Category: Career Development

Dec 13

Six Ways To Get Back To Work When You Don’t Want To

Caroline Ceniza-Levine , CONTRIBUTOR Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. (https://www.forbes.com/sites/carolinecenizalevine/2017/01/02/six-ways-to-get-back-to-work-when-you-dont-want-to/#5c17f5ee5690) Shutterstock After almost two weeks of the holidays causing a slower office tempo (if not a complete stop) it’s hard to focus on work again. If you’re feeling resistance to your normal schedule, here are six strategies to help you get back to work when …

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Dec 07

9 puzzling interview questions that seem to have nothing to do with the job

 By:  Mark Abadi (http://www.businessinsider.com/bizarre-interview-questions-unrelated-to-job-2017-12/) “What would you do in the case of a zombie apocalypse?”AMC Where do you see yourself in five years? What is your biggest weakness? Why should we hire you? If you’ve interviewed for enough jobs, you’ve probably answered those questions so many times you could do it in your sleep. They’re cliche, …

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Dec 06

A Single Tip That Will Make This Your Best Year of Work, Ever

Instead of focusing on the easiest tasks, or even most pressing, focus on this. By Justin Bariso Founder, Insight @JustinJBariso (https://www.inc.com/justin-bariso/a-single-tip-that-will-make-2017-your-best-year-of-work-ever.html) CREDIT: Getty Images It’s a new year, and that means a fresh start. Want a simple tip that will help you make this year your best year of work, ever?

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Dec 04

4 Powerful Ways to Be Happy With Your Career

What are the true motivators in our lives? By Chris Dessi VP of Sales, Performline, Inc. @chrisdessi (https://www.inc.com/chris-dessi/4-powerful-ways-to-be-happy-with-your-career.html)  CREDIT: Getty Images American Psychologist Frederick Herzberg made the assertion that our most powerful motivator at work is never money. Herzberg defined four powerful motivators. Each cultivate a deep sense of positive change and happiness in your career.

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Nov 26

Why It’s Okay to Be Unsure About Your Career in Your 20s

By Sally Blount November 30, 2016 (http://fortune.com/2016/11/29/career-business-success-interns/) The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for, “What should every college intern know about succeeding in business?” is written by Sally Blount, dean of Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. I …

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Nov 26

Facebook’s Top HR Executive On Millennials and Performance Reviews

By Jonathan Vanian November 30, 2016 (http://fortune.com/2016/11/29/facebook-lori-goler-millennials-performance-reviews/) When Lori Goler joined Facebook eight years ago to lead its recruiting efforts, the social networking giant wasn’t quite a giant yet. Back then, Facebook (FB, +1.07%) had around 500 workers and was small enough that the company didn’t have regular employee performance reviews. But as Goler got to personally know …

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Dec 10

8 Things Exceptional Bosses Constantly Tell Their Employees | Inc.com

Leadership always starts with great communication, so amazing bosses use these phrases daily. Source: 8 Things Exceptional Bosses Constantly Tell Their Employees | Inc.com Whether you’re managing an intern or running an entire business, your employees’ success (and your own skin) depends on your leadership. Thankfully, the solution for motivating your team and squashing any …

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Dec 09

Asking for a Raise: Dos and Don’ts for Your Career

Source: Asking for a Raise: Dos and Don’ts for Your Career The conversation doesn’t need to be terrifying. The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely questions about careers and leadership. Today’s answer to the question, “How do you ask for a …

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Dec 06

What You Really Need to Do to Make Your Employees Happy (No, It’s Not More Money) | Inc.com

Deep down, every human being wants to find meaning in his or her work. Source: What You Really Need to Do to Make Your Employees Happy (No, It’s Not More Money) | Inc.com Want to inspire your employees to perform at levels you’ve never imagined? In Give and Take, Adam Grant says that when people …

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Dec 06

Things to do on the first day of work

The first day at your new job may be among the most memorable — and perhaps stressful — of your career. Source: Things to do on the first day of work – Business Insider The first day at your new job may be among the most memorable — and perhaps stressful — of your career. “Most of us remember …

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