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Work/Family Balance Is For Everybody

Professional Resume Services

Sometimes the subject of work/family balance seems to be all about parents and kids, but that would be erroneous. take care of your health.

How to Deal With Family Asking About Your Job Search

Career Realism

So, what should you tell your family and friends over the holidays when they badger you about your job search? We are doing fine. Give it a try.”

What To Do When Your Friends and Family are Unsupportive (of Your Goals)

Personal Excellence Blog

In today’s article, I’ll be writing specifically about what to do when you have unsupportive friends and family. Who is John?

Establishing Work-From-Home Rules for The Family


Definitely. But if you have a family, you have probably already discovered that working from home poses special challenges. Anytime.

we can be fired if our friends and family don’t follow the company’s religious values

Ask A Manager

We all had to sign something similar when we were hired, but there is a catch now — we can be fired if our friends and family don’t follow the company’s values. So if you have family members who enjoy a drink with dinner, you need to … not have any contact with them if you want to keep your job? What?!

5 Ways to Succeed in Reinventing Your Career


Quote on the Definition of Insanity. The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over but expecting different results. 

Stop Shaming, Start Praising (Growing Up in a Shaming Culture)

Personal Excellence Blog

I was recently in this business meeting where this director openly shamed his subordinate in front of a group of people: in quite a nasty way too.

Work-Life Balance: Your Guide to Achieving that Elusive Balance Between Work and Life

Personal Excellence Blog

This may mean time spent with your family, time dedicated to grow spiritually or get into a better physical shape, to pursue a hobby and so on.

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One Family's Recipe for Happiness

Ms. Career Girl

Hopefully you’ll also be good at it and so you can amply provide for your family. Family is a person’s greatest asset.

What to Do When You Live with Angry People: 7 Gentle Tips

Personal Excellence Blog

My mother used to be the most volatile of the family; it has since switched to my brother with the mellowing of my parents following old age.

How To Make Life’s Biggest Decisions (or Any Decision for that Matter)

Personal Excellence Blog

“ Yes, I should definitely quit now and pursue my passion. You know this business venture will definitely take off. Rounding Up.

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I emailed my girlfriend’s boss to complain that he encroached on our relationship

Ask A Manager

You do not get to complain to other people who she chooses to spend time with, and you definitely don’t get to interfere in her business relationships. family, spouses & significant othersA reader writes: My girlfriend recently went on a business trip with her boss. Not a big deal. Perfectly fine. Is what I outlined above fair?

Is Networking Working For You?

Professional Resume Services

All the definitions of networking include the basic concept of interconnecting individual parts.  Think again: are you part of a family?

HR Playbook: UPS Does Spousal Benefits "Carve Out" on 15K Families

HR Capitalist

One of the games that HR Leaders of all shapes and sizes (company size, not body size) have to play is medical cost. How can I manage the cost of my medical plan? Whether you''re fully insured or self insured, you''re still left to tweak the design of your plan to manage cost increases. Good luck recruiting if that''s your approach.

Where Will U Go Next- The Family Move

Ms. Career Girl

Why do I feel a trememdous attachment to a house that is too small for our huge family? All of my childhood memories  flooded me.

How To Be a Better Person: 101 Ways (and All New August Challenge!!)

Personal Excellence Blog

The trip has definitely enriched my perspective on the world. How does one become a better person? Not a pretty vision, me thinks. Be Able.

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Defining Moments and What They Mean


The birth of a baby, the death of a parent, a new job, or a family or national tragedy. There are moments in our lives that define. Change.

Beautiful Advice from a Divorced Man after 16 Years of Marriage

Personal Excellence Blog

Advice from a Divorced Man after a 16-Year Marriage. Start of selected snippets of Gerald’s advice. My add-ons in blue. 1. Never stop courting.

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“My job is definitely 'The Job from Hell.' Any ideas?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » “My job is definitely ‘The Job from Hell.’ Any ideas?” “My job is definitely ‘The Job from Hell.’ Any ideas?” Hang in there.

5 Wacky Ways To Make Sure Your Resume is Noticed

Corn on the Job

It’s obsessive, creepy, and definitely shows you have stalker like tendencies, but you’ll get noticed. Organize a Flash Mob.

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What Childhood Stories Are You Reenacting in Your Life Today?

Personal Excellence Blog

While I use the word “childhood”, “childhood stories” are definitely not just limited to our childhood. Link:  [link].

Lessons in Focus


We were a lucky family that day. Focus. Distractions come and go throughout our day – they try to steal our focus and change our plans.

All-New: Be a Better Me in 30 Days Program (and How To Get 15% Off on Friday / 27 Apr!!!)

Personal Excellence Blog

This is definitely not to be missed!! “Better person” here refers to your definition of what it takes to be a better individual.

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Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the mix Posted to: Entrepreneurship | Money | Negotiating November 25th, 2009 But this year is a big switch for me, because I’m doing Thanksgiving family drama—with the farmer. 

Ask Celes — How to Keep Calm and Make a Good First Impression in 15 Minutes or Less

Personal Excellence Blog

You will definitely leave a lasting impression in many’s minds if you execute the steps right. Charu. Hi Charu! ”). Blogger?

how can I convince my girlfriend to get a better job?

Ask A Manager

So why not just assume it’s not happening and figure out what it will look like to live with that? I’d also sit down with her and say two things: 1. “I’m realizing that I’ve been assuming that you definitely do want to change jobs, and I wonder if I’ve made it hard for you to say that you’d actually prefer to stay where you are.

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3 Awesome Perks of Working Part-Time During the Holidays

Career Realism

That way, you don’t have to worry about paying your bills as well as providing your family and loved ones with presents, food, or decorations.

How I Found My Soulmate in Life, Part 4: How I Realized Ken is The One for Me Forever

Personal Excellence Blog

He was so excited about our relationship that he couldn’t hold back from telling all his close friends, family, and relatives that day.

Why Everyone Needs Some “Me Time”

Ms. Career Girl

thoroughly enjoy my time spent with friends, family, coworkers, etc. I’m not an anti-social person. Or is there?! The hardest part? Reading.

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Personal Branding: How Well Are You “Branded” Amongst Your Contact.

Career Realism

How Well Are You “Branded&# Amongst Your Contact Network? What comes to mind when people think of YOU ? You’ve made a referral request.

Paying Attention to Anthropologists May Be Important to HR


The Definition of Marriage. What about paying attention to your local anthropologist? The Past Speaks. Do Current Trends Reflect This?

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#Gratitude Challenge Day 11: List 3 Things You Tend to Take For Granted (and What You Plan to Do About Them)

Personal Excellence Blog

Well, I can definitely relate. This is Day 11 of the  14-Day Gratitude Challenge  where we perform 14 acts of gratitude over 14 days.

is my employer plotting against me?

Ask A Manager

Reply Courtney March 11, 2011 at 7:06 am I can totally relate to your situation, having worked for a sketchy family buiness before. The second.

The Day I Gave Out Free Hugs

Personal Excellence Blog

Two days ago, I gave free hugs at the busiest area of Singapore during the lunch hour–the Central Business District @ Raffles Place! GO AWAY!

How to Get Motivated After a Setback

Career Makeover Coach

Death of a family member. Divorce. Break up of a friendship. Loss of a critical member of your support system. Things were looking good.

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Two Conversations Parents Must Have: The Sex and Career Talk

Competitive Resumes

Yet, as a family, we want to emphasize the results when the relationship building is the most critical. That’s right. Sex is just an act.

The ONE Thing You Must Do To Be a Better Negotiator

Ms. Career Girl

The post The ONE Thing You Must Do To Be a Better Negotiator appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. even took a negotiation class in my MBA. Career Girl.

2016 64

Job Search Trap: I Owe My Team

Hiring Technical People

They are your “work family.” Survive definitely. If that job comes with more money, you fulfill your responsibility to your family or yourself to be paid what you are worth. You’ve been at your company for a while. You’ve hired a number of the people you work with, or you work closely with them. Do you?

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How to Stay Positive in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Go on a day trip with your spouse and/or family or alone. Healthy eating definitely improves mental outlook, stamina and overall well-being.

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From Marketing to Health and Wellness

Career Shifters

I've quickly become used to working fewer hours and having more time freedom – it's definitely something I love about my business! Very happy.

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