updates: the wife messing up business travel, and more

Ask A Manager

Telling my boss his wife messed up his business travel. I’m the letter writer who wasn’t sure how I should have dealt with my boss’s wife messing up his travel. I always appreciate how diverse the commenter field is. It’s a special “where are you now?”

2020 70

Four Benefits to Hiring Military Personnel

Resume Bear

Military personnel not only understand workplace diversity, they know that good communication also needs to be flexible. Many military personnel not only speak more than one language, but also have traveled extensively and understand the nuances of international communication.

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Ways to Overcome Cultural Barriers in the Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

As the world moves ahead, diversity in the workplace will continue to grow and evolve. While this may be the new norm, the possible challenges of diversity cannot be ignored and should be recognized early on. Educate the team on the value of diversity.

Holland Travel Series: The Dutch Culture, Part 2

Personal Excellence Blog

This is part 4 of a new 6-part Holland travel series, including how to travel to Holland, the dutch culture, dutch lifestyle, dutch environment and essential things to know about the country. Traveling to Holland: Visa Preparation and Climate.

Marketing Your Study Abroad Experience

Ms. Career Girl

Be More Culturally Diverse. How to Use It: If you’re eyeing a position that would require you to interact with people from other countries on a regular basis, your study abroad experience will be a benefit. But you can choose to do things that benefit yourself as well as others.

2015 243

Friday Five: Tech, HR Tech and a Good Night’s Sleep


I’m not much for market watching, myself, so I’ve gathered a handful of links on the related story that’s more interesting to me: diversity in tech. It’s always a good time to talk about it, but this week in particular, when we’re pouring over the sensational profit margins of the giants, it’s a good to reflect on who exactly is reaping those benefits. Jesse Jackson: The Civil Rights Leader’s Battle for Diversity in Tech. TGIF, friends!

2016 62

Why Expats Are Heading For The Tiger States

Ms. Career Girl

With the potential for higher take home pay, living in a major Asian city could see British expats reaping the benefit from higher salaries. Ask MCG News Travel & Leisure expat destinations favorite expat cities

2017 150

Keeping Taxes in Check: Write-Offs for Your Small Business

Ms. Career Girl

Those wages can be tax deductible, but they have to be claimed separately from the employee benefits and benefits programs. Employee Benefits Programs. Employee benefits programs are a diverse group. Travel. Any travel you do for work is tax deductible.

2017 150

Stuck in Your Career? Try These 3 Powerful Tips

Ms. Career Girl

If you want great employment benefits and a husband or wife who supports your career growth, you have to believe it’s possible for you. Travel to a foreign location and take advantage of a one-month language immersion program. The post Stuck in Your Career?

2016 260

Top 10 Must Attend Sessions at #SHRM15


Get the skinny on shopping, food and travel tips for Las Vegas.Don’t forget to sign-up for our free texting service by texting SHRM to 55678 to get daily updates on the best parties and maybe even a flash party or two. The Black Guy in C-Suite: Diversity Hiring Practices by Marlin D.

2015 128

Diva Detox: Invest in Treating Yourself

Ms. Career Girl

After all, without a safe and sane diversion from your everyday hustle, burning out is a big possibility. Sure, you can run to a bar with the girls every weekend, but how much is that cocktail and how long does it benefit you? Make a Major Annual Travel Goal.

2014 167

10 Reasons for Considering a Career in Food Technology

Career Alley

Be it product development, food retail, catering management or a chef, a qualification in this area equips you to handle a diverse spectrum of jobs. 3. Financial benefits.

Military Careers and Women– The Forces Need You!

Ms. Career Girl

The role of intelligence officer is a varied one, that includes international travel. Companies and organisations know that there are definite benefits to hiring more diversely, but that also opens up new opportunities for us, as candidates.

Mental Health Is More Than a Work Perk


Retail employees benefit from employee discounts. Starbucks employees can earn a free degree from Arizona State University’s online program — and the company has recently expanded that benefit to the children and spouses of employees who have served in the armed forces. When I wrote about diversity at Twitter, I said that increasing diversity in tech had to be a holistic strategy, not a series of clever initiatives and improvements to the recruiting process.

2015 109

Deciding where to work: Small business or large corporation…. Whats best for you?


Although the multinational offered large resources, growth opportunity, greater benefits and a chance to travel, I continuously felt like a small fish in a big pond. On the negative side, this small business was unable to offer the many perks and benefits that were available when working for a larger company. If you enjoy great benefits, opportunities to grow and a diverse culture, a larger organization could be right for you.

2010 109

Best Flex Jobs For Busy Mothers (And Fathers!)

Career Realism

Another major benefit to blogging is that you can write from anywhere! Almost every type of operation has an HR office, so there should be a diverse amount of positions available.

2019 79

How Recruiting Professionals Can Maximize Their Career Fair Success

Resume Bear

Customize your approach to each campus based on student preferences at each school, and have your recruiters share both how your company can benefit the student and how the student can benefit the company.

2013 188

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

Ms. Career Girl

Aero Jet Medical is an all-inclusive transportation provider handling mission-critical logistics, from initial insurance benefit evaluation and acquiring necessary pre-authorizations to managing the entire patient transfer process and organizing international customs requirements.

2016 208

Thankful for What You Have? – A HR Comparison Between US and UK

Water Cooler Wisdom

We envy the opportunities Europeans have to travel and experience different cultures during their work lives. Their benefits are such that they don’t have to worry about going broke from healthcare costs and are guaranteed a safety net at retirement age. On the HR side of things, American professionals think that it’s far simpler for European companies to recruit and retain diverse talent – a problem that sticks in the craw of most U.S. While in the U.K.,

2014 54

5 Ways Mobile is Changing the Workplace & Flexibility


Mobile phones and other personal devices have been a staple for traveling business professionals or managers with multiple units or location responsibilities to stay in touch wherever they may be. Mobile & Technology Changes Workplace Productivity.

???? 50 Career Coaches Who Give Free Consults On Every Topic You Need


Similarly, in 6 Reasons You Might Need a Job Search Coach Now , job seeker coach Rita Ashley said that having a coach helps in “securing a better job, reaching it faster and gaining the intangible benefit of control over” your job search.

2017 79

Why You Should Relocate To Portland, Oregon

Career Realism

No matter how you prefer to travel during the work week and on the weekends, Portland has many options available to accommodate all residents. Why You Should Relocate To Portland, Oregon Work It Daily. We all have our bucket list of companies we’d love to work for.

The Best Companies to Work for – Vol 14

Career Alley

Known for their credit cards and travel services, American Express’ career site is easy on the eye. Their careers page has links on the left hand side of the page for Job Search, Benefits, Culture and Diversity. CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Up the River without a Paddle – Have you Planned your Search?

2010 197

78% of Workers Say They Are Burned Out at Work

Telecommuting Journal

When asked which benefits they take part in the most, workers said: Alternative schedules (72 percent) Compressed work weeks (24 percent) Telecommuting (15 percent) Summer hours (14 percent) Job sharing (6 percent) “Unmanageable stress levels in the workplace can seriously impact an employee’s productivity and home-life,&# said Rosemary Haefner, Vice President of Human Resources at CareerBuilder.com. 5 days ago So What If Telecommuting Did Encourage Travel?

2008 100

Avoid, If You Can, The “Obsolete Job” Trap

Sklover Working Wisdom

Item : Marilyn followed in her parents’ footsteps to become a travel agent. Little did she know that Expedia, Orbitz and other online travel sites would rapidly replace more than one half of those employed in her industry. Item : An increasing number of Americans in need of surgery are traveling to India for their operations – at one tenth the cost, in brand new hospitals – and seeing the local sights as part of the bargain. .

2012 131

5 Must-Have Traits Of A Successful Data Analytics Department

Career Realism

Solomon Kang, Executive Director of Analytics, explains that before taking a position at Edmunds.com, he worked 12+ hour days with lots of travel and essentially no work-life balance. Part of this stems from having a group of people with diverse skills and knowledge.

2014 113

How To Communicate With A Young Gun

Tim's Strategy

Moreover, explaining how they will benefit and gain experience from fulfilling a certain task will allow you to connect better with a millennial and foster better results from him or her. Diversity is a great thing. This is part one of a two-part series on millennials in the workplace.

2012 80

Tulsa & Oklahoma City Tech Sales | OneSource (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

Let’s talk benefits… Our suite of benefits helps you keep a great work/life balance, which we consider one of the best reasons to work at OneSource! Our President’s Club award includes some fantastic travel.

NJ, DE & PA Tech Sales | Stewart (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

Let’s talk benefits… Our suite of benefits helps you keep a great work/life balance, which we consider one of the best reasons to work at Stewart! Our President’s Club award includes some fantastic travel.

NJ 60

2014 was the end of the workplace revolution

Penelope Trunk

Harsh conditions and long distance between homes meant that if a man traveled to meet a girl he would likely need to stay overnight at the girl’s home. Like, I wrote that diversity is bad for small teams in 2007.

2014 92

Why is Ageism Alive and Well?

Hiring Technical People

Some benefits of hiring a mature candidate can be: With any luck, the candidate has emotional maturity. There is a certain company that does travel related software development in Colombo.

2008 156

Become Your Own Job Creator in 10 Simple Steps


On a site like Elance.com, you can bid for projects ranging from $100 to create a custom itinerary (which is what one creative professional did out of her passion for exotic travel ) to $10,000 for website design. Maybe what you’re looking for has been right in front of you all along.

2012 114

Dear Bloggers, I'm Sick of Reading about Passion

Ms. Career Girl

Leave your job to travel the world! Not everyone wants to leave their day job to travel around the world. Jenny always breaks free with diverse topics, personal life and dating. I also enjoy: [link] , [link] , [link] and [link] are some interesting, diverse reads.

2010 246

Career Transition For Middle-Aged Professionals

Career Realism

It all starts with research because, as they say, “knowledge is power,” and because you’ll have a tremendous added benefit that other headhunter-represented candidates won’t have: there’ll be no fee attached to your scalp!

Which Form Of Data Science Education Is Right For You?

Career Realism

Others can’t travel to universities, or have children that they need to take care of and can’t leave the house. For many people, obtaining a degree is an important professional step that will boost their resume and open up doors to new opportunities.

2013 70

what’s up with candidates turning down our job offers after we pay to fly them out?

Ask A Manager

This means that I’ve had to work pretty hard to identify applicants who are serious about the opportunities and would be likely to say yes if offered a position, given that we invest a lot of money both during the interview process (travel and lodging expenses, etc.) And you definitely should resist any impulses to hold back travel reimbursements unless someone accepts an offer from you.

2018 53

4 Best Cities In The U.S. To Focus Your Job Search

Career Realism

There are many benefits for job seekers in Austin. There’s a diverse range of employers in the metropolitan area, in major sectors that include technology, health care, business, education, government, and entertainment. Not only is the job market in the area improving, the opportunities for travel and exploration are virtually endless along the country’s Golden Coast.

coworker didn’t warn us about bed bugs, was I blacklisted, and more

Ask A Manager

Coworker didn’t warn us about bed bugs when we traveled to satellite office. I see employers with language in their posting such as: “We are strongly committed to achieving excellence through intellectual diversity and strongly encourage applications from persons of color, women, persons with disabilities, the LGBT community, veterans, and members of other groups that are under-represented on university faculties.” But with benefits?

2015 57

Career Transition For Middle-Aged Professionals

Career Realism

It all starts with research because, as they say, “knowledge is power,” and because you’ll have a tremendous added benefit that other headhunter-represented candidates won’t have: there’ll be no fee attached to your scalp!

a consultant complains about our off-site meetings but doesn’t want to skip them

Ask A Manager

He just joined us two months ago and did express a number of reservations at first when I made the offer, about travel, asking for an extra day at the hotel to “recover,” which I granted him, direct flights only, which I also granted, and he also warned me that he tires easily. A reader writes: I have a team with locations throughout the U.S.,

2018 58

Is Penelope Trunk Feeding Gen Y “Career Crack”?

Ms. Career Girl

Thankfully companies, including Brazen, have teams of diverse staff- to balance out the outliers. Maybe most people won’t benefit from it… but some will. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us!

2010 240

Practioner's Criticism into SHRM's Blog Squad


It is pretty easy to detect some of the criteria: diversity, generational perspective. For those of you off to San Diego – I wish you safe travels, and for those of you who aren’t attending, follow Twitter, as I predict a lot of tweets coming from SHRM10.

SHRM 120

3 Flexible Day Jobs for Actors

Career Realism

Also, you’ll probably have to pay for your own medical benefits and possibly taxes unless you end up being a staff bookkeeper at a company that offers benefits and withholds taxes. Paying your own medical benefits and taxes.

2012 113