When asked, most people will reply to that question with “I work for XYZ Corporation.” In reality you work for a person, a boss. CNN Money regularly publishes the list of the best companies to work for in the country such as Zappos, REI, Google, and Wegmans Food Markets. Okay, can you assume that you are automatically going to be satisfied and fulfilled with your work–that the people around you and your boss will support who you…
Category Archives: Career Change
December 15, 2011
November 30, 2011
In the recent Economist Issue The world in 2012, Matthew Bishop tackles an area of great interest to us–how to hire the best people. link here.
November 22, 2011
Steve Jobs gave a valedictory to the graduating class at Stanford in 2006 that is considered a classic and has been widely quoted: follow your passion; don’t live someone else’s life. Sound, brilliant, observations. The part of that speech that resonates for me and that isn’t as widely quoted: “When I was 17, I read a quote that went something like: ‘If you live each day as if it was your last, someday you’ll most certainly be…