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 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 168

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.

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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

Time for a new job?

RedStarResume

If you hate your current job and wish you were doing something different than it’s time you took control of your career. It all starts with a new Resume! We offer an easy 3 step process which will have employers and head-hunters knocking on your door.

“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

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

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 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

Workology

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

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.

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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 115

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 87

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 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 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

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 147

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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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

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

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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“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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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

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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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

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

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

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 71

A new job

Evil HR Lady

I joined my current company in the month of October,2009.The company with whom I am working now,it is already settled in IT.But,they are very new into BPO business.So I can not leave also because before accepting this offer I rejected other offers by thinking that this company is offering me good designation as well as package.Now I am in a big mess.But,still I feel that this company is a reputed company in IT market so they will try to settle in BPO as well.So

2009 100

A new job

Evil HR Lady

I joined my current company in the month of October,2009.The company with whom I am working now,it is already settled in IT.But,they are very new into BPO business.So I can not leave also because before accepting this offer I rejected other offers by thinking that this company is offering me good designation as well as package.Now I am in a big mess.But,still I feel that this company is a reputed company in IT market so they will try to settle in BPO as well.So

2009 100

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 231

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 205

The “Seeking a New Job Letter” – Often Overlooked, but Highly Effective

Sklover Working Wisdom

ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ”: For over 30 years, we have assisted employees in their job transitions, and that means employees who are losing or leaving their jobs. For the vast majority, that transition is a transition to a new job. So, how do you find a new job? . You never know where your next job will come from. . A few years ago I received a mass-distributed email that expressed something like the following: “I NEED A JOB!!!!!!”

2012 116

I have a few questions before starting a new job

Careers Done Write

Hi Deb, I received a job offer. Ask Deb jobsHowever, I had a few questions before starting. I have written three times with various questions. Each time I write it takes the director of the department more than a week to reply.

2012 182

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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