When starting a job search, personal branding should be at the top or your priority list. A strong personal brand helps you to stand out in a crowded job market and distinguishes you from other applicants....more
BlogHer – NaBloPoMoTuesday, March 4, 2013 How is your writing voice like you? How does your writing voice differ from you?~~~~~~~~My writing voice is mostly simple; like me, yet, when I let ‘self’ go, and the writing take over, it flows smoothly. I can write for hours as the emotions, feelings, and thoughts just keep flowing.Unlike me, my writing voice is not concerned with perfection; the words just flow.Debra Mauldin, Blogger, Writer, and Certified Aromatherapist...more
A reader writes: I started the position I’m in just 2 months ago as an account executive. Before this position, I was an admin assistant and volunteer coordinator elsewhere. I am also 23, I’ve been working since I was 14 and been in office roles since the age of 19 – meaning I’ve been working long enough to pick up on office politics, and to avoid dramas ....more
Note: Stephannie has taken the time to provided the following post to show why she thinks she would be a good blogger for BAD. Take the time to read her story, then ask any relevant questions that you might have. This is part of our attempt to find the newest blogger for BAD ....more
We hear a lot about bad bosses because they generate so many complaints … but great bosses don’t get a lot of press. But they’re out there, leading teams effectively, producing results, and delighting their employees. At the Fast Track blog by Intuit QuickBase today, I talk about...more
After I graduated from university, full of inspiration and dreams for the future, I tried "leaning in." I did all the stuff you’re supposed to do. I tried "networking." I revised my CV a million times and sent it off everywhere. I slept on my sister's floor for seven days so I could do a work experience week that pushed me to my health limits and left me out of money. I did a course for unemployed graduates (again pushing my health to the limit) that promised a work experience opportunity -- which never materialized.
Deals on Chicco baby gear can be few and far between, but we’re lucky this week. Diapers.com has 25% off with coupon code BIGBABYSALE through 3/10. These items are below my buy-it-now price after coupon code: NextFit car seat in Mystique: $209.99 after coupon KeyFit Caddy: $74.99 after coupon KeyFit 30 infant car seat in Midori: $142.49 after coupon ....more
I’ve updated this post with new buy-it-now prices for 2014. I also switched out a few seats in favor of some that are more popular and/or recommended now. Buy-it now prices can help you decide when it’s time to pull the trigger on a stroller purchase ....more