My Week in Joblessness (18): An interview with Alan Rusbridger for an actual real life job at the Guardian

Published 13/10/2013 on GoThinkBig I’m a big believer in preparation, and nothing needs more careful preparation than a massive disappointment. While we scramble, fumble and stumble for success, there’s no harm in working out that rejection backup plan – something more … Continue reading

My Week in Joblessness (15): Applying for a job is like the trying to get into a high-maintenance relationship

Published 24/9/2013 on GoThinkBig When I see puffy dark bags under the eyes of a fellow bus passenger, I no longer think “busy professional”. I think “fellow jobseeker, rejected again.” Nothing keeps you up at night like the resounding sting of … Continue reading