Posts tagged "rejection"

Ah, rejection!

Sara Shiffman, a Chicagoan who has been looking for jobs in public relations for eight months, will be guest blogging occassionally on The Job Stalker about her quest to find a job in Chicago. If you like her, give the girl some props. Or better yet, a job. Ah, rejection; the oh-so bitter, constant companion of the... Read more »

This is an automated rejection.

This week, our government rejected me by computer. I should have known I was in trouble after I applied and received an acknowledgement with the subject line “Acknowledgement of Occupational Questionnaire.” While automatically generated, our government’s “We have received your application,” still managed to run an astounding 266 words long, included half a dozen acronyms... Read more »