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(Free course) How to build your personal brand in the startup community

I just released a free email course: The Influence Playbook. The course breaks down – step by step – how to build a personal brand that can lead you to: your dream startup job a ridiculously powerful startup network a more fulfilled life It’s loaded with lots of examples – including many from my experience building a […]

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Don’t let them forget you

Here’s the situation: you’re reaching out to someone in the startup community who you’ve met before but who you’re not particularly close with. You’re looking to reconnect with them – maybe about a job opportunity, or about a new product you’re selling. In short, you need their help. “How do I know her?” When you’re trying […]

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The 4 mistakes I’ve made negotiating startup job offers

Although it’s not quite as hard as negotiating cab fare, negotiating a startup job offer can be pretty tough, too. The good news is that you can learn from 4 of my past negotiating mistakes to help you quickly reach agreement on your startup job offer. Optimizing for cash rather than equity If you’re going […]

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12 point checklist for startup interview prep

  Congrats! That hot startup you’re interesting in working for wants to interview you. What’s next? To help with startup interview prep, I’ve compiled 12 tips based upon my experience having been both a startup hiring manager and someone who’s interviewed at plenty of startups over the years. I hope these tips help you nail […]

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Startup Jobs and Career Advice for 11/25/15

Trevor Klein published a new beginner’s guide to content marketing on the Moz blog. Quizlet is hiring a Product Manager in San Francisco.

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Startup Jobs and Career Advice for 11/23/15

The Anthology Blog published an interview with Richard Sim about why he went to Wharton and Microsoft before joining a Silicon Valley startup. Townsquared is hiring for Community Manager, Marketing Operations, and City Manager positions in San Francisco and Seattle.

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Startup Career Advice for 11/16/15

Dylan Chatterjee of CodeAcademy writes a post on LinkedIn about job-seeking strategy. is hiring a part-time Community Manager.

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Startup Jobs and Career Advice for 11/9/15

Rebelmail is hiring a Sales/BD Director in Columbia, MD. Greg Duffy, Founder/CEO at Dropcam, writes for Medium about how to make employees more savvy when it comes to evaluating offer terms.

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How I tripled my blog traffic without lifting a finger

I’ve been able to triple my blog’s traffic this year — with almost no effort — by automating the creation of over 50 blog posts: And now I’m going to show you the exact steps I used so that you can do it yourself. NOTE: This post isn’t just for bloggers Even you haven’t started […]

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Startup Jobs and Career Advice for 11/4/15

Josh Elman writes about product management on Medium. Medium is hiring a Community Engagement Lead in San Francisco or NYC.

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Startup Jobs for 10/28/15

Fancy Hands is hiring a Director of Business Development in NYC. Karma is hiring a Community Lead, Customer Support Agent, and VP of Marketing in NYC.

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