Cube Rules Links February 21, 2015

By Scot Herrick | Cube Rules Commentary

Feb 21

Here’s what I’ve been saving up for you for the weekend. Go get a cup of coffee and check them out:

Road warriors all have their favorite travel apps

Christine Kane takes a look at her five favorite travel apps that you’ll actually use.

How to show employees love

Last weekend was Valentine’s Day and Kate and I really enjoyed the weekend. The Evil HR Lady, though, was throwing around a different kind of love — the kind that employees would love in 10 ways to show you love your employees.

The dreaded resume machines – and how to beat them

Well, you can’t, but you can up your probability of getting past them by Besting the Digital System. Bonus: this article also gives some good advice on doing a video interview via Skype.

Learn from every interview

Anita Bruzzese nails it: even if you don’t get the job, learn from every interview.

The job search silver bullet

Well, maybe it’s not the silver bullet – but it comes close. Jason Alba promotes the informational interview as the seldom-used-most-results way of getting that job offer.

Enjoy your weekend, Cubicle Warriors!


About the Author

Scot Herrick is the author of “I’ve Landed My Dream Job–Now What???” and owner of Cube Rules, LLC. Scot has a long history of management and individual contribution in multiple Fortune 100 corporations.