The Elephant in the Room: Where You’re From Matters
August 23, 2023
We would all like to be judged on merit alone, but that’s not how the world works.
Here’s one example: in a job interview, we should be judged only on our fitness for the role. But, in reality, we are judged on our appearance, our choice of words in an introductory email, our small talk prowess - and the interviewer’s current mood.
As freelancers, this truth takes another form, one we ...