Should Companies Incentivize Alternative Transportation?


Among the list of potential health motivators is offering some sort of incentive for employees that get to work through active transportation. What is Active Transportation? Active transportation is just one profound way to accomplish this.

Job Hunting After Age 50: Help For A Stalled Job Search! | Boomers.

Boomers Next Step

The roads are different, the transportation and communication system seems to have a language all their own. Accomplishments Sell Skills: Recruiters and hiring managers are trying to find someone who can solve their problems. It’s accomplishments they’re after. Focus your resume ‘s list of accomplishments on the needs of the employer. Write your accomplishments to closely reflect the needs of the specific employer.

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Turning An Interest in the Automotive Industry Into a Professional Driving Career


As a truck driver, you can work to transport goods, mainly for logistics service providers, but you can also be employed by postal and courier services. This is something many people want to do and few people accomplish. The automotive industry employs roughly 4.2

Résumé Help: Digging Deeper to Uncover a Valuable Achievement

Careers Done Write

The Revised Bullet Point: Led scheduling operations for $245 million project to manufacture 7 military transport helicopters for NATO. Digging deeper to define the scope and show results transforms what seems like a minor task into a powerful accomplishment. Accomplishments demonstrate your potential as a valuable employer and accomplishments on your résumé help you to win the interview.

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9 Interview Traps to Avoid

Career Alley

Once you know how long it takes, add 20 minutes to that so that you have extra time in case of some unknown delay (like slow public transportation) – you never know when might need the extra time. Be proud of your accomplishments and don’t be shy when telling your story.

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The Top 5 Things You Must Remember for Your Interview

Career Alley

There is always the unexpected traffic jam or maybe mass transportation is late. As mentioned in #3 above, include accomplishments that compliment the job description.

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Women In Business History Who Should Never Be Forgotten

Ms. Career Girl

Take a moment to read about and remember these few women in business history whose life and accomplishments should never be forgotten. When the transportation revolution hit in the early 1800’s, Lukens’ iron was at the top of the list for steamboats and railroads.

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The Military to the Civilian Job Market Transition

Competitive Resumes

Revised bulleted item: “Led team that maintained state-of-the-art C-130 military transport aircraft/gunships using a variety of technical skills and knowledge to ensure crew safety, operational readiness, and mission success at strategic global locations.”. My father was a decorated U.S.

Advance Your Education While Working? You Got This.

Ms. Career Girl

To this end, we’ve compiled time-juggling, creative funding and deliberate lifestyle tips to help you accomplish professional take-charge goals. Internet courses allow for greater flexibility of scheduling and eliminate transportation issues.

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5 New Apps For Your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

Here are 5 important aspects of running a sidehustle, and some new apps that can help you accomplish them. Time Efficient Transportation: Waze. The post 5 New Apps For Your #SideHustle appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Long Ago in a Far Away Place

Careers Done Write

” We expect to be transported to an unfamiliar place and time. Some candidates will argue for including a job from 22 years ago because they accomplished great things that relate to their current goal. Many stories begin with the trope, “long ago in a far away land.” Unfortunately, some careerists use this technique when writing a résumé We feel as though we are climbing on grandfather’s knee to hear the tale of a time when 3.5

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Action Verbs For Your Resume

Competitive Resumes

The challenge in beginning a sentence that will outline your accomplishments is finding attention grabbing but appropriate action verbs throughout your resume. I listed below some action verbs that could help you breathe life into your accomplishments: Here is a list of accomplishment-stimulating verbs: Accelerated. Accomplished. Transported.

Balance Gained? The Cellulite Truth


Plus, I felt good, I felt accomplished and at only 1 hour 10 minutes, there was minimum daily time output. In prepping to launch the boats and get everyone to the place we would spend the day, there was a bit of walk to the dock where transport and ferrying would take place.

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Read the Inspiring Story of Real Career Girl, Danielle Wilson, CEO of Aero Jet Medical & United Medivac Solutions

Ms. Career Girl

million in revenue in our first year and sustained steady growth, United Medevac Solutions acquired its own aviation company and aircraft assets to add long-distance air ambulance transportation to their portfolio.

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5 Keys to Building a Rockstar College Internship Program


Interns also get “weekly social bashes, free snacks and beverages, game and relaxation rooms, employee discounts, transportation reimbursements, subsidized cafes and fitness facilities, conveniences such as dry cleaning and car washes, and composting & recycling programs.”

How Jeep Therapy Helped Me Get Through My Silent Struggle

Ms. Career Girl

But how to accomplish that became a conflict within me for a long time. A dad was transporting several boys to a camping event that we were also attending. The Perfect Storm hit me out of nowhere about eight years ago.

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I Won't Hire You For This Job Because Your Mind is Flabby

Competitive Resumes

I would like to offer these remedies, to help you seem sharper for all occasions, so that you will always appear as a candidate: Read books, magazines, newspapers, and/or school material while waiting in lines, waiting for appointments, and riding on public transportation.

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BLOG.COMPETITIVERESUMES.NET: I Won't Hire You For This Job Because.

Competitive Resumes

I would like to offer these remedies, to help you seem sharper for all occasions, so that you will always appear as a candidate: Read books, magazines, newspapers, and/or school material while waiting in lines, waiting for appointments, and riding on public transportation.

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Become Agile to Land on Your Feet in Business

Career Alley

Mitchell is a professor at Rushmore University who often teaches people who want to improve their business effectiveness in order to accomplish career breakthroughs through earning advanced degrees. How To Land A Career As An Auto Transporter. Author: Donald Mitchell.

Click Here for Inspiration

Personal Excellence Blog

For example, if your greatest problems in the past six months include any of the following: Not having a seat when taking public transport.

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Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

I’ve been tasked with accomplishing good communications by psychological counseling to develop good working relations in 60 days, while the former manager was unable to do that after trying for years. Question 1: Can my employer reduce my compensation because I am too successful?

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Personal Business Cards for Personal Branding

Ms. Career Girl

Like a true flâneur she enjoys getting lost in big cities and prefers public transportation to driving. One goal that the personal business card accomplishes is communicating your contact information. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us!

2010 267

8 Mistakes You’re Making At Work That Will Hurt Your Career

Career Realism

Would you be able to quickly and easily transport all your talents to a new environment? Not keeping track of your accomplishments. Also in the “take personal responsibility” category is keeping track of everything you’ve accomplished. Not so many years ago, it was a safe bet that if you showed up, worked hard, and were willing to learn, you could expect a long and fruitful career. All bets are off now.

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5 Things College Students Must Do To Stay Ahead of the Competition

Career Realism

Technological growth is happening at an exponential rate in every part of our world, from energy to medicine, from healthcare to transportation. To what extent does this option (a career choice, changing majors, or…) make it easier or harder to accomplish your personal career objectives?

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4 Things Veterans Need In A Company To Succeed

Career Realism

It is challenging, gives a sense of accomplishment, and you work with great people. Military veterans often bring a high level of leadership and a number of transferable skills that can help any company succeed. As a veteran, it’s important that the company helps you succeed, too.

Example of an Effective Cover Letter |

Resume to Referral

Mentioning your accomplishments bring the odds to your favor. From that, I was asked to produce the lay-out of our town’s transportation system. You can present your work-related experiences alongside your accomplishments.

What to Do With Your Life and How to Decide

Resume Bear

Some are a bit like the transporter room on the Starship Enterprise. Choosing a vocation that is not a compromise need not be a terribly daunting task, if you go about it in a way that is effective. Basically, it is simply a process of posing questions and then answering them.

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should I hang my degree in my office, employee invited a toxic guest to our holiday party, and more

Ask A Manager

It took a lot of time and energy and I’m very happy with my accomplishment, and my new employer expressed in the interview that they were impressed with my academic pursuits. I had planned to get money at the end of December so I can go shopping for work clothes and save some for transport and lunch until I get my salary. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Should I hang my degree up in my office? I’m starting a new job next week that I’m VERY excited about.

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“I’m too busy.” 5 Procrastination Lies We Tell Ourselves, Debunked

Personal Excellence Blog

Despite slogging myself to death that year, working late nights and over the weekends, I had accomplished nothing in my passion, because all my energy had been poured into my day job.

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“I’ll do this tomorrow.” 5 Procrastinating Lies We Tell Ourselves, Debunked

Personal Excellence Blog

Despite slogging myself to death that year, working late nights and over the weekends, I had accomplished nothing in my passion, because all my energy had been poured into my day job.

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terse answer Thursday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

Declining an interview because I don’t have transportation. I can’t drive, so I have to take public transportation. Just say that you weren’t able to arrange transportation so need to decline their offer to meet, but that you’d love to follow up with them in the future if your transportation situation changes. And if you have team-based accomplishments, you can include those on your resume.

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What’s on Your Bucket List? 101 Things To Do Before You Die

Personal Excellence Blog

What did you accomplish in the past 3 months? Horseback riding began in the 14th century, where it was used as a functional activity to transport materials and people.

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should I just be grateful to have a job, even though I’m bored?

Ask A Manager

It’s customer service/phone type work at a shipping/transportation company. There really isn’t much variety, and I never feel like I accomplished anything. A reader writes: I started my job about eight months ago, and I’m so, so bored with it. I only work about 15 hours a week because I’m a full time student. The company is great to work for; they really treat their part time employees well. My manager is great, and my coworkers are mostly great.

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employee is terrified of balloons, wife is hitchhiking to work, and more

Ask A Manager

We live in a very small town 5 miles from my wife’s work and we rely on the very poor public transport that is available to us. I can’t really list accomplishments, because “did the things other didn’t want to do in the office” isn’t really one I think managers want to see. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Employee is terrified of balloons.

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four more reader updates

Ask A Manager

I confirmed for the first day and asked that he find an alternate transportation for the subsequent events. Mission accomplished. Here are four more updates from readers whose questions were answered here this year: 1. Update from the reader whose coworker was being picked on. The situation sort of seemed to take care of itself. I think once everyone got used to having Bob on the team, the nasty attacks stopped, as it wasn’t really a novelty having him on the team any more.

2012 58

Are You as Happy as You Can Be? 10 Surefire Ways To Be Unhappy in Life

Personal Excellence Blog

The real problem has nothing to do with the weather, transport, or unreasonable costs. If anything, the fact that others have achieved similar goals to what you want to accomplish is living proof that you can do it too, if you take the right steps.

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Employee Engagement: Getting Everyone on the Bus…Really!

David Zinger

In August 2008, Winnipeg Transit narrowly escaped a strike vote that would have crippled the public transportation system and inconvenienced 130,000 commuters. Today’s accomplishments were once someone’s impossible dreams. In my view, there is nothing that cannot be accomplished by an engaged, purposeful group willing to take one step-at-a-time. In Transit. Fostering Connection, Collaboration, and Transformation to Move From Enraged to Engaged. (A

2010 66

nose rings at work, letting your boss be your landlord, and more

Ask A Manager

Absent some statement to the contrary, assume that it’s a benefit your company is providing you to cut transportation costs and keep you from having to drive (and sometimes the reason is environmental as well; many companies have initiatives to encourage public transit use since it’s greener). So spend some time thinking through the skills you have to offer, practicing talking about times you’ve used those skills and what you’ve accomplished, and so forth.

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How to be lost with panache | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

And, look, I’m accomplishing numbers one and three from my list right here. Thank you for transporting me back to my room circa 1994. Is this your first time here?

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The 8 Habits of Highly Productive People

Personal Excellence Blog

While the number of hours spent on work increases and the amount of work accomplished seems marginally higher, the work done per unit time is lower than your average.

2010 114

short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions

Ask A Manager

She has more experience that would show more of her expertise and accomplishments. At the same time, they started requiring supervisors to pick up supplies each day and transport them to various locations for the organization. It’s short answer Saturday — six short answers to six short questions. We’ve got a bad manager issuing bad instructions in a bad manner, revoked mileage reimbursements, and more. Here we go… 1. Telling our boss we’re engaged.

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How to make business travel manageable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Thanks Penelope :) Eduard Posted by Ideas With A Kick on November 12, 2009 at 4:46 am | permalink | Reply To your first point, if your priority is sightseeing, then having a job with lots of travel is a good way to accomplish the goal. This has worked out that the cheapest place around (accessible by public transport from the airport) was way nicer than any business traveler would probably ever realize. Is this your first time here?

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Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Here's my stance on happiness and choices: For as long as I can remember, everyone in my life has been telling me that I am wonderful and that I can do and accomplish absolutely anything I want in life. You just get too tired from working all the time, knowing you have to take public transportation, etc. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Do you overemphasize happiness?

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