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Our First Twitter Job Search Experiment Tweet

May 19th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough (NOTE: This post is referring to our ongoing Twitter Job Search Experiment… Learn about it here.) This morning, I posted our first tweet. It was as follows: Looking 4 a secretary/admin/asst office job. Location: anywhere! She just divorced & is looking 2 start fresh somewhere new @mydetroitdining Tonight, I got in […]

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Inflation or not?

May 14th, 2008 · 5 Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough This is a quick aside… cause I don’t get this. Someone might be able to enlighten me in the comments. I’m no economist. I don’t know about you, but the last few months, conversations amongst friends and co-workers, etc… it’s all been about how expensive everything is. Gas… we all know. […]

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Jobs Report :(

May 1st, 2008 · 1 Comment

Posted by Brian McCullough As opposed to last week’s The latest weekly data show first-time claims for state unemployment benefits jumping 10% to return to the 380,000 level.  That’s an uncomfortably high number. Tomorrow is the monthly report. Expected to be down around 75k jobs.

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RIP, Edward McCullough

March 25th, 2008 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Personal note now. I will not be posting the rest of the day because I am in D.C. attending a family memorial for the man on the left, my Great Uncle Eddie. Pearl Harbor survivor. Lifelong Navy man. 1914-2008. RIP. Sometimes we all have to wonder, what memory of us remains, […]

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Lines Through Text Fixed?

March 20th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Well, I think the lines through the text problem is fixed (earlier discussion here). Thanks to Mark, Chuck and Chris! I believe it’s fixed, but I’m sort of bummed about it. The culprit was a plugin I added called Popularity Contest. I loved it. It tracks the most read posts in […]

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Lines Through The Text?

March 19th, 2008 · 7 Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough A couple of readers have alerted me that there is some sort of problem with the webpage. They’re reporting something about lines through the text, making some posts unreadible. Is anyone else experiencing this? I can’t seem to replicate it, and I’ve tested it on IE, Safari and Firefox. If you […]

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Give me a day…

March 18th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Posted by Brian McCullough I’m sorry gang. I’ve got some crazy ResumeWriters.com business stuff to take care of today (and yesterday, if you noticed). I’m hoping that by tomorrow I’ll be at usual posting prolificacy. For now, I do have to acknowledge that I stole the pic from Valleywag. LOLcats parody humor always makes me […]

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What People Are Forwarding Us This Week- The Ben Affleck/Matt Damon Love Triangle

February 25th, 2008 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough A weekly wrap-up of the forwards, email, jokes, You Tube videos and water cooler chatter making its way around America’s offices this week. [youtube:http://youtube.com/watch?v=6lcmNaXmjvs] You’ve probably seen the first video, but if you haven’t, it’s here.

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Personal Bloggin- Election Edition

February 9th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Posted by Brian McCullough I don’t know about you (and I ain’t makin any statement of support to either party) but isn’t this election year fun? For the first time that I can remember, it’s interesting to watch this thing play out, for both parties. It’s like a really good sports season. For one thing, […]

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How To Get In Touch With An Actual Person (1800 Number Hacks)

December 1st, 2007 · 1 Comment

Posted by Brian McCullough This has been making it’s way around the interwebs for some time, but it’s something I use constantly, both at work and at home. So, here you go. Happy Championship Saturday. How much time have you wasted in 800 number purgatory? What if you could get in touch with a real, […]

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