Sat.Jan 14, 2017 - Fri.Jan 20, 2017

Don’t Blow Your Cover!: How to Juggle Your Current Job While Searching for a New One

Professional Resume Services

By teaming up with professional executive resume writers, you can avoid some of these common job search flubs. You can really put yourself in a good position by searching for a new job while you’re still employed—if you play your cards right.

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5 Reason Diversity Matters to Your Career

Competitive Resumes

When you’re searching for a career, touting your diversity is probably not the first thing that comes to mind.

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The Personal Branding Manifesto for Executive Job Search – Part 2

Executive Career Brand

How to Define Your Unique Personal Brand. and Make It Memorable. In Part 1 of this series, I covered: Personal Branding Hype and Myths vs. Reality. What Personal Branding Really Is. How Authentic Branding Makes You Stand Out. How Differentiation Wins Out Over Sameness.

2017 106

Are You The Boss of You? Maybe It’s Time!

Ms. Career Girl

The post Are You The Boss of You? Maybe It’s Time! appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. If you’re like most of us, you’ve probably read at least a couple of self-improvement books. They may have been categorized as self-help or success books, but they all have a common core.

2017 71

Your Employees Inability to Speak up Is Costing Your Business Big Money

Evil HR Lady

Open door policies are pretty ubiquitous, but simply having the policy doesn’t mean people will actually speak their minds. Your employees aren’t telling you everything they should and it’s costing you—$7,500 per conversation failure and seven work days—according to a new study led by best-selling authors Joseph Grenny and David Maxfield.

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Things An Office Newbie Must Do To Impress A New Team

Career Realism

Things An Office Newbie Must Do To Impress A New Team. Work It Daily. After going back and forth with employers for months, you’ve finally managed to land yourself a great gig. Congratulations! But you know what that means — you’re officially the office newbie.

2017 54

5 Ways Mentoring Others Add Career Value

Competitive Resumes

Our career paths have many twists and turns. One moment chaos and another, tranquility. It is a reminder of how far we come or fall short. Experience brings many points of contacts and many places we’ve been. When we began, we didn’t know where to start.

What If an Employee Refuses to Answer Emails in the Evening?

Evil HR Lady

Nick Corcodilos, who writes at Ask the Headhunter , tackled a question from a reader who wanted to know if he was unreasonable for expecting to only work during business hours. Corcodilos comes down firmly on the side of the employee who wants to have some semblance of work-life balance by turning off his email in the evening. He writes: In my opinion, people who walk around with “I work evenings, too” tattooed to their foreheads are dopes begging to be abused.

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Why using standard job titles on resume makes sense

Cube Rules

I once had a coworker who, as was a requirement, humorously put his job title in his email signature as ‘Data Janitor III.’ ’ It wasn’t far from the truth — he was a Database Administrator. Keeping data clean was part of his job.

2017 46

How To Suavely Get Out Of Awkward Situations At Networking Events

Career Realism

How To Suavely Get Out Of Awkward Situations At Networking Events. Work It Daily. It’s inevitable. You’re going to experience some pretty awkward situations at networking events during your lifetime – no matter how comfortable, cool, and collected you may be.

2017 51

The Emotional Journey of Creating Anything Great [Infographic]

Personal Excellence Blog

Are you working on something now and feeling the pain of the creation process? Today’s infographic shares the emotional journey that most people go through when trying to create something GREAT: Click image for larger version (Source unknown).

2017 45

5 Career-Saving Tips for Female Attorneys

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Career-Saving Tips for Female Attorneys appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. As if being an attorney was not hard enough, working in a career that is predominantly male adds to the struggle for success.

2017 39

Why soft skills should be included on your resume

Cube Rules

You know what soft skills are, right? Those are the “playing well in the sandbox with others” skills. People skills. They are the ways that you interact with the team, how you handle stress on the job, how you handle a “fast-paced environment.”

2017 39

4 Things Recruiters Are Looking For When They Search You Online

Career Realism

4 Things Recruiters Are Looking For When They Search You Online. Work It Daily. Recruiters are lurking in the depths of your social media profiles. Are they seeing what you want them to see?

Transferable Skills: Your Resume and Employer

Career Alley

he skills and experience gained through previous work experiences can and should be utilized as transferable skills when applying for new employment opportunities, whether it is related to your field or not. Resumes Experience skills

2017 55

The Secret to Helping Your Average Child Succeed

Evil HR Lady

Let’s face it: Your children are not likely to be above average. Unlike the people of Lake Wobegon , our kids follow a standard bell curve and that means most children will fall into the “average” category. Not brilliant. Not stupid. Just normal kids. While we like to think that our offspring will, of course, be geniuses , some might be but most won’t. Not being a genius, however, doesn’t mean your child can’t succeed.

2017 36

How To Look After Your Physical And Mental Well Being At Work

Ms. Career Girl

The post How To Look After Your Physical And Mental Well Being At Work appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Employment; some people love it, while others tolerate it. Stress is common either way, especially on days where you feel overwhelmed by the amount of work on your plate.

2017 34

You Screwed Up At Work – Now What?

Career Realism

You Screwed Up At Work – Now What? Work It Daily. We’ve all screwed up at work at one point or another. It can be embarrassing and frustrating, but it happens. For one member of the TODAY Show cast, those feelings are all too fresh. Stuck in a rut at work? Watch this free webinar! ). During the Golden Globes last week, Jenna Bush Hager made an unfortunate mistake when she was interviewing singer Pharrell , who was nominated for best original score for the movie “Hidden Figures.”

2017 45

Top Traits of Great Recruiters

The Undercover Recruiter

What does it take to be a top third party recruiter? Many things. There are several different styles, and there isn’t one simple rule that governs success. Different clients will have different opinions about what type of partnership they prefer with their recruiters.

2017 34

The Empire Just Bought Luke Skywalker (Also Known as ADP Buying the Marcus Buckingham Company).

HR Capitalist

The Empire in the Star Wars series had it wrong. You don't need to fight the rebels. You just need to pull out the checkbook and buy the rebel who is most representative of the cause. In Star Wars, that was Luke Skywalker.

2017 31

10 Adverts That Reinvented The Industry

Ms. Career Girl

The post 10 Adverts That Reinvented The Industry appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Seeking inspiration to help market your brand? Look no further. These ten adverts changed the world of advertising – and, in some cases, the world itself. Get inspired, and change yours!

2017 33

Getting ‘Revenge’ After Being Rejected By Employers

Career Realism

Getting ‘Revenge’ After Being Rejected By Employers. Work It Daily. After weeks of going back and forth with an amazing company about a job that would be absolutely PERFECT for you, they tell you the position has been filled. Wait, WHAT? Excuse me? What was all of that talk about how “you’ve really impressed us,” “you’d be a great asset to our company,” and “we think you’d be an ideal fit”? Where they all lies? Filthy, stinkin’, rotten LIES? Being rejected totally sucks.

2017 38

Stop What You’re Doing & Check Your LinkedIn Profile

The Undercover Recruiter

It’s a common scene: A busy recruiter thinks, “Wow, think we’ve got a keeper here,” as they scan your lovingly crafted CV or application. To get more background on you, they check out your LinkedIn page, only to shrug their shoulders and move on to the next candidate. What’s going on? Recruiters, whether agency or. View Article. Stop What You’re Doing & Check Your LinkedIn Profile. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Career Blog. Job Search Jon Gregory

2017 33

Steve Harvey: "You're In HR, Everybody Hates You".

HR Capitalist

"You're In HR, Everybody Hates You". Words of wisdom from Steve Harvey on a Friday. Running time two minutes, worth your time (Email subscribers, click through for video): HR Insider

2017 30

From the Gym to Healthy Lifestyle Trainer

Career Shifters

“It rarely feels like 'work'; it's more like an extension of my play time.”. Madelyn Wright wasn't happy in her job, but she did believe in the value of the work she was doing there.

2017 35

Feedback Is the Key to Growth, Motivation and Company Strength

Blogging4jobs

A toxic culture can disrupt business, result in low engagement and high turnover, ultimately damaging your company’s reputation. However, culture can be influenced and new norms can be internalized. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR company culture employee engagement feedback growth motivation

2017 32

How to Lose a Candidate in 10 Days

The Undercover Recruiter

Have you ever wondered what it is that annoys candidates the most about dealing with recruiters?

2017 32

3 Ways to Brainstorm and Reserve The Right To Tell Someone Their Idea Sucks.

HR Capitalist

If you're responsible for leading a team through change, you ultimately need ideas about what you should do given challenges your company or team are going through. That means you're going to ask for ideas - usually in the space most often described as brainstorming.

2017 27

How To Get Out Of Your Head And Into Action (Finally) With Your Career Change

Career Shifters

Frustrated and exhausted from running constant circles inside your head? Watching the days, months, and even years sail by, while you’re left paralysed in the face of your shift? Natasha shares four tested approaches to get you unstuck and into motion towards finding fulfilling work

2017 35

No More Razor Bumps With These Awesome Tips!

Ms. Career Girl

The post No More Razor Bumps With These Awesome Tips! appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Are you gearing up for the much-awaited date with the person you’ve been crushing on for ages? Or it is the wedding season?

2017 21

Recruiting Secrets from Some of the World’s Best Employers

The Undercover Recruiter

The job search agency Glassdoor has just announced its ninth annual Employees’ Choice Awards, celebrating the Best Places to Work in 2017 across North America and parts of Europe. They choose their winners by putting together anonymous employee reviews which have been shared with them over the last 12 months. Users were asked how they. View Article. Recruiting Secrets from Some of the World’s Best Employers. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Career Blog.

2017 27

Our Favourite HR, Business and Leadership Books of 2016

Blogging4jobs

Like many of you, we here at Workology have already started building our 2017 reading lists. But we thought it would be a good idea to take a look back at some of the books that influenced us last. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

2017 30

why should I have to help clean the office kitchen when I never use it?

Ask A Manager

Two letters, same theme. The first: The directors at my workplace have introduced a policy that each week two people are responsible for cleaning the kitchen every afternoon before leaving. I find it unfair to have to clean other’s mess, given that the only use I make of the kitchen is for a coffee or tea during the day, and I always clean up before and after myself. Is there a way you would recommend dealing with this?

2017 25

Swiss Saturday: Handshakes, Swimming Pools, and Annoying Foreigners

Evil HR Lady

Swiss culture has hit the news in a couple of ways this week, so I thought I’d share my experiences. Keep in mind, I can’t possibly explain all Swiss culture because I don’t get all of it, but maybe a few of the things I say will make some sense. First, there’s the lady described in this article: Left-wing Dutch vegan who moved to Switzerland is denied a Swiss passport because she is too annoying. Now, all of you might be saying, “Hey, that’s a great idea!

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