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Career Advice Round-up

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For the week of July 15th, 2019, we’ve found posts on… why Summer is a great time to search for a job, what women entrepreneurs think about quotas, applying to multiple jobs at the same company …

8 Reasons Why Summer Is a Great Time to Job Hunt

Patty Coffey is a Partner in the Information Technology Permanent division at at Winter, Wyman, the largest and one of the most recognized staffing organizations in the Northeast. Find out more on the Winter, Wyman blog or follow @WinterWyman on Twitter.

What women entrepreneurs think about gender diversity and quotas

This year, Silicon Valley Bank researchers found that 63% of startups have no women on their board of directors, and 47% have no women in leadership positions at all.

Can you apply for multiple jobs at the same company? – The Prepary

This question about job applications has come up many times over the course of my time running The Prepary. It would be my dream to work at company X. Is it okay to apply for multiple jobs at the company to increase my chances? I definitely understand the logic here.

How to Write a Resignation Letter – StyleDispatch

Flight attendants exiting in grand style down the emergency slide, employees quitting with videos that go viral or via rants on social media…surely you’ve had a day where you dreamt up a creative way to throw in the towel. That’s why we have a little something called, impulse control.

What Are Your Strengths and Weaknesses? – (Answers Included)

How to handle the “what are your strengths and weaknesses?” interview question. Includes example answers as well as what not to do when answering this question.

Chris Kidd is the owner of,,, and