Category: Blog Post

  • December 29, 2023

    Three Major Things You NEED to Know to Nail Your Next Technical Interview

    Recently, I had the pleasure of interviewing Senior Tech Recruiter at Reddit. Emily Mucken, who has interviewed and hired thousands of people throughout her career, and was generous to take time to share valuable insights into the big tech interview process and provide advice on…

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  • August 27, 2023

    How to Stand Up for Yourself

    Standing up for yourself in the workplace can be daunting, especially if you’re an introvert like me! While it can be nerve-wracking, knowing your value and how to relay it to those around you is essential. While you can’t control how others are going to…

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  • March 20, 2023

    How to Find Your Strength as an Introverted Leader 

    As an introvert, your style is going to be different than an extrovert in the workplace. But that doesn’t mean it’s not just as valuable. In fact, introverted leaders are a huge benefit to businesses.  Most people think that in order to be a successful leader…

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  • February 26, 2023

    Here Are Six Phrases To Avoid at Work that Could Make You Look Weak – And What To Say Instead

    If you want others to believe in you, you must first believe in yourself. You need to understand your valueand know how to relay it confidently. One significant way to show confidence is in the words you choose to use. The words you choose are essential to making…

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  • February 4, 2023

    How To Keep Momentum Going Without Getting Burned Out

    Have you heard of the navy seal 40% rule? It’s the idea that when your mind tells you that you’re done and that you simply cannot go any further, you’re actually only 40% done. You still have 60% left in your tank.  The average person…

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    Companies Are Undervaluing Exceptional Women: Here’s What You Can Do About It

    A Harvard Business Review study has found that despite progress toward gender equality at work, it still takes women longer to be promoted than men. Frustrating, I know. Standout women employees are often taken for granted by companies due to gendered beliefs about who is…

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  • September 26, 2022

    Why Introverts Make Excellent Leaders

    Are you an introvert? Me too! Did you know introverts are often overlooked when it comes to leadership positions in the tech world? Introverts are known for being quiet, unassuming, and usually not the first to speak up in a meeting or group. But, looking…

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  • August 15, 2022

    Worried About Layoffs? How To Come Out Ahead & Secure Your Job

    There is a growing worry in the world of tech due to the increasing number of layoffs. We are hearing about a lot of big companies making significant cuts. While it’s still considered a candidates market, employees and job hunters are understandably starting to get…

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  • July 24, 2022

    Are You Negotiating Your Worth? Most Women in Tech are Underpaid

    Early in my tech career, I remember feeling shocked when I learned how much my male coworker earned. He was several years my junior and yet was making exactly what I was making! On top of that, he was hired with a salary of 50%…

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  • July 11, 2022

    What if Being Laid Off is the Start of Something New?

    What if being laid off isn’t the end of the line but rather a new beginning? When I was laid off over a decade ago, I was told that I march to the beat of my old drum, which was considered a negative in the…

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  • June 13, 2022

    Keep Your Eyes Open for the Silver Lining & Don’t Let Road Bumps Hold You Back 

    Throughout your journey to success, there will be challenges that knock you down and force you to step back and reevaluate. That’s okay – it’s all a part of the process. The important thing is to not let these challenges hold you back or stop…

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