High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives May 26 1972, Page 12

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 26, 1972, High Point, North Carolina 11a High feint Enterprise Friday Moy 26, 1972 Don t apply for Job with a Chip on your shoulder Diah Ann i work in the personnel office of a Small company and am writing in the Hope that you will print my letter before graduation. I have some advice for individuals who will be looking for employment. It is amazing How Many people come in Here ill prepared. Here Are some suggestions which might make the difference Between getting the Job and not getting it. 1. Bring something to write with preferably a pen. If your handwriting is poor print. 2. Answer All questions to the Best of your ability. The firm no matter How Large or Small asks questions for a reason. 3. Have your social Security number with you and a 4. Of you Are a male your selective service number. 5. Be Able to list the schools you be attended starting with elementary and the dates of attendance. 8. Be prepared to Trace your employment record including beginning dates and quitting dates names of employers location positions held and salary. 7. Be prepared to list at least three people besides employers who will give character references. Know their addresses and Telephone numbers. I have been in a position to observe a great Deal of embarrassment and disappointment because people meet the simple requirements listed above. The candidate who has to go Home and come Back with facts and figures is going to lose out to one who has the information at his fingertips. In be observed too Ann that the person who is prepared has an air of Confidence that makes a Good first impression. A Gainesville dear Gainesville whet in appropriate signature i and now i d like to add a suggestion of my own. I m aware that Many capable Bright Young people Wear their hair Long have beards and dress non establishment. I am also aware that there Are Laws forbidding discrimination against a Job candidate because he has Long hair and a Beard. But if an employer does t like your looks the chances of being hired Are sharply reduced. So if you really want the Job Don t apply for it with a Chip on your shoulder the size of a gangplank. Dear Ann in a upset and can to think straight. Just say Quot go. Or a done to a Good Friend phoned last night to say she and her sister had just finished addressing the invitations to her wedding. They had miscalculated somehow and were six invitations Short. She asked if i would feel Hurt if i did t receive an engraved invitation but a note instead. I said a of course now my Mother tells me i am crazy a that i should not go to the wedding because it is Plain that my Friend considers me less important than the other guests. What do you say i really want to go Ann. Bon Bon dear Bon i say go. Tho Bride is obviously in a spot and she is counting on her closest friends to understand. Don t let her Down. Confidential to miserable unhappy and insignificant try to be pleasant and uncomplaining. Thirteen is a horrible age for a girl who has a sister sixteen. I Promise that life will be brighter when you Are sixteen and she is Nineteen. Even if drinking is the a a in thing in your crowd it crowd you out. Learn the facts from Ann Landers Booklet a booze and you a for teen agers Send 35 cents in Coin and a Long self addressed stamped envelope to this newspaper with your request. Pic Way open nights gleaming Black or White Vinyl pumps with rolled top Tricot lining and pretty Little Heel. Sizes 5-10. Only 4s7 s255r<4$�" la to s. Main St. Open 9 to 9 final 2 Days 1720ff most any wit in Stock. Sol ends May 77 during our anniversary Sah wig Pagoda 2311 Westchester or. Lei. 882-97 u Acron from Hoyrt the fabulous Onee a year Pechilo vanity fair Pantie Sale continues at a i

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