Category Archives: Talascend

Resumes, Interviews and New Jobs … OH MY!

Whether you are new to the labor force, looking for a career move or out of work struggling to get hired, finding a job can be a bit overwhelming. Allow me to provide you a few quick tips to help … Continue reading

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The era of spin is dead. Here are 5 things to do instead.

Talk to any marketing professional and they will tell you that the fundamental rules of marketing and PR have changed beyond recognition in recent years. The advent of the internet didn’t have the immediate impact you might have expected it … Continue reading

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Top Technology Predictions (that affect us all) for 2013

  Here they are: My predictions for 2013 If you’ve been keeping up with the blog, you know I am not opposed to expressing my opinion. My opinion is usually based on early signs that something is going right or … Continue reading

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Another Dagger in the Heart of Job Boards?: BranchOut announces $25-million in additional backing for combat with LinkedIn

BranchOut’s new round of funding could heat up competition with LinkedInFor investors, it is a small price to pay: One US dollar for each of BranchOut’s current users. To CEO Rick Marini; it’s 25-million reasons to sleep better knowing his … Continue reading

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The Internet Economy and the Human Experience: Time for a Plan

Exponential growth raises economic & social questions. It’s been 27 years since Al Gore invented the internet.OK, I thought that might get your attention. We’ll talk about politicians and blog factual integrity later.It’s been 27 years since the internet was … Continue reading

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