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Personality Assessment for Personal Branding

Careers Done Write

A personality assessment can tell you a lot about the sort of environment that might best suit your personality and work style. A personality assessment, in addition to helping you understand more about you, can help you learn about different personality styles.

Free Personal Brand Assessment Tools

Executive Career Brand

Free Personal Brand Assessment Tools is a post from: Executive Career Brand. If you’ve never Googled “your name&# , or haven’t done it in more than a month or so, you don’t know what people assessing you are finding out about you online.

In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation

Threshold Consulting

Boldt: Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design (Arkana) Archives April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 More. » In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation This month’s Career Collective topic is things job seekers should keep an eye on in 2011 (trends/tools/hiring practices). 

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Promising 2011 Careers that Match Your Personality

Career Key

This practical, promising 2011 careers list from career guidance leader Career Key shows you how to match your personality to livingwage (or better) careers that make sense in today’s economy. It’s time for us to choose more promising careers….

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4 Lame Excuses to Not Assess Yourself

Career Realism

How should you assess your unique combination of values, skills and interests when job searching? To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com. Climbing the Ladder Job Search advice assessment blog career CAREEREALISM job search managementYou are not special, but you are unique.

Next Phase of Your Career: Design

Penelope Trunk

So start figuring out how to rejigger things to make your career relevant. You get noticed with short big-ideas , 140-character quips , and a 20 minute summary of a career's worth of research. For example, text is too linear to describe today’s non-linear careers.

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Choosing a Career Using Career Values

Career Tips Blog

I’m so excited for you to hear this lecture by Dr. Edward Colozzi on using Holland or RIASEC codes for better understanding of career values. Career Assessment career values choose a career confidence Holland Code RIASECBelow is the presentation Ed mentioned that you can follow along with his lecture. Just use the scroll bar to the right of the image to move to the next slide.

One Very Important Question to Ask During an Interview

The Job Quest

As a bonus, here are some other questions that will allow you to better assess your fit with a company/department. Let’s work together for you and your career ! This cartoon from 1.00

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Are You Ready for a Career Change?

Careers Done Write

This blog is part of the Career Collective. I recently conducted a poll on LinkedIn which asked, “If you could change your current career path and reinvent yourself, would you?&# What the poll results tell me is that many people would like the opportunity to change careers.

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Career Hunting Mistakes Grads Can Avoid This Spring

Resume Bear

“As spring graduates enter the job market, avoiding five common mistakes will help them win the right job,&# says Nathan Bennett, who with Stephen Miles has written a new book for job seekers called Your Career Game (www.yourcareergame.com).

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Top 7 Workplace Etiquette No-Nos - Jobacle.com BLOG - Career.

Jobacle

Shop Online Today All About Bosses (10) Career 2.0 Rosen | 10 Comments | Share Article Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 10:00AM in Career Advice View Printer Friendly Version Email Article to Friend « Is Your Credit Score Hurting Your Job Search? February 24, 2011 | Lou S.

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How To Find A Job: When There Are No Jobs.

Resume Bear

Paul Rega, is a veteran recruiter with over twenty-seven years of job hunting and career planning experience. The program guides his readers through the discovery and implementation of their desired career path. career Job Search job search strategy job seekers jobs resumebear

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Mid-Year Check Up: The Full 360

Threshold Consulting

This month’s Career Collective topic is Mid-Year Job-Search Checkup.  An honest assessment at your efforts in managing a job search is important. If you’re like a lot of other career-oriented people, you may think that the real rewards in life will come at the end of your career.   Assess Career Collective Career Management Owning Your Life

Free Strengths Assessment

Career Tips Blog

Marcus Buckingham, the co-author of Now Discover Your Strengths (Amazon affiliate link), has a new strengths assessment available on the the internet. You can take the assessment for free to receive a report of your top two roles or pay a fee to get the full report. I took the free assessment myself and found it quite informative. Career Assessment

Align Your Career for the Best Culture Fit

Careers Done Write

Know Yourself: Consider taking a personality assessment with a professional career expert to determine the type of environment that would be most suitable for you. At Careers Done Write, we offer DISC assessments.

Identifying Your Skills to Revamp Your Résumé

Jobacle

Maybe you’re not sure what the next (realistic) step on your personal career ladder is, or maybe you’re debating switching paths altogether. Career Advice identifying skills job advice skills assessment skills quizLet’s say you’re craving something.

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Creating a Career Branding Strategy

Career Brander

Executing a Career Branding strategy requires a plan. That is, where would you like to see the self actualization of your career be in 5, 10 or 15 years. This means the days of working for a single company in a single role for your entire career is no longer likely. For personal and career branding purposes simply answer: What do you want people to immediately think of when they hear your name?

Changing Careers: Look Before You Leap | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Monday, April 18th, 2011 Changing Careers: Look Before You Leap This month’s Career Collective post offers advice for career changers. I frequently talk to people who want to change careers.

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Not Satisfied with Your Life? How to Change Careers

Ms. Career Girl

And when your work life has been constantly interfering with the satisfaction and quality of your personal life, it’s probably time for a fresh start and a new career. So how does one actually change careers? 7 Steps to Changing Your Career. Assess If You Want to Change Careers.

101 Career Experts You Should Know

Tim's Strategy

Early in the development of Tim’s Strategy, I created a career expert directory. People always ask for referrals to career experts like resume writers and career coaches. And so with my career expert directory, I can quickly guide people toward a good resource. If you are a job seeker or anyone else looking for career expertise , you’ve come to the right place. You can also look for the badge on career expert websites. Career Coaches.

HOW TO: Get a Job Offer

Resume Bear

Assess them per your needs. Written by Donna Svei, One of Monster’s “11 for 2011: Career Experts Who Can Help Your Job Search&#. If you can convince hiring managers that you’re: A cultural fit with the team you’ll be joining. Willing to do the job. Able to do the job.

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Threshold Consulting: It's Your Life, Own It!: When it's Time to.

Threshold Consulting

Boldt: Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design (Arkana) Archives April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 More. World | Main When it’s Time to Recycle Your Career This month’s Career Collective topic is Best Advice for Career Changers. And so they look externally to career forecasts.

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3 Steps to Finding Bliss in the Workplace

Jobacle

Instead of spending those hours counting down to 5:00 PM, it’s up to you to assess your problems with your work and make decisions based around your workplace happiness. Development of job happiness assessments at CareerBliss, such as the BlissFinder, is led by Brad Brummel, Ph.D.

Making a Fresh Start in Your Current Job

Jobacle

Assess Yourself. Take the time to do an honest assessment of yourself at work; your strengths and weaknesses and your positive and negative habits. Career Advice fresh start happier work job make work better starting over work work happinessWe are what we repeatedly do.

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Fall Back in Love With Your Job

Position Ignition

The research focuses on the association between workers' assessments of their own capability in 10 main career skill areas, such as stress management, and their happiness at work. At Work Issues Careers AdviceWhy is it so important to be in love with your job if it's just a job?

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Break the Rules or Change the Game?

Threshold Consulting

Boldt: Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design (Arkana) Archives April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 More. « In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation | Main | Brand Story in a Social Media World » Break the Rules or Change the Game? What did other Career Collective members have to say?

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The Top 50 Job Hunting Blogs

Resume Bear

There are many career-related blogs that provide helpful information by seasoned professionals, recruiters, authors, career experts, and those who want to share their own job search experiences. Quint Careers is a career development blog created by Dr. Randall Hansen.

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Workplace Stress: Top Tips for Career Survival

Careers Done Write

What is disturbing is the impact that stress can have on personal health, corporate stability, and individual career advancement. Here are a few concrete suggestions: Assess your schedule to determine which duties, if any, can be delegated to others. Job Market Trends career advice

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit

Executive Career Brand

Today’s Executive Job Search Toolkit is a post from: Executive Career Brand. A specific career target and list of 15-20 (or more) target companies that are a mutual good fit, as far as size, location, industry, culture, and environment.

Threshold Consulting: It's Your Life, Own It!: Succeeding in a.

Threshold Consulting

Boldt: Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design (Arkana) Archives April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 More. « Brand Story in a Social Media World | Main | When it’s Time to Recycle Your Career » Succeeding in a “Final Jeopardy!” For the new reality is that job search and career management has grown in complexity.

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Executive Brand Online Reputation Management: Relevance, Quality, Diversity, Volume, Consistency

Executive Career Brand

Executive Brand Online Reputation Management: Relevance, Quality, Diversity, Volume, Consistency is a post from: Executive Career Brand. Most recruiters and hiring decision makers source and assess talent through Google, LinkedIn and other search engines.

Are You the Nightmare Manager?

Catherines Career Corner

All about Jobs Business Career Career help Career Management Communication Complaints Feedback Job evaluation Jobs Leadership and Career Management Manager Problem Solving Skills Video Are You the Nightmare Manager? Written by Catherine Adenle If you are a manager, I am sure that you’ll agree with me that it’s not easy being the manager. Sometimes, too many competing priorities can inhibit your capabilities to fully perform your role as a manager. I [.].

What Do You REALLY Want to Do? - Jobacle.com BLOG - Career Advice.

Jobacle

Shop Online Today All About Bosses (10) Career 2.0 Maybe you can’t drop everything and pick up a surfing career in a tropical location. For years I enjoyed writing but never considered it as a career for fear that by turning my hobby into work, I would no longer enjoy it.

“What constitutes a ‘hostile work environment’?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

The employee openly discussed with our colleagues her intention to sabotage my career (and that of my boss) as a result of feedback I had given on her performance review. Carey, while I don’t expect this is what you were hoping to hear, it is my frank assessment of your situation. 2011 Alan L. Question : Hi, Alan. I am planning to resign after 14 years as an employee and 7 years freelance for my company.

4 Smart Strategies for Job Advancement

Careers Done Write

However, you can be great at your job and never advance to the next level if you don’t make a conscious effort to plan for career growth. Creating a brand that is in high demand is one of the most powerful things you can do to fuel career advancement.

Find Out How Much You’re Worth to Employers

Career Realism

This is especially difficult for candidates to assess when one is making a career change. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com. Job Search career employer expert hiring manager job searchHow do you know how much you should expect in a job offer?

“What’s Your Biggest Weakness” Question

Resume Bear

You will probably find career advice telling you to name something that is a positive dressed up as a negative, such as “I’m a perfectionist,&# or “I work too hard.&#

What’s in a Career Brand?

Careers Done Write

So what’s in a career brand ? When an individual person brands herself in order to improve career prospects, she is defining herself as a product that can provide a certain service or business. An honest assessment of what you excel at and enjoy will help you to stay on track.

“Employer’s Sole Discretion” in Contracts, Handbooks and Compensation Plans: Six Strong Arguments to Defeat It

Sklover Working Wisdom

In particular, if you are due a bonus, commission or other payment, seek out incontrovertible facts that you have achieved your objectives to combat both (a) subjective assessments (e.g., Negotiation and navigation of work and career issues requires that you think “out of the box,” and avoid risks at every point in your career. And always do what you can to achieve for yourself, your family, and your career. 2011, Alan L.

The First Things to do When You Lose Your Job - Jobacle.com BLOG.

Jobacle

Shop Online Today All About Bosses (10) Career 2.0 During this time, you can also start preparing for the job search by taking a personal inventory of your career history , your strengths and weaknesses.

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