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Jobacle Radio Interview: Quitting Your Job

Jobacle

Last week I was invited to be a guest on At Issue with Ben Merens which is heard in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Iowa on Wisconsin Public Radio. The topic was 16 signs it's time to quit your job. hope you'll take a listen below. Career Advice quitting your job

#HRTECHCONF: Your Employment Brand Has A Pecking Order Like Vegas Hotels.

HR Capitalist

There's a whole bunch of people in Iowa who think the Monte Carlo in Vegas rocks. At #hrtechconf this week and if there's one sector that continues to get a lot of buzz, it's all things employment branding. Lots of solutions on the expo floor designed to help you look better than you really are as a company. Take Vegas for example. The key?

5 Professional Development Tips For College Students

Career Realism

Not exactly the dream job I had as a little kid growing up in small town Iowa. As a college student, your number one priority is to learn.

Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide

Blogging4jobs

2015 SHRM VIP Party Guide. You just have to fill out the form below to gain VIP access to the list of happenings related to SHRM.  . Name *. First.

How to Spot and Fight Age Discrimination

Water Cooler Wisdom

The insurance manager sued—and won—for  age discrimination  in Iowa after he was demoted in 2003. Jack Gross’  case set a precedent. But later, the Supreme Court reversed the decision, stating that Gross now had to cite substantial evidence that his age was the decisive factor in his demotion.

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Download Your 2015 Guide Las Vegas for #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas

Blogging4jobs

It’s arrived. The most anticipated guide filled with nuggets of wisdom, insights, where to go and what to do in Las Vegas during the HR Technology Conference. It’s sponsored by our friends, Talent Objects. By downloading our HR Tech Guide, you’ll get the following: An exclusive checklist to conquering this unconquerable city. Name *.

Language Barriers In The Workplace

Career Realism

In North Carolina, for instance, the number of Spanish-speaking workers quadrupled; in Iowa it tripled. Issues In The Workplace.

“Can a company selectively enforce non-compete agreements?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Des Moines, Iowa. Question : Dear Alan: Can a company selectively enforce non-compete agreements? What I mean is that I know of several instances where my company knows that a former employee is now working for a competitor and my company chooses not to take legal action. Your question brings up several thoughts: 1. Best, Al Sklover.

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

Blogging4jobs

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. glorious days in Las Vegas. What comes in the guide? Some of you might want to know what comes in this guide before downloading. Name *. First. Email *.

Recruiting: The Beautiful Backlash

The Undercover Recruiter

There is plenty of data to support the fact that positive work attributes are more likely to be credited to the genetically gifted. Source: NY Post ).

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How I decide to work on Rosh Hashannah | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook We drove to Iowa City yesterday, to have Rosh Hashanah with my family. Is this your first time here?

Lean In or Lean Out: Women Are Damned Either Way

Blogging4jobs

Still pressured to not “make waves”, even at events to foster more women in tech, they are encouraged to hold back.

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Real Career Girls: An Interview with Danika Portz

Ms. Career Girl

Danika Portz is originally from Remsen, Iowa and is a 2007 graduate of Remsen St. Mary’s High School. She www.danikaportz.com ). ” etc.

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Iowa (ia.jobs). Once upon a time, before the days of Facebook, was a series of computer network systems called USENET. Go figure. us.jobs.misc.

If You Build the Hiring Scorecards, The Right Talent Will Come

Blogging4jobs

HR Practitioners, people will show up at your doorsteps. They’ll come for reasons they can’t even fathom. People will most definitely come.

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Follow the Clean Tech Money: DOE Makes Conditional Loan Guarantee of $105 Million to POET, OPX Biotech Raising $45 Million, Aptera Raises $2.5 Million

Green Career Central

OPX is working on creating bio-diesel from hydrogen and carbon dioxide using and engineered microorganism.  OPX is based in Boulder, CO.

Three Ways to Innovate Like an Olympian at the Office

Ms. Career Girl

Phelps has benefited from innovations that go back at least to David Armbruster, who from 1917 to 1958 coached the University of Iowa swim team.

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The Reason to Hire the Unemployable

Blogging4jobs

Join me in two weeks when I talk about 5 how-tos on hiring the unemployable in 2015. . Monica….Please Employing the Unemployable. Happy Holidays!

I.R.S. Pays Employee $4.5 Million for Reporting Employer’s Tax Cheating Eight Elements You Need to Know

Sklover Working Wisdom

In 2006, Iowa Republican Senator Charles Grassley spearheaded efforts to urge the I.R.S. “We don’t pay taxes; the little people pay taxes.”. Leona Helmsley. Multimillionaire Hotel Heiress). And the award was not “peanuts”: $4.5 million. His identity was not disclosed, as the program guarantees anonymity. with information about tax cheats.

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Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List

Blogging4jobs

INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SHRM 2016 PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS. WHAT IS THE 2016 #SHRMVIP PARTY & EVENT GUIDE? SHRM16 VIP PARTY GUIDE. Name *.

Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15

Blogging4jobs

Over the past few weeks we’ve had numerous Facebook messages, emails, and texts into our secret club asking when we’d be launching our annual guide for the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition happening next month. You’ll learn tips and tricks to balancing both the conference and the city. No ticket to SHRM Annual? Name *.

This is me battling impostor syndrome

Penelope Trunk

There was an auction in Iowa. This is the big test. Right here. This is the test to see if you will stick with me even when you know everything.

Is an MBA of Value For Your Career?

Career Alley

Obtaining an MBA is becoming increasingly popular these days. It could serve you very well in the long run. So, here are a few thing to think about.

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Is Negative Recruiting Against Companies with a High Percentage of Gay Associates In Our Future?

HR Capitalist

Iowa State, in contrast, pushed the personal hard. To the recruit, those seemingly comforting words cloaked a deeper meaning.

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

HireCentrix

» A Public Law School Faces Trial due to hiring discrimination of Liberal Candidates IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Praised by colleagues as smart, friendly and passionate about the law, Teresa Wagner was a leading candidate when two jobs came open to teach writing at the University of Iowa law school. Be our Friend. Local. Blogs.

Did You Know That. ?

Sklover Working Wisdom

The sponsor of the law, Iowa Senator Charles Grassley, applauded the award to Mr. Birkenfeld, and called his actions “courageous.”. 2012 Alan L.

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Bettendorf, Iowa. Question 1: If my employer changed its name, is my non-compete void? Wilmington, Delaware. Sorry for the “bad news,”. Buffie.

Resume Critique (1.10.2011)

Careers Done Write

He also has an extra space before the name John and extra space after Iowa. We will call him John. The bolded all caps appearance is not ideal.

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Real Career Girls: An Interview with Danika Portz

Ms. Career Girl

Danika Portz is originally from Remsen, Iowa and is a 2007 graduate of Remsen St. Mary’s High School. She www.danikaportz.com ). ” etc.

employee wants to retract his resignation, stolen break room supplies, and more

Ask A Manager

work in Iowa. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. 1. Employee wants to retract his resignation — but we don’t want him to. We have an employee who resigned by email two weeks ago. He sent the email to our office manager, the head of HR, one of the VP’s, and the president of the company. By Wednesday, the drawer was empty!

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‘Tis the Time of the Season for Faith

Career Rocketeer

Glen later earned a master’s degree from the University of Iowa and a Ph.D. Olympic teams. Cunningham was born in rural Kansas in 1909.

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

Why not network with people in the company that are hiring enmasse now. Here are a few leads to get you started: HIDDEN USA JOBS. 100 Jobs for Ohio.

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

Why not network with people in the company that are hiring enmasse now. Here are a few leads to get you started: HIDDEN USA JOBS. Source: [link].

Navigating the Gig Economy

Ms. Career Girl

Torin Ellis, 47, was born in Florida and raised in the Midwest, spending time in Ohio, Indiana, and Iowa. Career Girl. His bio follows. Donovan.

“If after I signed a severance agreement, I found out new info, could I still bring a case of wrongful termination?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Garrison, Iowa. Question: Alan, I signed a severance agreement with little legal advice. later had to defend myself at an unemployment hearing and I won. At the unemployment hearing my former employer stated the reason I was actually let go had nothing to do with the reason stated in the severance agreement. Fred . Hope that helps.

Should Your Business Have a Physical Location?

Water Cooler Wisdom

Here, Peter Awad, co-founder of  Mission Meats in Decorah, Iowa; Lindsay Kolber, co-founder of LogicPrep in Armonk, New York; Brian Podwinski, owner of Blue Blood Brewing Company in Lincoln, Nebraska; and Ismael Wrixen, co-owner of brokerage firm FE International in Boston, Massachusetts, sound off. into the U.S. was a big decision.

guess your next coworker to be fired and win a prize!

Ask A Manager

Gawker is really on a roll with their coverage of crazy workplace stories: An Iowa convenience store owner ran a contest for his employees where they could win $10 by guessing which of their coworkers would be fired next. Here’s his memo explaining the game: New Contest – Guess The Next Cashier Who Will Be Fired!!! among other things.

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

51 Jobs for Iowa. In this report: 4,996 Hidden Jobs revealed ( 2,176  Hidden  Jobs in U.S.A.  / 2,820  Hidden International Jobs ). END REPORT.

am I not getting hired because I'm gay?

Ask A Manager

To be gay in Iowa is to understand what I’m going through. Help me out with this please. Frustratingly common as well. He totally did.

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Five Things I’ve Learned in The Big City

Ms. Career Girl

After living 4 years of my life in Des Moines, Iowa for school, big city life was welcomed with open arms. Be open-minded.  Trust me. 3.