For a long time, I was happy with the old JobMob look, or JobMob v1. My friend Fitore had helped me with the original design, and I thought she did a great job, as I mentioned on the Credits page. I liked the soft gradient of the logo - trendy back then in 2007 - and the color highlights against a minimalist white & blue layout.
Thinking of doing a startup or going out on your own? Get inspired. I've tried and failed twice, but they were both terrific learning experiences. How to Enter * Simple - at the bottom of this article, leave a comment about startups. Some suggestions of what to comment on are: * Tell a crazy story from a startup you were in, or just heard * Which recent startup (or founder of) impressed/depressed you? * What's your favorite job-related startup? * Tell us of who you'd like to offer the book as a gift and why (you don't need to mention their name) * And/or- impress me with constructive feedback about JobMob and how I can make the site better for you. Don't be shy...
The biggest guest blogging contest of 2014 is almost over. 6 weeks after it started, the 8th Annual JobMob Guest Blogging Contest is coming to an end. Tomorrow, 23 contestants will find out how they split over US$11,000 in prizes, the most in the history of the contest, thanks to a great group of sponsors.
Monday July 21st is the final submission deadline for this summer's contest. Very specifically, end-of-day Monday (or midnight Tuesday for the sticklers) Pacific Daylight Savings time is the deadline after which submissions will be closed. Check here for the deadline in your local time (will open in a new tab/window) As of Sunday afternoon, there were still 10 open spots remaining in the contest, down from the initial 25. And I know of at least a few people who are busy trying to claim one of those spots before it's too late. The clock is ticking. Over $11,000 in prizes is up for grabs... Will you make it in on time? JOIN NOW Whether you join or not, share this with someone who can so you can at least compete for the Referral Prize, which will go to the person who refers the most contestants.
The biggest guest blogging contest is back again for an 8th summer. This time with more prizes than ever and some new twists. In this official announcement, you'll find: * Main contest prizes * How to WIN the contest * How to enter the contest * Contest calendar Take your time to carefully read this announcement. There's a lot of information and many prizes, you don't want to miss a thing.