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Help Me Get A Job In Your Company!

Dear Liz, Supposedly networking is the best way to get a job. It's not working for me. People tell me about friends of theirs who work in different companies. I call the friend-of-my-friend and say, "Hi, I'm a friend of Jane's. Do you have any accounting jobs in your company?" They t...

How To Not Burn A Bridge When You Quit A Job

I was recently on the phone with a reporter who was working on a story about how to gracefully leave a job and company. I gave her my advice and then thought that since we are starting to see a bit of good news on the job creation front and our most recent Glassdoor.com Employment Survey ...

Why Are You Working? Ask Yourself the Lottery Question

In my profession I interview a lot of people. In my spare time I like to coach people. In either case my purpose is to help people achieve their career dreams. And I believe the best way to discover what someone’s dreams really are is to ask the lottery question: “What would you...