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Ask A Manager

My business travel is full of exhausting layovers and cost-cutting. I’m writing to you exhausted after my most recent bout of work travel. I live in Big City A and travel to Big City B every two or so months for meetings. In my personal life, I’m an outspoken ally for diverse populations of every kind, including advocating for body positivity/health at any size. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

2019 60

Collaboration with Strangers

Workology

It’s the reason I as a small consulting firm travel to events, conferences, and meet with people outside my circles. One might say that collaborating with strangers forces diversity of individuals, backgrounds and ideas. Diversity of life.

10 Must Have Travel & Productivity Apps for #SHRM16

Workology

I’m a traveler who loves to work from the road, in part thanks to my constant travel companion, my iPhone. 10 BEST APPS FOR MANAGING TRAVEL & PRODUCTIVITY AT #SHRM16. Here are the ten apps I’ll be using as I travel with me, my luggage and my 7 year old daughter, Ryleigh in tow. This is super helpful if there are travel delays or a connection that is a little tight. It’s my travel go-to.

2016 63

Unconscious Bias: Your Career, Workplace, and Everywhere

Competitive Resumes

Last week, I traveled to the University of North Georgia to present a talk about “Unconscious Bias.” Last week, I traveled to the University of North Georgia to present a talk about “Unconscious Bias.”

2017 171

Ways to Overcome Cultural Barriers in the Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

As the world moves ahead, diversity in the workplace will continue to grow and evolve. While this may be the new norm, the possible challenges of diversity cannot be ignored and should be recognized early on. Educate the team on the value of diversity.

2019 130

Holland Travel Series: The Dutch Culture, Part 2

Personal Excellence Blog

This is part 4 of a new 6-part Holland travel series, including how to travel to Holland, the dutch culture, dutch lifestyle, dutch environment and essential things to know about the country. Traveling to Holland: Visa Preparation and Climate.

How to make business travel manageable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to make business travel manageable Posted to: Productivity | Self-management November 11th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Last year I traveled almost every week. Some weeks I traveled to three different cities. If you are excited about business travel, thinking it’s a free ticket to see the world, you should stop reading now. I love travel.

2009 76

How to cope with diversity | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to cope with diversity Posted to: Diversity June 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us I used to think diversity was my best friend marrying a black guy. Real diversity requires real patience.

2010 88

10 Books to Unwind with This Memorial Day

Ms. Career Girl

A touching personal account on the tough climb to Hollywood in the face of relentless diversity, This is Just My Face Stare will pierce every fierce feminist’s heart straight to the core and leave her ready to hustle even harder. Travel & Leisure books to unwind memorial day reading

2017 169

Friday Five: Tech, HR Tech and a Good Night’s Sleep

Workology

I’m not much for market watching, myself, so I’ve gathered a handful of links on the related story that’s more interesting to me: diversity in tech. Jesse Jackson: The Civil Rights Leader’s Battle for Diversity in Tech. TechCrunch interviewed Reverend Jesse Jackson about his new efforts to push for diversity in the tech industry. So those of you who travel constantly for work, stick to one hotel company and you’ll sleep better! TGIF, friends!

2016 62

Friday Five: Power, Responsibility and Real Leadership

Workology

Too, she says that achieving gender parity at the executive level was possible because the company culture, which welcomes and prioritizes diversity, because Lucasfilm recognizes the strength it brings, particularly in a global market. HR CEO pay diversity leadership pay gap

Explore Your Inner Buddhist: Beautiful Buddha Statues Around the Globe

Ms. Career Girl

From a Buddha head within a tree in Thailand, to a massive statue carved out of a cliff face in China or a 120-metre high creation with its own observation deck in Japan, the depiction of Buddha around the world is diverse and fascinating. Travel

2014 229

Why Expats Are Heading For The Tiger States

Ms. Career Girl

With average temperatures ranging from 33 degrees Celsius in the summer, to 19 degrees Celsius in winter, and even snow at high altitudes, Taiwan offers a diverse climate for expats to enjoy and explore. Ask MCG News Travel & Leisure expat destinations favorite expat cities

2017 140

Marketing Your Study Abroad Experience

Ms. Career Girl

Be More Culturally Diverse. Featured Job Search Life After College branding career career advice career women charisma college creativity Culture foreign language International international studies Language personal branding Skills Study Abroad Experience travel your first job

2015 202

Interview: A Look Into Summer Work and Study Abroad

Ms. Career Girl

Really my only important decision was: am I up for having an amazing summer by traveling alone to Europe, working there, meeting new friends, gaining independence and more confidence, and checking things off of my bucket list?

2014 186

What Are We Doing in the Azores?

WorkEngagement

The moment provided another facet to the series of communities that occur when travelling. Areas of Worklife CREW Leadership Organizational Learning resiliency Travel Workgroups Community Teamwork

2013 130

HBO Acquires "Very Semi-Serious," the New Yorker Cartoonists Documentary

Ms. Career Girl

While it is a mandate to shape new talent in an effort to remain relevant, an agreement endorsed by editor-in-chief David Remnick, the road to diversity is still some distance away, as the staff is still mostly white and largely male. Featured Travel & Leisure

2015 139

Fantastic Holidays in the South West of England

Ms. Career Girl

Bristol has a diverse range of restaurants, great nightlife and lots of museums and galleries the whole family can enjoy. Travel & Leisure

2015 140

Friday Five: Olympics, LinkedIn and Lesbians Who Tech

Workology

MYnority Report – Diversity Recruiting Meet Lesbians Who Tech. It turns out that increasingly jobs in government, engineering, project management, communications, and travel and hospitality are available as flexible opportunities on the work site FlexJobs.

2016 82

My 12-year-old son just told me he’s gay. How can I help him?

Penelope Trunk

He plays basketball on two local teams and a travel team, and he had always been the fun goofy kid. DiversityThat’s the phrase I searched last December. All the time. A month earlier he said to me and my older son, “I have an announcement to make to the family.

2018 86

Social media rules for Jews on High Holidays

Penelope Trunk

Foursquare, of course, is not anything near appropriate for an observant Jew because it’s a double shanda – you can’t travel and you can’t use electronics to figure out how to travel. Diversity

3 Things you need to know about people with Asperger’s

Penelope Trunk

Memorizing air travel minutia, train schedules, military formation, Pokemon decks: You cannot monetize these fetishes. Diversity For now, I’m going to ignore the fact that the DSM no longer includes Asperger’s as a diagnosis.

2013 114

Lessons on Creativity from Salvador Dali

Ms. Career Girl

Long hours, travel, and monotonous daily tasks undoubtedly stifle creativity, and often it can be hard to find ways to get out of these ruts and propel our creative thinking into new gears. It’s common for many of us to feel as if we’re in a creative rut.

2019 152

How to Activate a Global Employer Brand Strategy

The Undercover Recruiter

For companies with diverse global footprints, attracting and retaining the right kind of talent at each location can be a tricky problem to tackle. Imagine trying to strategically plan and execute an employer brand for the world’s largest travel and tourism company with 67,000 employees and 1,600 travel agencies around the world.

Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Ms. Career Girl

The cities of New York, San Francisco, and Seattle have plans to stop work-related travel to Indiana. I’m proud to say the company I work for responded with a statement advocating diversity. The post Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

Happiness at Work ~ Truly Human Leadership

Position Ignition

Stephanie’s diverse career in the helping profession spans two continents. Stephanie is an adventurer, passionate about the ‘great outdoors’ and travelling to far flung places on this beautiful planet.

Should a Scrum Master know how to code?

Imarticus Learning

More, it needs excellence in people management to be perceptive, empathetic and rein into the Scrum Framework diverse team members and clients. Within the Scrum framework, there is no definition of the role and responsibilities of the Scrum Master needing to know how to code.

2019 91

Top 10 Must Attend Sessions at #SHRM15

Workology

Get the skinny on shopping, food and travel tips for Las Vegas.Don’t forget to sign-up for our free texting service by texting SHRM to 55678 to get daily updates on the best parties and maybe even a flash party or two. The Black Guy in C-Suite: Diversity Hiring Practices by Marlin D.

2015 128

Keeping Taxes in Check: Write-Offs for Your Small Business

Ms. Career Girl

Employee benefits programs are a diverse group. Travel. Any travel you do for work is tax deductible. Meals while traveling are not included unless they involve work, and even then would be listed under meals and entertainment instead. Tax season is almost upon us.

2017 140

Living My Happily Ever After: Reinventing Life At 50

Ms. Career Girl

Coming from a family of nomadic roots, my childhood revolved around the arts of big cities and the cultural diversities of the places we travelled. I initiated with a range that gives my buyers a glimpse of my travel memoir. “Mom, you have more followers than me, on Instagram!”

2017 133

Stuck in Your Career? Try These 3 Powerful Tips

Ms. Career Girl

Travel to a foreign location and take advantage of a one-month language immersion program. It is an ability that displays a person’s cultural intelligence, commitment to learning, and openness to diverse people. The post Stuck in Your Career?

2016 233

How to Engage with the Learning Revolution

Position Ignition

As Sir Ken says, “human talent is tremendously diverse” and human communities need all types of talent in order to operate. Human communities depend on a diversity of talent. Stephanie’s diverse career in the helping profession spans two continents.

2012 185

How to Engage with the Learning Revolution

Position Ignition

As Sir Ken says, “human talent is tremendously diverse” and human communities need all types of talent in order to operate. Human communities depend on a diversity of talent. Stephanie’s diverse career in the helping profession spans two continents.

2012 178

Diva Detox: Invest in Treating Yourself

Ms. Career Girl

After all, without a safe and sane diversion from your everyday hustle, burning out is a big possibility. Make a Major Annual Travel Goal. Instead of spending money weekly on fancy restaurants, save your money for a big travel goal.

2014 149

7 Reasons You Should Hire a Veteran

Workology

DIVERSITY. Hiring a veteran provides an avenue for embracing thought diversity. Veterans have been rigorously trained, are well-traveled and disciplined in a way unlike any other.

The Future Is Here and it Is in Florida

Jobacle

The more my business travels send me south, the more impressed I become with the evident technological renaissance the state of Florida is experiencing. This young, educated and diverse workforce keeps residents in the state and attracts transplants from around the world.

Military Careers and Women– The Forces Need You!

Ms. Career Girl

The role of intelligence officer is a varied one, that includes international travel. Companies and organisations know that there are definite benefits to hiring more diversely, but that also opens up new opportunities for us, as candidates.

Making A Career In 5 Most Lucrative Industries

Career Alley

People from different countries work together and spread a message of unity in diversity. He is a travel buff and an avid blogger, who likes to study the work and business cultures of different places.

2013 199

Millennials: Fickle or Pragmatic?

Ms. Career Girl

With no great war to teach us what hardship was, and so many opportunities opening up to us than our elders ever had, it’s no great surprise that we quickly became the most diverse and educated generation yet. The post Millennials: Fickle or Pragmatic? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2016 130

Mental Health Is More Than a Work Perk

Workology

And then there are the usuals: access to company cars for travel, the option to work from home, and bonuses are tried and true ways to reduce economic burdens on employees, and keep them invested and working hard. When I wrote about diversity at Twitter, I said that increasing diversity in tech had to be a holistic strategy, not a series of clever initiatives and improvements to the recruiting process.

2015 109

Four Benefits to Hiring Military Personnel

Resume Bear

Military personnel not only understand workplace diversity, they know that good communication also needs to be flexible. Many military personnel not only speak more than one language, but also have traveled extensively and understand the nuances of international communication.

How Not to Lose Your Steam at #SXSW

Workology

It’s a diverse group of people who are stacking parties, meet ups, coffee meetings, events and sessions into a limited amount of time. Arrive to sessions early at least 15-20 minutes and schedule in travel time to go to parties as well as hailing a cab or walking from place to place.

2014 142

Careers – The Practice of Applied Psychology in Zoos and Aquatic Zoos

Career Alley

While the field has a wide diversity of specialties, seeking many experiences when you are just staring out will give you a strong foundation on which to build advanced knowledge as time progresses.

2013 180