Archive | October, 2014

The Value of Education + Where To Get Some (Free!)

Recently, I came across an interesting article on Glassdoor.com that talks about the current (and potentially changing) value of education in the workplace.  The conclusions reached in this article not only resonate strongly with my own observations about how employers view formal education these days, but also hold profound implications for many people in the […]

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Job Seekers: Time to Rediscover the Library?

I’ll confess, I’ve always had a soft spot for libraries. Whether it’s the quiet ambiance, the invaluable amounts of history they preserve, or the addictive chemicals I suspect might be present in book-binding glue, I’ve always enjoyed spending large chunks of quality time “among the stacks” throughout my life. Honestly, though, I haven’t physically visited […]

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