I mentioned that yesterday I had a somewhat of a job interview. To be a little more technical, I had taken the Foreign Service Oral Assessment. I had already passed the written test & the personal narratives, so just getting to this point is quite a big deal. There is about a 20% pass rate … Continue reading Filling in a few details from yesterday’s disappointment..
The big reason why I came to D.C. was for what was basically a job interview. After a day long process, it didn't go as well as I thought it had. I did well, but I did not pass. Boo! I got back from my interview, spent about an hour on the phone with Barefoot Runner … Continue reading To sulk or not to sulk
It was such an ordeal to get here yesterday, I was throughly exhausted by the time my head hit the pillow. The first flight was okay. I arrived at the airport at 0730 (Central European time), checked bag, went through security, went through gate, and then we had to ride the bus to the plane, … Continue reading Getting to D.C.