Congratulations, You’re Promoted!

These days, people are exposed to more news and media outlets than ever before. No wonder it is hard to make some noise in this...

When is a Bad Thing Really a Good Thing?

When is what appears to be a bad number actually a good number?  The April jobs figures came out this week, and employers added 290,000 jobs to...

Raging at the Screen

Web 2.0 has turned the Internet over to the people.  Purchases are made, decisions are reached, opinions are formed, and impressions are indelibly forged by...

Ten Fast Track Ways to a Lay Off List

1. Be anonymous. 2 Can the idea of making suggestions. 3. Blindside your boss. 4. Miss deadlines. 5. Stay in your cubicle whenever possible. 6. Never approach any members of Senior...

So What About the Job Stimulus Money?

The Associate Press reports today that the job stimulus money created to support road projects in the US has barely impacted the rate of unemployment and done...

Facebook, Holiday Parties, and You

Everyone is beginning to realize that whether it is a friend, a date, an employer, or even a creditor, the first thing people do to...

Are You Desirable?

Maybe you are to those in your life.  Aquaintance, sibling, spouse, significant other, friend, lover – to those who know you – are one heck...

Where’s the Golden Ticket?

There aren’t many golden tickets being handed out as a result of the federal money being made available for jon retraining, so says the NY...

The New Economy of Work

We’ve moved from how to escape from your corporate career, to how to tell if your company is going under, to how to deal when...