I once had to hire some freelancers for one of those ad-filled “special reports” newspapers sometimes run. Sorting through the stack of resumes we kept on file, I soon developed a system. 1,046 more words
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SOUNDTRACK: BECK-”I Just Started Hating Some People Today” / “Blue Randy”(2012).
A few years ago, Beck suffered from a debilitating back injury that required spinal cord surgery. 576 more words
After graduating journalism school, I lived at my parents’ home in Oakville for a year while working a part-time job in broadcasting. Most of my paltry income went to bus fare, and I always reveled in the bigger paychecks I’d get from doing a week of overnight shifts - only to wince when an unpaid sick day dropped it down again. 402 more words