February, 2017

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President’s Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

“A man who wants to lead the orchestra. must turn his back on the crowd.” ” – Max Lucado. The Presidency is a kind of podium.

Workplace Negotiating Insight No. 5: Email is Your Faithful Friend

Sklover Working Wisdom

It often pays, and pays quite well, to “Speak with Your Fingers, Not With Your Lips.”. Email that shows what was said. Yes, just one word.

Happy Valentine’s Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

On this. Valentine’s Day. We wish all of you. To have. loved one, To be. loved one, and. To be One. Who loves. All of us LOVERS at. 2017 Alan L.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Beyond the mountain is another mountain.” ” – Haitian Proverb. It never ends. This week’s quote was presented to us by Fabiola M. of St.

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Your friends will believe in your potential. Your enemies will make you live up to it.” ” – Tim Fargo. Thank you immensely, Patricia.

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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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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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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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.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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8 Movies Every Recruiter Must Watch

The Undercover Recruiter

Whether you are looking for some sales inspiration this month or simply fancy a night in with some popcorn and a storyline you can relate to.

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Grit is overrated; the hardest worker never wins

Penelope Trunk

The people with the most grit are really poor or really neglected and they overcome those circumstances. But But why aspire to that? Women.

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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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Working The Workplace: How Office Environments Affect Our Output

Ms. Career Girl

The post Working The Workplace: How Office Environments Affect Our Output appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Open for business? Take a chill pill.

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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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9 Interview Experiences to Make You LOL

The Undercover Recruiter

You’ve told them to do all the prep beforehand to make sure they’re as ready as they’ll ever be. View Article.

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Audi’s ridiculous Super Bowl ad gives us only myths about pay. Here’s reality.

Evil HR Lady

Women earn $0.79 for every $1.00 men earn, but Snapchat co-founder Even Spiegel earned $2 for every $1 his co-founder Bobby Murphy made.

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Five Signs You’re Ready to Work With an Executive Resume Writer

Career Solvers

Below are five signs you’re in the right place to begin a resume project with a professional resume writer. 1. You have time to be part of the process.

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Will you love this job?

Cube Rules

You hate your job. It blows the big one. There are a whole list of red flags you kick yourself for ignoring during the interview. Job Search

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Using a Value-based Approach to Job-Seeking

Corn on the Job

Photo Credit. What do you usually look for when searching for a job? Most people would first check the salary. Importance of identifying your values.

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Top 5 Shameful Office Sins to Stay Clear of

The Undercover Recruiter

There’s always one person in the office who never offers to make the teas or coffees, yet are the first to put their order in. View Article.

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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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