6 months. It took me 6 months to land a full-time recruiting job in Los Angeles. I was in Cleveland, job hunting from 2,341 miles away. I traveled to LA with my wife for an interview with BP in Long Beach. Prior to leaving for the flight, Johnson Controls out of Whittier emailed me requesting a phone interview, which I accepted. It was going to be completed while I was still in Tinseltown. Funny thing
🧡🖤 ĦȺłłøwɇɇn Ɍɇsᵾmɇ Ȼønŧɇsŧ – Wɨn Ⱥ Fɍɇɇ ŁɨnꝁɇđƗn Ᵽɍøfɨłɇ MȺꝁɇøvɇɍ 🧡🖤 🎃 Halloween is my favorite holiday. I’m an October 1️⃣5️⃣ birthday, so needless to say, it’s in my 🩸🩸🩸 🎞️ Favorite Halloween movie: Halloween 🔪 Favorite slasher character: Jason 📺 Favorite Halloween show as a kid: The Worst Witch (shoutout to old HBO lineups and Tim Curry) 🍫 Favorite Halloween chocolate: Butterfinger 🍬 Favorite Halloween candy: Skittles 🎃 Favorite holiday decoration: Pumpkin ☠️
4️⃣1️⃣ Facts About Me On My 4️⃣1️⃣st Birthday 🎈I’m a father to the best ‘Lil guy on the planet, Augustus “Gus” Robert. 🎈I’m a husband to the most wonderful and patient girl on the planet whom I’ve dated since the Thursday after 9/11, Jamie. 🎈I’m a son to the best parents including my late father (I call him “Dad” or “Pops”). 🎈I’m a brother. 🎈I’m an uncle. 🎈I’m a godfather (2 times). 🎈I’m a writer.
𝗗𝗼 𝗜 𝗣𝘂𝘁 𝗔 𝗣𝗵𝗼𝘁𝗼 𝗢𝗻 𝗠𝘆 𝗥𝗲𝘀𝘂𝗺𝗲? Short answer – It depends on your country. Long answer – In the United States, it’s best to keep your photos on your LinkedIn profile only. ✨Reasons? 1️⃣ First off, it can create hiring bias. 2️⃣ Secondly, it can hurt your chances of your resume being picked up properly and scanned into the system because it can disrupt the AI’s job. 3️⃣ Finally, it’s a bit creepy.
I was shopping at the local grocery store, actually rode the bikes up there with my wife and little 3T boy, and as I sat atop the bike, son in tote, I noticed this guy’s license plate. Adam, I assume? Well, Adam gets it. Adam knows the importance of being reminded that it’s time to work. It’s time to sacrifice. It’s time to bring home the bacon. It’s time to be the provider. Life’s scary.