How To Remain Unemployed by Staying True to Your Authentic Self



What you’re about to see is real and has not been altered or retouched in any way. The name has been concealed to protect the ignorant.

Below is an actual cover letter submitted by a young job seeker for what he considers his ‘dream job’. Obviously this young man (who can’t spell his own name) is acting on the advice he’s received throughout his life when told, “always remain true to yourself,” to “never put on airs,” and to “be 100% authentic in everything you do so as to always represent yourself as you really are”.

Not exactly the kind of coaching that you want to give a young job seeker who may just take you at face value.

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  1. Mr WordPress
    July 15, 2011 | 6:39 pm

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