CareerCast.com: Most Overrated and Underrated Jobs


CareerCast.com Rates the Most Overrated and Underrated Jobs

 

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CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Some of the most appealing jobs in today’s workplace are underrated, while alluring jobs like advertising agency executive, photojournalist and public relations executive may hold cachet – but they also have a downside, landing them on the CareerCast list of most overrated jobs of 2012…

 


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Dealing with Workplace Bullies


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You may have noticed lately that people are increasingly on edge. Blame it on the stress of working in a highly competitive workplace. Or blame it on a sluggish economy where people think no job (specifically theirs) is safe.

No matter how you look at it, tough times bring out the worst in people. This is most evident in the fact that workplace bullying is on the rise.

Chances are, at one time or another, an employee will make contact with aggressive co-workers. It is only reasonable to be prepared, if found bullied at work.

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Manners in the Workplace: Time to be Unplugged


It doesn’t matter if you are holding a fork, a spoon or a smartphone—good manners are essential.

In the workplace, poor workplace etiquette is beginning to get out of hand. In a survey by Robert Half Technology, 76 percent of managers said bad technical manners can adversely affect employment prospects.