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Business Ideas To Start From The Comfort of Your Own Home

Career Alley

If you are wanting to start a business and work from home, then the thing that can be the struggle is knowing what kind of business to get into. Business Advice New Business work from home

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How LinkedIn’s Resume Assistant Can Negatively Impact Your Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

Personal branding is all about differentiating the unique value you offer the employers you’re targeting. If you want to make headway using LinkedIn to promote your personal brand and value, you create plenty of content to reinforce your brand and what you have to offer. You work hard on this content to make it keyword-rich […]. The post How LinkedIn’s Resume Assistant Can Negatively Impact Your Personal Brand appeared first on Executive Career Brand.

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9 Ideas to Help Spur Your Goals Forward This Year

Career Trend

Are you past the new-year resolution high and ready to dig in for the long haul to a better you, with resolve and commitment? If so, read on for eight ideas to help you spur your new year goals forward. The post 9 Ideas to Help Spur Your Goals Forward This Year appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service. Career Goals executive resumes career advice

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Executive Job Searching is More Than a Perfect Resume

Professional Resume Services

One of the most common misconceptions about an executive job search is thinking a flawless resume will guarantee you a job. It will definitely help your chances if you use one of the top resume writing services to perfect your resume, but there are many more components to a successful job search. The strategy you develop for your search and how you interact with people are two of the biggest pieces of the job searching puzzle, along with your written resume and cover letter.

2018 158

The Perfect Careers For Those With A Keen Intellect

Career Alley

If you consider yourself to have a sharp mind, you might also be keen on ensuring that you use that in your daily work. Career advice Perfect Careers

2018 210

Networking for Introverts

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re an introvert, you probably get nervous every time you walk into a room full of strangers. Add the pressure of networking with potential business contacts and it won’t be long before you’re suffering from sweaty palms, a dry mouth and a churning stomach. Networking for introverts can be terrifying! But it doesn’t have to be like this. By planning ahead and working with your personality, you can transform your next networking event into a positive experience. Here’s how. Make connections.

2018 152

This Is How You Write a Job Description That Candidates Will Actually Read

Evil HR Lady

Job descriptions can often blur into one. Companies are constantly looking for a “motivated and self-directed individual” who can “hit the ground running” in an “exciting and fast-paced environment.”. Reading that, you have no idea if they’re talking about a senior-level finance position or a preschool teacher. It’s not like there’s ever a job description that says a business is seeking a “lazy individual” who “will require extensive training” in a “boring and tedious environment.”.

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Is Working Online a Good Option for You? Five Ideas to Get Started

Career Alley

In this digital age, there are more and more jobs that involve working online. If you are having trouble deciding on a career, perhaps you should consider one of the online working options. Business Advice Self Employed working online

2018 202

5 Small Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

Have you been looking for a new job longer than a month? Longer than three months? Six months or more? Perhaps you can’t quite figure out why you aren’t getting calls for interviews or any responses to the resumes you have been sending to companies. What if the problem is…YOU? Read below to discover ways you may be putting a halt to your new job opportunity—before you even land it! You haven’t updated your resume in over five years.

2018 140

How Soft Skills Can Boost Your Resume in 2018


From writing code to accounting to math, most people spend the bulk of their educational and professional lives perfecting hard (meaning, technical) skills. It’s no wonder then that so many jobseekers give those skills so much real estate when they are writing their resumes. However, soft skills have risen through the ranks to become as important – if not more important – to many employers.

2018 117

APPLE: The Real 2nd (or 3rd) Headquarters Your City Wants.

The HR Capitalist

As you all know, first prize is a Cadillac Eldorado. Anybody wanna see second prize? Second prize's a set of steak knives. Third prize is you're fired. Blake (played by Alec Baldwin) in Glengarry Glen Ross . By now, you know that Amazon is holding a giant RFP/Bake-Off/Contest pitting 20 finalist cities (down from 200+ that originally applied) to determine where a 2nd Headquarters for the company will be located.

2018 114

Your Guide to a Career in Mobile App and Game Development

Career Alley

Today, there are more than five billion smartphone users worldwide. Our everyday lives are now underpinned by the helpfulness of mobile apps to improve our daily efficiency and entertain. Career Opportunities Careers game development mobile apps

2018 202

Being a Solar CEO: What It’s Taught Me About Workplace Energy

Ms. Career Girl

The following post was written and provided by Scott Cramer of Go Solar Group. Go Solar Group is a family-owned, full-service solar company that was founded in Utah after a service mission in Africa, which included experiencing the benefits of installing solar products for orphanages in off-grid communities and providing an additional 3 million hours of study time for Ugandan schoolchildren since its creation.

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My Co-Worker Gave me a $1000 Present

Evil HR Lady

I need some advice on the topics of work appropriate gifts. I work in a large international company, and recently became friends with a male coworker. I am married, and so is he. What is considered an appropriate gift for a coworker? He recently gave me something designer that was over $1000 and it doesn’t make me comfortable at all, and I expressed to him that it doesn’t and I find it inappropriate. I am happily married, and he knows I am.

From Marketing to Horticulture

Career Shifters

“I couldn't see any good in what I was doing.”. Fed up with feeling unfulfilled in her desk job, Louise Mansfield decided to explore her interest in working outdoors. An evening class and a few stints of volunteering later, she's discovered a whole new path. Here's how she's taken a step-by-step approach to finding work she loves

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Do You Have What It Takes To Manage Employees In Your Business?

Career Alley

When it comes to running a business, you need to make sure you’re the right person for the job. If you’re going to manage employees, you can’t let them walk all over you, and you need to make sure they’re going to listen to you. Business Advice Manage Employees

2018 170

The Best Way To Reveal Your “Lightbulb Moment”

Ms. Career Girl

Press Release: New survey reveals the best situation for finding your “lightbulb moment.”. My Own Stationery has conducted a study into the situations in which people feel their most. inspired in the pursuit of better creative thought. Surveying over 100 creative professionals. across the UK, they sought to find out if there were more common situations, such as being. inside or outside, and being with company or alone, which could inspire creativity.

2018 120

What Is Your Pettiest Reason For Being Lukewarm On A Candidate?

The HR Capitalist

I'm asking. You know you have some type of petty thing - that's caused you to rank a candidate lower than they should have been. I'm not talking about bias with a capital "B". I'm talking about bias with a smaller than lower case "b". It's so petty that the "b" in bias is actual two font sizes smaller than the rest of the word. . Mine? I have a hard time with candidates who take me out of my normal messaging environment.

2018 101

How to Handle Stress at Work

Professional Resume Services

A job is one of the top sources for stress among Americans. And since most Americans have a job, most of them will have to deal with stress at some point. Dealing with and managing stress isn’t always easy, but it is possible. In fact, employers will often ask job candidates how they handle stress at work. This isn’t something you generally put in your executive resume biography , but it’s an important component of being successful with a job.

2018 100

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Most people chase success at work, thinking that will make them happy. The truth is that happiness at work will make you successful.” ” – Alexander Kjerulf. Interesting notion. being happy at work will make you successful. It sure helps motivate you to higher accomplishment. It sure makes you more willing to put in extra time and effort to getting done what needs to get done. And one other thing is for sure: people at work would rather be around a happy person than a sour puss.

2018 100

Technology And Kids – Where Is The Balance?

Ms. Career Girl

If you’ve got little ones around the house, you’ve probably asked that question. It’s a valid concern for parents. And while some say the most impressionable years are under age eight, reality is that you’re always teaching your kids habits that will last throughout their lifetimes. In today’s world, technology and kids have become a new addition to parenting challenges.

Amazon to Hire 100,000 without Asking for Salary History. Women Still Hit Hardest.

Evil HR Lady

Like Google, Facebook, and Cisco, Amazon has announced that they will throw out the “tell us your salary history” question in the hopes of eliminating the effects of past discrimination. Several states and cities have adopted legislation that does the same thing. If a job is worth $75,000, and the person can do the job, that person should earn $75,000 regardless of whether the person earned $50,000 before–male or female.

“With No Experience, Nobody’s Interested. Am I Going To Be Stuck Forever?”

Career Shifters

Sarah’s passionate about finding work that helps others. But her confidence fades every time she hears she doesn’t have the right qualifications or background. How do you find hope when you keep hitting dead ends

2018 135

The Darwinian Nature of Candidates Seeking Remote Work.

The HR Capitalist

We've noticed something interesting on the recruiting trail at Kinetix. We're a recruiting company and from time to time, we seek to fill remote-based positions, both for ourselves and our clients. That's not unusual, because I'm sure a lot of you have remote-based roles you have to fill. What's interesting is the way people talk about the expectations of a remote-based role when they're interviewing. .

2018 83

12 Tips for Finding Peace in the Midst of Your Brilliantly Messy Life

Ms. Career Girl

Find the Ms Career Girl article on Kelly’s “Your Messy Brilliance” here. Most of us are taught that perfection is what we should strive for, but one of the most surprising treasures I’ve discovered in my life is how my capacity to be in my mess—the good, the bad, the ugly, and everything in between—leads me to more fully embracing my unique genius, as well as my true passion, purpose, and joy!

2018 111

The HR Policies You Need to Hire and Retain More Female Talent

Evil HR Lady

Author Maz Evans was typing rapidly in an airport when a man saddled up next to her and said what he undoubtedly thought was a compliment—that he’d love to hire her as his secretary. “If If he ever wanted to be mine, he’d already failed the interview,” Maz recounted. Talk about an antiquated stereotype. If you really want to attract and retain more female employees, you have to start by rejecting this kind of Stone-Age thinking.

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Job Search News – January 26, 2018

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE FUN EDITION – – with articles and resources centered around learning so enjoy! I’ve read them, and you can feel free to comment on them in any form you’d like. Leave a message on the “send voicemail” button on your right. I’ll try to keep it short, fresh, and informative. If you have some news I need to know about, tweet me @MarkADyson ! You know somebody’s job search is depicted here . Her moves are unaffected, but obviously the show must go on.

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5 Reasons Why AI Will Never EVER Replace Recruiters

Undercover Recruiter

AI is clearly a hot topic in any recruitment office and has been for some time. With our increasing needs for instant gratification because of social media, how does this impact on the daily culture in recruitment businesses and what does this mean for the future of recruiters. AI is a disruptor and no recruiter. View Article. 5 Reasons Why AI Will Never EVER Replace Recruiters. Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Recruiting AI Empathy human Recruiter Replace

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Five Tips for Marketing A Service Business

Ms. Career Girl

Marketing budgets are flowing in, businesses are analyzing last year’s marketing efforts and now is the time to start ramping up marketing efforts again. The New Year is a pivotal time for most businesses, and the service industry will also start ramping up efforts. A lot of industries tend to see a lull in work during the cold winter months. But when the weather starts to warm, it’s time to get back to work and make sure those bottom lines swell.

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Unf*ckology: A Field Guide to Living with Guts and Confidence

Evil HR Lady

I am not a fan of swear words , so I was going to skip my friend Amy Alkon’s latest book, Unf*ckology: A Field Guide to Living with Guts and Confidence. Alkon and I agree on a lot, even though we are polar opposites in many things. She swears. I don’t. I’m a church-going Mormon.She’s a cultural Jew who’s an atheist. I’m married with kids, and she’s single with a boyfriend.) But we both strongly believe that we are responsible for our own choices.

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Ep 124 – A Fresh Look at Employee Retention & Engagement


As talent continues to be an important focus for your organization. It’s not just all about recruiting talent to your company. It’s’ about retaining them and keeping them being. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. As talent continues to be an important focus for your organization. It’s not just all about recruiting talent to your company.

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What are the Best Ways to Empower Women Working in Recruiting?

Undercover Recruiter

In the last segment of our female recruitment panel, we focus on the topic of empowerment. Specifically asking; How can we continue to allow women to flourish, develop and improve as recruiters? Read on to find out why flexibility, networking, development, support, and environment are key within this: Poonam Mawani Find out what motivates them. Everyone is. View Article. What are the Best Ways to Empower Women Working in Recruiting? Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2018 74

14 Job Search Tips to Master in 2018

Competitive Resumes

If it has been a few years since the last time you went on a job search, you need to know that things have changed. Sure, there’s advice from 2011 that still applies today – for example, networking is still a great idea. That being said, you’ll need to brush up on the latest job search strategies if you want to land a role.

2018 172

Throw Back Saturday: 10 Simple Ways to Get an Employee to Quit

Evil HR Lady

If you have someone you want to get rid of, but you are too wimpy to fire him, there are some things you can do to make him miserable enough to start looking for a new job, just to get the heck out of Dodge. Here are 10 of them: 1. Lower pay. It’s perfectly legal (as long as there’s no contract involved) to lower pay if you announce it in advance (and in writing, in some jurisdictions). So, you can say, “Starting next month, you’ll be making $10,000 less per year!”

2018 122

45+ Motivational Quotes for HR, Recruiting and Leadership


We all need motivation from time to time, and for myself, I have found that sometimes visual quotes and aids are the best way to get me fired up, motivated, and ready to go quickly without a lot of. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR Life hr quotes inspiration leadership quotes quotes workplace quotes

2018 72

What Makes Employees Happy at Work

Undercover Recruiter

Sponsored by Jobbio So much of our lives are taken up with work that at the very least we should be able to derive some pleasure or reward from it. A salary isn’t enough, our jobs should challenge us, motivate us and ultimately contribute to our overall happiness. But what makes people happy at work? View Article. What Makes Employees Happy at Work. Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2018 73

What are the careers in Financial Analysis?

Imarticus Learning

As with every key skill, Financial Analysis opens many doors be it a financial controller on the Buy Side or an Investment Banker on the sell side. Here are the top five career paths for a financial analyst. Private Equity Analyst: A private equity analyst works on the buy side and for a private equity fund like Chrys Capital or Warburg Pincus.

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