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How To: Use Humor In A Job Interview

| March 5, 2015 | Reactions
How To: Use Humor In A Job Interview

While we don’t know most of you personally, we can’t tell you exactly how to use humor in a job interview.  What we can tell you is that humor in a job interview is dangerous—it’s kind of like lighting a BBQ grill with traditional coals and lighter fluid. You have the lighter fluid and matches.  There’s […]

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Check Out My Work Space

| March 4, 2015 | Reactions
Check Out My Work Space

At Windstream, we’re all about calling it like we see it. That could be scary to some of you who may be hiding behind the veil of “fake till you make it” (no hate—everyone’s got to start somewhere), but on the other hand, calling you out can be a good thing, too. Example: Let’s go […]

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VIDEO: Scott Dunham on “What Qualities You Need To Work At Windstream”

| February 26, 2015 | Reactions
VIDEO: Scott Dunham on “What Qualities You Need To Work At Windstream”

As a job candidate, what qualities can you bring to the business you want to work for? Discipline? Integrity? We wanted to know what Windstream employee, Scott Dunham, thought about what it takes to succeed at Windstream, as well, so we asked him in the video above. Check it out and let us know if […]

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What Does WINNING Performance Look Like To You?

| February 25, 2015 | Reactions
What Does WINNING Performance Look Like To You?

Every manager has them: expectations. They have expectations of what meeting and exceeding objectives looks like for their direct reports. Where do you think the bar should be set for getting the highest level of performance out of folks— regardless of the goal they’re trying to achieve? Here are four check points to determine if they’re crushing the […]

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