Jannet Walsh

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I am America – Jannet Walsh

In America, Apple, Blogging, blogs, Catholic, Clark Howard, Family, iMovie, iphone, Minnesota, Minnesota Native Daughter, Money, Murdock, nation, news, snow, Video, Weather, Willmar on January 27, 2012 at 10:34 pm

Jan. 27, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota

Click to view video on CNN iReport.

Here is a short story of my family in America. I live in Murdock, Minnesota, population 303, in the same house my father was born. ( I might even be sleeping in the same room he was born in!)

The community was built around the railroad that passes through town.  If you listen closely, you will hear a train in the video.  It’s loud even inside the house.  I’ve heard the trains going through several times when I would call home to Murdock, no matter where in the world I was located!

My father’s family is mainly from Ireland, Scotland and Luxembourg. My mother’s family was from Germany and Prussia. My parented are now buried a short distance from the family house, along with a baby brother, and  many of my ancestors that were pioneers in Minnesota.

I live in central Minnesota in a farming community my father’s family has been a part of since the late 1800s, a colony of mainly poor Irish Catholics started by the late Archbishop John Ireland.  If I remember right, about 2,000 Catholic families were part of the colony in a few settlements in the area.

I read at the Catholic church in De Graff, Minnesota, the people were selected to come to the colony by Archbishop Ireland for the purpose of helping each other  and making a living. (I have to go back to read the description again!)

Also, I am related to many of the people in Murdock.  Oh, we are all related somehow to the pioneers from the colony.

Minnesota was poor in jobs, but rich in land when they arrived.

We are still poor in jobs in Minnesota, with about 175,000 still looking for job in the state, and I am one of them.

One more thing. If my father’s family did not come for the land in Minnesota, I would be saying, I am Canada!  My Irish family first moved to Canada, then to the United States, as did many Irish immigrants.  I’m sure we would be very proud to be in Canada.  Cheer to Canada!

This video was made with the built in camera on my MacBook Air and edited on iMovie.

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Screen Shot of CNN iReport with Jannet Walsh

Video – Click to view Clark Howard and iReporters’ Resolution with Jannet Walsh. Go to www.hlntv.com/clark to view more videos from Clark Howard.

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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Video – Hazardous Weather Outlook in Minnesota

In Blogging, Clark Howard, Family, Minnesota, Minnesota Native Daughter, Money, nation, news, snow, Video, Weather, Willmar on January 27, 2012 at 10:13 am

Jan. 27, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota

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Snow is coming down very fast!  Watch the video and see the hazardous weather outlook for central Minnesota.  Read more about Murdock’s weather.

Got to the National Weather Service to find out the weather conditions for your area.  You can type in your zip code to find out conditions.

Video – Click to view Clark Howard and iReporters’ Resolution with Jannet Walsh. Go to www.hlntv.com/clark to view more videos from Clark Howard.

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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Video – Jannet Walsh talks with Clark Howard!

In Blogging, Clark Howard, Family, Minnesota, Minnesota Native Daughter, Money, Willmar on January 25, 2012 at 10:11 am

Jan. 25, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota

Video – Click to view Clark Howard and iReporters’ Resolution with Jannet Walsh. Go to www.hlntv.com/clark to view more videos from Clark Howard.

Screen shot from CNN of the HLN - Clark Howard Show, Jan. 21 and 22, 2012.

Screen shot from HLN - Clark Howard Show, Jan. 21 and 22, 2012.

 

Jannet Walsh, Minnesota Native Daughter ©2012

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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Murdock woman scheduled for Clark Howard Show

In areavoices, Blogging, Career Coach, Catholic, displaced worker, Family, iphone, Laid Off, layoff, Litchfield, Minnesota, Money, Murdock, nation, news, state, State of Unemployment, unemployed, Video, wctrib.com, Willmar on January 18, 2012 at 1:09 pm

Jan. 18, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota


View this video at CNN iReport
Please watch my video to find out more about my exciting news!

I’ll be on the HLN – Clark Howard Show this weekend, Jan. 21 and 22, 2012.

When to watch from your TV
Saturday and Sunday, 5 a.m. and 11 a.m. Central Time.
Saturday and Sunday, 6 a.m. and 12 p.m. Eastern Time.

Click here is my Linkedin professional profile.

Jannet Walsh in a CNN promo video on 2012 election.


Click here to see Jannet Walsh featured in a CNN promotional video.

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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I’ve got talent, need job now

In areavoices, Blogging, blogs, Catholic, community, displaced worker, iMovie, Instagram, iphone, iPhone Apps, Local, lrish Catholic, Minnesota, Minnesota Native Daughter, Money, nation, news, politics, region, rejection, State of Unemployment, unemployed, wctrib.com on January 13, 2012 at 11:35 am

Jan. 13, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota


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Are you using Linkedin to search for work? How’s that going?

Click here is my Linkedin professional profile.

Jannet Walsh in a CNN promo video on 2012 election.


Click here to see Jannet Walsh featured in a CNN promotional video.

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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Using Linkedin for job search?

In areavoices, business, Career Coach, community, displaced worker, employee, Jannet Walsh, Job, Minnesota, Minnesota Native Daughter, Money, multimedia, Murdock, nation, news on January 12, 2012 at 9:35 am

Jan. 12, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota

Are you using Linkedin to search for work? How’s that going?

Click here is my Linkedin professional profile.

Jannet Walsh in a CNN promo video on 2012 election.


Click here to see Jannet Walsh featured in a CNN promotional video.

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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My MacBook is saved!

In Apple, Blogging, blogs, iMovie, iphone, iPhone Apps on January 6, 2012 at 2:14 pm

Jan. 6, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Minnetonka, Minnesota


From the Apple Store at Ridgedale Shopping Center in Minnetonka, Minn.

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Click here to see me featured in a CNN promotional video.

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
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How’s your job search going?

In employee, Family, iPhone Apps, Job, Laid Off, layoff, unemployed, Unemployment Monday, wctrib.com, Whitehouse, World on January 6, 2012 at 11:24 am

Jan. 6, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota


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Click to see full details on our nation’s unemployment from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.
Click here to see me featured in a CNN promotional video.

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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Food video posted!

In areavoices, Blogging, blogs, employee, Family, Food, Foodie, Health, Laid Off, layoff, Minnesota, Minnesota Native Daughter, Money, Murdock, Murdock news, nation, news, state, taste, unemployed, wctrib.com, World on January 5, 2012 at 8:15 am

Jan. 5, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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Featured iReporter on CNN promo!

In displaced worker, employee, Family, iphone, Jannet Walsh, Job, Laid Off, layoff, Life, Local, Minnesota, Minnesota Native Daughter, Money, multimedia, Murdock, nation, news, region, state, State of Unemployment, unemployed, Whitehouse, Willmar, Workforce, World on January 4, 2012 at 2:33 pm

Jan. 4, 2012
By Jannet Walsh
Murdock, Minnesota

I do displaced worker up right with the help of CNN!

Ok, something is wrong with the statement above. First, displaced worker, the nice wording for unemployed or laid off worker, has a confusing sound to it, but I have been featured on CNN several times in a promotional video related to our nation’s election called America’s Choice.

I have a great work history, and returned home to Minnesota just over a year ago to be with my mother before she died and help my aunt in another nursing home. I found a job, but was laid off as the position was eliminated. Click to view my professional profile.

The year 2011 brought challenges. This year, 2012, I’m ready for opportunties!

Click to view CNN iReport with Jannet Walsh as a featured CNN iReporter.

Jannet Walsh – I am looking for employment opportunites in the Willmar, Minnesota area. Please take a look at my professional profile.
Contact: Jannet Walsh at jannetwalsh@gmail.com

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