Paid Sick Days Bill Gains Momentum
JUNE 5, 2011
San Francisco and Washington, DC have already passed the laws and Connecticut appears to be next. The U.S. Is your hometown next?
The 8 Best Career Movies of All Time
JANUARY 16, 2012
She’s based in Auckland, New Zealand, hails from Connecticut and blogs at marianlibrarian.com. Yeah, that happens all the time. Life is hard.
This Is What Companies Do When They Are Getting Kicked by Entry-Level Turnover.
JANUARY 20, 2015
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! What do you do? Commission a study of turnover? Go on a listening tour?
7 Ways to Use Geography to Your Networking Advantage
FEBRUARY 9, 2014
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
MAY 20, 2011
Connecticut. A. Dear Deb, Q. 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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MAY 15, 2015
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7 Ways to Boost Your Internal Networking Skills
JANUARY 19, 2014
During my 20 years with a large Connecticut company, I learned that internal and external networks are both worth your investment. Volunteer.
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OCTOBER 4, 2015
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
JULY 18, 2010
Jul, 2010 3 Comments 10 Worst Cities For Job Seekers to Find a Job St. Your post really helped! Kelly Reply 21. Oct, 2010 VIDEO – Need a Job?
The Original Social Network was Usenet
FEBRUARY 13, 2011
Connecticut (ct.jobs). Connecticut (conn.jobs.offered). Usenet was comprised of several hierarchal group headings. Go figure.
Can You Get Fired Because of Facebook?
MARCH 4, 2011
Do you know anyone who has been fired because of what they posted on Facebook or Twitter? Be carefule what you post on Facebook.
Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State
JULY 21, 2015
Connecticut – Connecticut Workers Compensation Commission. Workers Compensation Definition. Guam – Guam Department of Labor.
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OCTOBER 2, 2015
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I was fired because of Facebook | Resumebear Online Resume
OCTOBER 17, 2010
Oct, 2010 11 Comments Last week I mentioned how people say weird (or is that idiotic?) Well, this behavior is not exclusive to Twitter. Tia Reply 29.
5 ways to be a team player
FEBRUARY 20, 2012
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.
A Simple Tool To Compare Salaries by State
Professional Resume Services
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
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?
MARCH 29, 2013
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
JANUARY 19, 2015
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.
Another Example of How High Performers Can Do Whatever They Want (and HR Can't Touch Them).
MARCH 31, 2014
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.
Social Network Drives Workplace Innovation & Productivity
APRIL 9, 2012
She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Photo Credit. .
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JUNE 23, 2015
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HR Should Lead the Dialogue About Mental Health in the Workplace
APRIL 1, 2015
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
JULY 16, 2012
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
JULY 29, 2011
Dear Deb, Q. 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
MAY 7, 2012
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
APRIL 4, 2011
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
MAY 6, 2013
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
MARCH 26, 2012
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
DECEMBER 17, 2015
asked three small-business owners about their holiday strategies: Lisa Hennessy, founder of Your Pet Chef in Chicago; Miles Jennings, founder of Recruiter.com 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.
The Relationship Quiz
Ms. Career Girl
AUGUST 6, 2016
The post The Relationship Quiz appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Relationships don’t seem to be my strong suit. Quiz With More. Love, sex.
Wal-Mart and Guest Blogging
Evil HR Lady
MARCH 11, 2008
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
Best in Class Companies Offer Flexible Work Arrangements
APRIL 23, 2012
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
MARCH 31, 2015
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
MARCH 23, 2015
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
MARCH 12, 2012
She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Many of the executives were concerned.
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MAY 16, 2016
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Workplace Flexibility & Scheduling for ALL
MAY 21, 2012
She is the proud mother of very active 14 year-old twin boys and resides in Suffield, Connecticut. Powerful! Know their names…Know their dreams.
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MAY 6, 2015
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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week
Sklover Working Wisdom
AUGUST 5, 2013
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?
JUNE 4, 2012
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.