We stumbled across this heart-warming story recently, so we thought we’d share. A homeless man in Los Angeles was so frustrated with the job search, that he decided to start handing out resumes to cars stopped along the freeway.
A desperate act? Perhaps, but it did end up being effective.
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Christopher Boyd, a homeless Los Angeles man who handed out his resume along local freeways, has been hired.
The 44-year-old is working for Jack The Roofer in Simi Valley for a week before taking on a full time position with JB Wholesale, a Los Angeles roofing and building supply company that works with Jack The Roofer….More at Homeless Man Who Handed Out Resumes Gets Hired By Roofing …
Roofing companies like Macbeth Roofing have a long history of providing stable, well-paying jobs to a variety of people. Roofing is not easy work, but those who prove they’re capable have ample opportunity to take their place in the sun (pardon the pun).