Job Doc chat with Pattie Hunt Sinacole @ 1-12-15

It was a busy day on the Job Doc Chat. This week Pattie answered questions about presenting your most successful stats only, following up in January about a pre-holiday interview, being asked by HR if you would be interested in a different position within your company, working at a university versus in the private sector, finding out why you were rejected from a job, where to learn interview skills, not happy with a new job after earning an MBA, making the most of a job where you feel undervalued, working for a major tech company without a tech degree, being bored with your job and having nowhere to move up, having trouble landing a senior marketing role, making a lateral move to a new company, switching careers in your 50’s, tips for writing resumes, whether to leave a new job after just a couple of months, looking for a new challenge but keep getting offered similar positions, and more… Read the transcript at

Pattie Hunt Sinacole is a human resources expert and works for First Beacon Group in Hopkinton, an HR consulting firm. She contributes weekly to Jobs and the Boston Sunday Globe Money & Careers section.