How to Succeed and Gain Promotion at Work

Catherines Career Corner

How do you succeed and gain promotion at work? You landed that first job and you have been at it for about a year or two. And you’re looking for career promotion advice to move up the ladder, successfully. Obviously, there are no hard and fast rules to this. However, there are guidelines that can help increase [.]. The post How to Succeed and Gain Promotion at Work appeared first on Catherine's Career Corner. Related posts: Will You Succeed in Your New Job?

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Asperger's at work: 5 ways to be less annoying | Penelope Trunk's.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger's at work: 5 ways to be less annoying Posted to: Diversity | Knowing yourself | Office Politics November 24th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The first step to growing a good career in the face of Asperger's Syndrome is to recognize that this is a social skills deficit, by definition, and work, by definition, is a social skills decathlon.

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5 Stupid Interview Questions (And How To Answer Them)

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe 5 Stupid Interview Questions (And How To Answer Them) by Rich DeMatteo on October 26, 2009 If you are new, register for my RSS feed!

2009 25

20 Useful Freeware You Will Definitely Find Handy

Personal Excellence Blog

Start Blog Reader Favorites Free Ebooks Products Coaching Store About | Contact | Forums 20 Useful Freeware You Will Definitely Find Handy by Celes | Email to friend Today’s post is to share my favorite applications, based on years of sieving and experimentation.

2009 23

Asperger syndrome in the office: How I deal with sensory.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger syndrome in the office: How I deal with sensory integration dysfunction Posted to: Diversity | Knowing yourself | Office Politics September 30th, 2009 Del.icio.us Everyone expects us techies to be a bit peculiar after all :-) Posted by Carol on September 30, 2009 at 11:29 am | permalink | Reply Um, yikes–if I go by this post I think I might have Aspergers!

2009 16

Asperger's at work: Why I'm difficult in meetings | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger's at work: Why I'm difficult in meetings Posted to: Diversity | Knowing yourself October 29th, 2009 Del.icio.us I tell her there are no jobs that require people to have decent handwriting, and definitely no jobs—besides wedding calligrapher—that require cursive. Posted by Le on October 29, 2009 at 11:35 am | permalink | Reply As a former teacher, I LOVE this post.

2009 11

Blogs without topics are a waste of time | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Blogs without topics are a waste of time Posted to: Finding a career | How to blog October 6th, 2009 Del.icio.us The nature of a blog is that you are choosing to write publicly, so it is, by definition, for other people to read. Posted by Chuck on October 6, 2009 at 10:11 am | permalink | Reply Exactly. on October 6, 2009 at 10:17 am | permalink | Reply Good post.

2009 11

Asperger's at work: Why I need a sick day to register my car.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger's at work: Why I need a sick day to register my car Posted to: Diversity | Self-management December 1st, 2009 Del.icio.us I know the math problem is 2009 – 1966, but it would require borrowing and carrying, I think, because the 9 is so much bigger than the 0 and that’s where they will line up: the 9 under the 0. What do we need stamps for in 2009 besides letters to Santa?”

2009 11

Leapforce Agents – Search Engine Evaluators

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Leapforce Agents – Search Engine Evaluators February 13, 2009 · 91 comments I’ve heard tell of Search Engine Evaluator positions, but I’ve never taken the time to look into them. 2, 2009 : Be sure to read (okay, scan over) all of the comments below. Lisa, Editor February 18, 2009 at 11:02 am @Nessa: Sweet! Lisa, Editor February 25, 2009 at 6:11 am Llorana – VERY cool!

How to make business travel manageable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to make business travel manageable Posted to: Productivity | Self-management November 11th, 2009 Del.icio.us Penelope Posted by Penelope Trunk on November 12, 2009 at 12:24 am | permalink | Reply You definitely have established your authority status here, Penelope! Posted by Jake on November 12, 2009 at 8:28 am | permalink | Reply What health snacks do ou pack?

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4 Lies about social media | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog 4 Lies about social media Posted to: Job Hunt | Networking | Promoting Yourself October 21st, 2009 Del.icio.us Because companies definitely understand the need to leverage social media to meet their bottom-line goals. Posted by Mitch Wagner on October 21, 2009 at 11:24 am | permalink | Reply Penelope, I've read your blog for awhile and enjoy it. Is this your first time here?

100+ Career Blogs ALL Professionals MUST Read

Catherines Career Corner

Career Rocketeer has compiled the ultimate, apt and definitive list of 100+ career blogs all Professionals must read. Seeking career tips or job opportunities? Whether you are seeking career advice or job opportunities, developing your personal brand, taking the next step in your career or simply just want to keep track of news and updates from [.]. The post 100+ Career Blogs ALL Professionals MUST Read appeared first on Catherine's Career Corner. Related posts: Your Career Wheel.

Why men should give women flowers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Why men should give women flowers Posted to: Learn to take advice | Office Politics October 28th, 2009 Del.icio.us They definitely made me more productive. Posted by Dips Chaudhury on October 28, 2009 at 1:26 am | permalink | Reply I once read about a company that had flowers delivered to all new employees on their first day. The happiness they brought was definitely genuine.

How to Creatively Network for Your Job Search (guest blog from Sam.

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe How to Creatively Network for Your Job Search (guest blog from Sam Diener) by Rich DeMatteo on October 13, 2009 This post was guest blogged by Sam Diener of The Sam Diener Blog.

Bad to Have a 3-Page Resume? | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Definitely keep some of things I mentioned above in mind, however. Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « 5 Ways to Know It’s Time to Find Another Job – Funny Video Cover Letters That WIN Job Interviews » Bad to Have a 3-Page Resume? “I have been looking at a lot of Resume building sites and have noticed that everyone says that I should have my resume down to 2 pages, but is it bad to have a 3 page resume instead?

Leverage the advantages of being an introvert at work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Leverage the advantages of being an introvert at work Posted to: Diversity | Fulfillment | Office Politics November 30th, 2009 Del.icio.us on November 30, 2009 at 10:24 am | permalink | Reply This post makes me feel better about being the office marketing writer/online content manager and infamous introvert. Posted by Joe on November 30, 2009 at 10:59 am | permalink | Reply Thanks.

The Internet has created a generation of great writers | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog The Internet has created a generation of great writers Posted to: College students | Diversity | Journalism October 19th, 2009 Del.icio.us Posted by David Dotson on October 19, 2009 at 1:33 am | permalink | Reply Not sure of the complete data set analyzed by the Stanford study. Posted by Jackie1776 on October 19, 2009 at 3:23 am | permalink | Reply Absolutely.

6 Great Executive Resume Writing Tips

Jennifer Anthony

If you’ve had a long career and you’ve worked your way up over many years, this is definitely the case, as it’s difficult to provide a sense of focus to your resume.

Underrated career skill: Asking questions | Penelope Trunk's.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Underrated career skill: Asking questions Posted to: Managing Up | Networking December 15th, 2009 Del.icio.us Posted by Mhughes on December 15, 2009 at 10:07 am | permalink | Reply And with just a link to a previous post, I'm now on the way to switching from pen name to real name. Posted by Alexandra on December 16, 2009 at 7:32 am | permalink | Reply Yes yes yes!

What to Do When You're an Overqualified Executive

Jennifer Anthony

Taking the Mask of Your Excuses

Career Makeover Coach

– Arlen Price The definition of excuse is “to explain (a fault or an offense) in the hope of being forgiven or understood.&# Definition taken from The Free Online Dictionary.

First, be honest about what you want | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog First, be honest about what you want Posted to: Goal setting | Knowing yourself November 2nd, 2009 Del.icio.us I definitely don't.) Mike Darga Posted by Mike Darga on November 2, 2009 at 2:10 am | permalink | Reply Ok, I've been following ur blog for more than a yr now.and I rarely ever comment. Posted by richa on November 2, 2009 at 4:07 am | permalink | Reply Good luck.

We overestimate the gap between nonprofit and for-profit jobs.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog We overestimate the gap between nonprofit and for-profit jobs Posted to: Finding a career | Fulfillment October 30th, 2009 Del.icio.us Thanks, Lance Posted by Lance Haun on October 30, 2009 at 1:52 am | permalink | Reply Two great truths here. "You Posted by Leslie Forman on October 30, 2009 at 4:44 am | permalink | Reply Interesting article. Is this your first time here?

30 Job-Seeker’s Glossary (A-D)of Key Job-Hunting, Career, and Employment Terms

Catherines Career Corner

Hence we bring you this definitive source for learning about career, job-hunting, and employment terms — from the expert team at Quintessential Careers. Here at Catherine’s Career Corner, we are usually enthused by well written career articles or effective complied list of resources. Explore this 30 Job-Seeker’s Glossary (A-D) of Key Job-Hunting, Career, and Employment Terms. Quintessential’s [.].

Should I Add LinkedIn to My Resume?

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on December 30, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony By Heather Eagar The social networking world has become a major part of daily life. It’s definitely not a bad idea.

Win a Free Copy of The Think Big Manifesto

Career Makeover Coach

Tagged as: action , Makeover Your Mindset , passion Share This: { 9 comments… read them below or add one } Rodricus Kirby September 1, 2009 at 11:27 am Hey, Tai, great contest. Definitely going to subscribe to your site.

Practicing What I Preach: Creating a Lifestyle I Can Love and Live.

Career Makeover Coach

2008 into 2009 saw some major changes in my family life and work life. Share This: { 4 comments… read them below or add one } Richelle Rodgers December 21, 2009 at 10:16 am Tai, Congratulations on taking this very important leap of faith. It definitely required a lot of faith.

Demystifying Resume Writing Certifications (And Why I Don't Want.

Jennifer Anthony

Of course, the definition of success is up for interpretation, but that is another topic.

New Policy

Evil HR Lady

When I'm put in charge of employee policy, I'm definitely adding this poster to the handbook. Definitely no nose picking at work And posting it next to the cafeteria.

New Policy

Evil HR Lady

When I'm put in charge of employee policy, I'm definitely adding this poster to the handbook. Definitely no nose picking at work And posting it next to the cafeteria.

Guest Post: 3 Reasons Why LinkedIn is NOT the Only Resource for.

Career Makeover Coach

How to Pursue a Career Outside of IT and Other Browseworthy Links

Career Makeover Coach

There are definitely times when I work better under pressure.

Random Travel Post

Evil HR Lady

In Northern Luxembourg, we ran into a store that definitely would be helpful around Christmas time. We spent 3 days in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. You didn't even know it was a Grand Duchy, did you? Well, you do now.

Random Travel Post

Evil HR Lady

In Northern Luxembourg, we ran into a store that definitely would be helpful around Christmas time. We spent 3 days in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. You didn't even know it was a Grand Duchy, did you? Well, you do now.

Looking for Career Options and Career Opportunities in President.

Career Key

Friday, February 13, 2009 Looking for Career Options and Career Opportunities in President Obama’s Stimulus Package? ▼ 2009 (69) ► December (3) 2 Positive Steps to Handle Family and Friends’ Inf.

Telecommuting Among Businesses Has More Than Doubled In A Decade

Telecommuting Journal

Satellite offices are excluded from the definition. The change is even more dramatic among small and mid-market businesses, called SMBs which are businesses with 1-999 employees where Worldwide telecommuting penetration has gone up from 1 percent in 2000 to 12 percent in 2009 and is expected to reach 16 percent in 2010. The global enterprise remote managed PC services’ penetration stands at over 5 percent in 2009.

How to keep a New Year's resolution | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to keep a New Year's resolution Posted to: Goal setting December 29th, 2009 Del.icio.us Posted by Anna on December 29, 2009 at 9:54 am | permalink | Reply So my goal of "get a girlfriend" requires I follow through the intermediary steps, including finding a woman that'd want to date me? Posted by Giovanni on December 29, 2009 at 9:56 am | permalink | Reply Nice article.

Is your job training (or lack of it) holding you back?

Resume Help Blog

October 29th, 2009 | Author: ResumeHelp With the unemployment rate hovering at about 10% many people are wondering what they need to do to get hired. Perhaps you want to start your own business – then you definitely need some specialized course in management. says: October 30, 2009 at 9:15 am I write a music blog for my audience research class.

How to know if you'll be good at sales | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to know if you'll be good at sales Posted to: Finding a career | Knowing yourself | Recruiters November 19th, 2009 Del.icio.us Just as I'm interviewing for a sales position…:-) Posted by Irina on November 19, 2009 at 1:05 pm | permalink | Reply I'll drink to that! on November 20, 2009 at 5:03 pm | permalink | Reply You're pigeon-holing yourself and sales people.

Why Job Seekers Miss Out On Good Opportunities

Resume Help Blog

Importance of a Cover Letter A well-presented Cover Letter definitely creates a good impression on the employers.