Sunday, September 28, 2008

Blog topic for the week of Sept 28

This blog post is due by Sunday, October 5 at 11:59 p.m.

This week, you'll be seeing lots of presentations by classmates.  Select three presentations that you really enjoyed and discuss why you liked them.  Then, go to each of the three people's blogs and leave a comment for them to let them know you have written about their presentations on your blog.

Sunday, September 21, 2008

Blog Post for the Week of Sept. 21

This blog post is due by 11:59 pm on Sunday, Sept. 28.

For this week's blog, you may write on any topic that you would like. It's a free topic week. Your topics may involve business writing or any current event that you'd like to discuss.

Friday, September 19, 2008

Puppies for good owner

Cassidy in my 10:10 class is fostering these two handsome pups - German Shepard and possibly Collie mix. They are sweet little guys who need a good home. If you are interested, let me know, and I'll give you Cassidy's contact info.
If you can't take a puppy now, but you know someone else who might, pass this link on to them.

Sunday, September 14, 2008

Blog Post for the Week of Sept 14

This blog is due on Sept 28 by 11:59 pm.

This post is due by 11:59 pm on Sunday, February 17, 2008.

Visit this link - Read the advice that is offered about writing cover letters.

Do you agree with all of the advice given here? Are the points with which you disagree?

Which section of this tutorial is the most useful to you?

Is there anything of which you were not aware that you plan to use when you write your cover letter for your mock interview in this class?

Remember - mock interviews will take place very soon. It's a good idea to begin drafting your cover letter this week, tailoring it to the job description to sent to me earlier in the semester.

Sunday, September 07, 2008

Blog post for the week of Sept 7

This blog is due by 11:59 pm on Sept 14, 2008.

Select any two of the articles at this link:;_ylt=AttBYviPSZEb59owR6hk3SvDRaIX. Read the articles, and write a response to them. What did you learn that will help you when you begin interviewing as part of the mock interview process and for real after graduation?