“One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.“ Chinua Achebe Read more ›
Pinterest is not only a popular social network, but also a powerful search engine to market your personal brand and drive traffic to your website.
“A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.“ John F. Kennedy Read more ›
When was the last time you searched your name using an online search engine? What did you find? Were you happy with how your personal brand was represented or did you find someone else with the same name and a questionable background?
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Granted, I’ve never owned a barn. Nor have I ever harvested hay. So I’m not sure what losing it all to a barn fire feels like. But I can imagine. I posted this November 2nd: I can imagine the work and investment it took to plant and cultivate 150 tons of hay. The hope and […] Read more ›
“Pioneering is never done in front of cheerleaders urging on a roaring grandstand of popular approval.“ George Takei Read more ›
Do you remember how to multiply by lines? In 2007 the visual method took the internet by storm. I made a video in 2014 that re-popularized the method: multiply numbers by drawing lines. And by popular demand, I even wrote a little book about multiplying by lines. Now I have discovered something even better: the … Continue reading INCREDIBLE MATH DISCOVERY – Group Theory For Multiply By Lines Read more ›
“It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.“ Charles Darwin Read more ›
Having served in customer-facing roles for more than 20 years, WEX’s Clare Murphy has learned an important truth. “Most people believe the customer has to come first, but I’ve found that the key is to get the team dynamic right first instead. If you have that, they will naturally put the customers at the center,… Read More
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I’ll let you in on a little secret. Maybe a few secrets. I’ve owned my own business for almost thirteen years now. I’m what they call an entrepreneur. I’m living the dream. I get to work when I want and do what I want. No, I’m not financially independent… but for many years I have […] Read more ›
“They say the two most important days in a persons life were the day you were born and the day you discover why you were born.“ Viola Davis Read more ›
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor, by 2020 there will be more than one million more computer science-related job openings in the U.S. than graduating college students qualified to fill them.
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One of the things I learned at my last company was the power and importance of helping new users get up and running. In industry this is called “on-boarding” (which sounds a lot better than off-boarding, right?). I recently created a short, easy-to-use guide that will help you on-board yourself quickly with the most important […] Read more ›
Sometimes you find wisdom in unexpected places. I was reading a novel by Louise Penny recently and came across a line full of wisdom. “There is grace in second chances and foolishness is thirds.” Think about that. To me it says that everyone should get a second chance. We all make mistakes and don’t do […] Read more ›
Studies show that lifelong careers are not the norm anymore and statistics prove that an individual is expected change careers three times during their professional lives. Therefore, if you are not satisfied with your current career, below are four tips to help you find your career purpose.
There’s no question that the multigenerational workplace encompasses a host of styles—from Gen Xers like me who love email, to Gen Z which is just as happy communicating via Slack. And although I believe we can learn from one another’s differences, … [Read more…]
As a human resources consultant, I’ve observed many approaches to corporate training, and most focus on content. Decisions involve what should be taught, and in what format. While delivery is equally important, sometimes it’s overlooked. I’m familiar with situations in… Read more ›
“The best way to succeed in this world is to act on the advice you give to others.“ Unknown Read more ›
By Nicki Gilmour Let’s face it, we are always changing, evolving and adapting to survive and imagine how you can use change to thrive. Last week, we talked about themes from 2018 and what wasmemorable to you. What is your “theme” going into 2019? Is it a new theme? Are you carrying around a… Read More
In February I got my “dream job” at a “best companies to work for” place here in Utah. It was great… while it lasted. And then it wasn’t great. And then it didn’t last. That’s another story for another day. Instead of going there, I want to share something awesome with you. Almost 13 years […] Read more ›