Sat.Sep 16, 2017 - Fri.Sep 22, 2017

Does the Law Require that You Let an Employee Nap?

Evil HR Lady

Napping is popular among just about everyone other than toddlers , who desperately need naps, but are convinced they are prohibited by the Geneva convention. Culturally, though, we just don’t do it.

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12 Ways Introverts Can Survive Networking Events

Jobacle

Networking introverts. Sounds like an oxymoron, right? Talking is not what I do. I’d rather walk into a lion’s den in a steak suit than sit around networking with folks I’ve never met before. I’ll opt for being devoured, thank you very much.

2017 77

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Job Search News, September 22, 2017

Competitive Resumes

Your job search could use these articles and resources so enjoy! I’ve read them, and you can feel free to comment on them in any form you’d like including leaving a message on the “send voicemail” button on your right. I’ll try to keep it short, fresh, and informative.

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15 Common Job Interview Questions and How to Best Answer Them

Executive Career Brand

An Executive Recruiter’s Advice on Answering 15 Common Job Interview Questions. If you’re job-hunting and job interviews are looming, you’ve probably done some research on what kinds of questions you’ll be asked.

2017 67

Why Your Boss Makes You Punch a Time Clock

Evil HR Lady

What do you think about the idea of professional or semi-professional (i.e., highly-skilled college graduates) hourly employees having to clock in and out daily and for breaks , etc., especially in a creative field? My company just adopted a product called “Humanity” which requires us to do that and many of us are disgruntled.

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“How Do I Get Employers To See Past My Job History?”

Career Shifters

Miranda's motivation has reached an all-time low. She enjoys some aspects of her role, but the environment isn't working for her. How do you move sideways when your experience is pointing you back to where you don't want to be

2017 35

4 Ways to Start Learning How to Cook

Ms. Career Girl

I know plenty of people who’ve made it to 25 and over without ever cooking a proper meal. And hey, without cup ramen and microwaveable pizza, most of us probably wouldn’t have survived college.

2017 39

A Guide to the Future of Work, with Josh Bersin

The Undercover Recruiter

We sat down with Josh Bersin, the Founder of Bersin by Deloitte, to discuss where he believes the future of work is heading towards, and what the most important aspects to consider within that would be. Tell us about Bersin by Deloitte and what you do there. We study all aspects of HR in the. View Article. A Guide to the Future of Work, with Josh Bersin. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2017 23

When Women Thrive At Work It’s Good for Everyone

Blogging4jobs

New research shows that workplaces where women thrive are workplaces where everyone reports higher levels of satisfaction and support. Great Place to Work and Fortune found that “companies where women are thriving also tend to offer better workplace experiences for all employees.” ” What’s the difference? These companies had better benefits, better professional development programs and […] Source. HR pay gap wage gap

Still Out of Work? 6 Blue-Collar Jobs Not to Turn Your Nose Up At

Corn on the Job

If you’re a white-collar worker, that is, someone whose job isn’t manual, for example, an office worker, then odds are that’s your strict preference when looking for a job. Good luck to you if you can find what you’re looking for and not have to suffer the doldrums of a long job search.

2018 17

Top Tips For Working In Sales

Ms. Career Girl

A career in sales is not for everyone. If you do decide to start working in sales it can be incredibly hard work, but also very lucrative with the potential to learn a lot. Here are some tips to help you through the first few months in your brand-new sales role. Be prepared to graft.

2017 34

Recruiting Introverts: Why You Might Be Losing Your Best Candidates

The Undercover Recruiter

A few years ago, I watched New York Times best-selling author Susan Cain’s TED Talk on “The Power of Introverts” and had one of those rare moments in life where everything suddenly made sense. Wait…what? I’m completely normal and just an introvert? It’s hard to believe I never knew this about myself. The signs were always there: View Article. Recruiting Introverts: Why You Might Be Losing Your Best Candidates. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

New to HR? Here’s How to Continue Your HR Education

Blogging4jobs

We all know that HR deals with a lot of paperwork. We learn the importance of documentation very early in our career. While taking care of our employees and companies is the most important item on. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR certification continuing education education

2017 19

Early Data On Impact of Google for Jobs on Indeed Sponsored Listings.

HR Capitalist

As most of you are aware, the launch of Google for Jobs a few months back was thought to be a significant blow to Indeed for 2 reasons: 1--Indeed was not listed as a partner that would automatically have its jobs included/indexed in the Google for Jobs product, and.

2017 16

7 Tips on How to Create a Job-Winning Resume

Ms. Career Girl

Sometimes, the only thing getting in the way between you and your dream job is the job-winning resume. It’s not always easy to craft the perfect resume, though. You may be wondering, what do I put on my resume that will make me stand out? How do I know if it’s good enough?

2017 34

Generation Z: How Employers Should Prepare for Them

The Undercover Recruiter

Gen Z (iGen or Centennials) is the generation that comes after Millennials and includes people that have been born after 1996. Some of them are already 21 years old, therefore entering the workforce and challenging all of our assumptions of how to treat employees and what to expect from them. Their defining characteristics, as shown by. View Article. Generation Z: How Employers Should Prepare for Them. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2017 20

General Guidelines About Getting a Job After College

Jobacle

This essay is about getting work after college. In general, the theory is straightforward enough; you graduate from college, you begin applying for work, you get a call or an email from a prospective employer, you go to an interview and you get it or not. It’s not so simple.

Is Behavioral Interviewing Dead? The Internet Said So.

HR Capitalist

Deep thoughts today, people. Deep thoughts. . Was at a conference last week and heard a keynoter basically proclaim the following (I'm paraphrasing): "Behavioral interviewing is dead. Just google the term and you'll find thousands of pages designed to help candidates beat behavioral interviewing.".

Why Women Rock As Business Leaders & Simple Tips On How To Climb The Ladder Of Success!

Ms. Career Girl

Today’s business landscape is changing. Women make up half of the workforce, and in 50% of families, women are the sole or co-breadwinners. Gone are the days where “leadership” is perceived solely as a male trait.

2017 28

can I talk to my boss about how she’s treating my coworker, interview exercises, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Can I talk to my boss about how she’s treating my coworker? A colleague of mine — let’s call her Sarah — just got promoted to the level of supervisor, moving above myself and two other colleagues. This was a bit of a surprise to us all. Sarah hasn’t had any management experience, and she’s clearly trying to feel out her role.

2017 21

How Can Inner Restructuring Transform Your Career and Life?

Jobacle

Career is of paramount importance for anyone who aims to live a luxurious and successful life. When a graduate exits from college and enters the corporate world, he is full of new ideas and enthusiasm to change the business scenario and carve a niche.

2017 15

Your Wellness Program Just Crossed the Line Into Weird

Blogging4jobs

Free food is consistently one of the most popular work perk not directly related to work itself (i.e. flexibility, half days). People love to eat for free and FS Investments is happy to give all of its employees three free meals a day… so long as they participate in the company’s “all-encompassing” wellness program. During […] Source. HR wellness wellness programs work perks

Is Your Work Environment Safe?

Ms. Career Girl

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) employs about 2,100 inspectors to cover more than 8 million worksites around the country. That comes out to about one inspector per 59,000 workers.

2017 21

Which Bad Habits can cost you a job?

Corn on the Job

Are you planning to start your corporate career and wish to excel in the company? Well, in that case, there are some red flags that you need to nip from the roots to have a respectable career.

2017 13

my boss wants me to collaborate with my awful coworker

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I have a coworker who started a few months ago. He and I are responsible for similar types of projects, but we rarely collaborate because the projects don’t readily lend themselves to teamwork. Occasionally, we may consult each other if we hit a technical snag with the software. For some reason, my boss has started pushing me to work more closely with him on my projects.

2017 18

ESPN Prez Wades Into Employee Political Identities with Jemele Hill Memo.

HR Capitalist

If you follow the media game (and in today's political environment where every outlet has a slant, it's hard not to), you might have seen that ESPN's Jemele Hill was out on her personal Twitter account calling the current POTUS a "white supremacist".

September Career Horoscope: What Does This Month Have In Store?

Ms. Career Girl

Capricorn (December 22 – January 19). As the workaholic star sign , you love what you do and work hard to excel within your chosen field – keep going and working your hardest this month in order to see everything come to fruition. Your hard work will pay off!

2017 21

4 Ways to Hire Specialized Talent

The Undercover Recruiter

There’s always been a debate over whether it’s best to hire people who have lots of general skills or one very specific skill. And while there are cases to be made on both sides of the argument, there’s definitely a time and place for specialized talent. Do you know how to find it? How to. View Article. 4 Ways to Hire Specialized Talent. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer Recruiting evaluations job postings Larry Alton specialized talent Target Audience

can you ask a reference what they said about you?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I am currently in the middle of the hiring process for a job I very much want. There are an extremely limited number of positions available in this area and I am fortunate enough to have moved past the first round of interviews with the top company in this niche. I received an email two weeks ago letting me know I would be informed of next steps within two weeks.

2017 18

A Guide to Get Your Resume Into Human Hands

Professional Resume Services

With the world of automation today, it can be virtually impossible to get your executive resume into human hands if you only submit it online through job boards. It may be much easier and convenient to send in your resume online, but there’s no guarantee it will ever been seen.

5 Things You Should Expect from a Manual Labor Job

Ms. Career Girl

It is still not common to meet a woman whose career centers on manual labor. Most women look for an office job or something that’s less physically demanding. That’s one of the reasons women are seen less often in such jobs as civil engineering, construction, and other careers that entail heavy labor.

Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid of People Analytics

Water Cooler Wisdom

On a recent  SilkRoad webinar with HR Daily Advisor, we talked about how advances in people analytics are augmenting the business and HR operations of modern organizations. The event, called, The Next Frontier of People Analytics , explored how HR can up its game to become a strategic partner and essential source of analytical guidance. As  As our hour concluded, there were many terrific questions, but very honest one in particular caught our attention.

stolen lunches, missing mugs, and other petty office thefts: share your stories

Ask A Manager

Workplace thefts are usually a lot pettier than Monday’s letter about the person who stole an intern’s jacket. Like this from a commenter recently: “I have a Bath and Body eucalyptus (mini) hand sanitizer next to my computer. Turns out someone has used it up, then refilled it with water so it wouldn’t look like it was used. It costs a buck.” ” Or this : “I had someone steal my pyrex dish once.

2017 18

From Sales to Beer

Career Shifters

“I never really felt I was in the right place.”. When Stephanie Trensinger found herself wishing her working week away, she knew it was time to make a change. So, she got back in touch with activities that made her happy, volunteered and went to events.

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