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An HR Person Declined Me with a Swear Word and Changed My Life

Illustration by Federico Manasse

“Being in a job less than 12 months means you’re sh*t.”

This line is one I will never forget for as long as I live. One of the biggest technology companies in the world had a cowboy mentality to their hiring strategy.

As I told my career story in perfectly square tenures that looked normal, there was the over-sized elephant in the…




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Tim Denning

Tim Denning

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