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Quiet time? Should employees be encouraged to meditate?

Career Alley

As an employer, it is important to have stress management and wellbeing initiatives in place to help your staff better manage their stress. Discover Career Opportunities meditate meditation

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7 Steps to Reclaiming Your Voice and Saying What You Want.

Ms. Career Girl

In China, it is seen as a good thing for a female to appear shy, modest, and subtle in how you communicate. The way I would normally say ‘hello’ was I would look and smile – and never actually say ‘hello’.

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RSU’s: Restricted Stock Units – 8 Essential Insights

Sklover Working Wisdom

“The large print giveth and the small print taketh away.”. – Tom Waits. ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : Marta had just received a graduate degree as an Artificial Intelligence Engineer, and was recruited by several large employers.

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Career, Mother, and Wife? Can You Have it All?

Ms. Career Girl

I was 34 years old, a lucky chief cook and bottle washer, chauffeur, social planner, wife and mother with a loving husband who paid the bills for our happy family of four in west L.A. My diploma from UCLA had been filed away long ago, along with my old teaching credential.

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From TV to Memory Books

Career Shifters

“I yearned to be my own boss, to choose who I worked with and what I did.”. Long hours, lack of creative control and constant illness left Katie Ryde exhausted. Then, a timely conversation and an impending change in family circumstances gave her the push she needed to set up something of her own.

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10 Tips for Leadership When You’re Not the Boss

Evil HR Lady

When founders and CEOs look to hire and promote managers , they want people who exhibit leadership. But how can you exhibit leadership if you’re stuck in individual contributor roles? No one reports to you, and you’re not even a project manager. Good news is, leader isn’t a title, it’s a group of characteristics, and you can acquire them, even if you’re not the boss. Here are 10 ideas: 1. Communicate clearly.

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Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“When a great moment knocks on the door of your life, it is often no louder than the beating of your heart, and it is so very easy to miss it.” ” – Boris Pasternak. So true, and so very true in work and career.

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How to Choose the Perfect Career Path

Career Alley

When we reach the end of our education, we may have some idea of our options, but it’s incredibly challenging to know which career path is the right one to take. Career Advice career path Careers

2019 153

Don’t Fall for this Indeed Identity Theft Scam

Evil HR Lady

Michelle was looking for a job, and Rock Island County, IL, was hiring. She was excited when she got an email, sent through recruiting site, Indeed , inviting her for an interview. But before she could schedule the interview, the recruiter needed just a few things.

2019 165

How to Think Like a Headhunter to Get that Job Interview

Boomers Next Step

Want to get a job interview? Then begin to think like a Headhunter or Recruiter! Ask yourself specifically what is the position and exactly who are they looking for to fill it? What qualities do they appreciate in a candidate?

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Forget Your Job Title. Here Are 4 Reasons You Are in Sales and it’s a Good Thing!

Ms. Career Girl

A firefighter, a professor, a computer repair technician and a lawyer are having dinner together. Which one is the salesperson? None, right? One is in the business of saving lives; another teaches; one fixes stuff; and the last one keeps people out of jail. They’re not in sales. Or are they?

2019 169

10 Back to School Tips for WORK

Jobacle

The streets are once again clogged with yellow buses. Children are jamming straws into Carpi Sun drinks across the country. The teacher christens a new blackboard with the first morsel of chalk. It must be back to school time!

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3 Reasons You Should Consider Working as a Medical Scribe

Career Alley

For people considering a career in the medical field, taking on work as a medical scribe is a fantastic first step to take. Discover Career Opportunities Medical Careers

2019 153

Google Forced to Post Employee Rights (Your Employee Should Have the Same Rights)

Evil HR Lady

As an employee, you have rights. You may not be aware of all these rights , but that doesn’t mean they don’t exist. And now, if you’re a Google employee, you have more rights than the average employee. In a settlement with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Google agreed to post a list of rights that employees have.

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Tips On Successful Resume Writing

Boomers Next Step

Resume Writing Tips Successful resume writing is a skill that can be developed. Think of the first page of your résumé as being like a billboard outside a shop. Does it catch your eye? Or does it provide you with all the information you want to know? Or maybe, does it have a statement that […].

14 Things Your Candidates Should Never Say in a Job Interview

The Undercover Recruiter

HR advisors tend to be pretty positive people. You’ve got to be. It’s your job to fill candidates with confidence, top them up with information, and send them off to their dream job interviews with nothing but the other candidates to stand in their way.

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my office banned email — we can only use Slack and all messages disappear after a few days

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’m one of several part-time workers for a growing start-up. We all work remotely, so I communicate with my managers and coworkers entirely electronically. I’m one of the higher performers in my department, so I’m trusted with more responsibility, but my position is pretty peripheral in the organization so I don’t really have any clout in the larger context.

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Top 5 Reasons You Should Work In A Trade

Career Realism

With the sky-high prices of a college education today, the sad reality is students are graduating severely in debt. Even worse, many are unable to find good paying jobs and are underemployed. Well, here's some good news. You may not need to go to college to find a great career! The Trades Are Hot!

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How Small Businesses Can Address Employee Lawsuits

Evil HR Lady

While major corporations tend to have large, dedicated legal teams to protect them from employee lawsuits, small businesses rarely have those kinds of resources. But small business legal advice doesn’t have to be cost prohibitive just because you can’t afford a full legal team. Here’s what you need to know. Prevention Is Key to Avoiding Lawsuits. Employee lawsuits are a risk from the moment you hire your first employee, even if that person is your best friend or brother-in-law.

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5 Tips on How to Answer Video Interview Questions

Boomers Next Step

Are you getting ready for a video interview? When you’re looking for a job, sometimes you might find yourself interviewing in some ways that you couldn’t have anticipated 20 years ago.

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Jobs on Facebook: Our Year in Review

The Undercover Recruiter

When Facebook decided to create a jobs marketplace about 18 months ago, they scored another home run. Recruiting through social media is one of the most important and transformative trends in the past decade for this industry.

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What Should a Full-Stack Developer Know?

Imarticus Learning

Full stack development is all the rage in today’s tech-fuelled industry, for reasons that run the gamut from high demand to competitive salaries. However, it’s a challenging field to enter and navigate and only the best of the best makes it to the top.

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Feedback Notes on KD From the Speaker's Circuit: If Everyone's Happy, You Didn't Do Your Job.

HR Capitalist

My friend Jennifer McClure is a speaker and loves to share actual feedback that's been gathered by organizations that bring her into speak. Overall ratings that are numbers-driven are appropriate and you have to have them for overall measurement. But the real gold?

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43. Transforming Life One Thought at a Time for Jason

Career Tips Blog

Improve your life by intentionally targeting your go-to habitual negative thought to a thought more aligned with what you want to create more of in your life. Mentions* The Path to Wealth: Seven Spiritual Steps to Financial Abundance by May McCarthy Blink: The Power. Podcast

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Should You Venture into the Forex Market?

Boomers Next Step

As an investor and retiree, you might be thinking of diversifying your investments and finding new ways to increase your earnings. The foreign exchange market is the largest and most liquid trading space in the world.

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Can We Solve the Productivity Puzzle With a Shorter Working Week?

The Undercover Recruiter

For over a century, the five-day working week has been a pillar of the business world. Employees reported to a desk in an allocated building and worked allocated hours. However, technology has allowed employee expectations to change rapidly, as the modern workforce demands a more flexible approach.

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7 Mistakes Job Seekers Make

Career Realism

Are you in the process of searching for a new job but can't seem to get the callbacks you want? You could be making some big job search mistakes. Don't worry, though! We can help you identify what you're doing wrong in your job search, and how to fix it.

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weekend free-for-all – September 21-22, 2019

Ask A Manager

This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. This one is truly no work and no school.). Book recommendation of the week: The Secrets We Kept , by Lara Prescott.

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@Google: Stop Talking About Your Opinion and Get Back to Work.

HR Capitalist

Without question, candidates with options in the job marketplace are looking for companies with a purpose behind their business.

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Why is Full Stack Development Becoming So Popular

Imarticus Learning

Full stack development has taken the tech world by storm, not least because of how effectively it both drives and breaks down the latest innovations and advancements in the field.

2019 63

3 Reasons For Your Boss to Approve Employer Brand Travel

The Undercover Recruiter

Sponsored content Some companies have unlimited travel budgets, but most do not. Every flight, hotel, business dinner is scrutinized and limited in many corporate organizations. And we’re not even talking about business class travel expenses. Basic travel is not cheap.

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5 Steps To A Powerful Personal Brand On Your Executive Resume

Career Realism

You've certainly heard that using a powerful personal brand message will make your executive resume a compelling read—and help you gain traction in your job search. But how do you go about defining and capturing your brand?

2019 63

I’m so anxious about working that I keep ghosting employers before I start

Ask A Manager

It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. A reader writes: I am having a really hard time transitioning into the professional world and it’s at the point where I am worried I don’t have the ability to be a professional working person. I graduated from college a little over a year ago and I got a full-time administrative position immediately.

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Can the Young Star Ever Earn Less Than the Employees They Manage?

HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note - Got an email about this from a young gunner over the weekend, and sent her this post. Felt like I should share again. Cliff notes - you play to win the game, not win today. -. In a word, yes. It's rare, but it happens.

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4 Things to Know Before Taking on a Non-Traditional Career

Corn on the Job

The notion of “non-traditional careers” for men and women seems like a relic of the distant, sexist past.

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Are Employee Referrals the Best Way to Hire Top Talent?

The Undercover Recruiter

According to Bullhorn, existing candidate referrals ranked as the single best source for high-quality talent in 2018. It makes sense, your current employees are on the front-line of your business every day.

2019 68

Work It Daily Has A New & Improved Platform!

Career Realism

It's the moment we've ALL been waiting for: Work It Daily has moved over to a new and improved platform! As the #1 online career growth club, Work It Daily has helped people across the globe achieve career happiness, affordably and conveniently.

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