Change is good for the soul

Ms. Career Girl

Note: While many oppose the idea of moving somewhere without their next opportunity lined up, I did it anyway– sort of. Like” the city’s Facebook pages, follow local organizations on Twitter and Instagram. . 4. Follow up.

2014 266

managing someone my fiance had a conflict with, following up on a promised salary review, and more

Ask A Manager

This morning, HR called me to set up an interview and the position would be directly overseeing the coworker who he had the problem with, and I would be interviewing with his previous manager. Otherwise you risk ending up in a situation where (a) your new manager feels that you were deliberately deceptive with her and (b) your ability to manage one of your employees is compromised. I am a full-time employee in Florida. It’s seven short answers to seven short questions.

Employers: Ignoring Job Candidates Impacts Your Brand

Resume Bear

Job candidates already know the importance of following up in the hiring process – but how often to do companies take out the time to do the same to their job applicants? Katie Lewis is currently a senior at Florida State University and will graduate in May 2012 with a B.A.

2012 270

Job Searching While Employed:The Do’s And Don’ts

Resume Bear

Schedule your interviews, follow ups, and phone calls away from your current work schedule. If you’re about to put in your notice soon, wrap up projects to make your transition as smooth as possible.

2012 272

Release The Fear Of Failure-

Ms. Career Girl

Thinking to receive only a large handful of notes from people expressing their dreams, I was completely overwhelmed with the response of over one thousand letters, some of them up to ten pages long. I can’t seem to pick my feet up to take the first step because I am afraid I will fail.”.

2018 194

6 Things You Can Learn From Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

One friend told me that because my address said Florida, the recruiter immediately tossed it in the “no” pile. Whatever the scenario, follow up, be gentle with yourself and move on, remembering what my grandma always says: everything happens for the best.

2016 207

4 ways to ask great questions in any situation

Cube Rules

STEP 2: Follow up with questions that make them understand and feel their problems: Once I understand a person’s situation, I am in a much better position to provide help! I was visiting a facility in Florida recently, and after a long day of work I stopped at a corner cafe.

2010 242

Kickstart Your Career In The New Year

Career Realism

But, don’t forget to follow-up through a connection on LinkedIn or even an email that requests a low-key coffee break. Do you have career goals going into the new year? Not sure what you want to do? Here are some ways you can kickstart your career at the beginning of the new year!

2016 83

How NOT to get the job you really, really want | Resumebear Online.

Resume Bear

So, follow up and say “Hi, are you hiring?&#

2010 285

Seven Short Q & A’s on Sunday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Should I wait or follow up? The Short Answer is “Follow up.” Keep up the fight, Al Sklover. Question 4: Alan, my boss wrote me up one day and told me it wasn’t working out. She agreed and offered up a small severance package. Petersburg, Florida.

2011 141

The Hidden Jobs Report

Resume Bear

is to add up to 600 new jobs in Scotland where the financial services industry has been hit hard by the financial crisis. 9.5.10 – McDonald’s is hiring up to 1,000 new workers in Phoenix, AZ. Keep up the great work!

2010 186

The Hidden Jobs Report | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

is to add up to 600 new jobs in Scotland where the financial services industry has been hit hard by the financial crisis. 9.5.10 – McDonald’s is hiring up to 1,000 new workers in Phoenix, AZ. Keep up the great work!

2010 174

How NOT to get the job you really, really want

Resume Bear

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2010 213

rogue admin has published her own strict rule book for new hires, hiring a coworker to babysit, and more

Ask A Manager

My husband and I are ready to branch out in terms babysitters – up until now it’s been my parents and occasionally my sister-in-law. She has sent me a couple of emails asking me to train her team on some software, and saying she’d like to meet up for a coffee or drink. It’s not in my company’s interest to offer the training, and I’ve said no to that, but she has followed up again reiterating the offer of coffee.

2015 68

we have to notify our employer about any clubs or organizations we belong to, including churches

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I have been working for the past seven years for a nonprofit in Florida. The demand was followed up with “if you don’t like it, you don’t have to work here anymore.” But to say for sure, I turned to employment lawyer Donna Ballman , author of Stand Up For Yourself Without Getting Fired (which you should buy; it’s excellent).

2015 73

The Secret to Writing a 'Must-Read' Cover Letter.

Resume to Referral

I opened ten new accounts in less than six months while employed by Babcock and Taylor Text-book Company in Florida. I will follow up with a phone call by the end of the week. You can follow any responses to this entry through RSS 2.0. Sign Up Now to Receive Blog Updates. Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « “Season&# Your Cover Letter With A Great Quote! Resume Tip: It’s All About The RESULTS You Can Deliver!

employee is torturing her office mate with constant questions, sending a holiday card to your job interviewer, and more

Ask A Manager

You absolutely should speak up. I’m working on an email thank-you note now to send as a follow-up after our conversation. My manager encouraged me to take him up on it in case we needed back up. That said, you might be feeling like it’s not clear if these are business invitations or social ones and might worry that if you decline him on business groups, he might suggest getting together just to catch up. I live in Florida.

2017 61

does it look immature to ask what time to show up on my first day, inviting coworkers to a wedding, and more

Ask A Manager

Does it look immature to ask what time to show up on my first day? I have heard mixed things about following up with an employer about this. We are following a semi-tight budget, though, and adding 10-15 people plus guests isn’t something I’m eager to do. Is there any general etiquette rule I should be following here as to whether to invite the group or not? The position is one level up from my current.

2014 71

Is Job Search 2.0 Worth it?

Ms. Career Girl

I live in Florida but I’m applying exclusively to NYC companies. It’s been great to get outside perspectives because after writing up the whole site I was kinda torn between whether I wanted to make out with myself or throw up, haha. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.

2010 185

Looking for The Closer for your dispute

HireCentrix

Ask them about whether the mediator really focuses on getting cases resolved, and if he or she follows-up if a case does not resolve during the parties the first meeting. But most importantly, before committing to a particular neutral, make sure his or her availability matches up with the needs of the parties, so that the window of opportunity for resolving the case does not pass while the parties wait to get on the schedule of a high demand mediator. Be our Friend.

2011 43

delaying a start date, resigning at the wrong time, and more

Ask A Manager

That concern can end up being a reason they don’t hire you for the same job you might have been a strong candidate for before you got your graduate degree. The HR manager encouraged me to keep following up. The problem I am facing is I am scheduled to go on an all-expense paid training in about a week and a half for my current job (my current employer is located in Florida). And really, employers are setting themselves up for this by going this route.

2015 64

my boss is furious after my coworker pranked her, the deal with “hustle,” and more

Ask A Manager

My coworker who played the prank was shaking and tearing up. I guess it is possible because we live in Florida and it is an at-will state. My sister thinks my husband should tell her boss that he is related to her up front – like right away if he gets called/emailed for an interview. She says if my husband doesn’t tell her boss up front, she’ll go in and tell him her herself. The potential for problems or weirdness is high with that set-up.)

2015 61

declining a management role, looking young is affecting me at work, and more

Ask A Manager

I work in Florida at a private school as a teacher. If that’s the case in your field, it might mean that you’re limiting your ability to move up and limiting your earning potential … but if you hate managing, you shouldn’t do it (both for your own quality of life and that of the people you’d be managing — managers who dislike it are rarely great to work for). It is now the following week, and I haven’t heard anything from them yet.

2015 60

feeling guilty about leaving law-breaking boss, asking for a far-off raise, and more

Ask A Manager

First, my boss hired me as an independent contractor, even though I follow a daily schedule and perform a key role in the company. But within just a couple weeks after starting, I was offered the opportunity to take on much more difficult and vital duties, further up the chain for titles still in development. ” It’s perfectly reasonable to want to follow up on this — you just want to ask for details, rather than push for it to happen right this very second.

2013 59

terse answer Thursday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

I run a small Florida-based business (around 35 employees). I have a few employees who have already used up their 40 hours of sick leave, and my concern is that now they will want to use vacation time if they’re sick. You can charge it against their future leave accrual, or you can discipline them for excessive absences (up to and including firing), but you can’t legally dock their pay. My promised bonus didn’t show up in my check.

2013 55