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Old 09-09-2011, 06:23 PM
 
Location: Grass Valley,CA.
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Finally snagged an interview for a "good" job with decent pay and union benefits. Im 110% qualified for this position. The competition will be fierce, wish me luck!
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Old 09-09-2011, 08:17 PM
 
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Old 09-09-2011, 08:31 PM
 
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Best of luck!
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Old 09-09-2011, 08:37 PM
 
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Good luck!
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Old 09-10-2011, 10:54 AM
 
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Great news AB. Sounds like this job is made for you. Please keep us posted as interview day draws near. We're rooting for you!
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Old 09-10-2011, 02:35 PM
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Finally snagged an interview for a "good" job with decent pay and union benefits. Im 110% qualified for this position. The competition will be fierce, wish me luck!
I;m glad you have a opportunity to sell yourself from applying to a job but try not to get too excited and remember it's only a interview where you maybe competing with several people. Also most decide to hire based on your personality in the interview not how qualified you are for the job.

Good Luck on the interview.
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Old 09-11-2011, 12:56 PM
 
Location: Grass Valley,CA.
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I;m glad you have a opportunity to sell yourself from applying to a job but try not to get too excited and remember it's only a interview where you maybe competing with several people. Also most decide to hire based on your personality in the interview not how qualified you are for the job.

Good Luck on the interview.
Thanks,all. This is a blue-collar union job, so looks and personality arent much of a factor. This company is VERY choosy about hiring so my squeaky-clean record is a big plus.
I have no illusions however, I will be competing with younger men and women.
Now it's on to the interview!
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Old 09-11-2011, 06:37 PM
 
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You can do it aquaboy!!!! Go and get em!!!
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Old 09-11-2011, 07:32 PM
 
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Finally snagged an interview for a "good" job with decent pay and union benefits. Im 110% qualified for this position. The competition will be fierce, wish me luck!
We are all rooting for you buddy. If I remember right, you have been out of work for over a year. I hope you get the job.
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Old 09-12-2011, 12:15 PM
 
Location: Grass Valley,CA.
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Thanks, all. I really appreciate the support. I'll let you folks know as soon as I get some feedback.
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