Critical Comparison – When Comparing Yourself Goes Wrong

Ms. Career Girl

When you are comparing yourself to other women and their lives – success, relationship, business, career, health, looks – this is when critical comparison can come into play. The first step towards changing the critical comparison is to be aware of what you are saying to yourself.

2019 225

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.

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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 224

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 135

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 174

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

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 114

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 97

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 210

Technological Advances: A Side by Side Comparison of the Traditional and Modern Ways of Studying

Corn on the Job

Just like car models, phones, the internet and virtually every other thing, teaching styles have evolved significantly over the years; from the old memorization and recitation techniques to the modern tactics that involve interactive methods.

2018 61

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 190

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 54

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 135

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 166

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 206

Sell Yourself: Use Numbers in Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

You pick up the first two for comparison.

2010 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 196

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.

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 221

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 77

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

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 217

A Passport for Keeping Staff with Disabilities

The Undercover Recruiter

While that percentage is increasing, it’s still poor in comparison to more than 80% employment in the general population. There are currently around 4 million people with disabilities in employment in the UK; that’s just over half of the total number.

2019 80

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 100

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 280

Coronavirus May Already Be Affecting Your Business

Evil HR Lady

But, nothing in comparison to the regular flu, which killed (according to the CDC) over 62,000 people in the 2018-2019 flu season. You don’t work in China. Your customers aren’t in China. So, the Coronavirus isn’t affecting your business. Or, so we’d like to think. But, Coronavirus seems to be making everything it touches sick–including small businesses.

2020 136

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 362

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 151

Taking My First to College: One Reflection from the Capitalist.

HR Capitalist

The comparison between your kid and others that invariably goes on in your mind as they grow up. But the b t is what we do after we use comparison to gauge where we are and use it as ammo to compete. Comparison is the thief of joy. . It happened.

2019 70

Lessons Learned From 60 Countries of Travel

Ms. Career Girl

Comparison is the thief of joy. Theodore Roosevelt once said that “comparison is the thief of joy”. From breaking down in Bolivia to falling off a bike in Bora Bora, author Kia Abdullah has seen and done it all.

Travel 162

Salary Negotiation – Your Bottom Line

Career Alley

Salary Comparison and Salary Calculator – This is’s’ version which has both a salary comparison and salary calculator. There are not too many people who think they are overpaid.

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 58

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 230

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 97

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.

Hotels 151

Desk or Labor Jobs Here Today, Consider Them Gone Tomorrow

Competitive Resumes

You should also look at sites like ( ), 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

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

Entrepreneurs: Find and Reach Customers With The Right Social Media Strategy

Ms. Career Girl

Mentor-supported entrepreneurs are five times more likely to start a business, and 87% are still in business after one year (in comparison to 75% of those without a mentor.). These days, almost everyone is on social media – and that includes your current and potential customers.

In Business, Are You The Hunter or The Hunted?


A Vivid Comparison. I think business and life are a bit more complex than a simple animal kingdom comparison. But the comparison is vivid and maybe a bit harshly depicts what we don’t want to be, neither a rabbit nor the coyote. Having No Mercy.

2013 118

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 158

Best Robot Vacuums for Concrete Floors

The Corporate Con/noisseur

While this is not an exact one-to-one comparison, hardwood floors are by far much more popular in most modern homes. Testing robot vacuums which work well on hardwood floors was then the best option and the closest direct comparison. Best Robot Vacuums for Concrete Floors.

2020 52