The 3 Things You Think You Shouldn’t Tell Your Boss, But Totally Should

COLLEGE MATE

If you think college is hard work, wait til you graduate and start job hunting. The fact is, a lot of other graduates with exactly the same qualifications as you (and sometimes better!) are competing for the same jobs.

Because of this, many job hunters feel pressured into putting forward as appealing a face to employers as possible. However, keep in mind that recruiters who’ve been at their job for a while, can spot insincerity from a mile away.

So how do you balance authenticity with not chasing away a potential employer? Here are three things you think you should hide from your boss, but really shouldn’t.

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. Ben Aqiba says:

    Great post Alexis 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thank you, Ben! Which one of the points did you find most useful?

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