CAREER HACK #21 – BE AUTHENTIC

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I never advise people to change who they are to get in to  a new career! But isn’t this the most common job search advice you are hearing. Dress this way.  Do your resume like this. Apply like this..  Answer interview questions this way. I have a hard time understanding how a stranger can tell…

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CAREER HACK #20 – BEAT JOB SEARCH DEPRESSION

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There are any number of “experts” out there that will tell you how to go out and get a new job. There is a lot of bad advice out there for people who are looking for a new job.  Very few “experts” ever recognize or give you tools to deal with the way your last job ended…

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CAREER HACK #19 – HIRING MANAGERS SECRETS REVEALED

lying bastards

You’re probably saying, “But Corey, I have had so many great job interview experiences and have found hiring managers to be professional and knowledgeable.” No you’re not! The truth is hiring managers are insanely busy people who work in a department that does not generate revenue for the  companies they work for.  What I mean…

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CAREER HACK #18 – CHOOSE VS. CHOSEN?

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I wish I could get to the point like Seth Godin! Here is an entire blog he wrote called “Beggars can’t be Choosers” and it applies directly to how to get hired!   “If you’d rather be a chooser, enter a market or a transaction where you have something to trade, something of value, something…

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CAREER HACK #17 – PULL OUT OF YOUR SHAME SPIRAL

Shame Spiral

Every time I see this picture I go to a bad place.  Yep that’s me with the sweet hair with my brother, uncle and cousins (I’ve protected their identities to save them any embarrassment). It’s even worse when someone else sees it.  I start to sweat, my heart races, I feel the need to start…

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