Where Are They Now: Dan Barker

He came to LandaJob in March of 2004, not far removed from graduation, and having worked a bit in Chicago. During the interview process he pretty much nodded his way through the discussions of the job description, company culture, and compensation and benefit package, waiting for its conclusion to get to the one issue that…

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Dear Landa

Another installment of advice to the joblorn, where questions are sometimes real, sometimes not – but try to imagine the ones we can’t print. Dear Landa, Hi, Landa. I hope all is well with you. You may remember that I sent you my resume back in March and asked you to be on the lookout…

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LandaJob News: Fall 2014 Edition

Happy Autumn from LandaJob! And what a great fall it’s been, with postseason baseball returning to Kansas City! We were on the edges of our seats last night, and although we didn’t win the World Series, we are proud of our boys in blue and the way our city has rallied around the team. We…

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How can I use my network?

This is a common question for us to hear, especially from job seekers. It’s a logical one, of course, especially if you’ve spent years being involved in professional associations, getting to know colleagues in your industry, and accumulating all sorts of acquaintances. Especially when you’re feeling urgent (“I NEED a job!”), it’s a normal instinct…

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