Author: Roger Custer

Mar 07,2014

How to Be Humble in Your Job

Employers often cite humility as an important virtue in potential hires.  What does this mean practically, and how can employees be humble?  Humility is part of your attitude in how...

Jan 07,2014

New Year’s Resolutions for Networking

This is the time of year when we make new year’s resolutions.  Maybe you will join millions of others and resolve to become more fit and/or lose weight.  Maybe you...

Dec 11,2013

Details Matter: Just Sweat the Small Stuff

You’ve probably heard the expression “don’t sweat the small stuff.” While this may be an admonition to reduce stress and not worry too much, I think there is value in...

Sep 23,2013

Your Inbox is Not a Parking Lot

On your desk, you probably have an inbox where colleagues place documents that require your attention. Others might have a mailbox or a slot in an organizer where colleagues place...

Sep 13,2013

Try an Informational Interview

When searching for a job, it can be difficult to wait on potential employers to contact you after you applied for several positions, met hiring managers at receptions, and did...