You Want Job Security? Find An Employer Who Allows You To Moonlight.

HR Capitalist

"The true definition of job security in the new world order sits at the intersection of employer trust and ambition.". -Me. First, hoops buddy Steve Boes e recently wrote about the willingness of companies to allow moonlighting. Those employers don''t get their feelings hurt.

Should I include a second job on my resume if its unrelated to my career?

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb, I have moonlighted for five years at a local restaurant. What if they see that employment when they research me? It has never affected my day job. Without the extra income, I could not get by.

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Brand Management: Work on the Side

Careers Done Write

Of equal importance is how your employer will view your “work on the side?” Moonlighting and going against the agreement can jeopardize your employment and your reputation. To ensure the second job does not offend the employer’s customers.

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my company won’t let me DJ on the weekends — and refuses to say why

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A reader writes: My employer enforces a moonlighting policy whereby employees are required to obtain permission from an HR manager before they can work a second job. The policy does not specify what is permissible and what is not, only that the employer may deny concurrent employment if they deem it to be incompatible with the employee’s duties. Being aware of my employer’s moonlighting policy, I immediately asked an HR manager permission to work my weekend gig.

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How To Dominate The Job Market After Graduation

Career Realism

Moonlight. You don’t want to send a resume or cover letter geared towards marketing to an employer specializing in finance. Be Employable Job SearchHow To Dominate The Job Market After Graduation Work It Daily. You did it!

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Top 5 Blogs in the #Workplace

Workology

Finding the right candidate isn’t always moonlight and roses. Why Hire Someone with an Employment Gap?: With recent economic conditions many applicants resumes are now being marred with the mark of an employment gap.

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Practicing Body Language Cues for Your Next Interview

Career Alley

“ A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” In today’s difficult job market, finding the right employment can be an incredibly daunting and challenging prospect. Almost every single line of employment will require an interview. No employer wants to see a job applicant who spends the whole interview staring down at the table.

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How To Finance Your Career Change: The Complete Guide (With Real-life Stories And Honest Numbers)

Career Shifters

Moonlighting. Whether it's freelancing after-hours, testing out a passion project, or launching a business in a small, low-risk way, moonlighting takes a lot of the risk out of starting a new path, and gives you the chance to make some money on the side before you make a leap.

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Are HR Leaders Ready to Hire Candidates with Criminal Histories? #SHRM19

HR Capitalist

Organizations are pledging to give opportunities to qualified people with a criminal background, deserving of a second chance, which creates successful outcomes for employers, all employees, customers and communities. .

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is my employer plotting against me?

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager is my employer plotting against me? I am not saying to be aggressive to your current employer, but if they get mad at you because you’re leaving you should just go with your head held high. is my employer plotting against me?

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To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question

Ms. Career Girl

This sidebar, however, comes with a very real caveat, which is to say that employers have found out the benefits of forcing their workers to accept freelance contracts, which takes away serious financial and human service obligations associated with hiring employees.

60% of Employees Haven’t Gotten Useful Feedback From Boss in 6 Months

Workology

Sometimes that means losing their home to foreclosure in order to pay their other bills, moonlighting at a second job, or working at a crappy job that didn’t give a damn. Surviving Work. Since 2008 and the recession, employees have gone into survival mode. They are surviving work.

2013 167

employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list March 17, 2011 A reader writes: I recently was asked to sign a Consent to Reference Check form. I had one recently that had told me one former employer would not say great things.

2011 72

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

Resume Bear

Good times… Quick peek inside the podcast: 01:35 – If they raise taxes in January, its going to be a FUBAR 04:04 – One in 14 students defaulted on their student loans in ’09 08:00 – In this economy, you’re going to tell me people don’t wanna’ moonlight?

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PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? | Resumebear.

Resume Bear

Good times… Quick peek inside the podcast: 01:35 – If they raise taxes in January, its going to be a FUBAR 04:04 – One in 14 students defaulted on their student loans in ’09 08:00 – In this economy, you’re going to tell me people don’t wanna’ moonlight?

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4 Pieces Of Career Advice For College Graduates Looking For Work

Career Realism

Moonlight. You don't want to send a resume or cover letter geared towards marketing to an employer specializing in finance. You did it! You managed to survive the long nights cramming and countless research papers.

How A Gorilla, A Basketball And 'Vuja Dé' Can Help You Discover The Career Change Options You Didn't Know You Had

Career Shifters

Florence started out as a self-employed graphic designer, moonlighting alongside her day job. Stumped for ideas for your future career? Stuck in a Groundhog Day of list-making, job site scrolling or soul-searching?

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answering questions from your old employer after you've moved on

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager answering questions from your old employer after you’ve moved on February 21, 2011 A reader writes: I have submitted my two weeks notice and am wondering what I should do if after I have left, if they contact me for phone support?

2011 76

Hate Your Job?

Resumesimo

” Many people do this under the radar, and that is the reason that many people were able to stay employed while companies were literally dumping entire rosters. Set up a free web site and moonlight. You will need to advertise a bit if you want to go the self employed route.

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should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass? — Ask a Manager

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass? Reply Anonymous January 26, 2011 at 2:51 pm The operative word in the penultimate sentence is “can&# – and it has somehow gone missing again that this is a former employer.

2011 69

Is Penelope Trunk Feeding Gen Y “Career Crack”?

Ms. Career Girl

Trash it yourself, before an employer trashes it for you. We’re lucky to have health insurance from our employers. Even so, I wonder how employers view the “hopping&# and what they define as a hopper (which is obviously industry specific).

2010 236

update from reader afraid her old boss would out her as.

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Remember the woman who was afraid that her old employer was going to out her as transgender to a new prospective employer? Remember the woman who was afraid that her old employer was going to out her as transgender to a new prospective employer?

2011 63

asking my boss to move his vacation days, I’m being laid off and don’t want a goodbye lunch, and more

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From 2006-2008, I moonlighted as a part-time lecturer at a local university. Employer asked me to be an “alternate finalist” I just had an interview via Skype that was the second round in a three-round process. Employers often have alternate finalists, but they don’t tell them that they’re alternate finalists. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Can I ask my boss to move his vacation days during our busy period?

2014 57

should I do mediation with my incompetent boss, recruiter said she felt used when I turned down an offer, and more

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I waited until I had an offer to approach my boss and, to my surprise, he offered to make sure I could transfer without being told about the offer of employment I had. That said, it’s true that it can be pretty frustrating when a candidate takes a counter-offer from their current employer, if it seems like they were just using the other company’s offer to try to make that happen. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

2016 57

I don’t speak French but my job requires it, do I have to tell my boss I’m writing about astrology, and more

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The day job has an employee handbook — explicitly identified as not a contract, but guidance — and the guidance given therein on “Moonlighting” asks that I check with the practitioner before engaging in outside activities “that bring discredit or embarrassment to [the practitioner].” Is there a database for employers to find out about firings and other work history? There is a thing called The Work Number that employers can pay to subscribe to.

2016 40

16 months after leaving job, still getting hassled by old boss

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager 16 months after leaving job, still getting hassled by old boss March 2, 2011 We recently talked about how long it’s reasonable to answer questions from a past employer after you’ve left. is my employer plotting against me?

2011 77

how can I avoid jobs that expect 70-hour work weeks? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

February 2, 2011 A reader writes: What’s the best way to get across to potential employers I’m not willing to work 70 hours a week without sounding like a slacker? is my employer plotting against me? should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass?

2011 80

my company does secret performance reviews we're not allowed to see

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my company does secret performance reviews that we’re not allowed to see March 21, 2011 A reader writes: My current employer performs secret yearly reviews for the 85 employees at our main location. The employer has the right to appeal.

2011 74

farewell party for everyone but me, company wants me to pay for email, and more

Ask A Manager

Her previous position was for a very similar company (a competitor of sorts), which we think she still moonlights for. Reassuring employers that a past medical issue won’t interfere with my work. My employers weren’t particularly helpful, and in July 2014 we decided to part ways. If it comes up, how can I reassure potential employers that that situation won’t come up again? “I It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

2016 40

bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

Ask A Manager

But here’s a story of the type of recruiter you don’t want to work with — the deceptive, slimy kind who annoys the employers they’re hoping to pitch candidates to. You don’t want the ones who are out there pissing off employers while they represent you.

2011 74

my office is obsessed with weight

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager being overweight in an office that’s obsessed with weight March 8, 2011 A reader writes: Recently, one of my co-workers quit after only a few months of employment. is my employer plotting against me?

2011 69

wee answer Wednesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

Contracting with a company that turned down my employer for the same work. This company previously contacted my employer to get a quote on the company doing the contract work. You can certainly tell your boss that you were approached about this and are interested in doing the work, but I’d be prepared for your boss to be less than thrilled about you essentially undercutting the company and moonlighting for a client.

2013 55

am I not getting hired because I'm gay?

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February 17, 2011 A reader writes: I’m a 22-year-old gay male and I recently relocated to a bigger city from a small town in hopes of finding gainful employment but so far it has not worked out. Reply Erin February 17, 2011 at 7:28 pm How do these employers know that he’s gay?

2011 66

short answer Saturday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

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Should I email my potential employer and let him know of these plans, or wait until I am offered the position? Employers don’t want to get into the specifics of what days candidates will need off; they want to wait until they’ve determined who they’d like to hire, and deal with it then. Or offer to do some moonlighting? I am worried about a potential conflict of interest with my current employer.

2013 57

do what you say you're going to do

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2011 87

I will review your resume this week

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list am I wrong to be insulted by this rejection letter? is my employer plotting against me? should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass?

2011 79

does company's silence mean I didn't get the job? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

Well, they certainly wouldn’t be the first employer to never bother to get back to candidates after interviewing them. Also, I had been in situation where the employer went silent and I received an offer when their top candidate dropped off. is my employer plotting against me?

2011 74

book review, other people's families, and mango sticky - — Ask a.

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list am I wrong to be insulted by this rejection letter? is my employer plotting against me? should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass?

2011 72

how to tackle your budget process when you're “not a math person”

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list am I wrong to be insulted by this rejection letter? is my employer plotting against me? should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass?

2011 72

something cool and free for you

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list am I wrong to be insulted by this rejection letter? is my employer plotting against me? should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass?

2011 73

1000th blog post (an excuse for an orgy of self-indulgence)

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list am I wrong to be insulted by this rejection letter? is my employer plotting against me? should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass?

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list am I wrong to be insulted by this rejection letter? is my employer plotting against me? should I warn my employer about a slacker kiss-ass?

2011 70

am I wasting this recruiter's time? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

Trust me, she won’t be any less inclined to talk to you about it; lots of recruiters believe that the strongest candidates are already happily employed and that it’s their job to woo you away … but you’ll feel better for having been straightforward about your situation.

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