Film Review : Obvious Child (2014)

Ms. Career Girl

Three years ago, Paul Feig’s Bridesmaids finally proved to mainstream Hollywood what we’ve all known for years (and what it used to know, but forgot): Funny women exist, and they can lead films. Lately, there’s been an uprising of films made by women, telling women’s stories, and being funny enough to escape the dreaded “Girls’ Movie” label and just be known as “Comedies”. Abortion isn’t a topic which gets mentioned in mainstream films, especially not in the past ten years.

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The Ultimate Guide to Films About Job Searches

The Undercover Recruiter

Unfortunately, Hollywood, independent film producers and cable channels all have the same goal with movies: to entertain you and make money. 10) The Devil Wears Prada: The highly competitive field of fashion publications is excellently portrayed in this 2006 film starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway. The Ultimate Guide to Films About Job Searches. Career Management Job Search Life Skills films guide job movies search Wall Street Wolf

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my boss offered me money to film a sex tape with two coworkers

Ask a Manager

This post, my boss offered me money to film a sex tape with two coworkers , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. He gave me a trucker costume and two of my coworkers police officer costumes, and started talking about how funny it would be to film a video of the police officers “arresting” me, and me, uh, doing … favors … to get out of being arrested.

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fake resumes and false references, coworker was in an adult film, and more

Ask a Manager

My coworker once appeared in an adult film. Recently I was made aware of the fact that one of my female coworkers once appeared in an adult film. I haven’t seen this film. But it’s not your job to harm this woman’s reputation and potentially cause her to lose her job, just because she did adult film work in the past. fake resumes and false references, coworker was in an adult film, and more was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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8 Movies Every Recruiter Must Watch

Undercover Recruiter

I have included a collective of some great films which are out there at the moment and every recruiter should be able to relate to! Recruiting Agency Recruiters film films movie movies Recruiter SalesWhether you are looking for some sales inspiration this month or simply fancy a night in with some popcorn and a storyline you can relate to. Sit back, put your feet. View Article. 8 Movies Every Recruiter Must Watch. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Career Blog.

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can I put up privacy film at work, how to explain my dead-end job, and more

Ask a Manager

Can I put up privacy film on a window to block an annoying exec from watching me? Would it be acceptable to put up a privacy film on the window in front of my desk? This dude sounds like a huge tool, but don’t put up privacy film, at least not without checking with your boss first. I don't want the office candy dish on my desk can I put up privacy film at work, how to explain my dead-end job, and more was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

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my coworker keeps trying to film me for silly videos and won’t take no for an answer

Ask a Manager

I know some people really enjoy being filmed; I’m not one of them. I need you to stop photographing and filming me.” That would mean that when she approaches with a camera, you say, “I’m sorry, I’m on deadline right now and can’t stop what I’m doing” … and/or “I’ve told you not to film me” … and/or get up and leave your desk.

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The Top 10 Recruiting Movies of All Time

The Undercover Recruiter

However, when one is on the cusp of selecting a career and or field of study in college, watching inspirational films about real life persons can do a lot to inspire. This list of top 10 movies will include films about technology geniuses, men and women with dreams and purpose, fighting apathy and corruption and even a look into a future society: 1) Tucker: The Man and His Dream: By: MT martaro. A real recruiting film by Propeller Films.

2014 86

What Horrible Bosses Can Teach HR

The Undercover Recruiter

Human Resources Humor Bad boss Bad Bosses Business CEO Employer film Leadership management Passive Aggressive workforce We’ve all had at least one. Just the utterance of the words “bad boss” immediately evokes a potent image of that abrasive, passive aggressive, short-tempered, credit-stealer who everyday made you question why you were still working for them. It is perhaps this – the universal experience of this particular breed of workplace villain – that […].

2014 82

The 6 Funniest On Screen Job Interviews Ever

The Undercover Recruiter

Interview Tips film funny Job Interview job search mistakesWe’ve probably all been to a job interview at some point or another and whether they resulted in the desired outcome or not, I’m sure you’ll agree that a job interview is rarely an experience to be taken lightly and they can bring up a range of emotions, from excitement, to pure fear! They’re unfortunately an unavoidable part. View Article. The 6 Funniest On Screen Job Interviews Ever.

2016 63

Are You Guilty of Common Female Prejudices at Work?

Ms. Career Girl

Her class is watching a film in which ABC set up different awkward situations to see how the common person reacted, if they would call for help and, therefore, if they were prejudice. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us! Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Are You Guilty of Common Female Prejudices at Work? by Nicole Crimaldi on April 22, 2010 Last night at dinner my 17 year old sister was telling me all about her AP Psychology class.

2010 189

‘Horrible Bosses’ – 5 Tools for Coping that Don’t Involve a Contract Killer

Career Realism

new film "Horrible Bosses" addresses a universal theme; the desire to kill your boss. Climbing the Ladder advice career expert film Horrible Bosses movieWarner Bros. Use coping tools to deal with her or him. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at

2011 85

5 Careers in the Entertainment Industry

Career Alley

There are many rewarding jobs in Entertainment that play supporting roles, without which the actors and actresses who perform in TV, the Film Industry and Broadway could not perform. Working in the Entertainment Industry sounds glamorous, and many times it is. Career advice Careers Entertainment

2016 287

Brand Promise: Radio Interview On Marketplace Money

Tim's Strategy

Personal And Business Branding american public media brand Branding crowded film interview Interviewing marketing coach marketplace mass media money paying attention promises radio hosting radio interview tess tess vigeland university of southern californiaThis past week I enjoyed a chance to share a few ideas on creating your own brand promise with Tess Vigeland , national radio host for Marketplace Money. She found me via the blog posts I write for U.S. News And World Report.

Are You a 40 Year-old Social Media Virgin?

The Undercover Recruiter

Social Recruiting film movie virginI love the 40 Year-old Virgin movie. Scenes which spring to mind: Chest waxing. Speed Dating. The scarey driving lady on a date. The one I totally love is the “just ask questions” scene… Do you know where I’m going on with this? The premise of the movie is that Andy is 40, and has never “known” anyone in the biblical sense. He goes through several (what I think are) hilarious scenes of preparing for a date, which leads to him finally getting one.

5 Great Facts On Choosing A Career In Foreign Language Translation

Career Alley

From foreign films to your basic Chinese takeout, it’s everywhere. Wherever you go, you’d see an endless sea of foreign products. We have grown to love things that our country doesn’t have, and globalization has become more present than ever. Career Opportunities Foreign Language

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COVID Lockdown Netflix Recommendation - "American Factory"

The HR Capitalist

is a 2019 American documentary film directed by Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert , about Chinese company Fuyao 's factory in Moraine , a city near Dayton, Ohio , that occupies Moraine Assembly , a shuttered General Motors plant. But Fuyao let the filmmakers film everything.

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Leadership Lessons from James Cameron

Water Cooler Wisdom

« Next-Level Networking | Main | How to Have a Short Meeting » March 15, 2010 Leadership Lessons from James Cameron Claims RebeccaKeegan , the author of The Futurist: The Life and Film of James Cameron : If you sat through the endless listof credits for Avatar, you saw that it took about 3,000 people to make the CGIepic, which has now grossed more than $2.5 Good Enough Isn't: Avatar took more than twice as longto make as an average film.

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Managing Social Media Challenges in Today’s Employee Relations World

Evil HR Lady

You would have had to be at the same party as your inappropriately dressed coworker, take a photo on film, get the film developed and bring it to the office.

2020 179

Leaving The Hollywood Boy’s Club: A Real Career Girl Story

Ms. Career Girl

It’s no secret that Hollywood has not been super friendly to women, and I was told, despite my script sales, by two different male employers, on two separate occasions, “there is no room for women in film.” ” And I did succeed in having several films produced, but it was always an uphill battle. As my daughter grew older, I decided to jump back into the world of film. And we have plenty of free woods to film in around upstate New York.

2018 146

Girl Power: Women In The Entertainment Industry

Ms. Career Girl

With female produced and directed projects breaking box office records and garnering awards like never before, I am proud to witness a time where women are taking the lead in the film and entertainment industry.

2020 170

It’s An Honor Just To Be Nominated?


All of Hollywood put on their best dresses and tuxedos and sat through hours of questionable jokes in order to honor the Academy’s favorites films and actors from the previous year. Last night was the Academy Awards (a.k.a. the Oscars). … Continue reading → Areas of Worklife Leadership Respect Workgroups career resiliency

2013 126

5 Things You Can Do With a Music Degree


Music Supervisors are responsible for placing music in various media outlets such as Film, TV, Video Games and adverts. Some may work within production companies or film studios, while others may decide to work freelance. Production music offers an array of tracks spanning many genres that can be licensed for Film, Television, Radio, Advertising, Video Games and much more. Finishing university can be tough.

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Inspiring Career Story: Director at PwC

Position Ignition

This inspiring film has been provided by iCould and features in our Career Ignition Club along with other carefully selected career films designed to inspire you as you move forwards in your career. Sara Caplan is a Director at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Listen to her tell us about her career as a management consultant and the other inspiring careers that she has tried including pub management and working in a department store.

2013 135

Behind the Camera: Top 5 Movie Jobs

Resume Bear

Arguably the best film job behind the lens, this role lets you make your vision of the script come to life on screen. Editor – As the Editor of a film, you’re left with perhaps the most difficult task of all: creating a movie where none exists. You patch together film rolls of various scenes, Actors, and locations, as well as adding special effects, music, and lighting techniques to create a story. Screenwriter – Without you, there wouldn’t be a film to begin with.

2011 181

Why Size Matters in the Workplace

Undercover Recruiter

If you don’t get a job based on your weight in the fashion or film industry, some would argue that would be fair enough as most of these roles require a certain image. But a lot of people are missing out on job opportunities because of their weight, according to a new study published by. View Article. Why Size Matters in the Workplace Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2018 64

Get Your Interview Answers Reviewed For FREE On TikTok!

Career Realism

FIlm Yourself Answering This Interview Question On TikTok Make sure to use our 'Original Sound' and the hashtags #WorkItDaily & #MockInterviewMarch. TikTok is the next big social media platform, but what if I told you that it can also be where you can grow your career?

2020 69

CAPITALIST SLANG: "There Are 8 Million Stories in The Naked City"

The HR Capitalist

It's from a artsy film that won Academy Awards back in the 1940's. Here's your breakdown : The Naked City (1948) is a policier-style film noir , directed by Jules Dassin. Based on a story by Malvin Wald , the film depicts the police investigation that follows the murder of a young model. The film received two Academy Awards , one for cinematography for William H. Daniels , and another for film editing to Paul Weatherwax. [2]

2016 68

Swiss Saturday: I Learned I’m a Scofflaw

Evil HR Lady

This person doesn’t have express permission to film these people either. And, chances are both my photo and this video fall into the exceptions, because the photos/film isn’t focused on a person, but people happen to be in the pictures.

2020 220

WHO THE HECK MOVED MY CHEESE: Here's a Money Slide for Your Next Preso on Organizational Change.

HR Capitalist

Film at 11am. See below - stay thirsty my friends. iPad revenue about to overtake total revenue at Dell. No more writing necessary today. The slide says it all. Dude: You may not be getting a Dell. . Innovation OD Workplace

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Real Career Girl Doree Simon on Female Empowerment

Ms. Career Girl

I’m a pretty self-aware person, and when I started my career in the film industry eight years ago, I probably over-analyzed what I was in for. The first time I worked on a feature film in New York City, I was a production assistant helping out in pre-production. I continued to produce scripted films for friends, but kept feeding my drive for journalistic storytelling, and discovered a knack for producing branded content (to pay the bills, of course).

2018 157

Finding Your Purpose: One Thing, One Word


In the 1991 Billy Crystal film, City Slickers, a group of friends in mid-life crisis take a vacation on a cattle drive led by Curly Washburn played by Jack Palance. There is a wonderful contrast between the grounded Curly and vacationers who seem as uncertain in their daily lives as they do on their first […] Source. Career Leadership

2017 52

Helpful Career Tips From Movie Quotes

The Undercover Recruiter

However, we can actually learn some really useful things from certain situations depicted in these films and a lot from certain memorable quotes that the characters say. Sometimes, we sit back and watch a movie without really thinking about the potential meaning behind the plot, the conversations or the characters. Here are some helpful career. View Article. Helpful Career Tips From Movie Quotes. Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog.

2015 87

Here’s Why You Should Do Background Checks

Evil HR Lady

They write: Christopher Massimine, the managing director of Pioneer Theatre Company, portrays himself as “the Mastermind,” a major figure in the film, television, advertising, video game, music, and theatre industries. Do you do a background check on your executive candidates?

How Women Are Shaping VR Technology

Ms. Career Girl

From fine art, to sculpture, to film, women are pushing the boundaries of VR to make important interactive works. There are also many women who are embracing VR as a viable film-making and broadcasting tool. Project VR Syria was selected for the New Frontier program at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015. It’s no secret that the tech industries have a serious diversity problem in general.

How to Deal With Horrible Bosses

Position Ignition

Now here’s a film a lot of us can relate to. Horrible Bosses is being released in the UK tomorrow and tells the story of three long-suffering employees who’ve had enough of their deeply horrible bosses. As you can see from the trailer above, they take the logical step of deciding to kill their menacing managers. At Work Issues Humour, Fun

2011 155

how much money do you make?

Ask a Manager

my job is getting reposted for a lot more money than I'm making now my boss offered me money to film a sex tape with two coworkers. This post, how much money do you make? , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s hard to get real-world information about what jobs pay.

2021 54

5 Public Speaking Myths You Need To Break

Ms. Career Girl

She taught acting at Boston University’s Department of Film and Television and at New York Film Academy. Amanda received her MFA at the Actors Studio Drama School and went on to act in films, plays, and commercials. Does public speaking need to fill us with dread? Are there some commonly held belief systems that hold us back from sharing our perceptions, ideas, and making an impact? You betcha! Here are five really unhelpful myths that need to hit the road- now!

2019 178

Terminator 6: The Day Recruitment Didn’t Die

Undercover Recruiter

Ok, so the title might be a little far-fetched for a feature film, but with the spate of recent blogs about automated systems killing off recruitment, it could very well be Arnie’s next blockbuster. Maybe. Maybe not. If I sent the script to James Cameron, there’s no doubt he wouldn’t give it a second glance but. View Article. Terminator 6: The Day Recruitment Didn’t Die. Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog. Recruiting candidate experience Rant recruitment industry

2016 56

Is "Having It All" Realistic? New Movie Aims to Find Out

Ms. Career Girl

The film tackles their ideas of how they think having children will affect their careers, the stressors of trying to juggle both, and what needs to happen in order for working mothers (and really, working parents) to be able to have it all. Watch the Having It All online film premiere. FlexJobs is thrilled to host the online premiere of the film Having It All on Thursday, March 3 rd , 2016. After the film, there will be an online panel discussion from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

2016 141

Music To Work To: The Score of the Movie "Social Network".

The HR Capitalist

Here's a snippet about this soundtrack, which I'm recommending you to attempt to work to in the background: "The Social Network is a dark ambient soundtrack by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross for David Fincher 's film of the same name. Critical reception of the soundtrack has been generally favorable, with high praise and widespread acclaim across the film industry being bestowed upon it. Who out there likes to work to music?

2018 73

5 Tips on How to Record a Successful Video Interview #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

Unless you are a massive extrovert and love being the centre of attention most people don’t particularly likes being filmed. The thought of having every word that comes out of your mouth and every grimace being caught on camera so that it can be watch over and over again, can make even the most confident. View Article. 5 Tips on How to Record a Successful Video Interview #TechTuesday. Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog.

2015 87

See The World With A Cultural Eye: Destinations For The Heart And Mind

Ms. Career Girl

It’s also a safe bet that a film you enjoy was based on a Broadway musical. Then look smug when the film comes out in five years. A great number of American films of the last century were reboots of Paris classics such as “A Bout de Souffle.” ” Gene Kelly – a famed Francophile – made “ An American in Paris ” – but ironically didn’t get to go there for the filming.

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