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/ May 29, 2018 Off the Beaten (Career) Path: How to Navigate an Unexpected Track
Off the Beaten (Career) Path: How to Navigate an Unexpected Track

By Sophie Merrow

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Graduation season is here, and I don’t think I’m the only semi-recent college grad reminiscing -- not just about what an exciting time graduation was, but also about the wild ride life has been since.

If you’re a recent or soon-to-be grad, you’re probably up to your eyeballs in job applications, hopefully receiving lots of encouragement and helpful adviceAs someone only a few years into my career, I don’t have much sage wisdom to dispense. What I do have is a ... Read More

/ May 31, 2016 Why Solving For Growth Is the Most Important Input in Your Job Search Algorithm
Why Solving For Growth Is the Most Important Input in Your Job Search Algorithm

By Dharmesh Shah

I’m a programmer both by temperament and by classical training. So, I often think about life in terms of functions (in the programming or mathematical sense). What are the parameters or inputs passed into the function? What does the function return as a result? The typical set of inputs people put into their what_job_is_right() function goes something like this:

Should I work for a startup, a scale-up, or an established company?

If a startup, pre-funding, post-funding, or no funding?

Pre- or post-IPO?

What will my title, salary, and benefits look like?

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