Have You Looked At Your Credit Report?
Professional Resume Services
APRIL 8, 2014
Among the rest of the things you need to do before that job interview, looking at your credit report is up there in priority.
Looking Forward to the September Jobs Report
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
The September BLS jobs report will drop on Friday, October 7. Take the May report. HR BLS Jobs BLS report economy jobs report
Why Was the May Jobs Report So Bad? Job Postings Went Down
JULY 13, 2016
The initial BLS Jobs Report for May , released in June, reported that the American economy gained only 38,000 new jobs in May.
August Jobs Report: Let’s Talk Labour Statistics for Labour Day
SEPTEMBER 5, 2016
The August jobs report fell short of expectations but the news wasn’t all bad. HR bls jobs report economics economy jobs report labour
The Reports of the Death of HR Are Greatly Exaggerated
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
“The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.” – Mark Twain. Several reports and articles I have read recently have reported on the demise of Human Resources. The nature of this changing work calls for a different kind of person working for us — so the argument goes. A Name Change. Wearied and Worn.
Hiring Temporary Workers Boosts Employment Rates as U.S. Jobless Rate Changes Little in January
FEBRUARY 2, 2013
In a new report from ManpowerGroup, temporary workers, a significant component of a company’s needed flexible work model, remain key to jolting and sustaining business growth, as the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics today reported that the overall January jobless rate was 7.9%, up from 7.8% The U.S. in December 2012.
The US Economy Added 156,000 Jobs in September
OCTOBER 7, 2016
September’s much anticipated jobs report is here and the news is… ok. HR BLS Jobs bls jobs report economy jobs report
April Jobs Report Sees a Big Slowdown
MAY 6, 2016
April’s BLS jobs report shows a big slowdown in hiring with only 160,000 new non-farm payroll jobs. See you on Monday!
U.S. News & World Report Releases 2012 Rankings of World’s Best Universities
OCTOBER 25, 2012
The World’s Best Universities rankings, updated annually by U.S. Using a different methodology and ranking data than the well-known U.S.
June Jobs Report: 287,000 New Jobs, But Unemployment Up
JULY 8, 2016
The US economy added 287,000 nonfarm payroll jobs in June and average hourly wages rose by %0.02 From the BLS Jobs Report. to $25.61.
Jobs Friday: The November BLS Jobs Report
NOVEMBER 6, 2015
The BLS Jobs Report is long and not exactly the most exciting read, in and of itself. 5 Things You Need to Know About the Jobs Report.
I.R.S. Pays Employee $4.5 Million for Reporting Employer’s Tax Cheating Eight Elements You Need to Know
Sklover Working Wisdom
MAY 17, 2011
ACTUAL CASE HISTORY* : According to recently published reports, the Internal Revenue Service has made its first-ever award to an employee who “blew the whistle” on his employer’s cheating on taxes. Informant Award program provides both monetary awards and anonymity to employees who report tax-cheating by their employers. million.
The Hidden Job Report
FEBRUARY 6, 2011
The plant will be located in a 235,000-square-foot facility formerly occupied by U.S. Click here to submit a tip for The Hidden Job Report.
Trump’s election tells us that we’re all a bunch of liars
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
We lie to ourselves when we think we know how the US thinks and votes. Which tells us that the Republicans think it’s fine to be racist.
What NOT to Do When You’re New on the Job
OCTOBER 30, 2012
Career Advice Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter New Employee U.S. News & World Report career advice career management career strategy New JobBy Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Many new hires are so anxious to make friends and a good impression that they often make mistakes that will leave them with neither. Don’t tell your new manager [.].
US Bill Would Make Employer Requests for Facebook Access Illegal
MAY 8, 2012
Protecting Employee Facebook & Social Network Privacy. For those that do when it comes to social networks, I call this social media discrimination.
The Hidden Job Report
FEBRUARY 13, 2011
Macy’s added that it has signed a lease for additional office space on Broadway in Midtown Manhattan, the paper further reported. C) 2011.
The Hidden Job Report
FEBRUARY 27, 2011
And Volkswagen will create 12,000 new jobs in the U.S. The Hidden Job Report was researched and prepared by Jim Stroud. (C) END REPORT
Tech Giants Are Expanding Parental Leave — What About the Rest of Us?
AUGUST 11, 2015
According to a 2012 report from the US Department of Labor on family and medical leave, about 15% of people who were not paid or who received partial pay while on leave turned to public assistance for help. Last week Netflix announced a new “unlimited” paid parental leave policy and Microsoft an expansion of their program to 12 weeks.
my office wants us to bring single friends to a Valentine’s Day singles mixer
Ask A Manager
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
Maybe I’m just a prudish weirdo who likes to keep work and personal very separate, but it really strikes me as odd, and almost like they’re encouraging us to date one another…? Obviously, though, you should go and report back to us. My workplace just announced a Valentine’s Day Singles mixer. 6pm – 10pm.
3 Snack-Size Twitter Tips to Bolster Your Career
FEBRUARY 5, 2013
Career Advice Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Twitter U.S. News & World Report career advice job search JobSearch Social Media
Forecast for 2013 U.S. Base Salary Increases Remain Stable
JULY 30, 2012
These increases are consistent with forecasts for base salary increases reported for the previous two years. The post Forecast for 2013 U.S.
the demise of WTF Wednesday, reporting problems, and more
Ask A Manager
MAY 24, 2016
I’ve spent the last few days saying “you’ll need to talk to my agent” in response to everything my husband asked me, which was very fun (for one of us). There’s now a link right above the commenting box that you can use to report technical problems, ad problems, or typos. A few housekeeping items —.
coworker sent us all a 12-paragraph rant about office supplies
Ask A Manager
APRIL 6, 2016
She is not my superior, nor I hers, and she doesn’t have any direct reports either. And some of you are even taking these supplies for your home use for several days, only to have used up almost all of the supply associated with that product and then you return it and not tell us we need to buy more. TWELVE. and I mean MONTHS.
should I report my former boss’s Twitter account, bringing a coworker to a disciplinary meeting, and more
Ask A Manager
DECEMBER 21, 2016
Should I report my former boss’s Twitter account to my old company? Not to mention there are already some joking inferences of something happening between the two of us from the other coworkers. Is it extremely inappropriate for us to organize this donation? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. A legal right?
How I Registered JobMob as a US Trademark
MARCH 30, 2011
JobMob is now a registered US trademark. On January 25th, 2010, the application for a US trademark of JobMob was officially submitted.
The US Turtleconomy Is Basically Ok
APRIL 1, 2016
The US economy continues its turtle-like, slow and steady growth, even as overseas markets experience turmoil. Energy continues to shrink.
The #HRBasics Guide to OSHA Workplace & Safety Reporting
JULY 1, 2014
For the last seven years, no one had documented on any type of OSHA form our workplace incidents so I started with the less than desirable task of manually work through 7 years of employee incident document to bring us in compliance and avoid a hefty fine as required by the OSHA governing body. It’s information we all need to know. .
coworker mock-slaps me, reporting a coworker’s inappropriate comments, and more
Ask A Manager
SEPTEMBER 6, 2015
Can I legally report her for wrongdoing and to whom? If you’re uncomfortable repeating it at all, you could explain that, but I’d urge you to just report the language dryly and factually. The company is domiciled outside the U.S., but the workers are U.S.-based; It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….
Employer Social Media Could Save US Companies $370 Billion in 2012
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
Corporate Social Networking & the US Economy. It’s also a perfect solution for knowledge sharing. NASA & Employee Social Media.
Service Industry is Fastest Growing US Job Market
AUGUST 3, 2012
U.S. & “Yawn,” you say. Why does one even care about these things? points and Service +4.3 points. points and Service +9.4
Schedule Bulging? Managing Career and Personal Time.
FEBRUARY 24, 2013
Career Advice Time Management U.S. News & World Report career advice career reputation Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter time managementBy Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Every day is filled with the same number of hours: 24. So why is it that some people think that magically, another two to three hours will somehow materialize?
What the Olympics Can Teach Us About Career Management
AUGUST 5, 2012
Here’s what the Olympics can teach us about managing our careers and going for the gold: Building & Maintaing a Personal Brand.
Your Weekly Status Report will Kill Your Personal Brand | Cube Rules
MAY 20, 2008
Your Weekly Status Report will Kill Your Personal Brand Written by Scot Herrick on May 20, 2008 in Personal Branding 18 Comments - Leave a comment!
May Jobs: Recession, Full Employment or Something Else?
JUNE 9, 2016
The May jobs report dropped last Friday and it was a shocking departure from the slow and steady growth trend I’ve been writing about for months.
4 Best Cities In The U.S. To Focus Your Job Search
MARCH 20, 2014
Most importantly, Forbes reports that the city’s job market is projected to grow by 4% annually through 2015. The post 4 Best Cities In The U.S. Whether you’re ready to make a move for personal reasons, or you’re simply on the lookout for a new opportunity, moving for a job can be overwhelming, to say the least.
Top 10 Jobs that will (most likely and least likely) Be Outsourced
SEPTEMBER 23, 2010
I have also included the actual report from the BLS below as well in case you want to go through it yourself. Australians swoop in on U.S.
my chatty coworker won’t stop talking to me and panics when managers see us talking
Ask A Manager
JANUARY 30, 2017
Her old manager, Bob, is now our VP and our grandboss George is his direct report and a longtime personal friend of Bob’s. my chatty coworker won’t stop talking to me and panics when managers see us talking was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. A reader writes: I have sort of a weird situation.
Unraveling the Resume Keyword-Packing Myth
NOVEMBER 10, 2012
Applicant Tracking Systems executive resumes Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter keyword U.S. News & World Report ATS branded resume career advice executive resume executive resume branding job seekers JobSearch professional resume writer Resume Story resume strategy resume writing resumes
Your Resume Must Do More Than Catch a Recruiter’s Eye
MAY 1, 2012
executive resumes Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Recruiters U.S. News & World Report branded resume career advice career strategy executive resume executive resume branding professional resume writerThe drumbeat that candidates must strip down their [.] No related posts.