The Best Job in the World has been filled. And the winner is . . . Ben from the United Kingdom. Here is his video job application:
Ben won a competition by Tourism Queensland, in Australia, to become the Caretaker of the Islands of the Barrier Reef.
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Tourism Queensland, in Australia, is hiring for “The Best Job in the World” as the Caretaker of the Islands of the Barrier Reef. To get an interview candidates had to send in a one-minute video making the case for why they are best person for the job. The top 50 entries (out of 34,000) are posted to the web so people can vote online.
Presentation Zen guru Garr Reynolds chooses some of his favorites on his blog (click here).
These “job applications” are very creative. Here is the resume that is currently number 1 in the online voting:
Noah Goldstein, co-author of the entertaining book, Yes!: 50 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Persuasive, recently spoke at Google’s Santa Monica, California, office.