Open Roles

THE ‘ROY CLEVELAND SULLIVAN’ ROLE (OTE: $90,000)

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 23:02
While the odds of being struck by lightning are roughly 1 in 12,000 … these odds didn’t help Roy Cleveland Sullivan!Now … if you’ve never heard of Mr. Sullivan … you might be in for quite a shock ( … pardon the pun).Sullivan was a US Park Ranger at Shenandoah National Park in Virginia. Between 1942…

THE ‘LAUNCHING PAD’ ROLE (OTE: $82,500+)

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 22:11
On March 23, 1965 … Gus Grissom and John Young prepared to blast into space on the Gemini III capsule.One of their objectives was determining how astronauts could eat … (mess-free) during their missions.To put it mildly … the cuisine on the Gemini III sucked … consisting of squeezy tubes and…

THE “SCOTTY BOWMAN” ROLE (OTE: $135,000 – $145,000+)

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 21:11
Early in his career as coach of the St. Louis Blues, Scotty Bowman imposed a curfew on his team – the night before a game. Not fond of performing ‘bed-checks’ to make sure the players were back in time … Scotty approached the hotel’s bellhop, handed him ten dollars (remember … this was the 1960’s…

THE DONNA ROLE (OTE: $40,000 – $45,000)

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 18:36
Does the name Donna Paulsen mean anything to you?If not … she is a fictional character on the popular TV series – Suits.Donna plays Harvey Specter’s highly capable … ultra-organized … and exceptionally effective legal assistant.Donna never sacrifices quality … in order to scratch a ‘to-do’ off her…

THE ‘ONE-FIFTY’ ROLE – (OTE: $135,000 – $140,000+)

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 18:36
In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday … I decided to call this role … The ‘One-Fifty’. For a brief moment ... I considered calling it ‘The Sesquicentennial’ … but that just didn’t roll off the tongue well.Do you know how Confederation actually came to be?Well … back in the 1860’s, the British…

THE ‘ARITHMOPHOBIA’ ROLE – ($35,000 – $42,000)

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 18:36
Believe it or not … there’s a term for people who have an irrational fear of numbers.It’s called ‘arithmophobia’!We’ve all heard of superstitions that exist with the number 13 (unlucky) or say … 666 (the sign of the devil).However … true ‘arithmophobics’ fear all kinds of numbers … especially…

THE ‘LIGHTNING STRIKES’ ROLE (OTE: $132,000 – $156,000+)

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 18:35
The odds of being struck by lightning in your lifetime are about 0.000083% … or roughly 1 in 12,000.These are roughly the same odds as finding a pearl in an oyster.Now … if you’ve never heard of Roy Cleveland Sullivan … you might be in for quite a shock ( … pardon the pun).Sullivan was a US Park…

THE ‘COFFEE’S FOR CLOSERS’ ROLE – (OTE: $110,000 – $115,000+)

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 18:35
“Put that coffee down … coffee’s for closers”!You won’t find too many sales people who haven’t seen this infamous movie … and while Alec Baldwin was more than a bit ‘over-the-top’ in this 1992 classic about unmotivated sales people ... his message definitely resonates to every sales professional.…

THE ‘DILLINGER’ ROLE (OTE: $65,000 – $70,000+)

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 17:57
When it comes to gangland USA, few names have garnered more infamy than that of John Dillinger.In fact, it was Dillinger’s numerous escapades that led to J. Edgar Hoover overhauling the FBI.A little-known fact about Dillinger is that in April 1934, he and his gang of outlaws were surrounded by FBI…

THE ‘BIG POPPA’ ROLE

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 23:26
At the age of 15, Chris Wallace was pushing drugs on the streets of New York City. Seven years later … the 6’ 3”, 300-pound rapper (also known as; Biggie Smalls, Notorious B.I.G. & Big Poppa), released Ready to Die … cementing his legendary place in Hip Hop history! What you may not know is ……

THE ‘MONKEY IN THE MIDDLE’ ROLE

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 23:25
One of the first games we learned to play as children was … ‘Monkey in the Middle’.Not the most exciting game in the world … but the rules were pretty straight forward. One unlucky ‘sucker’ stood in the middle of a group of other kids and tried to intercept a ball.When they did … the kid who had…

THE ‘STAN SMITH’ ROLE – (OTE: $95,000 – $100,000+)

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 23:20
If you asked 100 people who Stan Smith was … I’d be shocked if 10% would identify him correctly.You likely have a pair of his sneakers in your house … but have no idea what his story is.Stan was a professional tennis player from 1971 – 1985 … and his story, is absolutely wonderful!As a young boy,…

THE ‘BLOODHOUND GANG’ ROLE (OTE: $144,000 – $180,000)

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 03:48
“Whenever there's trouble … we're there on the double … we're the Bloodhound Gang.If you've got the crime … we've got the time … we're the Bloodhound Gang!”Back in 1982 … The Bloodhound Gang was a mini-series that aired during the last 5 minutes of a PBS program called “3-2-1 Contact”. It was about…

THE ‘SALT’ ROLE (OTE: $87,500 – $102,500+)

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 20:54
Salt is essential for human life … and back in the old days, salt was the primary method of food preservation. (Some would argue, salt is also essential for a night of tequila drinking … but that’s beside the point!)On another note … to be 'worth one's salt' means to be worth one's pay. In fact,…