Monthly Archives: April 2013

Hiring the Right People

Written on April 25, 2013 at 1:47 am, by

I was struck by the research outlined in Jim Collins’s book “Good to Great”, published in 2001. I’ve always been fascinated by why some companies make it, why some don’t and why some make it big withstanding the test of time. I’ve always known the people make the place. Without employees there is no company.  Continue Reading »

Counter Offers

Written on April 5, 2013 at 8:10 am, by

Giving notice is never easy. Usually your employer is very understanding. Everyone’s been there before, even your boss. Initially they may be in shock and ask where you are going. They may try and make some allowance to try and convince you to stay. There’s quite a bit of research on accepting counter offers. I’ve outlined some  Continue Reading »