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Women CAN Excel in Traditionally Male-Dominated Roles

Ms. Career Girl

College is getting astronomically expensive and, after graduation, millennials are struggling under a mountain of school debt averaging $37,000 per person. In many cases, this puts college out of reach for some students. Experts are suggesting an alternative: trades.

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How Science Predicts a Bad or Good First Impression in an Executive Job Interview

Executive Career Brand

How to Ace Your First Impression in Executive Job Interviews First impressions are tricky things. and especially critical in executive job interviews. We always want to nail a first impression but, sometimes, it seems more like an art than a science.

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5 Company Holiday Party Mistakes to Avoid

Professional Resume Services

People have different perspectives on company holiday parties. Some dread going to them every year, while others have waited for this day to come since the last one ended. Regardless of your opinion, company parties are generally seen as a requirement to attend.

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Study: The Surprising Thing Holding Women Back

Evil HR Lady

I worked for Burger King for about 18 months during and after high school. I quit at the end of the summer to go away to college. When I returned to my hometown following my freshman year of college, in need of a summer job, I didn’t even think of returning to Burger King. I was terrified I hadn’t been a good enough employee and they wouldn’t want me back. Retrospectively, that was a ridiculous fear.

2018 144

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“The Supreme Court has ruled that they cannot have a nativity scene in Washington, D.C. This wasn’t for any religious reason. They just couldn’t find three wise men and a virgin.” ” – Jay Leno. In this “holiday season,” let’s remember that “holiday” is derived from “holy day.”

2018 130

“How To Get Rich” and Other Guru Scams Won’t Help You – -This Will.

Ms. Career Girl

From the edge of the screen to elegant email pitches, you’ve been getting a barrage of “I have your answers” lies coming at you since you learned to read. That’s right, I said lies.

2018 173

5 More Career Opportunities for Those Who Love Babies

Career Alley

This is the second article in our “Working with Babies” series (not to be confused with bringing your babies to work!) which is one of […]. Discover Career Opportunities Job Opportunities Working with Babies

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My CEO Is Forcing Me to Resign

Evil HR Lady

I was recently told I must resign and my CEO asked me how much time I will need to do so. I feel that this is being done due to discrimination on the basis of my ethnicity and sex. However, the evidence I have is fairly minimal. Would you recommend I send a complaint to HR even though I don’t have strong evidence to support the claim? To read my answer, click here: My CEO Is Forcing Me to Resign. Leave your answer in the comments!

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“How Do I Sell Myself To Potential Employers?”

Career Shifters

Doug's all fired up for his next challenge. But without an obvious career trajectory, he's struggling to present his skills in a compelling way. When you don't have a clear destination in mind, how do you effectively put across what you can offer

2018 151

Why It’s Important To Your Career To Read Foreign Based Media

Ms. Career Girl

Dorothy said it first. This isn’t Kansas, Toto. Gone are the days when you can do life by catching the front page of your local paper or five minutes of the TV news. including weather.

2018 164

Make a Fresh Start for Your Job Search

Career Alley

Job search can be a long and challenging process, but it doesn't have to be. If you've not had any success in your job search then maybe it's time to change your approach. Find your Dream Job gear job search gear job search planning

2018 160

Practical Tips for Parents Interested in Going Back to School

Jobacle

There are many reasons adults continue their education. Increased earning power, a wider career path and personal empowerment often inspire people who have already pursued a higher education to get back in the saddle.

2018 141

Dilemma Of The Month: How To Handle An Activist Employee

Evil HR Lady

One of our employees is a vegan activist, and has started posting material on the “evils of eating meat” outside his cubicle or leaving them strewn around shared spaces (in the kitchen, near the copier, etc.). Is there anything I can do about this behavior? He also gets offended if anyone fails to provide a vegan option when treats are brought in, whether by a colleague or for a company-sponsored event. Is this a protected behavior/belief system?

2018 125

From Accountant to Nurse

Career Shifters

“Every day I left the office feeling frustrated and numb.”. Ever felt that the career you've invested in no longer fits? Tired of compromising his values, Andrew Grayson decided to explore his options elsewhere.

2018 155

How Speaking Up Can Create Greater Happiness and Success

Ms. Career Girl

It’s not always easy to find the words when you don’t know what the reaction will be, but just how much do we avoid speaking up? According to research, 72% of employees admit they do not speak up when they feel they should.

2018 164

Knowing good grammar is a social skill

Penelope Trunk

My friend is staying at my apartment while he job hunts in Boston. My job hunts were always done in pajamas with a jeans-and-T-shirt interview finale. Micah is in sales and his hunt starts with a trip to a clothing store.

2018 73

Is Public Administration the Right Field for You?

Jobacle

As any modern-day student can attest, there are too many areas of study to count. For many new and returning students, the sheer volume of prospective degrees can prove overwhelming.

2018 130

Why I Had to Ruin the Lives of Four Teenagers on a Tram

Evil HR Lady

Last week I was on the tram when a group of teenage boys came and sat near me. Their language was atrocious and they kept calling each other “gay.” ” So, knowing that their behavior at 13 was indicative of how they would be for their entire lives, I took their pictures, followed them home, and got their full names and addresses.

2018 125

Wow Factor At Facebook | Work It Daily

Career Realism

Wow Factor At Facebook | Work It Daily Work It Daily. About Facebook. Facebook is one of the world’s largest and most successful social networking platforms, with the goal of bringing the world closer together. You work at Facebook impacts billions of users around the world every single day.

2018 61

Are You Making These 10 Common Mistakes at The Gym?

Ms. Career Girl

As people begin to think about New Year’s Resolutions and Fitness Goals, you must remember just paying for a membership doesn’t guarantee the results you want. Many people start their year off buying a gym membership and new gym attire.

2018 159

updates: the insulting gift, the employee born on Leap Day, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s “where are you now?” month at Ask a Manager, and all December I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past. Here are five updates from past letter-writers. Telling an employee born on Leap Day she can’t have her birthday off (#3 at the link). I just wanted to give an update and to clarify a few things. I am the employee’s manager. For some reason some people in the comments thought I was a “coworker” or “team lead.” ” .

2018 87

Keep Christmas Festive, Not Stress-tive

The Undercover Recruiter

Christmas may be ‘the most wonderful time of the year’, but for workers, the festive period can mean longer hours, busier shifts and more pressure. December can leave workers feeling drained, unmotivated and unable to perform to the best of their abilities.

2018 93

Want to Become a Top Leader? Here are Some Ways an MBA Degree Can Help

Corn on the Job

If your career plan is focused on you becoming a great leader at some point, either ASAP or sometime down the track, it’s important to start working on developing your managerial skills and traits sooner rather than later. .

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Leadership At Facebook | Work It Daily

Career Realism

Leadership At Facebook | Work It Daily Work It Daily. The post Leadership At Facebook | Work It Daily appeared first on Work It Daily

2018 61

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update: my coworker plays Christian rock all day

Ask A Manager

It’s “where are you now?” month at Ask a Manager, and all December I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past. Remember the letter-writer who shared an office with someone who played extremely religious Christian rock all day long ? Here’s the update. So, I actually chickened out of talking to her about it for awhile after receiving that advice – sometimes I’m fine with confrontation, but other times I’m a total wuss, and this was one of the latter.

2018 76

Why Your Employees are Quitting (And What You Can do About it)

The Undercover Recruiter

You’ve got yourself a talented team of people that are skilled in their jobs – of course, you don’t want to lose them. Employees are the most valuable asset to your business and a high turnover of them can cripple your business. Job vacancies have been at their highest in the UK which means that.

2018 93

How to Write a Killer Resume for Mechanical Engineering

Corn on the Job

In many ways, writing a resume for a mechanical engineering job is no different than writing a resume for any other type of job.

2018 56

Co-Workers At Facebook | Work It Daily

Career Realism

Co-Workers At Facebook | Work It Daily Work It Daily. About Facebook. Facebook is one of the world’s largest and most successful social networking platforms, with the goal of bringing the world closer together. You work at Facebook impacts billions of users around the world every single day.

Being Human

Learning Voyager

Many years ago, my former pastor Fr. Doug preached on the theme that each of us is both Gifted and Broken. It resonated so deeply with me that it became one of my Nine Steps to OD: At the time that I published it (back in 2005), I was attacked over the "broken" part. I remember one reader writing (something to the effect) "Speak for yourself. I am not broken. I don't see people that way. And if you do, it's an unhealthy perspective to take."

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update: my coworker put push pins on my chair

Ask A Manager

It’s “where are you now?” month at Ask a Manager, and all December I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past. Remember the letter-writer whose increasingly aggressive coworker had started leaving push pins on her chair ? Here’s the update. I took your advice and was very firm with my manager and the VP about my intolerance for the situation and I also went to HR myself demanding meetings, as per your advice.

2018 75

4 Steps to Creating an Effective Talent Strategy

The Undercover Recruiter

At our most recent series of Director Clubs, we teamed up with experts from Grant Thornton to lead discussions on the current talent landscape.

2018 82

5 Ways Essaybots helps you to write Academic essays

Corn on the Job

Essaybot is an expert essay writing tool who helps you in writing an excellent essay when given the topic and the suggestions. It also helps to find and complete your sentences for your essay using Artificial intelligence.

2018 56

Values & Beliefs At Facebook | Work It Daily

Career Realism

Values & Beliefs At Facebook | Work It Daily Work It Daily. About Facebook. Facebook is one of the world’s largest and most successful social networking platforms, with the goal of bringing the world closer together.

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Are Fintechs Really An Enabler For The Traditional Banks

Imarticus Learning

Fintech or Financial Technology is the new branch of technology that aims to improve and automate the delivery of financial services. In the beginning, Fintech was employed for the back-end applications of the financial institutes.

update: my new office works torturously long hours

Ask A Manager

It’s “where are you now?” month at Ask a Manager, and all December I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past. Remember the letter-writer who had started a new job where everyone worked ridiculously long hours — like routinely working past midnight? Here’s the update. First of all, I want to say THANK YOU for publishing your response to my letter.

2018 67

3 Steps to Help You Find The Perfect Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

Hiring the perfect candidate is a tricky process, one that takes a lot of patience and understanding. Skilled candidates seem to be an increasingly rare find, in fact, according to the Gartner CIO Agenda Report: “66 percent of CIOs believe there is a talent crisis in the world”.

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