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May 10, 2013
Rabbi Berel Wein: Be all that you should be
May 8, 2013
Peter Ford: Why China is welcoming both Israel's Netanyahu and Palestinians' Abbas
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May 3, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Poland's new Jewish museum celebrates life, doesn't revisit Holocaust
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April 26, 2013
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April 24, 2013
Jewish World Review
Bookmark These: Raise, promotion or new job strategies
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What strategies will get you a raise, promotion or new job in this economy? These sites ought to help you advance despite the unemployment rate.
What do Apple Inc. and pop star Lady Gaga have in common? According to this item at Bnet, they've each got a vision (OK, they're different visions), they project simple messages, cultivate fans, and show up everywhere in colorful packages. Maybe your personal success can be found in applying such "branding secrets" to your life. Well, maybe. Also on this site are insightful posts on "5 ways to climb the ladder without losing your soul," and "Five mental habits of innovative people."
You may know it by many other names, and as something bad, but "ingratiatory behavior" toward the boss is the way to move up, at least according to a survey reported here on the Fast Company site. "People feel a natural obligation to help those who have ingratiated them," notes one of the survey authors.
Making a mentor out of someone higher up the ladder than yourself is one of the best strategies for getting yourself promoted, according to the Quintessential Careers site. Keeping a record of everything you do well, and do right, is also important, as are building a network, being a team player, and asking for new responsibilities (even before the official promotion). The site has a sign-up for a career newsletter, along with other job-hunting tips and tools.
In the article "How to get a raise or promotion in 2010," MSNBC contributing writer Eve Tahmincioglu suggests it is time to take advantage of the recovering economy. She says one key way to advance is to think up ways to save your employer money, then asking to be rewarded for your successes. Part of that idea is to "think like a CEO" — by promoting your company and its products every chance you get.
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