Is it virtually impossible to get a job in the UK now?
I am starting to loose patience. I have applied for over 30 bloody jobs and only two people have got bad to me. Im not even kidding. Am i doomed to never go to work ever again? If anyone from Birmingham is reading this, preferably an employer then please give me a job. Its verging on desperation now! Things are going to get bloody lol.
Asked By: sarah - 4/20/2009
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I am in Newport and despite being Wales' newest city the situation is the same here. We have 32 new jobs listed at the jobcentre against Birmingham's 56... More
Answered By: Tertia - 4/20/2009
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I am interested in finding this out aswell. BUT IM NOT INTERESTED IN PEOPLES ONLINE MONEY PROGRAMS.
Answered By: Jell - 4/20/2009
Heh, I'm not here to answer your question, but I'm in Solihull, pretty close to you, and I'm looking as well. I feel your pain!
Answered By: Antttt! - 4/20/2009
30 jobs eh? And now what, give up... More
Answered By: MarkEverest - 4/20/2009
Look it is never impossible to get a job - go self employed and to hell with any boss - Be the boss hunny.
Answered By: Mogs J - 4/20/2009
Well, I'd say that yes, it is very very difficult to find a job right now. Few companies are hiring, and because a lot of companies have already made redundancies, the competition is extremely tough... More
Answered By: Cari - 4/20/2009
bloody jobs. yep, your from england. I live in the united states and virtually nobody is hiring, if they are it is for crap wage and no benefits.
Answered By: Billy Cunningham - 4/20/2009
i found it next to impossible to get a job, i'm in birmingham as well, got turned down so many times... More
Answered By: insane_mad_maniak - 4/20/2009
just been made redundant and went to have my interview at rochdale job centre. What a joke there are only 12 full time jobs in the whole of rochdale, i can see why you are losing you patience, never mind just do the best you can and carry on something may turn up .... good luck thats all i can say x
Answered By: southy - 4/20/2009
If you've tried the usual route of job centre and agency's then have a look on gumtree, I applied for 5 and 2 got back to me. What sort of work are you looking for?
Answered By: kate - 4/20/2009
2 got back to you... how exactly can you not get a job... More
Answered By: TheMoneyGuide - 4/22/2009
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