— Below are all the messages tagged jobs —
Me: A place I am applying for an internship said on their site that they actively try for a diverse staff. How can I sneakily mention that I am Mexican in a cover letter or resume?
June 10, 2013
MOM: XOXOXOXOXO NITE! I WILL SLEEP TIGHT KNOWING THAT U WILL NOT B IN THE 40 PERCENT OF COLLEGE GRADUATES WHO R UNEMPLOYED!
July 16, 2012
DAD: Got yelled at by my boss and was feeling down. Then I started thinking “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger…” …pumping my fist and feeling like a champ. Yea!
March 28, 2012
DAD: Are you/will you be applying for that job this summer?
ME: Actually I’m filling the application out right now! I don’t know how long my responses should be to the questions that are like “What will you gain from being an intern?” though…help?
DAD: Follow your spirit.
March 27, 2012
ME: Charles Schwab from San Fran called me about a job.
MOM: Cool. Jimmy said his ins agent/friend/customer for a long time ahs a house in o.c. Goes often. Knows ton of people inc Lionel Richie. Want to meet with Jimmy friend etc for networking drinks?
ME: Sure, but how will meeting Lionel Richie get me a job?
MOM: “Networking” don’t we sound business-like?
ME: Yes we do. We are so cool.
MOM: Speak for yourself. It is Lionel Richie..All Night Long…enough said.
March 21, 2012
ME: Should I send thank you emails to the people that interviewed me?
DAD: That’d make an impact
ME: What should I say?
DAD: Roses are red violets are blue. If I don’t get selected, I blame you.
March 7, 2012
MOM: hi, forgot to message you…I got a job, part time at nursing home in housekeeping and laundry….woo hoo. today was my first day
ME: LOL! Nice
ME: and congrats, did you have an actual interview?
MOM: went in last Wed or Thurs and ask for application, he wanted resume, came home, couldn’t get computer to cooperate with printer, hand wrote a makeshift one using no template, photo copied it, and took it back
January 26, 2012