Archive of: Advice

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Life isn't fair, but common sense wouldn't hurt December 14 2012

Life isn't fair, but common sense wouldn't hurt

The philosophy that the government should redistribute wealth is as flawed as the belief in trickle-down

A real Christmas present: employment December 14 2012

A real Christmas present: employment

Hiring someone who’s been out of work for a while is the best gift you can give

The growing independent worker phenomenon November 30 2012

The growing independent worker phenomenon

The trend toward project or portfolio work is increasing across the workforce

Getting off the data storage treadmill November 30 2012

Getting off the data storage treadmill

Disk drives are relatively cheap, but storage systems and networks are not

Why do we belong to the organizations we do? November 16 2012

Why do we belong to the organizations we do?

It doesn’t matter what we belong to - what matters is belonging to something

In Washington, small isn't beautiful November 16 2012

In Washington, small isn't beautiful

Despite candidates pledging their unwavering support for small businesses, once in office most policies are designed to enhance the profitability of big corporations

Yes, even the rich have worries November 16 2012

Yes, even the rich have worries

The reality is that, in times of booming growth or anemic progress, the well-off can feel unease, guilt and even distress

One more lesson from the 2012 Sox November 2 2012

One more lesson from the 2012 Sox

The team’s dysfunctional culture starts at the top

Addressing the human factors in public/private partnership November 2 2012

Addressing the human factors in public/private partnership

If employees and other stakeholders are not a priority, problems are guaranteed to arise

Overworked employees have a bottom-line cost November 2 2012

Overworked employees have a bottom-line cost

Your people may not die on the job as they burn out, but the mistakes they make in their fatigued state are costing far more than you might imagine