Author Archives: Anna Trester

New blog address

I am now blogging over at www.careerlinguist.com

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Getting distance on yourself

  Seeing yourself as others see you is so very challenging to do, yet so crucial in searching for a job.  Through the series of texts and interactions that you are run through as jobseeker, you really have no choice … Continue reading

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TMAY in everyday life

In the course that I teach, the MLC Professionalization seminar (Prosem), we practice professional self-presentation by focusing on genres like the elevator pitch and the Tell Me About Yourself (TMAY) question in job interviews.   But opportunities to talk about yourself … Continue reading

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