Remote workers’ fear — “love”

May 28, 2017
General

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Psychologist Maxine Schnall once said, “Never love anything that can’t love you back.” Thus, one in six people have had a harder time “breaking up” with their car than ending their first relationship (CarMax survey of 3,044 drivers 18 and older) from USA Today – Michael B. Smith and Paul Trap. – 0 – Sixty-two percent of remote workers fear that other employees do not think they …Read the Rest

Looking for a job? Stay positive and productive

May 21, 2017
Resumes

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] From Monster.com’s Lily Martis comes this: Whether you left a job because you hated it or you …Read the Rest

‘Soft Skills’ can set YOU apart

May 14, 2017
PR Trends

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] As Sarah Sipek of “CareerBuilder” writes in the Courier-Post, technical or hard skills are essential qualifications for a …Read the Rest

Finance by the numbers…

May 7, 2017
General

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Reasons people age 50 and older give adult children money — according to Robert Powell, USA Today Don’t …Read the Rest

Stunt Food — The Unicorn Frappuccino is cool … for now

April 23, 2017
Strategic Communication

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] From USA Today comes this fascinating definition: (Check out the full story: https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2017/04/21/unicorn-frappuccino-cool-now/100694696/ By Zlati Meyer , USA …Read the Rest

Turn social situations into networking

April 16, 2017
PR Trends

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] From CareerBuilder.com comes this advice thanks to Deanna Hartley (Courier-Post Feb. 12, 2017) Start with these tips to turn any …Read the Rest

Media jobs — They are shifting

April 9, 2017
Journalism

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] From the Associated Press (AP) on April 3, 2017 comes this story: Washington: More than half of the …Read the Rest

AP Stylebook Updates: Singular ‘They’ Now Acceptable

April 2, 2017
Journalism

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] This blog comes from one of my all-time favorites, Grammar Girl: Although the new print edition won’t be …Read the Rest

Do You Have What It Takes To Be a Public Relations Professional?

March 26, 2017
PR Trends

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com]   A couple of years back, one of my Wilmington University students interviewed me for her Mass …Read the Rest

Amazon Marketing — and Litwin is included.

March 19, 2017
Journalism

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Amazon has stepped up its marketing and has invited me to participate. Check out all of M. …Read the Rest

From a frustrated (former) broadcast journalist

March 12, 2017
Journalism

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Two questions I have because I’ve yet to hear a journalist (on- or off-the-record) ask Sean Spicer …Read the Rest