Wed.Sep 16, 2020

If I Refuse a 20 Percent Pay Cut, Is it a Resignation or Termination?

Evil HR Lady

I would appreciate some advice for my particular case. My company recently got bought out by a big corporate company. Today I got an offer letter that offers a 20% pay cut and that would increase my benefit premiums from $0 to $200/month, all for the exact same role and tasks. .

2020 260

Yes, There is Life After Divorce

Ms. Career Girl

Life after divorce is, at times, viewed as terrifying due mostly to the unknown of what is to come. Where will I live, and what will I do? Who will I become? Truthfully the only way to shake this fear is to take a hands-on approach to plan your future and make the unknown familiar.

2020 130

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Desired Things

Career Tips Blog

I love this poem. May it inspire you too. Video Transcript. DESIDERATA by Max Ehrmann. Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons.

2020 52

Improving Your Credit Profile as a Business Owner: A Guide

Corn on the Job

Improving Your Credit Profile as a Business Owner: A Guide. When you’re setting out to make it as an entrepreneur, taking an idea and making it into a profitable reality, you need to ensure that you have the personal credentials to match your ambitions.

2020 52

how do I quit when my boss won’t speak to me?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: Let me preface this by saying, I love my job and I adore my coworkers. My boss and I go back a while; I’ve been their right-hand man for almost a decade. I have worked hard to earn the trust and respect of the folks I work with.

2020 43

how to set boundaries with a very chatty coworker

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I work with a dedicated and conscientious person. We have the same title and role and interact a lot for our jobs. I like her but she is extremely chatty. She is clueless as to how it impacts me and our joint workload and it’s starting to wear on me.

2020 37

correcting your boss’s grammar, coaching a peer, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Correcting my boss’s grammar. One of my pet peeves is grammar errors because in a past life, I taught English composition for many years. The problem is that my supervisor asks me to give feedback on documents she’s put together.

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