LINKEDIN POWER USER TIP: How do I easily find out when someone changes jobs using LinkedIn? [more inside]
I'm working with a few school start-up teams, and two of them are in search of resources for creating rubrics. I think I've convinced them that the act of creating rubrics is itself very valuable, but they still want to see some additional models before they jump in. Are there books or websites that provide strong sample rubrics as well as philosophical and practical guidelines for the creation of rubrics? Thanks--
How do you elicit respect -- while still being liked -- in a supervisory position? [more inside]
I want to format my Office Outlook Professional 2003 edition to include a watermark for each outgoing email. I searched around and found ways to insert graphics into the signature part but nothing on creating a watermark over which we can send email. Is it even possible? Thanks.
I am opening an electronics repair shop in PA, I will be repairing cell phones, video games, and computers. Do I collect sales tax? [more inside]
Can a late-20's white guy wear a suit with a hat without looking like a jerk? [more inside]
DressMeFilter. I'm transitioning from California grad student to East Coast professional. What do I need to wear and how can I do it affordably? [more inside]
Does Germany have its own LinkedIn? Is there a strong professional social networking community in Germany apart from LinkedIn, in the way France has viadeo? China and Japan are also of interest, but I care most about Germany. For the sake of future readers, other countries are welcome. Does not have to be in English.
What is it like living with law students as roommates? [more inside]
Are there any good write-ups on the "everyone else's job is easy" phenomenon? You know, the one where people think you can buy good (accounting services / legal services / design services) off the shelf these days, and that hiring a professional is a fool's errand? [more inside]
How do I successfully promote myself via Twitter? [more inside]
I look young. What are some techniques to ensure that I am taken seriously in professional situations? [more inside]
I was just given a pay-cut as a disciplinary action. This action came with no warning. Time to quit, right? [more inside]
Shop like a grownup filter: Please tell me about the best ladies' briefcase you've ever seen. Parameters inside! [more inside]
Poster presentation outside of elementary school: help me be professional! Bonus question inside. [more inside]
Seeking networking groups for a youngish, unemployed, non-profit-minded professional in NYC. [more inside]
I'm interested to know how people with chronic illnesses keep it from interfering with their professional lives. I have Crohn's Disease and am training to be a psychologist. How does having an illness affect your ability to see patients or clients, keep a schedule, and have a professional business etc.? [more inside]
Anyone know where I can buy a nice new black skirt suit (it's time to update) that isn't paired with a cootie huging mini or pencil skirt? [more inside]
Help me word a delicate email. I need to make it clear that the professional favor I’m about to extend to a "frenemy" is something I expect to be reciprocated once they get the job. [more inside]
I'm looking to find and join a Cambridge/Boston writing group comprised of (other) professional / experienced writers and producers of film and television. [more inside]
Soon to be college grad doing IT consulting? That's either a great idea or a terrible one, and I have no idea which.
How does somebody break into professional consulting, especially IT consulting? How do you get clients? Should I even do it? [more inside]
Websites for professional photographers and artist photographers are needed for my review. I am about to build my own website, and would like to see as many examples; via their links, as possible. [more inside]
Copyright issues with memorial DVDs? [more inside]
This evening, I saw a man with a slate blue t-shirt on that said "Professional Troll" on the back. There was a pandalike creature on the sleeve. What was on the front?
What are some good things to consider when starting out as a professional photographer? [more inside]
Would it even be possible to pursue a friendship, or a good idea, for that matter? [more inside]
Help me network like a professional. What are common mistakes that soon-to-be graduates make at network events? What is proper etiquette for name exchanges, gracefully making one's way into a group conversation, and how one does one make an impression without coming off too strong? Particulars after the break. [more inside]
How do I talk to doctors in a professional manner? [more inside]
Fashion Don't? [more inside]
How to apply for a job in the US? Please, help! [more inside]
What cooking secrets take your food to the almost-pro level? [more inside]
How should I go about monetizing my podcast in a legitimate and professional manner? [more inside]
Is there such a thing as a professional organizer? What about for the common man? [more inside]
How does one submit a professional query to a national magazine? [more inside]
Do you have a Project Management Professional Certificate? If so, how has it improved your earnings and/or employment opportunities and how do employers see the qualification?
Do I buy a house? [more inside]
I'm an independent graphic artist looking to create a simple but not amatuerish-looking portfolio website to showcase my work. And because of my limited budget, I pretty much have to do it myself. However, I'm having trouble getting started because there's so much information out there, a lot of it conflicting, out-of-date, too specific, or too general. Please help me do this right! Plenty [more inside]
What are some great professional development books? [more inside]
How do I decide when the time is right to go back to school? [more inside]
How does one make the transition between "college student" and business professional" without being wasteful?
How does one make the transition between "college student" and business professional" without being wasteful? [more inside]
How would you find a ranked list of professional sportsmens' jersey sales for a particular league during a particular season? For instance, where could you find a ranked list of the sales of NFL players' jerseys for 2007? [more inside]
What are the tricks/tip to getting great newborn photographs? [more inside]
How to pass a PE license exam after ten years? [more inside]
Do young professionals stand a change when negotiating a starting salary after a three-month probationary period? [more inside]
I need an electronic welcome sign for my office. Currently we are using printed signs in a frame to welcome clients and prospects to our financial services office. We would like to change that to a large digital frame that can also show some photos from client events. The large part seems to be giving me trouble. [more inside]
I am using adobe acrobat pro 8. I have a basic text field in a simple form. How in the hell do I get a subscript character in there (I want put in the text "H2M DEVELOPMENT CO." with the "2" as subscript)? Is this something boneheadedly simple I am missing? I can do it in two seconds in any word processor...your help will be mos appreciated - thanks in advance!!!
Professional photographers: What blogs, resources, sites do you use/recommend for keeping up to date, trends, reviews, techniques, experiences with vendors, etc?
I'm currently out of work and looking for a new job. I share a cell plan with my family, but thanks to the combination of my having little money coming in and my sister & her boyfriend deciding that text messages are super fun, my phone's been cut off. So now I have dozens of resumes floating around with a bad phone number! How do I let prospective employers know my new number? [more inside]
Good examples of web-based professional social networks? [more inside]
I'm a heavyset, geeky guy with no sense of fashion or style. Can you help me change my look? [more inside]