MOJO

Marshall Goldsmith, is the author of MOJO: How to Get It, How to Keep It, and How to Get It Back If You Lose It. He might not have been thinking about careers, but MOJO is a necessary component of your job search as well. Continue reading “MOJO”…

Procrastination

In Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill says: “Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.” Continue reading “Procrastination”…

Staffing Companies and Your Career Part 2

We’ve heard some professionals say that they’d never consider “temp” work. This recess haml s changed a lot of things, and attitudes about staffing companies may be one of them. If you thought you’d never want to work for a staffing company, here are some facts that may change your mind. Continue reading “Staffing Companies and Your Career Part 2”…

The Tao of Joblessness

We see many jobseekers who are having trouble letting go of the past. They long to turn back time and recapture their former employment. Who can blame them? They had more money; they felt useful and more important. But as long as they are focused on what was, or even what might be in the future, they have trouble enjoying what they have now. The post suggests defining yourself not by what you have(including a job), but by who you are. If you were a strong, happy, hardworking, loving person before you lost your job, you still are that person today. Continue reading “The Tao of Joblessness”…

The Purpose of Education

Social scientists and psychologists are beginning to think of intelligence not as a yes/no proposition, but as a set of skills, some of which may be stronger than others. Continue reading “The Purpose of Education”…

The Energy Audit

Tony Schwartz, who is President and CEO of The Energy Project, says we're suffering from an energy crisis, and this one's personal. Continue reading “The Energy Audit”…