As uncool as it sounds at first,  “corporate” Mom may have clout into your future and your career.  She can be a source of powerful recommendations, not just referrals.  Here are two true stories.

Take one Mom, who helped her son get into a publishing conglomerate.  When she excitedly described to me how he secured the position, from one of her connections, I was shocked.  Millennials… letting their mothers help them secure employment?  What a novelty and yet again, what an idea!

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