COVID Lockdown Netflix Recommendation - "American Factory"

The HR Capitalist

That's why I'm here with a Netflix Recommendation that only a professional manager or HR person could get excited about. Filmed from February 2015 until the end of 2017, Reichert and Bognar were granted filming access by Fuyao at both their Ohio and Chinese plant locations.

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Challenge: Give A Recommendation

Career Realism

Challenge: Give A Recommendation. Today’s Work It Daily Challenge is to give a recommendation. Giving recommendations is a great way to show your appreciation for them. Today, challenge yourself to give a recommendation to someone. In fact, there’s a whole section that’s dedicated for recommendations on your LinkedIn profile. Decide who you’d like to recommend, write them a brief recommendation, and then send them a message to give them a heads up.

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weekend free-for-all – December 30-31, 2017

marenated HR

Book recommendation of the week: Mortified: Love Is a Battlefield , by David Nadelberg. I’ve recommended their first book in the past as well, and their entire empire is delightful. You may also like: all of my 2017 book recommendations all my 2016 book recommendations all my 2015 book recommendations weekend free-for-all – December 30-31, 2017 was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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Job Search News – November 4, 2017

Competitive Resumes

They set you apart from the crowds if you can demonstrate them either through recommendations, references, or a recording of how you use them training others. This is your job search news with articles and resources so enjoy! I’ve read them, and you can feel free to comment on them in any form you’d like. Leave a message on the “send voicemail” button on your right. I’ll try to keep it short, fresh, and informative. If you have some news I need to know about, tweet me @MarkADyson !

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Job Search News, December 1, 2017 – The Learning Edition

Competitive Resumes

I know I hated to go back for my master’s degree, and today I don’t recommend everyone to go back to college. This is your job search news – THE POST THANKSGIVING EDITION- with articles and resources centered around learning so enjoy! I’ve read them, and you can feel free to comment on them in any form you’d like. Leave a message on the “send voicemail” button on your right. I’ll try to keep it short, fresh, and informative.

2017 109

all of my 2017 book recommendations

Ask a Manager

All year long, I’ve made a weekly book recommendation when kicking off the weekend open thread. Here’s the complete list of what I’ve recommended this year (maybe in time for holiday gift-shopping!). I recommended the author’s The Summer Before the War last year too, and this one is just as good.). I recommended this a couple of years ago when I first read it, but I’ve been re-reading it and it’s just as good the second time.).

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10 Memoirs Every Girl Boss Needs on Her Desk

Ms. Career Girl

Book Club News Real Career Girls female memoirs girl bosses recommended memoirsEven the strongest of women hit roadblocks in life sometimes but this list of memoirs is sure to inspire and motivate all girl bosses out there to remind themselves of their inner badass. Love Warrior by Glennon Doyle. This #1 New York Times Bestseller, now in paperback, will remind you of your inner warrior.

2017 116

Steve's Holiday Gift Recommendation #6 - Take care of yourself too

Steve Boese

Wrapping up the Gift Recommendations series today not with a specific item or product, but rather a more basic, fundamental recommendation. And since you spend so much time putting everything and everyone else before you, my recommendation for this holiday season is to take some time, however much time you can find, (or need), for you and you only.

2017 57

3 Neglected, But Simple, Personal (Social) Branding Strategies

Executive Career Brand

Building Personal Brand Equity by Surprising Someone With a LinkedIn Recommendation. Some personal branding strategies for job search take a lot of time to accomplish. Some personal branding strategies for job search take a lot of time to accomplish. I wrote an article earlier this year that outlines important branding tips, 3 Juicy Insider LinkedIn Personal Branding Tips : 1. Building Personal SEO by Fully Populating Your LinkedIn Profile.

2017 201

Creating Agile HR, Part 4: Agile Sourcing

Hiring Technical People

BTW, I might recommend that the HR sourcing folks do a lean coffee daily or at some reasonable cadence to see what their issues are and how they can help each other. I do not recommend a standup for a meeting. Sourcing, how and where you recruit possible candidates is a great way to use small, safe-to-fail experiments. That’s because the recruiting landscape continues to change. A little history: in the past, we read newspapers—on paper!

3 Juicy Insider LinkedIn Personal Branding Tips

Executive Career Brand

Build Personal Brand Equity by Surprising Someone With a LinkedIn Recommendation. LinkedIn recommendations are important. Think about it, when you are reviewing someone’s qualifications, for whatever reason, reading a glowing recommendation from a peer, or manager, or business associate will probably reflect well on them. Want to get more people to write LinkedIn recommendations for you?

2017 186

How To Get Executive Recruiters’ Attention With The Right Email Messages

Executive Career Brand

Can you endorse / recommend me? Avoid the typical emailing blunders too many executive job seekers make. The major piece in your job search strategy should be networking your way into the companies and organizations you’re targeting, so that you can tap into the goldmine of hidden jobs there. You also want to get the attention of executive recruiters in your field, so they’ll keep you top-of-mind when a good-fit opportunity for you comes their way.

2017 179

When HR Makes a $2,666,594.03 Mistake

Evil HR Lady

Although for the record, I recommend a minimum severance of two weeks per year of service, but no one asked me.). We’ve all made mistakes at work , but have you made a $2,666,594.03 mistake? On one employee? Hold onto your hats, because you don’t want this to happen to you. Here’s what happened. Trico Products Corporation laid off Francois El-Hayek after 28 years of service.

2017 240

Speak Like a Professional: 7 Tips for Better Business Speech

Ms. Career Girl

If you recommend selling something, talk about selling it, not ‘monetizing an asset.’. Tell them how much, when, and where: ‘We will sell 2 million units in the US by the end of 2017’ is a forecast they can understand. Two women present their funding requests to the same management team. Let’s listen in: Diana : So, you know, this project is insanely good, we can sell it soon and customers will really like it. I only need like $50,000 to get to launch. Can I go forward?

2017 145

Creating Agile HR, Part 3: Possible Agile Hiring Metrics

Hiring Technical People

I do recommend you avoid one large piece of data, such as time to hire. One of the problems with agile hiring is this: what data do you collect? Let me digress for a bit and talk about cycle time and lead time. This image explains cycle time and lead time for a cross-functional team. Everything starts in the Ready column and proceeds through the possible progression through development and test to Done.

2017 158

7 Tips to Brand Your Side Hustle Like a Pro

Ms. Career Girl

Never underestimate the value of word of mouth recommendations. A Nielsen’s Harris Poll Online surveyed 2,000 Americans and found that 82% sought recommendations before buying anything. 67% said they were more likely to buy if a friend or relative shared a recommendation via social media. They prefer to let their customers do their marketing via word of mouth recommendations. Do you take your “side hustle” seriously or is it a “bit of fun”?

2017 158

Conflict : An Opportunity To Learn?

Ms. Career Girl

” I’d highly recommend it. The post Conflict : An Opportunity To Learn? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Conflict is something to avoid. Isn’t it? For most of us, since we were little conflict was something that must be resolved as quickly as possible. Or even better, avoided altogether. In our no-shades-of-gray world, conflict was placed squarely in the “bad” column. But what if conflict isn’t bad at all?

2017 166

Self-worth, Abundance, And The Goddess Called YOU

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re challenged with this new perspective, I recommend you take a loot at Ava Miles’ “ Goddesses Deserve The G’s.” You’re a goddamn Goddess. Now, stop apologizing. Get over it, and embrace your place in the world. What I’m saying is that it’s time to break out of the bonds that have held women back for so long.

2017 158

Undisclosed STD’s: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

Ms. Career Girl

I also recommend composing a script when disclosing to partners. Disclosing an STD to a new potential partner can be tricky! Read on for Dr. Sheila Loanzon’s expert advice on how to tackle this thorny topic like a boss. At what point do you tell a potential date that you have herpes? I personally prefer not to tell people on a first date or online via a dating profile or my herpes status.

2017 159

Why You Should Treat Your Workday Like a Workout

Ms. Career Girl

You presumably wouldn’t dream of running a marathon without drinking any water, but when it comes to putting in an eight-hour stint at the office, barely one in five of us drink the eight glasses of water nutritionists recommend. The post Why You Should Treat Your Workday Like a Workout appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. What do your gym and your office have in common? Chances are, neither of them are places you want to get up and go to on a Monday morning!

2017 169

Nine Ideas To Stay Productive At Work

Ms. Career Girl

This is why, it is recommended to focus at one task at a time, and move on to the next one only when the previous task is completed. It is natural to feel distracted or demotivated at some point during work. But with the workload piling up, there is often no choice left but to be proactive. If you want your weekends and evenings to be relaxed, it is advisable to be productive during working hours, so that you can complete all your tasks on time.

2017 152

How to be Aggressive with an Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

There’s sometimes no way to tell if your resume and cover letter get lost in the shuffle, so sending a quick email displaying your interest is recommended. Being aggressive with an executive job search doesn’t necessarily mean you have to be pushy or demanding. Aggressiveness actually means spending a significant amount of time developing the best resumes and cover letters tailored to the job and company you’re applying for.

2017 142

15 Savvy Tips To Boost LinkedIn Profile Views

Executive Career Brand

Get more recommendations. LinkedIn experts have suggested that having 10 or more recommendations can boost your profile’s search ranking. Bedazzle Your LinkedIn Profile and Boost Profile Views. When you’re actively pursuing new career opportunities, you need to make your LinkedIn profile dazzle, so it will be a traffic magnet. More profile views means more people may be sending job leads your way, or otherwise help you with your job search and career.

2017 155

How and When to Follow Up After Your Executive Job Application

Professional Resume Services

Instead of simply asking what the status of your application is, send in a letter of recommendation along with why you’re interested in working for their company. It’s human nature to want to receive a response very shortly after sending in your executive resume for a job application. However, the reality is an HR manager likely has to filter through hundreds of resumes on top of their other job duties, so a quick response rarely happens.

2017 138

Blood, Sweat, Tears, and Goal Setting

Ms. Career Girl

It’s not that I recommend this, as it’s no fun to be wiped out and feeling zombie-like, but it’s what I had to do to get published. The post Blood, Sweat, Tears, and Goal Setting appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. So let’s talk about the blood and sweat and tears of writing. There is no easy way to write a book so don’t go searching for it. UNLESS, you get the chance to “search” on a raft down the Grand Canyon, or on a Kenyan safari, or wandering through Prague.

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7 Reasons Why You Can’t Sleep Properly At Night

Ms. Career Girl

population gets less than the recommended hours of sleep. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) , it is estimated that one third of the U.S. This consequently leads to problems like stress and anxiety, heart disease, obesity, and depression, in addition to poor concentration during the day and also adversely affects work performance.

2017 149

How to Create the Life of Your Dreams in Three Simple Steps

Ms. Career Girl

This leaves all your efforts high and dry, because no matter how experienced you are, how can you get that ideal position if no one knows you, recommends you, or introduces you to a new opportunity? So buckle up… 2017 is the year to make your dreams come true! The post How to Create the Life of Your Dreams in Three Simple Steps appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. We all have big dreams and aspirations.

2017 136

What is the Best Executive Resume Format?

Professional Resume Services

The best executive resume writers will recommend a chronological format for executives. Is there such a thing as the “best” executive resume format? Follow these tips to see for yourself! Your resume is usually the first thing a potential employer will see when you’re searching for a job. Having the proper format may seem like a little detail, but it’s actually pretty important.

2017 149

The LinkedIn Rules You Should be Following

Professional Resume Services

Give Endorsements and Recommendations. The top resume writing services will tell you not to put too much emphasis on endorsements and recommendations through LinkedIn. On the other hand, it’s not appropriate to give an endorsement or recommendation to someone you didn’t work with closely. LinkedIn can be an extremely valuable tool for executives. However, not knowing how to use it properly can also damage your reputation without you even knowing.

2017 133

Review: Great Answers To Tough Questions by Michael Dodd

Ms. Career Girl

This one is sure to be on my list of favorites for 2017, and I highly recommend it. The post Review: Great Answers To Tough Questions by Michael Dodd appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Using The Power of Storytelling To Never Fear Questions Again. Give me a book or an article full of facts, and it’s likely I’ll never finish it. Imagine your favorite movie reduced to mere numbers and statistics.

2017 128

Key Differences Between Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Ms. Career Girl

We talked earlier about your LinkedIn profile being a tool in layering your professional brand and by using all the platform’s features (status updates, blogs, posted articles and media, recommendations) you can stand-out from the crowd in ways that go far beyond the power of a resume. The post Key Differences Between Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 150

Stress May Test You, But It Doesn’t Have To Taunt You

Ms. Career Girl

Here’s what I recommend to keep stress in check. In today’s business world, it’s not enough to simply be busy. We have to be doing the right things in the right order all while showing the alignment between our individual output, and the goals of our teams and wider organizations.

2017 141

Top 3 Resume Trends for 2017

Corn on the Job

Make an effort to connect with those who know you personally and ask for recommendations. Some people still recommend this but the trend for 2017 is to leave this out and focus more on strong bullet points that show your value. Long gone are the days that a word processing resume with textbook objective statements and boring descriptors would be sufficient to receive an interview offer.

2017 40

Imagine: Working For Passion, Pleasure, and Profit

Ms. Career Girl

I highly recommend you add the book to your must-read list. The post Imagine: Working For Passion, Pleasure, and Profit appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. A lot has changed in the world since you and I were born into it. As a kid, I watched my parents do life and work with a pretty fatalistic mindset. Things were the way they were, they always had been, and they always would be. They worked to live and pay bills.

2017 143

How to Avoid Bad Career Advice

Ms. Career Girl

A recommendation from your parents using outdated examples is different from up-to-date advice from a career counselor. Consider whether the source knows your industry, has current information, and knows what it is like to build a career in 2017. The post How to Avoid Bad Career Advice appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. It seems like everyone has an opinion these days, especially when it comes to career advice.

2017 136

31 Success Tips for Serious Entrepreneurs

Ms. Career Girl

To be most successful in business, you must be able to acquire a customer, get them to want to buy from you again because they’re happy with their purchase, and then get that customer to recommend you to others. The post 31 Success Tips for Serious Entrepreneurs appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Jellaine Dee. Her bio follows. Time after time, I always get asked what tips I can give to help anyone starting out in business.

The Ultimate Job Search Survival Guide for Women Executives

Professional Resume Services

Some of those websites may recommend you submit a general cover letter or resume, so it may be worth your time to look into a cover letter writing service to optimize keywords, highlight skills and other attributes. Believe it or not, there still is somewhat of a notion that women shouldn’t be in top positions at certain companies. However, this has changed significantly over the years, and many companies are viewing women at a higher standard than ever before, and rightfully so.

2017 136

Seeking Real Ms Career Girls – – Do You Know Her?

Ms. Career Girl

” Both were previously reviewed and recommended on Ms Career Girl. The post Seeking Real Ms Career Girls – – Do You Know Her? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. In our February newsletter, I talked about real heroes. In case you missed it, here’s a core quote: You see, my heroes are the ones that are in the game every day. They show up. They not only go the distance, they go the extra mile. And I’d like to see them honored and recognized a bit more.

2017 148

FREE eBook on Smart Personal Branding with LinkedIn

Executive Career Brand

With LinkedIn’s newest 2017 User Interface, I needed to do a major revamp of the ebook. Recommendations. In 2009 I wrote a little ebook for Job-Hunt.org on using LinkedIn for personal branding and executive job search. I did a minor update in 2010. Not too much had changed. The new title is “Smart Personal Branding with LinkedIn – How to Use LinkedIn to Build Your Personal Brand and Land a New Job Faster!”.

2017 123

On Catching The Wave To The Future

Ms. Career Girl

” I’d recommend getting a copy of her amazingly entertaining and enlightening book to awaken yourself to the possibilities around you. The post On Catching The Wave To The Future appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I grew up in SoCal. If you live in LaLa land, as it is affectionately called, odds are that you either are a surfer, or you know one. In LaLa land, in more ways than one, everyone wants to catch the next wave.

2017 149

Lost Your Job? Ask Your Employer for Career Transition Support

Ms. Career Girl

If you have the possibility, you could aim at negotiating a later termination date with your employer, it’s always recommended to know your legal rights in this situation. A letter of recommendation. Leaving a job on good terms with your employer is highly recommended. This way, you could ask for a letter of recommendation. The post Lost Your Job? Ask Your Employer for Career Transition Support appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

all of my 2020 book recommendations

Ask a Manager

All year long, I’ve made a weekly book recommendation when kicking off the weekend open thread. Here’s the complete list of what I’ve recommended this year (maybe in time for holiday gift-shopping!). Highly recommended.

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How influencer marketing can bolster your fashion brand

Ms. Career Girl

Much in the way that you might hear about a great product because a friend of a friend recommended it to someone who recommended it to you, influencer’s networks carry on far past their followers. Gone are the days when people got their fashion fix exclusively from glossy magazines.