Category Archives: 2000 Linda Talley Articles

Stop! In the Name of Yourself!

If you’re not the priority, you probably are leaking huge amounts of energy and your self-esteem may be sliding! Doing stuff for others is not all bad but it’s not all good either. Your mother probably told you as a … Continue reading

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Skills vs. Growth

When I was in high school, I took certain tests and then my HS counselor told me and my parents that I was skilled in the math and sciences and that’s where my education should focus. So I went on … Continue reading

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Post Interview Tips

Here are some ideas to try when distinguishing yourself from other candidates after the job interview: 1. Always follow-up with a hand-written thank you note. If you have interviewed with a dotcom, send an email and then a hand-written thank … Continue reading

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Leaving Your Job Without Burning Bridges

This is a key skill, especially within the dotcom companies, because so many people are jumping from one company to the next. I’m not saying that it’s bad to jump, all I’m saying is to do it with grace so … Continue reading

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Leadership in Today’s Business Environment

Leaders today differentiate themselves differently than their predecessors by creating emotional attachment with the people around them—the people they lead. Today a leader cannot waste time focusing on the infrastructure of the business or the products or services because a … Continue reading

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Job Offers

If you are a go-getter, chances are that you have probably had lots of calls from head hunters regarding new employment. What do you say when you’re not interested in leaving your present company? Most people say: “Thanks but no … Continue reading

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If You’re Going to Shake Their Hand, Shake Their Hand!

Your hand shake says a lot about you! It might indicate that you’re nervous (wet, clammy hand) or have low self-esteem/shyness (weak, limp) or perhaps even royalty (fingers only!). When you want to make a good impression, impress someone or … Continue reading

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How to Handle Anxiety

With all the changes going on in the technology arena, you may have a tendency to get a little anxious. No problem, lots of other folks do, too, including me. I’m going to buy a laptop. I have put this … Continue reading

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Forgiveness is Relevant in the Workplace!

In today’s craziness of supposed worker shortages, dotcom turnover, Boomer vs. Gen X blowups/confrontations, if you’re going to achieve results, you’re probably going to have to do a little forgiveness and really mean it! Coming from forgiveness is a lot … Continue reading

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First Impressions Mean A Lot to Customers

What do the first impressions say about your company? People judge you, your company, your employees on little things, like your business card, your letterhead, your briefcase. People notice these little things because that’s what happens when we build relationships … Continue reading

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