Tag: White House

What Do You Do When Your Boss Throws You Under the Bus?

Bus of Shin-shinotsu village bus service

She had been a life preserver of wisdom when my career as a senior exec hit the intersection of homophobia and high corporate politics (“I think,” she had offered, “that someone in your situation should get good legal counsel quickly.”) and now over a decade later we had the chance to reconnect over hot chocolate […]

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[The Job Interview] Sonia & the Senators

Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor

The purpose of any job interview should be to answer one and perhaps two questions; 1) Does this person have the talent (background, experience, skills, abilities) to be successful at our firm / company / organization / department for role for which they’re interviewing, and, 2) Does the person likely have the qualifications for positions […]

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