Sat.Sep 21, 2019 - Fri.Sep 27, 2019

Smart Job Interviewing Tips from the Experts

Executive Career Brand

If you’re like most job seekers, you dread interviewing for jobs. You may even dread them so much, you almost wish you didn’t land interviews at all. You need help with smart job interviewing.

2019 167

12 Steps To Start A Freelancing Business (And Why You Should)

Career Alley

There are many benefits of freelancing. You don’t answer to a boss; you work wherever and whenever you like and you get to choose your clients. Find your Dream Job freelancing

2019 154

How Long-Term Planning Allows for Smoother Seasonal Transitions at Work

Ms. Career Girl

As summer comes to an end, many people feel a little drained. This happens during almost every seasonal change. With a new season comes new events and more planning, and every person goes through significant life changes , no matter where they work.

2019 213

“To Persuade, First Agree” – A Critical Negotiating Insight

Sklover Working Wisdom

Workplace Negotiating Insight No. 8: “To Persuade, First Agree” A Critical Negotiating Insight. Observe and Learn: It is so often the case at work that we want to persuade others – customers, colleagues, clerks or even CEO’s – that our view, our idea or our plan is better than their own.

2019 130

Why Firing a Problem Employee Can Be the Best Thing to Do

Evil HR Lady

Firing a problem employee looks so simple when you see it on television. The bad employee makes yet another mistake, the boss screams, “Pack up your things!” and it’s finished. Real life isn’t like that, though. There’s a lot more involved, which is why it’s common for employers to put off firing a lackluster employee, or even to avoid it entirely. Still, it can be (and often is) the right thing to do. Here’s why — and how to do it. When Firing a Problem Employee Is the Right Thing to Do.

2019 166

Quiet time? Should employees be encouraged to meditate?

Career Alley

As an employer, it is important to have stress management and wellbeing initiatives in place to help your staff better manage their stress. Discover Career Opportunities meditate meditation

2019 154

Every Female Entrepreneur Should Be Doing These 3 Things

Ms. Career Girl

Work-life balance—it’s the ever-elusive goal so many of us are constantly trying to achieve. According to Forbes, many women who make the leap into entrepreneurship do so in part because they’re looking for more flexibility.

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Minimize The Risk: Know What Hazards To Look For When Applying For Construction Work

Jobacle

The US is home to over 70,000 commercial construction businesses , with that figure predicted to rise. This means there are plenty of jobs available in construction, and there is a diverse range of paths to take.

2019 153

How to Choose the Perfect Career Path

Career Alley

When we reach the end of our education, we may have some idea of our options, but it’s incredibly challenging to know which career path is the right one to take. Career Advice career path Careers

2019 154

From Management Consultancy to Social Impact

Career Shifters

“I didn't think I could change myself to be that person, so I resolved to look elsewhere.”. Matt Cooper wanted his work to have more of an impact in the world. He left his role without a clear idea of next steps, instead joining a structured programme which helped him work it out.

2019 150

It’s Official: $684 Per Week Will Be the New Minimum Salary for Exempt Employees

Evil HR Lady

The US Department of Labor issued a final ruling today on the new salary threshold for salary exemption: $684 per week (equivalent to $35,568 per year for a full-year worker). Anyone who earns less than this becomes eligible for overtime pay, regardless of actual duties. This increase in the minimum salary for exemption has been in discussions since the Obama administration proposed an increase to $47,476 in 2016.

2019 144

How to Get Out of a Rut

Jobacle

Wondering how to get out of a rut? You’re not alone. Bill Murray found himself stuck in a rut, as the reporter Phil covering the insanity of Groundhog Day. Every day, Phil awoke at the same time, with the same Sonny & Cher tune playing, within the same hotel room.

2019 141

Passing Microsoft Windows Server 2016 Certification Exams with PrepAway Dumps

Career Alley

When you pass 70-740 and eventually earn MCSE: Business Applications, this ensures your expertise in modifying Windows 365 for both sales and service. Discover Career Opportunities Training

2019 141

“How Do I Overcome My Fear Of Rejection, And Start My Dream Career?”

Career Shifters

Tasha's always nursed a 'secret' dream creative career. The problem is, self-promotion feels uncomfortable, and she’s sensitive to criticism. How do you turn your ideal work into a reality, when you're terrified of being rejected

2019 143

The Importance of Tech Training (and Why Service Organizations Should Pay For It)

Evil HR Lady

Technology develops at a rapid rate. Today, consumers can have all of their appliances connected to the internet via a smart house, but when things go on the fritz, they need a technician well-versed in smart technology to service their devices. At the same time, some homes still have HVAC systems that were installed before some of your techs were even born. Who knows what will exist tomorrow? The range of information techs need to know continues to grow. That means training is critical.

2019 125

What Makes a Good Employee?

Jobacle

Ask 10 people to describe their favorite cheesecake and you might receive 10 different answers. That should never be the case for describing what makes a good employee.

2019 141

3 Things You’ll Need To Set Up Your Own Business

Career Alley

Finding your ideal job can be the best thing that ever happens in life, but some people find it hard to find their dream job […]. Discover Career Opportunities Your Business

2019 118

How to Think Like a Headhunter to Get that Job Interview

Boomers Next Step

Want to get a job interview? Then begin to think like a Headhunter or Recruiter! Ask yourself specifically what is the position and exactly who are they looking for to fill it? What qualities do they appreciate in a candidate?

2019 82

What Was Your Best Office Christmas/Year-End/Holiday Present?

Evil HR Lady

It’s the time of year where managers start to think about Holiday/Year-end presents for their staffs. I want to put together a list of presents that people actually liked! It’s okay if they are contradictory. What is the best (or are the best if you have several) presents you’ve received at work? Best one I ever received was a shopping day–we all got an extra day off in December. Leave your answer in the comments!

2019 125

The Best Jobs for Short and On-the-Job Training Programs

Jobacle

It’s understandable why someone might be looking for a career with a short training program or perhaps training that can be done primarily on-the-job. This is particularly true with the ongoing student loan debt crisis, and the effects so many Americans are feeling as a result.

2019 130

Chick-fil-A: Observations from the Road About Talent and Culture.

HR Capitalist

I travel a lot for work. Over the last nine years, that's meant a bit of travel fatigue and recent attempts to reduce my total number of nights in hotel rooms.

2019 77

14 Things Your Candidates Should Never Say in a Job Interview

The Undercover Recruiter

HR advisors tend to be pretty positive people. You’ve got to be. It’s your job to fill candidates with confidence, top them up with information, and send them off to their dream job interviews with nothing but the other candidates to stand in their way.

2019 110

What Are The Important Ways That AI Is Helping E-Commerce Stores?

Imarticus Learning

The e-commerce industry has proved to be a boon for all the shopaholics who are too lethargic for a regular brick and motor engagement.

2019 71

3 Things You MUST Do Before Your Next Informational Interview

Career Realism

Informational interviews are an essential part of a successful job search. Not sure what you need to do? Marcy Twete, author of You Know Everybody! A Career Girl's Guide to Building a Network That Works , offers some great tips for nailing your next informational interview.

2019 82

The 5 Ways You Intimidate People Without Directly Threatening Them.

HR Capitalist

I know - that post title feels ugly, dirty and any other identifier you want to put on it. But yet here we are - in the workplace, trying to do things the right way but under siege by the nature of humanity. The art of influence has been covered by many people smarter than me.

2019 71

11 Business Habits You Need to Make Time For

The Undercover Recruiter

Everyone has a list of things they know they should do but, let’s face it, try to avoid doing at all costs. But what habits are you avoiding, as a Recruitment business owner? With so much to do, it can be easy to forget about the little habits that could make a big difference to the running.

2019 105

Is Risk Management a Good Career?

Imarticus Learning

Risk management is the process of evaluating financial risks associated with a particular project or business decision taken by a particular company and then taking necessary actions to minimize such risks.

2019 69

3 Tips On How To Answer "Why Are You Leaving Your Job?"

Career Realism

A prepared job seeker will have thought about questions that will be asked at the job interview. One of them may be: "Why are you leaving your job?" As you think about a response to this question, also consider how the interviewer may interpret that response.

2019 82

FLSA Games: Exempt Salary Threshold Moves from 23K to 35K.

HR Capitalist

Heads up, HR friends at all levels. Employees who make less than $35,568 are now eligible for overtime pay under a final rule issued today by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The new rate will take effect Jan. 1, 2020.

2019 71

8 Keywords to Look for in Every CV

The Undercover Recruiter

When searching for the best candidate for a role, it’s essential to reflect on which keywords an applicant uses within their CV. Paying close attention to certain keywords can help you easily identify a candidate’s marketable strengths and transferable experience.

2019 101

How Big Data Can Help Boost Sales?

Imarticus Learning

Selling in general. Sales form the backbone of any organization. You need the revenue to soar up in order to quench up your profit maximization quest, that is what every capitalist aspires to do.

2019 56

How To Apply For A Job You're Not 100% Qualified For

Career Realism

One of the biggest job search struggles is figuring out which jobs you should apply for. You have to look at the job description, the skill requirements, and the overall qualifications for the job, and then determine whether it's a viable employment opportunity for you or not.

2019 81

5 Questions With Sharlyn Lauby - Author of "Manager Onboarding: 5 Steps for Setting New Leaders Up for Success".

HR Capitalist

Sharlyn Lauby is an author, writer, speaker and consultant. And a friend of mine! She is president of ITM Group Inc. , a consulting firm which focuses on developing training solutions that engage and retain talent in the workplace.

2019 67

How Can a Social Media Detox Hinder Your Job Search?

The Undercover Recruiter

Have you heard about the recent social media detox trend? It seems to be all the rage to stop using social media, either temporarily or permanently, in an attempt to focus on living life instead of viewing it through a smartphone screen.

the new overtime pay law is here (for real this time)

Ask A Manager

The U.S. Department of Labor issued a final ruling today on the question of what salary level should make workers exempt from overtime pay, and here it is: If you earn less than $35,568, then starting on January 1, 2020 you must be paid overtime (time and a half) when you work more than 40 hours in a week.

2019 80

3 Signs Your Interview Isn’t Going In The Right Direction

Career Realism

Interviewing is nerve-wracking even in the best of circumstances. If you feel like you're under a microscope, it's because you are! Employers want to make sure that you can do the job. But, just as importantly, they want to determine if you can fit in with their team.

2019 82

What are the Use Cases of Big Data in Real Estate?

Imarticus Learning

Catching up on big data & real estate. Real estate is comprised of assets such as property, land, houses, and buildings. Real estate is a budding sector where properties are dealt with every now and then. Real estate agents facilitate the buying and selling of homes, land, etc.