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A Career Journey: From South Carolina to Dubai By Way of LinkedIn [PODCAST]

28 June, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
      Today we welcome Ron Thomas, Managing Director at Strategy Focused Group. Ron shares with us his story, a journey from a small town in South Carolina to one of the world’s most extraordinary cities. He shares how LinkedIn was instrumental to moving his career from New York to Ryadh and now Dubai. […] Read more»

A Powerful Brand Tool Often Ignored

27 June, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
My colleague Ron Thomas, Managing Director of Strategy Focused Group, a human resources consultancy based in Dubai, UAE, hit the professional networking nail squarely on the head when he asked: “If you had access to a high visibility global billboard to promote your brand and the cost to use this space was essentially free, why […] Read more»

Why Isn’t Anyone Calling Me?

23 March, 2017 Posted by John G. Self
HOUSTON — “I never thought I would be looking for another job and I certainly didn’t think it would take me as long as it has to find a new one.”  That is a phrase I frequently hear these days. It is a reflection of several factors:  business consolidation, tightening job markets, legacy industries facing […] Read more»