Tag Archives: Business

A Hiring Story with Update on Lynda C. Watts

To my regular readers, THANK YOU for your patience while I’ve made the transition back into the world of formal employment.  That transition included a move from St. Louis, Mo. to Kansas City (Overland Park), KS — and all that comes with … Continue reading

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Your Resume is Perfect? Check this Check-List First

I really didn’t think there was a need for another article on resume’ writing.  However, after spending the past month reviewing executive-level resume’s, I now know that too many of you don’t know some important resume basics. What follows is … Continue reading

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NPO Leadership: CEOs with Control Issues

The NPO CEO with control issues — Is the organization doomed for failure?  Yes, it is. I’ve written about leadership, and I’ve written about nonprofits, but I’ve yet to write specifically about nonprofit leadership.  It’s time. And, for the record … Continue reading

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Narrowing Your Focus to Expand Your Options

What do you want to be when you grow up?  Do you wear so many hats that their cumulative weight obstructs your true identity? Your various life pursuits — such as finding a job or making a career change — … Continue reading

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The Start-Up: Stages, Pros & Cons, and Your Employment Options

Are you considering a position with a start-up? If so, you are urged to read this first! With the difficulties faced in the job market, it might be tempting to consider joining a start-up company or organization.  After all, the … Continue reading

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Leadership: Finding the Best, Being the Best

Leadership What does it really mean?  Are you a leader?  Are you seeking a leader for your organization?  How do you know if you are performing as a top leader?  How do you know if you’ve found the best leader … Continue reading

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Choosing the Best Hire for Your Organization

As the unemployment rate steadily declines — now at 9% — so too does the supply of talent from which to choose.  It’s not only the job candidate that needs to tweak the model used for seeking employment; hiring authorities … Continue reading

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