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Jake Smith • Edited

"Never sell yourself short. As far as you know, you are the best and only person a company can find"

I really like this state of mind, as long as it's only within the context of an interview/application. Otherwise it could cloud your judgement when it comes to consistently improving your skills, job preparation, or even your attitude on the job.

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John Peters Author • Edited

I had sold myself short for 20 years, not knowing how to compete in my field.

The end result was a stagnant skills set and salary. I had always continually learned new stuff but didn't know how to sell them. Companies are fine with you working only legacy things.