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Purple Squirrel Seeks Purple Job

There is a term used by recruiters when being asked to find candidates that match a long list of requirements and only those that meet every single requirement can move forward. 329 more words

Workplace Issues

Networked Workers are like Citizens Serving on Jury Duty

This week I am serving the second of my two weeks of jury duty for the Franklin County Municipal Court. I have been told at least ten times that this is the busiest court system in the state of Ohio and one of the busiest in the country. 670 more words


Predictions of Workplace Changes Should be Left to the Magic 8 Ball

For this week’s reflection on how the nature of work is changing with the proliferation of the Web, I thought I would consult the only “expert” I could find: The Magic 8 Ball. 420 more words


Company- Gross disrespect of its staff

I, ME thereby knowingly present myself, a disciplined, true and honest business professional who will not allow no officer of this company to address me in a common fashion as malign in the workplace. 499 more words

I Can Really Go After Shit...

I’ve been tweaking my resume, and there’s a skill I possess that I’m not quite sure how to address.

I’m good at dealing with shit. … 400 more words


Living in the Shadow of Men

Within the past week:

A man in north Alabama shot and killed his wife and then himself.

An Oregon man beat his wife to death, shot his three children in the head, set their home on fire and then killed himself. 773 more words

Social Issues

Thanks for Listening!

One of the things I am most grateful for is being heard. 

Sad, isn’t it? In a world filled with noise, we don’t listen to each other. 447 more words