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Some time ago, I was listening to a seminar about a company that was in the furniture business. This company decided that because it was doing so well, it should expand into the piano business, and also sell pianos. They went out and purchased a Steinway...Filed under Featured, Finding a Job, The Role of Jobs in Today’s World 8 Comments
In our job searches and careers, there are a variety of forces that can hold us back. However, in almost every single case, the thing that can hold us back more than anything is ourselves and our own minds. In fact, your brain and what it’s doing–how...Filed under Featured, Life Lessons 3 Comments
Aristotle believed that more than anything, we seek to be happy. There are some individuals who do their work and continually find happiness in this work. Work for them takes on a meaning that transcends what most of us experience. These people feel...Filed under Advancement, Featured 8 Comments
In the mortgage industry, many jobs have disappeared. This has put tens of thousands of people out of work. People who lose their jobs in the mortgage industry generally have a couple of options. Frequently, they look for a new job in the same industry,...Filed under Employment Do’s and Don’ts, Featured 1 Comment
A couple of years ago, I saw a bunch of articles in Vanity Fair, The New York Times, The Village Voice, and other publications about a guy named Joe Andes. Here is a portion of one profile of him from the May 2006 Vanity Fair: In the early 90s a man...Filed under Employment Do’s and Don’ts, Featured, Finding a Job 3 Comments
In the early 1990s, a very rigorous scientific study was done in Berlin on music. The study’s objective was to understand why certain violinists were more talented than others. This study is relayed in a fascinating book by Geoff Colvin called...Filed under Featured, Goal Setting, How to Succeed, Life Lessons 4 Comments
When I was in my final year of high school, one day the English teacher handed me back a paper I’d written and it had a B+ on it. While there were a lot of classes that I would have been incredibly happy if I received this grade in, English was...Filed under Advancement, Featured, Finding a Job, Keeping a Job 3 Comments
The ability to ‘‘close’‘ and get the sale is the most important skill in selling. It’s something that few people know how to do. Many people can get a consumer, an employer, or others to the cusp of making a purchasing or a hiring decision;...Filed under Featured, Finding a Job, Job Market, The Role of Jobs in Today’s World 7 Comments
One of the most interesting theories about life on earth involves the notion that it exists in conditions in which conventional wisdom says it shouldn’t. Carl Wirson of the Wood’s Hole Oceanographic Institution wrote in a 1991 paper: In 1991,...Filed under Featured, Life Lessons 1 Comment
The gloomy estimates you’ve heard about business failures are not exaggerated. As many as half of all small businesses launched in the United States this year will not be around by the end of next year. These businesses will remain as little more than...Filed under Featured, Finding a Job 7 Comments
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Phoenix office of our client seeks junior commercial litigation attorney with 1-...
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Searching for an experienced commercial real estate associate. Ideally, this candidate has gained th...
New Orleans law firm, Herman, Herman & Katz, seeking to hire a paralegal with at least five years ex...
Our firm is seeking is seeking a candidate that can handle a fast-paced working environment and can ...