CAREER ADVICE: Never Let Your Boss Tell You How Other People Feel About You Without Forcing These 2 Questions…

Kris Dunn Always Be Closing, Audacious Ideas, Kris Dunn, Leadership, Selection

Dateline: Somewhere in Corporate America. The Scene: A C-Level is telling the HR pro who reports to him what another C-level thinks about her performance (hint—it’s not glowing). The Mistake: The HR Pro in question thinks that since the C-Level reporting the feedback is supportive of her (it’s the other guy with the problem, right?), she doesn’t have to challenge …

4 Useless Things Career Advisers Tell You

Steve Boese Career Paths, Compensation/Cash Money, Engagement and Satisfaction, HR, Job Seeker Advice, Negotiation, Steve Boese

Over the weekend I caught this kind of interesting piece debunking much of what the investment advice industry tells its clients (that is you and me), The Four Most Useless Things Financial Advisers Tell You, on the Marketwatch site. It was a fun article, and while I don’t really know for sure if it is 100% on the money (bad …

Orange Is the New Black—Career Advice from an Unlikely Source

Holland Dombeck McCue Career Paths, Change, Holland Dombeck

Like most unexciting couples in their late 20’s at any age, my fiancé and I are TV binge-watchers (a nice bottle of wine + six hours to kill on a Friday night = lasting revenue for Netflix), so we were fairly delighted when the on-demand media provider announced they’d be creating a couple of original series – and releasing all …