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If you are an employer, would you hire a 25 or 35 year old woman who never had a job before? For an entry level position

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:48 AM on Aug. 25, 2010 in Money & Work

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  • Absolutely.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 10:48 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • depends on the job..too vague

    flipping burgers? sure
    brain surgery? no
    Zoeyis

    Answer by Zoeyis at 10:48 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Depending on what skills she had to match the entry level position. Everyone needs a chance in my book.
    ShelbysHope

    Answer by ShelbysHope at 10:49 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Im interested in this question as well, since I am almost 25 and have had 2 jobs, working at the gym daycare, and an office job for 1 month! Yikes, that'll be me in 10 years! Heres a bump!
    anikahaynes1

    Answer by anikahaynes1 at 10:50 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • It depends on the job and the requirements. It also depends on her availability and reliability... just like any other applicant.
    Memigen

    Answer by Memigen at 10:50 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • yeah, i would hire her before some teenager, and places hire irresponsible teenagers all the time. shes probably never had a job because of motherhood or something like that. maybe all her kids are in school now and shes bored. i know when all my kids are in school it will have been 10 years since i worked and i hope someone out there will give me a job.
    cassie_m

    Answer by cassie_m at 10:51 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • yeah, why not..i'm sure you could train her..she may not demand as much in pay starting out as someone with experience would
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 10:51 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • If I think the person is capable of successfullly doing the job then of course.
    reigndrops12689

    Answer by reigndrops12689 at 10:52 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Depends on the job.
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 10:52 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • ..oh..i'm not an employer btw..thats just my opinion
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 10:53 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

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