Call Up The Co-Worker or Boss You Used to Hate and Tell Them You Understand.

The HR Capitalist

We've all had alpha personality co-workers or bosses we couldn't connect with. . How about Kyrie Irving of pro basketball's Boston Celtics? They were overbearing. They had to do it their way. They were too far in the weeds and hyper-critical of your work. You didn't like them. Hate's a strong word, dislike is not. So you ran away and got the hell out. Time to do your own thing. . Then a funny thing happened.

Job Hunter’s Roadblock: Is It All in Your Head?

Career Realism

Isolation from former co-workers takes hold. I interviewed three of the very best career counselors in greater Boston to get their take on these issues. A long period of unemployment often takes a significant psychological toll. As the days and weeks mount up, the tasks of job hunting become more daunting. Bills mount up. Savings dwindle. Relationships fray. The feelings of rejection can become further amplified when prospective employers fail to respond.

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Finding the Best Ways to Conduct a Job Search Online

Career Alley

Invest the time to set up your profile and make sure that you’re connected with family and friends, former bosses and co-workers, and colleagues you’ve met through professional events like conferences. If you live in Boston, for example, it’s worth visiting as part of your job site explorations.

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50 Happiest Companies for 2012

Resume Bear

Boston Scientific. CareerBliss data evaluates company reviews for the key factors which affect work happiness, including: work-life balance, one’s relationship with their boss and co-workers, their work environment, job resources, compensation, growth opportunities, company culture, company reputation, their daily tasks, and job control over the work that they do on a daily basis. CareerBliss announces employees’ choice for the happiest places to work!

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5 Reasons HubSpot Made It On Glassdoor’s “Best Places To Work” In 2018

Career Realism

Co-Workers. These are the qualities of an ideal co-worker at HubSpot. Whether they’re celebrating Halloween by dressing up in the office, going to a yoga social, or walking in the Boston Pride Parade, HubSpotters know how to work hard AND play hard. 5 Reasons HubSpot Made It On Glassdoor’s “Best Places To Work” In 2018. Work It Daily. Today, inbound marketing has become more popular than ever.

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Why Executives Should Consider A Career At HubSpot

Career Realism

As a result, HubSpot has won many awards for its strong company culture, including Glassdoor’s “Best Places To Work” in 2018 , Boston Business Journal’s “Best Places To Work ,” Fortune’s “Best Workplaces for Women ,” and more. As a result, there are tons of employee-driven groups that allow co-workers across the company to connect around a common interest, including: ParentSpot , a group for parents to get together, share stories, knowledge, laughter, and more.

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My Story on Sexual Harassment at Work and Tips for Dealing with It

Ms. Career Girl

Don’t get me wrong, the proximity and time spent with co-workers at the workplace can in fact lead to healthy and happy relationships. Boston: McGraw Hill. I’m very excited to have a guest post by Chloe Esposito of today. Thanks for sharing your story so honestly Chloe! I know there are many other women who’ve experienced the same thing. Nicole. They say the way to success is to climb on the shoulders of those who have already been there.

2012 164

Keys To Building A Winning Workplace

Career Realism

This is the worker that has been with the company for a long time and has been through every situation on the job imaginable and usually exceeds expectations. But these workers show up every day and perform their roles at a high level. In a pinch, these employees can step up, take on additional roles and deliver when other co-workers are in a jam or unable to perform their jobs. Sports are a great distraction from everyday life.

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My Job Search Lessons

Career Realism

Even though I enjoyed my previous employer and co-workers, I became frustrated with my former job when I realized there was little chance for me to move up the proverbial ladder. If I could redo one event from my professional past, I would not have left a job I had working for a museum in Boston, MA, after graduating from college. I left my fundraising position because of a conflict with a co-worker.

What Does a Great Company Look Like?

Career Realism

Chris Pinto is an Account Manager who works in the Boston office. How did the personalities of co-workers affect your decision to join Fusion Worldwide? There’s lots of talk out there about what employers are looking for in a candidate. But, hiring is a two-way street. If you take the job, you should expect to be there a while. You’ll have to go in five days each week and spend half of your waking hours on-the-job.

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Fast track your career with Myers Briggs: Four-day seminar with Penelope Trunk

Penelope Trunk

It started out that I interviewed him, in the olden days, when I was a columnist at the Boston Globe and actually did interviews. Then I would call him just to ask him things: Q: Why do I hate my INTJ co-worker? I’m doing this seminar to show you how to leverage your strengths with Myers Briggs. It will be four days of live video sessions with chat from: Feb. 3-6 at 9pm-10pm est. The cost is $150 if you sign up before the end of the week. Then it goes up to $195.

Why I Hate Recruiters, Part 2

Evil HR Lady

Dear Hiring Authority,My name is [SPAMMER] and I am a Recruiter in Boston. Now, she just needs to read my blog every day and share it with all her co-workers and friends. I received the following e-mail at my Evil HR Lady e-mail.

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5 Stupid Interview Questions (And How To Answer Them)

Corn on the Job

How would your co-workers describe you? It’s my specialty, after training in Boston for it, and then training my entire company on it I’ve realized that I <3 Behavioral Interviewing.

2009 107

How To Handle Bullying: An Important 6,600+ Word Guide

Personal Excellence Blog

You also want to connect yourself with other co-workers and get their support in the workplace. I’ll be going to Boston while I’m in NYC. Have you ever been bullied before, whether as a kid, teenager, or adult? What did you do about the bullying situation? Did you let it go? Did you stand up for yourself? Did you suffer in silence? Did you seek help from others? Today’s article is an important, 6,600+ word guide on how to handle bullying. Bullying.

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How to hit a wall at work, with grace | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

And then, after burning every bridge possible at Boston University, I left, one credit short of a graduate degree. I have played professional volleyball, I climbed the corporate ladder in Fortune 500 marketing, I was a journalist at the Boston Globe, and I’ve gotten three startups funded. Posted by Cat in Boston on December 22, 2009 at 10:00 am | permalink | Reply What you do for BC is exactly what you did today. Is this your first time here?

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You can be happier by reading this post | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Until the only conversation becomes the color of the next mani/pedi for my co-workers. I had a comfortable, relatively happy life in Boston but got antsy and moved to Budapest because I wanted to experience new things. Since then I have met many “interesting” people whom I never would have met had I stayed in Boston, seen places I never even knew existed, and get a kick out of the bizarre language, food, and customs. Is this your first time here?

2010 66

Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I am trying to be a more amicable co-worker. If they don't, then I'd like to hear some musing on their co-existence in the future. I'm going to Seth Godin's Boston conference on the 17th. Is this your first time here?

How To Be More Likeable At Work: 10 Things To Do Today

Career Realism

Watch The Office, Boston Legal, and Jon Stewart. Please look for a way to compliment a co-worker or a customer. But co-workers might be different. Here a few ideas: Stop comparing yourself to others, old classmates and/or co-workers. Want to be more likeable at work ? Here are 10 things you can try today. To a large measure, your likeability will lead to success or failure.

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

Ask A Manager

This isn’t just non-american accents, I recently read an article that a lot of people go to speech therapy to lose brooklyn or boston accents because they feel like there are certain stereotypes or stigmas attached to them.

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bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

Ask A Manager

Reply Natalie February 11, 2011 at 4:26 pm Just chiming in – three of my co-workers were hired through a staffing agency. Another co-worker was mostly happy with his current job but had no room for advancement.

2011 74

Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

My co-workers told me "You guys just feel bad down there for being racist and are trying to make it up to them." This was in midtown Manhattan, and many of my then co-workers grew up in the city. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking. Hello, McDonald's) Posted to: Diversity | Leadership January 18th, 2010

2010 81

My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I don't think the only question is "what are your boundaries in sharing" but also "what are your co-workers boundaries in being exposed?" Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL Posted to: Women October 1st, 2009 Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I don't usually post clips of myself when I go on TV.

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