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2 Identifying your marketable skills

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Most people tend to think too narrowly about their marketable skills, and as a result end up underselling themselves when they’re looking for a promotion or a new job. If you’re wondering whether to make a complete career change—or are just thinking about applying for a new job in the same industry—it’ll help if you take a step-by-step approach to examining your life and work experiences. Then you’ll be able to assess which of your skills are the most marketable.

There are two real benefits to thinking about your ‘marketability’. The first, and most pragmatic, is that it’ll help you to focus and to write a ...

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