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Old 14.07.2019, 11:05
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Re: Recurring unemployment

Some people just have a different sense of humour and, in this case, I think, of parody, that's all. What seems stupid to one is wit and joking to another. What seems mean and nasty to one is cameraderie to another. And vice versa. It's okay if someone beats a different drum.

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Old 14.07.2019, 13:51
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Re: Recurring unemployment

Hi, I have been on RAV for a year, then I got a part time job at a cheese stall, c20%, this counts as a ‘between job’ rather than a real job with the ALK, so they just deduct my cheese shop pay from my Arbeitslosgeld, and add the equivalent days to my time. (As I get paid just over half the hourly rate I used to, every day I work only counts as half a day extra time, and they do not do half days... last month I had 1.9 days or work, so they deducted 1.9 days pay (what I was paid) and added one day to my time. Bit peed off with that to be honest).
Anyway, I would take them up on it, in fact I was thinking of going into my closest coop and asking if they needed a part time assistant. Yes, it is not genetics research, and does not pay nearly as much, but I am really getting something out of going to ANY job and being a productive member of society again. And the knowledge that I only have c5 months left on RAV is really spurring me on to get any job that means I can pay my bills and not be on social (I hope to apply for citizenship in two years so avoiding social is very important).
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Old 14.07.2019, 18:37
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In the FAQ of www.arbeit.swiss

Sie müssen grundsätzlich jede Arbeit unverzüglich annehmen. Unzumutbar und somit von der Annahmepflicht ausgenommen ist eine Arbeit, die ...

den üblichen Arbeitsbedingungen nicht entspricht;nicht angemessen auf Ihre Fähigkeiten oder auf Ihre bisherige Tätigkeit Rücksicht nimmt (gilt nicht für unter 30-Jährige);nicht Ihren persönlichen Verhältnissen entspricht (Alter, Gesundheit, Familie);einen Arbeitsweg von täglich mehr als 4 Stunden notwendig macht;den Wiedereinstieg in Ihren Beruf erschwert, falls darauf in absehbarer Zeit eine Aussicht besteht;Ihnen einen Lohn einbringt, der geringer ist als 70% des versicherten Verdienstes, es sei denn, Sie erhalten Kompensationszahlungen im Rahmen eines Zwischenverdienstes

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You must always accept any work immediately. Unreasonable and therefore exempt from the acceptance obligation is a work that ... does not conform to the usual working conditions, does not adequately take into account your abilities or your previous job (does not apply to children under 30 years of age), does not match your personal circumstances (age, health, family), requires daily commute of more than 4 hours makes re-entry into your profession more difficult, if there is any prospect in the foreseeable future, and brings you a salary that is less than 70% of your insured earnings, unless you receive compensatory payments as part of an interim salary
As time on benefits progresses, they will conclude that this no longer applies since you have failed to obtain a new position within a reasonable time...
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Old 14.07.2019, 18:57
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You are literally the stupidest person on this forum. Seriously, I can't think of anyone else that beats you on this and I will happily accept a ban to tell you that.
Wow what a stress! Now I have to live up to this reputation
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Wow what a stress! Now I have to live up to this reputation

Shouldn't be too difficult, even for you Omtatsat
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Wow what a stress! Now I have to live up to this reputation
Well, I think you may very well fail at that. After all, you might have quite a lot of competition.
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Re: Recurring unemployment

What have you been living off for the past few years? Maybe a cashier job ain’t a a bad option considering there are bills to be paid.
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For the past 10 years I did not have a fixed job. I have been on chomage 4 times between 6-12 months each time. The question is that how many times one can be on unemployement benefits? I am on chomage for 8 months so far, but this time my advisor wants me to do an internship as a cashier in COOP or Migros. I have a Master degree and do not want to do it. Can he penalize me for not accepting such an internship?
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Old 15.07.2019, 10:48
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Re: Recurring unemployment

As I said I had always fixed term contracts of 1-2 years in university as researcher or in industry. My salary was not bad (85-95 K peryear) but most of the times It took 6-12 months to find another job on and meanwhile I was on unemployement benefitsrecieving 70% ofmy last salary.
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Old 15.07.2019, 11:23
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And the OP expects us to know what chomage is! He could have put in the translation if he wants to use French words.
Says the man who routinely posts links to German language news articles without even a hint at their content...
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Old 15.07.2019, 11:33
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Says the man who routinely posts links to German language news articles without even a hint at their content...
More of an exception than the rule
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Old 15.07.2019, 11:41
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As I said I had always fixed term contracts of 1-2 years in university as researcher or in industry. My salary was not bad (85-95 K peryear) but most of the times It took 6-12 months to find another job on and meanwhile I was on unemployement benefitsrecieving 70% ofmy last salary.
You have it good man. High wage. Work 2 years. Have one off ( and still get paid).What could be better!
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Old 15.07.2019, 12:02
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Re: Recurring unemployment

Hey working as a cashier you'll have access to around 2000% more girls than in either mechanical engineering or CS. I say go for it and enjoy the time there.
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Hey working as a cashier you'll have access to around 2000% more girls than in either mechanical engineering or CS. I say go for it and enjoy the time there.

Thanks, but I am married!
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Thanks, but I am married!
Another reason to find an excuse to get out of the house for 8-9h every day! With some luck even on weekends!
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Re: Recurring unemployment

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Hey AL leave off the insults or I will report you. In fact I have reported you.
And its an English forum not French!
Curious to understand what is AL.
Not trolling, genuinely curious. Is that what the OP's name initials are?
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Another reason to find an excuse to get out of the house for 8-9h every day! With some luck even on weekends!
The issue is that my wife works full-time!
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Old 16.07.2019, 20:19
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Curious to understand what is AL.
German for asshole.

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Old 16.07.2019, 20:30
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Curious to understand what is AL.
Not trolling, genuinely curious. Is that what the OP's name initials are?
He meant either Arbeitslos (AL) or Ausländer (AL) in which case both sound insulting ...
I don’t think he called anyone Arschloch (AL), it is impossible on the EF
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Old 17.07.2019, 06:55
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He meant either Arbeitslos (AL) or Ausländer (AL) in which case both sound insulting ...
I don’t think he called anyone Arschloch (AL), it is impossible on the EF
Well calling him an Arsch***h would really be sinking to a new level.
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