Category Archives: Career

Are Professional Internships the “The New Slavery”?

Here’s the question, “Are Long-Term Professional  Unpaid Internships the New Slavery”? The answer is a resounding NO.  NO! NO! NO!  No serious conversation about the ills of long-term, unpaid, professional internships should have any comparison whatsoever to the Transatlantic Slave … Continue reading

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How Not To Apply For A Job

I was making one of my many trips to the paint store while I was working on one of my many home improvement projects.   I walked in the store and two men behind the counter were cracking up.   They … Continue reading

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So You Want My Facebook Password?

Reportedly, some Employers are asking prospective employees for Facebook passwords.  Not smart, and I’ll tell you why. Remember the critically acclaimed, wildly popular,  academy award-winning and thoroughly enjoyable tear-jerker movie “Philadelphia” ? “Philadelphia” is about Andrew Beckett,  a gay lawyer … Continue reading

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