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Learn from your past with a ‘dark side’ résumé Add to ...

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Résumés are usually positive but John C. Read, who has served as CEO of several organizations, recommends writing a “dark side” CV, listing all the situations in your work life when doing or saying the wrong thing was career altering. Read through it for patterns and learn from them. Management-Issues.com

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Harvey Schachter is a Battersea, Ont.-based writer specializing in management issues. He writes Monday Morning Manager and management book reviews for the print edition of Report on Business and an online work-life column Balance. E-mail Harvey Schachter

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