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20 Careers Where Women Outnumber Men | CareerSolvers

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According to a recent report by Forbes, there are 20 careers dominated by women. The top 5 are: 1. Registered Nurses 2. Whats This?

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The politics of ‘nice’ – are you too friendly at work?

Ms. Career Girl

But women have, for most of known history, been particularly subject to ‘nice’-policing. Yes: So women should act nasty if they want get ahead?

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19 Female Founders & CEOs Working in HR Technology #HRTech

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Practitioners are most likely working in a human resources capacity are women. Called Women Techmakers , the program is no longer accepting applications due to its popularity. This fact alone makes me hopeful that women are finding success in whatever field they believe they need to be, technology included. billion by 2015.

Universal pre-K is bad for everyone

Penelope Trunk

Alphabet Horse In his last State of the Union speech President Obama proposed that we have universal preschool in the US. Women

Why men should give women flowers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Why men should give women flowers Posted to: Learn to take advice | Office Politics October 28th, 2009 Del.icio.us Women like receiving flowers. The women they know are the exception to the rule. women? Is this your first time here?

Sexism, Jill Abramson’s Firing, and How it Impacts Your Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

Women on the White House staff make an average of 88 cents for every dollar made by men.). Of course, as many Ms. New York Times Headquarters.

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should you include a short-term job on your resume?

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News & World Report to read my column about how to handle this. News & World Report to read my column about how to handle this. "> { 4 comments… read them below or add one } Anonymous March 22, 2011 at 9:16 am So… what about the application itself, or perhaps a security clearance form? Head on over to U.S. tomorrow!

How to find the most fulfilling careers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Engineers For Women: 1. It is a list of men who like power but do not have access to a lot of women. Is this your first time here?

the 10 interview questions you're most likely to be asked — Ask a.

Ask A Manager

News & World Report today , I list the 10 most common questions you’re likely to be asked in an interview — which are thus the 10 you should rehearse and rehearse and rehearse. was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? on balls and lack thereof should I report an ethics violation? Over at U.S.

Dr. Martin Luther King’s Economics: Through Jobs, Freedom

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The Economic Policy Institute reports that, in 1962, a family unit in the top one percent of U.S. Martin Luther King Jr. He merely exists.”

2012 133

How to not self-destruct

Penelope Trunk

That’s what I would have told the reporter if she had called me for the story. send Melissa photos of proposed outfits. should do that.

2015 23

my boss asks us to pick up his lunch for him — Ask a Manager

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If you are salaried, they will push the hourly jobs off on you (scanning and storing your expense report receipts) so they can cut T&E staff.

my relative is angry that I backed out of an interview, managers taking off right before or after a holiday, and more

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have two employees who report to me. Frankly, you could also have a similar “let’s debrief the project” conversation with Leo himself — “here’s what I thought went well, here are the bumps I saw, here’s what I’d propose we change next time.” technically work in Teapot Delivery, reporting to “Mike.” Here we go…. 1. ” 5.

2016 14

What to do in college right now

Penelope Trunk

Now that I grow all my own food and cook three meals a day, I wonder why more women do not poison their mate. Start looking for an internship.

my boss asked me to do her kid’s homework, are sandals considered business attire, and more

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However, the past couple summers I’ve seen a lot of women who’ve been in the professional world for over 10 years wearing nice sandals, flat and heeled, to the office and events. My office is business casual and not very strict in terms of dress code, but I even saw a women wearing heeled sandals to an interview!

employee disregards direct instructions, coworker asks where I’m going every single time I leave my desk, and more

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One of the women who reports to me has been with the company much longer, and commonly disregards requests I make of her (and the team). It would be overstepping if you kept bringing it up repeatedly, over and over, but that’s not what you’re proposing. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. single. context.

2016 19

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

Personal Excellence Blog

Since he had to work, he simply brought his laptop and worked while on the go (Ken’s job doesn’t require him to report to the office).

The Best Week Ever

Ms. Career Girl

Week 3 was an exciting one both personally and professionally (thus the creative title of this post!). Turns out, Ms. Woo hoo to life! Cheers, Nicole.

my boss asked a reference-checker to move my start date, creepy coworkers, and more

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have a large number of direct reports, all of whom have the title of “widget maker,” but about a third are “senior” widget makers. Throw in the fact that they have an in-demand skill set, and what your manager is proposing is a recipe for less retention, not more. 3. Here we go… 1. Is it defensible?

will looking like a teenager harm my job search?

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find it disgusting that the women commenting here have to go through so many changes just to simply be taken seriously. What do others think?

do what you say you're going to do

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? on balls and lack thereof should I report an ethics violation? Every single time.

3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? Here’s what I’ve realized: 1. Reputation Reputation is everything. tomorrow!

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

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It can be done if a manager goes, but they should not be in your reporting chain. was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me?

how to stand out at a job fair

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News & World Report today, I have some advice on job fairs based on my experience recruiting there, and it includes some stuff I never thought I’d write (like this might be the one time it’s okay to have an objective on your resume, and that your handshake might actually matter). Over at U.S. Check it out here. Over at U.S.

Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair? Being directed to the company site makes me feel hopeless!

I will review your resume this week

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? on balls and lack thereof should I report an ethics violation? God bless you.

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

Ask A Manager

Gather around women and men of all ages and backgrounds while I regale you with stories of horror and mystery! What can I do to protect myself?

yes, you really should write a better cover letter

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News & World Report. was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? the ethics of cancelling remaining interviews once you find "the one" 5 ways companies mistreat job-seekers bypassing the employment agency when an employee isnt taking your hint should we report husbands ex-wife to her boss? Is that the way to go?

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

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? Recently I changed industries and have started recruiting for my new company. thanks!

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manager is scaring her employees with sad Facebook posts

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will discuss it with her before she leaves, and I’ll report back how it goes. was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me?

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

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? on balls and lack thereof should I report an ethics violation? Then, nothing.

bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

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almost always turn these down because I do my own hiring. Right? But it turns out that there’s no candidate in mind at all. Agggh. Seriously.

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

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Please report back to us afterwards! was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? How awesome is that? It’s amazing.

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

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? hadn’t really thought much about it, even though I’m in the same situation.

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

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? It’s due on Monday and I am in a panic because I am terrible with numbers. Superb.

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

Ask A Manager

was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? Have you talked to the employee about this? Or having a bad attitude. Seriously. Thanks!

2011 29

apparently (many) outplacement firms suck — Ask a Manager

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? Journal article about how many outplacement firms suck. So there’s hope.) Service!

things that aren't good ideas #78

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was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? Don’t do this. have received 10 applications now, and only 3 had cover letters.

phantom jobs, confidential searches, and job scams

Ask A Manager

SSNs and SINs are only to be revealed to employers once you actually have a job, so they can report income to the government. Great post!

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