In all walks of life, it’s good to have mentorship, a coach, if you will, for anything that you want to be better at. I don’t particularly like the wor…
Frank Chen
Every so often, I come across some kind of recruitment platform, LinkedIn, or just some sort of “summary bio” section that I’m asked to fill out.It mig…
Frank Chen
I’m a stickler for formatting when it comes to posting on social media. Right from the start, I like to have some kind of template so all my posts have…
Frank Chen
If you ever end up in a managerial position at work, or better yet, if you want a smoother working relationship with your team, I would pay very close …
Frank Chen
I get curious about people sometimes. Instead of the awkward bush beating and online stalking that people usually do, I try and go straight to the sour…
Frank Chen
I reach out to old coworkers sometimes. In the time of the COVID-19 quarantine, I’ve been taking the time to catch up with folks near and far. The form…
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I’ve received questions here and there about how to transition into a new role or industry. I’ve repurposed a particularly detailed answer below. The o…
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I wrote this email a year or so ago when I was considering a side opportunity in a completely different industry. It was based off of a warm interactio…
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There’s not much to an email like this. As long as you’re not lying about it and playing hooky, people generally understand what’s going on. Hello team…
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Here’s an out of office message that I use. I set up the message to be auto-sent to those looking for a response during the times I’m out. Hey! I'm cur…
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Here’s some negotiation tips that I provided for a friend of a friend.She works at a financial institution and was looking to make a transition to a di…
Frank Chen
I don’t recommend cold introductions because the person you want to talk to doesn’t know you. They have no idea if you’re going to waste their time. Th…
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