Category Archives: Work

Interviewing Well

I have just sat in two days of interviewing applicant for an executive position. Many good questions were asked by the interviewers but the one question/approach that is discussed in the article One Interview Question That Reveals a Superstar Job Candidate seems like … Continue reading

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Dead-end Jobs & Leadership

Many people feel caught in a what they consider to be dead-end jobs and feel that there is no way out of them. This article, “Stuck in a Dead End Job? It Could be Your Fault” discusses how being stuck in a dead-end job … Continue reading

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Smart Leaders Get More Out of the Employees They Have

Smart Leaders Get More Out of the Employees They Have. The under utilization of employees by leaders can create tension and dissatisfaction in workers. Workers who feel their talents are not being utilized become disillusioned with their organization and may look for another organization … Continue reading

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Communication: Grammar

Kyle Wiens blogged in the Harvard Business Review an essay on the proper use of grammar in writing. Her essay,”I Won’t Hire People Who Use Poor Grammar. Here’s Why.” she postulates that “grammar is relevant for all companies” and the use of … Continue reading

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What Would Google Do?

The following is a presentation by Jeff Jarvis, the author of What Would Google Do?, providing a summary of his landmark book. Following this presentation is a brief slide show overview of this book. To quote the description attached to … Continue reading

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How to make work-life balance work

Finding the balance between personal and work lives has been a struggle for workers for centuries. Now with the advent of modern technologies, the balance of work and personal lives have become more difficult. According to the video description, work-life … Continue reading

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Why work doesn’t happen at work

This is an interesting presentation that brings to light various distractions at work and how to overcome them in order to be more productive and enjoy your work time more. In this brief presentation Jason Fried presents a radical theory … Continue reading

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