Harvey MacKay’s Got a New Book

We all know someone who’s looking for work or has stayed in a career that doesn’t fuel his or her work life. Harvey Mackay, the #1 New York Times Best Selling Author has just come out with a new book titled Use Your Head To Get Your Foot In The Door: Job Search Secrets No...

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Hire the Best…They’re Out There

The US Census Bureau is witnessing, firsthand, one of the consequences of the bad economy. Very much unlike the last time it was in heavy recruiting mode (1989-90), the supply of talented, qualified, educated, and eager workers for the decennial project is plentiful. USA Today quotes US Census ...

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One More Time – Appearances Can Be Deceiving: Thank You Susan Boyle

People who have had the pleasure of meeting Wal-Mart founder, Sam Walton, or blind mountain climber, Erik Weihenmayer have quickly come to grips with the fact that appearances can be deceiving – very deceiving. In neither case do initial appearances suggest their respective incredible ...

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Be Choosy When Picking Your Next Boss

It seems like everything is up for the month of March, including the month itself. During the month, the market was up impressively: Dow (DJIA) + 7.7% (hooray), the Nasdaq + 10.9%, and the S&P finished the month +8.5%. That’s not all. According to the Conference Board, the  important ...

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Employees… If You Love Them, Let Them Know

As chronicled extensively in our 2007 book for managers,  Contented Cows MOOve Faster, the workplace social contract has been radically reworked over the last decade, virtually eliminating in the process any semblance of job security, and loyalty between employees and the organization. In a ...

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