3 Alternative Therapies You Should Definitely Try

Ms. Career Girl

The post 3 Alternative Therapies You Should Definitely Try appeared first on Ms. As busy working women, many of us simply just don’t have the time to make doctors’ appointments, book in for that health check and generally spend time thinking about our health.

2016 154

12 Books of Christmas: Give The Gift of Reading

Ms. Career Girl

The post 12 Books of Christmas: Give The Gift of Reading appeared first on Ms. I imagine that someday in the not-too-distant future, traditional books will have met their demise. Sure, it’s nice to be able to carry dozens of books in something the size of a note pad.

2016 236

Reviews – Top 5 Job Search Books

Career Alley

All of that is very helpful and can help us fast track the job search process. There must be hundreds of job search resource books out there, which are the best ones to use? Following are some reviews of the top 5 job search books to help your make your selection.

2014 237

5 Little Books With Big Messages You Don’t Want To Miss

Ms. Career Girl

Here’s five deceptively little books with big messages you don’t want to miss. This little book won’t end up on your bookshelf – it’ll end up in your purse as a go-to resource to remind you how awesome you, the people around you, and life really are.

2017 228

Two Must-Read Books To Propel Your Travel Writing Career

Ms. Career Girl

The post Two Must-Read Books To Propel Your Travel Writing Career appeared first on Ms. Maybe making Ms Career Girl more about all the real Ms Career Girl heroes that are all around us. In my opinion, the book is essentially a written coaching program.

Travel 158

March Book Club: Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office

Ms. Career Girl

I read Dr. Lois Frankel’s book, Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office , in 2010 thanks to a comment left on a blog post I wrote about common female prejudices at work. Career Girl Book Club. I’m very curious to see which ones are the most challenging among us.

2013 203

“My job is definitely 'The Job from Hell.' Any ideas?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » “My job is definitely ‘The Job from Hell.’ My job is definitely ‘The Job from Hell.’ I can’t get maintenance people to stay working for us because of the people I work for, and the low pay scale. Connect With Us How We Help 1. Self Help – Books, CDs, DVD 4.

2010 163

Leadership Isn't What You Read In Books.

HR Capitalist

Your answer probably depends on your definition of leadership. and it''s something you can''t fake or learn from a book. He helped us bridge two very different cultures. No book can teach you that. Is Leadership something that can be learned? Or are people born leaders?

Good book, might be useful.

Job Stalker

Arts & Entertainment Life & Style News & Opinion Sports Find a blog Login or Sign Up Featured: No waiting: Become a ChicagoNow blogger now , Pitch us your blog idea Job Stalker Home Archive About Good book, might be useful. Speaking of books.

2010 76

Nice girls *still* don’t get the corner office (book giveaway)

Mildred Talabi

Around this time last year, I was invited to Southbank Centre’s annual ‘WOW’ festival as a panellist for the very interesting discussion topic of “Nice girls don’t get the corner office”, based on the book by bestselling author, Dr. Lois Frankel.

2014 90

expensing a hotel because of ghosts, coworker got us sick and ruined our vacation, and more

Ask A Manager

Today I received a call from one of the clients that they had booked and paid for a hotel but they subsequently found out the educator hadn’t checked in. I contact the colleague in question and she was very clear that the hotel they had booked was haunted and she refused to stay there. She had booked a separate hotel and was planning to expense it. Our client was, understandably, unhappy they had paid out for a room that was not being used and so charged it back to us.

2019 65

Nice girls *still* don’t get the corner office (book giveaway)

Mildred Talabi

Around this time last year, I was invited to Southbank Centre’s annual ‘WOW’ festival as a panellist for the very interesting discussion topic of “Nice girls don’t get the corner office”, based on the book by bestselling author, Dr. Lois Frankel.

International Women’s Day – Perfect For Creating a Legacy of Learning

Ms. Career Girl

Like you, I’ve read a library of books over my lifetime. Too often, financial advice books and experts who claim to have all the “secret” answers to attaining wealth focus on nothing but the material world. That’s definitely something every child should learn.

2019 145

Living Your Own Version of Personal Happiness

Ms. Career Girl

With over seven billion people on the planet, surely there isn’t a one-size-fits-all answer to what makes us happy. Figure out what your own definition of “enough” is, and let that be your guide.

2018 216

January 2013 = The First Chapter of Your 365 Page Book.

Resume to Referral

A young adult seeking to straighten out his act, Franklin developed a list of thirteen virtues, jotting down a brief definition of each. WHO HOO How many of us get excited about the New Year?

2013 59

Returning to Facebook (and Win a Copy of The Personal Excellence Book!)

Personal Excellence Blog

I realized that FB gave a lot of us an illusion of connectivity, because we’d be seeing each other’s wall updates and status feeds. I want to use scalable methods to remove as many walls between us as possible (i.e. The Personal Excellence Book is Officially Up For Purchase!

The Very Best of TPEB: The Personal Excellence Book – 2 Years of.

Personal Excellence Blog

Start Blog Reader Favorites Free Ebooks Products Coaching Store About | Contact | Forums The Very Best of TPEB: The Personal Excellence Book – 2 Years of Excellence by Celes | Email to friend Note from Celes: We’ve just hit 20,000 subscribers!! Let me know how you find the book!

2010 72

my boss chastised me about my menstrual cramps, job-searching with four vacations already booked, and more

Ask A Manager

So my cramps continued to get worse and you can definitely see it on my face, but I didn’t want to spend the ridiculous amount that convenience stores charge for a tiny bottle of painkillers. I was in a meeting with my coworker today (just the two of us) and she was screen-sharing with me. I’m job searching and have four upcoming vacations already booked. When is it appropriate to inform the potential employer of any upcoming vacations that have already been booked?

2018 60

Almost a review of Seth Godin's book, Linchpin | Penelope Trunk's.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Almost a review of Seth Godin's book, Linchpin Posted to: Career fulfillment | Self-management February 15th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Seth Godin’s new book, Linchpin , has arrived. It’s a great book, and I don’t think Lehrer would mind me calling him an almost-Malcolm Gladwell. And here comes my review of Seth’s book: He is right.

2010 62

5 Ways to Succeed in Reinventing Your Career

Workology

The work economy and job search statistics are staggering: The current number of people unemployed in The U.S. Quote on the Definition of Insanity. The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over but expecting different results.

2012 169

13 Zingers For Good Work: The New Employee Engagement

David Zinger

I simplified employee engagement into an 8 word definition: good work done well with others every da y. There is a lot of meaning packed into each word in the eight word definition so I will take the next four blog posts to examine two words at a time.

2016 74

The farmer reviews three business books | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog The farmer reviews three business books Posted to: Parenting | Productivity | Self-management July 13th, 2010 Del.icio.us Why do people send you so many books?” You never review books you like.”

2010 79

coworker hasn’t touched his work in months, dealing with an obnoxious book club member, and more

Ask A Manager

Dealing with a domineering book club member. I run a book club at the library and it is about 15 members strong (great for a small rural town). Is there some solution here that won’t cost either one of us anything? Welp, that sort of happened to us! I gave them my personal contact info and told them that I would be willing to give a neutral reference, as my goal is definitely not to prevent them from getting work. It’s five answers to five questions.

2018 54

firings in literature: should this book character have been fired?

Ask A Manager

Neither of us know the proper definition of “wrongful termination” in an at-will state. By the way, speaking of books, I just finished reading The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern, and it is utterly fantastic. More questions stemming from books/movies/TV? A reader writes: I am a daily reader and great fan of your blog. I have a question about something I read in a Sue Grafton novel. (If

2011 56

company is taking us to a musical mocking religion, custodian might be taking my food, and more

Ask A Manager

Company wants to take us to a musical disparaging religion. My company has bought us tickets to go see The Book of Mormon as a company bonding experience. People have impromptu Nerf battles in the hallways, and the company has previously taken all of us out to see Star Wars. Given this context, do you think that The Book of Mormon is too far, or are we just making a fuss? It’s four answers to four questions. Here we go….

2017 49

Companies hiring in August 2010

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Companies hiring in August 2010 06.

2010 223

my manager doesn’t give us input on new hires, my manager shared a coworker’s medical details with us, and more

Ask A Manager

My manager hires new people without consulting with the rest of us. My boss didn’t bother asking for our input on the last hire, nor did he ask us to sit in the interview. I find it to demonstrate how low he thinks of us. Many told me they thought it was the hardest job out there and I should definitely have put it on there. Which business books should my team read? I work in human resources, and each quarter our team does a book review.

2014 56

Holiday Gift Idea: Enjoy AudiBooks with DownPour.com

Ms. Career Girl

DownPour.com has recently launched an audiobook rental that has a great selection of books for your hearing pleasure. You can buy rental extensions if you aren’t able to finish your book before the deadline.I For one, you can enjoy a switching from one book to another without the added weight of a number of books in your bag. Listening to the book also allows you to be more relaxed in your travels. Book Club Featured Productivity Travel & Leisure

2014 135

employee booked vacation for a date he’s required to work, lying for a nanny, and more

Ask A Manager

Employee booked vacation for a date he’s required to work. When we hired this person, I mentioned that there was one Saturday when he would be required to work (about a month out at that time), but apparently didn’t emphasize that enough because he appears to have booked travel that weekend. I definitely did tell him about this date. For example: “Bob, I’m so sorry about this, but it looks like you booked the date that I’d told you earlier was our mandatory conference.

2015 57

Are You in The Right Dip?

Ms. Career Girl

Home About Archives Write for Us! by Nicole Crimaldi on July 1, 2010 I just finished Seth Godin ’s book, “ The Dip ” and for those of you who read this blog often, you’ll be hearing a lot about it. This book has single handedly changed my perspective of how valuable quitting can be.

2010 179

4 Types of questions get us in trouble | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog 4 Types of questions get us in trouble Posted to: Interviewing | Knowing yourself | Networking October 12th, 2009 Del.icio.us Today I’m going to focus on the kinds of questions that back us into a corner. In this model, a proficient nurse questions authority and does not go by the book, but by her own assessment of the situation at hand. It is all about the game our mind played with us.

2009 61

should I take the blame for my manager’s mistake, CEO wants to reimburse us for political contributions, and more

Ask A Manager

Should I tell my supervisor that I realized it was definitely the ones I gave back to him when I email him an update on my progress? CEO wants us to make political contributions that he’ll reimburse us for. He doesn’t want to make a contribution in his name or our organization’s name, but instead has asked each of us to make individual contributions that he will reimburse us for. It’s four answers to four questions. Here we go….

2016 41

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

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my boss asks us to pick up his lunch for him January 31, 2011 A reader writes: I am a 27-year-old woman working for a well-known national company. He never offers to buy us lunch. He never offers to buy us lunch.

2011 70

6 Job Search Lessons Learned from Steve Jobs

Resume Bear

As Jobs so eloquently puts it, it’s up to us to keep calm and carry on. Jobs was definitely a quirky man. He never followed the competition and he wasn’t known for doing things “by the book,” and for good reason. On October 5, 2011, the world lost a visionary.

2012 279

Headline Bloopers That Probably Got Someone Fired

Resume Bear

On first read, it sounds like a reader and a killer were having a romantic tryst, which definitely should not make front-page news. Acting Jobs Career Book Authors Featured Articles Job Market Jobs News Why ResumeBear?

2012 275

Companies hiring in August 2010 | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Companies hiring in August 2010 06.

2010 130

Emotional Intelligence 2.0: Getting Along and Thriving in the Workplace

Workology

In this part, we’ll share a review of the book Dr. Jason Jones recommended in Part 1, Emotional Intelligence 2.0 , along with a few tips from that book to get you started. This book is worth the praise. Work book review emotional intelligence emotional intelligence 2.0

2013 133

Personal Branding By Any Other Name Would.

Executive Career Brand

by Meg Guiseppi on August 16, 2010 · 9 comments As branding has mainstreamed, more and more misinformed dissenting voices scream out across Twitter, blogs, and other social media warning us not to fall for it. I am definitely not implying we should be complacent with our services.

2010 165

What to Do With Your Life and How to Decide

Resume Bear

One thing that is very important to notice is that your definite decisions have a much more powerful effect on putting together the pieces of the puzzle than do your preferences. Build with definite commitments. They have mounds of information but nothing definitely nailed down.

2013 210

What a Short Blonde Italian Learned from Apartment Shopping

Ms. Career Girl

Home About Archives Write for Us! Blog Directory Contact Subscribe What Apartment Shopping Taught me about Careers by Nicole Crimaldi on March 17, 2010 Dear Apartment Gods, Please, oh please let us find a dog-friendly 2 bed/2 bath within walking distance of the L.

2010 158

Asperger's at work: 5 ways to be less annoying | Penelope Trunk's.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The first step to growing a good career in the face of Asperger's Syndrome is to recognize that this is a social skills deficit, by definition, and work, by definition, is a social skills decathlon. This should make people like us, if we do it right. I am completely unable to accomplish office politics and definite limit my time with other people for the reasons listed above. I am a top U.S.

2009 87

Are You A Trust Agent?

Threshold Consulting

In a recent interview with Mohammed Al-Taee , I made the point that career management is already personal brand management, but that the next challenge is that “each of us needs to become, as Chris Brogan and Julien Smith have pointed out, a trust agent." In their brilliant book, Brogan and Smith have established a framework for building trust that is comprised of the following six constellations of behaviors: Make Your Own Game. One of Us.

2009 164

In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation

Threshold Consulting

As we put one year behind us and position ourselves for improved fortunes, we look to the experts to give us the edge.   In his book, Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?, According to Godin, “How we respond to the opportunities and challenges of the outside world now determines how much the outside world values us.” It is truly doing the deep introspection that shows us our connection to the world. Definitely something to pay attention to!

2011 157