"Megan: thanks for your response. I take your point, but whenever I've been searching for work, the number of jobs that I applied for online would be no more than 5 per week (on good weeks).
My experience has been limited by the number of…"
"Most of the advice you offer is helpful, but checking your favourite job boards shouldn't take more than 15-30 minutes every day. Surely it is a question of managing time effectively between all available resources?"
"Job aggregators are an effective way to cut-through the online-recruitment chaff.
JobisJob.co.uk helps British job seekers scour the market for all available jobs; we also present all of the information needed to allow our users to make a quick and…"
"I agree with Samantha Lacey: I've never encountered such a thing this side of the Atlantic. I agree that it is important to follow-up after an interview. How you do so appears to be dependent on location.
If I ever apply for a job in the US, I…"
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"I think that you would find that the differences are minimal. If you want to succeed you have to work hard, where ever you live!
(Although living on the Mediterrean, at the foot of the Pyrenees has its perks!!)"
"As a European living and working in Spain, I have to say that we do not get a 2 hour nap in the middle of the day. LOL! That would be great! And I am sure that not too long ago people really did go for a wee siesta, but not today, not in Barcelona."
"Great post and interesting discussion. Obviously when balancing hours, equal does not necessarily mean the same: a working hour does not weigh the same as a sleeping hour, nevermind a hour spent relaxing. So we are not comparing apples with…"
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