Social Media and Job applications

This week the issue of freedom of speech and social media presented itself in the media. A television presenter from the SBS tweeted disrespectful comments during Anzac day and was promptly fired for breaching the code of conduct of the SBS. In America a single mum was fired from her job even before she commenced…

Tell me about yourself

Tell me about yourself. No, it is not a pick up line. It is in fact one of those questions at an interview that usually leaves us at a bit of a loss for words. What do I tell the man/woman sitting in front of me? Do I tell them about me, myself and I,…