Selling The Job

Writing An Effective Help Wanted Ad Would you plunk down 10 bucks at the movies to see something known only as a Generic Action Flick? Of course not! You want to know something about the story, who stars in it and whether it’s supposed to funny or scary. So if people won’t invest two hours

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Reading Between the Lines

How To Apply For A Job When You Don’t Meet The Requirements Working in the motorcycle industry is a dream come true for many enthusiasts. I can’t tell you how many times I have received emails or phone calls with the opening line: “I have ridden motorcycles all my life” – you can probably find

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The Rules of Engagement

It’s all about your attitude I recently attended a Dale Carnegie course that was really interesting. The subject of the class was the manager-employee relationship and the eye-opening thing was that attitude really is everything! Well, almost everything. The premise of Carnegie’s “The Bottom Line For Engagement” is that attitude must be combined with engagement.

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Don’t Get Trumped!

HOW TO SAY “YOU’RE FIRED” Before he was our President, Donald Trump would routinely let people go on TV with his trademarked, “You’re Fired” send off. However, it is not quite as funny when it is a long-time employee in a dealership rather than some celebrity apprentice. The unpleasant reality of running a business is

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On The Clock!

New overtime rules & regulations Time to cash in – or cash out? I guess that depends if you are an employer or an employee, but the clock is now ticking on a new overtime law. On May 18, 2016, the Obama administration and the Department of Labor announced new regulations that will increase the

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