June, 2021

Follow Your Dreams to Create the Life You Want – Memoirs of Some that Did Just That

Ms. Career Girl

The pandemic has taught us a lot, but one thing I find most intriguing is that “jobs” are fickle, and we need to find a career that keeps us grounded and able to muscle through life’s ebbs and flows. It is true that if you do something you love, you will never feel like you worked a day in your life.

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3 Reasons Why Your Career Is Important in Life

Jobacle

You might have family and friends telling you that you do not need a career in life. They might say that climbing a career ladder is superficial and that money doesn’t matter. Yes, there are more important things in life and having a career isn’t everything but they’re totally missing the point.

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Is this Insubordination?

Evil HR Lady

I’m an HR manager, and a supervisor made a complaint about another employee. I started an investigation by speaking to the accused on May 14th and looked into video evidence based on the accusations on May 18th. I was not able to find evidence of what the supervisor was stating.

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Email Follow-Up: How To Get Responses and Results

Executive Career Brand

No one seems to be exempt from the email dilemma. Whether you’re job hunting and emailing recruiters and other hiring professionals, or sending business emails, people often don’t get back to you. You’re faced with deciding whether or not to send an email follow-up, or two or three.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it’ll always get you the right ones.” ” – John Lennon. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ].

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How to Break Into the Entertainment Industry

Professional Resume Services

The entertainment industry is a tricky industry to break into. In fact, there’s no one, sure-fire way to get your lucky break. While some become stars in childhood, others don’t begin acting until they’re in their 40’s.

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Want to Live in a Castle? Consider Becoming a Butler!

Ms. Career Girl

You probably have an image of a butler as a graying, stately man, dressed in a tuxedo and looking very formal. But that stereotype is far from accurate. For those up to the task, becoming a butler is a viable career option for women as well as men.

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Overlooking Minor Misconduct Prevents a Safe and Happy Workplace

Evil HR Lady

No workplace is perfect because no human is perfect. Mistakes happen, and some employees will deliberately misbehave if they know there are no consequences. And sometimes, misconduct gets overlooked. The #MeToo movement made employees pay attention to sexual harassment in a way they hadn’t before.

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Beware of Scam Resume Writing Services

Executive Career Brand

Did you land on this post because you searched “resume writing services”? Then your mission is to find the best resume writer for your needs. But you may need help sorting through all the options.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Employees join companies but leave managers.” ” – Brigette Hyacinth. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. Are you considering a move to a new employer? Does it seem to be a great career opportunity?

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Taking Sides Politically: Wrong For Your Company and For You as a Manager of People.

The HR Capitalist

I'll start this post by saying this: I've been on the corner of "no politics at work" way before 2020 happened.

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From Barefoot to Stilettos: FINDING MY YES

Ms. Career Girl

Being an entrepreneur, or as I like to consider myself—a serial entrepreneur, one that has tons of ideas—I have to be a dreamer. I’m a dreamer who starts up a company and goes sailing with it. And then I have another dream. And then, another and another.

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Boost Your Income By Starting Your Own Part-Time Online Business

Jobacle

There are many ways to increase the amount of money you have coming into your household, such as doing overtime at work if it is available or getting a small part-time job like delivering leaflets.

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Naomi Osaka Should Be a Strong ADA Reminder for Employers

Evil HR Lady

Naomi Osaka said she suffers from depression and, as such, she didn’t want to participate in mandatory press conferences during the French Open.

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How Remote Work Can Foster Inclusion and Psychological Safety

The Undercover Recruiter

People success platform leader Glint, part of LinkedIn, has published results on workplace culture that show that remote work is creating more inclusive and psychologically safe workplace experiences. The company’s Head of EMEA People Science tells us more.

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Father’s Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person: he believed in me.”. – Jim Valvano. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. All dads know the truth: being a father is all about giving. This is the day you hope to hear, just this once, “Thanks.”

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Five Questions to Determine if a Potential Boss Will Invest in Growing Your Career

The HR Capitalist

The best candidates don't want a boss or a manager. They want a Career Agent. A boss/manager of people who is a Career Agent is there to get the job done and get business results, but they'll accomplish something very important along the way.

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Three Ways to Fight Zoom Fatigue

Ms. Career Girl

At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, employees were expected to become masters of virtual communication, with zero time to adjust.

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5 Tips for Getting Hired as a Subcontractor in Michigan

Jobacle

If you work in the construction industry, getting hired as a subcontractor is a fantastic way to grow your business. As a subcontractor, you’ll reap the benefits of paying work without having to navigate the project management process. .

The REAL HR Show: Returning to Work: Is Your Culture Going to Be The Same

Evil HR Lady

The post The REAL HR Show: Returning to Work: Is Your Culture Going to Be The Same appeared first on Evil HR Lady. The REAL HR show

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From Teaching to Data Analysis

Career Shifters

“I felt exhausted, drained, and on edge.”. Lee Delaney's work left him with no energy left for his home life, but he didn't know why. So, he took some time to step back and understand more about who he was.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” ” – Judy Garland. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. A real truth uttered by a truly unique individual.

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Geriatric Millennials: The Next Generation Slice That's Supposed to Change the World.

The HR Capitalist

On episode 66 of The HR Famous Podcast , long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett, Jessica Lee and me (KD) come together to discuss the topic of whether geriatric millennials are coming to save the world or not! Move to minute 21:00 to dig into the topic of geriatric millennials.

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Women Rarely Negotiate for Higher Salaries – Here’s How to Start Asking

Ms. Career Girl

It’s hard enough being your own advocate—even more so advocating for yourself in a space that has historically discouraged it. It’s no secret that women’s paychecks have generally been slimmer than their male counterparts’.

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Building Your Foundations As A Stock Trader

Jobacle

Despite challenge after challenge, the stock market continues to flourish. Even a weak jobs report couldn’t cut the current growth of the market, the New York Times noting record highs across many key stock trackers.

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5 tips on making workplaces LGBTQ inclusive

Evil HR Lady

Adding a rainbow filter over your company’s logo may seem to be enough to indicate that your organization is LGBTQ inclusive. Still, outward appearances don’t always translate into daily policy and practice.

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From Scientist to Digital Marketing Consultant

Career Shifters

“It felt like I was going through the motions, rather than actively enjoying my career.”. Stuck in a job where opportunity felt scarce and office politics were rife, Patrick Wareing focused instead on progressing a personal hobby project.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“When music speaks, everybody understands.” ” – Paolo Petrocelli. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. If there is one universal language, one voice that resonates to all, and one thing that soothes all souls, it is music.

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Remembering Facebook vs Google+: The Value of the Rally BHAG.

The HR Capitalist

There's a lot of hate heading Facebook's way these days.

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We Need to Talk About Children’s Mental Health

Ms. Career Girl

How many times have you found yourself in a situation when you just needed a break? Our lives often feel like a constant source of challenges, as we juggle between work, raising children, having a healthy relationship with our partner, and finding some time for ourselves.

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The Future Of HR: How Can Digital Technology Change HR’s structure

Jobacle

Digital technology has transformed various aspects of our lives; therefore, it is inevitable that it will significantly impact the structure of Human Resources.

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What You Need to Know About HR Advocacy

Evil HR Lady

1 hour of Business HRCI (pending) credit and 1 hour of SHRM credit. Wednesday, June 30th at 2 pm CT. Description: Learn how HR advocacy impacts your workforce and the world of work.

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From Tech Start-up to Own Business

Career Shifters

“Helping the rich get richer just wasn't doing it for me.”. Frustrated that she needed a service which didn't exist, Olivia Spaethe set out to create it, finding a new career in the process.

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4 Tips for Turning a Job Rejection Into Career Success

The Undercover Recruiter

Have you ever applied for a job but weren’t hired? Few people could answer “no” to this question.

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How Has the Recruitment Process Changed in the New ‘Virtual’ World?

Undercover Recruiter

It is fair to say that 2020 shook recruitment (along with most other sectors) to its core. Accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic, changes to the recruitment industry that were expected to take years have happened in mere months.

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Leaders are People, Not Job Titles

Ms. Career Girl

Lead with your whole self. Team leader. Manager. Director. Chief Marketing Officer. Do you introduce yourself with your job title? Beware! If your job title is your identity, you’re leaving your best leadership qualities at the door. Each of us is a complex, multifaceted, interesting person.

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8 Signs You Need To Re-Think Goal Setting

Jobacle

The world is competitive and getting more so. If you are not using every asset you have effectively then you are going to be at a disadvantage, with people often being the best and most expensive asset you have. . Do the math! Every full-time employee is going to have about 1,700 hours to offer.

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