OWJ Program

Chapter-Closing Words.

in OWJ Program, Reflections

Around three months ago, I set out with one major desire. As a One-Week Job (OWJ) participant, I sought to be an ordinary woman who achieved something extraordinary. I believe I did that. People ask me if it was everything I dreamed of, and I tell them yes. Yes, it was. I mean, yeah, there Read More ››

Amanda's One Week Job Summary – Part 1 of 3

in OWJ Program, Reflections

Well.  Here it is.  The end of my One Week Job adventure across Canada. So much has happened over the last 8 weeks!  So many people, so many cities, so many jobs!  I’d like to take this opportunity to THANK EVERYONE who helped me along the way.  Whether you were a voter, an employer, a co-worker, Read More ››

“Can You Hear Me Now?” – Week #8: Radio DJ

in Job Updates, OWJ Program

“HOWDY!” from College Station, Texas! For those of you who have never heard of the place, it is the home of the Texas A&M Aggies, and the place where I earned my undergraduate degree. This week, I’ve been co-hosting with Radio DJ Niblett of Candy 95! I’ll be ending the Program as I started: In a Read More ››

Week 8 – PR/Communications

in OWJ Program

I’m exhausted. The last 8 weeks have been wonderful, exciting, stressful, and tiring.  I’ve learned things I would never have had the opportunity to experience otherwise – and have definitely grown because of it.  The thing is…I’m tired!  Constantly moving around takes it’s toll on a person…I have no idea how Sean did this for Read More ››