careers

  • Career Lessons from a Pool Hustler Turned CEO

    Fred Cook, the CEO of PR juggernaut GolinHarris, has worked with Jeff Bezos, Michael Eisner, and Steve Jobs.

  • What to Do If You’re Turned Down for a Raise or Promotion

    It’s the outcome no one wants: You put together a compelling case for a raise or promotion, pitched

  • The Full Value of a Superstar Employee

    True, on an individual level, superstar employees produce great work and great results. But their value to the

  • My Best Boss – Stories of the Greatest Bosses of All Time

    There’s no shortage of stories about bad bosses out there – get any group of workers together and

  • Process Improvement Playbook: Overcoming the Hurdles of Manual Processes in the Workplace eBook
  • 10 Things You Need to Work On to Be a Leader

    A lot of people think they are natural leaders, when they probably aren’t. It’s not easy to take

  • My Team Constantly Back-Burners My Priorities

    When you work on a team that must collaborate on competing priorities and yours always seem to be

  • How a Career Ending Sports Injury Has Benefited Others’…

    I recently spoke to Matt Mayberry, who is a professional speaker, fit-life strategist, fitness & health expert, author,

  • Workplace Success – What You Need to Know this Week

    Here are three stories people are talking about this week. 1. When it comes to flex time, bosses

  • 6 ways to supercharge your finance team: true stories about saving time and driving success
  • Six Key Principles of “Managing Up” for Better…

    If you have frustrations with your boss, you’re far from alone. Most people do, even when that boss

  • 8 Reasons Google is a Desirable Employer

    Upfront disclosure:  I don’t work for Google…yet. Thanks to my new friend Sally Anderson, a human resources partner