LIBRARY Readers ALERT no. 298 – Better at Everything

LIBRARY Readers ALERT: A Semi-monthly Service for Students
 

MAGAZINE STORIES
 

1. McManus, Kaitlin. “How to answer the ‘where do you see yourself in five years?’ interview question,”
Vault (March 26, 2019)
 

To answer the question effectively, bear in mind these few tips: think about it ahead of time, be honest, be precise when you can … and vague when you can’t, and set your goals high!
 

Vault is available electronically at
https://lbdiscover.ust.hk/bib/991004813159703412
 

2. Saunders, Elizabeth Grace. “9 ways to say no to busywork and unrealistic deadlines,”
Harvard Business Review (March 29, 2019) 
 

Saying no in the workplace isn’t easy. The words you use indeed can make a big difference. Read this article for the suggested tips and phrases. 
 

Harvard Business Review is available electronically at
https://lbdiscover.ust.hk/bib/991012511730503412 
 

FEATURED BOOK 
 

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Writing without bullshit : boost your career by saying what you mean / Josh Bernoff 
 

Stop writing to fit in. Start writing to stand out. Boost your career by writing without bullshit. This book can exactly tell you how. 
 

 

FEATURED PODCASTS 
 

Better at Everything on Stitcher 
 

Better at Everything is a wholly practical self-help show for anyone who feels stuck or wants to live a happier, more fulfilled life. It has episodes on different topics, such as critical thinking, action, and position yourself as a learner
 

More podcast shows are available on Stitcher. Enjoy! 
 

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