Category: Personal Growth and the Job Search

The Truck

“Four to six weeks,” the DMV clerk said. With a catch in my breath, I ask, “Is there any way to get it sooner.” “Nope, we don’t print them here.” After the insurance company told me I will need to turn my title over if I accept their offer for the truck, I realized that I had failed to deal…

Elevator Pitch

Retired Navy Chief. Aerospace engineer. Speaker, blogger, trainer and consultant. Helping veterans and others in transition is my passion. Private and public consulting, keynote speaking and interactive webinars, I continue to build my portfolio of support for veterans, engineers and young professionals. 17 years of System & Software Project Management much of it in Unmanned Aircraft Software Test Engineering with…

Networking 1

One of the most misunderstood or least understood tools in the professional growth toolbox is networking. It is not well explained in any of the writing I have seen and little or no discussion is brought to bear during most folks college career. Often it is pictured as attending business parties or luncheons and shaking peoples hands and while that…