WHEN TO CHANGE YOUR CAREER FOR A NEW ONE?

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… Continue reading WHEN TO CHANGE YOUR CAREER FOR A NEW ONE?

WHEN DO YOU KNOW IT’S TIME TO LOOK FOR A NEW JOB? HERE’S AN APPROACH

By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future My personal formula for deciding when to seek another job has served me well.  It took me about 7 years to understand and articulate my career drivers.  They may serve others as well.  Here’s a start. First, create three separate scales from 0 to 100.  Designate cut… Continue reading WHEN DO YOU KNOW IT’S TIME TO LOOK FOR A NEW JOB? HERE’S AN APPROACH

CONSIDERING A BUSINESS EXPANSION OR MERGER?

By Bill Kaufmann, President, My Greener Future If you’re considering an expansion or merger, sit down, take a few deep breadths and read this article.  You may thank me later to either move ahead, or not.  These are some of the things to think about. WHY DO IT? Make sure your rationale is clear, objective,… Continue reading CONSIDERING A BUSINESS EXPANSION OR MERGER?

WHAT TO EXPECT DURING “RIGHTSIZING”?

By Bill Kaufmann, President, My Greener Future A business owner or manager needs to understand the steps and implications when “Rightsizing”.  They’ll need to design and implement a smooth and successful transition not only for the business, but also for their employees.  Here are insights into the stages of transition for employee’s, both as a… Continue reading WHAT TO EXPECT DURING “RIGHTSIZING”?

GETTING HIRED – YOUR SECRET WEAPON: THE “MINI-PITCH”

YOUR SECRET WEAPON: THE “MINI-PITCH” Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future What is a mini-pitch?   Mini-pitch – A well-practiced articulate and impressive response of 20 to 30 seconds to questions that you know will be asked of you in an interview. OK, let’s start at the beginning.  How do you know the questions that… Continue reading GETTING HIRED – YOUR SECRET WEAPON: THE “MINI-PITCH”