I’m worried I’m in the wrong career, boss posted Hawaii vacation photos right after layoffs, and more

Ask A Manager

After less than a year, I was already looking for new work and after a year of searching I was hired on by a public accountant. The big problem is that my heart has never really been 100% into my work and this new job is no exception. Boss posted Hawaii vacation photos right after layoffs. We are all friends on Facebook and less than a week after he laid us off, my ex-boss went on vacation to Hawaii and was posting all these dreamy photos of his vacation to Hawaii.

Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. Not only does this have the unfair feel to it, the practice creates a barrier to job seekers that have been unemployed during the economic downturn. If the credit check is taken into account as a requirement for employment then these job seekers find themselves stuck in a vicious cycle. The post Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

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Keeping Motivated When Distributing Your Resume

Professional Resume Services

Successful job searching is a huge task. With all that pulling you down, it is often hard to keep motivated and continue the search, but you can do it. Here are some simple tips to help you stay motivated and keep your head in the right place as you distribute and search.

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Dealing With Being Unemployed | Boomers Next Step

Boomers Next Step

When I mean by that is, he was tan (hey, we live in Hawaii!) What I discovered during the conversation was that he was laid off from his job over eight months earlier and has become a very different person as a result of this job loss. After a few minutes of conversation I discovered that not only had he given up on his job search but he was becoming a very different person, a person who I found very difficult to even keep a normal conversation with. Need a job?

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The Top Four States to Start a Nursing Career

Ms. Career Girl

There are a variety of factors that go into making a move, but you want a job that pays well, is in demand, and is in a place that fits your lifestyle. Here are four states that have the best combination of wages, job growth, and overall appeal for nurses. Hawaii.

2014 151

Bad Credit No Longer a Problem in Job Hunts

Resume Bear

Your credit history can keep you from getting a job. For years employers have been pulling credit reports as part of the background check of potential job applicants. “It is not indicative of the person’s ability or trustworthiness to do the job,” said Blair.

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5 Tips for Thriving in a Job Transition


Job transitions , whether voluntary or involuntary, can add a lot of stress to your life if you aren’t prepared for what you’re going to face. You’ll be encountering a whole new set of people and responsibilities as you find a new job and transition into the position.

2013 169

10 Free and Easy Ways to Help You Get a Job In Your Major

Career Alley

Regardless of what methods or secrets anyone claims to have uncovered for finding a job, the truth of the matter is it’s a dog eat dog world out there. There’s no secret, no magic trick behind finding that dream job of yours – it just takes a lot of hard work and a little creativity.

2012 184

Should Your Credit Score Be Fair Game for Potential Employers?

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve had to get my credit checked as a stimpluation of employment during a job interveiw process. I got the job and worked there for almost 3 years, but the whole process was a surprise to me and something that made me uncomfortable. A note from Nicole.

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10 Free and Easy Ways to Help You Get a Job In Your Major

Career Alley

Regardless of what methods or secrets anyone claims to have uncovered for finding a job, the truth of the matter is it’s a dog eat dog world out there. There’s no secret, no magic trick behind finding that dream job of yours – it just takes a lot of hard work and a little creativity.

2012 130

How 20 Seconds Of Insane Courage Got Me My Dream Job

Career Realism

” This line really gets me because 20 seconds of bravery is exactly what I needed to send the most terrifying email of my life… The email that would help me land my dream job… And open all kinds of doors. I would do whatever it took to get a job with him and his company.

2014 114

Resume Help: Three Steps to a Better Profile

Careers Done Write

Ben is a real estate construction executive who has led numerous high-profile projects, many valued more than $340 million, and includes shopping centers and resorts in California and Hawaii. Take a look at the job posting and pay attention to the requirements, including education, experience, and special skills. If you would like personal help with your resume or any aspect of your job search, contact me.

2013 149

How I Got An Internship With A Millionaire

Career Realism

I want to share a story with you about the one mindset change I made to go from feeling rejected and hopeless as I tried and failed to break into my chosen field, to getting my dream job working for a millionaire. Job Search internship

International Relations Careers In Seattle-Portland

Career Realism

where flights routinely provide travelers nonstop flights throughout the continental United States, Hawaii, and Alaska. Job Search career

Why Minimum Wage Is A Women’s Issue

Career Realism

The reasons behind women’s concentration in low-wage jobs – and their relative absence at the top – are complex,” said Julie Vogtman, Senior Counsel for the Family Economic Security Program at NWLC. “A Job Search career

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How An Obvious Idea Guaranteed A Student’s Success

Career Realism

It used to be that you could go to school, get a degree, and get a well paying job. However, as a new grad, you’re entering what some would consider the most difficult job market for young people… ever. You have an increasingly competitive job market, which leads to more educated people taking low-wage jobs to survive and dealing with the stress of paying back students loans on a measly income. Job Search happy grad project

2014 65

Is Your Head Spinning From All the Career Advice You've Been Reading?


life@work advice and inspiration for careerists and job seekers, brought to you by heather mundell of dream big coaching services About Hire Me and Get Going with Your Big Dream Transform vision into action and get it done!

2009 130

How to Fight Unemployment Insurance Benefit Hearings


By 1937, every state in the Union and the then-territories of Alaska and Hawaii had enacted their own unemployment insurance programs. Unemployment insurance benefits are weekly benefit compensation for individuals who have found themselves between jobs, whether voluntarily or involuntarily.

Poor Credit Can Stop Your Career Dead In Its Tracks

Corn on the Job

You know that your credit score impacts the limit on your credit cards, but did you know that it also has an effect on your ability to get a job? It seems silly that your credit score, which is primarily used for getting a loan, has any effect on your job search.

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What Do You REALLY Want to Do? - Jobacle.com BLOG - Career Advice.


You realize that, in fact, your dream job had not been just sitting there waiting for you to graduate for all these years. So often we end up taking whatever job comes our way first, because let’s face it: life has immediate demands, often in the form of dollars and cents signs.

2011 214

8 Key Concepts for What's Driving Your Startup


Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | Business , HR 8 Key Concepts for What’s Driving Your Startup Posted on 23 February 2010.

2010 97

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters


More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn. Not sure how or why to use LinkedIn Groups on your job search? Then read this first: Everything You Need to Know About Finding Jobs with LinkedIn Groups ). 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Your Job Search. This is THE group where Engineers have the best chance of finding job opportunities on LinkedIn. Open access group for any member of CallCentre Search. JOBS 2.0

2011 83

Becoming A Fat Cat Too Soon In Your Career

Tim's Strategy

So this message is for three types of people: Job seekers who are considering their first top-level job Job seekers who have been in the top job and need a new job Anyone actively planning their career path Be careful about becoming a fat cat too soon in your career.

2010 59

mother bought me plane tickets without asking me if I could get.

Ask A Manager

I am scared of my boss on a good day and terrified I will lose my job for asking for this much time off so early in my employment. She needs to realize that by taking a full-time job, you basically agreed not to make two-week-long plans without first checking with your manager.

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