A Challenge to Corporate America

  You may be surprised to hear that a Cirque du Soleil performance had aspects that inspired this article, so much so that I found myself makes notes on my phone in the middle of the performance! Originally, I had a rough outline for a post to talk about the changing corporate and workplace landscape, and thinking about Father’s Day and how our dads, and other providers  (maybe that’s YOU!) are and have been affected by these changes, by the weight of job and family obligations, as well as the drive to succeed, make a contribution, and follow our own Read More

Where Will All the Jobs Be?

And how MANY will there be in the possibly near future? Automation and technology have already, and continue to impact how we do business, and what types of jobs are being cut and created. Needed skill sets are changing. As someone who works with job seekers, I feel a responsibility to share information about potential upcoming changes (or inevitable and existing impacts and changes, depending on one’s point of view)…. NO fear mongering here – just sharing information to ponder and ideas to consider. Recently on my Resume Confidence Facebook page, I shared a video about having a “basic universal Read More

B is for… Best Companies? C is for….? P is…. tripled?

  I have a personal  – and professional – interest in educating others about and encouraging the ways of the business world to become organizations that value their employees, their communities, and the environment on equal footing –  sometimes called the “Triple Bottom Line”,  and known also as “3P” – ‘People, Planet,Profit.  This means all these priorities are to be in balance, and for these companies to not simply focus ONLY on the ‘traditional bottom line’ of making a profit. By Triplebotline – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, Link I may start blogging more about these topics, but for now, Read More