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Getting off on the right foot at little caesars

Started this discussion. Last reply by David F. Dec 6, 2013. 4 Replies

Trouble finding work

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Rossnagel Jul 17, 2013. 12 Replies

Advice on girlfriends

Started this discussion. Last reply by Charles Smith Oct 20, 2010. 28 Replies

 

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David F. replied to Charles Smith's discussion Getting off on the right foot at little caesars
"Shy is fine at home.  You may need to get a bit of a job face vs home face.  That is not to be bossy but if you know that someone is doing something off, help them get back on.  That is not looking for people doing it wrong, it is…"
Dec 6, 2013
John replied to Charles Smith's discussion Getting off on the right foot at little caesars
"be enthusiastic and positive.. even a modest job is a stepping stone to the next thing. "
Dec 4, 2013
Will replied to Charles Smith's discussion Getting off on the right foot at little caesars
"You can get away with a lot of giving orders, w/o a bossy label, by being respectful as you do it. "Let's get this going." "Hey, we need more people to the front.  John?  Mary?""
Nov 27, 2013
Paul_of_TX replied to Charles Smith's discussion Getting off on the right foot at little caesars
"Best of luck. Sounds like the other guy has the upper hand with his past experience. Of course he could be the kind of person who thinks he already knows everything and doesn't need to learn how things are done differently her at the new place.…"
Nov 27, 2013
Charles Smith posted a discussion

Getting off on the right foot at little caesars

Hey EveryoneAfter looking for a permanent job for at least a year, I finally found a job at little caesars. The store I am working at is a brand new store and we are still training ( The official training starts on Monday) there is a contest to whom can get certified the fastest. I have competition in a co worker who has worked at pizza places for a while( I have no prior experience).I want to be the first gets a $25 gift card 2nd gets a free dinner ( Which is nice also) How should i go about…See More
Nov 27, 2013
Mark Rossnagel replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"Mass transit, car pool, etc. People all over find ways to get where they are going. Don't shoot yourself in the foot before you start the journey."
Jul 17, 2013
Mark Rossnagel replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"My only advice would be to continue to aim for the career that you want, but in the mean time do not shy away from a temporary job that will put bread on the table. I am a blacksmith and was told years ago while looking for an anvil, "Tell…"
Jul 17, 2013
Charles Smith replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"I'm still trying to find work but i have run into a problem. I can't seem to get any training in my town most of the training for what i would like to get skills (and potentially a job) are all in the next town i do not think my car could…"
Jul 16, 2013
Andrew Devey replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"Try to gain some experience by doing contract or freelance work. Sites like odesk.com have a long list of jobs needed. I just recently graduated in communications as well and gained most of my experience by volunteering. Maybe check out…"
Jun 27, 2013
Karl Helweg replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"Apply for even more jobs every time you get passed over. http://jobs.alaska.gov/ You could start your own radio station and drum up your own advertisement: http://www.fcc.gov/encyclopedia/low-power-fm-broadcast-radio-stations-lpfm"
Jun 25, 2013
David F. replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"Thats called writing a blog about what you do showing what you can do for a few years on the side to build up experience in this day and age. And as Shane said apply anyway. The job post is what they really really hope to find, not what they will…"
Jun 25, 2013
Charles Smith replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"Thanks for the advice guys. I have one question how do you deal with getting passed over. Recently when i have gone to interviews, I am told that i did fine in the interview but then get passed over when it comes to getting the job."
Jun 25, 2013
Charles Smith replied to William's discussion a change will do you good
"I would look for a position that is one step up from your current job with another company. If you can find one you can leverage that against your current employer to either give you a substantial raise or a promotion if they wont do that then you…"
Mar 1, 2013
Charles Smith replied to Chu Kim's discussion What Would You Do with 50,000?
"i have a few ideas. First off i would pay off my credit card and student loan debt (around 2,500 for the credit card and 22,000 for the student loan debt) Go on a seven day cruise with a little bit of it(lets say 2500 there) give 3,000 to my Fiance…"
Mar 1, 2013
Karl Helweg replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"I knew someone else with the same degree.  He worked for minimum wage for years.  There was always someone willing to do more for less just to get into the industry.  Now he runs a fruit stand.  I don't mean to be…"
Feb 21, 2013
Charles Smith replied to Charles Smith's discussion Trouble finding work
"They have told me what i can do. The problem is that a number of the jobs that this degree would apply toards require experience that i simply do not have yet"
Feb 21, 2013

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Lessons In Manliness: Richard

Posted on March 3, 2010 at 5:22pm 0 Comments

My posting is about a man named richard he is my step grandfather. I have to say that this man has always been able to give me good advice when i have needed it. When i was in high school, i sometimes did not do so well in my classes. When my mom and grand mother tryed to shame me into getting better grades Richard told me what i needed to help my grades improve.

Because of the cost of insurance i had to wait until i was 20 to get my full fledged driver's license. Richard had the…

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At 10:16am on August 30, 2010, Charles Smith said…
thanks guys
At 7:48pm on August 29, 2010, Michael S. Hilton said…
Happy birthday!
At 9:10am on August 29, 2009, thehuhman said…

Hope you have an awesome Birthday, today, Charles!
At 7:39am on August 29, 2009, Charles Smith said…
thanks guys the big 21 for me any first drink suggestions?
At 7:35am on August 29, 2009, Michael J. Austin said…
Here's hoping you have a most WONDERFUL birthday !!!!
 
 
 

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