Category Archives: Hiring Practices and Jobs

The Greatest Explosion Can Only Occur When Opportunity Meets Preparedness

Copyright © 2008 Ed Bagley There is probably not a day in America when at least a million employees wonder “When am I going to get promoted?” or “I am so upset that they promoted him and not me?” On … Continue reading

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Female Executives Who Are Too Bold and Too Aggresive Do Not Rise as Fast

Copyright © 2008 Ed Bagley Female executives who are bold and aggressive do not rise up the corporate ladder as quickly as you may think. Bold and aggressive traits do not naturally match well with intelligence and savvy. Given the … Continue reading

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What Is the Most Critical Career Choice Graduating Students Make?

Copyright © 2008 Ed Bagley Imagine my surprise Wednesday (3-5-08) when I discovered that Warren Buffett, who has played second fiddle to Bill Gates as the world’s richest man for several years, is now the wealthiest billionaire in the world … Continue reading

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What Warren Buffett Thinks Is Important When Hiring Staff for Berkshire Hathaway

Copyright © 2008 Ed Bagley The wealthiest person in the world is not only the world’s greatest investor, he also has some exacting standards when hiring his staff for jobs at Berkshire Hathaway. Warren Buffett, who for years played second … Continue reading

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