November, 2016

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In Your Job Search, Embrace the Struggle!

Career Trend

Rather than wrestling with career change and growth, embrace the empowering gains you achieve by diligently exercising that muscle. executive resumes

Modern Networking Manners for Your Career

Competitive Resumes

We know networking is essential to success in business and career management. How has networking helped you and your career? Beverly Langford, Ph.D.

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Improve Your Resume with Stronger Accomplishments

Ms. Career Girl

The post Improve Your Resume with Stronger Accomplishments appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. One of the most dreaded steps in the job-hunting process?

Stuck in Your Career? Try These 3 Powerful Tips

Ms. Career Girl

The post Stuck in Your Career? Try These 3 Powerful Tips appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Need help? Here’s where to start. 1. Create a Vision Board.

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Four Little-Known Ways to Help Your Resume Pop!

Professional Resume Services

Writing an effective resume will make it pop. You only have a few seconds to impress a recruiter before they move on to the next resume.

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How Do I Find Jobs on LinkedIn?

Career Alley

So many people are capitalizing on LinkedIn, from getting LinkedIn training for sales teams to individual entrepreneurs using it as a content marketing platform to job seekers using it to empower their career. For them it starts with the resume. LinkedIn Job Search

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7 Universal Rules of Respectful Co-worker Conduct

Ms. Career Girl

The post 7 Universal Rules of Respectful Co-worker Conduct appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post By Vicky Oliver.

6 Ways the Zombies Took Over Your Job Search

Competitive Resumes

This article was originally published on Come Recommended ! It is possible your job search is hijacked by zombies. Rinse and repeat. Click To Tweet.

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5 Reasons You Should Let Others Make Your Decisions

Evil HR Lady

Have you ever sat, staring at a blank email, trying to figure out what to say and how to say it? Have you rehearsed a conversation over and over in your head, trying to figure out what to say and you just can’t come up with something? Then you ask a friend and the friend just spouts out the perfect response ? Why is that?

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The One Skill Every Job Seeker Should Have

Executive Career Brand

Being a good listener makes even less qualified candidates more attractive. We want things to happen quickly, and then we quickly lose interest.

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Keeping The Leader Inside You From Getting Lost

Ms. Career Girl

The post Keeping The Leader Inside You From Getting Lost appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. What is it you’re not seeing? You can do both.

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10 Life Lessons from Mrs. Brady

Evil HR Lady

Florence Henderson died on Thanksgiving Day, 2016. As a child of the 70s, I’ve probably seen every Brady Bunch episode numerous times.

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HR Humor in Hollywood

Evil HR Lady

Every office-based TV show and movie needs an HR department. But what would happen if you were trained in HR by watching TV shows and movies? You’d probably learn both good and bad things. Mostly bad, though, because let’s face it, HR isn’t exactly portrayed accurately in Hollywood. Don’t believe me?

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4 Tips to Impress Employers That Require Persistence

Competitive Resumes

This article was first published on YouTern.com ! With so many responsibilities and open positions to fill, you are not their main point of focus.

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Is It Time To Go To Work For Yourself?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Is It Time To Go To Work For Yourself? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. But I know that’s not how life plays out for everyone.

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Trust in the Workplace with Payscale

Competitive Resumes

Sean Leslie from Payscale is my guest this week to discuss the new Payscale report, “ You’re not the Boss of Me – Trust in the Workplace.”  11/15.

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Rule Number One: There’s Only One Rule

Ms. Career Girl

The post Rule Number One: There’s Only One Rule appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by  MacKenzie Jones. Hallelujah!

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Learning to work for an a**hole is a really important thing to do.” ” – Anne Mulcahy. Former CEO, Xerox. The words may be a bit. rough”.

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How To Avoid The Mistake Of Making A Reactive Shift

Career Shifters

Are you desperate to get away from your current career? Willing to do anything to escape? You might be heading toward a reactive shift. Tuesday, 6 p.m.

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5 Mistakes That Are Killing Your LinkedIn Profile

Career Realism

5 Mistakes That Are Killing Your LinkedIn Profile. Work It Daily. Did you know that 89% of recruiters report having hired someone through LinkedIn?

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Game-changing Executive Resume FAQs

Executive Career Brand

In this series of posts on executive job search Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), I’ve already covered the following: LinkedIn FAQs. My resume stinks.

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How to Tell Your Salaried Employees They are Now Hourly

Evil HR Lady

Some of your salaried employees are about to become hourly employees , and there’s nothing you can do to stop it. Starting on December 1, 2016, the minimum salary needed to qualify for a salary exemption will jump from $455 a week ($23,660 per year) to $913 per week ($47,476 per year). How should you tell your employees?

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5 Tips To Stay Positive And Motivated While Job Searching

Career Realism

5 Tips To Stay Positive And Motivated While Job Searching. Work It Daily. Related:  3 Tips On Using Direct Mail In Your Job Search. Not getting lazy.

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Online Reputation Management FAQs for Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

But they often don’t know how to go about building an online footprint. They struggle with how far they’re willing to go with it. Think about this.

Managing isn’t all about hitting targets

Evil HR Lady

The most important thing a manager does is make sure the work is getting done on time and on budget. Of course, these two things are critical for success, but managing the people is also very important for a successful department. To read about it, click here: Managing results is just half the leader’s job.

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Managing Seasonal Overtime: Rallying Your Staff for the Busy Season

Evil HR Lady

Organizations that have busy seasons can have significant seasonal overtime challenges. Those challenges can include time management, filling shifts and compensating employees. When gearing up for a busy season, organizations are wise to anticipate obstacles and address them before they ramp up. Who Is Eligible for Overtime?

Easy Tips to Improve Your Presentation Skills

Ms. Career Girl

The post Easy Tips to Improve Your Presentation Skills appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. But not everyone loves it! What about you? You’re not alone!

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You Should Never Hire an Over-Qualified Worker. Right? Wrong

Evil HR Lady

A recent study found that there are some serious advantages to hiring someone who is more than qualified for the position. Hiring someone who is overqualified person sometimes means that person has the knowledge, skill, and time to be creative. And being creative can often bring benefits to the whole business. Right?

There Are No Do-Overs in Job Hunting

Evil HR Lady

The Wall Street Journal shared a heart-warming tale of Abhijit Phadnis who messed up a job interview , asked for feedback, convinced them he could do what they wanted and ended up with the job. It’s a great story. But you shouldn’t bank on it happening to you. He knew he was rejected.

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Do Feminine Work Outfits Affect Your Job Prospects?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Do Feminine Work Outfits Affect Your Job Prospects? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. If you’ve seen the film, you might well be confused.

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A BEAUTIFUL MIND: Mental Workouts To Strengthen Your Brain

Ms. Career Girl

The post A BEAUTIFUL MIND: Mental Workouts To Strengthen Your Brain appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. We’re human! We forget things. Puzzle.

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11 Characteristics of a True Professional

Competitive Resumes

Showing yourself as a professional is critical. It is no longer good enough to be present. You must be impressive. Your presence must move them to act. You

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The Hollow Life: The Hidden Dangers of the Unfulfilled

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Hollow Life: The Hidden Dangers of the Unfulfilled appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Halley Bock. Check.

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Ladies: It’s Your Right to Define Leadership on Your Terms

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ladies: It’s Your Right to Define Leadership on Your Terms appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Morag Lucey.

How to Ensure Your References Are as Helpful as Possible

Professional Resume Services

The best resume writing services will help you with your references. Here are some quick ways to ensure your references are as helpful as possible.

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5 Ways To Kill Your Chances With A Hiring Manager

Career Realism

5 Ways To Kill Your Chances With A Hiring Manager. Who wouldn’t want the ability to instantly read a person’s mind and affect their behavior?

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4 Ideal Questions To Ask In A Phone Interview

Career Realism

4 Ideal Questions To Ask In A Phone Interview. Work It Daily. In every interview it’s important to ask questions—that includes phone interviews.

7 ways to nail the interview

Cube Rules

Maybe you have recently graduated college and are looking to land your first big break in your chosen field. Whatever your situation, it’s […].

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How to Give 360-Degree Feedback to Different Personality Types

Blogging4jobs

It has such an undeniably large role to play that it’s increasingly important in modern workspaces to acknowledge differences in personality. Playfuls.

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Job Hunting Trends For 2017

Ms. Career Girl

The post Job Hunting Trends For 2017 appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. This kind of approach is, evidently, no longer used these days. Be confident.

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