At Last

In my Year in Review post, I had mentioned that (among other things) there was a good chance that my current freelance assignment was going to turn into a permanent, full-time affair. I had been freelancing there since August and only had maybe three weeks off between then and today. They called me back when … Continue reading At Last

Night and Day

I was fired from my job recently. Well, if you consider a few weeks ago as “recent” then it was. But there’s a long story behind my termination that involves my [former] union, a department manager who was perpetually dissatisfied with my performance (and therefore a hindrance when it came to the possibility of advancing … Continue reading Night and Day

Finders Keepers, Part IV

Whether I’m running or riding, I tend to find personal items that the owners would probably want returned to them. I find so many of these things that I’ve decided to create a subject that will be dedicated to the topic of my findings, herein titled Finders Keepers. This is the third installment in what … Continue reading Finders Keepers, Part IV

(Un)employed

It’s official: I’m no longer unemployed.This was the result of about a week of inquiring, calling, and probing a cashier at our local grocery store with questions relating to the store’s current employment status. Finally, after all of that and finishing with my interview today, I can say that I have job.The cashier in question … Continue reading (Un)employed

Job Fairs

I don’t recall where I was coming from or why I was there but one day I came across a huge banner in a nearby city that was advertising their annual Job Fair (or Job Faire if you’re one of those Medieval types).I haphazardly made a mental note of the date – I don’t jot … Continue reading Job Fairs