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Women versus Men in Job Interviews and Salary Negotiations

Job Advice Blog

For both genders, anxiety before the interview may be present, but studies show that women handle it better. And women are more prone to do mock interviews with those colleagues and friends more than men are. [.]. Interview Skills by Alex Freund career advice gender difference interview preparation men vs. women

How to Negotiate a Salary

On The Job

But now you’re about to take on one of the most difficult tasks in this job search journey: Negotiating a salary. Forget those doubts.

5 Tips On How To Negotiate Your Salary

Dumb Little Man

Do you feel uncomfortable and don’t know how to negotiate your salary? An increase in your salary will not come overnight.

Interview Questions and Answers for PAs, EAs and Admins Part 4

Practically Perfect PA

Following on from Monday’s blog here are another five interview question and answers specifically for assistants. 1. ” 2. Tell

How important is office culture?

Practically Perfect PA

Our lovely friends over at Career Moves recently conducted a survey to find out how important salary is when looking for a new role.

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3 Keys to Getting a Job When You're Overqualified

On The Job

But when you apply for jobs where employers believe you are overqualified, you greatly diminish your chances of getting a call for an interview.

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Résumé + Interview = A Job

Job Advice Blog

It’s a competition for sure, and only, say, five résumés might be considered for invitations to face-to-face interviews. You deserve it.

10 questions to ask a recruitment agent

Practically Perfect PA

How do you select the candidates that go forward for job interviews? The answers to this question will also help with your interview prep. 9.

Preparing for the Interview

Laughing all the Way to Work

I had an interview at 11, but I was busy with my job, my father was in the hospital and I was trying to arrange an engagement party for my daughter. finally decided that they would just have to take me as I was because I didn't have the time to do everything I knew I should be doing to prepare for this interview. It will be noticed.

Is Job Hopping Losing Its Stigma?

Office Dynamics

Career Management Self Development Workplace Tools accountemps career interview job hopping job skills resume MENLO PARK, Calif., workers.

Interview Question and Answer Series: #4 Questions YOU can ask in the interview

Laughing all the Way to Work

So many people recommend asking questions at an interview. good interview is one that turns into a conversation, with them asking questions of you, but with you also asking questions of them. You need to play it by ear in the interview. If you are called for an interview you should ask for a copy of the job description.

Interview Question and Answer Series: #1

Laughing all the Way to Work

I don't remember my first interview, although I do remember my first job and my first paycheque. I was a junior secretary at a large bank and my salary was $137 every two weeks. think in my day going on an interview was different from today. Today the competition is tight and to get the job you need to have interview savvy.

The 4 Most Difficult Interview Questions

Professional Assistant Blog

Home About Me Advertise The 4 Most Difficult Interview Questions By The Professional Assistant on Friday, November 23, 2007 Filed Under: Job Seeking A re you going in for an interview for that dream job? What kind of salary are you looking for? Are you just looking for a job that can tie you over until you find that dream job?

How to Keep Your Best Employees From Leaving

On The Job

In a new book, “The Stay Interview,” author Richard P. What you’re trying to do is the get the person to trust you, and it’s a process.”

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Two-for-One Sale: Get Your Interview Tips Now!

On The Job

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The Good and Bad of Freelancing

Small Business Labs

There are no set salaries, no limits on how to direct one's efforts. But we also interview lots of people who see the bad of freelancing outweighing the good and prefer traditional employment.  Every so often we need to remind ourselves that freelancing is neither just good or bad. After having kids this became a huge bonus.

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The Pricing Battle: Charging for Your Time or Charging for Results/Value

Productive & Organized

Wiser interviewing Dan Crask and me on the topic.   In a typical employer/employee model, this is similar to someone that is on a salary

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A PA’s guide to confidentiality

Practically Perfect PA

And increasingly, PAs are asked in job interviews how they approach the issue of confidentiality. Confidential emails and digital files.

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Results of the 2014 Solopreneur Survey: Quality of Life is Up, Expectations are Up, Facebook is Down

The Solopreneur Life

Earnings spectrum (salary plus profit): at the low end of the spectrum, 37.3 The survey attracted 308 responses. said it got worse. percent.

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Should You Tell How Much Money You Make?

On The Job

People don’t want the boss or human resources to think they’re not grateful to have a job if they question their salary. Rueff says. good post!

5 Things You Should Know About a Company Before You Accept Their Offer

Productivity Bits

With room for advancement comes salary increases. How does the company handle salary increases? Personal Development accepting a job offer dissect a job offer employment questions things to ask during job interview things to consider before accepting a job offerCopyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Photo Courtesy Of TerraNik.

Is it ever OK to tell someone how much you make?

Laughing all the Way to Work

Someone asked me the other day what my salary was. I was taken aback. Years ago we were taught never to reveal our salary. remember when I started my first job in the mid 70s. I was so excited about getting a steady salary that I wrote the amount in my calendar on each payday. I was making $137 every two weeks.

Real-World Experience Pays Off

On The Job

Students are interviewed before being offered positions. It seems more employers are clamoring for such experience, no matter the job.

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Should You Work With a Spouse?

On The Job

recently interviewed a couple who not only run a company together, but advise other couples on how to do the same. with their husband.

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The Indispensable ‘Get’

Daily Writing Tips

Next month I will get my first raise in salary. Here are a few more uses of get : Don’t get so nervous when you have an interview. meet).

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It's All About Flexibility

Small Business Labs

 We did this because almost everyone we interviewed described balance as having a flexible work schedule.   A recent survey by Mom Corps as reported by Business News Daily found that nearly half of the repondents would give up an average of nearly 10 percent of their salary for a more flexible work schedule.

Assistants Have Space on the Dream Team

Office Dynamics

We sat down with Holly Regan, Managing Editor for Software Advice for an interview on her findings. Finally, encourage Givers to speak up.

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Why feeling like an impostor is good for you

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

These findings were subsequently confirmed in interviews conducted by Susan Pinker. “You’re not really an adult at all. Dylan Moran.

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How to Be Persuasive in the Workplace

Eat Your Career

You may also want to take research that shows the appropriate salary range for a person in your field with your experience. You want a raise?

2011 28

How to Turn a Part-Time Job Into a Full-Time Gig

On The Job

Don't just consider the salary," Lauby says. I think lot of the career "snobbiness" from the last decade is about gone. Take the initiative.

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7 Job Search Secrets You Must Know

On The Job

Among his suggestions: Don’t be the first interview. Try to find out if anyone else has been interviewed when they call you for an appointment.

Do You Have What it Takes to Work in a Non-Profit?

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Wednesday, March 10, 2010 Do You Have What it Takes to Work in a Non-Profit? Further, many non-profits can’t offer as much in salary, but other benefits may balance that out for many job seekers.

How To Conquer The Four Horsemen of Productivity Apocalypse

Dumb Little Man

Gary Vaynerchuk said in an interview that he never missed a game of the Jets even during the busiest time of his entire life. Sleep Time.

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Reward and Recognition within the Assistant Industry

Practically Perfect PA

This was quite frowned upon at the time and I always made sure I had an answer during interviews if my job hopping ever came up. know I have….

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Do you know your numbers? Revenue vs. Income – The difference can make or break your company

Productive & Organized

If you are a solopreneur or freelancer your net income is essentially the salary you are paying yourself.  How is that possible? 

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Should I stay or should I go?

Laughing all the Way to Work

also enjoy training and passing on information. I am in the process of developing testing for admin interviews and I really enjoyed doing that. Other things you need to evaluate as well is the salary, career advancement, company benefits, etc., job satisfaction interview questions professional assistant should I stay or should I go?

Do You Have What it Takes to Work in a Non-Profit?

On The Job

Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Wednesday, March 10, 2010 Do You Have What it Takes to Work in a Non-Profit? Further, many non-profits can’t offer as much in salary, but other benefits may balance that out for many job seekers.

Bad Career Advice: It's Not Personal, It's Business

Eat Your Career

Paralegals salary August 16, 2010 | 10:55 pm I agree with you about not being able to Complete separation work from home. And The Apprentice ?

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51 Ways to Break a Limiting Belief

Eat Your Career

Video game design salary August 16, 2010 | 10:58 pm Wow, I really liked your 51 tactics, they are very helpful and fun. Greet it. So what?!

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The Yin and Yang of Freelancing

Small Business Labs

It also has a very active comments section with lots of great quotes from freelance writers discussing their lives as independent workers.