Addressing career gaps

Here’s a great round-up of career tip miscellany from Avid CEO Bill Brown, courtesy of ComputerWorld U.S.


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Brown addresses, among other things:

* The case of a woman who left the profession to change geographies with a significant other, only to have the relationship collapse. How does she explain the two years of waitressing instead of QA in an interview?

* The systems administrator job pays more than his IT generalist position at a smaller company, but just isn’t as satisfying. Is he crazy to want to go back?

* What’s the most popular social networking site for job postings?


Find the answers in the full article on ComputerWorld


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Dave Webb is a freelance editor and writer. A veteran journalist of more than 20 years' experience (15 of them in technology), he has held senior editorial positions with a number of technology publications. He was honoured with an Andersen Consulting Award for Excellence in Business Journalism in 2000, and several Canadian Online Publishing Awards as part of the ComputerWorld Canada team.

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