Starting My Next Chapter

2016 is going to be a big year for me; it’s going to conclude a fantastic chapter of my professional career that I started in 2003. More importantly, it’s going to open a brand new chapter that I hope will be the most exciting yet. As I pondered my career so far, I identified four distinct chapters before this upcoming fifth one. Here’s the outline of my current, five-chapter professional book.

The 4 Stages of Great Employees

Great employees are not born, they’re self-made.  I can spot them a mile away, even when they’re brand new, fresh out of college.  They exhibit traits and work habits that distinguish them from the average.   They begin a journey with four very distinct stages; they are “great employees” at each stage, but add very different…