Sat.May 29, 2021 - Fri.Jun 04, 2021

Is this Insubordination?

Evil HR Lady

I’m an HR manager, and a supervisor made a complaint about another employee. I started an investigation by speaking to the accused on May 14th and looked into video evidence based on the accusations on May 18th. I was not able to find evidence of what the supervisor was stating.

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10 Q&As You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Remote Job Career Coach

Ms. Career Girl

According to more than 2,100 people who worked remotely during the pandemic, 58 percent say they would absolutely look for a new job if they weren’t allowed to continue working from home in their current position.

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How to Break Into the Entertainment Industry

Professional Resume Services

The entertainment industry is a tricky industry to break into. In fact, there’s no one, sure-fire way to get your lucky break. While some become stars in childhood, others don’t begin acting until they’re in their 40’s.

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A Basic Guide to Financial Aid for Students

Jobacle

If you are thinking about higher education, or if you have recently decided to enroll in a degree course, then you might now be thinking about the financial implications. . Going to college or university can certainly be expensive.

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Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

“It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” – J. Rubin Clark. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., please consider doing so.

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We Need to Talk About Children’s Mental Health

Ms. Career Girl

How many times have you found yourself in a situation when you just needed a break? Our lives often feel like a constant source of challenges, as we juggle between work, raising children, having a healthy relationship with our partner, and finding some time for ourselves.

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Naomi Osaka Should Be a Strong ADA Reminder for Employers

Evil HR Lady

Naomi Osaka said she suffers from depression and, as such, she didn’t want to participate in mandatory press conferences during the French Open.

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More Trending

From Teacher to Funeral Director

Career Shifters

“I was thinking about work all the time, even when I was at home with my family.”. David Moon was struggling to switch off from his demanding work, and it was affecting his home life.

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Leaders are People, Not Job Titles

Ms. Career Girl

Lead with your whole self. Team leader. Manager. Director. Chief Marketing Officer. Do you introduce yourself with your job title? Beware! If your job title is your identity, you’re leaving your best leadership qualities at the door. Each of us is a complex, multifaceted, interesting person.

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What is workforce planning, and why is it important?

Evil HR Lady

What is workforce planning? Workforce planning is the people side of planning, but some businesses skip it, thinking that people will just appear when needed. Workforce planning aligns core business goals with people strategy.

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9 Great Jobs for Political Science Majors

Jobacle

If you chose to study a subject in college that has an easily identified career path like business or teaching, you were probably asked “What are you going to do with that?” at Thanksgiving for four years. In this aspect, a political science degree is no different than communication or psychology.

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How Recruiters Can Adapt to Major Shifts in Candidate Attitudes

Undercover Recruiter

This past year has greatly altered the dynamics of the U.S. labor market, including job seekers’ expectations of employers, according to a new 2021 Job Seeker Nation Report from Jobvite.

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Finding Career Coaching at An Affordable Cost

Ms. Career Girl

Using career coaching to better and advance your career is often on the career womans’ wish list. Unfortunately, career coaching seldom makes the cut when only so many expenses will fit in the budget.

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4 tips to help one-person HR teams track legal changes

Evil HR Lady

HR departments are always busy. They track hiring trends, follow market-rate salaries, manage benefits, oversee learning content, mediate employee conflicts, fill out paperwork, developing workplace policies and more. So what happens when you’re a one-person HR team ? You do everything yourself.

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5 Ways to Boost Your Marketing Career

Jobacle

A career in marketing can be exciting, challenging and fulfilling, no matter what area you choose to specialize in. With an average salary of over $140,000 a year and predicted growth of 6% for marketing managers, it’s also a career that offers lucrative rewards. .

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? Hot Summer Jobs Tips That Truly Do Work

JobMob

As more adults compete with teens and college students for summer jobs, you need all the help you can get. Photo by Diana Lopez. Asking yourself “what type of job should I do for summer only?” ” First, did you know… There are 4 kinds of summer jobs.

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How Do Applicant Tracking Systems Work? Here's All You Need To Know

Recruit CRM

An Applicant Tracking System (ATS) simplifies the hiring process for any HR department. It's one of the most sought-after recruiting tools that help recruiters and hiring managers filter and sort through hundreds and thousands of CVs to locate that one qualified candidate for an open job role.

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How To Write An Introduction Email To Someone In Your Network

Career Realism

Successful networkers don't just make an effort to meet as many people as they can. They also make an effort to bring people together within their network. When you introduce two connections, your network becomes stronger and more valuable. But, how do you introduce two people effectively?

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5 Strategies A Business Can Use To Gain Competitive Advantage

Jobacle

In today’s extremely dynamic global world economy, it’s not enough to just launch a business. You need to constantly strive to catch the consumer’s attention and market yourself the right way to turn them into paying customers.

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7 Questions You Should Always Ask Yourself Before Signing Up for Resume Writing Services

Corn on the Job

Deciding you’d like to try a resume writing service is just the first step — the next steps are in your hands. The job-seeker has a lot of power here, especially beyond just choosing which service to hire.

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13 Best Recruitment Podcasts Recruiters Need To Listen To [Updated]

Recruit CRM

With recruitment networking events put to hold due to Covid-19, gather inspiration from these amazing podcasts that we've shortlisted. These 13 podcasts have been trending time and again providing recruiters with the latest tips, trends and best recruitment strategies this year.

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4 Ways To Prepare For The Remote Work "Income Disruption"

Career Realism

Over the last year, we've all spent a lot of time wrapping our heads around the transition to remote work and the potential benefits to employees.

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5 Signs of Professional Burnout You Shouldn’t Ignore

Jobacle

You might love your job, and if so, you’ll probably have a pretty good life overall. That is because most people spend a lot of time at work, and if you spend time doing something you enjoy, you’ll probably have a high contentment level on a day-by-day basis.

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a coworker stole my spicy food, got sick, and is blaming me

Ask a Manager

This post, a coworker stole my spicy food, got sick, and is blaming me , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. I’m off for Memorial Day, so here’s an older post from the archives. This was originally published in 2016. Don’t miss the update, which is also linked below!

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Scared Of Retirement? How To Fill The Void After Leaving Your Career Behind

Career Realism

For most people, life can be simplified into two stages: career and retirement. But while we've been told that retirement is the ultimate goal, the most-prized reward, for a professional, many workers have a much different perspective and opinion on the matter.

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How To Get An Interview With Limited Work Experience

Career Realism

Picture this: you come across a job posting and think, "Wow, that's my DREAM job!" You instantly get excited about this opportunity and start crafting your resume and cover letter. However, when you work on your resume, you realize that you have very little relevant work experience to show off.

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3 Entry-Level Job Seeking Mistakes To Avoid

Career Realism

Are you an entry-level job seeker looking to get out there and find your first position? Making your first attempt marks the beginning of quite an adventure as you look to meet your goal of entering the workforce.

5 Ways To Deal With An Incompetent Boss

Career Realism

To make sure we're on the same page about dealing with an "incompetent" boss and not a "bad" boss, let's be clear on what the term means. An incompetent person is someone who is functionally inadequate or insufficient in knowledge, skills, judgment, or strength.

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4 Ways To Win At Networking In 2021

Career Realism

Professional networking will always be an essential part of the job search process. But networking is changing and it's important to keep up with the latest trends in order to build a winning networking strategy.

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my company’s leadership program for women excludes men

Ask a Manager

This post, my company’s leadership program for women excludes men , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: The large company I work for has embraced inclusion, equity, and diversity. That’s a good thing in my books, but one of the campaign’s company-wide programs helps women grow in leadership and explicitly excludes men. I’m a male.

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should I let my staff take retroactive leave for unproductive days?

Ask a Manager

This post, should I let my staff take retroactive leave for unproductive days? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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coworker made a rude comment about a family death, a reference stole my job offer, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, coworker made a rude comment about a family death, a reference stole my job offer, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My coworker made a rude comment about my grandmother’s death.

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hiring a replacement before someone is fired, I accidentally sent a dirty message to my friend’s work email, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, hiring a replacement before someone is fired, I accidentally sent a dirty message to my friend’s work email, 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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when out-of-office messages go wrong

Ask a Manager

This post, when out-of-office messages go wrong , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: The question last week about “thanks in advance” had me wondering about your thoughts on this person’s manager’s out-of-office reply in this video.

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weekend open thread – June 5-6, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, weekend open thread – June 5-6, 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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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.

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unvaccinated employees are complaining about a $100 bonus for getting vaccinated

Ask a Manager

This post, unvaccinated employees are complaining about a $100 bonus for getting vaccinated , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: My wife is in middle management for a relatively large health care system, where she manages over 100 clinical staff.

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