Author Archives: Skaytn

About Skaytn

A highly successful Baby Boomer until the crash, am now looking for a saddle to get back on. My blog will be a blend of observations of the hiring process, how I have to reassess my skills, and coming to terms with a world that we never imagined.

Tune Up or Engine Replacement for the Job Market

I’ve been in sales and marketing for over 30 years, and believe that I can lead a group to define their brand, execute promotions that increase brand equity, buy mass media as efficiently as it can be done, write and … Continue reading

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How Painful Is It Applying to Jobs?

My retirement fund I’ve saved forever just isn’t enough in case I live a long life. I’ve got to work. I was laid off my last marketing job, sending me to the online job sites, which, for those who are … Continue reading

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Tell me you’re there and I’m not alone!

Are you a Baby Boomer? Do you have friends with retirement funds, pensions, trust funds, in other words, they have a source of income so they can stop working? I’m not that person. If you aren’t either, I’m hoping you’ll … Continue reading

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