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The Interview

I wasn’t completely sure if I’d go for the job but I did and now I’ve got an interview. I should be happy. Why can’t I just be happy? 502 more words


Woman’s Search for Meaning

“When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.” – Viktor E. Frankl

It is funny how you can feel so strongly about something and yet not know what exactly it is that you want. 274 more words

The Pipe Solution

When the LLoyds companies had outgrown their old buildings they erected on top of the old one an extraordinary new construction in the very centre of the city of London. 429 more words


Right on schedule.

Recently my lady has been traveling a lot for work. I generally have a list of all the amazing things I’m going to do in her in absence. 146 more words

Opposite Day

Productive Freelancing With A 9-5 Structure

If you’re self-employed, work from home, or just don’t have the same week, every single week, how do you create a routine that helps you to be your most productive self? 1,076 more words


Reading the Comics, March 21, 2018: Old Mathematics Jokes Edition

For this, the second of my Reading the Comics postings with all the comics images included, I’ve found reason to share some old and traditional mathematicians’ jokes. 1,395 more words


My Top 10 Tips for Recruiters

Recruiters can often take a beating, and as one, I’ve seen the good, the bad and the ugly on both sides of the table. I’ve seen recruiters who are the dream collaborator with applicants and job seekers, I’ve seen the sleazy car salesman types at staffing agencies that make you want to take a shower after talking to them, and I’ve seen the masses of recruiters who are all to often put in the role because they’re “good with people” or “have a strong sales background” and the assumption made that they can figure the rest out on their own…all the while being given 30 or 40 or 50 (or even up to 100 if you’re dealing with a certain e-commerce company owned by the richest man in the world) recruitments to manage simultaneously. 4,243 more words