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In November 2015 County Legislators learned that County Administrator Mitchell Alger was resigning to take a position as Deputy County Manager in Steuben County, which is his “home” county. 634 more words

Allegany County Government

stop wasting my time

Two days ago, I thought how amusing that I had stopped looking for retail jobs. I’d deleted all retail job related book marks, deleted all retail job related things on the spreadsheet I use to keep track of things. 394 more words


Better Days Ahead (Or So I'm Telling Myself)

Yesterday I got turned down for a job I didn’t really want. There were enough drawbacks it would have been a tough job to make work logistically, and it (probably) wouldn’t have paid enough to make it worth it. 373 more words

Mental Health

Interviewing doesn't get you a job

If there is anything I learned from my job-hunting experience, if the employer likes you – they like you, and they will hire you.  More often than not, they already know this from the beginning.  742 more words

What Is The Value of A Thank You Note?

Imagine you have applied for a job, been selected for an interview and you feel you connected well with the interviews. What do you do next? 471 more words

Standing Out

Why Group Interviews Are Challenging

Job interviews can be challenging anyway, but group interviews have added elements of complexity in the form of multiple interviewers and/or candidates. It’s more complex in my experience because you have to effectively connect with and present yourself in a way that is effective for multiple personalities and communication styles. 423 more words

Standing Out