|Careers & Employment Information|
Five Qualities Employers Want
More than ever, employers want employees who can produce results! Here are five qualities employers seek in such employees.
1. Attitude. You hear a lot about folks with "an attitude". If you've got "an attitude", lose it! Employers want employees with these attitudes:
* "Can do" attitude
Smart employers hire for attitude and train for skill.
2. Process Thinkers. Doing your work well used to be good enough. Now employers need workers that both do their work well and think about how they do their work simultaneously!
Do you ever perform a task more than once? Do you do it the same way the second time? Shame on you if you do!
Think about what can be done:
Then change how you do it. Your employer will love you for it!
3. Problem Solvers. Face it, we consume someone else's product at work and produce a product for someone else. How well you manage the chain above you and support the chain below you effects how well the company works. Employers want folks who know how they affect everyone else's work and affect it positively.
Communicate clearly what you need from the folks who produce the product you use. Be receptive to the needs of the consumers of your product. You're all working to accomplish the same goal - make the process as smooth as possible for everyone!
4. Emotional Intelligence. I rode the subway to and from work in Washington, D.C. for over 20 years. If I had a nickel for every conversation I overhead about bickering, uncooperative co-workers, I'd never have to work another day in my life!
Employers want employees who are:
Not Judgmental. Give your co-workers the benefit of the doubt. Focus on getting a result or solving the problem at hand. Ask yourself, "Do I know all the facts?" Judging puts you in an emotional quagmire. Don't go there!
Above Hearsay. In court, testimony is inadmissible unless the witness tells what he or she observed with his or her five senses. Don't repeat anything that you don't know first-hand. Build credibility by not taking sides or gossiping. Report only what you know! Don't speculate!
Don't Project. Psychologists tell us that we see our own faults in others' behavior. Know yourself and what you don't like about yourself, and then deal with it outside of work! Don't project it onto your colleagues.
5. Aligned with the Company. In their book, A Simpler Way, Margaret Wheatley and Myron Kellner-Rogers posit that we gather in organizations to do work we can't accomplish alone. But we must make sure our personal life vision is aligned with the vision of the company.
If we can't support the company's vision, we withdraw our energy from the company and invest it elsewhere. Neither you nor your employer is well served if you can't support your employer's mission. Do your homework before, during and after your interview. Check the company website, it's annual report and anything else you can find about it. If you can't support the company's purpose, find one you can support!
Employees with results-driven attitudes, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, emotionally well adjusted and aligned with the company are worth their weight in gold! Figure out how to be this way yourself and employers will clamor to work with you!
Copyright 2005 by Fruition Coaching. All Rights Reserved.
Rick Hanes is a life and career coach, writer, outdoorsman, gardener and tireless advocate for living life with purpose and passion. He founded Fruition Coaching in 2004 to lead the fight against leading lives of quiet desperation. Check his website at http://www. fruitioncoaching.com to contact him about rekindling the fire of your life!
Employment Expertise: Getting kids excited about careers in IT Sentinel-Standard
From Dec. 4-14, more than 2000 third, fourth and fifth grade students throughout West Michigan will have special visitors coming to their classrooms: local IT ...
Disabled American Veterans helps vets find great careers We Are The Mighty
DAV, Disabled American Veterans, is a long-running nonprofit started by World War I veterans to help transitioning veterans access all the benefits for which ...
We Still Believe That Genius Is Male—and Women's Careers Are Suffering as a Result - Pacific Standard
We Still Believe That Genius Is Male—and Women's Careers Are Suffering as a Result Pacific Standard
The notion that men are intellectually superior to women remains lodged in our collective psyches. New research offers evidence that this bias has pernicious ...
Students work as nurses to gain real-world experience WRTV Indianapolis
Students in the certified nursing assistant program at Crispus Attucks High School are working at North Capitol Nursing and Rehabilitation to gain real-world ...
NC Commerce: For Veterans Seeking Jobs in North Carolina NC Dept of Commerce
Our team at the Division of Workforce Solutions provides experienced help to veterans, transitioning *service* members, and eligible spouses seeking a job.
For new Ph.D. recipients, postgraduation employment numbers are on the rise Science Magazine
Last year saw an uptick in the percentage of U.S. doctorate recipients who had firm employment plans postgraduation. That's one of many takeaways from the ...
How to Start a Quiet Job Search | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
Tips for how to search for a new job while still employed include being subtle about job interviews and being smart about social media.
Student employment and the beginnings of an established career The Aggie
How employment on campus can impact the trajectory of a student's future Many students first job experiences come during college. While.
Why a postdoc might not advance your career Nature.com
Two studies reiterate that very few postdoctoral researchers land academic posts — and suggest that the skills postdocs learn are not sought by employers ...
Career and technical education is win-win for students, job creators The Seattle Times
As a wave of Washington's manufacturing workforce prepares for retirement, there are not enough students in the pipeline to fill those good-paying industry jobs.
ASU's Career and Professional Development Services cultivates success for Chinese alumni - Arizona State University
ASU's Career and Professional Development Services cultivates success for Chinese alumni Arizona State University
To support their mission of providing lifelong career services to all alumni, ASU's Career and Professional Development Services builds strong connections ...
Silicon Valley is betting on one Iowa town's efforts to bring tech jobs to rural America - Des Moines Register
Silicon Valley is betting on one Iowa town's efforts to bring tech jobs to rural America Des Moines Register
It's important for our economy, country and society "to have ladders of opportunity for people everywhere," says venture capitalist Greg Sands.
NC Commerce: NCWorks Training Center NC Dept of Commerce
The NCWorks Training Center's mission is to create and sustain a high-impact culture throughout the North Carolina workforce system. A learning culture is a set ...
You're more likely to lose your job by 2026 if you're working in one of these 10 disappearing occupations - CNBC
You're more likely to lose your job by 2026 if you're working in one of these 10 disappearing occupations CNBC
There are more than 7 million job openings in the U.S. right now. Still, many occupations are expected to shrink significantly in the near future. Positions like ...
Dream Center colleges closing at year's end Inside Higher Ed
About 30 colleges are shutting their doors at the end of this month, nearly a year after becoming the latest group of for-profit institutions to convert to nonprofit ...
Glen Burnie high seniors get glimpse into 911 operator career CapitalGazette.com
An Anne Arundel 911 operator is not the job for everyone – but Glen Burnie High School seniors have the opportunity to try the position on for size thanks to a ...
November jobs report: Automation is changing industries, but workers don't need to panic CNBC
Concerned about your job security? Economists say that now is the time to prepare for a change. Data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows ...
Supplementing 9-to-5 jobs, Colorado millennials turn to side hustles to get by — and craft their dream careers - The Denver Post
Supplementing 9-to-5 jobs, Colorado millennials turn to side hustles to get by — and craft their dream careers The Denver Post
Nearly four in 10 Americans' daily grind includes a side job -- or three -- and millenials are more likely than any other age group to identify as a "side hustler," ...
Postdoctoral scholars in Canada call for better recognition, funding and career training - University Affairs
Postdoctoral scholars in Canada call for better recognition, funding and career training University Affairs
Postdoctoral scholars are the backbone of academic research, and yet they face a number of serious challenges in Canada, including poor pay, uneven work ...
If You Have A Mental Illness, Should You Tell Your Employer? The Answer Isn't Cut And Dry WBUR
Nearly 10 million people in the U.S. live with a serious mental illness. But one psychologist says there isn't agreement on whether workers should make mental ...
How Is Higher Ed Helping To Close The Global Knowledge Gap? Forbes
As the skills and knowledge gap widens in our most in-demand industries, how are our higher education institutions helping to prepare students for the ...
Grand Falls-Windsor wastewater treatment upgrade requires women’s employment plan The Telegram
GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR, N.L. The expansion of the Grand Falls-Windsor wastewater treatment facility has a set goal — to create construction opportunities for ...
Half of working parents less ambitious after starting a family, survey shows Irish Examiner
Over half of working parents say that they became less ambitious in their careers after they started a family. A survey carried out by IrishJobs.ie also found that ...
The Best States For Business 2018: North Carolina Leads The Way Forbes
Low business costs and a highly-educated labor supply propel the Tar Heel State to the top of Forbes' 13th annual look at the business climates of the 50 states.
UCLA faculty voice: Why is it so much harder to become a lawyer in California than in New York? - UCLA Newsroom
UCLA faculty voice: Why is it so much harder to become a lawyer in California than in New York? UCLA Newsroom
Law school dean Jennifer Mnookin and other law schools' deans advocate for lowering the cut score to pass the bar exam.
Polimoda Launches Double Masters, Designed to Train the 'New Fashion Professional' - The Business of Fashion
Polimoda Launches Double Masters, Designed to Train the 'New Fashion Professional' The Business of Fashion
FLORENCE, Italy — Located in the Renaissance city of Florence, home to the famed Pitti Uomo trade fair, Polimoda has nurtured its international student body ...
The 'Middle Skills' Gap: Half of America's Jobs Require More Than High School Diplomas but Less Than 4-Year Degrees. So Why Are They Under So Many Students' Radars? - The 74
The 'Middle Skills' Gap: Half of America's Jobs Require More Than High School Diplomas but Less Than 4-Year Degrees. So Why Are They Under So Many Students' Radars? The 74
Mitchell Block is a lineman for two counties. He drives the main roads tending to the power lines along the western lakeside of Michigan. It's more accurate to say ...
Supply Change Research Assistant Ecosystem Marketplace
Forest Trends, a not-for-profit organization based in Washington, DC, helps bridge traditional divides and promotes conservation of forests and other ecosystems ...
Six Inuit embark on new path to government work Nunatsiaq News
Newspaper of record for Nunavut, and the Nunavik territory of Quebec.
Careers & Opportunities | Human Resources Baylor University
Consistently ranked as one of the nation's “Great Colleges to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education, Baylor is a rewarding place to build a career.
Employment opportunities: Best US cities for job seekers in 2018 USA TODAY
According to a recent study, there are particular U.S. cities that are most benefiting from the current unemployment low. Here are the 10 best cities for job seekers ...
Job growth in the U.S.: Cities adding the most jobs in every state USA TODAY
Changes in total employment in 381 metro areas were reviewed from August 2013 to August 2018 to identify cities adding the most jobs in every state.
Employment trends: 20 jobs that are now dominated by women USA TODAY
In 2000, women held approximately 40.5 percent of all jobs in the United States. That number increased to 43.1 percent in 2016.
How to Make the Most of a Seasonal Job | Careers U.S. News & World Report
Seasonal jobs employ temporary and gig workers in the retail, hospitality and logistics industries in time to meet high consumer demand during the holidays.
Your College Major Does Not Define Your Career | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Wondering what you can do with a liberal arts major? There are no useless college majors. Find out how to make yours valuable by selling your skills.
How a Low Unemployment Rate May Affect your Job Search U.S. News & World Report
While a low unemployment rate is good news for job seekers, it can spell trouble for employers because the competition to hire and retain talent is fierce.
This Veteran Seeks To Reinvent The Employment Ecosystem For Salaried Careers Forbes Now
This veteran is working to reinvent the hiring process for skilled labor, especially in the growing tech sector. Working with formerly incarcerated, he's finding ...
Not Ready to Retire? Find a Bridge Job or Second Career. U.S. News & World Report
Phyllis Matsuura needed a new purpose. She was offered an early retirement package after 34 years in the electronics industry, but at age 57, she was not ready ...
8 Careers for Creative People | Best Jobs U.S News & World Report Money
These are careers for creative people who want to find best jobs for writers, best jobs for artists and best jobs for actors.
These are the jobs with the best – and the worst – job security USA TODAY
While much of the U.S. workforce has an easier time finding a job than they did nine years ago, there are dozens of jobs with high unemployment rates.
Human Resources JBU Athletics
Job Opportunities and Careers at JBU, Human Resources, Faculty, Staff, & Graduate Assistants, Careers.
Outdoor Jobs: Careers That Take You Beyond the Cubicle | Best Jobs U.S. News & World Report
Cubicle life isn't for everyone. If the prospect of sitting at the same desk every day makes you squirm, you may be better suited to a job you can perform outside.
Jobs at Tulane News from Tulane
Tulane is situated in one of the most amazing cities in the world. From scenic uptown neighborhoods to the historic downtown area, there are no shortages of ...
Why It's Wise To Hire Veterans With Disabilities Connecting Vets
(NAPSI)—“Today, nearly 4 million Americans have a *service*-connected disability. At a time when many employers are struggling to fill positions, hiring veterans ...
HELP WANTED: This is who's hiring in Houston KTRK-TV
Whether you're looking for full-time or part-time work, or you just want a career change, here's who is hiring in Houston.
Careers Wake Forest University News Center
If you are currently employed at Wake Forest University please view and apply for open positions by accessing the Internal Career Portal via desktop computer ...
Warning: You Need to Reinvest in Job Training | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
Afraid of losing your job to a robot? It's time to update your skills with skills training and job training to prepare for the jobs of the future.
Breaking Into the Weed Business: Everything You Need to Know U.S. News & World Report
How to get a job selling marijuana and how to work in the cannabis industry.
Dreaming of a career break? Here's why it might not be so bad for your resume CNBC
Some days, the thought of taking a career break can make you want to turn in your notice and dash out of the door. But then, just as quickly, the prospect of ...
Wawa hiring 5,000 new employees this spring 6abc.com
Wawa is looking to hire 5000 new employees during the next three months.
How to Benefit From the Blockchain Job Boom | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Career advice about how to find a job in the blockchain industry, how to find a job in the bitcoin industry and how to find a crypto job.
Chemjobber's mailbag Chemical & Engineering News
For faculty hires, do departments typically send out rejection letters to all candidates or just those that received Skype/phone/in-person interviews? There isn't a ...
How to Deal With Job Search Rejection | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
When you're rejected from a job, take time to analyze your professional strengths and weaknesses and practice your interview techniques.
Labor shortage: More businesses are mellowing out over hiring marijuana smokers USA TODAY
Marijuana testing — a fixture at large American employers for at least 30 years — excludes too many potential workers, experts say, at a time when filling jobs is ...
Want a Job in Fashion Journalism? | Careers | BoF The Business of Fashion
LONDON, United Kingdom — Following the publication of the The Ladies' Mercury in 1693 (the first women's title addressing love, behaviour and dress), fashion ...
These are the best jobs in Australia right now CNBC
Tech, construction and health care all feature, but the most in-demand job may surprise you.
Settling for a survival job right out of college can hurt your career for years | Produced by Advertising Publications - The Seattle Times
Settling for a survival job right out of college can hurt your career for years | Produced by Advertising Publications The Seattle Times
Nearly 43 percent of recent college graduates are underemployed — that is, working in jobs that don't require a college degree.
Aspiring farmers given headstart by Laing Trust Wairarapa Times Age
12:30 PM Tuesday Dec 11, 2018. Aspiring farmers given headstart by Laing Trust. Peter Laing Memorial Trust recipients Bridey Kiernan, Bradley Knowles, Rex ...
In the job search, it pays to take the difficult path Science Magazine
Our columnist explains why you shouldn't rely on the easy avenues to a job.
Japan's chemical industry struggles to find people with science backgrounds, especially bilingual ones - Chemical & Engineering News
Japan's chemical industry struggles to find people with science backgrounds, especially bilingual ones Chemical & Engineering News
In September 2015, a few months after earning a bachelor's degree in business management from Tokyo's Hosei University, Miyako Nakayama began studying ...
Suspect Your Job Is Pointless? You May Be Right. U.S. News & World Report
Advice about how to find a meaningful job that makes you happy instead of a pointless job that makes you bored at work.
The economy is strong, so why can't I find a job? | Produced by Advertising Publications - Seattle Times
The economy is strong, so why can't I find a job? | Produced by Advertising Publications Seattle Times
With the jobless rate about as low as it ever gets, unemployed workers might wonder what's wrong with them.
Think You're Ready For A Change? The Right (And Wrong) Reasons To Leave A Job Forbes Now
Americans are more optimistic about the employment landscape than ever before, with 65% saying that now is a prime time to find a job. Before you decide to ...
16 Low-Stress Jobs | Best Jobs U.S. News & World Report
These low-stress jobs tend to offer a calm environment and lack urgency.
The 12 Best Jobs That Help People | Best Jobs U.S. News & World Report
These are 12 jobs that help people and jobs that do good in the world.
You Were Qualified for a Job But Not Hired. Why? | Interviewing U.S. News & World Report
The applicant looked great on paper. A *fresh* college graduate, he had strong skills, a good attitude and the right education and experience. But success in a ...
How to Volunteer Yourself Into a New Job U.S. News & World Report
Volunteering can help you gain new skills, help the common good, show you have interests outside of work and fill space on a resume when not working full ...
The 25 highest-paying jobs in America CNBC
Each of these positions comes with a salary of $95000 or more.
Center for Career & Professional Development Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
The CCPD provides comprehensive career preparation, enabling you to take charge of your future. We can help you perfect your résumé, hone your interview ...
Follow the dollar signs: 12 jobs with the highest starting salary USA TODAY
Want to start off making some serious bucks? Here are 12 positions with strong starting salaries that'll make your entry into the working world far more lucrative.
There are 77 US occupations that average six-figure salaries. Is yours one of them? USA TODAY
A new report from 24/7 Wall Street found 77 jobs that according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, pay in the six figures. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.
What are the 20 worst paying jobs for women in the US? USA TODAY
Gender equality has taken a more central role in the American political and cultural discourse in recent years. One of the chief targets in the fight for gender ...
3 Secret LinkedIn Job Search Tips | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
Boost your insider knowledge, use the right keywords when searching for jobs and network with a specific purpose in mind to find the right roles.
Current job openings Doctors Without Borders
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has exciting opportunities in our New York office for individuals who are passionate and dedicated to ...
The Good News for Today's Job Seeker | On Careers | US News U.S. News & World Report
The tide is beginning to turn for job seekers and employees. Since the Great Recession, job seekers have had difficulty landing a good-paying job, but it seems ...
10 jobs that won't exist 20 years from now Business Insider
As technology continues to evolve, the world evolves with it — which means that some of the careers that exist today probably won't be around 30 years from ...
Job scams showing up on legitimate career sites ABC15 Arizona
Abigail Gimball is working a landscaping job, but says home improvement work is much harder work than what you see on HGTV. So she's looking for a more ...
3 ways LinkedIn can help MBA grads bag their dream job CNBC
Completing your MBA is one thing, but there are other ways to set yourself apart.
Passion, necessity drive career changes in Duluth and beyond Duluth News Tribune
After decades as a small business owner, Annette Beaufeaux had reached a pressure point. It was time for a change. "I don't want to look back and say I just did ...
Why (and How) You Should Be Exploring Your Career Options This Year U.S. News & World Report
Ready for a new job? Even if you think you're *content* with the current pay and cohort of co-workers in your current gig, maybe it isn't exactly what you dreamed ...
Employers Seeking To 'Try Before They Buy' Will Change Career Paths For College Grads Forbes
Reducing Hiring Friction means proving to employers that candidates for entry-level positions can do the job. The need to reduce Hiring Friction is giving rise to ...
Job seekers lined up for LA County Fair employment in Pomona KABC-TV
The Los Angeles County Fair held a job fair Thursday at the Pomona Fairplex with more than 700 positions available.
What Happens To Your Career If You Get Sick? A Workaholic's Breast Cancer Saga Forbes
Here is some advice to follow for anyone who goes through the challenge of returning to work after cancer or another serious illness.
Three Career Development Professionals Weigh In On The Recent Rise Of Job-Hopping Forbes Now
With so many other professionals undergoing career transitions, it is easy for one to believe a leap to pursue the job of one's dream is simple.
7 careers in high demand in Utah KSL.com
It feels good to be wanted, even if it's by the police. (They are hiring by the way.) But if a career in public *service* doesn't glaze your donut, don't worry. There are ...
How to land a great job when you are over 50 CNBC
More than half of baby boomers plan to work past age 65, studies reveal. Experts explain how job seekers over 50 can overcome stereotypes and land their ...
How To Fill An Employment Gap On Your Resume Forbes Now
While it may be tempting to fake things a bit to make it easier to close this gap, you'd be making a huge mistake.
Storyboarding Your Career: How to Get a Job in Animation | Applying for a Job - U.S. News & World Report
Storyboarding Your Career: How to Get a Job in Animation | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Job: Lead 2-D Animator Salary Range: The minimum weekly wage set by the Animation Guild is $1,888.80, or roughly $98,000 per year. Supervisors command ...
5 College Seniors Share Their Job-Hunting Stories | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
College seniors figure out how to get a first job after graduation.
26 Careers With the Most Job Security | Careers U.S. News & World Report
Talk about job security. Some fantastic careers offer rock-bottom unemployment rates and robust job growth. In fact, 26 jobs among U.S. News 2017 Best Jobs ...
How to Make the Most of Your College Career Center | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Employers look for college graduates who have strong soft skills and balanced resumes.
Ten Questions Employers Have About Your Employment Gap Forbes Now
How do employers react to that employment gap on your resume? Is it always a negative reaction? Will employers give you a chance to explain what happened ...
Colleges Say They Prepare Students for a Career, Not Just a First Job. Is That True? - The Chronicle of Higher Education
Colleges Say They Prepare Students for a Career, Not Just a First Job. Is That True? The Chronicle of Higher Education
About 60 percent of executives and hiring managers think that most college graduates are prepared to succeed in entry-level positions. But only a third of ...
When considering a career change, don't be afraid to seek out new perspectives Science Magazine
Many years ago, a trusted professor suggested I make a radical change in my academic path and pursue a doctorate in psychology. That sounded impossible!
8 Reasons Career Fairs Are Helpful for Older Job Seekers U.S. News & World Report
Job fairs are an important tool for older job seekers, who can take advantage of networking opportunities with hiring managers.
15 Ways To Inquire About A Job Opportunity Without Actually Asking Forbes Now
Finding open job opportunities is never easy. You may have your eye on a company but can't seem to find out if they have a position available that may be right ...
Cards Against Humanity hiring card writers for $40 an hour WABC-TV
Cards Against Humanity is looking for new writers - do you have what it takes? The popular and raunchy card game company is offering $40 an hour to people ...
Rethinking retail: Once-maligned industry aims to lure career-minded workers Des Moines Register
Retail employment has grown 20 percent in the Des Moines metro since 2011 and accounts for nearly a quarter of all jobs.
These Common Reference Myths Are Hurting Your Job Search U.S. News & World Report
In the job search process, everyone recognizes the importance of having an up-to-date resume, a great cover letter and a professional LinkedIn profile page.
How to Explain Your Unemployment in a Job Interview U.S. News & World Report
Being unemployed raises red flags with new employers, so think carefully about how to explain your work history during a job interview.
Global Economy Creates Need For International Business Pros
The increasing globalization of business has created a demand for MBA graduates with a specialization in the international management of business. Many institutions, including several accredited universities, offer the opportunity to earn an international MBA online.
Preparing For An Interview
When preparing for an interview, you need to know your skills, experiences and achievements, and how to answer interview questions.Your Skills Become an expert about yourself.
Electronic Resume Writing Tips That Boost Your Interview Appointment Success
Electronic Resume Writing Tips That Boost Your Interview Appointment SuccessBefore you write your resume in a word processor, print it, and hand out copies to prospective employers, you should consider formatting it for easy scanning and retrieval from a computer database.As you can imagine, dozens, maybe hundreds of resumes bombard employers for a position they would like filled.
Signs of a Healthy Work Environment
There's no denying that a healthy work environment is a top concern for most employees. Review any employee satisfaction survey and you're apt to find this issue among the top five concerns of your staff - sometimes above the issue of pay.
5 Simple Rules for A Great Job Interview
Many years ago, when I was a young job-searching greenhorn, I ventured to New York City to take a bite out of the big apple of opportunity.When it came to finding a job in a crowded city of millions, I quickly learned that it's much easier on one's sanity to sign up with one of the many employment agencies which helps job seekers looking for work.
How to Survive in Business Long Enough to Win
As a former human resources professional it has always intrigued me as to why people were more 'successful' than others. By 'successful' we are referring to an innate ability of some people to set and achieve worthwhile challenges for themselves.
Job Search - Understand Employers
Think like an employerTo be successful in your job search campaign you must think like an employer or a recruiter. If you are going to do this right, you need to appreciate the ways that employers sift through the flood of resumes.
A Workplace Romance Can Be Detrimental to Your Career
Over 70% of single employees will become romantically involved with someone they work with at some point in their career. The workplace has become the new single's bar.
Whether you've been downsized, are looking for a career change or are just starting out, your resume speaks volumes about you. If your resume doesn't make it past the first cut, you're doomed; no matter how qualified you are.
Job Search Techniques: Smashing The Gray Ceiling
For decades, women have chaffed at the invisible glass ceiling which prevents their moving into the high executive brackets that their competence, knowledge and skills have earned. The same amorphous barrier confronts older workers both in terms of advancement within a company and, most especially, when a job change is required.
Resume Writing - Importance of a Professional Summary
The Summary is the preview of your entire resume. This may be be the only part that an interviewer or employer might read for shortlisting your resume.
10 Things to Do to Get the Job
10. Understand all of the opportunities available to you.
How to Know if You Are in the Right Career
Ever wonder if you are in the right career? If you are like most people you have. Did you know that 80% of people are currently misemployed? They are either underemployed, not happy with their current position or not fairly compensated for their skill and/or function set.
Should You Join a Modeling School for Petite Modeling?
If you are thinking of breaking into the petite modeling industry and wondering if you should hundreds of doll ars on modeling school or classes you need to read this article. Here are few facts about modeling schools.
The Art of Selling Yourself!
To "sell" oneself on paper is not easy. Creating a resume is a design and construction job and a test of your writing skills as well.
Losing a Career When Youre Moving for Love
Those who watched HBO's Sex and the City (SATC, now available on DVD) know the last eight episodes were less about sex and more about city. And the last three episodes, taken together could serve as a case study for a decision faced by many clients Should I follow my heart or hang on to my job?Whether you want to move to be closer to aging parents, or follow a lover into a new life, the stakes are extremely high.
Get Paid to Shop And Keep Everything You Buy - Without Having to Pay!
Can You Tell Good Service From Bad; Recognise Value For Money; Compare Prices, Staff Efficiency, Product Range, Customer Service Between Rival Firms?If so you might easily find work as a 'Mystery Shopper' and be paid to comment on service in shops, banks and building societies, hotels, cinemas, veterinary surgeries, restaurants, even on long distance flights and holidays.Poor service is the number one reason customers turn their back on a business and start shopping elsewhere.
CVs And Resumes Sometimes Just Get In The Way
As a head-hunter and Career Coach I see so many CVs and resumes that look as though they are designed to get in the way of what I (or any other recruiter) might need to know about you the candidate. They vary from pure meaningless waffle without any identifiable facts to lengthy tomes with so much detail they send me to sleep.
Using Freelance Websites to Telecommute
How is your job hunting going? Have you had problems finding legitimate jobs? I don't know if you've ever thought about using freelance websites to obtain work at home, but this should be something you look into. It might not be for you, but you never know until you try.
Alert! An Over-50 Jobseeker Has Just Entered the Building
Interviewing Tips for the Older Job-seeking PopulationA red alert is probably melodramatic, but I'm sure jobseekers in this age bracket probably feel there is one. The bulk of the job-seeking population is currently facing job-search woes that the elderly population has been experiencing for years.
|home | site map|