Napala Pratini108

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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3 Habits That Kill Your Credibility at Work

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How to Get Your Team Excited About Your Next Meeting

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What Game of Thrones Teaches Us About Job Interviews

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Stumped by a Difficult Interview Question? Try This

If you’ve been stumped by an interview question before, you’ll be familiar with the resulting feeling of dread. Unfortunately,…

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

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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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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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How to Negotiate a Remote Work Policy

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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…