5 Soft Skills Employers Will Look for in 2021

Jobacle

With the arrival of 2021, looking for a job will no doubt continue to be a challenge during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Take a look at five soft skills employers will be looking for in 2021 — skills that you should already possess or be willing to work on adding to your repertoire. .

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New Year’s Resolutions: Make Real Changes in 2021

Ms. Career Girl

Here are 3 things that you can change in 2021, that will not change your life. Make a New Year’s Resolution for 2021 to do something with it. If you are one of the incredible people who managed to finish a degree while working , don’t just rest on your laurels.

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Reimagining Performance Management for 2021 and Beyond

Evil HR Lady

As a manager, I hate writing them. To keep reading, click here: Reimagining Performance Management for 2021 and Beyond. The post Reimagining Performance Management for 2021 and Beyond appeared first on Evil HR Lady. I love performance appraisals.

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Boost Your Work Experience with a Relevant Internship

Ms. Career Girl

percent as of January 2021, many HR recruiters are still less willing to give a chance to candidates without a relevant work history. Job Search News Work internships in 2021

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Hiring from only the Top Schools is Lazy

Evil HR Lady

These things are hard to evaluate in an interview or two, so you say “well, if this candidate managed to get into Harvard and graduate theymust be smart and hard working!” This thread is a rough attempt to explain why — martin_casado (@martin_casado) March 28, 2021.

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Stressed to the Max? Check These Tips for Reducing Stress

Ms. Career Girl

2020 was a stressful year and the first few months of 2021 haven’t been much better. Letting go of all the things we really can’t control and that aren’t really ours to manage (even if we could) refuels and empowers us in a way that keeps stress at bay.

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How to Manage Stress in a High-Pressure Work Environment

Ms. Career Girl

Let’s take a look at some helpful tactics that can help you manage your own stress in a high-pressure career. That help might come from a friend, therapist, or manager. The post How to Manage Stress in a High-Pressure Work Environment appeared first on Ms.

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HR Is Not for Wimps

Evil HR Lady

Well, get their managers to do it, if possible.). To assuage your fear of lawsuits, you can find out if there was a medical reason, or if the manager refused the employee’s request to use the bathroom. Sometimes line management makes horrible decisions.

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Managing Your Personal Finances While Job Searching

Professional Resume Services

Read more » The post Managing Your Personal Finances While Job Searching appeared first on Executive Resume Services.

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Unemployed? Stay Motivated Between Jobs

Ms. Career Girl

And 2021 is not likely to change, at least until we are all vaccinated and life returns to something approaching the old normal. Between jobs. Between gigs. Looking for my next adventure. Seeking new opportunities. All over LinkedIn, people are finding creative ways to say they are unemployed.

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7 Reasons Why You Should Start Thinking About Retirement Now

Jobacle

So, you’ve been at your new job for a couple of days and your HR manager is telling you about 401(k) options, life insurance, and all kinds of things that you don’t feel concern you at the moment. Starting in 2021, you can contribute a maximum of $19,500 to your 401(k).

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Saying NO to the Status Quo

Ms. Career Girl

Of course, moving up the ranks, if you’re a manager or team leader, insisting and negotiating for your entire team to be paid equally for the work they do is another powerful step towards positive cultural change.

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Amazon, People Practices and Cancel Culture.

The HR Capitalist

And it's HR related: Business Insider recently published an article entitled "Inside Amazon's Employee Review System, Where Workers Feel in the Dark and Managers expect to give 5% of Direct Reports Bad Reviews." Compensation Culture Performance Management Talent

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Rebuilding a Damaged Relationship With Your Boss

Ms. Career Girl

Managing upward and building that relationship takes time and intention. Sherri is the President of Situation Management Systems, Inc., You and your boss do not see eye-to-eye. You disagree not just on a report or a policy, but it seems like every topic you discuss is a struggle.

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7 Reasons You Want to Lead “Like a Girl”

Ms. Career Girl

2: Complexity Management. The following is adapted from F*ck the Glass Ceiling: Start at the Top (and Stay There) as a Feminine Entrepreneur. Have you ever heard someone say “you throw like a girl”? Chances are, it wasn’t a compliment.

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A Career in Nursing Can Be Broader Than You Think

Jobacle

Specialist recruitment agencies look for those with experience or further nursing and management qualifications to be able to find the right staff to fill critical frontline nursing positions for both private and public healthcare and live-in senior care.

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From Music Teacher to Events Manager

Career Shifters

“The day-to-day monotony was grinding me down.”. Nathan Evans had a job other people envied, but he came home every day feeling bored and unchallenged.

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How to Build a Successful Career Path

Jobacle

One mistake many people make is assuming that their career will manage itself. When you look forward to what you plan for your life, you may assume that the perfect career will just show up. It is common to be unsure of what you want long-term when you are young.

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Five Advantages of an Engineering Management Master’s

Jobacle

Applying management practices in the engineering sphere, an engineering management degree confers many benefits to its students. As an MS in Engineering Management welcomes people from both STEM and business backgrounds; it is by nature an interdisciplinary degree.

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From Teaching to Project Management

Career Shifters

“I felt that I was meant to do other things.”. Cathy Baleda couldn't shake the feeling that there was something else out there for her. In a risky move, she left her 9-5 and began trying new types of work, until she landed on the perfect fit.

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How to Avoid Being Invisible While Working From Home

Ms. Career Girl

” Figuring out how to stand out in a crowd and form meaningful relationships with managers is more important than ever. Here are a few strategies that remote employees agree have helped them remain visible to managers and employers while working remotely.

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GOAL SETTING: A Question on OKRs/KPIs/SMART Goals from a KD Client.

The HR Capitalist

For background, the client is a technology company with 500 employees, and they've made a real run at goal setting in 2021. You want the manager and employee to work on goals together and figure out what the most important things are to create goals within the employee’s area.

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4 Ways to Ditch the Productivity Guilt

Ms. Career Girl

February marks National Time Management Month, an opportunity to review current practices and find ways to achieve a better work and life balance. will still be working from home through 2021.

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How to Make Remote Working Easier for Your Team

Jobacle

Digital Asset Management. By using a Digital Asset Management system, such as the one you can find on Bynder.com , you can store everything in one place and ensure that each individual has access to the assets they need to do their work. Project Management.

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The Top Ten Changes to a Leader’s Lexicon

Ms. Career Girl

2021 is filled with potential, and so are you. A commitment to removing or replacing these words and phrases is a commitment to improving how you communicate, how you represent yourself, and how you will excel in 2021. Here are the words and/or phrases to remove in 2021: 10.

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I Binge-Watched Top Chef and Learned 5 Things about Feedback

Evil HR Lady

Managers often find it difficult to give clear, actionable feedback–especially when it’s negative. During the 2020 shutdowns, I managed to watch 16 seasons of Top Chef, and while my cooking hasn’t improved, my feedback–giving and receiving–have.

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5 Growth Industries in Which You Might Launch a Career

Jobacle

In 2021, with the pandemic still raging, many young people are trying to find work. Social Media Management. If so, a social media manager, specialist, or consultant might be the job for you. Marketing Management.

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Investing 101 for Professionals

Ms. Career Girl

Use your 401(k) to choose between professionally-managed funds and index funds to diversify and significantly improve your ROI. Not all professionals are professional investors. However, you don’t have to be a pro to find success through investing.

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3 Ways To Support Your Employee’s Career Enhancement 

Jobacle

But most importantly, managers must find a way to keep the team spirit alive, even if it’s between people from different locations. #2: Talented professionals don’t just come to work so they’ll pass time – they are constantly looking for opportunities to grow and develop.

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How Will The Recruitment Game Change In 2021?

Recruit CRM

Apart from finding crucial hiring solutions and recruitment factors which will mould 2021 like leadership, culture and so on, recruitment automation and remote work will also play a key role. Recruit CRM hereby is pointing out below how recruitment will change in 2021.

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How to Make WFH Work for Your Business

Jobacle

Many businesses are continuing to work remotely in 2021 as the pandemic continues and may even have plans to stick with WFH once the pandemic ends. This is why managers need to make a concerted effort to check in regularly and see if there are ways that they can help.

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Intermittent FMLA for Exempt Employees

Evil HR Lady

As a manager, I am concerned this is breaching the employee’s exempt status and sets a precedent for all of our other professional, exempt employees (Claims Adjusters). First, I’d tell HR that you, as her manager, are changing her schedule.

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No Cell Phones on Breaks

Evil HR Lady

Not that it matters, but the Manager of the golf course is horrible ~ a complete narcissist. I actually think the last part about the manager being a narcissist matters a lot. Rather than deal with the bad employee, the manager made a blanket ruling.

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Career Pivot? How to Change to Work You Love

Ms. Career Girl

For whatever reason, the job or career you had in 2019 is no longer relevant in 2021. Write it all down in a clear intention statement: ‘I want to be a corporate accountant, managing the financial reporting for a mid-sized firm.’ If you’re great at organizing, love setting up parties, can manage suppliers and feel the need to stretch your creative muscles, perhaps you would love a new career as an event organizer.

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Ikea Executives Face Possible Jail Time for Spying on Employees

Evil HR Lady

According to The Guardian , Jean-François Paris, Ikea France’s former director of risk management, spent upwards of €600,000 a year on private investigators who spied on employees. Courts in France take time, and here we are in 2021, finally getting Ikea’s day in court.

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Webinar: Interpersonal HR Competencies

Evil HR Lady

Learning Objectives: Learn how relationship management contributes to effective relationships with key stakeholders to influence organizational behavior and outcomes. Sponsored Post. Wednesday, March 31 at 2 pm CT. Register here: Interpersonal HR Competencies.

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Tips for Pursuing a Career in Finance

Ms. Career Girl

Managing money is a high-responsibility job, so many employers want candidates with degrees like Bachelor of Finance or Master of Business Administration. Finance roles involve personally investing client funds, planning their goals, or managing their accounts.

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I Just Got Laid Off. Why Did I Get a List of All My Co-Workers’ Titles and Ages?

Evil HR Lady

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4 unique interview questions to help you find the best employees

Evil HR Lady

Interviewing is a difficult task, and most hiring managers don’t do it very often – so they don’t have time to get good at it. But, asking unique interview questions can help you better evaluate candidates to land someone with the proper knowledge, skills, and abilities.

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4 Harmful Effects Of Sitting At Your Desk Too Long

Ms. Career Girl

Plan out your meals, exercises, and breaks before the week begins so you can manage how much time you spend sitting. It’s no secret that the monotony of the workweek comes with some negative effects.

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The Best Business Investment You Can Make is in Yourself

Ms. Career Girl

They had endured the same highs and lows, as well as identified important strategies and tactics for managing both the business and the personal sides of entrepreneurship. The following is adapted from Just Go With It.

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We’re pleased to offer another new “Model Letter”:

Sklover Working Wisdom

If so, chances are high that you will not be able to find them in your computer, but are reluctant to ask HR for a copy, concerned that your Manager may find out. 2021 Alan L.

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The Female Advantage: Why Women Will Be on Top When AI Rules the Business World

Ms. Career Girl

Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, and Distinguished Professor, Department of Information Management, College of Management, National Taiwan University. Women today hold more advanced degrees and are overwhelmingly viewed as equally if not more intelligent than men.

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