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5 Time Management Tips When Juggling Work And School

Career Realism

Not surprisingly, time-shortage is one of the biggest reasons for students dropping out before completing their degree. Prioritize. Delegate.

Reduce Your Team's Dependence on You

Water Cooler Wisdom

 Every time I travel, it reminds me how important it is to get the business to a point where it can run without me. You should regularly bring these individuals up to speed on everything you have your hands in, and allow them to independently manage important initiatives without your constant input. 

5 Tips For Reclaiming Your Career & Finding Happiness

Career Realism

If the second scenario sounds more like you, it’s time for a change, don’t you think? Manage up! I’m sure you’ve heard this term before, but what the heck does it mean to “ manage up ” anyway? Managing up will help others recognize your value within the organization, making you an asset. Find a mentor. Try Mingle!

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Do You Understand What Kind of Support YOU Need?

Ms. Career Girl

These are your colleagues, mentors, Board of Directors, coaches, and teachers. By, Joanna Lindenbaum. Sounds pretty simple, right? Tweet This!

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Three Master Skills for Managers

Life@work

By the time managers and small-business owners call me, they’re pretty frustrated and discouraged. They’re a good fit for their job.

Time management is not about tasks | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? Here’s the story. ) My grandma spent a lot of time telling me I was special. Time is not the enemy.

6 Steps To Kickstart Your Career As A College Freshman

Career Realism

Developing a strong, structured time management routine is crucial to being successful in college. Step 6: Get A Mentor.

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4 Signs You NEED To Change Careers

Career Realism

In spite of those challenges, however, the time does come for some when the writing is on the wall. 4 Signs You NEED To Change Careers.

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my manager said I’m emasculating an employee (or how to respond to gendered feedback)

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I am a first-time manager, but have been with my current organization for four years. I am the only person at my level with a direct report (who started in January) and I have significant concerns about my direct report’s ability to fulfill the requirements of the job. How do I respond to gendered feedback?

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Skills Development

Personal Excellence Blog

It’s a matter of time before people call you out on your b t. Get a mentor. This is where skills development come in. Podcasts.

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How to cope with diversity | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook All projects run longer than scheduled. He doesn’t care.

Getting a Job by Volunteering – Two Approaches

Career Alley

Working 9 to 5 or in your own time? How will you finish your volunteering project? Diane is a Professional Coach and Business Mentor with many years experience, specialising in helping clients move forward in their career or their business, through anaylsis, self determination, goal setting and action planning. Who do you know?

Workplace Leadership: Challenging Accepted Dynamics

Ms. Career Girl

Often it's not about being the most dominant, or having a position at the top of the pecking order, it's about mentoring and guidance.

Being an expert takes time, not talent | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Being an expert takes time, not talent Posted to: Fulfillment | Goal setting | How to blog January 28th, 2010 Del.icio.us And if you think management in corporate life is an exception, you’re wrong. In my life.

do what you say you're going to do

Ask A Manager

Every single time. Every single time. wish I managed to deliver more consistently or even track what I’ve said I’d deliver.

good management: finding out what's NOT getting done

Ask A Manager

This works fine if a person’s workload is completely manageable. would love to work for a manager like you, Alison! So try it.

answering questions from your old employer after you've moved on

Ask A Manager

Processes, passwords, the status of various projects — get it all down in writing, and make sure that anyone who might need it knows where it is.

my company does secret performance reviews we're not allowed to see

Ask A Manager

If your boss is a good manager, she should have a real problem with the way this is being handled. It’s STORY TIME! NEVER!

I will review your resume this week

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager want me to review your resume? Get an Ask a Manager mug. the new Ask a Manager is here!

how to fire an employee with a bad attitude — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

In general, if a manager has concerns about an employee that the employee doesn’t know about, the problem lies at least as much with the manager.

short answer Saturday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

How can I help my struggling new boss avoid getting fired? A new manager got appointed to be my boss just over a year ago. But the answers are.

how to stand out at a job fair

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager how to stand out at a job fair March 14, 2011 A few months ago, I attended a bunch of job fairs to search for candidates for some jobs I was hiring for. things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise? Get an Ask a Manager mug. Over at U.S.

my staff has been held to a low bar; am I asking too much of them now?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my staff has been held to a low bar; am I asking too much of them now? Get an Ask a Manager mug.

how to tackle your budget process when you're “not a math person”

Ask A Manager

Lay out a time line for accomplishing these goals over the course of a year. Small adjustments in timing or resources can make a big difference!

yes, you really should write a better cover letter

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager yes, you really should write a better cover letter March 7, 2011 Periodically I hear from readers who tell me that after they started approaching their cover letters differently, as I advise here , they started getting interviews. My time’s limited! Get an Ask a Manager mug.

at an interview in a coffee shop, who pays for the coffee?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager at an interview in a coffee shop, who pays for the coffee? Get an Ask a Manager mug. Wrong!

does company's silence mean I didn't get the job? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager does company’s silence mean I didn’t get the job? Get an Ask a Manager mug.

How to take intelligent risks | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? Do we like what we are doing during the time we’re taking the risk? So, here's my project for 2011!

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how can I avoid jobs that expect 70-hour work weeks? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager how can I avoid jobs that expect 70-hour work weeks? Get an Ask a Manager mug. Good luck!

Getting a Job by Volunteering – Two Approaches

Career Alley

Working 9 to 5 or in your own time? How will you finish your volunteering project? Diane is a Professional Coach and Business Mentor with many years experience, specialising in helping clients move forward in their career or their business, through anaylsis, self determination, goal setting and action planning. Who do you know?

manager who's bad at numbers is panicking over budget process

Ask A Manager

Posted in work habits A reader writes: I am a new manager in a rather large department and am working on my budget for 2011/12. Reply Mike C.

bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

Ask A Manager

One time I got a response fairly quickly and it was from a hiring agency. Well, I’ve already turned it down 6 times today so no thanks.

recruiter says: half my candidates are no-shows for interviews.

Ask A Manager

Over 50% of the time. What Reply bob January 18, 2011 at 8:18 pm First time I read that I saw “Kramerica.&# area nonprofit manager?

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What To Do When You're the Newbie

Life@work

Sign up for extra projects - within reason. Get to know people throughout the company and search for a mentor. Sarah E. Ask for feedback.

my assistant is using my title on LinkedIn

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my assistant is using my title on LinkedIn March 24, 2011 A reader writes: So, I got a new job (hooray!)

3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession

Ask A Manager

At the time, it felt a little like jumping off a very tall bridge without any idea where I’d be landing, or whether I’d land at all. As

10 mistakes you're making on your resume

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager 10 mistakes you’re making on your resume March 28, 2011 Over at U.S. Reply Cancel reply Leave a Comment Previous post: short answer Sunday: 8 short answers to 8 short questions Next post: good management: finding out what’s NOT getting done Syndicate by RSS Subscribe to all posts.

things that aren't good ideas #78

Ask A Manager

Reply Ask a Manager March 22, 2011 at 2:08 pm It was also sent by fax. Reply Ask a Manager March 22, 2011 at 9:44 pm I did, I did.

Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? But if you know why people who must have good eyebrows cannot take chances, and why most people have terrible eyebrows, then you took the time to find out enough about eyebrows to know what is best and how yours could be better. And I think we need the unhappy times in our lives. Here’s the test: 1.

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book review, other people's families, and mango sticky - — Ask a.

Ask A Manager

Reply Ask a Manager April 5, 2011 at 9:48 pm Go there every day! You make me want to spend more time with drunk grandma. Whats This?