June, 2021

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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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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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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Change your Buts to Ands for Career Success

Evil HR Lady

I wanted to be a political science professor but I hated doing the research. I wanted to be a political science professor and I hated doing the research and I found a new career that allowed me to do what I loved the most–helping people learn new things.

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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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From PR & Marketing to Furniture

Career Shifters

“I wanted to market something that was tangible, something that I was passionate about, something I had created.”. Richard England wasn't unhappy in his corporate role; he just longed to have his own business, selling his own designs and creations.

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How To Secure High-Demand Software Development Career Opportunities

Jobacle

. High-demand software development career opportunities can be secured in many ways. The development industry offers many paths to work in computer programming, web development and custom applications.

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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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How Wellness Enhances Your Emotional Intelligence

Evil HR Lady

What if you could be a better manager and leader just by taking care of yourself? Certified Health Coach and Yoga Teacher Ophelie Cabanero feels that wellness should be a focus of everyone–but especially leaders.

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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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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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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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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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Manage Leaves of Absence like a Pro

Evil HR Lady

I have a theory: People think using Excel to its full potential means they can run the entire world on this one program. This is a pretty crappy theory, but people insist on trying it–especially when it comes to small businesses and employee management.

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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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9 Great Jobs for Political Science Majors

Jobacle

If you chose to study a subject in college that has an easily identified career path like business or teaching, you were probably asked “What are you going to do with that?” at Thanksgiving for four years. In this aspect, a political science degree is no different than communication or psychology.

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How to Co-Create the Career of Your Dreams

Ms. Career Girl

The Universe has a plan for you! “Advertising has us chasing cars and clothes, working jobs we hate so we can buy s**t we don’t need.” ” Tyler Durden explains in the Fight Club. I bet there have been times when you have felt a similar sentiment.

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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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Your Employee Wants You to Be Vaccinated and You Don’t Want to Be. Now What?

Evil HR Lady

Switzerland is super behind the United States as far as vaccinations are concerned, but I finally got my first dose of the Pfizer vaccine two weeks ago and will have my second dose in two more weeks. This means I will be fully vaccinated when I arrive in the US to do the Winning in HR Tour.

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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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A Basic Guide to Financial Aid for Students

Jobacle

If you are thinking about higher education, or if you have recently decided to enroll in a degree course, then you might now be thinking about the financial implications. . Going to college or university can certainly be expensive.

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Tips for Traveling While Working Remotely

Ms. Career Girl

One of the biggest benefits of working remotely is that it can be done from anywhere! While many remote workers choose to stay home to get their jobs done, that isn’t necessary.

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From Teacher to Funeral Director

Career Shifters

“I was thinking about work all the time, even when I was at home with my family.”. David Moon was struggling to switch off from his demanding work, and it was affecting his home life.

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Your Employees are Fat. Make Your Office Accommodating

Evil HR Lady

People in lockdown gained approximately two pounds per month. Depending on where you live and how complaint you were, you may have put on more than 20 pounds in the past year. And, Americans weren’t exactly trim to begin with. Way back in 2018, 42.2 percent of American adults were obese.

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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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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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That’s one small step for WOMEN, one giant leap for WOMANKIND

Ms. Career Girl

A white man’s world – when taking a look back at the photographs taken of the 1960s Apollo 11 space program you can’t help but notice women are rarely depicted amongst the various images.

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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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Here’s Why You Should Do Background Checks

Evil HR Lady

Do you do a background check on your executive candidates? For whatever reason, we think it’s important to double-check that the kid with fast food experience didn’t lie about his experience.

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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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.

2021 130

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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Training Your Mind to be Thoughtfully Fit: The Power of Pause. Think. Act.

Ms. Career Girl

We’re about halfway through 2021, and odds are, some of our resolutions are feeling a bit neglected. That’s okay! I’ve definitely neglected a resolution or two. The goals we set for ourselves—resolution related or not—can be challenging to keep, let alone achieve.

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