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  •  When employers have far more applications for (1+ / 0-)
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    a position than needed, the first pass review of applicants is which ones to immediately  throw out from further consideration.  This is done to get the pool of applicants down to a manageable size.  If the long term unemployed look the same as those with undisclosed time in prison, this could further discourage some employers from considering the long term unemployed.

    The most important way to protect the environment is not to have more than one child.

    by nextstep on Sat Feb 15, 2014 at 01:34:51 PM PST

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