Estimated Reading Time 2 Minutes I was recently interviewed by my company as part of a celebration of my 19th anniversary.  I found it interesting that one of the questions asked was “why have you stayed?”  My response was that I never really had a reason to leave.  I went on to say that I’ve seen…Continue Reading “The Secret of Finding a Great Career Opportunity”

The Only Three Interview Questions That Matter

Estimated Reading Time 3 Minutes One of the most important decisions you will routinely make as a manager will be the selection of a new team member.  This decision normally brings with it a certain amount of apprehension over making the “best” choice.  It is with good reason you feel this way given the dynamics of…Continue Reading “The Only Three Interview Questions That Matter”

Estimated Reading Time 3 Minutes I recently had the good fortune to attend a training session by Mark MacDonald who is a speaker and an author of a book I just finished reading titled Be Know For Something: Reconnect with Your Community by Revitalizing Your Church’s Reputation (2017).  I was in attendance seeking some ideas to…Continue Reading “What’s Your Reputation?”

Estimated Reading Time 3 Minutes Takeaway Don’t be deceived by magic bullets and short cuts…correct, consistent, daily activity is the key to getting results. Management’s Job Early in my management career I was fortunate to have a set of cassette tapes of a training program given by Steve Brown.  I will never forget his definition…Continue Reading “Correct, Consistent, Daily Activity Will Always Be Rewarded”

Estimated Reading Time: 4 Minutes Book Power One of my intentions for this blog is to provide you with suggestions for books you may want to consider for your reading list.  I’m not sure how I stumbled into buying Kevin Kelly’s latest book, but I’m sure glad I did. Before I give you my thoughts…Continue Reading “Book Review: Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future”