Sara McGuire
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9/12/16
4:54 PM
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Great article! As a marketer for a startup, I totally agree with all of this. Especially the point about plans changing rapidly and needing to recalibrate and adapt. Things get shaken up every couple of months at my company and you need to be on your toes—either you’re someone who rises to the challenge or who cracks Read more

7/20/16
10:48 PM
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This is such an important thing that many people forget to do! Also saying something to acknowledge their story before jumping in to a new one.

7/6/16
4:18 PM
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Some of these names could have fallen into more than one category.

2/19/16
10:26 AM
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Good point. I’ve amended the post—thank you for drawing attention to potentially harmful phrasing.

2/4/16
10:30 PM
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That’s absolutely lovely! The thought of falling in love with someone’s words first has always struck me as very romantic. I’m happy to hear they’re doing well. :)

1/6/16
5:31 PM
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I just use Venngage.com (I do work there, after all!). It’s a web-based infographic creation tool that allows you to include interactive elements like charts and maps, polls, embedded video, hyperlinks, etc. You can embed the live infographic right onto the webpage.

1/6/16
10:11 AM
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I often feel the same way, living in the Greater Toronto Area. There’s so much exciting and diverse food just around the corner from my apartment building. And I have to say, I’m the same way when it comes to traveling even a city over—it’s fun to try foods characteristic of other localities, even if it’s only half an Read more

12/4/15
9:34 AM
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Very good point. I’ve been in the same position as well—and it was for an unpaid internship!

11/26/15
4:51 PM
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Hello! I’m leaving a comment on here to let admin know I am interested in becoming a Hackerspace author, as per the instructions. I have a published post on my blog that I would like to have republished, if possible: