Good Morning Blogosphere!

It’s a Tuesday Morning and I feel great! Eating a bowl of cereal with almond milk and blueberries with my cup of coffee looking on Monster.com for a new career. Today is a day of optimism and hope for the future. Bought Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations and am intent on reading his philosophies and ideas. I’ll go off to the gym in a few minutes after I wake up a bit. #stayhealthy

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By The Thought Palace

On Craigslist and Typecasting

Ever look for a job on Craigslist? It’s a very self-revealing process. I’ll explain…

I’ve been scouring the Help Wanted Ads for weeks now seeking new employment opportunities. Given my qualifications (some college, good people skills, strong sales background) I pay close attention to the customer service, marketing/pr/ad, retail/wholesale and sales/biz dev sections. I live in Denver so in a city of  about a million people, there is always fresh, new jobs posted daily from different companies looking for talented individuals like myself to help increase their revenues.

However, having gained employment on a couple of occasions and interviewed for numerous other jobs, I’ve come to find out that the only type of  careers in which I am qualified are MLM’s, dead-end Sales gigs and entry-level call center bullshit.

Yeah I don’t have a college degree but I know I’m better than those alternatives. The best jobs I’ve had have come from people I’ve known, not what I’ve known. I’ll find my passion soon enough, and with it, the opportunity for an outstanding career!

But until then, I’m left typecast by Craigslist and its plentiful, yet fruitless, job prospects.

By The Thought Palace

Starting My Blog – Featuring Boston

Listening to Boston’s Greatest Hits and starting my new blog. It’s kind of weird knowing that as soon as I click Publish Post, my thoughts will be out there for all to see. It’s not like its my first time writing new content on the internet but it certainly has been awhile. It’s, how should I say, “More Than A Feeling”

 

By The Thought Palace

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com! This is your very first post. Click the Edit link to modify or delete it, or start a new post. If you like, use this post to tell readers why you started this blog and what you plan to do with it.

Happy blogging!

By The Thought Palace