Interview with Rob Siefker of Zappos – Part 1 of 4

Service Untitled

After interviewing Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh and seeing the company’s HQ outside of Las Vegas , I knew I wanted to learn more about the nuts and bolts and day-to-day operations of Zappos. In part one of this four part interview, Rob talks about what he does at Zappos, how the company handles operating 24/7, what the training process is like for Zappos employees, and how the company makes the most out of cross-training its employees.

AZVAs Podcast Episode 2: March 2010

Loosely Speaking

This month on the podcast we’re featuring Tara Fort ‘s interview with Robin Binkley of Best Year Yet (see Robin’s picture below, right). (By Want to be interviewed by AZVAs, or sponsor an upcoming month of AZVAs newslsetter & podcast?

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Successful Resumés

Laughing all the Way to Work

If they want to know more, they can ask you at the interview.] Tags: Resume writing resume interview writing successful resumes Updated this article February 13, 2008 [link] Unfortunately, in one job I had I was involved on the downside of government downsizing, but I feel that even during a seemingly bad experience, you can always learn something positive. The employer I was working for sent me on career counselling as part of the "downsizing package".

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Moxie Tip 162: Slow Waaaaaay Down

Virtual Moxie

Slow waaaaaaaaay down in your interview process. That is, in all respects, the business version of the quickie Vegas wedding (a la Britney Spears—who needed an annulment just a bit more than two days after her wedding in 2004!). Because one of the worst things you can have happen in your practice is to leap into a new relationship with a client, only to realize in fairly short order that you made a huge mistake and need to get out of the relationship.

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How to Bounce Back From Devastating Failure: 7 Lessons You Can Learn From Pete Carroll

The Solopreneur Life

This week in an interview with Today’s Matt Lauer, Carroll explained what he’s gone through in the past four days and how he’s been processing the failure. Pete Carroll holds the crystal football after leading USC to the 2004 national championship.

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How a Night Watchman Created a New Niche and Revolutionized Major League Baseball

The Solopreneur Life

” (When SI interviewed James, it said he was working out of “the tiniest room in the tiniest house in Lawrence, Kansas.”). The 2004 Red Sox won their first World Series title since 1918, thereby breaking the “Curse of the Bambino.”[5].

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Could Your Name Prompt Hiring Bias?

On The Job

Milkman’s research backs up a 2004 study that found white applicants received a 50 percent higher callback rate for job interviews compared to identical black job applicants when resumes indicated an applicant’s race and gender.

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AZVAs Podcast 3: Prepping to Attend Industry Events

Loosely Speaking

Tara’s interview with Mark Fricke , AFTT, on personal safety with focus on firearm safety and how to get instruction. You can be the subject of one of our interviews or sponsor an upcoming month of AZVAs newsletter & podcast.Â

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Professional Development Opportunity for VA Entrepreneurs

Loosely Speaking

Listen to my interview with Jeannine Clontz Jeannine’s goal in offering her Teleseminar series is to help VA Entrepreneurs “increase profits and build the business of their dreams.&# Here are some of the interviews scheduled for the next few months: April 15: Branding for Future Success – What is your Brand ? Join Jeannine for an in-depth interview with Sharon Williams of The 24-hour Secretary , and founder of the Online International Virtual Assistants Convention.

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AZVAs the Podcast Episode 8: Publishing Industry Opportunities

Loosely Speaking

Interview: Tara spoke with Jan B. Her book Business Plans to Game Plans is praised by academics and business people alike and is in its 3rd edition (John Wiley & Sons, 2004). October 2010 Podcast Program Notes. This episode of AZVAs the Podcast is sponsored by Jan B.

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How To Pronounce Divisive

Daily Writing Tips

begun to infect otherwise careful speakers, including Robert Siegel, cohost of NPR’s All Things Considered , who twice said [di-VIH-siv] during an interview that aired on August 30, 2004.

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SEO Teleseminar Wednesday March 18

Loosely Speaking

I am thrilled to announce a special offer from Katie for everyone in attendance: Speaker hand out which includes Katie’s prep notes and resources used for the interview, which will be sent to anyone who attends and requests it following the interview Attendees also get an opportunity to purchase Katie’s new e-book, Unraveling Web Development: a Guide for Entrepreneurs and Do-It-Yourselfers for the special price of $10.00 (Normally $25.00).

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AZVAs Podcast Episode 1

Loosely Speaking

Here’s the link to listen to the February 2010 Podcast: AZVAs-2_9_10_2 What we’re talking about this month: Announcements of AZVAs classes and other upcoming events Tips for VAs : DropBox and Google Docs Lively discussions and interview s: this month, we’ve got: a) Tara and Katie discuss the inception of the AZVAs podcast Tara’s interview with * Brian Talbot , CEO and Co-Owner of Task Crate. RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004.

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11 Halos: Part 5—Trip to Orem

Loosely Speaking

Being interviewed on TV for the first time about being the mom of a pro ball player. RSS Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Copyright 2004.

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The How and Why to Creating a Career Portfolio™ for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

External interviewing. Note: Do not leave this portfolio with the interviewer or others reviewing your portfolio. By Joan Burge, founder and CEO, Office Dynamics. Creating Star-Performing Administrative Professionals through Training and Coaching Since 1990. Whether you decide you want to move up in your chosen field, move out of the profession, or stay where you are, a career portfolio will be a valuable asset to you. Why would it be beneficial to create a career portfolio?

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The How and Why to Creating a Career Portfolio™ for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Office Dynamics

External interviewing. Note: Do not leave this portfolio with the interviewer or others reviewing your portfolio. By Joan Burge, founder and CEO, Office Dynamics. Creating Star-Performing Administrative Professionals through Training and Coaching Since 1990. Whether you decide you want to move up in your chosen field, move out of the profession, or stay where you are, a career portfolio will be a valuable asset to you. Why would it be beneficial to create a career portfolio?

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With All Due Respect

Daily Writing Tips

The expressions use as a conversational lubricant for polite disagreement can already be seen to be slipping in this citation from 2004: Ambassador, with all due respectthat explanation is getting pretty stale! Duty, Honor, Redempt.

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Preparing Your Resume

Laughing all the Way to Work

If they want to know more, they can ask you at the interview.] I was working for a government organization and there were news reports that the public sector were in for some big layoffs due to downsizing. The rumour mill was in full swing at work. I was in a union environment and I was at the bottom of the years-of-service ladder as I had only been there a year. Was there any hope I would keep my job? Things were not looking good.

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Master the Art of Re-purposing Your Work and You'll Save Multiple Hours - 50 Ideas To Get You Started

Productive & Organized

As my business continues to grow from it's inception in 2004, I've added a lot more to my agenda, including blogging on my website, guest blogging, writing articles for e-zines and in print for local magazines, creating a monthly newsletter and doing public speaking.

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Do Online Classes Make Sense for.

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Monday, July 20, 2009 Do Online Classes Make Sense for Your Career?

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Service Untitled» Blog Archive » Working on customer service skills

Service Untitled

No customer service for loan modifications In 2004, Missy and Keith paid $450,000 for their home, Working on customer retention The biggest challenge in business is giving customers what they. Service Untitled The blog about customer service and the customer service experience.

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