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How to Avoid Being Invisible While Working From Home

Ms. Career Girl

The past year has changed the way many of us work. Many more Americans than ever are working from home. ” Figuring out how to stand out in a crowd and form meaningful relationships with managers is more important than ever.

If You Work From Home, How Bad Do You Miss the Commute?

The HR Capitalist

I've been blessed to have mostly worked from home over the last 10 years. If you continue to work from home, who's going to help you with this intro or outro to your day (the commute) you'd never thought you'd miss? Change Culture Workplace

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did the pandemic really show we can be just as effective working from home?

Ask a Manager

This post, did the pandemic really show we can be just as effective working from home? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Things to consider: • You might have been just as effective working from home, or even more so.

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some of my team did horribly working from home, regaining privacy at work, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, some of my team did horribly working from home, regaining privacy at work, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Being fair about remote work when some of my staff did horribly working from home.

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How To Pitch Permanent Remote Work To Your Boss

Career Realism

Employees around the world have gotten a taste of remote work and want more. However, as some workplaces reopen following the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, some employees are wondering how they can continue working from home permanently.

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What is Leaving Your Job Worth?

Ms. Career Girl

Adjusting to the new paradigms of work-from-home, and now, return-to-work, have made many of us take a second look at what, exactly, it is that we’re doing for 40+ hours a week. . Would you trade a better work-life balance for a slight decrease in pay?

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Video Resumes: New Trend or Gateway to Discrimination?

Ms. Career Girl

of Americans work remotely or from home. New norms were implemented; such as working from home, businesses being forced to shut down, and virtual job interviews. Interviews Job Search News Work video resumes

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6 Remote-Friendly Companies That Help Pay For Your Vacation

Career Realism

Working for a company that helps pay for your vacation! Here are our six favorite companies from that list that allow employees to work from home. Check out Work It Daily's Incredible Companies page to see snapshots of companies hiring.

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updates: no job descriptions, struggling with working from home, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, updates: no job descriptions, struggling with working from home, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. season at Ask a Manager, where all month I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past.

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The Case for Coming Back to Work: How Leaders Can Convince Reluctant Employees to Return to Work

Ms. Career Girl

For a while it looked like remote work was here to stay. If profits took a nose dive once people moved to remote work, be transparent and give them the facts. Employees don’t want to work in offices with bad cultures. The pandemic changed a lot about the way we do work.

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Three Ways to Fight Zoom Fatigue

Ms. Career Girl

According to Psychology Today , Zoom fatigue describes the tiredness, anxiety, or worry resulting from overusing virtual platforms. While video calls seemed like a great solution to remote work, Zoom fatigue is taxing on the mind. Andres is the Managing Partner at SNI.

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3 Biggest Red Flags To Watch Out For In A Hybrid Workplace

Career Realism

Many companies are now allowing their employees to work from home after the COVID-19 pandemic forced a large portion of the workforce to work remotely and adjust to doing their jobs outside of the office.

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4 Things Companies Should Be Showcasing To Prospective Employees In 2021

Career Realism

When it comes to good employer branding , there are certain constants that companies should abide by when focusing on their recruiting efforts, including being upfront about their mission, company culture, and salary range for job openings. Work It Daily can help!

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do I have to cover self-harm scars, boss resents that I can work from home after having a baby, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, do I have to cover self-harm scars, boss resents that I can work from home after having a baby, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. My boss is resentful that I get to work from home after parental leave.

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How to Deal With Remote Work Burnout and Zoom Fatigue

Ms. Career Girl

While it might sound more relaxing and easier, the shift from in-person meetings to virtual ones has taken its toll on the American workforce , especially among women. So, how can you cope with Zoom fatigue and remote work burnout? Remote work actually has benefits for employers.

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5 Strategies to Make the Most of a COVID Job Market

Ms. Career Girl

That said, many of us might still be reeling from the economic devastation caused by the pandemic and this is as good a time as any to start resolving to get our finances in order. Ask for an informational interview with companies you’d love to work for.

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Zoom Continues To Add To Its Workforce After A Historic Year

Career Realism

Like many global companies, Zoom also has a large number of remote work opportunities. Zoom has job openings in sales, engineering, security, finance, product, marketing, customer service, information technology, engineering operations, legal, customer services, and project management.

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3 Companies Hiring Remotely For Sports Lovers

Career Realism

Some of these opportunities even allow you to work from home. GumGum's technology can extract value from digital content for the advertising and sports industries. The company also offers remote work opportunities. Work It Daily can help!

4 Signs That A Company Is Not Right For You

Career Realism

Even getting an interview in a competitive job market is an achievement in itself, but you need to be very clear from the start of the interview process what the most important aspects of the job are to you and then prioritize them accordingly.

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GitHub Is Focused On Bringing Developers Together

Career Realism

The platform allows developers to work on projects together and share ideas from around the world. GitHub by the numbers: 65+ million developers use the platform 3+ million organizations use the platform 72% of Fortune 50 companies use the platform What It's Like To Work At GitHub.

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if I don’t accept calendar invitations, will people assume I won’t be at meetings?

Ask a Manager

was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: Something happened this morning and I’m wondering if you can settle it: Am I a mega jerk for the way I manage meeting requests? – We are both very senior staff who manage our own schedules.

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What Is High-Volume Recruiting? 4 Best Strategies & Tools To Master It

Recruit CRM

million people on a global level, more than 50% from what it was in 2019. Loads Of Applications To Choose From Shortlisting about 50 candidates per job opening is not anything compared to 50 openings with loads of candidates in each.

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my new office has a no-humor policy

Ask a Manager

This post, my new office has a no-humor policy , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I applied here mostly because of the great reputation this place has for putting out good work in my industry, and started this job about three weeks ago.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

This post, it’s your Friday good news , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I worked for the same toxic employer for almost 10 years and I wouldn’t have realized exactly how bad it was without reading your website.

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my coworker throws my papers away, a fingernail conundrum, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my coworker throws my papers away, a fingernail conundrum, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I manage the bookkeeping for multiple businesses that the owners are involved in. I mostly work from home and am only in the office one day a week.

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Mortification Week: the museum captive, the accidental grope, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, Mortification Week: the museum captive, the accidental grope, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. “I work at a children’s hospital and was singing to get a child’s attention. “I went to France to work in a museum/post-office. (It

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

This post, it’s your Friday good news , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. When I started reading your blog, referred by someone I knew from college, who I believe worked with you (!),

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my coworkers keep asking me when I’m due — and I’m not pregnant

Ask a Manager

This post, my coworkers keep asking me when I’m due — and I’m not pregnant , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I work for a state agency. Everyone who works in the office is friendly and lovely to work with.

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does sloppy writing indicate lack of attention to detail, resigning when I won’t go back to the office, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, does sloppy writing indicate lack of attention to detail, resigning when I won’t go back to the office, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. What if they refuse to have me work from home for my notice period?

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how to help coworkers who have been in the office all along

Ask a Manager

This post, how to help coworkers who have been in the office all along , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Don’t gripe, don’t whine, don’t moan about how you don’t like having to do what seems like “more work” than you had to do from home.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

This post, it’s your Friday good news , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. My transition was from education to recruiting to journalism, and the last wasn’t even a field I had been looking for. I feel that this is a job and company that I can retire from.

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interview with an employee at a majority-autistic company

Ask a Manager

This post, interview with an employee at a majority-autistic company , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Symone is a regular reader here, and she works for a majority-autistic company and is autistic herself. Tell me a little about the type of work you do.

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companies incentivizing returning to work, shaking your hair out in a meeting, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, companies incentivizing returning to work, shaking your hair out in a meeting, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Companies incentivizing vaccines and returning to work. Any tips for dealing with awkward hair adjustments at work?

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should I let my staff take retroactive leave for unproductive days?

Ask a Manager

was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: My office is fully remote and very flexible, allowing people to work whenever they want as long as they make meetings and assessing performance based on work output, not time.

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how to become a slacker … with Laurie Ruettimann

Ask a Manager

Laurie has always called it like she sees it without pulling any punches, and the way she sees it is (a) often different from the conventional wisdom and (b) right. As I confessed to her after reading it, I find a lot of books about work dry or predictable or personality-free.

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what does an “end of day” deadline really mean, bathroom breaks on video calls, and more

Ask a Manager

I know now to clarify that kind of workflow thing, but it came up because I had sent something Monday morning and not EOD Friday, since off-hours emails are disruptive … and I kind of don’t want my supervisor knowing I work weird evening hours sometimes.

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warning coworkers about my book’s adult content, returning to work 2 weeks after having a baby, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, warning coworkers about my book’s adult content, returning to work 2 weeks after having a baby, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. But I also might stop actively promoting it at work, at least if it’s very explicit.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

This post, it’s your Friday good news , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I’ve been reading your blog for over 5 years, it’s helped me out SO much in my journey from finding my first internship to navigating my early career.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

This post, it’s your Friday good news , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Plus, I get to set my hours and days I work, so I can keep nurturing the things I love to do for fun.

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how should I handle joking around during mental health discussions with my team?

Ask a Manager

was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. We are working from home, so the staff meeting is also an opportunity for everyone to socialize and I have a boisterous team (they were pretty informal when we were face-to-face also).

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am I being inflexible for not doing non-work things during work hours?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: Am I a jerk for “being inflexible” and not wanting to do non-work stuff during work hours? I’m a librarian and work part-time at two different libraries. I only work there for four hours at a time, so 20-30 minutes is a decent part of my shift.

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should I tell my boss I’m unhappy with my job, being assertive about safety, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, should I tell my boss I’m unhappy with my job, being assertive about safety, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Should I tell my manager I’m unhappy with my job? Can I turn off notifications from my boss at night?

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interview with an employee at an employee assistance program (EAP)

Ask a Manager

This post, interview with an employee at an employee assistance program (EAP) , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. We sometimes talk here about EAP (Employee Assistance Programs) but have never explored how they work. A reader, Em, who works for one, left an incredibly interesting comment about her work on a post last week, and generously agreed to talk with me more about what she does. We are totally separate from that.

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