Sat.Jan 06, 2018 - Fri.Jan 12, 2018

Unwavering Value vs. Personal Brand

Career Trend

Wikipedia describes personal branding as “self-packaging” and as establishing a prescribed image or impression in the mind of others,” which is nice.

2018 68

CES®2018 – Ms Career Girl In Las Vegas #CES2018

Ms. Career Girl

Unless you’ve been in a coma or on an extended wilderness trip, it’s been impossible to miss the trends in technology of late. Three words sum it up: Smart, connected, and wireless. There seems to be a quickening march away from all things that cannot talk to you or for you.

2018 67

Smart Executive Job Search: How To Sail Through Salary and Compensation Negotiations

Executive Career Brand

Salary and compensation negotiations are imminent. you’re close to reeling in that great-fit executive job. You’ve been through a few rounds of interviews at a company you really want to work for, and they’re about to make you an offer.

2018 66

From IT to Food

Career Shifters

“I know that any sleepless night, any moment of stress and struggle, is for something I truly believe in.”. Rosamund Heathcote enjoyed her job, but she also knew that her dreams lay elsewhere. So, she built her own business, nurturing it alongside full-time work, until she was ready to make her leap.

2018 77

5 Tips for a Stronger Sick Leave Policy

Evil HR Lady

According to United Press International , 37 percent of Americans say they would go to work sick because they lack a sick leave policy that allows them to take time off to recover. At least 25 percent actually do show up sick. Sure, you might think it’s great to have employees that want to work so hard they’ll work while sick, but one sick employee can wreak havoc on your workplace. A mild fever and cough for one employee can land another in the hospital.

2018 38

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How I Increased My LinkedIn Views By 10x Almost Immediately

Evil HR Lady

For almost as long as I’ve been writing on the internet, I’ve been sharing my posts on LinkedIn. To be honest, I did so because it was easy. I just clicked on the little button above and that was that. I never expected many people to see what I wrote, because each update was only seen by a small fraction of my connections.

2018 38

6 Ways to Upskill Your Way to a New Job

The Undercover Recruiter

Upskilling isn’t just for candidates. For those in the recruitment and HR industry, investing in professional development through a range of courses, workshops, and events can go a long way in nailing that new job or gaining a promotion.

2018 22

What Part of the Normal American Workplace Will Be Most Impacted by #metoo?

HR Capitalist

There's a ton of good that's come from the daily breaking news associated with the #metoo movement. Creeps everywhere are being held responsible for their behavior, and society in general seems to have a higher awareness for what's appropriate and what's not.

2018 21

When Colleagues Claim Credit for Your Work

Ms. Career Girl

You work hard to be the best at your job. You put in the long hours, collaborate with other employees, create fresh ideas and content, and genuinely put your best into every task you tackle.

2018 21

How to Prepare Employees for Moving Off Their Parents’ Health Plan

Evil HR Lady

When a person turns 16 years old, they get to drive. When 21 comes around, they can drink legally. Additionally, when they turn 26 years old, their reward is moving off their parents’ health plan. It’s not exactly the most welcome birthday present, but before the Affordable Care Act was enacted, they would have been on their own much earlier. So as employees (or children of employees) approach 26 years of age, it’s important they be prepared. Here’s what to tell them.

2018 38

Ep 122 – How Manager Onboarding Changes Everything

Blogging4jobs

Episode 122: Don’t Forget About Onboarding Managers, Not Just Employees (@sharlyn_lauby) Research shows that new hires are more likely to leave companies within the first 18 months of their employment.

2018 15

ASK THE CAPITALIST: Are HR Pros with MBAs Special Anymore?

HR Capitalist

Kris- Would love to know your opinion on a trend I am seeing as I'm screening HR Director candidates. I used to encourage HR undergrads to pursue their MBA instead of a Masters in HR.

2018 17

Women in the Workplace: What 2017 Taught Us

Ms. Career Girl

2017 has been a full-on year for women in the workplace – we tried to close the gender pay gap and smash the glass ceiling, we fought for workplace harassment claims to be heard and, on our time off, we joined the Women’s March.

2018 21

What If It Were Illegal to Keep Your Co-Worker’s Salary Secret?

Evil HR Lady

One of the things that I loved about being an HR data person was knowing how much money everyone else made. My very first HR job was as an HR admin for the head of Compensation, and I got to run reports for her, which meant I knew everyone’s salaries, including hers and my co-workers (who, incidentally, were much higher level than I was and had no idea about each other’s salaries).

2018 33

my employees keep taking the same days off, I don’t want to sit next to my wife at work, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My employees are coordinating their time off and I can’t figure out why. I’m a manager at a medium sized nonprofit. I was recently promoted to an administrative position a few months ago. I supervise two employees who have worked here for several years (5-10 years) and openly admit that they are close personal friends. I’ve noticed that they always seem to take the same days off during the work week, but give different reasons.

2018 21

“I've Got Time. I've Got Options. So Why Can't I Choose?”

Career Shifters

Josephine has the time and the space to work on her shift. But this luxury has her juggling so many interests that she can't figure out how and where to focus. How do you find clarity when your ideas feel chaotic

2018 19

Messy Brilliance – A Journey Into Knowing Yourself

Ms. Career Girl

So, you’ve spent the last five or ten or twenty years on a quest. That quest may have been for. Success. Wealth. Educational Achievement. Has your quest brought you to your desired destination? How much happiness have you gained – or sacrificed – along the way?

2018 21

The Skills Gap Exists: But Not Where You Think It Does

The Undercover Recruiter

Sponsored by LiveCareer “We’ve got a real skills gap problem here!” It’s the biggest cliché in HR practice today. And it’s a doozie. Mention the words “skills gap” and you can stop a serious hiring strategy discussion cold in its tracks. Yet behind the cliché lies a vicious cycle.

2018 12

can I take birth control pills at my desk, paying more than my share for gifts coworkers, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Can I take birth control pills at my desk? I was wondering if there is any sort of etiquette concerning taking birth control at the office.

2018 16

How to get a Better Job in Data Science?

Imarticus Learning

Job hunting in itself is a very daunting task, almost all of us have experienced the anxiety over acquiring enough knowledge, and getting through the challenging task of landing ‘The Dream Job’. Add to that the desire to get into the ever-evolving world of data science, let’s admit, it can be very intimidating, more so at the entry level. Preparation is the key to success, it is what takes your dependency away from luck and progresses towards definite success.

2018 15

Rocking 2018 – The Habits of Highly Successful Women

Ms. Career Girl

As we head into 2018, there is hope that this year is a watershed moment for women in business. Between #MeToo and hopeful gains on equal pay for equal work, it is high time that women get treated fairly in the workplace. We saw a record 56 women on the list of the world’s billionaires.

2018 11

How to Improve the Most Vital Component of Your Recruiting Efforts

The Undercover Recruiter

Sometimes we put too much emphasis on the shiny new HR Technology product or the trending social media site and assume that it’s the answer to our recruitment challenges.

2018 12

the person who used to do my job won’t go away

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: A year ago, I replaced “Marnie,” who, after two years on the job, left for one she perceived to have better opportunities. Marnie was given the opportunity to change her mind after she announced her resignation, but ended up leaving anyway. She landed at a toxic workplace and, unbeknownst to me, departed after a couple of months. Since then, Marnie has been making overt and downright creepy attempts to reinsert herself into the good graces of my small company.

2018 15

How to get a Better Job in Data Science?

Imarticus Learning

Job hunting in itself is a very daunting task, almost all of us have experienced the anxiety over acquiring enough knowledge, and getting through the challenging task of landing ‘The Dream Job’. Add to that the desire to get into the ever-evolving world of data science, let’s admit, it can be very intimidating, more so at the entry level. Preparation is the key to success, it is what takes your dependency away from luck and progresses towards definite success.

2018 15

CES®2018 – MS CAREER GIRL IN LAS VEGAS CES2018 Friday

Ms. Career Girl

Today’s the final day of the four-day CES® in Las Vegas, Nevada. We’ve been taking in all the amazing new technology, as well as an array of gadgets designed to make our lives more efficient, our work more productive, and sometimes just simply more playful. There’s 2.5

2018 11

4 Ways AI Will Improve the Way You Work

The Undercover Recruiter

When AI springs to mind, you can’t help but think of the endless possibilities it could bring. With machine learning, robotics, and more, breaking new grounds year after year. It’s exciting to think where we could be by 2030.

I delay writing back to people and then never do it — can I fix this?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I have a terrible block when it comes to writing (back to) people. I get very anxious about writing the “right thing” in different situations — when I need to say no (even for a trivial reason like “I don’t have time this week for a call”), when I’m not exactly sure how to answer, when I need to give a critique, or when I need to ask someone for something — and I put it off. Then the longer I wait, the more guilty I feel.

2018 15

LuLaRoe: Family Last

Evil HR Lady

The biggest contributor to the wage gap is that women want “temporal flexibility.” ” In other words, many women want to put family first and still make a living. Naturally, this draws them towards organizations such as LuLaRoe , a multi-level marketing company that sells clothing. Their motto speaks to this: LuLaRoe: Where through fashion we create freedom, serve others and strengthen families.

4 Easy Steps Toward Branding Your Business Through Volunteering

Ms. Career Girl

Advertising and marketing often comprise the largest portions of a small business’ expenses, especially when that business is just starting up.

2018 11

Why AI Will Enhance Our HR Approach

The Undercover Recruiter

Technology is evolving at a breath-taking pace and the HR profession role has, until recently, tended to focus on sourcing talent to support digital products and services.

my coworker got drunk on a business trip and his hangover was a problem the next day

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I work in a financial role at a large company that does business across the country. I graduated from college and entered the workforce in my current role almost three years ago. My coworker (“Ted”) graduated from the same college a year after me and works in a different role at the company. Last week, we were tasked with traveling to our alma mater to interview candidates for entry-level positions.

2018 12

Your Pet Project Is Probably Going to Fail

Blogging4jobs

…but there might be some things you can do to avoid it. The successful execution of a project, like the creation of any effective work environment, is reliant on the leadership of the group. In a project’s case, this falls heavily on the Project Manager (PM) and Project Sponsor. Colin D Ellis’ first book The […] Source. Business Change Management HR book review project managmenet project sponsorship

Career in Project Management with Business Analysis Certification

Imarticus Learning

You must have heard many discussions on the role of a project manager and that of a business analyst. One versus the other, or one is a progression to another. Irrespective of the debate, one thing is coming out clear, that project management and business analysis are pivotal and strategic roles within an organisation. Project Management’s key focus is on ensuring to create ‘Product, Service, along with the Impact’.

2018 12

How Can We Attract More Women to Become Recruiters?

The Undercover Recruiter

By no means is the recruitment industry lacking women. It is an industry that is made up of a fine balance of both men and women. What we want our experts to discuss in this panel is more about the tangible and intangible benefits of taking up a career as a recruiter, and why women. View Article.