this journal article from businessjournal.com has a great list of the best places to work in philadelphia. It has things like a good atmosphere, good pay, reasonable hours, and a good environment. The article is very interesting though, because they have a list of the best places to work based on the level of self-awareness.
As a self-aware business owner, I have to say that the article that I read this morning was a big part of my decision to leave my previous job. It tells us that the article’s top 5 places to work and has great descriptions of the workplace and what makes it so great.
I’ve worked at a lot of different places since I moved to Philadelphia and I’m always amazed at how few places are self-aware. It’s also the reason I have a lot of fond memories of the places I had my first job. I’m not sure if I ever made any friends while there, but I’m sure I would have if I had stayed.
Some companies have their own ways of fostering a self-awareness. I remember when I first started working for my previous organization, the managers would look at me as if I was a complete moron and ask me to come in and talk about everything for an hour. I was pretty shocked when I worked there. I had no idea how to talk or think in order to make myself understood.
So I’ve been to a lot of places, but the ones where I’ve done the least are my current job as an editor in the Philadelphia Business Journal. I’ve spent my entire life with editors, but I’ve never had to deal with anyone who was as self-aware as a business journal editor. And that’s saying something, because many of them are probably the most clueless people I’ve ever met in my entire life.
Philly has the largest concentration of business publications in the country, and the Philadelphia Business Journal has been one of the top ones in the country for more than 50 years. It is one of the oldest business journals in the country and has been published continuously since 1928. It has two editors, which are very important when it comes to making a business journal run.
The most important editor is Tom Ewing, who is the one who runs the business section, and the other is his wife, the editor of the magazine. Both of them are really smart, but they’ve got their own agendas. I know this because they are both very opinionated about their own business and will often make personal attacks that really hurt the business paper’s credibility.
Tom Ewing is from Philadelphia, and he works for a bank that has branches in all the major cities and suburbs. And when he speaks about these branches, it’s always about how they’ve earned the right to be in the business of building banks, and that includes branches in all the major cities and suburbs including Philadelphia. So he is very focused on building banks because he knows how important the whole “bank branch” business is.
I always thought that Ewing was a bit of a lightweight since his whole focus is on banks. However, I must say after watching his interview with the business paper, I feel like it was a bit much. Its like he was trying to be a bit too hard to get hired.
That being said, I don’t think Ewing is a bad guy. In fact, to me, he’s one of the most intelligent business guys I’ve ever met. He is very passionate about the bank business and always up to something. Maybe he should have just let the people who are actually interested in his work get hired.