We’ve joked that there’s a book in our future (or at least a blog post or two) about the connections between your career and dating. Think about it: Going on a job interview is akin to a first date. You want to make sure you have on the right outfit, you’re well-groomed, and come across as confident, relaxed and likable.
This fun Forbes.com post, “When Your ‘Dream Job’ Isn’t Your Dream Anymore”, is more about what goes wrong after you are officially committed — comparing that new job you were so psyched about to a relationship gone sour. The truth is that jobs–just like partners–may not always be as great as they seemed at first glance so make sure you know what you’re getting yourself into!