Tag Archives: Employment

When you know an online Rageaholic

  This seems to be a trend that is progressing; online rageaholics that think the computer screen is their mask of protection and anonymity. Except the computer screen is not magical. Your chances of being discovered today are more likely … Continue reading

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Merchandising behemoths fall from grace

I worked as a Retail Merchandiser all through college. After college I fell back into merchandising when jobs were scarce, but the merchandising business seemed to be booming. What is merchandising and what does a merchandiser do? “What does the … Continue reading

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Managing to be a Manager

by Madeline Laughs I’ve had quite a few managers in my lifetime and not all of them were good at their job. Being a manager means managing many things and people at one time. It’s not a job for everyone. … Continue reading

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Writing a good resume: Man for sale!

by Madeline Laughs What can you tell me, in writing, about yourself, that I can read in 25 seconds and be impressed. It has to be true. It’s impossible to to figure out exactly what today’s person responsible for hiring … Continue reading

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Being accountable

The most difficult statement for some people to make is: I was wrong and I apologize. I had been working part-time doing some sales and merchandising for a small company that managed accounts in the pet store market. I liked … Continue reading

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Working with Cavemen

by Madeline Laughs As a woman in the workforce in this era you have no idea how much better you have it. When I was young and in college trying to work to pay my tuition it seemed I ran … Continue reading

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