How To Tell If The Company You Want To Work For Is Stable, Or Not

How To Tell If The Company You Want To Work For Is Stable, Or Not

It's earnings season for major corporations - and as they report their earnings per share, they also may share some information th...

Does Your Company Make The Grade?

Does Your Company Make The Grade?

Technology-fueled people power has come of age and is quickly transforming the old saw “Buyer beware” into “Seller take care...

Career Lesson For 2012: Learn From Others' Mistakes

Career Lesson For 2012: Learn From Others’ Mistakes

Reading the CNN article, "Six Tips from Your Future Self," started me thinking about the career lessons I've learned over the year...

How New Grads & Companies Should Find One Another

How New Grads & Companies Should Find One Another

I get calls from friends with children graduating from college who ‘need some help’ finding internships or permanent employmen...

The 2 New Year’s Resolutions That Will Make You Healthier, Wealthier & Wiser

The 2 New Year’s Resolutions That Will Make You Healthier, Wealthier & Wiser

If you are anything like most of us fallible human beings, you’ve probably already broken some (most?) of your New Year’s reso...

7 Things (Maybe) To Be Thankful For At Work

7 Things (Maybe) To Be Thankful For At Work

Thanksgiving is over, and Hanukkah/Christmas/Kwanza are just days away now. That means that New Years, along with the resolutions ...

5 (Free!) Background Checks To Run On A Prospective Employer

5 (Free!) Background Checks To Run On A Prospective Employer

For years, employers have been able to run background checks to get the low-down on prospective employees.  Now, thanks to techno...

12 Questions To Identify A Good Employer

12 Questions To Identify A Good Employer

Employers have standard questions and tests they use in their hiring processes to identify job candidates that they think are a go...

Five Intangible Attributes of Good Companies

Five Intangible Attributes of Good Companies

Last week I wrote about the Good Company Index™ and shared the sources we used in assigning companies a Good Company grade of A ...