Businesswoman Says She Wants To Give Something Back
Woman Got A Job By Wearing Her CV
Last month Sharon Shachar received a lot of attention by walked around Milton Keynes wearing two sandwich boards advertising that she was looking for a job. After more than a year of being out of work Sharon starts her new job today.
Sharon, from Coffee Hall in Milton Keynes says the sandwich board is what got her noticed and she doesn't think she would have got the job without it. She is now getting recognised in the street and on the bus and is giving advice to other people out of work.
After being made redundant last year Sharon says standing outside Milton Keynes train station and walking through the business district wearing she sandwich boards was a last resort. She claims to have applied for nearly a thousand jobs on the internet and took an IT course but felt like she was getting no where.
She explains the moment she got the call to say she had got the job:
"I was ecstatic really, excited, I didn’t know what to say, I wanted to jump up-and-down I wanted to do everything. I cried on the way home because I just couldn't believe it"
Sharon told Heart she never expected the sandwich board to be so successful.
There's been a worrying rise in the number of youngsters hospitalised for self harming in the Four Counties
Transport Secretary Says New Firm Will Design, Build And Operate Varsity Line
Recently Played Tracks
On Radio: James Stewart
1am - 6am
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.