Applying for the Ultimate Library’s Barefoot Bookseller: My Application

I originally built this blog in a bid to become the Ultimate Library‘s Barefoot Bookseller. This was the first post in a series dedicated to promoting myself as a worthy candidate. Step One: Apply Facebook can be life-changing Facebook has transformed the world. It has quite literally restructured the way we communicate and manage relationships in the 21st Century. But...

Applying for The Ultimate Library’s Barefoot Bookseller: Continuing to Research the Role

A few days after the deadline for submitting applications for the dream job ‘Barefoot Bookseller‘ in the Maldives, I received an email from The Ultimate Library. It was short and sweet and thanked me for my application, explaining only shortlisted candidates would be contacted. OK, fair enough. After all, they did get a “tsunami” of responses to their advert. I...