Mandy Lowey Cornwell

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Ten Ways Your Resume Can Scare Employers Away – Page 11

racorn / Shutterstock<p>1. You’ve been a manager in the same function as the non-management job you’re applying for now (screeners will wonder “Why does this applicant want to take a step down?”)<p>People who review and forward resumes are not typically senior. They may feel that they can’t put forward a …

30 Places to Visit Before You Kick the Bucket

Our planet is truly wonderful, and there’s so much beauty around us that it seems impossible to see all these magical places. But maybe each of us …

KENT'S KILLER FRESH APPLE CAKE Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I found this delicious recipe in P. Allen Smith's debut cookbook. Smith says his friend, Kent, came up with this great recipe, and the name says it all--it really is a "to die for" apple cake! I have made this recipe in a 10-cup Nordic Ware Bundt pan (perfect) and in the full size …

24 Birthday Party Games That Won't Cost You a Dime

24 Birthday Party Games That Cost Nothing<p>Save Money While Having Fun<p>Updated July 02, 2018<p>These birthday party games will make your birthday party or …

Board Games

4 Signs You Have Grit

When Angela Duckworth talks about grit, most people assume she just means persistence—but there’s more to it than that, the MacArthur “Genius” Award …

Self-improvement

5 Websites That Can Help You Find the Best Flight Deals

I often get asked how I find all my cheap flights and mistake deals. My “secret” is not so secret.• <b>You don’t pick the destination, let the</b> …

Two Myths About Strategy -- And Two Tools To Make Yours Work

We all know that setting a strategy matters. It’s one of the first steps to steer your company to achieve its goals and fulfill its mission. So why do strategies so often fail?<p>Because making strategies work requires execution.<p><b>Watch on Forbes:</b><p><b>Why Strategies Fail</b><p>Strategies fail when the average bear …

3 Stocks That Look Just Like Google in 2004

Finding the next Google is a worthwhile pursuit. Here are three companies that might just be it.<p>Do one thing and do it well has served as a guidepost …

7 Things Parents Do That Destroy Their Children's Careers

Everyone wants their kids to grow into wildly successful, happy adults. As parents, you can have a major impact on your kids’ ability to achieve that success, but many parental behaviors will actually impede a child’s future career path.<p>Here are seven of the worst things a parent can do to a future …

Self-improvement

5 Reasons Your Team Needs Storytelling Skills

Leaders across disciplines are investing in tools and training to increase storytelling skills among their employees. Here's why narrative intelligence should be top of your company's list of competencies.<p>When each month brings news of great leaps forward in the fields of Artificial Intelligence, …

Innovation

25 Things About Life I Wish I Had Known 10 Years Ago

This curated column is authored by Darius Foroux, Founder ofThe post 25 Things About Life I Wish I Had Known 10 Years Ago appeared first on iamwire.

The Neuroscience of Trust

Companies are twisting themselves into knots to empower and challenge their employees. They’re anxious about the sad state of engagement, and rightly so, given the value they’re losing. Consider Gallup’s meta-analysis of decades’ worth of data: It shows that high engagement—defined largely as …

This Intense 40-Minute Workout Will Blast Body Fat

Less than an hour but more intense than anything you’ve ever done.<p>This routine features a protocol known as AMRAP, or as many rounds as possible. It’s a form of density training where you seek to perform more rounds in the same amount of time from session to session. It’s a race against the clock …

7 Things Happy People Do Differently (That They Never Talk About)

Do you think that happiness arises because of luck and circumstance? Think again.<p>Happiness is a mindset and like most things in life, it takes effort …

The lesson of the Amazon Web Services outage: The cloud must be decentralized

<i>Yaron Haviv is co-founder and chief technology officer of iguazio, maker of an Enterprise Data Cloud that consolidates data into a repository,</i> …

7 questions to make sure your financial adviser is on your side, according to the one who helped Tony Robbins write his second book about money

Tony Robbins became the world's most famous performance coach through decades of energetic seminars and high-profile clients, but he's made spreading personal finance knowledge his mission the past couple years.<p>Around 2010, Robbins began speaking with what would become 50 of the United States' top …

Five Questions You Absolutely, Positively Must Ask On A Job Interview

The new millennium workplace is drastically different from the old-millennium one. There are scams and sketchy situations everywhere, and job-seekers have to be wary.<p>You cannot assume that because somebody posts a job ad, therefore the company is healthy, solid or above-board (or even real).<p>You …

Employees Naturally Trust Leaders That Display These 3 Powerful Habits

Who wouldn't want to work for a boss like this?<p>A friend recently told me about a previous company trying to lure him back to his old position. In a moment of crisp clarity, he said he could never go back no matter how enticing the offer.<p>The reason? One toxic leader up in the ivory tower making life …

Leadership

18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

Emotional Intelligence

Inside the Mind of a UX Designer

Quite often, people think of user experience (UX) simply in terms of the end product, (i.e., the page layout, the buttons, the labels, …

PowerToFly Blog

The Women's employee resource group at Microsoft is one of the largest at the company, reaching over 20k women globally. From volunteer programs to …

What Nobody Tells You About Taking VC Money

You don't need venture capitalists to make it; all you need is an entrepreneurial spirit and a strong grasp of your goals.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With worldwide venture capital activity for 2016 down by 24 percent -- and total deal funding down from …

Venture Capital

The 3 Simple Rules of Managing Top Talent

The general view in business is that top-end talent is highly sensitive to and motivated by compensation and that big monetary rewards are key to their management. There is a grain of truth to this — but only a grain. In my 36-year career, I haven’t met a single person truly at the top end of the …

Management

Delegation, And How To Be A Better, Happier Manager

<b>By Carlos Garcia-Pont</b><p>Delegation can be a sticking point for many mangers. Unless you are at the top of the hierarchy, most managers find themselves caught in a conflicting position, wishing for more autonomy and freedom in their job while not being willing to delegate to those below. Or, in other …

Management

9 Habits for Eliminating Negativity From Your Life

Give your brain more positive things to observe, adopt a positive mindset, and stay away from negative attitudes of others.<p><i>How can I avoid negativity? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer</b> …

Happiness

Data visualization tools need to be intuitive

As more business end-users get access to analytics tools, the way data is presented will need to enable "cognitive" visualization in order for them …

Data Visualization

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The shift to cloud platforms is leading to more innovation and collaboration

ORLANDO ― Cloud computing is doing more than helping healthcare providers save expenses on storage. Healthcare providers speaking at Sunday’s Cloud …