Month: April 2010

The Career Activist Republic

The Career Activist Republic The common understanding of talent limits it to exceptional people who engage in exceptional activities. According to this view, only a very few individuals have talent, and their talent is expressed in only the most rarified of fields and feats. People of talent are professional athletes, entertainers and artists. An opera

The Meek Lose Control

The Bible says the meek shall inherit the earth, and I certainly wouldn’t want to quarrel with that source. I would, however, respectfully offer a modern exception to the rule. The meek shall inherit the earth, but they will not control the workplace. American workers have learned that lesson the hard way. They did whatever

The New Rules of the Game

The New Rules of the Game Special Notice Are you struggling to find a new or better job? Do you sense that you’ve somehow become less competitive and that your career is slipping away? A lot of people feel that way … but you don’t need to. You can protect yourself and land the job