Monthly Archives: January 2020

LinkedIn Says These Are the 5 Biggest Mistakes People Always Make in the First 90 Days of Their New Job – Inc.com posting

By: Peter Economy The Leadership Guy The first few weeks of a new job can be – at the same time – exciting and scary. Here are some tips to help out with this very important time in your professional life. The first day at a new job. The first week. The first month. Starting […]

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The ‘Jeopardy!’ Greatest of All Time Tournament Reveals a Brutal Truth About Life That Few People Are Willing to Admit – Inc.com posting

By: Jeff Haden Contributing editor, Inc. @jeff_haden Even though this is only related to job search in a peripheral way, it does apply. Please read through this to see what skillsets are best used to prepare yourself for job search. You’ll need strength – both physical and psychological; you’ll need also need a “success!” mentality, for […]

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7 Bad Email Habits, Ranked From Mildly Annoying to 100 Percent Self-Defeating, According to a New Survey – Inc.com posting

Spoiler alert: Don’t ever write, ‘AS PER MY PREVIOUS EMAIL!!!’ By: Bill Murphy Jr. http://www.billmurphyjr.com @BillMurphyJr We all have some hidden skeletons in our closets around email usage and it’s etiquette. Here are 7 pretty annoying habits that were called out in a recent study. For all the new ways we communicate with each other in […]

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Thinking about changing jobs? Here’s what physicians should consider. – KevinMD repost

By: SmartMoneyMD Even physicians want to change careers sometimes. Here is some guidance on things to consider during this process, from an MD. Perhaps taking q3 call as a resident didn’t seem too tough in your late twenties, but getting brutalized every third night in your thirties and forties starts getting really old.  Maybe your […]

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AI Specialist Is The Top Emerging Job In 2020 According To LinkedIn – Forbes article

By: Louis ColumbusContributor | ENTERPRISE TECH Follow this URL to read up about some of the top 15 new career fields that are going to be at the top of the list in 2020. Not surprisingly, many of these top jobs in the new decade are in tech. If you are considering a job change, […]

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The 4 Main Reasons People Change Careers – Fortune Magazine article

By: Anne Fisher There are many reasons to change career paths – Ms. Fisher’s article here discusses four good ones. Ever wonder whether you picked the right career path, way back when—and, if not, whether you could make the jump to a different field? The job market right now looks ideal for making a change, […]

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How to sound humble but not weak or insecure – Fast Company article

By: Judith Humphrey In this day of gathering followers, we also have to remember that in our professional areas, we need to focus on how our teams d0 and did on projects. Not always easy when there are so many distractions and people in the management ranks are so busy all the time. So busy […]

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Where the (good) jobs are – Crain’s Chicago Business article

Recruiting, tech, data analysis, cannabis compliance, health care and social media are some of the most sought-after categories for job seekers looking for a nice paycheck. By: Judith Crown Recently we pushed out a posting about how many bad jobs there are available and have been filled in the past 5-8 years. Here we send […]

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Everything you need to know about the new W-4 tax form – abc news article

By: Catherine Thorbecke If it’s been a while since you’ve changed jobs, here is a change to the old ways of doing things. As soon as you land your new job, you’ll need to fill one out – may as well know how it works in advance. https://abcnews.go.com/Business/tax-form/story?id=67987326

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Richard Branson’s 5-Step Process for Setting Goals (and Resolutions) You’ll Actually Stick To – Inc.com article

The Virgin founder has a typically straightforward method for turning goals into reality.  By: Jessica Stillman Contibutor, Inc.com The old saying goes that most of us will be done with our New Year’s resolutions by SuperBowl weekend. Richard Branson, however, has a method that works for him such that he keeps up with his goals […]

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