Confessions of a Hiring Manager Rev. 2.0

"Unlike so many books, Confessions of a Hiring Manager lays out EXACTLY what you need to do, say, think, and prepare at every single step of the job search process - no matter how long you may have been looking, no matter what your salary, and no matter if you're after your first job or your 20th!"  


David Newman, CSP
Best-Selling Author, Marketing Coach and Consultant

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WINNER of the 2012 International Book Award
GOLD MEDAL WINNER of the 2012 Global eBook Award

Strategic Career Engagement

"Donn LeVie has redefined excellence in the career management book category. Get ready to dog-ear the pages in Strategic Career Engagement, highlight major sections, take copious notes in the margins and get into massive action using this step by step portable mentor, advisor, and coach as your guide."

David Newman, CSP
Best-Selling Author, Marketing Coach and Consultant

RUNNER-UP of the 2016 International Book Award
SILVER MEDAL WINNER of the 2016 Global eBook Award

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7 Reasons Why Not Using Speaker Experts is Unwise Policy for Your Conference and Members

Your event or conference always uses industry experts or members as presenters. You select most of them based on the papers they submit or status within an industry--not on their ability to shift paradigms, provide immediate value for attendees, or even be interesting speakers! Learn how not bringing in outside speaker experts can be unwise policy for your event, members, and association.

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5 Strategies from the Influencer Boot Camp:
Tips for Moving from Expert to Influencer

Just because you're an expert doesn't make you an Influencer. There's more to it than that. People can remain "experts" for their entire career but never reach Influencer status because they are stuck at being influenced by others. They don't have a strategy for how to implement the tactics that will boost their professional standing in their field.  Learn what else you need to have in place before others can label you "an Influencer." 

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Implicit Bias Just Doesn't Pass the Smell Test

Taking Your Leadership to the Next Level: Conveying Your Brand Experience to Others

Are You Asking the Right Questions in the Right Way to Influence Decisions?

Three Important Characteristics You Need to be a Presence-Driven Leader

Developing Executive Leaders from Within: Moneyball Leadership

Free Articles for Association Newsletter Editors

Writing on a Notebook

Getting association members to contribute articles for newsletters or association journals on or before (or even after) editorial deadlines can put association editors under a lot of stress. That's why Donn created the FREE Article Bank for you to use for your association publications. These articles focus on related leadership and influence strategies and principles so that readers can extract immediate, put-into-action value from them.


The articles are in Word format (most are about 800 words) so you can do a "light" edit. Check back often as Donn will be adding new articles here on a regular basis. All articles are copyright © Donn LeVie Jr./Donn LeVie Jr. STRATEGIES, LLC.

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A "permission to reprint" form can be found on the first page of each article page. Please ensure you understand the terms of the permission to reprint. You can also view the form here.

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You don't know if you don't measure

How much could your organization be affected by toxic leadership, lost productivity, and employee disengagement? Just enter the numbers in the DISENGAGEMENT COST DETECTOR to find out how much poor leadership influence and persuasion skills are costing you.