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5 Important Steps to Land Your First Job After Graduation

It seems unfair. You’ve worked hard throughout your university or college only to work hard to find that first job. It doesn’t even feel like those years of studying give you much of an advantage. So why did you work yourself so far int...

Getting Your Social Media ‘Interview Ready’

We’ve all heard that what you post on social media can have implications on your career and professional life. So it’s no surprise that employers search potential employees online to learn about them and see if there are any ghosts in t...

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Medieval amputation methods and preventing blood loss (help)

Okay. I have a character, he needs half of his arm removed. He will not accept cauterization to help with the blood loss, and magic is also a no go. To use any of those methods on him would be instant betrayal to him. So… First things...

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Another way of saying “engage the enemy”

Stormsong07 said: ↑ “Junior and Senior Riders, go ahead and report to your company. Initiates, stay here out of the way until the main body has engaged the enemy. Then rescue the wounded when you can. Do not directly engage with the ene...

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Does this Case Solve Make Any Sense Whatsoever?

This may turn out to be a badly-explained thread, but I’ve just finished working out exactly how an amateur detective solves a case and I’d rather run into problems now than 60,000 words in. Since I’ve known all along who ...

Creeping Common Sense: Let’s Talk Mistakes

It’s important for new writers to ask the pros about the mistakes they’ve made; successful, well-published writer and WD contributing editor Jeff Somers reveals why.  “Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and ...

Take Two: Ways to Submit Your Story to Hollywood

If you dream of your story being on the big screen, Script’s editor, Jeanne Veillette Bowerman, gives you a peek inside the filmmaking industry and shares ways to submit your story to Hollywood. Click to tweet this article to your friends...

How Can I Leverage Recruiting Agencies In My Job Search?

There are a few ways in which your crush and your recruiter are exactly the same. You hate when they reschedule. You seem to have intractable word vomit whenever they call. And you’re always wondering what they say about you to their co-w...

The last lesson

May 13, 2019, by John The last lesson I look at the result slip that my teacher hands to me. BBAD, the paper reads. I feel a whirlwind of emotions. In front of my friends, I know I cannot show too much emotion. But I wish the ground would s...

Internships 101: Free vs. Paid

My Mom told me this story about a man she and my Dad are friends with. When he was thirty years old in 1990, he immigrated to Canada from South Africa. He was a construction engineer in South Africa, but he had a hard time finding a job in ...

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