At the higher levels of organizational life, all the leading players are technically skilled. They’re all smart. But being smart is not enough. You must also be leveraging your strengths while being astutely aware of your weaknesses.
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Nick Corcodilos is one of my favorite sources for advice on job hunting. Leveraging his experience as a best-in-class headhunter, he lends his considerable talents to pulling back the curtain on the absurdity of corporate hiring — and the job-search industrial complex that has risen around it. He doesn’t pull punches as he pulls back the curtain on the absurdity of corporate hiring — and the job-search industrial complex that has risen around it. He’s almost always good for a smile or two as well. His weekly article is a never-miss for me.
This week he continues his insightful critique of LinkedIn with illuminating examples of how people commit career suicide in a futile attempt to find a job. Buried in the article is a succinct recap of his method for how to find a job the right way:
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