Thu.Feb 20, 2020

What Kickstarter Employees’ Union Win Means for Tech

Evil HR Lady

Kickstarter’s vote to approve a union may throw the tech sector into a tailspin. Employees at the Brooklyn, N.Y.-based based platform, which helps people raise money for projects, voted 46 to 37 to unionize this week –a move that could prompt employees of other tech companies to unionize.

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If You're Pointing Me To Your Automated Calendar to Pick a Time, You've Already Lost Me.

The HR Capitalist

Stop me when you've felt one of these before: 1. You and Person B are friends and/or business associates and have a relationship that is beyond the initial stages. Person B (without the relationship listed above) has asked you for help/assistance via a meeting where they can have some your your (valuable?) time. Person B works for a company you're paying for some type of service. So imagine one of the forms of Person B has reached out to you.

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Why the Apprentice Levy Can’t Be Pigeonholed

Undercover Recruiter

We are living through extraordinary times. Disruptive tech innovations, dizzying political upheavals and growing public demand for action on issues from inequality to the environment are all contributing to a landscape of unprecedented change. But we are still clinging to outdated ideas of how, and when, we should gain new skills. The use of apprenticeships is […]. Why the Apprentice Levy Can’t Be Pigeonholed Undercover Recruiter -.

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The Best Business and Strategy Podcasts

The Corporate Con/noisseur

The Best Business and Strategy Podcasts. The best business and strategy podcasts are ones that can provide immediate, actionable information to their listeners in an easy to understand format. These podcasts should provide their listeners with quality information, looking to focus on areas in which there is a common concern or issue. While no podcast will be able to discuss every business or strategy topic, the best ones will focus on issues that are common across a large swath of industries.

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Best Data Analyst Resume Examples and Writing Tips (+ Free Template Download) [2020]

A data analyst is a professional who transforms and models data and information to discover useful business information and conclusions that can help support decision-making within a business.

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What is a Resume Book?

The Corporate Con/noisseur

What is a Resume Book? Oftentimes, students in colleges and universities will be asked to submit their resume book. But what is a resume book? Simply put, a resume book is a tool offered by your college or university. It allows you to submit your resume and a collection of your college course loads to your college or university career center. The college or university career center will then hold onto your resume book, providing it to employers who are seeking inters or full-time employees.

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Best Data Analyst Cover Letter Examples (+ Free Template Download)

A data analyst is a professional who transforms and models data and information to discover useful business information and conclusions that can help support a business's decision-making.

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how can we stop people from coming to work sick?

Ask a Manager

A reader write: What can I do about loose sick attendance policies in the workplace? In my office, people frequently come into work very obviously sick and many times get other people sick. Most people do not have the ability to work from home, so that isn’t an option for the masses. The director of the company even sent a firm-wide message telling people that he preferred sick employees stay home, as to stop the spread to the rest of the staff.

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here’s a huge discount on the Ask a Manager job-searching bible

Ask a Manager

Looking for a job? Once a year, I offer a big discount on my my e-book, How to Get a Job: Secrets of a Hiring Manager , and it’s happening now. Use this discount code today for a massive 40% discount off the regular $24.95 price: newjob. If you’ve ever wished that you could look into the brain of a hiring manager to find out what you need to do to get hired, this is for you.

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my boss wants me to hire his daughter, manager refused to say goodbye on my last day, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss wants me to hire his daughter. I am the manager of a small group of administrative assistants, and we rarely have job openings. A long-term employee just resigned, and now the boss wants me to hire his daughter. This is the first time we have had an opening since his children were of working age. I imagine so many pitfalls if I am forced to hire her. I think my ability to manage her will be really hindered.

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my family wants to live near each other — how do we do this with work?

Ask a Manager

It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. This one isn’t strictly work-related, but it intersects with work and is an interesting change of pace. A reader writes: We’re a family of adults, who all live in places we love with jobs we love, but want to live in the same city (or same state, at the very least). How can we possibly make this decision? What factors should be weighted the most?

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