Tag: Humour

  • Rob’s Listening Club – Week 0

    Rob’s Listening Club – Week 0

    Sometimes, you find yourself wanting to recommend cool things to friends and acquaintances. At times like these, I like to blog about them. My music and podcast recommendations of the week are: Ed Sheeran: x (Deluxe Edition) – Music on Google Play Episode 98: Underwear (with Thomas Middleditch) !function(a){var b=”embedly-platform”,c=”script”;if(!a.getElementById(b)){var d=a.createElement(c);d.id=b,d.src=(“https:”===document.location.protocol?”https”:”http”)+”://cdn.embedly.com/widgets/platform.js”;var e=document.getElementsByTagName(c)[0];e.parentNode.insertBefore(d,e)}}(document);

  • The World’s Most Honest Cover Letter

    The World’s Most Honest Cover Letter

    I really despise writing cover letters in 2014. For online applications, they are worse than useless. If you already know the person doing the hiring, or have a reference/connection, they are probably not even read. If you don’t already know the person, you have NO idea what to say that might compel a complete stranger…

  • Who Am I…and What Can I Do?

    Who Am I…and What Can I Do?

    There is substantial scientific evidence showing that nature and nurture (ie. genetics and environment) both play an important role in determining our personality, intelligence, and our tastes as adults. That being said, I thought it would be interesting for me (and hopefully for you) to look back at where I came from, and how it…