THROW OUT THE COUCH

There is a short story I once heard that goes something like this:   A woman was redecorating her living room.  She re-painted, installed new bookshelves, and re-arranged the light fixtures.  In the center of the room was an old couch that wasn’t particularly comfortable any longer and looked out of place in the recently …

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Think getting a job is about your skills? Think again.

As a Career Coach, former Recruiter and Talent Director, I’ve hired dozens of people and helped over 500 individuals transition to new careers.  When asking candidates and clients to tell me what they do, I often get a list of job titles, company names, and skills – many of which are impressive, but aren’t the …

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