Becoming Forever Employable: Demo Day 1

Posted on March 24, 2021.

How do you plant your flag and start telling compelling stories that cement your position of expertise in the market? Here’s how four folks did it.

Box 1 from the Forever Employable assumptions canvas, What problem do you help people solve?

What problem do you help people solve?

Posted on October 12, 2020.

Your core value is the thing that won't change in 10 or even 20 years. How you deliver on that core value will evolve with the times, your career and your personal choices.

How to use OKRs to set goals for your professional and personal development

Posted on October 5, 2020.

Image credit: https://greatist.com/ A few weeks ago I shared with you the most basic description of Objectives and Key Results -- the goal-setting trend sweeping the business world -- I could come up with. The basic idea is that you set aspirational qualitative goals for your teams, products or business (objectives) and measure whether you’ve … Continue reading How to use OKRs to set goals for your professional and personal development

Forever Employable Stories: Joel Hoekstra, Guitarist for Whitesnake

Posted on April 22, 2020.

In anticipation of the launch of my new book, Forever Employable, I'll be sharing a series of interviews and stories from people from all different professions who have created a platform for themselves to make them forever employable. I couldn't be more thrilled that the first one of these is with guitarist extraordinaire Joel Hoekstra, … Continue reading Forever Employable Stories: Joel Hoekstra, Guitarist for Whitesnake