Job Forecast 2015: Boring but Good

    THE GOOD NEWS: Jobs with more money and more career growth opportunities in most industries are coming back for those fortunate enough to live in the U.S this year. My recommendations for U.S. job market participants are: *  AVOID THE MINING SECTOR, including heavy equipment and related suppliers, as China’s controlled growth slowdown will be impacting […]

Career Growth

February 18, 2015

Be Careful Who You Marry

  What is a career strategist doing giving marriage advice? Unfortunately, who you marry is a key ingredient as to how well you are likely to meet your career expectations, especially if you’re a woman. Yes, this advice has been heard for a while, from your parents; from Dr. Neal Clark Warren, the founder of […]

Financial Smarts

February 27, 2015

Fiddling for Funds or Fun?

Old Italian violins have their own mystique: Their investment value seems phenomenal. The life stories of their owners are captivating. Their sound is revered and can’t be equaled by most new violins. VIOLINS AS INVESTMENTS    In 2012 a violin called the Vieuxtemps that was made by the 18th century Italian Giuseppe Guarneri del Gesu went […]

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