It’s kinda weird to think that a book can help someone land a dream job, but the Timberland boot does exactly that for me, which I’ll explain here in a minute.[Read more…]
Archives for April 2021
You may know I go on Reddit sometimes to see what people are sharing and to keep track of trends.
And one trend that has been the same since I started to write this emails is that people really don’t understand what makes a good resume bullet.
I’m hoping I can help you out with that today.[Read more…]
I’m fired up like Marshall from Paw Patrol today — and I’ve been fired up for a few days now after reading a 3-word Facebook post.
Here’s the story — my friend, Charlene posted a simple message that said “Do it scared.”[Read more…]
“The only way we can take your order info is by fax.”
That’s what the voice on the phone told me… and she was 100% serious.
I mean, it’s 2021 and in the middle of a pandemic. Who is still using fax machines now, especially as an “only” option.
The most frustrating part was they told me the same thing last year and I learned there was way to send them the info they needed digitally, like EVERY business should be doing right now. The fact that I had to be the one to bring up this alternative has me questioning the future of our business relationship.
I’m writing to you about more than just a random customer service rant though…[Read more…]
One of my high school teachers used to always say it’s better to be lucky than good.
I didn’t really agree with him but like many things, my perspective has shifted over the years. I can tell you many stories about where things could’ve gone a different way but this morning and last night, one particular situation is just on my mind.[Read more…]