Sat.Jun 26, 2021 - Fri.Jul 02, 2021

Follow Your Dreams to Create the Life You Want – Memoirs of Some that Did Just That

Ms. Career Girl

The pandemic has taught us a lot, but one thing I find most intriguing is that “jobs” are fickle, and we need to find a career that keeps us grounded and able to muscle through life’s ebbs and flows. It is true that if you do something you love, you will never feel like you worked a day in your life.

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I got the new responsibilites but not the title and pay

Evil HR Lady

I was given (after training for it) additional duties and a promotion. However, I am told that the raise and title for that promotion take 9 months to be applied, with the justification to make sure you can do the job.

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Career Change Can Happen at Any Time…Will YOU Be Ready?

Professional Resume Services

Recently, I was speaking with a client who was eager to get out of the industry she had worked in for 20+ years to follow her dreams of becoming an Interior Design/Home Improvement/House Flipping professional.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it’ll always get you the right ones.” ” – John Lennon. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ].

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Three Ways to Fight Zoom Fatigue

Ms. Career Girl

At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, employees were expected to become masters of virtual communication, with zero time to adjust.

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What You Need to Know About HR Advocacy

Evil HR Lady

1 hour of Business HRCI (pending) credit and 1 hour of SHRM credit. Wednesday, June 30th at 2 pm CT. Description: Learn how HR advocacy impacts your workforce and the world of work.

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Taking Sides Politically: Wrong For Your Company and For You as a Manager of People.

The HR Capitalist

I'll start this post by saying this: I've been on the corner of "no politics at work" way before 2020 happened.

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Life Lessons: Caring for an Aging Parent

Ms. Career Girl

“If he needs me, I’ll move back to the US.” ” I said it for years – that if my dad ever needed looking after, I would gladly step up. I meant it, too, and I still do.

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What Bosses Should Not Say When Employees Return to Work

Evil HR Lady

If this headline sets your teeth on edge, you’re probably an employee whose boss has said it was time for you to return to work. If you’ve been working from home, it may be time to return to the office but not return to work.

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From Teaching to Data Analysis

Career Shifters

“I felt exhausted, drained, and on edge.”. Lee Delaney's work left him with no energy left for his home life, but he didn't know why. So, he took some time to step back and understand more about who he was.

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5 Hacks To Choose The Best Recruiting Software For Your Company

Recruit CRM

Choosing the best recruiting software requires proper judgement and the ability to assess a product intricately compared to other recruitment tools. This shouldn't be a one-person job but rather a collaborative effort of your staffing firm.

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How To Determine If A Job Is A Good Fit For You

Career Realism

Has this ever happened to you? You come across a job description that sounds pretty intriguing. However, once you read more into it, you start to wonder if it's the right fit for you. Well, how exactly do you figure that out? The answer to this isn't as hard as you may think.

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How Wellness Enhances Your Emotional Intelligence

Evil HR Lady

What if you could be a better manager and leader just by taking care of yourself? Certified Health Coach and Yoga Teacher Ophelie Cabanero feels that wellness should be a focus of everyone–but especially leaders.

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The three types of independence everybody needs

Penelope Trunk

I treat my freezer like a savings account. As a single parent with an unstable income, I know that when there’s an emergency I’ll use rent money, camp money, or even food money to solve the problem.

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Recruit CRM's Recruitment Entrepreneurs Series Ft. Brett Clemenson

Recruit CRM

Based in Sydney, Brett Clemenson with a Bachelor's in business— Human Resources Management from Australian Catholic University is leading one of LinkedIn-recognised most socially engaged staffing industry, ALRA.

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10 Things To Immediately Do On LinkedIn

Career Realism

LinkedIn is the premier business networking site for job seekers and professionals at all levels. There are some things newbies need to know about LinkedIn, though, before it will be valuable tool for their job search, networking strategy, and overall career growth.

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how professional-sounding do resume email addresses need to be?

Ask a Manager

This post, how professional-sounding do resume email addresses need to be? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: When using an email for a resume, what makes them professional enough to be used?

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Case Study: Recruit CRM Is Helping Sagesa Healthcare Hire Medical Professionals All Over Ireland

Recruit CRM

When our team at Recruit CRM got in touch with Joseph Walsh , Founder and CEO of Sagesa Healthcare , two weeks back to talk about how his recruitment agency has been hiring doctors and nurses all over Ireland, he had some pretty interesting facts to state.

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What Is Brand Purpose?

Career Realism

In this article, I will give an overview of what brand purpose is as well as give you examples of what brand purpose looks like in action. Purpose, Vision, Mission, And Values Let's look at your brand purpose, vision, mission, and brand values, collectively.

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Career Management: 8 Tips For Disagreeing With The Boss

Career Realism

Disagreeing with other people, without taking a body count or courting disaster, is something most people try to avoid. Nevertheless, we recognize we can't always agree with everything that comes our way—even if it comes from the boss.

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Want To Work From Anywhere? 5 Great Travel-Friendly Companies To Consider

Career Realism

Even if you have a remote job, that doesn't always mean you can work from anywhere. Wouldn't it be nice to travel and live wherever you want without having to give up your current career? The good news is.you can! There are many companies that hire for work-from-anywhere jobs.

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my new job said I could work from home – and then changed their minds

Ask a Manager

This post, my new job said I could work from home – and then changed their minds , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I have worked in tech for 10 years and just started a dream role with an incredibly welcoming team.

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updates: the terrible attitude, the lack of real world experience, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, updates: the terrible attitude, the lack of real world experience, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s a special “where are you now?”

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our babysitter ghosted us and now works at my office, replacing a beloved employee who died, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, our babysitter ghosted us and now works at my office, replacing a beloved employee who died, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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can I leave an unproductive meeting?

Ask a Manager

This post, can I leave an unproductive meeting? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I work at an organization where we are very friendly and fairly informal.

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should you connect with strangers on LinkedIn?

Ask a Manager

This post, should you connect with strangers on LinkedIn? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I work in an industry that’s largely freelance, with a massive component of networking and word-of-mouth. But almost all of that networking is done in-person.

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my coworker is overworking herself, are tank tops business casual, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my coworker is overworking herself, are tank tops business casual, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My coworker is overworking herself.

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it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

This post, it’s your Friday good news , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s your Friday good news, with more accounts of success even in this weird time. Over the last year, like a lot of people, I had a ton of work creeping into my work/life balance.

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weekend open thread – July 3-4, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, weekend open thread – July 3-4, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. Here are the rules for the weekend posts.

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updates: the complaining coworkers, the embarrassed boss, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, updates: the complaining coworkers, the embarrassed boss, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s a special “where are you now?” season at Ask a Manager, where all month I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past.

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how can a full-time parent support their breadwinner partner?

Ask a Manager

This post, how can a full-time parent support their breadwinner partner? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I’ve just been laid off, and we had to take our two young children out of child care due to the expense.

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backing out of a social trip with coworkers, colleague has a bad attitude with a good reason, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, backing out of a social trip with coworkers, colleague has a bad attitude with a good reason, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Backing out of a social trip with coworkers.

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updates: disgusting boss touches and chews on everything on my desk, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, updates: disgusting boss touches and chews on everything on my desk, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s a special “where are you now?”

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contractor deleted shared files I paid for, it is OK to discuss a firing with others, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, contractor deleted shared files I paid for, it is OK to discuss a firing with others, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Contractor deleted shared files that I still need.

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open thread – July 2-3, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, open thread – July 2-3, 2021 , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about (that includes school). If you want an answer from me, emailing me is still your best bet*, but this is a chance to talk to other readers. *

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can I keep mentioning my period at work?

Ask a Manager

This post, can I keep mentioning my period at work? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I work in tech, in a fairly close-knit, moderately progressive office, with a majority of male coworkers. Many months, I get really bad fatigue before or during my period. It can knock me out for anywhere from half a day to a day and a half.

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should I leave my family business?

Ask a Manager

This post, should I leave my family business? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I need help deciding if I want to stay in my family’s 70-year-old business. At the moment, I work for my father, and my younger brother is also in the business. We’re a construction firm. I’ve worked at the company since I was 14, doing office work over the summers all the way through college.

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