3 Alternative Therapies You Should Definitely Try

Ms. Career Girl

The post 3 Alternative Therapies You Should Definitely Try appeared first on Ms. As busy working women, many of us simply just don’t have the time to make doctors’ appointments, book in for that health check and generally spend time thinking about our health.

2016 156

“My job is definitely 'The Job from Hell.' Any ideas?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » “My job is definitely ‘The Job from Hell.’ My job is definitely ‘The Job from Hell.’ I can’t get maintenance people to stay working for us because of the people I work for, and the low pay scale. Recommend Our Blog to Friends - Its Free!

2010 163

screaming toddler on work calls, telling references their recommended candidate was horrible, and more

Ask A Manager

He may be thinking, “Yeah, I know,” so you need to be more explicit — as in, “I know I’ve mentioned this a few times, but it’s really distracting to have a screaming child in the background and can reflect poorly on us. Should I tell references their recommended candidate was horrible? We were in a situation where we needed to fill a position very quickly so I reached out to my network, and a trusted colleague recommended the only candidate who (we thought) met all of our needs.

2018 52

How I Registered JobMob as a US Trademark

JobMob

JobMob is now a registered US trademark. At that point in time, JobMob had already become part of my business, and I was definitely willing to do whatever was necessary to get the trademark successfully registered asap, which meant getting it done on the first try.

US 77

talking about “adult” experience in an interview, rejected candidate’s parent called us, and more

Ask A Manager

Attendees recommended other attendees, and the list of invitees grew. Based on their response, I wouldn’t be surprised if the parental interference was requested, but it just comes off so wildly unprofessional it’s really soured us on a person who was good but not great and turned them into a never-ever. Definitely email her and let you know that you’ve applied for the job and would love to talk with her about it if she thinks you’re a strong match for it.

2018 54

cake drama, getting a job recommendation from a Twitter contact, and more

Ask A Manager

Could a guy I’ve talked to a bit on Twitter recommend me for a job? It’s not about going around HR or causing more work, but just about the fact that this guy doesn’t have any real basis for recommending you. If you had had long, substantive discussions, then possibly — but Twitter conversations probably don’t rise to the level that would start getting you into recommendation territory. but it’s definitely a thing you can ask about. It’s five answers to five questions.

2016 40

the friend who I recommended for a job in my office is secretly job-searching after just a few months

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: Long story short, we had an opening in the small office I work at (there’s only four of us) back in May. Also, he was allowed to take a 3-day vacation last week with a few months’ notice, during our second busiest time of the year to go to an out-of-state wedding for his girlfriend’s cousin, leaving the rest of us to pick up the slack. Anyway, if I were your manager, I’d definitely want to know this was going on so that I wasn’t blindsided by it.

2015 54

coworker dumped a ton of work on us, my new coworker is about to be fired, and more

Ask A Manager

My coworker dumped a ton of work on us and hasn’t acknowledged it. I was asked to help Fergus out with his workload while also doing my own, and was happy to do this: Fergus was also meant to be training me in some aspects of the role, so ideally this should have been a win-win for both of us. He has at no point apologized, thanked us, or in any way acknowledged the position he has put us in, and we will now have to see him every day.

2018 49

employer would require us to live in their city, when an ex harasses you at work, and more

Ask A Manager

Employer would require us to live in their community. The community where this position is located is more suburban, wealthier, family-oriented, and with fewer activities for us to enjoy. Do you have a recommendation for how my husband should handle this conversation is he moves forward into final interviews? I recommended hiring my manager, but now I want her fired. It’s four answers to four questions. Here we go….

2018 46

Add These Two Things to Your Job Hunt for a Better Job Fit

The Job Quest

By the time the organization called us to schedule a meeting, there was a lot of anticipation on both sides for this to work. Both of us had dogs growing up, and neither one of us takes dog ownership cavalierly. Definitely a recipe for disaster. Yes, most definitely.

2011 177

my manager doesn’t give us input on new hires, my manager shared a coworker’s medical details with us, and more

Ask A Manager

My manager hires new people without consulting with the rest of us. My boss didn’t bother asking for our input on the last hire, nor did he ask us to sit in the interview. I find it to demonstrate how low he thinks of us. Many told me they thought it was the hardest job out there and I should definitely have put it on there. It’s five short answers to five short questions. Here we go…. I work in a team of 4 full-time employees.

2014 56

How to Build Your Authentic Personal Brand

The Job Quest

Mohammed is well-versed in the topics of personal branding and social media, and this post definitely gives some great ideas on keeping your personal brand true to you.

2010 189

my boss retired but still won’t leave us alone, do people still put phone numbers on resumes, and more

Ask A Manager

My boss retired but still won’t leave us alone. – because my friend recommended me, I am an extension of their professional reputation and now feel like I have to do well (in fact they have reminded me of this, which is fine but it’s extra pressure and I’m very conscious of this). And would you recommend keep or lose my phone number? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

2016 46

In 2011, Increase Your Prospects With Better Differentiation

Threshold Consulting

As we put one year behind us and position ourselves for improved fortunes, we look to the experts to give us the edge. According to Godin, “How we respond to the opportunities and challenges of the outside world now determines how much the outside world values us.” I’ve linked to his post via “sea of sameness,” and recommend it as a worthwhile read! It is truly doing the deep introspection that shows us our connection to the world.

2011 157

my boss asks us to pick up his lunch for him — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my boss asks us to pick up his lunch for him January 31, 2011 A reader writes: I am a 27-year-old woman working for a well-known national company. He never offers to buy us lunch. He never offers to buy us lunch.

2011 70

Are You A Trust Agent?

Threshold Consulting

In a recent interview with Mohammed Al-Taee , I made the point that career management is already personal brand management, but that the next challenge is that “each of us needs to become, as Chris Brogan and Julien Smith have pointed out, a trust agent." One of Us. Fortunately, many of the behaviors that Brogan and Smith describe are consistent with what we typically recommend for extracting, expressing, and exuding one’s brand. I definitely agree with the idea.

2009 164

How I improved my morning routine | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook When I was a single parent, I would get up at 6am to get ready before my kids woke up – all advice for how to get ready in the morni ng recommends this. For me, too, the good days are outnumbering the bad, and it's taken us almost a year.

2010 97

Coworking Telecommuters

Telecommuting Journal

Telecommuters, by definition, don’t really have coworkers in the traditional sense of the word. Check us out at wmtc.org. I appreciate you letting us know! I highly recommend to those of you who cannot work from home to give your local Telework Centers a try. Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Coworking Telecommuters May 26, 2008 · 11 comments It sounds like an oxymoron, doesn’t it.

Now on YouTube

The Job Quest

She had sent a message to a number of us earlier in the week asking for videos to support Detroit area job seekers during today’s Self-Enhancement Day at FCC. ’ Well, she messaged some of us again on Wednesday, asking sweetly if we would please consider doing something.

2010 149

How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The majority of people in the US would like to be self-employed , according to Dartmouth economist, David Blanchflower. I’m not sure if this qualifies us for the Harvard study demographic, but just in case, my kids do a lot of chores.

2010 110

Conflict : An Opportunity To Learn?

Ms. Career Girl

For most of us, since we were little conflict was something that must be resolved as quickly as possible. What if it’s really a naturally occurring tool to spur us to making positive changes in the world around us? ” I’d highly recommend it.

2017 209

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

I introduced myself, as did he, sat down next to him, and then, when others came into the room who I knew, I invited them to join us. Keep in mind at work, and elsewhere, that the best definition of “a stranger” is “a potential friend, perhaps even a new family member.”

2018 130

Million Dollar Tip #4: Go for Scale

Personal Excellence Blog

If you have financial goals you want to pursue in life, join us! Hiring others can definitely help to scale you what you do, since you can delegate ground-level work and work on higher level aspects of long-term vision, strategy and planning. Join Us in MDC Today!

2011 74

Ampicillin Drug – FDA Checked Pharmacy | Blue Sky Resumes Blog

Blue Sky Resumes

He single-handedly transformed the career coaching field, he’s been commended for excellence by 2 US Presidents, and his book “The Pathfinder’ is one of the best selling career books in US history. People often think I would like to do this or that be not not have a definite plan.

2010 62

Executive Job Searching is More Than a Perfect Resume

Professional Resume Services

It will definitely help your chances if you use one of the top resume writing services to perfect your resume, but there are many more components to a successful job search. Using an online job board to submit applications has never been a recommended job search strategy.

2018 205

How The IT Capital Is Perfect For Careers Beyond IT

Imarticus Learning

As a result, when working IT professionals from India’s silicon valley come to us for advice, we always recommend as a first option, that they look for Business Analysis Courses in Bangalore.

2019 52

Entertaining Idea: How to Make a Bloody Mary Bar

Ms. Career Girl

Those closest to us know that Hubby and I are crazy about Bloody Marys. They are almost religious to us. Next time you’re thinking of having people over but may not be up for providing a full dinner, I’d highly recommend trying to build your own Bloody Mary Bar.

2013 207

6 Ways in Which Artificial Intelligence is Revolutionizing the Real Estate Business

Imarticus Learning

Artificial Intelligence is currently playing a large role in making the work of the decision-makers in the industry easier – let us take a look at how AI plays a huge role. Recommendations.

Creating Agile HR, Part 3: Possible Agile Hiring Metrics

Hiring Technical People

For agile hiring, we might want to think about the time it takes us to get a position approved. We definitely want to look at the cycle time in phone screens and interviews. And, we want the cycle time for how long it takes for us to generate an offer.

2017 130

Career Management for a Winning Job Search Strategy

Competitive Resumes

Donn Levie is a speaker, trainer, author of the just-released book, Strategic Career Engagement, The Definitive Guide for Getting Hired and Promoted. Donn recommends keeping a project log to keep an accomplishment record –an important facet of career management strategy.

2015 191

How to Feel Empowered Throughout Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve definitely been guilty of this in the past. You may also wish to reach out to individuals who currently have your dream job and ask them what they would recommend you pursue in order to qualify for similar positions.

2018 174

Stress May Test You, But It Doesn’t Have To Taunt You

Ms. Career Girl

Stress tests us, but it doesn’t have to taunt us. Here’s what I recommend to keep stress in check. During times of stress, even our strengths (when overused) can do us a disservice. In today’s business world, it’s not enough to simply be busy.

2017 178

Why I'm Sharing

Blue Sky Resumes

We started by clarifying our brand, we then went on to site strategy – thinking through everything we want the site to do for us and for our visitors – and now we’re in the design phase, where that stuff is coming together page-by-page. I definitely think we all have to do what’s right for us. But as a sales tool, I find the samples really helpful to filter out those who wouldn’t be a good fit for us, and also to show that we do great work.

2009 41

The 10% Entrepreneur Patrick McGinnis

Ms. Career Girl

We highly recommend the book on its own merits. So, that was my biggest challenge, I interviewed tons of people and tried to learn as much as I could from them and then bring it all together into a set of recommendations and exercises and suggestions that anybody could feel comfortable with.

If Endorsements Work on LinkedIn Why Wouldn't They Work on Resumes?

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Thursday, June 24th, 2010 If Endorsements Work on LinkedIn Why Wouldn’t They Work on Resumes? Recruiters can even organize candidate profiles based on the number of recommendations a person has.

2010 63

From Marketing to Health and Wellness

Career Shifters

I've quickly become used to working fewer hours and having more time freedom – it's definitely something I love about my business! But I think too many of us stick with what we studied just because we feel we owe it to ourselves to do so. What resources would you recommend to others?

2016 208

How to Detox When You Work Full Time

Ms. Career Girl

Since the detoxification process requires focus, most recommend that you only do it when you are completely undistracted. Unfortunately, most of us cannot take a week off from work to detox, meditate and get back on track.

2016 174

From the Police Station to the Gym

Career Shifters

It hasn't been plain sailing by any means, but it's definitely been worth it. What resources would you recommend to others? Let us know in the comments below "I couldn't see myself doing the same thing for another 30 years."

2016 207

Your Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Planning

Career Alley

Your Network (friends, family, current and former coworkers) – This is your most important resource for leads, recommendations and advice. The general rule of thumb is to avoid relatives, but you should definitely leverage “friends of the family”.

2015 225

Decisions: Making Them Better & Making Them Yours

Ms. Career Girl

The question is, are we really making them ourselves and if not what's influencing us? I'm sure too many of us have a shared experience of going home with a new car that wasn't exactly what we'd planned on. Know that there are sources outside us trying to manipulate us.

2016 169

Designing for the Online Socialite: ‘Branding Yourself’ through Social Media

Ms. Career Girl

There’s no denying reality; the age of social media is definitely upon us! As the background and other elements we not heavily modified, this whole process took us under 4 minutes.

5 Tips for Leveraging Social Media in Your Job Search

Career Alley

Whether networking with colleagues from work, friends, professors from school, or in other areas, networking plays a vital role; giving us access to people who can recommend us for positions or simply inform us of them.

5 Latest Ways to get the Job with the Help of Social Media

Career Alley

Whether networking with colleagues from work, friends or professors from school, or in other areas, networking plays a vital role; giving us access to people who can recommend us for positions or simply inform us of them.