To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question

Ms. Career Girl

The post To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question appeared first on Ms. There is also a side-question of whether or not you are a freelance worker by choice or because there are no other choices. Many jobs rely on a laptop and the Internet.

Motivational Pointers: Overcoming Your Fear of Job Searching

Career Alley

Nobody said job searching is easy. Because of all the uncertainty, potential for rejections and stress of interviewing, job searching is a dread. Overcome your fear of job searching with the following tips: Set Short-Term, Specific Goals.

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5 Benefits Of Using Facebook For Job Search

Career Realism

This is allowing job seekers to use the most popular social media site for finding a job. Benefits Of Using Facebook For Job Search. Here are five benefits of using Facebook for job search : 1. One thing many job seekers don’t think about is ads on the site.

Boxing Up Each Event During Job Search

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [05.23.10] View Comments Boxing Up Each Event During Job Search If I told you that putting things in different boxes would help you in your job search, would you believe me? During job search, a lot is asked of us.

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3 Benefits Of Working A Temporary Job Following A Layoff

Career Realism

One of those decisions may be to find a short-term job in the interim, while working on long-term career goals. Finding your next dream job doesn't always happen over night, but that doesn't mean you should give up on it. Some people refer to this as a "gap job."

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Age Discrimination During Job Search | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

But sometimes the job search can get very frustrating. Leaving your first three jobs off of your resume. And if the first job on your resume was “Director of Finance&# , it probably wasn’t your first. Why apply for the job when you have 7 or more years?

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short answer Saturday: another job search edition — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager short answer Saturday: another job search edition January 29, 2011 We did a job search edition of short answer Saturday last week , but the questions keep piling up so here’s another one. which job should I take?

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How To Return To Work When You Have Health Issues

Career Realism

“Lily-pad” your way into the job you want, meaning that you may have to take a job below the one you aspire to – say, an administrative position – as a way back into the field. Do freelance work. Job Search careerDear J.T. &

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4 Tips For Surviving As An Intern

Career Realism

For those interns who are following their dream job at less than minimum wage, I feel your pain. Working a part time job while interning may be doable, but this can add more stress to your life and wouldn’t be fair to yourself or the company if you weren’t focusing 100% on the internship.

How To Choose And Stay In Contact With Your References | Tim's.

Tim's Strategy

Subscribe to Tim’s Strategy – Ideas for Job Search, Career and Life by Email I also liked the comments from Jim Todd who separated general (or generic) “recommendations&# from more targeted (or specific) “references&#.

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A Job Seeker Left Out In The Cold

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [09.11.10] View Comments A Job Seeker Left Out In The Cold During an interview in 2007, I was subjected to cruel and unusual punishment. My advice to job seekers : as i said in the audio file, don’t let yourself be sacrificed.

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Words That Should Not Appear on Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Co-workers will undoubtedly surround you. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For? Job Search Success System Are you a do-it-yourself type? Check out this comprehensive job search success system & 12-week coaching program.

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4 Things That Can Affect Your Career Choices

Career Realism

While it’s often true we cannot choose our co-workers, we can make conscious choices to improve our career prospects. This culture may attract creative arts, such as graphic artists, freelance workers and media.

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Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It

Telecommuting Journal

Being a remote worker has a lot of benefits – little or no commuting time, the ability to time shift when needed, keeping a job when you have to move away, and more. Yet with this increase in acceptance comes a corresponding increase in expectations for these workers.

How To Get A Job As A Reality Television Producer

Career Realism

But if you are prepared to work hard and follow the steps below, it’s absolutely possible to get a job , climb the ladder, create a successful TV career, and maybe even create the next big hit reality show… 1. Job Search career homepage Reality television is big business.

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How to Use Your Corporate Charge Card Wisely - BLOG.


Plus, with quality business clothing, robust and hard-wearing medical scrubs made from high quality fabrics, and smart and stylish maternity work clothes , workers can look sophisticated in any situation. As a full-time freelance writer, she still likes wining and dining clients.

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updates: the personal goal-sharing, the lunching interviewer, and more

Ask a Manager

Most importantly, I learned how to navigate the professionalism weirdness while not losing my job. That said, like many others, I was furloughed due to COVID-19, but as of today, I am working for my boss again as a freelancer. It’s a special “where are you now?”

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Is Penelope Trunk Feeding Gen Y “Career Crack”?

Ms. Career Girl

In the post, titled “ Why Job Hoppers Make the Best Employees ,&# Penelope argues the following five points to be true: Job hoppers have more intellectually rewarding careers. Job hoppers have more stable careers. Job hoppers are higher performers.

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5 Ways To Reduce The Risk In You | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

And anyone who has promoted you to their friends , co-workers or fellow executives will feel the bite as well. Especially if you are not a perfect fit for the job skills. Or if you have light industry experience for the job.

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Is Your Personal Brand In Demand?

Tim's Strategy

Your co-workers. Related posts: Why Personal Branding Is So Important In Job Search The following is a guest post by Meg Guiseppi, an. career #jobsearch [link] [link] The Job Guy RT @TimsStrategy: Is Your Personal Brand In Demand?

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Warning: Your Major is Not a Floatation Device

Ms. Career Girl

I brought my pretentious attitude with me to my first job in financial sales. After a while, you may start thinking you will never get a job unless you do something within your major. What role does your major play in your job search or current career? Great job as usual!

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4-Day Weeks

Telecommuting Journal

Powered by Bookmarkify™ More » { 4 comments… read them below or add one } Mike June 17, 2008 at 11:35 am At my current job, one of my co-workers brought up the idea of moving to a 4 day work week, an idea which all of us worker bees support. I also wonder if it would be a popular idea around here or get shot down as ‘crazy talk’ from that woman without a “real&# job.

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Looking For A More Stable Job, Career And Life? | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [05.13.10] View Comments 5 Ways To Build A Stable Career and Life Platform Earlier this week I wrote a post called Losing A Job That Really Matters. But the main point of the post was to recognize that some jobs matter to us more than others.

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6 Common Work at Home Challenges

Telecommuting Journal

Time Management When you work from home, depending on the type of job that you have, the most challenging aspect may be managing your time. Even if you’re a contract worker, chances are you’re responsible for adhering to their hardware and software guidelines.

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5 Office Supplies I Can't Live Without - BLOG - Career.


Plus, with quality business clothing, robust and hard-wearing medical scrubs made from high quality fabrics, and smart and stylish maternity work clothes , workers can look sophisticated in any situation.

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Thank You Notes: Sending The Right Message | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

While in the process of finding a job back in 2007, I didn’t always send thank you notes. Either because I figured out during the day that I wasn’t a good fit for the job. Not overwhelmed with my potential new and trusted co-workers, bosses and direct reports.

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What Posh Spice Knows About Starting a New Gig

Blue Sky Resumes

Especially when we start a new job or freelance project, or begin working with a new client. When starting a new job or freelance project, it’s wise to keep ideas and opinions to yourself for a while.

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something cool and free for you

Ask A Manager

Going through the sign-up form it asks for ‘Company Name’ & ‘Job Title’… ugh Any ideas? :) Reply Ask a Manager February 15, 2011 at 9:05 pm Absolutely it applies to you as well! Job title is not a required field. do I have to be perfect to get a job?

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions

Ask A Manager

Here we go… Figuring out pay as a contractor I have never worked as a contractor but was contacted about a potential contract job and asked to provide my pay requirements plus gas cost. I need advice about a difficulty with my job: gossip. do I have to be perfect to get a job?

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short answer Saturday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

Do your job to the best of your ability, and let him be accountable for his own performance. I interviewed for the job, but did not get it. I applied and got an interview, but did not get the job once again. How I convey that I’m smart in job applications?

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