Sat.Apr 27, 2019 - Fri.May 03, 2019

The Abyss Named Shirley – Looking In To See All of Who I Am

Ms. Career Girl

I have an Abyss. That place I tuck all the things that frighten me, that make me feel small. The memories that make me cringe, years later, reminding me that I’m completely irrelevant to the real word. I’ve even named my Abyss. Shirley, the Abyss. Shirley holds all my fears.

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Amazon Fires Hundreds Via Computer Algorithm. I’m Okay with That.

Evil HR Lady

Remember when Amazon scrapped its artificial intelligence program for recruiting because it was biased against women? That wasn’t the end of computer decision making for Amazon. The Verge uncovered documents from Amazon showing that they use computers to warn and fire warehouse workers based on productivity. While I’ll argue all day that it’s critical for companies to put my human into their human resources, I’m okay with this type of computer led termination scheme.

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What You Need To Know Before Starting Your Job Search

Career Alley

The vast majority of jobs today probably won’t make it out of the job boards so the look of your resume will not be as significant as the content. Find your Dream Job Job Search

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What’s the Best Way to Land Your Dream Executive Job?

Professional Resume Services

Plenty of myths and misconceptions are out there when it comes to the best methods for conducting a job search today. If it’s been a while since you’ve had to search for a job, you may think the new trend is posting your resume to online job boards rather than visiting companies in person.

2019 153

The proof is in the paper

Ms. Career Girl

There is nothing more frustrating than hearing the tell-tale beep from the printer mid-way through a print job. Paper jam! After my last adventure in clearing a paper jam, I decided to look into what exactly causes these seemingly random paper jams and what I could do to help prevent future jams.

2019 180

When Your Technicians Encounter Awkward—or Dangerous— Situations

Evil HR Lady

Field service technicians are in and out of customers’ homes and workplaces all day long, and while some of those could be featured on “House Beautiful,” others are more likely to end up on “Hoarders.” What kind of advice should you give to your technicians to prepare them for what they might encounter? Dealing With Inappropriate Customer Behavior. Lauren Hough described her career as a “ cable guy ” (her description), in a Huffington Post article.

2019 162

How to Dress for Your Upcoming Interview

Career Alley

A general rule of thumb when it comes to interview attire is to dress a step above what you think you should be wearing. While this does not mean you should be wearing a fitted tuxedo when you walk through the door, you need to be dressed more professional than usual.

2019 153

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Things to Consider Before You Quit Your Job and Go Freelance

Ms. Career Girl

It’s becoming more common for people to take on freelancing gigs, leaving their seemingly stable jobs for the more unsettled but flexible life of a full-time freelancer.

2019 168

Recruiting Company Cynet Systems Advertises for ‘Caucasians Preferred’ and ‘Female Candidate Only.’ Here’s What Happened Next

Evil HR Lady

It’s 2019, so you would think that everyone knows that companies cannot make hiring decisions based on race or sex, but it’s also 2019 so the whole world has gone crazy.

2019 146

From Research to Portfolio Career

Career Shifters

“I would sit with one eye on the clock, counting down the hours and minutes until I could walk out the door.”. Elaine Massung was wishing her life away in her previous role.

2019 187

What’s the Best Way to Land Your Dream Executive Job?

Professional Resume Services

Plenty of myths and misconceptions are out there when it comes to the best methods for conducting a job search today. If it’s been a while since you’ve had to search for a job, you may think the new trend is posting your resume to online job boards rather than visiting companies in person.

2019 130

How to Make a Living Doing What You Love

Ms. Career Girl

Are you one of those who feels like quitting your job every Sunday afternoon and start every Monday dreaming of how you can make it through to Friday?

2019 159

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” ” – St. Francis of Assisi. Boy, oh boy, do I love this quote.

2019 130

You Can Still Be Fired for Being LGBTQ in Some States, but Maybe the Supreme Court Will Fix That

Evil HR Lady

Discrimination against people for their sexual orientation is wrong, right? We should hire, promote, and pay people based on what they contribute to the business not on who they date (or don’t date). But, federal law isn’t clear and right now, LGBTQ people only have clear protections in place in some states. Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 is the federal law which protects people on the basis of race, color, religion, sex and national origin.

2019 125

A New Path in Life: 7 Careers You Can Try Switching over to If You’re Dissatisfied with Your Current Job

Career Alley

Whether you want to explore new challenges within a career interest or to experience something new and exciting outside of your current career scope, you have options. Find your Dream Job Careers

2019 109

The Three Components of Successfully Using Humor in the Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve enjoyed every job I’ve ever had. That’s not to say I’ve had inherently fun jobs–cart-pusher at a grocery store, order fullfiller in a factory, resident advisor, project manager, speaker–but I have found ways to enjoy all of them. That’s not the case for many people.

2019 157

3 Ways to Leverage LinkedIn During Your Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Simply having a LinkedIn profile is better than not having one at all. However, you’re missing out on great opportunities if you don’t take advantage of everything the platform has to offer. Whether you’re unemployed and searching for a job or if you’re ready to move on from your current employer, prioritizing LinkedIn profile development. Read more » The post 3 Ways to Leverage LinkedIn During Your Executive Job Search appeared first on Executive Resume Services.

2019 100

Deepti recounts her journey from a career gap to be a stay-at-home mom to a landing a data science job after Imarticus’ data science course.

Imarticus Learning

It’s always challenging – getting back into the job market after an extended break. A business venture that went bust, prolonged illness, family responsibilities, the possible reasons are many.

2019 79

The Importance of Recruiting the Right Senior People into your Team

The Undercover Recruiter

While all recruitment decisions are important, choosing the right executive leaders or board members can be one of the most challenging tasks a company can face.

2019 105

Need Resilience? Take a Lesson From Scarlett O’Hara

Ms. Career Girl

Resilience and You.

2019 149

3 Ways to Leverage LinkedIn During Your Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Simply having a LinkedIn profile is better than not having one at all. However, you’re missing out on great opportunities if you don’t take advantage of everything the platform has to offer. Whether you’re unemployed and searching for a job or if you’re ready to move on from your current employer, prioritizing LinkedIn profile development can be a great first step in getting into the position you want.

2019 100

What skills are required for Full Stack developer?

Imarticus Learning

One interesting thing about today’s digital age is the vast array of career paths it presents. New innovations and developments are taking place everywhere, and all of them are creating new positions to support them.

2019 78

Underperforming New Hires? It’s Probably Your Fault

The Undercover Recruiter

Businesses spend a lot of money hiring, onboarding, and training new employees. It’s a substantial investment of time and finances for the company. Each time an organization hires a new employee, it costs them thousands of dollars.

2019 101

update: I slept through an entire day of work

Ask A Manager

Remember the letter-writer who slept through an entire day of work ? She updated a few months later to say she’d sought medical help about her fatigue. Here’s the latest update. I’ve been at my new job a year now, and 9 months since sleeping through a full day of work.

2019 86

Here's How To Answer A Job Interview Question When You Don't Know The Answer

Career Realism

If you saw our first video, you might have heard about the interview situation one of our viewers, Remi submitted. He was in an interview and was asked the question: How many cows are there in Canada right now?

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7. Conducting Business Development

Recruit CRM

For any new entrepreneur, business development activity becomes the key to survival and sustainable growth. The good news is that in a ‘permanent recruitment’ business, the billing and payment is ‘success based’ with no credit for just the effort (unless you have taken a retainer fee). In such a scenario […] Source. Blogs

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4 Ways to Support Working Mothers in Your Organisation

The Undercover Recruiter

Balancing work with parenting duties can be a serious struggle. For new mums, making the transition back to work after maternity leave can be a difficult process.

2019 93

Should We Really Trust IBM as an Expert in the World of HR?

HR Capitalist

It's a fair question. Does IBM deserve to be an expert in the world of HR? When you think of IBM today, you probably think of Watson, the supercomputer that resides at the intersection of processing power and artificial intelligence.

2019 76

Excuse Me?! Here's How To Handle A Boss Who Micro-Manages You To An EXTREME

Career Realism

If you saw our first video, you might have heard about the awkward situation one of our viewers, Kevin submitted. He is a college student who's working a part time job to make ends meet.

2019 83

why can’t I wear shorts to work?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I recently hired an entry-level employee. This is her first office/full-time job ever, so part of my job is also making sure she understands office norms. Today during our weekly check-in, we were talking about the weather getting warmer and she made a comment about needing to buy more shorts for during the week. I explained that shorts aren’t appropriate work attire, even at our semi-casual office.

2019 74

How Has the GDPR Changed Document Storage

The Undercover Recruiter

The General Data Protection Regulation (GPDR) came into force in May 2018, and it has had a huge influence across businesses in almost every industry.

2019 89

How do you become a bitcoin/blockchain expert?

Imarticus Learning

In the US companies like the conservative IBM, groups like the R3 Consortium and newbies like Bloq and several others were responsible for transforming the Bitcoin blockchain into the revolution of Blockchain technology.

2019 52

10 CV Mistakes to Need to Avoid If You Want Your Application to Be Successful

Career Advice Guy

Your CV has one sole purpose - it's a twenty-second interview to see if you're good enough to warrant a conversation or a face-to-face interview. If your CV is poorly written, you're not going to be interviewed even if you have all the skills, knowledge, qualifications and experience.As

2019 52

how do I get my coworkers to shut up about Game of Thrones?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: All of my coworkers are all obsessed with Game of Thrones, but I don’t watch it, nor am I interested. We sit in an open office and they talk out loud about it all day long — fan theories, character arcs, whatever. I feel like I know the plot of every episode. They know I don’t watch, and sometimes they try to include me to be nice, but I always demur.

2019 74

What Can Employees Do to Help Their Own Mental Health in the Workplace

The Undercover Recruiter

While every company has a duty to offer its employees support if they are dealing with a mental health issue, there are certain things your staff can do for themselves to make sure they are as well as they can be – especially in the workplace. This week our panel of experts share their expert.

2019 88

What do you need to learn to become a Financial Analyst?

Imarticus Learning

At the onset of your career as a junior analyst, you will need to enhance your proficiency in database usage, spreadsheets, presentations in PowerPoint, other relevant software applications and Microsoft Excel.

2019 52

What? Asked A Question During an Interview & I Didn't Know The Answer!

Career Realism

In this week's episode of "Well This Happened", we want to know what you would do if you were asked a question in a job interview and you didn't know the answer! We want YOU to be the career coach and tell us which one is the RIGHT answer! Think you know?

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