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 Post subject: Accepting a New Job in This Economy
Posted: Thu Jan 29, 2009 7:32 am 

Joined: Tue Feb 21, 2006 5:19 pm
Posts: 17

i might be getting an offer from a company. i already have a job (in the same area) but looking to move. but, in this economy when layoff happens new people, i'd think, are on the chopping blocks first. but, then again, if a company is willing to hire in this economy, i would think they're in good shape.

what do you guys think? shall i accept it (if it is offered, that is)?

 Post subject: Re: Accepting a New Job in This Economy
Posted: Thu Jan 29, 2009 7:34 pm 

Joined: Wed Aug 20, 2003 11:47 am
Posts: 47
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
I don't know - never underestimate the stupidity capacity of management. I once worked for a company in which we moved to a new facility. They made modifications to the building and signed a 10 year lease. Planning to be there for a I while I thought... Two months later, they closed the facility and laid everyone off. I had worked there 6 months at the time. We were all told on December 21, 2001. Merry Christmas!!

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