What Skills does a Payroll Manager Need?

Career Alley

While ‘Payroll Manager’ may not be the most glamorous of job titles, it’s an interesting role that requires a good balance of skills, and so great for people who enjoy both working with numbers and working with people. Good luck in your search.

Does It Pay to Get a Job in the Payroll Field?

Resume Bear

A new year means new opportunities for many individuals, both those already working and look to change jobs, along with those seeking to find work for the first time. For job seekers, the goal is to find something that offers challenging work and decent pay. One field that always seems to need workers is payroll, specifically payroll clerks. Payroll personnel often times deal with co-workers and their questions over compensation, benefits, time off and more.

Shave Time Off Your Job Search By Being A Smart Shopper

Career Realism

Shave Time Off Your Job Search By Being A Smart Shopper. Earlier today, I was speaking with a client who is finishing her bachelor’s degree and preparing to begin her job search. Related: How To Approach Your Job Search Differently. Payroll?

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Shave Time Off Your Job Search by Being a Smart Shopper

Career Realism

Earlier today, I was speaking with a client who is finishing her bachelor’s degree and preparing to begin her job search. Is it any wonder it takes some job seekers months to land a job? Successful job seekers follow the same approach. Payroll?

2012 114

Brain Research Shows Power of Storytelling in the Job Search.

Career Rocketeer

Neuromarketing, [link] ] What could this research possibly have to do with your job search? Well, imagine, for example, the implications in a job interview. This new research suggests just one reason stories are powerful tools in the job search. Job-seekers for many years have been advised to respond by deploying a Situation (or Problem or Challenge) à Action à Result structure, often referred to by the acronyms SAR, PAR, or CAR.

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Shave Time Off Your Job Search By Being A Smart Shopper

Career Realism

Earlier today, I was speaking with a client who is finishing her bachelor’s degree and preparing to begin her job search. Is it any wonder it takes some job seekers months to land a job ? Successful job seekers follow the same approach. Payroll?

2013 83

Career Advice For Surviving Automation In The Workplace

Career Realism

News reports about people losing their jobs to robots have become more frequent and will only continue to increase. Always Be Aware Of Where Your Job Stands via GIPHY Honestly, this is good career advice for anyone.

2019 72

Inside The Mind of a Successful Manager

Career Alley

Good luck in your search. What Skills does a Payroll Manager Need? Career advice Careers Great Managers how to be a good manager Job Search Jobs self help Self Improvement Pepperdine University Online MBA Degree. This is a Guest post.

2013 208

Work With America’s Best Executive Recruiters

Executive Career Brand

The 250 Top-Ranked Executive Search Firms in America and 8 Tips To Work With Them. When you’re proactively job-hunting, you need to take advantage of every opportunity to advance your job search. According the online job search expert Susan P.

Looking For Job in 2017? Find Companies With These Hot Employee Perks

Ms. Career Girl

The post Looking For Job in 2017? Whether you’re in a rut with your current job or just starting out, look for companies that offer a few perks in addition to a great salary and traditional benefits such as health insurance, dental care and a 401(k) match.

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5 Tips for Landing a Government Job

Career Alley

The largest employer in the US is Wal-Mart, at well over 2 million jobs. million in a variety of jobs. A small percentage of these jobs are tied to who’s in office, but most are (or can be) lifetime jobs. This is the US Governments job search site.

2015 190

Want to Choose a Resume Format that Suits your Profile?

Ms. Career Girl

The job possibilities for an expert in finance and accounting are almost endless. They include payroll, tax, accounts payable, sales, accounts receivables, management and sometimes, marketing. A work experience of 5 years or more will land you a high-earning job.

2018 190

What Industry and Where You Live Helps in Finding a Job!

Resume Bear

economy out of a deep recession, your chances of finding job depend a lot on where you live and what industry you’re hoping to work for. The patchy pace of job creation is reflected in the latest jobs data. Some occupations have been all but immune to the job downturn.

2013 197

Losing Your Job Sucks– 8 Steps to Secure Your Next Job

Competitive Resumes

Losing your job is never easy. A job loss situation is often followed by confusion, frustration, pain, etc. But how you react to your job loss is more important. And they have helped me secure new jobs in a short time (even recently). Should you look for another job?

2016 136

6 Things That Happened When I Quit HR


Two years ago I quit my job as an HR Director. Maybe you’re in HR, and you hate your job. Work people are only nice to you to suck up and keep their jobs. I hated my job, too. HR Job Search Life Work change human resources life Meredith Soleau

2015 171

The Interview: Piece of Cake

Resume Writing

Resume Writing Blog: Creating Prints Master Resume Writer | Certified Resume Writer | Expert provides free resume writing information, resume help, tips, advice, career job searching tools, online social networking via this Resume Blog, Resume Writing Blog, Career Blog. Blog Home Page Career Books Resume Quote Services Offered CreatingPrints Website Job Search Links Executives Nursing « Are You Evolving Into The In-Demand Professional of Tomorrow?

2009 50

My Worst Interview

Career Alley

Job interviews are kind of like beauty contests. So off I went on an interview with a well-known payroll services company in their software support department. Why they wanted to interview me I will never know (I really was not the right person for the job).

2014 194

Top Paying Careers For Females In 2017

Ms. Career Girl

They recruit, interview, and hire for the company, as well as tend to payroll and additional training. Education Job Search News top paying careers for womenIt is undeniable that there is still a sizeable pay gap between men and women in every state and industry.

2017 130

Landing a High-Paying Job in Tough Times


As the Australian job market is softening, finding a well paid job is becoming a more challenging task than before. Landing high-paying jobs in the current business environment requires not only education and talent, but also a lot of work invested by job seekers.

2013 130

6 Reasons to Consider a Career in Organizational Management

Career Alley

This often means limiting activities in your social life and working after-hours to get the job done. Several graduates become assistants or specialists in this industry and complete a wide range of responsibilities, such as screening, interviewing, hiring, and training job candidates.

2013 193

“Employment Experience” – The Truth Behind the “Branding”


HR should, most definitely, “answer to the man” if the man is representative of EVERY single employee on the payroll. They are controlling their job search, they are becoming their own voice. What is the Truth?

2013 133

Career Opportunities In The U.S. Military

Career Alley

Currently, there are about 2,800 military finance and accounting managers who perform typical accounting tasks such as bookkeeping, payroll, audit, and budgeting. The aforementioned jobs are just some of the many career opportunities in the U.S.

Companies hire skill sets, not job titles

Write Solution

He told me I’d see by his job titles, nothing in his background related to help desk work. He ran and reviewed payroll, ensuring accuracy, prior to submission. ” Companies hire skill sets, not job titles. A recent client had just completed his computer science degree.

2013 85

4 things to negotiate before accepting a job offer

Ms. Career Girl

The post 4 things to negotiate before accepting a job offer appeared first on Ms. We all know that amazing feeling when you get a call from a recruiter with a job offer, saying that you got that awesome job you’ve wanted so badly! A better job title.

2016 165

June Jobs Report: the Ugly, the Ugly and the Ugly

Resume Bear

If Hollywood were to make a film about the June jobs report , it would be called The Ugly, The Ugly and The Ugly. Typically, the monthly jobs report contains some good news, some bad news and some ugly news. The services, mining, and leisure and hospitality sectors all added jobs.

2011 191

Virginia & Maryland Tech Sales | TML (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

Car allowance for Sales Reps, mileage reimbursement or company vehicle lease (including gas, insurance, and detailing) via payroll deduction for Service Techs. Virginia & Maryland Tech Sales | TML (A Xerox Company) Work It Daily.

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid To Go Around HR To Get The Interview

Career Realism

If you want an interview, you should never get online, find the job listing, and apply for it online. Related: Top 10 Ways To Get A Job Interview. It does to a lot of job seekers I work with. He contacted the hiring manager, and within weeks, had the job offer.

2016 72

Are Temp Agencies for Me?

Resume Bear

Either you are looking for a job, or you are a business owner looking to hire someone. The temp worker will come in knowing how long the position is for and without expectations of staying on that could bring on an uncomfortable situation once the job is over. Because there is not a lot regulation with staffing agencies, sometimes the workers aren’t really skilled to be performing the jobs they are hired for or may not be reliable. It can be tough right now to find a job.

3 Ways To Quantify Your Experience With Numbers

Career Realism

Although most people understand the general idea of this, I find that job seekers often struggle with applying this idea to writing their resumes. Implemented new payroll and tax accounting systems that saved firm $1M in personnel costs over the next 10 years.

2015 114

How to Find a Job 65% Faster

Resume Help Blog

Home Our Partners About Us Resume Writers Resume Help – Lesson #1 Resume Help – Lesson #2 Resume Help Blog Stand Out From The Crowd In Today's Job Market MBA Online Recent Posts Putting the Employer First Advice for New Graduates to Compete Successfully How To Save Money On Your Car Insurance The Anatomy of a Hostile Government Takeover – Obamacare at six months. Up to that point, 20 weeks of job hunting had produced zero job interviews.

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Put a Ring on it. 2012 Employment & Jobs Outlook.


Job Seekers to Employers: Put a Ring on it. Experts are anticipating the best job market in 2012 since 2008, and I think that’s a good thing. Jobs will be created and unemployment will decrease. Her job is fulfilling and also challenging.

2012 125

The Frightening Fact New Grads Should Know Before Entering The Workforce

Career Realism

If you’re not familiar with what a contract job is, it’s a job that typically has a defined start and end date, and by ‘end date,’ I mean the date you will be laid off and lose your job. Contract jobs are detrimental because they typically have no benefits whatsoever.

2014 105

Best Careers 2010

Catherines Career Corner

Tweet As these last two years of payroll slashing comes to an end, traumatized job seekers and anxious students wonder where on earth they’ll find work—and if it will stick. All about Jobs Career Career help Empowerment Jobs Leadership and Career Management 11 Job Search Resolutions Best Careers 2010 Best Jobs Career Advancement Career Success Job Seeking Strategies

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7 Common Job Hunting Mistakes Students Make

Career Realism

It’s because job hunting is complicated, especially for those who are entering a new field as newly graduated professionals. Related: 11 Job Search Commandments For College Grads. Not tailoring cover letters and resumes to the job listing. How To Find A Job.

2014 114

2 Ways To Prove Your Value On A Resume (Or LinkedIn Profile)

Career Realism

Let’s suppose you’re an internal auditor who’s implemented new payroll and tax accounting systems that will save your company $200k in staff costs over the next three years. Job Search Resume

2015 114

How to Fix Four Common Resume Mistakes

Career Solvers

If so, it may be time to perform a checkup on your resume to improve the overall health of your job-search campaign. The job description. These resumes list job responsibilities galore and often look like the writer literally cut and pasted their job description into the resume.

2011 89

No Resume? No Problem for Daredevil’s Karen Page


Karen Page starts out season one of Daredevil as a client of attorneys Foggy Nelson and Matt Murdock (aka Daredevil), but by the time they’ve cleared her of all charges she’s already landed a job at their office as secretary and paralegal. It’s a plot point that must be infuriating to every viewer who’s stuck in a long and demoralizing job hunt, but it also hits close to home. HR Job Search millennials Networking resumes

2016 62

Are You Getting The ‘Dirty Ear’ When You Network? (You Better Hope Not!)

Career Realism

Whether you’re job searching or just trying to keep your current job, there are few things every professional should know when they network. So I say, “How’s the job hunting going?” Job Search career

2013 91

How To Use Employment Reports For Your Career

Career Realism

Sometimes we hear unfamiliar terms such as “non-farm payroll,” “involuntary part-time,” or “discouraged unemployed.”. Job Search careerEach month, U.S. employment statistics are reported. We hear that unemployment is slightly down, up, or stable.

2013 93

Tired Of The Same Old Same Old? Try A Franchise!

Career Realism

Are you cruising along in a job that you can do with your eyes closed, maybe even with your hands tied behind your back? His last job with the billion-dollar company ITT Corp. Before long, Clouser lined up another job doing exactly what he had been doing for 30 years.

2015 85

5 Really Dumb Employment Practices

Career Solvers

I’ve been reading about and talking to people who have had bad job search experiences. This one is at the top of the list because of the recent Associated Press article about a job seeker who was asked to share his Facebook user name and password during an interview.

2012 85

“Tinder for Jobs” Sexualizes the HR Industry #HRTech


The amount of PR email filling my inbox lately touting an HR technology and/or app as the “Tinder for Jobs” is in poor taste. I don’t believe our job candidates want to be either. Tinder for Jobs Sexualizes the HR Industry. Please stop sending me press releases saying you are the next “<insert trendy tech app name> in Jobs, Hiring or for Work.” Delightful modern payroll. (If HR Social Media HR tech HRtech tinder for jobs

2015 98

Why I Support Illegal Internships

Career Realism

Except he had “intern” in his job title, and he wasn’t getting paid. On-the-job training, which has fallen out of favor for reasons I’ll explain below. ” In fact, workers of all ages have been staying at jobs for increasingly shorter periods of time.