The Perfect Proposal! How To Let Your Partner Know Exactly What You Want

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Perfect Proposal! But being ecstatically happy with your boyfriend doesn’t mean that he’ll automatically know how to propose to you. Maybe he’s more outgoing than you and you’re terrified he’ll propose to you in public. If you would like him to propose in front of your family, emphasise how important it is to you that your family is involved in all the big events of your life. Propose To Him Yourself. The post The Perfect Proposal!

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Proposal Writing Pretty Much Sucks.

The HR Capitalist

Ever read a proposal? Here's what I have in my last proposal for travel costs: "Travel will be passed through at cost. Of course you have. . The suits pretty much run the norms that are expected. To the point where the standards aren't related to legal necessity. They're really related to conformity and being boring as hell. Don't take chances, don't take risks. Don't stand out. It's awful. Do people really prefer talking like that? The people I know don't.

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Proposal Writing Pretty Much Sucks.

HR Capitalist

Ever read a proposal? Here's what I have in my last proposal for travel costs: "Travel will be passed through at cost. Of course you have. . The suits pretty much run the norms that are expected. To the point where the standards aren't related to legal necessity. They're really related to conformity and being boring as hell. Don't take chances, don't take risks. Don't stand out. It's awful. Do people really prefer talking like that? The people I know don't.

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How to Write a One-Page Job Proposal

Career Realism

There’s something else you can be using in your job search to land your ideal position: a one-page job proposal. Job Search Resume & Cover Letter advice career expert job proposal seachTired of old-fashioned? To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com.

Resume vs. One-Page Proposal: A Side-by-Side Comparison.

The Undercover Recruiter

Introducing the one-page proposal. the one-page proposal is lauded as the solution to the common resume. However, how will people turn to one-page proposals if they don’t know what they are? Here is a side-by-side comparison of the resume and the one-page proposal: 1. One-page proposals are new. The one-page job proposal is a relatively new concept and it’s not especially common in hiring situations. One-page proposals focus on the employer. Tweet.

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How To Write A One-Page Job Proposal

Career Realism

How To Write A One-Page Job Proposal The good news? There’s something else you can be using in your job search to land your ideal position: a one-page job proposal. What Is A One-Page Job Proposal? Similar to a business proposal, a one-page job proposal sums up why the employer should hire you. In the proposal, make reference to your skills, qualifications, education and past accomplishments—and tell them how having these on board will benefit the organization.

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5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Writing Business Proposals (or Any Pitch for That Matter) [Examples Included]

Personal Excellence Blog

I often receive business/collaboration proposals and pitches for PE. Today, I want to share five common mistakes to avoid when writing business proposals, or any pitch for that matter. While my recommendations are subjective, they are based on my experience receiving AND writing collaboration proposals and pitches for the past years of running my business. When it comes to a business email/proposal/pitch, you are expected to be sharp and to cut right to the chase.

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I was fired from my internship for writing a proposal for a more flexible dress code

Ask a Manager

We decided to write a proposal stating why we should be allowed someone leeway under the dress code. We accompanied the proposal with a petition, signed by all of the interns (except for one who declined to sign it) and gave it to our managers to consider. Our proposal requested that we also be allowed to wear running shoes and non leather flats, as well as sandals (not flip-flops though) and other non-dress shoes that would fit under a more business casual dress code.

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I was one of the interns fired for writing a proposal for a more flexible dress code

Ask a Manager

You may also like: about those interns fired for petitioning for a more casual dress code… I was fired from my internship for writing a proposal for a more flexible dress code update: should I remove any mention of a controversial issue from my resume? I was one of the interns fired for writing a proposal for a more flexible dress code was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

The Day I Was Proposed To (Thank You Ken Soh :) )

Personal Excellence Blog

Some of you have expressed interest in knowing how I was proposed to, so here I am sharing the story. This proposal is a happy event in my life and I simply want to share the joy with all of you whom I regard as important people in my life. Already Saw the Proposal Coming. So here’s the thing–I already knew that Ken, my boyfriend and now my fiance, was going to propose to me because he told me he wanted to marry me since the first week we got together.

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Tech Companies Impacted By H-1B Proposed Changes During Trump Administration

Workology

Silicon Valley is still eagerly awaiting proposed changes as part of Trump’s likely executive order which warrants more research of visas and immigration especially the H1-B. In 2017, there will be 85,000 H1-B visas approved with 20,000 of those reserved for Master’s degree holders. But the question begs, which companies are likely to be more […] Source. HR H-1b visa h1b immigration

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Lessons from Rejection

The Job Quest

It can be getting passed up for a job you applied to, losing out on that big promotion , having your proposal for the department shot down, or becoming unemployed (which isn’t always a rejection, but it feels like it is).

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A Handy Spelling Guide: Top 12 Words You Need To Stop Misspelling

Personal Excellence Blog

I know that I definitely pay more heed to an e-mail that is free from errors than one which is laden with mistakes ; the former holds my interest longer and hence has a higher chance of achieving its objective , while the latter heads straight to the trash folder faster than you can spell the word “embarrassment” (Read: 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Writing Business Proposals (or Any Pitch for That Matter) [Examples Included] ). Can you spell?

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Is it Fair to Check a Job Applicant's Credit Rating?

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010 Is it Fair to Check a Job Applicant’s Credit Rating? Sixteen states are proposing legislation to ban credit checks on job applicants. Hawaii and Washington already ban credit checks on most job applicants.

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Are Looks Important in a Marriage Decision? (Would I Have Married Ken If I Didn’t Find Him Attractive?)

Personal Excellence Blog

Dating Love Marriage Attraction Beauty Dating Myths Divorce Ending a Relationship Ken Soh Lust Physical Attraction Proposal Relationships Singlehood Soulmate Spouse Wedding“Hi Celes, I’ve read your soulmate series on how you met Ken. Can I ask you a question: Would you have married him if you weren’t PHYSICALLY attracted to him?

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S.F. weighs protecting ex-cons seeking homes, jobs

HireCentrix

A proposal being circulated at City Hall would make it illegal for landlords and employers to discriminate against applicants solely because they were "previously incarcerated.". Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise. Contact Us. My Profile. Share Your Experience. Submit an Article. Login / Register. Support Us. HCX Jobs. Search. Explore Articles. Category Info. Business/Client Dev & Marketing.

How to find the most fulfilling careers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Thanks to dating sites, we have a great way to gather data about the human condition without having to write grant proposals to the National Science Foundation. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to find the most fulfilling careers Posted to: Finding a career | Fulfillment March 14th, 2010 Del.icio.us

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Google Rejected Employees’ Plea to Reform Its Sexual Harassment Policy. Here’s Why That Is a Big Mistake

Evil HR Lady

Google employees walked out in protest over sexual harassment policies and practices and last week, the shareholders submitted a reasonable proposal that failed (along with all other shareholder proposals). Rejecting a proposal to assess sexual harassment policies basically states we’re happy as we are.

2019 137

List of Cities with Paid Leave Ordinances. Will Austin Be Next?

Workology

Now that I’m a resident of Austin, I’d like to talk about a proposed paid sick leave ordinance that is up for a vote by the Austin City Council on February 15, 2018. The proposed ordinance mandating. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR Work AUSTIN mandated sick leave paid leave sick leave

Beware of Career Marketing Firms

WorkArrow

He was asking me to evaluate a proposal he had received from a career marketing firm. His proposal cover letter opened [.]. Last week I received a request from a family member of mine in transition. He wanted my opinion because I’m a career coach–and because I myself had once been victimized by a similar firm. Career Change Scams

2012 113

Good Jobs, Bad Jobs, and the Right Job

WorkEngagement

Responding to questions on proposed tightening of Employment Insurance requirements, Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said to reporters, “There is no bad job, the only bad job is not having a job.” ” When invited to discuss the topic on CBC … Continue reading →

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Would A Robot Tax Protect Jobs?

Workology

Bill Gates has an interesting proposal to offset the impact of robots on jobs: make them pay tax. In a March interview with Quartz, Gates pointed out that the increasing pace of automation. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Business economy future of work jobs robots

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Presenting Yourself for a Job That Does Not Exist…Yet

Careers Done Write

Take the time to review your career history to uncover examples of your past accomplishments relevant to the job you are proposing. Build a Proposal. Without the support of a senior manager, your proposal to change the company structure or add a new position could seem presumptuous or inappropriate. Be ready to hear that the idea is not good, not ripe, or if you are not the right candidate for the proposed new position.

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Want to Increase Jobs? Eliminate These Laws

Evil HR Lady

Politicians are always proposing new laws to fix problems. But what if we eliminated laws instead? What laws would you get rid of to decrease the unemployment rate? To keep reading click here: Want to Increase Jobs? Eliminate These Laws

2011 109

Series on Creating a Custom Job Out of Thin Air (Part 6): Courage, Follow-Through, and Accountability

WorkArrow

In the previous installment of this series, I talked about the stakeholders and gatekeepers involved with your wonderful job proposal. That’s a good thing, because now it’s time to get to work on those critical people. You have your clear statement of the compelling organizational need, which you tested with many people in part 2. [.]. Career Change Custom Job

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Top Ten Freelance Jobs Websites

Position Ignition

It has both 'hourly' and 'fixed' price projects which you can bid for by sending in a 'proposal'. The number of freelancers in the UK and US is growing yet it is not always obvious how to build your pipeline of work. That's why we've put together this list of freelance job websites to help you explore the platforms available for you to build your career, portfolio and work: PeoplePerHour - says it's the UK's number one freelancing community.

Want to Increase Jobs? Eliminate These Laws

Evil HR Lady

Politicians are always proposing new laws to fix problems. But what if we eliminated laws instead? What laws would you get rid of to decrease the unemployment rate? To keep reading click here: Want to Increase Jobs? Eliminate These Laws

2011 100

No, Election Day Should Not be a Federal Holiday

Evil HR Lady

That can sometimes cut into a work day, and because of that many people are proposing that we make election day a national holiday. Tremitiere, editor-in-chief of the Northwestern University Law Review, proposed making it a holiday for the following reason: Voting on Tuesday was a good idea in the 1800s, when Wednesdays were market days, weekends were dedicated to worship, and farmers needed time to travel to and from their county seat’s election box.

Four Tips for Negotiating a Flexible Work Schedule

Ms. Career Girl

Create a proposal that ensures your manager and your team will feel confident that the work and the quality of the work will be the same, it’s just the format and schedule in which you will do that work will be different. The U.S.

2020 164

Venice Cruise Ship Fiasco: Create a Workplace-Related Caption for This Rough Landing Video.

The HR Capitalist

My LinkedIn rep proposing to triple the cost of my annual contract". "My In case you missed it, 65,o00 ton cruise ship MSC Opera recently crashed into a Venice dock, taking out a smaller ship and injuring a few people to boot. On June 2, the 2100 passenger/13 story cruise ship laid on its horn as it came crashing into a busy dock, the Washington Post reports.

2019 96

What Happens When I’m Forced to Go Non-Exempt?

Evil HR Lady

I’ve already heard rumors in my company that their intentions are to make the exempt employees who are making less than the proposed new minimum wage into nonexempt employees and schedule us for 36 hours per week. I have been an exempt supervisor for the past ten years. With all this talk of the changes to exempt federal minimum wage, I have some questions.

2015 179

Someday My Raise Will Come — Won’t It?

Evil HR Lady

Now, I’ve learned my compensation will be discussed only after HR signs off on the raise he already proposed, without allowing any input or conversation from my end. About five months ago, my supervisor assigned to me major new responsibilities at work, including managing four people and one aspect of our budget. When I asked to discuss my compensation in light of the added workload, he said it could only be addressed as part of my annual review.

2015 179

Congress Realizes New Overtime Rules Stink

Evil HR Lady

Last summer the Department of Labor released a new proposal for a change in overtime laws. The change hasn’t been implemented yet (the proposed date is September 2016), but business owners are already in a panic. Significantly, regardless of job duties, employees will have to earn. 50,440 per year before they can be considered exempt from overtime. The previous threshold was only $23,660, so this throws a lot of jobs–an estimated five million, in fact–into the pot.

2016 126

7 Tips to Avoid Losing Your Shirt (a la Air France Execs) Over Layoffs

Evil HR Lady

Angry union protestors ripped off two Air France managers’ shirts after Air France announced the proposed layoffs of about 3000 workers. This is exactly the type of scene you want to avoid if you are in the unfortunate position of announcing your own layoffs. Here’s how to lessen your chances of violence when letting people go. Don’t do business in France. Okay, that’s pretty ridiculous, but culture matters a lot. French unions like to protest things loudly.

2015 169

First Steps in Tackling the Year of the FLSA

Workology

By now, you’ve certainly read countless articles and blog posts discussing the recently proposed rulemaking that will more than double the minimum salary required for a worker to be classified as “exempt” under the Fair Labor Standards Act. The implications of the proposed rulemaking are fairly clear, but the real question is: what can and should you do going forward? My good friend Eric Meyer recently wrote that this is the year of the FLSA, and I couldn’t agree more.

2015 99

Innovation is Best Way to Establish Competitive Hiring Advantage

Workology

They are an innovative hiring solution that allows for candidates to submit business proposals based on a series of challenge questions that the employer provides. Candidates complete a 1 page business proposal offering a solution to a challenge presented that is formatted in one page. Proposals allow candidates to showcase their business skills similar to how I do when completing RFP’s focused on experience, business results and innovation presenting a solution at hand.

2013 98

The #1 Way For Recruiters To Build Creditability With Candidates.

The HR Capitalist

The intent and meaning behind proactively examining whether a proposed career move makes sense with the candidate is simple: 1--You don't want quick churn as a recruiter, so it make sense to the get the candidate's view of the opportunity, judging what they value most about job in question. If a recruiter is good at what they do, they'll talk to a lot of people in a given week. Some of those conversations are short, some are long.

2019 134

Pro Baseball's Return to Work: A Plan HR & Youth Baseball Moms Can Love.

The HR Capitalist

These are just some of the proposed protocols in a 67-page document concerning health and safety that Major League Baseball delivered to the Major League Baseball Players Association on Friday night.

2020 95

Secrets to Great Job Interview Thank You Letters

Resume Bear

Let’s discuss three types of thank you letters: standard thank you letter, follow-up letter, and hiring proposal. Hiring Proposal: Here is where it gets interesting. A hiring proposal is a detailed report that states exactly what you intend to do if hired by the company. If you choose to write a proposal of this nature, you must have a full understanding of the company’s goals, capabilities, and resources.

2011 186

How Many People Lie on Their Resume? | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 How Many People Lie on Their Resume? A lot, according to a survey done by Forensic Psychology and information culled by Jobacle. The most common resume lies are about salary, credentials, job performance, job responsibilities, and job skills. Read more about the statistics related to lying on your resume and fess up (anonymously) if you’ve ever lied on your own resume here.

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Office Politics: Overcome The Office Shark

Ms. Career Girl

But no…each time she managed to get a proposal approved, Pat began talking it down, in public, to anyone who would listen Jeanine knew she had to put a stop to it. Politics Again. Jeanine locked her office door and let her smile collapse. She was so angry! Ambushed again, by that jerk Pat. Why did Pat have to undermine everything she did? They were on the same team!

2020 149

FLSA Changes and What #HR Needs to Know #SHRM15

Workology

Before reading this blog, you might want to take a look at Mike Haberman’s blog on Exempt vs. Non-Exempt employees to understand these proposed changes to exempt employees. . Earlier this week the Department of Labor officially proposed changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) in terms of the amount companies now must pay exempt employees in regards to overtime. Under the proposed changes that amount would more than double to $50,440.

2015 98

How old does your resume make you look? | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Thursday, December 30th, 2010 How Old Does Your Resume Make You Look? As an older job seeker , writing a resume can bring an additional set of challenges. It can be hard to know what to include and what to leave out of the document when you have had a long work history, and it may have been years since the last time you even needed a resume. Resume etiquette has changed, and it is important to change along with it.

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