Sat.Jul 06, 2019 - Fri.Jul 12, 2019

5 LinkedIn Profile Personal Brand Building Essentials

Executive Career Brand

Let’s start with the understanding that if you’re job-hunting, you need to have a robust LinkedIn profile personal brand building strategy. This is especially true if you’re an executive job seeker.

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How to Use LinkedIn Marketing like a Business Capitalist

Ms. Career Girl

LinkedIn is one of the most widely used social media networks worldwide. It has more than 610 million members with more than 303 million active users each month, rivaling platforms like Twitter and Instagram.

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4 Benefits of Knowing and Communicating Your Personal Brand

Professional Resume Services

You may not think your personal brand is important, but hiring managers and business professionals do. This means you have to understand c-level personal branding to communicate it and know how others perceive you professionally.

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Five Simple Steps To Opening A Coffee Shop

Career Alley

Launching your own business and making it successful will be challenging and stressful, but once you’re up and running, you will not regret your decision. Find your Dream Job Entrepreneur

2019 153

“I'm Trapped And It's Crushing My Self-esteem. How Can I Rediscover My Career Confidence?”

Career Shifters

After graduating, Grace fell into what seemed like an exciting career. But years later, an energy-sapping work environment and a lack of future prospects have left her feeling completely demotivated.

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Four Tips to Disconnect on Vacation to Improve Your Mental Health

Ms. Career Girl

In today’s fast-paced society, the constant stress and anxiety of juggling demands in our personal and professional lives can take a toll on physical and psychological health. To maintain a mentally healthy work-life-balance, it’s crucial to take a break and disconnect on vacation.

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The Importance of Staying Up to Date With Your Online Presence

Professional Resume Services

Many executives don’t appreciate the importance of having a positive online presence. And some don’t understand their online presence should always be kept up-to-date. If you’re actively looking for a job, you’re putting yourself in a big hole if recruiters can’t find you online.

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From Legal Secretary to Legal Executive

Career Shifters

“I was bored. There had to be a more rewarding career out there for me.”. Karen Hayward was stagnating in her role. Then, a colleague inspired her to aim higher. After juggling home, work and retraining, she proved to her firm that she was worth the risk and secured their support.

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Allyship Among Women: From Sabotage to Support

Ms. Career Girl

Allyship and the Path to Solidarity. When we begin to define how we can show support for someone, the first word that may come to mind is allyship.

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How to deal with too many tasks and not enough time

Cube Rules

Since February, my work life has been filled with hundreds of tasks needing to be done on hard (political) deadlines with not enough resources or time to do them.

2019 141

How to Keep Tenured Service Techs Satisfied

Evil HR Lady

It takes a lot of effort to find a new job. Because of that, people tend to stay in their positions as long as they aren’t completely miserable. That’s why if the pay is OK and the manager isn’t a total jerk, chances are that your technicians will stay with your service organization for a long time. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average tenure in the repair and maintenance profession is four years.

2019 168

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Summer is when laziness finds respectability.” ” – Sam Keen. Boy, oh, boy. we can all sure use a break from work this year! In fact, this year we can all use a break from just about any serious thought or endeavor. Unfortunately, surveys show Americans are taking off less time from work than ever. Plain old simple relaxing seems a thing of the past, but it’s been proven to be a necessary ingredient for health and well-being, both physical and emotional.

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Creating Income With a Side Hustle

Ms. Career Girl

Are you looking for side hustle options that can produce a reliable bit of extra income? If that’s the case, it likely means that your “day job” either – Doesn’t have a future. Has little potential for providing financial security. Simply isn’t satisfying.

2019 219

Would You Fire Starbucks Employees Who Ask People to Leave for Questionable Reasons?

HR Capitalist

If you're reading this while sitting in a Starbucks, be aware - you're sitting a location where bad things can happen. Starbucks - with its 30,000 locations and 300,000 employees - has become a lighting rod reflection of polarization in America.

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This CEO’s 2,000 Word Email Explains Why German Managers Are Superior Than Those in the U.S.

Evil HR Lady

German superiority is something one shouldn’t throw around lightly–there are too many negative stereotypes about that. But, when Deutsche Bank CEO Christian Sewing announced the company would layoff 18,000 workers, he didn’t leave it just at that. He sent a 2,000-word email to his employees, explaining what was happening. Here’s why that was a great way to spread bad news. Information always helps. Losing your job is terrible. There’s no way around that.

2019 164

What Skills You Need to Become Mean Stack Developer

Imarticus Learning

Technological advancements and data analytics have literally taken over our world. Developers hence are seeing much demand.

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How Can a Recruiter Use Social Media to Attract Talent?

The Undercover Recruiter

Now unless you’ve been meditating in the Himalayas for the past 20 years then you’ll know that social media is the IN thing. Every man, woman, business, cat, and dog (yep they have their own profiles too) has some kind of presence on social media.

Great CEO Quotes: "My Superpower is Change"

HR Capitalist

You know you love this post series here at the Capitalist - Great CEO Quotes. Today's entry comes from WeWork CEO Adam Neumann: "My Superpower is Change". That's heavy, my HR friends.

2019 86

IKEA Poland Fires Man for Anti-LGBTQ Posts. Could You?

Evil HR Lady

What do you do if an employee objects to your Pride Month celebrations? And what if that person objects, in writing, on the company intranet? IKEA in Poland, had a case where an employee objected to an LGBTQ celebration and, according to IKEA: “The employee actually used quotes from the Old Testament about death and blood in the context of what fate should meet homosexuals. Many employees concerned by this entry contacted our HR department.”

2019 139

Working Online: Self-Employed Contractor

Boomers Next Step

Working online is a growing phenomenon, and Peter Drucker’s comment explains why.

The Leader’s Guide to Team Productivity

The Undercover Recruiter

Imagine you have a team of skilled, talented, and educated professionals. Each team member has relevant training and experience, a good attitude, and a solid work ethic. They even get along with each other.

2019 114

Are HR Leaders Ready to Hire Candidates with Criminal Histories? #SHRM19

HR Capitalist

If you’re a SHRM member or even remotely following major initiatives within the world’s largest association of HR professionals, odds are you’ve heard of “ Getting Talent Back to Work ”, a pledge drive to promote the hiring of candidates with criminal histories.

2019 84

What Are The Machine Learning Interview Questions?

Imarticus Learning

It is not surprising that machines are an integral part of our eco-system driven by technology. Reaching a point in technical pinnacle was made easier from the time machine started learning and reasoning even without the intervention of a human being.

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my boss pees in a cup and dumps it in the kitchen sink

Ask A Manager

Warning: This is a really gross letter. A reader writes: What can we do with a boss who urinates in a cup in his office and then dumps it in the kitchen sink even when we (all women) are sitting there eating lunch? We are certain of what is in the cup because it smells, is yellow, and it sits right on his credenza in plain view. He’s even left it outside the office, forgetting to empty it. A few weeks ago I was washing my lunch dishes and he dumped it right on top of my stuff.

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Why Office Design Should Matter to HR Professionals

The Undercover Recruiter

You would think that office design would only be something that facilities management would be concerned with. But as it turns out, office design is hugely important to HR professionals as well.

2019 113

Women’s Soccer: A Primer on Success in Equality Legislation

HR Capitalist

Congratulations to the USA Women’s National Soccer Team winning the World Cup. Fun to watch and amazing all at the same time. But there’s more! Let’s look at the impact of Title IX on Women’s Soccer in the United States. Not sure what Title IX is?

2019 83

How is The Ethereum Blockchain Different From The Bitcoin Blockchain?

Imarticus Learning

The Ethereum and Bitcoin blockchains are superficially the same, in that, both cryptocurrencies use blockchain technology and are the most popularly known cryptos of the 20 th century. A bit of learning at any reputed institute for Fintech Training will be able to explain the differences in the blockchains. That’s what we will explore in the next few paragraphs.

2019 72

telling applicants that their parents are hurting their chances, parking space war, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. How do I explain to applicants that their parents are hurting their chances? I work on the recruitment team for a large company that staffs festivals, conventions, and sporting events.

2019 84

How to Attract Top Talent by Creating Excellent Candidate Experiences

The Undercover Recruiter

It’s the go-to broadcaster in the UK for sports and movie fans but as an employer, they are much more than that. You don’t have to be a media-luvvy to work there as they’ve got a lot of fingers in a lot of pies. We speak with the broadcasting media company Sky which has recently.

2019 114

The Complex Relationship of A.I. and Labor's Share of GDP in the USA.

HR Capitalist

Will A.I. take jobs away? . Of course it will. The only question is whether the jobs it eliminates are replaced by other jobs up the food chain, in different and perhaps yet unknown industries and job classes. The world has seen various waves of automation and globalization over the last century.

2019 79

9 Nursing Skills Every Practitioner Needs To Be Successful

Career Realism

Nursing is one of the most demanding careers to go into, but it's also one of the most rewarding. It's also a career that's expected to see a lot of growth by 2026, which means more nursing jobs are expected to be created.

2019 83

what to do if you were just laid off (or are about to be)

Ask A Manager

If you’ve been laid off from your job, of if you’re worried you’re going to be laid off, you might be feeling pretty helpless. It’s scary to be told your job is being eliminated and you’ll be out of work and have to scramble to find a new job.

2019 83

How to Deal With a Toxic Work Environment

The Undercover Recruiter

When you find yourself trapped in a toxic work environment, your number one priority should be to protect your mental health. If you end up depressed or sick due to the way things are run, fixing things or making your escape will become much more difficult.

2019 114

Riding Solo: Job Ideas For People That Prefer to Work Alone

Corn on the Job

Some people get a real kick out of a team environment. They love the way the team can motivate them, and the social element of working with other people.

2019 74

How To Answer The Job Interview Question ‘Describe Yourself In One Word’

Career Realism

It's the ultimate elevator pitch request: 'describe yourself to me in one word.' If you're asked this in a job interview, how can you boil down everything you can bring to this role in one single word? Strategy Is Everything The key (as with all job interview answers) is to be strategic.

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weekend free-for-all – July 13-14, 2019

Ask A Manager

This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. This one is truly no work and no school.). Lucy 2006-2019.

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Why Does the Tech Industry have a Gender Problem?

The Undercover Recruiter

The UK’s tech industry currently employs over one million people and, in 2018, was worth £184 billion to the UK. However, even though the technology sector is growing substantially, it’s still dealing with an age-old problem: a lack of gender diversity.

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