March, 2020

4 Incredible Tips To Help You Have Successful Career

Career Alley

For you to succeed in your career, you must know yourself. You should follow your heart and do what you are passionate about. Discover Career Opportunities Successful career

2020 334

No More Gurus – It’s Time To Follow Your Own Truth

Ms. Career Girl

After my mother’s death when I was about to turn thirty, I set out on a path to “find myself” consuming every self-help book and empowerment course I could get my hands on, looking for “the answer.” What was going to fill the hole within me?

2020 257

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

11 Ways to Improve a Healthy Work-Life Balance

Professional Resume Services

Are you getting overwhelmed by workplace stress and the pressure of family and friends? A positive work-life balance can help you create more time for your work and other things in your life. The busier you get, the harder it is for you to prioritize between your work and personal life.

2020 171

I Got Fired in My Dream Last Night, and My Dream Boss Did It Wrong

Evil HR Lady

Do you have stress dreams? They used to be that it was the end of the semester and I’d forgotten about a class and now I was going to flunk it. Or, I couldn’t remember my locker combination.

2020 220

Is Your Career in a Rut?

Jobacle

Not everyone goes through a critical period in their life when they realize they are stuck in a rut, but if you are one of the many that do find themselves in that sobering understanding, the thought can be devastating.

2020 203

Uncertain Times for Job Search: Stay in the Loop Despite the Coronavirus

Executive Career Brand

In these uncertain times for job search, the front page of the New York Times is covered with words we’re all getting used to, but which still make us fearful: COVID-19, Coronavirus, pandemic, outbreak, wartime, shutdowns, working from home, remote work, etc.

2020 140

How to Overcome Career Setbacks

Career Alley

Getting your priorities straight is important when it comes to how you’re going to overcome a career setback. Sometimes, you have to think about your own well being before you start to consider your career. Career Advice career setbacks

2020 290

More Trending

Don’t Let Social Distancing Stall Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

With the recent global pandemic crisis, many of our nation’s businesses, education institutions, and entertainment venues have either lowered or ceased operations completely.

2020 170

Swiss Sunday: Coronavirus Version

Evil HR Lady

Usually, I’d be at church on a Sunday morning, but today I’m home because church meetings have been canceled. The canton recommended it, and our church leaders decided it was a good idea. The federal government prohibited all gatherings of more than 1000 people and recommended no more than 200.

2020 220

“Waterfall Distribution” – What’s That? The Private Equity Pitch to Employees

Sklover Working Wisdom

A Note to Our Readers: At the time we are posting this Newsletter, the world is encountering the multiple tragedies of the coronavirus experience.

2020 130

Executive Job Search Preparation is Hard Work. Accept it!

Executive Career Brand

The Corona virus is impacting all of us in many ways right now. We’re following guidelines to stay healthy and avoid spreading the disease. If you’re job-hunting, you may think you should put it all on hold. Companies aren’t hiring now, right?

2020 140

5 Essential Tools for Small Businesses

Career Alley

Starting a small business doesn’t have to be overwhelming. By using the right tools, you can streamline the process to reduce the workload on yourself and allow you to enjoy the challenge of running your own company. Career Advice Small Business

2020 261

Failure Is a Gift: How Working with Failure Can Become a Personal Best

Ms. Career Girl

Ask anyone who has achieved a significant goal in their life or career, “What fueled your success?” and many people will talk about a moment when they needed to look in the mirror and say, “Well, now what?” Often it is failure to reach a goal that propelled them to their next success.

2020 250

Changing Jobs? Use These Online Tools to Help With Your Resume

Jobacle

Putting together a resume is hard work. But, did you know that the average recruiter only spends 6 seconds reviewing a resume ? How do you make sure your resume gets more time than 6 seconds?

2020 190

Why Your Sick Policy May be Causing Actual Harm

Evil HR Lady

Kathleen Moncrieff is a family physician who spends her time off sewing masks for herself and her colleagues, as there is a global shortage. They aren’t as good the commercially made masks, she admits, but they are better than nothing.

2020 203

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”. – Stephen Covey. In good times and bad, in easy times and difficult, it’s important to keep in mind that so very much of who you are is a product, not primarily of your circumstances, but of your decisions.

2020 130

Working Virtually Amidst Covid-19

Professional Resume Services

Many of us have been working from home for years. Now called a “Virtual” or “Remote” environment, with the global healthcare crisis consuming daily activities, many more of you are getting the opportunity to see that “working from home” isn’t always as glamorous as it seemed when you were working.

2020 130

Is Your Employer Taking The Right Care Of You?

Career Alley

No one should have to work a job where they aren't cared for or appreciated. You should feel valued at your job every single day by both your colleagues and your employer. Career Advice saftey

2020 261

How to Stay Positive No Matter What’s Going On

Ms. Career Girl

We live in challenging times, especially now during the coronavirus pandemic; nevertheless, there are ways to focus on the positive things in life. These powerhouse female authors will help you do just that by shedding light during these dark times.

2020 242

“How Do I Find A New Career, When I’ve Lost My Self-Confidence?”

Career Shifters

Sofia's always thrown herself head first into new challenges. But a meaningless and uninspiring job has chipped away at her confidence, leaving her full of excuses not to change.

2020 186

This Job Candidate Walked Out Before His Interview Started. The Reason Is Instructive for Any Employer

Evil HR Lady

Miguel Olave waited 35 minutes for an interview. Then he walked out. . He was absolutely right to do so. Five minutes, sure. Ten minutes, I’ll even give you a pass. But, when you let a candidate site for 35 minutes without acknowledging him, you’re going to lose that candidate.

2020 203

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Yesterday’s gone, and tomorrow is blind. That’s why I live one day at a time.”. – Willie Nelson. Want a great way to reduce your stress, especially in stressful times? Many of us have found that it surely helps to continually remind ourselves to live life one day at a time.

2020 130

4 Ways to Help Employees Adapt to New Leadership Roles

Professional Resume Services

Adapting to a new role can be difficult for any professional, but add the pressure of new leadership responsibilities, and things get even more complex.

2020 130

Is Teaching Right For You?

Career Alley

Teaching is truly a vocation and something that many people really love to do because it is very rewarding. But before you go out and get your masters of education online, you should consider all of the options that may help you decide whether it is the right career choice for you.

2020 261

How to Walk Away from Something That Isn’t Working for You

Ms. Career Girl

From a young age we are taught to, “Finish what you start.” Keep your eye on the prize.” And, “clean your plate.” What happens when your desires change mid-creation, mid-race or, horror of horrors – mid-meal?

2020 242

Don’t Leave Yet: Three Key Areas To Establish In Your New Business Before You Hand In Your Notice

Jobacle

35% of small business owners are aged between 50 and 59 : they’ve reached a time in life that they’re ready to use the experience and skills they’ve built up in a long career to move towards starting their own business.

2020 172

Working From Home Reality Check: No, Your Employees Aren’t All Doing Yoga and Folding Laundry

Evil HR Lady

People are working at home at record levels–some happily and some not so happily.

2020 200

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“There is a set of advantages that have to do with material resources, and there is a set that have to do with the absence of material resources – and the reason underdogs win as often as they do is that the latter is sometimes every bit the equal of the former.”. – Malcolm Gladwell.

2020 130

Career change and uncertainty: what to do when everything’s up in the air and you don’t have any of the answers

Career Shifters

Feeling groundless and apprehensive? Stuck in survival mode, unable to take action? Natasha shares 6 ways to reduce your panic and take back control in uncertain times

2020 167

Successfully Managing Millennials in Six Words or Less

Career Alley

As a business manager, it's important to recognize the differences, adapt your expectations, and reap the benefits of the enthusiasm and energy that a relatively young workforce has to offer. Career Advice Managing Millennials

2020 261

Covid-19 Pandemic Anxiety – Time For Some Inspiring Reading!

Ms. Career Girl

Just a few months ago, who would have imagined being asked, or required, to embrace social distancing, or shelter at home. The Covid-19 pandemic has changed all of our lives drastically. For some, it’s frustrating. For most of us, it’s brought anxiety and worry.

2020 236

Survival Tips for Parents Who Now Must Work From Home

The Undercover Recruiter

On the afternoon of Friday, 20 March, schools across the UK were ordered to close ‘until further notice’ to slow the spread of the coronavirus pandemic across Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

2020 104

Your Sick Policy Can Make the Corona Outbreak Worse. Here’s What It Should Look Like

Evil HR Lady

“I can’t use more than 3 ‘unscheduled absences’ in 6 months, or it’s a disciplinary ding. I used up my unscheduled days on sick kids, so when I got sick, I had to wear a mask and come in anyway. I ended up doing chest compressions on my patient while I had a fever.”

2020 200

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“I don’t associate with people who blame the world for their problems. You are your problem. You are also your solution.”. – Melissa McCarthy. How simple, how true, how right, how “right on.” You’ve been given the gift of life, and it’s your life to live.

2020 130

From Banking to Psychotherapy

Career Shifters

“I knew that ultimately I would be unfulfilled.”. After being 'distracted' by a different career path for years, Rakhi Chand finally gave herself permission to forge a new path in the field she'd always gravitated towards.

2020 151

Why Does GPA Matter in Getting a Good Job?

Career Alley

GPA matters in getting a good job to an extent. A good GPA will help get you an interviewer and possibly a job, but after that, it all depends on you. Find your Dream Job Good Grades Good Job GPA

2020 261

A Covid-19 Message From The U.K. To Help You Cope

Ms. Career Girl

As we prepare for the next phase of our battle with Covid-19, author Kay Hutchison shares a few thoughts from the UK … Here in the UK we are probably a bit ahead of the US in terms of the scale of the pandemic.

2020 228