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Everything You Need To Know Before You Launch Your Cybersecurity Career

Career Alley

here is a severe shortage of qualified cybersecurity professionals. If you are properly trained, finding a job working in cybersecurity is probably a lot easier to do than in many other fields. Find your Dream Job Careers in Technology cybersecurity

2020 261

Status Quo? These 13 Women Said “NO!”

Ms. Career Girl

I don’t remember ever having a gut-level emotional response from reading a book introduction. Not just an “okay, this sounds interesting.” ” I’m talking a squint-eyed, pursed lips, angry response.

2020 174

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New Feedback

Sklover Working Wisdom

Lately we have received a lot of wonderful feedback. We hope you don’t mind our sharing one recent and heart-warming example with you. Note: Next month, Vanessa will be my “right hand” for 21 years. We continue discussing who is “The Boss.”): The Boss (Vanessa), BACKGROUND: Hi Vanessa and Al.

2020 130

From Architect to Teacher

Career Shifters

“I couldn't carry on doing something that brought me nothing but a feeling of emptiness.”. s work felt meaningless and isolating – she knew she needed a change. What started as a practical solution to an immediate problem soon evolved into a light-bulb moment, a passion, and a future career path.

2020 173

Why Managed IT Can Make A Great Career Option For IT Professionals

Career Alley

Managed IT is a great career option to explore, whether it is about money, learning, stability or work satisfaction. This is an opportunity that no IT professional should miss out on! Discover Career Opportunities Careers in Technology

2020 261

How to Survive, Thrive & Turn Passion into Profit & Security While Working & Traveling the World

Ms. Career Girl

When it comes to finding balance between working hard and playing hard, I consider myself somewhat of an expert.

2020 158

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“In some Native languages the term for plants translates to ‘those who take care of us.’”. ’”. – Robin Wall Kimmerer. Want peace? Consider plants. It is without question that they are a great source of serenity to so many. As you nurture them, so do they nurture you.

2020 130

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These are The Only Ways You Should Be Looking For a Job in 2020

Career Advice Guy

Looking for a new job in 2020 is very different proposition than it was in the past. 20 years ago, if. Read More. The post These are The Only Ways You Should Be Looking For a Job in 2020 appeared first on The Career Advice Guy. Job Search

2020 88

Changing and Expanding Amidst the Impossible and Unfavorable

Ms. Career Girl

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing different types business challenges and degrees of stress to people around the world. Many countries have closed their borders. Countless major cities such as London and New York have gone into lockdown.

2020 160

Happy Easter

Sklover Working Wisdom

To All our Friends Who Celebrate Easter: The Essential Message Of Easter is Hope. Is there any better Message to Celebrate? Happy Easter! 2020 Alan L. Sklover. All Rights Reserved. The post Happy Easter appeared first on Sklover Working Wisdom. Uncategorized Recent Posts

2020 130

Workers Must Get Paid for Scheduled Time

Evil HR Lady

If employees are scheduled to begin working at 6 a.m., but no one from management shows up until 7 a.m. to unlock the doors, can the workers be penalized and docked an hour of pay? To read my answer, click here: Workers Must Get Paid for Scheduled Time. Leave your own in the comments!

2020 162

Job Search Strategy: How To Email Your CV To 150 Hiring Managers in 30 Minutes

Career Advice Guy

This is firmly my favorite job search strategy. It’s the one strategy that time and time again has proved that it. Read More. The post Job Search Strategy: How To Email Your CV To 150 Hiring Managers in 30 Minutes appeared first on The Career Advice Guy. Strategies

2020 88

How Your Company Can Go Greener

Ms. Career Girl

Every company wants to make a difference, and these efforts usually focus on their consumer base. It results in better products and faster response times so customers know they’re taken care of. Now, people are asking, “how can businesses be more sustainable?”

2020 146

Why Purpose-Driven Employers Succeed

The Undercover Recruiter

Serving society and turning a profit aren’t mutually exclusive. As this professor of finance uncovered, focusing on purpose helps companies succeed. Alex Edmans is Professor of Finance at London Business School and the author of Grow the Pie: How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit.

2020 78

A Judge’s Request Highlights Why You Need a Telecommuting Dress Code

Evil HR Lady

We’re all a bit more relaxed when we work from home. Understood.

2020 153

Raymond K. Hessel (Fight Club) and Thinking About Wasted Time During COVID-19.

HR Capitalist

By now, most of you are approaching the 30-day mark of the great American COVID lockdown. That means the fear has started to subside, and at some point, you started thinking deeper thoughts.

2020 74

?? How 2020 Could Get Worse For Your Job Situation If You’re Not Careful

JobMob

Between the coronavirus economic impact and the fear of catching COVID-19, it's easy to be anxious all the time, but things could be worse. Photo by Robert Murray. Can you relativize? Can you see the bright side of things when dark clouds arrive?

2020 73

working from home is driving me nuts – can I take a break?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’m a full-time copywriter, and I am fortunate enough to be able to work from home during these times. My company has been clear and generous with us about our work and our job security.

2020 95

I was calm until I read about colleges staying closed until September 2022

Penelope Trunk

Each night before I go to sleep, I lay in bed torturing myself with the day’s news. I know we are not supposed to do that, but there are very few vices I can fully engage in when we have five people living in a 1000-square-foot apartment.

2020 77

The HR Famous Podcast: e10 - Unlimited PTO vs Accruals - Which is Better?

HR Capitalist

In Episode 10 of The HR Famous Podcast , long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee, Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn get together to discuss how COVID-19 has changed their daily life, the Cuomo brothers and work-life balance. Tim wants to talk about PTO: accrual vs. unlimited. What’s better?

2020 65

How To Successfully Change Careers After A Layoff

Career Realism

For many workers being laid off or furloughed is a scary thought, and unfortunately this scary thought is becoming a reality for many as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. However, for some losing their job is the push they need to change careers. It's not as crazy as it sounds!

2020 75

my fiancee forged my doctor’s note, food perks when working from home, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I was fired because my fiancee forged me a doctor’s note. With the coronavirus going around, my fiancee and I are high-risk. I have hypertension and heart health issues, and she has cancer and immunity issues.

2020 87

Best Brown Leather Suitcases

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Brown Leather Suitcases. As you begin to advance in your career, you may be tasked with additional work travel requests. Whether you’re travelling domestically or internationally, you will want to ensure that you have ample space in your suitcase to carry all your belongings.

2020 52

Doing Right By Your Customers in a Crisis

Water Cooler Wisdom

Around the world, large companies are making unprecedented moves on behalf of their customers.    Dunkin'  is awarding its  loyalty program members  bonus points for using their drive thrus; luxury product manufacturer  LVMH  switched from making perfume to producing hand sanitizer. But the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent quarantining procedures present a  dilemma for business owners.

2020 40

How Recent College Grads Can Find A Job Despite Mass Layoffs

Career Realism

When times are tough, mass layoffs happen in almost every industry. But, what do you do if you're a recent college graduate looking for your first job? How can you find a job when those around you are getting laid off?

2020 60

our employer wants to cut our pay — retroactively

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I work for a national nonprofit based in the U.S. with offices across the country. On Friday, our CEO sent out the dreaded “due to COVID-19, layoffs are coming” email.

2020 87

Best Black Messenger Bags

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Black Messenger Bags. Messenger bags have become more popular in recent years. As compared to their backpack counterparts, messenger or courier bags, are typically worn over one shoulder with a strap that can go across the chest.

2020 52

Confessions of an Ingrate

David Zinger

Do you want to be happy? According to self-proclaimed positive psychologists: Fill your life with gratitude. I am finding this current focus on gratitude to be, well, rather grating. We are told if we want to be happy that we should reflect upon 3 things we are grateful for before we go to sleep.

2020 52

3 Benefits Of Outplacement Services

Career Realism

The coronavirus pandemic has flipped businesses completely upside down in a matter of weeks, and many businesses have had to furlough or layoff employees just to survive. While sometimes unavoidable, the decision to layoff employees can be one of the toughest decisions a company has to make.

2020 57

when you’re a musician who needs to stay at home and neighbors don’t want you playing your instrument

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’m in a graduate program for music in New York City. Fortunately, my classmates and I have been able to work from home during this crisis. Unfortunately, this means we have to make all our music in our tiny apartments.

2020 86

Best Purple Office Accessories

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Purple Office Accessories. We’ve previously discussed the importance of decorating your desk in a way that enhances your productivity and establishes your home or work office as a space uniquely your own.

2020 52

two of my employees don’t get along — is it just a personality conflict?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I could use some advice about some staff, two of whom report to me and one who doesn’t. Bob reports to me. He assigns cases to both Sue and Sally. Sue reports to me and Sally doesn’t. Sue and Sally don’t like Bob.

2020 80

company wants us to suggest which coworkers to lay off, new boss won’t speak to me, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s seven answers to seven questions. Here we go…. Company wants coworkers to suggest who should be laid off. My mother’s workplace is panicking over the pandemic, and they have apparently asked the entire staff to suggest coworkers who should be laid off. That’s not normal, right?

2020 79

anxious employee wants daily reassurance, faking an application unemployment, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My anxious employee wants daily reassurance. I manage a small team, including one employee who joined it two weeks before we had to start working from home because of COVID-19.

2020 80

I accidentally flashed my team during a video call

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: After a video team meeting today, I hung up the call and proceeded to get undressed for a shower. After a few seconds, when I was significantly but not completely undressed, I noticed that the app had frozen and was still open. The rest of my team had been staying on for a different meeting, so I prayed it had disconnected on their end and closed it.

2020 76

Cutest Computer Desk Accessories

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Cutest Computer Desk Accessories. Keeping up with our latest reviews on some of the best office accessories, we’d like to review some of the cutest computer desk accessories.

2020 52

Best Computer Desks with Keyboard Trays

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Computer Desks with Keyboard Trays. When it comes to building out your home or work office, you will probably want to go with the best computer desks with keyboard trays.

2020 52