11,230 People Attended 1 Job Fair For Just 250 Positions

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  1. Suburban Gal

    Suburban Gal (formerly Elizabeth) Banned

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    If you think 1,600 people appling for 1 meter reading job is shocking, you ain't seen nothing yet.

    Kuwait just held its very first virtual job job online and welcomed more than than 11,230 job-seeking visitors across 5 days and they only had 250 jobs to fill. :eek:

    See: http://www.ameinfo.com/184657.html
     
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  3. MuggleBug

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    Insane! We have a new indoor water park near where I live and over 700 people showed up for 1 position.
     
  4. Peachyness

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    Wow!!! What a scary time for teachers and non teachers....
     
  5. scienceteach82

    scienceteach82 Cohort

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    Geez...
     
  6. Suburban Gal

    Suburban Gal (formerly Elizabeth) Banned

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    :lol: That's the first thing I said when I read that article.
     
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    wow.....
    that's a lot of people
    now i really hope the economy is going up
     
  8. Major

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    You really don't wont to work in Kuwait or Oman.......... During my corporate (oil exploration) days I've been to both numerous times....

    But if you do go...... have the absolute perfect attitude........:)
     

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