The Job Application Tango

We do it all the time. When we’re ready for a job change we go online to search for a better job. You go to your favorite job board or employer’s site, find a job that fits you perfectly, and submit your resume and nothing happens.

Just a typical online job hunting experience that we’re all used to. You are now in the Bermuda Triangle of job hunting, sending your resume into the unknown digital zone that goes in and never comes back.

So, what can you do to improve your odds of receiving that next step of the employer contacting you for the job interview? First, it’s important to understand what’s happening on the employer’s end. Employers nowadays will receive hundreds to thousands of resumes after posting a job in any given week. Their computers and networks are overwhelmed from the entourage of resumes that are pouring into their email and HR application management software.

Some employers have the technology that can handle all the resumes pouring in and those are the ones that you will get an auto-responder message stating that they have received your resume and will contact you if they want to schedule you for a job interview. Other employers don’t, their Human Resources departments have been downsized or their budgets have been cut so much they can’t even afford a computer.

Does that mean you shouldn’t even bother applying for the job? Of course not. There are thousands of new jobs posted daily on job boards. To help increase your chances of success begin the “Job Application Tango.” Here’s how:

Step 1: Submit your resume properly

•Don’t apply for jobs where you don’t meet the specific requirements the employer is posting in the job. Usually, if an employer post a skill is required you can bet you need that skill to be considered for the job. Make sure you are fully qualified for the position.

•Follow the resume submission instructions perfectly. If an employer asks you to only apply online through the job board or attach your resume in word format then do so, don’t copy and paste your resume in the body of the email.

Step 2: Network your way into the new job and company

•Find out if any of your friends work for the company you are applying to. You can do this by calling them or shooting them an e-mail.

•Check with your local business associations or professional organizations to see if they have a message board or forum where you post your questions.

•If you still come up empty handed, search for the names of people in the HR department on the company’s website. Then try to Google them or scour the internet to find a way to contact them.

•After you’ve networked to someone that works for that company, send them an email explaining your desire to work there and ask them if they can forward your resume to the department hiring manager or to the HR department.

In today’s tough economy and competition for jobs, it’s hard to just get an interview. To make sure your resume doesn’t get lost amongst the thousands of other job seeker resumes, practice the “job application tango.” It takes a little more time and effort, but is sure to pay off eventually.



The risks of driving without insurance

There are several reasons why it is a very bad idea to drive without proper motor insurance. First and foremost, it is illegal; if you drive without insurance you are liable to an IN10 ‘Driving with no insurance’ penalty.

It may seem like a good idea at the time to save yourself a considerable about money by failing to take out insurance cover for your vehicle. You may of course drive around for a long period without being involved in any kind of accident or being stopped by the police. However, it is certain that in the end, one of these two things will definitely happen.

The idea of car insurance is that you take out a policy, and hopefully you will never need it. Therefore, it may seem like a waste of money, but car insurance is there to protect you and others, should you be involved in a minor or serious accident.

So you may be lucky and drive around for let’s say two years without ever having even a near miss. But then, you get involved in a minor bump. Now you will become liable for those legal penalties.

The IN10 can result in 6 to 8 penalty points and/or a ban from driving, and in addition a fine of up to £5,000. If you already have points on your licence, you could receive an automatic ban.
Once you have been convicted of an IN10, it can then be extremely difficult to find any insurance cover. In addition, even if you do, it will certainly come with a very high premium.
This is because insurance companies regard driving without insurance on a similar level to drunk driving. As the results of both of these offences, tend to cause injuries to other people and property. As such, this is considered highly inappropriate action that is heavily penalised by insurance companies.

Moreover, of course, if you have damaged another vehicle property, it is likely that you will be facing a civil suit for damages. If you cause an injury to another person, while driving without insurance, you could face serious criminal charges. For which you will have no insurance cover to pay for your legal costs. Don’t forget, that addition to all of the above, you have no insurance for your own vehicle. Therefore, there will be nobody to pay for the repairs, or if it’s written off, to replace it with a new car.

In addition, even if you do get away with driving an extended period, without incident, the insurance company will want to know why there is a gap in your insurance record. You could of course lie and say that you have not been driving. Again, this is a huge risk as if you make any false statements on your application. Insurance company will not pay out if you have an accident. If you are driving without insurance, it is more likely that you will actually have an accident, as you are liable to be permanently looking in the mirror to see if there is a police car behind you. The police do not legally have to catch you driving to prove that you are committing an offence. They merely have to prove that the vehicle itself has been used on a public road without proper insurance cover.

The Crown Prosecution Service, does not have to prove in any way that you were driving the vehicle. Only that the vehicle is or has been ‘in use’. There is no legal defense that allows you to claim they you were unaware that you need insurance, or that you posted of your payment, but never received the documents. Or any other claim to indicate that not having insurance was somehow an oversight is not permissible in law.

In the end, driving without insurance will definitely cost you more than, if you had taken out even the cheapest, and most basic third party cover, in the first place.

The Rise And Fall Of The Muscle Car Era

Power, speed and performance – those are the three major traits of a muscle car. When first produced, muscle cars were just pretty darn amazing because they combined the efficiency of a lightweight, mid-sized body with the performance of a high-power V8 engine and special design features that further increased the cars’ acceleration capabilities. Because muscle cars topped all other vehicles in terms of power, speed and performance, they were ideal for racing.

Muscle cars were produced from the mid-1960s into the early 1970s, but the production of such beasts fell drastically due to a number of factors. First was the controversy over whether it was wise and responsible to make such powerful vehicles available to the general public, primarily due to road racing. Because muscle cars were often used irresponsibly, liability relating to them was pretty high which forced insurance companies to increase rates for insuring muscle cars. Emission control requirements intended to curb pollution also played into the picture making it near impossible for automakers to produce muscle cars that met the standards they had to adhere to.

Needless to say, the muscle car industry changed quickly due to these influences. Demand decreased because many “would-be” buyers of muscle cars couldn’t fathom paying the enormous insurance rates for a high-power vehicle and automakers had to meet the challenges presented by pollution control standards.

Since muscle cars were produced for a limited number of years, they are valuable items for collectors and are still highly desirable to those who enjoy racing or desire a quick, powerful, mid-sized car. Since the decline in the production of muscle cars, some automakers have attempted to bring the muscle car era back to life by producing powerful vehicles that resemble the legendary muscle cars, but in my opinion, they don’t hold a candle to classic muscle cars like the GTO, the Road Runner or the Chevelle SS.

It will be interesting to see how the history of muscle cars plays out. Will present day automakers renew production of true muscle cars that are fast and powerful? Will there be enough demand to make muscle car production worth it to them? Or, will muscle cars continue to be limited to those classic models that were produced in the 60s and 70s?

Classic muscle cars are pretty amazing pieces of machinery. One that is restored and in cherry condition is really worth a lot of money. As time goes on, there are fewer muscle cars available which makes them even more valuable to classic car collectors and muscle car enthusiasts.

“What Really Makes You Tick?” 10 questions you should ask to yourself: a preparation to self-improvement

Be all you can be, but it’s not always in the Army. I often see myself as somewhat contented with my life the way things are, but of course it’s hard to think of anything else when where are real issues to be discussed.

Still I aspire for something deeper and more meaningful.

So we’re all pelted with problems. Honestly it shouldn’t even bother or even hinder us to becoming all we ought to be. Aspirations as kids should continue to live within us, even though it would be short-lived or as long as we could hold on to the dream. They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks… or can they?

1. What do I really want?
The question of the ages. So many things you want to do with your life and so little time to even go about during the day.

Find something that you are good at can help realize that small step towards improvement. Diligence is the key to know that it is worth it.

2. Should I really change?
Today’s generation has taken another level of redefining ‘self’, or at least that’s what the kids are saying. Having an army of teenage nieces and nephews has taught me that there are far worse things that they could have had than acne or maybe even promiscuity. So how does that fit into your lifestyle?

If history has taught us one thing, it’s the life that we have gone through. Try to see if partying Seventies style wouldn’t appeal to the younger generation, but dancing is part of partying. Watch them applaud after showing them how to really dance than break their bones in break-dancing.

3. What’s the bright side in all of this?
With so much is happening around us there seem to be no room for even considering that light at the end of the tunnel. We can still see it as something positive without undergoing so much scrutiny. And if it’s a train at the end of the tunnel, take it for a ride and see what makes the world go round!

4. Am I comfortable with what I’m doing?
There’s always the easy way and the right way when it comes to deciding what goes with which shoes, or purse, shirt and whatnot. It doesn’t take a genius to see yourself as someone unique, or else we’ll all be equally the same in everything we do. Variety brings in very interesting and exciting questions to be experimented.

5. Have I done enough for myself?
Have you, or is there something more you want to do? Discontentment in every aspect can be dangerous in large doses, but in small amounts you’ll be able to see and do stuff you could never imagine doing.

6. Am I happy at where I am today?
It’s an unfair question so let it be an answer! You love being a good and loving mom or dad to your kids, then take it up a notch! Your kids will love you forever. The same goes with everyday life!

7. Am I appealing to the opposite sex?
So maybe I don’t have an answer to that, but that doesn’t mean I can’t try it, though. Whether you shape-up, change the way you wear your clothes or hair, or even your attitude towards people, you should always remember it will always be for your own benefit.

8. How much could I have?
I suppose in this case there is no such things on having things too much or too little, but it’s more on how badly you really need it. I’d like to have lots of money, no denying that, but the question is that how much are you willing to work for it?

9. What motivates me?
What motivates you? It’s an answer you have to find out for yourself. There are so many things that can make everyone happy, but to choose one of the may be the hardest part. It’s not like you can’t have one serving of your favorite food in a buffet and that’s it. Just try it piece by piece.

10. What Really Makes You Tick?
So? What really makes you tick? You can be just about anything you always wanted to be, but to realize that attaining something that may seem very difficult is already giving up before you even start that journey. Always remember, that self-improvement is not just about the physical or philosophical change you have to undergo, but it’s something that you really want.

2019 Toyota Hilux Changes And Price

Newbie provided in 1968, Toyota Hilux is usually a pickup by having a superb history. Fifty years later it can be nevertheless one of the more favored lightweight truck internationally. Its 8 technology was given in May very well 2015 and until now this has previously endured some modest renovations. For the upcoming year, Toyota is preparing some other renovations due to the truck. New 2019 Hilux will get there by having a rested front end. It would have new fog lamps with C-designed chrome bits. The front side bumper will undoubtedly be re-designed. Also, the front side hexagonal grille might be loaned out of the US dual, Tacoma.

Along with these changes, the new 2019 Toyota Hilux will prove to add one other trim identified as ‘Rocco’. This reduce will be on the market only in double-cab design. All stainless highlights will likely be eradicated and substituted for dark-colored specifics. The 18-inches tires with off-road car tires comes as normal, at the same time RWD or AWD will be additional. Interior will in addition have charcoal-metal tweaks to enhance the exterior. This new clip is predicted to get the most important rival for the new Ford Ranger Wildtrack.

2019 Toyota Hilux

Hilux is definitely a compressed truck that offers numerous powertrains. The entry way is usually a fuel 2.7-liter five-tube engine coupled with a some-full speed hands-on or 6-performance automatic transmission. It delivers 122 kW and 225 Nm of torque within the back end axle only. The energy resource use of this mill is 11.1-liter/100 km while using instructions and 10.9-liter/100 km for that auto gearbox usually.

Probably the most popular engine is a 2.4-liter, a number of-tube turbodiesel. It may be combined with a six-performance guide or half a dozen-speed automatic transmission. Dependent upon the gearbox, this drivetrain gives 110 kW (150 horsepower) and 400 Nm with the vehicle and 343 Nm in the manual. Its power ingestion varies from 7.1-liter/100 km to 8.5-liter/100 km.

The tougher turbodiesel, and the only given with ‘Rocco’ toned is often a 2.8-liter engine. It arrives with the same transmission as the more compact diesel mill. Its outputs are 130 kW (177 hp) and 332 lb-ft (450 Nm) or 310 lb-feet (420 Nm) of torque. The gasoline ingestion flows from 7.3-liter/100 km to 9.2-liter/100 km.

2019 Toyota Hilux Back See

As said before, the modern 2019 Toyota Hilux will come upgraded. The transformed front position while using new grill, combined with morning Inspired headlights will sketch attention. Also, the newest off-road toned, set up over the SR5 program, ‘Rocco’ will bring in new business. Interior will continue to be unchanged. For lots more comfort and ease, SR5 and SR5 trims with twin cab work most effectively options. All trims may offer leather chairs with heaters and lumbar assist for a couple of extra income. Also, a touchscreen display screen with multi-media infotainment procedure are going to be regular for all models. Benefits like dual-area climate keep control of, smart primary and force-tab start up can be located with SR5 cut.

This new 2019 Toyota Hilux will maintain the highest level of 5 various-legend on the crash analyze without a doubt. It should offer you all safety features as its precursor which includes extra features. The autonomous crisis braking attributes with pedestrian detection tested with a new Landcruiser will likely be enforced with the new truck as well. With the exception that, normal features like seven safety bags, automated reliability keep control of together with the opposite photographic camera will come with the many units.

2019 Toyota Hilux – Price and Unleash

The Hilux pickup, using the updated leading look and feel and new off-road reduce is going to be accessible this season. The price array will be very large as just before. Its starting off price will likely be $21,000, that can be the price for the WorkMate clip with the petrol engine. The highest priced toned will likely be SR5 with 2.8-liter turbodiesel engine and automated transmission. Its price might be about $58,500.

ZenBook Pro UX501VW Game Playing Machine

Asus jumped up one particular rank this year in critiques, from next to second. From the 24 Asus laptop computers we screened, nine acquired an Editors’ Alternative honor. 12 pcs won a credit score of 4, though two gained 4.5 actors. There initially were only two we didn’t suggest in any way, at 2.5 celebrities. A lot of our faves integrated budget promotions, just like the budget VivoBook E403SA, the amazing ZenBook Pro UX501VW and also the ROG G701VI game playing machine.


Utilizing its streamlined queues and eye-popping noble-bluish light weight aluminum, the ZenBook 3 is an effective sort of how Asus is constantly convey the alluring. The organization also continually make fabulous video gaming notebooks much like the ROG G752 OC Release, which eschew the most common crimson and charcoal in favor of a counterintuitive grey and orange.

Conceivably Asus took elements a tad past the boundary with all the blinding neon orange and black color over the ROG Strix GL753, but it will get credit rating for driving the colour envelope. It even used a stroll to the outlandish side area using the GX800 as well as its removable mineral water-cooling down dock.

But Asus is deserving of kudos to its cheaper-level goods like the F555LA and even the Chromebook Change, which seem nearly as premium as his or her costlier brethren. The company even found a way to add some long life along with the Chromebook C202, which might live through accidents from 3.9 ft and also a mouth watering bright white-and-azure functional.


With a confusingly planned web-site, cellular phone agents who take a long time to solve problems and inaccurate are living chitchat, Asus’ computer support promotions make considerably as being expected. Nevertheless, we commend the company’s staff on their own unfailingly great feelings.


Asus is constantly innovate with the best of them. Just look at the ZenBook 3, that could be finer in comparison to the 12-inch MacBook to date manages to cram inside a entire-potential Primary cpu. That’s for the reason that Asus also seems to capture in a collection of superthin high heat water pipes together with a fanatic with blades who are just .3 millimeters slender. Asus also ought to get consumer credit for producing its Chromebook C202 not simply sturdy but all too easy to maintenance. Any time you bring Asus’ mineral water-cooled online gaming beast, the GX800, with the lineup, you do have a manufacturer that is still around the blood loss edge.

Valuation and Option

Asus not alone excels at having just about any style of laptop, but additionally consistently supplies the ideal reasonable netbooks that you can purchase. While most makers cause you to spend more than $600 for such premium options as an effective 1080p display, an SSD and a light weight aluminum chassis, Asus deals notebooks for instance the VivoBook E403SA, which has these three for less than $400. There are very few ultraportable beliefs like the ZenBook UX330UA, which packages a Main i5 CPU, 256GB SSD and 1080p screen right into a 2.6-pound plan.

The Taiwanese Personal pc huge is usually a commander in mobile game, as a consequence of its dynamic and impressive brand of ROG (Republic of Gamers) notebook computers. It’s also acquired the posh Ultrabook sector coated, with devices for example the ZenBook 3, which weighs about just 2 lbs and appearance stunning in Royal Glowing blue. Asus’ substantial Chromebook model is made up of the C202, which commonly pull through a 4-foot decline, and the cost effective Chromebook Flip C202. The agency even features a aspiring range of internet business netbooks included in the AsusPro series.


Asus provides for a you-calendar year minimal warranty on almost all its laptops, but with regards to the method you aquire and the shop you acquire it from, you may get accidental-ruin protection. The seller will become a lot of credit rating for offering this shield without cost, but unfortunately, it doesn’t produce a good way to figure out what designs include the offer and also what shops you can locate them. You’ll really have to analyze every individual retailer’s supplement product descriptions to figure out.

Asus will lose some areas for failing to easily sell prolonged extended warranties from the U.S., even though you could purchase a retailer’s arrange. Further, it receives a demerit for voiding your warranty in the event you change your RAM or storage area.

On the in addition to position, Asus will pay for transporting if you want to distribute your computer set for system. Just keep in mind if you’re when using the accidental deterioration safeguards, you must pay out your own private freight to deliver the appliance in.

2019 Cadillac CT4 Engine And Release Date

The 2019 Cadillac CT4 is new to generally be generated by Cadillac vehicle to be a top. In your content along with realities, the motor vehicle is always with the classy stage, to ensure the motor unit and also specifications definitely will continue to be Grauzonen. Even so, the Carpal Canal Concern item is a priceless specialist for long term CT4, even though some components are certainly not the really similar. Precise market for that luxurious family car, precisely van, is quite affordable. The United States markets is stuffed with German goods from Mercedes, BMW together with Audi. A range of firms in Japan are searching for to usher in even more users. On the other hand, Cadillac could put you throughout this current market by some splendid opportunities. Adequately, CT4 is very likely your automobile within the thriving choices set.

2019 Cadillac CT4 Design

It provides lengthy wheelbase a charity spot to provide the cabin. The lorry keeps a streamlined design with a mixture of in the garden, having activity along with deluxe. On top of that, its lighthouse has in reality been established which includes a light and in addition splendid haze light source together with the place shown below. 2019 Cadillac CT4 works by using organic leather of superb premium to keep vacationers comfy along with motorists. Contained in the smart-looking clip and likewise consistency. A collection of aspects installed to make about assistance. You can get a strike out of your touch-display screen preparing on the top solar panel to regulate every single self-collection. The cars or trucks and automobile have meal option and as well nice regions. Commonly will unquestionably help the Driver proceeding together with on the web targeted visitors. The vehicle areas the presenter a very good disruption to relish the very best beats.

2019 Cadillac CT4 Engine

Transmission is 6 8 intelligent. The automobile has some security measures cures such as sensible without any occurrence, again digicam, wheel monitors, safety measures straps, safety baggage in addition to anti–locking mechanism braking system. The maker establishes the absolute best technological technologies to sustain the car collision in addition to prevent severe injuries. The capability price quote of 2. liters and even involving 270 hp. 3.6 liters are greater solid with 321 hp. The very best proficiency is 6.2 liters using the engine to create above 600 hp. This cars and auto is not actually great deal nevertheless progressing 4 to 5 secs, suffices an opportunity to are able to 100 mls in any sort of building.

2019 Cadillac CT4 Charges And Release Date

The deluxe car or truck cost is secure, but still promotes annual. Starting rates for CT4 rates flows beyond $ 45,000. The fee depends on a number of factors and in addition may be a much more high-priced if ever the auto readies on the market. Subsequently, you have to acquire strongly related to the front door on your family car 2019 Cadillac CT4 acquire.