Careers

Weinstein Co. offer, Sen. Susan Collins, Anne Wojcicki: Broadsheet for Nov. 20

EVERYONE'S TALKING<p>• <b>The men behind the man</b><b>.</b> Maria Contreras-Sweet, who led the Small Business Administration under President Obama, has reportedly …

Energy

5 things that make your coworkers think you're condescending — even when you don't mean to be

• <b>Everyone picks up some arrogant habits from time to time.</b>• <b><br>There are 5 signs you might be acting in a condescending manner to your coworkers.</b>• <b><br>Some of these signs include always putting yourself first, or equating your experiences to someone else's.</b><p>Let's talk about <i>those</i> colleagues. Do you know the type …

23 Workplace Horror Stories That'll Make You Say "WTAF?????"

"My manager shows up while I’m having chemotherapy to talk about work."<p>Yeeeeeeeup. Update here.<p>The thing that was so wild here is that the letter writer doubled down in the comments, and added more details that just made things worse:<p>She also got so combative in the comments that Alison had to step …

How to know if you should change careers or just change jobs

Everyone gets down about their job every now and again. But that’s not necessarily a reason to consider switching careers altogether.<p>“Happiness is so …

Gen Z Wants You to Know Fostering Happiness in the Workplace Pays Off

To attract fresh, new talent from this emerging generation, you first need to learn their unique needs and motivations.<p>Generation Z has begun entering the workforce. Unlike millennials, who started their careers during a terrible economic time, Gen Z is confident about their future.<p>In fact, a …

Millennials

'Miss World' Is a Med Student From India — But Here's the Job She Believes Should Be Highest Paid

Manushi Chhillar is hardly a household name ... yet.<p>Chhillar took home the title of Miss World as the 67th pageant came to an end, making her the …

Priyanka Chopra

More than a third of women expect to be demoted when they go back to work after a career break

Professional women who take an extended career break risk filling more junior roles when they go back to work, a new survey says.<p>More than a third (36 per cent) of those surveyed by Women Returners said they expected to return to work at a more junior level. Reasons given by the coaching …

Some of the 10 worst jobs for millennials might surprise you

What are the worst jobs for millennials — and why does it matter?<p>U.S. News & World Report, a news organization that annually compiles a variety of …

Millennials

Dear Future Museum Educators: Three Things I Wish I Knew 10 Years Ago

<b>Posted:</b> November 20, 2017 | <b>Author:</b> leadershipmatters1213 | <b>Filed under:</b> Museum, museum career, Networking, Professional Development, Work Habits | …

K-12

Returning Dublin star Danny Sutcliffe looking forward to 'second chance' under new boss

Highly regarded Dublin hurler Danny Sutcliffe was downplaying his return to the county senior hurling panel over the weekend in Boston, <i>writes Michael</i> …

News (Ireland)

8 things the smartest people never reveal about themselves at work

<i>Smart employees know not to reveal if and when they think someone else is incompetent. Sebastiaan ter Burg/Flickr</i><p><b>LinkedIn Influencer Travis Bradberry published this post originally on LinkedIn.</b>• <b><br>Building a network requires opening up to your colleagues — but you should be careful how much you</b> …

Emotional Intelligence

These 20 Companies Are Hiring the Most Part-Time, Work-from-Home Jobs This Spring

A part-time, work-from-home gig is a great way to make ends meet around a hectic schedule, or just to pad your pockets with a little extra spending …

Amazon Is Hiring 5,000 Work-From-Home Jobs

You’re probably on Amazon at least a few times a day stocking up on the essentials, scoring deals on tech and fashion, and even streaming movies, TV …

Amazon

How a guy who sold phones at a Sprint store landed his dream job in venture capital with just 1 tweet

• <b>Chacho Valadez hated his job in sales.</b>• <b><br>One day he sent a tweet to Arlan Hamilton of Backstage Capital asking for book recommendations for aspiring VCs.</b>• <b><br>That led to a friendly conversation — and a job offer.</b><p>On March 13, 2017, still tired from working on my schoolwork the night before, I was waiting …

Venture Capital

11 Cool Perks Amazon Is Offering Its Newest Employees

Perks include daily catered lunch and discounts on Amazon purchases.<p>Amazon is on the prowl for its second headquarters — and cities across the US and …

Career Development

Make Money From Home This Holiday Season With These Part-Time Remote Jobs

We all need a little more financial flexibility around the holidays. Between buying gifts, traveling to visit friends and family, and just being in …

These are the 5 best cities to start your career

• <b>Some of the cities with the most jobs can be expensive to live.</b>• <b><br>This 'economic opportunity index' ranks US cities by economic prospects as well as affordability.</b><p>Amazon’s very public search to identify the best location for its second headquarters made me wonder - what criteria would be helpful for …

Housing

X factor hopeful Matt Linnen says he'll quit music if the show doesn't launch his career - Mirror Online

It’s now or never for X Factor hunk Matt Linnen, who says he’ll give up music if he can’t build a career after the show.<p>The 28-year-old has been …

15 Internship Horror Stories That'll Make You Cringe

"They sent me, a 21-year-old kid, out with a potential murderer all day and didn’t tell me."<p>"I was an intern for a TV talk show in college. I was sent out alone one day to pick up a guest for the show from the airport, and was told to keep him occupied for a few hours until it was time to shoot. …

New Jersey Transit

Program helps train developmentally disabled for jobs, life

They may have intellectual or developmental disabilities, but that doesn't mean that the former high school students taking part in a TSYS intern …

Business

Japan wants to make it easier to become a resident. Do you qualify?

When developed countries face challenges like an aging population, a shrinking workforce, and weak growth, one solution is to open up to immigrants.<p>Japan, instead, has tapped older women to join the workforce and is betting on robots to do the jobs humans once did. Companies are struggling in the …

Japan

10 Jobs Millennials Say Are The Most Stressful

U.S. News published a follow-up to its previous list of the best jobs for millennials with ... the worst 10.<p>To be clear, in this context, "worst" …

Work-life Balance

Glassdoor Survey Says Employees Are More Likely to Quit If Leadership Skills Aren't Developed at Work. Here's How to Fix That

Developing leaders in the workplace is easier than you think. Plus, the payoffs are well worth it.<p>They say hiring is the hardest part of running a business. The numbers, you can learn. The permits, you can figure out. But the people? They are unpredictable.<p>I still remember hiring my very first …

Leadership

Being a Boss is No Joke: Phrases Said by Amazing Bosses

9 Phrases Said By Amazing Bosses<p>By Maren Hogan<p>Share on:<p>Like being a parent, being a boss is no joke. And you probably spend tons of time wondering …

Leadership

How to find out if you're earning less than your coworker

Money isn't exactly an easy topic to talk about with your BFF let alone your coworker. As finance expert and founder of LexION Capital Elle Kaplan …

3 easy strategies that make it easier to work with anyone

• <b>Even when you're working with people you like, navigating office relationships can be difficult.</b>• <b><br>If someone's behavior is irritating you, pause before you react and ask yourself why they might be acting that way, and try to understand how they might be feeling.</b>• <b><br>When trying to make a point, say what</b> …

Career Advice: Get a raise this year? Here’s how you compare to the average American.

If you’ve worked hard and won praise from the boss, but still aren’t getting a raise, then you have good reason to feel frustrated. Management may …

Personal Finance

Worried You Might Be Laid Off? Ask Madeleine

<i>Dear Madeleine,</i><p><i>I am a fairly new manager for a giant tech company, with only one direct report.</i><p><i>Over the last year our upper management has been</i> …

How ‘returnships’ could help women in science and engineering get back to work after having a baby

Having a long break from working can be career suicide, especially in Stem (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) industries.<p>Women are often …

Accepting appointments for career counseling

The American Library Association’s (ALA) JobLIST Placement and Career Development Center will offer complimentary career counseling sessions Saturday …

Counseling