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New, free mini-course: How to make your resume better than 90 percent of the competition

Time for three hard truths, people. (The hardened cynic in me likes hard truths. They bring joy to my hardened, stone-cold heart.) They all stem from a post I wrote a few months ago , “10 reasons your resume is hurting your international job search — and how to fix it today,” which discusses common, serious problems …

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Wherein the Author Remarks on the Potential Uselessness of International Relations Degrees

In terms of being more competitive for jobs in international affairs, how useful is a degree in international relations, really? My take:  a lot less than most people think. The idea for this post came to me while I was on an airplane, listening to someone talk a little too loudly a few rows up. …

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