How to Get that HOT Bod at Your Desk Job
Have you ever had your legs fall asleep while you’re at your desk typing away? There’s a reason for that. You bored them to sleep! Are you allowed to sleep at your job? Well neither should your legs, arms or anything else that... Read More
Job Hunting? Here’s how to get a bullseye.
So, you find yourself in a rut. You’ve just been laid off, notified your team is downsizing, can’t stand the environment you’re in anymore, aren’t loving the work you’re doing… It sounds like it’s time for a change and in a... Read More
A Lesson in Listening
During my 9 month old son’s bedtime routine, we were making our way thru his Animal Rhymes book. The Wise Old Owl was last night’s reading and I found it rather appropriate in relation to our wonderful world of recruiting. “A wise... Read More
Another Reason to not Check Email on your Cell
We’ve all done it. We’re out and about on a Saturday night and for some unknown reason, we think it’s a good idea to check our work email. We see an important note from some important person requesting some important information. As... Read More
HR’s So Hot Right Now. Just Not Here.
Why We Love to Hate HR…and What HR Can Do About It - it’s behind a paywall but you do get 4 free articles a month. The July-August 2015 edition of the Harvard Business Review did a deep dive into the dismantling and recreation of HR.... Read More
LinkedIn is not a Popularity Contest
Do you know how many people care about how many connections you have on LinkedIn? The most likely answer is zero but in a few cases, the answer is one. Let me translate this for you. No one other than you, and I mean no one, cares about... Read More
Productivity – Keeping Up!
As I attempt to write this blog post, I’m already contradicting my topic. Cellphone’s distracting me, emails popping up in my inbox, LinkedIn timeline filled with noise, calls coming in, and several things on my to-do list. How can we... Read More
Enough with the Politics Already
Are you sick to death of seeing political rantings on LinkedIn? If yes, read on. If no, you’re part of the problem. LinkedIn is one of the most valuable tools out there when it comes to business. It’s a virtual rolodex that allows... Read More
How Do You Get Your Network to Blossom?
You’ve just begun your professional experience, fresh out of college. You’re starting a career in a new environment, meeting your colleagues and learning names. Picking up your company process, getting into a daily routine. You may be... Read More
Stop Playing Phone Tag
It doesn’t matter what your role is or what industry you work in. If you work in corporate America, there are going to be times when you need to speak with someone over the phone. For one, it’s often far more efficient than a 10+ email... Read More