Tag: karma

Bad business karma is a bitch - here's why

Lying, cheating and backstabbing are really crummy things that happen every day in the business world.   This behavior is destructive and costly.  And it’s rampant.  People think they can get away with deception and they can for a while.  However, there’s this little thing called “karma” that kicks in and changes the game.  Karma says... Read more »

The Word Formerly Known as "Sequester"

We have recently been introduced to a powerful and ubiquitous new word.  It’s been bandied around for weeks.  Online headlines and blogs are have been overrun with it.  And now, we’re all about the suffer shock from it….the word of course is:  se·ques·ter /səˈkwestər/ Verb Isolate or hide away (someone or something): “the artist sequestered... Read more »

How Ready Are You To Be Fired or Laid Off? Four Ways To Increase Your Career Options

As many of you know, one of my claims to fame is that I’ve been laid off/ fired four times. In the “olden” days, this fact wasn’t something I’d flaunt. However, I decided several years ago to make it work for me because times have changed. Being unemployed from time to time has taught me... Read more »

5 Ways You Can Easily Help Someone in a Job Search Keep Their Sanity

Statistics show (hate ‘em) that you will be in a job search at least once in the next five years.  So, I recommend that you start paying forward now so all that good karma will be waiting for you when you need it.  If you don’t believe in karma, do this anyway because you’ll need... Read more »