Quit the Comparisons Once and for All

Ms. Career Girl

The post Quit the Comparisons Once and for All appeared first on Ms. At the top of the list is a habit I call “Quit the Comparisons.”. These days, comparison living is an epidemic. So let’s quit the comparisons once and for all.

It's All Relative: Global Work Comparisons

Ms. Career Girl

The post It's All Relative: Global Work Comparisons appeared first on Ms. Comparisons: What Exactly is "Best?". The post It's All Relative: Global Work Comparisons appeared first on Ms. Sponsored Posts Work Global Work Comparisons

2016 139

In Job Search, Comparison Is the Thief of Joy

Career Trend

You know that saying, “Comparison is the thief of joy?” The post In Job Search, Comparison Is the Thief of Joy appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. ” Well, it can apply to job search.

2015 164

Two (or More) Job Opportunities? – 18 Elements of Comparison – [Part 2 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

Last week we presented Elements of Job Opportunity Comparison 1 through 9 ; This week we present Elements of Job Opportunity Comparison 10 through 18. It is common that comparison of two jobs, or two job offers, can be a difficult thing to do. “It’s not hard to make decisions.

2018 130

Two (or More) Job Opportunities? – 18 Elements of Comparison – [Part 1 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

For this reason we are presenting it in two installments, this first including Elements of Comparison 1 through 9, the second including Elements of Comparison 10 through 18. It is common that comparison of two jobs, or two job offers, can be a difficult thing to do.

2018 130

Interviewing an Interviewer: The Importance of Comparisons in Job Searches


Sweaty palms and underarms, racing heart, dry mouth – these are the ailments of a typical job interviewee. When it comes to interviews, most potential employees are concerned only about impressing their interviewer, desperate to be offered employment.

2011 142

The Space Between Anxiety and Depression is Called Gratitude

Ms. Career Girl

And what I now can clearly see is that it’s all about comparisons. What does comparison have to do with anxiety or depression? And what happens when you let the comparisons go. Underlying all that is comparison. Comparisons: The Poison Pill.

2016 219

Resume vs. One-Page Proposal: A Side-by-Side Comparison.

The Undercover Recruiter

Here is a side-by-side comparison of the resume and the one-page proposal: 1. Tweet. Getting hired is tough. What’s even tougher is getting hired into a job that you actually want.

2011 78

Feed Your Coffee Habit and Still Maintain Your Budget

Ms. Career Girl

Self coffee habit cost of cup of coffee comparison gourmesso k-cup coffee cost nespressoPeople the world over are addicted to their daily coffee. And in the U.S.,

2018 167

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

Water Cooler Wisdom

While in the U.K., I made some interesting observations with the help of the brilliant Lieven Lambrecht, a European HR veteran at First Data Corporation: European workers are jealous of American workers because the U.S. has so many more job opportunities, and they are attainable if people have the right skills and interview well. What may appear to be a dead-end job can actually lead somewhere.

2014 40

Are Your Starting Pay Rates Hampering Performance?


An effective solution to this problem could be to offer your candidates larger starting salaries in comparison to your competitors, but does this strategy take away the incentive to do good work? Salary Comparison a Key to Competitive Compensation.

2014 89

20 Ways of How NOT to Ask for Pay Increase

Catherines Career Corner

Explore 20 ways of how not to ask for pay increase from your boss at work. If you want to supercharge your pay or you think you are due for an increase in pay, it is vital that you know what to say and not say as well as how to ask. Knowing how to [.]. Author information. Catherine Adenle. Founder at Catherine's Career Corner. Founder, Catherine's Career Corner. The career site empowering and inspiring ambitious candidates of all ages and professions to thrive and work smarter on their careers.

Can You Copycat Your Way to Success?

The Job Quest

They’re getting caught up in the comparison game. Comparisons can be beneficial if lessons are being learned in the process. Career Comparisons Copycat Success Values “Why can’t I stay up as long as Jenny does?”

2013 134

Sell Yourself: Use Numbers in Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

You pick up the first two for comparison.

2010 130

Abandon These 10 Bad Habits

The Job Quest

The comparison game is one that comes up frequently when you are concerned about losing (a promotion, that big client you are trying to land, etc.) Career Job Search Asking for Help Change Comparisons Complaining Expectations Hard Work Job Fit Lying Perfection Risk Support Network

2011 151

The Long-Term Unemployed: Can They Do Better?


The US Bureau of Labor Statistics and the National Bureau of Economic Research published a chart spanning 1950 through 2012 and showing that the current recession versus all other recessions within the same time period is literally double in size in a comparison of the long-term unemployed as a share of the labor force for […].

2014 159

More Evidence for Supporting Community Colleges

Career Key

Jobs for the Future just came out with a report, " Cost, Commitment, and Attainment in Higher Education: An International Comparison " by Arthur M. skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Welcome to our career blog. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices.

2009 100

Temper, Temper! How To Survive Short-Term Work

Career Alley

But with the supposed sense of freedom in temping, as well as the benefits of being able to make ends meet, is it worth it in comparison to a full-time job? A lot of people are finding it financially difficult in the modern world, and so people are trying to make ends meet by temping in the short term. Career advice Career Advice Temp Work

2017 130

Great Job Search Strategy Or A Powerful Imagination?

Tim's Strategy

I get provoked to act or think about how my life is going when I have another example for comparison. Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [06.29.10] View Comments Great Job Search Strategy Or A Powerful Imagination? I am influenced by movies. Always have been.

2010 52

How to Open Up All Corners of Your Soul by Hiring the Right Resume Writer

Career Trend

Today’s post is a side-by-side comparison of the differences between What We (CareerTrend) Do Vs. What Others […]. By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Choosing a resume strategist with whom to partner is no easy task.

2015 154

What Does a Recruiter Have in Common with Brad Pitt?

The Undercover Recruiter

It might seem like a fanciful comparison, but there are actually some interesting comparisons between recruiters and top Hollywood actors (and not simply the fact that some recruiters believe that they deserve the red carpet treatment!)

2014 74

High Paying International Careers

Competitive Resumes

What are similar careers in the international job market pay in comparison to America? Although, the below infographic is not a complete scope of high paying jobs, it does offer perspective to what are some of the high paying jobs overseas.

Strengthen Your Job Search with These LinkedIn Features

Professional Resume Services

The “How You Rank” tool on LinkedIn helps you see how often your profile gets viewed in comparison to the amount of connections you have. LinkedIn is constantly evolving and providing new features for its users.

2018 188

Green Jobs Growing: Solar Industry Now Employs More Than Steel Production

Green Career Central

By way of comparison to another industry, there are 9,200 more solar industry jobs than US steel production jobs. Let's look at another comparison to add even more perspective.

2011 130

Odds Of Landing An Individual Job Through A Job Board Compared To …


Without comparison, it's difficult to see the hopelessness of job board applications. Let's compare odds of being hired from an individual job ad to other odds. Continued at [link]. Featured Job Boards reCareered Blog career career change career coach getting found Job Job board job search Planning pre-screen

Desk or Labor Jobs Here Today, Consider Them Gone Tomorrow

Competitive Resumes

You should also look at sites like Salary.com ( Salary.com ), PayScale ( PayScale – Salary Comparison, Salary Survey, Search Wages ), and Glassdoor ( Glassdoor Job Search | Find the job that fits your life ) to study job, location, hazards (if it applies).

2017 130

Non-Traditional Healthcare Careers

Ms. Career Girl

The healthcare industry is a consistently growing field for more than just medical professionals. As our population continues to grow, the need for professionals who make our healthcare system function will grow as well. This is why healthcare careers, traditional or not, are in high demand.

2018 166

Finding The Perfect Hotel For Your Trip

Ms. Career Girl

Use Comparison Sites. The sites that aggregate can save you some time in your price comparisons. The post Finding The Perfect Hotel For Your Trip appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Whether it’s a road trip or international travel, most of us love to travel.

Hotels 161

CareerAlley Redesign – Leveraging FindTheBest Data to Help you Find A Job

Career Alley

Some background on the content provided in the drop down comparison menus: Founded in August of 2010 by Kevin O’Connor, founder and former CEO of DoubleClick, FindTheBest has already made a huge splash in. comparisons, and place it on their own site, exactly as it appears on FindTheBest.

2012 130

Six Steps To Make The Job Search Less Lonely

Ms. Career Girl

That said, however, it’s important not to let this sense of relativity slip into a sense of comparison. A BBC Loneliness Experiment sounds like it comes from Orwell’s 1984. Thankfully, though, it is in fact a timely investigation into the rising loneliness ‘epidemic’.

2018 204

TALENT SLANG: "He's the Managerial Equivalent of Tom Thibodeau".

HR Capitalist

I didn't ask for a comparison, but we had a common interest in basketball and he gave me that one unsolicited. What did he mean with that comparison? Sometimes intake calls need comparisons.

Company Leader or Boss? The Attributes of Effective Leadership

Ms. Career Girl

In comparison, bosses are often considered micromanagers. In comparison, leaders who are engaged understand the importance of positive reinforcement and regular communication. The post Company Leader or Boss? The Attributes of Effective Leadership appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 161

Résumé Help: Y2K…Why Bother?

Careers Done Write

Spotlighting outdated achievements will make Glen seem like a dinosaur in comparison to fresh candidates with recent accomplishments and expertise in current technologies. What is the lesson here?

2013 148

5 Criminal Justice Careers for You

Career Alley

More specifically, those holding a criminal justice degree could potentially earn a higher salary and experience a lower unemployment rate in comparison to those who are employed in social sciences, education, agriculture, and some business careers.

2014 173

Resumes for an Ageing Job Market

Boomers Next Step

By 2050 this number will have increased by 80% in comparison with just 35% for people aged 18 to [.]. People aged 50 years and over in Australia are the fastest growing demographic. The Australian Bureau of Statistics indicates that between 2011 and 2020 the number of persons aged over 50 years will increase by 22%. Resumes career Employment interview resume

2020 43

Surprising Truths About The Gender Pay Gap

Career Alley

The pay males make in comparison to what females is determined by a lot of different factors, such as experience, education, and even location. via MedReps.com. You may believe that the gender pay gap is all about men vs. women. However, it’s more than that.

2013 141

How To Make Your Smartphone Resume

Career Solvers

Joe Linford contributed this post on behalf of Broadband Genie, the UK price comparison and online help guide for broadband, tablets and smartphones.

2012 72

Why Audiences Get Distracted During Presentations


Surprise your audience with an off-kilter transition, joke, anecdote or comparison if appropriate. By the time you take the stage to give a presentation, you’ve put considerable work into researching, designing and practicing it.

2018 130

Three Reasons to Create Your Career to Endure Like The Fedora

Competitive Resumes

There are career lessons to learn from this comparison. It’s likely you have a fedora. You wear it well, and it’s impossible not to feel superpowers of cool when you do. I can’t say everyone loves the look on you, but you know someone will.

2017 130

Ladies, lock up his smartphone this wedding season!

Ms. Career Girl

The post Ladies, lock up his smartphone this wedding season! appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. June 5, 2017 – With wedding season underway, a survey by tech-buying site Decluttr.com shows that men are four times more likely than women to use their smartphones during a wedding.

2017 139