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How do I explain my 4 year career break when re-entering corporate after taking a break to study and work on my own?

I hope you find something good soon! The words you are using: intimidating, demotivated, drained easily... suggest some personal tendencies which are less common and so perhaps not understood by ...
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Can a job change my position and lower pay after hiring me?

In Europe definitely something like this would not be allowed. But since you mention dollars I guess you are based in the US or Canada. I am not familiar with the American legislation, but I think ...
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Can a job change my position and lower pay after hiring me?

If you are talking about a job with dynamically assigned hours and hourly pay, such as restaurant staff, they may not be able to cut your hourly pay but, unless your contract says otherwise, they can ...
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Can a job change my position and lower pay after hiring me?

It's unlikely that your employer can unilaterally reduce you pay, however, it is likely, if there is a legitimate business need, that they are able to give you what is basically an ultimatum of being ...
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How do I jump ship?

It depends on the country and on the circumstances. I have worked in country where it had happened exactly on this way. We were all black workers. But not that is the usual way in the current ...
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How do I jump ship?

Is it normal to just resign without anything signed on paper? It's something I would never suggest and something I think all people on TWP agree on (only give notice when you have a signed contract). ...
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How do I jump ship?

Contact your potential new employer by whatever the most direct means you have available is (i.e. phone is better than email) and tell that you'll have to delay starting unless they get you a formal ...
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How to engineer a lateral move

First move: go talk to those other projects about whether they're interested in bringing you in. Also, to support that or as backup, see if your company has internal job listings that might give you ...
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