The basic resume should probably die a slow, painful death

Basic Resume

Sigh. Continue Reading


Get better at recruiting passive candidates

Passive candidates

Please don’t talk to me about employer branding. Continue Reading


Career goals and the role of a boss

Career Goals

This is predominantly a time management issue. Continue Reading


Can we end the job-hopping stigma?

Let's end the job hopping stigma

Human Resources has been chasing ‘the seat at the table’ for probably three generations now, but many organizations still treat it as a compliance function and many outright ignore it. From a senior management standpoint, the reasoning is simple: HR doesn’t generate… Continue Reading

Laszlo Bock and Google’s resume advice is good, but it isn’t the be-all and the end-all

This article from Thomas Friedman that ran in Sunday’s New York Times — “How To Get A Job At Google, Part 2” — has drawn a bunch of attention (if you’re curious, Part 1 of the same article is here). Part 2… Continue Reading