Sat.Jun 12, 2021 - Fri.Jun 18, 2021

Want to Live in a Castle? Consider Becoming a Butler!

Ms. Career Girl

You probably have an image of a butler as a graying, stately man, dressed in a tuxedo and looking very formal. But that stereotype is far from accurate. For those up to the task, becoming a butler is a viable career option for women as well as men.

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Beware of Scam Resume Writing Services

Executive Career Brand

Did you land on this post because you searched “resume writing services”? Then your mission is to find the best resume writer for your needs. But you may need help sorting through all the options.

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5 Tips for Getting Hired as a Subcontractor in Michigan

Jobacle

If you work in the construction industry, getting hired as a subcontractor is a fantastic way to grow your business. As a subcontractor, you’ll reap the benefits of paying work without having to navigate the project management process. .

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” ” – Judy Garland. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. A real truth uttered by a truly unique individual.

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From Barefoot to Stilettos: FINDING MY YES

Ms. Career Girl

Being an entrepreneur, or as I like to consider myself—a serial entrepreneur, one that has tons of ideas—I have to be a dreamer. I’m a dreamer who starts up a company and goes sailing with it. And then I have another dream. And then, another and another.

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Manage Leaves of Absence like a Pro

Evil HR Lady

I have a theory: People think using Excel to its full potential means they can run the entire world on this one program. This is a pretty crappy theory, but people insist on trying it–especially when it comes to small businesses and employee management.

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Building Your Foundations As A Stock Trader

Jobacle

Despite challenge after challenge, the stock market continues to flourish. Even a weak jobs report couldn’t cut the current growth of the market, the New York Times noting record highs across many key stock trackers.

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How to Leverage Talent in the YOLO Economy

Ms. Career Girl

The pandemic changed everything overnight, including the way skilled millennials want to work.

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Your Employees are Fat. Make Your Office Accommodating

Evil HR Lady

People in lockdown gained approximately two pounds per month. Depending on where you live and how complaint you were, you may have put on more than 20 pounds in the past year. And, Americans weren’t exactly trim to begin with. Way back in 2018, 42.2 percent of American adults were obese.

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The Future Of HR: How Can Digital Technology Change HR’s structure

Jobacle

Digital technology has transformed various aspects of our lives; therefore, it is inevitable that it will significantly impact the structure of Human Resources.

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Remembering Facebook vs Google+: The Value of the Rally BHAG.

The HR Capitalist

There's a lot of hate heading Facebook's way these days.

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Tips for Traveling While Working Remotely

Ms. Career Girl

One of the biggest benefits of working remotely is that it can be done from anywhere! While many remote workers choose to stay home to get their jobs done, that isn’t necessary.

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Amazon Takes the Human out of HR and It Doesn’t Go Well

Evil HR Lady

“ 98 percent of everything’s going great — people are having the right experiences,” said Amazon HR leader Ofori Agboka. That sounds amazing. A lot of us would be thrilled to have 98 percent of things going great in our lives, but when it comes from Amazon, a company with 1.3

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From PR & Marketing to Furniture

Career Shifters

“I wanted to market something that was tangible, something that I was passionate about, something I had created.”. Richard England wasn't unhappy in his corporate role; he just longed to have his own business, selling his own designs and creations.

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How Employers Can Maximize Engagement and Productivity for a Hybrid Workforce

The Undercover Recruiter

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, non-essential employees across the U.S. have adjusted to working from home on a full-time basis. As companies plan for an eventual return to “normalcy,” many are navigating how to reintroduce their workforce to an office setting.

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How upskilling on goal setting has helped me manage growth during COVID

Ms. Career Girl

My experience of strategy and goal setting, like most people in business, was informal and on-the-job as opposed to having professional training and coaching. It’s also one of those areas where I assumed common sense would be a good guide.

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Write The Best Job Descriptions In 7 Easy Steps | Free Templates

Recruit CRM

A job description (JD) is the first impression you're creating on a potential candidate. The key to writing a perfect job description includes— inclusivity, defeating explicit and implicit bias, engaging and prompting the candidate to take immediate action.

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“How Do I Avoid Being Seen As A Fickle Job Hopper?”

Career Shifters

Sam recently left a career he’d been working in for ten years to try something new – but it wasn’t the dream move he’d hoped for. How do you plan a brand-new shift into work you’ll love, when your last attempt didn’t work out, and you're scared of being seen as a flake

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Everyone Can Have Good Brand Positioning

Water Cooler Wisdom

Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management professor Philip Kotler made a career breaking down brand management into its component parts. His 2003 book  Marketing Management  defines brand positioning as the act of designing the company’s offering and image to occupy a distinctive place in the mind of the target market. Brand  Brand positioning is at the intersection of brand and product, and business owners must focus on both.

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10 Ways To Condense Your Resume Without Losing Value

Career Realism

In a culture dominated by short posts, videos, and other content on social media, we all face enormous pressure to communicate ever more briefly. When it comes to resumes, recent trends have lowered preferred lengths to two to three pages.

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Recruit CRM's Recruitment Entrepreneurs Series Ft. Ryan Pitcher

Recruit CRM

Ryan Pitcher , Co-Founder and Managing Director of Experts in Recruitment has a wealth of experience in Business Development and Business Turnaround.

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Top Tips for Enhancing Your Farming Efficiency

Corn on the Job

Has your farming business recently found itself in somewhat of a rut? Have adverse weather conditions or a sudden lack of produce demand adversely affected your profit turnover?

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remember the manager who wouldn’t let her best employee attend her own graduation?

Ask a Manager

This post, remember the manager who wouldn’t let her best employee attend her own graduation? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Remember the letter-writer whose best employee quit on the spot because she wouldn’t let her go to her college graduation ?

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Nailing Your Career Change Post-Pandemic

Career Realism

Making a career change before the COVID-19 pandemic was hard enough. So, how can professionals successfully change careers in the post-pandemic world, now faced with new obstacles, challenges, and never-before-seen workplace and cultural changes? It all comes down to your job search strategy.

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How To Answer The "What Makes You Unique?" Interview Question

Career Realism

For some, the job interview question, "What makes you unique?" can stop you in your tracks. You know you have the qualifications and the skills to do the job, but how are you supposed to know how you're different from anyone else? The answer is: you don't have to know.

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4 Ways To Upgrade Your LinkedIn Presence

Career Realism

LinkedIn can be an extremely valuable resource to your job search if you know how to use it properly.

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3 Biggest Red Flags To Watch Out For In A Hybrid Workplace

Career Realism

Many companies are now allowing their employees to work from home after the COVID-19 pandemic forced a large portion of the workforce to work remotely and adjust to doing their jobs outside of the office.

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4 Advantages Internal Candidates Have Over You (And What You Can Do About It)

Career Realism

Finally. You've found the job of your dreams at an amazing company. This is the kind of job you're going to be bragging about for months if you get it. It's perfect for you. So, you giddily apply. You send in your resume and cover letter, and eagerly await a response from the employer.

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it’s time to close the life insurance gender gap

Ask a Manager

This post, it’s time to close the life insurance gender gap , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. And now a word from a sponsor… You probably know about the gender pay gap – but did you know there’s a gender gap on life insurance too?

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how can we get older members of our field to stop complimenting women on their appearances?

Ask a Manager

This post, how can we get older members of our field to stop complimenting women on their appearances? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question.

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manager keeps talking about astrology, recording video calls, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, manager keeps talking about astrology, recording video calls, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Manager keeps talking about everyone’s astrological signs.

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I’m afraid I’m terrible at my new job

Ask a Manager

This post, I’m afraid I’m terrible at my new job , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I was laid off from my sales job due to COVID and scored my “dream job” at another startup as an account manager.

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updates: the meditation and yoga office, the detective, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, updates: the meditation and yoga office, the detective, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s a special “where are you now?” season at Ask a Manager, where all month I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past.

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update: my coworker is upset that I’m pregnant

Ask a Manager

This post, update: my coworker is upset that I’m pregnant , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s a special “where are you now?” season at Ask a Manager, when I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past.

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my ex-boss is using my firing as content for her company social media pages

Ask a Manager

This post, my ex-boss is using my firing as content for her company social media pages , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: My former boss is using my firing as content for her social media pages, including recording herself singing songs about it.

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weekend open thread — June 19-20, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, weekend open thread — June 19-20, 2021 , 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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updates: my boss wants me to help him jump the line for the Covid vaccine, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, updates: my boss wants me to help him jump the line for the Covid vaccine, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s a special “where are you now?”

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