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‘I think it’s very important to look at the number of job openings,’ Julia Pollak, chief economist at ZipRecruiter, told CNBC. ‘The question is how steeply they will fall, how sharply they will fall, if they go back to 7 million [job openings], the level...

[buzzsprout episode='11347293' player='true'] Key topics: ✔️ ICYMI news, 9/19 - 9/23. ✔️ It's funny that these cities are telling people to have bug out bags but then at the same time acting like "nothing to see here, no big deal, no need to worry." What?! ✔️ It's also funny...

Photo by engin akyurt on Unsplash In Saturday Broadcast 6, which I published on July 9th, I talked about the good old-fashioned PIP: "You ever heard of the PIP - the performance improvement plan? A lot of times that comes out when somebody either legitimately is not...

[buzzsprout episode='11295632' player='true'] In my 🔮 Prediction Alert: We Will See More Rip-Off Artists episode from September 8th, I talked about: "Jean Anouilh said, 'What you get free costs too much.' Touché. Sometimes what you give for free also costs too much." In this episode, I will pull the curtain...

[buzzsprout episode='11354166' player='true'] Another prediction vindicated. Sadly. I have been warning you for months on my blog and on this podcast (as well as anywhere else that will listen) that, IMO, the labor market is being used as a straw man. Looky over here at this hawt job market! Why, we couldn't...

[buzzsprout episode='11295165' player='true'] Do Gooder Fatigue? 😆 Key topics: ✔️ How many managers have you had that you felt were a true breath of fresh air and a bright spot in your day? ✔️ If you made a job change during The Great Resignation was it more about money...

Quitting doesn't always mean that you give up on a goal forever. Sometimes it can mean that you sit on the sidelines temporarily and wait for more favorable conditions to emerge. [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UHTzoWJCCw[/embedyt]   Links: https://www.buzzsprout.com/1125110/10349441 https://www.buzzsprout.com/1125110/10649858 https://www.inc.com/david-finkel/seth-godin-says-to-be-successful-you-should-quit-heres-why.html   Video created by Pictory. All images are provided and licensed with paid subscription....

Photo by Jornada Produtora on Unsplash "Chief executives are leaving in record numbers this year, with more than 1,332 stepping aside in the period from January through the end of October, according to new data released on Wednesday. While it's not unusual to see CEOs fleeing...

This is one reason why I think it’s important to ignore what the fat cats say. Usually, it’s either hot air or intentional misinformation, IMO. Watch what they do. If they are patting you on the head and saying, “Now, now. Everything’s gonna be just fine” as...

[buzzsprout episode='11305995' player='true'] Key topics: ✔️ ICYMI news, 9/12 - 9/16. ✔️ Corporate America is rapidly transitioning from the carrot to the stick. No more free coffee or niceties. Git'cher butt back in that cube! ✔️ Is a white collar recession coming? *Looks around*  Is it not already here? ✔️...