Sat.May 04, 2019 - Fri.May 10, 2019

Patience, Grasshopper: Culture and Qualifications Fit Take Time

Career Trend

The Reality of Job Search Patience, Grasshopper: If ever this phrase was more applicable, it is during executive job search.

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10 Books for Mom – For The Mom Who Does It All

Ms. Career Girl

Mothers can be the most influential person in a woman’s life and each year we get to celebrate the mothers who love, cherish and support their children and those most important to them.

2019 276

Overcome Age Discrimination in Your Job Search by Changing the Perception of You

Executive Career Brand

Are you 50-ish, in a job search, and worried about age discrimination? It’s time to recapture the “Benjamin Button” in you. Age discrimination is real and it can be crippling. Earlier in your career, doors were swinging wide open and now it seems virtually impossible to get your foot in one of them.

2019 182

This College Graduation Speech Got a Spontaneous Standing Ovation. Here’s Why.

Evil HR Lady

Graduation season is upon us, and that comes with a lot of boring speeches and a few gems.

2019 239

Advantages and Disadvantages Of Using a Temporary Recruitment Agency

Career Alley

With employment at a record high, it is becoming a lot more difficult for businesses to attract the correct level of talent into their business and they are sometimes having to think outside of the box. Find your Dream Job Recruitment

2019 163

Are Cover Letters a Thing of the Past?

Professional Resume Services

The two traditional components needed to apply for a job include a cover letter and a resume. As technology and the job searching process has evolved, though, many people wonder whether it’s still necessary to include a cover letter with their application.

Did You Know That. Employer-Paid Moving Expenses are Now Taxed as Employee Income?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Yes, the 2018 “Tax Reform” law in the U.S. made employer-paid and employer-reimbursed relocation costs – even when your moving is requested by the employer – income to the employee, and thus taxed to the employee? Yikes!

2019 130

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Do You Know The Symptoms of High Blood Pressure?

Ms. Career Girl

Of course, there are none. That’s why high blood pressure has been called the silent killer. And why 46% of Americans have hypertension, or what we commonly call high blood pressure. It’s the second most common cause of preventable death from any cause in the U.S.,

2019 183

The Importance of LinkedIn Groups

Professional Resume Services

You can take your job search or career to the next level by using all of the features LinkedIn offers to your advantage. The truth is, though, many executives aren’t proactive enough in this regard. A key aspect of your LinkedIn profile development is joining various groups related to your industry.

2019 133

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.” ” – Simone Weil. This observation upon the human experience is, to me, extremely profound, near universal and very powerful.

2019 130

The Challenges & Joys Of Working Abroad

Career Alley

Take a look at some of the challenges and joys of working abroad, with the goal of making it a little easier for you when it does happen to you. Discover Career Opportunities expats Working Abroad

2019 118

Robyn Matarazzo: Yes, You Can Have it All, Do it All, and Be it All

Ms. Career Girl

I think I find stability in professional chaos, which has made me a great business woman. I started my business with the intent of doing business development for small businesses in Westchester County. And thought that I would remain local and truly just enjoy always being close to home.

2019 176

The Importance of LinkedIn Groups

Professional Resume Services

You can take your job search or career to the next level by using all of the features LinkedIn offers to your advantage. The truth is, though, many executives aren’t proactive enough in this regard. A key aspect of your LinkedIn profile development is joining various groups related to your industry.

2019 130

On This First Day of Ramadan

Sklover Working Wisdom

– A Message for All our Friends Who Observe This Holy Month: As the crescent moon is sighted, and the holy month of Ramadan begins, may Allah bless you and your family with happiness and grace you with warmth and peace!! 2019 Alan L. Sklover All Rights Reserved. Commercial Use Prohibited

2019 130

“I’ve Got Too Many Ideas. How Do I Choose A New Career?”

Career Shifters

Linda's left a stressful and exhausting job. Now she's ready to start something new. The only question is, what? When you've got so many potential paths in front of you, how do you choose the right one

2019 136

Are You a Good Neighbor – or The One Everyone Hates?

Ms. Career Girl

Most of us humans are quite adept at recognizing what annoys us. But you’re perfectly normal if you aren’t quite as conscious of how what you’re doing might be affecting others. And there’s no place that’s more evident than on the home front.

2019 169

Welcome to Tax Hell, Little Earl of Sussex

Evil HR Lady

Congratulations are in order to Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, as they welcomed their yet unnamed son into the world yesterday. The new little Earl ( he won’t get a Prince title like his cousins ) weighed in at a healthy weighs 7lbs. 3oz and comes with a life long tax burden.

2019 134

Cinco de Mayo

Sklover Working Wisdom

To All Our Friends. Who Celebrate. Cinco de Mayo. Cinco de Mayo literally translates from Spanish as “Fifth Day of May.”

2019 130

What is Blockchain Technology? Step-by-step Guide For Beginner

Imarticus Learning

Data-driven industries will take the Blockchain-Route to enhance data usage, storage and issues like transparency, trust, cryptography and more. Blockchain is an alternative providing decentralization of data which otherwise was maintained by the central server.

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Too Many Men: How Female Photographer Vicky Grout is Slaying the Grime Scene 

Ms. Career Girl

Grime music has really shot up in popularity over the last few years with artists such as Skepta and Stormzy making headlines in papers and festivals more and more often.

2019 154

You Won’t Be Happy Until You Follow Adam Sandler’s Hilarious Advice from Saturday Night Live

Evil HR Lady

Saturday Night Live isn’t really known for helping people make better life choices (although the Steve Martin, Amy Poehler, and Chris Parnell sketch “Don’t Buy Things You Can’t Afford” is a clear exception). But, this past Saturday Adam Sandler gave amazing (and hilarious) advice to all of us: you can’t get away from you.

2019 132

How to Make Employees Happy

The Undercover Recruiter

Successful businesses have three things in common: an excellent leader, satisfied customers, and happy employees. Compensation can only keep employees long enough. But a positive work environment with attractive perks and benefits to supplement their salary can make happy employees stay for longer.

2019 109

What are some Data Analytics Internship questions?

Imarticus Learning

What do Data Analysts do? Data analytics (DA) is the science that deals with examining raw data sets to understand the useful information they contain. This process is aided by specialized software systems.

2019 76

Sweating it: The Serious Implications of Hyperhidrosis

Ms. Career Girl

On these hot summer days, we become more self-conscious than usual. We buy more expensive and stronger antiperspirants, we keep checking in secret for sweat marks, and we have a perfume nearby for emergencies. We try to hide from the sun at all costs.

2019 148

Should I Suspend an Employee While I Investigate?

Evil HR Lady

A patient has accused one of our employees of a HIPAA violation. The patient says the employee looked up her medical records and shared the information with her neighbor. We are, of course, conducting an investigation, but this is our first HIPAA investigation, so we’re not sure what to do while it occurs. Should the employee be suspended while we investigate? Should we withhold her patient access? Should she be paid? Naturally, if we find that she did do this, she’ll be fired.

2019 129

Upskilling the Workforce

The Undercover Recruiter

Employers are increasingly finding ways to upskill existing staff rather than recruiting new staff for their organizations.

2019 107

My Manager Is Holding A Grudge Against Me. Help!

Career Realism

In this week's episode of "Well This Happened", we want to know what you would do if your manager was holding a grudge against. How would you address this with them? We want YOU to be the career coach and tell us which one is the RIGHT answer! Think you know?

2019 83

What is It Like to Work As a Data Analyst?

Imarticus Learning

If the job of a data analyst is your career choice, then research well because this is the job that you will be doing day in and day out for many years.

2019 52

7 Lawsuits Claim Amazon Fires Pregnant Women

Evil HR Lady

Amazon is all about the money. They fully admit to firing people based on a computer algorithm. They also are a huge company, with over 600,000 employees. With that many employees, you’ll end up with a lot of pregnant women–each woman has a manager. All it takes for a lawsuit is for an employee to feel that they were treated unfairly and for a lawyer to be willing to take the case. . While some employment lawsuits result in huge payouts , most don’t.

2019 124

The Race to Close the Tech Gap

The Undercover Recruiter

An anticipated 8.6 million new tech jobs are expected to emerge over the next decade. This is a startling statistic for modern companies to digest, especially as they already face challenges to fill existing tech and IT jobs due to a growing shortage of digital talent.

2019 98

????? 7 Ways People Usually Fail at Salary Negotiations


Avoid the common salary negotiation mistakes that cost you the most. Photo by Benjamin Elliott. This is a guest post by Joseph Richards. As very few of us are ever directly taught how to negotiate our salaries , the culture we are from determines in large part how comfortable we are negotiating.

Five Ways to Understand Importance of Big Data

Imarticus Learning

Modern times handle Big-data and the amount of data just keeps growing by the moment. Today enterprises not only use the data generated by them but also cull the data from internet services, audio clips, video s, social posts, blogs, and other sources. Understanding Importance of Big Data.

2019 52

what’s the pettiest thing you’ve done at work (or seen done)?

Ask A Manager

One thing that’s funny about work is that people can really, really worked up about things that they’d be far better off just letting go — think, for example, of 12-paragraph rants about office supplies or the person who threw away a coworker’s mug as an act of revenge over work assignments. I want to hear about the pettiest thing you’ve ever done at work, or seen done. Share in the comments!

2019 74

Where and How to Reach Your Next Sales Superstar

The Undercover Recruiter

In this agile era, in which the biggest difference between two products or services often comes down to branding, businesses need to renew their focus on their strongest resource: their people.

2019 89

The New and Improved Performance Review

Water Cooler Wisdom

What good is performance feedback if it occurs in isolation? It's just like the saying: "If a tree falls in the woods." " “This is where it’s important to have a system that enables a company to join up performance feedback simply and in one place, where they can get a quick view of everything,” says Cheryl Johnson, chief human resources offer at payroll company Paylocity.

2019 43

What is R Programming For Data Science

Imarticus Learning

Data sciences have become a crucial part of everyday jobs. The availability of data, an advanced computing software, and a focus on decisions that are analytics-driven has made data sciences a booming field. Jobs abound in this field and hence large interest also exists on which languages to learn.

2019 52

why won’t anyone eat the last cookie, former employee still logging into database, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. There’s a rumor I had a physical fight with a staff member, but I didn’t. I just found out from one of my staff, Fergus, that two of his coworkers, Betty and Veronica, told him when he was hired a year ago that I had once gotten into a physical fight with a former staff member (Diana), and then called the police and had them escort her from the building.

2019 68