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Reader Question: Hey, Emily! You talk all the time about setting expectations. I get they are important. But HOW do I actually set expectations?

| September 13, 2021

GREAT question! Setting expectations is a challenge. But it’s worth the effort, I promise. First, be really, brutally, painfully honest about what you need and what you want from others. If you’ve got an on-going relationship, talk about what’s working — and what’s not — and then also be honest in your feedback. As your […]

Invest In Interns NOW For Reliable Hires LATER

| August 24, 2021

One of my clients was recently looking for a new job. The close connection she formed with her internship manager 5 YEARS AGO paid off for both of them. She was hired to work with her original internship organization – and the organization can be confident in the quality of her hire because they’ve known […]