YA author Monique Polak on writing…and job getting

I recently discovered there is only one thing more daunting than the empty first page of a novel manuscript: the empty first page of CV. What skills do I have to write about? What words should I use to describe them? How should I format it? And ohmygod what if I use the wrong font […]

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My new CV title: toddler management specialist

Haven taken a year off to rear my human and complete a novel manuscript, I recently decided to hit the old job board and get back into the rodent race. I was actually getting pretty excited about  planning projects that don’t involve Popsicle sticks–until I started reading some job descriptions. It went something like this: Nope, […]

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