| How to negotiate for more money during the...Mod Note (Andy): #TBT Throwback Thursday - this was originally posted on 9/22/12
So, this question keeps coming up, "if I negotiate with a prospective employer, will I piss them off or ruin my chances?" I wanted to share the perspective of the person hiring and give you a couple of examples of...|| 7 months 1 week|
| Are these square-toed shoes ok?I need a second opinion.
http://www.ferragamo.com/shop/en/usa/men/shoes-1/gancio-bit-mocassin-429416--1|| 1 year 3 months|
| The Real Reason College Costs so MuchThoughts?
[quote]"Nor is the president addressing what Mr. Vedder believes is a fundamental problem: too many kids going to college. "Thirty-percent of the adult population has college degrees," he notes. "The Department of Labor tells us that only 20% or so of jobs require college...|| 2 years 5 months|
| What NOT to put in a Cover Letter/ResumeI received a cover letter, resume, and some other related collateral (a supposed 'research' report) relatively recently from a cold-emailer that I thought was worth highlighting, because it has some prime examples of what not to say/write to anyone ever. I'll post some excerpts below that will...|| 2 years 6 months|
| George Zimmerman: Not GuiltyThoughts?|| 2 years 6 months|
| 7 Step Guide to Networking: Guaranteed Results1. Be an interesting person
2. Find some people who work in the field in which you would like to work
3. Contact these people
4. Have a conversation with them
5. Demonstrate your value
6. Follow-up with them
7. Ask for their help
You're welcome.|| 2 years 7 months|
| SirTrades needs some shoe suggestionsSee title. I like to kick my shoes off under my desk, so no lace ups (also, I'm a lazy bastard). I bought a pair of Moreschi shoes over ten years ago that have elastic bands where laces normally go, which I still wear. Those are my all-time favorite shoes, but they don't make them anymore. Good...|| 2 years 9 months|
| Two children in one family killed by stupidity/...You want to pray to the invisible guy in the sky? Fine by me. You want to pray instead of taking your kids to the doctor when they're sick? Now we have a problem.
"A couple serving probation for the 2009 death of their toddler after they turned to prayer instead of a doctor could face new...|| 2 years 9 months|
| Rage at workAnybody done anything rash at work before? Yelled? Thrown a punch? Something more interesting?|| 2 years 10 months|
| Princeton Mom to all female students: find a...I'm sure you guys have heard this story by now of the Mom who wrote a letter advising all women at Princeton to marry their classmates before they graduate. The idea being that the dating pool will never be as strong as it is in school and women shouldn't date/marry someone who is inferior...|| 2 years 10 months|