Monthly Archives: July 2013

My Job Search Story: Communication and Evaluation

Over the past few weeks, I have tried to chronicle my job search for readers.  I hope these stories will help others implement some of the strategies I have outlined in previous posts into their job searches.  The other day, … Continue reading

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My Job Search Story: The Offer Stage

The finish line is close – months of discernment, applying for jobs, networking outreach, interviewing, and more interviewing – I now find myself at the Offer Stage of the job search.  As I mentioned earlier, the job search process seems … Continue reading

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My Job Search Story: The Final Round Interview

After months of introspection (should I stay or should I go), talking with confidants, focusing on the type or role/institution I wanted, applying, networking, and going through the exploratory interview phase, I finally reached the FINAL ROUND.  I was off … Continue reading

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My Job Search Story: Know When to Walk Away

When I was growing up, Kenny Roger’s “The Gambler” was a hit song.  The song’s refrain is famous: You gotta know when to hold ’em, know when to fold ’em Know when to walk away, know when to run. Kenny … Continue reading

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My Job Search Story: The Flurry of Activity

As I chronicle my recent job search in an effort to help others understand the steps I took, I hope the pieces I share can be adapted to one’s own search.  I realize that my process may not match others’ … Continue reading

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My Job Search Story: The Waiting Game

I am authoring a series of blog posts to detail my job search in hopes that I can demonstrate how I put into practice the techniques that I have espoused during the past two years of writing this blog. In … Continue reading

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My Job Search Story: Applications

In the past five months, I undertook a job search.  During this time I implemented many of the strategies and techniques that I encourage others to use in their searches.  In past posts, I covered my decision process of whether … Continue reading

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