“Life is very short and what we have to do must be done in the now.“ Audre Lorde Read more ›
I will be choosing six short stories (only three are written at the moment!) and putting them in a collection called ‘Big Six’. These are science fiction tales set at various times during what many scientists are calling the Anthropocene extinction, the sixth mass extinction of life on Earth now underway.
Information overload and our ability to become commercial free has changed the old fashioned marketing funnel. Attention getting tactics will no longer sell your products and services. Your brand audience now controls what they want to see whether this be on a smart phone, tablet, computer or television. Old methods simply don’t work anymore — …
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“If we never challenge our shortcomings, we ensure that they remain our Achilles’ heel.“ Gina Greenlee Read more ›
Recruiters are NOT a waste of time.
But, having a job search strategy that relies on recruiters is, for almost everyone, a waste of time.
Quote me on that.
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“As you enter positions of trust and power, dream a little before you think.“ Toni Morrison Read more ›
The Putnam competition is an annual exam for undergraduate college students in the U.S. and Canada. It consists of 3 hours for 6 problems A1-A6, then another 3 hours for another 6 problems B1-B6. That is 6 total hours for 12 problems, or an average of 30 min/problem. Each question is worth 10 points, for … Continue reading Easy Problem From The Hardest Test Read more ›
This makes me sad. I have had this tab open since yesterday and every time I go to close it, I hesitate. I got laid off just a few months ago. It was really a life-changing, family-impacting event. Our financial plans were abruptly halted and modified. Our health insurance abruptly ended. The company-purchased life insurance […] Read more ›
Staying healthy seems like a simple thing to do. With your physical health, you just have to see your doctor once a year for a checkup and maybe once in a while for an illness or other issues. But when it comes to mental health, people tend to have a difficult time figuring out whether […] Read more ›
Some concepts to evaluate your dilemma
Many jobs were eliminated during the last recession and many employees contemplated a job change but they couldn’t because of the fear that they will stay unemployed for a long time. Now, a decade later the job market has improved markedly yet, the old work conditions have not improved …
“I learned to always take on things I’d never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist.“ Virginia Rometty Read more ›
In honor of Women’s History Month, it’s important we take the time to celebrate our accomplishments and the progress we have made as working women but also to reflect on the work that lies ahead so women in all professions, particularly in the legal field and others that are traditionally male dominated, can achieve gender parity and equity – especially at the leadership and partnership levels.
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“I work really hard at trying to see the big picture and not getting stuck in ego. I believe we’re all put on this planet for a purpose, and we all have a different purpose… When you connect with that love and that compassion, that’s when everything unfolds.“ Ellen DeGeneres Read more ›
I had always wanted a sports car. A few years ago, I finally purchased one. Before I wrote the check for the down payment, my husband cautioned me that the car I wanted was available only with a manual transmission. I had never driven a manual, but I said, “No problem, I’ll learn.” We picked… Read More
A business deal is actually a transaction. Some transactions are very easy such as buying inventory with a fixed price but some transactions are very complicated. If you don’t do these transactions right, they may cost you a lot of money. Therefore, you should be careful about finding the middle ground. In order to do …
The release of my new book, The Remix: How to Lead and Succeed in the Multigenerational Workplace, is less than two months away. As the release date edges closer (May 7th! You can pre-order here), I took some time to think about why I believe all professionals need to read this book: There are now an unprecedented […]
Recently I’ve had a few people ask me how to delete a batch import (you can do it from here). That is, they imported a batch of contacts from LinkedIn or Gmail Contacts, and then found they had a bunch of garbage in JibberJobber, and wanted to delete all of the contacts from that import […] Read more ›
“Life isn’t just about taking in oxygen and giving out carbon dioxide.“ Malala Yousafzai Read more ›
For years my wife and I would say that when someone tells us that they are getting laid off we say “congratulations!” This is because this transition could be wonderful things for you. It could mean that you are leaving an environment that you’ve outgrown, that you are positioning yourself for something great to come. […] Read more ›
“We are products of our past, but we don’t have to be prisoners of it.“ Rick Warren Read more ›