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Career Shifters

"You're in the driving seat. You can make a change if you're just brave enough to take the first step.". Linda Bridge was searching for a fresh challenge. Just when she thought she'd found her new niche, another opportunity came her way… Here's how she made a two-step shift into a career she loves

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The Beyonce Syndrome, Career Aspirations, and Unconscious Bias

Competitive Resumes

The Beyonce Syndrome. Our definition of the show is about the career woman who has it all and does it all. Many feel it’s not enough to achieve the recognition for women to gain the same opportunities as men.

If All Hiring Managers Were Like This One, We’d Have an Amazing Workforce

Evil HR Lady

Have you ever applied for a job you thought you were perfect for, and then heard nothing? Have you ever gone on a job interview, thought you nailed it, and got total radio silence? The answer to both of those questions is probably yes. You’re left wondering what you did wrong and what you could do to better next time, but no one will tell you. In fact, even if you ask directly for feedback, you probably won’t get any.

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The Latest Employee Engagement News #17

David Zinger

ONE TIP – ONE RESOURCE – ONE TOON. Again. It is easy to have our engagement with work or a task slip away. Perhaps our mind wanders or we get lost surfing the internet. Just say, “again” and renew your engagement. You may have many slips but you can always begin again.

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I didn’t get a job because I was a bully in high school

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’ve been trying to break into a niche industry (30-40 jobs in a city with a population of 3 million) for a while now. I’m in my late 20s, and though it took me some time to decide what I wanted to do with my life, I have finished my degree and completed two internships. I’m working part-time in a related field and freelancing while searching for a full-time job in the niche industry.

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Survive and Thrive: 5 Must-Read New Books For SideHustle Success

Ms. Career Girl

The post Survive and Thrive: 5 Must-Read New Books For SideHustle Success appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. If you’re like many of the 9 to 5, 8 to 5, or 8 to whenever crowd, you probably have plenty of moments wishing you could turn that idea or hobby into a real business.

2017 21

CLONES: When Employee Referrals Make Your Average IQ Go Down.

HR Capitalist

You and I love employee referrals. We wish we could get more of them. But, for the rare company that can generate 25% or more of it's annual hire goal from this source, employee referrals can actually weaken the company DNA. Here's why. High volume employee referrals mean: 1.

2017 18

5 Jobs In Health Care That Don’t Require A Medical Degree

Career Alley

Many of us would love an opportunity to work as a doctor, surgeon or nurse. The trouble is, medical school requires and exemplary academic record and a huge financial investment! That doesn’t mean a career in health care is out of reach, though. There are hundreds of different jobs available in care that don’t require […]. Medical Industry Medical Careers Medical Field

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Is Consulting in Your Future?

Learning Voyager

Quite a few of my clients wonder if they should change their career path and go into consulting. Yesterday, I was being interviewed by someone who is thinking of making just such a career change. He had asked if he could "pick my brains" about what I do. At one point in the call, he interjected that "It sounds like you are a counselor or a coach quite often." I responded that I prefer to use the term consultant.

2017 18

Why You Should Ask ‘What Do You Do in Your Spare Time?’

The Undercover Recruiter

As the interviewer or recruiter during a job interview, it’s your job to use all the questions at your disposal in order to determine whether the candidate is right for the job or not. As we all know, a person’s skills and abilities, no matter how impressive (or unimpressive) they may be, are just part. View Article. Why You Should Ask ‘What Do You Do in Your Spare Time?’ ’ Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2017 17

my intern told a horribly offensive joke at a meeting with other companies

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: Every spring, the company I work for hires interns. This year I was assigned an intern to train and manage for the first time. Two days ago I had a project meeting at another site and my boss said I should bring my intern as it would be a good experience for him. Up until this point, my intern’s behavior had been nothing but professional.

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A Career That Cares

Career Alley

Most of us would say that we value job satisfaction above all. Though society states that money matters most, evidence would suggest otherwise. Why else would so many people go into the care industries? The pay isn’t great, but the satisfaction with these jobs is second to none. We all want to make a difference, […]. Medical Industry Career Opportunities Medical Careers

2017 16

Want a Successful Executive Job Search? Run It Like a Small Business

Executive Career Brand

7 Steps To Land a Great-fit Gig: Be the CEO of Brand You. If you’ve been in a job search for a while, and not much is happening, you’d be wise to re-jig your strategy, and start thinking of running your job search like it’s a business. That’s what wise job seekers do.

Why No One Is Calling You After You’ve Applied To Over 100 Jobs Online

Career Realism

Why No One Is Calling You After You’ve Applied To Over 100 Jobs Online. Work It Daily. No one calling you back after you’ve applied to over 100 jobs online? You’ve spent HOURS of time filling out applications and you still haven’t seen any results. Why is that?

2017 14

Level Up Your Personal Branding

Resume Writing

Taking control of what recruiters and hiring authorities find when they search for your name online isn’t just smart — but critical in today’s digital and global job search landscape. So, what have you done to steer your online image the right way?

Ways to Protect Your Career

Career Alley

A career is not just a job. It’s not just a way to make ends meet. It’s a way somebody chooses to live their life for a significant period of it. Because of this it needs to be protected, and it needs to be protected at all costs. There is nothing wrong with protecting your […]. Career advice Job Loss

2017 16

Letting Your Imagination Go Crazy Or Outlining And Organizing

Ms. Career Girl

The post Letting Your Imagination Go Crazy Or Outlining And Organizing appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Number four in a series of twelve. To outline, or not to outline, that is the question. The other question is: How many pieces of chocolate in one day is one piece too many? But, alas, I digress.

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HR CAPITALIST DEFINITIONS: "Gone Dark"

HR Capitalist

Gone Dark (ɡɒn dɑːrk). You know this one: 1. A phrase to describe a person who previously was communicating with you, but now returns no message that you have sent for a period of days or weeks without explanation for the change.

2017 12

9 Ways To Help Your Staff Stay Productive (Even When They Are Tired)

The Undercover Recruiter

Deadlines, big projects, and seasonal rushes can put a strain on the best of companies, as your team puts in extra hours and extra effort to ensure the job is done well. Still, they’re only human and it is understandable if the quality of their work after days and days without a break might not.

2017 12

Avoiding Self-Destruction With A Career In Construction

Career Alley

If a career in construction has always been your dream, whether you’re just started a new job at a company or you’re looking for work, then you’ve got a long and exciting journey ahead of you. Construction is certainly an industry in which practice makes perfect, as any training or qualifications you may have is […]. Career advice Construction Jobs

What It Means To Be a Female Executive In The Media Space

Ms. Career Girl

The post What It Means To Be a Female Executive In The Media Space appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Stephanie Mark. Her bio follows.

2017 11

How Your Company Can Avoid Becoming the Next United Airlines

Evil HR Lady

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about United Airline’s decision to force a paying customer off a flight. The passenger refused to go, was dragged off by police, other people filmed the event and United lost hundreds of millions of dollars in value. This is a public relations nightmare. While you can’t control what will or will not go viral, you can take steps to help prevent a negative news story about your employees from circulating the web.

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Employee Engagement: Universal Learning

David Zinger

Allow the world, right in front of you, to be your teacher at work and you dwell in a classroom the size of the universe. Where and how do you learn about employee engagement? Can you learn from flowers and snow? I believe they can.

Harness Your Expertise

Career Alley

You might not think you’re an expert at anything. Most of us shy away from the idea of being an expert; it seems to be a title that should belong to people who have trained for years, have more degrees than most people own pairs of shoes, and have given their lives to becoming an […]. Career advice Career Advice

2017 16

Why Your Vacation Needs Some Green Space

Ms. Career Girl

The post Why Your Vacation Needs Some Green Space appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Being deep in the green of an endless mountain range and pure blue skies frees your mind, body and soul. Inside, most people are tied to devices.

The Beer Commercial Everyone Needs to See

Evil HR Lady

How divided are we as a world? It seems like we can no longer say “agree to disagree” and get on with life. We have to accuse people who disagree with us as being morally bankrupt , but usually with more offensive word choices. When we talk about diversity in hiring we talk about diversity in skin color and gender, but not about ideas. Now, I don’t actually drink alcohol, at all. But I’m urging you to watch this beer commercial from Heineken, U.K.

Why You Should Stop Thinking About Your Career Change (And 5 Effective Things To Do Instead)

Career Shifters

Stuck in your head? Going round and round in circles trying to figure out what else you can do? There's a reason all that thinking isn't working for you. Natasha explains why and shares five fun, practical techniques you can use right away to find clarity and momentum for your career change

2017 12

Drive Your Own Career

Career Alley

If you enjoy driving, and you enjoy making money, then how does a career on the road sound to you? Does a job behind the wheel get your motor racing? Career Opportunities Self Employed

2017 16

Five Clichés and “Don’t Says” to Avoid Like the (Well, You Know)

Ms. Career Girl

The post Five Clichés and “Don’t Says” to Avoid Like the (Well, You Know) appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. At the End of the Day…Business Clichés Are Lazy Language! Those pointless little phrases you use at work might be sending exactly the wrong message (for instance, that you’re too lazy to come up with something better). Venture capitalist, speaker, and best-selling author Richard Moran explains why it’s time to ditch those business clichés.

5 Tools That Every Recruiter Needs

The Undercover Recruiter

Recruiting can be a long slog. All of the different components of the jobs, from cold calling for new clients, postings your jobs, sourcing candidates, reading resumes and performing interviews, can take up most of your day.

I keep falling asleep at work, employee won’t speak to me, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I keep falling asleep at work. I have worked as the receptionist at my current firm for over two years. In the last couple of months I have been unable to stay awake through my entire shift! I do not have a lot of tasks to occupy my time and so I often end up sitting with my head resting on my hand and nod off. But even worse is that this will happen even if I’m sitting up straight!

Who Wants A Boss Anyway? Why You Should Start Your Own Business

Career Alley

The way that capitalism has organized our society is strange in lots of ways. It is rather dispiriting when you see someone ask a child what they want to be when they group. Their sometimes idealistic answers, like the desire to ballerina or an astronaut, are humored. However, implicit in their answer is the recognition […]. Career Opportunities Business Career Oppotunities Self Employed

2017 16

Build A Better Relationship With Your Boss

Blogging4jobs

Relationships are hard work no matter matter what the type of connection it is. Some of the hardest social interactions are those within the work environment, due to minimized control over who our. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Career boss leadership

Is Your Job Search Strategy Languishing? Start ANEW!

Career Trend

The nuts and bolts of job search strategy in some instances have stayed the same for many years. For example, careerists still need … to have a great resume. to have a solid, focused resume cover or introduction letter. to know people who know people.