Mon.May 18, 2020

Addressing Stress Amplified by the Coronavirus Outbreak

Ms. Career Girl

These days, stress has become so normal that days, weeks, and even months have been set aside to recognize mental health awareness. Entire industries have grown up and continue to operate around the concept of helping people combat mental strain and find inner peace.

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5 Things You (Probably) Don’t Know About Executive Resumes and Job Search

Executive Career Brand

If you’re looking for an executive job or considering changing your career direction, you’re thinking about executive resumes and job search. Maybe you’re writing your own resume, and doing some research to learn how to write your resume. A Google search on “executive resume” yields about 1.5

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Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“They can cut all the flowers but they can’t stop the spring.”. – Pablo Neruda. In so many ways, these past few months have been difficult ones. At work, at home, in each of our lives, and the lives of our loved ones. That’s for sure.

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Pro Baseball's Return to Work: A Plan HR & Youth Baseball Moms Can Love.

HR Capitalist

And now comes Major League Baseball with a 67-page Return to Work (RTW) plan, which includes details about how pro baseball will handle their workplace in a RTW, including testing, travel, workplace details (on the field, in the dugouts), protocol for the road and contact with nuclear family as well as friends.

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our boss pushes us to share how we’re doing emotionally at team meetings

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: In our weekly team meetings, my supervisor has started having everyone answer the question, “How are you doing emotionally and mentally?”. On one hand, he seems to mean well and be genuine in his concern.

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Best Art Easel for 5 Year Old

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Art Easel for 5 Year Old. With the recent coronavirus hitting the United States, many parents of children and toddlers are looking for ways to keep their children occupied and busy throughout the workday. That’s why we are going to review the best art easel for 5 year old children.

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will interviewers ask what you achieved during the pandemic?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’ve been seeing people online say that in the future, job interviewers will ask candidates questions like, “What did you do to continue developing your skills during the pandemic?” and “What did you achieve during the shutdown, even if you weren’t working?”.

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my employees don’t like the way I coach them

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’m a fairly new manager of a small team and recently received some feedback from an employee that I don’t know what to do about. A previous employee had also given me the same feedback so I’m starting to see a pattern. When team members come to me with questions, I tend not to give the answer right away, but ask them questions back to stimulate their thinking.

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Great Benefits to Attract Workers

Corn on the Job

One of the biggest things a company has to do is to attract workers. Every industry faces a question of how to attract the best workers to them. Companies want the best workers, so they can go on to dominate the industry.

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sending work emails late at night, coworker read my notebook, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Taking long bereavement leave during a busy time. A few years ago, I had a manager tragically lose her sister in an unexpected accident.

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update: my company says we’re dog-friendly — but we’re not

Ask A Manager

It’s a special “where are you now?” season at Ask a Manager, when I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past.

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updates: the client pushing religion, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s a special “where are you now?” season at Ask a Manager, when I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past. Here are three updates from past letter-writers. How can I explain I’m looking for more work-life balance without sounding like I’m lazy?

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