January, 2020

How Your Workspace Affects Your Mental Health and Productivity

Ms. Career Girl

No matter how much you enjoy your job, the workplace is entirely intended to elicit the maximum productivity from its employees.

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Changing Your Career Could Be The Best Thing You Do This Year: Here’s How

Career Alley

Maybe now is the time to think about a career change and really think about what you want to do. If you know what that is, then here are some of the steps to take to make it happen. . Find your Dream Job Dream job

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How Discipline Will Empower Freedom in the New Year

Career Trend

It may seem to some that discipline equals drudgery, but there's a more empowering way to think about discipline that can lead to a life of freedom, hope and joy. The post How Discipline Will Empower Freedom in the New Year appeared first on Master Executive Resume Writing Service.

2020 183

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Optimism is a force multiplier.”. – Colin Powell, Former Secretary of State. There is nothing that can make people, and groups of people, more effective in their tasks and successful in achieving their goals than is optimism.

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4 Reasons Setting Goals Won’t Help Your Career Change (And What You Should Be Doing Instead)

Career Shifters

Goal-setting seems like a smart thing to do in a career change. But it might actually be exactly what's keeping you stuck. Natasha explains why big targets can be a false friend to your shift, and what to do to start making progress instead

2020 191

Recruiting by Text is a Thing. Here’s What You Need to Know

Evil HR Lady

If you call me and get my voicemail, it tells you the fastest way to reach me is to hang up and text. I’m not alone in my hatred of phone calls–messaging is the number one usage of smartphones. People love messaging apps of all sorts and hate phone calls. So, it makes sense that texting should start to take over recruiting.

2020 189

How Being Stressed At Work Can Affect Your Health

Ms. Career Girl

This year don’t get stressed at work!

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10 Mistakes to Avoid if You Want a Promotion

Jobacle

It always surprises me when I meet oh so clever university graduates who have read just about every book there is on salary negotiation and career advancement but don’t have the slightest idea about how not to irritate their boss.

2020 181

Chinese New Year

Sklover Working Wisdom

On This First Day of the Chinese New Year – A Message for all our Friends, Regardless of Ancestry: Legend has it that in ancient times, Buddha asked all of the animals to meet him on Chinese New Year. Twelve came, and Buddha named a year after each one.

2020 130

From Education to Tech

Career Shifters

“I realised that change couldn't be worse than being stuck forever in a place I didn't want to be.”. Helena Kalaninová realised that she didn't just hate her current job; she'd disliked all her previous jobs. So, she decided to shift to a completely new career.

2020 143

What Is it Like to Be an HR Freelancer?

Evil HR Lady

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a freelancer in HR? HR Lancers asked me to describe my experience as an independent HR pro, and I said sure! I love sharing information. So here’s the good, the bad, and the ugly about life as a freelancer in the HR sphere. The Good. Freedom, variety, and independence are all grand. I can work around my schedule. If someone offers me an intensely dull project, I can evaluate whether I need the money badly enough to say yes.

2020 162

8 Job Search Trends You Should Expect in 2020

Ms. Career Girl

The new year always brings some exciting new developments in the job market with it. Sometimes it’s tax cuts, news about internships, other times tax increases. New tech impacts the business world, and perhaps new job opportunities have arisen? .

2020 200

How To Maintain a Career Outdoors Without Burning Out

Career Alley

Maintaining a career outdoors without burning out can be a challenge. Reassess your daily habits in order to retain consistent energy levels. Career Advice Outdoors

2020 153

6 Ways to Make Business Travel More Enjoyable

Jobacle

A lot of people resent the fact that they have to be away from home so much and on the road for business travel. It can be seen as an arduous out-of-hours task that can often result in you feeling as though you’re working more than you should be.

2020 164

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

“When I marched in Selma, I felt my legs were praying.” ” – Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel. Every now and then there appears a person who reminds us of our highest aspirations.

2020 130

Why the final blow to feminism will be autism

Penelope Trunk

Feminism celebrates women who choose paths typical to men over women who choose paths typical to women. The problem with this approach is that in the last ten years researchers have found that women who think like men are not neurotypical women; these women have Aspergers. .

2020 114

5 Steps to Solve all Your Problems and Make Gourmet Treats

Evil HR Lady

“Hey everyone, I’m Claire, and I’m in the B.A.

2020 164

5 Tips To Bring Your Best Self To Work Every Day

Ms. Career Girl

Do you ever get the sense you are just going through the motions at work? The term “burned out” has a basis in reality. It happens to people who go to work everyday, do what’s necessary to get the job done and just never seem to feel good about their accomplishments.

2020 164

Five Reasons Why Online Learning Can Be More Effective

Career Alley

Online learning is becoming more widely available from many respectable universities, offering education options for those with other commitments, like raising a family or working a job. Discover Career Opportunities online learning

2020 158

4 Ways to Streamline Your Tasks 

Jobacle

Whether it’s running a business or someone in search of a way to gain back some personal time, people are always looking for methods to streamline tasks. A shortcut is often welcomed with open arms, no matter how unconventional it may be. .

2020 141

“Side Letter” – Use to Amend “Standard” or “Existing” Agreements

Sklover Working Wisdom

“If you can’t change your mind, then you’re not using it.”. – Bashar Kushandwizdom.

2020 130

What Does Being an HR Capitalist Mean?

HR Capitalist

Had a couple of people reach out to me in the last week with the express purpose of getting help to describe to others what being an HR Capitalist means. It's a cool question.

2020 71

Chipotle Fined for More than 13,000 Alleged Labor Violations

Evil HR Lady

Chipotle Restaurants in Massachusetts got struck by fines that after all the penalties are assessed are closer to $2 million than the official $1.3 million. Child labor law violations. These fines are from the state, not the federal government, because each has different rules regarding minor employment. What’s perfectly legal in one state may be illegal across state borders.

2020 142

Grab Your Year and Go!

Ms. Career Girl

Your Year Is In Your Hands! Are you tired of making New Year’s Resolutions that fade away by February? Want to start the New Year off right, but in a different way? Trade in your resolutions for a new attitude and make this your year. Your year can be whatever you want it to be.

2020 164

7 Networking Tips to Help Advance Your Career

Career Alley

It’s all about who you know is not just a saying. Making contacts in your industry means widening the pool of potential advisors and opportunities. Career Advice Networking

2020 153

How to Create a Welcoming Environment in the Office

Jobacle

The importance of a welcoming environment in the world of business can never be understated. By failing to make your workspace feel comfortable for all those that enter it for the first time, you’ll damage your brand and give yourself a bad name.

2020 141

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“The stone age did not end because we ran out of stones. It ended because we invented new tools.”. – Ahmed Zaki Yamani. At work and elsewhere, new tools lead us to new technologies, and new technologies so often lead to profound improvement in our lives.

2020 130

In Defense of Not Broadcasting Salaries in the Jobs You Post.

HR Capitalist

When you try to optimize your openings for Google Jobs, you'll turn to the Google Jobs schema for guidance. If you've already been working on this, you'll find that most of the world has two remaining opportunities: --Address information for individual openings, and. Salary Information about the job.

2020 72

It’s Perfectly Legal For Your Boss to Tell You to Drive a Nicer Car

Evil HR Lady

An email telling an employee that he needs to drive a nicer car is circulating rapidly around the internet, and it’s as horrifying as you’d imagine. It’s also legal. This email her coworker received today commenting "He drives a 2005 Camry that is old and fading paint. He never has to meet anyone that they would ever see the car. It’s literally just another car in the garage." " pic.twitter.com/eQxK4DmrY9 — Oregon I.T. not IT (@OregonProgress) January 22, 2020.

2020 141

How Job Candidates Feel About the Interview Process, by Gender

Ms. Career Girl

For even the most ambitious or confident jobseeker, the face-to-face interview can be a nerve-racking part of the career-finding journey.

2020 158

Top Career Paths in Interior Design

Career Alley

Interior design is one of the most high-paying and in-demand jobs right now. If you want to break into the interior design industry, you have to learn a trick or two. Discover Career Opportunities Interior Design

2020 153

How to Secure Funding for Your New Business Venture

Jobacle

If you’ve got a great business idea but no way to fund it, don’t despair. There are several options available to you.

2020 130

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“A clear conscience is a sure sign of a bad memory.”. – Mark Twain. In life, and especially in work life, none of us is pure, perfect or without fault.

2020 130

Mediocre People Don't Like High Achievers.and Vice Versa.

HR Capitalist

Saw this video clip below from Alabama coach Nick Saban and had to share. As an Auburn season-ticket holder, it's hard to post about Saban, but - no one's had more success, seems more demanding or non-tolerant of sloppiness.

2020 70

How Employee Resource Groups Help Workers Flourish

Evil HR Lady

People are naturally gravitate to those who are similar to them — with similar tastes, styles and problems. Employee resource groups (ERGs) bring people together to foster inclusivity and communication in the workplace. This is especially true for companies whose workforce represents a wide range of backgrounds and ages: ERGs are a way to connect people with similar struggles who might not otherwise ever speak to each other.

2020 141

13 Common Remote Job Titles Without Location Requirements

Ms. Career Girl

A wide range of work from anywhere positions are available to those seeking a portable career. As job seekers enter a promising job market and a historically strong hiring season, it is a prime time for many to start or expand their efforts to find remote work.

2020 158

9 Ways To Further Your Education

Career Alley

Whether you’re thinking of going back to school or you want to take business-related courses, there are lots of different ways to further your knowledge in a particular industry. There are various different methods to suit each and every person out there. Discover Career Opportunities

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