August, 2018

It’s Never Too Late to Get an Education or Create a Career Plan

Career Alley

Have you always dreamed of completing your degree or getting an advanced degree? Have you ever said, “If only I were younger I would get that degree?”. Launch your Career Career Plan

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7 LinkedIn Things You Should Do. But Probably Don’t

Executive Career Brand

Whether you’re using LinkedIn for executive job search. or career management. or building business, you should want to make it work optimally for you. I review lots of LinkedIn profiles every day, and see some things that still baffle me. People put things on their profiles that don’t belong […]. The post 7 LinkedIn Things You Should Do. But Probably Don’t appeared first on Executive Career Brand. Executive Job Search LinkedIn personal branding

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Creating Your Own Brand Image

Ms. Career Girl

I believe in both miracles and destiny, but in the end, we make our own reality. Creating a memorable brand image doesn’t happen just by deciding it’s a good idea. There’s a lot of work to do…it’s a process that will take time. So why should you bother? Here’s why: To know who you are and be valued for it, to attract what you want, to become more attractive to others, to inspire confidence, to walk your path with integrity, and to distinguish yourself in whatever field you have chosen.

2018 196

Stress Relief at Work With Walking Meditation

Jobacle

Guided meditation of any type is not a cure-all. Only people with something to sell will tell you that a meditation walk will help you be free of all tension. It can, however, dramatically improve the quality of life. Guided walking meditation is a great tool to have available in your office arsenal to put out some fires. Here are the basics so you can get started today. PICK A ROUTE.

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Preview: My Personal Branding Session at Lake Texoma, Texas

Career Trend

My Personal Branding Session at Lake Texoma, Texas It may seem that work-life blend is a mystical dream, A fantasy that inspirers use to elevate self esteem. It may be that residing in a rural lake town, Creates images of someone living in a perpetual hoedown. Or, it could be that merging one’s executive career […]. The post Preview: My Personal Branding Session at Lake Texoma, Texas appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

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Feeling Distracted? Follow These Easy Productivity Tips

Professional Resume Services

Distractions are always plentiful, no matter where you work or what you do. Sometimes distractions can get to the point where your work day has ended and you realize you hardly got anything done. This is a real problem today, especially with the technology we have available to us. If your productivity takes a significant dip, then you may have to work with executive resume writing services pretty soon to help you find a new job.

2018 140

5 Hot Careers in the Hearing Industry

Career Alley

In recent years, there have been many advances in hearing aid technology. This has allowed individuals with hearing loss the opportunity to go about their […]. Discover Career Opportunities Hot Careers

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Six Tips For Working From Home

Ms. Career Girl

In today’s mobile world, nearly 50% of Americans say they spend at least some time working from home or working remotely. While working from the comfort of your own haven may sound cush, it’s imperative to create a routine and environment that promote productivity and draw clear lines between where work and play take place. Shay Onorio, president and cofounder of DC Metro based digital branding agency Red Thinking, runs an entirely remote company by design.

3 Questions To Ask Yourself When 'What Should I Do?' Isn't Working

Career Shifters

Tired of searching endlessly for ‘your thing’ and coming up empty-handed? Unable to make progress until you know what your future career should be? Sometimes a change in focus can reveal a whole host of new possibilities. Natasha shares three powerfully simple questions to get you re-inspired and able to take action on your shift

2018 176

Welcoming Generation Z to the Workforce

Jobacle

The mid-90s might feel like just yesterday, but believe it or not, those who were just starting to crawl during this period are now already mature enough to be granted adult status. That’s right, the older members of Generation Z – broadly defined as the cohort born from around 1996 onwards (although there’s little agreement on precise dates) – have finished up their studies and are, as we speak, busy entering the workforce in droves.

2018 116

Sorry, HR, You Don’t Get Any Friends at Work

Evil HR Lady

I like people. I like helping people. I like having people over to my house for dinner. In fact, just last night I had Kate Bischoff and her kids over for dinner. Kate’s a work colleague and a friend. It was fabulous. But, if you’re an HR person, you absolutely, positively, should not have people in your client groups over for dinner. If you answer yes to any of the following questions about someone at work, you should never build a friendship with them.

2018 159

Going It Alone – Starting Your Own Business

Career Alley

Have you ever thought of having your own business? It is not as scary as it might seem – so long as you go about it the right way, take advice and be prepared to work at it. Launch your Career New Business Your Business

2018 193

In Memoriam: John McCain

Sklover Working Wisdom

“It was not the man who was great, but the man’s passion to serve a purpose greater than himself.”. – Jack McCain. His Son. I cannot say more than others are today saying about John McCain. I will only say that he was someone about whom you could say to your children “That is a person you should try to be like.”. 2018 Alan L. Sklover. All Rights Reserved and Strictly Enforced

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Managing Gossip and Bullying In The Office

Ms. Career Girl

It’s a sad fact that bullying doesn’t go away once you’re out of high school. According to a survey from the Workplace Bullying Institute, 60.4% of American were affected by workplace bullying. 2017 Workplace Bullying Institute US Survey ). You may ask, what does bullying have to do with gossip in the office? While it may feel like idol chitchat, gossip is actually bullying dressed up as “information sharing.” How do you know when the conversation crosses over to gossip?

2018 186

From Nursing to Own Charity

Career Shifters

“My gut was screaming at me, ‘You have to do this.’”. Holly Penalver had always written off humanitarian work as a pipe dream. But when she saw a problem that needed fixing in the sector, she couldn't resist the challenge. Here, she shares why it's been a long and difficult transition, and why she can't imagine doing anything else

2018 160

Helpful Tips For Landing Your Dream Job

Jobacle

Did you realize that only 30 percent of Americans claim to be working their dream job? If you are trying to branch out and pursue your passions, then having an adequate plan is a must. While you may be working a job you don’t necessarily like, there is always room for change. Instead of completely quitting your existing job, you need to hang on to it until something better comes along. If you are attempting to land your dream job, then here are some of the things you need to consider.

2018 116

Just When You Thought Team Building Couldn’t Get Worse, Here Comes Cuddle a Co-Worker

Evil HR Lady

Team building events can be good , mediocre, and bad, but until yesterday I hadn’t heard of one that I found completely horrifying. Joanna Holman tweeted this: I think I’ve found the world’s single worst workplace team building activity: Compulsory co-worker cuddling sessions in special tents. There’s even multiple cuddling positions, including some for conflict resolution. This will haunt me [link] (cc. AskAManager ). Joanna Holman (@joannamuses) August 18, 2018.

Three Ways Machine Learning Has Changed the Recruitment Process Forever

Career Alley

Over the years and with the ever-growing businesses, recruiting new talents has been a time consuming and tiresome exercise. Talk about the sift through a sea of resumes with an aim of finding the right candidate for a vacancy in your business. Isn’t it discouraging? Find your Dream Job Recruitment

2018 193

In Memoriam: John McCain

Sklover Working Wisdom

“It was not the man who was great, but the man’s passion to serve a purpose greater than himself.”. – Jack McCain. His Son. I cannot say more than others are today saying about John McCain. I will only say that he was someone about whom you could say to your children “That is a person you should try to be like.”. 2018 Alan L. Sklover. All Rights Reserved and Strictly Enforced

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How to write a powerful one page resume (5 tips)

Ms. Career Girl

Hundreds of people a day ask Google the most common resume question: “How long should it be?” There’s no one-size-fits-all answer. You wouldn’t use the same resume to apply to be a VP of Finance at a Fortune 500 company as you would to make sandwiches somewhere. But for people with under 10 years of experience, one page is almost always all you need. At that point, adding more pages is probably a waste of time.

2018 176

From Corporate Life to Portfolio Career

Career Shifters

“I felt I was letting my employer down by not going back.”. Vicki Weinberg had had a tough year; when the time came to return to work, she simply wasn't ready. So, she decided to create the flexible work setup she needed, though little did she know she'd end up with three different strands to her career. Here's her story

2018 151

How to Deal With a Bully Boss

Jobacle

You’ve just started a great job, but you find yourself dealing with a bully boss. What do you do? You don’t want to lose the job, but you deserve to be treated better. Don’t worry. You’re not powerless. Learn how to deal with this type of boss and get the respect you deserve. Realize It’s Not You. The first step is to realize it’s not you. Many employees blame themselves. The truth is a bully boss doesn’t target you because you’re a bad employee. They’re just bad bosses.

2018 111

The hidden scars of a job loss affect people years after the event

Cube Rules

Sometimes, the best thing is to get laid off. It, of course, is tumultuous, chaos, stressful, and oftentimes, maddening. In the long run, however, a layoff can help you define yourself, what you want to do and who you want to work for. But, as John Maynard Keynes noted: “In the long run, we’re all […]. The post The hidden scars of a job loss affect people years after the event appeared first on Cube Rules. Cube Rules Commentary

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How to use Poker Skills to meet your Career Goals

Career Alley

The glitz and glamour of the poker lifestyle is such that you might not realise the various skills and attributes a successful poker player needs […]. Launch your Career Career Goals

2018 193

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“If wool shrinks when you wash it, why don’t sheep get smaller when it rains?” ” – Unknown. We’re now in the last week of August. What most of us consider summertime is soon to come to an end. Here’s a silly little quote, but one that might, just might, give you a little laugh. If it doesn’t meet with your approval, hey, sorry about that; you might be working too hard. I’m off to the beach. This quote was sent to us by Sandy B. of Petaluma, California.

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Seven Tips To Help You Launch Your New Business

Ms. Career Girl

When starting a business, begin with the basics – follow your dreams and do what you love. But it takes more than just a dream, it takes patience and passion, along with courageous action and determination. My experience in creating a modern Dream Pets inspired by R. Dakin’s iconic Dream Pets of the 1960s has shown me that success comes to those who persevere. Here are my tips to turn your passion project into a successful business. Don’t Be Afraid To Be Your Own Boss.

2018 159

Can Organizations Lead by Darth Vader/Nick Saban Thrive When Leaders Retire?

The HR Capitalist

Short post today. I'm interested in the longevity of performance when a dynamic individual leader either leaves or simply GTDTTKDT. GTDTTKDT - Gets Too Damn Tired To Keep Doing This. GTDTTKDT happens at the end of a dynamic leader's career. A good example is Nick Saban, who is the head coach and let's face it, the CEO of the University of Alabama football program. He hasn't got GTDTTKDT yet, but if he stays around too long, it will happen.

2018 98

7 Not-So-Subtle Signs You’re Wasting Your Time in the Wrong Job

Jobacle

. It started as a small thought that you casually brushed off, but now the sensation is beginning to feel overwhelming: Are you wasting your time at this job? Sometimes, it’s impossible for us to see what is so clear to everyone else. If you have a sneaking suspicion that you are in the wrong job, here are some signs to bolster your resolve to find a position that is bigger and better. You Dream of Working Elsewhere.

2018 109

How Unconscious Bias Almost Killed My Friend

Evil HR Lady

My friend Leesha almost died due to unconscious bias against obese women when her doctors dismissed her extremely high blood pressure as simply nerves for being in the hospital. Leesha went to see her doctor, complaining of shortness of breath and tachycardia (an abnormally high heart rate). She also has a history of blood clots (due to a genetic disorder) that have almost killed her multiple times.

2018 131

5 Ways Treasure Hunts Help Improve Workplace Teams

Career Alley

A great job is one where the company you work for values every person who works for it; one where the employer does all they can to encourage a happy workplace and facilitate career development. Discover Career Opportunities teamwork

2018 182

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“If wool shrinks when you wash it, why don’t sheep get smaller when it rains?” ” – Unknown. We’re now in the last week of August. What most of us consider summertime is soon to come to an end. Here’s a silly little quote, but one that might, just might, give you a little laugh. If it doesn’t meet with your approval, hey, sorry about that; you might be working too hard. I’m off to the beach. This quote was sent to us by Sandy B. of Petaluma, California.

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7 Great New Books To Celebrate National Women’s Equality Day

Ms. Career Girl

Every day is a chance to celebrate women and promote equality for females everywhere, but we’re taking time out of our day this year to celebrate National Women’s Equality Day with these new books about strong women, written by fearless females. Fighting for their dreams and taking control of their lives, these inspirational reads are perfect for the occasion. The Subway Girls by Susie Orman Schnall.

2018 160

When Employees Challenge Others to Step Up or Get Out.

The HR Capitalist

The Cleveland Browns (pro football) are bad. HBO has a show called "Hard Knocks", which embeds cameras at a training camp of one team each year. This year, they are on campus with the Browns. The hope, of course, is that the organizational dumpster fire that is the Cleveland Browns will provide notable moments. Look, kids! The Browns are doing it to themselves! Those lovable losers!! Good news - Hard Knocks at the Browns started us off with a notable human capital moment.

2018 97

A Look at Health Care Professions

Jobacle

One of the strongest areas of job growth in our economy is in health professions. The many different careers associated with taking care of our sick and injured, as well as working in preventive care, present many opportunities to someone who is thinking about a new career. Yet many people underestimate the size and range of these careers, thinking that they encompass doctors and nurses, and little else.

Cost-Effective Growth: Let Big Data Do Your Heavy Lifting

Evil HR Lady

When your business grows, it can be exciting but also expensive. If you maximize big data, however, you can have the best of both worlds: cost-effective growth. Data has always been out there, but until recently it’s been too difficult to pull it all together. Thanks to advances in data aggregation technology, you can now fully leverage data to help your expansion easier and less expensive.

2018 130

Protect Your Career Properly With These Awesome Hints

Career Alley

Looking after your career is so important, and you need to be sure you are making the right decisions even at a young age. There are so many things to keep in mind these days that it is essential that you look at what you can do to improve career prospects. Discover Career Opportunities Careers

2018 182

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“There are times when being strong is the only option.” ” – Adam Scythe. At work and elsewhere, sometimes what is happening to you, and going on around you, seem so very painful and hard to endure. You can cry, you can run and you can hide. But far more often than not, none of those measures will really help, because the problem is there when you “return.”

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