Mon.Jun 14, 2021

From Barefoot to Stilettos: FINDING MY YES

Ms. Career Girl

Being an entrepreneur, or as I like to consider myself—a serial entrepreneur, one that has tons of ideas—I have to be a dreamer. I’m a dreamer who starts up a company and goes sailing with it. And then I have another dream. And then, another and another.

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Building Your Foundations As A Stock Trader

Jobacle

Despite challenge after challenge, the stock market continues to flourish. Even a weak jobs report couldn’t cut the current growth of the market, the New York Times noting record highs across many key stock trackers.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” ” – Judy Garland. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. A real truth uttered by a truly unique individual.

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How Employers Can Maximize Engagement and Productivity for a Hybrid Workforce

The Undercover Recruiter

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, non-essential employees across the U.S. have adjusted to working from home on a full-time basis. As companies plan for an eventual return to “normalcy,” many are navigating how to reintroduce their workforce to an office setting.

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Everyone Can Have Good Brand Positioning

Water Cooler Wisdom

Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management professor Philip Kotler made a career breaking down brand management into its component parts. His 2003 book  Marketing Management  defines brand positioning as the act of designing the company’s offering and image to occupy a distinctive place in the mind of the target market. Brand  Brand positioning is at the intersection of brand and product, and business owners must focus on both.

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4 Advantages Internal Candidates Have Over You (And What You Can Do About It)

Career Realism

Finally. You've found the job of your dreams at an amazing company. This is the kind of job you're going to be bragging about for months if you get it. It's perfect for you. So, you giddily apply. You send in your resume and cover letter, and eagerly await a response from the employer.

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updates: the meditation and yoga office, the detective, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, updates: the meditation and yoga office, the detective, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s a special “where are you now?” season at Ask a Manager, where all month I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past.

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when HR cuddles with an employee, asking kids what they want to be when they grow up, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, when HR cuddles with an employee, asking kids what they want to be when they grow up, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My wife, the head of HR, cuddled with an employee.

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did Covid kill office dress codes?

Ask a Manager

This post, did Covid kill office dress codes? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Lots of people got used to working in sweats and slippers this last year. Will they really go back to business casual (or business formal) as offices reopen?

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can I apply for a temporarily remote job and then insist on remaining remote?

Ask a Manager

This post, can I apply for a temporarily remote job and then insist on remaining remote? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: A work friend and I are on the hunt to escape our hell office. I like remote working, was doing it for mental health reasons before the pandemic, and am trying to apply to permanently remote positions in my field.

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