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For many jobseekers, the cover letter is a little bit like a mystery wrapped in an enigma wrapped in a taco. To unwrap the mystery, jobseekers must think of the cover letter as the narrative version of their resume.
A varied career is a great strength, as long as you know how to document it in a way that will do it justice. The most effective way of doing this is with a skills-based CV.
In my career in higher education and a related not-for-profit sector, I have been involved with more executive searches than you might typically expect. I have been the executive candidate, served on hiring committees, and been a curious bystander in many
The teaching demonstration is the center of the on-campus interview. Now is not the time to wing it. Learn how to prepare with our tips.
Now that the academic school year is over, it is time to rebalance your work and life activities.
Salary negotiations are never easy but getting into the right mindset is the best starting point.
Too often, however, negotiating is adversarial, with one side or both seeking to win at the expense of the other, with little regard for balance. To make my case, I have a story about Jane, a higher education Free Agent (sort of).
In Negotiating in Academia, participants will learn basic techniques on how to negotiate once they’ve been offered a teaching opportunity.
In Negotiation Basics, participants will learn the importance of negotiating and a few basic rules they should follow after they’ve been offered a position.
Supervisory relationships are an important part of our work life. Sometimes, we can feel stuck when we experience conflict with our supervisors. There are a few ways to manage difficult relationships with the colleagues we to which we report.
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