Monthly Archives: June 2010

Interview Questions You Don’t Want To Get–Glassdoor.com

I have recommended a few clients look at the website Glassdoor. It is a website that allows users to post information about certain companies. I guess you could view it as a sort of Wikipedia for companies. Visitors can either … Continue reading

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Future Of Mobile Social Networking? As Goes Facebook, Goes…?

A recent article on the VentureBeat website may give us a little insight. Facebook recently lured Erick Tseng away from Google. Erick oversaw the development of Google Android Nexus One. Now he is Facebook’s head of mobile products. The article has an interesting take on where Facebook Mobile may be heading in the future. Continue reading

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Company Culture Presentation By Netflix CEO Reed Hastings

I’ve seen this presentation before on Slideshare, but it just occurred to me to post it now. For all of you entrepreneurs out there, this may be very insightful. For all you people looking for a new job, it might … Continue reading

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What Is The Hiring Manager Thinking? Part 4: Ask Questions

Part 4 of What Is The Hiring Manager Thinking? relates to the job interview. Every interviewer has a slightly different style, but usually the interviewer will try to save a few minutes at the end of the interview for questions … Continue reading

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What Is The Hiring Manager Thinking? Part 3–Pay Attention To The Details

So this topic seems fairly obvious, but I cannot stress it enough. The second bullet point on US News’ article 21 Things Hiring Managers Wish You Knew addresses the need for each applicant to “dot the I’s and cross the … Continue reading

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What Is the Hiring Manager Thinking–Part 2, Be Honest!

As the first installment of this 22 part series, I will focus on the first point on the list of 21 Things The Hiring Manager Wish You Knew–Be Honest. Applicants are dishonest during the job application process–it is an unfortunate … Continue reading

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Who Is Most At-Risk of Identity Theft On The Internet? Part 1

Identity theft is a serious problem for thousands of Americans, and result in billions of losses for these people. Criminals that discover “cyber crime” have become very savvy in finding personal information about you via various methods to fill their … Continue reading

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What Is The Hiring Manager Thinking? Part 1

I read a recent article on US News’ career section of their website entitled 21 Things Hiring Managers Wish You Knew. As I often work with clients, both students and seasoned professionals, a large number of questions ask relate to … Continue reading

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VentureBeat/GreenBeat: Follow The Money

I put this link in my laundry list of cleantech websites that I have found for those that are interested in pursuing a career in clean technology. For students starting to think about how they might apply themselves in this … Continue reading

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Homemade Online Video As Personal Branding?

According to a recent Pew Research article, online video viewing is growing in across all demographics. This trend is especially pronounced with the Millenial Generation, ages 18-29. With the penetration of high speed internet connections nationwide, viewing video content is … Continue reading

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