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The Election Is Over. Now What?

By | February 10th, 2017|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , , , |

Now that we have a new president, how much will our lives really change? I’m sorry to tell you that the answer is not as much as some people hope and not as much as [...]

The Interview Tactics that Scare Off Candidates

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , , , |

Employers should also be careful with multiple interviewers and be sure to let the candidate speak, says George A. Santino, author of Get Back Up: From the Streets to Microsoft Suites.  “With multiple interviews there [...]

The Cost of Work/Life Balance

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , , , |

I’ve been hearing a lot about work/life balance these days from corporations and politicians. It seems that everyone wants to talk about how you can be successful at work and have a life too. In [...]

7 Steps To Landing (And Keeping) A New Job

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , , |

Guest blogger George A. Santino was born into a family living in poverty in Philadelphia’s violent Tasker Street Projects. He was subjected to his alcoholic father’s fits of temper as he tried to earn money for [...]

Five Steps to Landing and Keeping That New Job

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , , |

In his book, Get Back Up – From the Streets to the Microsoft Suites George A. Santino shares his rare humor and the story of his rise from humble beginnings through a series of adventures—opening a sports bar with [...]

How street smarts and hard work pay off

By | August 19th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , |

George Santino musician and author of Get Back Up: From the Streets to Microsoft Suites, shares with us his story and how he used his street smarts and hard work to maneuver through multiple career [...]

Why Not You?

By | August 4th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , , , |

After writing a book titled Get Back Up: From the Streets to Microsoft Suites, I was given the opportunity to pen several byline articles and blogs. There’s a common thread in everything I write, and [...]

Microsoft Partner Reveals His Secrets to Success

By | August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , |

George A Santino didn’t plan on being a writer. Truth be told, he didn’t plan on being a fast food manager, real estate investor, liquor salesman or recording artist either. The idea that he’d spend [...]

Host Cyrus Webb Welcomes Recording Artist and Author George A. Santino to Conversations Live

By | July 11th, 2016|Categories: All News|Tags: , , , |

Host Cyrus Webb welcomes back recording artist and author George A. Santino to Conversations Live to discuss his journey that has led to the album and now the book GET BACK UP. Read More

Are You a Victim?

By | July 5th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , , |

If you listen to politicians from both major political parties these days, we’re all victims. They say that the system is rigged and the deck is stacked against us. They tell us that we don’t [...]

Retired Microsoft Partner Pens Autobiography

By | July 5th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , |

Seattle native and retired Microsoft partner George A. Santino details how hard work led to his rise from welfare to success in his new book Get Back Up: From the Streets to the Microsoft Suites. [...]

Knocked Down? This Way Up!

By | June 20th, 2016|Categories: Author News|Tags: , , , |

I suppose there are some people out there who never have any challenges beyond the tragedy of a facial zit.  But I think they’re about as rare as a unicorn.  For the rest of us, [...]