Mon.Dec 03, 2018

Your Best Friend’s Diet: Healthy Weight for a Healthy Pet

Ms. Career Girl

Healthy weight equals a healthy pet. A devoted pet brings love, laughs and entertainment to your life. You give them your love, and look after their health as you would your own. Your dog, your cat…even your horse and your hedgehog need to watch their weight.

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6 Tips for Managing Holiday Time Off

Evil HR Lady

Holiday time-off requests can be overwhelming. Everyone wants the exact same days off, and may submit their requests at the exact same time. So, how do you manage to keep your employees happy and your business running? It’s not easy, but there are some things that you can do to make it easier. Not every solution works for every business, but take a look at this list of six helpful suggestions. Alternate Major Holidays.

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Protect your skin with EezySun

Ms. Career Girl

As a one-time sufferer of skin cancer I am well aware of the need to protect my skin when I go outside. Unfortunately, it’s not always easy to remember to apply sunscreen before heading out.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right or better.” ” – John Updike. At work, whether engaged in simple or complex tasks, as part of mundane or artistic assignments, put care into what you do.

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Executive Resume Writing Strategy: You Don’t Stomp on the Grapes + Then Drink the Wine Next Week

Career Trend

You don’t stomp on the grapes and then drink the wine next week. Similarly, with your executive resume writing strategy, LinkedIn profile and overall career portfolio, you don’t stomp on a few words and begin interviewing for your dream opportunity next week. Quality messaging takes time to develop and ripen. So, while you are waiting […].

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Why Your Ability to Achieve Dialogue Will Make or Break Your Results

The Undercover Recruiter

When we think of leadership qualities, we rattle off platitudes like inspiring, dynamic, visionary, etc. While these characteristics are key building blocks of leadership, our latest research spotlights one common leadership aptitude that doubles as many leaders’ Achilles Heel—communication.

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my coworker quit as soon as I became his boss

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I started at my current company in a junior role, but thanks to my previous experience, I was able to get up to speed with my responsibilities and do them well very quickly. I got a lot of great feedback and became fast friends with my boss and colleagues. Shortly after I started, Fergus joined our team as the same junior role as me. He was noticeably very anxious and insecure, and he struggled with getting the basics down.

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coworker is upset that I don’t say good morning, a winking intern, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My coworker is upset that I don’t say good morning to her. I recently started a new job about six weeks ago and my personal desk is in a communal back area. My issue is that a new colleague of mine expects to be greeted every morning and there are times where this feels natural to do but others when it doesn’t. (It It doesn’t help that our desks are next to each other either.)

2018 63

6 Perfect Destinations for the Adventurous Baby Boomer

Boomers Next Step

There’s a whole world to explore out there, and many adventurous baby boomers are in the unique position of having finished work, but not being anywhere near ready to settle down in a one place and stop travelling.

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updates: the boss who pretended to be from Child Protective Services, and more

Ask A Manager

Here are five updates from people who had their letters answered here in the past. Boss called employee and pretended to be from Child Protective Services (#2 at the link). While I insisted Wendy read your answer as well as the comments, I return with the underwhelming fact that Wendy let the entire incident slide with a nary a peep to anyone, saying she didn’t want to cause a fuss. She continued her job hunt and recently received a good offer.

2018 56

10 Easy Ways To Facilitate Innovation In Fintech

Imarticus Learning

The Fintech industry has been gaining immense investment in last few years. People are readily accepting the technology and driving the best out if it. However, most of them are not truly aware of what is Fintech or the Fintech Technology.

2018 52

do I really have to get a smartphone for work?

Ask A Manager

A reader asks: I currently have an older cell phone (not a smart phone) for personal use. I have texting and voicemail. Although I am under 30, I am comfortable with this decision and I have never had the need for a smart phone. I enjoy this phone because it’s durable, cheap, and convenient. It makes calls, receives them, and works as an alarm clock, and that’s really all I need.

2018 55

Stock Facts: Small & Medium Business IPOs on a Record Run

Imarticus Learning

The gloomy market conditions in this year have made most investors cautious. The trend has seemingly been downward in major sectors like oil, pharma, and technology. The good news is, in this current market, investor trust towards small and medium-sized businesses has ballooned. This year has seen major players struggle, but small and medium enterprises or SMEs have seen a rapid rise in investment and market performance.

2018 40

Stock Facts: Small & Medium Business IPOs on a Record Run

Imarticus Learning

The gloomy market conditions in this year have made most investors cautious. The trend has seemingly been downward in major sectors like oil, pharma, and technology. The good news is, in this current market, investor trust towards small and medium-sized businesses has ballooned. This year has seen major players struggle, but small and medium enterprises or SMEs have seen a rapid rise in investment and market performance.

2018 40

The Flaws of Finance – What You Should Know About

Imarticus Learning

Financial services have become one of the most sought after career options for today’s business graduates. Over 31% of all graduates from Harvard Business school entered the field last year alone. The main reason for this influx of recent business graduates into the field is because of the high pay that it offers. One can expect to earn at least twice as much as people working other jobs when working in the financial services industry.

2018 40

Stock Facts: Small & Medium Business IPOs on a Record Run

Imarticus Learning

The gloomy market conditions in this year have made most investors cautious. The trend has seemingly been downward in major sectors like oil, pharma, and technology. The good news is, in this current market, investor trust towards small and medium-sized businesses has ballooned. This year has seen major players struggle, but small and medium enterprises or SMEs have seen a rapid rise in investment and market performance.

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