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How to Get out of a Miserable Career in a Bad Job Market

When you try to think of a leader at your place of work, you might think of your boss – you know, the supervisor in the tasteful office down the hall.<p>…

Treat Job-hunting as a Sales Process to Land Your Next Job

“I have been on countless interviews, passed all the tests, … nothing.” WSJ, June 26, 2013<p>Some people actually believe applying to as many job …

Employment

Hey Job Applicants, Time to Stop the Social-Media Sabotage

Think before you post, especially if you’re looking for a job. Seems like common sense, doesn’t it? Yet despite all the advice and warnings to be …

Interview Questions That Really Work

Google recently learned that overly clever questions in job interviews don't tell you much about applicants. So what does? Try a few of these ideas.<p>Google recently made headlines--but not for the usual reasons. In case you missed it: The company is giving up on asking job interviewees infamously …

How Not to Get Fired

Getting fired from the company you started may seem hard to imagine, but it happens fairly frequently. Avoid these mistakes and it won't happen to you.<p>Getting fired from the company you created is probably the last thing you can imagine. Unfortunately, it's a fairly regular occurrence that can have …

How Do You Deal With A Sucky Job?

Advancing your career in a swamp of a company is tough work–but if you know how successful people managed to do it, you can still blossom into awesomeness.<p>Good people get into bad situations. Over at Hacker News, a storm of insight is abrewing over the travails of a pseudonymed engineer who’s …