Chris Wyser-Pratte, who got his MBA from Stanford in 1972 and then spent the next 23 years as an investment banker, sent me the following note last night. I'm reprinting it here with his permission: I learned exactly seven things at Stanford Graduate School of Business getting an MBA degree in 1972.
Leadership tycoon Warren Bennis once said, “We seem to collect information because we have the ability to do so, but we are so busy collecting it that we haven’t devised a means of using it.
Many Human Resources staffers preach the dangers of lying on your resume, and they’re right to an extent. Inventing companies and inflating employment lengths can get you fired or at the very least embarrassed during the hiring process. But employers don’t want complete honesty, do they? There are plenty of facts that are better left private (don’t disclose your religion, age, race, etc.). And employers expect you to put your best foot forward, so show them your very best.
What types of sounds can be found on the Web using Find Sounds ? Below is a partial list. Click on any link below to perform a search, or enter one or more words in the search box above and then click on the Search button. Animals alligator , baboon , bat , bear , bobcat , buffalo , bullfrog , camel , cat , cheetah , chimpanzee , chinchilla , chipmunk , cougar , cow , coyote , crocodile , deer , dinosaur , dog , dolphin , donkey , elephant , elk , ferret , fox , frog , gibbon , goat , gorilla , grizzly bear , guinea pig , hippo , horse , hyena , jaguar , kitten , lamb , lemur , leopard , lion , llama , marmot , monkey , moose , mouse , orca , panda , panther , pig , polar bear , prairie dog , puppy , rabbit , raccoon , rat , rattlesnake , rhinoceros , rodent , sea lion , seal , sheep , snake , squirrel , sugar glider , tiger , toad , whale , wolf , zebra
Weights and Measures
Home » featured , Inspiring Artists , Inspiring Projects 26 October 2010 615 Comments Sometimes an artist creates something so beautifully simple that it takes your breath away…. literally.