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The Year of Unemployment

3.63  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
The optimistic – arrogant, perhaps – vision of a graduate’s future career is quickly beaten out of him by a sequence of hilarious and cringe inducing failures to secure work. Living at home with his Mum, this is an unimpeded insight into a young man’s struggles and successes in work, love and computer games!

Laugh at the honest self-appraisals with a knowing nod to having s
Kindle Edition, 33 pages
Published February 19th 2014
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Jul 24, 2015 Ana rated it it was amazing
A very honest look at the real challenges facing graduates after their years at university. Personal relationships, endless job applications, hopes raised and dashed. Countless Interviews, lessons learned, advice to other students who may be going through the same experiences. Yet throughout the daily routine there is a sense of optimism and maturation through the experiences acquired, however humbling they may be. Despite the string of failures, doubts, questions and insecurities, the author ...more
Apr 11, 2016 Arun rated it did not like it
A waste of time. Not sure what the purpose of writing this book was.. It just describes the author's attempts at landing a job. Uninspiring and insipid, the only good part is that it took just half an hour to read.
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The Sword and Laser: unemployed graduate? 1 45 Feb 21, 2014 12:11AM  

Welcome to my author page. My debut novel, 'The Super Spud Trilogy', was released in April 2012. It's about magical crisp packets with personalities determined by their flavouring - a little quirky and very satirical.

I enjoy sailing, fantasy football, skiing,table tennis, squash and playing computer/board games with my friend - especially Risk and Catan.

I studied geology at Manchester Universi
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