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Advice Column

Professor Hans Von Puppet gives actionable advice for whatever your career woes may be.

The Top Hiring Hacks For Startup CEOs

The Top Hiring Hacks For Startup CEOs

One of the main goals of every startup CEO is to assemble a team of people that can do the job well. However, finding the right recruiters is often more challenging than anything, which is why a lot of CEOs…
Advice Column: Anxiety In The Workplace

Advice Column: Anxiety In The Workplace

Submission: I’m a 31 year old male living in Waltham, Ma and working nearby. My field is biotech and my work consists mostly of benchwork in a science lab. In 2014 i finished a science Master’s and after that i…
Advice Column: Quitting Your Job Guilt

Advice Column: Quitting Your Job Guilt

Submission: I’m currently working in customer support at a tech startup in Indonesia, but I already decided to quit sometime soon. The thing is when I got this job I think the company and I were rather desperate. I was looking for…
Advice Column: Difficult Choices

Advice Column: Difficult Choices

Submission: I am a 38 year old female.  I never really knew “what I wanted to do” with my life — since as long as I could remember. After dropping and transferring in and out of college four different times (with…
Advice Column: Frugal Freelancer

Advice Column: Frugal Freelancer

Submission: I graduated from University about a year ago. Since then I’ve weaved my way in and out of contracts and even landed a full-time position with a living-wage salary and full benefits. I was so ecstatic when I finally…
Advice Column: Quitting Early

Advice Column: Quitting Early

Submission: Hi, I quit my job on Monday after 4 months of being there! I hate being a quitter, but the job I applied for bore no resemblance to what I was actually doing. During the interview stages I was…
Advice Column: Disgruntled Commuter

Advice Column: Disgruntled Commuter

Submission: Where do I begin? I should start by describing my job just a little bit. I work at an elementary school as an administrative assistant. When I first accepted the job, I did so because it was the first…
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