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

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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 161

How Comparisons Can Hurt (& Help) Your Career

The Job Quest

Because it’s not always an apples-to-apples comparison when you look at yourself and someone else. Don’t marginalize it with comparisons that are useless. Instead, fortify it with comparisons that benefit the dream.

2012 142

4 Things Employers Look For In LinkedIn And Resume Comparison

Career Realism

The post 4 Things Employers Look For In LinkedIn And Resume Comparison appeared first on CAREEREALISM. Even though a prospective employer may only have your resume, that’s not going to stop them from also researching to see what you have on LinkedIn.

2014 83

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 77

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.

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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

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 66

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

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 119

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

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 151

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 73

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

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 141

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

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

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.

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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.

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 164

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

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 151

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 141

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

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

Top 100 Skills by Job Demand (and Average Salary)

Resume Bear

They also put their data on a map so you can see visually where your state is in comparison to others in terms of salary and job demand. As you might imagine, I review a lot of websites. Well, the other day I found one that caught my eye because of all of the stats it gave – OdinJobs.

2011 152

Employee Engagement: Better Than Great, Good

David Zinger

In our Western world of abundance and privilege greatness is a game of comparison that drives us to achieve more. Employee engagement needs more good work. My eight word definition is: good work done well with others every day.

2017 56

How to Create the Perfect Job Posting – Field Guide [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

There are currently around 5 million jobs posted online – in comparison, there are 13.7 This infographic (courtesy of Herd Wisdom ) shows how recruiters can create the perfect job posting. million unemployed people in the US and Canada.

2013 79

Real Career Girl Doree Simon on Female Empowerment

Ms. Career Girl

While the attitude toward women in the film industry has changed drastically, especially over the last year, the number of female directors pales in comparison to the number of males.

2018 141

Top Business Careers For Women In 2017

Ms. Career Girl

Though women still are not paid equally in comparison to men’s wages, they are much closer. The post Top Business Careers For Women In 2017 appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The world of business has vastly changed for women over the past generation.

2017 151

4 Secrets to a New Job in 6 Weeks

Resume to Referral

By comparison, the average job search in America now lasts 33.3 Vince Wiskovitch, from Nassau County, New York, was just hired for a legal position after searching only 6 weeks for a job. weeks. Read on to learn the 4 things he did to get hired 27 weeks faster than average.

Resume Help – Financial Analyst / Business Manager

Careers Done Write

Today’s résumé has very good visual appeal, especially in comparison to many of my previous résumé critiques. It also contains all of the critical elements that make a résumé powerful.

2011 155

The 5 Must-Have Components of a Winning Executive Resume

Career Rocketeer

Does your executive resume pale in comparison to some of the powerhouses you’ve seen online? Is it a struggle to convey your message of effective leadership in just 2 or 3 pages? If so, a few straightforward changes can be all that’s needed to transform your leadership resume from overlooked to standout. Increase your chances of being considered [.]. Resumes Laura Smith-Proulx SEO1

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

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