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2011 75

Find Your Networking Bridge on September 11 and Every Other Day of the Year

Career Solvers

Prior to 2001, I worked in the building adjacent to the World Trade Center that was connected by a long indoor bridge. That physical bridge disappeared on September 11, 2001, but the relationships remain, stronger than ever.

2001 74

Gaming the Interview Process

The Undercover Recruiter

Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 80 million young adults born between 1976 and 2001 make up Gen Y, and as of this year will […]. There’s no getting around it – Millennials are taking over the world.

2001 102

QUIET CRISIS

Resume to Referral

People retire, change jobs, and, sadly, like 172 corporate vice presidents on September 11, 2001, die unexpectedly. commentary : Succession happens. Of course, the terrorist attacks that killed so many employees in the World Trade

2001 40

Florida: Not Business As Usual For Millennials!

Ms. Career Girl

STEM job growth since 2001. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. For those who have little or no first-hand experiences, the mention of Florida might conjure up images of Spring Break or retirement.

On The Other Side of Fear

Ms. Career Girl

There’s a soulful old tune that I remember because it was playing on September 11, 2001. “The Other Side of Fear” was a helpful refuge from the unthinkable madness of the day.

2017 176

High-Functioning Depression – What it is and How it Looks

Ms. Career Girl

I am the first African American woman elected to the Redondo Beach Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, on the executive board on another business organization and successfully married since 2001.

2018 204

QUIET CRISIS

Resume to Referral

People retire, change jobs, and, sadly, like 172 corporate vice presidents on September 11, 2001, die unexpectedly. Succession happens. Of course, the terrorist attacks that killed so many employees in the World Trade Center, at the Pentagon and in a a field in Pennsylvania didn’t change the fact that by one means or another, every

??? Stop Falling into Resume Gaps

JobMob

During my job search in 2006, the question was often phrased like this: “I see that you worked at Amazon.com in France until August 2001, but that your next job only began over a year later in October 2002.

2017 77

My September 11th Memory

Blogging4jobs

On September 11, 2001, I was driving to Kansas City from Western Kansas to attend a mandatory work training when my cd ended and I heard the news of the second tower’s fall. The year 2001 was supposed to be a year of dreams. The year 2001 was the end of our dreams.

2015 127

Stop Falling into Resume Gaps

JobMob

During my job search in 2006, the question was often phrased like this: “I see that you worked at Amazon.com in France until August 2001, but that your next job only began over a year later in October 2002. How to stop resume gaps from becoming a problem on your job search.

2015 99

CHECKLIST: Make Sure You Get the Company Twitter Password From Gen Y Early in Mass Layoffs.

HR Capitalist

In 2001, you delivered the news with compassion, took the time necessary and then went through the Exiting Employee Checklist. You're going to have do layoffs at some point in the future - it's a reality.

Economics for HR Geeks: The Quitter's Index

HR Capitalist

Let's talk after the jump: -White line is the number of people who voluntarily quit their jobs fromm 2001 through 2012. Take a look at this graph. Yellow line is the number of people who were fired/laid off in the same time period.

2001 83

Dress Your Resume and Your Body for Success

Career Solvers

It may be hard to let go of the half page dedicated to that Y2K conversion you worked so diligently on in 1999 or the extended paragraph about the direct mail campaign that was novel in 2001 but old hat in 2011. I often tell my clients that rewriting a resume is like cleaning out a closet.

2011 72

Tap Into These 5 Hidden Recruiting Talent Pools

Blogging4jobs

million) served during Gulf War era I (August 1990 to August 2001) or Gulf War era II (September 2001 forward). For the first time in 15 years we are experiencing unemployment numbers which will dip below 5%. Talent pools are tapped.

No STEM Crisis, No War for Talent?

Hiring Technical People

Bob actually has data, as opposed to my anecdotal evidence, now and dating back to my article from 2001, Crisis? Have you read The STEM Crisis Is a Myth ? It’s a fascinating article. What Crisis? A Contrarian Perspective. For those of you who don’t know the four letter acronym, STEM is Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. It refers to anyone in a technical field. Anyone. Back to your originally scheduled blog post.).

Talent 170

Career Guidance Holiday Gift Idea #2: Scholarship America

Career Key

Among its special initiatives is the " Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund " to provide education assistance for postsecondary study to financially needy dependents of those killed or permanently disabled as a result of the September 11, 2001 attacks. Making college degrees accessible to everyone is an important strategy to improve access to high quality career options.

Ditch the Day Job: Turn Part Time Dabbling Into Full Time Income

Career Alley

Since 2001 there has been a 14 percent increase in people who have become self-employed , with over 10 million workers in 2012, according to EconomicModeling.com. There may be economic recovery in parts of the U.S., but it’s not being created by big business.

2014 194

Always Remember

Evil HR Lady

On September 11, 2001 I lived in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, which is a short drive from NYC. Today is September 11. Today, I live in Switzerland, which is not quite so close and I'm ashamed to admit I didn't think about this day as I should have. It wasn't until I got home from German class, around noon my time and 6:00 a.m. East Coast Time, that I checked my Google Reader and was reminded. I failed to remember. Please note, I didn't forget. I failed to remember.

2009 100

Always Remember

Evil HR Lady

On September 11, 2001 I lived in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, which is a short drive from NYC. Today is September 11. Today, I live in Switzerland, which is not quite so close and I'm ashamed to admit I didn't think about this day as I should have. It wasn't until I got home from German class, around noon my time and 6:00 a.m. East Coast Time, that I checked my Google Reader and was reminded. I failed to remember. Please note, I didn't forget. I failed to remember.

2009 100

I Was Fired For Recruiting on LinkedIn

Blogging4jobs

I first used social recruiting in 2001 when I recruited online for store retail positions using chat rooms, forums, and dating websites. Back in 2001, there were really only two reasons to be on the internet, you were either viewing porn or looking for love. Recruiting on LinkedIn.

Why Allowing Employees to Work Remotely Facilitates Growth

Ms. Career Girl

Founded in 2001, eFileCabinet, Inc. Technology offers the benefit of allowing your employees to work remotely, either on a regular basis or whenever the need arises. But did you know that working remotely can actually make your employees happier and more productive?

2018 154

Why You Need Cloud-based Document Management Solutions

Ms. Career Girl

Founded in 2001, eFileCabinet, Inc. Wintertime, although joyous, can be stressful.

2017 137

How to Avoid the 5 Biggest Career Regrets

Ms. Career Girl

Founded in 2001, eFileCabinet, Inc. Career regrets, whether we admit it or not, are part of the American Dream and its star-spangled ethos–an inseparable entity from the careers we choose.

2018 156

What If Your Plans Don’t Work? Don’t Stop!

Resume Bear

It’s happened to me… Back in August 2001, I graduated with my MBA. In my last post , I channeled the words of my father — “Don’t quit your job until you have another one.&# In general, I think that’s sound advice.

2010 144

Do You Need a Summary Paragraph on Your Resume?

Careers Done Write

I received this question this week from a client who has not updated her resume since 2001. As a general rule, you should include a summary paragraph on your resume.

2014 152

Freelancer.com Has Acquired vWorker

Telecommuting Journal

Founded by Ian Ippolito in 2001 originally as RentACoder.com, the marketplace was one of the earliest companies of its kind in the world. I received an email yesterday me know that Freelancer.com has been acquired by vWorker.

2012 130

? This Checklist is Key to Leaving Any Company Successfully

JobMob

Here's an inspiring story of why you should never burn your bridges : “Fairly early in my career, I had to implement a RIF (Reduction In Force = layoff) for 1/3 of my department about 15 people in the terrible economy of late 2001.

2016 96

Your City or County Probably Doesn't Break Even On Amazon Distribution Center Jobs.

HR Capitalist

The study, Amazon said, focused on a "misleading" section of time (2001 to 2015) that included both the recession and a time when Amazon was not building warehouses at the clip it is now.

2018 66

An All Online Conference for Virtual Assistants

Telecommuting Journal

Established in 2001, IVAA ( [link] ) is the industry trade association for virtual assistants, providing professional networking opportunities, educational programs and annual conferences, which are held both live and online.

2011 130

7 Kinds of Job Search Kindness To Make You Squirm

JobMob

When I started my first Israeli job search in 2001, my friend Assaf S. In that same 2001 job search I mentioned above, another friend, Assaf B., What is sometimes a small thing for you can be a big deal for someone else.

2011 88

Here's Why You Should Never Be Afraid to Fire Someone Resistant to Change.

HR Capitalist

Raise your hand if you thought in 2001 that AOL''s sub base would decline by 90%. Check out the chart below as Exhibit A: Change and taking risks is difficult.

2013 85

Ep 39 – What’s Important in #SocialRecruiting with Andy Headworth

Blogging4jobs

I was one of those early adopters first using dating websites to recruit candidates in 2001. I was one of those early adopters first using dating websites to recruit candidates in 2001. When it comes to using social media sites for recruitment and hiring, we still have a long way to go. Our use and application is still in it’s infancy. I had success with forums, chat rooms and Myspace. That success is what spurred the creation of this blog in 2007.

2015 100

Introducing the Five Generation Workplace

Blogging4jobs

0% are Generation Z born between 2001 to present. Celebrating National Employee Appreciation Day. Tomorrow is National Employee Appreciation Day , and yet only a small percentage of bosses and employers are taking tomorrow to formerly recognize, engage and celebrate their employee.

A Student’s Guide to the Discipline of Portable Application Testing (PAT) as a Career

Career Alley

Penny is an expert associated with [link] suppliers of Pat Testing Courses and equipment since 2001. “ Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment. ” – Jim Rohn.

2012 158

What You Need To Know About Getting Your Business on Wikipedia (And Keeping It There)

Ms. Career Girl

Wikipedia officially launched in January 2001. Depending on when you check, Wikipedia usually takes one of the top 10 places on Alexa Internet’s definitive ranking of the world’s most popular websites.

2018 187

How To Find Out If Your Company Is About To Lay You Off

Resume Bear

In 2001, there were about 2,000 mass layoffs and plant closures which were subject to WARN advance notice requirements and which affected about 660,000 employees. Kudos to my pal Karen Mattonen for not only being cited by Inc.

2010 227

???? How To Stop Being Depressed About Job Search

JobMob

In the summer of 2001, I resigned from a good tech job in France and moved back to Israel. A required job search shouldn't require a job search depression. Photo by Ryan Holloway.

2017 72

7 Steps to Get the Most Out of #SHRM13

Blogging4jobs

Jessica proudly supports SHRM and has been a member since 2001. . Be sure to check out our SHRM Party Guide and Text ‘SHRM’ to 55678 to receive text alerts and reminders of speakers, parties and other happenings directly to your phone.

2013 133

Almost Dooced. A Social Media Workplace & HR Story.

Blogging4jobs

Blogging like many social media tools provides you a channel in which to share your voice, and in 2001 I, as well as an employee learned that sometimes that voice can get you in a little bit of trouble. You see, in 2001, the idea surrounding a blog was still very, very new.

Why Internet Sourcing Isn’t Your Recruiting Savior

Blogging4jobs

In 2001, I successfully sourced candidates on a dating website and made a number of hires for the retailer where I worked. Social media combined with the power of the internet has re-invigorated a once overlooked skill of sourcing within recruiting. Simply put, sourcing is the proactive searching for qualified job candidates for current or planned open positions. In terms of internet sourcing, it is research for the purposes of recruiting. What is Internet Sourcing?

Veterans Hike from Maine to Georgia to Raise Awareness of Unemployment

Resume Bear

Armed Forces since September 2001 (a group known as Gulf War-era II veterans) is nearly 10 percent, approximately two percentage points higher than the unemployment rate facing others in the U.S.

How to Find a Job Using Social Media

Career Alley

Launched in 2001, Lingo24 now has over 170 employees spanning three continents and clients in over sixty countries. For many people social media sites are exactly that; a place to socialize, and keep in touch with friends and relatives.