WELCOME TO THE UNEMPLOYMENT DIGEST
Quote of the week: “Things may come to those that wait, but only the things left by those that hustle” – Abraham Lincoln
Tip of the week...
Interview speech checklist:
1- When interviewing, do you sound confident and positive? Or negative and depressed? Go for a confident, positive demeanor.
2- Is your speech heavily loaded with “hmm” or “uhh”?
3- Do you speak too loud? or too soft?
4- Do you cut others off when speaking? Let the interviewer finish their sentences.
Here's the latest articles from the Unemployment site at BellaOnline.com.
Applying For Food Stamps
During these economic struggles putting food on the table is difficult. Effective October 1, 2008 the government food stamp program was re-named to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Find out about applying for SNAP benefits.
Book Review - Bitter is the New Black
You usually don't expect to find many fiction books with a story line about unemployment. Bitter is the New Black is one such book and has developed quite a following. It's a book that defies explanation. Should we love it or hate it?
DID YOU KNOW that networking is the best way to find out about the open job market?
Having a networking moment? Do you Twitter?
I would love to have you follow me. My user name is diawalker.
My url is http://twitter.com/diawalker
I’m also on LinkedIn. Please send me a PM in the unemployment forum or an e-mail if you would like to link to me.
Join us next week when we put a face on unemployment and chat with just one out of the unemployed millions. Next week's article - Meet Patrick Erwin
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Dianne Walker, Unemployment Editor
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