Alan Arthur needed a job. The owners of the Stadium Club needed someone to take over their kitchen. But both sides wanted a bigger commitment than employer and employee.
Last summer, a team of graduate students from Harvard University rolled into White Sulphur Springs to lend a hand to one of the central Montana town’s best known businesses, Red Ants Pants.
During Easter time, I sent my sister a bouquet of flowers. I was a house guest at that time and thought that a floral arrangement would be a great hostess gift. In fact, when I arrived, she commented that she had received not one, but two arrangements of flowers. Why did I send two?
Approximately 1.8 million travelers go through our nation’s airports every day. Most business travelers think they travel well, but that’s not always the case. They usually don’t think about safety because nothing has happened to them or whatever steps they take to guard their safety can be a minor inconvenience.
A job description is often developed only when a position is open for hire, and as soon as the position is filled the job description is discarded.
It never ceases to amaze me how many people still ask, “What's the best way to close a sale?”