I know that some of you are more worried about other things, but the coronavirus is a real thing. Since the government has shutdown schools at every age level, it’s better for us to meet virtually. If I have done everything correctly, the link below should take you to a meeting room where we can talk. (Just remember that everything you say or do on the Internet stays there forever.)Continue reading Speakers’ Club Online Mar. 21, 2020
Happy Leap Day!
Rules:Continue reading Speakers’ Club, Feb 29, 2020: Storyboarding
Which Song?Continue reading Speakers’ Club, Feb. 1, 2020: Making Decisions
Chip and Dale’s Rescue Rangers:Continue reading Speakers’ Club, Dec. 2019: Twas the Night Before Christmas and New Year’s Eve
Chip and Dale’s Rescue Rangers:Continue reading Speakers’ Club Dec. 2019: New Zealand and Other Stuff
Nov 16 class is the last one for the month.Continue reading Speakers’ Club 2019: Football, TH, and Les Miserables
Chip and Dale Rescues Rangers:
The “Th” sound:
Audrey Hepburn in “My Fair Lady”:
Your accent: Imitate someone you like. Really imitate them. Overdo it.
Chip and Dale’s Rescue Rangers:
Get a Job, The Silhouettes:
The want ads: Monster.com, craigslist, just do a search – you’ll probably have to apply in person, unless you’re going for an upper level management position.
LinkedIn not available in Russia. (It’s servers are not located within the country.)
The Application: Places like McDonald’s often have applications that can replace the resume; you should still have a resume.
The Resume (CV): This is a listing of your work, education and other experiences. We don’t use the term CV; that’s used in Europe.
Tell me about yourself.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
What is your greatest weakness?
What is your greatest strength?
What motivates you?
Tell me about a time that you failed.
Why do you want to work here?
How many couches are there in America? (What? Seriously. But you still have to answer it.)