Posted in January 2012

Case Study: Perceived Ethnicity & Jobs

Case Study: Perceived Ethnicity & Jobs

Today, I came across a show airing on Showtime that was talking about how giving your children an ethnic name could be a hindrance in their futures.  As an example, the show stated that they had conducted a case study that involved 5,000 resumes.  Each of the resumes where sent to the same companies and had identical … Continue reading

Google Me!

Google Me!

Working at Google would be the ideal job for me.  Rather, a career.  Every time that I see a posting for a job at Google Boston I apply…if I’m qualified. I’ve never gotten an interview though and it bums me out. I’m such a computer geek and it’s not a secret to anyone.  My boyfriend … Continue reading

Racks on Racks

Racks on Racks

It’s all fun and games until somebody get’s Boardwalk and Park Place! We only have one game at home to play.  One board game at least, and that is Monopoly.  After hours upon hours of internet interactions and so called networking it’s nice to be able to sit and enjoy a game of Monopoly. Or … Continue reading

I Didn’t Know I was THAT Skinny…

I Didn’t Know I was THAT Skinny…

I see a lot of gigs for models for the local Art schools.  I’m normally, a very shy person.  I don’t go places without a companion.  I don’t randomly talk to strangers…but I decided to be more outgoing.  My first attempt shot me down! I responded to an ad for a model with no height … Continue reading

L.O.E. Flyer

L.O.E. Flyer

Another of my designs.  A flyer for a local music show done in Adobe Photoshop CS5.  I’m proud of this one.  Definitely getting better at this.  Yay me! Again.

Whip My Hair Naturally

Whip My Hair Naturally

I don’t know what really made me do it.  One day, I just decided, “this is it for me.  I’m not buying anymore of these.” The THESE that I am talking about is a Perm for my hair. I got my first perm at 6 years of age.  I had a lot of wavy (sometimes, “nappy”) … Continue reading

Happy New Year 2012

Happy New Year 2012

We made it! Whoop!! You should also be glad to know that one day recently I came across an article on Yahoo! saying that other Mayan writings predict events after 2012, so the world shouldn’t be ending either!!! Double whoop! Anyways, my NYE 2011 was quiet. I stayed home. I did stay up until midnight … Continue reading