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A headhunter locked me out of jobs for 6 months
corcodilos.com

Ever miss out on a good job because a recruiter submitted your resume — and the employer didn’t want to pay the fee? Did you even know that the recruiter referred you? Either way, you lose. You get locked out.

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Stressful day? Work some yoga into your workday
wtop.com

Many employees spend the majority of their workdays sitting in a chair. This type of sedentary lifestyle has been dubbed “the new smoking” and has been linked to cancer, heart disease and Type 2 diabetes. “Get rid of the chair for two minutes and just …

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10 Job Boards for Sports
www.careercloud.com

For those of you who love sports and want to make a career in it, this post is for you. Get ready to toil for little pay and long hours but if you are willing to put in the time and sweat equity you can rise to great heights with a sports team or coaching. […]

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LinkedIn: A Tale Of Two Companies
seekingalpha.com

Some suggest LinkedIn's recent 48% decline is only the beginning and that it could go as low as $20 per share. Management has two companies – an "operating company" that is very profitable. And a "growth company" that invests in the future based on …

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Job interview advice: Should I raise concerns about sexism with my potential …
www.telegraph.co.uk

It's also worth doing online research to read reviews on social media or websites such as Glassdoor and LinkedIn, seek feedback from current and past employees, and compare what you know about your prospective employer to other firms in the same …

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The Most Important Question of the Job Interview
blog.careercloud.com

Tell me about yourself: This is one of the most important questions during the interview. The key here is to keep your answer concise and valuable, while still building a relationship with your…

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A Case Against Open Networking
www.winningimpression.com

Should you be accepting connection requests from anyone? Does it help your hiring? Sourcing Specialist, Kasia Borowicz wades into the open networking debate

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6 essential tips for working smarter with Slack
www.macworld.com

The chat app Slack can replace meetings, reduce email, and blend productivity with silly GIFs, all day long.

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The difference between Google and Alphabet, explained
www.washingtonpost.com

Google Capital has invested in Cloudflare, Glassdoor and Duolingo. Calico, Verily: Alphabet's biotech subsidiaries. Both are research and development labs that have hired scientists to pore over medical puzzles. Calico is focused on extending the human …

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Connecticut job growth remains flat
www.connjobs.net

A look at Connecticut job growth figures.

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What the Hell is Financial Wellness & Why Should HR Pros Care!
timsackett.com

I don’t know about you, but I wasn’t raised in an environment where much of anything was given to me. In my world, Financial Wellness meant our check didn’t bounce when we went to the grocery store or having to go to a different grocery store where we hadn’t bounced a check in a while! Luckily, […]

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"21 Days" Gives Insight into LinkedIn Success
smallbiztrends.com

Launched back in 2003, LinkedIn has made it far easier to network on-line with your ideal fellow professionals and to help grow your business. “21 Days to Success with LinkedIn” follows the activities and lessons learned by a marketer being mentored in …

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11 Little-Known Factors That Could Affect Your Job Interview
www.careercloud.com

All of us go through it sooner or later – the intimidating meeting that can change our lives. You know well how important it is to create a perfect resume and to show your advantages in this short job interview time.

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Glassdoor comments on Zero Hours Contracts going up by 100000
www.onrec.com

“The most common reason that unemployed people turn down zero hours contracts is the need for a guaranteed level of income to make this a viable alternative to receiving unemployment benefit. The perception is that these contracts favour the employers …

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