finding jobs

finding jobs

Being in the Zone

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Nothing is more important to success in your career and life than being in the zone. The problem with most people, however, is that they are not in the zone; instead, they are merely doing what they and others think they should be doing. Most people...

continue reading >>

Filed under Advancement, Featured 12 Comments  

How to Find Unadvertised Jobs

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

I’m a businessperson. As a businessperson, I find I get a lot of phone calls from private equity companies and so forth throughout the day. I enjoy getting these phone calls, not necessarily because I’m looking for their investment, because it can...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Finding a Job 2 Comments  

You Need to Be Connected with Others at Work

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 3.50 out of 5)
Loading...

Early in my career I used to work directly with attorneys who had lost their jobs or were having extreme difficulty finding their first job. If certain people were persistent enough, and I saw they had real potential, I would generally invite them into...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Keeping a Job, The Role of Jobs in Today’s World 1 Comment  

Increasing Efficiency Is Your Best Route to Employment Security

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

The cheapening of any article in common use almost immediately results in a largely increased demand for that article. Take the case of shoes, for instance. The introduction of machinery for doing every element of the work which was formerly done by...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Keeping a Job 4 Comments  

Plant Yourself in Good Soil

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (3 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)
Loading...

There is nothing more important to your long-term success than finding and keeping yourself in a healthy environment. I have known so many people out there with incredible talent who insist on remaining in the wrong environment and, consequently, they...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Getting Ahead, How to Succeed 4 Comments  

The Graduate, Andrew Carnegie, and Finding Positive Economic Currents

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

In the 1967 movie The Graduate, Dustin Hoffman plays a young, recent college graduate, Ben. At a party, Ben is congratulated by his family and their friends: Guests: We’re all so proud of you, proud, proud, proud, proud, proud, proud, proud. What...

continue reading >>

Filed under Advancement, Featured Leave a Comment  

  showing 1-6 of 6  

Career Advice

Job Market

Why Aren’t There More American Day Laborers, Doctors, Engineers and Textile Workers?

By on Jun 16,2018

In this article Harrison explains the economic rule which says - your rewards will be in direct proportion to the value you provide. In your career if you are not providing enough value, the rule will catch up with you sooner or later. In contrast, if you are providing more value than you receive you will probably have a very good career. Companies that provide more value than they receive for their products generally end up flourishing. Companies that provide very little value generally end up going out of business. The law of economics that is always operating in the background is that you always need to give more than you take and be prepared to give.

continue reading

recent posts

Want Powerful Career Advice?

Get my free newsletter and strategies that make people successful




Subscribe!