You Want Job Security? Find An Employer Who Allows You To Moonlight.

HR Capitalist

First, hoops buddy Steve Boes e recently wrote about the willingness of companies to allow moonlighting. Rubin''s a good example from the entertainment world of how much more moonlighting is tolerated across all types of workplaces. "The true definition of job security in the new world order sits at the intersection of employer trust and ambition.". -Me. You like the quote? Me quoting myself? Looks official, right? . What a blowhard. What an a##.

#Sidehustle : It's the New Normal

Ms. Career Girl

Side hustle is just the modern day iteration of what’s been called moonlighting and second jobs in the past. Featured Goals Homepage Features Self #SideHustle apirations goal moonlighting second job side hustle side hustlesThe post #Sidehustle : It's the New Normal appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Ever feel like no matter how fast you run, you just can’t get closer to your dreams? Take the wakeup call and start moving to create some better results and a brighter future.

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Why Your Should Support Your Employees Side Hustles


Business Life freelance moonlighting side hustleLately, I’ve been giving a lot of thought to the workplace world, its culture and workplace expectations from our bosses, peers, and society in general. As young children, we are taught to pick and specialize in one job that we will work in for the rest of our lives. We work hard to generate wealth […] Source.

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8 Fields to Pursue For a Career Post-Coronavirus 

Ms. Career Girl

If you had to moonlight as a home-school teacher this past spring, perhaps you discovered a passion for educating youth. If you lost your job during the pandemic, you might consider switching fields. The workforce has changed, and continuing to cover your bills requires flexibility. It’s a challenging transition, but you’re up to the task. If you do want to seize this opportunity to switch gears, what careers remain in high demand?

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HR Trails Almost Everyone Other Career Related to Freelancing - Let's Discuss.

The HR Capitalist

Some thoughts: --We write the policies on the people side and it feels a little hypocritical to do our own thing after we wrote the blurb on moonlighting. --Our Welcome to the recession, team! It's just like any other recession, except that it was caused by a Global Pandemic, which seems a bit - extreme. But I digress.

2020 111

How to Walk Away from Something That Isn’t Working for You

Ms. Career Girl

She moonlights as a Salon Owner and Hair Stylist in Los Angeles. From a young age we are taught to, “Finish what you start.” Keep your eye on the prize.” And, “clean your plate.” What happens when your desires change mid-creation, mid-race or, horror of horrors – mid-meal? Do you stay because, “Well, I’ve put this much time into it, might as well finish it,” or some version of this? Do you keep going because to not finish is accepting failure ? What if failure wasn’t the worst choice?

2020 186

Should I include a second job on my resume if its unrelated to my career?

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb, I have moonlighted for five years at a local restaurant. It has never affected my day job. Without the extra income, I could not get by. Now I am interviewing and my friends tell me that I should not put the restaurant night job on my r ésum é Is that true? What do I say in an interview? What if they see that employment when they research me? Bethany M., New York, NY. Dear Bethany, There is nothing wrong with working a second job to supplement your income.

2012 131

Discrimination, Contracts, & Compliance, Oh My! #ELBC is Here!


Obama, FLSA, Moonlighting and More! moonlighting as an exotic dancer? Companies sometimes have policies concerning moonlighting and in some cases will punish employees when caught. Learn how you can monitor and create effective policies when it comes to the decision of moonlighting. This week Blogging4Jobs has the pleasure of hosting the Employment Law Blog Carnival.

Brand Management: Work on the Side

Careers Done Write

Moonlighting and going against the agreement can jeopardize your employment and your reputation. There may be a time during your career in which you need to earn extra money. A second job may be a good solution to boost your income. Consider how this second job can impact your brand. Of equal importance is how your employer will view your “work on the side?” ” Think carefully before accepting a second job. Review Your Employee Policy or Employee Contract.

2015 135

Practicing Body Language Cues for Your Next Interview

Career Alley

“ A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” ” Oscar Wilde. In today’s difficult job market, finding the right employment can be an incredibly daunting and challenging prospect. In many industries, you’re going to need nothing less than an excellent resume, applicable past experiences, good networking skills, and a decent amount of luck.

2011 239

March Madness Star From Xavier Also Uber Driver.

The HR Capitalist

Look no further than Xavier''s Matt Stainbrook, who also moonlights as a Uber driver. . Need a workplace connection to the NCAA Tourney/March Madness? Cool story, bro. More from ESPN : . Since he started in September, Matt has chauffeured students in the wee hours leaving bars, and older couples heading out to a quiet dinner.

2015 112

Are HR Leaders Ready to Hire Candidates with Criminal Histories? #SHRM19

The HR Capitalist

Koch is run by the Koch brothers (Charles and David), who moonlight as political fundraisers/operatives on the Republican side of the aisle. If you’re a SHRM member or even remotely following major initiatives within the world’s largest association of HR professionals, odds are you’ve heard of “ Getting Talent Back to Work ”, a pledge drive to promote the hiring of candidates with criminal histories.

2019 107

How To Finance Your Career Change: The Complete Guide (With Real-life Stories And Honest Numbers)

Career Shifters

Moonlighting. Whether it's freelancing after-hours, testing out a passion project, or launching a business in a small, low-risk way, moonlighting takes a lot of the risk out of starting a new path, and gives you the chance to make some money on the side before you make a leap. Top strategies for moonlighters. Moonlighting takes a lot of time and energy. Our Content Manager, Lisa, boosted her moonlight business by reducing her hours in her day job. Moonlighting.

2018 157

Top 5 Blogs in the #Workplace


Finding the right candidate isn’t always moonlight and roses. Each week Blogging4Jobs brings you the Top Workplace Blogs of the Week. These blogs come from all across the internet and highlight important topics being discussed in the space. We serve as your weekly recap of top blogs that we’ve read throughout the week. If we’ve missed any, let us know. TOP BLOGS OF THE WEEK.

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who was your weirdest coworker?

Ask A Manager

We’ve heard lots of stories of odd coworkers here — like the one leaving fingernail clippings in a reader’s desk , or the one who had problems keeping his eyes off women’s chests , or the one moonlighting as a prostitute on her lunch breaks.

my company won’t let me DJ on the weekends — and refuses to say why

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: My employer enforces a moonlighting policy whereby employees are required to obtain permission from an HR manager before they can work a second job. Being aware of my employer’s moonlighting policy, I immediately asked an HR manager permission to work my weekend gig. I don’t know of any specific state law on moonlighting.

The Best of Melbourne in Three Days

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re there during the warm months, the gardens host the Moonlight Cinema and theatre performances. The post The Best of Melbourne in Three Days appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. You know that saying, “It’s five o’clock somewhere?” ” Well, it’s springtime, somewhere. That’s right, it’s easy to forget. While those of us in the U.S. and the U.K.

2016 115

Career Inspiration: Finance Director by day, TV host by night…with Morenike Ajayi [PODCAST – EP 26]

Mildred Talabi

At night however, she moonlights as the executive producer and presenter of Career Nuggets, a TV talk show that focuses on business and career development and airs on OHTV Sky 199 every Tuesday and Saturday. Last month I started a new segment of The Science of Successful Job Hunting podcast called “Career Inspiration”.

2016 62

What It Takes To Change Careers In Midlife - life@work


Volunteer, work as a temp, or moonlight to try something out first while minimizing risk. Volunteer, work as a temp, or moonlight to try something out first while minimizing risk.

2009 149

Millennials: Fickle or Pragmatic?

Ms. Career Girl

Because we have the need to be self-sufficient in as many aspects of daily life as possible, we have given new meaning to the term “side hustle.” While our parents may have had a side job or done some moonlighting, we’ve put a new spin on it. The post Millennials: Fickle or Pragmatic? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. With each great generation comes a new type of thinking. Generation X were our parents, and before them the Baby Boomers.

2016 106

To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question

Ms. Career Girl

You can moonlight all you like. The post To Freelance Or Not To Freelance: That Is The Question appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. There are several factors to consider when deciding whether or not to declare yourself an independent contractor as opposed to a company employee. Some of these considerations are personal (you like to be your own boss) and some are professional (you can earn more by streamlining production and taking on more clients).

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

Resume Bear

Good times… Quick peek inside the podcast: 01:35 – If they raise taxes in January, its going to be a FUBAR 04:04 – One in 14 students defaulted on their student loans in ’09 08:00 – In this economy, you’re going to tell me people don’t wanna’ moonlight?

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PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? | Resumebear.

Resume Bear

Good times… Quick peek inside the podcast: 01:35 – If they raise taxes in January, its going to be a FUBAR 04:04 – One in 14 students defaulted on their student loans in ’09 08:00 – In this economy, you’re going to tell me people don’t wanna’ moonlight?

2010 208

60% of Employees Haven’t Gotten Useful Feedback From Boss in 6 Months


Sometimes that means losing their home to foreclosure in order to pay their other bills, moonlighting at a second job, or working at a crappy job that didn’t give a damn. Sometimes that means losing their home to foreclosure in order to pay their other bills, moonlighting at a second job, or working at a crappy [.] Surviving Work. Since 2008 and the recession, employees have gone into survival mode. They are surviving work.

2013 128

Worried About Your Best Employees Starting Their Own Businesses? Trap Them With An Internal Incubator.

The HR Capitalist

You can become a hard-ass and put out strong policies against moonlighting in similar jobs/industries, . If you're like a lot of companies, one of the biggest threats to losing your top talent - the best of the best - is those individuals leaving to start their own companies. It's a 1% problem. Only the most talented people have the means and the courage to leave to do this.

2016 73

Finding Your Career Path

Ms. Career Girl

A lot of Gen Y’ers I know have something on the side of their day job: freelancing, moonlighting, passion projects. I don’t have statistics to back it up, but my guess is that freelancing and moonlighting wasn’t all that common for Gen X and Boomers.

2010 186

How A Gorilla, A Basketball And 'Vuja Dé' Can Help You Discover The Career Change Options You Didn't Know You Had

Career Shifters

Florence started out as a self-employed graphic designer, moonlighting alongside her day job. Stumped for ideas for your future career? Stuck in a Groundhog Day of list-making, job site scrolling or soul-searching? Natasha shares the story of Florence, a career changer who found her calling through an unconventional, back-to-front approach. There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception." – Aldous Huxley.

2016 143

9 Essential Apps for Freelancers

Ms. Career Girl

That’s 53 million Americans, some of which freelance exclusively, with others moonlighting in freelance jobs. The post 9 Essential Apps for Freelancers appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. According to Forbes, more than one third of US workers are freelancers now. Freelancing is, in itself, more respected nowadays as a career path, with 65% of respondents to a Freelancers Union survey.

How To Dominate The Job Market After Graduation

Career Realism

Moonlight. How To Dominate The Job Market After Graduation Work It Daily. You did it! You managed to survive the long nights cramming and countless research papers. Now comes the most rewarding part of your undergraduate education, graduating. Can’t get hired? Watch this free tutorial.).

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4 Pieces Of Career Advice For College Graduates Looking For Work

Career Realism

Moonlight. You did it! You managed to survive the long nights cramming and countless research papers. Now comes the most rewarding part of your undergraduate education: graduating. It's normal to get lost in the chaos of purchasing your cap and gown, wrapping up final projects, and saying goodbye to friends on campus. However, you shouldn't let these things distract you from being ready for reality after you cross that stage.

The HR Technology Conference: I Don't Often Recommend Conferences, But When I Do.

HR Capitalist

If that's not enough, consider for a moment that Bill moonlights as the "most interesting man in the world" featured in those Dos Equis commercials. As has become an October tradition - I’m going to be moderating a panel at the 15th Annual HR Technology Conference in Chicago , October 8th through October 10th. I like this show a lot, and I'm really happy to be presenting again. I've attended, and it was really worth it - something I don't say about a lot of shows.

Hate Your Job?


Set up a free web site and moonlight. If there is anything that the recent recession and debt crisis have taught us, it is that no job is worth wasting your life over. Before the recession, if you hated your job, you could at least say that you had some measure of security. That’s a fair trade, right? But that security, as we have seen, is non existent. Therefore there is no reason to sit there at a job that you hate. You just need a plan to get out.

Jobs For Older People


It is no big leap to join a writing website or freelancing service and apply their skills and knowledge to moonlighting. Older people are ideally suited for jobs on the Internet. Most older people can read up-close because they have glasses for far-sightedness, and most older people regularly check e-mail for important updates from friends and family.

a decade of Ask a Manager

Ask a Manager

The coworker moonlighting as a prostitute during work hours (and the update ). Ask a Manager turned 10 yesterday. Side note: This is crazy to me. I started the column on a whim — literally, just thought it would be something fun to do while my then-boyfriend was out and I was bored — and assumed it would attract three readers and one of them would be me.).

Is Penelope Trunk Feeding Gen Y “Career Crack”?

Ms. Career Girl

I feel that our generation views “moonlighting&# or having a side venture (whether paid or not) as normal. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us! Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Is Penelope Trunk Feeding Gen Y “Career Crack&# ?

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3 Rules high achievers never break

Penelope Trunk

I ended up planting some bulbs in the muted moonlight of thick snowfall. In case you were wondering what happened to the 20,000 bulbs I planted , here they are. But don’t worry that this is going to be a post full of happy Spring cheer. That sort of post would embarrass me. First of all, these bulbs didn’t come up until after spring.

2013 86

asking my boss to move his vacation days, I’m being laid off and don’t want a goodbye lunch, and more

Ask A Manager

From 2006-2008, I moonlighted as a part-time lecturer at a local university. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Can I ask my boss to move his vacation days during our busy period? I work in university administration, and my boss is at the “use it or lose it” stage of his vacation time, so he will often take four-day weekends to use up the days. No problem.

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“I will confront you by Wednesday of this week” and other holiday stories

Ask a Manager

Keep in mind that we did not have a bunch of moonlighting Broadway extras working there. Here are some of my favorite highlights from last week’s post asking people to share their strangest office holiday stories. Honestly, #2 probably deserves its own post but here we go: 1. “ A couple years ago, my company bought a plot of land with an old house on it next door that we planned on tearing down so we could expand.

2017 36

short answer Saturday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

Or offer to do some moonlighting? It’s short answer Saturday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. When your interviewers are stiff and not conversational. I have a friend who had an interview this morning for an assistant position (she’s been out of college for a year). I had her read your blog to prepare and I helped her as well. After her interview, she called me and told me that she thought it went ok.

2013 57

wee answer Wednesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

You can certainly tell your boss that you were approached about this and are interested in doing the work, but I’d be prepared for your boss to be less than thrilled about you essentially undercutting the company and moonlighting for a client. It’s wee answer Wednesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. My boss told my coworker and me to decide which of us will get a promotion.

2013 56

should I do mediation with my incompetent boss, recruiter said she felt used when I turned down an offer, and more

Ask a Manager

What if the person doesn’t notice the issue and is mortified to discover they’ve been moonlighting as Captain Picard for months? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Should I really do mediation with my incompetent boss? I am an admin at a small company, 15 employees, and have a high-anxiety supervisor.

2016 28

30DLBL Day 26 – Write Your Bucket List

Personal Excellence Blog

41.Walk on the beach under the moonlight holding my bf’s (my husband by then i hope) hand.

2010 86

I don’t speak French but my job requires it, do I have to tell my boss I’m writing about astrology, and more

Ask a Manager

The day job has an employee handbook — explicitly identified as not a contract, but guidance — and the guidance given therein on “Moonlighting” asks that I check with the practitioner before engaging in outside activities “that bring discredit or embarrassment to [the practitioner].” It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I don’t speak French but my job requires it.

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