Today I am guest blogging over at The Works, the Northeastern University Career Development Blog. You can read all about my best advice for landing your dream job at The Works.
my career in the male-dominated high tech industry has prepared me for one of
the more stressful aspects of the job lifecycle: interviewing. Although I've
certainly suffered from my own bouts of impostor
syndrome, especially since I entered the technical field from
a non-traditional background of English and publishing, I have been able to
overcome this and hone my interviewing persona thanks to a lot of helpful advice.
I've also gleaned tips about confidence, posture, and presentation from role
models like Sheryl Sandberg, Grace Hopper, and Duy-Loan Le (who delivered the best keynote I've ever seen
at the Grace Hopper 2010 conference). I
enjoy sharing what works for me by coaching my friends and colleagues in the
hopes that it can help them in their next interview or stressful job situation.
Anecdotally, these tips seem to (... continue reading at The Works).