Take the sting out of job-hunting with Rejection Therapy

The job-hunting process is usually characterised by a series of “no’s” finally followed by that one precious “yes”. And if you’re unemployed, it’s even more wrought with stress and pressure.  So it’s somewhat counter-intuitive to not only get...
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