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Five tips for asking better questions | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Instead, New York fills my head with ideas. Finally, the last thing I did in New York is visit Seth Godin’s office, to interview him.

How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to manage a college education Posted to: College students January 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The idea of paying for a liberal arts education is over. Is this your first time here? Ben left college.

Impressions from DeVry University's Career Conference

Water Cooler Wisdom

After a brief networking breakfast, we launched the morning with someremarks – grounded in research – about the fastest growing fields in the U.S:healthcare

When is it okay to use the F word? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Or vernacular. I am not sure I know how to use either of these words, but I’m sure that it’s interesting to hear people use my language in new ways.

Parents Think They Wasted Money on College Education

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

My parents think they wasted their money on my college education. 57th St, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10019. Dear J.T. Carol.

15 Nerve-racking Job Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

JobMob

This should be an opening question, designed for the human resources manager to assess your personality more than your skills. TargetJobs.co.uk

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The Top 50 Job Hunting Blogs

Resume Bear

She has also designed a career assessment training program for professionals. These resources will not disappoint. Source: [link]. Back to Top.

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how can I get critical feedback?

Ask A Manager

Since I have left that job and started a new one, I am experiencing the same thing at my new job — all positive feedback. tomorrow!

Your Company Considering Investors? Get Ready to call the “C.O.P.”

Sklover Working Wisdom

After presentation, review and minor modifications of the legal papers, the investment was completed, and Paul and Elise were more ready than ever to grow their business through new – and now affordable – hiring opportunities. Identifying, assessing, and limiting risk is the heart and soul of business. – Unknown. All went well.

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Stop Analysis Paralysis: How to Be Fast and Decisive in Decision Making

Personal Excellence Blog

When and where to get your new home. How do you behave when it comes to decision making? … all in all, not able to decide at all. Ahhh!!!!

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A Design Conundrum: Employee Engagement and a 2-Day Employee Value Proposition Workshop

David Zinger

Assess and apply the key criteria for effective employee value propositions. Assessing value, values, and statement of core values.

The U.S. has waged a war on jobs

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. economy is not creating many new jobs. This meeting took place nearly a decade ago, and what was then a new way of thinking is now taken for granted in the start-up and VC communities. But as this new ruling shows, if your paper trail on the employee’s. Be our Friend.

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When Leaving Your Job, How to Take Your Colleagues With You

Sklover Working Wisdom

Taking your colleagues with you to a new job or a new business venture can be a difficult and tricky task. Probably. Probably. Probably.

Now Hiring! The Value of Virtual Job Fairs

Career Rocketeer

Another rainy day in New York City.…bringing About 10 years ago, a new phenomenon, the virtual job fair , began popping up. This new trend offers the job seeker the opportunity to view and apply for positions from the comfort of home at any time, day or night. It’s too much; I want to get out of here. Or is it?

Employment Class Actions Survive Despite Wal-Mart Ruling

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. In the past three weeks, courts and attorneys have rushed to interpret the ruling. A day after the decision, a federal judge in New York ruled that about 600 employees of Tyco International Ltd unit SimplexGrinnell can sue jointly on their claims that they were underpaid. Local.

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

The hiring started on January 1 and will take place in New Mexico, Nevada, Texas, California, Utah, Colorado and Arizona. Source : [link].

Top 10 Most Inspiring Graduation Speeches of All Time

Personal Excellence Blog

And with each new product and new market, the industry “experts” said we’d fail. The 10 speeches are not ranked in any order.

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Employee Engagement Friday Factoid #25: Knowledge Workers

David Zinger

Are you tapping into your workers’ knowledge to assess, improve, and enhance engagement? David Zinger  is a global employee engagement expert who in 2013 has already done engagement work in Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Berlin, Prague and New York. Contact him today for education, speeches, consulting or coaching on engagement.

HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Lay Us Off, Will You? Hundreds Axed at.

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. Plaintiffs in the suit asked a New York federal judge last week to certify the suit as a class action in three states: New York, California and Illinois. Be our Friend. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix.

HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Fed Studies Show Damage to Labor.

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise. Contact Us. My Profile. Share Your Experience. Submit an Article. Login / Register. Support Us. HCX Jobs. Search.

HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: HRCI's Official PHR?/SPHR.

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. To help you study for the exam and assess your readiness to take it, we have developed the following resources: the content areas of the certification exam www.hrci.org/certification/bok/. Be our Friend. Local. Blogs. Search.

HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: HRCI's Official PHR?/SPHR.

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. To help you study for the exam and assess your readiness to take it, we have developed the following resources: the content areas of the certification exam www.hrci.org/certification/bok/. Be our Friend. Local. Blogs. Search.

Candidates will soon be in Control

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. She has been quoted in The Staffing Industry Report, Chicago Tribune, New York Times, USA Today and numerous National Magazines. The Tutor is being used by recruiting firms to train their new hires as well as help experienced recruiters reach their next level of production. 

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HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: A rough 10 years for the middle class.

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Its official. While the earnings of middle-income Americans have barely budged since the mid 1970s, the new data showed that from 2000 to 2010, they actually regressed. Be our Friend.

S.F. weighs protecting ex-cons seeking homes, jobs

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Janan New of the San Francisco Apartment Association condemned the idea, saying state and federal law already prohibits landlords from "arbitrarily discriminating" against applicants. to screen someone based only on the ability to pay rent," New said. Be our Friend. Local. Blogs.

HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Why Business Failure is Vital to Success.

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. But intelligent failures -- those that happen early and inexpensively and that contribute new insights about your customers -- should be more than just tolerable. Be our Friend. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise.

Fired Compliance Officer Strikes Back – Is Awarded $51 Million for Doing So

Sklover Working Wisdom

discovered that his employer was paying bribes to win new sales. Please note that Mr. Sklover is admitted to practice in the state of New York, only. For further information, contact Sklover & Company, LLC, One Rockefeller Plaza, New York, New York 10020 (212) 757-5000. – Czeslaw Milosz.

Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Duties – The Four “Situational Exceptions”

Sklover Working Wisdom

His interests, education and experience all overlapped one another. As part of an expansion of his firm, Bart had been designated to open a new Chicago office because Chicago has a large, vibrant and growing antiquities market. Please note that Mr. Sklover is admitted to practice in the state of New York, only. Whew!).

Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Minus one You would have to earn $150,000 more from a job if you were doing it far away from family, according to economist Nattavudh Powdthavee of University of York. 2. The ratio of therapists to citizens is lowest in populations that skew to maximizers (like New York City and San Francisco). agree with the assessment.

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

Ask A Manager

Ideally, she’d also be going to her own boss and saying, “Here’s my assessment of Joe’s performance. NEVER! Whats This?

Social Media in Recruitment – How Far is Too Far?

The Undercover Recruiter

Ask yourself, if you were the candidate what information would be appropriate for the hiring company to assess about you? 3. Spamming job posts.

Representative Weiner's online conduct: a reminder to employers.

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Indeed, new pictures of Representative Weiner posing nearly naked at the congressional gym surfaced over the weekend, calling into doubt his claim that he did not use congressional resources, and further bringing Congress into a negative light. Be our Friend. Local. Blogs. Advertise.

Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

the new Ask a Manager is here! my new favorite interview question dont check references? Job fairs is just one way to do it. Classic.

my staff has been held to a low bar; am I asking too much of them now?

Ask A Manager

That’s why I’m looking for a new job. Then compare that against the effort and expense of hiring someone new and training them.

Are Writing Skills More Important Than Ever?

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

The key is to assess the kinds of writing you would be doing in the job you’re applying for. However, if the company is asking for writing samples, it wants to know that you have the education, grammar and skills to be a suitable representative of the company. 57th St, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10019. Anastasia.

Report: 65 Million Americans with Criminal Records face - HireCentrix

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Testing & Assessment. Education Store. Index Recent Topics New Topic Forum Rules Search Help. urvey of Craigslist Job Ads Shows Illegal No-Hire Policies Are Routine, As Large Employers Increasingly Run Criminal Background Checks By: National Employment Law Project NEW YORK, March 23, 2011 - More than one in four U.S.

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

Penelope Trunk

Maybe it was a disconnect between what you wanted to achieve (an assessment of your son's progress) and what she wanted to achieve (a meet and greet the parent session). This new fangled thing they call the "internet" just made the world a little smaller. That's the state of public education in many places.

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“Young and PIP’ed? Here’s five thoughts to ponder.”

Sklover Working Wisdom

The points of improvement are, of course, vague and the same managers who put me on the PIP will be the ones assessing my improvement over the next 30 days. . Thought 4: All “PIP-recipients” should consider “pushing back at a PIP,” but at the same time immediately start looking for new employment. You are young, educated and capable.

do I have to be perfect to get a job?

Ask A Manager

the new Ask a Manager is here! my new favorite interview question dont check references? No, no, no, no! You do not need to be perfect.

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

When it comes to self-reporting happiness, New Yorkers report being less happy than everyone else, and they don't care. New Yorkers love that they can get the best of everything - they want that more than they want to be happy. Here's what I have believed FOR A LONG TIME: You know that song "New York, New York"?