Wed.Oct 14, 2020

Running a Business Can Take a Toll on Your Mental Health

Ms. Career Girl

Due to COVID and widespread job loss, many people have decided to become entrepreneurs and start their own business.

2020 143

my company is issuing new work-from-home standards because we should have the hang of it by now

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I’m in a senior position at a mid-sized company that has been working from home since March, and would love your thoughts on something that was communicated to us in a leadership meeting this week.

2020 47

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Trust vs Performance + BlackRock's New Intimate Relationship Policy (The HR Famous Podcast)

The HR Capitalist

2020 116

my boss tells weird lies about all of us

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: My boss, Valerie, makes up little lies about people who report to her. She never lies about anything work-related and while those of us who report to her all know she is a fibber about things, our clients and other people have no idea.

2020 43

applying for jobs from work, using a work name and a social name, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Does it look bad to send a job application during work hours? I have been at my current company for three years now and have been looking to change jobs off and on pretty much since day one.

2020 36

should I apply to businesses that aren’t hiring?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I was hoping you might be able to help me finally put to bed a long-running argument between me and my mother about the proper way to find a job. For almost as long as I’ve been job hunting, she has insisted that it’s a good idea to apply to places that aren’t actively hiring, just on the chance that they might begin hiring and pull your application off the stack. This advice has never really sat well with me.

2020 22