Blog Posts

A Few Words of Encouragement to Engineering Students

Even though software engineers seem to be in demand these days, I see a lot of young folks struggling with the path to get there. Some are having academic trouble in school. Some are at a loss for direction. Some have the fresh degree but have no idea how to […]

Run Your Own Race

High School was a long time ago for me. It wasn’t a particularly bad time for me, nor was it anything close to the highlight of my life. I don’t have “moments of glory” from my high school days to reflect back at. It was, however, a time and place […]

30 Minute Job Interview Seminar, Part 1

I’ve been interviewing potential hires for close to twenty years now and a number of years back, I had a long unemployment stint myself. I think it’s fair to say that I have quite a bit of interview experience on both sides of the table. I’ve been recruiting a few […]

One way social media marketing

Social media marketing is all about engagement and two-way conversations. Or is it? With a great product or service and a vocal customer base, companies utilizing social media can run very successful campaigns with small capital expenditure. But, what do you do if you don’t have all of the pieces […]

DIY PR

I wrote this a number of years ago and ran across it recently. Even though it’s from 2007, it’s still very relevant. Jumping back to 2014; people might say that PR is dead and has been replaced by social media. Not true. Social media is a very powerful vehicle with […]