Monthly Archives: November 2009

Twittering my life away (2009-11-30)

Just saw a guy talking on a cell phone rubber-banded to his head. That's how we do hands-free in #Queens. # The best "I quit" note ever… http://tinyurl.com/ykadwwg # All this losing by the #Redskins isn't helping me stay positive. # Hard to believe I'm entering my 2nd #unemployed holiday season. Doesn't make me feel […]

The holiday season job I didn’t want and didn’t get, part 2

[Read the holiday season job post, part 1 so this post makes sense.] A security woman sat at the front desk – really more of a maitre d’  stand with a stool nestled in a corner – and glared at me. She seemed to want to buy generic levitra cheap rip my head off or fall asleep. I couldn’t […]

The holiday season job I didn’t want and didn’t get, part 1

What better time to find a job than the holidays? The whole retail industry staffs up to meet the demands of order viagra usa the year’s busiest shopping season. More eager shoppers require more overworked sales people to serve them while wishing they could just go home. It’s a holiday maxim, as accepted as Black Friday and mall […]

Twittering my life away (2009-11-23)

Survival jobs are bad for your career prospects. Yeah, well, so are layoffs… http://tinyurl.com/yfbl3l4 #

Twittering my life away (2009-11-16)

I'm really looking forward to #WordCamp, the #WordPress conference this weekend in #NYC. That's how geeky I am. # Growing #economy and rising #unemployment. What gives… http://tinyurl.com/ya8cyrp # At #wordcamp today. Hoping to learn some stuff. So far not yet. # I seem to know more than I thought. But people ask some dumb questions […]

Onward with the no prescription online pharmacy unemployment… my one-year anniversary

Here I am riding another bus, trying do some work and trying not to get motion sickness. Working on the computer while traveling is a much better idea in theory than in practice. The bus ride gives me a solid block of time to concentrate and tick things off my list, or dive into a […]

Twittering my life away (2009-11-09)

Less money means more weight… http://tinyurl.com/ylju35l # Politicians and economists think the #recession is over. Everyone else doesn't… http://tinyurl.com/ydbv3ub # The #unemployment rate passes 10%. Onward with the jobless recovery… http://tinyurl.com/yzdqsty #

Twittering my life away (2009-11-09)

Less money means more weight… http://tinyurl.com/ylju35l # Politicians and economists think the #recession is over. Everyone else doesn't… http://tinyurl.com/ydbv3ub # The #unemployment rate passes 10%. Onward with the jobless recovery… http://tinyurl.com/yzdqsty #

Twittering my life away (2009-11-02)

How the job search can threaten #unemployment benefits… http://tinyurl.com/ylnptzf # Today is the one-year anniversary of my #unemployment. I'd like to thank all the companies that made this possible. # Fun with #recession photos… http://tinyurl.com/ykh48zx # 50 Cent has to sell diamonds before buying new ones. What's the world coming to? http://tinyurl.com/ykbwaqw #