I may come back to this post, considering I'm distracted by the TV and only thought of this topic at around 3pm today, but oh well. Here we go! I'm sure you've heard variations of this idea: Nail your elevator pitch Showcase yourself on your resume Write a kickass cover letter with just enough bragging … Continue reading Work Tips: Sell Yourself…Well, Legally I Mean
Alright, I'll be honest: this tip is slightly more of a rant rather than a tip. But I promise, the rant culminates in an actual tip. Maybe. I think that makes sense? Anyways...I like being helpful. Usually when people haven't actually asked for my help >_< but because I like being helpful, people tend to … Continue reading Work Tips: Does It Look Like My Name is Google?!
Firstly, let me start by saying that whoever invents the "No Reply All" option for emails will be my new savior. I will follow that person through the crowds throwing stones, drink any kool-aid they give me, have as many co-wives as they want, and kneel down before them singing, "I'm not worthy, I'm not … Continue reading Work Tips: An Email-Centric Post Not About Hillary, Don Jr. or Any Politician – Hooray!
I never thought I'd ever reference Justin Bieber in my life, so let's all have a moment of silence for the part of my soul dying right now...... Anyhoo...people are pleasers. We want others to be happy, to enjoy our company, to find our work helpful, etc. Plus, we love the recognition and praise we … Continue reading Work Tips: Justin Bieber Says “Sorry” 20 Times in His Song…Waaay Too Much!
A few weeks ago (okay, months ago because I procrastinated - leave me be! I was quitting one gig and starting another while still freelancing for the one I quit lol), I had the idea to begin a new section of this blog: Work Tips. As much as I'd love for funemployment to be a … Continue reading Work Tips: Stop Doing Other People’s Work, You Idiot!