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Now we wait

Perhaps the hardest part. 2 out of 3 of the interviews are concluded. One part of it was rescheduled. The tank you notes have been sent and while I will follow up I was told when to follow up and that time has not elapsed. 25 more words

Looking For Work

Busy week.

I have a total of 3 interviews this week. It’s always exciting and encouraging to have a lot of activity during a job search but my advice to anyone conducting their own job search is to give each interview the respect it deserves. 49 more words

Looking For Work

Jobs and work

It’s a tough trek looking for work. Sometimes I wonder why I should look for something that is in such short supply. Apparently everyone’s happy enough. 339 more words

A warm smile and a good hand shake matters more than you think.

A vital component of a first impression can be your warm smile and a good hand shake.  The hand shake seems a simple, common sense physical gesture when you meet someone, but important in your job search, in business and in life. 214 more words

Advice

Increase your job chances with Excel

If you are looking for an internship or graduate role, don’t underestimate the importance of basic computer skills. By this I mean the Microsoft Office suite of programs: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint in particular; programs like Access, Visio and Publisher would be a plus. 273 more words

Career Advice

The Professional Guest: Downsizing

In order to become a bona fide Professional Guest, I have to downsize, and I mean majorly downsize. Let the discombobulation begin.

They say that moving is third on the list of the top ten most stressful life events. 1,158 more words

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A visual illustration about privilege

This will make you think… about equality, about opportunity, about attitude/appreciation, education, competition… and just about life in general.

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Looking For Work