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Getting Fired Survival Guide – Overcoming the Wrongful Reasons People get Fired

Worried about layoffs, or getting fired? Learn five tips for getting back on the job market, and surviving a wrongful firing.
Dear Salary Sally,
As an aspiring fashion magazine editor, I’m not the kind of gal to call in sick. In fact, I probably qualify as a workaholic. It’s the only way to get noticed at a fashion magazine, after all. The pay is dreadfully low, so you have to be passionate and work hard if you want to succeed in the biz and earn a hefty salary.
I always come in early, am the last one to leave and work my butt off in between. In fact, it took three summers of running errands in three-inch pumps and fetching Starbucks for the higher ups before an editor noticed me and I got a real job offer. I jumped at the opportunity to work as an assistant editor and was sure I was on my way to the top.

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Originally posted by Candice A

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Posted January 28, 2011 by

Getting Fired Survival Guide – Overcoming the Wrongful Reasons People get Fired

Worried about layoffs, or getting fired? Learn five tips for getting back on the job market, and surviving a wrongful firing.
Dear Salary Sally,
As an aspiring fashion magazine editor, I’m not the kind of gal to call in sick. In fact, I probably qualify as a workaholic. It’s the only way to get noticed at a fashion magazine, after all. The pay is dreadfully low, so you have to be passionate and work hard if you want to succeed in the biz and earn a hefty salary.
I always come in early, am the last one to leave and work my butt off in between. In fact, it took three summers of running errands in three-inch pumps and fetching Starbucks for the higher ups before an editor noticed me and I got a real job offer. I jumped at the opportunity to work as an assistant editor and was sure I was on my way to the top.

Continue reading …
Article courtesy of PayScale.com where you can get accurate, real-time salary reports based on your job title, location, education, skills and experience.

Originally posted by Candice A

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