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Minnesota job seeker markets himself on a billboard

Published 04/23/2012

Bennett Olson says he has sent out resume after resume, but has had no luck since losing his job at Treasure Island Resort in March. So Olson decided to put his face on a billboard near downtown Minneapolis with the giant letters "Hire Me!" and his web address. For $300, Olson got a rotating spot on the Interstate 35 billboard for 24 hours.

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