Getting Hired – 2 Things Harvard Won’t Teach You

You’re overqualified.  You’re not a good fit for this company or position.  We don’t have anything available right now.  Thanks for coming in, but we’ve decided on someone else. Ever heard this? We all have.  Everyone gets rejected when applying for jobs, regardless of capabilities or talent.  Einstein would get rejected from Einstein’s Coffee.  Mark […]

The Fear Condiment

“Richardson – East side, Independent Self Belay, on Rappel!”   The air calms from my shout.  I wait patiently.  There’s an angry breeze whipping at my ear drums, otherwise it’s pretty quiet up here.  Not a bad view either.  Another shout pierces the air, somewhere way below me I hear, “Rappel On!” It’s go time. There […]