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Howdy From SXSW in Austin, Texas!

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Currently, she is at the South by Southwest Conference in Austin, Texas, from where she is blogging. Howdy from SXSW in Austin, Texas!

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Harvesting Our Dreams in North Texas

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Life As We Live It Now Winnowing our waistlines and nourishing our marriage, we forge ahead, rooted in strength and hope.

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Texas Court Blocks $47,476 Overtime Rule

Evil HR Lady

Yesterday, Texas Judge Amos L. ” To keep reading, click here: Texas Court Blocks $47,476 Overtime Rule. The post Texas Court Blocks $47,476 Overtime Rule appeared first on Evil HR Lady Mazzant III blocked the implementation of this law.

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THE TOP 20 BRANDED HR PROS: Meet Linda Aldred, SVP of HR at Texas Children's Hospital.

HR Capitalist

Linda's the SVP of Human Resources at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston, one of the premier pediatric hospitals in America. the tools change.

Deepening Our Roots on the Shores of Lake Texoma

Career Trend

A mature home, really. Built in 1962, this little cabin gives us the slice of […].

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Deepening Our Roots on the Shores of Lake Texoma

Career Trend

A mature home, really. Built in 1962, this little cabin gives us the slice of […].

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Curiosity and Your Career

Career Trend

’ That is why life in rural Gordonville, Texas, fits. By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter I adore ‘quiet spaces.’ Nestled amidst horses, dogs, cats and goats and located less than two miles from our sailboat and luxurious Lake Texoma, my husband Rob and I live contentedly. Are the Waves of Career Advice Overwhelming You?

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You CAN Teach an Old Dog New Tricks!

Career Trend

Replete with change, our recent Texas transition has dogged us with new challenges. By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Hat tip to Dawn Bugni for inspiring the title to this post! Enveloped by mesquite trees and a sprawling yard, our resort home would seem to afford our beloved Louie – a 15-year-old miniature pinscher, free range. However, this [.]

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The Rigors and Joy of Career and Life Change

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter The picture above of the wraparound porch just off of our master suite is one of many reasons Rob and I chose to move to this Lake Texoma, Texas, hideaway. Located in a small town called Gordonville, just 60 miles north of Dallas, the community is dubbed Sherwood Shores and originally was platted [.]

How To Use Facebook’s New Graph Search For Job Search

Career Realism

For instance, you can look up “people who live in Houston, Texas and who like small businesses” or “friends of friends who work for Shell.”.

Riding Out the Storms to Get Underway in Your New Career

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter This year’s Texas drought has been an interesting contrast to last year’s Missouri floods. Following our move from rain-drenched Kansas City to stormy and windy Lake Texoma in May 2011, our initial concern was that we’d moved to a too-gusty location.

Resume Writer: Making It Look Easy

Career Trend

Poindexter I had seen portions of sailboat races on television growing up, and if you’re a kid growing up in the deserts of the West Texas oil fields, television is as close as you’re likely to get. By Robert P. Like most people who don’t have an intimate knowledge of what it takes to properly motivate [.]

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Shut up Already: How Social Media Can Cost You Your Job

Ms. Career Girl

Papabear321 from Texas works fine. The post Shut up Already: How Social Media Can Cost You Your Job appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

Are Your Emotions Getting In the Way of Your Success?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Are Your Emotions Getting In the Way of Your Success? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. It doesn’t just boil down to integrity. Disconnect.

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10 Worst Resume Fibs in Academic History

Resume Bear

Texas A&M’s fake Navy SEAL. In a competitive job market, resume lies have become more and more commonplace. Yale sued for fake degree.

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the new overtime rule is on hold

Ask A Manager

A Texas judge today issued a temporary injunction halting the rule nationwide. That new overtime rule that was coming next week that would have required an additional 4.2 million American workers to be paid overtime if they work more than 40 hours in a week.? It’s been blocked for now. A shocking development! law + order

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What is an Unconference & 5 Reasons to Attend #TalentNet

Blogging4jobs

Last March, I attended my first TalentNet event at SXSW in Austin, Texas. There is still space and if you can’t make the TalentNet event this year, I would strongly recommend you attending the next one in Austin, Texas at Whole Foods Corporate Headquarters on March 13, 2015. Blogging4Jobs has been a long time supporter of TalentNet.

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50 Happiest Companies for 2012

Resume Bear

Texas Instruments. CareerBliss announces employees’ choice for the happiest places to work! Company. Bliss Rating*. Average Salary. 4.360.

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A Job vs. a Career (you choose)

Career Trend

Maximize an ‘Ordinary’ Job to Bolster Your Career Value By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter During a recent trip to North Texas, Clearing the Junk in Your Career Trunk By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Are you a careerist who is sailing. Or, perhaps you held various jobs during college [.]

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Call for Presentations for New SMB HR & Recruiting Conference in 2016

Blogging4jobs

Our first event is going to be held April 7-8, 2016, in Dallas, Texas. Since 2007, Blogging4Jobs has been committed to providing digital resources for the HR and recruiting communities. This conference is for HR and recruiting professionals who work at companies up to 2,500 employees. This is our first ever call for presentations. Name *.

How One Fitness Company Lifts Its Community

Career Realism

Annually, Nutrabolt holds a toy drive to help families in the Bryan, Texas area have a happy and fulfilled Holiday. Philanthropic Efforts.

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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!

Many Colleges and Universities have jumped on Pinterest

Resume Bear

We’re big fans of the way that Texas A&M makes being an Aggie a family affair. Adorable bulldogs. Future Aggies. Famous Maryland Alumni.

Millennial Unemployment Rate is 12.7 Percent in July

Resume Bear

percent (NSA). Additional notes: the youth unemployment rate for 18-29-year-old African Americans for July 2012 is 22.3 percent (NSA). million.

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Career Choices and Occupational Health: Let’s Honor Workers Memorial Day

Career Key

For more information: Texas Explosion Seen as Sign of Weak U.S. You might say, well, we have better standards in the U.S. But do we really?

Why Society Has “Following” All Wrong

Blogging4jobs

Yes, I was born and raised in Austin, Texas. I am an original Austinite. The city is booming. I have watched this college town become #1 on most lists for places to live, and to find employment. Every year SXSW rolls into town. I was excited this year though. I was thrilled to be a part of TalentNet. I didn’t really know what to expect.

Read the Inspiring Story of Real Career Girl, Danielle Wilson, CEO of Aero Jet Medical & United Medivac Solutions

Ms. Career Girl

The post Read the Inspiring Story of Real Career Girl, Danielle Wilson, CEO of Aero Jet Medical & United Medivac Solutions appeared first on Ms.

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Top Spa’s For a Relaxing Work Free Break

Ms. Career Girl

Lake Austin Spa Resort , Texas. Escape to the Texas countryside and reside in the stunning Lake Austin spa resort! Career Girl.

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

Blogging4jobs

Get the Inside Scoop at the SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas! 2015 SHRM VIP Party Guide. Name *. First. Email *. HR shrm 15 SHRM15

Maximize an ‘Ordinary’ Job to Bolster Your Career Value

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter During a recent trip to North Texas, Rob and I collected several customer service stories that inspired this post. When employees get lax in their jobs, perhaps thinking certain duties seem mundane or not all that important, their performance, and ultimately, the customers they serve, are impacted, negatively.

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ResumeBear Picks The 20 Most Legendary College Bars

Resume Bear

Located just off the campus of Texas A&M, The Dixie Chicken proudly boasts that they serve the most beer per square foot of any bar in the U.S.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

4,000 Toyota jobs heading to Plano, Texas : Toyota moving North American headquarters to North Texas. Read more. Read more. Read more. .

Entrepreneurs Who Changed the Market

Resume Bear

Before becoming a supermarket chain, Whole Foods was a small natural foods store in Austin, Texas, called Safer Way Natural Foods. Bill Gates.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Allstate is aiming to recruit 120 new agency owners in Texas this year. We want to start your week off right! Bring on the jobs! Read more.

Confidence Building and Your Career

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Initial Storms of Change This year’s Texas. By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Cherry Woodburn for a story in her inaugural Confidence Chronicles | True Stories of Becoming Strong series this week. Are You Navigating Unfamiliar Career Waters?

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The Phone Interview

WorkAlpha

For example, perhaps a company based in Ohio is looking for a sales representative in Texas. What It Is and Why It’s Used A phone interview is primarily used as a screening tool when either party is not local. Or, you are in Florida and planning to relocate to California. Interview Interview Tips Phone Interview

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas

Blogging4jobs

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.

7 Killer Examples of Twitter Recruiting & Job Cards

Blogging4jobs

Sales Engineer- Texas – Cloudera: ( #Dallas , TX) [link] #Sales #BigData #Hadoop #Job #Jobs #Hiring. https://t.co/l0nOFXpGCK link].

Lessons from the Van Cliburn Winners

Learning Voyager

Here We Are. Now What? Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Thinking Inside The Blog!] Save Your Money.

5 P's of Blogging

Blogging4jobs

Home ToolBox HR About Advertising Consulting Services Speaking Press Webshow Tweet This! I led a session titled, &# Blogging for Dummies.&# Purpose.