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Know Your Audience

Many times we walk into meetings or interviews with a preconceived notion of the agenda and outcome. And many times our perceptions are wrong which leads to disappointment and frustration. For intercompany meetings it is imperative the agenda and outcome desired is clear and the responsibi...

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Best Places to Work vs. 100 Best Companies to Work For 2010 – Comparing Glassdoor and Fortune Rankings

Today Fortune released their list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For 2010”, and we wanted to do a little side by side comparison to see how their list stacks up against Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work. While both lists rely on employee feedback, Glassdoor’s list exclusively rep...

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Dream Your Job: Choosing Your Passion in Four Simple Steps

"An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity." ~ Martin Luther King Passion is a choice. If you're wandering around trying to figure out how to find your real true passion, take ...

Careers - Road Sign

WHOSE CAREER IS IT ANYWAY?

A woman called me and said "My name is Sarah. I got laid off a month ago. I've been an attorney for twelve years. "Do you want to keep practicing law?" I asked her. "No way," said Sarah. "I'm sick of it. I'll tell you what I want to do. I want to be a stand-up trainer." "Have yo...