Napala Pratini45

Napala Pratini

Writer

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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Starting a New Job? 9 Ways to Set Yourself Up For Success the First Month

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The 8 Different Types of Company Culture that Exist today

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30 Behavioral Interview Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer

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What is the STAR Method and How to Incorporate it into your Interviews

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6 Traits of the Most Productive People (at Work and in Life)

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Everything You Need to Know About (Preparing) for Your Next Video Interview

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6 Things No One Tells You About The Whiteboard Interview

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6 Different 'Resume Gaps' and How to Explain Them

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