You? A Biased Interviewer? Of Course Not. Oh, Wait…

Evil HR Lady

Of Course Not. Most people aren’t experts at conducting job interviews, so it’s no wonder we’re not perfect at it. In fact, we often stink. emphasisHR helped me out on putting together some biases that occur when we’re interviewing. It’s not the traditional spiel about diversity, although that plays a role as well.

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My Employee Engagement Course in Bangkok, Thailand

David Zinger

It was an honour to teach my 2-day employee engagement course in Bangkok last week. The MahaNakon was the inspirational backdrop to our course and very visible from the roof of our hotel. Instil and install employee engagement with small and significant actions.

2017 18

Trending Sources

Online course: Proven paths to the perfect ISFJ life

Penelope Trunk

The ISFJ course is here! The course starts Jan. The cost of the course is $147 for four days and then the price goes up to $195. Remember, the course starts Jan. The cost of the course is $147 for four days and then the price goes up to $195.

2015 33

Best Predictors of Higher Income Attainment in 12 Year Old Kids? Rule Breaking/Defiance of Parental Authority Of Course.

HR Capitalist

Of course you are. Ready for some science today? You want to be taken back to the college days where you'd figure out how to game the Dewey Decimal System to find the right cites for that lame research paper you had to write.

2017 35

The Obstacle Course of Employee Engagement

The Undercover Recruiter

It’s hard to keep on top of employee engagement sometimes – people do say it can be an obstacle course. This infographic by Achievers shows how to overcome the obstacle course. The Obstacle Course of Employee Engagement.

You’re on LinkedIn, of course. But do you use it? Job Seekers Must!

Resume Bear

You’re on LinkedIn, of course. But do you use it? Do you connect with people regularly, do you worry about your profile, is it part of your routine? Engagement with LinkedIn seems to be part generational, part whether you’re marketing-oriented or not.

2012 105

What life would look if we said no to work-life balance (and a nod to Amazon, of course)

Penelope Trunk

In exchange for giving up all my family time, I launched a startup ( with two, twenty-year-old guys , of course). Of course people who want to take care of their family and work at the same time should be able to work. This is a picture from when my oldest son was five years old.

2015 53

10 Benefits Of Enrolling In Beauty Therapy Courses

Career Realism

Beauty therapy courses can offer many advantages for both the student and the owner. Today’s beauty therapy courses are very comprehensive. Taking a course at a reputable school can offer many benefits. Beauty therapy courses can help you in many ways.

What Makes a Good Executive MBA Course?

Position Ignition

Just as with any type of degree, the courses that various business schools offer vary wildly in terms of quality, value and usefulness. Check the course details to see if you can choose your hours of study, if it offers weekend and evening classes and if there are any distance-learning options. In our recent post on executive MBAs, we said not all EMBAs are equal.

Change the Course of Business Today: Communication


Over the course of the last few weeks, I have been writing a series on Talent Management Today. Part 10: Change the Course of Business Today: Communication. Talent Management Today. I love this topic as it is part of my every day life and work.

Career Change 2 Day Course 6-7th September

Position Ignition

In early September we are running a 2 day intensive course that will take you through all you need to know in order to make your career change happen. What will this career change course cover? Click here to view more details of the course.

Workplace Etiquette 101 - Refresher Course!


If office etiquette has been lacking in your workplace as of late, here is a refresher course. Also, if you notice a mess left by someone else who hasn’t yet taken a workplace etiquette course, clean the mess rather than ignoring it.

Group Guiding Course - Launched

Position Ignition

This is a course that will support you and your group to find your ideal work. Our Group Course is a series of six, 2 hour workshops which will take place over 6 months, and will support you whether you are seeking your dream job or a brand new career.

[Limited Time 50% Off] Are You a Stress Eater? Join 4-Week “How To Stop Stress Eating” Course!

Personal Excellence Blog

This is an upcoming emotional eating course to help you resolve emotional eating once and for all. Upcoming Emotional Eating Coaching Course!! Last year July, I ran a live group coaching course on how to overcome emotional eating for life. The EE course was very useful.

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Online course: Be your real INFJ self without feeling frustrated

Penelope Trunk

This course includes four days of video sessions and email-based course materials. The course is live July 26 – 29 8pm Eastern. We will work in this course to leverage that truth-seeing ability to create positive impact rather than frustration.

2015 21

“What is the best course of action to stop bullying and hostility?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

What is the best course of action for her to stop the behavior and hostility from her managers, and to gain time to find employment elsewhere? The best course of action is set forth in three places on our blogsite: . Question : My wife was recently subjected to a meeting where four senior management people basically subjected three 50-year-old women to a “beat up.” This is a major corporation in the U.S.

2011 57

MBA Courses: Don't Do MBAs for the Wrong Reasons

Position Ignition

Do it because you’re genuinely interested in business and the subsets of that topic the particular course of your choice will cover. Despite receiving a slightly bad press of late, MBAs are still useful qualifications--that’s if you’re doing a MBA for the right reasons.

2011 38

What to Add on a Resume? Take These 5 Certification Courses to Bolster Any Resume


A great resume is, of course, essential in any successful job search, but there are some excellent ways that you can help your resume stand out. In this article, we will examine 5 certification courses that will elevate your resume even in a crowded field.

Top 20 Global Executive MBA Courses 2011

Position Ignition

We recently brought you the top 20 MBA courses worldwide: here are the top 20 MBAs specifically designed for senior professionals. Students in Asia can also access the course through EMBA-Global Asia.

2011 23

Course Confusion – 7 Tips for Choosing Your Career Path in University

Ms. Career Girl

The post Course Confusion – 7 Tips for Choosing Your Career Path in University appeared first on Ms. Are you having difficulty focusing on the future? Are you just getting into university but have no direction? You aren’t alone.

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How Do Top Achievers Stay Motivated? Introducing: Anti-Procrastination Course, Product Version! [Get 20% Off!]

Personal Excellence Blog

Last month, I conducted a four-week intensive group coaching course on how to overcome procrastination–for life. Today, I’m excited to share that the product version of the course is now on sale! Through this self-administered course, you will learn….

2013 18

College, Training Courses or Work Experience? Which is Better?

Career Copilot

There are a lot of ways to improve your job prospects and land that job that you are aiming for. But how do you make the right decision that will benefit your situation? Improving your skills and knowledge should always be one of the main things you focus on and when it comes to things [.]. Your Career career college degree experience jobs training work

Online course: Write great blog posts that go viral

Penelope Trunk

This is really the course I’d like to teach every day of my life. Here’s what will happen in the course: Day One: Master the elements of a popular post. Remember, the cost of the course is $195, but if you sign up in the next three days the cost is $145. .

Completed Courses at Community College

Careers Done Write

I did not earn a degree there, just completed a bunch of courses allowing me to transfer. Dear Deb: I attended a community college for two years and then transferred to a more prestigious school for the last two years, culminating in my Bachelor of Business Administration.

Correcting Course With a Career Change

Resume to Referral

For most, it’s quite common to fantasize about trying out a different career. In fact, studies show that one-third of the American workforce often thinks seriously, during a given year, about leaving their jobs. The focus of a career change typically centers around a vocation you’ve always been interested in, but could never follow through on

Blog Your Way to a Million Pageviews: Join My New Blogging Course, Starting Dec 8!! [Sign Up NOW]

Personal Excellence Blog

If you are tired of courses that don’t deliver and want to pick up cutting-edge blogging strategies from someone who blogs for a living, this upcoming blogging course is for you. If you already know this, skip to the next section on course details!). Course Schedule.

Want To Earn Passive Income? Join the Passive Income Course – Registration Open NOW! 50% Off [Limited Time Discount!]

Personal Excellence Blog

If you answered yes to any of the questions, this upcoming course on creating a passive income business is just for you! Introducing: Passive Income Business Group Coaching Course. I’m not sure how many of those courses have actually delivered on things they have promised.

Online course: How to get a job at a startup

Penelope Trunk

This online course runs four days: Feb. The cost of the course is $195, but if you order in the next four days the cost is $145. Some of the things this course will show you. Here are some topics the course will include: Day 1: The all-important cultural fit. .

[Limited Time 40% Off!] Anti-Procrastination Course – Eliminate Procrastination From Your Life!! [Starts June 2!]

Personal Excellence Blog

If so, the all-new anti-procrastination course is for you! Introducing: Anti-Procrastination Course in June! Come June 2, I will be conducting a four-week anti-procrastination course to help you overcome procrastination. Be prepared for a course with much hands-on work!

how to team-build — without trust falls, rope courses, or lengthy off-sites

Ask A Manager

how to team-build — without trust falls, rope courses, or lengthy off-sites was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. When we hear about team-building, it’s often in the form of cringe-inducing exercises like trust falls, athletic events like rope-climbing that many people dread, or other practices that can easily cross over into violating people’s comfort and even dignity.

2014 18

Ask Celes – Are Coaching Courses Necessary To Be a Coach?

Personal Excellence Blog

What are your thoughts on coaching courses, and how necessary do you believe one is for practicing coaching? It depends on what one wants to get out of the coaching courses. Secondly, attending a coaching course isn’t necessary if your intention is to establish credibility.

Start a New Career with a Pharmacy Technician Course

Career Alley

Because of this, there are many schools that offer pharmacy technician courses. But is a pharmacy technician course right for you? All of these courses will be important for anyone that wishes to be a pharmacy technician.

3 Software Courses To Expand Your Career Options

Career Realism

A number of courses are available in Excel, including some easy-to-access online courses that you can study in your spare time at home. To view a range of available Excel courses for different ability levels, click here.

A course correction (personal)

Cube Rules

I’ve been writing about jobs and careers for six years. While some of those years the writing wondered around, since the great recession, I’ve focused a lot more on straight-up how-to articles, series and products. Useful, especially for those looking for work and job success.

ENTJ course: Accomplish whatever you want. Then do it again.

Penelope Trunk

This live, online course runs Sept. This course will be like my easiest coaching sessions—all done in the language of ENTJs. Remember, the course costs $195, but if you sign up in the next three days the cost is $145. 28 – Oct. 1 at 8pm Eastern.

Are You Looking For A Way To Improve Your Job Skills?

Professional Resume Services

Fortunately, there’s a way to get some of that education for free — the MOOC, or Massive Open Online Course. The challenge is finding the right course for your circumstances, and not being overwhelmed by the task.

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Don’t Use Emails as a Matter of Course; Consider Your Other Options


The higher they are in the company, the less likely that they can […] The post Don’t Use Emails as a Matter of Course; Consider Your Other Options appeared first on WorkArrow. You want to email a thank you for an interview or a note to someone asking if there are positions open at their company. Don’t do it. Employees are flooded with hundreds of emails a day. They cannot respond to each one.

How Online Courses Can Help In Your Career Change

Position Ignition

More people are attending colleges, universities and secondary education than ever before. The reasons for this are as myriad and diverse as the people enrolling in these institutions, but one of the major reasons why people are picking the book bag up again is due to a huge shift in the job market. Huge job losses and record cut-backs have fostered a growth in the education field for traditional and non-traditional students.

Tuition Aid - Who Offers, How Much and Of Course, Payback's a #####.

HR Capitalist

In addition, nearly 87 percent of employers have course requirements which must be met in order to be reimbursed for education." . Is the economy heating up? The conventional wisdom is that companies are sitting on hoards of cash and not hiring, but if Tuition Aid is any indicator, companies expect the competition for talent to increase. As a result, they're offering up benefits designed to lock people in with increasing frequency. Case in point: Tuition Aid.

Yes, Of Course! Follow Up After an Interview, Pronto!

Resume Writing

In my past life, when I use to hire employees, on rare occasions, a candidate followed up with me–and I loved it! A strategic follow up effort can ‘ensnare’ a hiring manager, especially if you are qualified. Reality check: No amount of seduction will help you if you are NOT qualified. Forget the flowers. Forget [.]. Interviews Job Search Strategies