Altius Search Group
Mike DiGregorio
Managing Director
Altius Search Group
May 27, 2020
It's Time to Skip the Formal Interview
Whether as a candidate or as a hiring manager, every professional has experienced an awkwardly formal job interview. There's always a stiff handshake, followed by a long sequence of basic questions and rehearsed answers …
Tips for Making a Great First Impression At Your New Job
Everyone wants to make a great first impression on the first day of a new job. And, in most cases, it’s easier than you might think …
Startup Magazine
Things to help you make good decisions in bad times
The COVID-19 pandemic is hitting every part of our lives—health and well-being, finances and job security, family, and community—in …
Fast Company
How to Prepare Your Virtual Teams for the Long Haul
Before the pandemic, there were no playbooks for how to convert a co-located team to 100% virtual in a matter of days and we're finding …
Harvard Business Review
Why startup founders should pay attention to the company culture
A company's culture is like the personality of the business and is a combination of its business practices and values. Culture is …
People Matters
Ways to reflect that help boost performance
Reflection for seasoned leaders has always been a personal process. Step back. Regroup. Look in the mirror. Push the pause button. There …
Biases Every Leadership Team Needs to Watch Out For
As a strategic coach, I spend a lot of time helping leadership teams assess their current situations and find key areas that need …
Tips for Team Management in Trying Times
There's no doubt the coronavirus pandemic is testing us all, both personally and professionally. Every business and every …
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Mount Everst Conquered
What Year
Edmund Hillary of New Zealand and Tenzing Norgay, a Sherpa of Nepal, become the first explorers to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
The day was May 29. What year was it?
Quote of the Week
"I don’t want yes-men around me. I want everyone to tell the truth, even if it costs them their jobs."
Samuel Goldwyn
Woolworth's 5-and-10 cent store chain was founded in 1879. For how long did 10 cents remain its top price?
See the answer below.