Startup Tips are for Women Too!

Ms. Career Girl

The post Startup Tips are for Women Too! Ladies, the number of women-owned business in the US has grown to over 9.1 million people, according to the National Association of Women Business Owners. The post Startup Tips are for Women Too!

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Why PR Can Benefit from More Female Leaders

Ms. Career Girl

The post Why PR Can Benefit from More Female Leaders appeared first on Ms. True, women have made strides towards equality in the workforce in the past decades. It’s also true that there are many fields that are dominated by women. Women tend to be social butterflies.

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Life and Jobs Matter for Women Ex-Offenders

Competitive Resumes

This week, Donna Rojas shares the significance of life and career training to women ex-offenders. We discuss how the White House has visited their facility to see how Montgomery County job program could benefit other inmate programs. Also, join our Linkedin community!

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What if Women Pioneered the Work World?

Ms. Career Girl

Had the professional world been pioneered by women rather than men, what would it look like? For women, at times everything seems to be a battle against the self, a constant learning or adjusting process and most notably a push and pull between the personal and professional responsibilities.

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Should Professionalism Of LinkedIn Photos Matter?

HR Capitalist

There's an interesting thread going on on LinkedIn now - click here to see the entire conversation. LinkedIn is increasingly becoming more like Facebook. If you're OK with LinkedIn looking a lot like life, you'll never be disappointed. Any time you polarize people with your LinkedIn profile picture, there's pros and cons to the approach. Only if you're concerned about being judged on a daily basis. I kid - but then again, I don't.

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Gates, Buffett, Kevin Rose and Pete Cashmore: Entrepreneurs Speak

Resume Bear

20, 2010: Rather than sweatshop labor, all of Hope Line Fashions’ products are created by adult women in India receiving a living wage and working in safe conditions. digg facebook jobs linkedin mashable Online Resume resume resumebear twitter

Tips For Launching Your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

This Women’s History Month. Do you know how many women around the world, and here are home, are still ground down into dust, and made to feel that all that is worthwhile is how big their breasts are? Do you know how many women are born and bred to feel worthless?

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Confident Career Woman or Crazy Cat Lady?

Ms. Career Girl

We (women) are each other’s toughest critics. Being the fun aunt or godmother has great benefits: you get to do all the fun stuff, but the real mom (your lucky best friend) has to clean up and pay for those rug rats for the next 18 years. Share this on LinkedIn.

How the Top Tech Companies Compare for Salary, Benefits, Job Satisfaction and More

Career Solvers

Companies with the most men: Nvidia Corp, (92%); Facebook and Microsoft (79%); most women: Monster (58%) and LinkedIn (42%).

Tap Into These 5 Hidden Recruiting Talent Pools


It’s a job seeker’s market one where employers woo employees to their organizations with promises of higher salaries, better training and increased perks and benefits like Netflix’s recent announcement offering unlimited parental leave.

Silicon Valley CEO pleads no contest to beating his wife.

Penelope Trunk

I took a look at the LinkedIn profiles of Gattani and Rastogi and it’s clear that Gattani has worked with people who had significant exits, but he probably did not. Sheryl Sandberg spent years convincing women that they should idolize her and try to emulate her by “leaning in.”

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S.F. weighs protecting ex-cons seeking homes, jobs


Compensaton and Benefits. Ex-convicts may soon become a "protected class" in San Francisco - joining African Americans, Latinos, gays, transgender people, pregnant women and the disabled. » Site:Search, Inurl Search Option In Tidbit 14, we used the Intitle option to “clean up” our LinkedIn search string results.We Unemployment benefits – promotes – I can get by!Meal Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs.

Five things you can stop worrying about when you worry about getting a job

Penelope Trunk

Think about it: hiring women during WWII meant factories could keep operating, so women got equality at work faster than other places. The fact that the hiring process is broken is actually a benefit to everyone who managed their career poorly in the past.

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4 Best Tools For Creating Online Portfolios

Career Realism

Related: 5 Benefits Of Creating An Online Portfolio. Have you heard about the women who decided to Instagram their daily yoga practice or their best outfits? Think of it as the LinkedIn version of Pinterest. How To Add Visual Portfolio Elements To Your LinkedIn Profile.

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Ep 93 – Why You Should Hire Employees with Criminal Backgrounds


Her non-profit supports women in finding meaningful employment who have had a criminal conviction. She also works to educate employers on the benefits of hiring this population. Stephanie walks us through her experience working with women in the Southern California prison system which led to her founding PRCS. They are non-violence offences and many of the women she has worked with and continues to work with are mothers and have families.

ex-husband is lying on LinkedIn, interviewer said I’m lazy, and more

Ask A Manager

Should I say something to my ex-husband about his false LinkedIn profile? So the question is this: do I say something to the ex about getting that lie off his LinkedIn profile or do I continue to mind my own business? For instance, “Hey, what’s the story with your second LinkedIn profile? No surprise that you’re a woman, by the way — women negotiate far less often than men do.) It’s seven short answers to seven short questions.


45 Inspiring Career Blogs for College Students

Resume Bear

Career Girl targets women in the workplace — usually recent college graduates and young professionals — and covers the stories that impact them most.

update: my employees played a horrible prank on a coworker

Ask A Manager

Because there was speculation on the possible dynamics in several of the comments: All three persons involved, both pranksters and the prankee, are women. We work in the Compensation and Benefits section of HR. We tell employees what benefits and other compensations they are entitled to and that’s all. We do not have any parts in administering these benefits and we don’t work with the books, accounts, or payroll.

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10 Helpful Job Search Resources For Veterans

Career Realism

O’Donnell, LinkedIn Influencer and founder of CAREEREALISM, recently wrote an article for LinkedIn called, “ How to Get a Job After the Military.”

5 Interview Mistakes That Will Sabotage Your Chances

Career Realism

Read industry web sites, learn about the department’s staff on LinkedIn, and download the company’s white papers. For men and women, a professional dress code applies regardless of what you might know about how the company’s employees regularly dress.

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Top 5 Resume Trends In 2017

Career Realism

Candidates know that in order to be seen by recruiters as top talent their resume needs to be crystal clear about their personal brand and the benefits they offer future employers. In the meantime, I’d love to connect on LinkedIn and expand both our networks!

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Should You Be Using Pinterest For Your Job Search?

Corn on the Job

of users are Women. When it comes down to it, you need to spend most of of your time where you’ll receive the most benefit. Your goal is to spend the most time where you’ll receive the most benefit.

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Going From Employee to Entrepreneur: 5 Proven Tips to Turn Your.

Career Makeover Coach

If starting your own business is the road that is best for you, claim it and stick to it! * Whatever goal you choose, make sure that it directly affects and benefits you. WordPress Admin Facebook Profile Facebook Twitter LinkedIn grab this

5 Ways to Build Your Personal Brand That You Haven’t Thought of Yet

Corn on the Job

Building a strong personal brand can bring innumerable benefits to your career. If you belong to a group that tends to be underrepresented in IT, such as women and minorities, join organizations devoted to community building and advancement.

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How to Get Your Spouse's Support When Launching Your Business

Career Makeover Coach

State the benefits Why is your business a good fit for your family? Ideally, your business idea will provide other benefits in addition to profitability. And, after a while, it’ll be additional profit your family can benefit from. *

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“Badmouthing” Your Company — Should’s, Shouldnt’s and How To’s

Ms. Career Girl

Get on LinkedIn, Facebook and read through online newspapers and magazines to find out what kind of connections your past and future employers may have with one another. career women job search office politics twentysomethingsBadmouthing your company is never ok. At least in my opinion.

Twitter For the Job-Seeker

Resume Bear

One way she also sets herself apart from other career Tweeters is by highlighting workplace issues unique to women in the workforce, which is often an issue largely ignored.

Keeping up with the Jennifers and Jolies

Ms. Career Girl

Share this on LinkedIn. benefits goals personal finance thoughts credit card debt debt emotional shoppingToday’s post is by Gabriela Vega.

The First Things to do When You Lose Your Job - BLOG.


With work suits for men and women, as well as work shirts , knitwear, and work ties and scarves , we’ve got corporate clothing covered. If youre not on LinkedIn ( connect with Jobacle ), change that right away.

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10 Top Career Apps - BLOG - Career Advice Blog & How.


With work suits for men and women, as well as work shirts , knitwear, and work ties and scarves , we’ve got corporate clothing covered. To Network 4) LinkedIn LinkedIn app works just like the online version and is by far one of the best ways to make connections and keep connections.

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Management: 10 Tips for Time, Work, & Life


Benefit or don’t do it. Benefit or don’t do it. Go back to rule #1 - benefit or don’t do it. If what I plan day-to-day, week-to-week, doesn’t fit in with or benefit my monthly plan, I will never reach my quarterly goal. You can manage!

my boss asks us to pick up his lunch for him — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

My store manager tends to only hire women, and part of the reason I think is this: He frequently (several times a week) asks one of us to go get lunch for him.

Your biggest barrier to starting your own business

Penelope Trunk

The benefits, of course, are clear. And it sucks because all the men hit on you, so all the women hate you, and it’s difficult to find someone who could actually help you because you are performing at a level that’s much higher than most people.

Corporate Voices Begins National Workplace Flexibility Campaign

Resume Bear

Jun, 2010 11 Comments Corporate Voices for Working Families has begun a national campaign to engage the business community and create a broader awareness of the positive business and employee benefits of workplace flexibility.

BNET Column: Forget the job hunt. Have a baby instead. | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

Posted to: Job Hunt | Women September 7th, 2010 Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Here’s an idea for what women should do if they're unemployed: Have a baby. 2) For women, a baby always decreases relative earning power. Then women voluntarily downshift.

Remote Worker Awards

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Remote Worker Awards April 29, 2009 · 0 comments UK Workers Get A Chance to Win A Home Business Remote Employment has announced the launch of the Remote Worker Awards, to highlight how remote and home working benefits the environment and everyone’s quality of work life. A great supporter of the awards is Helen Cook, Women’s Enterprise Manager for the South East England Development Agency (SEEDA).

should I tell my boss I’m leaving because of his remarks about race, wearing shorts to work after breaking a foot, and more

Ask A Manager

“Oh black women have SUCH nice skin” to “Can you explain how black women raise their daughters differently?” The downside is decreased pay, lack of benefits, higher taxes, paying quarterly estimated taxes, etc. I know that this benefits the company in that it would decrease its monthly costs (benefits, payroll taxes, etc.). Plus, if you lose the work, you won’t be eligible for unemployment benefits the way employees are.

8 Career Related Articles You Will Want to Read

Career Alley

THE NEW NETWORKING: ULTIMATE LINKEDIN GUIDE FOR 2012 GRADS – This article, from , provides some great LinkedIn tips for updating/creating your profile, connecting with those you should, how to ask for recommendations and more. The resource is designed to help people develop their personal brand which should help increase employability (among other benefits). “ Wise men don’t need advice. Fools won’t take it.”

Top Ten Ways to Find a Job |

Resume to Referral

Use the Internet Daily – It is so easy to get lost on the Internet wasting time on websites, job boards and social media sites with no real benefits. Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « New Job-Search Toolbar Follow Up Your Cover Letter With a Follow-Up!

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Workplace Flexibility & Scheduling for ALL


One of the challenges that companies face is how to communicate flex initiatives, training, tuition reimbursement, wellness benefits, etc. Flexible work is not a “nice to do” or a “benefit” – it’s a business strategy. Connect with her on LinkedIn.