Sat.Apr 11, 2020 - Fri.Apr 17, 2020

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 209

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. If you’re passionate about #MeToo and #TimesUp, get ready to have your blood boil a bit when you read Female Firebrands by Mikaela Kiner. Too often, women forget that what’s happened to them has happened to countless other women.

2020 135

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

The 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. You know the deep thoughts I'm talking about - the regrets, the analysis of your current situation and the "looking inward" planning for how you're going to approach all of this s**t different once the world opens back up. I hope we all approach life differently.

2020 102

How to Re-open Your Business

Evil HR Lady

Working from home has saved the jobs of millions during this world-wide shut down, with 98 percent of companies implementing work at home, according to a survey by Challenger, Grey, and Christmas. But, that figure is misleading. Just because 98 percent of companies have people working from home now, doesn’t mean that 98 percent of people are working from home.

2020 146

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 209

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. I built a million-dollar business while working part-time from beautiful locations all around the world, and money isn’t an issue because I’ve turned my passion into a profitable online business. One week it might be Bali, and the next it’s dinner in Paris — all because I made a choice to create a life on my own terms. Let’s be real. Online businesses are about so much more than money.

2020 133

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. I have been following Al’s Working Wisdom blog for about 4 years but have never spoken to him live nor paid for his counsel until a couple weeks back.

2020 100

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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! The post Workers Must Get Paid for Scheduled Time appeared first on Evil HR Lady. Comstock

2020 137

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. Many businesses, unless categorized as essential, are forced to shut down with staffs being laid-off. Stock markets around the world took great plunges in the billions with every passing day. Flights around the world are pretty much at a standstill.

2020 124

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. I often tell people that plants are the best way for me to “find myself as I lose myself.” When you are limited to life indoors, they have a way of “taking you away.” Can’t go out and buy one?

2020 100

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

The 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? There are different answers with many variables…. The gang continues to talk about how PTO will be molded by the COVID-19 crisis with Kris wondering if unlimited PTO might attract the “average” performers.

2020 89

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. But, some attorneys took it a bit too far and had the Weston, Florida (because, of course, it was Florida) Bar Association had to add this pop-up message to their website: One comment that needs sharing and that is the judges would appreciate it if the lawyers and their clients keep in mind these Zoom hearings are just that: hearings. They are not casual phone conversations.

2020 127

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?” ” and looking to make a worldwide difference by focusing on their office practices and making the choice to go greener. Brands can help the planet and their team members by going green.

2020 113

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 100

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 68

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. Have a listen to the episode below, keep reading […]. Why Purpose-Driven Employers Succeed Undercover Recruiter -.

2020 64

?? 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? Are you able to compare your situation with that of other people to understand when you're better off? It's ok to do, you can still feel bad for them without feeling guilty.).

2020 52

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. Screen-time news right before bed is one of few vices that takes very little space and does not involve the bathroom. You’re wondering about the five people, right? I didn’t know our apartment is actually approved for only two people.

2020 62

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 68

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! Some people need a change but are too afraid to make one, and losing their job is the push they need to make a career change.

2020 59

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. That is why we are going to review the best brown leather suitcases and recommend which one is best for you.

2020 40

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 to Keep Sane Working from Home for An Extended Period – 7 Tips

Catherines Career Corner

Explore how to keep sane working from home for an extended period. These are 7 tips to follow for wellness and high productivity. By Catherine Adenle Explore how to keep sane working from home for an extended period. These are 7 tips to follow in order to maintain wellness and high productivity from the [.]. Author information. Catherine Adenle. Founder at Catherine's Career Corner. Founder, Catherine's Career Corner.

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? Your first job search after college is hard enough without dealing with hiring freezes and a high unemployment rate. You need to prove your value to an employer with limited to no experience under your belt.

2020 50

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. We’re going to look at the best black messenger bags available today and provide recommendations on which ones we believe you should purchase. Messenger bags are the single best item for carrying all your electronics and documents throughout the day.

2020 40

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. One thing that makes me happy is not doing some happiness exercise prescribed by a self-proclaimed guru of gratitude.

2020 40

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. I’ve been working from home for the past three weeks, and probably will continue to do so until the end of April. I get up at the same time every day, wear my professional clothes, take my allotted lunch break and work my allotted hours. Here’s the thing: I hate it.

2020 36

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. These are never easy conversations to have, but it's possible to show both commitment and compassion to impacted employees. you ask. By providing them with outplacement services.

2020 47

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. That is why we have recently reviewed some desk accessories and enhancements that we believe our audience will find valuable. With that said, many readers have reached out to us asking us to rate the best purple office accessories.

2020 40

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. These are accessories that you can purchase and place on your computer desk, whether it is at your home or in your work office. Similarly, you can also check-out our latest office accessories reviews, including the best engineering desk accessories , the best Disney desk accessories , and the best Lucite desk accessories.

2020 40

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. Rather than building out a home or work office without sufficient space for your keyboard, the computer desks we review below have keyboard trays built into the desk. Let’s face it, most home or work offices are limited in total space.

2020 40

Make Money Online During Coronavirus

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Make Money Online During Coronavirus. During these difficult times, with unemployment skyrocketing and the economy beginning to enter into a recession, it may be difficult to find online sources to help with paying the bills. That is why we are writing a how-to make money online during Coronavirus. With the pandemic affecting nearly every American, through all walks of life, no more than ever is the time to come together to help one-another.

2020 40

Amazon Office Supplies Best Sellers

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Amazon Office Supplies Best Sellers. Amazon is a great source for stocking up on office supplies. We’re going to look at some of the Amazon office supplies best sellers and what items you should purchase for your home or work office. This is an eclectic collection, based on data from Amazon on what items were best sellers and had some of the highest reviews on the site. Office supplies are always a contentious subject.

2020 40

Top 3 Podcast Episodes To Listen To This Week

Career Realism

Need some podcast recommendations? Check out our episode picks of the week! Here at Work It Daily, we understand the power of podcasts. We're all about forming good habits, and doing something every day to grow your career. Listening to podcasts is a fun way to gain perspective, explore ideas, and learn something new. And, believe it or not, podcasts can also help you achieve career growth and success. Want to build better habits and start "working it daily"?

2020 44

A Berrylicious Smoothie To Help You Refuel For The Workday

Career Realism

For those of you who love to exercise before starting your workday, this smoothie recipe is for you. It's intended to refuel you after a hard workout, and keep you satisfied until lunch. A smoothie should contain all the things you'd want in a healthy, well-balanced meal: protein, fiber, and fat (in a good ratio). So, let's get to making a berrylicious smoothie you can sip on post-workout!

2020 44

how can we make sure flexibility for parents isn’t unfair to everyone else?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: I recently read your great advice to an employer who was asking what they could expect of an employee with a young toddler who was having to work from home during the pandemic. I have a related question that I haven’t seen getting much attention that I hope you’ll be able to answer: how should employers handle accommodating both parents and non-parents in workplaces that have shifted to working from home during the pandemic?

2020 34

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. I was trying to get a doctor’s recommendation for PTO. I was going the legit route — no deception or misleading information.

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