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The Best Time To Find A New Job Is When You Don’t Need It.

In other words — Always be prepared to leave a job, because your employer is always prepared to leave you.

More and more, many companies (not all, mind you) find themselves letting employees go for a number of different reasons. Too young/too old, too much/too little salary, old/new employee, old/new direction, high/low level position are just some of the […]

One Simple Phrase That Will Change Your Life.

“If the the grass is greener on the other side of the fence, it’s time to water your own grass.”

Stop trying to compare yourself to others if you always make yourself feel inferior.
Stop trying to yearn for a better job, if you don’t first try to make your current job better.
Stop making the same mistake […]

Top 10 Clear Signs It’s Time To Quit Your Job.

I answered this question on the website Quora a few weeks ago. Here’s my Top 10 (in no real order of importance) list why you should probably quit your current position and move on:

You start looking forward to the weekend on Wednesday (or even worse, Monday).
This is the typical, “I can’t stand my job and I love […]

Good Service vs. Bad Service – A Parable.

Once upon a time there was a coach. He woke up every morning at 4:30 AM and worked until 5 PM.

Some days he worked at his office in Stamford — some days he worked at his home office.

Some days he coached all day long with wonderful clients — some days he was on the road connecting with […]

A Memorial Day Management Test.

This isn’t scientific. Let me state that right from the start.

But . . . This test has worked for me during my 20 years of managing large teams in corporate settings.

First, enjoy your Memorial Day weekend. Relax. Have fun. Spend it with people you love.

When you get to work on Tuesday, get there early and observe your […]