Sat.Jan 20, 2018 - Fri.Jan 26, 2018

9 Ideas to Help Spur Your Goals Forward This Year

Career Trend

Are you past the new-year resolution high and ready to dig in for the long haul to a better you, with resolve and commitment? If so, read on for eight ideas to help you spur your new year goals forward.

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14 Job Search Tips to Master in 2018

Competitive Resumes

If it has been a few years since the last time you went on a job search, you need to know that things have changed. Sure, there’s advice from 2011 that still applies today – for example, networking is still a great idea.

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Executive Job Searching is More Than a Perfect Resume

Professional Resume Services

One of the most common misconceptions about an executive job search is thinking a flawless resume will guarantee you a job. It will definitely help your chances if you use one of the top resume writing services to perfect your resume, but there are many more components to a successful job search.

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Networking for Introverts

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re an introvert, you probably get nervous every time you walk into a room full of strangers. Add the pressure of networking with potential business contacts and it won’t be long before you’re suffering from sweaty palms, a dry mouth and a churning stomach.

2018 195

How LinkedIn’s Resume Assistant Can Negatively Impact Your Personal Brand

Executive Career Brand

Personal branding is all about differentiating the unique value you offer the employers you’re targeting. If you want to make headway using LinkedIn to promote your personal brand and value, you create plenty of content to reinforce your brand and what you have to offer.

2018 188

Business Ideas To Start From The Comfort of Your Own Home

Career Alley

If you are wanting to start a business and work from home, then the thing that can be the struggle is knowing what kind of business to get into. Business Advice New Business work from home

2018 176

This Is How You Write a Job Description That Candidates Will Actually Read

Evil HR Lady

Job descriptions can often blur into one. Companies are constantly looking for a “motivated and self-directed individual” who can “hit the ground running” in an “exciting and fast-paced environment.”. Reading that, you have no idea if they’re talking about a senior-level finance position or a preschool teacher. It’s not like there’s ever a job description that says a business is seeking a “lazy individual” who “will require extensive training” in a “boring and tedious environment.”.

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Job Search News – January 26, 2018

Competitive Resumes

This is your job search news – THE FUN EDITION – – with articles and resources centered around learning so enjoy! I’ve read them, and you can feel free to comment on them in any form you’d like. Leave a message on the “send voicemail” button on your right.

2018 142

The Perfect Careers For Those With A Keen Intellect

Career Alley

If you consider yourself to have a sharp mind, you might also be keen on ensuring that you use that in your daily work. Career advice Perfect Careers

2018 161

My Co-Worker Gave me a $1000 Present

Evil HR Lady

I need some advice on the topics of work appropriate gifts. I work in a large international company, and recently became friends with a male coworker. I am married, and so is he. What is considered an appropriate gift for a coworker? He recently gave me something designer that was over $1000 and it doesn’t make me comfortable at all, and I expressed to him that it doesn’t and I find it inappropriate. I am happily married, and he knows I am.

Being a Solar CEO: What It’s Taught Me About Workplace Energy

Ms. Career Girl

The following post was written and provided by Scott Cramer of Go Solar Group.

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The Agile HR Guide for Human Resources and Recruiting


In this post, we’ll dig deeper into the basics of Agile principles, how they align to Lean philosophies, and how Agile’s Scrum can help a human resources team manage fundamental shifts in their organizations, teams and technologies—especially when it comes to HR technology adoption.

2018 138

Is Working Online a Good Option for You? Five Ideas to Get Started

Career Alley

In this digital age, there are more and more jobs that involve working online. If you are having trouble deciding on a career, perhaps you should consider one of the online working options. Business Advice Self Employed working online

2018 155

Amazon to Hire 100,000 without Asking for Salary History. Women Still Hit Hardest.

Evil HR Lady

Like Google, Facebook, and Cisco, Amazon has announced that they will throw out the “tell us your salary history” question in the hopes of eliminating the effects of past discrimination. Several states and cities have adopted legislation that does the same thing. If a job is worth $75,000, and the person can do the job, that person should earn $75,000 regardless of whether the person earned $50,000 before–male or female.

The Best Way To Reveal Your “Lightbulb Moment”

Ms. Career Girl

Press Release: New survey reveals the best situation for finding your “lightbulb moment.”. My Own Stationery has conducted a study into the situations in which people feel their most. inspired in the pursuit of better creative thought. Surveying over 100 creative professionals.

2018 154

How to Handle Stress at Work

Professional Resume Services

A job is one of the top sources for stress among Americans. And since most Americans have a job, most of them will have to deal with stress at some point. Dealing with and managing stress isn’t always easy, but it is possible.

2018 130

Your Guide to a Career in Mobile App and Game Development

Career Alley

Today, there are more than five billion smartphone users worldwide. Our everyday lives are now underpinned by the helpfulness of mobile apps to improve our daily efficiency and entertain. Career Opportunities Careers game development mobile apps

2018 155

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Most people chase success at work, thinking that will make them happy. The truth is that happiness at work will make you successful.” ” – Alexander Kjerulf. Interesting notion. being happy at work will make you successful. It sure helps motivate you to higher accomplishment.

2018 130

Technology And Kids – Where Is The Balance?

Ms. Career Girl

If you’ve got little ones around the house, you’ve probably asked that question. It’s a valid concern for parents.

The HR Policies You Need to Hire and Retain More Female Talent

Evil HR Lady

Author Maz Evans was typing rapidly in an airport when a man saddled up next to her and said what he undoubtedly thought was a compliment—that he’d love to hire her as his secretary. “If If he ever wanted to be mine, he’d already failed the interview,” Maz recounted. Talk about an antiquated stereotype. If you really want to attract and retain more female employees, you have to start by rejecting this kind of Stone-Age thinking.

2018 127

Do You Have What It Takes To Manage Employees In Your Business?

Career Alley

When it comes to running a business, you need to make sure you’re the right person for the job. If you’re going to manage employees, you can’t let them walk all over you, and you need to make sure they’re going to listen to you. Business Advice Manage Employees

2018 130

45+ Motivational Quotes for HR, Recruiting and Leadership


We all need motivation from time to time, and for myself, I have found that sometimes visual quotes and aids are the best way to get me fired up, motivated, and ready to go quickly without a lot of. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR Life hr quotes inspiration leadership quotes quotes workplace quotes

2018 114

Should You Refinance Your Student Loans to Improve Your Career Prospects?

Ms. Career Girl

Be sure to check out the infographic that follows! Graduating from college with a degree opens a lot of doors for your long-term career, but did you know that your student debt could also hold you back from those dreams?

2018 141

Unf*ckology: A Field Guide to Living with Guts and Confidence

Evil HR Lady

I am not a fan of swear words , so I was going to skip my friend Amy Alkon’s latest book, Unf*ckology: A Field Guide to Living with Guts and Confidence. Alkon and I agree on a lot, even though we are polar opposites in many things. She swears. I don’t. I’m a church-going Mormon.She’s a cultural Jew who’s an atheist. I’m married with kids, and she’s single with a boyfriend.) But we both strongly believe that we are responsible for our own choices.

2018 121

From Marketing to Horticulture

Career Shifters

“I couldn't see any good in what I was doing.”. Fed up with feeling unfulfilled in her desk job, Louise Mansfield decided to explore her interest in working outdoors. An evening class and a few stints of volunteering later, she's discovered a whole new path.

2018 163

Ep 124 – A Fresh Look at Employee Retention & Engagement


As talent continues to be an important focus for your organization. It’s not just all about recruiting talent to your company. It’s’ about retaining them and keeping them being. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. As talent continues to be an important focus for your organization. It’s not just all about recruiting talent to your company.

2018 105

12 Tips for Finding Peace in the Midst of Your Brilliantly Messy Life

Ms. Career Girl

Find the Ms Career Girl article on Kelly’s “Your Messy Brilliance” here.

2018 142

Throw Back Saturday: 10 Simple Ways to Get an Employee to Quit

Evil HR Lady

If you have someone you want to get rid of, but you are too wimpy to fire him, there are some things you can do to make him miserable enough to start looking for a new job, just to get the heck out of Dodge. Here are 10 of them: 1. Lower pay. It’s perfectly legal (as long as there’s no contract involved) to lower pay if you announce it in advance (and in writing, in some jurisdictions). So, you can say, “Starting next month, you’ll be making $10,000 less per year!”

2018 119

“With No Experience, Nobody’s Interested. Am I Going To Be Stuck Forever?”

Career Shifters

Sarah’s passionate about finding work that helps others. But her confidence fades every time she hears she doesn’t have the right qualifications or background. How do you find hope when you keep hitting dead ends

2018 146

Why You Should Use YouTube To Spy On Your Dream Company

Career Realism

Why You Should Use YouTube To Spy On Your Dream Company. Work It Daily. What platform do you use most for job search, networking, and learning about new employment opportunities? If your first pick was LinkedIn, you’re not alone.

2018 93

Five Tips for Marketing A Service Business

Ms. Career Girl

Marketing budgets are flowing in, businesses are analyzing last year’s marketing efforts and now is the time to start ramping up marketing efforts again. The New Year is a pivotal time for most businesses, and the service industry will also start ramping up efforts.

2018 130

How Soft Skills Can Boost Your Resume in 2018


From writing code to accounting to math, most people spend the bulk of their educational and professional lives perfecting hard (meaning, technical) skills. It’s no wonder then that so many jobseekers give those skills so much real estate when they are writing their resumes.

2018 130

APPLE: The Real 2nd (or 3rd) Headquarters Your City Wants.

HR Capitalist

As you all know, first prize is a Cadillac Eldorado. Anybody wanna see second prize? Second prize's a set of steak knives. Third prize is you're fired. Blake (played by Alec Baldwin) in Glengarry Glen Ross .

2018 86

New to HR? How to Close Your Office Door


Yes, it is possible. HR should have an “Open Door Policy” throughout the entire company, so that employees never fear your office. At the same time, HR does have times when we need to close that door, even if it’s to simply be alone for five minutes. If you’ve been in HR for a while […] Source.

2018 86

5 Reasons Why AI Will Never EVER Replace Recruiters

The Undercover Recruiter

AI is clearly a hot topic in any recruitment office and has been for some time. With our increasing needs for instant gratification because of social media, how does this impact on the daily culture in recruitment businesses and what does this mean for the future of recruiters.

2018 101

10 Jobs That Can Cause Hearing Loss in Employees

Corn on the Job

An impaired hearing ability due to harmful conditions at the workplace is unfortunately nothing new and if that’s what you suspect is happening to you, you should be seeking an injury lawyer as soon as possible.

2018 65

VIDEO HANGOUT THURSDAY - The Psychology of Recruitment: Brain Hacking to Get Agreement.

HR Capitalist

If you’re a client or follower of Jobvite, you know the Recruiter Nation Live series. It started with the Recruiter Nation Live Conference in San Francisco last June, and continued with the Recruiter Nation Live Roadshow that brought real recruiter talk to 9 cities in North America over the last three months of 2017. The feedback was great – you loved it, so we’re back with the latest in the series – the Recruiter Nation Live Hangout Series, hosted by Fistful of Talent and me.

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