Should You Relocate for a New Job?

Professional Resume Services

Getting a new job offer is exciting, especially if it comes with a significant salary increase. However, many executives only look at the size of the paycheck and don’t look at other aspects, especially if a job relocation is required. Think About Your New Commute To Work.

2017 151

How To Evaluate New Job Offers

JobMob

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 99

Have a ‘Pre-Existing Creation?’ Protect it in Interviews and Job Offers

Sklover Working Wisdom

One inquiry she received from a large hedge fund intrigued her so much that she entered into serious talks with them for a senior executive position that included very substantial compensation, great working flexibility and significant job security. Her “mirror image” concern was how she could use her “Golden Goose” on the job, yet not lose any of her rights in and to it. First, her new job went very well, and her compensation was very significant.

2018 100

New Year - New Job? 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid

Jobacle

Being offered a new job is exciting. This job offer is an opportunity for a fresh start while advancing your career. However, during the first few months with a new employer, many rookies unknowingly make several mistakes in an eagerness to impress their employers.

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 166

How to Survive in the New Job Market

Jobacle

The job paradigm in the United States has always been constantly shifting. The important thing, especially for a worker in 2018, is that you have your resume out there, constantly, trolling for a new and better job. WHAT ABOUT JOB TRAINING? Career Advice job market

2018 141

6 Ways To Secure A New Job

Career Realism

The traditional approach to finding a new job has been to look out for advertisements for roles you fancy. However, there are other ways you can go about securing that ideal new role. Related: 10 Ways To Network Your Way To A New Job. Job Websites.

2014 114

Why You’re TERRIFIED To Find A New Job (Even If You’re Completely Miserable)

Career Realism

Why You’re TERRIFIED To Find A New Job (Even If You’re Completely Miserable). You hate your job. Every Sunday night, you tell yourself that you’re going to finally quit and find a new job because you just can’t take it anymore. Yes, starting a new job can be scary.

2017 91

“New Job, First Week – Seven Questions You Should Always Ask”

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ”: It just never ceases to amaze me: new employees encounter needless difficulties – and lose out on significant benefits – for one simple, yet avoidable, reason: they simply fail to ask a few important questions during their first week on the job. . At some companies, employee benefits begin the first day on the job; at other companies, benefits don’t begin until after three months of full-time employment.

2013 143

6 Things to Consider When Accepting a New Job

The Undercover Recruiter

A lot of time the job search is regarded as the employer choosing who they want to work for them, but what about the other way round? We don’t all have the privilege of being too choosey when it comes to landing a job; but when making big career decisions you don’t want to make.

2015 112

5 Reasons Why You Won’t Get a Job Offer

Career Alley

A tremendous amount of time and effort goes into preparing and succeeding in getting a new job. Many people face rejection during the job search process and most have no idea why they did not succeed in getting the job. Interviews Career Tips Job OffersUpdating resumes, leveraging your networks, going on interviews, etc. Sometimes it’s obvious (not qualified, your […].

2016 178

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.”

Counter Offers are Counterproductive

Blogging4jobs

Counter Job Offers: We each bring our own personal experiences to the table. One of the search firms where I worked several years ago dealt with a pretty severe counter offer situation. He had previously thought a counter offer was an impossibility.

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Ring in the New Year with a New Job!

Professional Resume Services

A professional resume writing service can help you find the perfect new job. With the start of the new year, job hunting may be more important to you than ever, whether you’re on the lookout for a change or just beginning.

2016 158

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 113

New Job Opportunities with Financial Startups

Resume Bear

While startups are typically associated with Silicon Valley and the tech industry, the financial sector is booming with new talent and fresh companies that are springing up all over the world. These are the kinds of financial firms that people are turning to for jobs.

2012 265

New Job, New You

Learning Voyager

When you start a new job, it can be a roller coaster ride. Situate - By accepting the job offer, you have situated yourself in a whole new place. A new context. What is your new position? The sooner you can get a good sense of your new situation, the better. Align - Vital to your success in a new position is alignment. What are the goals and objectives of your new boss, your new team?

2017 43

Offer Letter or Company Plan – Which One Governs?

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : Case History 1: Joseph signed an Offer Letter that said the following: “The Company will provide you and your family with health insurance coverage, subject to the terms provisions and conditions of the Company Health Insurance Plan.” So, the “terms and provisions” of the Plan essentially took away what the Offer Letter had seemed to provide Joseph and his family. No other compensation is being offered to you. Negotiating terms of New Job?

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10 Things to Consider When Evaluating Job Offers

Career Alley

You got that job offer, now what? Take a look at this special guest post on how to evaluate your job offer (by yours truly) : How To Evaluate New Job Offers While you are there, take a look at the other great articles on careers!

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3 Weaknesses ALL Career Changers Must Address When Looking For A New Job

Career Realism

3 Weaknesses ALL Career Changers Must Address When Looking For A New Job. When looking for a job, career changers have it tougher than most job seekers. In fact, there are three major weaknesses all career changers have to overcome when looking for a new opportunity.

2017 85

The Job Counter Offer – “Should I Stay or Should I Go?”

Career Alley

The job market in technology is hot! Even if you aren’t looking for another job, you may be approached with another opportunity. An initial phone interview led quickly to a face to face, and now you have an offer. Maybe you needed a new challenge or work environment.

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Five Things to Consider When Seeking a New Job

Position Ignition

When searching for a high-level job, there are many things besides salary to consider. You have likely spent time and effort polishing your portfolio and CV to show employers what you have to offer them. The next step is to research what benefits the company has to offer you.

2012 221

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

10 Ways To Network Your Way To A New Job

Career Realism

Getting a job can be a major challenge, especially if it is your first job or you’re over 50. Think of the job market in your area and how many people will be applying for a job listed on an online job board or local newspaper. Good luck and happy job-hunting!

2013 114

The ultimate job offer rule

Cube Rules

You can taste the job offer right after the job interview — sweet! The perfect job! The interview went so well and the job fits great…now all you have to do is wait for the job offer to come in. A new job is right around the corner!

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my new job is a nightmare built on a hellmouth

Ask A Manager

I don’t know if it is just my local market or if it is like this everywhere, but in the course of working for several different companies I encountered everything from sexual discrimination, retaliation, and a whole host of other crazy, unacceptable things culminating in being fired by a manager because she thought I might try to take her job. I had been unemployed for a stretch before that job, and my savings still hadn’t recovered from that.

2018 72

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

When To Turn Down A Job Offer

Career Realism

When To Turn Down A Job Offer. When you’re looking for a job, you’re probably going to see opportunities out there that you shouldn’t take. But when does it make sense to turn down a job offer? It’s important to access every job opportunity very carefully.

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3 Signs You May Be Ready for a New Job

Career Alley

If you’ve been thinking about a job change for a while, it might be time for you to get more serious about it. Many people delay changing jobs and looking for a new one for too long, and by the time they quit, they’re at their breaking point.

2013 180

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

4 Signs That It’s Time To Look For A New Job

Career Alley

Have you recently found yourself wondering whether you should start looking for a new job? With the economic climate as it is, many people feel like they’re stuck in their current roles, even though they might be desperate to find something new. Here are 4 signs that it’s time to look for a new job. If this sounds like your current job, it might be time to look elsewhere. You aren’t offered any career progression.

2013 135

We’re pleased to offer another new “Model Letter”:

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you are soon to start a new job, you are likely to be subject to a pre-employment screening, often called a “Background Check.” The worst-case scenario would be for you to resign, start the new job, and then two weeks later, be told your “past issue” disqualifies you, and are fired.

2018 130

5 Reasons Why You Won’t Get A Job Offer

Tim's Strategy

Today’s post is about why you won’t get the offer. As a job seeker, you always want to believe that you are ready for the next job. If leading a team and setting a vision for a team is on the job’s to do list, you need to interview with strength.

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New Job Search And Career Help Videos With @aboutdotcom

Tim's Strategy

A few months ago, I filmed some new job search and career help videos for about.com with the help of my good friends at Geffner Productions. You can also go watch them on my YouTube channel – that way you can see my snazzy new intro video. Top 5 Reasons To Quit Your Job.

“My Offer Letter says ‘Pay or Play.’ What’s that?“

Sklover Working Wisdom

The offer letter I received says that it’s for one year, and is “Pay or Play.” Looking for a New Job? We offer a 152-Point Master Checklist of Employment Negotiation Items to help you “remember everything and not forget anything else.” Here is a typical “Pay or Play” provision in an employment offer letter or contract: “The agreed term of employment is 12 months, called the “Term.” Job offer on the way? Good luck on you new job.

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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

“My new job is not the promised job. What do I do?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question : Hi, Alan, I am a Corporate Communications professional and have recently changed jobs. In fact, the top brass of the company will soon be leaving when new people are taking over. Now, before joining this company’s Internal Communications function, my new boss and I discussed the job description, and my function, which was to link up with the Global Marketing Team. I am concerned that I am reacting too early on my new job.

2011 154

The New Job Search Strategy Tool: First Reactions

Tim's Strategy

Since we launched the job search strategy tool into public beta, we’ve had some great feedback. Do you need to build a successful job search strategy ? For those of you who’ve already found a job – awesome and congrats!

The “I am Not Restricted” Clause In Offer Letters

Sklover Working Wisdom

A client contacts us quite pleased to have received a job offer, and asks us to do a “simple review” of the offer letter or employment agreement. The client’s request is almost always a sensible one, because almost always their job title and salary have been agreed upon, and everything else seems to be just “the usual stuff.”. My first question is often “Are you sure you can take the job?” There goes that new job.

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

Jobacle

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

Offer An Expression of Gratitude

Sklover Working Wisdom

Will Strengthen Your Job Security: Offer an Expression of Gratitude To At Least One Person. To make it a touch easier for you, we offer a list of “50 Great Expressions of Workplace Appreciation and Gratitude.” This week, at work, do something that is.

2015 141

7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting The Job

Ms. Career Girl

The appeal of a job offer after a long period of searching quickly tempts you to say “Yes!” You read the job description, rocked the interview and that’s that — but it shouldn’t be. Here are seven questions you must ask yourself before accepting the job.

2018 206

4 Reasons To Say No To A Job Offer

Tim's Strategy

I don’t recommend that job seekers say no to a job offer unless there’s a good reason. That’s why when one of my most promising customers told me she was reluctant to accept a job offer at a leading hotel corporation, I advised her to consider the circumstances.

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