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How to Stop Sitting on Your Ideas

How to Stop Sitting on Your Ideas

Have you ever found yourself sitting in a meeting (literally) while figuratively sitting on an idea that you think would be constructive or useful to the rest of your team? What is it that stops you from raising your hand in a group setting and giving your thoughts a voice? Are you an introvert? Have […]

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The 7 P’s of Working with BTS

The 7 P’s of Working with BTS

If working with a recruiter is a new experience for you, you may have a few questions. What can you expect? What do we expect? First, you should know that Business Talent Solutions is a Seattle based company that is comprised of a team of recruiters who each boast over 20 years of experience. Our […]

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Moving Forward After a Demotion

Moving Forward After a Demotion

As we plan out our career paths, we expect to apply for many, many jobs, move companies, earn raises, and receive promotions—all of which reflect a career with an upward trajectory. And although we would prefer not to think about it, we can even anticipate that at some point we will encounter a detour or […]

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Combatting Seven Common Meeting Complaints

Combatting Seven Common Meeting Complaints

Standing in front of a group of employees, the last thing that you want is to see eyes rolling, hear exasperated sighs and feel overwhelming discouragement from a disgruntled audience. Unfortunately, this reception is not unusual during workplace meetings and presentations. Although there are different reasons for these reactions from your audience, there are some […]

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Banished Word List: Interview Edition

Banished Word List: Interview Edition

Lake Superior State University, located in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, recently came out with 2019’s infamous Banished Words List. Originating in 1976, this list is comprised of words that people from around the country nominate as misused, overused, or simply useless and should no longer be a part of our vernacular. Words like “foodie” and […]

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