Thu.Aug 22, 2019

How to Budget Your Time for the Self-Care You Need

Ms. Career Girl

Balancing a busy career with your own personal life is an ongoing challenge, and the pressure to perform at your best, take on big projects, and increase your productivity at work can leave you feeling drained once you’re home.

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4 Simple Service Rules Every Field Technician Should Follow

Evil HR Lady

When you hire technicians, your first priority is ensuring that they can perform their job. Do they have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to repair a washing machine, install a furnace or troubleshoot that troublesome software? If they don’t yet have the specific skills you’re looking for, do they have the experience and capacity to learn them on the job?

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?? Top Useful Ways Job Seekers Are Using Video Today

JobMob

How to get the most out of YouTube to get a job. Photo by Jakob Owens. While there's a good chance you have a smartphone camera capable of recording video in full HD or even 4K, there's an even better chance you've never tried using it as a job search tool.

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WORK TEXTING: Nothing Good Ever Happens After You See These 2 Things.

HR Capitalist

Back in the day, you sent an email and if someone didn't respond, you weren't sure it was because they thought your idea sucked or they were just behind on emails. . Not so with text. The immediacy of texting means we get feedback in real time.

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What Are The Benefits Of Bringing Big Data Analytics Education?

Imarticus Learning

Education, human behavior and interpersonal interactions have always held our interest as topics for research and discussion. Such data analysis can draw out many insights that can be beneficially used to improve the ways we work. learn and analyze issues around us.

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6 Tips To Ace Your Phone Interview

Career Realism

If your resume has made it into the "yes" pile , then the first thing a company will do is a phone screening. The purpose of this is to test your communication skills, and to do a quick check of your skills and experience to determine if it's worth bringing you in for an interview.

how can I navigate office politics when I hate hierarchy and authority?

Ask A Manager

It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. A reader writes: I recently left a long-term job that I was pretty happy in, but had very limited earning potential and no real opportunity for growth. I was offered an amazing opportunity in an industry I’d been trying to break into for a while and just finished my first week there. I really enjoyed my first week, and I really, really want to succeed in this job.

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terrible interviewers, and why people don’t take time off

Ask A Manager

There’s a surprising number of really terrible interviewers out there: interviewers who treat interviews like a casual get-to-know-you chat rather than rigorously exploring the candidate’s skills and experience … interviewers who ask goofy and useless questions like “if you were an animal, what kind of animal would you be?” … interviewers who devise terrible exercises that demean their candidates and won’t help them identify the strongest hire … and many more.

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how important are educational requirements, unexpected visitors when working from home, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. How important are educational requirements, really? I’ve been job searching for a few months now and I have yet to really get anywhere, because every time I find a job listing that is in my industry and correlates to what I do, they seem to require a level of education that I don’t have.

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update: I’m scared to tell my boss how behind on work I am

Ask A Manager

Remember the letter-writer earlier this year who had fallen way behind on her work (due to a lot of factors outside her control, like bad management decisions and a husband with cancer) and was afraid to tell her boss? Her first update was here , but here’s a new one. Right after I sent off my first update to you, a colleague (Fanny) with some influence on the department came to chat and I flat out told her that was the most demoralizing meeting I’ve attended at this company.

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