How to Really Read Job Ads

© Copyright Dagmar Rakos Here is a translation what you can REALLY expect whenever you see one of these in a Classifieds Careers/Jobs section:   “extremely busy environment” -> translation: *We are understaffed.* “can work independently” -> translation: *Don’t expect any support from us!* “provide assurance and consulting services to our clients” -> translation: *You are an extremely skillful liar!* “stamina to work long hours” -> translation: *In other words you are expected to be a cross between a jackass, a camel and an ox!* “willing to work hard” -> translation: *Slavery, the legal way.* “outstanding customer support service” -> … Read more