Don’t Call it a Comeback

I am calling a bottom. If you watch CNBC that seemed like the thing to do a while ago. I am actually calling that we passed the bottom about five months ago. I’m not sure if you are allowed to do that, but I don’t see how anyone can stop me. We passed the bottom…


NY, New York: the Town so Nice They Named it Twice

It has been quite some time since we had great jobs to work on in the NY market. The web analytics community in NY is pretty large, but there have not been great job opportunities here lately. Since it is our home town, I am pleased to report that there are once again some really…


Web Analytics MeetUp NYC – tomorrow night

Dan Wright of Register.com invited me to speak at the Web Analytics MeetUp tomorrow night (Tuesday, April 14th). I have been a Web Analytics Wednesday guy for the longest time, so I was interested to hear about this group. Apparently they have been meeting on a monthly basis for some time – each time in…


Part-Timers: a Win-Win

I gave a presentation to the Web Analytics Wednesday group in Austin, TX a few weeks ago. There were about thirty people in attendance — approx half of the group was either unemployed or looking for additional work. My presentation focused on "selling yourself" in this market — as opposed to "building your personal brand"…


The “S” Word

Unemployment is higher than it has been since our grandparents were kids. No matter how hot our industry may be, this can do bad things to your career path. Our team is working on some very interesting positions, but there is no doubt that there are far fewer positions open now than there were a…