You have to have confidence in your people

When you are in charge of people, whether as a leader or as a manager there are times that you will need to show confidence in them and their abilities. Even if your people do not have confidence in themselves and their abilities, you must show them that you have confidence in them.

I once had to do this during my time in the Army. . . .

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December 08, 2015


No Search No Apply for Your Next Opportunity

MyUnfold, along with all of our fans and supporters, is going to change the way everyone conducts the job search. Everyone knows the job search process is need of a change – or a more accurate description is that the job search process sucks for all involved. This is about to be the year 2016 and everyone is still using 1980s tech and even . . .

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December 02, 2015

What People Think Success Looks Like

What Success Actually Looks Like

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November 20, 2015

14 Things to do to be a Success in 2016

As we prepare to end the year, it is never too early to start planning our success for the next year. Below are 14 things you can do to ensure your success in 2016.

Anticipate your department’s needs:

Being a reliable source for your supervisor and seeing opportunities for your department to improve are great ways to be . . .

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November 18, 2015


Spring 2013 Edition of the 1775. The Journal of the Adjutant General’s Corps Regimental Association

The following is an article I wrote that was published in the Spring 2013 Edition of the 1775. The Journal of the Adjutant General's Corps Regimental Association. The Adjutant General's Corps Regimental Associaton (AGCRA) is the U.S. Army equilavent of SHRM. I am posting this article on my blog in an attempt to show everyone who does . . .

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November 15, 2015

My Transition From the Army (Part VIII)


For the final part of my transition blog I will cover some misc items.

One item I did that I believe assisted me was that I came up with a portfolio for my job search. The portfolio had products I had produced during my time in the Army and how those products increased operational capacity. I also included information on the . . .

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November 05, 2015

My Transition From the Army (Part VII)

How I Received a Yes

As I related a couple of blogs ago, one of the things I did was to do my best to obtain as many LinkedIn connections as possible to assist me with my transition. I knew I wanted to concentrate my job search on the Seattle, Dallas, Austin and San Antonio areas. So I reached out to all my LinkedIn connections who lived in these areas and had . . .

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November 03, 2015


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