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How To Evaluate A Job & Career Recruiter

Liz Ryan brought up a good point last week - corporate recruiting doesn’t often work the way it should. Reactions to corporate recruiting tend to range from “amazingly bad” to a “soul-sucking, dehumanizing experience from hell.” Everyone agrees that things could be done a lot bet...

Common Cents: Know The Value Of Your Work

The work we have or seek has a value, and though it appears logical for companies to know the specific value each job adds to the company, not all jobs are easy to align with business revenue. Traditionally we consider sales because the position is directly tied to revenue and is easy to m...

Workplace Organization: Are You The Lackey, The Arguer or The Promotable?

Broken lines, broken strings, broken threads, broken springs, Broken idols, broken heads, People sleeping in broken beds. Ain't no use jiving. Ain't no use joking. Everything is broken. Broken bottles, broken plates, broken switches, broken gates, Broken dishes, broken parts, Streets...

Can You Visualize Work & Career Goals? Create A Vision Board

About a year ago, Oprah Winfrey did a show with a panel of psychologists who discussed the power of a vision board. A vision board is a large presentation board that included cut outs of pictures, words or key phrases from magazines, newspapers or anything form of paper to capture somethin...