Author Archives: Alicia

About Alicia

Bookworm. Blogger. Chocolate Lover. Coffee Addict. Fangirl. Shopaholic.

The Paper Resume: A Dying Medium or Still Relevant?

stock photo woman resume

Why hasn’t LinkedIn completely replaced the traditional paper resume? This is an excellent question. It’s also one that was asked recently on Quora. Out of the four responses it received, the first and last ones provided the most satisfying answer, in my humble opinion, to the deep-thinker, who initiated the debate. Those replies (by Jim Plunkett and Gayle McDowell respectively) both touched on the… Read more »

Pretty Pastel Mani: Jamberry Nail Polish in Lilac

Swatch of Jamberry Lacquer in Lilac

You may or may not be aware that I’m an Independent Consultant for Jamberry Nails. The company is becoming a household name in the U.S. and it crossed the border into Canada about seven months ago. I loved the idea of peel, heat and stick nail art so much that I signed up to sell their nail wraps (stickers) before… Read more »