'Peddle your oddities as precious commodities': strengthen your CV now

Posted by Sue Moseley on 02-Dec-2015 12:20:10

 We’ve all got our oddities. Or is it just me?

When I came across the phrase ‘peddle your oddities as precious commodities’ it brought a big smile. Concise and refreshing, it sums up a core principle of career success; know your strengths and play to them. And it adds to that principle the liberating notion that your strengths may be unconventional. What’s more in being unconventional, they may be even greater strengths. Precious even.

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Topics: Diversity, CVs and applications, Communication

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