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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
PostPosted: Tue September 05, 2017 11:22 pm 
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I was contacted about a job that I applied for over 5 years ago. :?

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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CopperTom wrote:
I was contacted about a job that I applied for over 5 years ago. :?

good luck, tom

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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CopperTom wrote:
I was contacted about a job that I applied for over 5 years ago. :?


Will they give you back pay?


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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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CopperTom wrote:
I was contacted about a job that I applied for over 5 years ago. :?

Hahaha what

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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I'm not going to respond. Why would they even save my resume / application?

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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I'm not going to respond. Why would they even save my resume / application?

A lot of companies hold onto resumes for a good amount of time, at least in my general group of industries... It's a way of avoiding having to go through an extended search process when there's open positions. I know a couple software engineers from my old company that were hired that way. The hiring manager cold called them and offered them better jobs than whatever they were doing so everyone ends up happy. The company gets someone thsy don't have to put through (another) rigorous screening process because they already did it and the new employees got better money in a job they know they're qualified for. That said, five years is a long time.

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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I got the job.

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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I got the job.

Awesome news!!!!

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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It is. But I feel a little weird about it because it's a slight pay cut (as in 2.8%). But I'm gonna be able to tolerate the job a lot more.

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

amen

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

what will you be doing in this new gig?

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

what will you be doing in this new gig?

Lots of legal reporting stuff regarding people not paying their debts.

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
lennytheweedwhacker wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

what will you be doing in this new gig?

Lots of legal reporting stuff regarding people not paying their debts.

do you need an assistant?

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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
lennytheweedwhacker wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

what will you be doing in this new gig?

Lots of legal reporting stuff regarding people not paying their debts.

Sounds evil

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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theplatypus wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
lennytheweedwhacker wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

what will you be doing in this new gig?

Lots of legal reporting stuff regarding people not paying their debts.

Sounds evil

he has embraced capitalist america

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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theplatypus wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
lennytheweedwhacker wrote:
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theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

what will you be doing in this new gig?

Lots of legal reporting stuff regarding people not paying their debts.

Sounds evil

Meh

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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lennytheweedwhacker wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
lennytheweedwhacker wrote:
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theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

what will you be doing in this new gig?

Lots of legal reporting stuff regarding people not paying their debts.

do you need an assistant?

I'll let you know

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 Post subject: Re: my friend just interviewed for a job and feels sick now
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LoathedVermin72 wrote:
lennytheweedwhacker wrote:
LoathedVermin72 wrote:
lennytheweedwhacker wrote:
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theplatypus wrote:
Mental health > 2.8% moneys. Just buy a couple fewer blu rays a month

Agreed but I will not reduce my purchases. Also I figure with this job I won't be leaving early all the time so I'll make up what I lose.

what will you be doing in this new gig?

Lots of legal reporting stuff regarding people not paying their debts.

do you need an assistant?

I'll let you know

cool, thanks...and a roommate you will need a roommate

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