Category Archives: Business Productivity

May 18, 2016 – 9:44 am By Ryan Rosado

House of Card fans and Workplace Leadership enthusiasts should check out my latest featured GovLoop post that was published this past week on “7 Leadership Lessons from House of Cards’ Claire Underwood.” Your readership and comments are greatly appreciated!

April 25, 2015 – 4:34 pm By Ryan Rosado

Earlier this year I took on the task of participating in GovLoop’s Featured Blogger Challenge.  I submitted my application and ta-da I was selected to be included in their team of bloggers!  From January 9 – March 27, 2015, I produced one blog post per week on topics relating to either being a government employee, […]

April 30, 2014 – 7:13 pm By Ryan Rosado

Ever find that you need to send an attachment in an email but don’t have access to your desktop and all you have at your disposal is your iPhone?  Well, I did recently and found myself scratching my head wondering how the heck I could get an attachment I sent myself to be attached to […]

August 3, 2013 – 8:45 pm By Ryan Rosado

A wise modern-day poet once said, “Check yourself before you wreck yourself.”  This wise modern-day poet is none other than Ice Cube.  The LA native rapper has a good point though.  Especially when performing work with clients or business partners, one should indeed check themselves before they wreck themselves. I’ve learned this the hard way.  […]

April 2, 2013 – 8:02 pm By Ryan Rosado

There’s nothing like a legit workaround or short-cut to help you get your job done better and faster.  Two great tools I use on occasion for these legit shortcuts are: FoxUtils PDF Merger and Nitro PDF to Word Converter. Too often I have found myself either having multiple PDFs file that I need to condense […]

September 14, 2012 – 1:55 am By Ryan Rosado

During the past year, if there’s one thing I’ve become pretty darn good at, it’s job hunting. Previous to becoming a gentleman of leisure/laid off for 8 months, I only half heartedly was searching for other employment. But when I got backed up against the wall, I had to rearrange my approach to seeking gainful […]

August 7, 2012 – 2:52 pm By Ryan Rosado

During my trial and tribulations as an unemployed young adult, I tried to tap into as many resources as possible to obtain employment.  One avenue I ventured deep into was utilizing staffing agencies.  Prior to stepping into the world of staffing agencies, I had little to no knowledge of what to expect.  I want to […]

July 19, 2012 – 10:42 am By Ryan Rosado

A few years ago it seemed like working for a government contractor was the way to go.  But as government agencies are doing more tasks internally and as Congress is cutting budgets left and right (especially for the DoD), government contractors are becoming more and more disposable.  I have had the eye-opening experience of working […]

July 3, 2012 – 1:49 pm By Ryan Rosado

I think I speak for most people today when I say our friends on Facebook or people we follow on Twitter sometimes deliver news faster than say CNN or Fox News. That’s because people are usually always connected via social media. Now wouldn’t it be a neat idea to combine the lightning fast reaction of […]

April 22, 2012 – 3:00 pm By Ryan Rosado

If Dan Zarella’s latest webinar could be summed up in an analogy it would be compared to the Show “How’s It’s Made.”  A webinar about how to efficiently create a successful webinar. This past Wednesday, Dan Zarella hosted “The Science of Webinars” with the assistance of James Hillard of Citrix, a webinar hosting service.  For […]