Two (or More) Job Opportunities? – 18 Elements of Comparison – [Part 2 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

Last week we presented Elements of Job Opportunity Comparison 1 through 9 ; This week we present Elements of Job Opportunity Comparison 10 through 18. ACTUAL CASE HISTORY : Danielle, a senior marketing executive, was quite unhappy in her job. Received a Job Offer?

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Two (or More) Job Opportunities? – 18 Elements of Comparison – [Part 1 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

For this reason we are presenting it in two installments, this first including Elements of Comparison 1 through 9, the second including Elements of Comparison 10 through 18. ACTUAL CASE HISTORY : Danielle, a senior marketing executive, was quite unhappy in her job. On the job?

2018 130

Strengthen Your Job Search with These LinkedIn Features

Professional Resume Services

As such, a job seeker’s LinkedIn profile development has to also evolve constantly in order to keep up with the competition. The “How You Rank” tool on LinkedIn helps you see how often your profile gets viewed in comparison to the amount of connections you have.

2018 167

No Strings Attached – The Story of My $2,000 Stipend for Interview Attire

Ms. Career Girl

The environment was fast-moving and small by comparison, and that excited me; I loved the challenge of an unknown startup–the risk, the possibilities. Don’t be afraid to take what you’re worth and use it to your benefit.

2019 235

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Working At Nike

Career Realism

Industry experts estimate that only 4-8% of companies offer the benefit of an on-site daycare center. The coordinator shared that my son was significantly delayed in comparison to the other children. For some companies, work is about coming in, doing a job, and leaving.

2019 83

6 Profitable Jobs in the Public Sector

Career Alley

While public jobs normally offer certain advantages such as job security, benefits, and opportunities for pay hikes and career advancement, certain public service jobs are quite lucrative in terms salary. They offer better wages in comparison to similar private sector jobs at the same skill level/grade. Yet, some public service workers earn relatively higher pay than this including benefits. million teaching jobs in 2008 in the US.

2013 138

Why Hating Your Job is a Waste of Time

Ms. Career Girl

Today’s post will resonate with many twentysomethings who don’t like their jobs and still have the opportunity to do something about it. Although changing jobs or industries may sometimes take a LONG time, it is entirely possible. Do you hate YOUR job?

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Five Tips for Playing the (Job Hunt) Game

The Job Quest

But, you know, that stuff happens, just like it does when you are job seeking. If you are currently employed but exploring opportunities, it can be very easy to kick back and say, “I’m doing great things in my current job, so it will be easy for anyone to see the value I bring!”

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4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Graduated College

Career Realism

My first job as a teacher in a rural school district in Virginia paid me $5,800 a year…that’s right, a YEAR! My dad would occasionally give me a $20, and eventually, I got a second job to help supplement an income that wasn’t enough to pay my bills on its own.

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4 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Graduated College

Career Realism

My first job as a teacher in a rural school district in Virginia paid me $5,800 a year…that’s right, a YEAR! My dad would occasionally give me a $20, and eventually, I got a second job to help supplement an income that wasn’t enough to pay my bills on its own.

2016 79

5 Tips For Asking For A LinkedIn Recommendation

Career Realism

Because the best recommendations are specific, it benefits you to zero in on the greatest achievements to highlight in your professional history. 4 Things Employers Look For In LinkedIn And Resume Comparison. Job Search LinkedIn

How To Date Your Way to a Job


Find your perfect job/perfect love with these job and spouse hunting tips. Have you ever wondered why it is so difficult to find the perfect job? Job Hunting: When you are looking for a job, you need to define in advance what it is you are looking for. The Search.

2011 111

BE THE BATMAN: The Art of Crafting a “Super” Career Persona

Corn on the Job

Unless of course you’re special in some way that has nothing to do with the job you’re applying for, like your name is Bruce Wayne or Tony Stark, and you’re not just a business person but also a billionaire-playboy-philanthropist. (In But that’s not going to WOW me into giving you a job.

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5 Job Hunt Research Mistakes You’re Making and How to Avoid Them

Career Rocketeer

Are you using research to your advantage in your job search? You probably type the product into Google and pull up customer reviews, comparisons to similar products, and reviews by prominent publications. The same goes for your job search. Job Search Ad1 SEO1

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Hiring Problem: The Lack Of Specificity In The Hiring Process

Career Realism

” Related: 6 Job Search Reality Checks To Begin 2015. But this error actually pales in comparison to the highly likely result – a mismatch between the candidate and the employer with all the resulting implications for both the employer and the new employee. Job Search

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How To Build Your Own Brand: Strategies For Success

Career Realism

Ask yourself how you want an employer or client to see you in comparison to your competition. Specificity helps explain which assets you will bring to the job. Consider the benefit. Job Search career homepage ticker

2013 114

5 Tips for Choosing a Career Coach

Career Alley

Your decision should be based on your needs (resume writing, interview skills, targeted job search or all of the above). If you want to set yourself apart from the everyone else and increase your chances of getting your dream job, you will need to choose the right coach for your needs.

?? How To Evaluate New Job Offers


We make the decision that it's to time leave our current employer and look for another job. Once you've started your job search, you've cut the emotional ties and now it's just a matter of time until you get the right job offer and then you are on your way. 7) Benefits.

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Can Your LinkedIn Profile Replace The Traditional Resume?

Career Realism

” Related: 3 LinkedIn Strategies For Escaping Your Crummy Job. Certainly, this is not to say your LinkedIn profile is any less important in the job search process. There are plenty of benefits to having a LinkedIn profile in the job search process.

2014 113

Six Resume Tips That Make Sense | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

Rather, it indicates too many people in job search mode are grossly misinformed today or are engaging in the process without the requisite knowledge and life experience to write an effective resume and conduct a successful job search. The actual length of the document depends on who you are, how extensive and complex your background is, and how much information you need to include that is relevant to the job you are applying for.

2011 56

The 5 Pieces of Critical Information Missing From Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

After all, writing a strong resume is not an easy task, and it is certainly compounded by the daunting competition you’ll face in today’s job market. While these situations are common, the way in which job hunters deal with the gaps themselves is critical.

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Life After College: What It’s Really All About

Ms. Career Girl

Others lay claim to basement apartments or hang out at home, endlessly scrolling through job postings and printing out resumes. Still others struggle to land a job immediately after graduation, particularly a full-time position with benefits. In the wake of my college graduation, I sent out a newly minted resume and several shy cover letters to any job that remotely resembled my major (English). Others do the same with expectations, comparisons, and standards.

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The Power of Video Interviewing


For recruiters and hiring managers, video interviews offers another opportunity to engage the candidate in a face to face environment without the overhead costs associated with the job interview. As an entrepreneur I love video.

15 Tips for Cutting Expenses While Job Hunting - BLOG.


To keep yourself on an even keel, commit yourself to a self-help program of cutting expenses while youre out hunting for a new job. Tip #1: Get Your Unemployment (and Other) Benefits Go to your local unemployment office right away and file for benefits.

2011 236

3 Ways to Start Recruiting Military Veterans in 2016


Given the challenges they faced protecting our great nation, one would think that finding civilian employment would be a piece of cake in comparison. While job searching our military veterans aren’t in physical harms way, they are facing a challenge that is more difficult to understand.

Resume Booster: Become Bilingual

Career Realism

There has never been a greater degree of job competition due to the dire economic conditions that have led to desperation in all areas of life including job loss. The Benefits Of Becoming Bilingual. Check out these related articles: 3 Best Resume Writing Tips For Your Job Search.

2014 112

Job Rotation Planning Can Help Keep Employees Happy


You think about your friend who just got a new job and how happy they were at dinner and wonder if this is all you’ll ever do. Or you worry that you only have the skills to do this one job and who knows what the future will hold. HR employee happiness employee satisfaction job rotatio

2016 92

5 Steps To A Powerful Personal Brand For Your Executive Resume

Career Realism

You’ve certainly heard that using a powerful personal brand message will make your executive resume a compelling read – and gain traction in your job search. While tedious work, you’ll benefit from having this collection of powerful anecdotes in your job search.

2013 113

HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Employers and Workers Comp: The Real.


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Compensaton and Benefits. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. When we think about workers’ compensation insurance fraud, we think about the man blinded in a work accident who gets caught driving a golf cart, or the woman who limps into court wearing a neck brace and then skips back to her full-time job as a yoga instructor. Be our Friend.

6 Common Work at Home Challenges

Telecommuting Journal

While the ability to adapt my work life to what’s going on around me is one of the main benefits of working at home, it can also be one of the most challenging things to actually DO.

2010 141

When an Alternative Resume Could Be the Key to Landing a Job

Guerrilla Job Hunting

We are constantly being deluged with articles, videos, and books; all telling job applicants how to keep up with the Joneses. Here are five of the newest approaches to resume-writing and some of the benefits and pitfalls of each: Video resumes: These are essentially personalized commercials. Parsing information (for comparison purposes) from a visual resume can be a lot more work for a recruiter than from a text resume. Resume writing isn't what it used to be.

2010 48

Fact Sheet - Break Time for Nursing Mothers under the FLSA


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Compensaton and Benefits. Whether compliance would be an undue hardship is determined by looking at the difficulty or expense of compliance for a specific employer in comparison to the size, financial resources, nature, and structure of the employer’s business. Prepare for Your Job Interview Questions With a NEW Free iPhone o. Popular Searches. Be our Friend.

Technology Tidbit 12 ? Posting Job Orders on Craigslist


Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Compensaton and Benefits. Technology Tidbit 12 – Posting Job Orders on Craigslist. per ad) for posting job orders. I recently posted five job orders on Craigslist using five different states, it’s a multiple location job order. . Research established these comparisons using an identical job order: 1. SITE:SEARCH - Top LinkedIn Search Tool (12 April 2012).

Define Exactly What Life and Career Success Means to You

Career Realism


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short answer Sunday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

My boss found out about my job search through LinkedIn. I have utilized LinkedIn to aid me with my career search through postings on various group boards, my headline and sending a message to all my contacts about me and my job objectives I have many contacts on LinkedIn, from my field, and hope to benefit from these to secure a new position. I just got my first full-time job since graduating college this past June.

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bringing up your age in interviews, relentlessly negative coworker, and more

Ask A Manager

My coworker is relentless negatively about our old jobs and our new ones. I found a new job quickly, and then one of my coworkers from the old place also joined the new company. However, I look quite young in comparison to most executives I come across, and I fear this will be held against me during the interview process. Often reference requests come in batches like this when someone is job searching. It’s seven short answers to seven short questions.

2013 60

The worst thing they could've said was, “Nein”

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe The worst thing they could’ve said was, “Nein&# by Rich DeMatteo on November 24, 2009 Why are people terrified of rejection? Silly comparison maybe, but the point is that while some situations are obviously harder than others to step out on a ledge, how will you ever get what you want without asking? You pulled off the top grade, and landed a huge job.

2009 52

my boss keeps drawing her blood in front of me — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my boss keeps drawing her blood in front of me January 12, 2011 A reader writes: I started a new job yesterday, and so far it seems to be going well. It’s our job to manage them. And if i lose my job over it, could i sue?

2011 67

Being an expert takes time, not talent | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Posted by Elizabeth on January 29, 2010 at 1:47 am | permalink | Reply Not only being an expert but as well making a tough decision especially when it comes to going for a new job, moving to an other city or quitting a relationship. If you want a bit more on this, the article The Key to Job Seeker Happiness…Think It's Money?? I think this is very important and I should keep it in mind during my upcoming job search (that's what triggered the thinking about this subject).

2010 87

coworkers can't see past my Russian accent — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

Especially if you like your job. Reply JAM January 14, 2011 at 4:40 pm I’m an American working in the Netherlands — only American in my office — and I heard this kind of stuff pretty much daily for the first year or so at my job.

2011 72

Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work Posted to: Job Hunt December 16th, 2009 Anyone can go to a place like Payscale and find out what other people in a similar geographic location are getting paid for a similar job. I don't care what kind of green programs Nike has, they pale in comparison to Tom's for that reason. Is this your first time here?

2009 70

Announcing another live video chat and something else. | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

I think it's actually something catchy like three things to do in an interview to get the job. How to negotiate salary, how to deal with getting fired from the last job, how to deal with references when your boss doesn't know your job hunting.

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