Top Five Skills for Success True success requires motivation, discipline, and a skill set that allows you to move forward with confidence and professionalism.  This article addresses five core skills that every goal-oriented person has to master in order to reach the pinnacle of success. The good news is that anyone can learn the mechanics of these skills. But you’re going to need to practice discipline and determination each day in order to make them…

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A. SCOTT FRAHLICH scott.frahlich@gmail.com (508) 631-7364 CAREER SUMMARY Creative and motivated professional with management, leadership and technical experience in both the public and private sectors. Successful twenty-year track record of training, teaching, and mentoring. Demonstrated history of facilitating success in a variety of work environments. Excellent technical and problem-solving skills. KEY SKILLS Training Teaching Group facilitation Inventory management Administrative management Curriculum development Freelance writing Networking Public speaking SELECTED ACHIEVEMENTS • Currently facilitating groups for inmates…

Mastering the Art of Written Communication

How would you rate your writing skills?  What would others say about the quality of your writing?  Do you have a solid understanding of grammar, punctuation, spelling, and sentence structure, or do the mechanics of writing make your head spin?  Are you able to organize and present your thoughts in an organizational manner, or are you sort of all over the place when you write?  Thankfully, you can master the art of writing successfully as…

Build Your Career Exploration Strategy

I am convinced that the culture of work in this day and age will be studied with fascination in the years to come.  Artificial intelligence, which seemed so futuristic just a few short years ago, combined with the low cost of labor in Asia and elsewhere, have contributed to the decline of manufacturing jobs in the U.S. and in Western Europe.  As a consequence, the shift from a manufacturing base to a service and technology…

Re-Creation

I’m about to go out for a run this beautiful afternoon for some recreation. Ever think about that word?  Recreation is defined by Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary as “refreshment of strength and spirits after work,” and “a means of refreshment or diversion.”  For purposes of this post,  I am focusing on that first definition.  I re-create with a run about four times per week these days, and I call it that because I never am quite the same after…