Entries by gsc

To relo or not relo..that is the question….

Location: What really matters to candidates? If you’re someone who spends a lot of time thinking about what job candidates might want, the following information might come as something of a surprise: most people don’t really consider work-related factors when deciding where they’re going to live. Among high-potential candidates, with 6-figure salaries, “distance from work” […]

US Manufacturing Growing Again…

U.S. manufacturing is the transformation of raw materials into new products. The process is mechanical, physical, or chemical. The raw materials include commodities or components. It is the second stage of the supply chain.   Manufacturing businesses include plants, factories, and mills. They make their products with power-driven machines and equipment. It also includes small and home-based businesses that make things […]

Unemployment Lowest in Almost 50 Years

The U.S. jobless rate dropped to 3.7 percent in September — the lowest since 1969, though the economy added a lower-than-expected 134,000 jobs, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said. The jobless rate fell from August’s 3.9 percent. Average earnings rose 8 cents, to $27.24 per hour last month. But wage growth slowed, with average hourly […]

A True Leader Must Admit When They Make a Mistake

Bob expected to get fired. His new boss Jim called Bob into his office, and asked to close the door. 2 days prior, Bob made a huge mistake and unplugged a wrong server from the network. A major outage resulted. Bob walked into Jim’s office fearing the worst. He started saying “It is my fault..” […]

Toxic People

Toxic people will do everything in their power to make it look like you are in the wrong every time. 1. Distance yourself from them 2. Don’t let them get to you 3. If your boss is one of them, answer the recruiter call Life is too short to deal with that kind of crap. […]

Good Employee Quits? Do These 8 Things…

Good employee quits. Do these 8 things 1. Wish them all the best 2. Offer to give them great recommendations 3. Tell them how valuable they have been to the team, and how much you appreciate them 4. Tell them you will be happy to hire them back should they want to 5. Ask them […]

More Women Return to the Workplace

The percentage of women participating in the U.S. labor force has been in decline for much of the past two decades. Even as participation soared in other developed economies, a lack of “good-paying, middle-skilled jobs,” together with limited or expensive child care, appeared to hold back American women. But a resurgent economy is helping to reverse […]

Habits of Happy People

Habits of happy people 1. Don’t show off 2. Talk less 3. Learn daily 4. Help less fortunate 5. Laugh daily 6. Ignore nonsense 7. No entitlement …By Warren Buffet