Unemployment: A Survivor’s Guide [NOOK Book]

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During a prolonged period of involuntary unemployment, the author decided he’d had enough. He knew he was not alone as the country’s unemployment numbers soared. So, as a way of relieving his own frustration in a manner that wouldn’t involve jail time, he decided to write about his daily job hunting and sudden life-changing experiences—some bizarre, some unfamiliar, some humbling, but almost always funny in an edgy, sarcastic, no-holds-barred way. Anyone who has ever experienced and survived the profound “joy” of...
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Unemployment: A Survivor’s Guide

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Overview

During a prolonged period of involuntary unemployment, the author decided he’d had enough. He knew he was not alone as the country’s unemployment numbers soared. So, as a way of relieving his own frustration in a manner that wouldn’t involve jail time, he decided to write about his daily job hunting and sudden life-changing experiences—some bizarre, some unfamiliar, some humbling, but almost always funny in an edgy, sarcastic, no-holds-barred way. Anyone who has ever experienced and survived the profound “joy” of unemployment, or expects to be unemployed, or knows someone who is unemployed, or just wants an eye-opening laugh, should read this book. After all, misery loves company and needs a laugh. Oh, and if you’re an executive or have anything to do with your company’s hiring practices, he’d love for you to read it, but be warned, you may not like everything you read.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781456046132
  • Publisher: Publish America
  • Publication date: 1/10/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 364 KB

Meet the Author

Patrick Flynn has worked in human resources management for twenty-two years. After this book, he doubts he’ll have a twenty-third. He has worked for various manufacturing companies. He holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in human resources management. He is married with three daughters.
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