Being Prepared

Being Prepared

What transpired in college football on the last two weekends reinforces the importance of having a clear vision and being prepared. The lesson it teaches has a very strong business application. One week ago Michigan defeated Michigan State in a dramatic last-play as...
Why Should I Read Your Resumé?

Why Should I Read Your Resumé?

Sometime ago I wrote a couple of posts about resumés. They seem even more appropriate now because every day we receive even greater numbers of resumés. How do you get someone to read yours with all this “clutter?” Most resumés focus on the individual’s experience....
Preparing for Your Job Interview

Preparing for Your Job Interview

When someone who is actively searching for a job learns they are going to be interviewed, they now “begin to prepare in earnest.”  The goal is to learn as much as possible about the organization. The power of the internet is that anyone can quickly find out lots of...