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August 31, 2018

Your Resume Gaps Will Only Hold You Back if You Let Them

If you’re searching for a new job and worried about gaps in your resume, you’re not alone—periods of unemployment in your career journey have historically been looked down upon as a general rule....

August 03, 2018

How to Turn Down a Job Offer

Most top candidates will at some point experience having to turn down a great job offer—but that doesn’t mean it won’t be a hard conversation to have. In an ideal world, interviewing for a role can...

July 10, 2018

Do You Need a Technical Background to be a Great Product Manager? The Answer is No

If you’re tempted by a product management career but worried about a lack of technical skills, don’t despair, as it’s possible to become a truly great product manager without a technical background....

July 03, 2018

The Only Way to Ace the Phone Interview is to Embrace it

If you’re not a fan of conversations with strangers, the phone interview might be your least favorite part of the interview process—but it’s also likely the one you’ll have to experience the most....

July 01, 2018

Here's Why You Don’t Need a ‘Big Brand’ on Your Resume to Land the Job You Want

It’s common knowledge that most recruiters and hiring managers spend mere seconds glancing at each resume that comes across their desk, so it can be tempting to jump to the conclusion that having a...

June 30, 2018

It’s Never a Good Sign When Interviewers Ask the Same Questions - Here’s Why

Job interviews can be both daunting and challenging—but remember that the interview is just as much a chance for you to evaluate the company as the other way around. And while there is seemingly...