Visible Listening Will Drive Your Team’s Greatness

by Richard Bourgault – Power Connections Alumnus It has been my experience that the opportunity to be heard among your team members is a powerfully motivating force, and your ability and willingness to listen to them empowers them to contribute to the goals that are set for them. Being “visible” and heard gives employees strength […]

You CAN land a job during the holidays!

Never Fear. You absolutely can! Think there’s no one hiring before January? Think again! Do you feel like you’ve missed your window for finding a job now that we’re cruising into the holidays? Don’t. Companies hire right up until the end of the year. They really never stop. However, it’s tough being unemployed during the […]

Welcome to The Club!

Being axed places you in an esteemed club. If you have been through the experience of losing your job, then I want to welcome you to the Club.  The Club, you say?  What Club? Why, it’s the Club for the sacked, wacked, separated, terminated, eliminated, reduced, canned and fired!   And membership is free!  The only […]

The Outplacement Brand Challenge

Okay, here I go. I want to know something: why do companies use their current outplacement firms? If you have been using an outplacement firm, do you know what is special about it?  Is there anything compelling about their services?  Do you use them for any particular reason other than the price of their programs, […]