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December 5, 2013

Walmart applicants

Please consider this before you go on strike for higher pay at your burger job.  The there are a lot of people looking for scarce jobs.  For example, the Washington DC Wal-Mart had 23000 applicants for 600 openings.  You’re more likely to get accepted into Harvard than land a Wal-Mart job in DC.  If that confuses you, our elected representatives can’t do the math either.

Would you like fries with that?
~_~_
Rob

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  1. December 5, 2013 4:44 pm

    There is no job that is beneath me. And should the need arise I would work for minimum wage (or below) again. I am worth more than most because I have the ability to hustle, a brain that seeks efficient ways to do things, and an attitude that no matter what job I am doing I am going to be the best at it I can be.

    I have worked a few minimum wage jobs. It was a long time ago, and they weren’t minimum wage for long. That is the point. These are starter jobs, not career destinations.

    To those that walked off the job today, I would like to say enjoy your time looking for a job tomorrow, because I am just betting that there are some that are willing to do what you do and are going to be better at it.

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