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The 8 Best Career Movies of All Time

Resume Bear

She’s based in Auckland, New Zealand, hails from Connecticut and blogs at Yeah, that happens all the time. Life is hard.

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Paid Sick Days Bill Gains Momentum


San Francisco and Washington, DC have already passed the laws and Connecticut appears to be next. The U.S. Is your hometown next?

This Is What Companies Do When They Are Getting Kicked by Entry-Level Turnover.

HR Capitalist

It will be a pay boost for about 5,700 employees, of which 26 are in Connecticut. The vast majority of Aetna''s 6,121 employees in Connecticut earn more than $16 per hour already. Sure, you have a great retention month every once in a while (lucky! probability!), What do you do? Commission a study of turnover? Go on a listening tour?

7 Ways to Use Geography to Your Networking Advantage


I am fortunate to live 50 miles outside of New York City in a vibrant Connecticut town on Long Island Sound. Know Your Local Industries. Events.

How to Address a Lengthy Unemployment

Careers Done Write

Connecticut. Dear Deb, Q. I haven’t worked since 2009 and I was wondering if there is anything I can do to downplay this gap? –T.J.,

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7 Ways to Boost Your Internal Networking Skills


During my 20 years with a large Connecticut company, I learned that internal and external networks are both worth your investment. Volunteer.

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


GET THE INSIDE SCOOP AT THE 2015 HR TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE IN LAS VEGAS! I can’t believe are less than 2 weeks away from the 2015 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas. We’re knee deep in pre-conference content strategy for #HRTechConf where we’ll bring you the best insights into what you can expect at three different events in Vegas in one week.

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Jul, 2010 3 Comments 10 Worst Cities For Job Seekers to Find a Job St. Jul, 2010 at 3:13 am Thanks for the information! Your post really helped!

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Connecticut ( Connecticut ( Usenet was comprised of several hierarchal group headings. Go figure.

Can You Get Fired Because of Facebook?

Resume Bear

Do you know anyone who has been fired because of what they posted on Facebook or Twitter? W *r!&# Be carefule what you post on Facebook.

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


ConnecticutConnecticut Workers Compensation Commission. Workers Compensation Definition. Guam – Guam Department of Labor.

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I was fired because of Facebook | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Oct, 2010 11 Comments Last week I mentioned how people say weird (or is that idiotic?) Well, this behavior is not exclusive to Twitter. W *r!&#

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5 ways to be a team player

Cube Rules

photo credit: lumaxart. Success in business requires that you understand how to be a leader and how to be a team player. Be honest, but show respect.

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A Simple Tool To Compare Salaries by State

Professional Resume Services

Here are the numbers for an executive in a random selection of states: Connecticut: $211,850 becomes $193,647 when adjusted for cost of living.

Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

These stares are: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Oregon, Washington, and Vermont. Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. While it might seem unfair, more employers are looking at their prospective employees’ credit history. What does the credit score mean?

10 Links to Finding Your Job Search Recruiter

Career Alley

Sinon Group – This search firm has two locations, one in NY and one in Connecticut. So, what is the point of this sad but true story? and state.

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Social Network Drives Workplace Innovation & Productivity


She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Photo Credit. .

Another Example of How High Performers Can Do Whatever They Want (and HR Can't Touch Them).

HR Capitalist

It''s from Friday night in the NCAA Men''s Basketball Tournament, with Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie turning from an after game interview, seeing his team behind him and giving a playful slap with at least some level of intensity to a Freshman on his team. I''m starting this post with an animated GIF below. Watch it closely. It''s classic.

Learn Everything You Need to Know about Las Vegas & #SHRM15


SHRM15 is literally within a week and if you’ve never been you’re in for a treat! This year we’ve put together another one of our ultimate guides to the conference and Las Vegas. we have you covered! glorious days in Las Vegas. What comes in the guide? Some of you might want to know what comes in this guide before downloading.

HR Should Lead the Dialogue About Mental Health in the Workplace


A Germanwings jetliner crashed into the Alps last week. Speculation about the pilot’s mental health has dominated the news since. 16-20.

5 Ways to Succeed in Reinventing Your Career


She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. for the month of June – 12.7 Scary?…Difficult?

Incriminating Background Check for Marketing Director

Careers Done Write

JD, Connecticut. Dear Deb, Q. I have a few blemishes on my credit and was arrested for DUI in 1994. Ask Deb job search

Social Media in the C-Suite. Train Executives with Reverse Mentoring


She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Are they leery of the benefits?

Top 10 Cities of Geeks

Resume Bear

Remember when geeks started having a comeback? Are they cool yet? Silicon Valley, CA : Where did all the computer geeks from high school run off to?

Women in the Workforce; Key to Economic Recovery


Last year, I grappled with the decision to broaden my job search outside of the Connecticut area. What’s Holding Women Back? Ourselves!

5 Mistakes to AVOID when Implementing Internal Collaboration Tool


She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Pitfalls of An Employee Collaboration Tool.

Celebrating Your Team During the Holidays

Water Cooler Wisdom

I asked three small-business owners about their holiday strategies: Lisa Hennessy, founder of Your Pet Chef in Chicago; Miles Jennings, founder of in Connecticut; and Jason Parks, founder of The Media Captain in Ohio. In an effort to serve your customers during your busiest period, you may unintentionally slight your team.

Wal-Mart and Guest Blogging

Evil HR Lady

I have a post up over at Connecticut Employment Law Blog and it's all about Wal-Mart and blogging. Go read it, and browse the rest of Daniel Schwartz's site. You'll like it

The Relationship Quiz

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Relationship Quiz appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Relationships don’t seem to be my strong suit. A Quiz With More. Love, sex.

Best in Class Companies Offer Flexible Work Arrangements


She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Defining Flexible Work Schedules.

Poor Credit Can Stop Your Career Dead In Its Tracks

Corn on the Job

The three little numbers that make up your credit score can have a huge impact on your life. They seem completely unrelated. Forget about Finance.

Why Six Sigma is So 20th Century

Water Cooler Wisdom

Xerox , the Connecticut-based printing and business process outsourcing giant, has  publicly acknowledged  that it is cutting back on efforts and jobs related to Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma. Where it all began. Becoming an expert in Six Sigma is a science. How the mighty have fallen.

Employee Social Network Brings Employees Closer Together


She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Many of the executives were concerned.

Workplace Flexibility & Scheduling for ALL


She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Powerful! to their employees.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Stamford, Connecticut. “Look back. But don’t stare.” ” - Unknown. Reviewing where you’ve been is wise; living there is not.

How Do You Stay Sharp & Focused?


She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Turning Off Technology and the Work Rat Race.