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Five Steps for the Introvert Who Wants to Move Up

Ms. Career Girl

You are doing a perfectly competent job—maybe even a brilliant one—but make sure you aren’t toiling away in a bubble. As an introvert, your natural ability to reflect is an asset in many contexts, but turning inward is a mistake when it comes to your career.

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What Do Executive Recruiters Look for in Candidates?

Professional Resume Services

If job-seeking executives only knew exactly what recruiters were looking for in candidates, their efforts would be made much easier.

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Three Ways Women Hold Themselves Back – And What To Do About It

Ms. Career Girl

Have you ever felt like you just weren’t good enough to apply for a position… despite meeting all the qualifications? Do you ever feel the need to change yourself… because it makes other people feel more comfortable with you?

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No Place for Breastfeeding? That Will be $3.8 Million, Please

Evil HR Lady

Federal law requires that you provide breastfeeding moms a room with a locking door–that is not a bathroom–to pump breast milk up until the baby’s first birthday. This is pretty easy in a big office building with lots of space, but not so easy in a firehouse. The law, however, doesn’t make an exception for difficulty, as the City if Tuscon found out–to the tune of $3.8 million.

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From Law to Teaching

Career Shifters

“I liked my work, but I felt there was something more out there for me.”. Myles Preston had a career itch that needed to be scratched. So, when he came across a structured training programme that provided the opportunity to explore his ideas, he leapt at the chance.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Fashion is made to become unfashionable.” ” – Coco Chanel. Coco Chanel was the legendary orphanage-raised French fashion designer who founded the iconic Chanel brand. She is credited with freeing women from the constraints of staid fashion.

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Why You Should Consider a Flexible Job as a New College Grad

Ms. Career Girl

You’ve walked the aisle, received your diploma, and taken photos with your excited family and friends. Congrats! You’ve graduated college—now what? The journey of finding a job can be different for everyone: frustrating, long, short, easy, difficult.

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Are You Showing Your True Personal Brand?

Professional Resume Services

A major part of a job search involves making your personal brand appear to be what you want it to be. However, executives often make the mistake of gearing their c-level personal branding more toward what they want others to perceive of them, rather than showing who they really are.

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5 Information System Jobs That Require an MSIS Degree

Career Alley

Careers in business information systems are experiencing some of the fastest growth in the tech industry. And with a median income of $139,220, they definitely fit the bill for high earning potential. Discover Career Opportunities information systems jobs

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Is Opening a Franchise the Right Move for You?

Jobacle

It has been estimated that 1 out of every 12 businesses in the United States is a franchise. From fast food to real estate, there is a great deal of money to be made in opening one of these businesses for yourself.

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Prince Harry and Oprah Working Together on Mental Health

Evil HR Lady

Prince Harry lost his mother at a young age after his parents went through a very dirty and public divorce. He suffered from depression and, fortunately, received therapy that helped him. As a result, he and his brother and sister-in-law, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, launched Heads Together in 2017 to help with mental health. Now, the Duke of Sussex joins with Oprah to launch a television series about mental health for Apple TV.

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How to Make Your Social Networking Work for You, Not Against You

Professional Resume Services

Networking has changed in many different ways over the last several years. Nowadays, many people who attend actual networking events are already familiar with the people in attendance, even though they’ve never actually met before. The power of social networking is phenomenal and plays a significant role in c-level personal branding. Everything you do online is critiqued and criticized, so it can be easy to make mistakes and derail your job search.

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6 Top Tips For Busy Entrepreneurs

Career Alley

While it may seem impossible to keep on top of absolutely everything, there are lots of tips and tricks you can follow in order to live a happy life in the world of business. Discover Career Opportunities Entrepreneurs

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Spring Cleaning Your Office Desk

Jobacle

Your desk is a germaphobe’s nightmare. Interesting, considering your home is spotless and your car is shined to the max. Yet, for some strange reason, you let the place where you spend the majority of your time go to hell. Reorganizing folders and stacking papers does not constitute cleaning.

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More Women in Business Means More Cash for Women and Their Employers

Ms. Career Girl

Did you know that based on a recent research study from McKinsey , the most ethnically diverse companies are 35% more likely to outperform the least ethnically diverse companies.

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3 Benefits Your Employees Actually Want

Evil HR Lady

Employer benefits used to be straightforward — provide health care, dental care and a retirement plan and you were pretty much done. But today if you want strong employee retention and the ability to recruit great people, you need to keep up with the times. Of course, solid health insurance and a retirement plan are unlikely to go out of style. But there are several less conventional benefits that are rising stars, according to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

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Dawning of Career

David Zinger

A poetic nudge on your career development from John O’Donohue’s, A Morning Offering: Dawn arrives at St. Vital Park in Winnipeg. May may mind come alive today. To the invisible geography.

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Choosing a Career

Career Alley

Although there are some people who know exactly what they want to do as a job from an early age, many of us struggle to find our calling in life. Find your Dream Job Career Opportunities Dream job

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How to Build the Perfect Applicant Funnel

The Undercover Recruiter

Recruitment marketing is still in its infancy when compared to either it’s older sibling HR recruiting, or it’s first cousin Marketing. There are plenty of ways you can streamline and improve your recruitment marketing tactics by borrowing from both of these related practices.

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Why Managing Remotely Is So Tough—and Eight Ways to Make It Easier

Ms. Career Girl

Managing remotely has quickly become the norm in today’s work world. And yet, it’s not easy. With more employees working remotely or on flex schedules, it can be tough to create the kind of connection you need to help people do their best work. You can’t pick up on non-verbal cues.

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3 Reasons Why Companies Like Cisco Want Their Employees To Have A Life Outside Of Work

Career Realism

We work to live, not live to work, right? So, shouldn't that be something that is ingrained in the DNA at every company? People have lives outside of work, and it's important that companies recognize and value that.

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my coworkers think I’m flirting with them

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’m a young woman in the first few years of my career. I have a fairly bubbly personality, and pretty much all throughout my life, regular interactions with men seem to get misconstrued as being flirtatious. I’ve recently found out that two of my coworkers were planning to set me up with a colleague because they “could tell I was into him.” ” I’ve also had one male coworker ask me out after he “sensed we had a connection.”

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Do You Enjoy Driving? Here are Some Career Options

Career Alley

If you are a person who loves spending time behind the wheel, and you would like to find a job that involves driving, then you are in luck because you will find loads of opportunities in various industries. Find your Dream Job Driving Careers

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How to Communicate Jumpy CVs to Your Clients

The Undercover Recruiter

One of the most popular client requests across many industries is ‘longevity’. But in today’s job market, what does this actually mean?

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The Non-Working, Non-Credible Executive at Your Company.

HR Capitalist

Let's talk about something that impacts every organization - The perception of whether your executives do anything, and in a related topic, whether they are viewed as credible. There's 4 buckets every executive at your company falls into: 1--Works hard/does stuff and viewed as credible.

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Help! My Co-Worker Took Credit For Work I Did.What Do I Do?

Career Realism

In this week's episode of "Well This Happened", we want to know what you would do if your co-worker took credit for the work you did.right in front of your colleagues AND boss! We want YOU to be the career coach and tell us which one is the RIGHT answer! Think you know?

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what’s the most embarrassing thing that’s happened to you at work?

Ask A Manager

The comments on last week’s letter from the person who had wet her pants at work were full of hundreds of stories from people who’d had similar things happen to them. I had no idea that stories of people crapping their pants could be so heart-warming, but they were. So, I pose you this question: What’s the most embarrassing thing that’s happened to you at work? Please share in the comments.

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Hit The Books: 5 Fascinating Jobs You Can Get With A Masters Degree In Library Science

Career Alley

A masters degree in Library Science can equip you for a number of exciting career opportunities that go far beyond a librarian's desk. Discover Career Opportunities Library Science Careers

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How Can Employers Spot the Signs of an Employee Experiencing Poor Mental Health in the Workplace?

The Undercover Recruiter

Unlike physical health, spotting the signs of someone suffering from mental health isn’t always that easy.

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What Processes Do You Use To Create Financial Analysis Reports?

Imarticus Learning

It is imperative for any financial professional to know the basics of effectively analyzing the financial statements of a company. This requires a thorough understanding of 3 important areas: The structure of the financial statements.

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Yikes! Here's How To Handle A Hiring Manager Mocking A Candidate

Career Realism

If you saw our first video, you might have heard about the awkward situation one of our viewers, Cam submitted. He's been working at a job for awhile, but recently overheard a hiring manager making fun of a candidate with autism right after an interview-not only awkward, but VERY unprofessional!

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I have to build with Legos during an interview, I don’t want to cross a picket line for work errands, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I have to use Legos to build something that represents me during an interview. Using your recommendations for resumes and cover letters, I landed an interview with what I believe to be my dream job. While prepping for the interview, I looked up some common interview practices for the company. Most of it was standard, but there’s one that threw me through a loop.

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Becoming A Land Surveyor This Year

Career Alley

If you are searching for a new career path this year and you are looking to try something other than sitting in an office 9-5 every day, becoming a land surveyor could be an interesting job choice. Discover Career Opportunities Career Opportunities

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A Passport for Keeping Staff with Disabilities

The Undercover Recruiter

There are currently around 4 million people with disabilities in employment in the UK; that’s just over half of the total number. While that percentage is increasing, it’s still poor in comparison to more than 80% employment in the general population.

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How is The Ethereum Blockchain Different From The Bitcoin Blockchain?

Imarticus Learning

You don’t need to attend a blockchain training or fintech course to have heard the names Ethereum and Bitcoin. These two names are very familiar to anyone who has been observing the blockchain and Fintech technology.

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Freelance Financing: How to Budget When You’re on a Variable Income

Career Alley

Freelance work can be extremely generous, or you could be starved for work for a couple of months. That's why it's important to plan ahead and create a cash cushion that you can dip into in difficult months. Discover Career Opportunities Freelance freelancing

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Where Can You Get the Most Time Off Work?

The Undercover Recruiter

Everyone loves that feeling of walking out of work on the last day before a vacation, knowing that all the daily troubles of the job can be forgotten for a little while. Or that feeling of waking up ill and exhausted but knowing that you can call in sick and take time to recover, because.

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