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How to Boost the Value of Your Design Resume

Career Alley

A good resume will not only get you noticed, but it can also get you that job interview or a chance to present your ideas for a project. Before you can get to that stage, however, you need to think about how you can make your resume different from the competition. Create a Killer Resume and Cover Letter killer resume

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How to Shift Your Organization’s Culture to Become More #Equal

Ms. Career Girl

There is more uncertainty for women’s equality now than ever before. But this doesn’t mean we are helpless, it means we urgently need to participate in shaping our own work culture. At the individual level, there is so much we can do to create an equal workplace. While I feel your pain, you are not alone and you are not helpless. Men are receiving maternity leave with increasing demand. Because they are demanding it. What can we learn from this?

2018 157
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Is Executive Career Planning Still Possible in the New World of Work?

Executive Career Brand

[Guest post by blogger Frankie Wallace] The world of work as we know it is changing almost faster than we can master our current roles. The rapid advances in technology and its impact on both the job market and the economy have made it more difficult than ever before to confidently map out career advancement. […]. The post Is Executive Career Planning Still Possible in the New World of Work? appeared first on Executive Career Brand.

2018 124

From Office to Outdoors

Career Shifters

“Everything about my job screamed 'This isn't me!'”. Following a serious car accident, outdoors-lover Catherine Hanna found herself desk-bound, stressed and unhappy at work. Then, an insightful colleague opened her eyes to a simple truth that changed everything. Here, she shares how she rediscovered her passion and found work that feels like being welcomed home

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7 Common Mistakes To Avoid When Jobhunting

Career Alley

find the companies you want to work for and start contacting their employers directly either by email or phone. You’ll feel as if you’ve got a lot more freedom not having to reply solely to ads – you can craft the application the way you want to and apply to the roles you want. Find your Dream Job Job Hunting

2018 240

7 PROFITABLE SIDE HUSTLE IDEAS YOU CAN START IN YOUR APARTMENT

Ms. Career Girl

A recent survey by Bankrate revealed that 44 million Americans currently have a side hustle to bring in some extra cash in addition to their 9 to 5 job. Thinking of joining that side gig revolution and creating a profitable side hustle? We don’t blame you! Having a little extra cash to pay down debt, build up savings, or simply to treat yourself can reduce the burden on your main paycheck. And you can even do it if you live in an apartment. Finding your perfect side hustle.

2018 157

What I'm Thankful for in 2018!

The HR Capitalist

Thanksgiving. Can't let it come and go without telling you what I'm thankful for. First and foremost, I'm thankful for an incredible family, my faith, the blessing of meaningful work, etc. . Next up? I'm thankful for the incredible melting pot of America. . I had the good fortune to be on a call with someone I met earlier this year at the HR Technology conference on Tuesday of Thanksgiving week.

2018 109

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College Grad Job Search – References

Career Alley

References and Thank You letters, both of which are key components of any job search. Land your First Job College Grads Thank You Letters

2018 226

How Crowdfunding is Changing The Way Startups Raise Funds

Ms. Career Girl

Beg, borrow, do whatever it takes, just don’t steal–That’s the advice I received from a mentor when I asked him “How do I raise funds for my ideas”. Now, this was at the start of my entrepreneurial journey. The mentor was a successful business owner. He was someone who had bootstrapped his startup to a million-dollar turnover in less than 3 years. I always held him in high regard for his work ethic and professional demeanor. His advice was always gold for me.

2018 156

Why multiple sub-goals drive your performance rating to average

Cube Rules

Your performance review and rating is important — it drives your salary and bonus, if you have the ability to get one. When it comes to performance, then, one strives to not be average — meets your goals — but to exceed so as to get a better salary increase and better bonus.When you sit […]. The post Why multiple sub-goals drive your performance rating to average appeared first on Cube Rules. Job Performance Performance Review

2018 109

Should you threaten to quit to get a raise?

Evil HR Lady

I work in as an Executive Assistant and a Human Resource Officer (kinda). I am just about to graduate with a BS in Psych with an emphasis in HR. I have been gunning for an early promotion because I have cleared my career ladder (completed/accomplished all requirements at top of my career ladder) and I have taken on two other roles, HR and Office Manager.

2018 153

Tips for Choosing a Biomedical Engineering Career

Career Alley

If you have always dreamed of helping people, and/or have had a fascination with how things work, you might want to consider becoming a biomedical engineer. Discover Career Opportunities Biomedical Engineering

Your Guide to a Budget-Friendly Work Wardrobe

Ms. Career Girl

Who doesn’t love pencil skirts and crisp button-ups? As a bright-eyed college graduate, one of the greatest allures of a first job lay in its wardrobe: I could hardly wait to line my shoe rack with kitten heels and spend my Saturdays ironing blouses. Needless to say, that allure faded once I began the job search and especially once I started working as an administrative assistant, when I became more concerned with the value of the work I was producing than the hem on my tailored slacks.

2018 148

Why team goals drag your performance review rating down

Cube Rules

We're heading into performance review season and it's time when we all do our self-reviews. The ones where we write the review for the manager and provide fodder for our manager to defend our rating in the calibration sessions. Did you notice when you hit the team goals that you had a hard time figuring out […]. The post Why team goals drag your performance review rating down appeared first on Cube Rules. Job Performance Performance Review

2018 109

Chipotle Gives Us a Lesson in Rash Decision Making

Evil HR Lady

A Chipotle Manager in Minnesota lost her job after refusing to serve a group of black men. Clear cut firing, right? You don’t refuse any paying customer! And, if you’re Starbucks, you don’t refuse any non-paying people as well.) But, the problem was, Chipotle reacted to a viral video without understanding that there is, always, more to the story. Here’s the video: Can a group of young well established African American get a bite to eat after a long workout session.

2018 148

Are You A Kid At Heart? Find The Best Jobs Working With Children

Career Alley

Do you get on well with kids? Did you never lose your inner child? It sounds like you might be perfectly suited to go into a career working with children. Discover Career Opportunities Career Opportunities Working with Children

2018 193

BEAUTY HACKS THAT WILL COST YOU LESS THAN A STARBUCKS COFFEE

Ms. Career Girl

We all know that cosmetic-plastic surgeons and dermatologists earn their living by operating or non- invasive procedures. Most of these endeavors are costly for patients. It’s rare that any aesthetic surgeon will let us in on things we can do daily that don’t require us to visit them! We are fortunate to have Dr. Manish Shah, certified plastic surgeon share ten beauty hacks with us, that in many cases cost nothing or less than a gourmet cup of coffee. Cleaning your phone screens.

2018 138

3 Reasons Why Setting Realistic Career Goals is Important

Professional Resume Services

Focusing on the goals you’ve set for yourself can keep you motivated even when times are tough. However, the top resume writing services always see people set unrealistic or overly-ambitious goals, which often ends up hurting them more than helping. One aspect of goal-setting everyone can benefit from is always looking at the end result of what you actually want to achieve.

2018 100

For Thanksgiving Day:

Sklover Working Wisdom

“On many holidays, we celebrate our independence. On Thanksgiving, we acknowledge our dependence.”. – William Jennings Bryan. 2018 Alan L. Sklover All Rights Reserved. Commercial Use Prohibited

2018 100

Small Business Saturday: How Can You Prepare?

Evil HR Lady

Small Business Saturday success can make a big difference for your business during the holiday season. What is Small Business Saturday, exactly? Well, it’s the Saturday after Black Friday, which follows Thanksgiving. On this day, people are encouraged to do their shopping at small businesses rather than big chain stores. If you own a small business, you’ll definitely want to take advantage of this event.

2018 141

WHY BINGE HOLIDAY DRINKING IS ANYTHING BUT MERRY

Ms. Career Girl

’Tis the season to eat, drink and be merry. Some of us, however, take those festive suggestions to dangerous lengths and end up binge drinking. While one night of imbibing multiple drinks may only leave you with a hangover, using “holiday drinking” as an excuse to drink abusively from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve can lead to alcoholism and other negative brain/body effects. Why do people drink too much during the holidays? “A

2018 126

How to Show Your Soft Skills During an Interview

Professional Resume Services

Many professionals get caught up in trying to make their hard skills and expertise sound good, and forget to highlight the soft skills they have. When you’re talking about high-level executive positions, every candidate will have similar hard skills on their resumes and cover letters. What can distinguish you more than anything are the soft skills you possess, since those are unique to every individual.

2018 100

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“When someone tells me ‘no’ it doesn’t mean I can’t do it. It simply means I can’t do it with them.” ” – Karen E. Quinones. I can attest to having this experience maybe 100 times in my life. And just as many times I’ve found out that I could, indeed, do what I thought was best to be done. Whether it is a different approach to solving a problem, or creating a new business, those who succeed the most don’t readily accept “no” for an answer.

2018 100

More Businesses are Hiring Sight Unseen

Evil HR Lady

A few years ago, it wasn’t uncommon for managers to bring people in for multiple interviews over multiple days. It was also common for managers to drag out the hiring process. It made candidates lives stressful –never quite knowing if this interview was the final one or not. And, even after going through all of this, you might well get ghosted–that is neither the recruiter nor hiring manager would ever get back to you to tell you that you weren’t hired.

2018 141

Six Signs You’re In A Toxic Relationship

Ms. Career Girl

Relationships are hard—oftentimes, the challenges you go through can bring you closer together. However, not all relationship stress is good, and it can negatively impact other aspects of your life, like your health or career. As a woman, you’re naturally in tune with yourself , and it’s important to examine your relationship to make sure it’s healthy. If you suspect that you’re in a toxic relationship, here are some signs that can potentially confirm it.

2018 121

3 Personality Types That Can Lead to Success or Unemployment

Undercover Recruiter

We all know that a business is only as successful as the people running it. Employees are every company’s most valuable asset, and every employer has their own unique list of must-haves and nice-to-haves when hiring. Some are universal (detail orientation, good communication skills, ability to take direction), while others are specific to the role. View Article. 3 Personality Types That Can Lead to Success or Unemployment Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2018 83

Tips that Will Help Elevate Your Career as a Data Scientist

Imarticus Learning

For a data scientist, appearing smart should be the topmost priority. It will not only elevate your self-esteem among others but will also keep you self-motivated. It’s not just for the data scientists but also for the individuals employed in different sectors as well. Even if you have a great knowledge and depth in your field, may not be able to reach the heights of your potential. In this case, having the right attitude, personality, and communication skill helps you to achieve your targets.

2018 81

An Expat Thanksgiving

Evil HR Lady

Yesterday, right on schedule, my local expat Facebook group became very focused on one thing: Where to buy last-minute critical ingredients for Thanksgiving. Turkeys, canned pumpkin, and cranberries were a hot topic of discussion, since the Swiss don’t generally roast turkeys, use canned pumpkin, or have much use for cranberries. Switzerland’s has approximately 2 million foreigners living in her borders–approximately 25 percent of the population.

2018 130

Why You Probably Need More Training, Not Less

Water Cooler Wisdom

In my work as a business and workforce consultant, I’ve observed that in times of change and uncertainty, some organizations stop spending money – and especially money that goes to employee training and development. However, given the future work trends of cross-functional teaming, workforce-wide digital fluency, and an emphasis on uniquely human skills, this may be a short-sighted approach. Let’s look at these one by one. Cross-Functional Teaming.

2018 40

5 millennial CV Trends to Look out for

Undercover Recruiter

In a candidate-led market, the way recruiters are attracting talent is changing. If you want to be ahead of the game you need to expand the methods you use to recruit, especially when recruiting millennial talent. Millennials are an increasingly influential generation, meaning as a recruiter you can’t ignore their impact on the job market. View Article. 5 millennial CV Trends to Look out for Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2018 81

Applying Agile Methodology, The Future of Sales

Imarticus Learning

An Introduction to Agile Sales Management. In the present Information Technology world where the agile business administration has gone from exception to industry standard – the achievement rate has been bewildering. As indicated by an ongoing coordinated review, 87% of respondents concurred that agile training methods are enhancing the nature of work life for their groups. They were the most overwhelming creatures that meandered the earth a large number of years prior.

2018 56

The ART of Navigating Change

Learning Voyager

Much of my work is about change. Helping companies to change through learning processes, for example. And helping my one-on-one clients to change through a coaching process. Throughout it all, the essential challenge is, in a word, change. How to face it. How to embrace it. How to master it so that you are able to navigate the often turbulent waters of change. Much has been written about change, but here I only want to dwell on three aspects. Three that I will call " the ART of navigating change."

2018 50

Melissa’s wedding pictures! (And my commentary)

Penelope Trunk

I did not cry at Melissa’s wedding because I cried when I met the guy. I knew right away that he was the one. He was way too sane and stable for Melissa to ever let go. So I let go of Melissa, right there, when I met him. I said some bossy things, like, “You better be really reliable because that’s what she needs.” And I said things you’d never want to hear from anyone like, “You better hurry up and have kids because Melissa’s eggs are dying.”.

2018 47

Tips for SMEs to Avoid Discrimination During Recruitment

Undercover Recruiter

Business success depends on employees. No matter how big or small your business, fairness in the workplace is vital and that includes during the recruitment process. Discriminating during recruitment is illegal and it doesn’t actually give your business the best chance of finding the most suitable person for the job. Consideration of equality and discrimination. View Article. Tips for SMEs to Avoid Discrimination During Recruitment Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

Top 5 Skills for Business Analysts – You Should Be Aware Of!

Imarticus Learning

Careers in business analysis have shown excellent success rates and this is probably why a lot of aspirants in the job market aim to be business analysts. However, for those who want to excel in this career field, a quick summary of the top skills needed to be one would be helpful. The top 5 skills required for a successful business analyst are detailed below. Problem Solving Skills. For a business analyst, each project offers different issues and problems that require quick, long-term solutions.

2018 54

The Internet’s Career Therapist

Career Realism

The Internet’s Career Therapist Work It Daily. It’s been a while since I wrote an actual article on Work It Daily. These days, I do most of my career advice writing for Inc Magazine and all my videos are being created for Youtube.) But today, I wanted to share something more personal as it relates to my work – and this seemed like the perfect place.

2018 46

7 Reasons To Go Self-Employed

Corn on the Job

Image Source. Tired of working for an employer? Fewer people are taking the plunge and becoming self-employed. Whilst self-employment can have its downsides such as less financial security and more responsibility, it can also have many perks. Here are just 7 reasons to go self-employed. . You set your own hours. When you’re self-employed, you don’t have to be bound by nine to five shift hours. You can work whenever you want, get up as late as you want and take a holiday whenever you fancy it.

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