Found January 10, 2014 on The Outside Corner:
The start of the year is when many of us average Joes and Jodis start looking for new jobs, be it out of boredom or the fact that our bank account doesn’t have as many zeroes in it as we’d like. And when you’re applying for a job, there’s a time-honored ritual that one must follow before being formally considered. Whether you’re applying for an executive or a janitorial position, the song may be different but the dance steps remain the same. You prepare a resume detailing your qualifications, compose a cover letter that you hope catches the hiring manager’s eye, submit it and hope that you’re one of the lucky few selected for an interview. Apparently the same goes for baseball legends as well. Ken Rosenthal reported late Thursday night that Tony La Russa had submitted a cover letter and resume applying for the position of President of the Seattle Mariners. Yes, THAT Tony La Russa. The same guy who won three World Series with two different franchises and established himsel...
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