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Employment Class Actions Survive Despite Wal-Mart Ruling


Employment Class Actions Survive Despite Wal-Mart Ruling. The end of the road for a class-action discrimination lawsuit brought by female employees of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Supreme Court decision last month siding with the world’s largest retailer was widely seen as a blow to many other would-be class-action plaintiffs. Local.

How to Be Happier in the Next 30 Minutes


Naturally I found myself drawn to this post by Gretchen Rubin of The Happiness Project on how to instantly feel happier! How about you? How about you?

What To Do When You're the Newbie


When you were the new kid, did you immediately join in and assert yourself, or did you hang back for a bit to get the lay of the land? Sarah E.

Why men should give women flowers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Why men should give women flowers Posted to: Learn to take advice | Office Politics October 28th, 2009 Women like receiving flowers. The women they know are the exception to the rule. women? Is this your first time here?

Tips For Launching Your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

This Women’s History Month. Do you know how many women are born and bred to feel worthless? We used to burn women at the stake.

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Ep 100 – Frank Discussions About Sexual Harassment at Work & the Election


According to a 2008 study by the Association of Women in Action, 54% of the respondents reported to have experienced some form of workplace sexual harassment. was asked about women who complained of sexual harassment in all-male environments like men’s only golf clubs. “In with Kate Bischoff ( @k8bischhrlaw ). Donald Trump Jr.’s

What's in My Garage: Getting My Career Portfolio Up To Date

Career Key

What I found, in preparing for my class, is that my career portfolio didn’t really exist, much less in a single place. Lawrence K. John L.

Gates, Buffett, Kevin Rose and Pete Cashmore: Entrepreneurs Speak

Resume Bear

Anyone with a strong idea, a lot of luck, and even more hard work can succeed in the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. Mark Bao at Junior Biz , Feb.

5 Ideas that will influence 2012

Penelope Trunk

That's because the value of a school is no longer in the knowledge it spews—anyone can take the classes online. Nature vs. nurture.

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Dr. Martin Luther King’s Economics: Through Jobs, Freedom

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Why should those worth hundreds of millions pay tax at the same rate as those who are middle class? Martin Luther King Jr. He merely exists.”

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20 Amazing Commercials That Will Inspire the Greatness in You

Personal Excellence Blog

This was actually a prank video the BBC created to promote their BBC iplayer on April Fool’s Day in 2008. will make you look that way.

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Maybe Getting Famous Isn't As Hard As You Think

Water Cooler Wisdom

BloggerAaron Stanton of proposes that it’s not as difficult as one thinks to make it to the top of themost desirable artistic professions.

One Man’s Impact in the World

Personal Excellence Blog

Recently he taught a 6-week English class to doctors who teach Chinese Medicine subjects. Take for example, a smoker. For example. Larry.

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Coped Up Indoors Every Day? Get a Life with These 7 Tips!

Personal Excellence Blog

When I became vegetarian in 2008, I wanted to make new vegetarian friends, so I joined The Singapore Vegetarian Meetup. Classes / Courses.

Summer Associate Tips for Law Students - What to do if You Don't.

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Resume Boutique Blog Look your best on paper. Show your best in person.™ You may have worked hard. All rights reserved. Social Media Users -.

Social Networking & the Evolution of the Business Card | Blogging4Jobs


Business cards were widespread among men and women and across classes. It’s an essential part of the business networking process.

15 Amazing Commercials That Will Inspire the Greatness in You

Personal Excellence Blog

If you don’t know, this was a prank video the BBC created for 2008 April Fool’s Day, to promote their BBC iplayer. Or so we thought.

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3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession

Ask A Manager

Reply class factotum April 5, 2011 at 8:57 am Ha! Reply class factotum April 5, 2011 at 1:27 pm Thank you both! Reputation is everything.

HR LunchBreak: Affecting the VALUE of Your Workforce


Since then, two women have come forward publicly, and all I can do is quote from my partner :*shrugs shoulders and sighs* "Well, you dont get your witnesses from Central Casting." Both women appear to be, how you. In 2008, U.S. Bill Would Make It Easier to Bring Employment Discrimination Class Action Suits. Be our Friend.

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Conversation Culture — Mothers at Work


December 13, 2008 was the single most important day in my life. Provide your soon to be or new parents parenting/priorities classes.

things that aren't good ideas #78

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Anonymous March 22, 2011 at 2:30 pm This really does look to me like an assignment they pass out in Adult Ed classes. (if Don’t do this.

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my company does secret performance reviews we're not allowed to see

Ask A Manager

Yes, he physically touched them multiple times, and no, the attention was not wanted by the women and they asked him to stop repeatedly.) NEVER!

Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

This fall I also attended the Society of Women Engineers conference which had a massive job fair. Job fairs is just one way to do it. Classic.

how to fire an employee with a bad attitude — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

Unless it’s a protected class or there is clear discrimination – in most states, you can fire someone just for dressing poorly.

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short answer Sunday: 8 short answers to 8 short questions

Ask A Manager

But from what I remember, religion really only plays a roll in religion class. the nuns taught religion class. Was this okay to say?

Asperger syndrome in the office: How I deal with sensory.

Penelope Trunk

People said if I’d just do the homework then I’d be able to follow in class. I was in a very tight knit college group with a lot of members, and we often walked together on campus to classes. Is this your first time here? The work place rewards social skills , and people with Asperger’s have a social skill disorder. I hate variety.

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Asperger's at work: Why I'm difficult in meetings | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

I forget to listen to her talking because I’m stuck on if I’m late or not, but I perk up when she says that my son’s cursive writing is too slow and he needs to print like the rest of the class. I tell her that I will explain to my son that cursive writing is for at home until the rest of the class is doing it. Which was a disaster.

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How to make business travel manageable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

When you are waiting on the tarmac for an hour at LaGuardia because air traffic control cannot remember how many planes are in the air (which, really, is like, every day ) if you get upgraded to first class, you’re drinking free wine and eating firm grapes while you are a prisoner of the airport. Is this your first time here? Eat really well.

manager who's bad at numbers is panicking over budget process

Ask A Manager

The training suggestions are great, there are also some really good online programs if you want to pick up some extra accounting classes.

How to find the most fulfilling careers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Engineers For Women: 1. It is a list of men who like power but do not have access to a lot of women. What if the men leave the women?

coworkers can't see past my Russian accent — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

I am black and once during class a Vietnamese student commented about my hair. Even Canadians get it sometimes. What do others think? Where?&#

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Where in the World is Your Job Search?

Career Alley

They provide detail on networking on the web, networking groups (like Diversity, Women, Military, etc.) Clearly the “best in class” from what I’ve seen. While I’ve been in this city before, it got me to thinking about how job search differs depending on where in the world you are. So, where to start? Don’t forget to keep track.

my boss's boss never talks to me but makes decisions that impact me

Ask A Manager

The $300/month does matter to me financially, but I was also insulted by being treated like a second class employee. Is that normal? Whats This?

can I justify hiring someone who needs additional education to do.

Ask A Manager

For internal people who have all the qualities except some coursework it may very well be more cost effective to pay for the classes. Brilliant.

short answer Sunday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

Here we go… Showing sympathy to a colleague whose son died My previous supervisor, now colleague, will soon have a sad anniversary. Reply a.b.

coworker monopolizes meetings with irrelevant topics

Ask A Manager

Our office has a staff meeting once a week where we are given updates and other necessary information by our supervisor. No one else did. Then again.

Productivity is about finding space | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I have yet to take a creative writing class, for fear of peer feedback, but I imagine that is probably what it's like universally. Thanks.

short answer Saturday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

at tiny liberal arts school put me third in my class. But the answers are. Mostly. Okay, this is the longest short answer Saturday ever. Advice?

short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions

Ask A Manager

The contract job is simular to my old salary job that paid $49,000 but has a little more responsibilites. I would have to drive 60 miles round trip.

How to write about your life | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

I think my daughter wants to understand the women who stand behind me in a cue in time. I felt guilty for that portrait of my mostly sweet mother, but the class loved that character more than anything else in the story. I knew a couple of women from Canada and they did have sunny, confident personalities. I say no. So, okay.