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How Do You Tell if You Have a Good HR Department or a Bad One?

Evil HR Lady

On a Reddit post, I advised a poster to speak with her HR department. Several people jumped in to say no, go straight to the Labor Board, as HR is bad.

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Our First-Ever Political Endorsement.

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Jesus came into this world not as a philosopher or as a general, but as a carpenter. All work matters to God.” ” – Timothy Keller. Work, toil, effort, labor, care or creation – whatever you want to call it – is precious.

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7 Quick Fitness Tips For The Busy Career Woman

Ms. Career Girl

The day looks something like this. Wake up, get dressed, throw some makeup on, drink 1 st of many cups of coffee, and off to work and meetings. Lunch, eaten at your desk might look like whatever is in the vending machine, and we forge on with phone calls and more meetings.

2020 196

7 Skills to Acquire During Quarantine That Can Boost Your Resume

Professional Resume Services

If you’re one of the millions of Americans who’s been under some level of COVID-19 quarantine restrictions over the last several months, you’re probably starting to feel a little restless these days.

2020 141

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths.” ” – Arnold Schwarzenegger. I know people who have come from humble origins, without the prettiest of faces, supportive family relations, the best of health, or financial advantages.

2020 141

What To Do When a Person of Influence Asks You For Extra Work.

The HR Capitalist

Every couple of years, this question makes the rounds - "What would you tell the 25 year old version of yourself?" I've noticed that going around recently, so here I am. Of course, there are 1,000's of things you could respond with. But assume we're talking about the world of work for a second.

2020 111

Helping Your Child Start a Business

Ms. Career Girl

When most people think about a child starting a business, the neighborhood lemonade stand often comes to mind. While there is certainly nothing wrong with that, some children may have more serious ambitions when it comes to being an entrepreneur.

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Building a Credible LinkedIn Profile – and Using it To Move Your Career Forward

Professional Resume Services

“Are you on LinkedIn?” “Can Can I connect with you through LinkedIn?” Message me on LinkedIn, and we will set up a time to talk.” Have you heard any of these phrases in your professional conversations over the past few years?

2020 130

Coaching Your Team on Responsiveness: Don't Focus on What's Fair, Focus on the Game.

The HR Capitalist

If you're a manager of people, at some point you're going to get an escalation that sounds something like this: "I just heard from Sharon, Rick isn't answering her emails and she's rightfully frustrated.".

2020 121

5 Great Career Opportunities for Job Seekers in 2021

Ms. Career Girl

The economy may take some time to recover, but the second half of 2021 already looks promising for many careers. You might want to start a job hunt in January just to get a head start on everyone else. Some of the most promising career options are as follows. Careers in Real Estate.

2021 141

The Real Reasons You Can’t Force Your Employees to Buy Donuts

Evil HR Lady

I want to be clear that I love donuts. This post has nothing against donuts. I believe that every office that I visit should have donuts available. I think this is a good idea. However, I ran across a Reddit post about an office tradition involving $100 worth of donuts.

2020 232

From Digital Marketing to Portfolio Career

Career Shifters

“It felt like I was caught in a hamster wheel, getting increasingly frustrated.”. Camille Deniau had always chased the things she thought she was supposed to want in a career. But when she was offered a new role that didn't excite her, she knew it was time to make a change.

2020 153

VOTE SOON!!

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”. – Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. I don’t care what anyone says: though politics may be corrupted by big money, full of egotistical grandstanders, or stuck in a gridlock, voting is important.

2020 130

Talking About Glassdoor's New Diversity Ratings with Joel Cheesman.

The HR Capitalist

In Episode 18 of BEST HIRE EVER , Kris Dunn chats with Joel Cheesman , founder of Poach and Ratedly (as well as a co-host of the aptly-named Chad and Cheese Podcast ) about the addition of Diversity Ratings on the Glassdoor platform. .

2020 116

A Hack for Mastering Marketing Agility: Watch the Movie Grease

Ms. Career Girl

Do you remember the movie Grease, and its big dance scene? Surprisingly, that scene is the perfect lens to master marketing agility. Summarizing the scene: a dance show chose Rydell High as the site of its dance contest, and students strut for gains and glory.

2020 148

You Don’t Need to Chart Your Employee’s Covid Symptoms

Evil HR Lady

The VP of Administrative Services is in charge of the office Covid policy. We do have a Manager of Human Resources who is certified but for some reason is not involved in the decision making. .

2020 211

How to Succeed as an Android OS Developer In a Competitive Market

Jobacle

There are several complex steps to engineer a maintainable, high-performance Android OS software application. And it’s no secret that mobile app development has big potential. Android is one of the most popular operating systems for modern application users.

2020 166

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Inhale the future, exhale the past.” ” – Unknown. Breathing. it’s something that most of us aren’t used to thinking about. It just, well, sort of happens.

2020 130

Are Ageist Microaggressions a Thing?

The HR Capitalist

2020 has been a hell of a ride. Pandemic, recession, re-invention of the workplace and an intense focus on racism. Without question, we'll make it through to 2021. Things will be better on all fronts.

2020 116

Running a Business Can Take a Toll on Your Mental Health

Ms. Career Girl

Due to COVID and widespread job loss, many people have decided to become entrepreneurs and start their own business.

2020 143

The Real HR Show: When the World Says NO

Evil HR Lady

Brenda and I finish up our Just Say No October with what to do when people say no to you. Unfortunately, it happens all the time! The post The Real HR Show: When the World Says NO appeared first on Evil HR Lady

2020 177

5 Unconventional Questions To Get You Unstuck In Your Career Change

Career Shifters

Sluggish, frustrated, and running the same old circles in your head? Craving a fresh perspective but don’t know where to look? Natasha shares 5 things you can ask yourself to see your shift (and the reasons you’re stuck) in a new light – so you can get moving faster into more fulfilling work

2020 141

How to Deal with Changing COVID-19 Regulations

The Undercover Recruiter

Research shows nearly half the population has reported feeling worried and stressed since the onset of the COVID-19 global pandemic earlier this year.

2020 93

????? 5 Things Student Job Seekers Need To Know For 2021

JobMob

Preparing for your first career job search? Here's how to adapt for a recruiting year like none before. Photo by sean Kong. This is a guest post by Rob Feinstein.

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How to Keep Your Career Safe in the Age of Technology

Ms. Career Girl

It’s December 31, 1999, and everyone around the world awaits the arrival of both the century and millennium.

2020 143

Why Attendance Policies Are So Important

Evil HR Lady

I have a problem with employees calling in to say they are not coming into work once they’ve reached 40 hours. We have a lot of overtime available, so it’s easy to have worked 40 hours by Thursday.

2020 192

From Teaching to Own Business

Career Shifters

“After working for other people for so long, I wanted something that I could call my own.”. James Alger had a working lifestyle that many would envy. But all the perks in the world couldn't satisfy the growing urge he had to create something of his own.

2020 141

Fresh Perspectives for Post-Pandemic Working

The Undercover Recruiter

Forecasting like the weather is fraught with difficulty, but at least the Met Office has decades of data, advanced modeling technology all combined with huge experience.

2020 80

The Bliss Or Bust Movie

Career Tips Blog

Video Transcript. What you focus on affects how you feel. Feeling good is important… And much more fun than feeling bad. The more you feel bad, the more your feel bad. Or even worse. And now for the good news! The more you feel good, the more opportunity you have to feel good. Or even better.

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Who Runs the World? Three Inspirational Women in Business

Ms. Career Girl

In recent years, feminist discourse on the role of women in business has become much more visible. No longer is it a conversation we’re afraid to have, but one that is gaining traction across many different industries. While real progress has been made, however, we’re still not where we’d like to be.

2020 134

How on Earth Is HR Supposed to Prepare for 2021? (3 Tips)

Evil HR Lady

Neelie from AIHR: Can you write an article for us? Me: Sure. Any topics? Neelie: Perhaps how in the ^*!&#$ &#$ HR is supposed to prepare for 2021? Ahh, this is such a good question. HR people have to plan – we have cyclical things we plan for.

2021 166

From Environmental Engineer to Data Scientist

Career Shifters

“I thought 'What the hell am I doing here?'”. When Natalie Morse realised that despite being highly qualified in a well-paid field, she was merely scraping by, she knew something had to change. So she set out on a path that led to not just one, but two more fulfilling new roles.

2020 141

How to Create an Employee Advocacy Program

The Undercover Recruiter

For employer brand teams wanting to centralize and activate those employee voices, a brand advocacy program may be your answer. Brand advocacy, at its very foundation, is about how people are talking about the company,” Briana Daugherty reminds us.

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Financial Planning

Boomers Next Step

What is a financial plan? A financial plan mainly reflects the current financial situation of a person, the person’s monetary goals, and the necessary steps to be undertaken to achieve those set goals.

2020 52

5 Things You Should Do While Looking For A Job

Career Realism

Anyone who's ever been unemployed (or looked for a job while employed) knows how stressful and exhausting the job search process can be. So, during your job search, should you feel guilty for taking some time for yourself? The short answer: No. Of course not.

2020 60

How Do I Get a Manager to Be a Better Leader?

Evil HR Lady

We just promoted a fabulous team leader to assistant manager. As a team leader, he was collaborative, full of new ideas and everyone loved him. But now, it’s like he’s had a personality change. He’s nitpicky, only gives negative feedback and has become super demanding.

2020 143

Managing Your Data in the New Normal

Water Cooler Wisdom

Amid social distancing, stringent lockdowns and a second surge of COVID-19 cases, business owners can no longer rely on splashy launch events, mom-and-pop friendliness or a dynamite location to build customer relationships. Today, every business is competing for eyeballs and purchases made on digital channels. Data-based approaches  can help you stand out more effectively.

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