How fast can you find a new job and get your career back on track?

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 […]

How to resign your job – part 2

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.”


What is the best day to quit?

30 seconds before I wrote this, I checked my voicemail. A friend said, “I’m driving in to quit today. There are a lot of reasons to quit today. I know you said not to quit last Friday, but there it is.”

Smart woman! She quit when it was to her advantage. I suspect she will […]

Top 4 reasons people quit

From actual surveys, not from the top of some recruiters brain. Here are the top reasons people quit.

I just quit and my old boss wants me back

Counteroffer! You quit and your old boss wants you to stay. They’ll pay way more than your new job. You’ll get an office instead of a cubicle. The actual President came to ask you to stay. It just makes sense to stay, right?

Don’t do it. Sever a snakes head with one blow and […]

Coyote traps – when to gnaw your arm off

Some mornings it just doesn’t seem worth it to gnaw through the leather straps. (Phillips)

Coyotes stuck in a trap have been known to gnaw their foot off to escape. A lot of these three footed coyotes survive for years and do very well. Okay, they do well compared to coyotes that were […]