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Finding It Difficult To Handle A Remote Team? Here’s Where It Could Be Going Wrong

Jobacle

A lot of managers found themselves in unfamiliar territory when the pandemic hit. They had never handled a remote team and were now forced to do it without any option. This meant learning a lot of new things and unlearning traditional management styles.

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HR People Cannot Afford to Say Stupid Things on Social Media

Evil HR Lady

Social media is fun. I’m a heavy user. But, as an HR person, I have to remember that what I say on Facebook or Twitter can affect me professionally. While I will tell HR people to ignore employees’ social media posts, I will tell them to monitor their own posts.

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Tips for Reopening Your Office After COVID-19

Ms. Career Girl

Back in 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic forced many businesses across all industries to close their doors to stop the deadly virus’s spread.

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GHOSTING BY CANDIDATES: It Sucks, So Let's Make it Happen Early

The HR Capitalist

Post-Covid. Summer of 2021. The tour you wish you didn't have a ticket for. You thought the market would be employer driven coming off of 14% unemployment. You (we) were wrong. Here we are. The recruiters, the HR pros, the talent leaders.

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From Marketing to Mental Health

Career Shifters

“My passion was slowly waning. It was difficult to motivate myself.”. Monica Myrie's enthusiasm for her work plummeted amid a repeating cycle of lack of recognition and reward. Determined not to get stuck in work she no longer had any interest for, she decided to retrain.

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5 Top Custom Software Programming Languages

Jobacle

. There are many top custom software programming languages. Custom software development is a rapidly growing industry. New programming methodologies, languages and frameworks are constantly being introduced.

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The Case for Coming Back to Work: How Leaders Can Convince Reluctant Employees to Return to Work

Ms. Career Girl

For a while it looked like remote work was here to stay. But with COVID cases falling and the vaccine available, some employers have realized having people in the office is better for business. Some employees are happy to come back, but others are not as willing. What’s an employer to do?

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Guillain Barre May Be a Tragic, Though Rare, Side Effect. Employers Should Promote Covid Vaccines Anyway

Evil HR Lady

Guillain Barre syndrome is a rare but serious neurological disease that requires hospitalization in almost all victims and has no known cure. With such a description, employers and people, in general, might be a little cautious about proceeding with the Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine. The U.S.

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How to Make the Right Executive Hire

Undercover Recruiter

Last year, many executives opted for early retirement when COVID-19 hit. Others were let go by their companies due to perceived redundancy in roles or the need for financial cutbacks.

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Twitter Users Share The Most Inspirational Women Shaping Business

Ms. Career Girl

Today, we are seeing more women-owned businesses and more female investors than ever before, with 114% more women entrepreneurs than there were 20 years ago. Women-owned businesses in the US are generating $1.8

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4 Things To Do To Help You Stand Out in Your Career

Corn on the Job

Image credit. Having an exciting and successful career is one of the best things you can have in life. It gives you purpose, joy, and pride. Most people choose careers depending on their desire, passion, talent, or benefits. .

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7 Ways To Actively Manage Your Career

Career Realism

You go to work, you do your work, and you come home wondering where this is all going. You wonder what your next step is. What can you be doing to elevate your career? So, you ask your manager. And your manager stares at you blankly and points to your projects.

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10 Killer Recruitment Tips For New Recruitment Agencies

Recruit CRM

After spending so much time with agency recruiters worldwide, we have realised that the simplest of recruitment tips make the biggest impact. Any successful recruitment strategy will only be fruitful if you honestly believe in it and work towards demystifying it.

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did the pandemic really show we can be just as effective working from home?

Ask a Manager

This post, did the pandemic really show we can be just as effective working from home? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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3 Corporate Gift Ideas to Wow Your Clients

Corn on the Job

It’s prudent to distribute gifts when you host a corporate business event. The UK corporate gifting market holds a unique value worth $125 billion. You can choose between edibles and longer-lasting items that will keep you in clients’ minds.

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What Are Brand Values?

Career Realism

Since brand values are such a key part of developing your overall brand strategy, let's dive into defining what brand value is and provide some examples from top companies that will inspire you to kick off your branding process. What Are Brand Values?

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15+ Inspiring Recruiting Quotes That'll Motivate You To Hire The Right Way

Recruit CRM

Believe it or not, recruiters too need some major inspiration every now and then and our folks at Recruit CRM makes it clear that you turn nowhere else but here. Our team has handpicked some of the best recruiting quotes from HR managers and staffing industry experts from all over the world.

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do employers set up secret “gotcha” tests for job candidates?

Ask a Manager

This post, do employers set up secret “gotcha” tests for job candidates? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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Contingency Recruiting 101: Everything Recruiters Need To Know

Recruit CRM

The word ' Contingency ' means an event that may but is not certain to occur. The meaning itself makes it a bit clear of what contingency recruitment could hold for you.

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5 Professional Development Tips For College Students

Career Realism

As a college student, your number one priority is to learn. What you need to realize early on in your college career is that your learning is not, and should not, only be located in the classroom. Learn from every experience! Better yet, learn from the successes and failures of others.

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4 Remote Jobs That Require Little To No Work Experience

Career Realism

Many professionals are realizing that a remote job is best for their career and work-life balance. But, what if you don't have much experience working from home, or just changed careers and have no work experience in your new field?

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Tips That Will Ensure You FAIL Any Interview!

Career Realism

In my previous installment , I presented some surefire ways to ensure your resume never lands you an interview. But say that you followed each "recommendation" and still ended up being called by a recruiter or headhunter. Fear not. There are plenty of ways this whole thing can still go sideways.

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3 Easy Ways To Be Happier At Work

Career Realism

It's no secret that many people wish they could be happier at work. So, what's the solution, if any?

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my coworker sends us incessant updates about her kid

Ask a Manager

This post, my coworker sends us incessant updates about her kid , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: My office is working from home and so long as you get your work done, it’s looking to be a permanent change.

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my boss will not physically acknowledge me in social settings

Ask a Manager

This post, my boss will not physically acknowledge me in social settings , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I’ve noticed something odd about how my boss talks to me. He doesn’t physically acknowledge me in social settings — if I’m standing in a group with him and others, he doesn’t look at me at all, but he does look at everyone else.

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update: my manager is annoyed that I keep getting Saturdays off

Ask a Manager

This post, update: my manager is annoyed that I keep getting Saturdays off , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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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!

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unfireable employee is having affair with the boss, dealing with a pushy donor, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, unfireable employee is having affair with the boss, dealing with a pushy donor, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Low-performing employee might be having an affair with the company owner.

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my coworker tells others I’m going to be overwhelmed

Ask a Manager

This post, my coworker tells others I’m going to be overwhelmed , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: First, some background: I (f) am an engineer in shared services in new product development.

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employee is trying to force me to accept a loan I don’t want, a raise for covering for remote coworkers, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, employee is trying to force me to accept a loan I don’t want, a raise for covering for remote coworkers, 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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my freelancers don’t turn in work on time

Ask a Manager

This post, my freelancers don’t turn in work on time , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I manage 15-20 part-time, remote freelancers.

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false affair rumors, a boss who talks of self-harm, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, false affair rumors, a boss who talks of self-harm, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. How to handle false affair rumors.

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thermostat wars with a classist twist, boss won’t return clients’ calls, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, thermostat wars with a classist twist, boss won’t return clients’ calls, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Thermostat wars with a classist twist.

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my trust fund coworker bullies staff for being “poor”

Ask a Manager

This post, my trust fund coworker bullies staff for being “poor” , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: We just got a new team member a few months ago, “Lucy.” ” Lucy makes no secret about it that she’s a trust-fund kid: private schools, Ivy League, owns a fancy horse, the works. She’s like a stereotype from a bad sitcom. She’s in a role parallel with mine and we have to work together pretty frequently.

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weekend open thread – July 17-18, 2021

Ask a Manager

This post, weekend open thread – July 17-18, 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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my coworker’s bad customer service is irritating me … and she’s friends with my mom

Ask a Manager

This post, my coworker’s bad customer service is irritating me … and she’s friends with my mom , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. A reader writes: I work in a very small public library.

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how exactly do you quit a job?

Ask a Manager

This post, how exactly do you quit a job? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. Quitting your job can be surprisingly anxiety-producing, even for people who are thrilled to be leaving. And if you haven’t quit many jobs before, you might not even be sure exactly how to do it. Do you have to do it in-person? By formal letter? Do you need to say why you’re quitting or can you just … be done?

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