“There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.” - Dale Carnegie
Have you ever had a friend or acquaintance who had an idea much different than your own? Can you imagine this person insulting you in front of others because your opinion...
How To Write The Perfect Cover Letter
DO NOT DESTROY YOUR CHANCES
What are cover letters supposed to say, anyway? The following is how I pretty much see standard cover letters:
“I’m so and so and I have this much experience and I think you should hire me because I can do x,y, and z. Please contact me if you feel like it. “
I can’t tell you how people - even with stellar resumes -...
Lesile Juvin-Acker Shares 19 Reasons You Failed That Job Interview
1. Poor personal appearance
Take a good look in the mirror. Do your clothes need tailoring and ironing? Do you have poor hygiene, yellow teeth, or smell funny? Ask someone who can give you objective observations about your personal appearance. Correct them immediately. Attention to yourself displays that you will give proper attention to your job.
2. Overly aggressive
Don’t try to bully someone into hiring...
Our egos are the part of ourselves that distinguishes our individual selves as different and separate from the outside world. As a function of our being-ness on earth, it reminds us of our separateness as people and, at the same time, our unity as human beings.
From time to time, our egos and this sense of separateness can get the best of us and an unhealthy ego and rear its ugly head. When...