Archive for August, 2008|Monthly archive page

Risk: Why Ability Matters

Ok. Humour me for a moment. Bear with me. I will make a point eventually. Honest.

One of the things I do to relax is climb. To be fair it’s not always that relaxing so perhaps I should describe it as “one of the things I do”. Anyway, semantic arguments aside, here is a clip of me soloing a short climb in the Peak District: Continue reading

Polite Persistence

In one of my recent posts I linked to an excellent and free eBook: Interviewing Made Easy!

When I read this eBook I thought it provided an excellent overview of how to prepare for an interview but with one exception: the section on “Closing the Interview”. In it Liz Handlin suggests that you need to close an interview in the same way you might close a sale: Continue reading