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Interviewing the Interviewer

I used to get very stressed before going to a job interview. I’d try to learn everything about the company. I’d cram like a freshman desperate to learn a term’s worth of physics formulas in one short day. The night before, I never slept but would lie awake in bed...

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Beverage Dissemination Officer – Can I get a Coke?

Beverage Dissemination Officer – Can I get a Coke?

Beverage Dissemination Officer – Can I get a Coke? I see a multitude of job ads in the course of a typical week at work.  As a Career Coach, a significant portion of my 9 to 5 (when not assisting clients with their employment skills) is spent online scouring through...

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You Are More Than a Line or Two on a Business Card.

You Are More Than a Line or Two on a Business Card.

Why do we, as a society, tend to define a person’s worth by a few words on a business card?  Why does it seem a person’s value is directly tied to what they do for a living?  Why do reality tv shows, and I use that word very lightly, always show the person’s...

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