Hiring Veterans Makes Our Company Stronger
NOVEMBER 11, 2013
Reminiscent of the US Army’s “I Want You” recruitment campaign featuring Uncle Sam’s outstretched finger, Verizon Wireless is pointing to veterans with the same message. Jobs for Veterans jobs for veterans Verizon Wireless
10 Things Every Working Dad Needs
Evil HR Lady
MAY 31, 2016
Wireless Speakers/Headphones. When dad gets the opportunity to telecommute, wireless noise canceling headphones can drown out the noise of the little darlings, if they are home. If you can blast music throughout the house, a wireless speaker is the way to go.
Kindle: Amazon’s Wireless Reading Device
Catherines Career Corner
MARCH 25, 2009
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The Best Don’t Always Win — But They Eventually Will
The Job Quest
MAY 13, 2011
Last year, there were two interesting articles about the wireless provider T-Mobile. “With wireless looking to be the future of telephone service, providers are ramping up efforts to provide new services, simplified usage plans, and better pricing.
Mobile Job Search by the Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]
The Undercover Recruiter
MAY 24, 2013
wireless consumers sent and received an average of six billion text messages per day, or, 69,635 text messages every second. The trade association also reports that as of December 2011, 34 percent of American households were wireless-only. According to CTIA , U.S.
sitting kills! fitbit gets you active at work
MAY 16, 2011
I recently received the fitBit , a glorified pedometer that wirelessly sends your workout data to the Web, as a birthday present. As a data hound and someone who cares about being active, I have decided that this micro gadget is a must-have for your career toolbox.
Evolutionary Job Search – Survival of the Fittest
OCTOBER 9, 2012
Likewise, the method of accessing the Internet has changed over the last 5 years – from hardwired desktops to wireless laptops and finally our smartphones. This is typically your cable connection at home or work (hardwired or wireless).
Culture Change by Design
JULY 1, 2016
Back in 2011, Lowell McAdam, the newly named CEO of Verizon Communications, announced: "We will definitely try to bring that entrepreneurial culture from the wireless side into the wireline side." McAdam had come over to Verizon after a highly successful run as the head of Verizon Wireless. Spreading the Credo : Like many other companies, Verizon Wireless has a set of values.
7 Steps to Convince Your Boss to Promote You
AUGUST 25, 2014
She’s a former Verizon Wireless executive with two decades of diverse cross-functional experience in sales, customer service and HR. If you’re ready, get him ready. This is a guest post by Karin Hurt.
10 Happiest Big Companies of 2011
JULY 5, 2011
Verizon Wireless: Employees at Verizon Wireless reported that they are very happy with the management as well as the support they receive. Another wireless data tech support coordinator commented about employee support on Feb. Verizon Wireless employs about 82,000 people. “ Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today. ” – James Dean. Working in a big company has its highs and lows.
Changing the Culture On A Big Scale
JULY 24, 2011
In many news articles yesterday (such as this one ), the announcement was made by current CEO Ivan Seidenberg that McAdam would come over to Verizon after a highly successful run as the head of Verizon Wireless.
Is a Safer Commute to Work in Sight?
JUNE 17, 2012
According to the Huffington Post , the government is working on a way for vehicles to communicate with each other wirelessly in order to help prevent accidents.
5 Mobile Recruiting Myths in 2016
JANUARY 20, 2016
now own a web-enabled smartphone or other wireless device. . On Thursday, I’m giving my first of four mobile recruiting presentations over the course of a week so it’s safe to say that mobile is on my mind. Three of the four are keynotes in Tulsa, OK; Hickory, NC and Denver, CO.
Skype Interview Suggestions
Careers Done Write
JULY 26, 2012
Use wired connections rather than wireless to ensure a stable connection. If you are actively job searching out of your area and you have not used Skype for an interview yet, you will. Prepare yourself now so you are ready when the opportunity is presented. Create an Ideal Background.
AT & T Seeking to Hire 10K Veterans and Military Family Members
DECEMBER 18, 2013
So far this year, AT&T has invested more than $175 million in its wired and wireless networks in Louisiana and hired over 1000 Louisianians to meet continued growth of wireless and broadband services in the state. In the first half of 2013, AT&T invested more than $175 million in its wireless and wired networks in Louisiana. billion that AT&T has invested in its Louisiana wireless and wired networks from 2010 through 2012.
Blogging Lessons From Hurricane Sandy
NOVEMBER 17, 2012
1) Having my NetZero 4G wireless hotspot fully charged and ready to go was a lifesaver. If blogging is your business like it is mine, you understand the importance of being up and running at all times.
Why Communicating Through E-mail Is An Ineffective Job Search Strategy
DECEMBER 18, 2013
I am not suggesting that you unplug your computer, disable your wireless connection or stop checking e-mails and job alerts. Are you using an ineffective job search strategy? As an agency recruiter and career coach, I speak to 30-50 job seekers a week on average.
The e-NV200 WORKSPACe Could Put the “Mobile” In Your Office
OCTOBER 31, 2016
According to the article, “This professional office environment on wheels features an integrated fold-out desk, touchscreen computer, wireless internet, smartphone-controlled LED lights, wireless phone charging, Bluetooth audio system, mini fridge and barista-quality coffee machine.”
One Degree, Many Paths: 5 Best Careers In The Market Today
APRIL 7, 2014
Wireless networking is a major consideration for companies today, as is the need for expanded connectivity with business partners across the globe.
5 Ways To Make Yourself a Target Via Your Hiring Decisions.
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
More on the hirings from Wired: "IF IT’S POSSIBLE to wirelessly attack an Internet-connected Jeep to hijack its steering and brakes, what could hackers do to a fully self-driving car? In every organization, there's an ebb and flow.
Avoid Using This Ineffective Job Search Strategy
MARCH 31, 2013
I am not suggesting that you unplug your computer, disable your wireless connection or stop checking e-mails and job alerts. Are you using an ineffective job search strategy ? As an agency recruiter and career coach, I speak to 30-50 job seekers a week on average.
Balancing Working Abroad and Travel
Ms. Career Girl
JUNE 23, 2014
Nowadays it’s almost impossible to find a hotel or hostel that doesn’t have Wi-Fi and in some places you’ll even find reliable wireless connections right there on the beach!
BYOD – Lessons Companies Can Learn from Schools
NOVEMBER 18, 2013
Students and staff are able to access the school’s wireless network with their personal devices (laptops, tablets, netbooks, smart phones, etc.) In an effort to create a 21st century learning environment, my sons’ school has issued a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) policy.
This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace
MARCH 30, 2014
Verizon Wireless ringing up 280 jobs in Rochester, New York : Telecommunications giant to hire 260 call center workers, 20 retail employees. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.
Being a Virtual Employee Means Being Proactive
JT & Dale Talk Jobs
APRIL 1, 2011
So, give him your cell number, forward your land line or at least get a wireless handset. Dear J.T. & & Dale: I have a really neat job with a start-up company. The company is run virtually, so I work from home.
Why You Should Really Change Your Passwords Right Now
Ms. Career Girl
AUGUST 3, 2015
Don’t forget to change your wireless router password , too. The post Why You Should Really Change Your Passwords Right Now appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. As recently as 2012, tech experts recommended that people change their digital passwords once a month, at minimum.
Follow the Clean Tech Money: SynapSense Raises $16 Million, Aquion Energy Secures $20 Million, Tesla Motors to Build Electric Toyota RAV-4 for $100 Million
Green Career Central
JULY 26, 2011
Using wireless environmental monitoring to give data centers information about energy efficiency, SynapSense has raised $16 million from venture capitalists. Among the many companies investing in the Folsom, CA based company is GE. There are some career openings for engineers and project mangers. Developing a battery for grid storage, Aquion Energy has raised $20 million of a planned $30 million.
GM and Google Apps: This Is What It Looks Like When Work Changes Forever.
NOVEMBER 8, 2011
Examples: Email and wireless - changed the way we do things forever. You know the type of shift I'm talking about. Everyone's talking about how some thing's going to change the way we do things at work, and sometimes it's true, sometimes it's not.
10 Top Career Apps - Jobacle.com BLOG - Career Advice Blog & How.
MARCH 1, 2011
Connects to any WiFi/Wireless printer without any additional software.
What Innovation Is Not: A Press Event Announcing You're Loading Windows On Your Product.
FEBRUARY 14, 2011
I used to be in the wireless industry back in the day. Somewhere, Apple and Google execs have crossed off Nokia as a threat to their wireless platform business.
Text Messages Are the Candidate Engagement Tool Recruiters Are Waiting For
JUNE 7, 2016
now own a web-enabled smartphone or other wireless device. How to Use Texting to Enhance Your Candidate Recruiting Efforts on Wednesday, June 29th at 11:00 AM. Click here to register with HRCI and SHRM Credits available. .
Killer Communication For The Frustrated Female
Ms. Career Girl
AUGUST 26, 2016
Without ladies like you speaking up, we wouldn’t have all the awesome ladies in tech. They took us to the moon, the computer algorithm, and wireless transmitters (the bangin’ Hedy Lamarr is to thank for that). The post Killer Communication For The Frustrated Female appeared first on Ms.
What We Think Is Necessary Often Changes
JUNE 29, 2012
One corner was completely bare and propped up stood a wireless guitar for a guitar hero game – left for my 10-year old son. Several years ago, I went through a separation and divorce. While it was a painful and lengthy process, it was an evil but necessary portal through which I had to pass.
The History Which Defines Us
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
Sharpen your pencil, refill your ink, or recharge the batteries in your wireless keyboard. Played Out on the Big Screen. Thank God our lives are not played out on TV or in a theater, live or film. But if they were, would we be more accountable for our actions?
Life’s Unrealized Privileges
APRIL 23, 2013
I also learned about the coconut wireless , which is, basically, the same thing as island “gossip.” Unrealized Privileges. A couple years ago, I ventured to the small island of Aitutaki in the South Pacific with my fiance. It was beautiful, but so very primitive.
This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace
OCTOBER 24, 2014
Uber expands regional HQ in Chicago, Illinois, creates 420 jobs: Ridesharing company shares Chicago building with Twitter and Gogo Wireless. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ.
Biz for HR: Bad Debt Vs. Subscriber Count.
FEBRUARY 25, 2011
Subscriber-based businesses (think wireless, cable, SaaS software) come with important decisions to make related to training customers to pay. Observation from the field. Customers, whether B to B or B to C, make decisions daily on who to pay first across all the people they owe money to. Many customers are in a cash pinch, and if you don't squawk when you don't get paid, you're training them that they don't have to pay you on time, that paying you whenever they're ready is sufficient.
The Pros and Cons of Blogging Professionally
MARCH 16, 2016
All you need is a laptop or desktop and wireless internet. These days, a significant number of people choose blogging as their career. It doesn’t require you to get a degree in order to become a success at blogging.
How to Research Candidates and More Hire Effectively
OCTOBER 3, 2013
I will never forget the words my Dad told me as a new Store Manager for a Wireless company “the best future employees have a job or don’t even know they are looking”.
How to Interview on Skype
JANUARY 9, 2013
If your wireless internet connection is unreliable, use an actual cord, or go somewhere where there is a stable internet connection. This is a guest post from Eric Olavson @ GiraffeResume. Great!