This is going to be less satisfying than some people hope for, and more interesting than others expect. Maybe. ∙ Okay. For my first year in Malta, I worked as a teacher in a wonderful language school, (no job agency involvement), of which...―
...definitely not growing here ∙ It is always difficult to discover exactly how much people pay or get paid in wages. Potentially embarrassing dinner party conversation, don't you know. But I have done some digging around on the internet ...―
Before we begin this week's list can we just have a conversation about how I totally forgot an addition to my list? A quote oft uttered by members of my family, whether it's appropriate or not, from Dirty Dancing, commanded by the tight pants ...―
(By popular demand, I have written an extended version of my previous post on the visa issue.) ∙ I was fortunate enough (in terms of travelling if nothing else) to be born within that block of countries that we call the European Union. ...―
summer jobs in MaltaA lot of people like the idea of coming over to Malta to work for the summer months in some type of seasonal position. I don't blame you - it's a good idea! But it is not always easy to find this type of job advertised on the...―
This rather dilapidated-looking building is what you have to look out for when you go to get you social security number, necessary once you start working in Malta. The Department of Social Security is located on Dingli street, about 150 metres ...―
It's Sunday and Fadra has asked us in today’s (optional) Writing Prompt: What is success to you and how will you know when you achieve it? ∙ This week is probably not the best week for me to crow about success. I have been feeling like the...―
September 4-7, 2011 (Wait, never mind) ∙ Honestly, I would have to say the hardest thing I've ever experienced is being blindsided and fired from a job I held for two years...never getting a straight answer as to why they reached the...―
Most people that get hired after they apply for a job assume that the hard part is over. They beat out the competition. They got the position that they applied for. They can kick back and relax because they have won their prospective employer ...―
In nearly every job that you’ll ever have, especially in a corporate environment, you’ll have to go through what’s typically called a performance review. Performance reviews are an assessment of what you’ve accomplished in ...―
You don’t get cuts and bruises when you get burned out on the job, do you? Of course, there are no physical signs that show you this. However, there are some signs that could instantly raise red flags. If you’re unable to notice burnout situations ...―
At some point in your life, you will have to retire. Will you be prepared when this time comes? Listed below are 15 things you should do to prepare yourself for retirement. Make sure that you are ready for the many lifestyle changes that come ...―
How do I setup Live TV on OpenELEC? Below are some basic and straightforward instructions ...
When Stephen and I were planning our honeymoon in Tuscany, one of the things I lobbied for ...
I remember seeing the trailer for this film when we went to watch The Croods and already ...