Napala Pratini64

Napala Pratini

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Napala is a consultant to early-stage technology companies. Prior to going independent, Napala led marketing initiatives across both consumer and B2B fintech for employers including NerdWallet and Earnest. In past lives she was a ballet dancer and a cancer researcher.

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May 13, 2019

3 Things to Never Say in a Job Interview

No matter what stage of your career, there are many potential stumbling points in any interview. While some are…

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May 07, 2019

What to Expect from a Final Round Interview (and How to Stand Out)

If you’ve just been invited for a final round interview—congrats! You’ve clearly done a lot of hard work to…

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April 22, 2019

How to Recover After a Not-So-Great Interview

So you don’t feel great about an interview you just had—now what? No matter how much you prepare, some…

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April 22, 2019

Who (And How) to Ask for a Job Reference

If you’re in the job interview process and have been asked to provide references, congratulations! You’re one step closer…

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April 08, 2019

How to Negotiate a Remote Work Policy

In a world where most work—even within an office—happens over digital channels, remote work is becoming increasingly common. Some…

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April 08, 2019

What to Do When You’re Going to Miss a Deadline

We’ve (mostly) all been there: Scrambling to meet an unrealistic deadline. For software engineers, who often fall subject to…

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April 04, 2019

Why You Should Adjust Your Salary Expectations

There have been countless attempts to uncover the root cause of wage inequality. The usual suspects - experience, occupation,…

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March 26, 2019

The Highest Paid Engineering Roles in San Francisco Right Now

Tech jobs in San Francisco are generally known to come hand in hand with handsome compensation. Although other cities…

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March 05, 2019

Developers Weigh In on Coding Bootcamps

Top technical talent can come from anywhere—from developers who never finished high school to those with multiple advanced degrees.…

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March 01, 2019

What Developers Really Think of Pair Programming

Truth be told, many developers will tell you they prefer to work in an environment without meetings, colleagues, or…