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Interviews are all about preparation – get our FREE 20 page guide

Interviews Made Easy with our Free Guide It’s time to get ready for your next interview with our Pre-Interview Checklist. 20 pages of info including what to do, when to do it, plus the all important checklist to make sure you haven’t forgotten anything. From one week before, right up to the day of the interview itself, we’ll lead you …

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How to be a Community Manager with Lauran Carter from SEGA/Two Point Studios

Lauran Carter Manages Communities   From the heady days of Fable with Lionhead Studios and Microsoft, to the now of Two Point Hospital with SEGA. Lauran Carter knows how to manage a community to get the best from them, and for the brands she’s working with. Listen in to find out exactly how it’s done, and maybe start your journey …

My Obsession with Mortal Engines

Our guest writer Daniel Fine can’t wait for the adaptation of acclaimed book series Mortal Engines out on December 8th. But why is he so keen? Mortal Engines: an explanation of the books, what they mean to me, and why you should watch the movie In December last year, millions of people all around the world flocked to the cinema …

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How to stop min-maxing and be happy with ‘enough’

I used to be terrible at playing video games. But not in the way you might be thinking. When I played video games, I often felt that I needed to maximize myself before I can begin to have fun. For example, Pokémon HeartGold came with an accessory called a Pokéwalker, a pedometer that granted experience points for your Pokémon and …

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Welcome to the Stitch and Bitch – Cosplay Content with Amazonian Cosplay

Cosplay is, to quote a friend of mine, simply ‘The Art of Dressing Up’. Cosplay. What is it exactly? Is that when people dress up as Japanese schoolgirls? Well, yes but also no. Oh I know! Is it some underground fetish hobby? Well, yes, but also a big no. If you’re not new here, you may have seen my previous …

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The Podcast Returns – Episode (Nintendo) 64 – Jamie Noble Frier; Hero Master

The Coaching for Geeks Show returns! And what better way to celebrate Season 2 than with terrible heroes who got picked last for adventuring.   You can listen in here or head over to our new home on  Radio Public, or the old favourites of iTunes, Spotify, or most places that have podcasts. Not Stitcher though because they still suck at …

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Flashy Stuff Is Not For Everyone: The Science Of PSE (Photosensitive Epilepsy)

I would wager that if you are here on Coaching for Geeks, you probably dabble in gaming. Yet for some of our incredible community this can come with some dangers, so today we are going to take a bit of a dive into photosensitive epilepsy (PSE). The histories, causes, triggers, management of PSE, and of course, try to look at …

Convention Drama: Should This Play Out In Public?

What happens when guest appearances are cancelled for a Con – publicly. Two sides to every story: a convention guest cancellation Over the weekend I spotted a post online from a very disgruntled celebrity agency, on the Galactic Products, LLC Facebook page: This post alone would panic any conventioneer. If I had booked tickets for this event it would certainly …