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View Poll Results: Where I work, things are....
Insanely busy, and we're expanding rapidly. 9 16.98%
Happily busy, and we're adding jobs here and there, and raises are generally decent. 11 20.75%
Busy enough. We're not hiring, but we're doing fine and not worried. 10 18.87%
Barely busy. We're surviving decently, but raises and perqs are mere dreams. 9 16.98%
Not busy enough. A few layoffs, but we're also getting smaller through natural attrition. 7 13.21%
Hurting. Layoffs are happening, and it's tough. 1 1.89%
Job? JOB?!?! I just WISH I had a job! 6 11.32%
Working's for the proletariat. I'm not in the workforce. 0 0%
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Old 11-05-2010, 08:54 PM  
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How's Business?

Maybe this will get moved to DC, but I'm hoping it'll be seen as a chiefsplanet thing and not a politics thing.

How's business where you work? Is everybody busy and hiring? Are you shuddering under layoffs? Somewhere in the middle? I'm just curious how the economy is doing.
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:00 PM   #2
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:03 PM   #3
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:04 PM   #4
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I got very lucky a few months back and got hired on by a local company that is growing like crazy. I know that's way outside the norm though.
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:12 PM   #5
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Who just voted to say they're so busy they're adding jobs?
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:19 PM   #6
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WOAH! WOAH! WOAH!

Who just voted to say they're so busy they're adding jobs?

I should've made this a public poll and then told them to be sure their private message capacity is high.
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:19 PM   #7
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WOAH! WOAH! WOAH!

Who just voted to say they're so busy they're adding jobs?
My work has been hiring 5-10 people or so a week every week since I've been there. There are a few companies out there that are still hiring.
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:28 PM   #8
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:30 PM   #9
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We are very busy, but not hiring. We went a year w/o raises across the board (who knows about the execs). They laid off a few and everyone has had to pick up the extra duties. Volumes are at early 2008 levels, but over half is going overseas. All our material go into building materials and consumer goods.
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:40 PM   #10
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then again I am a the glass is empty type of guy
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:42 PM   #11
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:44 PM   #12
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:52 PM   #13
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Old 11-05-2010, 09:53 PM   #14
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Old 11-05-2010, 11:15 PM   #15
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Minus Zebedee, who is insanely busy but not hiring, it looks like we have a good opportunity to cancel out the jobless with the expanding companies...assuming, of course, we three jobless folks each meet the reqs for separate positions.
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