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What’s Your Superpower? – #MTtalk Roundup

Fortunately, we don't need to be Spiderman or Black Panther to have a superpower and make a difference in the world. In a way, your superpow...

Tricky Interview Questions Part 3: What Are Your Strengths and Weaknesses? – MT Minutes Video

Do you lie about your strengths and weaknesses, but cover it up in an attempt at (terrible) humor? "Me, I have no weaknesses. Didn't you kno...

How to Answer Tricky Interview Questions Part 2: “Why Do You Want This Job?” – MT Minutes Video

Our new Mind Tools Minutes video series takes you through the ins and outs of getting a job. Including answering tricky interview question...

How to Answer Tricky Interview Questions: “Tell Me About Yourself” – MT Minutes Video

In the latest instalment in our Mind Tools Minutes video series on Getting a New Job, we tackle how to answer tricky interview questions, st...

Why Is Writing a Cover Letter So Hard? – MT Minutes Video

Cover letter? Groan! If you're anything like me, writing a cover letter is a painful process. And one that often takes way longer than I exp...

Make Your Life Easier: My Expert Interview With Greg McKeown

Best-selling author Greg McKeown talks to Mind Tools about his new book, "Effortless," and his method for focusing on what's essential in li...

How to Become Indispensable: Our Expert Interview With Bruce Tulgan

You can't do everything for everybody. That means you have to do the right things at the right times for the right reasons...

Reflect, Recover, Reset – Your Life Plan 2021

Ready for a better year in 2021? It's time to reflect, recover and reset your goals - and here's how to do it...