How to manage a career in 2012
JANUARY 16, 2012
Making sales (as opposed to managing), writing code (as opposed to managing), working across three time zones. If you are changing jobs every four years, you are going to have to manage lots of close relationships with co-workers and bosses.
Great Place to Work Announces 2012 Best Small and Medium Workplaces List
OCTOBER 25, 2012
Great Place to Work®, a global research and consulting firm, today revealed the 2012 Best Small & Medium Workplaces list, published by FORTUNE magazine. The 2012 list also features the first government agency: the City of Rancho Corodova. Navigator Management Partners.
5 Ideas that will influence 2012
JANUARY 8, 2012
So here we are, in 2012, and did you check out the photo of the Apple store at the top of this post? It's 2012. College and grad school Parenting Self-management
12 Daily Employee Engagement Prescriptions for 2012
JANUARY 3, 2012
Here are 12 prescriptions for Employee Engagement in 2012. Prescription : Repeat daily for the remainder of 2012. Extra Strength Prescription to help you lighten up: Achieve Results Build Relationships Employee Engagement 2012 management significant simple small
Online Hiring Expected To Double In 2012
DECEMBER 22, 2011
Also, the report found that promising online careers for 2012 are software developer, visual designer, user experience designer, digital marketer, technical writer, web researcher, data analyst, content moderator, accountant, and distributed workforce manager.
Study: How Do Employers Manage Social Media?
JANUARY 13, 2012
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) released a survey today titled “An Examination of How Social Media Is Embedded in Business Strategy and Operations”. This survey found that more than half of employers will increase their social media outreach in 2012.
Change Management: Critical Skill for Leaders
Catherines Career Corner
MAY 18, 2012
There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things. Niccolo Machiavelli By Catherine Adenle In the workplace, [.] Related posts: You Are the Pilot of Your Career Plane. 12 Reasons Why Employees Resist Change in the Workplace. The 5 Unhappy People You Must Convince to Change. Get the Job, Keep the Job and Lead! Career Change: How Do You Know When it’s Time?
Top 10 Social Media Blogs: The 2012 Winners!
JANUARY 31, 2012
Cindy King is the Managing Editor of Social Media Examiner. Are you looking for some good blogs to read? Look no further! Our third-annual social media blog contest generated nearly 600 nominations (almost twice as many as last year’s contest).
Project Culture Reflects Management Culture
Hiring Technical People
NOVEMBER 15, 2012
If you read the comments in The Romney Campaign was a Consultant Con Job , there is an insightful comment from someone named redcal: who you hire to do the job DEFINES how well you do your job as a manager, especially in an organization as large/complex as a campaign. Now, Romney himself may not have hired the project manager. And that reinforces a management culture of second or third best. Would you be willing as a manager to stick your neck out and advocate for that?
Ask Questions of the Hiring Manager and the Interview Team
Hiring Technical People
JULY 10, 2012
” but you can ask these kinds of questions of a manager to learn about culture: “Give me an example of the some most recent times you promoted from within. ” and, “Does senior management hold all-hands meetings? ” I have some very funny stories about when I was manager and one of my best developers had trouble keeping his mouth shut at all-hands company meetings. Management thought he was out to embarrass them.
Management Material Do You Have What it Takes
JUNE 27, 2012
Are You Management Material. Relevant experience was a prerequisite for most hiring managers, but 35 percent said they are open to candidates who have no background in the industry. The new executive-hiring survey suggests diversity is still lacking, according to hiring managers.
3 Career Mistakes to Avoid in 2012
JUNE 11, 2012
Here’s why… While you think you are a pro at hiding your distaste for your (insert manager, co-worker, project, client, etc.), Job Search 2012 career job mistake personal branding search unemploymentOkay, so the economy can’t make up its mind.
Ten Job Search Strategies for 2012
JANUARY 9, 2012
There are many simple, painless changes you can make in 2012 to increase your chances of finding your next job. If your look screams 1985, you could give hiring managers the impression that your skills are stuck in that era as well. This is a critical aspect of career management.
On Being a Leader - Memorial Day 2012
MAY 28, 2012
In my work as a Learning & Organization Development consultant, I teach managers about managing people, teams, and organizations. Many these days are questioning the role, and even the value, of management, asking if managers still serve a useful purpose in organizations that are so different from those of the last century. For me, it's not an either/or dilemma of whether managers should stay or go. Posted by Terrence Seamon on Monday May 28, 2012
3 Recruitment Lessons From the 2012 Summer Olympics
JULY 29, 2012
The torch has been lit and the London 2012 Summer Olympics have officially kicked off. Who knows greatness better than those talented men and women who managed to make it all the way to the biggest athletic competition in the world? Recruitment Learnings at the London Summer Olympics.
#SHRM12 Conference Unofficial Party Guide
JUNE 18, 2012
Society of Human Resource Management Annual Conference. For human resource managers, an HR conference is a must. The SHRM 2012 Annual Conference & Exposition is right around the corner. It’s a little mommy-free time for me at the SHRM 2012.
How to update your resume for 2012
JANUARY 3, 2012
It’s 2012 — and time to update your resume with your 2011 business results. Hiring managers want people who can achieve their goals because a hiring manager is interviewing you to accomplish something to help the manager achieve business goals.
What Zig Ziglar Has Taught Us About Career Management
The Job Quest
NOVEMBER 29, 2012
Here are just a few of his quotes that get you thinking about how you approach the management of your career: About attitude. I was saddened to hear of the passing of motivational speaker Zig Ziglar yesterday.
Career Management: Are YOU Lazy?
DECEMBER 26, 2012
Career Management Help. Try some career management. The post Career Management: Are YOU Lazy? Warning! I’m about to speak in code. We like to think of ourselves as: “Not interested in making big money”. Not overly ambitious”. Focused more on life than work”.
8 Time Management Apps: Hassle-Free Management of Tasks and To-Dos
JUNE 22, 2012
Productivity Tips Time Management AppsWe all chase the tick-tock of the clock to beat deadlines, make the most of a meeting or check every box on our to-do list. Some of us make do with a piece of paper and pencil. Others try to make use of technology to improve their productivity. If you belong to the latter group, [.].
8 Developments That Stood Out in Employee Engagement in 2012
JANUARY 14, 2013
I encourage you to visit the Engage for Succes s website to learn what they did in 2012 and where they are going in 2013. Twitter, Linked In, and Facebook have been buzzing with talk about employee engagement in 2012. There have been a lot of books written on employee engagement in 2012 and many books on leadership and management ensure they address employee engagement in their contents. At the end of 2012 there were: 8, 380,000.
67% Percent of Companies Plan to Adopt Work Social Technology in 2012
JUNE 24, 2012
Innovation (57 percent), alignment (55 percent), and engagement (50 percent) are the top management objectives for those using or planning to use internal social technology. Social Media and HR’s Place in Business. A shift is happening in the HR an workplace space.
The Importance of Managing Your Online Brand
Corn on the Job
FEBRUARY 16, 2012
This is a guest post by Susanna Cha, recent MSc International Marketing Management student, currently writing on behalf of Guardian Jobs including marketing jobs, graduate jobs , fundraising jobs and more. Personal Branding Brand Management Online Brand Personal Brand
Time management tips that’ll work for your life
JUNE 22, 2012
Most of the time management advice that’s out there sucks. It’s all written by men who write about time management while their wives are at home taking care of their kids, or by men who don’t have anything to do except write about time management.
Managers: Get Things Done More Efficiently
JULY 5, 2012
Leaders, managers … how often have you asked a team member to do something and found that it didn’t get done when you expected? Managers get things done image from Bigstock. Workplace Manager
How Time Management Can Help Your Job Search
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
Time management is very important during a job search. Job Search advice career job plan search time management tipHere are some tips on how to stay organized and focused while looking for a job. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com.
Consider 5 Things Before You Take That Management Job
MAY 20, 2012
At first glance, accepting a management position can seem like a no-brainer – you have the inside track on what’s going on at the office , you get to delegate tasks and, hopefully, your paycheck gets fatter. By its nature, managing involves being around others much of the time.
Employers: Ignoring Job Candidates Impacts Your Brand
JANUARY 19, 2012
Katie Lewis is currently a senior at Florida State University and will graduate in May 2012 with a B.A. Worker safety career Hiring Manager job resumebear
Employee Engagement: Failing Managers
DECEMBER 3, 2012
How are you managing employee engagement for managers? On a recent flight from Winnipeg to Toronto I refreshed my previous reading and notes of Henry Mintzberg’s 2009 book, Managing. He is truly a Canadian and global treasure in management thinking. Over the past 4 or 5 years there has been a big uptake on helping managers improve employee engagement. Here is a snippet from their August 2012 abstract: First, the choice of boss matters.
How to Engage Hiring Managers Using Social Media
DECEMBER 4, 2012
You’ve probably figured out by now that seeking work through job boards can give you mixed results. I’ve heard some experts claim that for every job opening on a job board, an average of 300 people are submitting resumes to that same job.
13 Time Management Tips You Ought to Know
The Undercover Recruiter
NOVEMBER 5, 2012
As a small business owner, managing your time and expectations are extremely important if you want to maintain the proper focus. Time management is one of those skills no one teaches you in school but you have to learn. Can you think of more time management tips?
3 Overlooked Leadership Skills That Can Boost Your Career
SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
Career Development career job jobs leadership managementThere is an old riddle about leadership: “What do all the great leaders in the world have in common?” In the answer are clues to leadership that are so often overlooked. A Leader Knows the Team A leader recognizes employee talent, aptitude and the benefits received by that employee by doing a good job. When [.].
[Manifesto] 55 Tips To Manage Work Stress
Personal Excellence Blog
MARCH 13, 2012
Maybe not within view of your manager, or he/she will be wondering if you can’t take the heat of the job?!) . More details on the tips: 55 Tips To Manage Work Stress. 55 Tips to Manage Work Stress Stressed at work? Try these tips to help alleviate your stress.
5 Common Mistakes Made Managing Your Employees
DECEMBER 5, 2012
Lessons Learned Managing Your Employees. If you have been managing people for a while, you probably feel pretty comfortable with the manager hat on. Giving too much information – maybe you have been managing “Bob” for a couple years now.
“Why I Love My Father” (A Father’s Day Tribute: Happy Father’s Day To All Father Figures!)
Personal Excellence Blog
JUNE 16, 2012
Thank you everyone for your wonderful responses to the 2012 Father’s Day Tribute. I could understand the secret when I myself became a father and struggled to manage between ever increasing list of expenses and expectations and my resources to meet the same.
Some Hiring Managers Rate the Attractiveness of Your Spouse.
JUNE 4, 2012
As a candidate, you know that people considering you for employment judge you on everything, right? Clothes. Your Car. How you talk. Whether your spouse is smoking hot. Hold up, what was that last one? Your spouse - he or she needs to be smoking hot - you didn't get the memo? .
3 Tips for Managing Social Media in the Workplace
FEBRUARY 14, 2012
Dana Schwartz is a senior studying public relations and management at Syracuse University. This semester, I’m taking a social media class. I’ve already learned so much about how social media is changing society. From the way it changes relationships (are you Facebook official?)
Employer Social Media Could Save US Companies $370 Billion in 2012
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
Employee disengagement at an organization happens a number of different ways including boredom, job fit, managers, unclear expectations and lack of connection to colleagues and the company itself.
When Life Throws You Curve Balls: How To Manage Uncertainty
Personal Excellence Blog
AUGUST 8, 2012
How do you manage them? How would you manage uncertainty?” ” How To Manage Uncertainty. In each instance, I learned to manage the uncertainty, rather than let the uncertainty manage me. Here are my three best methods to manage uncertainty. .
Top 10 Sessions at the 2012 #HRTechConf in Chicago
SEPTEMBER 26, 2012
Don’t forget to swing by and check out the 2012 HR Technology Unofficial Party Guide. Human Resources Technology Conference Recommended Sessions in 2012. we’ve sorted through and chosen some of the top ten sessions to attend at the 2012 Annual HR Technology Conference in Chicago.