April, 2019

The Power of Social Capital in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Social capital is the value of other people in your life. Leverage this powerful asset and use it both during and after your executive job search. The post The Power of Social Capital in Executive Job Search appeared first on Executive Career Brand™. Executive Job Search Executive Networking

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What Do Executive Recruiters Look for in Candidates?

Professional Resume Services

If job-seeking executives only knew exactly what recruiters were looking for in candidates, their efforts would be made much easier.

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How to Be Limitless in Your Life and Career

Ms. Career Girl

We all have a similar goal. We want success to feel meaningful, we want our work to matter. But it doesn’t. And we feel stuck. No matter how hard we hustle and grind toward success, or how much we achieve it. That’s because the problem isn’t how we achieve success, it’s how we define success.

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7 Tips to Unfurl Your Executive Career

Career Trend

Executive Career Realities Fielding calls and creating correspondence was not my idea of an executive career when I landed my first role out of college. A bachelor’s degree in writing underpinned hope as I dove into my first opportunity as a fledgling writer, soaking up every chance to learn.

2019 189

How Does Time Tracking for Freelancers Work? 6 Apps Freelancers Should Use

Career Alley

Working as a freelancer has huge benefits like flexible hours and the freedom to work without a boss breathing down your neck. That's why 57 million people in the US are doing it. Discover Career Opportunities Freelancer

Careers To Consider If You Are In Love With The Great Outdoors

Jobacle

The outdoor work landscape, unknown to many, has an abundance of well paying, fulfilling and respectable job opportunities, with The Bureau of Labor Statistics expecting the number to grow to 30,813,700 by 2024. The cubicle life, suffice to say, is not for everyone.

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5 Reasons Your Personal Brand Loves LinkedIn

Executive Career Brand

Let’s establish right off the bat that communicating your personal brand is no longer optional in executive job search.

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HELP WANTED: HOW TO AVOID ROOKIE MISTAKES ON A JOB INTERVIEW

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you are in college seeking an internship, or further on in your career and looking to advance your position, making basic and careless mistakes on a job interview can cost you that opportunity even if you have the experience, credentials, and intelligence. First impressions count!

2019 264

From Research to Portfolio Career

Career Shifters

“I would sit with one eye on the clock, counting down the hours and minutes until I could walk out the door.”. Elaine Massung was wishing her life away in her previous role.

2019 218

What You Need To Know Before Starting Your Job Search

Career Alley

The vast majority of jobs today probably won’t make it out of the job boards so the look of your resume will not be as significant as the content. Find your Dream Job Job Search

2019 163

3 key steps to start your job search

Cube Rules

When you decide it is time to look for a new job — even if the new job is inside your current company, deciding what to do first can initially seem daunting. There is a lot to do, typically, because you haven’t looked for a job recently.

2019 141

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” ” – St. Francis of Assisi. Boy, oh boy, do I love this quote.

2019 130

4 Reasons Why a Professional Executive Resume Writer is Worth the Investment

Professional Resume Services

A resume today is perceived differently than it was several years ago. Your resume should not only highlight your past achievements. It should also clearly demonstrate why you are equipped to handle the particular job you’re applying for.

2019 188

Why Managing Remotely Is So Tough—and Eight Ways to Make It Easier

Ms. Career Girl

Managing remotely has quickly become the norm in today’s work world. And yet, it’s not easy. With more employees working remotely or on flex schedules, it can be tough to create the kind of connection you need to help people do their best work. You can’t pick up on non-verbal cues.

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From Law to Teaching

Career Shifters

“I liked my work, but I felt there was something more out there for me.”. Myles Preston had a career itch that needed to be scratched. So, when he came across a structured training programme that provided the opportunity to explore his ideas, he leapt at the chance.

2019 218

5 Information System Jobs That Require an MSIS Degree

Career Alley

Careers in business information systems are experiencing some of the fastest growth in the tech industry. And with a median income of $139,220, they definitely fit the bill for high earning potential. Discover Career Opportunities information systems jobs

2019 163

7 Tips to Unfurl Your Executive Career

Career Trend

Executive Career Realities Fielding calls and creating correspondence was not my idea of an executive career when I landed my first role out of college. A bachelor’s degree in writing underpinned hope as I dove into my first opportunity as a fledgling writer, soaking up every chance to learn.

2019 130

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“You can’t be what you can’t see.” ” – Marian Wright Edelman. This quote is a keen observation of the fact that your vision for yourself, to a degree, may be limited by your experiences, if you permit that to happen.

2019 130

The Powerful Impact of LinkedIn SEO and Keywords

Professional Resume Services

One of the best resources anyone can use today for a job search is LinkedIn. Even the people who understand the reasons why LinkedIn profile development is so important often don’t even utilize it to its greatest capabilities, though.

2019 145

Three Ways Women Hold Themselves Back – And What To Do About It

Ms. Career Girl

Have you ever felt like you just weren’t good enough to apply for a position… despite meeting all the qualifications? Do you ever feel the need to change yourself… because it makes other people feel more comfortable with you?

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From TV to Speech Writing

Career Shifters

“I wanted to work from home, during hours of my choosing.”. Heidi Ellert McDermott enjoyed her work, but when a change in her life circumstances meant it was no longer an option, she looked for ways to use her skills elsewhere.

2019 217

Choosing a Career

Career Alley

Although there are some people who know exactly what they want to do as a job from an early age, many of us struggle to find our calling in life. Find your Dream Job Career Opportunities Dream job

2019 163

Amazon Fires Hundreds Via Computer Algorithm. I’m Okay with That.

Evil HR Lady

Remember when Amazon scrapped its artificial intelligence program for recruiting because it was biased against women? That wasn’t the end of computer decision making for Amazon. The Verge uncovered documents from Amazon showing that they use computers to warn and fire warehouse workers based on productivity. While I’ll argue all day that it’s critical for companies to put my human into their human resources, I’m okay with this type of computer led termination scheme.

2019 175

Happy Easter

Sklover Working Wisdom

To All our Friends Who Celebrate Easter: The Essential Message Of Easter is Hope. Is there any better Message to Celebrate? Happy Easter! 2019 Alan L. Sklover. All Rights Reserved

2019 130

What to Know About Artificial Intelligence and Applicant Tracking Systems When Conducting an Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Artificial intelligence (AI) is widely used in many different industries, and it’s only expected to continue to be utilized even more. It has particularly become more useful in making a recruiter’s job more efficient.

2019 133

Why Every Adult Should (And Can!) Understand Basic Finance

Ms. Career Girl

As a financial planner I’ve seen how intimidated most people are by finance. I see lots of clients who don’t understand basic finance, thus they have avoided managing (or “dealing with”) their money all together.

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From Finance to Social Media

Career Shifters

“My job felt unfulfilling and pointless.”. Natasha Minto's creativity was being stifled in a role she'd never really chosen. When three years passed in the blink of an eye, she knew something had to change.

Become A Better Leader Today

Career Alley

Arguably, the number one thing that you need to do if you hope to become a better leader is work on your confidence. As long as you feel confident, you will be much more likely to lead teams successfully. Launch your Career Leaders Leadership

2019 163

This Simple Trick Can Help Eliminate Gender Bias in Performance Ratings

Evil HR Lady

Unconscious bias sneaks up on you. In medicine, it can be deadly , but in other fields, it can kill careers. We’ve long known that university students favor male professors and rate them higher than female professors. While you can argue that overall men tend to be better professors than women, there was a strong suggestion that some unconscious bias was at play.

2019 172

A Passover Thought

Sklover Working Wisdom

To All Our Friends Who Celebrate. Passover: May your Matzoh Balls be light. May your Horse Radish be strong. May your Wine be sweet. May you never forget how precious is Freedom from Oppression and Slavery, the meaning and lesson of this wonderful Holiday. Have a Zinsict Pesach! 2019 Alan L. Sklover.

2019 130

Are You Showing Your True Personal Brand?

Professional Resume Services

A major part of a job search involves making your personal brand appear to be what you want it to be. However, executives often make the mistake of gearing their c-level personal branding more toward what they want others to perceive of them, rather than showing who they really are.

2019 130

It’s National Volunteer Month – Volunteering Helps Your Community, Career and Health

Ms. Career Girl

Volunteering is at an all-time high in the U.S., according to a November 2018 report by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). In 2017, 30.3% of adults volunteered through an organization, up 6% from the previous year.

2019 235

“It’s Going To Be Messy, And It’s OK If It Hurts” – 7 Hard-hitting Career Change Lessons From Society’s Great Minds

Career Shifters

Feel like you're the only one struggling to work out what you want to do with your life? The questions you're grappling with have a long lineage, explored by great thinkers and creatives for thousands of years.

2019 207

3 Unusual (But Effective) Ways To Choose Your Career

Career Alley

If you’re struggling to decide the next step in your career, or are considering a complete career change, then it might be worth seeking new inspiration. Launch your Career Career Choices

2019 163

Can I Require Employees to Speak English?

Evil HR Lady

I manage a group of employees at a company where English is our official business language. There are a few people that speak only English, while another group speaks English and Spanish. The bilingual group often communicates in Spanish, which makes the English speakers uncomfortable. I asked the Spanish speakers to stick to English at work, but they say I’m violating their rights. It’s ruining morale! What can I do?

2019 171

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Fashion is made to become unfashionable.” ” – Coco Chanel. Coco Chanel was the legendary orphanage-raised French fashion designer who founded the iconic Chanel brand. She is credited with freeing women from the constraints of staid fashion.

2019 130

The Powerful Impact of LinkedIn SEO and Keywords

Professional Resume Services

One of the best resources anyone can use today for a job search is LinkedIn. Even the people who understand the reasons why LinkedIn profile development is so important often don’t even utilize it to its greatest capabilities, though.

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