Many of us, including myself, have used a word or phrase just because we heard someone else use it – half the time without fully knowing what it means. Remember that feeling you got when you heard someone use a word or phrase out of context? Now, imagine giving a… Read More »
Okay, so summer is here and while this means increased demand for some companies it also means a slow down for others. No matter what the situation is in your company, you can bet your last dollar that your boss will expect you to be as productive as possible. So… Read More »
Is it me, or does summer know how to make an entrance! Summer officially arrives at 7:07 pm today, but for many of us in Syracuse and the entire Northeast it’s already here. Being from the Caribbean, people usually ask me if I am accustomed to these temperatures; and while… Read More »
Do you or someone you know have trouble focusing on one thing at a time? Often feel impatient, frustrated, or irritable at work? Then this post is for you!
We can all agree that rising demand from customers, and the advent of 24/7 services, both of which are fueled by advancements… Read More »
A recent article from Inc.com provides us with an interesting take on the troubles facing employers and companies today. In the article Wharton professor Peter Capelli, author of the new book Why Good People Can’t Get Jobs: The Skills Gap and What Companies Can Do About It, argues that companies… Read More »
When the traditional cover letter wasn’t cutting it, Bennett Olson decided to take the path least traveled when it came to landing a position within the work force: the billboard.
After losing his job at a local casino, the 22-year old thought outside the box and invested $300 into an 8-second… Read More »
There is a new trend popping up when it comes to landing your prospective career: Panel interviewing. Instead of one pair of eyes, can you imagine having five pairs staring at you? There is no question - this type of interview can be intimidating and scary.
Lisa Panarello, president and founder… Read More »
Class of 2012: Good news awaits you
By Christina Alexander
Class of 2012 – yes, all 1.7 million of you that are scheduled to graduate this year – there’s hope!
In a recent survey conducted by global outplacement firm, Challenger, Gray & Christmas, the future is looking bright for young adults and their… Read More »
We are happy to give an update on our three new hires at our firm:
Alexis Grace has been off and running… visiting clients, working on social media, and preparing for her upcoming marathon in Virginia. Alexis has been successful in continuing our business partnerships and fostering good will throughout the… Read More »
Over the holidays the C.R. Fletcher team had the opportunity to volunteer at the Samaritan Center located in the basement of St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral downtown on Montgomery St. What an eye opening and rewarding experience to do during the holidays. It was a shock to see the number of men,… Read More »