How to NOT wear a mask at work (no, not that kind....)

I'm not talking about *those* masks.

Joel Bein
Joel Bein

This post originally appeared as issue 311 of the Daily Job Hunt email. Sign up for kick-butt career hype in your inbox each morning.


Be Real


Don't wear a mask at work.

No, I'm not talking about *those* masks.

I'm talking about pretending to be someone you're not.

Show your real self!

Why bother with working for companies that don't value YOU? Where it's hard to express your opinion or show your personality?

If you're not happy at your current job, find cool jobs that will celebrate the true you.

Be free.


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To learn is to be human.

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Can you commit 10 minutes a day to a course on Skillshare?
You gonna finally learn digital marketing?
Maybe build a photography portfolio?

Will you move towards your dreams by taking the first step?
Will you take charge?

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(And let us know how it goes).


How to Network on Twitter


You can use Twitter to connect to people at cool companies and gain a huge leg up on the job hunt. It's not as hard as you think, and you don't have to be weird or phony or pushy.


Quote of the Day


“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.”
― Socrates


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Joel Bein

Joel Bein is CEO at Career Hackers and passionate about personal growth and self-driven learning. As a classically trained musician, he is Founder of the New Orleans Chamber Players.