Tag Archives: Job Hunting

Halloween Gratitude

It’s been five years since I posted I Got a Rock – Tales of a Job Hunting Coloradan when I was in the depths of chronic underemployment and job seeker frustration. I go back and read it every year around this time, … Continue reading

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Free Falling

Greetings from Sacramento CA! About a month ago I wrote a blog about my “impromptu” trip here that was actually a trip to interview for a job, which I was offered and accepted! You longtime followers of my blog know … Continue reading

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Happy Blog Anniversary to Me!

Three years ago this week in May of 2011 I began writing my blog. At the time, I had experienced several years of underemployment and unemployment and was nearing the point where I could no longer afford to live in … Continue reading

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420 Friendly

I am sitting in a Starbucks in the Denver suburb of Littleton on a Friday morning as I write this column, drinking a chai tea latte. The place is packed both inside and out with at least 10 cars lined … Continue reading

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Back to the Prairie: Job Hunting Word Nerd Heads North

March 28, 2012: For you long time word nerd followers, you will remember I first started writing my blog late last spring to chronicle several road trips to my home state of North Dakota in search of employment. Although those journeys … Continue reading

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Riding In a Car with Cat and Other Stuff: Another Job Hunting Word Nerd Adventure

Friday, March 20, 2012: If you like or even mildly enjoy moving, you are part sadist, because it truly is one of the most miserable experiences from beginning to end. I have some friends and family who lived in the same … Continue reading

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Ride Like an Egyptian: Job Traveling Tales from Memory Lane

Time to mix things up. I’m periodically going to travel down memory lane to seemingly happier times. or at least back to times when I was gainfully employed and at (what I hope wasn’t) the peak of my career. I … Continue reading

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