Sat.Dec 23, 2017 - Fri.Dec 29, 2017

The 17 Worst Sales Email Writing Mistakes

Professional Resume Services

You never get a second chance to make a good first impression. And when that first impression is made via email, it’s even harder to come off the way you want to.

2017 78

Custom Search for Recently Updated Profiles

Ms. Career Girl

Googling for recently updated profiles is a tricky business. However, Custom Search Engines, with their fascinating capabilities , allow us to set up sorting by date in the settings, making convenient UI to searching for pages that have been recently updated.

2017 65

Employee Background and Your Health Insurance Plan

Evil HR Lady

Does employee background matter when you’re looking for a health insurance plan for your small business? When you’re looking at plans, the possibilities can seem endless, even if there are only one or two providers in your state. Do you want a PPO, an HMO, an EPO, a POS or an HDHP with an HSA? Yes, this alphabet soup all refers to different types of health insurance plans that may be available to you and your employees.

5 Types of underperformers who get an MBA

Penelope Trunk

Business school applications are due at the beginning of January. Now is the time to withdraw your application. Because you should not go to business school. If you want to start a company, you should start a company. And if you want to climb the corporate ladder you should do that.

The Complete List of HR and Recruiting Job Titles


One of corporates biggest mysteries is that of the structure and role of team members within the HR Department. Those who work within HR and recruiting experience this every single day, but as the. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR hr glossary HR job titles recruiting job titles

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Tableau – Career Opportunity and Scope in India

Imarticus Learning

In the field of Business Intelligence, Tableau is emerging as one of the hottest trends. The demand for professionals with Tableau experience is on the rise as the data visualisation tool is gaining much popularity in companies of all stature, big or small. Even Google trends indicate a high demand for careers with Tableau, especially if you intend to build your career in data visualisation.

Software For Startup Computers: Essentials For Your Employees

Ms. Career Girl

Every business would be nothing without its employees. But people who work for startups are even more valuable, particularly during the first couple of years.

It’s a Wonderful Life, but What Happened to George Bailey?

Evil HR Lady

George Bailey had big dreams. He wanted to travel and see the world. Instead, he ended up staying in Bedford falls and running his father’s business after his father unexpectedly died. He got married, had a bunch of kids (“You call this a happy family?

2017 21

update: I hate my new employee

Ask A Manager

Remember the letter-writer who hated her new employee — largely because the new hire couldn’t take any feedback or direction on her work? Here’s the update. This hire was sort of the last straw, and I found another job about a month after she was hired. In the interim, the director who insisted on hiring her was promoted to an executive position and left our department with no transition.

2017 21

Skills Required to Learn Machine Learning

Imarticus Learning

Machine Learning usually goes synonymous with Artificial Intelligence. To generally put it, it’s a pathway which enables the computers to perform certain tasks, for example, prediction, planning, recognition, diagnosis, robot control, all without specific programming. Through machine learning algorithms are created, by the development of these algorithms a model or a program can teach itself to learn and grow, and eventually, change whenever exposed to new data.

2018 19

?? Awesome New Year’s Resolutions Ideas for Job Seekers


Pick job search resolutions you can actually keep this year. Photo by Joshua Earle. New Year's resolutions are often counter-productive. You see January 1st coming, and you think, now's a great time for a fresh start.

2018 12

Why We Bought Board Games for Our Children (and You Should too)

Evil HR Lady

Like all good parents , our biggest goal is that our children grow up and move out. In order to do that, they need life skills, education, and (probably) a kick in the pants at the appropriate moment. Ideally, we’d like them to finish college or a skilled trade program, get a good job (or create their own good jobs ), get married, and provide us with adorable grandchildren. We’d like them to do the latter on their own dime.

2017 16

Conspiracy theories as maladaptive coping

Ask A Manager

A review called ‘ The Psychology of Conspiracy Theories ‘ sets out a theory of why individuals end up believing Elvis is alive, NASA faked the moon landings or 9/11 was an inside job.

Why You Need Cloud-based Document Management Solutions

Ms. Career Girl

Wintertime, although joyous, can be stressful.

2001 11

Which Employer Review Site is Best For Employers & Candidates?


As a consumer, you probably are familiar with the concept of reviews whether it is for a product or service like an Amazon product review or a review of a product or company on a Facebook Business. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR Social Media employee review site employee review sites employer review site employer review sites glassdoor hr glossary Indeed

The surreal artwork of Juan Antonio Guirado is reborn in Virtual Reality

Evil HR Lady

Juan Antonio Guirado stands by his masterpiece 'Kali's Tunnel' acrylic and collage on board, 1989.

updates: the acne, the client apology, and more

Ask A Manager

Here are updates from four people who had their letters answered here in the past. Could my acne be keeping me from getting a job ? first update here ). I can’t say much without giving too many potentially identifying details, but I learned that our turnover is absolutely insane. We have lost several people already this year, which added to my stress as it completely changed my role. I did finally get to see my GP and he prescribed me some ointment…which costs 100 dollars with insurance.

Looking for Direction? Perhaps Florida is the Key

Ms. Career Girl

. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Florida – Where it’s at! Florida – The Sunshine State – is home to more beaches and coastline than any other continental state.

New to HR? Beware of the Work 15


We all know of the Freshman 15. When you go to college and gain weight, well I’m here to let you know, there is such a thing as the Work 15. Especially in the holiday times, it is easy to bring. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

Using Your Magical Recruiting Power to Hire the Perfect Candidate

The Undercover Recruiter

Have you ever had to find a candidate your business desperately need that tends to be in short supply? I have on numerous occasions.

Slammed! Sales Manager Boot Camp

Ask A Manager

Slammed! The Sales Manager Boot Camp. Starts 1-19-18. Note: Class size is limited to 15 participants. . Becoming a new sales leader is overwhelming. Suddenly you go from having a quota to managing the quotas of multiple people. You must quickly learn how to juggle the needs of your salespeople with the demands of your organization’s leadership. It can be a challenging transition. Improving your professionalism as an experienced Sales Manager is just as hard.

Fallacy of the Day

Ms. Career Girl

Forecasting ? Estimating. In the book on #NoEstimates, it is stated the difference between estimating and forecasting using a Merriam Webster dictionary. This book states estimating is "giving a general idea about the value, size, or cost of something".

2018 11

The Reason this Chess World Champion Is Stepping Away From Her Titles

Evil HR Lady

Anna Muzychuk is taking a stand for women’s rights at her own expense. The Chess Grandmaster won the 2016 Women’s World Rapid Chess Championship and the Women’s World Blitz Chess Championship. She’s currently ranked the number two woman by Fédération Internationale des Échecs ( FIDE ), which governs international chess competitions. And she’s walking away from this year’s world championships. She’s not retiring or concerned about her challengers.

What’s the Worst Thing You’ve Heard About Being a Woman in Recruitment?

The Undercover Recruiter

Sexism in the workplace continues to be relevant, as much as we all don’t want it to be. And sexism isn’t one sided either, there are stigmas that follow females and males around that continue to be all too commonplace.

I’m being assigned “make up” work before maternity leave, coworker is pushing prescription pills, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I’m being assigned “make up” work before my maternity leave. I work in an academic library in a tenure-track position. All of the librarians are expected to work some evening and weekend shifts, which are divided up equally according to a schedule created by a colleague.

Why Financial Professionals Need to Have Knowledge of Big Data

Imarticus Learning

The role of a financial professional has evolved leaps and bounds over the last decade due to the changing nature of the business. Initially, the key expectation from a finance manager was to check accounts to analyse variance between historical performance and forecasted performance. In doing so one could certainly answer the question about how vast the variance was, but even upon investigation could not get to the root cause of the variance.

Daily Review: The First Digital Free Trade Area in Africa Will Roll Out in 2018


Africa, a highly diverse in business opportunities continent, is the largest unserved market that has dropped out of sight of the global financial system. With the latest news, Africa takes. Commerce Digital Insights Africa Asia Europe insights US

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4 Questions to Help you Hire Workers for Travel

The Undercover Recruiter

If you love to travel for work, one of the most thrilling sounds in the world is your captain’s voice over the intercom when your plane makes its final descent to your destination. But not everyone has a soft spot for combining business and travel.

update: I’m a finalist for a job where it sounds like people work a ton of hours

Ask A Manager

Remember the letter-writer who was a finalist for a job where it sounded like people worked a ton of hours ? Here’s the update. As I described in my letter, I was really uneasy about the situation. Shortly before you published my letter, the employer and I had a scheduled follow-up conversation where I was up-front about my concerns. We talked honestly and I felt that we were on the same page – I posted an update about that here in the comments. So, I decided I would take the plunge.

2017 15

The Reign of Digital Disruption – 2017 and Beyond

Imarticus Learning

It is a matter of perspective really, how do you interpret the term ‘Disruption’, in context to this blog, the term ‘Digital Disruption’. Some people’s first response on hearing the term disruption would be, inferring it as a ‘Negative’ intervention to their daily functioning of lives, specifically digital disruption, could have a connotation of a negative impact to their current form of business.

Excellent Employees: The Driving Force Behind Any Successful Business

Career Alley

Every thriving business has a great workforce behind it- people that are motivated, committed, trustworthy and hardworking who can ensure that the daily tasks are completed to the highest standard. Career advice Career Advice Careers

Leaky RootsWeb Server Exposes Some User Data

The Undercover Recruiter closes parts of its community-driven genealogy site RootsWeb as it investigates a leaky server that exposed thousands of passwords, email addresses and usernames to the public internet. Privacy Web Security Ancestry chief information security officer leaky servers plain text passwords RootsWeb Troy Hunt

getting a rejection email on Christmas, manager suggested I take antidepressants, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Employer sent me a rejection email on Christmas. The awful treatment of job applicants is nothing new, but I wanted to share this. After applying for a job via LinkedIn a couple weeks ago, I just received a rejection email from the company that was time/date stamped on Christmas. While I was not expecting to get the position and had just applied on a whim, I thought their timing was unbelievable.

The Similarities and Differences Between Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Professional Resume Services

With the digital age we live in today, it’s easy to think platforms like LinkedIn have completely diminished the importance of a traditional resume. While there are plenty of benefits to having a great LinkedIn profile , it was not created to replace your resume.