Posted On: June 09, 2011 11:05:18 PM |
Name: Prashanna Maharjan
Comments: Hi Valerie. I am from Nepal. Used to work at the Singapore Marriott but lost my job about 9 months back. I also have a wife and kid who are Singapore citizens. Haven't even seen them for 6 months now. Get to talk to them a few times every week. I wrote about how it's all affecting me and my family. Please feel free to read and would love any advice. Thank you.
Posted On: January 03, 2011 06:05:10 AM |
Comments: I want to say I love your blog and I had lost my Job in Dec. of 2009 and I still am yet to find one today. I am making a little bit of money by making my own site, though it is not enough to take care of my family. The irony of it all is that to make money I started a website to help people find jobs. The site is working for them I am just in an area where all my family lives and jobs are few and far between. I need to move to better place but that is hard when you can't sell your house. Any way the site I made is free for all to use because I know how expensive it can be just looking. Especially when the closest town is 11 miles away. My site is http://www.Niedersjobs.com if you want to check it out, it has <a href="http://www.niedersjobs.com">Free Local Job Search"</a>. Well thank you for reading this and keep writing.
Posted On: September 05, 2010 07:57:36 PM |
Name: Karl Bakla
Comments: I wasn't laid off but two years ago my hours were cut to almost zero. Part of me feels like a total loser & depressed that I can't provide for my family like I used to, but with the extra time I have I use it to take care of the household chores, & focus on art. The biggest upside is I feel like I have more time for my kids & I'm more patient with them.
Posted On: August 10, 2010 04:58:38 PM |
Comments: Wow. This is a real eye opener! People are still having trouble finding jobs and small businesses are still struggling in this economy. There's a great site out there helping people find jobs. It's called Turn US Around. Not only are they helping people they also help small businesses find grants and students find scholarships. I'd definitely suggest checking it out. www.TurnUSAround.com
Posted On: July 20, 2010 07:05:19 PM |
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Posted On: June 16, 2010 01:30:02 AM |
Name: Wurdz 4 Thought
Comments: I found your article very interesting. Especially the part about how people define themselves by their careers.
Posted On: June 09, 2010 06:00:24 AM |
Comments: I know finding a job is always hard but once you get an interview preparing for it shouldn't be hard. Hired4sure.com is an online database of job interview questions sorted by the industry and company where questions have been asked. Please post questions you have received at http://hired4sure.com/newquestion.aspx or check out the site to prepare for your next interview.
Posted On: February 18, 2010 09:59:29 AM |
Comments: Here's another blog about unemployment:
Posted On: January 21, 2010 08:00:34 PM |
Comments: Can I shamelessly link to my blog about being laid off from here?
I certainly hope so:
Posted On: December 09, 2009 05:31:38 PM |
Name: Find Job
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Posted On: October 07, 2009 03:54:35 AM |
Comments: http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/video?id=7050811 Link reposted
Here is where you can contact and he says Chuck to let him know what you think.
Watch his video then send him an e-mail. Please pass this address along. We should load it down NOW. I basically said you were in the video. If it wasn't true you should take it up with channel 7 New York. If it was true you should be more on the news about it to bring the good news to ALL. If not I told him to help bring it to the floor immediately. It lets you leave a comment of 1086 characters. PLEASE PASS IT ALONG TO ALL!!!!!!!
Posted On: August 06, 2009 09:37:50 PM |
Comments: I was laid off by Sears a year ago,but I gota share my good news with others.... for real online work from home programs you can go to http://www.haveyoubeenlaidofflikeme.blogspot.com or http://www.showmehowtomakemoneyathome.blogspot.com or http://www.thelegitonlinejobss.blogspot.com (this one was featured on Oprah a year ago)
i do not own or operate these blogs but i have used their reviews and advice and i make almost 600 a week for the past 6 weeks at home and online while able to be with my little ones... good luck
Posted On: July 15, 2009 08:54:19 PM |
Name: TATTOO MIKE
Comments: Let me get started by first saying, "I'm not political, I don't follow any government or any man-made institution." I am a naturalist, and only follow what is right and respectful of nature first and foremost. The human race is on the bottom of my list, but if it is salvation they seek and an enhanced life, I offer this solution:
Legalize the use of Industrial hemp. Hemp can be used to reduce costs of manufacturing, increase the durability of products, cure our economy...possibly the world economy. Hemp has many uses and before I get into details, let me make it perfectly clear for all the people who have been fooled or brainwashed by misinformation. Hemp is not a drug; you can not get high from hemp. Hemp is the male strain of cannabis and contains virtually no THC. Marijuana on the other hand, is the female strain of cannabis and is a plant which grows in the ground, which if you so happen to eat it's fruit or set the fruit on fire it produces some side effects, which are better than the side effects of Alcohol or Tobacco, which the government shoves down our throats to get rich. I know first hand the effects of alcohol on the body. I had a former roommate that nearly died twice from sclerosis of the liver because of his addiction. I myself am dealing with pain on a daily basis from the combination of my bleeding ulcers and Acid Reflux Disease (ARD). It is hypocritical that the U.S. Constitution and the Declaration of Independence was drawn up on 100% pure hemp paper. Even Christopher Columbus who sailed here in 1492 had hemp sails, hemp rope rigging, hemp caulking, and even hemp clothes.
Henry Ford had a dream...A dream of growing cars from the ground with a majority of the car consisting of hemp. In fact, in 1941 he made a car that was comprised of hemp and ran off of hemp oil. For those of you who don't know, hemp is four times lighter and ten times stronger than steel. With that kind of structural integrity wouldn't you want your children to be safe and sound behind the wheel of one of those virtually indestructible machines? We even have the technology levels to produce: concrete, siding, roofing materials, carpets, fiber board, plywood, lumber, food sources, clothing, plastics and several other materials comprised of hemp. With uses such as those I listed, we could end world hunger. No man, woman, or child would be left hungry, homeless, or without clothes.
All it takes is one person to stand up and fight for humanity. The question is will you stand and fight the good cause with me or will you sit back and do nothing?
Posted On: April 28, 2009 08:07:31 PM |
Name: Chuck Lin
Comments: Economic downturns are a good thing for some people who use them to start businesses or find new careers. For others they literally kill. My marriage is dead thanks to unemployment, but my business is starting to do OK.
Posted On: March 17, 2009 09:56:41 PM |
Name: Daniel Durazo
Comments: We've started a new show at SmallPlateRadio.com called Job Search Radio. Each Monday at 1pm eastern (11am pacific), we feature guests who are experts in the art and science of finding a job. Listen live and participate by submitting questions or download the podcast for listening later or on the go.
Posted On: March 13, 2009 03:33:02 PM |
Comments: I am a statistic of the many people laid off this year. I never thought it would affect me? I had spent 3 years at this company. But I took the following steps though to turn it into a great opportunity...using the Web to advance my career.
Posted On: February 25, 2009 07:18:30 PM |
Comments: I got laid off in January. I have started working from home while i wait for those calls to come in too. I am making some pretty good money only after a month. you can check it out. I posted on my blog
Posted On: December 20, 2008 07:22:52 AM |
Name: Kurt Conder
Comments: I was recently laid off and found www.linktogether.com. Great source for designers if you want to go out on your own.
Posted On: October 05, 2008 09:03:33 AM |
Name: Thandi Zulu
Comments: Hi, to be laid off is not a good thing mostly if you did not think that it happen you, I do not know who need support, I have my site below to help others if you know any body who need Career opportunity let them know about my website
Posted On: June 13, 2008 07:47:34 AM |
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