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Common Sense: Get It, Use It, and Teach It in the Workplace by Ken Tanner

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Commonsense Behavior in the Office

I offer a monthly workshop assisting unemployed Boomers. A key part of the workshop is giving them the secret for acing an employment interview. They learn this secret by while we all sing a rousing version of The Barney Song. Yep, the purple dinosaur pretty well covers it all. The paraphrased lyrics:

I like you.

You like me.

We’re a happy family

Perhaps I should explain (while you attempt to get that damn tune out of your head). When you are invited to an interview, the company has already determined you are qualified for the job. Credentials are no longer the issue. What they want to discover at ...

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