Social Media Headhunter: How To Gain From Networking: The Spirit Of Generosity. What a great article. I think back to Jerry Maguire, one of my all time favorite movies, and the quote….The Key To This Business is personal relationships….and the way to make any relationship personal is to find a way to help the other […]
Sanders Says – How To Be Great At Giving. We live in a world where giving should be at the forefront of everything we do, but instead it usually takes a back seat and we are more concerned about what’s in it for me, vs. how can I help someone else…… If we focus on […]
Why Customer “Relationships” Are Overrated | CustomerThink. I am not sure I totally agree with this statement, but there is some truth to what is being said…especially the last paragraph….it is a shame that most business don’t deliver on what they promise consistently…but it is good, very good in fact, for the companies that […]
2011 December | Sneakerhead VC. Great article, written awhile ago but still is EXTREMELY relevant! There are some companies that discount culture as a critical piece of their core business and hiring process…and they do this to their detriment. People have to be able to engage, become inspired, thrive and absolutely play nice in the […]
Why You Should Never Make a Cold Call Again | Personal Branding Blog – Dan Schawbel. Just to clarify….you should be willing to make a cold call if you need to….you just should not have to make a truly “cold” call ever again…..there is just way too much information out there these days […]
KR Connect – Blog of Kevin Roberts, CEO Worldwide, Saatchi & Saatchi: The Simple Act of Smiling. I had no idea that the smile packed so much power behind it…great read and great TED talk.
The Secret to Career Success. Great Advice….Read it and Heed it….you won’t be sorry….
The Gamification of SAP – Forbes. I have been hearing more and more talk about Gamification and its uses and impact on traditional business. Bing Gordon, former EA exec and now VC is very big on this. He is a believer and seems to be doing a great job of evangalizing…. I am curious […]
I read two interesting quotes today that I am going to use from now on as the litmus test for what I post to the web. The first is from Tony Hsieh, a guy who gets it in so many ways. ” Everything I post on the web has to be ICEE. It has to […]
YouTube – Dan Wieden on the Importance of Creativity. Real Truth Here Gang…again goes across industry and individual….
I had a dinner party last night and the subject of contacts in business came up. A couple of my guests were talking back and forth about the level of personal information that they divulge to their business contacts….basically the gist of the conversation was if you are only doing business with the person, how […]
I have been in the recruiting game for 15 years now and it bugs me when the industry gets a bad rap. Time and time again recruiters are thrown under the bus and railed against for issues that are out of their control. However there is one issue, and it is key, that recruiters do […]
Design Thinking Is A Failed Experiment. So What’s Next? | Co.Design. This is an interesting concept. The concept of Creative Intelligence or CQ. I for one look forward to hearing more from Bruce Nussbaum on the subject and learning more about how it is applied inside organizations. For a long time Creativity has been downplayed […]