👓 Combating Sexism in Tech With Honesty: The Impact of Upload’s Silence| Medium | Danny Bittman

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I was the Creative Producer at Upload until most of the Upload San Francisco staff and I quit after a sexual harassment lawsuit was filed…

👓 Americans would be shocked by common resumé practices in Germany | Quartz

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Employers want photos, date of birth, marital status—even your parents’ occupations.

👓 “How Do I Get a Job at Automattic?” | Ryan Markel

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I get about a half-dozen emails a year via my contact form asking me this question or asking related questions, like how to craft a resume, or what it’s like to work at Automattic. I thought I’d jot something down so I can just send a link the next time this happens, as my advice hasn’t chan...

👓 Help! My Best Friend Wants to Fake Her Entire Résumé to Get a Better Job. | Slate

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My best friend works in a job that she is grossly overqualified for but that pays better than most entry-level positions in her field.