What Book Has Influenced Your Career?

There’s a LinkedIn discussion going on right now in one of my groups about the books that have made you the person you are today. While I knew many people would cite inspiration texts, philosophers, and business gurus, I had to stop and think whether there...

Sometimes You Need a Blowtorch

A friend remarked the other day that my last employer did me a huge favor by throwing me out the door. Otherwise, she said, it might have taken me a long time to find my passion. She’s right. That one post-graduate-school job wasn’t fun. It wasn’t...