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Sharing so it doesn’t happen to you… I was approached by a reputable company inviting me to apply for a position after seeing my info on LI. I was told it would be a MS Teams interview but chat based … more

Is any company still hiring at all 🤔……. I'm tired, I’m depressed and I’m about to lose my house and everything. I need a job everyone please help 🙏🏾

Hi, please guide how well to prepare for a skill interview with Accenture. What to expect?

Starting to look for IT PM roles as I am getting out of the military. There aren’t many government/contractor roles in my area though I’m at a fairly busy base (prefer onsite). A recruiter contacted m… more

Seeking New Opportunity: Experienced Talent Acquisition Professional I’m willing to provide a very Lucrative referral bonus.

If anyone would be willing to provide a referral and it ends up as an offer. I’m willin… more

Currently a software engineer but I feel like I would thrive more in a people facing role. I honestly believe my interactions it what has propelled me in my career.
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Recruiters please be up front. How should I be trying to make connections to land interviews? I get ghosted 7 times out of 10, a generic response 2 times out of 10 and then maybe something a little he… more

I just passed a technical interview with Meta and am moving on to the next interview round. I’m looking for advice on preparation from those familiar with their process. Is the behavioral more importa… more

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Question to the recruiters, How many candidates do you usually give a hiring manager for a particular position?

Recruiters - genuine question. How important are the sex/gender/age/race-based questions on applications? Am I actually less likely to get a job if I answer them? I usually leave any optional questions like that blank, is that preventing me from getting work? I'm F, in my early 30's, and Black. Please spill the tea.

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Hi All, I interviewed for L63 Senior Supply chain planner role and an L61 Supply chain manager role both under CSCP team. Not sure what I’m missing here but I was offered 153k base pay for L63 and 150k base pay for L61.
Is the difference in sign on and stock I’m guessing ?

Currently I’m a L5 supp… more

Passed 3 different technical interviews over several weeks, just got a four-sentence email letting me know I didn't pass the "culture fit" interview yesterday with the VPs who I would've worked under but barely interacted with. Recruiters....what did I do wrong? I just want to work 😭

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Hello, as a data scientist in pursuit of a data science role, How can I display coachability in application.

Is there a way to tell while in, or after the interview, if the job is real or not? Met with a recruiter yesterday who seemed like he cared so little about me, my qualifications, the position, and the… more

Me doing interviews today...my zoom background is the only defense between professionalism and candidates realizing I'm sitting in my bed, in my pajamas.

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What are the things that matter most to you in life? For me, focus is key. That's why I've made a list of the top things I can't imagine my life without. From my family to my sleep routine, thes… more

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Hey recruiters! Be real with us here, what makes you decide you need 'someone like' the candidate you just spoke with? Cuz maybe you should just believe there's no one like me, and give me the chance for once?

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Hey! How many pages should a standard tech resume have? 1 or 2? I have a lot of experience from different companies and it takes 2 pages to cover. Wonder if it's better to just keep the super impo… more

Wait, am I jobless because I am single?! :D

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I've been unemployed for the last seven months. I finally got a job as an entry-level data analyst, but my salary ($60K) is worse than what I was making before I got laid off. Should I just take i… more

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LOL if only it was this easy. Recruiters, what's a quality that makes you instantly want to hire someone for the job?

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My visa is F-1 OPT STEM and I have 1 more year to the end date of my current visa status. In this case, do recruiters filter out candidates like me based on visa issue? Just feel like super hard to fi… more

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I’ve received a job offer and curios to know…is a company’s 401k matching in CA negotiable? Thanks!

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I am a supervisor making 62K (30 reports). I have been offered to backfill my managers position at 73K (125 reports). The range provided in job post: 73-83K. My concern is that my backfill for my curr… more

Has anyone ever posted a job indicating "Please do not apply unless you meet the qualifications"?

I'm just curious because I think I am getting every application from fast food, to delive… more

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What are some red flags I should be on the lookout for when interviewing?

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I was offered a job this week and I was extremely excited. They asked me to come in for an hour yesterday to fill out paperwork so I can get started on Monday. This paperwork included a 22-page employ… more

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🫨What Shocks You? 🫨 Recruiters, what was the most shocking thing a candidate has said or done during an interview?

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So, if I just put AI expert on my resume I can get a job at Facebook without having to talk to anyone?

"Hot AI Job Market Means Meta Is Offering Jobs Without Interviews, Zuck Emailing Candidates HimselfIf y… more

Why do employers have such a ridiculous list of requirements for entry or lower-level positions? The salaries never match the requirements employers are asking for either

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How is the life at Siemens energy to work for at Orlando location?

Can anyone tell my why a company would ask for date of birth on an application? Doesn't feel appropriate due to potential discrimination.

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What do tech recruiters even do? Besides miss meetings and ghost clients without warning?

Should I put my business info on my linked in profile under employment? I have a full time 9-5 , but I am also a part time business owner in an unrelated field (No conflicts of interest) .

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