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What Should I Be Adding To My LinkedIn Profile?

Professional Resume Services

Ever wonder if you are putting the *right* information on your LinkedIn profile? This is a common question I hear, “I don’t know if this or that should be on there” or “I wasn’t sure so I just downloaded/copy/pasted my whole resume to my profile.”

2020 164

Why Personal Development Books May Not Lead to Your Success

Ms. Career Girl

What if this whole time we had it all wrong? What if everything was backwards and nothing was what it appears to be? Have you ever felt like you are broken, and something must be intrinsically wrong with you? Do you find yourself in a constant state of judgement thinking you cannot do or be enough?

2020 163

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4 Reasons to Engage in the Beauty Industry

Career Alley

Starting a career in the beauty industry will be very challenging as it involves extensive planning and is a grueling process. However, the truth is everything will be worth the effort, and here are the reasons why. Discover Career Opportunities beauty industry

2020 153

The Importance of Cover Letters: Experts Weigh In

Executive Career Brand

The importance of cover letters continues to be debated among job search experts and job seekers alike. We question whether they have any impact at all. or whether they are even read. First a little history.

2020 135

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.”. – Vince Lombardi. I like this quote because it points to both the futility and the utility of seeking perfection. Of doing your very best, and letting go when you do.

2020 130

Why Corporate Results Are a Matter of Personal Style

Ms. Career Girl

To thrive in this female-driven consumer world, female leaders should be at the forefront of all strategic decisions. These leaders need to have more than just a seat at the table.

2020 153

5 Tips on How to Master Juggling a Full-Time Job With Business School

Career Alley

There’s a bit of a ‘Catch-22’ situation that many recent graduates are finding themselves in today. They need to continue their education in order to […]. Career Advice Business School

2020 153

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Your Biggest Career Change Nemesis (And How To Defeat It)

Career Shifters

You're stuck in your search for work you love. You want nothing more than to wake up excited every morning, but there's something getting in the way. What is it? Natasha suggests your biggest career change adversary might be closer than you think, and offers her insights on how to overcome it

2020 165

How Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Affected My Self Esteem

Ms. Career Girl

When people think of sexual harassment, they think about egregious behavior (I mean it has to be egregious to be valid, right?) exhibited by men at work. Then they often wonder if the woman is lying or exaggerating and nowadays, we hear a lot about the lack of due process for the accused.

2020 153

Tips When Considering A Career Change

Career Alley

A change in your career back can be exciting and something you might want to do in your life once or twice. Not everyone does it because it can be quite a jump to go from one career path to another. Here are some tips when considering a career change in life. Find your Dream Job Career Change

2020 141

Job Security Secret: “It’s a pebble. not a mountain.”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Job Security Secret: “It’s a pebble. not a mountain.”. Employers look for this attitude, and do all they can to retain those with it. A few months back, I learned that I need a surgery, one that would require only a single night in the hospital. Still, some nights I fretted about it, and about the recovery period, too. A few days ago, I bumped into a friend who also needs a surgery, but his is for brain cancer.

2020 100

From Child Protection to Art Therapy

Career Shifters

“I felt depressed and anxious. Some days I didn't feel like going to work at all.”. Liz Fairfax wanted to make a positive difference in children's lives, but she couldn't do that where she was. An inspiring talk gave her an idea for a new career and set her down a path of retraining.

2020 133

Office Politics: Overcome The Office Shark

Ms. Career Girl

Politics Again. Jeanine locked her office door and let her smile collapse. She was so angry! Ambushed again, by that jerk Pat. Why did Pat have to undermine everything she did? They were on the same team!

2020 153

How to Land the Job of Your Dreams

Career Alley

If you are lucky enough to land the job of your dreams, take the opportunity to network and build up relationships with people. This will help you in your probation interviews. Discover Career Opportunities Dream job

2020 141

How to Break into the Event Management Industry

Jobacle

The field of event management is very vast and vivid. While most people assume that the work is strictly limited to weddings and such events, there is a lot more to it. In case you are interested in pursuing a career in this sector, here are some important things that you need to know. .

2020 130

Coronavirus May Already Be Affecting Your Business

Evil HR Lady

You don’t work in China. Your customers aren’t in China. So, the Coronavirus isn’t affecting your business. Or, so we’d like to think. But, Coronavirus seems to be making everything it touches sick–including small businesses. As of this morning, Coronavirus has killed 362 people, including one in the Philippines, and sickened 17,000. It sounds terrifying, which it is.

2020 128

Cards Against Humanity Buys Small Company, Makes It Employee-Owned.

HR Capitalist

Interesting pull from the news for you today with a little Capitalist analysis. You've heard of Cards Against Humanity. Have you heard of a acqui-hire? It goes a little something like this: ac·qui·hire. /?akwi?h?r/. noun: acqui-hire.

2020 69

State And Federal Employment Laws: Know Your Rights When You Work Across States

Career Alley

One of the biggest employment scuffles of our time is the introduction of AB5, a Californian law that hopes to stabilize the gig economy. The hope […]. Discover Career Opportunities Moving for a job

2020 141

Should you pursue an MBA in maritime and shipping management?

Jobacle

Do you like spending time at sea? Do you imagine being in a ship able to feast your eyes on the expanse of the great blue sea? Do you abhor working in a conventional corporate setup and would love a career that allows you a lot of flexibility and work satisfaction?

2020 130

Corporate Jargon that We Love to Hear

Evil HR Lady

There are plenty of things your coworkers say that drive you up the wall. There are plenty of things that you say that drive your coworkers up the wall. But, it turns out there are some corporate phrases–jargon that people like to hear. Who knew? I mean, we all knew we liked to say it, but we don’t want other people saying it. (I I swear if one more person says they have an “ask” for me, I won’t be able to control myself.).

2020 124

HR CAPITALIST DOWNLOAD: Building Your Culture Through Great Recruiting Practices.

HR Capitalist

Most of my readers at the Capitalist are interesting in building the right type of culture inside their organizations, which is a worthy goal. . But if there’s one thing we’ve learned in the RPO recruiting world at Kinetix, it’s that “company culture” is hard to define.

2020 69

How to Write an Effective Job Transfer Letter

Career Alley

There are many reasons why you may want to request a job transfer within your organization. An effective job transfer letter communicates your willingness for a transfer better than a conversation or an email. Career Advice Job Letter Transfer Letter

2020 141

What do you need to study to become a project manager?

Jobacle

Behind every successful project in the corporate world, you can find a committed project manager. Project managers are responsible for the planning, scheduling, budgeting, execution, and timely completion of their projects and in charge of handling the employees involved in the project.

2020 130

my boss tapes people’s mouths shut during meetings

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I recently started my first “real” job in a small office (eight people). We have strategy meetings every morning for about 30-45 minutes. My boss is REALLY intolerant of bad ideas.

2020 85

SUPER BOWL BIG THOUGHT: We Expect the Great Leaders to be in a Bunker, Not Domesticated.

HR Capitalist

Leadership is a funny thing in many ways. . For example, the better leader you are, the more you get stereotyped, and those stereotypes usually involve: --Crazy work ethic. Never seen them weak. Always distant enough to make tough calls, or willing to make those calls. Uber competitive.

2020 69

Why Social Anxiety May be Stopping Gen-Z Employees Making Friends

The Undercover Recruiter

As an employer, it’s vital that you do everything within your power to maximize both employee productivity and job satisfaction. According to new research, encouraging friendships within your workforce could hold the key to unlocking these two factors and creating a positive working environment.

2020 77

Going it alone? A checklist for those thinking of self-employment

Jobacle

“Choose a job you love, and you’ll never work a day in your life.” ” This oft-recited mantra sums up why many of us who feel constrained in 9-5 jobs find the prospect of freelance life so appealing.

2020 130

What is a Senior Title?

The Corporate Con/noisseur

What is a Senior Title? Many large organizations employ differing layers of management and seniority titles. This is done to create a coherent sense of organizational hierarchy, with clear set roles and responsibilities. Many users and readers often wonder and ask, “what is a senior title?”

2020 52

Eight Tips for Introverts to Deal with Christmas Parties Over the Festive Period

Career Advice Guy

Typically, there are two types of people in the workplace, Introverts and Extrovert. Extroverts are often described as sociable, enthusiastic, friendly. Read More. The post Eight Tips for Introverts to Deal with Christmas Parties Over the Festive Period appeared first on The Career Advice Guy.

2020 52

Tips to Make Travel Look Good on Your Resume

The Undercover Recruiter

As the world becomes more and more interconnected and companies begin to branch out to various markets and cultures, the demand for certain soft skills only someone who has traveled possesses, increases in the job market.

2020 70

after I asked for a raise, my boss told me I buy too much coffee

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: In August, I made the decision to begin a job search. After spending seven years with the same organization, I felt it was time for me to leave when it became increasingly clear that I would not get promoted, partially due to a lack of movement within the organization and partially because according to my boss, we did not have the money to give me a promotion (where I work, raises are tied to promotions).

2020 67

5 Advantages to Using an Office Chair Mat

The Corporate Con/noisseur

5 Advantages to Using an Office Chair Mat. Office chair mats are one of the most important additions and elements in any home or work office. While the appeal of an office chair mat is in the aesthetic that it provides, they also provide a slew of practical benefits.

2020 52

The crazy lengths companies will go to hire and retain high-level women

Penelope Trunk

Companies that have both men and women in high-level positions see improvements in productivity, innovation, safety, and profitability. Yet the number of women with jobs at the top is still decreasing.

2020 65

Educating Your Organization on the Importance of Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

If your organization hasn’t yet grasped the importance of employer brand (or views it as just another marketing campaign), it’s time for a shift in perspective. Tammy Myrick is Director of Marketing, People, and Culture at Cone Health.

2020 66

my employee lied about meeting with a client — to take a nap

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I caught my employee skipping work to nap at home when she said she was meeting with a potential client. It was total happenstance — I happened to meet the potential client at a social event that night. When I asked my employee the next day why the potential client had no idea who I was or what our company did, the truth came out: she hadn’t met with anyone, she’d gone home to take a break and a nap.

2020 61

Ways to Improve Your College Resume

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Ways to Improve Your College Resume. As you begin to near the end of your college career, you may be thinking about which jobs, industries, or careers you would like to apply to.

2020 52

Time-Saving Ways to Stay Up to Date on Market Trends

Water Cooler Wisdom

Business success today depends on understanding, in real time, what your customers need and what types of competitive strategies are the most effective. After all, there’s nothing worse than spending precious resources launching a new product or service that ultimately flops in the marketplace. Fortunately, advancing technology makes it possible to conduct competitive market research more rapidly than in the past.

2020 40