Why didnt Officemax care about my college degree?
When I was in my mid 20's I spent two years working retail at Officemax, even tried going above and beyond, but when seeking a promotion, I got passed over for kids and even people who didnt work as gard, even though I had a college degree.
- diLv 44 weeks ago
Open your eyes and look around you - what are you doing at work? What are co-workers doing at work? What are the "kids" that get promoted doing at work that you are not doing at work? How do you interact with people - customers and co-workers alike? Workplace promotions are not about a level of education, they are about perceived work ethic, leadership skills, understanding the dynamics of the workplace, etc.
- Ranchmom1Lv 74 weeks ago
Having a degree does not necessarily translate to having the skills needed to succeed at another position in the company.
- Rick BLv 74 weeks ago
Not really sure what you are asking. Just because you have a college degree does not mean that you deserve a promotion.