Monthly Archives: March 2020

Google, Facebook, and Amazon Managers Share Advice on Answers to Behavioral Interview Questions – inc.com post

What’s the right answer to “What is your biggest weakness?” By: Melinda Zetlin Some of the hardest questions to prepare for include those that seem designed to make you look bad. But know that the person hiring you was probably asked those as well. Make sure you keep things professional. This is a small world. […]

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5 TED Talks That Will Help You Manage Anxiety and Build Resilience – inc.com post

Get inspired to learn some new ways to practice mindfulness and help manage your emotions. By: Betsy Mikel With lives, businesses, and the entire global economy being upended because of the coronavirus pandemic, it’s easy for anxiety and worry to set in. These are stressful times for everyone. If you’re looking for coping strategies, here are […]

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10 Smart Questions That Will Make People Remember You and Like You in 2020 – inc.com post

If you hate networking, and you’re no good at asking “icebreaker” questions, this is the list for you. By: Bill Murphy Many of us do not like to network – it feels fake, and forced. In some ways, it is not the “normal” way people meet each other. To our way of thinking, yes, it’s […]

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What does it cost to replace an employee? – eCareerCoaching.com post

Many times we are asked what it costs to replace an employee. While those answers can be hard to divine across the board, there are averages available from 2016. By: Don Oehlert Sr. Managing Partner, <eCareerCoaching.com> Here are some data points from 2016 that help answer this question. Some may not be a fair representation […]

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Who is hiring during the coronavirus? Try these industries if you need a job now – FAST Company post

By: BY ARIANNE COHEN Most economists are expecting that layoffs will be spiking, starting next week. If you need a job while you’re waiting for your job to come back after the emergency is over (whenever it’s over), here are some ideas. Pandemic job insecurity comes with a silver lining: It’s better to see the ax […]

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50 companies hiring executives now – Monster.com post

Find the top companies hiring executives and managers this month. By: Monster Staff At any time and for any reason many companies are hiring. Here is a list of the Top 50 that are looking for executive talent right now. There are about 3,000 open executive-level positions listed here, and at some of the world’s […]

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The 1 Time Thief You Can’t Ignore. – inc.com post

We are all guilty of this one. By: David Finkel Author, ‘The Freedom Formula: How to Succeed in Business Without Sacrificing Your Family, Health, or Life.‘ Email has become both the biggest boon and bane to our existence. It allows us to pass along timely information to an interested audience, and it also suffocates us […]

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Actual unemployment/underemployment numbers differ significantly from published data – post

By: Don Oehlert, Sr. Managing Partner; <eCareerCoaching.com> The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) compiles a count of those Americans that are employed, unemployed and underemployed.They have been doing this since the inception of the WPA in 1940. The results of every survey can be found on their website, which is <bls.gov>. The differences between “counted […]

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Want to Keep Your Best Employees From Quitting? They Want to See These 4 Things in the Workplace – inc.com post

Employee engagement is no longer an HR buzzword. It’s a way of being–every single day. By: Marcel Schwantes, Founder and Chief Human Officer, Leadership From the Core Managing is always a challenge, but seemingly now more than ever. Studies indicate that up to 85% of all people that are currently working are not fully engaged. […]

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Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran Says Every Exceptional Person Suffers From Self-Doubt: How to Use Imposter Syndrome to Your Advantage – inc.com post

According to the ‘Shark Tank’ star, self-doubt isn’t something to overcome. Self-doubt can provide a foundation for excellence. Says Self-Doubt is the Exceptional Person’s Best Friend By: Jeff Haden Sometimes timing and luck factor into our successes. Sometimes its just plain old effort. Sometimes its something else entirely! Whatever it is, we all suffer from […]

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