Japanese puzzle box

  • Advertise with us
Project by bradyvan posted 05-20-2009 07:23 PM 7114 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed a way to get the attention of a company I am interested in with more than just my resume. So I decided to build my own puzzle box. With the help of an online plan, I redesigned the box to allow me to place my resume and a memory stick inside and send it to a person within the company that I thought might enjoy it. Though the company isn’t hiring right now, it did get the attention and a response. I hope it proves to keep in me in mind when they do start hiring again.

-- -Brady

8 comments so far

View GaryK's profile


10262 posts in 3958 days

#1 posted 05-20-2009 07:49 PM

Very interesting idea.

Nice looking box!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

View CharlieM1958's profile


16274 posts in 4188 days

#2 posted 05-20-2009 08:04 PM

Every little edge helps. Nice job with the box.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View scrappy's profile


3506 posts in 3400 days

#3 posted 05-21-2009 02:07 AM

Very nice idea. I am sure that they will remember you!

Nice box. One day I may have to attempt my own puzzle box. (just hope I can get it open when done)haha

Keep up the nice work.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

View a1Jim's profile


117063 posts in 3547 days

#4 posted 05-21-2009 02:12 AM

cool idea nice box

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

View woodworm's profile


14465 posts in 3560 days

#5 posted 05-21-2009 02:49 AM

Great idea and very nice box.
I think they spent more time analysing your personalities than on any other applicants.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile


18250 posts in 3645 days

#6 posted 05-21-2009 05:51 AM

great idea and nice box. Will probably work if the puzzle isn’t too hard for them to figure out :-))

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

View mcoyfrog's profile


4145 posts in 3564 days

#7 posted 05-22-2009 06:32 PM

Great idea

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

View ward63's profile


351 posts in 3057 days

#8 posted 04-09-2011 03:19 AM

Great idea! Cool box :-)

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics