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#MyMomentum | Networking in Nightclubs: 5 Important Lessons for Landing Your Dream Job

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I Will Hire You If… (Interview Advice From a VP of Sales)

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#MyMomentum | Rand Fishkin: What I Learned from Founding a Multi-Million Dollar Tech Company as a Non-Technical Entrepreneur

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How Technical Does a Product Manager Really Have to Be?

There’s a strong trend in Product Management circles to insist that a good Product Manager must be strongly technical in addition to having strong marketing and communication skills.  And while this approach is well-meaning, it often results in a weak Product Management role that merely supports Development rather than challenge it. Now, that’s not to say that a Product Manager can be successful without some basic level of technical competency — in order to have honest discussi ...

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The Difference an Internship Makes

The Difference an Internship Makes

I was clueless about why I needed an internship to finish my professional writing degree. I mean, I got that an internship …

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Abracadabra! Making Opportunity Appear Out of Thin Air

Where there aren’t opportunities, you make them. That is what I told myself as I found myself in the plaza of the …

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You Should Be Checking Job Postings—Even if You’re Not Job Hunting

Checking job postings can be boring. It can be monotonous. Exhausting. Mind-numbing. Discouraging. Scary. Confusing. Overwhelming. And yet, whether you’re looking for …

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