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Critique of Unpaid Internships and For Low Wages

In response to a discussion about whether it’s a good idea to undercut yourself:

Unpaid internships shows that:

(1) How desperate you are, and thus suggests inexperience/incompendency (excuse my spelling) 337 more words


First Impressions in Dating and Job Hunting 

They say first impressions don’t matter as long as you’re a good person, but it does- as many people can tell very quickly what kind of person you are just from a brief conversation. 677 more words



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Oilpatch downturn sets jobs seekers on a rocky road

CALGARY – Eight months into his search for a new job in the oil and gas industry, Rashad Bayramov says he’s open to switching industries. 483 more words


...Monday sleepers...

…”Oil patch braces for more cuts”…”The perils of an early election call”…”Vancouver skate park may close because of noise complaints”…

All in a Monday’s headlines as rain showers continue in downtown Vancouver. 158 more words

Thought about rental properties or renting a room out

Get a mortgage, rent it out, and get them to pay your mortgage.

Such an idea is very common around here, and prevalent in other hot housing markets also.

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The Boxer

Saturday, Feb. 28th, 2015  6:55 pm

The LRT Line, Edmonton, Alberta

Spontaneity hadn’t served Darren well throughout his thirty-seven years.  It had brought him to this–wedged between the corner of his seat and the window, heading north to a house he shared with five other guys.  554 more words