Top Career Experts to Follow in 2018

Professional Resume Services

When I joined Twitter in 2008 I had no clue who to follow or even what to do. After learning a bit more about it, I gathered my little list of resume experts that quickly expanded to experts throughout the careers industry. Through the years I’ve added more people to that list.

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CES®2018 – Ms Career Girl In Las Vegas #CES2018

Ms. Career Girl

The post CES®2018 – Ms Career Girl In Las Vegas #CES2018 appeared first on Ms. Unless you’ve been in a coma or on an extended wilderness trip, it’s been impossible to miss the trends in technology of late. Three words sum it up: Smart, connected, and wireless.

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Trending Sources

2018 Executive Job Search: Are You Ready?

Resume Writing

It appears that 2018 is a promising year for job growth, and according to an article posted on The HuffPost’s website — January and February are the busiest months! The post 2018 Executive Job Search: Are You Ready? Is this your year?

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What is the Best Format for a Resume in 2018? (Here are 3 Awesome Examples)

Blue Sky Resumes

I am continually changing the style and structure of my resumes to appeal to today’s hiring managers and recruiters and, now that we’re into the new year, it seems like a good time to share the ideal 2018 resume format with you. So what does a good resume look like in 2018?

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Message to Executive Job Seekers :: Just Slow Down

Career Trend

This is a message to executive careerists in job transition :: Just slow down. It may be tempting to lean heavily upon inherent leadership skills in areas such as: executing rapid change; quickly navigating turbulence; and, making lightning-fast decisions.

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The Renegade Mindset: How To Stay True To What Matters To You

Career Shifters

In a world where the pressure to conform is all-consuming, how do you discover what you want, and then maintain the strength of mind to carve your own path? Natasha shares how to create the mindset shift you need to break the mould and stay on track for a career (and a life) you love

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?? 365 Top Tips to Rock Your Job Search Every Day of 2018

JobMob

All your job searching tips for 2018… Don't put off your job search. Click the image to get access to 365 Top Tips to Rock Your Job Search Every Day of 2018 : JobMob Insiders can get this free bonus and other exclusive content in the JobMob Insider Bonuses area.

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Your Weekend Reading Pile from NAFCU

Ms. Career Girl

Here's what your Washington Watchdog will fight for in 2018. NAFCU's 2018 Advocacy Priorities. Five things to focus on for 2018. NCUA's 2018 Supervisory Priorities. Here come the 2018 minimum wage pay raises.

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Smart Executive Job Search: How To Sail Through Salary and Compensation Negotiations

Executive Career Brand

Salary and compensation negotiations are imminent. you’re close to reeling in that great-fit executive job. You’ve been through a few rounds of interviews at a company you really want to work for, and they’re about to make you an offer.

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5 In-Person Networking Tips for Job Seekers

Ms. Career Girl

Maybe you were laid off last fall and are still looking for a new job. Or, perhaps you have set a goal for the new year of finding a better career opportunity. Either way, you can’t expect the next great career move to fall into your hands while you are aimlessly reviewing online job boards.

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Mechanism that converts white fat to brown identified

Career Alley

In experiments on mice, researchers have pinpointed a mechanism for the conversion of energy-storing white fat into energy-expending brown fat

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Five Ways to Kick-Start Your Working Day

Ms. Career Girl

Are you about to begin a new job? Then you’ll be expected to turn up to work looking and feeling your best. So if your morning routine involves stumbling out of bed and grabbing breakfast on the go, it’s time to make some changes. Fear not!

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From IT to Food

Career Shifters

“I know that any sleepless night, any moment of stress and struggle, is for something I truly believe in.”. Rosamund Heathcote enjoyed her job, but she also knew that her dreams lay elsewhere. So, she built her own business, nurturing it alongside full-time work, until she was ready to make her leap.

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Sam’s Club and Walmart Face a PR Disaster Caused by Bad HR

Evil HR Lady

Walmart: Everything is awesome! Raises and bonuses for all! Also Walmart: Shh, we’re closing 53 Sam’s Clubs. Don’t look! On the same day, people. And they didn’t even tell all the Sam’s club employees that they were being laid off before the poor people arrived to work and found the doors locked. Everyone is calling this a PR disaster. I’m calling it an HR disaster.

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New Year, Better Finances: How to Spend Smart

Ms. Career Girl

Most of us would like to have some extra cash in hand – especially post-Christmas, when it’s often difficult to rein our spending back to sensible levels.

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Quote Of The Day: Change Some Words In This Article So It Applies To Schools & You Have Good Guidance For Teachers

Professional Resume Services

How to Counter the Circus of Pseudoscience is an article in today’s New York Times. Change some of the words to “teachers,” “schools,” and “students.”

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Women Entrepreneurs Who Made Their Own Rules

Ms. Career Girl

For centuries, women were considered homemakers. Now, they are taking over the business world. While there are still many challenges to face, women all over the world are proving that not only can they jump over hurdles, they can demolish them and rewrite the game.

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5 Tips for a Stronger Sick Leave Policy

Evil HR Lady

According to United Press International , 37 percent of Americans say they would go to work sick because they lack a sick leave policy that allows them to take time off to recover. At least 25 percent actually do show up sick. Sure, you might think it’s great to have employees that want to work so hard they’ll work while sick, but one sick employee can wreak havoc on your workplace. A mild fever and cough for one employee can land another in the hospital.

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How to Prepare Employees for Moving Off Their Parents’ Health Plan

Evil HR Lady

When a person turns 16 years old, they get to drive. When 21 comes around, they can drink legally. Additionally, when they turn 26 years old, their reward is moving off their parents’ health plan. It’s not exactly the most welcome birthday present, but before the Affordable Care Act was enacted, they would have been on their own much earlier. So as employees (or children of employees) approach 26 years of age, it’s important they be prepared. Here’s what to tell them.

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How I Increased My LinkedIn Views By 10x Almost Immediately

Evil HR Lady

For almost as long as I’ve been writing on the internet, I’ve been sharing my posts on LinkedIn. To be honest, I did so because it was easy. I just clicked on the little button above and that was that. I never expected many people to see what I wrote, because each update was only seen by a small fraction of my connections.

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Is 2018 The Year You Launch Your SideHustle?

Ms. Career Girl

So December 31, 2018 is going to be here in eleven very quick months. ” Rather than find yourself at the end of 2018 and had yet another year of your life tick off with nothing to show but a pile of rent receipts and paystubs, maybe it’s time to act.

2018 11

What If It Were Illegal to Keep Your Co-Worker’s Salary Secret?

Evil HR Lady

One of the things that I loved about being an HR data person was knowing how much money everyone else made. My very first HR job was as an HR admin for the head of Compensation, and I got to run reports for her, which meant I knew everyone’s salaries, including hers and my co-workers (who, incidentally, were much higher level than I was and had no idea about each other’s salaries).

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Infographic Resumes: Are They Right for Executives?

Resume Writing

I hear you. You are considering getting yourself one of those nifty new info-graphic resumes. No kidding. I love them, too! Truly fascinating and so visually appetizing. I am thrilled to see the recruiting and career services industry embrace more creative career marketing tools.

2018 30

You Can’t Shift Without This: The Single Ingredient That Will Make Or Break Your Career Change

Career Shifters

If you want to move into fulfilling work, there’s one thing you’ll need to have in place before anything else. It’s not the right idea, a detailed plan or sufficient money (though they all help). It’s more fundamental than that.

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Dear 22-Year-Olds, There Are a Few Things You Need to Know About Business Emails

Evil HR Lady

The terrible date between Aziz Ansari and “Grace” made the internet go crazy and opened up all kinds of debate over the #metoo movement. The story’s author, Katie Way, though, has made herself a topic of news over her completely inappropriate email to HLN anchor Ashleigh Banfield after someone from Banfield’s staff contacted Way and invited her to come on the show. It’s an unequivocal no from me. The way your colleague Ashleigh (?),

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Open Space Office? Survival Tips for Introverts

Ms. Career Girl

When Jennifer’s company converted to open space last year, her ability to concentrate plunged. She likes her tablemates; it’s just that Jennifer needs quiet and solitude to do her best thinking. Without an office door to close, she’s stressed, overwhelmed, and seriously thinking of moving on.

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Rocking 2018 – The Habits of Highly Successful Women

Ms. Career Girl

As we head into 2018, there is hope that this year is a watershed moment for women in business. To help women who are either seeking to grow a business or just help improve family finances in 2018, the team at Businesstudent.com created The Habits of Highly Successful Women Infographic.

2018 11

Is Bad Body Odor Really a Protected Disability?

Evil HR Lady

Amber Bridges got fired because of bad body odor, but not hers. Another employee had bad body odor and Bridges tried to solve the problem by bringing in air fresheners and others followed suit. The smelly employee complained to HR and Bridges was fired for creating a “ hostile work environment.” ” A hostile work environment doesn’t mean that Bridges was being rude , it means that she violated a law against illegal discrimination.

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CES®2018 – MS CAREER GIRL IN LAS VEGAS CES2018 Friday

Ms. Career Girl

The post CES®2018 – MS CAREER GIRL IN LAS VEGAS CES2018 Friday appeared first on Ms. Today’s the final day of the four-day CES® in Las Vegas, Nevada.

2018 11

Why "Get Focused/Do Better/Play Harder" is a Horrible Coaching Strategy.

HR Capitalist

In the business and sports world, there's a huge coaching crutch that's often said, but rarely means anything. Get Focused.Do Better.Play Harder". You hear the first two (and versions of those two) often in the business world.

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From Law to Portfolio Career

Career Shifters

“I felt like I was never in the right place.”. Karen Beddow was torn. When she was at home, she felt like she should be at the office; when she was at the office, she wanted to be at home. Here's how a sun bed in Greece helped her find the exciting and flexible work she really wanted

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Rebuilding Your Career After Being Fired or Laid Off

Ms. Career Girl

It comes when you least expect it. It comes when you can least afford it. And it comes when you thought your “safe” job was forever. Usually the event takes place at about 3 PM on an ordinary work day when your boss calls you in for a “friendly” chat.

2018 21

How Is 2018 Shaping Up for Job Seekers?

Jobacle

Is 2018 going to be one of those years where jobs are hard to come by? If you’re looking for a job in one of the occupation that will experience strong growth, you’ll probably find 2018 to be a very good year for a job search. The post How Is 2018 Shaping Up for Job Seekers?

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Women in the Workplace: What 2017 Taught Us

Ms. Career Girl

So, here’s to 2018: a year where women’s voices are heard, when we narrow the gender pay gap even more, and we stand up for better maternity and paternity leave.

2018 21

From Sales to Ethical Underwear

Career Shifters

“After leaving my corporate role, I couldn't possibly have imagined that I'd now have my own underwear brand.”. Lily Chong was ready to do something new in her career, but she didn't know what that could be.

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When Colleagues Claim Credit for Your Work

Ms. Career Girl

You work hard to be the best at your job. You put in the long hours, collaborate with other employees, create fresh ideas and content, and genuinely put your best into every task you tackle.

2018 21

Messy Brilliance – A Journey Into Knowing Yourself

Ms. Career Girl

So, you’ve spent the last five or ten or twenty years on a quest. That quest may have been for. Success. Wealth. Educational Achievement. Has your quest brought you to your desired destination? How much happiness have you gained – or sacrificed – along the way?

2018 21

NBC's New Rules on Workplace Hugging Means NO HUGGING.

HR Capitalist

If you thought you were going to just keep doing what you are doing related to PDA (public displays of affection) in the #metoo era, you're not only naive, you must be saved from yourself.

2018 22

Valentine’s Day Ahead! Start Finding Love, Offline!

Ms. Career Girl

Valentine’s Day is just ahead. If you don’t already have that someone special in your life, that means you’re probably still using dating sites and apps to find them. But if you’re frustrated or disappointed with the online dating games, why not try something different?

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weekend free-for-all – January 6-7, 2018

Ask A Manager

You may also like: all of my 2017 book recommendations all my 2016 book recommendations all my 2015 book recommendations weekend free-for-all – January 6-7, 2018 was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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