Ten Things Job Seekers Must Do in 2012
Corn on the Job
JANUARY 3, 2012
The post is titled, “ 10 Things You Must Do to Make 2012 The Best Year Ever “ Go now or later, but definitely stop by and read it.
Put a Bully on Blast!
Catherines Career Corner
OCTOBER 17, 2014
Do you feel bullied at work? Then, it’s high time you put a bully on blast! Don’t suffer in silence by taking the abuse of a bully. Never protect a bully by keeping quiet. Don’t tolerate any type of bullying from anyone. It’s time to let your organization know that the bully is preventing you from doing your [.].
Tim Sackett Is Most Definitely Rocking The Suburbs (#timsackettday)
JANUARY 23, 2012
Those are select lyrics to "Rockin the Suburbs" by Ben Folds Five. They're also my setup to introducing what today means to me. . Tim Sackett IS HR.
Change Management: Critical Skill for Leaders
Catherines Career Corner
MAY 18, 2012
There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things. Niccolo Machiavelli By Catherine Adenle In the workplace, [.] Related posts: You Are the Pilot of Your Career Plane. 12 Reasons Why Employees Resist Change in the Workplace.
101 Career Experts all Job Hunters Should Follow on Twitter
JULY 3, 2012
This is definitely true but sometimes social media can seem overwhelming especially when there are hundreds of millions of people on Twitter. We here at Career Copilot have [.]. If you are currently in job search mode, I am sure you have heard that social networking is an essential component of a successful job search strategy. Your Career
Bad Habits that Are Driving Your Coworkers Crazy
MARCH 26, 2012
Taking long lunches and breaks may not seem like a big deal, but it definitely drives your co-workers crazy. Constant complaining. Gossiping.
Capitalist Definitions: "Manager Pass-Through".
JULY 12, 2012
I wrote about the manager pass-through in 2011. It's an important fact of life in every organization, so I'm writing about it again today. Here's the trick: Imagine you could film every manager in your organization trying to defend a strategy, action, change, etc. taken by the company to their team. Manager Pass-Through ( (m n -j r p s thr ). 1.
6 Job Search Lessons Learned from Steve Jobs
JANUARY 2, 2012
Jobs was definitely a quirky man. On October 5, 2011, the world lost a visionary. Steve Jobs, co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc.
ResumeBear: Should Tattoos Stop You From Getting Hired?
MAY 27, 2012
In a study conducted by The Patient’s Guide, the number of tattoo removal procedures grew by 32% from 2011 to 2012.
Startup Or A Corporate Job, Reasons for Startup
MARCH 14, 2012
Definitely not. You’ve graduated from college, diploma in hand (or in the mail), and you have a couple of job offers on the table.
25 Ways to Deal with a Bully at Work
Catherines Career Corner
SEPTEMBER 22, 2012
Written by Catherine Adenle Bullies run rampant through the world, causing unnecessary pain to the lives of people that they choose to victimize. Bullying takes place everywhere and anywhere. It takes place in the workplace, at school and in homes. Related posts: How to Deal with a Bully at Work: See These 7 Tips. See These 5 Ways.
Say Goodbye to the Nine to Five Worker
JULY 27, 2012
Being Late is Fine with Employers, Thanks to Smart Technology. For survey information visit: www.mozy.com/9-5. ” Time-keeping. Mobile Tools.
5 Twitter tricks to help you get more out of tweeting
MARCH 5, 2012
It wasn’t that long ago I used to say, “Twitter’s for twits.” At the time, tweeting seemed pointless and foolish. And then I got an iPad. YOUR TURN.
33 Most Unique and Funny Items Sent To Recruiters
MARCH 6, 2012
This was definitely the most memorable thing I’ve received…but not in a good way. Have a recruiter you want to impress or thank? Enjoy! Lyman A.
Job Seekers Must Educate Themselves on Employer Brand
MAY 16, 2012
Definition of Employment Brand. Is Employer Brand Important in Candidate Selection? What does this mean for you? Employer brand.
My 2012 in Review :) A Year of New Milestones, Creation of My Self-Identity, and New Beginnings
Personal Excellence Blog
DECEMBER 31, 2012
hope doing so will stir you guys into reflecting how your year of 2012 has been and to plan the new year of 2013 ahead. Friendships.
The 4 connections you need to get hired
FEBRUARY 27, 2012
Last, but most definitely not least, is the supporter. photo credit: Darwin Bell. In a job search, we hear a lot about connections. Mentor.
Reasons LinkedIn Can Cause Problems at Work
MARCH 22, 2012
This includes navigating around websites like LinkedIn, which is known for its ability to connect professionals with each other.
ResumeBear: On Google+ Circle these Career Experts
JUNE 1, 2012
By Ritika Trikha, CareerBliss Writer. Think Google+ is lame? Think again. We know what you’re thinking: Who uses Google+ anyway?
Job Boards Are 2nd Largest Source of Hire: College is 5th
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
That’s puzzling to me as corporate career sites cannot by definition by a source of hire. Why track source of hire data? Job boards.
ResumeBear: Have These Answers Ready for Your Job Interview
JUNE 22, 2012
Rather than stating a definite figure, tell the interviewer you’d expect to get somewhere in the standard range paid for this position.
3 Online Tools to Network your Way into Job
MARCH 19, 2012
It’s definitely a place you want to be if you’re looking for work. Posted by Adam Justice. LinkedIn. Only 5.7 Tweet my Jobs. ResumeBear.
ResumeBear: Getting Hired in Silicon Valley
JUNE 14, 2012
“We’re definitely in hiring mode,” says Motif Investing co-founder and CEO Hardeep Walia. It’s about persistence.
What Zig Ziglar Has Taught Us About Career Management
The Job Quest
NOVEMBER 29, 2012
” The definition of success and happiness don’t lie in the outside world — they lie within ourselves. About goal-setting.
5 Social Media Strategies for Non-Profits
JULY 24, 2012
Social media is social by definition, so be ready to communicate one-to-one on a personal level. Make a commitment. Keep it personal.
ResumeBear: 9 Crazy Employee Meltdowns
MAY 16, 2012
It was definitely a much less crazy and less criminal act of vengeance than some, but we bet it felt good. Don’t worry; we’ve all been there.
What to look for in a good recruitment agency?
MARCH 12, 2012
Word of mouth is definitely a good way of finding as they are pretty reliable. recruitment agency will be able to work with an applicant.
Post-College Career Searching in Tough Economic Times
JANUARY 11, 2012
Career searching is a daunting task under the best of circumstances. Attracting Attention. Don’t allow your students to make excuses.
Headline Bloopers That Probably Got Someone Fired
APRIL 15, 2012
On first read, it sounds like a reader and a killer were having a romantic tryst, which definitely should not make front-page news. French B.O.
Are You a Bad Boss, Do You Work for One?
JUNE 29, 2012
It means scheduling according to actual needs, and if you don’t have the budget for that it often means changing the definition of need. 4.
3 Examples of Great Personal Branding
JULY 12, 2012
Before I launch into giving examples, let’s recap the definition of personal branding. Personal branding can be a real stumper for many people.
ResumeBear: Kickstarter Funding Projects for College Students
MAY 9, 2012
In these boxes, two people can interact virtually with a definite presence in the real world. On Repeat. Shakespeare Iraq. Portals. Parecomic.
4 Key Things To Do When Quitting Your Job
DECEMBER 27, 2012
A number of years ago, I had an employee who became dissatisfied. Undoubtedly, he had other issues on his mind as well. He asked. answered, no.
4 Secrets of focused people
SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
Do you like that headline? stole it from CBS. When I saw the headline there, I clicked immediately. didn’t like the post, but it got me thinking.
How to Handle Tough Interview Questions
JUNE 20, 2012
This is definitely a loaded question, so tread lightly, but perhaps mention an area that you are working to improve. How do you handle stress?
10 realistic New Year resolutions for job seekers
JANUARY 3, 2012
One thing that has definitely changed in today’s job market is that there is no longer such a thing as a job for life. What’s the remedy?
8 Things I Love About NOT Being Self-Employed
Ms. Career Girl
DECEMBER 10, 2012
It’s been almost 2 months since I started my new job , and I’m happy to report that I’m really happy! Stability. Bigger clients.
Social Recruiting: Advice From A COO
JANUARY 9, 2012
If companies are looking on social media, you should definitely be on (and using) social media. What do you think of Alcide’s advice?
LinkedIn Tip: Be Sure To Add Skills To Your LinkedIn Profile
APRIL 20, 2012
The Skills feature let’s you select up to 50 different tags that describe your skill sets and experiences.The program is still in beta, but it’s definitely worth the five minutes it takes to set them up. By Sean R. Nicholson. Note that when you find a specific skill, related skills are listed on the right side of the page. Cheers!
Dos and Don’ts When Waiting to Begin Your Interview
NOVEMBER 21, 2012
Asking to read a company newsletter or something that displays the company’s core values will definitely get you some points with the interviewer.