Starting a Job Search Over 50…or 60

women speaking to gray-haired man in gray suit.

In 2016, Millennials (18-35) officially outnumbered Baby Boomers (52-70). Baby Boomers are increasingly leaving the workforce, but not necessarily by choice. If you are searching for a new job over 50, you’re likely to run into people who will discourage you. How old is too old to be hired? Over the last month, I’ve had conversations with 5 different Baby Boomers who … Read more

Random Acts of Kindness…at work?

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. - Aesop.

We often think of random acts of kindness as something that we might practice with strangers (giving your first class airline seat to a soldier in uniform) or friends (sending flowers to a friend who’s struggling with something). Clients and co-workers are people too! Random acts of kindness at work will be appreciated by those in the business … Read more

Do Bullies Exist in Business?

Man yelling at another man

That’s a “yes”. There are countless news articles about the effects of bullying in schools and via social media (at it’s worst: suicide). Often, some adults and officials underestimate the impact of bullying, and unbelievably, even participate. What is wrong with society? I began to wonder if these bullies ever grow up, or if they just … Read more

How to Blog

hand-colored green outlined blog in a journal.

To blog or not to blog? Everyone and their brother (or sister) seems to have one. While some personal blogs might be appropriately characterized as vanity projects, a business blog is an important component of a company’s content strategy. Whether you are in the B2B or B2C world, a blog can be very beneficial to your business. You might … Read more