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Nine Ways to Get a Promotion at Work

Career Alley

Most people start out in a new job or career hoping to climb the ladder to the top. If that sounds like you, then you might be wondering what you can do to stand out even more to your bosses and impress them enough to offer you a promotion. Launch your Career Promotion

2018 141

Don’t crash in your job, change it!

Ms. Career Girl

Have you ever noticed after those first few months (or perhaps even years) in a new job, you find yourself settling into a comfortable, relaxing pattern? While comfort in one’s job is a good thing, it can quickly become monotonous and, boring.

2018 181

Do Executive Job Seekers Need LinkedIn Premium?

Executive Career Brand

In LinkedIn strategy sessions with my clients, we cover a lot of territory on using LinkedIn for executive job search. A frequently asked question is whether they should upgrade to LinkedIn Premium.

2018 139

How to Write and Get Great LinkedIn Recommendations

Professional Resume Services

People have different opinions about LinkedIn recommendations. When you work with a LinkedIn profile development expert, they will likely tell you they are important to have from a quality standpoint rather than a quantity standpoint.

2018 130

How To Move Into A New Career With No Relevant Experience On Your CV

Career Shifters

Everywhere you turn it seems to be staring back at you: "Experience in a similar role required". How can you move into work you love when nobody will give you a chance? Natasha shares the key ideas and practical actions that can help you dodge the experience Catch-22

2018 194

Raising Your Teacher Profile and Self-Worth at the Same Time

Career Alley

Improving your self-worth and confidence is important as a teacher. Students can see right through a teacher who is hesitant or not sure of their own abilities. Discover Career Opportunities Teaching Careers

2018 141

Let’s Stop Pretending Our Automated Systems Are Secure

Evil HR Lady

We moved a few months ago –just to a different suburb–but that means a new address. My husband’s life insurance policy payment, with Prudential, was due, so I decided to pay it and call and change the address. I knew there was a good chance that they wouldn’t be allowed to change the address because I am, in fact, not my husband, but I thought I’d give it a try while I was thinking of it.

2018 128

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Beware the Influencers Selling You on the Falsity That Your Resume Has Only One Purpose

Career Trend

Some people assert that “the resume has just a single purpose.” ” I heartily DISagree.

2018 132

The Relationship Between Networking and Referrals

Professional Resume Services

As a job candidate, you have to know what works and what doesn’t work with your job search to ensure you make progress every single day. One of the most effective strategies for any job search is networking.

2018 130

Strategies to Help You Nail Your Next Interview

Career Alley

If you’re preparing for a job interview, you need to understand the job, the people with whom you’re meeting, the company and what benefits you’ll bring to the role. Nail the Interview Interview Skills

2018 151

Stretch Those Paychecks: 6 Cost Savings Ideas for Your Employees

Evil HR Lady

When some employers talk about their company’s benefits, they are simply referring to health insurance—but there is so much more to consider. For a few pennies out of your organization’s coffers, there are several ways you can help the workforce save money. For starters, you can help your coworkers stretch their paychecks and make the most of their benefits by sharing these six cost-saving ideas for employees. Choose Your Health Insurance Wisely.

2018 131

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything.” ” – Thomas Sowell. How true!

2018 130

Sexual Harassment – What it Is and What it Isn’t

Ms. Career Girl

If you run or manage a small or medium sized business, you’re probably very aware of the increasing number of sexual harassment claims in the last couple of years.

2018 167

7 Tips for Recovering from a Major Mistake at Work


So, you’ve had one of those awful stomach-drop moments.

2018 141

How To Retrain And Get The Career Of Your Dreams!

Career Alley

Let's face it you spend a lot of time “working” and it would be so much better if you got enjoyment and satisfaction from your choice. If the prospect of changing careers seems a little daunting, Find your Dream Job Dream job

2018 141

Del Taco and McDonald’s Face Sexual Harassment Claims–Is Fast Food a Haven for Harassers?

Evil HR Lady

The EEOC filed suit against Del Taco due to sexual harassment complaints from “young female employees.” ” They claim that at least three male supervisors harassed the young women. The female employees filed complaints and faced retaliation instead of relief. On September 18, McDonald’s employees in 10 cities will walk out in protest against the working conditions and sexual harassment.

2018 125

“I Know What I Want To Do, But I’m Terrified. How Do I Find The Courage To Make The Leap?”

Career Shifters

Megha has no doubts about her skills, her ambition or the field she wants to move into. But she remains a captive to fear. How do you build your resilience so that you're strong enough to face the unknown

2018 140

Navigating a Career Slump – All You Need To Know To Move Ahead

Ms. Career Girl

You’ve been staring at your computer screen for hours, unable to do anything. You continuously find yourself wasting away the hours at work, procrastinating and avoiding the one thing you should be doing.

2018 174

The Questions You Need to be Asking in a Reference Check

The Undercover Recruiter

Sponsored by MightyRecruiter “Trust, but verify” is a time-tested and effective way to do business. That holds especially true with top candidates as they reach the stage of being cleared for hire.

2018 90

HR HATER WEEK: Why Passive HR People Fail to Deal With The Problem.

HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note : This week is HR Haters week at the Capitalist. Let's ID the personas out there who don't respect HR and figure out how to deal with them. See the first two posts in this series here and here. THE PASSIVE BEHAVIOR YOU’LL SEE ON YOUR TEAM RELATED TO DEALING WITH HR HATERS. If you’re reading this series, you’re either an alpha or would like to become an alpha. The same is not true for your team.

2018 64

Workplace Retaliation

Evil HR Lady

Did you know you can lose a sexual harassment lawsuit even when no one was actually sexually harassed and the court agrees that no sexual harassment took place? You can, if you retaliate against the person who made the complaint. Sure, it won’t be the sexual harassment complaint that you lose on–but retaliation charges can be just as expensive. How you treat someone who makes a complaint is critical and you have to be careful to not retaliate.

2018 127

This post is hard to write, so you better read it.

Penelope Trunk

What I’ve learned from selling stuff on this blog is that I don’t like to do it. It’s hard to tell you I’m hating myself and then tell you, “Buy my course about happiness!” ” So, I’ve decided to change my business model.

2018 66

Benefits of a Tiny Lawn

Ms. Career Girl

Your yard is one of the first things that visitors see when they get to your home. It is one of the most important places in your home as a homeowner. Many homeowners assume that the bigger the lawn, the better it is. But is it really essential to have a big lawn in your home?

2018 158

What is Your Definition of Recruitment Marketing?

The Undercover Recruiter

We bring you yet another panel of ten experts and this time we’re talking all things recruitment marketing. But what is recruitment marketing I hear you say? I mean, it sounds pretty obvious going by its title but is it?

2018 82

HR HATER WEEK: How the People Who Hate HR Will Stick It You.

HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note : This week is HR Haters week at the Capitalist. Let's ID the personas out there who don't respect HR and figure out how to deal with them. HOW THE PEOPLE WHO HATE HR WILL STICK IT TO YOU. The first thing you must realize about the people who hate HR is that it’s never personal. If someone hates HR, those feelings were solidified long before you came on the scene. There’s a chance you’re awesome.

2018 67

5 Simple But Important Things to Remember About Machine Learning

Imarticus Learning

On the landscape of technological advancements, Machine Learning is taking giant strides. Every sector is getting infused with artificial intelligence be it social networks, retail stores, automobiles, home appliances etc. It is no more the ‘Next’ big thing, and it is the ‘Thing’ today.

2018 56

Career Zingers #32: Whim

David Zinger

I was listening to an interview of Jack Docherty with Stuart Goldsmith on The Comedian’s Comedian podcast. Near the end of the podcast Stuart asked Jack what his career plans were for the next 5 to 10 years. Jack responded, “I have no plan.”

2018 56

Smartphone Etiquette at Work? What’s That?

Ms. Career Girl

Smartphones have changed the way many Americans work. They quicken communication, they allow coworkers to reach out and respond to problems even while they are out of the office, and they let many take work home with them.

2018 165

Why Employers Need to Better Support Graduates’ Mental Health

The Undercover Recruiter

The mental health crisis amongst university students is extremely worrying, but it is often forgotten that graduates can struggle post-university once they’ve entered the workforce, too.

2018 75

Life Coaching is becoming more popular with employees – this is why

Corn on the Job

Life coaching is becoming increasingly popular amongst today’s professionals, and as a result, more businesses are choosing to offer this as a perk in their workplace. This might be through offering coaching courses such as NCC Home Learning life coaching courses , or hiring a coach to come in and work with their employees. Either way, everyone is different and will get different things from this type of coaching. So where has this new trend come from?

2018 50

What are The Top 4 Roles To Data Analyst Look Out For?

Imarticus Learning

What is the job of a data engineer? How is it different from the role of a data analyst? What does a data scientist do? Confused? Let us put all the different aspect of data analytics into different buckets and make it all more manageable for you.

2018 52

Work Engagement: How to Overcome Resource Myopia and Feel Like a Million Bucks

David Zinger

The ability to marshall our resources for work has a huge impact on work engagement and managing stress. Yet many of us struggle to mobilize the wide variety of resources we have available to us. Buckets of Pearls. For twenty years, I was a practicing counselling psychologist.

2018 60

How to Achieve Professional Success as a Freelancer

Ms. Career Girl

As traditional as the nine-to-five workday is, there’s plenty of evidence to suggest it may become obsolete in the near future. Indeed, modern technology allows professionals to work remotely, in their homes, and at their own pace.

2018 153

Hiring These 5 Programmers Could Cost You Big

The Undercover Recruiter

A bad hire can be one of the most expensive decisions you can make, especially for the programmers in IT. The individual programming mistake can be costly, but the behaviors of the software developer can be even more costly.

2018 84

my coworker gives everyone the silent treatment for weeks

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I have a coworker, Jane, who deals with conflict in strange and alienating ways. Recently, she’s been giving people the silent treatment on and off. It makes meetings tense, and she tends to keep it up for days or weeks at a time before spontaneously deciding she’s speaking to her coworkers again.

2018 70

Securing a Business Loan for Your Established Organization

Water Cooler Wisdom

There is a great deal of advice for securing a business loan for a company that's just getting off the ground. But what's less frequently discussed is what an owner should do for financial help long after the initial setup. For many owners, a business loan might mean the difference between surviving and having to abandon the organization.

2018 40

HR HATER WEEK: Identifying People Who Hate HR.

HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note : This week is HR Haters week at the Capitalist. Let's ID the personas out there who don't respect HR and figure out how to deal with them. --. I’ve been in HR for over 20 years. I’m somewhat of an expert on people who hate HR. For the youngsters reading this post, I’m sorry.

2018 17