2020

Crafting Your Edge Instead of Chasing a Job

Ms. Career Girl

For the first time in 30 years, recent college graduates are more likely to be unemployed compared to overall workers. This is happening at a time of historic overall low unemployment rates.

2020 213

Changing Your Career Could Be The Best Thing You Do This Year: Here’s How

Career Alley

Maybe now is the time to think about a career change and really think about what you want to do. If you know what that is, then here are some of the steps to take to make it happen. . Find your Dream Job Dream job

2020 193

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How Discipline Will Empower Freedom in the New Year

Career Trend

It may seem to some that discipline equals drudgery, but there's a more empowering way to think about discipline that can lead to a life of freedom, hope and joy. The post How Discipline Will Empower Freedom in the New Year appeared first on Master Executive Resume Writing Service.

2020 187

How the Paycheck Protection Plan Can Help Save Your Business

Evil HR Lady

If you’re a small business owner (defined as fewer than 500 employees) whose functions aren’t “essential” (and even some whose are) you’re probably feeling a huge financial pinch.

2020 216

What Should I Be Adding To My LinkedIn Profile?

Professional Resume Services

Ever wonder if you are putting the *right* information on your LinkedIn profile? This is a common question I hear, “I don’t know if this or that should be on there” or “I wasn’t sure so I just downloaded/copy/pasted my whole resume to my profile.”

2020 164

Uncertain Times for Job Search: Stay in the Loop Despite the Coronavirus

Executive Career Brand

In these uncertain times for job search, the front page of the New York Times is covered with words we’re all getting used to, but which still make us fearful: COVID-19, Coronavirus, pandemic, outbreak, wartime, shutdowns, working from home, remote work, etc.

2020 139

“Waterfall Distribution” – What’s That? The Private Equity Pitch to Employees

Sklover Working Wisdom

A Note to Our Readers: At the time we are posting this Newsletter, the world is encountering the multiple tragedies of the coronavirus experience.

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10 Mistakes to Avoid if You Want a Promotion

Jobacle

It always surprises me when I meet oh so clever university graduates who have read just about every book there is on salary negotiation and career advancement but don’t have the slightest idea about how not to irritate their boss.

2020 181

?? What You Need To Be Doing To Job Search at Home in Quarantine Today

JobMob

Need to find a new job but you're stuck at home in coronavirus quarantine? There are plenty of effective things you can do while other people are in the same situation. Photo by Priscilla Du Preez.

2020 81

exactly where to report employers for violating shelter-in-place orders, by state

Ask A Manager

When I wrote on Wednesday about what to do if your employer is violating shelter-in-place orders , commenters were a wealth of information for individual states. Here’s crowd-sourced info on where to report non-compliant employers, by state.

2020 114

How Your Workspace Affects Your Mental Health and Productivity

Ms. Career Girl

No matter how much you enjoy your job, the workplace is entirely intended to elicit the maximum productivity from its employees.

2020 211

4 Incredible Tips To Help You Have Successful Career

Career Alley

For you to succeed in your career, you must know yourself. You should follow your heart and do what you are passionate about. Discover Career Opportunities Successful career

2020 173

The fears we place onto our resumes

Career Trend

Here are the top-10 resume fears on which I beg careerists to release their grip: 1. Fear of a resume that is too long. Even recruiters know that 1-2 pages is no longer the ‘norm.’

2020 135

I Got Fired in My Dream Last Night, and My Dream Boss Did It Wrong

Evil HR Lady

Do you have stress dreams? They used to be that it was the end of the semester and I’d forgotten about a class and now I was going to flunk it. Or, I couldn’t remember my locker combination.

2020 213

11 Ways to Improve a Healthy Work-Life Balance

Professional Resume Services

Are you getting overwhelmed by workplace stress and the pressure of family and friends? A positive work-life balance can help you create more time for your work and other things in your life. The busier you get, the harder it is for you to prioritize between your work and personal life.

2020 141

Executive Job Search Preparation is Hard Work. Accept it!

Executive Career Brand

The Corona virus is impacting all of us in many ways right now. We’re following guidelines to stay healthy and avoid spreading the disease. If you’re job-hunting, you may think you should put it all on hold. Companies aren’t hiring now, right?

2020 139

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”. – Stephen Covey. In good times and bad, in easy times and difficult, it’s important to keep in mind that so very much of who you are is a product, not primarily of your circumstances, but of your decisions.

2020 130

How To Avoid Shifting Into Another Career You Hate

Career Shifters

Scared of making the wrong move and winding up in another soul-sucking career? Shifting is always risky, but there is a way to test drive your ideas before you commit.

2020 190

Is Your Career in a Rut?

Jobacle

Not everyone goes through a critical period in their life when they realize they are stuck in a rut, but if you are one of the many that do find themselves in that sobering understanding, the thought can be devastating.

2020 164

Why the final blow to feminism will be autism

Penelope Trunk

Feminism celebrates women who choose paths typical to men over women who choose paths typical to women. The problem with this approach is that in the last ten years researchers have found that women who think like men are not neurotypical women; these women have Aspergers. .

2020 114

bosses are panic-buying spy software to monitor remote workers

Ask A Manager

Well, this is a terrible indictment of employers’ utter lack of understanding about how to manage remote workers : I’m quoted (in part, questioning how these managers are getting any work done themselves).

2020 101

How Being Stressed At Work Can Affect Your Health

Ms. Career Girl

This year don’t get stressed at work!

2020 203

5 Simple Tips that Will Help You Ace that Job Interview

Career Alley

There are ways you can prepare for the dreaded interview and make the right impression. Many articles on acing your interview will tell you to research the company, but you’ll help your case even more by researching your interviewers as well.". Nail the Interview interview Interview Tips

2020 176

The World Needs More Businesses that Call Bull * on Ageism.

HR Capitalist

In today's cancel culture, it has never been easier to be accused of discrimination, and never been more important to watch what you say. . But there's one big group that no one really cares if you make fun of, treat poorly or generally ignore and at times, show bias towards. OLD PEOPLE. Look around.

2020 74

Working From Home Reality Check: No, Your Employees Aren’t All Doing Yoga and Folding Laundry

Evil HR Lady

People are working at home at record levels–some happily and some not so happily.

2020 200

Top Tips and Techniques for A Successful Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Searching for a job is a crucial part of your professional career. It isn’t just about simply submitting a copy of your résumé to a recruiter and then waiting for a call.

2020 130

Reset Your Executive Job Search: What Got You There Will Keep You on Top

Executive Career Brand

When you first meet a recruiter, you may think “I’m so perfect for the job. Isn’t it obvious?” ” But their reaction will probably be “Umm, no. Excuse me, do I know you?”

2020 139

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Yesterday’s gone, and tomorrow is blind. That’s why I live one day at a time.”. – Willie Nelson. Want a great way to reduce your stress, especially in stressful times? Many of us have found that it surely helps to continually remind ourselves to live life one day at a time.

2020 130

Your Biggest Career Change Nemesis (And How To Defeat It)

Career Shifters

You're stuck in your search for work you love. You want nothing more than to wake up excited every morning, but there's something getting in the way. What is it? Natasha suggests your biggest career change adversary might be closer than you think, and offers her insights on how to overcome it

2020 186

6 Ways to Make Business Travel More Enjoyable

Jobacle

A lot of people resent the fact that they have to be away from home so much and on the road for business travel. It can be seen as an arduous out-of-hours task that can often result in you feeling as though you’re working more than you should be.

2020 164

How to Start a Freelance Writing Career

Competitive Resumes

I worked at a large, multi-national investment bank for over a decade before I started my writing career. It can take a huge leap of faith, but working for oneself has a number of amazing benefits! Of course, there are also many different challenges involved in leaving a typical 9-5 job; and it has to be said that such a move isn’t a good fit for everyone. There’s a lot of self-discovery that comes with working for yourself. Yes, working for yourself has perks.

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if your hours have been cut, you can collect unemployment benefits

Ask A Manager

You should know that if your hours are cut due to coronavirus (or for any other reason), you can file for unemployment benefits in your state. I’ve heard from some people who incorrectly believed they had to be fully unemployed before they’d be eligible for unemployment.

2020 101

8 Job Search Trends You Should Expect in 2020

Ms. Career Girl

The new year always brings some exciting new developments in the job market with it. Sometimes it’s tax cuts, news about internships, other times tax increases. New tech impacts the business world, and perhaps new job opportunities have arisen? .

2020 200

5 Essential Tools for Small Businesses

Career Alley

Starting a small business doesn’t have to be overwhelming. By using the right tools, you can streamline the process to reduce the workload on yourself and allow you to enjoy the challenge of running your own company. Career Advice Small Business

2020 153

Let's Look at Glassdoor Reviews.For Glassdoor the Company!

HR Capitalist

I woke up this morning and learned that US weekly jobless claims jumped to 6.64 million in the week that ended Saturday, per the US Labor Department. That is more than double the prior week's report, which itself reflected filings that more than quadrupled the previous record.

2020 66

3 Ways the Coronavirus Has Changed Your Workplace for the Better

Evil HR Lady

Chances are, your organization made massive changes due to Coronavirus shelter-in-place and other orders. Some of them should be temporary, but some of the changes should be permanent. Let’s look at a few things that have changed. Destigmatized Working From Home.

2020 192

Working Virtually Amidst Covid-19

Professional Resume Services

Many of us have been working from home for years. Now called a “Virtual” or “Remote” environment, with the global healthcare crisis consuming daily activities, many more of you are getting the opportunity to see that “working from home” isn’t always as glamorous as it seemed when you were working.

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