November, 2017

Top 11 Behavioral Interview Questions

Career Trend

Behavioral interviewing remains popular because the answers, if articulated well, will convince the employer that the job seeker is a fit – or not – for an open opportunity. The post Top 11 Behavioral Interview Questions appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

How Email Marketing Can Help Grow Your #Sidehustle

Ms. Career Girl

I dislike spam as much as anyone. And sending random emails will neither earn additional business nor help your business reputation. That said, if you’re not using email marketing to grow your #sidehustle, you may be missing out on a ton of new customers. Why Email Marketing?

2017 76

Idealist.org as Your Go To Nonprofit Job Board

Competitive Resumes

You’ve heard me say before small organizations should be on your list of target companies to research and get hired. One of the premiere nonprofit job boards to use is idealist.org and get job advice from idealistcareers.org. Join in on the conversation.

2017 73

Yes, Your Boss Can Require You to Work Crazy Hours

Evil HR Lady

I am an exempt employee and work where many, many hours have now become the standard. One night we were required to stay until 11:30 p.m. After a 7:30 a.m. Start time. At a certain point are there any protections for workers in this class?

2017 73

Elevate Your Executive Resume From Bland to BRAND

Executive Career Brand

So many executive job seekers let ho-hum passive verbs describe their sometimes extraordinary accomplishments. They use wimpy verbs like “Responsible for” and “Managed” in their LinkedIn profiles and executive resumes.

2017 60

More Trending

Be a Consultant, Not a Job Seeker nor Anything Like Your Competition

Competitive Resumes

Editor’s note: Be sure you pick up the updated, 118 Job Search Tips for the Modern Job Seeker in 2018! If you were unemployed and a LinkedIn user in 2008, you likely heard the advice to list your latest job as a self-employed consultant.

2017 72

We Don’t Have a Talent Shortage, We Have a Training Shortage

Evil HR Lady

I had the opportunity to be interviewed by Chris Rainey on the HR Leaders Podcast–and Youtube Channel. You can watch it below or listen to it on Apple Podcasts by clicking here. Give it a listen and tell me what you think.

2017 70

12 Ways to Keep Yourself Happy at Work

Jobacle

Your mood can drastically affect the quality of your work. You always work better and time passes faster when you’re having fun. Imagine how great it would be to stay happy at work.

2017 77

From Teaching to Finance

Career Shifters

“I was becoming increasingly tired and frustrated. My life was heading off course.”. Leigh Cavanagh's profession had changed and he was resenting it. So he decided to quit – with no backup plan.

2017 78

In Your Career + Life, Evolve or Wither

Career Trend

Most of us need to keep evolving, or some part of us starts to wither – emotionally, intellectually, physically and/or spiritually. The post In Your Career + Life, Evolve or Wither appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

2017 68

4 Reasons Millennials Make the Best Employees

Ms. Career Girl

Millennials tend to get a bad rap. Most of what you hear about them is how they’re lazy, entitled and want people to do everything for them. However, for most millennials, that couldn’t be further from the truth. And they want a chance to be able to prove that.

2017 64

High Paying International Careers

Competitive Resumes

What are similar careers in the international job market pay in comparison to America? Although, the below infographic is not a complete scope of high paying jobs, it does offer perspective to what are some of the high paying jobs overseas.

How Can I Get My Employees to Be On Time?

Evil HR Lady

We have a small business with only four employees. We need our employees to be on time because our clients come to us. If our staff doesn’t arrive at the designated time, we often have clients waiting for them out in the parking lot.

2017 64

How Is 2018 Shaping Up for Job Seekers?

Jobacle

People who have a tough time finding or holding a job understand that the labor market can be an incredibly frustrating place. There is always something you could be doing to land the next job you apply to. There are always some things you can improve to have more successful interviews.

2018 71

“How Do I Turn My Passion Into A Viable Career?”

Career Shifters

Geoffrey's walked away from a role he's been in for most of his working life. He's known for some time where his real vocation lies, but he's not sure how to make it a reality. When you're clear on what you really want to do, how do you get started

2017 52

21 Reasons Why The New Employee Engagement Must Come With A Warning Label

David Zinger

Warning: The New Employee Engagement will Cause Change. Be warned. If you focus on the New Employe Engagement where you work — work will change.

2017 31

6 Ways To Overcome The Fear of Public Speaking

Ms. Career Girl

If you struggle in any way at all with public speaking, statistics show that you are not alone. Over 74% of people suffer from some kind of speech anxiety. And yet, speaking in public is part of what is required in the corporate world and a necessary skill if you are to go further in your career.

2017 46

Job Search News – November 17, 2017

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE PRE THANKSGIVING EDITION- with articles and resources so enjoy! I’ve read them, and you can feel free to comment on them in any form you’d like. Leave a message on the “send voicemail” button on your right. I’ll try to keep it short, fresh, and informative.

2017 62

A New Study Finds Bad Managers Aren’t the Reason Employees Quit

Evil HR Lady

Good management is important. We all know this. In fact, multiple studies have shown that not getting along with a manager is often the strongest influence on employee engagement—and eventual departure. Or, at least, that’s what we thought. According to new research from IBM on why employees quit, the old HR adage “people don’t leave companies, they leave managers” is being called into question.

2017 59

How to Write a Project Manager Resume

Blue Sky Resumes

We recently added this sample project manager resume to our collection of free resume samples and I want to take you through the resume so you can see how and why it was written this way. If you have to write a resume for a project manager position, this should be a big help.

2017 31

Why Facebook Is #1 On Glassdoor’s “Best Places To Work” In 2018

Career Realism

Why Facebook Is #1 On Glassdoor’s “Best Places To Work” In 2018. Work It Daily. Glassdoor recently released its list of the “ Best Places to Work” in 2018. Can you guess who is at the top of the list? That’s right, it’s Facebook.

Employee Engagement: How to Make Someone’s Day

David Zinger

A personal experience with a small nudge for you to replicate this where you work. I presented on employee engagement at the Employer Branding Summit in Sofia, Bulgaria last month. I had a wonderful day engaging with the participants and other speakers.

2017 29

5 Challenges Of Transitioning From Graduate To Professional

Ms. Career Girl

As a graduate, you may be well-prepared to write a good essay. But what about the many real-life challenges you’ll be faced with as a young working professional? Moving into adult life from university can present challenges that no academic qualification can prepare you for.

2017 34

How Students, Grads, and Young Careerists Can Mitigate Bias

Competitive Resumes

Thanks so much for your interest in this episode. Bias has different faces, sizes, complexities, and issues, and it’s hard to talk about them in one episode. Sheila Caldwell, Ed. is the Advisor to the President on Diversity at the University of North Georgia.

2017 56

Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda Know Nothing About Tipped Wages

Evil HR Lady

$2.13 an hour sounds like an immoral rate of pay. Only a cold-hearted jerk would pay a hard-working (or even a lazy) employee $2.13 an hour. This is why Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin’s campaign to raise the tipped minimum wage to at least the federal minimum wage (currently $7.25

Wage 59

The Power of Self-Diagnosis In Corporate Coaching.

HR Capitalist

We've all been there as coaches in corporate America for our team. . We know the adjustment we need our direct report to make. It's easiest to just tell them what to do with a side dish of "why". That's prescriptive coaching, and it has its place.

???? 3 Things To Prepare For First Job Interviews

JobMob

How to make a good first impression in your first job interview with an employer. Photo by Ronald Cuyan. This is a guest post by Debra Wilson. If you’d also like to guest post here on JobMob, follow these guest post guidelines.

2017 27

Benefits Enrollment: How Young Professionals Can Enroll With Confidence

Career Realism

Benefits Enrollment: How Young Professionals Can Enroll With Confidence. Work It Daily. It’s benefits enrollment season! As a young professional, are you confident that you can identify the right health care benefits for your lifestyle?

Top Five Dos and Don’ts of Job Hunting

Ms. Career Girl

From time to time, each and every one of us gets into this position. Whether you are a student looking for a part-time job, you just finished college and you are looking for the job you’ve always dreamed of or you are looking for a change of scenery, job hunting is a process we’ve all been through.

14 Powerful Networking Tools and Strategies to Implement Now

Competitive Resumes

The way networking operates is similar to the way a little yeast works through a batch of dough: Both require time, a little massaging, and consistency.

2017 43

How Much Vacation Should a Part-Time Employee Receive?

Evil HR Lady

A reader asked me a question about calculating vacation for a part-time employee. Frankly, I thought the answer was obvious–it should be pro-rated based on the number of hours.

2017 56

Twitter, Trump and Renegade Employees On Their Last Day.

HR Capitalist

Stop me when you're heard this one before. . Employee gives notice they're going to leave the company. Company decides whether it's worth it to allow the employee to work the notice they've just given.

2017 25

From Business Analyst to Business Owner

Career Shifters

“I didn't think it was something I could do because I didn't know enough.”. Willow Hearne enjoyed her job, but as her family’s needs changed, so did her priorities.

2017 35

How to Win at Social Recruiting in the Middle East

The Undercover Recruiter

One of LinkedIn’s Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies hails all the way in Dubai, a city that has seen tremendous growth in such a short period time and continues to make great strides in all aspects of modern life.