Monthly Archives: December 2011

Job Hopping…or the New Norm?

It used to be that if one did not hold a job for at least a year or two, he or she would be branded a “job hopper” – someone who could not keep a position.  Dan Schwabel authored an … Continue reading

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Don’t Like My Job…

Between the Thanksgiving and New Year’s holidays, I often will speak to a number of young professionals who express a lack of satisfaction with their jobs.  The reasons are numerous and varied, but the underlying causes often stem from: Routine … Continue reading

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Habits of Highly Productive People

These steps all make sense, just wish I could follow through on execution.  New Year’s Resolutions? http://www.inc.com/ilya-pozin/7-things-highly-productive-people-do.html

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Everybody Knows Your Name…

In the 1980’s and early 90’s, Thursday night television was dominated by NBC’s “Must See TV”, and Cheers was the anchor show in their lineup.  The Cheers theme song  recalled times of comfort away from the hardships of daily life: You wanna go … Continue reading

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Retirement Opportunities

I came across an interesting article on CNBC.com about the number of public sector employees who are filing for retirement and the resulting talent shortage.  With states facing massive budget shortfalls, it is guaranteed not all these positions will be backfilled, but … Continue reading

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Will the Real You Please Stand Up?

In 1956, CBS debuted a game show entitled, To Tell The Truth, where contestants asked questions of a three person panel in an effort to discover their real identity.  The panelists all claimed to be the same person and after … Continue reading

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