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Career Networking

WARNING! Don’t Screw Up on Networking With LinkedIn

22 January, 2020 Posted by John G. Self
LinkedIn has changed networking, for good and bad. Read more»

Dumbest Advice Recruiters, Advisors Give Their Clients

28 August, 2019 Posted by John G. Self
Based on my 25 years of leading executive searches, I can tell you without hesitation that advice is bollocks, a British slang word for what we in Texas refer to derisively as BS. If you are a board member, whether someone is currently employed is the silliest of factors to determine whether they will be a successful executive for YOUR organization. There are plenty of currently employed CEOs, COOs and other senior Read more»

Personal Branding Is a Career Essential

27 August, 2019 Posted by John G. Self
The “this” is a career management reality that rewards those who “get it” when it comes to managing their professional/digital brand on line, and those who are stumbling trying to make sense of this digital age which is thwarting their ability to quickly find another job. Read more»