You can’t drive in a buffalo herd either.
I talk to many job seekers who want to change careers. Some of them are accountants who should be salesmen. They got into accounting because it is safe, pays well, and has a great future. Their personality is wrong for accounting. They don’t like carefully following […]
Another person just told me they think they will be laid off, they aren’t sure. Some layoffs and firings you just can’t avoid. One smart guy said,
Getting fired is nature’s way of telling you that you had the wrong job in the first place. (Lancaster)
Are you going to be laid off?
Getting your career back on track? It depends on where you are right now.
How fast can you find a new job? Let’s talk about the Beatles. They were an overnight sensation….except for the years they spent playing clubs in Germany and England. Years lost to the world.
I bet you know a guy […]
Workplace poison emergency response team
This is about your job.
Do you know why ISIS and Al Qaeda have not used small pox, nerve gas, or sarin in an attack on the USA yet? Because they are not as fast, painless, or sure as a car bomb….in killing the attacker. They are scared […]
“Five wasted years due to a liar. I was promised equity, part ownership, and then they sold the company without giving it to me. I was robbed. I’ll never trust anyone again. Now I’m in it for the money. I’m in it for me.”
He has the skills to succeed, but who would hire him […]
The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn. (Russell)
“Take this job and shove it” – can really hurt YOU
Every week I hear, “I know that candidate from a previous job. I wouldn’t touch him with a ten foot pole. He was not a team player.”
“The non compete clause is never enforced. I’m not worried if they find out where I am going.”
A very real guy I know said that to his new boss. He went back and bragged to his old coworkers about the new job. He got a phone call from his old company’s lawyer. Guess what? […]
“I won’t do things that way. You have to do it my way. You don’t have the guts to fire me,” the company President told the CEO after a long loud discussion about the direction the company was going. The CEO left and took a 30 minute timeout. Upon returning the boss said, “Do you […]