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If I see the same job advertised 1-4 months later, should I apply for it with the same resume?

I sometimes see the exact same job posting a few months later. I guess this happens because the previous hire didn't work out, or they're hiring another person for the exact same position. Is it OK to ...
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What do I put as my reason to leave?

As a minor last summer, I was illegally scheduled to work at my job. It was either resign or get fired for not being able to leave class in the morning to work. I'm applying for an internship and don'...
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What do you do when your boss ignores a request

I asked my boss whether I could look at some data that she collects from our registry. She initially asked whether there was a problem, but I replied that I just thought it would be interesting to ...
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Why did my employer not offer me a counter offer after he had said he would?

I'm asking this question hoping that you would shed some light. I've been working for this company for several years. Two months ago we had the salary review, which was unsatisfactory for me. The ...
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How Can a Team Leader Manage an Obnoxious Extrovert in a Programming Team of Introverts?

I'm a team leader in a software development team predominantly composed of introverts. Recently, we've had a new team member join us who's very extroverted and tends to talk excessively during work ...
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Platform for negotiations, correct wording and closing “blank spots”

Continuing this topic: Potential employer promised to give an answer but has not yet responded This is a great chance for me and I don’t want to miss it. Therefore, I plan to answer as quickly and as ...
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Should i go over my job recruiters head?

A recruiter reached out to me in September of 2023 to set up an interview for a startup company. I interview and they tell me they love me, but it will take about 2 weeks for HR to send me an offer ...
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How to answer pre screening question "do you have a car" if I currently don't but could get one?

I'm looking for work. A recruiter contacted me about a specific position. He's needs to know if I have a car. I don't currently, but if the jobs a good fit I have no issue buying one. Also the job is ...
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Should I mention in my resume I have written exploit code thats incorporated into MetaSploit framework?

I have worked in cybersecurity industry for close to a decade and gained proficiency in using the open source exploit framework of MetaSploit for automated pen testing of systems that I was authorized ...
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Potential employer promised to give an answer but has not yet responded [duplicate]

I found another group that I'm considering as a potential new place to work. The head of the laboratory sent me the following message: Name, greetings! My name is Dr. Surname. I am the head of this ...
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Should I get paid if my equipment that my job supplied defaults? [closed]

I have worked from home with the same company for two years in which they have supplied me with equipment. However, on April 2, 2022, my equipment went out on me, and I worked with it and did ...
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Does _anyone_ actually use "leetcode-style questions" in interviewing?

This may be a rant rather than a question; apologies... As an interviewer, I would want to know if the interviewee can understand a spec for a real-world task; ask questions where it's incomplete; ...
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How to politely ask your manager if they think you are not good enough?

I have recently (3 months) joined a junior position, and am completely new to the corporate sector, hence, not very savvy in corporate communications. My official manager and work manager are ...
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Asking about role level flexibility during an interview

I am in the biotech field, and I'm interviewing for a junior position. While I'm excited about the opportunity, my experience and qualifications may align more closely with a higher level. The role is ...
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Seeking insight on work environment [closed]

I recently joined a healthcare institution of about 5000 employees as an Information Security Officer (my boss being CIO) and have encountered several situations that have led me to question the ...
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My workplace is turning my role from a contractor into an employee with a significant pay cut. Is that normal?

I work for a startup and they have applied for a grant that would cover part of my salary an employee. I'm a contractor right now making $38.50/hour (which works out to about $75k/year). Starting next ...
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For a job application, I've been asked to provide code samples but they need to fit certain criteria

I'm applying for a job at a large web agency. It is a senior role, focus is front-end, but there is an element of back-end PHP too. Anyway, I've had the preliminary interview and they've now requested ...
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I'm confused about my new job because it's not my domain should I quit?

I'm new to the healthcare industry (22). I want to do medical coding and have been preparing for about one month. A few days ago I attended an interview at a private healthcare sector and they offered ...
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Using one Background Check account for 2 entities

We have 2 entities now under us and seeing if we can use the same background check account that we utilize for both. I just want to make sure we are in compliance.
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Request a copy of reference from previous company?

I applied for new job, I was hired and awaiting references from my two previous companies. After month of waiting, I have been rejected by the new company based on (which I believe the previous ...
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How to politely say that I am not doing extra work after back to the office policies?

Our workplace decided that to support the economy we needed to be back in the office and therefore reduce our time working from home. They are very firm on this policy and very touchy about any ...
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Is it a good idea to lie about your current or last salary to get a low paying job?

I was laid off from my last job due to restructuring. My salary at my last job was about 1.4 mn Rupees / yr. I have been on lookout for new job since last 6 months but I am not successful so far due ...
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For software engineer positions, in addition Leetcode-style questions, how likely are library specific questions (if listed on resume)?

I'm in the process of updating my resume and preparing for a job change. I'm interested in pursuing a software engineering position, and I'm wondering about listing libraries on my resume. I developed ...
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Promoted to Supervisor...hard feelings from subordinates

I work in a specialized accounting field. I have over 25 years of work experience with the last 10 being exactly in the same industry and position that I am currently in. I started a new job/position/...
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Embarrassment at work caused by a supervisor's reaction due to my shingles disease

I was recently diagnosed with shingles, I've done everything I've been advised to do by a doctor to minimize contact at work. Due to where the shingles has developed doctor has advised me I can return ...
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Can I expect a redundancy payment when the 2 year anniversary of starting is within my notice period?

I'm being made redundant with PILON. My 2 year anniversary of starting with the company falls within the contracted notice period. Can I expect a statutory redundancy payment?
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Company wants to revert my working hours to previous arrangement

I had a contract as a home shopping driver, and I worked Sunday evenings until 10pm, and Monday through Thursday from 7am until 2pm. However, for a few months, I started working Sunday mornings ...
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Writing a Gantt Chart as someone with severe ADHD

I am currently designing an educational video game as part of a wider research project. I've been tasked with being the only programmer, the marketer, the bug fixer, the funding manager and the grant ...
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Another manager is insisting on talking to my team, thank you they are in the wrong [closed]

Start from two different teams office for lunch. Two staff on one team misunderstood what was happening it was a serious incident of sharing a public video in the office. The staff didn’t reveal it ...
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how do I go beyond automated black box job application rejection mails and find out actual reason of rejection?

Getting a job application rejection is okay, perhaps better than not getting any communication whatsoever from the company that one applied for. Getting the rejected result mail from a no-reply ...
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How to avoid accidentally sharing proprietary information when working for a competitor of a former employer?

I worked for Company A on Product X, with intimate knowledge of its implementation as well as in-development features. My contract with A included a confidentiality agreement (with a survivorship ...
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Client is ending the contract with my company, gave me an unusual offer to work for them directly

I am an FTE for an xyz company. I work as a contractor at my xyz company's client location. I have been working for this client for some time now, more than 6 years and all of the executives from this ...
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The two week notice [closed]

I was wondering, do you have to give a two week notice to take a vacation? I want to take a vacation but they told me that I have to give a written notice before the 15th
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(How) Should I tell the company why I declined their offer and accepted another offer?

I am applying for a new job. I am leaving my current employer after just 1 year because of a really bad working atmosphere - I feel I just don't fit there (details don't matter here). Three weeks ago ...
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How does Withholding work for a foreign company?

I'm an American citizen who's applied for a remote job for a company based in Dubai. The job agent asked for my desired payrate, but I didn't know how to answer. Normally I would mention a certain ...
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Successful project being taken by higher ranking VP - feel demoralized

Just the title really; Successful project being taken by higher ranking VP and I'm being asked to go back to my regular duties - I feel completely demoralized. Around Christmas, this huge gap was ...
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Remote Interviews, Face-to-Face Offers

As the title suggests, I had 4 rounds of interview which includes (two technical exams and interview, behavioral interview, culture fit interview) fortunately passed them all. I had a call that the ...
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What is the impact of taking a job in a less prestigious field? [closed]

I am working for aerospace place right now but it's inconsistent work, I got offered a position in a less prestigious area(agriculture) with somewhat similar work but in a different domain/application....
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Should I disclose a mental disorder that's been impacting my job to HR/my boss?

There is an existing question about depression in a different situation (job seeking), and the answers are mostly about the obligation to disclose it and clearance issues, which is not really what I'm ...
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Received an email from my company includes revert with 6 months contract extension [closed]

My seaman boyfriend received an email says please be so kind to revert with 6 months contract extension he is under probation period. What does it mean?
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Mileage reimbursement advice

I'm an administrative assistant at a small law firm and part of my job involves running errands for the office, such as picking up supplies or filing documents at the courthouse. This often requires ...
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Overlapping of relieving date with joining date

I have worked for 3 companies 1st company from Dec 8, 2016 to June 23, 2021 2nd company from June 24, 2021 to 0ct 21, 2021 3rd company from Oct 6, 2021 to April 16, 2024 (**Overlap) I have given an ...
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waiting on another interview before accepting [duplicate]

I recently got a call to accept a verbal offer for a job I was interested in. The hiring manager followed up with an email asking me to reply with my acceptance before they send over a written offer ...
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Approach Sales Manager about fake reference list

I work for a manufacturing company (in EU), and it has come to my attention that the Sales Manager issued a reference list for a project on which I worked as a Senior Engineer. Upon review, I ...
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Can i ask for compensation or I can i request unemployment? [closed]

I do remote work and have a company desktop computer that was sent to me. The computer has no longer powered on since early March. I was able to tape it and rig it to work a few hours before it would ...
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Am I being over anxious in thinking?

I have worked at my current workplace for 3 years. I enjoy my work. The company has two main departments, as well as accounts department and HR department. When I first started the job, the job was ...
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Executives are pressing me to take over another managers team [closed]

I am relatively new to this company I currently manage a team of cloud engineers. The manager of the managed services team left due to a dispute over team compensation. I have managed a global team of ...
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Response to Deliberately Vague Review Feedback

Background first: I've been crushing it since I landed at this team a year and change ago. The team lead left, I took their responsibility on, and I've excelled--deliberately so, as in tech there is a ...
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For a a cover letter what's an appropriate salutation line for someone I know but have had a disagreement with

A colleague in a university department where I previously held a temporary position recently notified me of a job posting for which I am a good match. According to the job posting, which was signed by ...
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How to make productive use of short breaks between meetings?

I've moved from a more technical role to a Product Owner role a while back, and have been picking up additional responsibilities, including being a PO for a second team, as the time went on in the ...
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