Dear Experts, When you're filling out online job applications and you're asked for a salary/hourly wage for a previous employer and if your prior employer was paying on a per project basis, what should you input? Especially since most web forms only accept hourly/salary inputs with numerical values. Here is how our CAREEREALISM-Approved Experts answered this question on Twitter:Q#412 Put down a combination of an annualized value and what you think is reasonable for the position. (@gradversity) Q#412 Extrapolate annual salary from project pay. if proj took 3 mos, multiply x 4. Salary btr than hrly pay. (@juliaerickson) Our Twitter Advice Project (T.A.P.) is no longer an active campaign. To find an answer to the above question, please use the "Search" box in the right-hand column of this website.

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I recently worked on a pro bono project for a friend, and it reminded me of a time early in my career and how lucky I was then to get such great advice from the more seasoned pros around me. Advice that ultimately saved me from some major pitfalls. I made mistakes here and there over the course of nearly 20 years of projects, but with each hiccup came a lesson. Here are some takeaways from my lessons learned and all that sage advice.

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