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URL :http://www.boston.com/jobs/news/jobdoc/
Filed Under:Career & Jobs / Job Hunting
Posts on Regator:711
Posts / Week:2.1
Archived Since:June 7, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Continental vs. American Style Of Cutting Food?Which Is Correct?

Peter Post explains the difference between American style of cutting food and continental style. Which is correct? Post untangles this oft-asked etiquette question.

My Spouse Got Laid Off - Now What?

Elaine offers advice on what to do when your spouse has been laid off.

Software Recruiter Helps Fill Tech Job Vacancies

Competition for talented coders, programmers and developers is fierce, and there?s a lot of behind-the-scenes work in finding and hiring the best tech talent.

Monday @ Noon: Job Doc Chat with Tracy Cashman

Tracy Cashman is Senior Vice President and Partner of the Information Technology search division at WinterWyman. She takes your career-related questions during a live chat Monday at noon.

Concerns about using social media for a job hunt

Pattie Hunt Sinacole shares advice to a reluctant user of social media.

Company culture? Don't ask.

If you're considering a new job, says Paul Hellman, it's a mistake to ignore culture?or to accept bland generalizations. Here's what to ask.

Water Cooler Talk

Peter Post explores the best practices for engaging in small talk with colleagues while you are at the office.

Should I Ask for a Raise?

Elaine Varelas offers advice on asking for a raise, made timely by Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella.

Kendall Square Coworking Space Accelerates Start-Up Connections

Coworking makes sense for companies with limited staff and resources because it?s extremely flexible and affordable. You don?t have to sign a complicated long-term commercial lease or worry about perfect credit history, which some young companies might not have. It?s a great way to find like-minded individuals potential clients, employees, partners, and mentors.

Writing a self-assessment

Pattie Hunt Sinacole shares advice on how to best compose a written self-assessment.

How to Fix a Lack of Responsiveness for Internal Events

Elaine Varelas offers advice on how to get a better response rate while planning internal events.

Good Grooming: A Gentle Reminder

Peter Post reminds readers of the importance of basic good grooming and its effect on success at work. He breaks down good grooming for men and for women to a few specific pieces of advice.

Creating 'Landmark' research-based strategies for dyslexic readers

An incredible amount of research on the human brain ? in the fields of education, neuroscience, and technology and more ? is helping us understand how to best help children with language learning difficulties.

Monday @ Noon: Job Doc Chat with Elaine Varelas

Elaine Varelas, managing partner of Keystone Partners in Boston, has over 20 years experience in career consulting, executive development and coaching. She takes your career questions during a live chat Monday at noon.

Presentation? Capture their attention with this technique

Telling your audience the agenda, Paul Hellman says, won't grab their attention. But this technique will.

It?s Hard To Believe It?s Been Ten Years

Peter Post celebrates ten years of writing Etiquette at Work for the Boston GLobe Sunday Business section. Columns focus on a wide variety of etiquette dilemmas people face at work every day.

Returning to Work after Maternity Leave

Elaine offers advice on how to return to the workforce as a new mother.

Mobility aids get bling, thanks to empathetic entrepreneur

When Kelly Marchetti had to wear an ugly, drab medical walking boot after two major foot reconstruction surgeries, she was inspired to create a waterproof ? and fashionable ? cover to fit over the orthopedic device.

Posting jobs within a company

Job Doc columnist Pattie Hunt Sinacole shares information on job posting practices.

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