Tag: Wanna

Wanna Recruit Me? Appeal To My Inner Cat-Lady

Yeah, I have a cat. I brought her home one day (then a kitten) without asking my husband. Needless to say, he wasn’t happy.  But guess who is still with us 4 years later? My cat. So, why do I love this cat so much?  The answer is simple: she loves me. And, now that I work mostly from home, she is also my…

Wanna Be Taken Seriously? Quit Being A Wingman, Damn It.

To be taken seriously, looked at as credible, to feel valued, to be your CEO/COO/CFO’s confidant, of course, having a seat the table. HR, you really want it? Quit putzing around. Quit sabotaging yourself. Quit whining. Most importantly have a little self-respect. How? Quit being everybody’s “Wingman.” Remember Top Gun (“I feel the need, the need for speed”)? Heck yeah, you remember. So an…