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The Job Market: No Plan, Missed Opportunities 

1 August, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
When I was a young marketing representative fresh off three years of successfully selling and setting up the first 14 hospital emergency helicopter ambulance services in the country, I thought I was hot stuff. I was full of it: you get me in front of people and I could close the deal. If only that […] Read more»

5 Ways To Be Prepared For Job Loss

29 January, 2016 Posted by John G. Self
Most everyone has a job loss at one time or another in their career.  Or, asked to resign, fired, laid off or restructured out of the organization. It is inevitable.   It is usually not a happy day for the one losing their job. They worry about their mortgage, the monthly bills, their wife, their […] Read more»

Embracing Change And Upheaval In Your Life And Career

28 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
TYLER, Texas — I am here meeting with contractors regarding the reconstruction of my home. For those of you who have not been following this ordeal, a very, very large tree inflicted major damage to my house on Memorial Day.  It is amazing how time consuming an insured loss can be.  The adjusters and the […] Read more»