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The Best Skilled Trade Careers to Pursue

Career Alley

You don’t necessarily need a four-year degree to find your dream job. Manual labor can be just as lucrative, with top blue-collar workers earning annual mean wages well above the $50,620 national average. Launch your Career Trade Careers

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How to Begin Your Career as an Independent Author

Ms. Career Girl

How do I begin a career as an independent author? There are probably as many different ways to answer that question as there are independent authors. We are all unique individuals, coming from different backgrounds, with our own stories, traveling our own journeys, with varied outlooks and dreams. Therefore, everyone has something to say that is as unique as they are.

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15 Crazy True Day-in-the-Life Stories from Real HR Managers

Evil HR Lady

Earlier this week, I shared some stories about what real HR looks like. Human Resources deal with people and people will always have new problems. I shared the article on LinkedIn and Facebook and I got more new stories. If you’re an HR person you’ll nod in agreement with all of these. If you’re not in HR you’ll reaffirm your decision to go into something sensible.

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Digital Marketing Is Not Just For Agency Life: Areas Where Digital Marketers Offer Value And Can Thrive


Working at a digital marketing agency can be a great experience for those looking to learn in a fast-paced environment. Agency life can start to tire a person out professionally though as every deadline seems to be make or break for a client. Digital marketers then usually go into business for themselves or find a niche of business that values what digital marketing can do for their business.

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There’s Literally No Reason Why You Can’t Get A Job You’ll Love

Career Alley

finding a job that you’ll enjoy doesn’t actually have to be an impossible task. It may feel that way, but earning a living doing what you want is a genuine possibility. Discover Career Opportunities Change Jobs

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Why Everyone Needs a Side Hustle and 4 Ways To Create It

Ms. Career Girl

Many people are dissatisfied with what they earn, but find the prospect of leaving their job to find a better paying one exhausting. Margie Hulse, a Wealth Creators Anonymous facilitator for Access Consciousness, has always found the idea of just having one 9-5 salaried job unusual, and thinks that everyone should have a side-hustle, or three.

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“How Do I Find An Exciting New Role – Without Taking Another Step Backwards In My Career?”

Career Shifters

Zadie's role is becoming an increasingly poor fit, and she's ready for a new challenge. The problem is, she's already re-started from the bottom of the ladder once before, and she's not keen to do it again. How do you move into exciting new work without taking a drop in status and salary

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Avoid These Mistakes When Going Solo

Career Alley

Everyone starts with a brilliant business idea. However, your journey to entrepreneurship needs to include many more steps before you’re ready to launch a business. Discover Career Opportunities Entrepreneurship

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How to Budget Your Time for the Self-Care You Need

Ms. Career Girl

Balancing a busy career with your own personal life is an ongoing challenge, and the pressure to perform at your best, take on big projects, and increase your productivity at work can leave you feeling drained once you’re home. The problem is, with the way that today’s world sees being constantly busy as a positive trait , there’s little time to invest in self-care. But when you’re constantly going at full speed without giving yourself time to recover, you’re setting yourself up for burnout.

2019 136

When Turnover Is High But That Means You're World Class.

The HR Capitalist

Good leaders attract followers; great leaders create more leaders. Turnover sucks. Except when people promote themselves by leaving you, and you have a track record of that being the primary cause of your turnover. Football season is upon us, and no one has more people leave them for a better job than University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban. Consider the following stats from Inc: Let's talk about Nick Saban, the head football coach at the University of Alabama.

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Could a Facebook Business Page Help You Grow Your Career?


At the end of 2018, there were an estimated 80 million business pages on Facebook, as reported by Hootsuite. While many individuals think that you need to have an official business to open one of these pages, this assumption is incorrect. In fact, these pages are opened daily by subject matter experts, such as authors and IT professionals. If you are looking for a new career path or job role, creating your own Facebook business page could be of value if done correctly.

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Clever Steps To Repair Your Company’s Online Reputation

Career Alley

The process of repairing your online reputation will not give you a result overnight. You need to exert some effort before you reap the rewards. Discover Career Opportunities online reputation Reputation

2019 209

Are You Stressed Out? So is Everyone Else!

Ms. Career Girl

Do you feel stressed out more often than not? If so, you’re not alone. Millennial burnout, stemming from chronic, mismanaged stress, has been a hot topic this year and been talked about everywhere from BuzzFeed to NBC. The World Health Organization has even gone so far as to recognize it as an official, legitimate diagnosis. In short: Millennial stress is real. But just how stressed out are they, and why? Lhasa OMS recently conducted a survey of over 2,000 Americans to explore exactly that.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Be kind. Everyone you meet is carrying a heavy burden.” ” – Rev. John Watson. In working with other people – whether colleagues, customers, managers, or even competitors – don’t forget for a moment that each has a “difficult story” of grief, pain and concerns inside of them, and each is, from his or her own point of view, “carrying a heavy burden.” Just as you do and as I do, too.

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Tips to Stay Safe When You’re at Work


It’s important to keep yourself safe at work. Your employer has a responsibility to maintain a safe workplace, but you also need to protect yourself. There can be serious ramifications to workplace injuries, particularly when they’re serious enough for you to take time off work. For example, a recently published study from Boston University found for men and women who miss work because of injuries, they are significantly more likely to die from drug-related causes and suicide. .

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Increasing Your Qualifications And Opportunites As A Healthcare Professional

Career Alley

Sometimes in the world of business and trade, all you need is a few years of experience to go from a junior role to a middle management position. Discover Career Opportunities Health Care Healthcare Careers

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Herbal Gardens – Why and How To Start One in Your Kitchen

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re a typical career woman, you probably don’t have time to create and tend to a large backyard garden. But there’s an indoor alternative that’s much easier, and it can provide some great benefits. Herbal gardens are the perfect way to let your green thumb express itself. And herbal gardens can be as simple as a window ledge or any dedicated well-lit area. Here’s a summary of why and how to start one in your kitchen next weekend! Benefits of Herbal Gardens.

2019 122

Headphones at Work - Individual Contributor vs Manager of People.

The HR Capitalist

In case you missed it, new research from AVS Forum polled 800 individuals for perceptions of people who wear headphones at work, at the gym and on public transportation. The full summary graph appears below (email subscribers, click through to my site if you don't see the graph). TL:DR: Headphones don't make you viewed as pretentious as you might think - they've never been more accepted in the workplace, which makes 100% sense given the open floor plans in most of our organizations.

2019 92

How To Build The Perfect Restaurant Website


Restaurants with a quality online presence generate more foot traffic than those without their own websites. For this reason, many restaurant owners are inquiring about building the latest restaurant websites with menu options, online ordering and social integrations. As a restaurant owner, it is your responsibility to create a strong online precedence so that your patrons can find your locations, menu and contact information.

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Forget Work-Life Balance. Try this Instead

Evil HR Lady

Work-life balance is an elusive dream that lots of companies and people ask for. Companies declare that they offer a great work-life balance and people aim for short commutes and telecommuting to have a great work-life balance. There’s a problem, though. Balance is not what we are looking for. Think of a seesaw (or teeter-totter, depending on where you grew up). To be balanced everything needs to be the same and nothing can move.

2019 131

How To Make A Business Presentation Interesting

Ms. Career Girl

Every great business presentation has the same element: an entertaining, well-informed speaker. It’s the speaker that can make or break a presentation, regardless of the topic. Speakers set the tone for the presentation through not only their delivery, but also their preparation because an audience won’t take them seriously if it appears that they don’t have a deep understanding of the topic.

2019 109

Taking My First to College: One Reflection from the Capitalist.

The HR Capitalist

It happened. Last Thursday, we took my oldest son to college. Drew Dunn is the first member of the Dunn nuclear family to leave the nest. For some pictures, take a look at the embedded Instagram post below (email subscribers can click through on the post or click this link if you don't see the IG post below ). I did fine - He's ready. He'll do great, and it's probably more important for him to be ready for the times he doesn't do great related to the next four years.

2019 89

Could You be Doing More to Promote Employee Development?

The Undercover Recruiter

Research carried out by financial services firm the MPA Group has found that a quarter of office workers invest no time at all in professional development and learning new skills. For some that will be a personal choice, but for many more, it will be because their company simply doesn’t give them the time or. View Article. Could You be Doing More to Promote Employee Development? Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2019 79

4 Simple Service Rules Every Field Technician Should Follow

Evil HR Lady

When you hire technicians, your first priority is ensuring that they can perform their job. Do they have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to repair a washing machine, install a furnace or troubleshoot that troublesome software? If they don’t yet have the specific skills you’re looking for, do they have the experience and capacity to learn them on the job?

2019 129

Ten Tips to Help You Cope With Anxiety

Ms. Career Girl

During multiple periods in your life, you’ll feel your heart racing when facing a stressful situation. You might also witness your palms get sweaty when dealing with a difficult situation. When that happens, you’re dealing with anxiety. Everyone gets triggered by different reasons; some people get anxious due to their personal lives while others get stressed thinking about their careers. Today, anxiety disorders are the most common mental illnesses in the United States and affect 18.1

2019 100

WORK TEXTING: Nothing Good Ever Happens After You See These 2 Things.

The HR Capitalist

Back in the day, you sent an email and if someone didn't respond, you weren't sure it was because they thought your idea sucked or they were just behind on emails. . Not so with text. The immediacy of texting means we get feedback in real time. Usually, it's quick bursts of texting to react to ideas or share information - occasionally it's to ask permission or gain approval. It's rare that you don't hear back from someone on a text. . However there are times when a middle ground is present.

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How You Can Get Better at Delegating

The Undercover Recruiter

Nobody can do everything all by themselves. One of the key skills of any great leader is having the ability to know when to pass your work onto someone else who can get it done, which is, of course, called delegating. Any manager who can’t delegate effectively is going to struggle to get their own. View Article. How You Can Get Better at Delegating Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer delegate fatigue G John Cole Headway Capital managers skills team

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Moving Up to a Coworking Space

Evil HR Lady

When your organization is small enough and the work can be done remotely, it might not seem worth dragging your employees to one central location — especially considering the cost of leasing a private office. And, conveniently, employees generally love telecommuting. Globally, 70% of professionals work from home at least one day per week , and 20% work remotely regularly.

2019 122

Why Life Skills Are Also Needed

Undercover Recruiter

I have often written about the skills, attributes, and experience that a recruiter should ideally possess to be successful however I wanted to take the opportunity to recommend the other aspects of your life you should also focus on if you want to ensure you achieve all of your potentials. Yes, it is great to. View Article. Why Life Skills Are Also Needed Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2019 75

PODCAST: e4 - This is HR - Women's Soccer Pay Equity, Management by 2Pac, Productivity Woes

The HR Capitalist

(Email subscribers, if you don't see the podcast player, click here to listen to the podcast ). In Episode 4 of THIS IS HR , Jessica Lee (VP of Brand Talent, Marriott) is joined by Tim Sackett (President of HRU) and Kris Dunn (CHRO at Kinetix) for a discussion of industry news that only true HR pros could love.

Why Employers Need to Listen to Employee’s Training Demands

The Undercover Recruiter

The way we live and work has changed exponentially. As society adapts to rapid advancements in technology and changes in the way we work, work-based learning has become more important than ever before; it’s one of our most powerful tools for ensuring employees can keep up with the pace of change. Encouragingly, most UK organizations. View Article. Why Employers Need to Listen to Employee’s Training Demands Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2019 74

How To Build A Credit Scoring Model With The Machine Learning?

Imarticus Learning

Credit bureaus and lending institutions have embraced big data and machine learning to develop credit score models on the basis of which the creditworthiness of a borrower is judged. This has many benefits for the business as they can better assess the risks of offering loans, gauge the repayments and plan accordingly.

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Give us an Example of a Recruiter Which Uses Social Media Well?

Undercover Recruiter

With all things in life, some people do some things better than others. But there are those who are head and shoulders above the rest of us. The same goes for using social media for recruitment. Our panel shares their insights on which company they think is doing better than anyone else. You might not. View Article. Give us an Example of a Recruiter Which Uses Social Media Well? Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

How to Start an Online Business

Boomers Next Step

Do you want to start an online business? Are you considering an online business? Do you want to start an online business but do not know where to start? Are you currently running an offline business and would like to utilize the power of the internet to grow your profit? Are you an online business owner […]. The post How to Start an Online Business appeared first on Boomers Next Step Helping Baby Boomers Reinvent Their Lives Through Online Lifestyle Business Education and Career Advice.

2019 48

How to Successfully Manage a Large Team

The Undercover Recruiter

For any career-driven individual, embarking on a managerial role is the next step to progressing and moving up the ranks in their career. However, being a manager can be a demanding job with a lot of responsibility – especially when you add managing a large, multi-cultural team to the mix. It’s critical that your employees. View Article. How to Successfully Manage a Large Team Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2019 72

?? Top Useful Ways Job Seekers Are Using Video Today


How to get the most out of YouTube to get a job. Photo by Jakob Owens. While there's a good chance you have a smartphone camera capable of recording video in full HD or even 4K, there's an even better chance you've never tried using it as a job search tool. Note: There is a poll embedded within this post, please visit the site to participate in this post's poll. In the 2019 JobMob Census , not one person made a video for their job search.

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21 Inspirational Career Quotes

Career Realism

Inspiration lacking this Monday morning? On the job search and feeling blue? Stuck in a career you hate? Not sure what success means to you? You're not alone. Grab a nice, warm cup of coffee and let us help you out. Light your inner fire with these inspirational career quotes: “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life." Confucius “It's not what you achieve, it's what you overcome. That's what defines your career." Carlton Fisk “Work to become, not to acquire."

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