Month: January 2023

  • 30 days, 200 resumes with Indeed

    30 days, 200 resumes with Indeed

    Like everyone these days, I hate my job. I want to say it’s because I hate my boss or I hate my employer, but really it’s the job I hate. It’s not the job I was hired to do 17 months ago, but it is the job I very specifically told the hiring committee I […]

  • Silence is bullshit.

    My spouse has a way of not saying anything while having a conversation. Like nothing. At all. Or maybe just an occasional word uttered too low for anyone to hear. And the other person? They’re not talking either. It’s weird. And inanely boring. It’s not like these quiet conversations involve a ton of eye contact […]

  • Dry January — is that a full month?

  • Your server doesn’t actually care when you’re lying.

    I just read this headline at Food & Wine: “Your server knows when you’re lying,” which is really only half a headline. The other half: “and they don’t care.” Granted, I haven’t waited tables in more than 20 years but I’m certain the sentiment hasn’t changed. In fact, the only actual reason I ever checked […]