Covid 19

It seems that the Covid 19 pandemic is forcing many employers to rethink how they conduct business, especially in the retail, foodservice and hospitality sectors. We see businesses adding order on-line and pick-up from curb-side service or delivered to your home.  Drive through window services (e.g. banks, pharmacies, beverage stores) that already existed are seeingContinue reading “Covid 19”


Connecting with Others is soooooo important

One thing that I am learning during the Covid 19 pandemic is how much I miss interacting with others. We are after all social animals, according to Aristotle.  I thought that I could catch-up on my reading, household projects, yard maintenance, soduko puzzles.  I could play golf, without sharing a golf cart with a golfContinue reading “Connecting with Others is soooooo important”

What Happened to the Trades?

It seems that the Millenials and Generation Xers are not particularly interested in exploring careers in the trades.  Machinists, carpenters, plumbers, electricians, construction workers, etc. There is plenty of need for these skilled workers, with employers doing everything they can think of to attract candidates. Even the training institutions seem to be having a hardContinue reading “What Happened to the Trades?”