March, 2017

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B.S. Incorporated Will Make You Serious About Your Job Search and Career

Competitive Resumes

Finally, I read a job search and career book with the mission to entertain while making serious points. Incorporated. I am here for it! Incorporated.

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A Letter to My Discouraged Jobseeking Friends (with 11 Lessons and Tips)

Ms. Career Girl

The post A Letter to My Discouraged Jobseeking Friends (with 11 Lessons and Tips) appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. It sounded like a great match.

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There are only two reasons people voluntarily leave their jobs

Cube Rules

Those two reasons are: The level of threat against the person and the […]. Cube Rules Commentary

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Are You Faithful to the Complexity of Your Resume Story?

Career Trend

“Make sure your message is clear, yet that you are faithful to its complexity.” — Michael Dirda Simplicity is overrated.

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The Two Worst LinkedIn Profile Headline Mistakes

Executive Career Brand

In our first consultation, a new client of mine asked me whether the LinkedIn professional headline a writer had created for him was a good one.

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When Working From Home Goes Hilariously Wrong

Evil HR Lady

Political Scientist Robert E. Kelly was live, on the air, from his home, when his kids decided to see what dad was up too. What ensued is this hilarious clip with poor Dr. Kelly trying to talk about the very serious impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye. I can relate. Ahh, the joy of children, bang! bang! (My I do not.).

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I disagree with career experts who claim the resume has just one purpose

Career Trend

A tweet floated by in my Twitter stream the other day reminding careerists that “the ONLY purpose of a resume is to get you that interview!”

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5 Reasons Why Your Executive Resume Is Not Working

Executive Career Brand

Many executive job seekers are in a rut, spinning their wheels. There could be many reasons why your resume isn’t working for you. My advice? Try this.

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5 Tips To To Adjust To A Frequently-On-The-Road Job

Cube Rules

In today’s world most jobs will entail some form of travel. Some are three or four times a year while others are three or four times a week.

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5 Reasons to Unfollow Career Obstructing Social Media Contacts

Competitive Resumes

Guilt by association on social media is a reality. If you’re associated with someone who doesn’t represent you can be a pretty painful experience.

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Tips For Launching Your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

The post Tips For Launching Your #SideHustle appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. My small business allowed me to make a comeback in my own life.

2017 55

Is Hiring Students Worth the Investment?

Evil HR Lady

Hiring students to work at your restaurant seems pretty normal. However, employing younger staff members comes with both benefits and drawbacks. Is it the right decision for your restaurant? Here are a few considerations to keep in mind. Think about Training Time. You will have to train them on every little detail of the job. Vitamix

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Jump on your career surfboard + ride the wave

Career Trend

A client + senior executive careerist reminded me today the importance of ‘riding the wave’ of change, of its constancy.

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Executive Job Search Success After 50: How to Overcome Age Discrimination

Executive Career Brand

All of a sudden, job interviews may be much harder to land. It may be clear, and terribly discomforting. you’re facing age discrimination.

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From Sound Engineer to Marketing

Career Shifters

“I was tired, had no free time and was pretty much broke.”. What do you do when you discover the work of your dreams isn't all it's cracked up to be?

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Negotiation in Your Workplace, Job Search, and Everywhere Else

Competitive Resumes

Negotiation is a must have this skill for your job search, workplace, and life. To help us embrace this role, Kwame Christian, an attorney will help.

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Five Top Tips For Effective Networking

Ms. Career Girl

The post Five Top Tips For Effective Networking appeared first on Ms. Commit to building fewer, more valuable connections. Be confident. Follow up.

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If Donald Trump Were a Woman, You’d Like Him More

Evil HR Lady

The woman (actress Rachel Tuggle Whorton) plays Trump and the man (actor Daryl Embry) plays Clinton. It’s a fascinating thing to watch.

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The 4-point framework for answering job interview questions

Cube Rules

That’s happened in literally all of the interviews I’m participating in for the day job. It drives me (and the hiring manager) crazy.

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LinkedIn Personal Branding Secrets for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Check out the podcast I did with Mac Prichard (@ Mac_Prichard on Twitter) on LinkedIn, personal branding and executive job search — as part of his “ Find a Dream Job ” series. 077: Do You Know These LinkedIn Secrets with 
Meg Guiseppi. Listen to the podcast on YouTube. Build and Engage Your LinkedIn Network. to land a great-fit new gig

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10 CV Mistakes That Put Employers Off Your Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

If your candidate is applying for new opportunities, you need to see off their competition and show that they are the best person for the job.

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Here's The Video I Send Team Members When I Think People Are Stupid.

HR Capitalist

So we (you and me) work to communicate to that lowest common denominator. I've had that type of moment in the last month. How did I get here? Enjoy.

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5 Warning Signs Not to Accept a Job

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Warning Signs Not to Accept a Job appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. From the outside, jobs can seem perfect. Interview Fibs. Career Girl.

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I’m a Single Parent Who Can’t Find an Overnight Babysitter. Help!

Evil HR Lady

I was wondering if you could provide guidance. I was recently informed, with three weeks notice, that I was required to attend out of town, overnight, mandatory training. After exhausting many resources for availability for childcare, I informed my manager I would not be able to attend this training. It was something I had to do as a part of my job.

2017 47

Everything You Should Know About LinkedIn Endorsements

Professional Resume Services

LinkedIn endorsements can be incredibly valuable when used efficiently! Here’s how to make the most of them. Manage and Edit Your Endorsements.

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How to Deal with Rude People – Co-Workers, Associates, Customers, Strangers

Personal Excellence Blog

This is part 1 of my series on how to deal with rude people — including strangers, co-workers, associates, and customers. Enjoy! A Rude Client.

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3 Reasons Cultural Fit is Important in the Workplace

The Undercover Recruiter

It is often said that firms want to recruit people with the right attitude and work ethic rather than just a glowing CV. View Article.

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JUST STOP: Attachments in Meeting Invites and Nowhere Else.

HR Capitalist

Nails on the chalkboard. Atlanta traffic. Other people's snoring. YouTube ads. Waiting in a line more than 4 people deep. These things? Neither do I.

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Perfectly Imperfect – Insights From Kelly McNelis

Ms. Career Girl

The post Perfectly Imperfect – Insights From Kelly McNelis appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Enjoy! A: There is so much to say on this subject!

2017 46

Career Growth is Up to You

Evil HR Lady

Wouldn’t it be awesome if when you were 18 you could sit down with a counselor who could help you plan out your career and then you’d just follow that path? “So, when you’re 22 you’ll take an entry level job as a marketing assistant. ” Ha, no. That’s not how it works. The Balance

2017 45

Challenge: Take Your Lunch Break

Career Realism

Challenge: Take Your Lunch Break. Work It Daily. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to take your lunch break. Allow yourself to recharge. Read a book.

2017 33

Why Is My Executive Job Search Taking So Long?

Executive Career Brand

I won’t sugarcoat it. Executive job search in the digital age is hard! It requires plenty of planning and purposeful work. Do it right from the start.

2017 41

From HR to Writing

Career Shifters

"I cringed every time someone asked me about my job. I hated talking about it.". Nina Jervis was stuck and lost in a career she'd given 15 years to.

2017 45

ECONOMIC MOBLITY CHART: The Older I Get, The Less I Judge People.

HR Capitalist

As tax time approaches, I find myself searching for a little balance. Why do I have to pay so much in taxes? It's one thing to say that 7.5% for sure.

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