Finding the Silver Lining

Being out of work has been a blessing in disguise for me. I have done quite a bit of work on self-discovery, something I wouldn’t have ever had time for previously. One of my favorite blogs is The Happiness Project, I subscribe to via RSS. […]

New Year = New Outlook

I have decided that 2010 will be a good year.  After all, having a positive attitude goes a long way, right? Things are beginning to look up. I’ve had several good “bites” and eventually one of them will have to turn into something. The key […]

Retail Sales Investigation – Part 2

I must admit that I was wrong about retail world on one count and completely correct on another. While I did enjoy the work, the helping people, and working with products I liked; I underestimated myself in regards to my capability of being a store […]

Retail Sales Investigation

I thought that this period of unemployment would be a great chance to experiment with different career avenues. Right out of college I had a part time job doing retail sales at a higher end clothing store. I actually enjoyed it, except for being on […]

Career Site Marketing

As I am now currently unemployed I have signed up to get updates from top name job boards. They send me the newest job postings on a daily basis. Now perhaps it is my fault for putting in search terms that are too general, but […]