Sat.Nov 04, 2017 - Fri.Nov 10, 2017

Disability Employment: Breaking Down Barriers

Evil HR Lady

The goal of disability employment is not simply to make you feel good for doing an act of service, but to hire someone who can be an asset to your business. That’s the same reason you hire all of your employees—because they are the best fit for the job.

2017 220

Five Steps Mothers and Mentors Can Take to Foster Purpose in Adolescents

Ms. Career Girl

Historically, psychologists have focused on stopping or minimizing the things that go wrong for youth. They’ve proposed interventions to reduce depression, promoted medications to curb anxiety, and studied programs to reduce teen pregnancies. Although this work is very important, it isn’t sufficient.

2017 207

The Best Way to Track Your Work Wins

Professional Resume Services

Most executives have a lot of experience and have accomplished many different things. However, if you don’t keep track of them all, it’s easy to forget them over the years. Tracking your work wins is important for many reasons.

2017 201

How Students, Grads, and Young Careerists Can Mitigate Bias

Competitive Resumes

Thanks so much for your interest in this episode. Bias has different faces, sizes, complexities, and issues, and it’s hard to talk about them in one episode. Sheila Caldwell, Ed. is the Advisor to the President on Diversity at the University of North Georgia.

2017 170

Organizational Restructuring: Should Your Business Consider One?

Evil HR Lady

Many companies have gone through an organizational restructuring, where a traditional top-down management structure with a strict hierarchy is switched out in favor of something that more resembles a lattice.

2017 194

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Ask The Readers: What Is a Fair Vacation Policy for a Part-Time Employee?

Evil HR Lady

At the request of a reader, I’m asking you all to throw your two cents in. Situation: Jane works as a salaried exempt full-time employee (5 days a week, 8 hours a day, 40 hours a week)for a small company for 10 years.

2017 182

Change: How Embracing It Can Make All The Difference

Ms. Career Girl

Whether we like it or not, change is an inevitable part of life. It can be so many things: messy, overwhelming, scary and exciting. Despite how we feel going into a change, we know that it makes us stronger as individuals in the end.

2017 201

From Banker to Confectioner

Career Shifters

“It was just a job and I'd lost every passion for it.”. Lavinia Davolio couldn't see herself in her career long term, but it wasn’t until the financial crisis hit that she decided to do something different.

2017 207

Job Search News Special – How to Use My Job Search Tips eGuide

Competitive Resumes

What’s hot? My updated eGuide “118 Job Search Tips…” If you don’t have my job search tips eGuide, you can get it right here. I feel the need to explain how to use my tips guide. You can apply this to any checklist, article, or presentation.

2017 137

Use Data to Make Your Recruiting Awesome

Evil HR Lady

What’s are the two most used tools in recruiting? The resume and the interview. It just goes without saying that both will be done for every skilled job. Granted, lots of retail and restaurant jobs don’t require a resume, just an application.).

2017 161

How Being More Conscious Can Change Your Career

Ms. Career Girl

Increasing your consciousness has many benefits, especially with regards to your career. Becoming more conscious is the ability to be aware of what each of your choices is going to create, and how those choices can place you in a position to achieve more in the workplace and in your life.

2017 177

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“If we don’t transform our pain, we are certain to transmit our pain.” ” – Unknown Author.

2017 130

Cubicle Fever Warning Signs and Cures

Jobacle

If you think about it, it’s really kinda ironic that, for all of the corporate propaganda about ‘openness,’ so many of us feel more closed off – more trapped – than ever before.

2017 179

How Much Vacation Should a Part-Time Employee Receive?

Evil HR Lady

A reader asked me a question about calculating vacation for a part-time employee. Frankly, I thought the answer was obvious–it should be pro-rated based on the number of hours.

2017 155

5 Challenges Of Transitioning From Graduate To Professional

Ms. Career Girl

As a graduate, you may be well-prepared to write a good essay. But what about the many real-life challenges you’ll be faced with as a young working professional? Moving into adult life from university can present challenges that no academic qualification can prepare you for.

2017 170

“How Can I Develop The Confidence To Get Paid For What I Really Love To Do?”

Career Shifters

Olivia’s reached boiling point with the bureaucracy of her day job. She knows what she wants to do next – indeed she’s already set it up as a side hustle – but she’s lacking the confidence she needs to 'go pro' with her business.

2017 142

5 Traits Firms Need In New Grads (and How To Develop Them)

Jobacle

So, you’re fresh out of school and looking to take the world by storm. The problem is, you’re not sure about what those blue-chip firms of the world are looking for in a new graduate.

2017 173

Yes, Your Boss Can Require You to Work Crazy Hours

Evil HR Lady

I am an exempt employee and work where many, many hours have now become the standard. One night we were required to stay until 11:30 p.m. After a 7:30 a.m. Start time. At a certain point are there any protections for workers in this class?

2017 148

How Email Marketing Can Help Grow Your #Sidehustle

Ms. Career Girl

I dislike spam as much as anyone. And sending random emails will neither earn additional business nor help your business reputation. That said, if you’re not using email marketing to grow your #sidehustle, you may be missing out on a ton of new customers. Why Email Marketing?

2017 161

6 Ways to Increase Your Energy at Work

Career Alley

Let's face it, we've all faced that post-lunch drowsiness where we struggle to stay awake at work. Or maybe your overall energy level is less than your coworkers and you think it may hold you back. Career advice Energy goals

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7 Mindset Changes to Make After College

Jobacle

The transition from college to the real world does not have to be a brutal shock. In fact, you should find yourself gaining happiness and satisfaction from new and exciting tasks.

2017 169

Capitalizing on Small Business Saturday

Evil HR Lady

Everyone has heard of Black Friday—but have you heard of Small Business Saturday? The Saturday after Thanksgiving is a day designed to encourage shoppers to shop at local businesses rather than big chain stores.

2017 148

8 Beauty Hacks For Busy Women

Ms. Career Girl

If you are the kind of woman who puts her all into her career and spends most of her time focusing on that, then the chances are that other things, such as your self-care , may be put on the backburner to make time for your career and everything that comes with it.

2017 155

Benefits Enrollment: How Young Professionals Can Enroll With Confidence

Career Realism

Benefits Enrollment: How Young Professionals Can Enroll With Confidence. Work It Daily. It’s benefits enrollment season! As a young professional, are you confident that you can identify the right health care benefits for your lifestyle?

2017 87

How Your Personal Credit Score Can Open Doors to a Dream Job

Jobacle

It may come as a surprise that nearly half of the businesses out there require their recruitment agencies to check credit scores.

2017 151

Why It Was Okay to Fire the ‘Middle Finger’ Woman and Not the ‘Libtard’ Man

Evil HR Lady

Would you fire an employee for flipping off the CEO and then using the picture on her social media accounts? It kind of changes the picture, right? Juli Briskman is the bike rider in the picture and she’s flipping off President Trump and his motorcade. She didn’t know the image would be captured, but when her friends recognized her, she claimed it and started using it on her social media accounts. Briskman isn’t just a concerned voter, she is a government contractor.

2017 113

10 Tips To Achieve A Perfect Harmony In Your Career And Life

Ms. Career Girl

Don’t be fooled by the television commercials showing women hustling between their careers and personal lives. It gets much harder for women to achieve a balance in their personal and professional life, as it requires managing both these elements by adopting a meticulous approach.

2017 148

Is Video Interviewing Now a Viable Option for Recruiters?

The Undercover Recruiter

It started with tech companies but is becoming more and more popular by the day by all kinds of employers and recruiters. Because it works. You have the opportunity to replay and review the interviews you conduct with just a few clicks of a button. But can it ever replace face-to-face interviews?

2017 85

5 Things That Make You Live Paycheck to Paycheck (and how to fix them)

Jobacle

Living paycheck to paycheck is a perennial problem for millions of Americans. According to a recent study, more than half of all Americans stated that they would find it impossible to come up with $2,000 to cover an emergency should the need arise.

2017 130

Dear ReWorker: I Was Ditched for a Doctor’s Appointment

Evil HR Lady

I manage field sales reps. I flew in for a scheduled “field ride” with an employee and upon arrival she let me know that she had a “doctor’s appointment” and wouldn’t be available for the field ride. I sat around the city all day long until meeting the employee for dinner at 6:00 that night, then I caught a flight that next morning. I never questioned the whereabouts or the all-day doctor appointment (maybe it is something serious, who knows?).

2017 107

Three Simple Steps to Prevent Gossip From Infiltrating Your Office

Ms. Career Girl

Work gossip. Some of us participate in it, and most of us see it as a relatively harmless reality of working in an office. But the truth is, gossip has the power to dismantle even the best teams and keep good teams from becoming truly great.

2017 139

Should You Choose a Job or Let a Job Choose You

Career Alley

The problem with choosing a career is that you’re not often sure of what you really want to do for the rest of your life. While some people are lucky enough to know what their chosen path is from a very early age, others discover their passion later in life. Career change Career Change New Job

2017 119

The Most Socially Engaged Recruitment Agency on LinkedIn

The Undercover Recruiter

With the announcement of LinkedIn’s Top 25 Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies, we speak to the winner, PageGroup, to find out how they utilized LinkedIn to become the most socially engaged company on the platform through superior content performance and social engagement.

2017 79

The Power of Self-Diagnosis In Corporate Coaching.

HR Capitalist

We've all been there as coaches in corporate America for our team. . We know the adjustment we need our direct report to make. It's easiest to just tell them what to do with a side dish of "why". That's prescriptive coaching, and it has its place.

2017 78