My Perspective on the Fundamentals of Non-Discrimination Policies

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My Perspective on the Fundamentals of Non-Discrimination Policies

Posted on October 14th, by Valerie Martinelli in About the Public Sector. No Comments

I recently gave an interview about the need for non-discrimination policies in the workplace. The questions reminded me of why we need to protect our workers in both the public and private sectors. The biggest remaining question is, however, what can we strive for?

What Are the Basics? 

Non-Discrimination policies are put into place to protect employees. … Read More »

Advice to Advance Your Career in Government

Posted on October 14th, by Gabe Gabrielsen in About the Public Sector. No Comments

This is the first article of a five-part series on how to maximize your career in government.  Whether you are looking for a promotion or a new job assignment the five insights I will share will provide you with a competitive edge.  So many government employees see no path to career advancement; however these five … Read More »

New Opportunities and Challenges with the Gig Economy

Posted on October 8th, by Alex Meyer in on the job. No Comments

The job landscape is quickly changing. Jobs that were once readily available and steady sources of income to millions of people are changing or disappearing. It’s a topic that has come up a lot in this year’s political campaigns.

But not all is despair. With any change brings new opportunities. And one of the largest growing … Read More »

USAJOBS Already Knows Your Questions

Posted on October 8th, by American Public University System in About the Public Sector. No Comments

By Leia O’Connell, MSW
Contributor, Career Coach

Fresh out of college (many years ago), I remember starting my first real job search with little to no guidance. The basics of how to use a job search engine were obvious, but I did not truly understand the mechanics of how different engines worked. USAJOBS is the search engine … Read More »

Career Happiness: How to Build Your Positivity

Posted on October 8th, by David Shindler in Career Advice. No Comments

Every one of us can choose our attitude and it’s often self-fulfilling – the way we think about a situation can change the way we experience it. It could be the difference between you getting, keeping or losing your job and finding a fulfilling career.

And it does wonders for your health. Research shows time and … Read More »

How to Build your Career as a Hazardous Waste Manager

Posted on October 8th, by Mariia Lvovych in on the job. No Comments

Hazardous wastes constitute only a small segment of the entire waste produce of our nation. At the same time, it’s truly important for us to remove hazardous wastes in a proper way so as to keep all environmental and human health concerns at bay.

It’s necessary for all Hazardous Waste Managers to abide by the Government … Read More »

LSAT: All You Need to Know For Exam Success

Posted on October 8th, by Dave Landry in education/training. No Comments

Most law schools approved by the American Bar Association require applicants to take the LSAT (Law School Admission Test) for admissions and to prove they have what it takes to succeed in law school. If you’re aiming for some of the top law schools, you’ll need to achieve almost perfect scores. Here’s all that you … Read More »

Behavioral Interview Questions Provide Golden Personal Branding Opportunities

Posted on September 11th, by Eddie Francis in networking/interviewing. No Comments

I remember the first time I was asked a behavioral interview question. I went into a split-second panic—gadzooks! With my racing heart and sweaty palms, I wondered why, after seeing my résumé and hearing about my experience, the interviewer threw this torturous question at me. I was too worried about giving the “right” answer to … Read More »

The Monumental Challenge of Diversity in the Workplace

Posted on September 9th, by Valerie Martinelli in Career Advice. No Comments

As women we have a habit of underestimating ourselves. If we are asked what we bring to the table and measure that response against that of men, our scores are automatically lower than those of our male counterparts. It is important for women to understand that we are half of the workforce and we are … Read More »

8 Soft Skills to Land a High Paying Job

Posted on September 7th, by Hasib Ahmed in Career Advice. No Comments

Skills are everything that defines you in your professional life. Some skills are which you acquire during your college and school, and are better known as hard skills. They will define the path of your professional life and be with you for the rest of your life. But there are skills which not only your … Read More »