"Ethan, are you still stuck here? Dan's suggestion to call the receptionist is right on target. Tell the receptionist what you're looking for and why, and you may get the information you need, simple as that.
Don't worry about what the…"
I did basically the same thing Bryan did - I used Linked-In to find someone 'above' the position I was targeting, and then sent them the 2 letters, then tried to get them on the phone. My only advice would be to aim for…"
"First, make sure you research the company through the web. LinkedIn can be useful to find the names of employees and their job descriptions. If you don't have a premium account you can still google the business name and "IT manager"…"
I am passionate about fixing desktops and laptops. I am having a hard time finding out who the IT manager is for companies while browsing the web. Dan mentions in 48 days to speak to a receptionist. He doesn't elaborate on what you should say. I feel like if I try to call a receptionist to find out who the IT director is I will come off sounding like a sales person or if I tell her why I want to know she will just push me to their web site to apply there. Anyone have any ideas on the verbage I…See More
"I'll never forget a part of the movie Meet the Robinsons where the main character fails at something and everyone around him starts to cheer. He looks puzzled and then the other characters explain that when you fail you learn a lesson. …"
I love acting. Right now I am doing help desk for a corporation that is sucking the life out of me. I wanted to audition for a local community theater production of 12 angry men but my current work schedule would not permit. I think God has gifted me to act and I feel like I would really be fulfilled in drama ministry of some kind. I love drama and love seeing peoples lived changed by the Gospel. Any one have any ideas of how I can make an income in drama ministry or I wonder if there are any…See More
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Plus, you might want to check out Speak It Forward as well. It's another group I'm involved with that has a lot of activity taking place.
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Ethan- Welcome to 48 Days! I think you will find this community full of wise and helpful people. I hope you find inspiration, knowledge and information that will help you reach your goals. If I can help you in any way, please feel free to contact me at any time. I’d love to help. I’d like to invite you to view my blog on personal finance. It’s new and I would greatly appreciate any feedback or new followers. Again, if I can help you out in any way, please don’t hesitate to contact me! Welcome to 48 Days! Tyson Blog: http://www.balancelifeandmoney.com