Thursday, July 19, 2018
Authors Posts by Jeff Halfen

Jeff Halfen

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CPA and MBA with over 29 years experience in engineering & construction (E&C, EPCI) for the oil & gas industry.

(A) Politically Speaking

Let me start by saying that I am one of the most apolitical (notice the "a", it's important) person on the planet, but as...

Did Chris Rock Just Create Another Problem?

I’m not going to say “unless you’ve been living under a Rock”, even though the pun-value is quite tempting, but suffice it to say,...

Don’t Believe Everything You Hear, Including This!

As I was driving to work the other day, the morning talk show on the local radio station was asking recent graduates to call...

Why BAD Things Happen to GOOD People

Recently, I wrote an article giving some thoughts on the affects of keeping employees who are detracting from, rather than adding to, company value (you...

When SMART Managers are DUMB Leaders

As managers, most of us have likely been faced with the mandate "from above" to cut heads. And, as the smart managers that we...

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How I learn to manage Major Life Changes

In life change is inevitable.  Whether the change is planned or unplanned, every one of us must face one sort of change or the...

Friendships in the Workplace

I have noticed that many people in business, both employee or management, have spoken openly about their hesitation in forming friendships in the workplace....
5 Tips to Hook Your Reader with a Persuasive LinkedIn Summary Section

5 Tips to Hook Your Reader with a Persuasive LinkedIn Summary...

Did you know that after the headline section LinkedIn is the second most widely-read section on your profile? Furthermore, studies show readers spend more...
5 Key Factors To An Eye Catching LinkedIn Profile Photo

5 Key Factors To An Eye Catching LinkedIn Profile Photo

According to Princeton psychologists Janine Willis and Alexander Todorov, it only takes 100 milliseconds to form an impression of someone just from looking at...

‘Meternity Leave’ vs ‘Maternity Leave’ – a massive mistake?

Ex-magazine editor, Meghann Foye, was so jealous of her co-workers being able to claim maternity leave that she decided that she needed a break. One...