October, 2016

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3 Reasons to Start Speaking at Industry Conferences

Ms. Career Girl

The post 3 Reasons to Start Speaking at Industry Conferences appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Brendan Alan Barrett.

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The 4 Career Change Traps You Don't Know You're In (And How To Get Out Of Them)

Career Shifters

If you're getting nowhere with your shift, there's a good chance you've got yourself into a 'monkey trap'. And all that's left to do is wait. Triumph!

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LinkedIn FAQs for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Online reputation management and online presence. Executive job search in general. Here are 5 LinkedIn FAQs for Executive Job Search. 1.

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How Executive Resume Targeting Works

Professional Resume Services

You can rely on an executive resume writing service – such as Professional Resume Services – to help you craft the most effective resume.

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5 Interview Resources for Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit

Career Alley

interviewing is not just talking about yourself, it's asking the right questions, giving the right answers and expressing yourself in the right way. Interviews Interview Tips Job Search Toolkit

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What’s the Best Executive Resume Format and Length?

Executive Career Brand

When I speak with executive job seekers, one of the first things they often ask me is how their resume stacks up. Your existing network.

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How to Stop Helicopter Parenting

Evil HR Lady

When you hover over your kid and fix all his problems, you’re being a good parent, but when your neighbor does it, it’s obnoxious helicopter parenting. Or something. The problem is, helicoptered kids aren’t prepared to solve their own problems, which  makes it tough for them to survive in a business environment.

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9 Ways to Managing Your Career Successfully

Position Ignition

There is no such thing as a job for life any more and it is no longer safe to think that any one job is secure. Career Development

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Giving Women Courage in their Career Development

Competitive Resumes

Women desire to differentiate themselves through making an impact with their ideas. What are you career development challenges?

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Startup Tips are for Women Too!

Ms. Career Girl

The post Startup Tips are for Women Too! appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Ladies, the number of women-owned business in the US has grown to over 9.1

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LinkedIn Adds 2 New Features for Recruiters & Job Seekers


I talk to recruiters and job seekers every day. It feels like they are miles away from each other. Open Candidate. Apply Starters.

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How Do I Rebuild My Network for Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

4 Steps to Revive and Expand Your Network. Many of my executive job seeking clients ask me that question when we first connect. as outlined below.

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Want a Smart Business Move? Try Introducing Flexibility

Evil HR Lady

Think about your ideal job. Does it involve getting to work at the crack of dawn, barely having time to grab lunch, and getting home after dark—even in the summer? Of course not. The ideal job allows time for family and friends, as well as a good pay check and a challenging work environment. Bosses want an ideal employee.

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10 Ways to Build Your Reputation at Work

Position Ignition

If only having a good reputation at work was as simple as keeping your nose to the grindstone and working hard.

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Second Chance for Job Seekers with Good Hire

Competitive Resumes

I started noticing then following Good Hire a while ago because they were publishing about the need to give ex-offenders a second chance.

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Why the “Jack of All Trades” Will Always be MVP

Ms. Career Girl

The post Why the “Jack of All Trades” Will Always be MVP appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Here’s why:    . Business is constantly changing. Ask “why?”

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I'm Tired And I'm Stuck. How Do I Make A Shift When I've Almost Given Up?

Career Shifters

Marie is exhausted. With a career that's emotionally and physically draining, she's had to 'switch off' to survive. How do you feel about your work?

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15 CV Mistakes Costing You Interviews

The Undercover Recruiter

Your CV is an important part of your armoury when looking for a job. View Article. 15 CV Mistakes Costing You Interviews.

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The Five Worst Things You Can Do After You Lose Your Job

Evil HR Lady

When boss yanks your job out from under your feet , the result can be devastating. Whether you’re fired because of misbehavior on your part or a mistake on the company’s part, it feels awful. Lots of people have been fired or laid off before–myself included. They will only make the situation worse. 1.

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3 Types of Job Hunters Who Can’t Find Work


You’re kicking off a new job hunt, and you’ve sent out a fresh resume. And…radio silence. Did something go wrong? You need work to get work.

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I Have to go Find a Job Will Sound Silly in 2017

Competitive Resumes

Most people have this habit of starting their job search from scratch. Let’s get used to incessantly marketing ourselves. Click To Tweet.

2017 42

5 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Don’t Waste Time On

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Don’t Waste Time On appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Carmen Jacob.

The New Employee Engagement Video: Results, Progress, and Energy

David Zinger

3 Powerful Elements in the New Employee Engagement are: Know your results. Manage progress. Monitor energy.

Glassdoor Just Gave You A Gift, HR. It's In a Brown Paper Bag and on Fire Just Outside Your Door.

HR Capitalist

Ah yes, Glassdoor.  As people like to say when they're in relationship of questionable health - it's complicated. That means a couple of things.

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What Past Names Do You Have Share on a Job Application

Evil HR Lady

I’d like to ask about some special scenarios when an employer asks for other names you’ve been known by, and whether or not the applicant needs to provide said name in such cases: 1. If you go by a pseudonym for a particular purpose (e.g. The birth name of someone whose name was changed as a child (e.g. This answer is for normal jobs.

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5 Ways to Amplify Your Diversity Recruiting Efforts


Who doesn’t want more sales and an increase to the bottom line? We all do. The goal is still finding the most qualified talent for a role.

5 Reasons Job Seekers Will Use Instagram Stories Not Snapchat for their Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Instagram stories is new and significant. In today’s day and age, social proof and timeliness are critical to standing out in the job market.

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10 Tips to Step Up Your Presentations

Ms. Career Girl

The post 10 Tips to Step Up Your Presentations appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. One of those ways is giving stellar presentations. Make it true.

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Employee Engagement Monday Mirth: Are You Worthy?

David Zinger

Employee Engagement cartoon by my good friend John Junson. Are you Worthy? Those who laugh, last!

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14 Things That Impact The Quality Of Your Personal Brand

Career Realism

14 Things That Impact The Quality Of Your Personal Brand. Work It Daily. Quality and personal excellence are two key elements of your personal brand.

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Please Stop Punishing Your Employees For Being Introverted

Evil HR Lady

Remember back in school when class participation made up 10 percent of your grader? For some people this was the easiest 10 percent of the semester. You know the types–the ones who loved to hear the sounds of their own voices. They commented on everything , whether or not they had something to say. This grade was the bane of my existence.

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Hangry vs. Happy Worker: How Food Influences Mood

The Undercover Recruiter

Mood is a tricky commodity. A low mood is influenced by so much; often fickle by nature it can come and go or creep. View Article.

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Here's a Test That's Available to Measure Candidate/Employee GRIT.

HR Capitalist

Most of us have been impacted by seeing people with great talent not get things done after we hire them. AMBITION. INITIATIVE. What did I miss?

2016 30

Career Lessons You Can Learn From 10-Year-Olds

Ms. Career Girl

The post Career Lessons You Can Learn From 10-Year-Olds appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Maybe you were one of them. Are you a manager? Career Girl.

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