February, 2017

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7 Jobs for Those Who Love Math

Career Alley

If you love math, there are a plethora of career opportunities available to you. Fortunately, math-minded individuals are able to score some of the highest paying jobs out there, from accounting to biotechnology. Here are seven jobs you can pursue if you love math. Career Opportunities Career Alternatives

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4 Ways To Keep Your Team Productive Throughout The Day

Career Alley

Keeping your entire team productive is one of the biggest challenges you’ll have, particularly in the age of streaming music on Spotify and stories on Snapchat. Not only does it require bringing together people with different work habits and personalities, it also requires setting up a workspace that is conducive to productivity.

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Top Jobs That Carry the Risk of Hearing Loss

Career Alley

Regular exposure to loud noises above 85 decibels can increase your risk of hearing loss. Permanent loss can occur with 15 minutes or more of continuous exposure to noise above 100 decibels. Career advice Hearing Loss Top Jobs

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Enhance Your Career with Leadership Coaching

Career Alley

All successful businesses have one thing in common, they have great leadership. Great leaders not only have the qualities and traits to create provide the catalyst to ensuring that all elements of the business work together. Career advice Leadership Leadership Skills

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Top Tech Skills for College Students: What You Need to Know to Succeed in School

Career Alley

Getting to college is a journey. student must do well in classes, fill-out applications, write essays, etc. In some cases, an adult gains experience before heading to college. Regardless, in some cases, essential skills are not learned or improved. If you’re headed toward a higher degree, here’s what you need to know to succeed.

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Five Career Tips for College Freshman

Career Alley

Now is your chance to get ahead of the game rather than wishing you had been more diligent. So where to start? College Grads Job Search

6 Alternatives to Job Search Boards

Career Alley

Without a doubt, job search boards are the number one tool that people use for their job search. Career advice Job Search Boards Social Media

10 Cover Letter Tips

Career Alley

Cover letter writing may seem like a necessary evil when you are looking for work, but it is no less important than preparing your resume. Taking the time to craft your cover letter well will increase your chances of getting that all-important interview - and a job offer. Cover letters Writing Tips

Looking for Inspiration? Let it find you.

Ms. Career Girl

The post Looking for Inspiration? Let it find you. appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post By Tess Callahan. Tess Callahan.

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5 Tips If You Are A Serious Job Seeker

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Tips If You Are A Serious Job Seeker appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Cornelia Shipley. Her bio follows.

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B.S. Incorporated: Review and Reflection

Ms. Career Girl

The post B.S. Incorporated: Review and Reflection appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. All that aside, I couldn’t resist the title:   B.S.

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Oh, How the New LinkedIn Has Changed!

Executive Career Brand

I just completed updating my 3 executive job search ebooks. Because LinkedIn is such a robust social network. to land a great-fit new gig ?

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The Six S Formula For Women to Thrive Professionally

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Six S Formula For Women to Thrive Professionally appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Suzanne Johnson Cook.

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What’s Hot + What’s Not in Executive Resumes – 2017

Career Trend

What’s Hot: Focus In today’s go-go-go, over-stimulated world, readers will quickly abandon your rambling, circuitous story. Instead, you must capture their attention with a tailored, what’s-in-it-for-them hook that is easy to spot, and reinforced throughout the document.

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5 actions to treat your references like royalty

Cube Rules

Quality job references are gold. ” Since companies now rarely give references (outside of dates of employment and job […]. Job Search

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The Why and How of Incorporating Social Media Into Your Job Search This New Year

Professional Resume Services

There’s a whole world wide web out there outside of your LinkedIn profile service. Here’s how it can help you with your job search!

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Every Business Should Like This Facebook Policy

Evil HR Lady

The average company offers three days of bereavement leave. Three days. Now, this is probably fine if it’s your 95-year-old grandmother whose funeral will be in the same town where you live and someone else is taking care of all the details and you weren’t that close anyway. For other situations? Here’s why.

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7 Tips to Renovate Your Home Office Before Spring

Ms. Career Girl

The post 7 Tips to Renovate Your Home Office Before Spring appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Create a Dream List. certain computer or laptop.

This Simple Resume Guide Will Improve Your Chances Of Landing An Interview

Career Realism

This Simple Resume Guide Will Improve Your Chances Of Landing An Interview. Work It Daily. This resume guide is sponsored by The Ladders. Work History.

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How to Create a Living Resume

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Create a Living Resume appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by James Clift. His bio follows. Career Girl.

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Need Help? Here’s What Your HR Department Can Help You With

Evil HR Lady

HR has a bad reputation. See title of Blog.) But there are lots of things your human resources department can help you with. Some of these you may know about and some of them might be surprises to you. Even bad HR people should be able to help you with some of these things, and great HR departments (they do exist! I’ve been in several!)

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Are You Over Educated? Why Does it Matter to Your Career?

Competitive Resumes

Are you looking to get another degree to help your career? Did the first one help your career at all? Is there a topic you like to hear more about?

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Unconscious Bias: Your Career, Workplace, and Everywhere

Competitive Resumes

Last week, I traveled to the University of North Georgia to present a talk about “Unconscious Bias.” Unconscious Bias: Fear of the unknown.

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5 Must-Do’s To Land More Executive Job Interviews

Executive Career Brand

When you’re in executive job search mode, landing a coveted interview is like hitting the jackpot. Before describing the must-do’s.

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The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search Part – 4

Executive Career Brand

Two Little-Known Ways to Master The Personal Branding Social Proof Paradigm. Part 2 – How to Define Your Unique Personal Brand and Make It Memorable.

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Glassdoor’s Top 20 Employee Perks

Evil HR Lady

Glassdoor pulled together a list of some pretty great perks. They describe these perks as going “beyond the basics” and entering “legendary status.” ” While I’m not quite sure all of these reach legendary status, I will say that most are pretty awesome. 1. Why this is “legendary”: Gyms are common.

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How Introverts Can Impress in Interviews

The Undercover Recruiter

Most people don’t associate introverts with the idea of attention-grabbing impact and unforgettable first impressions. View Article.

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5 things to ask your employer about your 401(k)

Cube Rules

Don’t just set your 401k contribution without asking any questions. Personal Finance 401(k) retirement plans

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The 5-step formula to answer tough questions at work

Ms. Career Girl

The post The 5-step formula to answer tough questions at work appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. If you have the answer for the question, great!

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Is Your International Travel Destroying Your Moral Compass?

Evil HR Lady

My son was a baby when our family moved to Switzerland. If you have any s tereotypes of the Swiss in your head , it’s probably that they are clean and orderly. This stereotype overwhelmingly plays out. For example, the street cleaner truck goes down my suburban street every week. And crossing the street? You never, ever, go against the light.

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How to Avoid the Top 5 Executive Resume Mistakes

Professional Resume Services

It’s easier to flub with your executive resume than you think! Here are some of the top mistakes to avoid. Be Clear. Keep it Simple.

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Your Words: Career Lighthouse Beacons

Career Trend

Email communications between a single sender and recipient can vary widely in quality, content and thoughtfulness.

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Challenge: Stop Saying “Um” When You’re Speaking

Career Realism

Challenge: Stop Saying “Um” When You’re Speaking. Work It Daily. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to stop saying “um” when you’re speaking. Tell us!

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Top 10 Talent Competitive Countries and Cities in 2017

The Undercover Recruiter

View Article. Top 10 Talent Competitive Countries and Cities in 2017. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Career Blog.

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Challenge: Identify Something You LOVE About A Job You Hate

Career Realism

Challenge: Identify Something You LOVE About A Job You Hate. Work It Daily. You don’t just hate your job, you LOATHE it to the core. Tell us!

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CEB Study Shows Eliminating Performance Reviews Causes Managers to Suck More - Not Less.

HR Capitalist

I know, I know. You think performance reviews suck. You're probably right, they probably do. Neuroscience backed them up. Why did that happen?

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Why HR Is Critical for Business Success

Evil HR Lady

Lots of people misunderstand HR. After all, HR is the group that often has to deliver bad news. But HR can be a rewarding career that makes a difference in people’s lives and helps businesses succeed. Why HR? Many individuals pursue HR because they love people. good HR leader understands people, business and how the two fit together.

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Facing Unconscious Bias in Your Career and Life

Competitive Resumes

Understanding unconscious bias is important for employers and job candidates. It’s also critical for respectful conversations in the workplace.

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5 Industries with Serious Skills Shortages

The Undercover Recruiter

With UCAS figures showing a record number of students being accepted at universities and the. View Article. Industries with Serious Skills Shortages.

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Why IBM’s Move to Limit Telecommuting (a la Marissa Mayer) Is Doomed

Evil HR Lady

IBM, which has long had a large telecommuting population , has made a massive policy change: Move into one of six offices, or leave the company. According to The Register this was announced through a confidential video, viewed by their staff. IBM, which has had 19 consecutive quarters with declining revenue, clearly has some problems.

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