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How to Request Feedback on a Job Rejection (The Cut)
When you reach out, be sure your request makes it clear you understand you are asking for a favour and are not seeking to argue the decision; you are just hoping for information that will help you move forward in your career.
5 Strategies for Reinventing Your Career in Uncertain Times (Harvard Business Review)
Reach out to people you can learn from through informal mentoring or formal coaching. Your network is your best educational resource — and the people in it might also be in a position to advocate for you in the future as they become aware of your growing skill set.
How to Build a Better Relationship With Your Boss While Working From Home (Forbes)
One of the most powerful techniques you can employ is to ask your boss the following question, “I want to make sure I keep growing and improving, so if you were me, what would you choose to work on?”