A successful leader has many traits, but which one is most important? According to Warren Buffet, without integrity, the other traits mean squat! Ok, that may be an exaggeration, but it is necessary for success. If you wear a mask with the people you lead, if you are not genuine, eventually your true self with … Continue reading Integrity In Leadership Is A Must!
Our economy today has more jobs to fill than talent to fill them. That is why many companies are becoming more lenient with their drug screens and background checks. Just a few years ago, certain offenses or failing a screening for some drugs would be an automatic fail. Today, employers are so desperate they are … Continue reading Now Hiring May Not Mean Drug Screens And Background Checks
In true David vs Goliath form, Olaplex took on L'Oreal in court over a patent dispute. Spoiler: David (Olaplex) won! It is not uncommon to hear stories of big business smashing small companies by stealing ideas. Court is almost always futile because they have a lot more money than your average bootstrapping, garage inventor. That … Continue reading The Patent Battle Gone Right: The Little Guy vs L’Oreal
It seems like fast food is getting faster lately. From delivery services to traditional food delivery, everyone is getting on the restaurant to your door food train. Albeit it is a limited release, even Krispy Kreme is starting their cars to bring you fresh donuts without leaving home. The option to order online and have … Continue reading From Fryer To Door: Krispy Kreme Donut Delivery
If you want a good paying job for one day, Farmer Boys could really use someone to test bacon at their restaurant. They are paying $1,000. The Cali-based burger chain is obviously just using a marketing ploy to get noticed. Hint: It worked. They are accepting applicants via social media. All you have to do … Continue reading Intern Wanted: Bacon Tester?
If you have what employees want, they will want to work for you. According to Bill Gates, they want flex schedules! As a matter of fact, that is quite true. Flex scheduling makes an employer more attractive. Not everyone lives a 9 to 5 life, me included. People are more likely to stay where they … Continue reading Attract The Best Talent With Flex Schedules
Whether you saw them mentioned on social media or in the news, bulletproof backpacks are selling faster than anticipated. The truth is, mass shootings are in the news everywhere. The Walmart shootings may be most recent, but school shootings are also much too common. Parents want to protect their children. Businesses are stepping up to … Continue reading The Back-To-School Trend Most Did Not See Coming: Bulletproof Backpacks