Sat.Nov 02, 2019 - Fri.Nov 08, 2019

Why Women Leave Work Behind

Career Alley

Having women in the workforce was once unthinkable. Typically viewed as the weaker sex, women were historically barred from enjoying equal rights and career opportunities. […]. Career Advice Hostile Work Environment

2019 141

How to answer the weakness interview question

Cube Rules

“What’s your greatest weakness?” is a common interview question that doesn’t need to trip you up. While some recruiters have stopped using it after receiving too many canned answers, many others still include it in their repertoire. So what's a candidate to do?Plan

2019 141

How to Work with Executive Recruiters

Executive Career Brand

The major focus of your job search strategy should be networking your way into the goldmine of hidden jobs. But of course you’ll still need to know how to work with executive recruiters. You need to get the attention of recruiters in your niche.

2019 132

Rejuvenate Your Executive Resume Story for a 2020 Audience

Career Trend

As a new decade approaches, it is a good time to assess, and if need be, rejuvenate your executive resume story. Executive resume writing is not just about tightening up your career brain dump and interjecting the right keywords like ‘strategic leader’ or ‘shareholder value.’

2020 130

Leaving The Forces: The Steps Towards The Future

Career Alley

The military can provide a great career for many people. With it comes the opportunity to receive the highest level of training, travel the world, learn to work as a very tight team, whilst serving your country with pride. . Career Advice

2019 141

5 tips for talking to a CEO

Cube Rules

There are lots of articles about how to talk to people in higher levels of management. Most of them start with the wrong premise. For example, many writers consider an opportunity to speak to upper management more on the level of meeting royalty.

2019 141

Election Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”. – Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. I don’t care what anyone says: though politics may be corrupted by big money, full of egotistical grandstanders, or stuck in a gridlock, voting is important.

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Are You Being Mistreated At Work?

Career Alley

Workplace discrimination is one of the biggest problems that a lot of people will face in their lives. It can often be enough to make a lot of people want to give up on their careers entirely. Career Advice Mistreated

2019 141

Why you should strive for excellence at work, not perfection

Cube Rules

People — and managers — have perceptions about our work. These perceptions influence how people work with you and also how they help you in your work and career. When trying to present yourself to others at work, I would suggest striving for excellence, not perfection. Here’s why.

2019 130

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“It is not the whistle that moves the train.” ” – D.V. Rangarajan. Making things happen at work. real and significant things. takes more than raising one’s voice, spouting one’s value, claiming questionable credit, or being in some vaunted position.

2019 130

Moving On: Last Day of Work Checklist

Jobacle

The big day has finally arrived and what once felt like a good thing has turned into somewhat of a bittersweet departure. After all, you’ve forged several close personal and professional relationships that should last a lifetime.

2019 151

It’s Never Too Late to Make a Career Change

Career Alley

If you are unhappy with where you are working now, make a list of the things you don’t like about it. As you’re looking at different options make sure they don’t have the same problems. Find your Dream Job Career Change Change

2019 130

Alternative Careers in Education & Academia

Ms. Career Girl

There are certain expectations many of us have when it comes to careers in academia. The path is pitched to us as quite linear in fashion — earning a PhD, pushing for a tenure-track teaching position, and publishing papers to remain updated on the industry.

2019 141

Swiss Saturday: Kitties

Evil HR Lady

Two weeks ago we adopted two adorable kittens: Mikey and Claudia. Now, my primary purpose in writing this blog is to share pictures of the kitties. MIkey. Claudia. These are our adorable new kittens. Did you know that kittens poop approximately four times a day?

2019 134

How HR Technology Can Help Build a Motivated Workforce

Jobacle

Owning and managing a successful business is one of the most challenging jobs on the planet. The main thing you need to focus on as a business owner is utilizing the power of technology to both reach new markets and keep your employees engaged.

2019 130

What’s an Externship?

Career Alley

In the simplest terms, an externship is a chance for a student to gain practical skills in their field by working for an organization for a short time, usually a few days up to a week. Land your First Job Externship Internships

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Why Taking Time Out is Essential

Ms. Career Girl

Your professional self – your work – should contribute to unlocking your vast reservoir of untapped potential and creating the future you want. If it’s doing the opposite, taking time out to consider these six questions is essential. What does success mean to you personally?

2019 141

“I Don’t Know What Else I Could Do. How Do I Expand My Career Change Horizons?”

Career Shifters

Ann is desperate to trade her demoralising job for a career she could love. But how do you find something new and fulfilling, when it feels like the only work you know (and are qualified for), is the exact work you want to get away from

2019 130

Don’t Be Afraid to Hire Someone Who is Unemployed

Evil HR Lady

It’s easier to get a new job when you already have a job. We all intuitively know this to be true, but why is that the case? If you ask recruiters and hiring managers why they don’t hire individuals who are unemployed when they apply for a role, it’s usually because they’re basing their decision on some preconceived notions and biases: If you’ve been fired from one job, there must be something wrong with you. If you quit without a new job lined up, you must not be a dedicated employee.

2019 125

Saying "No" Helps Train the Recipient What "Yes" Looks Like.

HR Capitalist

If there's a big problem in corporate America, it's that we say "Yes" too much at times. Yes to that request. Yes, I can help you. Yes, I'd be happy to be part of your project team. Yes, your response to my request is fine. There's a whole lot of yes going around. The problem?

2019 64

Learn From this Bad Leadership Example

Ms. Career Girl

Bad Leadership in Action. Not long ago, I witnessed some abysmal leadership. In just 10 minutes, a leader lost his team’s respect and destroyed their motivation. An outside team had just finished an intense 5-week assessment of departmental procedures.

From Law to Pilates

Career Shifters

“I didn't enjoy document-driven work or working in an office.”. Emma Burnett's industry was stressful. Longing to get back to a childhood passion, and determined not to risk her financial security, she undertook a punishing retraining schedule to break into a completely new field.

2019 130

Study: Your Narcissistic Coworker is Less Stressed and Happier than You Are

Evil HR Lady

Have you worked with a narcissist? As they go around, leaving havoc in their wake, they seem positively unperturbed at what they’ve done. And new research says this isn’t an act. Some narcissists are happier than those of us who care about others. There are two types of narcissists, grandiose and vulnerable. The vulnerable narcissists are defensive and hostile.

2019 125

Today at the Michigan Recruiters Conference: Influence and Negotiation in Recruiting.

HR Capitalist

I'm hitting both coasts of Michigan this week to share a stage with some of the best at the Michigan Recruiter's Conference. Crazy lineup of speakers - how's the saying go? If you're wondering who the weak one is, it's probably you? TimSackett. Elena_Valentine. kris_dunn. StacyZapar.

What are the Best Change Management Strategies?

Imarticus Learning

Change is the only constant! Organizations have to introduce timely changes in their strategies, structure and operations to evolve and to match the ever-changing business environment.

2019 56

The Importance of Effective Onboarding

The Undercover Recruiter

Many businesses will claim to have an onboarding process when bringing new employees into the fold, but how many of them can say how effective that process really is?

2019 79

How Do I Tell My Boss to Stop Asking for College GPAs?

Evil HR Lady

I’m a new HR person in a small business of 60 people. I’m posting a job description, and my boss wants me to use the same job posting template and application process the company has used in the past. I reviewed this template, only to find out that it requires applicants to submit their college GPAs and information about where they went to high school. These aren’t entry-level roles. How can I convince my boss that this approach will cause us to lose out on qualified candidates?

2019 125

The Removal of McDonald's CHRO Underscores Increased Expectations of HR.

HR Capitalist

In case you missed it, I shared some thoughts on company romance for managers of people yesterday, with the firing of the CEO of McDonald's as the backdrop. On a related note, it was reported on Monday that the company's CHRO - David Fairhurst - had opted to leave the company.

2019 64

What is Difference Between Web Developer and Full Stack Developer

Imarticus Learning

Web developers, front end developers, back end developers, full stack developers – technical career has many designations that are difficult to differentiate, especially for a common man. Web developers, as the name of the designation suggests, design and develop websites.

2019 56

Banquet Server Job Description: Salary, Duties, Skills

Algrim.co

A Banquet Server is a professional who is part of the foodservice staff. They are those who help to ensure that food is being serviced correctly during the dining hours of a large event. This large event could be a wedding, business event or sporting event.

2019 52

Why it’s nearly impossible to pick your business software

Evil HR Lady

Being an HR influencer, my email box is full of companies pitching their products and, frankly, most are not creative or helpful. But, they’ve somehow got backing and some customers. How do you weed through everything to find what your business needs? The first thing is asking the right questions. Here are some to begin with: What problem are you trying to solve? Well, you say, I need an HRIS. Excellent. Because you have employees?

2019 110

The 4 Rules of Office/Company Romance If You're a Manager of People (McDonalds CEO Version).

HR Capitalist

Quick story from the Capitalist. It's early in my career, and there I am one night - trying to outwork what I don't know as a young professional. I'm in the office about 930pm (no one else there, humblebrag), doing work for a VP level partner who had took me under his wing.

2019 59

What Are The Ways Big Data Is Being Used To Create The Next Generation Of Mobile Apps?

Imarticus Learning

Big data tops the charts when it comes to providing a considerably better user experience by increasing app engagement and optimizing resources correctly.

2019 56

How to Network Yourself A New Job On LinkedIn.com

Career Advice Guy

Over the last few years, LinkedIn has turned itself from an average social networking website mainly consisting of networker’s in the. Read More. The post How to Network Yourself A New Job On LinkedIn.com appeared first on The Career Advice Guy. Social Media

2019 52

McDonald’s Just Fired Their CEO for Consensual Sex

Evil HR Lady

McDonald’s fired its president and CEO, Steve Easterbrook. CEOs come and go, but this one is leaving for consensual sex with an employee. Please note, no one is claiming sexual harassment or coercion. They are reporting a consensual affair, so why the termination? Because, as Easterbrook said in an email to employees, “ This was a mistake. Given the values of the company, I agree with the board that it is time for me to move on.” ” I agree. Here’s why.

2019 107

Groundskeeper Job Description: Salary, Duties, Skills

Algrim.co

A groundskeeper is a professional who oversees the outdoor landscape of a commercial property. This landscape doesn't just include the grass, shrubs, trees, and flowers. But also includes any walking paths, garbage disposals, and community locations where visitors might frequent.

2019 52

Machine Learning and Information Security: Impacts and Trends

Imarticus Learning

Gone are the days when we needed to patiently sit and teach computers how to perform complex tasks that were backed by human intelligence. Today, the machine teaches itself– far from ‘magic’, it’s a tool that has revolutionized industries across the board today.

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