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Things that irk you......

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Chef2, Apr 20, 2017.

  1. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    I realized it's all automated and algorithms, but just how fucking difficult is it to get job search info correct on LinkedIn, Indeed, SimplyHired and all the rest?

    Me: <Search for digital marketing jobs>
    Job sites: Here are 20 over-the-road truck driver jobs.

    Me: <Search for public relations jobs>
    Job sites: Here are 30 KFC crew member openings in your area.

    Fucking bullshit.
    MileHigh and 2muchcoffeeman like this.
  2. Raven

    Raven Well-Known Member

    I've never known anyone to get hired from LinkedIn.
  3. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    I'm hitting every jobs board I can.
    MileHigh likes this.
  4. Slacker

    Slacker Well-Known Member

    Does your state unemployment office have a job board on its website? If so, check it out as a primary source. It could be an aggregate of of jobs from businesses that:
    • A) post with the state first, and maybe only there.
    • 2) are copied to the state board while posting to another board, and often show up first on the state board.
    • iii) also: Good Luck!
  5. rtse11

    rtse11 Active Member

    I've used those terms within quotes ("public relations"). It helps a little.
  6. TigerVols

    TigerVols Well-Known Member

    This site has some insights into LinkedIn:

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  7. Chef2

    Chef2 Well-Known Member

    A message to all of the people driving automobiles across America.

    The blinker. The clicker. The turn signal. That little stick on the side of your steering wheel that makes a little noise when activated.

    It's not there to hang a smelly tree from. It's not there to put rubber bands on or to wrap your little hair dealies around.

    It's there to let someone in front of you, to the side of you, or behind you know which way you're turning.

    Absence of the use of this whatever the FUCK you want to call it can create accidents, increased anger to the nth degree, and many vile curse words being including, but not limited to "STUPID MOTHER FUCKER" and "NO DRIVING FUCKING ASSHOLE".....

    This is all that I ask.

    Respectfully yours.

  8. swingline

    swingline Well-Known Member

    Well, it’s optional on some models, so ...
  9. Noholesinone

    Noholesinone Active Member

    What is?
  10. swingline

    swingline Well-Known Member

    Turn signal.

    That’s the joke.
  11. Oggiedoggie

    Oggiedoggie Well-Known Member

    Political signs have begun appearing in our neighborhood; all for one national candidate that will easily win this state.

    My wife is livid. “I’m going to have to say something to them! Not everybody in this neighborhood feels the same way! We should all agree to just have no signs! Either that, or I start putting bigger signs in our yard!”

    I spent much of my life as a dinosaur journalist who never put a sign out in my yard for anything, lest I be accused of taking a side. I’m used to limiting publicly expressing my political options. Among folks who know be, fine, but not in the public sphere.

    She’ll do what she wants to do. I’ve warned her that the reaction might bring a chill to otherwise friendly relationships. I think that it’s tempting nastiness or a fight that we won’t win. The potential cost/benefit ratio makes no sense to me.

    Hopefully, she’ll cool down, but her ire will just be sparked again if she walks the neighborhood. It’s a grand time to be isolating at home.
    OscarMadison likes this.
  12. ChrisLong

    ChrisLong Well-Known Member

    Show of hands: How many people decide who to vote for based on a yard sign?
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