Constructive Discharge – Key Words & Phrases

Sklover Working Wisdom

What is the meaning of: “ Constructive Discharge ” ? Many people use the phrase “constructive discharge” (or “constructive termination”) to mean, generally, “This place has become intolerable, if not impossible, to work in.”.

Constructing A Sturdy Career In Engineering

Corn on the Job

The art of constructing anything from a skyscraper to a beautiful city bridge is a process which requires thousands of brilliant minds, and your mind could be one of them. Maybe you’ve always known that you loved to build, but that isn’t quite enough.

How To Give Constructive Criticism: 6 Helpful Suggestions

Personal Excellence Blog

Have you ever wanted to provide constructive feedback on something, but hold back from doing so because you do not know how to convey your intentions across? Today’s guide is on how to give constructive criticism to someone. That took me by surprise and I was quite sad that day.”

Tuition and Quitting

Evil HR Lady

Now, since you had already been told that your position was being outsourced, you might be able to argue that this was a version of a constructive discharge. I could argue that by telling you your job is eliminated and not giving you a time frame, the only rational decision was to quit and therefore you were forced into it. I was reading your blog about Tuition Policies. I'm in a very unique situation and wondered your advice.

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Tuition and Quitting

Evil HR Lady

Now, since you had already been told that your position was being outsourced, you might be able to argue that this was a version of a constructive discharge. I could argue that by telling you your job is eliminated and not giving you a time frame, the only rational decision was to quit and therefore you were forced into it. I was reading your blog about Tuition Policies. I'm in a very unique situation and wondered your advice.

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I’m constantly anxious that one of my employees will quit

Ask A Manager

When something goes wrong – as it always does at some point – I’m professional and fair, and have a constructive conversation about corrective actions. employee disregards direct instructions, coworker asks where I’m going every single time I leave my desk, and more I won’t be considered for a promotion unless I promise not to leave if my coworker gets the job I’m constantly anxious that one of my employees will quit was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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Online Negativity: How to Create a Better Internet for Everyone

Personal Excellence Blog

and as YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter helm the online web space, the online space seems to have turned quite angsty. Nowadays, it has become quite rare to see proper conversations unfold between two strangers the web. Be constructive in your criticism.

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advising a great applicant to run far away from my troubled office, husband wants to quit his job to job-search full-time, and more

Ask A Manager

My husband wants to quit his job to job-search full-time. Now, he wants to quit his job so he can job search full-time. Will you help provide some perspective on the struggles of quitting a job before starting to job search? potentially supporting him if he quits and doesn’t find something else right away). I want to accept the offer I just turned down, manager won’t let me quit, and more is it ever okay to quit a job without a new job lined up?

2016 58

Stop Shaming, Start Praising (Growing Up in a Shaming Culture)

Personal Excellence Blog

I was recently in this business meeting where this director openly shamed his subordinate in front of a group of people: in quite a nasty way too. Don’t get me wrong: It wasn’t like no one ever got criticized in there as healthy and constructive criticism was a norm.

How To Break Up With Your Boss Without Burning Bridges

Career Realism

That’s why I created a FREE ebook to help you plan your exit Before You Quit Your Job. Constructive feedback is crucial to improving company culture and individual performance. That’s why I created a FREE ebook to help you plan your exit Before You Quit Your Job.

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8 Elements of an Effective Job Advert

The Undercover Recruiter

Of course, it’s not quite that simple. Constructing an advert.

2017 94

How to Get Through a Big Change Without Having a Cow

Blue Sky Resumes

I haven’t blogged for quite a while. My husband has managed large-scale construction projects, so he is better at this than I am. I’m in Calgary now which has quite a different climate than Seattle, but sometimes change is good.

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Five Tips for a Smooth Job Relocation

Ms. Career Girl

Between moving, finding housing, and meeting new friends, the process can be quite challenging. For those who want a new house, but don’t have the time to wait for new construction, quick move-in ready homes – like these from Candlelight – are the way to go.

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5 Tricks to Buying a House for Cheap

Ms. Career Girl

Getting financed for a prebuilt modular home is just like buying a stick-built house, but if you are having your home custom-made, then you’ll need to secure a construction loan. The post 5 Tricks to Buying a House for Cheap appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2016 174

How Technology Can Improve Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

However, many of the changes delivered by technology are quite beneficial to job seekers! Communications are far faster now than ever before, enabling you to easily get in touch with higher level professionals and hold a constructive conversation with each other about your prospects.

Eight Steps To Being A Better Boss      

Ms. Career Girl

While it may be a difficult position to be in, it doesn’t mean it should be avoided, or you should quit trying. Learn how to Give Constructive Feedback. As the boss it’s important you learn how to give constructive feedback and not blurt out whatever is on your mind.

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my office is obsessed with weight

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager being overweight in an office that’s obsessed with weight March 8, 2011 A reader writes: Recently, one of my co-workers quit after only a few months of employment. will people think its irresponsible that I quit my job?

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Casual Do’s and Don’ts: Why Quality Still Matters

Ms. Career Girl

So it’s worth it to always at least consider three things: fit, feel, and construction. . Even two people who are the same height and weight may be proportioned quite differently. Construction.

2017 148

10 Jobs That Can Cause Hearing Loss in Employees

Corn on the Job

Unfortunately for the aircraft maintenance crew, baggage personnel and the airline ground control, that is not quite the situation. Construction Work. As a result, a large portion of the hearing-loss related claims made from law firms have a client base of construction workers.

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How Can Inner Restructuring Transform Your Career and Life?

Jobacle

So quitting is the solution or turning hostile? There is nothing wrong in judging yourself but only if it is constructive. Career is of paramount importance for anyone who aims to live a luxurious and successful life.

2017 141

Advance Your Career With A to Z Personal Branding

Executive Career Brand

The few items here that are specific to business marketing may not quite apply to your job search, but are likely to prompt other strategies that will accomplish similar results. W is for Website – Construct a home on the web in your name.

2017 138

What Industry and Where You Live Helps in Finding a Job!

Resume Bear

The biggest job gains were in finance and professional and business services, while construction and manufacturing hiring remained weak, according to the ADP National Employment Report. As of last month, more than one in seven construction workers was looking for a job.

2013 149

A Balancing Act

Ms. Career Girl

I suggest you go somewhere else if you need to be quite so energetic. Silently and determinedly I constructed a book tower on which to lightly place my keyboard like an unappetising cherry atop a very dry cake. The post A Balancing Act appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 191

Job Interview Preparation

RedStarResume

Preparing for a job interview can be quite stressful, especially if you haven’t been to one in quite some time. If you are applying for a framing position in construction, for example, you will not arrive to the interview in a 3 piece suit.

Still Out of Work? 6 Blue-Collar Jobs Not to Turn Your Nose Up At

Corn on the Job

Construction manager. You might call construction managers real captains of their industry. They are the ones looked to for direction on construction sites, providing critical supervision that ensures worker safety and on-time project completion.

2017 56

Should You Buy Fake Handbags

Ms. Career Girl

Some are quite happy with a knockoff bag that is crafted with quality materials and looks like the original brand, while others simply will not be happy with anything less than the genuine article. The post Should You Buy Fake Handbags appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 155

Career Mistakes You May Be Making Without Even Knowing It

Ms. Career Girl

You don’t have to agree with what everyone in your team is doing, but learn to voice your opinion in a constructive way that provides alternative solutions and builds people up. The post Career Mistakes You May Be Making Without Even Knowing It appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 191

How to Give 360-Degree Feedback to Different Personality Types

Blogging4jobs

They’re the fast moving, often distracted extroverts of the workplace, so keeping feedback ongoing, short and snappy not only fits in with their pace, it keeps them motivated to continue their success, or respond to constructive comments in real-time.

2016 104

Job Hunting in Toronto

Ms. Career Girl

right now, and compared to the US’s 7.3%, which means that the competition isn’t quite as fierce up there. told me that the hottest industries in Canada right now are finance, construction, nursing, and pharmacy.

2013 130

10 Most Dangerous Jobs in the US

Resume Bear

Not surprisingly, the list is dominated by blue-collar occupations that involve manual labor in high-risk work environments such as construction sites, factories and harsh outdoors.

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Feminism fails because women lie to each other about work. Oh, and go Cubs!

Penelope Trunk

There is a war between women who construct their lives as lies and women who believe them. Because she wants people to feel like she did something that is bigger than quitting work to raise a family.

2016 114

Finding the Perfect Pair of Sunnies with EyeBuyDirect.com

Ms. Career Girl

Even with all the guides online, I feel quite confused when it comes down to assessing my face shape. Since it didn’t cost too much, I was afraid that it ill feel like just any cheap pair of drugstore sunglasses, but I was pleasantly surprised by its sturdy make and construction.

2015 180

Celebrating My Month Hiatus Away From Social Media

Ms. Career Girl

For me, a break was needed but even during this one month, it has been quite an experience to see how social media literally fit into my daily life. Part of how I constructed my identity was more integral in social media than I liked, and liked to admit.

Preparation Is the Key to Mastery of Your Career Story

The Job Quest

We were just starting to speak to a store clerk when a man who seemed to possess quite a bit of knowledge about patio doors joined the conversation.

2014 134

Revealed: 6 Explosive Tips To Help You Find And Secure A Job You’ll Love

Ms. Career Girl

But, some people can’t quite decide the factors that would make up their dream job! You can apply them to roles in any industry, whether it’s construction or IT. Otherwise, you’ll find it quite hard to get the job you’ve always wanted.

2016 174

Don’t Be Hoodwinked by The “Whereas Clauses” in Agreements

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ”: For over 20 years, Mario had been employed in the construction industry, during which time he had three different employers. Teaming up with Sheldon, who had a small but growing construction firm, the two decided to join forces and be partners. Mario was going to invest a good portion of his savings in Sheldon’s construction company and Sheldon was going to give Mario a one-half ownership in the firm.

2012 153

Revealed: 6 Explosive Tips To Help You Find And Secure A Job You’ll Love

Ms. Career Girl

But, some people can’t quite decide what would make up their dream job! You can apply them to roles in any industry, whether it’s construction or IT. Otherwise, you’ll find it quite hard to get the job you’ve always wanted.

2016 166

“Thinking of Your Own Small Business? – Four Paths to Pursue”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Being an owner is surely quite different from being an employee. One client I helped about seven years ago, Carrie, had fourteen years experience in assisting construction firms locate and acquire construction materials, from concrete to copper. One day Carrie decided “there just has to be a better way,” and decided to establish her own firm to consult for construction firms who, quite simply, needed to know what she knew in choosing sources of materials.

2014 100

Don’t worry about a bully boss’s “sensitivity.”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Feedback from my internal clients and my objective metrics are all quite, quite good. Several of my colleagues have expressed to me that they feel quite bad about the way I am treated. And it was not seemingly motivated by an honest desire to deal constructively with your concerns. It is quite, quite satisfying. Question: I am facing a situation that I need a bit of help with.

2015 100

Ask MCG: Every day I wake up dreading work…

Ms. Career Girl

In this post, I am not going to flat out tell you to quit and run for the hills. For example, if there is a person that’s making your life miserable, ask to move to another area at work, or confront the person (constructively, of course). Dear Ms.

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