Sat.Jul 01, 2017 - Fri.Jul 07, 2017

Salary Negotiation – Your Bottom Line

Career Alley

There are not too many people who think they are overpaid. Human nature is to think you worth more than you are being paid (and maybe you are). Salaries negoitiate your job offer Salary

What job offer to choose? These tips will help you to make the right decision!

Ms. Career Girl

Finding the best job for yourself can be really challenging, as there is so much to consider (salary, location, firm`s policy) and think about over each matter. It`s good to have a job offer from the one company you really like, but if you don`t have a certain organization in mind, you may be facing the luxury of dealing with multiple job offers.

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Just a Reminder: Express Gratitude At Work Today

Sklover Working Wisdom

Every once in a while, we take a moment to remind you of perhaps the easiest, yet most effective, way of to gain an important kind of leverage at work: being a person who expresses gratitude to managers, colleagues and subordinates. Not false gratitude, but real gratitude, for the little things, the big things, and all the things in between, that people do that is kind, helpful and supportive. Hey, even regarding your least favorite person at work: be grateful he or she is not even worse!

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Best Face Forward: 9 Tips for the In-Person Interview

Jobacle

Contributed by LiveCareer. You’ve made it past the first few hurdles—the resume vetting, the phone and video interviews—and now you’ve landed a face-to-face job interview. How do you clear this next hurdle and stand out from your competitors to cross the finish line and land the job offer of your dreams? The following tips can help you best the competition. Set the Clock. Most recruiters will offer you a few scheduling options, so select a time when you are at your most charming and alert.

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Job Search Marketing Toolkit – Networking

Career Alley

There are a number of ways you can leverage your network without calling people as the first step (although this is not a bad way to start). Networking Job Search Toolkit

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College Loans Simplified: Strategies to Stop Sweating Over Your Student Debt

Ms. Career Girl

Decades ago, a diploma meant future opportunity. Today’s news often points to the fact that going to college means accruing debt. It’s a blow to those who wish for higher education and a brighter future. Student loans help bridge the gap between goals and reality. But rather than sweat student debt, here’s how to pay it off without breaking your back. Know and Plan for the Grace Period. A grace period is the time between graduation and the first payment.

2017 133

Does A “Summer Break” Apply to Your Job Search Efforts?

Professional Resume Services

School’s out for summer… but what about your job search? Just because many executives and high-level employees go on summer vacation doesn’t mean you can take a summer break on your job search. One of the mistakes many job seekers make is thinking companies don’t hire in the summer, which simply isn’t true. Companies are always going through resumes and cover letters to find the most qualified candidates throughout the year.

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5 Links for Job Search Networking with Friends, Family and Colleagues

Career Alley

Networking is not only about who you know (friends, family and colleagues), it's also about who knows who you know (if that makes any sense). Networking Social Media

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What You Always Need to Bring to a Job Interview

Ms. Career Girl

After searching for the right job on LinkedIn and slaving over every detail of your resume, you have finally landed an interview for a great job. Job interviews can be nerve wrecking, but preparation is the key to feeling confident and ready for any quirky question the interviewer may ask. The night before your job interview, be sure that you prepare by picking out your outfit and mapping out the directions for how to get to the location where your job interview will be held.

2017 133

Is This Time Theft?

Evil HR Lady

I have a question which hopefully you can answer this before I make a mistake and argue my point. I work as a paramedic which I work on an ambulance and with a partner. We just received a memo stating if for any reason our partner didn’t show up to work we would not be paid until we had a partner to work with. They are calling it “Theft of Time” and state it is the same as stealing money from the company.

2017 147

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. When my mother was a child, she arrived in New York harbor on a boat, and she no doubt saw Lady Liberty standing there, all by herself. At that moment, I’m certain my mother felt less alone.

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The Best Ways to Handle Your Career Switch

Professional Resume Services

If you’re thinking of switching to a brand new career, these tips can help you get started! Switching careers is never easy. When you have years of experience in a certain industry and want to make a switch, just think about how much more competition you’ll have. However, sometimes a career switch is necessary from a personal and professional perspective.

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Be Confident: Smile and Say Thank You!

Ms. Career Girl

Lucinda is an excellent marketer, confident in her abilities. She knows her products, her market, her customers and her competition incredibly well. She’s creative and energetic, with a passion for her products that shows in everything she does. Lucinda is quite successful. She wins office awards for brand performance, and publicly thanked by managers and peers. But Lucinda hates the public recognition. Because she hates saying thank you!

2017 132

The Key to Managing People You Don’t Like

Evil HR Lady

When you get promoted to a managerial position, you don’t automatically gain managerial skills that allow you to easily treat people fairly. You’re still the same person you were the day before, and let’s face that—that probably means you don’t like everyone equally. In fact, you may have direct reports that you really can’t stand. How are you supposed to treat those people fairly when everything they do makes you cringe?

2017 133

From Desk-bound to Free-range

Career Shifters

"I normally have a lot of motivation, but it was steadily diminishing being sat at the same desk every day.". Now, Alex Wallace is running a creative business he's passionate about. Here's what he learned about avoiding burnout, networking, and mapping out a successful career change

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Infuse Your Career and Life with Empowering Options

Competitive Resumes

The first fundamental step to infuse your career with a surge of career options is good work. Taking control of your career not only requires strategic branding but also means making your work visible. Without good work, it’s hard to frame success to any employer, recruiter, or network. You make a case to your next employer by what you accomplish. Your work is the only evidence to say you did the job well.

2017 125

The Non-Hippy’s Guide to Workplace Mindfulness

Ms. Career Girl

Say the word “mindfulness” and many people will picture chakra beads and tie-dye, alongside an Instagram account filled with Mahatma Gandhi quotes and yoga poses in front of waterfalls. When you’re less “spiritual vegan” and more “kebab with Blind Date ”, it’s easy to dismiss mindfulness as the exclusive domain of people who can tell their chi from their chai latte. But you’d be wrong to do so. The world we live in is hectic, busy and streaming constant information at us.

2017 127

Yes, a Reporter Got Kicked Out of Congress for a Sleeveless Shirt. Can We Stop the Whining?

Evil HR Lady

CBS News reports that a “young female reporter” was not allowed into the speaker’s lobby, which is outside the House Chamber in the Capitol because her shirt was sleeveless. “Apparently, the coverage of women’s toes and shoulders is important business for the current House leader,” whined Jezebel writer Stassa Edwards. Reporter K Tully McManus , confirmed this event on Twitter : “This is real.

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“My Job's Not Right, But At Least It's Safe. How Do I Find The Courage To Make A Leap?”

Career Shifters

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The One Reason I Have Deleted Your Connection Request and Employers Won’t Hire You

Competitive Resumes

I understand why employers won’t hire you. Lots of connection requests. So little tolerance for ignorance. It doesn’t make any sense. I’m not a superstar, but I love to write, hack, reimagine, help, consult, and “let my freak flag fly.” ” I get a lot of requests for job search advice, and I feel obligated to answer most of them. I understand why employers won’t hire you. Let me explain. I denied your connection request. I don’t know who you are.

2017 109

How to Start Your Very Own Website

Ms. Career Girl

Websites have revolutionized the way we shop for things, as well as how we consume information on a regular basis. Most people don’t realize that you don’t need to be inherently tech savvy to run your own blog or online store. To successfully launch a website, just follow the steps below: Pick a domain name. The very first step to take is to come up with a domain name for your brand or company. Your domain name is the address that people can type into their browser to access your website.

2017 106

What Are the Benefits of a Diverse Workplace?

The Undercover Recruiter

There are lots of arguments about whether it makes a difference whether your workplace is diverse enough. If it doesn’t affect their ability to do the job, does it matter what race, religion or sexuality your employees are? There is however the argument that people like to see a reflection of themselves in a company. View Article. What Are the Benefits of a Diverse Workplace? Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

Work Life Balance Makes Your Employees Happier and Business More Successful

Workology

Work life balance is the most sought after abstraction in the business world. Everyone’s constantly looking for ways to stabilise their work/play routine so that it’s not just a lucky day. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Executive HR Leadership company culture motivation work life balance

2017 72

Stop Worrying Recruiters: A.I Will Help You, Not Hurt You

Undercover Recruiter

Artificial Intelligence is here, and it’s here to stay. The general outlook has been gloomy, especially when it comes to the safety of our jobs. The stats really are scary. PwC (2017) estimates that 38% of U.S. jobs could be lost to automation in the next 15 years, and 30% of existing jobs in the. View Article. Stop Worrying Recruiters: A.I Will Help You, Not Hurt You. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2017 66

How to Talk About Money in a New Relationship

Ms. Career Girl

There’s nothing that can ruin a new relationship faster than bringing up the topic of finances. When we first meet someone new, everything about them seems amazing. We love their hair, their laugh, their attitude, their car, their sense of humor, their shirt, their apartment, their dog, their sister. We love everything. But then as the relationship starts to move toward being more serious, the topic of money can put a damper on things.

2017 106

4 Ways Apps are Increasing Productivity at Work

The Undercover Recruiter

You might have heard of the slogan ‘There’s an app for that’, one used (and now trademarked) by Apple in 2009 during a series of TV ads they ran to promote the multiplicity of apps available on their ever-popular App store. Well this slogan is especially true to productivity in your workplace. Whether you want to. View Article. 4 Ways Apps are Increasing Productivity at Work. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2017 70

Social Geo-Targeting Is Your New Recruiting Secret Sauce

Workology

I’m the master sauce maker whether it’s ketchup, barbecue or a nice hollandaise I can make a sauce like nobody’s business. Your sauce is the secret to elevating your meal or dish. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Recruiting Sourcing geo-fencing geo-recruiting-georecruiting geo-targeting social recruiting

2017 65

5 Things to Look for in a Great Resume Template

Undercover Recruiter

When they apply for a job, the majority of applicants use a template to design their resume, rather than building one from scratch. Some templates are good enough to land an excellent job because they expertly showcase your skills. But there are thousands of templates, both online and in your Word program. How do you. View Article. 5 Things to Look for in a Great Resume Template. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2017 64

Showering Isn’t Enough. You Need To Add This To Your Routine

Ms. Career Girl

Have you noticed how easy it is to get stuck in a routine? Maybe you hop in the shower right before bed. Or you may be the type that just can’t get started without a shower first thing in the morning. Either way, it’s probably become a mostly habitual routine just as much as brushing your teeth. But there are some things you can easily add to your bathing rituals that are not only good for your body. They make you feel great, too!

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The Unusual Team-Building Methods of Famous Bosses

The Undercover Recruiter

For many of us, the phrase ‘team building’ will conjure up ideas of building straw structures to resemble bridges, thinking up an ‘interesting’ fact about ourselves or performing trust falls. While these activities may be traditional team building methods, today’s workforce are open to a much wider variety of activities which have just as effective. View Article. The Unusual Team-Building Methods of Famous Bosses. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2017 65

HR Innovation in the Digital World

Workology

How do you go about innovating new solutions within your organisation (or the organisations you work with)? Recently I’ve had some great discussions on this issue, as the impact of global ways of. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Human Resources Leadership Social Media innovation social media

2017 64

The Recruiter’s Life in Emojis

Undercover Recruiter

When the Barclay Jones team go into a recruiter’s sales floor it’s often a scene filled with faces akin to emojis – terror, ecstasy, disgust! The emoji came from Japan in the late 1990s and would you believe that World Emoji Day is coming up on 17 July. Why 17 July, well it seems that. View Article. The Recruiter’s Life in Emojis. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog. Recruiting #worldemojiday Barclay Jones Emoji translator emojis Recruiters

2017 64

Skills Your Employer Wishes You Had

Ms. Career Girl

These days it feels like you have to be a one-trick pony to even get an interview, let alone secure a well-paying job. However, this might not be as true as you think. Just as we need to learn to work smarter, not harder. We might also need to learn which skills are more important to demonstrate to a prospective employer. No matter which job’s you’re applying for, there are some skills that are going to be valuable to all employers, and these are the skills you need to develop. Technical.

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The Essentials of an Excellent Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

What’s in the secret sauce to developing a great employer brand? To find out what the ingredients are, we sat down with Adam Glassman, the Recruitment Strategies Manager at Alorica; a global customer service BPO with over 100,000 employees in 16 countries around the world. For a full summary keep reading below and remember to subscribe to the Employer Branding Podcast. View Article. The Essentials of an Excellent Employer Brand.

2017 65

The Key To Retention Is Care

Workology

What motivates workers to seek a new job and what makes them want to stay? The answer is deceptively simple. Workers want companies to provide them with fair compensation and benefits, workplace. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR company culture employee recognition retention

2017 59

8 Reasons Short-term Hiring Could Boost Your Business

Undercover Recruiter

The summer months tend to see annual leave requests flood in as people plan trips abroad, staycations and childcare during the school holidays. However well-planned, coordinated (and well-deserved!) staff holidays are, employers can still be concerned about keeping everything on track and ensuring productivity doesn’t drop. One solution to this is to recruit temporary staff. View Article. 8 Reasons Short-term Hiring Could Boost Your Business.

2017 57

How Extra Curricular Activities Will Boost Your CV

Ms. Career Girl

The perfect CV should do one thing: make a potential employer sit up and take notice. But it’s not all about selling yourself in terms of your academic qualifications or work experience. Instead, managing directors – in almost every industry – will want to learn a little about you, too: what makes you tick and what doesn’t? You can get this across in all sorts of ways, with your personal statement being a vital section of your CV.

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