Career · Underemployment

E-mailing Your Resume and Cover Letter

As a job seeker, I’ve attached a couple hundred resume/cover letter duos to emails before sending them off to be lost in the sea of applications. After speaking to a number of friends about their take on something as simple as emailing a resume, I’ve learned that there are a lot of areas for variation… Continue reading E-mailing Your Resume and Cover Letter

Career · Inspiration · Underemployment

Speaking too soon: Don’t be Afraid to Follow-up

When I was in university I awoke one morning craving a cup of tea, but my tea mug was nowhere to be found. Then I saw it – full of potting soil on the window sill. I confronted my roommate a few minutes later, asking “Why on earth would you plant something in my coffee… Continue reading Speaking too soon: Don’t be Afraid to Follow-up