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Your Personal Ad: What to Include in a Resume

Career Alley

The golden rule to writing a killer resume is to know when and how you can break the golden rules. Paradoxically, when you follow all the rules, you actually reduce your chances of success. Create a Killer Resume and Cover Letter killer resume

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Ongoing Strategies Every Executive Job Seeker Needs to Consider

Professional Resume Services

What’s your strategy as an executive job seeker? There’s no right or wrong answer to the question, and sometimes it takes trial and error to truly figure out what the most effective strategy is for you. Even then, adjustments must be made along the way. Simply thinking you can write resumes that get you hired. Read more » The post Ongoing Strategies Every Executive Job Seeker Needs to Consider appeared first on Executive Resume Services.

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Using “Retail Therapy” to Cope With Anxiety and Depression

Ms. Career Girl

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and it’s important to note that women are twice as likely to be diagnosed with anxiety and depression. Both young and older women tend to deal with stress via “retail therapy,” treating themselves to something that is unplanned because of a stressful, anxious or depressing situation in order to “take my mind off my problems.”. Is this a healthy decision for women?

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Hate ‘Selling Yourself’? 7 Ways To Get Noticed In A New Field, Without Feeling Inauthentic

Career Shifters

Whatever your next career is, making a shift means building your reputation in a new area. But pitching yourself to potential employers or clients when you're only just getting started can leave you feeling like a fake. So how do you do it gracefully? Natasha shares her guidance on how to make your presence known in a way that's relaxed, human, and effective

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Don’t Let Fear Limit Your Career Potential

Career Alley

Fear: it can be your biggest barrier to success. Fear can keep you in your comfort zone, stop you from going after your heart's desire, and place limits on your life. Discover Career Opportunities career potential

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What Does an Expert Executive Resume Writer Offer?

Professional Resume Services

Anyone can write a resume with basic components in it. However, since many people have this strategy, you’ll have a hard time standing out among the large pool of applicants for any given job. The keys to writing an effective resume today are different than they were several years ago. So if you haven’t been. Read more » The post What Does an Expert Executive Resume Writer Offer? appeared first on Executive Resume Services.

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How to Become a Life Coach

Ms. Career Girl

Over the course of 20 years or so, the coaching industry has evolved from a niche specialization to a mainstream career option, with over 50,000 coaches practicing worldwide. In today’s fast-paced environment, a life coach offer a valuable service for clients looking to navigate their largest challenges at home, at work, and especially balancing the two.

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How Social Media Can Make or Break Your Job Search

Career Alley

Social media is no longer just for sharing cat photos and recipe videos; it has also become a necessary tool for employers across the globe. Find your Dream Job Social Media in Job Search

From Teacher to Entrepreneur

Career Shifters

“I was never going to be happy working for someone else.”. Fed up of bureaucracy and an ever-increasing mountain of paperwork, Richard Swan decided set out on his own. Here's his candid account of how he's navigated money issues, business growth challenges, and the ups and downs of the economy, to create a more fulfilling (and lucrative) career

3 ways to know when it is time for a job search

Cube Rules

You know those memos that come out from management announcing the next, coolest thing in organizational wonder? Or how somebody is leaving to "pursue other business interests" (fired) or "provided wonderful accomplishments" (left on their own)? You either read those emails and thought nothing of it or read those emails and had your anxiety levels go up. […]. The post 3 ways to know when it is time for a job search appeared first on Cube Rules.

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Gross Up – Key Words & Phrases

Sklover Working Wisdom

What is the meaning of. Gross Up”? Everyone is legally permitted to try to avoid taxes – I did not say “evade” taxes – or to pay as little as permissible, in any legal way available to them. For employees, the most common opportunity to do so is when they incur work-related expenses that may require them to pay taxes on some of the reimbursement.

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Bringing Home the Bacon: How Much Do Accountants Really Make?

Career Alley

If you are good with numbers and organization, accounting might be a good choice as a career. The accounting industry is loaded with job opportunities […]. Discover Career Opportunities Career Advice

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Steak ‘N Shake Makes a $7.7 Million Error. (You’re Probably Making the Same Error.)

Evil HR Lady

Managers are always salary exempt and are not eligible for overtime pay. This is a common belief but it simply isn’t true. In fact, your job title has nothing to do with how you have to be paid–it’s all about your job responsibilities. Steak ‘N Shake found out the hard way that they had misclassified 286 store managers in the St. Louis area and owed them back overtime pay. Oh, and attorney fees and costs. Grand total? million dollars. Steak ‘N Shake’s error.

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What is an Application Tracking System – and why is it important?

Cube Rules

If you've done any research into writing a resume, you'll soon come across the dreaded ATS -- Application Tracking System. It's that dastardly beast that will grab your resume and throw it into the digital trash bin if you don't feed it right and correctly. It is the black box of resumes reviews -- machine driven […]. The post What is an Application Tracking System – and why is it important? appeared first on Cube Rules. Job Search Application Tracking System ATS Resume

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.” ” – Stevie Wonder. First of all, Stevie Wonder is, for me, one of the true Wonders of the World. There is something nearly beyond human in his music and lyrics. Last week I listened to a podcast about music. Someone mentioned that Stevie Wonder had agreed to appear at a charitable event for a small charity, and to do one song. The charity was more than thrilled.

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Interview nerves? Banish the fear and shine at the right time

Career Alley

When something you hadn't planned on occurs, don't try to control the situation. Instead, flow with it. Discover Career Opportunities interview advice

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McDonald’s Faces 23 New Sexual Harassment Complaints

Evil HR Lady

McDonald’s is the first job for many people. The wages aren’t high and they tend to hire people without a lot of experience for many of their positions. This is fabulous and they should be praised for giving people their first chance. However, there’s a downside to this: inexperience matters at work. It’s easy enough to learn how to make hamburgers and fries, but it’s not quite so easy to learn how to navigate a world of work.

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5 Tips for Turning Your Employees into Brand Ambassadors

The Undercover Recruiter

At this point, we all know about brand ambassadors, right? Or at least we’ve all heard about “influencers” on social media being paid to endorse a brand of…well, anything. What about employer brand ambassadors? This is a largely unused marketing opportunity just waiting to be tapped into. Before we get into our list of top. View Article. 5 Tips for Turning Your Employees into Brand Ambassadors Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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How to Cope With Idiots in Recruitment (and Life in General)

Undercover Recruiter

In our job, you come across all sorts of people and I don’t know about you but I, over the last 20 years in recruitment, have made genuine friendships with candidates and clients over time given our shared values and interests, who enrich my life in so many ways. However, there will always be the. View Article. How to Cope With Idiots in Recruitment (and Life in General) Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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5 Tips for Becoming a Manager at Your Place of Employment

Career Alley

Having a plan is one of the first steps to advancing your career. You’ll need to set yourself some goals and figure out what you actually want to achieve. If you have no direction, then you won’t be able to reach your goals so make sure to plan this carefully. Launch your Career Career advancement

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What jobs can you get with a Data Analytics degree?

Imarticus Learning

The Data Analytics industry is one of the fastest growing sectors, proving to be a job provider to thousands of potential professionals every year. Therefore, upon the successful completion of a Data Analytics degree, there are various job options that you can explore. Some of these have been deeply detailed in the following paragraphs. Let’s have a look. .

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Are You Addicted to Work?

The Undercover Recruiter

Research by TechTalk shows in the UK, 54% of employees check work emails on holiday and 6% admit to even checking them at a funeral. As technology makes it increasingly easy for us to push beyond the 9-5, Lucinda Pullinger, Global Head of HR at Instant Offices explores how workers can recognize the difference between. View Article. Are You Addicted to Work? Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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Supercharge Your Recruiting Machine

Undercover Recruiter

If you don’t use referrals, you’re missing out on a killer opportunity to pour some rocket fuel on your recruitment process. Yes, inbound and outbound channels yield amazing hires. But referral hires: Have the highest applicant-to-hire conversion rate (40%). Run with the company longer (46% stay over 1 year, 45% over 2 years.) Lightsaber the. View Article. Supercharge Your Recruiting Machine Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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Define your Expertise in 3 Simple Steps

Career Alley

There are a lot of uniquely talented people out there who completely underestimate themselves! They have expertise that would be useful to many, but they don't really acknowledge it or seriously consider sharing it with others. Career Advice

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How Big Data Analytics can impact business results?

Imarticus Learning

Big data analytics are for those companies, corporates, and global organizations that take their businesses and the respective business aspects such as efficiency, growth rate, profit-making, market positioning, market targets, customer satisfaction and stakeholder satisfaction seriously, and wish to see a consistent development and progress in all of these business aspects periodically. Let us deeply examine how big data analytics can impact your business.

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How Do You Manage Your Own Mental Health at Work?

The Undercover Recruiter

Our employees’ wellbeing is of utmost importance, there’s no denying that. But so is your’s. You couldn’t support any of your staff if you’re not looking after your mental health which is often overlooked because of your own pressures and stresses within the workplace and sometimes in your personal life. This week our team of. View Article. How Do You Manage Your Own Mental Health at Work? Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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Shattered the Glass Ceiling? Avoid Falling off the Glass Cliff.

Ms. Career Girl

In 2012, Marissa Mayer was given the chance to take the helm at Yahoo.com. While she took the position, many in the industry were worried that this would be a classic case of the glass cliff phenomenon. What is the Glass Cliff? The glass cliff is a term for situations in which female executives are hired to take over a business in a crisis, only to be set up for failure.

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Highly-Employable Skills To Help You Stand Out

Corn on the Job

Career development is something that is a never-ending thing. We all know how it goes, and none of it starts with just landing the job of your dreams, and then boom, you’re all done. From one thing to another, the opportunities that you will have will help you to grow, and there are certain skills that you will need to brush up on, to make yourself more employable.

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Do financial analysts use Python? In what ways?

Imarticus Learning

Finance professionals have long relied on the trawling through spreadsheets which makes their exercise an extremely arduous task. However, over the years they have had access to VBA( Visual Basic Applications) in Excel to customize functionality and automate worksheets. Google sheets have also proved to be a great contender for managing data on spreadsheets with Google Apps Script being a great addition to the option available.

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Mental health: A Boardroom Issue Which Won’t Go Away

The Undercover Recruiter

Mental health is an important focal point in society and as with any societal shift, it is impacting the place of work, businesses and companies alike. As a result, organizations need to respond and adapt. As companies have previously harnessed other societal shifts such as the power of social media to reach their target audience, View Article. Mental health: A Boardroom Issue Which Won’t Go Away Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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90 Percent of Workers Say They Need This 1 Thing to Be Loyal

Career Realism

Employee loyalty is something every company longs for. It's estimated employee turnover costs as much as 130-200% of an employee's salary. When a talented, knowledgeable, trained employee leaves, it's bad for business. And, when lots of them leave, it can be the kiss of death. Your Employee's Happiness Matters (A Lot).

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Jobs That Suit Those Seeking Progression!

Corn on the Job

Seeking out progression within your career is just so important in our eyes. Progression means that you’re not always going to be the one at the bottom of what you do, getting put with all the jobs that you don’t really want to do. But if you’re not seeking progression in any way, then you shouldn’t really expect anything less from the careers that you’re going for.

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The Investment Banking Course That Will Get You Hired

Imarticus Learning

Prateek shares his experience and the journey that led to an investment banking job at Goldman Sachs. Investment Banking is an industry that’s hard to break into, even with a master’s degree in finance. Prateek, a postgraduate in banking & finance, talks about how Imarticus Learning’s Investment Banking Training program helped him land his dream job. What’s your background, and why did you enroll in the Investment Banking course?

Why a Strong Ethos Could Help With Mental Health

The Undercover Recruiter

The words ‘toxic’ has been catapulted into the mainstream over the past few years. So much so that it was 2018’s word of the year, showing how it’s truly infiltrated its way into our vernacular. While in its truest form it may relate to substances, it is now commonly associated with culture, an area that’s. View Article. Why a Strong Ethos Could Help With Mental Health Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

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How to Think Like a Futurist

Water Cooler Wisdom

Being a futurist means paying attention to new patterns or trends that are slowly percolating up through the market and/or society that have the potential to catch on in a major way.

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How Nike's Data & Analytics Experts Are Changing the Shoe Business

Career Realism

When most people think of Nike, they think of shoes, retail stores, and, of course, athletes. That's all true, but there's more. Behind Nike's walls, you'll find the doers and thinkers who design, create, and innovate every day. There are also data scientists who discover and leverage athlete insights to create the future of sport. You might be surprised to learn about the impact you can have in Data & Analytics at Nike versus at a major tech giant.

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What do you need to become a financial analyst?

Imarticus Learning

One of the most coveted jobs that companies look for is financial analysts. They are sometimes misconstrued as working with bond or stock markets to help their higher employers make certain investments. A company can hire analysts for numerical data so that they can suggest better marketing techniques. Businesses which utilize a franchise model employ financial analysts to track and tackle franchises within a particular region. .

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