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What “Cultural Fit” and “Overqualified” mean to a Generation Xer

In my experience, the terms “cultural fit” and “overqualified” are code for “too old”. There. I said it. I’ve been dealing with age discrimination in tech for a while. Very few acknowledge it. It’s frustrating and demoralizing. No one is going to come out and tell you that they think you’re too old to work … Continue reading What “Cultural Fit” and “Overqualified” mean to a Generation Xer

It’s been a while!

It’s been about 5 months since I last wrote a blog post…I’m so sorry! When I started the blog, it was with the intention of posting on a regular basis. My goal is to do better going forward. Here’s what I’ve been up to… In May, I learned a valuable lesson the hard way. I … Continue reading It’s been a while!