Time to start again. With a quote. A career quote from Bobby Robson, who when asked what he would have wanted to be if he couldn’t have been a football manager, replied “I would have given my right arm to be a concert pianist”
Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ever be original: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring twopence how often it has been told before) you will, nine times out of ten, become original without ever having noticed it. — C.S. Lewis
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art… It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival — C.S. Lewis
Straight from the candidate's mouth: unusual interview questions | Business intelligence for recruitment and resourcing professionals -
More unusual interview questions…
5 Reasons Your Job Hunting Isn't Going Well -
from New Grad Life
Good advice in here
From personal experience this is pretty accurate!
The Anatomy of The Hourly Workforce
Didn't Get Job? 'Why' Is Elusive -
It’s a painful conundrum of the job search process: rejected candidates want to understand why they didn’t get hired, but employers, fearing discrimination complaints, keep silent. And those who do speak up offer little more than platitudes.
Good article in the Wall Street Journal - one of my biggest frustrations is not getting, or being able to give, appropriate and useful feedback to unsuccessful candidates. This helps to explain why.
The unwritten rules that could hold you back at work if you don't learn them -
Somewhat depressing … but may be useful - the way of corporate advancement!!