Getting a Job without a Degree
I have worked very hard (probably harder than someone with a degree) to get where I am in my career. I started out as a data entry clerk and through my hard work, I have worked up to being a Contracts Manager. I am now looking to relocate and find a similar position at another company; however, I am finding it difficult to find a job due to not having a college education.
What can I do to show or prove to potential employers that I can do the job just as good as any other candidate?
Have you thought of doing a degree by distance learning?
You should also have to network with people to promote your work experience and highlight the accomplishment based Resume with potential backing from your colleagues for recommendations.
Any advice for someone searching for work during their first trimester of pregnancy? I currently work with a temp agency for income and am applying for my next role. From what I've read on the boards, it seems that most women are firmly established at their companies but I was forced to look for a new role outside of my former company due to a health condition. They were unwilling to move me to a different role within the company. Any suggestions on how to navigate the next 4-6 months before giving birth?
Any tips on how to ask for maternity leave policy when getting a job offer? I really want to make sure I'm going somewhere that has something decent but they aren't on this site yet and I can't find info online for it.
Being pregnant before being eligible for maternity leave, how will that work? I’m concerned about what will happen once I disclose this information to my boss. This is my first time being pregnant before reaching 1 year at any employer I’ve worked at. Advice is much appreciated!!
In June completed the final nail in the coffin, the end of my returnship with no offer. Since then, applied, network, nothing, no interviews, nothing. I've been trying to get back into the job market for many years to now, I am broke with no options.No idea what to do.... volunteered job fairs LI networking applications asked for help employment office, agencies endless posting on job sites temporary wk courses experts formulating resume & cover letter introductions friends/family referrals recruiters (they just ignore ems on follow up) signed lost
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