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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Top Tips for Effective Job Hunting

Jobacle

There are many times in life when you might find yourself looking for a new job. This guide will help to minimize that number of applications and streamline your job search for the best possible results. The post Top Tips for Effective Job Hunting appeared first on Jobacle.com.

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10 Q&As You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Remote Job Career Coach

Ms. Career Girl

According to more than 2,100 people who worked remotely during the pandemic, 58 percent say they would absolutely look for a new job if they weren’t allowed to continue working from home in their current position. What are the current trends in the remote job market?

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Change your Buts to Ands for Career Success

Evil HR Lady

I wanted to be a political science professor and I hated doing the research and I found a new career that allowed me to do what I loved the most–helping people learn new things. ” “I wanted to be promoted to Director but Jane got the job.”

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Technological Tools to Take the Next Step in Your Career

Jobacle

Regardless of the industry you’re in, there may come a time when you feel ready for something new. Changing jobs or taking a new career step can often be an intimidating process, but there are many accessible technological innovations out there that can assist you.

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The Surprising Source of Most of Your Problems

Evil HR Lady

Have you struggled to get new jobs? But, many people with problems take politics to a whole new level. Do problems seem to plague you wherever you go ? Are you always passed up for promotions? Is your personal life filled with drama ?

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5 Excellent Ways to Keep Your Career Moving Forward

Jobacle

Your entire life is not about your job and career, but what you do professionally will probably impact your happiness a lot. If you have a job that makes you miserable, that’s not going to do you any good, since you’ll have to spend many hours every week doing something you detest.

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Career Pivot? How to Change to Work You Love

Ms. Career Girl

Maybe you’ve realized that your job is mind-numbing, and you want something that will get you excited again. For whatever reason, the job or career you had in 2019 is no longer relevant in 2021. A career pivot means repositioning yourself for a new world of opportunities. Figure out what titles represent the job you want. Then your first job is to figure that out. Do you need training, a new degree or a particular certification?

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101 Tips for Finding a New Job

Boomers Next Step

Have you been laid off, or are you looking for a better job? No matter what the reason for your job search there are plenty of traditional and not so traditional ways to find a new job. The post 101 Tips for Finding a New Job appeared first on Boomers Next Step.

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Innovative Interviews: Revolutionizing Hiring For Your Continued Success

Jobacle

Active candidates are people who are actively looking for a new job, while passive candidates are just browsing. This will give you insight into their way of handling new situations in the moment.

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My Boss Removed 40 Percent of My Accounts. Can I Quit without Repaying Relocation?

Evil HR Lady

I’ve been here 7 months and I would like to take another job after what I’ve seen. They obviously knew that you wouldn’t take the job without the promises they made, so they made them. Your job will be to grow the business and bring in new accounts.”

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4 Things Companies Should Be Showcasing To Prospective Employees In 2021

Career Realism

Companies that are consistently looking to add new talent to their teams don't have time to mess around. In order to attract the right type of candidates for job openings, companies need to be upfront about certain things that job seekers are looking for in a company.

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Managing Your Personal Finances While Job Searching

Professional Resume Services

Last year has shown us that we need to be prepared for everything, especially when looking for a new job even if you just found one, or received a promotion, because no one is secure from businesses closing during an economic decline.

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5 Strategies to Make the Most of a COVID Job Market

Ms. Career Girl

If you’ve lost your job and are currently surviving off of savings, try to reduce your expenses to the barest bones possible to minimize the difference between your inflow and outflow. You can splurge on these again to celebrate landing a new job, and you’ll feel much better about it then.

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Work-Life Balance In 2021: How Has Remote Work Shaped Our Professional Expectations?

Career Realism

It's the new (and improved) way to work in the 21st century. Many have found work-life balance—something that's much harder to achieve when a job requires us to endure long commutes and be physically present at the office five days a week. Struggling to find the right job?

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

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : At least once a week, we receive a call from an employee seeking counsel on moving from one job to another. A bad start to a new work relation is never a good thing. Looking for a New Job? 2021, Alan L. “A secret spoken finds wings.”.

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From Consumer Goods to Non-Profit

Career Shifters

“I realised that if doing my job well didn’t excite me, I needed a new job.”. Longing for a feeling of greater alignment, and ready to no longer play it safe, she quit her job without a backup plan.

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open thread — June 18-19, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread — June 18-19, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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open thread – May 14-15, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – May 14-15, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread!

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open thread – May 7-8, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – May 7-8, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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Should a New Hire Be Allowed to Take a Trip?

Evil HR Lady

A new hire started today. He says he scheduled a trip before applying for the new job. To read my answer, click here: Should a New Hire Be Allowed to Take a Trip? The post Should a New Hire Be Allowed to Take a Trip?

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open thread – April 23-24, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – April 23-24, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. or not here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread!

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When Is It Okay to Quit a Job on the First Day?

The Undercover Recruiter

For new employees, the first day of work is always full of surprises. Unless you’re a “boomerang” who has worked for the company in the past, it’s impossible to know what to expect from a new role and employer. … When Is It Okay to Quit a Job on the First Day?

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open thread – March 19-20, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – March 19-20, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Patrick’s Day pinching here's a bunch of help finding a new job.

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open thread – February 26-27, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – February 26-27, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. at a coworker -- but he was provoked here's a bunch of help finding a new job.

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open thread – January 15-16, 2021

Ask a Manager

You may also like: here's a bunch of help finding a new job open thread – January 15-16, 2021 was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Friday open thread!

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open thread – February 19-20, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – February 19-20, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. 10 things you should know about work by the time you’re 30 here's a bunch of help finding a new job.

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open thread – February 5-6, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – February 5-6, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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open thread – June 11-12, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – June 11-12, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. the 18-month coffee debate, and other stories of office coffee wars here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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open thread – May 21-22, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – May 21-22, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school). If you want an answer from me, emailing me is still your best bet*, but this is a chance to talk to other readers. *

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open thread – January 1-2, 2021

Ask a Manager

You may also like: my employee lied about meeting with a client -- to take a nap an employee is putting magic curses on her coworkers here's a bunch of help finding a new job open thread – January 1-2, 2021 was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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open thread – April 9-10, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – April 9-10, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. You may also like: here's a bunch of help finding a new job I like to give small gifts at work -- am I doing anything wrong? It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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?? Funniest Job Search Tips on Tiktok That Are Too True

JobMob

Tiktok is a fun place to get quickie job search tips, tidbits and snippets. These are some of the best job search-related videos that have gone viral on Tiktok. The most popular job search advice on Tiktok right now. Job Search. Grades don't get you jobs, networking does.

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5 Great Career Opportunities for Job Seekers in 2021

Ms. Career Girl

The economy may take some time to recover, but the second half of 2021 already looks promising for many careers. You might want to start a job hunt in January just to get a head start on everyone else. Over a hundred thousand jobs will be available in this line of work next year alone.

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open thread – March 12-13, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – March 12-13, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school). If you want an answer from me, emailing me is still your best bet*, but this is a chance to talk to other readers. *

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?? Where Are You Most Likely To Find Your Resume?

JobMob

Job seekers often go a few years between job searches. Free bonus: The One Resume Resource You’ll Ever Need is a handy reference to make your resume get you more job interviews. — Miles (@DontDieMiles) May 10, 2021. — Jake Anbinder (@JakeAnbinder) May 6, 2021.

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open thread – April 16-17, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – April 16-17, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I joked about a coworker's slowness -- and he overheard here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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I’m afraid I’m terrible at my new job

Ask a Manager

This post, I’m afraid I’m terrible at my new job , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I was laid off from my sales job due to COVID and scored my “dream job” at another startup as an account manager.

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open thread – March 26-27, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – March 26-27, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. at a coworker -- but he was provoked here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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open thread – June 4-5, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – June 4-5, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. You may also like: my employee is snippy with people and dramatic about stress my coworker is cc'ing his mother on work correspondence here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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?? Lost Your Resume and Starting to Panic?

JobMob

Or maybe it's simply because you haven't looked for a job in years and now that you need your resume, you don't remember where you put it. Free bonus: The One Resume Resource You’ll Ever Need is a handy reference to make your resume get you more job interviews. Can't find your resume?

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open thread – March 5-6, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – March 5-6, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. You may also like: my manager told me to be less sarcastic at work, but I don't want to I saw my employee's X-rated chat here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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open thread – April 30-May 1, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – April 30-May 1, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. You may also like: our manager periodically flips out and jams her authority down our throats I accidentally sent my boss to Italy instead of Florida here's a bunch of help finding a new job. It’s the Friday open thread!

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