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Currently, at this very moment, I’m in the midst of submitting a freelance proposal for some social-emotional curriculum writing. I occasionally do freelance work and this project seems to fit my skill set and background to a T. 204 more words


"The Dreaded Interview" -Reading from Worked Stiff: Poetry and Prose for the Common

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The Dreaded Interview

I see that you are wearing new shoes.

Did you buy them just for this interview?

Did you think you were going to get a job here? 367 more words


Vacation, now what?

Vacation! There was a point at which I didn’t know if it would happen. We had unexpected passport crisis.  I was having visions we wouldn’t get to go at all. 381 more words

Events And Adventures

The Real Unemployment Number: 102 Million Working Age Americans Do Not Have A Job

Did you know that the number of working age Americans that do not have a job right now is far higher than it was during the worst moments of the last recession?  165 more words


I have started writing a post three times so far today.

They began:

“Today I feel like a loser…”

“The first year I was underemployed…” 126 more words


If You Do What You Love

A wise person once said, “If you do what you love, then you will never have to work a day in your life.”

I heard this saying so much as a kid. 565 more words


Millennial Challenges

Millennials are dealing with significant challenges in the new economy.

Youth, aged 15 – 24, are facing unemployment rates of more than 12%, almost twice the unemployment rate of the general population. 72 more words