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“You should be networking more!” “Go out and meet people!” “You should make more connections!” If you’re one of the many management professionals who is feeling shackled by golden handcuffs at their current company and seeking a career upgrade, these pieces of advice should sound familiar.
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Impostor syndrome (also known as impostor phenomenon or fraud syndrome) is a term coined in 1978 by clinical psychologists Dr. Pauline R. Clance and Suzanne A. Imes referring to high-achieving individuals marked by an inability to internalize their accomplishments and a persistent fear of being exposed as a “fraud”. Despite external evidence
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A great CV is not the CV that looks fabulous; the one based on an aesthetically-pleasing CV template: it is the CV that shows that you will be an impactful employee and that you will work well with the team. Of course, it is a