Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:28:00 -0500Katie Lynn is such a good friend that she's going to help Neil edit his resume for 2017. How should Katie Lynn help Neil make his resume as powerful as it can be?
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:02:00 -0500President Trump's inaugural address was dark in tone, fierce in intent, and consistent with his campaign rhetoric.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:24:00 -0500The recruiter Kris left Gordon a voicemail message saying "Our company wants to know which other employers you're interviewing with -- let's talk tomorrow." Gordon doesn't want to give up that information -- but what can he do?
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:55:00 -0500How should a career-changer brand him- or herself for a job search when they've never worked in their chosen field before?
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:40:00 -0500The jobs occupied by immigrants to the U.S. as a whole and those held by immigrants who have arrived within the past five years, shows that people arriving in recent years are more educated and hail from different parts of the world.
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The list of most popular jobs among recent immigrants is shifting. The following are the top jobs among those who have moved to the United States in the past five years, according to a report from Indeed.com.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:56:00 -0500New LinkedIn Learning’s Insider Survey says employers will move more toward hiring based on skills, less on degree. Does that herald a displacement of the degree by alternative credentials?
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:53:00 -0500Think contact with a recruiter ends once you land a job? Think again. Maintaining that relationship will bode well for both you and that recruiter.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:06:00 -0500What career advice is totally outdated? What work suggestions can discard? There's at least five, but I’m sure there are much more as our workplaces change.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:54:00 -0500Napoleon said no one should ever write anything on paper he didn't want to read in the newspaper. Now it's important to never type anything into Slack/email/whatever that you wouldn't want your co-worker, HR director or mom to read. But then your fingers go and click away. Cartoon by Ted Rall.
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Back in the day, co-workers used to email each other rather than leaning over the cubicle wall. Here’s how communication technology suchasSlackand trends in opening office design are changing the workplace forever.
Many relationships reach a point that when itstime to watchNetflix, scrollingthrough the menusgets you nowhere and being chill requires a lot of effort. Very disheartening … at least if”Netflix and chill” is a metaphor for sex, which in this case (and on Twitter), it is.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:35:00 -0500Much has been written about the impact automation will have on the labor market. A new report from Accenture Strategy examines how organizations should respond to these new technologies.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:00:00 -0500Managing diversity in the workplace should involve every level of leadership in a company.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:30:00 -0500Forbes Coaches Council explains how to motivate consumers into sharing their positive experiences.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:00:00 -0500What conversations aren't you having, and how are they hurting you?
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 -0500One of the key aspects of personal branding today is to become known in your industry and field as that go-to person who others can rely on for information and trust
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 -0500Personal finance website WalletHub released data on the best and worst cities for jobs in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). It used 17 metrics to rank each region, such as the number of job openings for STEM graduates and the share of a region’s workforce employed in STEM roles.
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WalletHub, a personal finance and credit score website, released data on the best and worst metro areas for professions in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). It used 17 metrics to rank each region, such as the number of job openings for STEM graduates, the share of a region’s workforce employed in STEM positions and the quality of local engineering universities.WalletHub used a wide range of data sources for the analysis, including the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the National Science Foundation and U.S. News & World Report’s education rankings. Full methodology details are availablehere.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:30:00 -0500If you get an adrenaline buzz from solving problems or making things, then computer science might be for you.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:44:00 -0500When should a salaried employee pack up after work and go home?
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:41:00 -0500How can you avoid the worst possible job interview mistake? Here's how!
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:06:00 -0500Can you get a good job without reading job ads and replying to them? You can!
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:42:00 -0500How far back in time should your resume go?
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:13:00 -0500Interesting people have a profound impact upon everyone they encounter. Here are the unique habits that draw people to them like ants to a picnic.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:39:00 -0500It’s imperative to stop setting self-imposed limits. Here are four ways to help you let go of the limits and ignite your career.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:14:00 -0500Time-based cryptocurrency initiative ChronoBank.io, which seeks to disrupt the short-term labour-hire sector, is working towards launching an exchange in early 2018 where buyers and sellers of work can “trade skills for time and money”. The crowdfunded-back initiative, which ends next month, has attracted the equivalent of over 3,000 bitcoin (BTC) [...]
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:36:00 -0500We've all been there. What starts as an innocent search for whatever becomes a plunge into the Facebook/Internet/YouTube/Wikipedia hole as you chase one interesting infobit after another. You always tell yourself you won't do it anymore. But then... Cartoon by Ted Rall.
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