Mentorship, Career Development & Coaching.

The ins-and-outs of building a career in tech, gaining experience from a mentor, and getting your feet wet with coaching.

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Leadership can be lonely

Why is it that we only tend to talk about leadership issues if we’re in specific training courses?

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(2022) Start, Build & Establish a Great Mentor-Mentee Relationship: A No-BS Guide

Every successful mentorship is built upon a strong mentor-mentee relationship. Embarking on your career is tough, and being mentored can help you achieve your professional goals and objectives in ways you wouldn’t have otherwise expected.

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The Horse and the Jockey: The Real Flaw of Startups That Fail

In 2012, a Harvard Business School study revealed that 75% of startups close without ever giving a return to their investors. Now, this year, CB Insights found out that little has changed: 70% of startups also close without giving a return to those who put money into them.

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7 rules to be a Great Software Team Member — Team Leader perspective

As Software Developers, we often focus most of our attention on the technical aspect of our work. Especially since we are engineers! What if I told you that there is a second parallel world out there? The world of people, business, communication and cooperation!

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Justin Middler – Meet the Mentor

Hi, I'm Justin. I have 10 years experience in IT, with experience ranging from racking, stacking and patching network appliances, to travelling the world providing cyber security advice to Fortune 500 companies, and most recently, being employed by Microsoft as a Software Engineer.

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(2022) “What Do You Like To Do For Fun” Best Ways To Ace This Interview Question

“What do you like to do for fun?” is one of the traditional questions you probably have heard more than once in an interview.

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(2022) Area of Expertise CV Guide: Resume, Examples, Meaning & Answers

Defining your areas of expertise is critical in your resume. You want to be specific and show your potential employer that you’re the right fit for the role they’re trying to fill. Highlighting the skills which you offer is a good way to qualify for that slot.

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Breaking into big tech w/ Dylan Israel

Big tech is as booming as ever, and it does not look like it is slowing down anytime soon. Even during the COVID pandemic, the FAANG companies, that is Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Google with Microsoft being an honorary member, have grown their revenue by 50% during that year. And even while every other business was shutting down, they were hiring fast.

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(2022) Career Aspirations: Sample Answers, Examples & Meaning

Most interviewers will ask job applicants questions regarding their career aspirations. At MentorCruise, a thriving community of outstanding mentors and mentees, we understand how mapping out your career aspirations and being capable of relating them to any position you’re applying for can boost your chances of being hired.

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(2022) Zoom Virtual Interviews: Tutorial, Tips, & Great Backgrounds

Have a Zoom interview soon, and want to prepare beforehand? Congrats! You’re already one step ahead of your competition.

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