Skills and experience rejected by an algorithm

Today I’m feeling the crushing weight of rejection And I’m reasonably confident that the rejection was delivered by an algorithm I recently decided that the time was right for me to register for a freelance job website A colleague had suggested that it would be a good way for me to smooth out the ebbs and flows of consulting Although I’ve resisted freelancers’ websites in the past, I decided that this was a good time for me to register I figure that, while I’m unlikely to pick up...

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Going public about business difficulties

Small business is tough Keeping the doors open can be a challenge, and it’s one that I’ve been feeling acutely in recent weeks My tendency to frame issues through a communication lens leads me to see business difficulties in terms of the communication challenge presented When it comes to communicating business difficulties, here are some of the options: Present a ‘front’ of success, in the hope that the image of success will generate real success (this seems to be the approach that...

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