Thought for the day

“It’s not the load that breaks you down; its the way you carry it.” –Lena Horne My question today is, is your load balanced?  Are you carrying things correctly? If you find your load is too heavy, don’t quit.  Readjust!

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Repost: My Personal Formula for a Winning Resume

Thought this article was worth reading and wanted to share. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20140929001534-24454816-my-personal-formula-for-a-better-resume Reinhold Niebuhr wrote a prayer that many of you will recognize. It goes roughly: “Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.” What does this have […]

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Four Letters

We’re all familiar with the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. Has it been awhile since you’ve taken the assessment? If interested, here is a link to the personalities, www.16personalities.com. If you care to share, what are your four letters? Do you agree with the assessment?

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Are you a Carrot, an Egg, or a Coffee Bean?

I was reminded of a short story the other day. It’s a parable that I thought was so good, I had to share it with you today… A young woman went to her mother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her. She did not know how she was […]

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Strengths vs Weaknesses

Up for discussion today is your strengths vs weaknesses.  As I interview candidates, I want to hear their strengths loud and clear.  Do you spend time perfecting your strengths?  If you’re really good at something, it should resinate in your very being. Today, I read an article at Forbes.com that I agree with, Forget About […]

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How to Find and Do Work You Love

Check out this video How to Find and Do Work you Love  

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Good Employees Make Mistakes. Great Leaders Allow Them To

Check out this article from Forbes today.   Have you ever had a boss that allowed you to make a mistake?  What was the outcome?  Are you a leader?  Have you ever allowed your followers to make mistakes? Grace has far reaching affects.  I’ve been afforded the opportunity to make mistakes with employers, friends, collegues, […]

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Find Your Greatness

As a reminder, or if you’ve not seen this, find your greatness. Published on Jul 25, 2012 Greatness isn’t reserved for the chosen few in one special city, it can also be found in London, Ohio, and London, Norway, and East London, South Africa, and Little London, Jamaica, and Small London, Nigeria and the London Hotel […]

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What’s your Excuse

Why You Will Fail To Have a Great Career

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Focus

                  You’ve probably asked yourself the same question regarding your career, “How will I ever find the right job?”  The response is forget finding the right job, instead focus on being the right employee.” For additional tips on becoming the right employee, check out a few of […]

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