Career Advice

From Marc Cenedella
Marc Cenedella

The world's leading venture capitalist of today shared the career advice below almost a decade ago. While the advice is targeted at the young, I think the experienced ought to pay heed.

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Interview Questions

Name-Dropping During an Interview

It might seem like a good idea, but think twice before you work a name into the conversation.

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Job Search 102, expensive articles we wrote for professionals like you

Last week I told you about the importance of getting your resume professionally written. This week I want to talk to you about Job Search 102.

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Do You Interview Like a Pro?

Strategies to help you put your best foot forward and seal the deal.

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14 Ways to Not Get Hired

Avoid these major pitfalls — be the one who gets the job offer!

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Is It OK to Talk Politics in a Job Interview?

Steer clear of charged topics to avoid this deadly third rail of your job search.

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Tips to Help You Ace the Phone Screen

Pass the pre-screen and land that all-important in-person interview.

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My proven question for getting the job

Sometimes the career advice business is about finding what works and sticking with it. This week's newsletter is about the best question for you to ask in interviews.

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It's not about me, it's about you... the 20 questions you need to ask in a job interview

I've updated my collection of my twenty best interview questions. My aim here is to arm you with easy-to-ask, revealing-to-answer questions for you to take with you into an interview.

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Lessons Learned: Listening As a Critical Skill in an Interview

Asking the right question — and paying close attention to the answer — can be key to your success.

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''Try not to embarrass yourself''

Our friends over at AMC here in Manhattan gave me a sneak peek at "The Pitch" — the ad agency head-to-head battle series. Watching the show, I thought about how you might feel going in to the interview.

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