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Pennsylvania Considers Banning Confidential Sexual Harassment Settlements

Evil HR Lady

Pennsylvania State Judy Schwank (D-Berks) introduced a bill that would prohibit non-disclosure clauses on sexual harassment settlements. If her bill becomes law, settlements that restrict “the disclosure of the name of any person suspected of sexual misconduct,” would become illegal. Her goal is to stop predators and those who protect them.

14 Powerful Networking Tools and Strategies to Implement Now

Competitive Resumes

The way networking operates is similar to the way a little yeast works through a batch of dough: Both require time, a little massaging, and consistency.

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“How Do I Turn My Passion Into A Viable Career?”

Career Shifters

Geoffrey's walked away from a role he's been in for most of his working life. He's known for some time where his real vocation lies, but he's not sure how to make it a reality. When you're clear on what you really want to do, how do you get started

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10 TEDTalks That Will Help you Create an Employee Centered Organization

Blogging4jobs

From SouthWest Airlines to Airbnb the factor that unites successful organizations across industries is their employees. An engaged workforce is the key to increasing customer satisfaction, Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

How Can I Say I Want to Work Less Without Looking Lazy?

Evil HR Lady

WIn job interviews, hiring managers often promise the world and then when you star t working, they pull it back. This happened to a reader of mine.

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An Evil HR Lady Facebook Community!

Evil HR Lady

Come join me over at my new Evil HR Lady Facebook Community Page! It’s a group so you can post things and discuss things a lot more easily. I’ll be phasing out my old page, so make the switch or join anew.

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How to Successfully Onboard New Employees

The Undercover Recruiter

Given the huge effort and expense devoted to sourcing and attracting talent, it is sometimes surprising to see how little attention is paid to playing in new starters. All too often it is a case of ‘sink or swim’, which is none too smart given current challenges in recruitment.

How to tell a new story about yourself

Penelope Trunk

You know you’re in denial when your bio still says you live a thousand miles from where you really live. That’s pretty much where I am right now.

I negotiated and was told not to make it weird, my coworker stole people’s credit cards, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I negotiated my annual raise, and was told not to make it weird. I started at a new company in a new industry about a year ago, and I just had my first annual review. I’ve grown a lot in my role, and have had a year full of positive quarterly reviews, and had been given a small (1.1%) unsolicited, off-cycle raise in recognition of my performance.

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Keeping Skin Healthy and Glowing During Fall and Winter

Ms. Career Girl

When you think of winter, you probably think of snow, rain, and cold. So it’s natural to think that your skin shouldn’t need more moisture. Truth is that winter air has much less moisture than the air of those blazing hot summer days. Your skin looks dry because it is.

How Can Recruiters Avoid Unconscious Bias?

The Undercover Recruiter

Unconscious bias can affect the ways in which we recruit in many ways. We might overlook a talented prospect for candidates who share our own views and characteristics without even knowing it. As recruiters there really is no place for bias, so how can we stop it from happening?

Google For Jobs Launches "Job Board of Choice Apply", Throws Job Boards Big Bone.

HR Capitalist

Tracking the looming giant in the recruiting industry that is Google For Jobs can be a full-time job. The latest is a biggie - GFJ rolled out 4 pretty important features last week, including auto-loading of salary data, bookmarking and better geographic search.

my company publicly shames people who get hurt on the job, current employer asked my new job to change my start date, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My company publicly shames people who get hurt on the job. I work for a moderately sized, privately owned company. A year ago, our director of facilities retired. His replacement is a big proponent of trophies and awards, and has heavily campaigned with company leaders to get the business involved in voluntary safety and efficiency certification programs.

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On The Other Side of Fear

Ms. Career Girl

There’s a soulful old tune that I remember because it was playing on September 11, 2001. “The Other Side of Fear” was a helpful refuge from the unthinkable madness of the day. Murray sings about how fear keeps us from experiencing love.

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Recruiter and Candidate Technology Expectation Mismatch

The Undercover Recruiter

There can sometimes be a mismatch in recruiter expectations when it comes to early career candidates and the use of technology professionally.

From Project Management to Events

Career Shifters

“I wanted to create something that would have an impact on the world.”. Georgie Nightingall was going through the motions in her old career. She knew she had more to offer. So, when an idea she'd tested started growing legs, she decided to go for it.

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How to Personalize Your Work-Life Balance

Jobacle

Work-life balance in the business world has become a meaningful way to achieve higher satisfaction with our work and personal lives. But when we hear about flexible hours, co-working situations, and idiosyncratic weekly schedules that don’t apply to our needs, what does work-life balance mean for us?

8 Black Friday Shopping Tips You Should Know

Ms. Career Girl

Black Friday sale is soon hitting out in stores and it has got everyone excited. Be it any part of the world, or any store, shopaholics are ready to look for the best holiday deals ever.

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How to Optimise Social Media to Sell Your Company Culture

The Undercover Recruiter

For those job hunting and researching your company online, a candidate’s typical user journey will begin by visiting your website, specifically a careers page of some sort.

Placements Special: Dress to Impress

Imarticus Learning

In this series, we at Imarticus Learning give you tips and tricks to land your dream job in Investment Banking. You may contrast your tie to your shirt perfectly, but the shine of your shoes or lack thereof might be the only thing your recruiters notice. Dressing up for an interview is not rocket science. So why then do so many of us get it wrong? Truth is the very first impression you make when you walk into an interview is with your appearance.

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Buzzfeed’s 23 favorite Ask a Manager letters

Ask A Manager

Buzzfeed just did a round-up of their 23 favorite Ask a Manager letters. It’s full of classics.

Stellar Client Gifts for the Upcoming Holiday Season

Ms. Career Girl

Maintaining a great relationship with a client can be imperative to your professional success. So, what’s one way you can go above and beyond? Try getting them an awesome holiday gift.

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Employer Branding: The Inbound Recruiting Way

The Undercover Recruiter

Building an employer brand, especially online, for all the world to see has become paramount to your business. It’s easier than ever to discover what a workplace is like nowadays, so why not take full advantage of that?

What Is An Investment Bank?

Imarticus Learning

Believe it or not, even investment bankers find it difficult to describe what exactly investment banks do! This has to do with the sheer complexity and enormity of the financial transactions involved. In simple words, an investment bank is an intermediary between organizations such as ABC Steel that need money and individuals and institutions that need to invest.

do you say thank-you often enough at work?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I wanted to share a tradition with you that I started based on your advice. Every year I block off an hour in the couple days before Thanksgiving to send short emails to the colleagues who have done wonderful things in the past year, helped me out, or inspired me in specific ways. The response is always a warm one, and a few others have even started similar practices.

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3 Areas of Smart Spending That Will Save Your Business Money in the Long Run

Ms. Career Girl

There’s no avoiding expenses in business. Entrepreneurs and small business owners know this all too well. But the most successful businesses understand that in order to turn a profit, a company needs to focus its money in the right places.

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What Is the National Day of Mourning?

Blogging4jobs

Not all your employees are celebrating Thanksgiving this weekend. For some, it’s just not a part of their family traditions. For others, Thanksgiving represents nothing but bad memories. Not everyone comes from a happy family, and going home to spend time with relatives you despise, or have hurt you in the past is obviously stressful. […] Source. HR activism politics at work Thanksgiving the

Role of Technology in Investment Banking

Imarticus Learning

Today, technology is key in turning trading strategy into trading profit. Technology enables new pricing models and products to be delivered to the market. The IB industry thrives on the flow, analysis, and interpretation of information and technology is often the edge that gives a bank competitive advantage. Technology spans across IB functions and underpins every deal that is made. When a system is unavailable, millions of dollars can be lost.

how can I find out what skills an employer is really looking for?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I am incredibly frustrated as I prepare to enter the eighth year of my job search. I have a deep and abiding love of, let’s say, teapot design but am stuck working in gravyboat sales. These are examples for anonymity’s sake.) During my time at my current job, however, I have coordinated with my supervisor to incorporate teapot design into my work (often on my own personal time) in a way that benefits my current company.

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How to Find Your Dream Career in a Demanding Economy

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you know exactly what you want to do already, or you feel clueless as to what to do next in your career, the economy is more demanding than ever in terms of jobs available, skills required, experience needed, and salary expectations.

How HR Can Really Decrease Sexual Harassment in Our Workplace

Blogging4jobs

In light of recent news about sexual harassment in the workplace, I don’t think we have to ask ourselves how often it really happens. It really happens. A lot. And so much of it is underreported by. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR sexual harassment workplace sexual harassment

Side Cash: Could Having A Side-Business Be For You?

Jobacle

Many people with successful careers find themselves with a sense of longing. This often goes past just career development and spills into a desire for a second income or vocation. Millennials, in particular, find time to make extra money, with 33% of millennials having a second job.

my boyfriend’s horrible ex-girlfriend got a job at my company

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I am a woman in my later 20’s who has been in a relationship with my boyfriend for two years now. He is my best friend, I couldn’t be happier with him! The issue does not lie with my boyfriend or our relationship, but with his ex-girlfriend. My boyfriend and I used to work at the same place. I knew him a year before we started dating, but he was in a relationship with said ex-girlfriend.

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Three Little Words You Should Learn To Use

Ms. Career Girl

The memory is still vivid. I was newly separated and living in a very modest apartment with my daughter. My income was solely from working a swing shift job, and it wasn’t even enough to meet our essential monthly expenses. I looked around at the little place we called home.

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