By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future Whenever you change jobs (up,over or out) you must first understand how to succeed in your new position. The questions that will help you are called “Parachute Questions”, as you are parachutting into a new situation. You need specific answers in order to perform at your highest level. These 25 questions … Continue reading the story "PARACHUTE QUESTIONS AS YOU ENTER A NEW ORGANIZATION"
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By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future The simplest definition of an organizational sweet spot is that it’s the kind of place in which you’re the most comfortable and have the highest probability of success. That could mean a lot of different variables along a number of decision points. For instance: Size: Are you better suited in a large … Continue reading the story "WHAT’S YOUR ORGANIZATIONAL SWEET SPOT?"
By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future Are you unhappy with your career? If yes, is it the job itself or something else? No one can answer that question for you, however these insights may be helpful:
- If you had a more effective boss, with you doing similar work, would that help?
- If you were with a new company, doing … Continue reading the story "WHEN TO CHANGE YOUR CAREER FOR A NEW ONE?"
By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future No one can design your Career Map for you. In fact no one, including yourself, can foresee the ultimate direction your career will take. What is a Career Map? It’s a continuing review of where you think you want to go with your career against the steps you believe are necessary … Continue reading the story "WITHOUT A MAP, ANY ROAD WILL GET YOU SOMEWHERE"
By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future I DIDN’T KNOW THAT!
- 58% of hiring companies check social networking sites to research job candidates. Of those candidates researched, 33% were not hired based on the information found! Reformat your social networking information so your not eliminated before you … Continue reading the story "WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW CAN HURT YOU!!"