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BREAKING NEWS: This Guy Needs A Job, Has A Clever Resume
August 19, 2013
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Here's one way to get noticed when you're looking for work in the media and digital industry: create a "breaking news" website that's also your resume.

That's what NYC-based Fanis Poulinakis did: in an effort to get CNN to consider hiring him, he built FanisNews.com.

The site looks a lot like CNN.com, but most of the news is about Fanis, including a visual list of companies he "could work" for, a photo of himself standing next to Robin Williams for some reason, a link to his regular old standard resume, and this video of "President Obama" discussing the job seeker:

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