Often in business storytelling, we focus on the ability of stories to evoke empathy, convey information, and cement that information in the memory with the cortisol of tension and the oxytocin of a pleasant resolution. These all have value, but they fall short of harnessing the full power of storytelling for business. I think we […]
In honor of Labor Day, I’m sharing a strategy that can be used by blue collar workers and C-level executives alike. When there’s something in your history that’s getting in the way of your job search, use my “inoculate and flip” strategy to make it work to your advantage. Happy Labor Day!
There’s no question that privilege exists on a continuum. Your race, gender, and socioeconomic background greatly contribute to your career successes and challenges. Regina Hartley is an HR professional who recognizes the advantages of hiring people who’ve overcome adversity–and have the non-traditional career history to prove it. As a truck driver turned business woman, her […]