Yearly Archives: 2015

Common Resume Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on November 12, 2015 by .

When you’re writing a resume, appearances are important. Spelling mistakes may not cost you the job but if your resume gets in front of a hiring manager on a bad day, it’s possible a spelling mistake could take you out of the running before you’ve had a chance to be considered for your talent, skills […] …read more

How To Get Out Of An Awkward Networking Conversation

Posted on October 28, 2015 by .

Even the best networking events have the occasional awkward conversation. It could be with someone who just wants to fill your ear with details on their personal life. Or maybe someone who wants to share their idea for a terrible app or startup and won’t let you go until you’ve heard every detail. Whatever the […] …read more

Weird Things People Have Done To Get Hired

Posted on October 16, 2015 by .

The current job market can be tough. Even when you have the skills a job requires, you may be competing with others that are even more qualified. You know it’s important to be memorable. To stand out from the crowd. But how can you do that? Well, some people have gone to ridiculous lengths to […] …read more

Alchemy – (Regional Entrepreneur’s Conference)

Posted on October 8, 2015 by .

Dave was co-chair and EMCEE for the annual Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO) conference, Alchemy, in Denver.   Many of the some 450 Western Region attendees  called this year’s Alchemy the ‘best ever’ and it showcased the amazing stories of philanthropist and entrepreneur – Kimbal Musk, tech-giant – Brad Feld, Professional Skier/Mountaineer – Chris Davenport, Cyclist/Liar – Lance […] …read more

4 Ways to Perfect Your Personal Elevator Pitch

Posted on October 2, 2015 by .

  An elevator pitch is a short, pithy statement about who you are and what you do that you can use to sell yourself in networking situations. A good elevator pitch can open doors to new jobs, new careers, and new opportunities. It could be the key to unlocking a bright and wondrous future for […] …read more

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