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Digression of the week: One more reason why you need a great online profile

September 5, 2014 | By | No Comments

For headhunters like me, one of the hardest parts of the job used to be finding people with the right qualifications. Read More

22 Aug

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Overcoming Impostor Syndrome when starting a new job

August 22, 2014 | By | No Comments

“I’m so nervous. I’ve always been nervous, ever since I was a kid.”
- Elvis Presley Read More

14 Aug

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Digression of the week: Learning how to fail better

August 14, 2014 | By | No Comments

Back in the days when winning was “the only thing” and failure was “not an option”, it was rare to hear people talk about their own professional failures. Read More

07 Aug

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Are you fit to work in a start-up?

August 7, 2014 | By | No Comments

A lot of the people I meet tell me they are tired of politics and bureaucracy in the workplace and want to join a start-up. What could go wrong? Read More

30 Jul

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Digression of the week: Are “tours of duty” the career model of the future?

July 30, 2014 | By | No Comments

The concept of a normal career has been in flux for decades. Employees no longer expect to (or want to) stay in one place for the bulk of their careers. Employers no longer expect the same loyalty and, quite the opposite, are constantly seeking efficiencies, making layoffs and increasingly bringing on contractors over full time staff. Read More

23 Jul

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So you didn’t get the job

July 23, 2014 | By | No Comments

“I never thought of losing, but now that it’s happened, the only thing is to do it right.”
- Muhammad Ali Read More

16 Jul

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09 Jul

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Getting the most out of a bad boss

July 9, 2014 | By | No Comments

“Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.”
- Kin Hubbard Read More

02 Jul

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Digression of the week: What is a nanodegree and who should get one?

July 2, 2014 | By | No Comments

In today’s environment of skills shortages and rising education costs, plenty of us profit by providing reactive solutions, but few companies are aiming at finding ways to solve the larger problem.

Enter the nanodegree Read More

25 Jun

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The dream team effect: Why you should seek out exceptional work environments

June 25, 2014 | By |

“When you work with the best, you have to raise your game.”
- Nate Corddry Read More