8 Reasons You Should be Connecting Instead of Networking

I enjoy meeting people. Talk to me on a plane and I don’t mind a bit, really. Take me to a networking event like a cocktail party, a meet and greet, or a convention and I’m counting the minutes until I get to leave. I leave with fewer business cards than I came with and[…]

Once upon a time

8 Magical Interview Experiences Worth Sharing

Great experiences make up the stories of our lives. When you have a great job interview it really merits retelling. Looking for a job is a stressful experience for so many that hearing a hopeful and positive message can put faith back in the process. Below I share 8 of my personal experiences conducting interviews.[…]


Why Your Company’s Hiring Experience Needs to Be Magical

Making your hiring experience magical is one sure fire way to get your company to the next level. If you think your processes are good and want to be great, start with upping your hiring game. The one department that sets the tone for culture is your hiring and HR team. Magical hiring is not[…]

Robot vs Human

I Failed My Employee as a Human

I am a solid manager and a caring human. My lesson is about how you can be a fantastic boss following the best practices and fail those who work for you. My employee is a wonderful person who came to work for me at the company. Let’s review that statement. She came to work for[…]

Trump's You're Fired

10 Lessons Learned from Getting Fired

I was commenting to a current coworker on how I ended up in my current position and it really was a result of being let go from my former job.   You can be let go, released, terminated, down sized, right sized, laid off but in the end I was fired.  Sadly for me it was[…]