Archive for the ‘Employment’ Category

Yesterday, I received this open letter from a well known disabled veteran in our community who wishes to remain anonymous, but would like to reach all of us. Please read, like and share his post as we quickly approach Veterans Day where we should honor all Veterans; especially those who continue to struggle… “An Open […]


  Today, the 911 Memorial in NYC is officially opening, Memorial Day is just around the corner and our seasoned Veterans who we should also be honoring are still finding the job market very difficult.   I’ve asked my friend Lois Fiorelli to comment on the plight of our seasoned Veterans from her first hand experience as my guest blogger. […]


Yesterday, I polled my over 600 Jacksonville LinkedIn 1st connections with this situation… There’s a question not often asked but is a real issue for many small business owners. Some of us are reaching a point in our businesses, where sales are anemic enough to consider working for someone else. What’s your advice for those […]


Since 1995, small businesses have generated 64 percent of new jobs, and paid 44 percent of the total United States private payroll, according to the SBA. http://smallbusiness.chron.com/important-small-businesses-local-economies-5251.html So…Why aren’t we spending time teaching entrepreneurship in schools? Here are some thoughts from a former law enforcement investigator and commander, now an independent business owner… The lack of […]


Will your LinkedIn Recommendations help bring you new business… a new job before the end of 2012? Don’t be afraid to share your LinkedIn Recommendations… they better define you and make you more “human” in the virtual world of social media. Learn more about your fellow LinkedIn connections…read their posted recommendations! You “gotta” give some to get […]