Mon.Aug 17, 2020

Join Our “Young” Team? Hello, Age Discrimination

Evil HR Lady

Maybe it’s because I’m old ( legally in the United States, as I’m over 40 ), but “young” doesn’t seem like a good word to use to describe your team. And yet, a Resume writing company uses it. Thanks to a reader for taking a screenshot and sending this to me.).

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10 Interview Questions You Should Be Prepared to Answer

Professional Resume Services

Wouldn’t it be awesome if you had all the interview questions your potential employer was going to ask you in your next job interview? Well prepared and confident, you could then give the recruiter an element of surprise, wowing them with your wit, experience, and charm. The truth is, we already know what they are. Read more » The post 10 Interview Questions You Should Be Prepared to Answer appeared first on Executive Resume Services.

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Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Any major dude will surely tell you, my friend, any amount the world falls apart will surely fall together again. When the demon is outside your door, in the morning he won’t be there no more. Any major dude will tell you.” ” – Steely Dan, “Any Major Dude”.

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Meetings In-Person vs. Video: See You On the Zoom Thing, Suckers.

The HR Capitalist

So, I did it. We had a client who asked to do a face-to-face meeting in early August, socially distanced and with masks on in a conference room. I was expected to handle about 40% talk time/time of possession across 90 minutes. Here's what I learned. It freaking sucked.

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Protected: Time For Us To Retire Retirement

Boomers Next Step

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post. The post Protected: Time For Us To Retire Retirement appeared first on Boomers Next Step. Designing Your Retirement

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what should our employer share with us when a coworker tests positive for COVID-19?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I have learned from reading here that HIPAA does not generally apply to employers, it applies to health care providers and some other agencies.

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Best Letter of Recommendation for a Scholarship Example

Students often request a recommendation letter (or reference letter) for future scholarship opportunities. They request this letter of recommendation for a scholarship to the professor, teacher, guidance counselor, or faculty member they are closest to. The recommendation letter will support the student’s scholarship letter, accompanying school test scores

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is my girly office holding me back, my manager refuses to mute, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Is my girly office holding me back? I’ve been in my first management role for about a year. Recently, another employee retired, and an office came available in a more desirable location of our building than where I previously sat.

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the workplace behavior on “Selling Sunset” … is a problem

Ask a Manager

Have you watched “Selling Sunset” on Netflix? It’s a reality show about high-end real estate agents in LA with no professional boundaries whatsoever and lots of really appalling behavior. Vice asked me to talk about some of the most jaw-dropping moments on the show, and it both raised my blood pressure and was awfully fun. You can read it here. Note: some NSFW language/references.).