I know, this is a repeat of previous blogs - I'm shamelessly using previous topics - But, hear me out. This time it's different - and I can tell you why. Before we moved here, and the blogs that mentioned things like: 1 Year Before – Career Discussion, Create a job plan, and Start applying for jobs. These … Continue reading Pro-tips – Job hunting abroad
I have not a drop of a want to roam in my heart. I have family who moved from place to place - but I've always had firm goals. Get the hell out of KC as soon as possible, and live my life there. "There" was always up in the air. When I was … Continue reading Next Steps…
Before we moved, we had a collection of dates and time windows we had to adhere to. Must apply for Grad school by March 16th. Must send off final transcript by June 10th. Must submit visa application by July 1st. Cannot arrive in UK before 18th August. Everything was calculated and planned. We spent over … Continue reading The waiting game
In the past, no one ever asked me what I did. When I worked for large corporations, it was easy to just say "I work for ___" and that, by itself, seemed to explain an idea of what I did. Then it was story over, unless someone was really interested. When I switched to agencies, however, … Continue reading What the hell is my job?
Ha. This post depresses the shit out of me. When I had to start building this plan; it was less than 2 months before the move. It's recommended you do this earlier on than that (6 months, to be exact) - but I had hoped the agency I worked at, would let me work abroad. … Continue reading Create a job plan