10 Things To Never Do On The New Job

These days I'm spending a good deal of time counseling students as they gear up for internships and their first gigs, post-university. We recap what they've learned, we reset priorities and put some final polish on their personal paragraphs. Our department competencies are pretty strong - these kids are headed out with relevant kills that employers … Continue reading 10 Things To Never Do On The New Job

You’ll Never Get a Job This Way

In the early days of internet job boards, I ran an experiment. I wanted to see how many jobs I could apply to in a day. I got on this kick because searching for jobs and thoughtfully applying for them was really, really boring. I found out that I could apply for about 70 jobs a day before my … Continue reading You’ll Never Get a Job This Way

Job Hunting Advice From A 1%-er

Reid Hoffman is a smart guy. He invented LinkedIn, and I'm glad he did. If you are looking for a new twist in your career, or desiring full reinvention, feel free to abandon the chit chatty cocktail party that is Facebook for 30 days and lose yourself in LinkedIn. I'm betting you probably are not … Continue reading Job Hunting Advice From A 1%-er