Good Morning! So, the photographer I shadowed for Week 1, wrote a photography blog about the time I spent with her! The photos she took of myself and her other assistant Zak are absolutely hilarious! Read all about it here: http://www.henrietahaniskova.com/piece-of-work …and the award for 'Awkward Photo of the Year' goes to….
Guest post by Kirsty, aka The Nerdy Nomad. Kirsty, volunteering in Sumatra. If taking a new job each week to find your perfect career seems like a bit extreme, but heading out to job fairs and going the traditional post-university route seems too timid, then I have an option that falls in the middle: volunteering. Read More ››
Turning generational quest into adventure: Why career researchers love Sean Aiken How do people make tactics to find and keep a job? How do they define their priorities? These questions are what career research is all about. Firms no longer make careers: how could they when it is impossible to plan the next semester? Our Read More ››
We can all learn something from Sean’s journey. I met Sean way back in week 6 which for some odd reason it seems like some distant, past experience. His belief that the path from A to B is not always a straight line prompted him to create One Week Job. He now uses this as Read More ››
IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢m addicted to finding stories of people whoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve changed their lives to pursue their passion. This obsession has led to me collecting many inspiring stories over the years and IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve drawn some key insights in what goes on when people decide to do what they really love for a living. You can read some of Read More ››
Almost two years ago I was approaching my last year at university; I remember being scared of the future. However, the entire time I had this small idea in the back of my head; go on a year-long, 50-state road trip staying with people I have never met. It was a dream, a big dream. Read More ››
As a Certified Career Development Professional and in the role of Career Counsellor, I meet youth and parents in their homes. This is a special time. It’s a moment for the family unit to come together, reconnect, share perspectives, and listen with an open mind. Common questions center around which post secondary program to apply Read More ››
I would like to start using oneweekjob.com as a platform for others to share their stories regarding ‘One Week Job’ type themes. I will still be blogging about what I am up to week to week, but I think by having other people contribute and share their stories, we can all learn from each others Read More ››