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Unemployed need not apply – now illegal in New Jersey

Career Copilot

Now we can add “being unemployed” to the list, at least in New Jersey. We all know that it is illegal to not hire someone based on gender, race or disabilities.  Yesterday, the NJ legislature passed a bill that prohibits companies from publishing a job post that states that the unemployed need not apply. As [.].

Why Unemployment Statistics Can Be Very Misleading

The Undercover Recruiter

Statistics. They’re great if used appropriately and they’re understood. According to a recent U.S. More experienced workers: By: menasheller.

“Work in New Jersey; employer in Massachusetts. Which state’s lawyers can help me?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

live in New Jersey and have worked out of my home office from the beginning I am currently negotiating a settlement. If I need a lawyer, how do I determine if they should be from Massachusetts or New Jersey?                                                                                                . Answer: Dear D.M.:

“I have a question about your recent post about New Jersey employees’ rights to copy company documents without being fired for it in retaliation.”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question:  In a recent blogpost you wrote about a New Jersey Supreme Court case that said it may be okay for an employee to copy company documents and bring them up in a court case against the employer. . Isn’t it unfair to employees without access to documents? .          Rick.          Flemington, New Jersey.

“Is it true that in New Jersey it is now legal for an employee to copy company documents to use in court cases, without fear of being fired for it?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question: I recently heard that in New Jersey it is now all right for an employee to copy company documents to use to prove discrimination, without fear of being fired for it. Is it unfair to employees without access to documents? .          Dennis.          Princeton, New Jersey. Is this true? When Ms. Hope that helps.

The Curious Life of a Mobile Veterinarian

Ms. Career Girl

Seeing my patients and their owners in their own environment gives me a whole new understanding of their environment and lifestyle,” she explained.

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“What constitutes a ‘hostile work environment’?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Gillette, New Jersey. In your home state of New Jersey a bill to create such a law was introduced in 2007, but it has not yet passed the New Jersey legislature. 4. Question : Hi, Alan. I am planning to resign after 14 years as an employee and 7 years freelance for my company. Carey P. This is how the U.S.

Four Reasons Every CEO Should Make Recruiting Calls


And, your company’s unique culture might just reemerge in a new light. At the end of our conversation I asked him if he had any other questions.

Personalize Your Job Hunt


Most people who are job-hunting use career sites, other online resources, head-hunters, networking and send out zillions of résumés.

Gladwell on The Arrogance of Elite American Universities.

HR Capitalist

Toyota just settles the lawsuits because it's pragmatic from a PR perspective. Why did no one follow Rowan’s example? That sounds fine, right?

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


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.

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.

NLRB Round-up: The Long Arm of Labor Law


NLRB Power Grab Continues. The ever growing reach of the NLRB over workplace matters continues unabated. NLRB and OSHA sign cooperation agreement.

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Telling Your STORY

Learning Voyager

The opportunity was to create and sustain a new Iraqi army, different from the old one under the previous regime. Here We Are. Now What? Dream.

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Monetize Your Passion

Learning Voyager

He was networking with someone in the TV commercial voice-over business in New York City. Recently he related this story to my wife and me.

5 Tips For Dealing With A Hot-Head Boss

Career Realism

Watch as New Jersey housewife Theresa loses control when her fight response is triggered. It can be tough dealing with a hot-head boss.

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


New Hampshire – New Hampshire Department of Labor Workers Compensation  . Workers Compensation Definition.

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Make sure you text HRTech  to 55678 to get text updates when all this new content goes live and secret parties during the HR Technology Conference. . 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. Name *. First. Email *.

Culture: By Default or By Design?

Learning Voyager

Terry Seamon is an Organization Development consultant with Facilitation Solutions, a training and organization effectiveness practice based in New Jersey. Every organization has a culture. But not every organization designs their culture. How does Culture get to be what it is? Clearly culture means a great deal to Southwest Airlines.

The Change Formula

Learning Voyager

Yesterday, I attended a New Jersey Organization Development Network meeting where the presenters shared their story of business transformation at a very large and well-known company. argument) about a controversial topic at our church: whether to build a new church building, a parish center, and a gym for the school. Now What?

Be A Small Leader

Learning Voyager

American folk music legend Pete Seeger died a few days ago at age 94. In an interview, Seeger was asked how he feels about America''s future.

How to choose between two jobs

Penelope Trunk

Taking a new job is like making a new ending to the story. And a new ending changes the meaning of the story. She did it for free.

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies. Read more.

Paternity Leave Workplace Basics


Currently, the states of California, Washington and New Jersey have instituted paternity leave bills. What Leave Do You Get? Exceptions.

3 Online Tools to Network your Way into Job

Resume Bear

Posted by Adam Justice. Social media is becoming increasingly important for job networking. LinkedIn. Only 5.7 Tweet my Jobs. ResumeBear. Technology.

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The Gifts of Mandela

Learning Voyager

Seamon is an organization development consultant who provides leadership and team development services to employers in New Jersey.

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Leadership Lessons.from the Transition Zone

Learning Voyager

To innovate and come up with new ways to address the challenges one faces. Here in essence is my message. What is it? Let me explain.

10 Worst Resume Fibs in Academic History

Resume Bear

He also claimed that he’d earned three letters playing football in New Hampshire, while the school said he never even played a game.

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Everyday Leadership

Learning Voyager

With so much research, thinking, and writing on the topic of leadership, I sometimes wonder if we are getting any closer to really understanding it?

2 Career Problems That Start With Your TV

Career Realism

Grab a coffee with a new connection, or just stalk people and connect with them on LinkedIn (and then perhaps learn more about what they do).

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“If, during the interview process, facts change, should I tell those interviewing me?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Maplewood, New Jersey. Likewise, if you were seeking more income, and a job offer came from a company with great travel opportunities that you could not pass up, your motivation for seeking a new job would not require disclosure or updating. 6. Question : A client is in the final stages of interviews for a job. Julie E.

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Ban the Box is a Joke. The Real Solution to Hiring Candidates with Felonies


The Ban the Box movement isn’t new. Only then are employers authorized to ask a candidate about their criminal backgrounds.

This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace


As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies. Whether this be that they’re hiring a large new workforce or doing good in the world. Bayer CropScience plants new HQ in West Sacramento, California : Global headquarters will employ up to 300. Read more.

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. 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 *.

Should You Move for a Job?

Career Alley

Eight out of ten companies reimbursed or paid some relocation costs for transferees or new hires according to Atlas Van Lines. cities.

The Secret Sauce of Business Success

Learning Voyager

Pssst. Wanna know what's in the secret sauce of business success? Read on. Making money is certainly an important thing, I responded. You hire them.

This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace


As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies. Whether this be that they’re hiring a large new workforce or doing good in the world. Aisin Sieki opens headquarters in Northville, Michigan : Auto supplier will employ more than 350 at new facility.

New Job Search in a New Town

Careers Done Write

New Jersey. A. Dear Deb, Q. Do you have any recommendations to help me? Glassdoor , , and other internet resources.

The College Student’s Guide to a Winning Resume

Resume Bear

She had put her home address in New Jersey down while applying for full-time positions in Boston. Gone in sixty seconds. No exceptions.

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Islandia, New York. Is this legal in New Jersey? Lebanon, New Jersey. Congratulations on your new joy, Al Sklover.