August, 2021

How Not to Communicate in Business

Jobacle

Communication is a critical skill for anyone in any business setting. It doesn’t matter whether you aspire to grow your own corporate empire or you are happy working as an employee; if you can’t communicate effectively with those around you, you won’t find any sort of success.

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How Choosing the Right Colors Can Help You Thrive

Ms. Career Girl

When I first started running my company; The Film Festival Doctor, I was working extremely long hours, which consisted of 16-hour days, seven days a week and surviving on five hours of sleep each night.

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How to Re-Enter the Workforce After An Absence

Executive Career Brand

Have you taken a career break and you’re now ready to re-enter the workforce, but not sure how to navigate it all? Many people take a career break, for various reasons: You’ve been a stay-at-home parent, but the kids are now old enough for you to go back to work outside the home.

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How I Fell Back In Love With My Job + My Clients

Career Trend

It’s been a journey, this path to falling in love again. Immersion in my business for the past 20+ years has been exciting. Building relationships, acquiring clients and crafting a portfolio of content has been rewarding.

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Here’s When Your Vaccinated Employees Need a Mask

Evil HR Lady

When the CDC issued new guidance saying that some vaccinated people need to resume wearing masks in some situations, you may have hoped the the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) would come out with clear, unambiguous guidelines.

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1-to-1 Business Introductions: There Are Rules, You Animals

The HR Capitalist

Most people don't worry about having to do business introductions. I'd say that for 90% of the world, introducing someone to a person inside your network for the express purpose of mutual gain isn't a thing. For 10% of us (myself included), the requests come on a weekly basis.

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Abilities and Skills to Practice for PLI Test

Jobacle

. PLI testing is a method small to large organizations use when onboarding employees to get to know the applicants a bit better.

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More Trending

From Education to Law

Career Shifters

“My work misery was my last thought as I went to sleep and my first thought as I woke up.”. Nick Hunt had grown sick of hearing himself tell friends and family how unhappy he was. But once he took his small action towards making a change, the pieces slotted into place surprisingly quickly.

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We’re pleased to offer another new “Model Memo”:

Sklover Working Wisdom

Request for an Exemption from Covid 19 Vaccination Requirement based on Medical Reasons (Also includes Suggested Accommodations, and Sample Letter of Support from your Physician). If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ].

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5 recruitment and retention strategies that actually work

Evil HR Lady

The Great Resignation continues to march on through American businesses and will most likely strike your business. However, the hope is that you can use this to recruit fabulous new people while focusing on retaining your top talent at the same time.

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HR Capitalist Chart - The Assessment Profile of a High Performing Recruiter.

The HR Capitalist

Hiring Recruiters is Hard - This Makes it Easier. When it comes to Talent Acquisition, there's one thing that can sneak up on TA and HR leaders - hiring recruiters for your own team.

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5 Crucial Tips for Creating and Formatting Your Resume

Jobacle

When creating and formatting a resume, you need to make sure that the final product is not only polished but also professional. Those who do not achieve this with their resumes might not even have a chance of any hiring manager having a second look at their job application documents.

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Four Productivity Secrets to Help Students -or Anyone- Get More Done

Ms. Career Girl

As a student, your attention gets pulled in a million directions: homework and exams for your classes, meetings for student organizations, applying to jobs or internships, making new friends, exercise, family, sleep… the list goes on and on. On top of that, staying focused is hard.

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How To Retrain For A New Career Without Breaking The Bank

Career Shifters

Retraining to make a career change can be a daunting task, but it doesn't have to derail your finances. We talk to three people who made their shifts while still paying the bills

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Anyone can give up; it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone would expect you to fall apart, that’s true strength.” ” – Chris Bradford. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ].

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Step by Step Guide to Mandating Vaccines in the Workplace

Evil HR Lady

Deciding to require Covid-19 vaccines for all your employees isn’t an easy thing to do.

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COVID Vaccine Incentives/Penalties for Leaders, Ranked by Harshness.

The HR Capitalist

We're just going to shut everything down for two to three weeks, and we'll be good. Everyone, late March 2020. --. In a pandemic, wouldn't it be cool to say, "I don't know?". Masks, distancing, hybrid school, vaccines and more. The reasonable position on all of it is that most of it makes sense.

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Interesting Reasons to Start Wearing Glasses in the Office

Jobacle

People wear glasses for all sorts of reasons, naturally, their vision may need correction or perhaps they simply prefer wearing frames to contact lenses. Whatever the reason, people who wear glasses at work often feel like they’re at an advantage over their co-workers.

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Ways to Strengthen Your IoT Cybersecurity

Ms. Career Girl

IoT security is the practice to keep your IoT systems safe and helps you get assurance of the integrity, availability, and confidentiality of your IoT solution. Moreover, today companies use IoT security tools to stay protected from threats and breaches.

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From Investment Banking to Travel

Career Shifters

“I could feel myself starting to check out.”. Jen Tenzer was hurtling towards a 'forever career' she wasn't sure she wanted. A retreat gave her time and space she needed for clarity to emerge, and also unlocked a way out that she hadn't seriously considered before. Here's her story

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“I’m in shape. Round is a shape.” ” – George Carlin. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. Whether young or old, working or not, slim or something else, there is no better time than now to move that body of yours.

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Swiss Satur–errr, Thursday: Driving

Evil HR Lady

After a glorious month in the United States of America, we arrived back in Switzerland yesterday, where we ate everything, saw tons of relatives and friends, and drove, drove, and drove.

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Taking a Step Back: How to Apply for a Job When You’re Overqualified

The Undercover Recruiter

We’ve all heard the saying – sometimes you need to take a step back to take several steps forward.

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What Should You Include in a Payroll Record?

Jobacle

Payroll records are essential documents in any commercial setting. They capture a lot of information concerning the payment of workers. As an employer, you will find yourself following a specific guideline by the government on how to proceed with payroll recording.

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The Mommy bind…again, forever?

Ms. Career Girl

One of the two toughest life lessons I ever learned was that motherhood, as a role, is not easily delegated. The other was that bias is at work everywhere, be it class, race, sex or economic situation.

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From Department Head to Freelance Consultant

Career Shifters

“I wanted to do more than just working ten hours a day and giving up weekends.”. Christos Papaioannou's career was hurtling along a trajectory he wasn't entirely sure he'd chosen, not to mention moving further away from the causes he cared about.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.” ” – Michael Altshuler. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. Whether at work or at play, if you’re engaged in what you are doing, time goes by in a flash. The days, the weeks, and the years.

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The Good Doctor and ADA

Evil HR Lady

Caution: This post contains spoilers for seasons 1 and 2. So, don’t continue reading if you are going to be angry that I’m giving out spoilers. The Good Doctor is my new show. I like medical dramas, even though they are utterly ridiculous.

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How to Succeed at Work, Post-Pandemic  

The Undercover Recruiter

Since March 2020, a lot has changed within our workplaces and teams. You may be permanently working in your home office, or your team may have changed its size or makeup. Even your role may have been adapted to survive the pandemic.

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3 Tips to Save Money in Your New Business

Jobacle

Regardless of whether you are just starting your business or have been doing it for some time, there are always savings to be made. However, some areas where savings can be achieved can have other benefits for your business as well.

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Marketing With Instagram: 5 Hacks To Improve Your Engagement

Ms. Career Girl

Having a strong following is important for marketing with Instagram, but it’s not the only thing to consider. When you’re planning your Instagram marketing campaign , you’ll also want to include goals for engagement, click through rate and sales coming from Instagram.

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From IT to Teaching

Career Shifters

“I constantly felt this need for change.”. Most of Rohit Nibariya's friends and family didn't support his career change plans. But nonetheless, he persevered, transitioning not just to a completely new field, but also an entirely different country.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“For fast-acting relief, try slowing down.” ” – Lily Tomlin. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. Gosh, even cats and dogs sometimes get too tired to act, well, like cats and dogs. It’s mid-August. Let’s all follow their example.

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How to Take Care of Employees Affected by Hurricane Ida

Evil HR Lady

Hurricane Ida has fortunately been downgraded to “just” a tropical storm , but that doesn’t mean she hasn’t done damage and won’t continue to do damage.

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5 Major Reasons Why Agency Recruiters Should Sign Up For Recruit CRM's ATS

Recruit CRM

There's no doubt in the fact that Recruit CRM has the power suit to help your recruitment agency grow by optimising the hiring process. From sourcing candidates, maintaining client and candidate relationships to resume parsing, we are doing it all for you.

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Understanding Mandatory Overtime Laws

Jobacle

Some people feel happy when they hear the word “overtime” at their job. If their boss offers them overtime, and they need money at that moment, it might seem borderline miraculous that they can put in some additional hours, thereby padding their paycheck.

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7 Ways Female Entrepreneurs Can Do Self-Promotion Right

Ms. Career Girl

For some business owners, particularly women and minority entrepreneurs, highlighting personal success in front of others can be a challenge. 76% of women say they struggle with self-promotion, and women are said to be eight times less likely than men to negotiate a salary.

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