How to Make Yourself More Marketable

Ms. Career Girl

Rumor has it that once upon a time finding a job was about picking the company for which you most wanted to work. Today we job seekers are facing the exact opposite scenario. Today, if you want to find a job, you need to make yourself as attractive to a company as possible.

2014 181

Jobs wanted, Harvard analysts suggest Rx for America’s unemployment doldrums

Resume Bear

economy have recovered from the recession, American jobs haven’t returned with them. But fixing America’s long job slump will require more than just government intervention, they say. Talking to the job creators. Some American jobs are indeed lost for good.

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Becoming a Shop Mechanic with NES Rentals

Career Realism

Most everyone is working together to achieve a common goal. NES Rentals’ Values: Having a job is nice. Having a job you can grow with is even nicer. Open Position: Shop Mechanic (Union) in Boston, MA. You need to be self-motivated to do this job. Job Searc

2015 108

How to actually keep your job

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips How to actually keep your job 20.

2010 261

Stop Making Excuses and Humanize the Hiring Process


My friend, Andres Traslavina, a senior recruiter with Whole Foods Markets shared with me, he has 76 open job requisitions he is charged with filling. The job seekers need our feedback expertise and mostly patience in order to succeed. The hiring process and recruiting is broken.

2015 137

???? 50 Career Coaches Who Give Free Consults On Every Topic You Need


Similarly, in 6 Reasons You Might Need a Job Search Coach Now , job seeker coach Rita Ashley said that having a coach helps in “securing a better job, reaching it faster and gaining the intangible benefit of control over” your job search.

2017 79

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

A week later, my position was listed on a local job-search website for immediate hire. If you want to keep your job, and not have to sue, you might be wise to ask HR, in an email, why your job seems posted, and if it is your job, that you believe it would be a retaliatory firing.

2011 141

55 Hidden Job Finding Tips WITHOUT Using Social Media


What if your next job was hiding right in front of you? Hidden jobs defined. Many jobs are never advertised anywhere. Those are the hidden jobs. The #1 reason to aim for a hidden job. So where are the hidden jobs? 55 tips to find hidden and unpublicized jobs.

fast answer Friday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

Email address when job searching. When looking for a job, do you have to get a new email addressed based on your name as opposed to a nickname, or do hiring managers really not care? When I expressed this issue, I was told that being on time and adhering to the schedule is crucial to my retaining this job. Is it our job to really be questioning them on who to send emails to if they say to send them to “X” group?

2012 56

my staff has been held to a low bar; am I asking too much of them now?

Ask A Manager

They would be happy just to have a job. That’s why I’m looking for a new job. job descriptions for similar positions inside and outside the company; 2. Not only in increased happiness and job satisfaction, but in performance. Great Job!

2011 70

3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager 3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession April 4, 2011 Last spring, I quit my job to go to work for myself. But as a result, when I wanted to quit my job and work for myself, people actually wanted to hire me.

is allowing smoke breaks unfair to non-smokers? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

In any case, if you have the policy, you either enforce it across the board or you revisit a policy and find one that better reflects your goals as a manager. That’s just so wrong; and of course even after they moved on to other jobs they couldn’t kick the nicotine habit.

2011 89

what should an internal “farewell” email say?

Ask A Manager

And if you’re wondering if you should cite your reason for leaving, go for it — if those reasons are about moving, taking a new job, or leaving the workforce (to retire, take care of family members, etc.). I think it actually got me one or two jobs over the years.