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# what not to do
The first 100 days: How to impress AFTER you land that promotion
When you’ve upgraded to a new role, it’s more crucial than ever to make the right impression.
# what not to do
Mind your language! How to talk to your boss about pay… and 3 things you should never say
Using the right approach can be crucial.
# what not to do
How to prepare for a presentation... and 3 things NOT to do
Been asked back to present your ideas? Here are some of the rookie errors to avoid.
# what not to do
5 things NOT to do on LinkedIn when you're looking for a new job
From what to avoid in your profile photo, to how not to ask for a job.
# got your gate
Here's how NOT to transport a gate, as demonstrated in Kerry
Like, out a moving van.
# Odd Couples
8 news items that will make you glad you're not in a relationship
Do not want.
# what not to do
Quiz: Are These Bizarre Sex Tips Real Or Fake?
It’s gonna be harder than you’d think.
# Handy guide
What not to do: 11 lessons we can all learn from athletes on Twitter
It’s a minefield out there, Tweeps. Here are some invaluable cautionary tales.