Change Management: Aura+Attitude+Angle

Let’s consider the proactive response in terms of job seekers needing new ways to accomplish greater things. Rather than suffer the impact of interview rejects or having no call-backs, persons between jobs need to consider the cause and effect of behaviors and attitudes they bring to the hiring process.

Is Conan O’Brien the New Permanent Temporary Worker?

NBC’s decision to juggle its late-night schedule has caused quite a stir. Regardless of which star’s side you might take, one thing is clear. Employment, even for major network superstars, is temporary at best. Conan’s gig only lasted 7 months.

Job Search Rollercoasters

People between jobs face a daily rollercoaster of emotion, energy, and challenge. So how do you find balance in the ups and downs? Here are a few tips.

Life’s Little Things

Chances are you’ve been bitten by a mosquito, an ant, a gnat, a bee or a wasp, but have you ever been bitten by a lion or an elephant? Not too likely.

The point is that it’s usually the little things in life that get under our skin and upset our apple cart more often than the biggies.

Are There Enough Buses?

John Collins in his highly acclaimed “Good to Great” writes about “getting the right people on the bus”. My question is “will there be enough buses”?

Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

We’ve all heard various ideas about managing our lives. When you break it all down, things can get lumped into these three categories. Yesterday is long gone. There are only three things we can do about yesterday. First, learn the lessons whether good or bad. Take an HONEST assessment of […]

JMS Agenda for 2010

JMS is dedicated to helping people find jobs. From entry-level to senior executive, we provide wide variety of job search programs and services.

Happy 2010

The first decade of the 21st  century is behind us. Whew. I don’t know about you, but this has been a wild ride for lots of reasons. When I was growing up, a wise man once told me “you need to learn from all your experiences; good or bad”. What […]

LinkedIn Has Changed – Are You Up To Speed?

The LinkedIn system has changed. There are new ways to use the database and the networking tools. Join other professionals for an informative and practical half-day, hands-on workshop to learn more about LinkedIn. ‘Click here for more info’

Rip This Page from Mike Leach’s Book

The media may turn Mike Leach into the latest poster child for alleged on-the-job behavioral defects, but do not be fooled to think he is alone. There is an old adage among HR professionals that says “You are hired on skills, but fired on behavior.” Maybe we all need to revisit this idea.