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Lonnie Pacelli

Getting Invited Back for a Second Interview

By Lonnie PacelliOct 20, 2008

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...

The Magic of Motivation

By Edward G. MuzioMar 24, 2008

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.

Making the Leap to Leadership

By Edward G. MuzioMar 17, 2008

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.

Team Harmony as News

By Edward G. MuzioFeb 25, 2008

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.

Peter Navarro

Labor Day is a wake, not a celebration

By Peter NavarroSep 4, 2007

Labor Day is a wake, not a celebration

Peter Navarro


By Peter NavarroAug 30, 2007

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:

Peter Navarro


By Peter NavarroAug 27, 2007

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:


Peter Navarro


By Peter NavarroAug 23, 2007

Book TV will air The Coming China Wars

Peter Navarro


By Peter NavarroAug 20, 2007

#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. 

Peter Navarro

China: the defective-product king

By Peter NavarroAug 15, 2007

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

Peter Navarro

Providence Journal Oped

By Peter NavarroAug 10, 2007

Peter Navarro: An unsporting Beijing Olympiad

Thursday, August 9, 2007, Providence Journal


IRVINE, Calif.

Peter Navarro

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

By Peter NavarroAug 10, 2007

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."