Category: Politics

Politicians Talking California Drought

Democrats and Republicans need to do their research before discussing the California drought. This is especially true for California candidates with national ambitions. Some politicians have been too quick to endorse spending billions of dollars on building new dams or…

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Will the Job Hunting Process Ever Improve?

Will the job hunting process ever improve? It is 2015 and job applications seem to get lost in the same black hole as 1975. There are some differences. I was not sending out resumes back then, but I am told…

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Hiring and Training in the U.S. is Broken

Hiring practices and training in the U.S is broken. Unemployment numbers in the U.S. have improved dramatically. This improving employment picture has given policy makers many things to debate. The debate on when the Federal Reserve will increase interests rate…

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Employers Need to Make it Easier for Job Applicants

Employers Need to Make it Easier for Job Applicants. Looking for a job is stressful and time consuming. A great deal of thought, time and effort goes into updating resumes. More time is spent targeting companies and jobs that are…

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Hire Millennials or Senior Citizens and Train!

I wonder how many hours the average person spends job hunting during their lifetime? It must be a huge amount of time considering the fact most people don’t spend thirty years in one place anymore. I know that I have…

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Employee Retention with Lower Unemployment

The job market is starting to turn around. Wages have not grown much, but as new jobs are created and underemployment goes down we should see workers with more money in their pockets. This could mean employees will job hop…

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