Tag Archives: job applications

If you reference this reference…

you’ll notice this reference is not worth referencing. (*Boom Tish*) [Sorry I haven’t been around much — have been struggling with yet another chest infection verging on pneumonia, but hopefully on the mend now.] Anyway, I’ve been brewing a post on job references after a friend contacted me to tell me that she’d been refused […]

A rose by any other name

What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet… (Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, 1594) Or not. I remember when a friend’s husband was employed by a large telco, he was asked to change his Islamic sounding name to “Michael” when taking calls from customers. Being a […]