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Entries for August, 2014

Taney Dragons named Sports Writers’ “Team of the Year”

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com] Add another major award to Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons, United States Runners-Up in the 2014 Little League World Series.              The Dragons have been named “Team of the Year” by the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association (PSWA). Manager Alex Rice, his coaching staff and […]

New important resume information

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com] Debra Auerback of CareerBuilder dot com has come up with  words to avoid when crafting your resume. She attributes her comments to Jamie Belinne, assitant dean for career services at the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston’s Rockwell Career Center, and others.  When you get […]

Tips to Succeed: Workplace relationships

[To comment: larry at larry litwin dot com] Here is Tip No. 89 from Larry Litwin’s The ABCs of Strategic Communication. Like The Public Relations Practitioner’s Playbook for (all) Strategic Communicators, The ABCs is used at two-dozen colleges and universities and has found itself on the desks of hundreds of professionals. It contains 7,000 definitions and nearly 300 proven successful […]

Tips to Succeed: A user-friendly website

[To comment: larry at larry Litwin dot com] Here is Tip No. 9 from Larry Litwin’s The ABCs of Strategic Communication. Like The Public Relations Practitioner’s Playbook for (all) Strategic Communicators, The ABCs is used at two-dozen colleges and universities and has found itself on the desks of hundreds of professionals. It contains 7,000 definitions and nearly 300 proven successful […]

Workplace productivity killers – but first…

[To comment: larry at larry Litwin dot com] This week’s blog is a potpourri. Watching last week’s baseball Hall of Fame ceremonies was inspirational. Here are just a couple of quotes. Tony LaRussa of the cardinals said he always preached, “team, tenacity and toughness.” The Braves’ Tom Glavine thanked his parents for “setting the example” […]