Archives for January 2015

The Survival of The “Greatest Weakness” Question

Answering the TRICK Job Question is No Career Treat       Job interviews can be dicey. What to say? How to answer? When to ask questions? What questions to ask? But the most discomfort appears when the interviewer asks the trickiest of trick questions: What is your greatest weakness? Interviewed by a reporter for […]

“Watercooler” Conversation Is NOT Chit Chat

Small Talk Counts      Reading business magazines, social research and trade journals gives clarity to many issues. One fairly recent finding may have surprised a few efficiency experts, but not smart and savvy executives. According to an article in Psychology Today on The Watercooler Effect,  cohesion contributes to both productivity and job satisfaction. It reflects […]