Board-level resumes: how they are different

If you are serious about landing an independent board seat with S&P and the Fortune 500s, and other major companies, you will need to change focus from internal operational challenges to external corporate outcomes. The ultimate question focuses on the impact you have you made in your business, your industry, and the marketplace. How have […]

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How savvy executives get coached—for free!

This weekend I was honored to be a volunteer at the annual “Discoverabilities” conference created for and in service to adults with intellectual disabilities in my city. I was deeply humbled by the networking, camaraderie and compassion that these adults shared with one another. This wonderful event reminded me of one of my absolute favorite […]

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How smart executives use LinkedIn

Business owners, corporate recruiters and corporate executives around the globe are harnessing the power of LinkedIn to grow their businesses. I read an article a few days ago that referred to LinkedIn as a Rolodex of 400 million people. No kidding! The benefit of LinkedIn is that it can serve multiple purposes and reach multiple […]

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I’ve been terminated. What do I say?

Fired. Laid off. Let go. Downsized. Right-sized. These are all euphemisms for unemployment. No matter what you call it, it means you’re out of a job. My clients have worked for the same company or industry for decades. It’s a shock to be terminated, especially when you didn’t see it coming, and to not be […]

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