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6 Recommendations for Dealing with a PIP

Evil HR Lady

Or should I quit now because I’m totally over it and a little concerned how future employers will see it. To read the answer, click here: 6 Recommendations for Dealing with a PIP I was previously on a  performance improvement plan (PIP)  and just yesterday was given 90 days to improve or be fired.

How To Ask For A Letter of Recommendation

Ms. Career Girl

The post How To Ask For A Letter of Recommendation appeared first on Ms. Do you have a letter of recommendation already? Career Girl.

3 Ways To Supercharge Your LinkedIn Recommendations

Career Realism

Just how important are LinkedIn recommendations? Which brings me to the issue of how supercharge your profile via the recommendations sections.

The Day I Quit My Job to Pursue My Passion: 6 Tips on When to Resign

Personal Excellence Blog

Are You Thinking of Quitting Your Job? Perhaps you’ve been contemplating quitting. How do one decide when to quit their job?

4 Reasons You Might Not Get Recommendations On LinkedIn

Career Realism

It was easy to get recommendations when you were six. Have you ever asked a LinkedIn Connection for a Recommendation and heard… nothing?

Quitting Your Job to Start a Business – 10 Things You Need to Know

The Undercover Recruiter

If you’re going to quit your job to open a company, you’re going to have to pick the right industry to venture into.

Leaving a Job: 5 Tips for Doing it With Class

Blogging4jobs

The job that should have yielded my best Letter of Recommendation, but instead became a black place in my heart. More than One Way. Move On.

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Ready To Quit Your Job? Read This First

Career Realism

It’s time to quit your job. Quitting isn’t about running away, it’s about moving forward. Okay, so you gotta get out. hear you.

Why I Quit My Good Job At A Fortune 10 Telecom

Career Realism

That was the day I quit my good job at a Fortune 10 Telecom. Related: 5 Things To Consider Before Quitting Your Job. July 7 th , 2014.

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Quitting A Job Doesn’t Make You A Quitter

Career Realism

Like a helium balloon weeks after your birthday, you’re now metaphorically hovering several inches above the floor, not quite dejected but certainly not as enthusiastic as you were initially. Quitting this early on is not an option you might be thinking. The decision to quit should not be taken lightly. Change quitting

3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession

Ask A Manager

But as a result, when I wanted to quit my job and work for myself, people actually wanted to hire me. Here’s what I’ve realized: 1. Reputation

bombarding an employer with unsolicited recommendations can backfire

Ask A Manager

In this case, it made the candidate seem … a little off, more focused on marketing herself than on speaking to the needs of the job, and not quite thoughtful about either. Here’s something that happened recently when I was hiring for an open position: A candidate emailed her resume and cover letter to me. Impressive, right?

all my 2015 book recommendations

Ask A Manager

For most of 2015, I’ve made a weekly book recommendation when kicking off the weekend open thread. first read this when I was 9 or 10 but it’s a fully formed novel, not just a short kids’ story, and I’ve read it repeatedly as an adult because it is quite awesome. The History of Love , by Nicole Krauss.

cake drama, getting a job recommendation from a Twitter contact, and more

Ask A Manager

Could a guy I’ve talked to a bit on Twitter recommend me for a job? It’s not about going around HR or causing more work, but just about the fact that this guy doesn’t have any real basis for recommending you. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. follow him, he doesn’t follow me. It’s always positive!

company rejected me, then asked me to recommend a better-qualified candidate

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I applied for a job on a very big company that’s actually doing very well despite the economy, and hiring several positions. They were looking for someone with standard requirements plus a somewhat seldom seen skill, which I had. made as far as an interview but they turned me down. There are two reasons why: 1. Probably.

do I have to give this former coworker a recommendation?

Ask A Manager

At first, I just ignored it, but now he’s sent several follow-up emails asking why I haven’t sent him something, and explaining he’s looking for a new job, and as the company was quite small and he didn’t have a lot of experience before working with me, he really needed my endorsement for his future employers. No way.

my new employee wanted to quit and now wants to stay

Ask A Manager

The new employee today asked me if she should quit, and had a wide range of grievances – no training, being given busy work, not understanding why she is doing what she is doing, not doing what she was hired for. Someone who works for you had such strong concerns after three weeks that she was listing grievances and considering quitting.

how to use a foot in the door, quitting a job you like, and more

Ask A Manager

How to quit a job you like. have only quit jobs when I was unhappy, and in those cases you suggested resigning by saying something like: “I want to let you know that after four years with Chocolate Teapots Inc., I’ve made the difficult decision to move on to a new role outside the company.” Here we go… 1. ” More here.

How to Quit

Evil HR Lady

Do you have any etiquette recommendations on giving my two weeks by phone or email? Although, I will admit that I once quit via e-mail. My boss was in a different office and I kept calling and getting his voice mail and I certainly didn't want to leave a message saying, "I quit!" And with quitting your job. Holy cow!

How to Quit

Evil HR Lady

Do you have any etiquette recommendations on giving my two weeks by phone or email? Although, I will admit that I once quit via e-mail. My boss was in a different office and I kept calling and getting his voice mail and I certainly didn't want to leave a message saying, "I quit!" And with quitting your job. Holy cow!

is it better to quit or get fired, being associated with a difficult client, and more

Ask A Manager

Is it better to quit or get fired? It’s hard to recommend particular jobs without knowing anything about your skill set, but in general, it’s much easier to negotiate for telecommuting after you’ve worked somewhere for a while and have proven yourself. It’s five short answers to five short questions. Maybe. ” 2.

job applicants bearing gifts, turning down a LinkedIn recommendation request, and more

Ask A Manager

Too legit to quit… trying to get an interview.” My wife doesn’t want to quit (but I stand behind her if she chooses to do so). ” I was quite surprised and I asked why he thought that. How to turn down a thinly-veiled request for a LinkedIn recommendation. It’s five answers to five questions.

Not Quite Convicted

Evil HR Lady

The folks at the Employment Insurance office agreed with me that I had not been fired for a just cause and recommended that I might want to pursue this issue with the Human Rights Commission. In particular, there was a question asking if "I had ever been convicted for a crime in which a pardon has not been granted?". You didn't lie.

5 ways to Handle Resignation Respectfully

Ms. Career Girl

Resigning from a position can be difficult no matter the situation. Keep the news to yourself until you notify your boss(es). Say thank you.

How Business Recommendations on LinkedIn Can Help Your Job Search

The Undercover Recruiter

Have you noticed just how many sites allow users to leave recommendations or reviews online? LinkedIn is no exception to this trend.

Ask Celes – What Books Would You Recommend?

Personal Excellence Blog

That said, I do have some good books to recommend, half of which I read years ago. Quite inspiring, especially if you are in a funk.

should I recommend my boyfriend for a job at my company, how to respond to homophobic remarks at work, and more

Ask A Manager

Should I recommend my boyfriend for a job at my company? have a question for you regarding recommending my boyfriend for a position at my company. So should I quit, talk to my boss or the coworker? Do I have to repay my relocation expenses since I’m quitting? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1.

Healthy Living Day 1: Drink 8 Glasses of Water

Personal Excellence Blog

For the soda drinkers, read this:  5 Reasons To Quit Drinking Soda Drinks (And How To Do It).). Hi everyone!! Are you ready?? Let’s go!

“Is it OK to ‘deflate’ my resume?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

In fact, if you’ve ever heard the suggestion “Under-promise and Over-deliver,” you will know that your future employers will be quite surprised – and pleased – that a person with limited experience in your field does such great work. Interviews, Job Offers and Promotions Q & A References and Recommendations Resume – Related Uncategorize

my new employee wanted to quit and now wants to stay

Ask A Manager

The new employee today asked me if she should quit, and had a wide range of grievances – no training, being given busy work, not understanding why she is doing what she is doing, not doing what she was hired for. Someone who works for you had such strong concerns after three weeks that she was listing grievances and considering quitting.

someone I recommended lied to me

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: A colleague asked me to recommend her for a job with a company I used to work for. Based on my recommendation, she got the job. A few weeks later, she said she was quitting to go to grad school, and had only wanted the job because it paid more and she wanted to save up before she left. networking

6 Ways To Avoid Sabotaging Your Career With Burned Bridges

Tim's Strategy

We’ve all had those days when we want to yell at our boss, quit, and storm out of the office. This is a guest blog post by Kelly Donovan. .

my office is obsessed with weight

Ask A Manager

things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise? What do others think? Anyhow, rant over. Seriously?

Suffering from Low T?

Careers Done Write

Scenario : You completed 90% of the coursework for your MBA, but then you had to quit when your spouse was transferred to Chicago. False Degree.

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update from the reader who recommended someone who lied to her

Ask A Manager

Remember the reader who recommended someone for a job with her former employer and soon found out the person had lied to get the job? She was planning to quit within months for grad school, something that would have prevented the company from hiring her if they’d known. They were annoyed that she quit, but didn’t blame me.

“I previously sued an employer. How can I explain that on my resume and interview?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Besides the high cost, significant distraction, and long delay of lawsuits, the stigma an employee can face after he or she sues an employer can be quite damaging, long term, and difficult to overcome, as you are seeing. Interviews, Job Offers and Promotions Q & A References and Recommendations Resume ? Tabatha. Cozad, Nebraska.

You might find this useful. - Job Stalker

Job Stalker

Fortunately, its pretty inexpensive, and the on-line guys presently have it at a deep enough discount that its hard not to recommend.

“Does leaving an employer, and then returning, relieve me from a.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Then I quit. As proof that I quit, I could even show that the employer cancelled my health insurance for that three weeks. Good luck.

Same as it ever was. - Job Stalker

Job Stalker

Brendan Tripp on 02.04.11 at 11:13 PM | no comments | Share [link] Well, not quite. It is a blog by and for locals. Guest Post: Wes Harrison.

What You Need to Know About an Executive Resume: Part II

Career Rocketeer

But if you’re willing to hazard here are the next five points to consider. 6: An Executive Resume is not about what you [.]. Resumes Perry Newman SEO