Career Advice

The Difference Between a Manager and a Supervisor

Job Puma April 13, 2021

At some point in your career, you may have heard people use the terms supervisor and manager interchangeably. Technically, the two roles are separate, however. The degree of difference depends on the type of industry in which they work. These are some differences between a supervisor and a manager:

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When Mental Health Interferes With Work

Job Puma March 11, 2021

More and more employers are taking steps to address the mental health of their employees. This is a wonderful development that did not exist when our grandparents or great-grandparents were part of the workforce. So, if mental health starts to interfere with your work, what are some steps you can take?

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What to Say to Get a Job Back After You've Resigned

Job Puma February 9, 2021

It's not a bad thing to resign from a job if you no longer want to work there. However, one day you may want to come back to that job. That's why it's important to part ways with the employer in a respectable manner. Here are three things you can do if you ever want to return to a place of employment from which you have resigned.

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How to Handle Being Passed Over for a Promotion

Job Puma January 11, 2021

Being passed over for a promotion can be one of the most excruciatingly painful experiences of your life. However, you have to maintain your composure and bounce back from experience. Don't give up just because your bosses don't choose you the first time. These are some tips you can use to get through this tough time.

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How to Request a Schedule Modification for Religious Observance

Job Puma December 9, 2020

Employers have to be mindful of the laws that protect people in certain classes. Therefore, your employer must accommodate you if you have a true religious preference. However, you have to make sure that you request your accommodation appropriately and that your accommodation doesn't interfere with business operations. These are some tips for requesting accommodation for your religious preferences.

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