Tag Archives: Twitter

Twittering my life away (2010-01-25)

The growing underclass of the long-term #unemployed… http://tinyurl.com/ydxuz9n # My blog post offering to help Conan O'Brien find work is on cover of Salon's user blog. Please rate it… http://tinyurl.com/ydfev5f # Give me a helmet and millions of dollars and I'll happily fumble the #football over and over # How does Mark Brunell still have […]

Twittering my life away (2010-01-11)

#Unemployed people want jobs, but employed people hate their jobs… http://tinyurl.com/yco6a4y # #Freelance #writing doesn't pay. I love when one of my #job skills becomes obsolete… http://tinyurl.com/yjx73o4 # National #unemployment rate steady at 10%, personal unemployment rate steady at 100%… http://tinyurl.com/ye9oqhb # Why do people insist on having very long and loud cell phone conversations […]

Twittering my life away (2009-12-28)

I see my future, and it is temp work… http://tinyurl.com/yd3olvl # State #unemployment compensation funds are going broke just like the #unemployed… http://tinyurl.com/yzzp8qa # Available Labor Rate increases… http://tinyurl.com/yde6jwd #

Twittering my life away (2009-12-21)

Working as a mall #Santa isn’t so much fun this year… http://tinyurl.com/y87vscr # I don’t spend $743 on #Christmas gifts even when I have a job… http://tinyurl.com/ybhhvy4 # Just saw a homeless person using the Coinstar machine at Duane Reade to count his change. # In #Queens, we don’t eat the snow. # Why did […]

Twittering my life away (2009-12-14)

Another reason to love #NYC… drivers yell at you to get out of the crosswalk when you have a walk signal. # The Need A Job Song, for your listening pleasure… http://tinyurl.com/yfpt5sr # Why does everything have to be complicated? #

Twittering my life away (2009-12-07)

Here are some FAQs about COBRA people might find helpful… http://tinyurl.com/y8m5stv # Thinking about going back to #school? Definitely don't go here… http://tinyurl.com/y8ok9k2 # Aspiring to middle management isn't such a bad thing… http://tinyurl.com/ycktec4 # What many of us #unemployed have to look forward to… http://tinyurl.com/yzalk2k # The #jobs aren't coming back… http://tinyurl.com/ykkjatp #

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 […]

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 […]

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 #