update: I got caught lying about a sick day

Here’s an update from the letter-writer last month who got caught lying about being sick in order to watch the eclipse: Thanks for publishing my letter. I appreciate your response and the comments everyone left. The probationary period is standard in the industry, going back to when my father first started decades ago. It is […]

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update: why should employers care about my long commute?

Remember the letter-writer in 2015 who asked why employers seemed concerned about his two-hour commute? Here’s the update. I’m the letter-writer from “Why should employers care about my long commute?” which was posted a little over two years ago now. The good news is that about six months after you posted my letter I was able to find a […]

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