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A Recruiter Calls: Be Flattered, Not Obligated

13 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
When a recruiter comes calling, you should feel pleased but do NOT feel obligated. Managers and some executives have sidetracked their careers by taking a job that was not a good fit. Read more»

Mom Was Right, Don’t Procrastinate

10 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
In the past, we could frequently avoid, with minimum consequences, those things we did not like to do in managing our careers. But times have changed — dramatically so in managing our careers. There are some good and talented executives/managers/supervisors sitting on the sideline today because they did not follow mom’s advice. managing our careers, with minimum consequences, those things we did not like to d Read more»

Three Elements of Your Career Plan

8 September, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
Career disruption – terminations and layoffs – is part of our new normal. You can’t stop it, but you can plan for it. Here are three issues you should address in your career plan. #career #careeradvice #careerplanning Read more»