2015

5 Etiquette Tips for Your Holiday Office Party

Evil HR Lady

The company holiday party is, undoubtedly, coming up. That can mean anything from a potluck in the office to a fancy ball with dinner and dancing, but regardless, you need to behave properly. When one needs to behave properly at a function, to whom does one turn?

2015 216

Balancing Family & Work During the Holidays: A Real Woman’s Guide with 4 Tips

Ms. Career Girl

The post Balancing Family & Work During the Holidays: A Real Woman’s Guide with 4 Tips appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Tricia Sciortino, President of eaHELP shares her tips on juggling work and family during the holidays. Tricia Sciortino, President of eaHELP.

2015 208

Brand Building through Community Leadership

Careers Done Write

Leadership experience in volunteer, civic, and professional association settings is one way you can build and promote your personal brand. If you are not ready to take a top leadership role for your favorite organization, you can start with a volunteer project or serve as the co-chair of a committee.

Does the Post Interview Follow Up Really Matter?

Professional Resume Services

Writing an effective resume is just the beginning of getting the job. You’ve already spent your time writing an effective resume and have gone through the interview process with a potential employer.

C-suite Executives and Social Media: Are You Resistant or Engaged?

Executive Career Brand

More Trending

9 Ways to Manage Multiple Career Interests

Position Ignition

We’ve all come across somebody who’s running something interesting alongside their main job. It goes without saying that it needs to be completely legal and above board but it can be huge fun and energising for the person who’s doing it.

2015 189

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Laughter: (n.) When a smile has an orgasm.”. Unknown. I recently heard a sermon about the many benefits that laughter has on health, social relations, spirituality and even business. Did you know that laughter lowers blood pressure and produces chemicals that protect your heart?

2015 179

Burnout is More Than an Individual Problem

WorkEngagement

An article in Fast Company, considered, “ How to Protect Your Employees from Burnout.”. The article identifies six issues that are instrumental in the development of burnout. With Christina Maslach in 1997 we framed out book, T he Truth about Burnout , around these six areas: • Workload. Control.

2015 174

Why You Should Ignore Warren Buffet

Evil HR Lady

This post brought to you by National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Evil HR Lady. Warren Buffet just said that you shouldn’t take resume building jobs , but instead should jump into things you love.

2015 204

10 Questions For Fitness Guru, Coach Kimmy (Spoiler alert! She eats Brie daily.)

Ms. Career Girl

The post 10 Questions For Fitness Guru, Coach Kimmy (Spoiler alert! She eats Brie daily.) appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Last Wednesday I was given the opportunity to interview the twin Cuce Shoes Sisters about the secret to their success in partnering with the NFL.

2015 207

Networking at the Interview

Careers Done Write

Always think of the bigger picture when you are in job search mode. Rather than focus on one particular job posting at a time, keep your eyes open, so you don’t miss other opportunities.

How Can a Resume Writer Help You Land the Job?

Professional Resume Services

An executive resume service can boost your chances of getting hired. A new job search can be a major commitment, both in time and money; after all, you start dry cleaning your best interview clothes, driving to interviews and taking time from your current job to meet with prospective employers.

2015 202

How Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Impacts Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

You’re probably aware that, when you’re job-hunting, you need to have a diverse, personal brand-reinforcing online presence , to attract recruiters and employers, when they’re searching for and assessing good-fit candidates.

How to Keep Your Eye on Your Career Destination Prize

Career Trend

There are times in your career that job search may seem like boot camp, where you follow your sergeant’s orders unquestioningly. You just do what they tell you and trust they will guide you to the right destination.

2015 192

Job Seekers and Conversations About Diversity Issues in the Workplace

Competitive Resumes

Janine Truitt (@ czarinaorhr ) and Steve Levy (also my guest from episode 36 ) wrote an article calling for company HR departments to initiate and entertain race relations discussions internally.

How to write a focused personal statement for your resume

Cube Rules

Are you in the situation where you need to write a resume and simply don’t know where to start? On top of this faced with the challenge of writing your own personal statement? We have the expert advice to guide you through this often-fraught process. To get you to the top of the pile, we […].

2015 191

Animation: How to Manage People and be a Better Leader

Position Ignition

What skills do employers look for in leaders? Identify the character traits you need to stand out and discover how to use them in the workplace with these tips taken from Singapore's Qualification for Leadership and People Management: Videos

2015 175

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“One who runs alone cannot be outrun by another.”. Ethiopian Proverb. Lelisa Desisa, an Ethiopian, won the 2015 Boston Marathon. Yenane Dhane Tsegay, another Ethiopian runner, came in second in the Marathon.

2015 179

Attachment Styles & Incivility at Work

WorkEngagement

I recently published the article, “ Attachment styles at work: Measurement, collegial relationships, and burnout ,” with Arla Day and Lisa Price to present a new measure of adult attachment styles with specific reference to social relationships at work.

2015 165

Why I’m Glad I Worked Fast Food

Evil HR Lady

This post brought to you by National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Evil HR Lady. What do Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and I have in common? We both got our start in fast food–he started at McDonalds and I worked at Burger King.

2015 204

A Stop at Staytion: An Interview with Chef Daniel Perez

Ms. Career Girl

The post A Stop at Staytion: An Interview with Chef Daniel Perez appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 207

A+ Internship Interviews

Careers Done Write

It is time to apply for a summer internships. The most dreaded part of the process for most candidates is the interview. Interviewing causes anxiety for almost everyone. However, with some practice, interviewing becomes easier.

Will Your Creative Resume Hurt or Help?

Professional Resume Services

Writing an effective resume requires t he proper format. Resumes that get you hired need to stand apart from the thousands of other resumes companies may receive for a given job listing. For this reason, many people think it’s best to get creative when writing an effective resume.

2015 197

How Important Are Thank You Notes in Executive Job Search?

Executive Career Brand

Job seekers these days seem to pay less attention to good manners and etiquette through the job search process . Which makes these positive qualities an even more powerful asset to those who always display them.

2015 186

When I started focusing on the right things

Career Trend

My husband recently summed up a work-life conversation, saying, “It’s a funny thing, but when you start focusing on the right things, everything else starts falling into place.” ” I cling to this, as I pursue a new phase in my journey.

2015 186

Mistakes Job Seekers Make in Planning His or Her Career Trajectory

Competitive Resumes

How far you will go in your career shouldn’t be determined by job titles. What are you learning that you can apply years from now? That’s a big part of managing your career trajectory. Job seekers are still thinking about the next job instead of their career path over time.

2015 184

The changing resume (Infographic)

Cube Rules

The resume is constantly evolving. Here are some of the ways that resumes are changing from Davitt Corporate Partners: Job Search Resume video resume

2015 179

The Long Hard Road to Reality

Position Ignition

If you were to ask yourself ‘right now in this moment in time are things ok?’ ’ a large percentage of you would probably say ‘Well Yes now is all right,’ yet according to the Mental Health Foundation anxiety is one of the most prevalent mental health problems in the UK.

2015 172

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Who does not appreciate the little does not deserve the big.”. Hungarian Proverb. A knowing smile. A simple Thank You. A small courtesy. A gentle kindness. An honest laugh. An authentic handshake.

2015 176

Best Practices When Applying for a Job Via Email

WorkAlpha

Email makes job hunting very easy, which is both positive and negative.

2015 155

Star Wars Open Enrollment Period

Evil HR Lady

2015 197

PRO(TECH)T Yourself: A New Wearable Tech to Combat Sexual Assault

Ms. Career Girl

The post PRO(TECH)T Yourself: A New Wearable Tech to Combat Sexual Assault appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Sexual assault. It’s not a nice term. And I wish it wasn’t something we had to talk about.

2015 207

Using Your Full Name

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: I rarely use my entire name, but I would like to on my resume so that I am easily identifiable when someone searches for my transcript or GMAT scores. My name is Michael Alban Adams Jr. My son’s (only six months old, but it may matter someday) name is Michael Alban Adams, III.

2015 174

How to Reflect a Career Change on Your Resume

Professional Resume Services

Your executive resume should reflect why you’re making a career change. Switching your career path can be a challenging time.

2015 197