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5 Keys for a Successful Job Search

13 October, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
ooked for a job in the last three to five years, stop, take the time to learn the new rules -- from employer use of technology to applicant screening techniques.  Here are the five keys to help you conduct a successfu Read more»

Focus on Your Locus of Control; Think, Act Like a Winner

16 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
Executive coach and author Maya Grossman says it is all in science.  Scientists call it the “locus of control” – the degree to which people control the outcomes of events in their lives, Grossman says.  They believe they can do it and frequently do. Tom Brady comes to mind. If he is trailing in a game, “don’t give the ball to Brady with any time on the clock,” the announcers frequently say. Read more»

An Interview Secret Just for You!

9 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
Whether you are an hourly worker, or you occupy the corner office, storytelling is a powerful tool that can propel you to a better next job. Storytelling allows you to paint a picture for the prospective employer, a vivid picture of what the results will be if they hire you. Do your homework. Tell your story. Read more»