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4 Ways to Invest Small Amounts of Capital

Jobacle

Are you intrigued about all the investing opportunities available but wonder whether you have enough capital to get started or even open an account? Fortunately, it doesn’t take deep pockets to invest these days, and there are multiple avenues open to people of limited financial means.

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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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Recognizing Your Resiliency: Female Workers Overcoming the Pandemic’s Impact

Ms. Career Girl

According to the National Women’s Law Center, since February 2020, women have lost over 5.4 million net jobs due to the pandemic crisis. Some women had unemployment insurance to help with living expenses, a partner to assume costs, or they were scrambling to find work.

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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

“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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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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Building Up Real Estate Photography Skills

Ms. Career Girl

As a photographer, your growth opportunities are endless. You can dive into different niches at any time and stretch your creative legs throughout your entire career. But, real estate photography requires some getting used to. Photography is a hugely important part of the real estate industry.

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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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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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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 To Mention Unrelated Work Experience On Your Resume

Career Realism

Many candidates who come to us for resume help have the same question. They have years of professional work experience, but a lot of it isn't relevant to the position they're currently seeking.

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Recruiting Database: How To Choose The Best Software For Your Agency?

Recruit CRM

Storage of recruitment data in hard discs and emails have become as outdated as excel spreadsheets. In fact, what's in vogue nowadays are nothing but central repositories that help manage candidate data. If you ask us what a recruiting database in general is, then here's the answer.

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Lessons from Restaurant Hiring

Evil HR Lady

Last week, Offspring #1 and I had an appointment that ended around noon. We decided to grab some Subway on our way home, and not only could we order food, but we could sit in the actual restaurant and eat it. Just like it was 2019 or something.

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7 Ways to Seamlessly Switch to a Tech Career

Catherines Career Corner

Explore these 7 ways to seamlessly switch to a tech career. One thing is certain, the future of the technology industry is blinding because it is extremely bright.

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Why Purpose-Driven Brands Are Successful

Career Realism

Purpose-driven brands impact profitability, help grow sales, improve brand loyalty, and provide a competitive advantage—all of which are critical for making a difference in the competitive marketplace today.

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Recruit CRM's Recruitment Entrepreneurs Series Ft. Viacheslav Eliseev

Recruit CRM

Currently based in Dubai, Viacheslav Eliseev , a Russian by birth, has been professionally engaged in different fields of collaboration and effective work with Arabic language in a variety of areas for over 17 years.

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Swiss Sunday: An American’s Rebellion Against (the) British (Air)

Evil HR Lady

It’s been three years since I stepped foot on American soil. Unless you count trips to the embassy, which is technically American ground, but it’s more tile than soil.) I’m super excited about my trip to the US this summer.

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The Impact of Addiction on Work and Career

Corn on the Job

We tend to focus on the personal impact of addiction. It takes time and attention away from your family. Your spouse and children feel like you love the bottle of alcohol or the drugs more than them. The addiction consumes money your family needs, too.

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4 Rules Of Exceptional Networking For Executives By Executives

Career Realism

The pandemic accelerated change and, with it, the need for executives to rethink how they nurture their careers in a new business environment where agile, virtually connected, and tech-driven skills are essential to thrive as a leader.

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weekend open thread – July 10-11, 201

Ask a Manager

This post, weekend open thread – July 10-11, 201 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. Here are the rules for the weekend posts.

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Attention NYC Fast Food: At-Will Employment Changes July 4

Evil HR Lady

“You’re fired.” ” Most US employers don’t need a reason to utter those words, but New York City’s new legislation protecting fast-food workers is going into July 4, 2021.

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How To Develop A Brand Purpose

Career Realism

So, where do we start? This article provides three steps you can take to develop your unique brand purpose. Historical Dive If you have an established brand purpose that needs to be updated, do a historical dive of the brand.

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6 Remote-Friendly Companies That Help Pay For Your Vacation

Career Realism

What's even better than lots of paid vacation time? Working for a company that helps pay for your vacation! A recent FlexJobs article highlighted over a dozen remote-friendly companies that help pay for their employees' vacation.

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Good Icebreakers For A Networking Event

Career Realism

After months of saying that you're going to strengthen your professional network, you've finally decided that it's time for the rubber to meet the road and attend a networking event. Getting up and going to a networking event is half the battle.

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11 Ways To Enjoy Summer When You’re Working A Full-Time Job

Career Realism

There you are: sitting on the beach, covered in sunscreen, reading your favorite book, drinking your favorite drink under the cool shade of an umbrella. Life doesn't get any better than this. Suddenly, a door slams, a phone rings, a printer turns on. You jolt back into consciousness.

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my client altered my email to make himself look better, what’s a good job, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my client altered my email to make himself look better, what’s a good job, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s four answers to four questions. Here we go…. My client edited my email before forwarding it, to make himself look better.

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is my girlfriend cheating with her old boss, turning down handshakes, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, is my girlfriend cheating with her old boss, turning down handshakes, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My girlfriend had dinner with her old boss and I’m suspicious about what’s really going on.

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required to jump in the pool to get a day off, recovering from over-sharing, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, required to jump in the pool to get a day off, recovering from over-sharing, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Employees had to jump into the pool to get the holiday off.

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why do interviewers expect you to have already researched their company?

Ask a Manager

This post, why do interviewers expect you to have already researched their company? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: Why do interviewers put so much emphasis on your knowledge not of the role, but of them as a business?

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should I take my Etsy business off my resume?

Ask a Manager

This post, should I take my Etsy business off my resume? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: Up until March of 2020, I worked as a supervisor in the food and beverage industry.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

This post, it’s your Friday good news , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. My husband had been applying for internal jobs at his company for over a year.

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I think my assistant would be better at my job than I am

Ask a Manager

This post, I think my assistant would be better at my job than I am , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I am the director for a semi-independent branch office (about 100 people) of a larger company.

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open thread – July 9-10, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – July 9-10, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school).

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has the last year changed your thinking about what you want to do with your work hours?

Ask a Manager

This post, has the last year changed your thinking about what you want to do with your work hours? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. A reader writes: I’ve been seeing tons of stories lately about the “ great resignation ,” where people are leaving jobs for a variety of reasons (seeking better pay, or better work/life balance, or getting out of the rat race).

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do I need to keep covering a remote employee’s work?

Ask a Manager

This post, do I need to keep covering a remote employee’s work? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: Pre-pandemic, I was often collaborating in-office with a coworker, Alice.

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can I work from a museum or the zoo if I’m remote, how open should I be about retiring really early, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, can I work from a museum or the zoo if I’m remote, how open should I be about retiring really early, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Can I work from a museum or the zoo if I’m remote?

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my employee takes over meetings with endless monologues and no one can get a word in

Ask a Manager

This post, my employee takes over meetings with endless monologues and no one can get a word in , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I have an employee who is a great worker. His attention to detail is impeccable. He puts in the hours needed to get the job done. As for work product, I have zero complaints. The problem comes on conference calls and meetings. For lack of a better description, he has diarrhea of the mouth.

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