1. As Bulbagarden aims to be a safe place for everyone, please take your time to read a note on harrassment on Bulbagarden.
  2. Bring your favorite pen to write your shipper heart out for Shippers' Paradise's first Short Story and Poetry Competition! Find the rules and further information in this thread
  3. Maniacal Engineer stopped being lazy and finally made a third episode of Bulbacast BTS. You can watch it right here.

Bulbagarden Staff Drive 2018 Is Now Live! [No Longer Accepting Applications]

Discussion in 'Announcements and Events' started by Enzap, Feb 2, 2018.

  1. Enzap

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    Hello all! I'm very pleased to announce that Bulbagarden is hosting a site-wide staff drive. We are looking for applicants for the following roles:
    • Bulbanews Writer
    • Bulbanews Japanese Translator
    • Staff Artist
    • Social Media Contributor
    • Forums Moderator
    Applicants will have two weeks from this post to apply for these positions, this means we will accept applications until Friday, February 16th. There is no limit to how many positions you can apply for, but you will not necessarily get all of the positions if you're successful for one. If you apply to a forum section that received a lot of other great applications, we may ask you to help in a different section temporarily and you may be moved to the section you applied for at a later date.

    To apply, find the form for the role you would like below and copy and paste those questions as a new thread in this section. Then answer those questions thoughtfully and honestly and post the thread. Your thread will only be viewable to yourself and staff. You will need a forums account to apply to all sections except for social media, which uses a Google Form found below. For all applications, please include the General Application Questions listed below in the same thread as your section-specific application (these general questions are included in the Social Media Google Form).

    Please put your username and the section or role you are applying for in the title
    , one thread per section.

    Thread title examples:

    Outside the Box - Enzap
    Social Media Contributor - Enzap
    Staff Artist - Enzap

    If you have any questions, contact an admin or staff from your section of interest. Thanks for applying!

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    Non-Forums Applications


    To apply for the Bulbanews Writer position, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Writers are responsible from writing and publishing news articles in a timely manner. News stories to be written will be coordinated via Discord.

    Application Form
    1. What is your Bulbanews username?

    2. Which timezone are you from?

    3. Other than English, are there any languages you can speak and/or read well?

    4. What writing experience do you have, if any?

    5. Why should we hire you?

    6. Which of the following topics would you be most interested in writing about for Bulbanews?
    - Core series Pokémon games
    -Spin-off Pokémon games
    -Pokémon anime
    -Pokémon TCG
    -Pokémon manga
    -Pokémon tournaments and competitions
    -Pokémon merchandise
    -Pokémon Shuffle
    -Pokémon Duel
    -Pokémon TCGO
    -Pokémon GO

    7. Write the body of a news story based on the information here, as if it were real:
    The Pokémon Company International Official Press Site

    8. Do you have any ideas on how to improve Bulbanews?

    9. Please use this area to provide any additional information that you feel would help your application.

    10. What platform is the best way to contact you? (e.g. Discord, email, Bulbagarden Forums, etc)

    11. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    12. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    13. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    To apply for the Bulbanews Japanese Translator position, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Translators are responsible for assisting writers in writing articles based on Japanese sources. This typically involves finding and translating relevant information from provided Japanese language articles. Content to be translated will be coordinated via Discord.

    Application Form
    1. Are you fluent in Japanese?

    2. How long have you studied Japanese?

    3. What timezone are you from?

    4. Have you ever/do you currently live in Japan?
    * If so, for how long?

    5. Do you have Discord?
    * If yes, how often are you able to be on it each day?

    6. Please translate the following press release:
    「ポケスペB2・W2」2年ぶりにサンデーうぇぶりで連載再開!「B・W」も公開 - コミックナタリー

    7. Please translate the following press release:
    ポケモン映画公式サイト

    8 What platform is the best way to contact you? (e.g. Discord, email, Bulbagarden Forums, etc)

    9. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    10. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    11. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    12. Do you have anything else you want to add to your application?

    To apply for the Staff Artist position, use this form.
    We’re looking for new Staff Artists that can do one or more of the following for the Bulbagarden forums and social media channels:
    • Make Pokémon related art
    • Make graphic art (e.g. banners, image manipulations, etc.)
    • Make forum skins
    1. Which of the above skills are you experienced in?

    2. How much experience do you have with those skills?

    3. Can you give some examples of your work or a link to your portfolio/Tumblr/DeviantArt/etc.?

    4. If you aren't experienced in making forum skins yet; would you be interested in learning it?

    5. Do you have any ideas for fun new forum skins?

    6. A couple of years ago we did #FakemonFriday, in which we drew a requested Alola Form each week on the Bulbagarden Twitter. Do you have more ideas for fun art projects like those for Bulbagarden's social media channels?

    7. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    8. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    9. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    To apply for the Social Media Contributor position, use this form.
    As Bulbagarden continues to work on ways to interact with our users across the internet, we are revamping our social media efforts. Because of this, we’re looking to hire a few dedicated social media editors. What we’re looking for is people who are passionate about the project as well as looking to interact with Pokemon fans across the internet.
    As we’ve gotten Bulbacast off the ground, we are looking to make a massive push towards video content. Which means we need designers for graphics and thumbnails as well as editors. If you think you can fulfill any of these needs, please feel free to fill out the Google Form:

    Google Form

    Good luck!


    Forums Moderator Applications

    As a moderator of Bulbagarden Forums, your job will, in general, consist of:
    • Viewing threads in your section and reporting problematic posts for staff discussion
    • Discussing and acting on reports from your own section through PMs, warnings, or other appropriate methods
    • Managing your section by performing tasks such as deleting posts, moving threads, and banning spambots
    • Brainstorming ideas to increase traffic, activity, and quality discussion in your section
    • Engaging with users and responding to questions when you feel comfortable doing so
    • Participating in discussion about other sections, the forums as a whole, and off-forum projects with all other Bulbagarden staff members
    • Any other section-specific tasks listed in the applications below
    To apply to Pokémon Video Games and Current Event: Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Keeping up with and informing users of any Pokémon games-related news.
    • Keeping OP and Rules threads updated (e.g. the Confirmed Information Thread).
    • Making sure spoilers and leaks stay in their designated threads or are spoiler tagged.
    • Optional: help out users with trading and their competitive teams in the Bulbagarden Trade and Battle Center.
    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section-Specific Questions
    1. Which Pokémon games have you played (including spin-offs and mobile games)?

    2. What is your favourite Pokémon game? Why?

    3. What do you enjoy doing the most in the Pokémon games (the main story, battling, trading, shiny hunting, etc.)?

    4. Do you mind being spoiled about upcoming Pokémon games in advance?

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to Pokémon Anime and Manga, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Moving around preview and review threads to the Episodes Previews/Reviews Archive.
    • Staying up to date with the Pokémon anime.
    • Updating threads with new information whenever possible.
    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section-Specific Questions
    1. For how long have you been watching the anime?

    2. How much affection do you have for the anime?

    3. Do you keep up with the current anime?

    4. Are you knowledgeable about the Pokémon Manga (Pokémon Adventures, but also other manga)?

    5. A user is talking aggressively about a character or series. What would you do?

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to Pokémon GO, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Updating the opening posts of some threads with the most recent Pokémon GO news
    • Creating new threads (potentially including challenges and contests) to promote activity in the section
    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section-Specific Questions
    1. For how long have you been playing Pokémon GO and what is your current level?

    2. Are you involved with any Pokémon GO-related group activities in your region or in other websites?

    3. What are your most and least favorite things about Pokémon GO?

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to Pokémon TCG & Collectibles, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Staying up to date with Pokémon merchandise and TCG news.
    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section-Specific Questions
    1. What type of Pokémon Merchandise are you most interested in or knowledgeable about?

    2. Do you currently collect Pokémon Merchandise? If no, have you in the past?

    3. Where do you usually buy Pokémon Merchandise?

    4. Do you keep up with various Pokemon merchandise campaigns? Or recent TCG expansions? If yes, where do you usually find this information?

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to Shippers' Paradise, use this form.
    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section-Specific Questions
    1. How much invested are you into shipping and the shipping community as a whole?

    2. A user is hijacking a shipping thread by talking about another shipping. What would you do?

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to General Pokémon Discussion, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Brainstorming and creating discussion-provoking threads in both the main General forum and in the Contest Hall subforum
    • Being on a rotation for posting Pokémon of the Week threads
    • Updating Pokémon-related claim threads

    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section-Specific Questions
    1. What part of the Pokémon franchise (e.g. anime, core games, spin-off games, TCG, etc) is your favorite and why?

    2. Do you consider yourself a good writer? Feel free to elaborate with the writing style you're most comfortable with,experience level, or other pertinent details.

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to Writer's Workshop, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Be an active participant by both reviewing stories and taking part in writing discussions
    • Organize and run writing and reviewing events, challenges, and competitions
    • Contribute to the weekly Writers Workshop mini-newsletters, the monthly fic of the month interviews, and Academy lessons
    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section-Specific Questions
    1. Do you read works posted in the Writers Workshop? If so, how many works are you currently following? What genres do you prefer to read?

    2. Are you comfortable with analyzing and reviewing a variety of works? How would you describe your current reviewing style?

    3. Have you ever written a piece of work that you've published in the Writers Workshop or to any other site? What experience do you have with writing in general?

    4. Do you enjoy talking about storytelling, worldbuilding, and the writing craft? What are some possible discussion topics you’d like to start?

    5. Do you have any potential ideas for writing or reviewing related contests or events? Tell us about them.

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to Fun and Games and The War Room, use this form.
    Job Description

    The War Room:
    • Participating as a co-host in some staff-hosted games and events.
    • Acting as the Moderator on Duty for War Room games, ensuring a smoother running game, helping the host with decision making, and potentially acting as a co-host/backup host if necessary.
    Hosting experience is recommended.

    Fun and Games:
    • Brainstorming new ideas for sectional events, and running some of those events.
    Activity is preferred, due to the high volume of traffic in F&G

    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section-Specific Questions
    1.Are you more active in F&G, The War Room, or Both?

    2. Assume that you are a moderator playing in a mafia game, and the MoD is offline. You notice that one of the other players is starting to act up, and the situation becomes somewhat time sensitive. You have no idea when the MoD is going to login next. What do you do?

    3. What sort of events do you envision in F&G?

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to Entertainment Inc. or Outside the Box or Blogs use this form.
    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.

    To apply to Support and Advice, use this form.
    Job Description
    • Brainstorming ideas for thought-provoking threads and joining discussion whenever possible.
    • Keeping up with new threads and messages.
    • Advising people whenever necessary while being mindful of their feelings and state of mind.

    Application Form
    Basic Information

    1. What time zone are you from?

    2. On average, how much time do you spend on Bulbagarden Forums per week?

    3. Why do you feel you would be a good moderator?

    4. Do you have any previous moderating experience?

    General Questions
    1. What is your stance on the LGBT Community?

    2. Can you provide an example of when you worked together with a team to solve a problem?

    3. What qualities or skills do you think are most important to have for effective teamwork?

    Moderating Questions
    1. Why are you interested in/why do you think you would be good at moderating this particular section?

    2. How would you help increase section traffic and/or improve the overall user experience in the section you wish to moderate?

    3. A user criticizes you in public after receiving an infraction. What do you think is the appropriate reaction as a staff member?

    4. Is it ever acceptable to break the rules?
    Why or why not?

    5. If you disagree with a forum rule that the majority of staff seem to approve of, what would you do? Why?

    6. If a staff member gives you as a user an infraction that you disagree with, should you speak up or otherwise respond and why?

    7. If you suspect another moderator of abusing their authority, should you report it?
    Why or why not?

    8. If fellow staff members are complaining or venting about one of your friends, should you tell your friend what the staff is saying?
    Why or why not?

    Section Specific Questions
    1. Are you a sensitive and/or sympathetic person? What do you think being a sensitive/sympathetic person means?

    2. Do you have real-world experience advising people who have problems? Can you give an example?

    3. Do you give examples from your own life when helping someone with their problems? Why or why not?

    4. How do you approach and talk to people, especially new ones? Can you give an example?

    5. A user appears to be seriously affected by self-doubt and low self-esteem, to the point that they consider their existence pointless. How would you handle this situation?

    Misc Questions
    1. Would you be interested in helping out in any more of the following area of Bulbagarden: Bulbapedia, Bulbanews, Discord, Social Media, or Staff Artist? Which ones?

    2. Do you have anything else you wish to add to your application? Do it here.
     
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  2. TeaWest

    TeaWest Reminiscence

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    Good luck to all applicants! :)

    (PS y'all should totally join me #Video Games #USUM #Pokemon GO #fun)
     
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  3. Pyrax

    Pyrax Welcome to the Dream World

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    May the odds be ever in your favour, applicants.
     
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  4. Hector

    Hector OHO Social Media Coordinator

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    Believe in the me that believes in you, applicants!
     
  5. EscLucy

    EscLucy Battle Pike Queen

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    Good luck Y'ALL, I will be rooting for everyone!! (y)(y)
    PS please make an app for Bulbanews and I will love you
     
  6. Kung Fu Ferret

    Kung Fu Ferret VOTE FOR VERMIN SUPREME!

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    Applied for Pokémon Video Games forum for the third year in a row. Hopefully... Third time's the charm!
     
  7. EscLucy

    EscLucy Battle Pike Queen

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    Good luck! :)
     
  8. Neo Blaze

    Neo Blaze Nocturnal Firelord

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    Good luck everyone :) I remember when I applied 4 years ago like it was yesterday. I was super nervous but I'm happy I did apply. Just take your time to think over your answers and be honest! ;)
     
  9. Lone_Garurumon

    Lone_Garurumon Kaiser Nail

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    Good luck to all the applicants.
     
  10. Zexy

    Zexy Fire Chicken

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    Good luck, everyone. Looking forward to wokring alongside whoever gets picked :)
     
  11. Lin Beifong

    Lin Beifong chief of republic city

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    Good luck everybody! :)
     
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  12. Dolce

    Dolce Win or lose, I'll never tire of showing off! Social Media Deputy Coordinator

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    We still have about one more week! So go and apply my lovelies, you don't need to be scared~
     
  13. Lin Beifong

    Lin Beifong chief of republic city

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    We don't bite... I've had my fill of human souls this week :p
     
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    Maniacal Engineer Monkey Elvis Bulbacast Host

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    Well, I only do if I'm hungry, but I keep myself well fed. :p
     
  15. dragon_nataku

    dragon_nataku Vice-President in Charge of Volcanoes Chief Discord Administrator

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    I only eat people who break the rules I am a dragon, afterall :p
     
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  16. Enzap

    Enzap Very Interesting Indeed Head Administrator

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    Hey everyone!

    We've been getting some great apps so far, and we're excited to get as many as possible so we're extending the deadline to Monday, February 19th.

    Now you all have another weekend to give it your best shot! If you are at all interested we encourage you to apply! And remember we are hiring for more than just the forums, so check out the other positions above.

    Thanks all!
     
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  17. SinnohEevee

    SinnohEevee Well-Known Member

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    School is keeping me busy, so thanks for the extension.
    At which time does the drive close and according to which time zone?
     
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    Enzap Very Interesting Indeed Head Administrator

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    Current plan is to end it at 12:00AM EST. So as soon as it turns the 19th here it'll be over, or at least as close as we can manage.
     
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  19. Alola

    Alola isn't it strange?

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    Thank you for extending the deadline!
     
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    ange Master of Time

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    Oh goodness, thanks for the extension!
     
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