Switchers: Change Careers and Seize Success

Lead Change Blog

Want to get unstuck, and pull off the most daring and fulfilling career move of your life—landing a new career that you’re genuinely passionate about? Career changers face unique challenges that demand fresh approaches. As a career switcher, you have to go beyond the basics, using tactics tailor-made to ensure your candidacy stands out. SUCCEED in the right career! The post Switchers: Change Careers and Seize Success appeared first on Lead Change.

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How to Propel Your Career in 10 Minutes

Great Leadership By Dan

But what about career management? There’s a well-publicized notion that professionals spend more time planning a vacation than planning for their careers. That’s an unfortunate truth for many of us, even though a successful career is much more important to our happiness—a research-backed fact. The best way to remain marketable and achieve your professional goals is to practice consistency and discipline in managing your career.

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Who Knew There Were So Many Financially-Rewarding Nursing Careers?

Strategy Driven

These nurses find employment in a variety of settings, including surgical and pain-management centers. General nurse practitioners can offer their services in hospitals and specialize in particular fields if they want to progress their careers.

Industries That Provide Stable Careers

Strategy Driven

But you probably want to pursue a career path in an industry that can provide a stable long-term job. If you’re trying to find a career that both suits your personality and promises the possibility of financial stability (for as many years as possible) then here are some of the best industries to consider. The property market provides a very stable landscape for anybody looking to build a long-term career. It’s a career that can earn you a substantial income.

How Safe Is Your Career Today?

Rich Gee Group

Today, work is weird, complex, and ever-changing — but you have the talent and tools to take advantage of this situation and grow your career. Past and present contacts, colleagues and friends are the lifeblood of any career (“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.”). The ’robustness’ and recency of your contact list is a great barometer of your career’s health. re-VISION your career. . Image: Royalty-Free License from Dollar Photo Club 2014.

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Why Should People Consider a Career in Therapy During the COVID19 Pandemic?

Strategy Driven

COVID19 has led to huge numbers of people seeking a career change, whether this is due to the loss of a current position because of redundancy or simply having time to reflect and put lives into perspective. Why A Career In Therapy Could Be For You?

Traditional male-dominated careers still find few takers in women

HR Digest

percent of licensed pilots are women, and in the UK the figure is just 3.2 Sports and associated careers. Sports commentating, coaching, management, medicine, all are still male-dominated careers. Featured HR News made dominated fields male dominated careers

3 Ways To Update Your Career GPS.

Rich Gee Group

home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 3 Ways To Update Your Career GPS. It’s now time to take stock of who we currently are, where we are in our career, and where we want to go. This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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The Best Way To Grow Your Business & Career.

Rich Gee Group

home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 The Best Way To Grow Your Business & Career. This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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Can You Afford to Change Your Career?

Harvard Business

Who wouldn’t want a meaningful career and better balance between work and home? For many of us, it’s finances that keep us from making a career change. We worry and wonder: What would a career change do to our bank accounts? Sometimes we think (or we know) that the career we’d love would fill our days with more meaning but pay us less (significantly less, even). But Steve, Amanda, and Brandon all left those jobs and made a mid-career transition.

Do You Have A Career “Plan B”? | Rich Gee Group

Rich Gee Group

home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 Do You Have A Career “Plan B&# ? At my last corporate gig, I managed to have seven bosses in six years. It’s that time of your career when you realize that it’s time to change, to make a move, to take ACTION. Unported License.

Top Posts This Week: On Effective Leadership, Career Happiness & Company Culture

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In November, a mere three months later, I relinquished my license and left my traditional psychotherapy practice to join the world of entrepreneurs…. 5 Must Have Traits For Effective Leadership By: Eric Jacobson via Examiner.com Recently, members of a LinkedIn group forum about management and leadership were asked, "What five most important traits must a leader have to be effective?" Career Happiness?

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Don’t Talk Yourself Out of Trying a Second Career

Harvard Business

As our lives and marketplaces change all too rapidly, past career decisions can become obsolete or even dangerous to our wellbeing. With the experience of your first career to draw on, you should know what you enjoy and what you could learn to do. Even if you want to change careers to improve your income, you will still need to find a field you will enjoy, if not be passionate about. Career Transitions. Leaving a Stable Job to Create Your Dream Career.

Best HR Software Providers: Standard-setters in performance tracking to 401(K) management

HR Digest

Human Resources Management Systems (HRMS) these days manage a wide variety of tasks ranging from assessment to learning and strategy planning to payroll management. Gusto – Best HR software for payroll management. Zenefits – Best HR software people management.

Change is What You Make of It

Lead Change Blog

My wife recently became a licensed real estate agent, a career for which she has been preparing most of her adult life and one that fits her like a glove, uses her considerable knowledge and skills artfully, and is simply the best work choice for her that I can imagine. While I feel quite comfortable with my decision, I am planning to incorporate some aspects of my preexisting career into the new venture. Change Management career change Real Estate

4 Ways Managers Can Be More Inclusive

Harvard Business

Management teams and organizations that prioritize inclusion attract better talent and perform better. In bringing this mindset to life, leaders wind up embracing a number of unconventional management practices. Hire for talent, not a résumé Inclusive management starts before employees even walk in the door. Go try something…’ It was very empowering because it gave you a license to say, ‘We can do some things differently!’”

What Is Your Most Productive Workday?

Rich Gee Group

I was flying the other day to the midwest and read this article: “39% of hiring managers say Tuesday is the most productive workday. Nearly two-fifths of managers polled deemed it the day to get things done. Image: Royalty-Free License from Dollar Photo Club 2014. Blog Business Coaching C-Level Career Coaching Tip Life Coaching Social Media Uncategorized Ways & Tips Hump Day Jump Day Monday Play Schedule Tuesday Wednesday Weekends

Creating a Path to Become a Doctor

Strategy Driven

Qualifying and getting your license is something that takes many years, but putting in the effort and dedication pays off in the end. There are many ways you can really make a difference as a doctor and lots of career paths for you to choose. Professional Development business management Career Path Medical Career strategydrivenBecoming a doctor is a dream for many people when they’re children.

Creating a Successful Fleet Operation Means Investing in Employees

Strategy Driven

In addition to 18 employees operating three shops in two locations, the Division also manages two fueling sites and a Parts and Inventory Room. Fleet Services are also responsible for approximately 100 pieces of highway equipment to manage the heavy snowfall.

99 Simple Things That Will Help You Build Trust and Credibility

Lead from Within

This doesn’t grant a license to be unkind, though.). Manage complexity. Lead From Within Business Career Inc. Leadership Management Success Trust WorkplaceTrust is the most valuable asset and the most precious resource. It allows for vulnerability and honesty. When there is trust, it will affect every area of your life, business and personal. When there is no trust, it affects you, hurts you and ends up costing you.

I'm Standing Up, Not Leaning!

Mills Scofield

Perhaps because I’m short (5’ 1” on my driver’s license), I’ve always stood straight, because I had to. Throughout my career , I never felt discriminated against because of my gender. Admittedly, I’ve had a charmed career path that I worked hard at, very hard, and built the credibility to ask, and get, what I wanted. Most of my friends and colleagues thought it was because of my fancy career.

Do You Ask Enough Questions?

Lead Change Blog

Three months later, the equipment manager asked me for the day’s reservations. My goal was simply to get the highest paying gig I could find, knowing that I could make a career change later. Just as employees need to ask good questions, so do managers. The Travelers asked me to complete an application, which called for my driver’s license number and a history of any moving traffic violations. I had a license, no violations, and had never driven on a freeway before.

Be Bold In Life.

Rich Gee Group

You know when you get so caught up in your career and life you forget things? Get Shareaholic Tagged as: Action , Be Bold In Life , Bold , Boring , Extraordinary , Permission { 0 comments… add one now } Leave a Comment Previous post: 3 Ways To Update Your Career GPS. This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

Get Serious About Winning

Women on Business

If a specific license would add value to your company then get it. The ownership and management mentality is “I will do X because it increases my skills which adds value to my company and I will gladly do it without taking time away from my current duties”. 5) Stick to business: One of the great distinguishers between upper management, ownership and employees is their mentality toward their personal lives in the workplace.

How Do You Coach Your Team?

Rich Gee Group

Prior to that, I managed large teams in Fortune 500 companies throughout the nation. I found early in my career that it was easier to motivate my staff with carrots rather than the stick. You should have the same process for your career. This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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How to Get SQF Certified: The Only Guide You Need to Read

Strategy Driven

Any establishment that’s involved in the production, manufacturing, processing, storing, transporting, distribution, or selling of food or beverages should have a rigorous and reliable food safety management system. The program is developed and managed by the SQF Institute.

How To Take Charge Of Your Job Search.

Rich Gee Group

Do you feel you’ve fallen behind in your career? Do you have a hard time with organization, time management, and follow-up? Image: Royalty-Free License from Dollar Photo Club 2014. Blog Business Coaching C-Level Career Coaching Tip Life Coaching Media Piece Podcast Quotations Social Media Uncategorized Ways & Tips Fear Job Search Procrastinate Scared Unemployment

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Picking the Right Coach

Coaching Tip

Instead of encouraging dependence, your coach should teach you how to self-coach and manage your development in the future. Your coach will teach you to ask for feedback and manage the conversation without being defensive. Skilled coaches help you clarify your developmental, career and life goals. Your coach must help you manage each step of the coaching process: . Positively managing your relationships. Manage Your Default Behavior.

Is Your Boss A Psychopath? | Rich Gee Group

Rich Gee Group

You’ve probably worked for or with one sometime in your career. John was managing his boss — flattering him, taking him out for drinks, flying to his side when he was in trouble. This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

Take A Little Break To Laugh This Season.

Rich Gee Group

This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 Take A Little Break To Laugh This Season. Get Shareaholic { 2 comments… read them below or add one } Emdadul Haque 12.24.10 at 10:35 AM Laughter is the best preventive medicine.

People Reading

Coaching Tip

You will collaborate, lead, coach, manage, and serve in meaningful ways, by adapting to the communication needs of the moment. Agno''s classical profile is the "Developer Pattern" who tends to be an independent thinker and who searches for his own solutions (even his personal automobile license plate is THINK ). Source: Shawn Kent Hayashi: Conversations that Get Results and Inspire Collaboration: Engage Your Team, Your Peers, and Your Manager to Take Action.

Retain Your Employees for Longer

Strategy Driven

Whether you sponsor them to upgrade their contractors license or let them attend college once a week to learn code, for example, investing your time and money in your employees’ learning and development is a great way to keep them engaged.

Old Brands. New Hands. Last Stands | In the CEO Afterlife

In the CEO Afterlife

I realize I’ve been around a long time whenever I reminisce about the brands I was associated with in my early career. It is now licensed to Doetsch Grether who is leveraging Mum’s 120 year heritage in a fancy European re-launch. After the stint at Bristol-Myers, I moved on to Beecham Products (now GlaxoSmithKline) as Brand Manager of Brylcreem Hairdressing, Macleans Toothpaste and Silvikrin Shampoo. In the CEO Afterlife. Main menu Home. Leadership. Branding. Old Brands.

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Possibility Maximizer: HR-Guide.com

Sales Wolf Blog

SHRM - Society for Human Resource Managment Indispensible for the HR Professional! Successories Motivational Products Talent Managment Magazine Testing and Assessments - An Employers Guide to Good Practices Testing and Assessments - DOL The Rainmaker Group - Possibility Maximization An amazing group of people commited to making a difference in the world they live - one soul, one organization, one Customer Experience at a time. License.

Lisa Petrilli: The Character-Based Leader Co-Author Interview

Lead Change Blog

COO and CMO, To Be a Woman CRO (Chief Relationship Officer), CEO ConnectionLisa Petrilli's corporate leadership experience includes running a $750 million medication delivery business and a team of marketers while negotiating global licensing, commercialization and co-marketing contracts with pharmaceutical companies.

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The Most Inspirational Social Media I've Ever Seen.

Rich Gee Group

This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 The Most Inspirational Social Media I’ve Ever Seen.

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Take A More Strategic Approach To Hiring

Strategy Driven

Additionally, ambitious business leaders will not invest sufficient time, early enough in their careers, to learning and honing their hiring skills. Hiring needs to be part of an integrated talent management framework. finding the talent), job design and organisation design (you may need to flex the organisation to allow people to grow and develop), management hiring and selection skills, staff engagement and retention, staff and management development.

Old Brands. New Hands. Last Stands | In the CEO Afterlife

In the CEO Afterlife

I realize I’ve been around a long time whenever I reminisce about the brands I was associated with in my early career. It is now licensed to Doetsch Grether who is leveraging Mum’s 120 year heritage in a fancy European re-launch. After the stint at Bristol-Myers, I moved on to Beecham Products (now GlaxoSmithKline) as Brand Manager of Brylcreem Hairdressing, Macleans Toothpaste and Silvikrin Shampoo. In the CEO Afterlife. Main menu Home. Leadership. Branding. Old Brands.

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Find Your Ideal Job and Build Your Dream Business

Leading Blog

The presumption is that one has to sacrifice entrepreneurial dreams in order to be successful at a specific career choice. Realizing that you can gain education from both environments allows an opportunity for you to thrive as an employee and manage a successful side hustle. As a result of limited job functions in a large corporate environment, it doesn’t give you the full breadth of work involved in successfully managing an enterprise.

The Three Keys to Being a Great Leader

Great Leadership By Dan

Fred Smith, another leader who was Ziglar’s mentor, talked about the leader as servant: “Leadership is not a title that grants you license to force others to knuckle under; it’s a skill you perform, a service you render for the whole group.” My early career was as a sales manager for Southwestern Company, which involved recruiting college students to sell educational books door-to-door. His career had its ups and downs, including a bankruptcy.

Do It Anyway.

Rich Gee Group

This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 Do It Anyway. People are often unreasonable, illogical and self centered; Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; Be kind anyway.

Visualizing Mortality And Wealth. | Rich Gee Group

Rich Gee Group

This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 Visualizing Mortality And Wealth. Here is a very cool video showing 200 years of mortality/wealth progress in just four minutes by Hans Rosling, guru of data animation. From the NY Times.

A Powerful Sunday Message.

Rich Gee Group

This work by Rich Gee is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 A Powerful Sunday Message.

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