Archive | January, 2011

DOL Says Plan Prevent Protect, Attorneys Say Audit Audit Audit

DOL is heading your way with $25 Million for increased enforcement and they expect to generate—from your company and others—$7 Billion of additional revenue over the next 10 years. To avoid getting ensnared in this web of increased enforcement, say attorneys Veronica Gray & E. George Joseph is simple—audit, audit, audit. Gray and Joseph are […]

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How To Find a Job on Twitter

In the debut episode of “The Jim Stroud Show,” Jim gives jobhunting tips on how to find hidden jobs on Twitter. Will you do me a quick favor? Download the show notes Subscribe to The Jim Stroud Show on YouTube Tell somebody about my show! Finally, thank you for watching. (Smile) Leave me a comment […]

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If Surprises Are the New Normal, Then Resilience Is the New Skill

In yesterday’s blog, Harvard’s Rosabeth Kanter summarizes her five lessons from 2010 worth repeating, beginning with the recognition that surprise and change are the new normal.  That being so, then resilience for individuals is the new skill.  Simply put, resilience is the ability to bounce back successfully when facing stressful or even traumatic experiences. Experience suggests […]

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You’re Using Social Media Wrong

The way that you’re managing your presence online (or not managing it, heaven forbid!) is totally and utterly incorrect. You think I’m joking? Your blog? Bad, bad, bad. Your Twitter? Pathetic. Facebook? You’re doing what? And LinkedIn? Terrible. In fact, everything you’re doing isn’t any good. At least to someone. Look, I’m no dummy. I […]

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