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Three Ways to Discover What Holds You Back

Ms. Career Girl

You are in this business or career because you wanted to make a difference and do what you love. What you may have noticed is that while things can go smoothly, there are times that you may feel stuck. It’s normal, but most people don’t know how to free themselves.

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American Airlines Plans to Lay Off Almost 25,000

Evil HR Lady

Yesterday, tech reporter David Shepardson got a copy of the WARN letter that American Airlines sent to almost 25,000 employees. Breaking: @AmericanAir sending WARN notices to nearly 25,000 employees pic.twitter.com/ZFH3cg553i — davidshepardson (@davidshepardson) July 15, 2020.

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Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“The little things? The little moments? They aren’t little.” ” – Jon Kabat-Zinn. That is such a “large” and important point: so many “little things” and “little moments” are far from “little.” Now that my yoga studio of many years has closed, I am attending yoga classes online.

2020 130

Interesting CHRO/VP of HR Move: Eileen Moore Johnson is the new EVP and CHRO at Scientific Games

The HR Capitalist

We've got a new recurring feature/segment on The HR Famous Podcast - The CHRO/VP of HR/HR Leader "Move of the Week". Will we do it every week? Not sure. But it's interesting to keep an eye on who's making moves in the world of HR and note the ones that are really interesting.

2020 113

Looking Toward the Future? Five Ways to Choose the Right Career Path

Ms. Career Girl

Deciding what you want to do with your life and your career is not revolutionary – it is evolutionary.

2020 185

Why You Should Require Employees Take Vacation

Evil HR Lady

When you launch a business , you tend to know everyone in the office. As such, it can give you the feeling that you can trust everyone. But small and mid-size businesses make up 68 percent of employee theft, according to Hiscox, an insurance company.

2020 155

From Freelancer to Start-up CTO

Career Shifters

“I was desperate not to go back to a 9–5 job.”. When Anvar Azizov came across the darker side of being an independent freelancer, he knew it was time to change his relationship with work. The opportunity that found him came with a big learning curve, but he's been open to the challenge.

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5 Tech Side-Hustles To Help You Make Money Right Now

Ms. Career Girl

Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business or earning extra income? If your answer is yes, then now is the time to get started ! Your skills and talents can be lucrative sources of income. Earn extra money to keep you afloat, get ahead or invest in the future.

2020 153

The Real HR Show: Gate Keepers of the Corporation & How it Build Them into an Effective Force

Evil HR Lady

The post The Real HR Show: Gate Keepers of the Corporation & How it Build Them into an Effective Force appeared first on Evil HR Lady

2020 155

My Candidate Failed His Final Interview At The Last Hurdle. This is How You Don’t

Career Advice Guy

Apologies for the rant, but I’ve worked very hard over the last few months to get David, a candidate that I. Read More. The post My Candidate Failed His Final Interview At The Last Hurdle. This is How You Don’t appeared first on The Career Advice Guy. Development

2020 88

COVID Economy: There's Probably Some Big WARN Notices On The Way.

The HR Capitalist

Our economy during the COVID crisis has been a strange beast. The stock market rebounded in a strong way after dropping 35%, even though unemployment remains high.

2020 112

An Employer Brand Expert’s Post-Pandemic Forecast

The Undercover Recruiter

Regardless of the extent to which your business has been disrupted by COVID-19, we’ll all re-emerge from varying degrees of lockdown into a changing world. What does this mean for employer brand and its leaders?

2020 77

How Do I Successfully Communicate Changes to My Employees?

Evil HR Lady

With all the new laws, policy changes and recommendations lately, I feel like our handbook needs to be updated every three days. How do we successfully communicate these changes to employees? Given the high volume, it feels like more people are going to ignore them.

2020 146

Protected: Live Life To The Full And Do The Things You Love To Do

Boomers Next Step

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post. The post Protected: Live Life To The Full And Do The Things You Love To Do appeared first on Boomers Next Step. Designing Your Retirement Silver Sages Sharing Stories Travel

2020 63

Talking HR Reporting with Shana Lebowitz Gaynor of Business Insider (The HR Famous Podcast)

The HR Capitalist

In episode 22 of The HR Famous Podcast , long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn are joined by Shana Lebowitz Gaynor to discuss her work at Business Insider and specifically her articles about SHRM’s handling of BLM statements and top HR innovators.

2020 107

Is Your Business Falling into the Gender Pay Gap?

The Undercover Recruiter

Is your company forward-thinking and proactive in creating a positive and fair working environment, or being dragged down by old-fashioned institutional values? One example of a deep-seated structural inequality is reflected in the Gender Pay Gap.

2020 60

Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas Food Prices

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Entertainment. This post is part of The Corporate Con/noisseur’s Entertainment category. This category looks to provide information on topics to do outside of work and the workplace.

2020 52

The Pleasures Of Travel – Eating Local Foods

Boomers Next Step

I confess that meandering slowly through local markets, eating traditional local food, is one of my greatest joys when I am travelling. It is wonderful to eat where the locals eat, to be part of their lives for a short while.

2020 52

Customer Retention Tools for 2020

Water Cooler Wisdom

Customer retention analytics programs that measure reach and impact can go a long way in helping business owners  improve marketing campaigns  as well as products and services overall. They can also help make it easier to cross- and upsell existing customers, and to keep them over the long haul. (As As we know, it's far less expensive to  retain a customer  than to recruit a new one.). Top Customer Retention Analytics Tools.

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my coworker told me to stop flirting with a student employee

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I am part of the HR department at my workplace, and we hired “Andre” a few months ago as a part of our student group. He’s only 18, but he’s been a hard worker and always takes initiative around the office.

2020 54

Regal Cinemas Popcorn and Food Prices

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Entertainment. This post is part of The Corporate Con/noisseur’s Entertainment category. This category looks to provide information on topics to do outside of work and the workplace.

2020 52

How To Deal With 3 Sticky Behavioural Interview Questions

Boomers Next Step

The good news is that you’ve been called in for an interview! But wait just a minute, the bad news is that you’ve been called in for an interview!

2020 52

How Do You Start a Career in Digital Marketing?

Corn on the Job

When it comes to starting your career, there are many different aspects that you will need to think about and consider. Of course, you are going to want to make sure you get all of the proper research and schooling that the area you want to go into offers.

2020 52

7 Tips to Prepare For Coming Out of Isolation

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve been in extended isolation before. As an expedition leader in Antarctica, I spent nine months in temperatures hovering around minus 35 degrees, with a lack of privacy and the mundane nature of the days and the interpersonal pressure of living with 17 other people was extraordinary.

2020 147

Funny Gifts for Your Boss

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Funny Gifts for Your Boss. While not all of us have the luxury of having a boss or manager with a sense of humor, for those of us that do, it can be a blessing and make the workday that much more enjoyable.

2020 52

Interview Questions To Ask And Avoid

Boomers Next Step

If you want job interview success it's best to prepare a well thought out list of intelligent interview questions, regardless of the level of seniority you have achieved during your career.

2020 52

3 Incentives To Encourage Carpooling In Your Company

Corn on the Job

When it comes to encouraging carpooling in the workplace, it is no longer just about saving the environment – although it does contribute significantly to this cause.

2020 52

weekend open thread – July 18-19, 2020

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. Here are the rules for the weekend posts. Book recommendation of the week: I Capture the Castle , by Dodie Smith.

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Shipt Interview Questions

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Shipt Interview Questions. Shipt, founded in 2014, is a major player in the delivery space. Now owned by the Target Corporation , it offers delivery of groceries, home products, and select electronics to consumers.

2020 52

The Best Job Search Spreadsheet Ever

The Corporate Con/noisseur

The Best Job Search Spreadsheet Ever. Applying to open job roles can be frustrating, taxing, and overwhelming. However, keeping track of thee number of job applications you’ve applied to can be equally as frustrating and taxing.

2020 52

How to Abbreviate Million

The Corporate Con/noisseur

How to Abbreviate Million. As you advance in your career, you’ll likely begin handling accounts in the millions of dollars. While quite an accomplishment, you may be unsure of how to relay this information appropriately on your resume.

2020 52

staff says safety rules “make them feel contagious,” owner pretends not to be in meetings, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My staff is upset that our safety precautions are “making them feel contagious” I manage an essential small business with 10 employees.

2020 38

it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. I just received a glowing performance review, and I credit much of it to the things I’ve learned from reading your site!

2020 37

can I tell interviewers my weakness is that I burn myself out?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I have a question about talking about your weakness, in interviews in particular, but also in performance evaluations and just generally when evaluating your strengths and weaknesses for your own sake.

2020 37

boss gives us pop quizzes, random drug tests during quarantine, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss gives us pop quizzes on our cross-training. My boss, Cersei, is a brand-new manager, and my coworker (Jon) and I are her guinea pigs for learning how to manage. Jon and I handle different aspects of the same type of work.

2020 37

Tips for a Successful Onsite Interview

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Tips for a Successful Onsite Interview. The onsite interview brings up feelings of excitement and nervousness. It is your opportunity to shine and to make a good impression on the hiring manager.

2020 52

how to handle requests to “pick your brain” from new grads

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: A few years ago, I appeared in a series of videos about “how I got my job.” ” My job is pretty niche and there really isn’t a ton of institutional information about it yet, so it got a lot of attention.

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