What Verizon’s $4.6B Hit Teaches Us

What Verizon’s $4.6B Hit Teaches Us

Verizon, parent company of Oath, announced that 10,400 employees are accepting a separation package at a total cost of over $1B. They will write-down the value of Oath by $4.6B as part of a re-organization. Using fluent, but vacuous, business-speak, the Verizon chief...
What Terry Gross Knows About Interviewing

What Terry Gross Knows About Interviewing

Nearly every person who conducts interviews for hiring, focuses on the wrong thing. What is that? The questions they will ask. This puts the focus on precisely the wrong person, the interviewer. It often leads to a mechanical interview, distracts the interviewer, and...
Grateful for Opportunity

Grateful for Opportunity

The notion of gratitude is prominent at this time of year, especially in the United States where the Thanksgiving holiday is a widely celebrated secular holiday. It is a favorite of mine and I know many of you gathered with family and friends yesterday to eat, watch...
Mindset Is More Important Than Knowledge

Mindset Is More Important Than Knowledge

Do you believe that people can achieve whatever they set their minds to? Do you believe that if you work hard, you will be rewarded? Do you believe that where there is a will, there is a way? Your answers to these questions reveal a mindset. Mindset is a set of...