Chris Posti

Culture of health can boost workplace creativity, production

I remember the days when a treadmill sandwiched into an unoccupied office served as the "employee gym." I also remember when employers started to get ...

Constructive feedback crucial for career progress

Carl was the first manager to ever give me a performance review. He was also the first manager to ever give me negative feedback. I'm ...

Posti: Start your succession plan ASAP

With 10,000 baby boomers retiring each day, what organization of any size isn't giving thought to who will replace those workers? Whether you are a ...

College grads: Here's what you need to 'Know' when job hunting

For May's college graduates, June is the time for truth. Right about now, you might be wishing that you had chosen a more marketable major, ...

Leave job hunt to specialist recruiters

Retained search firms are the elite of the recruiting industry. Tapped to fill C-level, strategic, hard-to-fill, and professional-level openings, retained search firms command fees of ...

Posti: Your handwriting could cost you a job

Would you like to know an unconventional yet effective way to change your behavior in the workplace or increase your odds of getting hired? Change ...

Know what you want, plan ahead to land internship

When is the best time for a college student to land an internship? Anytime they can get one! The tougher question, however, is how ...

Gendered mistakes can derail job interviews

A woman recently met with me to prepare for an interview. Currently a director, Lynn wanted to have a mock interview for the vacant C-level ...

Change, grow without switching jobs

It's a new year and you may be thinking it's time for a new job. That may be the case, but since employees change jobs ...

Purposeful approach the key to building relationships

Whatever our age, we've all been in situations where we are the new kid on the block. Whether we are brand new on the board ...

End of year good time to take stock

Here it is, nearly 2016, and if you're a Baby Boomer (born between 1946 and 1964), you might be thinking about joining the ranks of ...