How Colorado Springs Responded to the Budget Crisis
In 2010, municipal leaders in Colorado Springs, an American city whose budgeting depends largely upon sales-tax collections, made draconian spending reductions in the face of declining revenues, and many typical municipal services were placed on the chopping block. The article reviews the city’s response to the budget crisis and details how that crisis has eased during the past year as consumers in the city have started spending again.
Whether you are going in for an entry level position or you are an Executive, be prepared for the 10 interview questions most commonly asked. Here is advice on how to best answer to impress the interviewer. How would you describe yourself?Do not tell personal stories, focus on what will interest the interviewer. Begin with your recent employment, listing out your characteristics and qualifications for the position. Have a story ready illustrating your best professional accomplishments. Memorizing a 60 second story will get you remembered and show why you are the best candidate. How long were you at your former (or current) place of employment?Three to five years in generally viewed as appropriate for excellent performers. If your history has positions that were moved, downsized, acquired, or closed; you may […]