Latest Steven Kirkpatrick

Business

Students in, garbage out

Like hundreds of other entrepreneurs in Hampton Roads, I own a small business that hires and trains young ...

Business

Advice for the job search

For the past few weeks I’ve been looking for workers for a new business that I am launching ...

Columnists

Life’s not fair — get over it

One bright sunny day when I was 10 years old, my father got up and went to work ...

Columnists

Don’t play the lottery

While driving to Arlington recently, I stopped at a store to buy some gas and a snack. While ...

Columnists

Self esteem and the American worker

As a child growing up in the 1960s and ‘70s, I can vividly recall being repeatedly exposed to ...

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