Recovering from a bad interview

July 16, 2017
PR Trends

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] CareerBuilder.com’s Sarah Sipek writes in detail about interview follow-ups.  Look for the entire article online or visit the Courier-Post Sunday, July 9 edition, page 16 C. In addition, http://larrylitwin.com/handouts.html contains many “handouts” on resumes and interview techniques. Here are Sipek’s key points: Send a thank-you note Ask for a second chance Don’t grovel Reflect Conduct mock interviews (practice practice practice [To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com]   [ cialis angioplasty | which is better …Read the Rest

Henry Clay Eulogy

July 9, 2017
General

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Read by Larry Litwin on behalf of the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association at Henry Clay’s funeral on …Read the Rest

Firework safety tips

July 2, 2017
General

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] Do not allow children to light fireworks, even sparklers, without parental supervision. Do not allow young children …Read the Rest

Personal Finance — Some tips to help

June 25, 2017
General

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] (From USA Today on Sunday, June 25, 2017) From Robert Powell who suggests, “If you have to go it …Read the Rest

6 Tips to help you get promoted

June 18, 2017
PR Trends

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] From: Dale Carnegie Training Newsletter By Anita Zinsmeister, PresidentDale Carnegie® Training of Central & Southern New Jersey  Word count …Read the Rest

Why it is crucial to use key words (keywords) in your resume

June 11, 2017
Resumes

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] (From CareerBuilder’s Deanna Hartley in the May 12, 2017 Courier-Post.) Research and identify keywords to highlight Master …Read the Rest

Positive trend for small businesses

June 4, 2017
General

[To comment: larry@larrylitwin.com] (From USA Today and 2017 American Express OPEN Small Business Monitor survey of 700 USA small-business owners. …Read the Rest

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 …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