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Should You String Along an Unqualified Candidate?

6 August, 2019 Posted by John G. Self
If you are looking for employer to strengthen your department would you offer false hope to those who not qualify? Ricky W. Washington, D.C. Well, this is an interesting question.  Let me frame this in a way that I think will clarify your question. There is a difference between being open minded and offering false […] Read more»

Five Keys to Extending Your Career

26 June, 2018 Posted by John G. Self
Would your boss hire you today with the same skills you have now? This from Sue Shellenbarger writing in The Wall Street Journal. It is a great question and one that anyone past the age of 45 should begin asking themselves at least a couple of times a year, especially if you plan to postpone […] Read more»

Now Is Not the Time for Complacency

29 May, 2018 Posted by John G. Self
The news that Apple plans to set up health clinics for its employees produced barely a ripple on the impending sea of change.  No big deal, right? Certainly no threat to your career. The initial collective shrug of shoulders seemed to be based on the idea that with only 84,000 US employees this was hardly a […] Read more»