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April 25, 2016

Does Your Boss Want to Fire You?

You cannot shake that feeling that something is going on at work. And that something seems to have a lot to do with you.

April 19, 2016

4 Resume Tricks That Hiring Managers Notice

Some candidates will try just about anything to get their resumes noticed by hiring managers. We see a variety of resumes for open roles at Aha! and some are quite…

April 18, 2016

The Product Manager vs. the Scrum Master

Do your product manager and scrum master have a healthy respect for each other? Learn how these two roles overlap and how to keep the scrum team productive.

April 14, 2016

Why Moonlighting Will Hurt Your Career

I always try to work hard, create something meaningful, and be rewarded for it. I know that you and many others do as well. So, that is why I am actively involved in…

April 11, 2016

Hey Boss: Stop Telling Me I Disappointed You

Some days stand out in your memory and not in a good way. And sometimes it’s because of something that you got wrong. Really wrong. I make mistakes — fewer than I used…

April 8, 2016

The Only Reason You Should Join a Startup

I had an eye-opening conversation with someone last year. We were at a co-working space discussing the startup he worked for. Curious to learn more, I asked what…

April 7, 2016

5 Money-Wasters Your Startup Does Not Need

If you have ever ordered the steak and lobster special at a dinner that your startup was paying for, go slap yourself. And then do it again, just so you remember that…

April 6, 2016

How to Be Obnoxious and Get Ahead

I know an attorney who many consider to be obnoxious. (And it is not just because he is a lawyer.) He is quick-witted, abrasive, and eager to argue his point of view. And…