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An Innovative Idea for Resumes

24 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
It was only a matter of time before the next big innovation in career management arrived.  In my morning news briefing, I found a story from BusinessInsider about an interactive resume bot that answers recruiter questions. And besides being an outside-the-box solution, it actually worked. Read more»

Be Valuable!

17 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
When a company is acquired or restructures and layoffs are announced, employees who have consistently demonstrated their value are usually on the “must-keep” list.Here are four steps you can take to be the kind of employee a company wants to keep: 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»