Posts Tagged ‘bad economy’

To safety net or not to safety net

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009
owl It almost seems silly to start this post this way, but here we go... Times are bad. If you have a job, you could very likely be at risk of losing it. If you run your own company, you could just as likely be at risk of not being able to find business. So, what do you do? Too often in the last few months, I've read blog posts and tweets saying "Now is the perfect time to start a business."  Oftentimes, the reasoning is that innovation is what is needed to turn things around, and the implication… Read More

Who is safe? The economy is bad. Polish your resume and refine your skills

Monday, January 12th, 2009
[caption id="attachment_502" align="alignleft" width="192" caption="Courtesy of SOCIALisBETTER"] Courtesy of SOCIALisBETTER [/caption]The economy is bad and revenues are shrinking.

If the numbers aren't coming up in your favor, you could be at risk.

Do you currently have a job? Redouble your efforts and make sure your superiors know you're working. Even that might not be enough. You might need to show success no… Read More