I had a fascinating conversation with a an HR friend of mine back in 2006, the year I lost my job and started JibberJobber. In this conversation he said “HR can smell blood from a mile away.”
It was as if the world stopped turning because he called me out, and I had a huge epiphany. You can read the original post here: I Smell Blood!
A year later I wrote Are You Bleeding? because by that time I had talked to a ton of job seekers and a common