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Why multiple sub-goals drive your performance rating to average

Cube Rules

Your performance review and rating is important — it drives your salary and bonus, if you have the ability to get one. When it comes to performance, then, one strives to not be average — meets your goals — but to exceed so as to get a better salary increase and better bonus.When you sit […].

2018 141

7 PROFITABLE SIDE HUSTLE IDEAS YOU CAN START IN YOUR APARTMENT

Ms. Career Girl

A recent survey by Bankrate revealed that 44 million Americans currently have a side hustle to bring in some extra cash in addition to their 9 to 5 job. Thinking of joining that side gig revolution and creating a profitable side hustle? We don’t blame you!

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How to Boost the Value of Your Design Resume

Career Alley

A good resume will not only get you noticed, but it can also get you that job interview or a chance to present your ideas for a project. Before you can get to that stage, however, you need to think about how you can make your resume different from the competition.

2018 172

Small Business Saturday: How Can You Prepare?

Evil HR Lady

Small Business Saturday success can make a big difference for your business during the holiday season. What is Small Business Saturday, exactly? Well, it’s the Saturday after Black Friday, which follows Thanksgiving. On this day, people are encouraged to do their shopping at small businesses rather than big chain stores. If you own a small business, you’ll definitely want to take advantage of this event.

2018 140

From Teaching to Portfolio Career

Career Shifters

“The pressure was crushing me.”. David Preston had been in the same profession for most of his working life, but a stressful new role left him no choice but to quit without a back-up plan.

2018 207

How to Shift Your Organization’s Culture to Become More #Equal

Ms. Career Girl

There is more uncertainty for women’s equality now than ever before. But this doesn’t mean we are helpless, it means we urgently need to participate in shaping our own work culture. At the individual level, there is so much we can do to create an equal workplace.

2018 160

7 Common Mistakes To Avoid When Jobhunting

Career Alley

find the companies you want to work for and start contacting their employers directly either by email or phone. You’ll feel as if you’ve got a lot more freedom not having to reply solely to ads – you can craft the application the way you want to and apply to the roles you want.

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Chipotle Gives Us a Lesson in Rash Decision Making

Evil HR Lady

A Chipotle Manager in Minnesota lost her job after refusing to serve a group of black men. Clear cut firing, right? You don’t refuse any paying customer! And, if you’re Starbucks, you don’t refuse any non-paying people as well.) But, the problem was, Chipotle reacted to a viral video without understanding that there is, always, more to the story. Here’s the video: Can a group of young well established African American get a bite to eat after a long workout session.

2018 142

Why team goals drag your performance review rating down

Cube Rules

We're heading into performance review season and it's time when we all do our self-reviews. The ones where we write the review for the manager and provide fodder for our manager to defend our rating in the calibration sessions.

2018 141

How Crowdfunding is Changing The Way Startups Raise Funds

Ms. Career Girl

Beg, borrow, do whatever it takes, just don’t steal–That’s the advice I received from a mentor when I asked him “How do I raise funds for my ideas”. Now, this was at the start of my entrepreneurial journey. The mentor was a successful business owner.

2018 169

Tips for Choosing a Biomedical Engineering Career

Career Alley

If you have always dreamed of helping people, and/or have had a fascination with how things work, you might want to consider becoming a biomedical engineer. Discover Career Opportunities Biomedical Engineering

How to Show Your Soft Skills During an Interview

Professional Resume Services

Many professionals get caught up in trying to make their hard skills and expertise sound good, and forget to highlight the soft skills they have. When you’re talking about high-level executive positions, every candidate will have similar hard skills on their resumes and cover letters.

2018 130

Should you threaten to quit to get a raise?

Evil HR Lady

I work in as an Executive Assistant and a Human Resource Officer (kinda). I am just about to graduate with a BS in Psych with an emphasis in HR. I have been gunning for an early promotion because I have cleared my career ladder (completed/accomplished all requirements at top of my career ladder) and I have taken on two other roles, HR and Office Manager.

2018 124

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“When someone tells me ‘no’ it doesn’t mean I can’t do it. It simply means I can’t do it with them.” ” – Karen E. Quinones. I can attest to having this experience maybe 100 times in my life.

2018 130

WHY BINGE HOLIDAY DRINKING IS ANYTHING BUT MERRY

Ms. Career Girl

’Tis the season to eat, drink and be merry. Some of us, however, take those festive suggestions to dangerous lengths and end up binge drinking.

2018 160

Are You A Kid At Heart? Find The Best Jobs Working With Children

Career Alley

Do you get on well with kids? Did you never lose your inner child? It sounds like you might be perfectly suited to go into a career working with children. Discover Career Opportunities Career Opportunities Working with Children

2018 141

How to Answer the Interview Questions Surrounding Short-Term and Long-Term Goals

Professional Resume Services

One of the questions every interviewer will ask their interviewee revolves around their short-term and long-term goals, even if you state this information in your executive resume biography.

2018 130

More Businesses are Hiring Sight Unseen

Evil HR Lady

A few years ago, it wasn’t uncommon for managers to bring people in for multiple interviews over multiple days. It was also common for managers to drag out the hiring process. It made candidates lives stressful –never quite knowing if this interview was the final one or not. And, even after going through all of this, you might well get ghosted–that is neither the recruiter nor hiring manager would ever get back to you to tell you that you weren’t hired.

2018 133

5 Essential Things To Research Before Your Executive Job Interviews

Executive Career Brand

Preparation is critical before any executive job interview. Entering the interview armed with knowledge not only differentiates you as a more informed and potentially valuable candidate, it will help ease you through this often most stressful aspect of executive job search. Another big bonus: This kind of research will help you assess the company to […]. The post 5 Essential Things To Research Before Your Executive Job Interviews appeared first on Executive Career Brand.

2018 118

How To Take Care Of Your Mental Health At Work

Ms. Career Girl

Many adults spend the majority of their waking hours at work; and yet as many as 1 in 6 people will experience mental health problems such as anxiety and depression in their job.

2018 166

Interview Questions to Practice if You’re Going for a Job in the Mental Health Sector

Career Alley

Whether you’ve recently graduated from university, are about to soon or have been in industry for a while but are changing career focus, it’s important to give yourself the best chance of success of landing your dream job. Nail the Interview health interview

2018 141

From Office to Outdoors

Career Shifters

“Everything about my job screamed 'This isn't me!'”. Following a serious car accident, outdoors-lover Catherine Hanna found herself desk-bound, stressed and unhappy at work. Then, an insightful colleague opened her eyes to a simple truth that changed everything.

2018 143

Half of Your Employees Think They Are Underpaid. Here’s What You Can Do About It

Evil HR Lady

Do you pay your employees fairly? Of course! You did your research when making salary offers, you award regular cost of living raises and you pay for their overtime work. Still, according to a recent study by Robert Half, 46 percent of employees feel that they are underpaid. This, of course, doesn’t necessarily indicate the truth about salary , since these particular findings are based on feelings.

2018 137

What I'm Thankful for in 2018!

HR Capitalist

Thanksgiving. Can't let it come and go without telling you what I'm thankful for. First and foremost, I'm thankful for an incredible family, my faith, the blessing of meaningful work, etc. . Next up? I'm thankful for the incredible melting pot of America. . I had the good fortune to be on a call with someone I met earlier this year at the HR Technology conference on Tuesday of Thanksgiving week.

2018 61

Why I started a company (and why more women should too)

Ms. Career Girl

n April of 2018 I quit my job to start a wedding tech company called Honeydew, with my friend Lucy. Before that, I had been fantasizing for years that I wanted to start my own company, even without a specific idea in mind. Here’s why: Solving an underserved pain point is motivational and profitable.

2018 160

College Grad Job Search – References

Career Alley

References and Thank You letters, both of which are key components of any job search. Land your First Job College Grads Thank You Letters

2018 131

Challenges of Agile Transformation

Imarticus Learning

Agile business doesn’t want any presentation in this day and age. The term gets utilized more regularly than “PC” in this business era. Companies are progressively taking a gander at Agile as their default approach for programming conveyance.

2018 52

Amazon Chose Super Expensive Cities, Should Entrepreneurs Follow Their Example?

Evil HR Lady

Amazon announced they will split their new headquarters between two cities : Long Island City (in Queens) New York, and National Landing (formerly Crystal City) in Arlington Virginia. Numerous cities vied anxiously for the honor of landing this headquarters, which will bring upwards of 50,000 well-paid jobs. Right now, they are slated to be split between the two locations.). Amazon is getting massive subsidies and tax breaks from the “winning” cities.

2018 127

Tips for SMEs to Avoid Discrimination During Recruitment

The Undercover Recruiter

Business success depends on employees. No matter how big or small your business, fairness in the workplace is vital and that includes during the recruitment process.

Simple Ways To Practice Prenatal Self Care

Ms. Career Girl

Pregnancy can be a stressful time. You’ve got doctor appointments to attend, ultrasounds, scans, and check-ups. You’re trying to get the nursery ready, decorated and fully stocked ahead of your new bundle of joy, all while you’re continuing on with your regular life, work, social activities.

2018 137

Melissa’s wedding pictures! (And my commentary)

Penelope Trunk

I did not cry at Melissa’s wedding because I cried when I met the guy. I knew right away that he was the one. He was way too sane and stable for Melissa to ever let go. So I let go of Melissa, right there, when I met him.

2018 60

7 Reasons To Go Self-Employed

Corn on the Job

Image Source. Tired of working for an employer? Fewer people are taking the plunge and becoming self-employed. Whilst self-employment can have its downsides such as less financial security and more responsibility, it can also have many perks. Here are just 7 reasons to go self-employed. .

2018 56

the men in our office use the women’s bathrooms … only for pooping

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: This is something that has bothered me for quite a long time, and I don’t know if there was any way to address it differently. I no longer work in this office, but I am still close with several people there, and am at a loss that this continues. To be blunt, the men in the office specifically use the women’s restroom when they need to … take a #2. (I I can’t believe I have to say that.).

2018 81

Being agnostic with agility: Agile transformation

Imarticus Learning

The word Agnostic Agile in IT means the capacity of something to work without “knowing” the essential elements of a framework that it is working inside.

2018 52

Reducing Stress by Bringing the Outdoors into the Office

The Undercover Recruiter

Much emphasis is now being focused on how businesses across the UK can prevent stress and improve wellbeing in the workplace.

2018 84

The ART of Navigating Change

Learning Voyager

Much of my work is about change. Helping companies to change through learning processes, for example. And helping my one-on-one clients to change through a coaching process. Throughout it all, the essential challenge is, in a word, change. How to face it. How to embrace it. How to master it so that you are able to navigate the often turbulent waters of change. Much has been written about change, but here I only want to dwell on three aspects. Three that I will call " the ART of navigating change."

2018 50

AI Essay Type Services – Features, Capabilities, and How to Use Them

Corn on the Job

Essay writing services readily offer features more than just the essay writing itself. They have elements with functions supporting the AI essay service to create the best article using the details you provided. Among those features include: Web Surveillance.

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