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In his book, Character-Building Thought Power, Ralph Waldo Trine draws a clear distinction between good and bad habits. In the process he raises questions as to whether we have control over habit forming and character building, or is it just a matter...Filed under Featured, Self Improvement Books 9 Comments
I have been working since the time I was around 9 years old. When I was 9 years old, I wrote my age down illegibly on an employment application so that I could get a job delivering newspapers for the Detroit News. At the time, you needed to be 11 in order...Filed under Featured, How to Succeed 1 Comment
When I first started selling asphalt repair services door-to-door, I heard one response an awful lot: “Let me think about it!” For a step-by-step guide to transforming your career in just 44 days—including interviewing, where...Filed under Featured, Getting Ahead, How to Succeed Leave a Comment
One of the risks you face as you progress in your career is rumors. People may make up various falsehoods and share incorrect (usually negative) information about you. These falsehoods can spread like wild fire and can literally destroy your career overnight....Filed under Employment Do’s and Don’ts, Featured 4 Comments
The most happy and successful people in the world are masters of sharing. The most unhappy and consistently challenged people, both emotionally and financially, are poor at sharing. When you find people who are alone and miserable, in most cases they...Filed under Featured, Life Lessons 12 Comments
Being in the asphalt business in Detroit taught me very early on that things frequently go wrong. In fact, things go wrong so frequently, it is difficult to believe: Pumps break. Tanks break. Trucks break. People get injured. Employees do not show up...Filed under Featured, How to Succeed 4 Comments
In every job I have ever had, I have been happy for the most part. When I was an attorney, for example, I liked many aspects of being an attorney. When I worked in the asphalt business, I loved many aspects of that business. Most people are able to find...Filed under Featured, How to Succeed 43 Comments
If you look at most successful people, somewhere in their background there is someone cheering for them and believing in what they can accomplish. It could be a significant other, a friend, or a family member. When people are encouraged by others, it...Filed under Featured, Getting Ahead, How to Succeed 2 Comments
One of the most important things you can do for any employer is produce value far in excess of what you receive as compensation. When you look at a highly compensated salesperson, for example, the chances are very good that he or she is producing a lot...Filed under Advancement, Featured 3 Comments
When I was around 10 years old, my mother had a college friend, who brought over her son (who was my age) and he thought it would be amusing to take some of my mother’s lipstick and put it on. Then he started putting some sort of mascara (or something...Filed under Featured, Getting Ahead, Life Lessons Leave a Comment
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USA-FL-West Palm Beach
Boutique litigation firm is looking for an experienced litigator with 5-10 years...
San Diego office is seeking a transactional real estate attorney with 4-10 years...
Seattle office is seeking a real estate & business transaction attorney with 8+ ...
Lang, Richert & Patch a Fresno area AV-rated law firm located in the highly desirable Fig Garden Fin...
Boutique East Bay litigation defense firm is seeking a junior to mid-level attorney. Candidates for ...
This is not your typical listing for an associate attorney job. If you are looking for a desk ...