Archive for January, 2012

Super Bowl Sunday, Rebrand Monday

mike A heaping bowl of tortilla chips, a large vat of chile con queso, pizza, hot wings and all sorts of desserts: it must be Super Bowl time.
The big game is a great time to meet with friends and family in a kicked back, relaxed atmosphere to stuff you face, share a laugh and watch two teams try to smash each other to death on a patch of green. Continue reading ‘Super Bowl Sunday, Rebrand Monday’

S.M.A.R.T. Resolutions

In order to actually realize our New Year’s Resolutions, we have to commit to them. In the past, I’ve written some down, put them on the fridge then promptly forgot about them, even though they were right there in front of me each time I reached inside for ice cream. The key to success is commitment, Continue reading ‘S.M.A.R.T. Resolutions’

Attention, All Employers

Get Ready and Set To Post a New Required Notice for Your Employees. It’s official – the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has issued a mandate that all covered employers must post a new Notice of Employee Rights for their employees, no later than January 31, 2012, notifying them of their rights to unionize. Continue reading ‘Attention, All Employers’

New Year’s Resolution Week 2: Get a Job

mike You’ve spent a week getting psyched up to get out there and find that new job.  You’ve probably shopped the online job boards, some big local companies, and maybe even the newspaper.  So the question is, “Are you doing enough?”  Unfortunately, the answer will always be “No,” at least until you land that job.  So what can you do now to keep this New Year’s resolution? Continue reading ‘New Year’s Resolution Week 2: Get a Job’

So You Wanna be a Space Cowboy?

Greetings fellow space travelers. When the news hit that NASA was shutting down the 30-year-old shuttle program back in July, quivers were sent across the American spine. No more Mr. Spocks, Captain Kirks, Lt. Uhuras and forget about the Klingons. They simply docked and disengaged. Is that so? Perk up your Vulcan ears, because it’s not over until it’s over. Continue reading ‘So You Wanna be a Space Cowboy?’