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Archive for the ‘On the Job’ Category

Same major less compensation for recent female grads

Feb 06, 2013 | 4

There are so many factors in the gender pay gap conversation that's been going on for eons. Is it real when we compare apples to apples and what can we do to right the apple cart if it is?

How to Downsize Yourself

Jan 17, 2013 |  

You have heard it before - if it sounds to good to be true it usually is. There's nothing like an honest day's work for an honest day's pay. Click to read more on why you should keep your nose to the grindstone not up in the clouds...

Challenges for Minorities in Healthcare

Jun 24, 2012 | 1

True Story: You went to college, studied hard, graduated, got your license - and the patient doesn't want you to treat him because of the color of your skin.

I need to interview for my own job – help!

Jun 08, 2012 |  

Imagine being faced with having to having to re-interview for your own job. That's exactly the scenario laid out in my inbox this week. Keep calm and read on to see how to turn what could be a nauseating event into a a great opportunity...

A Conversation on Religion in the Workplace

Apr 07, 2012 |  

Ever wonder if putting CCD Instructor on your résumé is a good idea or not? NEPA Freethought Society runs a podcast series and invited me to talk about religion in the workplace...

The result of a culture of ethical leadership – The Hotel Hershey

Mar 26, 2012 |  

All too often employees fail to impress and make an experience memorable in a less than stellar way. This is what happens when they make the experience so good you have to wonder why - and then you figure it out...

A tale about social media, drinking pics and workers comp

Feb 04, 2012 | 2

By now it seems the word has gotten through to most job seekers that uploading photos to the Internet that could potentially call into question their character by prospective employers isn't a good idea. Next goal to tackle this Super Bowl weekend - workers compensation claimants.

The Annual Performance Review and You

Jan 14, 2012 | 4

Managers sit on the painful tip of the double edged sword of having to do reviews on others and being reviewed themselves. It’s fair to say they take it in one end and give it out the other.

Don’t Try to Fool Yourself

Jan 03, 2012 | 3

We are not defined by our job title or employer. Employment is hokey concept designed by the greedy haves to have more.

Lessons learned on the way out

Aug 19, 2011 | 16

Lessons I have learned 3 days into a 17 day exit strategy from a position I am deeply entrenched in. Short intro I know, but then I don't have a lot of time left....