The trainer spent a lot of time unpacking the interview. He did briefly mention my need to dumb down my CV, but didn't really get to specifics. This was not helpful: how do I cover up fifteen years of legal practice and six years at university? Say I was serving time for murder?
|Glass plate negative photograph of Norfolk Island - Ruins of prison (1914 - 1915)|
Nat. Archives of Aust: A88, 9
The day ended with practice interviews and more encouragement ("get out there and smash it!"). I slumped off to find a way home.
I have no idea when or if I'll find work, but I'm damn sure this course has gotten me no nearer.