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This is Exactly How You Sell YOU to Employers

Here’s a trend that just won’t go away: job seekers unable to communicate their top skill sets and real value. When it matters most, they are unable …

8 Easy Ways To Put More Power Into Your Resume

Is your resume getting you the results you want? I’ve worked with countless clients over the years that have come to me for help after months of …

20 Things You Should Leave Off Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile | Inc.com

A resume may be the only opportunity you have for making a good first impression with a prospective employer, and getting your foot in the door for an interview. It is therefore worth your while to invest some time making it the best resume possible.<p>Beyond neat typing and printing on beautiful …

Employment

27 Beautiful Résumé Designs You'll Want To Steal

You don't have to be a graphic designer to have a gorgeous résumé. But it sure helps.

Graphic Design

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2016

Job seekers, give yourself an edge with some modern touches.<p>“In today’s job market, your resume needs to immediately stand out,” says Dawn Bugni, a …

What your handwriting says about your personality

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider<p>Graphology, the science of analyzing handwriting for personality traits, has been around since the days of Aristotle.<p>Today, it's used for a variety of purposes, from criminal investigations to understanding your health. Some employers even use handwriting analysis to …

14 of the most ridiculous excuses people have used to call in sick

While that may sound like a completely ridiculous excuse, an employee <i>actually</i> used it this year, according to a new survey from CareerBuilder.<p>The survey, which was conducted online by Harris Poll on behalf of CareerBuilder among 2,600 hiring managers and 3,100 employees, and found that 35% of …

things you do that people use to judge your personality

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider<p>From the moment two people meet, they're sizing each other up, looking for signs of qualities like honesty, intelligence, and altruism.<p>Whether it's a date or a job interview, the small stuff matters — from the firmness of your handshake to how often you check your …

If you're an introvert, you should consider these careers

Good news, introverts: It turns out you don’t actually need to talk to people to succeed in life.<p>There are lots of jobs out there that require …

How to tell a noisy coworker to shut up without making them hate you

"Loud and talkative coworkers can be one of the most annoying distractions on earth — and, unfortunately, they're pretty common in today's workplace," says Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of "Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant: How to Manage Childish Boss Behavior and Thrive …

Seen At 11: How Misophonia Sufferers Cope With Everyday Sounds

<i>Paul Tabachneck suffers from misophonia -- a condition defined by an intolerance for sound. He has an intense reaction to sounds such as the flicking</i> …

Selective Sound Sensitivity: The Rap on Misophonia

Illustration: Pamela Kogen<p>Knuckle-cracking, jaw-clicking, gulping, sniffing, whispering, and for some people, even the sound of someone else's breathing, can fall hard on sensitive ears. One friend told me that strong Ps, aka plosives while speaking, annoy his wife. (The dentalization of "T" drives …

Misophonia is a newly identified condition for people hypersensitive to sound

For many of us, a giant holiday dinner is a bonding experience where family and friends break bread and share stories while stuffing ourselves silly with special food and drink. It’s the one time where sheer gluttony is more or less expected.<p>But for those with a rare, newly recognized disorder …

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Living with Misophonia

<b>‘What’s that awful ticking noise?’</b><p><b>‘Who’s tapping their feet on the floor?’</b><p><b>‘Why can’t people eat without making that annoying chomping sound?’</b><p><b>‘You sip</b> …

Lights! Camera! Quiet Please… A New Documentary by Jeffrey S. Gould That Explores Misophonia – Which Means “Hatred of Sound”

<b>(Read more and watch the trailer here)</b><p>Film Courage: What was life like sensory-wise as a young child?<p>Jeffrey: I was always a quiet kid… I always …

Misophonia Is A Real, Awful Thing, And You Just Might Have It

Do you hate noises? Like, loud crunching noises and tiny sounds? YUP. YOU HAVE IT.

Flute

Quiet Please...: Filmmaker Jeffrey Scott Gould's New Misophonia Documentary Is Plenty To Chew On

Jeffrey Scott Gould was only 7 years old when he discovered one of his first sound triggers. He was taking a test and the kid sitting behind him kept sniffling. Simple sniffles could keep Jeff from learning. Since that time additional unbearable triggering sounds have been added to the list. …

New York City

If this makes you mad, you have MISOPHONIA | Day 15 | The Holderness Family

Misophonia: When a crunch, chew, or a sniffle triggers rage

It started when he was a boy: Jeffrey Scott Gould found himself tensing inexplicably when a classmate sniffled.<p>Later, when his cousin wore flip-flops …

What Kind Of Introvert Are You?

Are you more of a social, thinking, anxious, or restrained introvert?

Psychology

This Is How Introverts Handle Confrontation In A Way That Extroverts Might Not Understand

When I was in high school, I did a pretty good job of pretending to be an extrovert. I was involved in everything from starring in school plays to …

21 Insanely Useful Skills Every Introvert Has Mastered

We are the masters of faking disappointment over canceled plans.

Introverts

10 Everyday Things Only Extroverted Introverts Will Understand

Most people identify themselves as either an introvert or an extrovert, but what about the people who fall somewhere between the normal lines? I’m …

To Go Digital, Leaders Have to Change Some Core Beliefs

Despite a great deal of lip service to digital transformation, the effect of all these great words on most companies is this: not much.<p>Digital transformation halts, or fails, for many reasons—but most often it’s because minor changes at the surface level do nothing to affect the fundamental …

How to Measure Your Emotional Intelligence and Become a Better Leader | Inc.com

Originally published by <b>Daniel Goleman</b> on LinkedIn: Measuring Your Emotional Intelligence<p>Emotional intelligence - how we manage ourselves and our relationships - marks high-performers and leaders in organizations around the world. This set of human skills matter enormously, in many ways. For …

Emotional Intelligence

7 Steps To Foster Emotional Intelligence In Your Team

<i>The following is a guest piece by John Rampton on behalf of The Economist Executive Education Navigator.</i>When Daniel Goleman released “Emotional …

Emotional Intelligence

What Is Emotional Intelligence?

Emotional intelligence can superficially be defined as 'the ability to identify and manage one's own emotions and the emotions of others'.<p>An emotion …

6 Must-Read Books Recommended by Top Leaders

To do what those who have come before you have done, read what they read.<p>Reading is the process wherein someone else's experiences, lessons learned, and ideas transfer themselves into your mind.<p>The benefits of reading--even just six minutes of it--have been statistically proven repeatedly over the …