In the job interview, she whined about her current job. That cost her the new job.

Cube Rules

One of the consistent pieces of job interview advice is to not speak badly about your current job – especially if you go into a victim mentality, or, for that matter, your horrible manager. The post In the job interview, she whined about her current job.

2019 141

New Job for Career Growth?

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb, Since you revised my résumé, I have been at the same job for 3 ½ years. Given that most of us spend anywhere from 30-50 hours at our job per week, even contemplating a position change is a BIG deal. Will it matter or are the duties of the job more important?

To Graduates Looking For A New Job

Ms. Career Girl

When are you going to find a job?!” You are in transition from old to new. And new is what helps us expand and grow as people. Or you can confidently reply, “I have two networking events this week that may lead to promising job prospects.”. Ahh spring.

2014 225

Applying for New Jobs While on FMLA

Evil HR Lady

I work in a hospital where we just hired a new boss 15 months ago. While I am out for surgery, I was informed of a new job in another hospital. My dilemma is, my employer does not know if I am out longer than the 12 weeks, that I will have my job when I get back.

2016 194

?? How To Evaluate New Job Offers


We make the decision that it's to time leave our current employer and look for another job. Once you've started your job search, you've cut the emotional ties and now it's just a matter of time until you get the right job offer and then you are on your way. Got the Job Offer?

2019 52

The New Job Chronicles – Prologue – The Night Before

Career Alley

When you land your new job and are counting the days until you start, you will have mixed feelings of excitement (finally getting a job) and apprehension (a new job? What better than to report on the trials and tribulations of someone starting a new job?

Why Job Seekers Should Find a New Job in December

Ms. Career Girl

Most job seekers believe December is the worst time of the year to find the job of their dreams. After all, most organizations are preoccupied with Christmas parties and attending board meetings to think of strategies on how to improve business practices in the New Year.

2017 183

The Biggest Mistakes New Job Seekers Make

Career Solvers

I meet many job seekers who have never had to conduct a formal job search. If you’re looking for a new job, below are some tips for starting off your search on the right foot: 1. It can be tempting to apply to jobs online. A job search is like a marathon.

2016 80

5 Tips When Looking For a New Job Over the Age of 40

Ms. Career Girl

Last year I left my corporate job of 14 years. I was in a space where I had the opportunity to find a new job with a new company. Although it had been a while since I last interviewed, I thought, “No problem.

2018 199

The New (But not So New) Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Both Hannah and I agree today’s job search is more than obsessively tweaking your resume. The new job search is about disruption and agility. I gladly accepted her invite to talk about what’s new in job search. The new job search is about disruption and agility.

2016 142

New Job Search in a New Town

Careers Done Write

My husband and I recently relocated to the Northeast from California and I had to leave my job so he could get a promotion. I don’t have many contacts in this area and I have been submitting my résumé via the job boards; but I am having no luck. – New Jersey.

2011 198

Book Review — Cracking the New Job Market

Cube Rules

Cracking the New Job Market: The 7 Rules for Getting Hired in Any Economy , by R. William Holland, is a needed book in today’s dysfunctional job market. Job searches are not about you, they are about the value you create for others. Book Review: New Job, New You.

2011 141

Emergency Exit Only – Finding a New Job

Career Alley

You don’t have a “Plan B” You are not ready to look for a job because you had no plans to make a career move. Resumes – You should always have a current version of your resume, whether or not you are looking for a job. Where Can You Find Help for Your Job Search.

2012 158

How To Evaluate New Job Offers


We make the decision that it’s to time leave our current employer and look for another job. Once you’ve started your job search, you’ve cut the emotional ties and now it’s just a matter of time until you get the right job offer and then you are on your way.

2014 114

Quickly Increase Your Salary at a New Job

Professional Resume Services

The worst part is that while this is going on you almost have the new job but not quite. Salary negotiations are always tricky. You have to get through this sticky situation to be hired.

Salary 151

5 Ways To Hack LinkedIn And Twitter For New Jobs

Career Realism

5 Ways To Hack LinkedIn And Twitter For New Jobs. I keep hearing about people who landed jobs using social media. Related: Why You Need Social Media In Your Job Search. Forget about answering job postings or coming in “cold.”

New Job? 7 Things You MUST Do Immediately

The Undercover Recruiter

Starting in a new role is an incredibly exciting time. You smashed the interview, met the team and it’s now time to walk into the first day at your new office, under your brand new job title. New Job? Career Management Career new job success

2016 83

Why You Should Always Be Hunting For A New Job

Professional Resume Services

Common wisdom suggests that when you have found a new job you quit hunting for a new one. Constantly looking for new opportunities not only keeps you current with what positions are available, it also keeps you fresh in your current position.

2013 169

What do you look for most when applying for a new job?


Time for an Interview? Interview Secrets Exposed. Interview Questions Interview Samples Interview Tips and Advice. Polls Benefits & Money Career Growth Opportunities interview question interview questions interview tips job job interview job interview questions Job Satisfaction job seeking new job Training Programs Work Life BalanceView This Poll.

2011 100

Top Tips for Finding a New Job Fast

Ms. Career Girl

The post Top Tips for Finding a New Job Fast appeared first on Ms. This is why New Year’s resolutions are so popular. If you’re in this boat, and want to find a new job nice and quickly, it’s important to be proactive and plan ahead. New skills you’ve learned.

2017 142

The New Job Hunt [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

This infographic, courtesy of CareerBuilder , shows how the job hunt has changed, and how today’s workers are “always searching and always learning” Takeaways. RELATED: How Facebook Beats LinkedIn for Job Search [INFOGRAPHIC]. The New Job Hunt [INFOGRAPHIC].

Congrats on the new Job! Now Start Updating Your Resume!

Competitive Resumes

The Voice Of Job Seekers.from the page of an empathetic resume writer. The Voice of The Job Seeker Blog. Today’s job seeker must manage more than his or her résumé, cover letter, references on web job boards. BLOG.COMPETITIVERESUMES.NET: Congrats on the new Job!

2010 130

Looking for a New Job This Year? Three Things You Should Do Today

Careers Done Write

Happy New Year! If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to finally find your next great job, here are three things you have to do today to put yourself in a great position to make a switch. This is an important component of job search – even when you are not looking.

2014 234

3 Tips for Finding a New Job When You Already Have One


A recent survey has provided data to back up the adage that it’s easier to find a new job while you still have one—80 percent of human resources professionals view job seekers who currently have jobs as more likely to become valued employees than applicants who are unemployed.

2017 164

Can Social Media hinder you from getting that new job?

Resume Bear

Employers will most normally consider and interview a potential candidate for the job shortly after receiving their application. Other interests include jobs, marketing, politics and sport. career facebook jobs linkedin resumebear twitter

What’s New – Job Search and More

Career Alley

Imagine that you’ve been looking for a job for six months and you’ve had virtually no luck. There is always something new in job search on the Internet. Of course “new&# is a relative term. What is new to me may not necessarily be new to you (or the Internet). New or not, any change you make to your approach gives you a bit of a fresh start (which is not a bad thing). – The Call Center Job Board.

2011 136

Online Reputation and Your Search for a New Job

Resume Bear

While the nation’s unemployment numbers have showed signs of improvement in recent months, there are still millions and millions of Americans in search of a job. Do your best to make it your choice as to which pieces of information best represent you before you say yes to an interview.

2012 256

Starting a New Job? Be Sure to Close the Job Search Loop

The Undercover Recruiter

You conducted informational interviews and talked to people in your career field who connected you to other professionals in the field. Starting a New Job? Be Sure to Close the Job Search Loop. Job Search connection Employer job search job search loop new job Recruiter

2015 113

9 Interview Traps to Avoid

Career Alley

interviewing for a new job is serious business and the stress can sometimes be overwhelming. Interviews Success

2016 176

New Job Search Book: 100 Conversations for Career Success

Executive Career Brand

A book on how to land a job that gets down to the nitty-gritty and actually includes scripts to deal with a wide range of networking, interviewing and job search situations and scenarios. From cold calls, emails and informational interviews, to interacting with VIPs on social media, creating a natural-sounding, branded intro spiel to new people, and so much more. ” The book chapters include: How to Inform Your Network You’re Searching for a Job.

2012 120

I Hate My New Job

Evil HR Lady

Need to come up with new mountains of paperwork? Wednesday, September 08, 2010 I Hate My New Job Dear Evil HR Lady, I recently accepted a job in an industry I had no interest in. 4) Did I screw myself for taking this job? Evil HR Lady Why am I evil?

2010 148

I’m Pregnant and Starting a New Job. Can I Be Fired for Taking Leave?

Evil HR Lady

I start a new job next week. I interviewed really early on and didn’t disclose “just in case” I was contacted a month later with an offer. To read the answer, click here: I’m Pregnant and Starting a New Job. The post I’m Pregnant and Starting a New Job. I’ll be 25 weeks pregnant. At this point , I am bordering fat and pregnant depending on what I am wearing.

2018 116

6 Things You Should Accomplish Your First Year at a New Job

Ms. Career Girl

There are some key milestones that every new employee should achieve within their first year at a new company. You can approach a similar strategy for your job. Think of your first 3 months at your new job as an extended interview.

How to Notice If Your Rockstar Employee is Looking For a New Job [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

They may have been attending interviews. How to Notice If Your Rockstar Employee is Looking For a New Job [INFOGRAPHIC]. Employer Infographics best dress Employee job life new new job problems rockstar

2014 113

Looking for a new job


If you are looking for a new job, you are not alone. There are millions of Americans who either hate their job and would like to move on, or the more than 9 percent of Americans who are unemployed and looking for work. While moving on to greener pastures seems like a good idea, there are some things you want to consider before quitting your job and looking for more work. Can You Find A New Job. What are you going to do to find a new job?

How To Describe Your Last Job In An Interview For A New Job

Career Realism

How To Describe Your Last Job In An Interview For A New Job. In any job interview, they’ll want you to tell them about your previous job (or your current job). Related: How To Answer 5 Tricky Job Interview Questions.

2016 83

7 Ways To Gear Yourself Up For A New Job Opportunity

Career Realism

Although the New Year has yet to arrive, many people have already decided on their resolutions for the upcoming year. One of the most common resolutions is to find a new job. A major reason behind this is the stiff competition and low job opportunities.

2013 114

Preparing for Your First Interview in Years


If you’ve been in one job or with a single company for years, the idea of making a change can be intimidating. Whether it’s been five years, ten or more since your last interview, things have likely changed. During an interview, there are a lot of questions you expect to hear.

2018 213

how can I brace myself for my toxic new job?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: After searching for over three months, I finally received a job offer. While I am happy to have the offer and will take the job, I am a little wary. The warnings range from, “Your new boss is a b*tch” to “Don’t get involved in office politics” to “That place is a cesspool.” There’s nothing wrong with taking a job at a crappy company just because you need the money! You’re just there to do your job and go home.

2018 62

my new job isn’t what I signed up for

Ask A Manager

In today’s podcast, I talked to someone who’s worried that her new job isn’t what she signed up for. Here’s the letter: I recently graduated with a master’s degree a few months ago and just started a new job a month ago. The new job has moved me from a customer service/assistant role and into a role with more agency that is better aligned with my degree. In a lot of ways, I miss my old job.

2018 53

What Culture Do You Want in a New Job? Part 2

Hiring Technical People

You have your lists from What Culture Do You Want in a New Job, Part 1. Now, remember when I said you should Ask Questions of the Hiring Manager and the Interview Team ? If the answer is yes, I’ll let the interviewer lead, and go where the interview takes me. ” Same thing with testing, or any other practice that you’ve noticed makes you crazy at your current job. Agile Job Search cultural fit culture job hunt Manage Your Job Search

Five Tips to Ace your Skype Interview

Ms. Career Girl

Are you looking for a new job? Considering relocating to a new city or country? Then you may be asked to complete a Skype interview for your new position. If you are not used to Skype, sitting in front of a webcam for an interview can be an intimidating experience.

2018 181

Pregnancy and a new job


Many employers are unwilling to hire a pregnant female — they are worried that she will be gone for months after less than half a year in her new job. An interviewer can not legally ask a job applicant if she is pregnant. A pregnancy can be an amazing experience for many women. While pregnancy and childbirth are a very special experience for many women, they can cause some challenges when working.