Posts in category "I am Fed Up with Job Hunting"

Bait and Switch, Agency Style

Well, I went for it. Took the online assesments, filled out forms, went to a pre-interview, followed by a real interview. I even had a cheat sheet of questions that I might be asked to prepare. I was told to make sure that I could cite specific examples that demonstrated what the questions asked. This... Read more »

Guess I am not doing that again.....

Signed up for one of those online job fairs, with the logic being that it would save gas and tolls if it didn’t result in anything. Well, yesterday was this wonderful event, and as suspected, it didn’t generate anything new. The usual cast of suspects believe that I would be wonderful at selling…..whatever it is... Read more »

Feeling out of touch with the world at large!

I realized, today, that I have been so absorbed with this entire job search process, it has overshadowed everything else. I caught some of the evening news for the first time in several weeks, and it was like being in a foreign country-one where I don’t necessarily know the language and where the customs are... Read more »
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Meltdown.....

Today’s title should be self explanatory. I have hit the wall. Even as a reasonably intelligent, and also reasonably self confident individual, I have absolutely reached the limit of my ability to accept rejection without any particular reasoning. In three months time, I have probably completed 300 online applications and submitted resume and cover letters... Read more »
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