July, 2021

Five Ways Career Women Can Maintain Mental Health on the Job

Ms. Career Girl

The last time you sat down for a haircut, you were likely feeling relaxed and ready to share your latest life updates with your trusted stylist, but did you ever take a moment to consider how they might be feeling?

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Finding It Difficult To Handle A Remote Team? Here’s Where It Could Be Going Wrong

Jobacle

A lot of managers found themselves in unfamiliar territory when the pandemic hit. They had never handled a remote team and were now forced to do it without any option. This meant learning a lot of new things and unlearning traditional management styles.

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HR People Cannot Afford to Say Stupid Things on Social Media

Evil HR Lady

Social media is fun. I’m a heavy user. But, as an HR person, I have to remember that what I say on Facebook or Twitter can affect me professionally. While I will tell HR people to ignore employees’ social media posts, I will tell them to monitor their own posts.

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The Big Lie of Microsoft Office Tracking Your Work-Life Balance/Wellbeing.

The HR Capitalist

"You don't know me, son!". David Goggins. I'll start with a shout out to the benefits of tracking my s**t everywhere on the web. I don't mind it. I like when Google knows based on the time of day where I'm going and tells me how long it's going take to get there.

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How To Talk About Your Career Change (When You’re Still Working It Out)

Career Shifters

When you're making a career change, it can feel uncomfortable (and difficult) to answer questions about it – whether that's from friends, family, or people who have the power to help you. But is there a way to take back control of the conversation?

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better.” ” – Abraham Lincoln. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. At work, as elsewhere, it is so very hard to understand others, particularly others we don’t “like.”

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A Formula for Success: Always Stay a Student

Ms. Career Girl

Back in the day, when a young college graduate would be interviewing for an entry-level job with a big corporation, a favorite question from an interviewer would often be: “Where do you see yourself in five or 10 years?”.

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Sometimes you have to ignore problems

Evil HR Lady

Ignoring problems is a tradition as old as time and generally not the advice people give you. You’re supposed to face your problems head-on! Don’t ignore them! Solve them! However, that’s not always something you can do.

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GHOSTING BY CANDIDATES: It Sucks, So Let's Make it Happen Early

The HR Capitalist

Post-Covid. Summer of 2021. The tour you wish you didn't have a ticket for. You thought the market would be employer driven coming off of 14% unemployment. You (we) were wrong. Here we are. The recruiters, the HR pros, the talent leaders.

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From Event Management to Art

Career Shifters

“I’d been given a gift for a reason; hiding it away was sacrilege.”. T Allen knew she needed more room at work to grow, but she was scared of the unknown. Then, circumstances intervened and gave her the push she needed.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“When you start to develop your powers of empathy and imagination, the whole world opens up to you.” ” – Susan Sarandon. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ].

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Having Passion and Purpose in the Work You Do Is Everything

Ms. Career Girl

Having passion and purpose in the work you do is everything. It allows you to make a positive impact in the world, feel fulfilled and potentially build a legacy.

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5 Top Custom Software Programming Languages

Jobacle

. There are many top custom software programming languages. Custom software development is a rapidly growing industry. New programming methodologies, languages and frameworks are constantly being introduced.

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If You Want a Successful Business, Fight Age Discrimination Today

Evil HR Lady

Diversity and Inclusion are hot terms in business today, but companies often focus on race only. What about age? I receive many emails from readers asking about their working situation, and iff my inbox is any indication, age discrimination is widespread.

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Career Change Can Happen at Any Time…Will YOU Be Ready?

Professional Resume Services

Recently, I was speaking with a client who was eager to get out of the industry she had worked in for 20+ years to follow her dreams of becoming an Interior Design/Home Improvement/House Flipping professional.

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From Marketing to Mental Health

Career Shifters

“My passion was slowly waning. It was difficult to motivate myself.”. Monica Myrie's enthusiasm for her work plummeted amid a repeating cycle of lack of recognition and reward. Determined not to get stuck in work she no longer had any interest for, she decided to retrain.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Do It Anyway” If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. People are often unreasonable, irrational and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Be kind anyway.

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Finding Support for Women in Business & Leadership

Ms. Career Girl

According to a Harvard Business Review report , more women in leadership roles were rated by their peers, their bosses, their direct reports, and their other associates as better overall leaders than their male counterparts — and the higher the level, the wider that gap grows.

2021 207

How to Make the Right Executive Hire

Undercover Recruiter

Last year, many executives opted for early retirement when COVID-19 hit. Others were let go by their companies due to perceived redundancy in roles or the need for financial cutbacks.

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I worked while on vacation. Do I get my vacation time back?

Evil HR Lady

I have a few questions regarding vacation time for exempt employees. I recently submitted 40 hours of vacation time that my boss approved. During my vacation, I received a lot of requests for various tasks that my boss needed. He sent requests via email, texts, and on Teams.

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Crafting an EVP That Serves Multiple Brands

The Undercover Recruiter

Some employer brand leaders know how difficult it can be to unify an entire brand under one employer value proposition. That’s the challenge LexisNexis Risk Solutions Group (RSG) faced in 2020.

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From Advertising to Entrepreneurship

Career Shifters

“I felt that what I’d been doing was vapid. I wanted to do something real.”. Mat Kemp's fast-paced career was sucking him into an unhealthy lifestyle. While it was exciting, it also felt empty.

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“The expert in anything was once a beginner.” ” – Helen Hayes. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. At work and elsewhere, it’s wonderful to observe and work with an expert, someone who is fully versed and deeply experienced in a particular field.

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Tips for Reopening Your Office After COVID-19

Ms. Career Girl

Back in 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic forced many businesses across all industries to close their doors to stop the deadly virus’s spread.

2021 207

3 Reasons Why Recruiters Should Invest in Marketing Automation

Undercover Recruiter

When the world is extremely busy online, ensuring that a carefully crafted piece of email content doesn’t end up straight in a candidate’s ‘delete’ folder, should be a high priority for a recruitment agency’s marketing department.

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I got the new responsibilites but not the title and pay

Evil HR Lady

I was given (after training for it) additional duties and a promotion. However, I am told that the raise and title for that promotion take 9 months to be applied, with the justification to make sure you can do the job.

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Overcoming Burnout as a Recruiter

The Undercover Recruiter

Burnout is no joke. It’s an extreme state of exhaustion that can manifest as demotivation, anxiety/stress or feeling overwhelmed. Unsurprisingly, the rates of burnout have risen exponentially since the beginning of the pandemic.

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“How Do I Silence The Negative Self-talk That’s Keeping Me Stuck?”

Career Shifters

After years of working in a toxic environment, Ruby’s started to believe the inner voice that says she isn’t good enough for anything else. How do you begin the career you’ve been dreaming about, when you’ve convinced yourself that you haven’t got what it takes to succeed

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Independence Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

“The bravest things we do in our lives are usually known only to ourselves.”. – Peggy Noonan. You might not have thought about it, but Lady Liberty always stands by herself. The quest to be free, and to help others be free, is first and foremost an internal quest.

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Twitter Users Share The Most Inspirational Women Shaping Business

Ms. Career Girl

Today, we are seeing more women-owned businesses and more female investors than ever before, with 114% more women entrepreneurs than there were 20 years ago. Women-owned businesses in the US are generating $1.8

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Recruit CRM's Recruitment Entrepreneurs Series Ft. Yvette Rautenbach

Recruit CRM

Currently based in South Africa, Yvette Rautenbach , the Founder and CEO of AdoGreen Africa talks about how her interest in psychology and the dynamics of conversations recruiters had with their candidates in her Central London office, helped her understand all about recruitment.

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Do You Ever Wish Managers Would Listen to HR?

Evil HR Lady

Have you ever had the following experience as an HR person? You see a problem forming on the horizon. You research the correct response. You sit down with the leadership team and say, “We need to do X.” ” 3. Everyone ignores you. They do Y. Or they do nothing.

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?? How To Show You’re Using LinkedIn To Find a Job

JobMob

Your LinkedIn connections can only help you find a job if they know you're looking for one. Photo by Lesly Juarez. Every so often, I like to browse through my LinkedIn connections to see who's looking for a job, and then reach out to see how their job search is going.

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How To Prepare for an Interview: A Guide

Corn on the Job

Getting ready for an interview can be a daunting task. There are many things to do, and it’s hard to know where to start! In this blog post, you will explore some of the most critical steps you should take before your interview.

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6 Ways Volunteering Can Boost Your Career

Career Realism

It's always a good thing to give back. Whether it's doing hands-on service with a group like Habitat for Humanity or assisting in the back office of a local non-profit, there are benefits beyond money that come from volunteering.

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How An Outplacement Service Helps Employees Recover After A Sudden Job Loss

Ms. Career Girl

No one wants to lose their job. But in an increasingly uncertain world, layoffs and redundancies can happen to anyone.

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15+ Inspiring Recruiting Quotes That'll Motivate You To Hire The Right Way

Recruit CRM

Believe it or not, recruiters too need some major inspiration every now and then and our folks at Recruit CRM makes it clear that you turn nowhere else but here. Our team has handpicked some of the best recruiting quotes from HR managers and staffing industry experts from all over the world.

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