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The Problems Executive Job Seekers Should Know About Job Boards

Professional Resume Services

Executives who spend several hours a day searching job boards for the right position are likely just spinning their wheels. With the thousands of jobs and applicants that apply for those jobs, your chances of being recognized are slim.

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Are You One of The #MissingTypes ?

Ms. Career Girl

Most everyone has been invited to participate in a blood drive. Are you one of the only three percent of Americans who donate? Or are you one of the 97% who don’t? There’s a constant struggle to keep adequate supplies of blood on hand. But just who needs those blood donations?

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Swiss Saturday: The Pharmacy

Evil HR Lady

It’s a Saturday before a Monday holiday (Pentecost) and so of course, that’s when I needed to get a prescription. Fortunately, my area has a number of drop in clinics (like urgent care) that are open on the weekend, off I popped to the big city–15 minutes on the bus–to see a doctor. My normal doctor is within walking distance of my house, which is super handy.

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LinkedIn Updates: A Time-Saving Personal Branding and Networking Tool

Executive Career Brand

Posting LinkedIn Updates Is an Easy, Fast Way to Stay Proactive on LinkedIn When I’m speaking with executive job seekers about the importance of using LinkedIn, one of their biggest concerns is finding the time. Most of them are employed, while job hunting under cover.

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Should I Be A Travel Agent Or A Travel Blogger?

Career Alley

When it comes to choosing a career that suits your personality, the best advice you can receive from professional recruiters is to think about your interests and passions. Discover Career Opportunities Blogging Travel

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5 Public Speaking Myths You Need To Break

Ms. Career Girl

Does public speaking need to fill us with dread? Are there some commonly held belief systems that hold us back from sharing our perceptions, ideas, and making an impact? You betcha! Here are five really unhelpful myths that need to hit the road- now!

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Harvard Gives 5 Ways to Be Family-Friendly (and None of Them Involve Maternity/Paternity Leave)

Evil HR Lady

Maternity leave and paternity leave are great. Sometimes it’s required, if your employee qualifies for FMLA, and sometimes it’s something your company does to help retain great employees. Offering support for nursing mothers is also great. Daycare subsidies or onsite daycare is also a huge perk. But what about parents (usually mothers, but more and more fathers) who return to the workforce?

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Seven Ways To Rearrange Your Workspace Around A Nice Desk

Career Alley

In the office, your desk is your command center. And experts said how well it's organized can help set the tone and productivity level at work. Career Advice Office

2019 153

Can’t Sleep? Here Are The Keys To Better Sleep This Summer

Ms. Career Girl

I have been working in the field of pediatric sleep for over 15 years. I want people to know about the importance of sleep, because our society seems to undervalue its role in good health.

2019 155

3 Reasons Why Your Personal Brand Loves LinkedIn

Professional Resume Services

Your personal brand is one of the main factors that will differentiate you from other candidates throughout your job search.

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Why a video job interview is more difficult than a face to face interview

Cube Rules

One of the reasons video job interviews are compelling is because you can see each other on the screen even though you aren’t in the same room. After all, a video interview is just like a face to face interview, right? Ummmm.not really. There are significant differences.

2019 141

Start Anew On A New Path: Changing Your Career Successfully

Career Alley

Whether you just graduated from college or have been working at the same company for 20 years, it’s important to remember that it’s never too late to make a change. Discover Career Opportunities

2019 153

Critical Comparison – When Comparing Yourself Goes Wrong

Ms. Career Girl

When you are comparing yourself to other women and their lives – success, relationship, business, career, health, looks – this is when critical comparison can come into play. Women often compare themselves to other women who may share similar qualities.

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Whatever You Do, Don’t Let a Customer Service Mistake Fester

Evil HR Lady

That’s a great message to give to your five-year-old when she spills milk over her homework, but lack of perfection and mistakes can cause real problems in the adult world. Undoubtedly, there will be a time when you, or one of your techs, will discover that a customer’s problem was directly caused by another tech’s screw-up. What do you do? How do you handle it? Use Checklists to Prevent the Mistakes at the Beginning.

2019 131

From Surveyor to Entrepreneur

Career Shifters

“I wanted to do something that allowed me to excel at being 'me'.”. Barry Freeder had always felt like he was in the wrong profession. A timely redundancy gave him the push he needed to start up on his own and make his design ambitions a reality. Here's how he did it

Opportunities To Take Advantage Of During Your Student Years

Career Alley

You will never have an opportunity the same as you have when you are young and at college. You have no ties and no responsibilities […]. Launch your Career College Students

2019 153

5 Fitness Secrets from the Diaries of the Best Personality Trainers

Ms. Career Girl

Your fitness level is directly proportional to how hard and how often you work out. Everyone knows this. Yet, it is not easy to maintain the kind of motivation level it needs to work out regularly.

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Why Job Postings for Satisfactory Performers at Okay Companies Should Be the New Normal

Evil HR Lady

If you want to succeed in any career, perhaps you should become a ninja. For instance, Shutterstock is looking for a “problem-solving ninja.” ” If you can “navigate Manhattan like a ninja!” ” then a job as a service technician for Farmer’s Fridge might be in your future. And PF Chang’s is looking for an “experienced food ninja.”

2019 128

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“How do kids spell ‘love’? – Unknown. In this hectic, demanding, time-squeezed life we live, it is increasingly the case that we give to those at work, and shortchange those in our personal lives, especially the little ones, who need our time and attention. It’s tough to choose, but it’s also important to pause and think about how we can accomplish both. Are there not times that could be given more to children and less to work?

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Landing a Job in Advertising Might Be Easier Than You Think

Career Alley

So, you’ve made the decision of what you want to do and now you are checking out the job opportunities in advertising. You brushed up […]. Discover Career Opportunities Advertising Careers

2019 153

Trip to Santorini Greece

Boomers Next Step

Things you should know about Santorini Greece Santorini /Thira Santorini (also known as Thira) is one of the gems of Greece, a country that has many gems. Santorini Greece is a tourist mecca perched on top of the remaining part of a massive volcano that exploded in the 17th century BC.

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Are You Making the Most of Your HR Data? Here’s What Businesses Are Doing with HR Analytics

Evil HR Lady

HR data is a rapidly evolving field. We can now track workplace trends and issues that weren’t even a thought in our minds twenty years ago. We can even use predictive models to alert us to employees who are thinking about leaving before they resign. Despite the potential, the availability of data and tech can be overwhelming. Why do organizations collect HR data and how are they making the most of it? HR Acuity asked, and the answers may help you direct your own company’s efforts.

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But Will They Stay? (Weak Things HR and Business Leaders Say)

HR Capitalist

Ever hear managers, executives and even HR say some weak things? Of course you have. For me, there's one thing that rises to epic level when it coms to weak: "I like them as a candidate. I'm just worried they won't stay.". This mindset values retention over talent, performance and more.

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New Career Directions for Veterans

Career Alley

veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces largely experience lower rates of unemployment over the course of their entire working lives than those in the general population. Discover Career Opportunities Careers

Expert Tips to Make a Stress Free Career Transition

Imarticus Learning

You might have decided to take the plunge and switch over to a new career. While you might be both excited and a bit scared, there are many steps you can take to make sure that your transition is smooth without affecting your personal life.

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everyone got laid off except me, men who pretend to be scared of women now, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Everyone got laid off except for me. I work for a small business (3-5 employees) and I had known the company was having some financial trouble for some time. Everyone in my office got laid off except for me.

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PODCAST: This is HR (Pilot Covering Sephora D&I Training, Ford OD and more)

HR Capitalist

(Email subscribers, if you don't see the podcast player, click here to see the podcast ).

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Keeping Your Career Afloat and Avoiding Business Blunders

Career Alley

There are many opportunities you should be taking when it comes to your career, so now is your chance to brush up on your knowledge. Career Advice career

2019 141

Why You Should Start Thinking About Your Career Change?

Imarticus Learning

Have you been stuck in the same position in your career for too long now? Does the thought of going in to work make you feel uncomfortable and listless? Are you unhappy with your pay scale and do not see many other options within your field?

2019 83

Employer Branding From a Senior Executive Perspective

The Undercover Recruiter

There aren’t many people who haven’t heard of Indeed. You may have used them to help you find your next role or you may have used them to help recruit talent. Either way, they’re a huge employer across the world.

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I ran into my new boss in the apartment of my one-night stand

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I recently engaged in some, um, consensual adult activity under the mutual understanding that it would be a temporary relationship at another person’s apartment. No work productivity was harmed in the making of this hookup. After a pleasant night, I walked out of a room to discover that, not only did the man I spent the night with have a roommate, that roommate had a pleasant night of their own WITH MY NEW BOSS. I’m in my mid-20s and my boss is in his mid-30s.

2019 87

How To Leave A Job (Without Burning A Bridge)

Career Realism

Before you start your new job, you have to take care of business at your current one. Depending on your relationship with your employer, this can be a difficult conversation. But, it doesn't have to be.

2019 82

How can a career transition take you to the next level?

Imarticus Learning

Climbing the corporate ladder to advance your career is taxing – long nights, tight deadlines and more can take a toll on you and your pursuit to succeed. The millennial generation loves switching jobs on the regular, and it is crucial that you’re able to make these transitions smoothly.

2019 81

Things for Recruiters to Consider During the Job Offer

The Undercover Recruiter

As a recruiter, your job is to find the perfect candidate for a company. While a booming job market is great for business, it can present a challenge for finding longtime hires. After all, with more opportunity comes more turnover. Millennials especially have high turnover rates at jobs.

2019 95

my coworkers love talking about murder

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I have a weird problem and I don’t know what to do. A group of my coworkers loves discussing murder. Like, they love it. True crime is their favorite form of entertainment. They spend long periods talking about the gruesome details of their “favorite” crimes. Yes, they have referred to certain rapes, murders, and abductions as their “favorites.”) ”) Recently, they discussed the murder and rape of a six-year-old girl, allegedly by her father.

2019 78

Why You Should Embrace Networking (Especially If You Hate It)

Career Realism

After a long day at work, sometimes all you want to do is sit on the couch, eat a bag of chips, and zone out watching television. The thought of attending a networking event seems so daunting. Not only do you have to give up free time, but you also may have to talk with strangers.

2019 83

How to change career when you have no idea what you’re doing?

Imarticus Learning

Career changes are a part of life, and almost everyone will face this crossroad at one time or another. Have no clue how to go about it or where you’re headed? Guess what? You are not alone! Most people who made pivotal career changes did not do it by accident. They prepared themselves with career advice , and you can do it too. Believe it or not, the key areas you need to work on are simple, enlightening, and not so difficult to do. So let’s get on with it.

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