Cillit Bang - The Mechanic
"When you have a powerful product to beat dirt, cleaning can become a source of satisfaction and thrill.
Introducing the CLEANTERTAINMENT: Cillit Bang, so efficient it almost makes cleaning exciting."
"Sanitation workers Angelo Bruno and Eddie Nieves worked together for nearly ten years on the same garbage route in Manhattan's West Village and became fixtures in the community.
After 31 years on the job, Angelo retired.
At StoryCorps, he talked with Eddie about the unexpected lessons he learned along the way and what he still misses about the job."
Raw Materials - The stuff that dreams are made of
"The European Commission would like to promote skills and employment on Raw Materials to boost sectorial competitiveness and sustainable growth while showing the huge potential of European raw materials..."
Training to work on a superyacht - 29 July 2013
"A new training programme has been set up tailored to the demands of billionaire owners, as Christian Fraser reports."
Interview with an Applicant (vimeo.com)
"Ever been to a hardball job interview? How about a screw-with-your-head job interview?
This funny short film by Marty Hill and Paul Del Vecchio shows one interview that goes wildly astray from the outset."
India's Trailblazers: The female bouncer- 28 May 2013
"India and the country's attitude towards women have been in the spotlight for some months, following a series of violent assaults.
But far from seeing themselves as potential victims, some Indian women are breaking into industries usually dominated by men.
BBC News spoke to one woman, Sunita, who works as a nightclub bouncer."
The Present perfect with Daniel Seddiqui.
"Perhaps, you have seen this young man on TV. Read his intro and work on his unique experience."
50 jobs in 50 states. - a video with an activity :
"Complete the paragraph by filling in the missing terms." Created by Renée Maufroid.(Ac. Lille)
The Best Job in the World is back!
"As our ex-island caretaker is regretfully handing over the keys to his island hacienda we’re looking for someone to take his place.
As our Park Ranger you will be exploring the world’s oldest rainforest, watching whales migrate on the Great Barrier Reef, and showcase our five World Heritage areas to the world through blogs and social media..."
"Browse CareerOneStop’s video collection to learn about careers, industries, skills and abilities, or work options and education levels."
Health Careers Videos
"Each of these video clips show a health professional at work. All clips have been text captioned for accessibility."
Gumdrop (First part of the video) - Gumdrop the Robot wants to be an actress.
The Business of English
"The Business of English from Australia Network is a 15-part series for intermediate to advanced English language learners which looks at the language used in everyday business situations such as meetings, presentations and negotiations.
You can watch the episodes online. Full transcripts are available for each episode."
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"Une publicité qui nous vient d'Argentine, qui met en scène une mamie de 90 ans qui se fait tuer encore et encore dans des situations toujours plus insolites.
Je vous laisse savourer la chute qui fait la promotion du site Zonajobs pour la recherche d'emploi."
Queen advertises chauffeur position for Royal household- 19 August 2012
"Accommodation is part of the package for someone with "clear communication skills" and "an ability to deploy tact and diplomacy when necessary".
BBC Breakfast has been finding out what it takes to be a Royal chauffeur."
Online Job Application Form Resource Site - Find Printable Applications. - with videos
"It is a resource that provides hundreds of printable and online applications for retail stores, department stores, pharmacies, grocery stores, restaurants, shops, etc.
See "JOB CATEGORIES" (job-applications.com)
You're Hired: Episode 4
"Follow the fortunes of Daniel in his search for a new job.
This episode, Daniel goes for an interview and makes some classic mistakes.
Watch the episode and do the activities to find out what he does wrong and how you can avoid making mistakes when you are looking for a job." + Transcript
When Donald Duck met Glenn Beck
"Donald's life is turned upside-down by the current economic crisis and he finds himself unemployed and falling behind on his house payments.
As his frustration turns into despair Donald discovers a seemingly sympathetic voice coming from his radio named Glenn Beck."
Stairway to Heaven - Climbing towers "This was shot from a camera mounted on the (hard) hat of a technician. There's this team of people who do repair work on very tall, antenna towers. The repairmen are climbing up essentially with nothing to protect them from lightning, slippery steps, attacks of dizziness, nasty birds, etc. In short, if they slip, that's it. And it's a long way down. But they're quite casual about the whole thing.
Notice that the main part of their work begins after this clip ends. The climb is the getting-to-work part..."
Person to Person - Wim Wenders - with subtitles
"Part of the film "8", Wim Wenders delivers a positive film on micro-financing, with Muhammad Yunus and Bono."
Procrastination - Definitions - An animation
"An investigative and exploratory hands-on gloves-off study into the practice of putting things 'off''.
Sometimes the only way to get something done is to do two dozen other things first."
"refers to the deferment of actions or tasks to a later time."
Going For An Interview - VIDEOS
"Job interviews can be tense situations especially if you get a curve ball question thrown at you.
The best way to ace an interview is to be prepared and know what types of questions to expect to be asked, as well ask what types of questions are illegal for employers to ask prospective employees.
Let our expert advice guide you into the job you’ve been dreaming of."
& Careers - Videos
"You will find a range of information from how to find a job to
succeeding at interview.
We have spoken to numerous professionals from a variety of backgrounds
on their careers." (videojug.com)
The Horse Doctor
- a video
"It's exactly the same as when you go to the
doctor, except my patients weigh anywhere from 300 to 1400 pounds..." (thefutureschannel.com)