Monthly Archives: November 2014

LinkedIn: Stalked or Be Stalked . . .

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network and therefore the ultimate opportunity to stalk.  Yes – that’s right.  Stalk.  As in I MUST HAVE an actual name to address this cover letter to so I don’t put “To Whom It … Continue reading

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Applications . . . they are evil.

So, in this amazing and technologically driven world where I have a choice of uploading my resume in a variety of formats, why is it that I still have to fill out an application regurgitating the same information? I ask … Continue reading

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Phone Interviews & A Technology Fail

So, who likes phone interviews?  That’s right – raise your hands if you do?  What?  No one?  That might be because no one else reads this blog or because there is a universal hatred of phone interviews.  Interviewing is a … Continue reading

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Rainy Days – Where I Get What I Want (And Don’t Love It)

I’ve always had a love and hate relationship with the rain.  On one hand, it makes a very cozy noise drumming on rooftops and gurgling through the gutters.  It speaks of comfy pants (you know . . . the kind … Continue reading

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A Year in Review

There is a quote in Bridget Jones’s Diary where Bridget states, “It is a truth universally acknowledged that when one part of your life starts going okay, another falls spectacularly to pieces.”  City Chick is calling bullshit on this.  It … Continue reading

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