“Need a Work Document from HR? Afraid to Ask? – Here’s How”

Sklover Working Wisdom

As noted above, it is quite rare for a request for a copy of a work-related document to get to the ears of an employee’s Manager and arouse suspicions that an interview process may be underway. Is it possible that your Manager becomes aware of your request, and confronts you about it?

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Recognizing Your Resiliency: Female Workers Overcoming the Pandemic’s Impact

Ms. Career Girl

Children needing to participate in homeschooling brought on difficulties and anxiety as moms had to find time to be tutors, parents, and manage their professional responsibilities. how to manage your patience in making adjustments to your life?

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15+ Inspiring Recruiting Quotes That'll Motivate You To Hire The Right Way

Recruit CRM

Our team has handpicked some of the best recruiting quotes from HR managers and staffing industry experts from all over the world. Quote #1 "Hiring tough can always help you manage easily." —Sue

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Working Women: The Latest Statistics On The Gender Pay Gap

Career Realism

The uncontrolled gender pay gap for women at the manager/supervisor level is 83 cents for every $1 men earn. Women at the manager/supervisor level earn 98 cents for every $1 men earn, while women at the director level earn 97 cents, and women at the executive level earn 95 cents.

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your culture does not include everyone … or what employers need to do for racial equity

Ask a Manager

Remember last summer during the Black Lives Matters protests when so many companies announced their commitment to racial equity? I want to tell you about Authentic Diversity: How to Change the Workplace for Good , a book by diversity and inclusion expert Michelle Silverthorn , in which she explains how the “old rules” of diversity keep failing people of color and what employers must do if they’re truly committed to racial equity.

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13 Best Recruitment Podcasts Recruiters Need To Listen To [Updated]

Recruit CRM

From re-evaluating your DEI (Diversity, Equity & Inclusion) culture to hybrid working and much more, this will soon turn out to be your favourite. With recruitment networking events put to hold due to Covid-19, gather inspiration from these amazing podcasts that we've shortlisted.

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10 Things That Haven’t Changed For Women In The Business World

Career Realism

Although these pieces of legislation were intended to level the paying field for men and women, in 2021, women still only earn 82 cents for every dollar earned by male co-workers. of equity partners in U.S. Remember that old cigarette ad that proclaimed: “You've come a long way, baby?"

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Zoom Continues To Add To Its Workforce After A Historic Year

Career Realism

Zoom has job openings in sales, engineering, security, finance, product, marketing, customer service, information technology, engineering operations, legal, customer services, and project management. To say that 2020 was a big year for Zoom would be an understatement.

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my company’s leadership program for women excludes men

Ask a Manager

This post, my company’s leadership program for women excludes men , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: The large company I work for has embraced inclusion, equity, and diversity. To be clear, I support the goals of inclusion, equity, and diversity, and have supported many programs to promote these goals — but this seems to cross a line.

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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. I do a lot of organizational work behind the scenes, such as triaging new applicants and records management.

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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 asked them to make up the 4 weeks in another way (signing bonus or equity). remember the manager who wouldn't let her best employee attend her own graduation?

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how companies can build more equitable workplaces … and what’s getting in the way

Ask a Manager

This post, how companies can build more equitable workplaces … and what’s getting in the way , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. The number one obstacle is a lack of investment from management. Why should your managers care?

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how can companies be fair to people who can’t work from home?

Ask a Manager

was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. There’ve been a lot of conversations around how to build in equity for those who can’t work from home. This post, how can companies be fair to people who can’t work from home? ,

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when asked about salary, I say “I’ll start for $X and earn the rest through merit”

Ask a Manager

This post, when asked about salary, I say “I’ll start for $X and earn the rest through merit” , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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updates: disgusting boss touches and chews on everything on my desk, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, updates: disgusting boss touches and chews on everything on my desk, 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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a VP wants me to out myself at work and won’t take no for an answer

Ask a Manager

This post, a VP wants me to out myself at work and won’t take no for an answer , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I have talked about my boyfriend as a person to my manager and coworkers in the past without letting the nature of our relationship be known, but I don’t know if anybody has figured out by now that the guy on my phone background isn’t just a friend.

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do I have to come out at work to support diversity initiatives, new boss sends our team ads for other jobs, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, do I have to come out at work to support diversity initiatives, new boss sends our team ads for other jobs, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I was kind of nervous because I was still a newer manager and felt like a kid at the grown-up table.

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can an employer steal your work when you apply for a job, why can’t low-wage jobs retain workers, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, can an employer steal your work when you apply for a job, why can’t low-wage jobs retain workers, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. You may also like: can you contact a hiring manager with questions before applying for a job?

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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 boss’s boss refused to manage the issues, and instead asked if I would just run things from behind the scenes, with no extra pay or title changes. (I

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I quit a new job after they took away my office, and my friend says I’m being petty

Ask a Manager

This post, I quit a new job after they took away my office, and my friend says I’m being petty , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. However, on the fourth day, the friend who referred me called me and said that a tenured employee at my level (assistant manager) who did not have an office (and was working on site a few days a week) had gone to HR and threw a fit over the fact I was provided with one.

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where’s the line on religious accommodation, my boss says she can see work is “wearing” on me, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, where’s the line on religious accommodation, my boss says she can see work is “wearing” on me, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Do you think this is a valid approach to improving salary equity, or do you see it as a red flag?

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what are you doing to advance racial justice? (plus win a free copy of Authentic Diversity)

Ask a Manager

plus win a free copy of Authentic Diversity) , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Michelle and her publisher are giving away two copies of the audiobook version of the book to Ask a Manager readers. This post, what are you doing to advance racial justice?

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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. Managers/bosses/CEOs/EDs are all people, and the good ones understand that these have not been normal circumstances over the past year. The managers never scheduled them on their own.

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my assistant lies about days off, I don’t like our new hire, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my assistant lies about days off, I don’t like our new hire, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. that is managed by centralized HR).

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giving a good reference to get rid of a bad employee, I don’t want to manage people, and more

Ask a Manager

About six months ago I got my first management position. She is about to graduate with a business management degree and is looking elsewhere for other opportunities. Problem is, A is a bad employee and will not be a good manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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Promise Received at Work? Ask These Two Critical Questions

Sklover Working Wisdom

When Brianna gave her Manager notice of resignation, he pleaded with her to stay, and promised her, in turn, that he would ensure she soon received a very significant ?“retention Finally, she summoned the courage to ask her Manager about it. Staying for another year was not something her Manager had ever mentioned. These would include such specific dates as (a) On April 30, 2022; (b) on or before six months from today; and (c) no later than January 1, 2021.

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