How being "humbitious" can help land a new job

05/30/2013 | U.S. News & World Report

Job seekers should balance their skills with what employers are looking for during interviews, career coach Miriam Salpeter writes in this blog post. Salpeter cites advice from youth-leadership development coach Tim Elmore, suggesting that candidates be confident but open to learning skills at a new job. In addition, they should be casual but formal during the interview and convey both ambition and humility. "Many call this balance 'humbitious,' meaning humble yet ambitious. It's a rare skill set," Elmore said.

View Full Article in:

U.S. News & World Report

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco, CA
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA
Principal at Emerson Academy of Dayton
National Heritage Academies
Dayton, OH
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC