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I’m Not Lucky, I’m Good.

Ms. Career Girl

The post I’m Not Lucky, I’m Good. appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Heather Monahan. Her bio follows. The Author.

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3 Reasons Cultural Fit is Important in the Workplace

The Undercover Recruiter

It is often said that firms want to recruit people with the right attitude and work ethic rather than just a glowing CV. View Article.

2017 33

JUST STOP: Attachments in Meeting Invites and Nowhere Else.

HR Capitalist

Nails on the chalkboard. Atlanta traffic. Other people's snoring. YouTube ads. Waiting in a line more than 4 people deep. These things? Neither do I.

2017 33

When Lots of Praise Backfires

Evil HR Lady

With some office environments being completely toxic , it should feel like a relief to land in one where everyone is kind to each other. But it can go south as well. Too much of a good thing can become a bad thing. The Wall Street Journal took on the growing trend of having people give positive feedback to their peers. But there is a downside.

2017 25

Reviving Blue Collar Work: Why the Trades Need Women

Career Alley

It’s no secret that a career in the trades can be quite lucrative. Nevertheless, few parents and teachers would wish their students pick blue-collar work over a university education. As such, fewer and fewer high schools have been teaching trades and encouraging students to explore career opportunities that veer from the university route.

2017 16

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Location, Location, Location (of Your Recruitment Business)

The Undercover Recruiter

The business rates bill for offices in the city (of London) will rise by £1.4bn, or 33% over the next five years. So, what. View Article.

I can’t get back to my desk if I forget my access card, my boss is upset with my new employer, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I can’t get back to my desk after using the bathroom if I forget my access card. My workplace handles sensitive information and, as such, must keep the place locked up. The area with work desks is behind locked glass doors that require an access card to get to. Is this scenario even legal?

Ep 108 – How Zappos Creates a Culture of Service for Employees


Creating a company culture is fundamental to success in recruiting, engaging and retaining your workforce. But it’s also fundamental to having a successful business. In this podcast episode, we. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. But it’s also fundamental to having a successful business.

should you post your resume on online job boards?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I have a job I really enjoy, but the salary is low and turnover is very high. We’re constantly hiring as people cycle out — mostly through school job sites, but also largely through one particular recruiter, though she’s become less responsive as the turnover has stayed so high. I answer this question over at Inc.

Challenge: Write A Blog Post

Career Realism

Challenge: Write A Blog Post. Work It Daily. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to write a blog post. Don’t think you’re a good writer? Let us know!

I can’t work for my old boss again — and the job I’m in the running for might be hiring him

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’d like to ask you about this situation I find myself in. The funny thing is, it may not exist. It’s all based on presumptions, but here goes. I am currently in the running for a specialist position at a company I would LOVE to work for. Ten-minute commute, amazing culture, lots of growth opportunities. Understandable.

12 Ways to Mute Your Personal Brand and Not Get Heard or Hired

Competitive Resumes

Never quell the voice of your personal brand. Never. It is the path to your future opportunities. Right? Want more clients? Want more opportunities.

my coworker won’t stop talking about how stressed she is, and it makes me stressed out too

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I have this colleague, Belinda, who’s kind of a stresshead. We are on the same level of seniority and she works more closely with her line manager than with me, but some of our work does overlap. We’re all busy and juggling multiple priorities, but with her it’s somehow more on display, if that makes sense.

4 Job Searching Tips You Can Use Today

Ms. Career Girl

The post 4 Job Searching Tips You Can Use Today appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Below are 4 job search tips that you can put into action today.