Two days ago, I wrote about being called by my boss about a questionable resume he received for a job opening on our project. The applicant had included a section detailing a lot of major accomplishments he had done at one of my old employers, and … [Read more...] about Update: Identity of Fraudulent Resume Revealed!
Archives for February 2007
PFAdvice.com posted a list of 10 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality today and I have my own commentary about some of the ways: Donâ€™t Smoke Indoors - I come from a family of smokers (mom, dad, sister, cat, dog), and I although I've asked, I … [Read more...] about Commentary – Improving Indoor Air Quality
I happen to work in a niche technical field. And although there are thousands of men and women working throughout the U.S. in my field, there are only a couple hundred or so in my region. Once you've been working in my field for about 5 years, you … [Read more...] about Trying to pass a fake resume in a small world
As I had mentioned on January 24th, less than 2 weeks ago, Walmart was, and still is, offering a free sample Gillette Fusion 5+1 blade razor to the general public. I signed up and just received my free razor today in the mail. I've already touted … [Read more...] about I got my free Gillette Fusion Razor from Walmart
I've been riding the D.C. MetroRail to work lately and notice something quite disturbing. Government employees and contractors are riding the train with their badges in full view. This is a problem because not only can someone near you see your … [Read more...] about Protect yourself and your identity: Employer Badges
As is becoming somewhat regular, I've participated again in the Carnival of Personal Finance. This week, it's being hosted by The Simple Dollar. The nice thing is that he's actually read all of our submissions. It's an incredible feat given the shear … [Read more...] about Carnival of Personal Finance #86