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A Job Search Strategy, Daily Routine

29 July, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
At 32, after eight mostly successful years as a special projects manager for a major health system, Sally was out of a job.  That there were 150 colleagues in the corporate office facing the same fate did not make this day easier. They called it a strategic realignment.  When she left her office for the […] Read more»

ASK THE RECRUITER:  How to Avoid A BIG Surprise In Your Job Search

3 April, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
CEO candidates DO NOT like serious game-changing surprises with new jobs, especially those that surface AFTER they have accepted the position and relocated their family. This happens far too often. One rhetorical question I frequently hear:  “The recruiter didn’t know or they chose not to tell me.  No one on the board of management team […] Read more»

New Years Resolutions: This Time It Is Different

29 December, 2014 Posted by John G. Self
As we approach the end of the year, it is time to think about our resolutions for 2015. In the past, most of us make these best effort pledges to become more physically fit, to be more responsive to our spouses or children, to be more organized — that sort of thing. The majority of […] Read more»