do I have to cover self-harm scars, boss resents that I can work from home after having a baby, and more

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This post, do I have to cover self-harm scars, boss resents that I can work from home after having a baby, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. My boss is resentful that I get to work from home after parental leave.

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To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question

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The post To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question appeared first on Ms. There is also a side-question of whether or not you are a freelance worker by choice or because there are no other choices. 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.

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Tips for Landing Your First Job as a College Grad

Career Alley

How can a recent college grad find a job in their field of study that pays a living wage and helps them gain the necessary hands-on experience, yet doesn’t expect skills honed extensively beyond the classroom? While it may seem like everything is working against you, there are a few steps you can take to land the right job after college while living on a tight budget. Jill works from home and really is a “jack of all trades.”

Tips for Landing Your First Job as a College Grad

Career Alley

How can a recent college grad find a job in their field of study that pays a living wage and helps them gain the necessary hands-on experience, yet doesn’t expect skills honed extensively beyond the classroom? While it may seem like everything is working against you, there are a few steps you can take to land the right job after college while living on a tight budget. Jill works from home and really is a “jack of all trades.”

Creative Careers: A Guide to Job Opportunities in Design

Career Alley

You can work on everything from one-off jobs for local companies, to huge campaigns for multinational businesses. In House vs. Freelance. When it comes to making your creative career a reality, your next decision is how you choose to work. Will you go it alone as a freelancer? As a freelancer, you can be much more flexible with your hours and workload. Though you may have prolonged periods where you have no work at all.

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Does the Secret of Happiness Lie with Your Career Choice

Career Alley

Our working environment can be a joyful place, especially if we strive for success. We often learn from our job inauguration whether it can lead to better prospects. Much of our life is spent at work, and it makes sense that a job must bring us happiness. Many of us are used to the comfort of a full time job and the steady wage, but this type of attitude is not aligned with the mindset of a successful individual who has worked hard to reach their goals.

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Wanted: Telecommuting Urban Planner

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Wanted: Telecommuting Urban Planner August 15, 2009 · 0 comments Think urban planning is strictly done in an office? Small but growing national company seeks a smart, reliable and hard working individual to work as a planner on a project to project basis. Tasks will include performing basic planning functions, research, working with stakeholders and other research. Work from home.

7 Sweet Summer Jobs for Teachers

Career Realism

Spending your summer teaching abroad can be a wonderful change of pace from the U.S. Qualifications include experience working with teenagers, experience of work, study or travel in your destination country, fluency in the local language, passion and professionalism, and a college degree. Working at a summer camp involves many of the same skills and responsibilities as teaching, but in a more laid-back and enjoyable environment. Freelance Work.

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7 Sweet Summer Jobs For Teachers

Career Realism

Teaching Abroad Spending your summer teaching abroad can be a wonderful change of pace from the U.S. Qualifications include experience working with teenagers, experience of work, study or travel in your destination country, fluency in the local language, passion and professionalism, and a college degree. Camp Staff Working at a summer camp involves many of the same skills and responsibilities as teaching, but in a more laid-back and enjoyable environment.

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mini answer Monday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

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The grant she currently works under ends this year and thus she can secure employment by taking over the grant I was hired under — leaving me out of a job. I am salaried and work in customer service at a small company (15 people). They want to hire a part-timer who would work 10-20 hours a week. With a bit of shuffling of my daily routine, I could devote enough time to fill the needs of that position without taking away from my current duties.

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my employer revoked everyone’s telecommuting status, my coworker copied my LinkedIn profile, and more

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I have been working at the same company for 10 years, from a junior role to managerial position. I managed to negotiate working a four-day week along with no drop in holidays for the same pay (I do the same job but just more efficiently). I’ve started lying to agencies about my salary with the intention of suggesting that would be my salary if I worked full-time. Would a future employer ever find out my working hours, either through pay slip or reference?

Captain Awkward and I answered some letters

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My whole company and I have been working from home since last March. I recently became the lead on a new project and am working with a boss I’ve known for years but this is my first time working directly under her, although it is not my first time leading a project. She wants me to check in with her over the phone every few days, which I’d have no problem with if we could keep it short to go over what I’m working on and what I plan to do next.

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why are contractors treated like second-class citizens, boss enters without knocking, and more

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Why do some people look down on contractors and freelancers? I’m a freelance writer contracting at a large company, and I’ve noticed that some people tend to look down on contractors and freelancers. The majority of people I’ve worked with have been lovely, but frequently there seems to be an attitude of mild disdain for contract workers. Employee’s father is dying, and he’s struggling at work. It isn’t working.

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BNET Column: Forget the job hunt. Have a baby instead. | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

First-choice escape from reality: Grad school,which is almost always a waste of time and money. Do it at home, after work.) Second-choice escape from reality: Travel, which is not as valuable to your personal development as holding down a job. But everyone needs to work. This data should surprise no one ; it’s not because women with babies don’t work hard. " I had my first baby at 28 and quit working. So I agree what you're saying works.

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