Hot Careers in Transportation

Career Alley

Careers in the transportation industry can be as exciting or diverse as those in the other industries. From commercial driving for trucks that carry automobiles to working as an expedited freight transporter, job prospects are often plentiful and varied.

Living in Ubud, Transport: Scooters, Taxis, and Go-Jek

Personal Excellence Blog

Transport in Ubud. The main form of transport here is the scooter. Scooter is the main form of transport in Bali/Ubud Scooters everywhere. mafia) operating in Ubud that ensures that supply of transport is restricted and prices are kept high.

Traveling in Holland: Land of Bicycles, Public Transport and Going to Other EU Countries

Personal Excellence Blog

While cycling may seem like a laborious/unglamorous mode of transport at first sight, it quickly shows itself to a top choice when commuting. The average person in Holland is quite in shape. Traveling Within Holland - Public Transport.

my boss snooped in my personal email account, my employee quit smoking and is being a pain, and more

Ask A Manager

My employee quit smoking and is being a pain. Recently, she decided to quit smoking. I’m really proud of her, and she’s been doing an awesome job — she quit cold turkey over two weeks ago, and hasn’t had a single cigarette since. I have traveled for work in the past and have used public transportation. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss snooped in my personal email account.

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how to use a foot in the door, quitting a job you like, and more

Ask A Manager

How to quit a job you like. I have only quit jobs when I was unhappy, and in those cases you suggested resigning by saying something like: “I want to let you know that after four years with Chocolate Teapots Inc., ” But how do you quit when you like your job? Of course, I have studied your interview guide, and I wouldn’t dream of quitting until I have an offer in writing. It’s wee answer Wednesday — seven short answers to seven short questions.

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Banish Meeting Boredom

Ms. Career Girl

Meetings can also be quite expensive! Conducting meetings doesn't always have to be done in a roundtable with overhead projectors, with costs of transporting people from one place to another. The post Banish Meeting Boredom appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2016 157

Job Relocation? 5 Tips to Make Moving Easier

Ms. Career Girl

of diligent efforts, there’s nothing quite like the offer letter with your name on it. So are those metal milk crates you thought you’d use someday worth transporting? The post Job Relocation? 5 Tips to Make Moving Easier appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2016 157

Robots Taking Jobs – But it’s Going to Be Okay

Jobacle

The first jobs that robots will reportedly be taking over are customer service representative jobs and transportation jobs. We’ve already seen quite a bit of this popup, like hotel concierge robots, airport cleaning robots, and driverless and pilot-free transportation.

2017 170

The Travel Checklist: 7 TIPS FOR A WORRY-FREE VACAY

Ms. Career Girl

Having done a bit of traveling both for business and pleasure, I’ve had quite a number of “note to self” moments when encountering a less than ideal situation or seeing a nifty approach to traveling from people I meet along the way. This one is quite simple but often neglected.

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Women In Business History Who Should Never Be Forgotten

Ms. Career Girl

When the transportation revolution hit in the early 1800’s, Lukens’ iron was at the top of the list for steamboats and railroads. More than her social contribution to the world, Addams was quite the genius at fundraising, statistical knowledge, and business management.

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Conquering That Horrible Commute

Ms. Career Girl

So you can’t quit your job? Public Transportation. I would do this, but Idaho’s public transportation system is woefully inadequate. The post Conquering That Horrible Commute appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I am one of the 151.3 million Americans who commute to work.

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Girl Gets Date: Meet Real Career Girl Camille Virginia

Ms. Career Girl

CV: Public transportation! I had never taken public transportation and I wasn’t used to people being in my circle of space. If you’re not passionate about it, you’re going to quit. The post Girl Gets Date: Meet Real Career Girl Camille Virginia appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

Still Career Hunting? Look Into These Lucrative Part-Time Jobs!

Corn on the Job

Some of these suggestions can be really quite lucrative – and if you play your cards right, maybe you could even turn them into a full-time job that pays you very well indeed! A lot of people are making pretty good money for a few hours of their time transporting people. Flickr.

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What’s so trendy about machine learning? Why’s everyone crazy about it?

Imarticus Learning

Machine learning has become quite the trend, you must be noticing a lot of people opting for this particular course. Transportation : Transportation is one field, where analyzing data helps in making some of the key decisions. The data analysis of machines learning can help both public and private sector transportation in many different ways. So today we will tell you what the fuss is all about.

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10 Most Dangerous Jobs in the US

Resume Bear

I ncidents involving some means of transportation topped the causes of fatal work injuries. The TV shows that focus on some of these dangerous occupations have built quite a following over the recent years.

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Head to the islands of Zakynthos

Ms. Career Girl

We found cheap flights to Zakynthos to be quite frequent. But the mode of transport we enjoyed the most was the boat.

2014 139

6 Hot Jobs for Pilots Outside of the Standard Airlines

Career Alley

You would be responsible for safely transporting their cargo from your location to anywhere it needs to go. This is often a good option for those who don’t want to spend a lot of money on flight school, just remember the requirements to get into military flight school are quite strict.

Occupational Health Concerns: Realistic Work Safety Career Advice

Career Key

Finding another job first, then quit your current job. The reality is that quitting a job can reduce the value of an employment claim and get your unemployment benefits denied if your safety complaint is not believed. Do you have occupational health or work safety concerns?

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Fun Careers That Don’t Require A 4 Year Degree

Career Alley

Graphic designers can develop their portfolios outside of the college setting quite easily through apprenticeships or freelance work. Home care may sometimes include housecleaning, transportation, cooking, laundry, or just being a friend. Some of the most successful people in the world have never set foot inside of a college classroom.

2014 175

What is Machine Learning and Does It Matter?

Imarticus Learning

ML is quite integrated in our everyday lives, so much that we might not be consciously aware how frequently we are using the application.

2019 52

Attention Millennials – Fix Your Financial Situation with Little Effort       

Ms. Career Girl

Public transportation has improved a lot. Some of them pay quite well, and the only “work” you have to do is show up – how’s that for no effort? You may be under-employed; you may be unemployed.

2017 136

Balance Gained? The Cellulite Truth

Workology

In prepping to launch the boats and get everyone to the place we would spend the day, there was a bit of walk to the dock where transport and ferrying would take place. Getting Physical. Several years ago, I jumped into power walking.

2013 139

The US Economy Added 156,000 Jobs in September

Workology

Wholesale trade, transportation and warehousing, information, financial activities, and government also changed so little as to not be worth talking about. unemployment continues to be quite low but underemployment is much higher — it’s closer to 10%.

5 Ways GPS Technology Is Making Your Life Better

Ms. Career Girl

Zombies Run – This app ties your phone’s GPS in with a variety of fully voice-acted missions that transport you into a world overrun by zombies. It is, quite literally, a real-world treasure hunt. The post 5 Ways GPS Technology Is Making Your Life Better appeared first on Ms.

I feel unsafe in the neighborhood I work in

Ask A Manager

The majority of the time, I need to take public transportation to work, which involves about a 10 minute walk to and from my office. I know that some people have quit without notice because of issues with people in the neighborhood, but most of my coworkers seem to feel they are overreacting. It’s the Thursday “ask the readers” question. A reader writes: I am a woman in my late 20s, and work for a nonprofit in a mid-sized city.

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MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

We spend “left-over money” on technology gadgets, killer apps, insurance, transportation and recreation. Finding the right employer is quite another. SUBJECT: Work responsibly.

Emerging Computer Science Career Opportunities

Career Alley

A major in computer science and IT is quite promising in terms of career opportunities and growth. Moreover, the rewards for these jobs are quite lucrative.

2014 180

For Writers: Old Homes With Secrets, Car Living, and Scottish Men in Kilts. How To Create Compelling Settings In Your Books.

Ms. Career Girl

The setting can increase the tension and the conflict, transport the reader to paradise or to terror, and ratchet up the odds, the mystery, the romance or the thrill ride. The post For Writers: Old Homes With Secrets, Car Living, and Scottish Men in Kilts.

2017 152

Relocating? Things to Think About Before the Big Move

Career Alley

If you’re lucky enough to have a job waiting for you in the new city, you should only be worried to have enough money for a flat deposit, bills, living costs and transport before your first payday and you’re set! Work out a timescale and how much you’ll need (living costs, food, bills, rent, transport, little extras) and make sure you budget. What kind of transportations are there? “ Control your own destiny or someone else will. ” – Jack Welch.

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Cuba: What You Need to Know Before You Go

Ms. Career Girl

The National Peso (CUP) or the Convertible Peso (CUC) values do vary quite significantly. Public transportation is the best way to get around, whether in a bus that goes from major cities, or taxis that are around the cities themselves.

“Fired after I resigned; will it affect my open job offer?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

That said, it is quite possible that your future employer might still reach out to your former employer in the course of doing “background checks” on you. If that takes place, it is quite likely that they will come back to you wanting to know why you are no longer there. But fear is the first human instinct, and quite often people unnecessarily focus upon what might go wrong, as opposed to what might go right.

2014 109

Cow-a-Bunga at HR Tech, Dude! Surf’s Up!

Workology

As you can imagine, it is quite an undertaking and if you have ever attended a conference with a busy expo hall, you know the work organization that goes into all of the plans. It has been quite a project that I am happy to come to fruition this week.

2011 109

The Benefits Of Cycling To Work

Career Realism

Cycling to work and leaving the car at home seems to be becoming a popular mode of transportation, especially when the Tour De France providing something of an inspiration at this time of year.

The Best Paid Engineering Degrees

Career Alley

Although student debt can be quite substantial, this is not the case, especially if your degree is in engineering. They supply a huge range of sectors ranging from transport to manufacturing; to construction to the distribution of power.

5 Must-Have Qualities Of Great Bus Drivers

Career Realism

Related: 5 Step Road Map To A Career In Transportation Management. C&J Bus Lines, one of New England’s premier transportation providers is looking for passionate drivers to join their team. On Friday, I Quit Google – Here’s Why. Every passenger has a story.

2014 114

Should America Be Going Green: The Pros & Cons of the Legalization of Marijuana

Corn on the Job

You may be wondering why this topic is appearing here on Corn on the Job and the answer to that is actually quite simple. Brace yourselves; Corn on the Job is getting political. Brace yourselves again; we’re talking about weed.

2015 106

6 Profitable Jobs in the Public Sector

Career Alley

While public jobs normally offer certain advantages such as job security, benefits, and opportunities for pay hikes and career advancement, certain public service jobs are quite lucrative in terms salary. Public transit attendants are responsible for ensuring that passengers aboard city buses, subway trains, and other public means of transport travel in relative safety and comfort. Public service attendants in large bustling cities earn quite decent wages.

2013 138

having my baby on video conferences, bumper stickers when you drive clients in your car, and more

Ask A Manager

It would be one thing if she were just parking in the lot at work, but she uses her car to transport clients frequently. However, it is quite rare in my workplace that anyone decides to submit an award nomination of their own accord, so I think prompting someone may be necessary.

2018 77

Why Being The Best On Paper Does Not Always Mean You Will Get The Job…

Career Alley

We are a recruitment business specialising in finding temporary and permanent jobs for professionals within the transport and utilities sectors. We’ve had quite a colourful and exciting journey to get where we are now.

2012 176

bad manager or deliberate saboteur?

Ask A Manager

Some of the sabotage tips sound quite familiar from some of the reader letters. Transportation: Make train travel as inconvenient as possible for enemy personnel. A reader writes: I thought you might find this old OSS/CIA manual from 1944 as interesting examples of bad management. The purpose of the manual was to instruct employees and citizens of enemy states to sabotage the enemy from within.

2016 62

#AffirmationChallenge Day 5 [Gratitude]: “I’m grateful for everything in my life.”

Personal Excellence Blog

The bus/train is taking so long to arrive… why is the public transport here so bad?? I often grumble (to myself) about the public transport being late, even though I’ve traveled widely and I know that the public transport system in Singapore is easily one of the best in the world.

2014 93

Get your hustle on! Four winning lessons for succeeding in hard times

Mildred Talabi

We had our first taste at the airport when a young man of about 18 years old with sun-kissed skin appeared from nowhere, took our suitcases – without asking – and started pumping his way to the coach that was to transport us to our hotel in Hammamet.

2013 97

update: I had a fling with my new boss’s then-husband

Ask A Manager

I ended up quitting rather than working for her. I did have an interview but the hiring manager “saw red flags” when I was unable to provide a current reference from either job I have had in the past (the one where I worked with the father of my child and the one I just quit) and only had a single reference for 12 years of work in the form of my now retired former manager.

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