Category Archives: Another day

Interviews! New Strategy is Working or?

Well, well, well, guess what I have interviews this coming week. I also have Jury Duty the week after. Of course. One of the interviews is in an area I desperately want to be in, you know what it is, … Continue reading

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The benefit of a Masters

I’m glad that I have my Masters degree. It gave me a lot of confidence, and the experience earning it is something I would not want to have missed. But, does it really help one find a job? I think … Continue reading

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The silence is deafening

I don’t know what’s worse. Going to interviews that are a waste of my time, or not even getting one call. I’m starting to think getting a Masters degree has ruined any chance I have of ever getting a good … Continue reading

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New Year and New Job Applications

Today I have applied for 7 jobs. As the rejections or interview requests come in, I’ll tell you all about them. But, know this: Not one job pays more than 11 dollars an hour. I think I’ve finally accepted the … Continue reading

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Why advertise how rich you are if you’re so cheap?

I’ve noticed a lot of advertisements on the job boards that include how wealthy the company is, such as: …… a 22 billion dollar company, doing this that and the other, is looking for someone to work for barely over … Continue reading

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You can be a substitute teacher

A friend of mine told me yesterday that I should apply to be a substitute teacher. I’ve toyed with the idea for over two years now, and done nothing to move forward with it. So, today I moved forward with … Continue reading

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Updates: Dream Job, and Mommy Stuff

I didn’t get the local community college job. I got two decline letters from that school since I applied for and interviewed for two jobs there. I got a second interview for the full time good paying job. I didn’t … Continue reading

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I’m going to faint…………dream job….

Okay so it’s just a phone interview next week, but still, they’re calling ME from my resume and application and cover letter. ME.  Yea, my dream school, my dream job……. Okay it’s not near my best friend Cindy in Kansas, … Continue reading

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My Plan to break the glass ceiling?

A client of mine, who is a small business expert, recently helped me deal with the issue of employers crossing me off their list for ridiculous reasons. Most employers realize that supervisors move on to other jobs and that keeping … Continue reading

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Can’t talk to direct supervisors

I got a call today from one of the directors of a job I applied for. Apparently, instead of calling the professional references I listed, they’re calling all my former employers, specifically supervisors some of which are defunct. They are … Continue reading

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