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Executive Job Search Advice from the Experts

Executive Career Brand

I always keep my eyes and ears open to the job search advice given by my colleagues in the careers industry. Job seekers should do the same. Because I’ve been in this industry for more than 25 years, I’ve had the opportunity to work with and learn from many smart people.

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My Boss Favors My Coworker. Can I Do Anything?

Evil HR Lady

A reader question: So I started working as a dog washer in March, with my goal to become a groomer. If you wash 200 dogs, you get moved up to the “academy,” where you will begin your grooming training. Groom 200 dogs, then you move up to commission grooming.

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Technological Tools to Take the Next Step in Your Career

Jobacle

Regardless of the industry you’re in, there may come a time when you feel ready for something new.

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The Best Way to Help Others Succeed is to Show Them That It’s Possible

Ms. Career Girl

There’s something about seeing concrete evidence that makes it easier to motivate others to follow suit. This is especially true when it comes to financial success. Really, the best way to tell others that they can do it is by showing them what we call “proof of concept”.

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What is the Perfect Executive Resume?

Executive Career Brand

Most executives working on their own resume, or working with a resume writing professional, go into the process striving to create the perfect executive resume. Is it even possible? And what exactly IS a perfect resume?

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From Corporate Life to Interior Design

Career Shifters

“I was fed up wasting my creative energy and not making a positive impact on the world.”. Brenda Boyd was done with giving the best of herself to companies that didn't align with her values.

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Innovative Interviews: Revolutionizing Hiring For Your Continued Success

Jobacle

The first step to starting a highly successful business is choosing the right employees to help you build it. Your employees are your most important resource. They’re responsible for selling, representing, and managing your company’s products, services, and image.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“A goal is not always meant to be reached; It often serves simply as something to aim at.” ” – Bruce Lee. If you can’t see the photo above, please [ Click Here ]. Next steps hard to focus on right now? Too much at work seem too fluid to permit you to create a personal plan?

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From Consumer Goods to Non-Profit

Career Shifters

“I realised that if doing my job well didn’t excite me, I needed a new job.”. Cat Goyak was growing 'uncomfortably comfortable' in her corporate role. Longing for a feeling of greater alignment, and ready to no longer play it safe, she quit her job without a backup plan.

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KD's Personal Mission Statement on HR/Recruiting/Talent in a Troubled Time.

The HR Capitalist

If you're like me, 2020 and 2021 has felt rough in a lot of ways. But I'm incredible blessed - I had a job, my company survived and my family is healthy. Check, check and check. But in a world with so much political and social unrest, it's easy for all of us to feel disrupted in some way.

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Daring Greatly: 5 Ways to Make Sure Your Creativity and Ideas Count at Work

Ms. Career Girl

Do you have a notebook stuffed with ideas on how to fix that problem at work, maximize efficiency in your team project, or how to best approach an exciting, upcoming opportunity for your company?

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A Look Behind Basecamp’s Controversial Employment Policies

Evil HR Lady

Basecamp CEO Jason Fried announced some changes at the remote working platform company on Monday. The most significant change seems to be the one over political speech: No more societal and political discussions on our company Basecamp account.

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When Is It Okay to Quit a Job on the First Day?

The Undercover Recruiter

For new employees, the first day of work is always full of surprises. Unless you’re a “boomerang” who has worked for the company in the past, it’s impossible to know what to expect from a new role and employer.

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?? Funniest Job Search Tips on Tiktok That Are Too True

JobMob

Tiktok is a fun place to get quickie job search tips, tidbits and snippets. Photo by Dmitriy Tyukov. You don't have to be on Tiktok to enjoy Tiktok.

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5 Big Questions To Ask Yourself Before Taking A Job

Career Realism

This is it. It's the light at the end of the tunnel. After going through the hiring process, you're offered a position! Congratulations! It's a big accomplishment and you should be proud of yourself. However, just because you got the offer doesn't necessarily mean you should accept it on the spot.

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The REAL HR Show: Changing Covid Landscape at Work with special guest, Marie Lobbezoo!

Evil HR Lady

Today’s REALHR show is super special for two reasons: 1. Evil HR Lady Facebook moderator and HR guru extraordinaire, Marie Lobbezoo will be guest hosting with me because Brenda is traveling. Marie is an HR manager for CSM Services in Hudsonville Michigan and an SPHR. You will all love her.

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5 Amazing Tools That'll Help Recruiters Master The Art Of Productivity

Recruit CRM

We're really not going to discuss the vast number of lists that are available all over the internet on the best recruiting tools. With every headhunter having their own specific sourcing and evaluating method, it's imperative to always stay on top of your game to master this art.

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how much money do you make?

Ask a Manager

This post, how much money do you make? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s hard to get real-world information about what jobs pay. Online salary websites are often inaccurate, and people can get weird when you ask them directly.

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Work-Life Balance In 2021: How Has Remote Work Shaped Our Professional Expectations?

Career Realism

Working from home is no longer a trend. It's the new (and improved) way to work in the 21st century. For remote workers, the transition from office to home was a welcome change.

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What I’ve been hiding

Penelope Trunk

I’ve been hiding so much that the only way I could sort it out was with a list; a list of things I thought were too awful to write. College applications were hell.

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How Can Recruiters Hire Effectively For Clinical Trials?

Recruit CRM

Clinical trial recruitment often requires a lot of patience, time and money and recruiters who are struggling to hire at the last moment can very well bid this goodbye because it'll surely turn out to be a nightmare.

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was my “probably not, but maybe” response to a recruiter appropriate?

Ask a Manager

This post, was my “probably not, but maybe” response to a recruiter appropriate? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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True Or False: Do I Need These Things On My Resume?

Career Realism

There are a lot of things job seekers add on their resumes that they don't actually need. In some cases, these things actually hurt a job seeker's chances of landing an interview. If you're asking yourself, "Do I need these things on my resume?"

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Recruit CRM's Recruitment Entrepreneurs Series Ft. Dandan Zhu

Recruit CRM

Founder and CEO of DG Recruit , Dandan Zhu , is a headhunter and an entrepreneur who maximises a recruiter's career in agency recruitment. In simple words, her company is a Rec2Rec recruitment firm that helps recruiters find their next great job!

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5 Big Tech Companies Hiring For Remote Jobs

Career Realism

Remote work opportunities are here to stay, especially in the tech industry. In fact, finding a great remote job at a Fortune 500 company has never been easier. Nowadays, you can grow your tech career and achieve work-life balance. So, are you looking for a remote job in the tech industry?

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3 Benefits Of Working As A Pharmacy Technician At CVS Health

Career Realism

A pharmacy technician isn't just a person with a white coat who stands behind the counter and fills medical prescriptions.

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4 TRUTHS Parents Need To Know About Their New Grad's Job Search

Career Realism

College graduation season is the ultimate roller coaster of emotions for new grads and their parents.

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Zoom Continues To Add To Its Workforce After A Historic Year

Career Realism

To say that 2020 was a big year for Zoom would be an understatement. The company sees more opportunities and challenges ahead and is adding to its team.

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my coworker quit but our CEO is pretending he’s still here, having to pay to work at an event, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my coworker quit but our CEO is pretending he’s still here, having to pay to work at an event, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My coworker quit but our CEO is pretending he’s still here.

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my new coworker can’t handle our new-agey woo environment

Ask a Manager

This post, my new coworker can’t handle our new-agey woo environment , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: We have a new project manager, “Dawn,” and she’s a lot.

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my new hire is too attractive for me to manage her

Ask a Manager

This post, my new hire is too attractive for me to manage her , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I feel like a bad manager for even asking this question, but I find one of the new hires assigned to me to be amazingly attractive. I would never act on it, or do or say anything unprofessional, but I find it unbelievably distracting.

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interview with an employee at an employee assistance program (EAP)

Ask a Manager

This post, interview with an employee at an employee assistance program (EAP) , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. We sometimes talk here about EAP (Employee Assistance Programs) but have never explored how they work. A reader, Em, who works for one, left an incredibly interesting comment about her work on a post last week, and generously agreed to talk with me more about what she does. Here’s our conversation.

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how to fire a jerk, is it OK to drink with the team I manage, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, how to fire a jerk, is it OK to drink with the team I manage, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. How to fire a jerk.

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my employees won the lottery and quit, but now they want their jobs back

Ask a Manager

This post, my employees won the lottery and quit, but now they want their jobs back , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I’m a divisional manager. I manage several smaller teams and report to the manager of our entire department.

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update: HR treats my autistic employee like he’s an incompetent child

Ask a Manager

This post, update: HR treats my autistic employee like he’s an incompetent child , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Remember the letter-writer whose HR rep, Danielle, was treating her autistic employee, David, like an incompetent child ? Here’s the update.

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employee isn’t flushing, colleague puts “read me” in every subject line, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, employee isn’t flushing, colleague puts “read me” in every subject line, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Employee isn’t flushing the toilet.

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my boss’s wife just called me to yell at me

Ask a Manager

This post, my boss’s wife just called me to yell at me , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I am at a total loss. I have been a paralegal to a highly successful attorney for almost 25 years.

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