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Fact Checking Our Routines

25 September, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
KANSAS CITY — The difference between what we think we do and what we actually do can reveal some surprising opportunities for enhanced performance. By  honestly documenting our actual practices — our  daily routines — and then comparing the series of tasks we think we do each day will provide a roadmap for mostpeople  for […] Read more»

Are You Looking for a Job or a Career?

23 September, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
Are you looking for a job or a career? This is not some glib throw away line.  It is the question of a lifetime.  Are you looking for a career or will you be satisfied, will you settle for a job? From my perch, a career is about achieving a professional career goal —  for […] Read more»

Advice for Millennials In Building Relationships With Recruiters

20 September, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
Editor’s Note: John is taking the day off to prepare for Chief Executive Officer candidate interviews in Dallas and Kansas City. This post was originally published on Friday, September 6, 2013. Over the past 20 years I have spent a lot of time with early careerists, hundreds of freshly minted graduate school would-be senior executives. […] Read more»