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Getting Invited Back for a Second Interview

Lonnie Pacelli

It's happened to many of us.  We go through a first interview thinking we've nailed it but the phone doesn't ring for a second interview.  Sometimes it's due to poor job fit, but at other times there's something we've done which leaves a bad taste in the prospective employer's mouth.  Watch for these problem areas and increase the likelihood of a call-back...

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The Magic of Motivation

Have you ever tried to get someone to do something he or she didn’t want to do?  Did you try explaining all the mutual benefits, good reasons, rationale, win/win outcomes, and still get nowhere?  Did it leave you wondering what went wrong?

The answer might lie in motivation.

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Making the Leap to Leadership

It happens all the time: the outstanding worker promoted to management, the star performer as leader.  Maybe it’s happened to you, or to someone you know.  Maybe it happened to your own boss.  Sometimes it’s a recipe for disaster.

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Team Harmony as News

No matter what industry you work in, no matter what function you perform, no matter where in the world you sit, there’s one thing you have to do:  interact with people.  When the interactions aren’t working, the “work” doesn’t happen.  Such problems have a tremendous cost, yet are too often ignored.

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Labor Day is a wake, not a celebration

Peter Navarro

Labor Day is a wake, not a celebration

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THREE GORGES DAM CRUISE TO HADES?

Peter Navarro

There is an excellent front page article on the Three Gorges Dam in the Aug. 29 edition of the Wall Street Journal.   In The Coming China Wars, I discuss the problems with the Three Gorges Dam in detail.  Here’s an excerpt:

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THE CHINA EFFECT ON YOU TUBE

Peter Navarro

Click here to watch the complete webstream of Book TV’s presentation on The Coming China Wars.   Note that to watch this, you must have a Windows Media Player.  For a shorter version that will play right off you web browser on You Tube, click here. Now for this week’s China Effect:

 

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BOOK TV

Peter Navarro

Book TV will air The Coming China Wars

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THE CHINA EFFECT

Peter Navarro

#1: While the US is the world’s beef king, China far and away is the world’s leading pork producer.  Unfortunately, China is also the world’s biggest source of mutant virus strains – think SARS. 

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China: the defective-product king

Peter Navarro

Beijing's attitude about quality of its goods reflects its Maoist legacy.

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Providence Journal Oped

Peter Navarro

Peter Navarro: An unsporting Beijing Olympiad

Thursday, August 9, 2007, Providence Journal

PETER NAVARRO

IRVINE, Calif.

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My Notes for My Segment on Today's Power Lunch -- CNBC

Peter Navarro
This is the sample Q&A I prepared for an appearance on CNBC in response to a report in the Daily Telegraph (England) that "The Chinese government has begun a concerted campaign of economic threats against the United States, hinting that it may liquidate its vast holding of US treasuries if Washington imposes trade sanctions to force a yuan revaluation."

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