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Not All Employers Worth Working For

Yesterday I saw one of those TV news segments that paints a bleak picture about the job search (perhaps in an effort to scare job seekers ... I mean, catch their attention so they'd watch the news show). They discussed how some positions available these days require that people to be currently employed to even apply, and that some employers are showing biased toward job seekers that have been unemployed for awhile even if they quit.

That is probably true. But, it would also true that those kind of employers are not really worth working for.

Lets say an employer has been getting 500 unique resumes or more for every one job that they have advertise for the last year or so. Do they not realize then that the other 499 probably didn't get another job the day after? Because, if this employer really thinks the current job market provides enough jobs for everyone to work then they are, to quote Sarah Palin, "flipping" stupid.

And, really, we don't want to work for stupi…

San Francisco Earthquake Damage 1906

Here then is clip from after the 1906 earthquake in San Francisco showing the damage. Interesting differences. I'll be adding this video to my San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 Squidoo lens.

Air - La Femme D'Argent

Video includes old movie shot from a cable car traveling down Market Street in San Francisco in 1905 before the 1906 earthquake. Public domain film with music added.

Two Sample Acrylic Cut Out Keychains from Zazzle.com

I see that question a lot in the forums at Zazzle.com with customers or new Zazzlers wondering what the photo sculptures look like, or how they turn out. I recently ordered two key chain photo sculptures from my store at Zazzle.com and have added two sample images to both of these designs so that people can see what the acrylic cut out key chains look like.
Earth Peace by annaleeblysse
Browse Blue Photo Sculptures
Pink Rose Photo Sculpture by annaleeblysse
Browse Pink Photo Sculptures Free Shipping on orders of $50 or more! This great discount offer has been extended through May 1, 2011 at 11:59pm PT. Just enter the coupon code: FREESHIPFORU at checkout in the "Zazzle Coupons/Gift Certificates" box. Posted via email from Annalee Blysse @ posterous on posterous.

Announcing Unicorn Coverage!

Announcing Unicorn Coverage! A Progressive commercial about getting insurance for your unicorn released. I saw on TV that Flo was talking about unicorn and glitter ... and here is the online commercial she dreamed about.

Painting The Sky

Painting The Sky Abstract Realism (lovely video)

Light Ball

Light Ball, originally uploaded by Jane in Colour. A photo of a trailing rainbow of light behind a light ball. Motion photo found on flickr!

I Heart Michigan Key Chain from Zazzle.com

I Heart Michigan by annaleeblysse
See more I Keychains See more "I Love Michigan" Heart Designs on hundreds of gifts. These templates are fully customizable. If the name or place that you want doesn't fit, you can easily increase or decrease the font size to create your own buttons, coasters, magnets, tees, iPhone cases, note cards, binders and much more. The "I Heart" image can also be re-sized to fit your customized design. Free Shipping on orders of $50 or more! Enter code: FREESHIPFORU at checkout in the "Zazzle Coupons/Gift Certificates" box through March 31, 2011 at 11:59pm PT. Posted via email from Annalee Blysse @ posterous on posterous.

Grey Polka Dots Tie from Zazzle.com

Grey Polka Dots Tie by designs4you
View other Grey Ties Grey Polka Dots Tie from Zazzle.com - Free Shipping on orders of $50 or more! Enter code: FREESHIPFORU at checkout in the "Zazzle Coupons/Gift Certificates" box through March 31, 2011 at 11:59pm PT. Posted via email from Annalee Blysse @ posterous on posterous.