Recruitment v Seduction

A professional recruiter who I have advised -- real pro -- put up an article on Twitter that caught my interest. It discusses the essence of recruitment failures and why they happen. It takes a long time to get to the nub of things, but it is filled with wisdom. I had also been building a file … Continue reading

The Condors In My Gut

Bit of warm weather in the ATX which makes me get out and do my outside chores first thing before the sun sets things ablaze. Going to be 103F today, but I don't believe it. Get a call from a CEO, who says, "I have this burning in my gut all the time. Butterflies and napalm." Nice … Continue reading

CEO Shoptalk — Knowing WHY

Long time ago, I got a call from a CEO, says, "Wow, that worked like a champ. Thanks." I had no idea what he was talking about, so we chatted. Apparently, he had had a problem and I had told him to look at something on The Musings of the Big Red Car website, he did, he applied it, and it worked. … Continue reading