Race Matters in Hiring, No Matter How Nice The Cheshire Cat Grins

Competitive Resumes

And, a 2002 study in Boston and Chicago found that résumés of persons with names common among whites were 50 percent more likely to generate a request for an interview than equally impressive résumés of persons with names common among blacks. Race matters in hiring.

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Real Career Girls CEO Spotlight: Annbeth Eschbach, Exhale Spa

Ms. Career Girl

Looking back, since founding the company in 2002, what has been your biggest challenge in building your business? After opening our first 6 spa and fitness boutiques, in NYC, Boston, Dallas, and Chicago -the world changed and the winds shifted.

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5 Nonprofits Changing The World

Career Realism

Founded in Boston in 1987 by Dr. Paul Farmer, Thomas J. Since 2002, the organization has striven to create welcoming and supportive public and personal environments for wounded service members returning from military service.

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Reality and the City

Ms. Career Girl

Not sure if they have it in Chicago but I know in Boston some of my friends use it and love it. Boston isn’t too big so you can ‘cab-it’ most of the time if you don’t want to use the T system. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.

2010 179

Colleges Offering OpenCourseWare

Resume to Referral

MIT kicked off the opencourseware revolution here in the States in 2002, positioning its online courses as some the most highly sought after. Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « Recruiters on Twitter | Job Search Shortcut Your Resume – An Employer’s First Impression of You » Colleges Offering OpenCourseWare Need to Beef Up Your Professional Skills?

2009 54

Generation Y in Politics: Krystal Ball's candidacy | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

Ball dives in head first: How did I end up with private photos of me at 22 with my ex-husband across the entire Internet, and in papers from London to New York to Boston? Is this your first time here?

2010 112

How to be lost with panache | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

One night in Boston, in the kitchen of a married woman who wanted to have sex with me while her husband slept in their bed upstairs, I finally gave up trying to be good. Is this your first time here?

2010 109

How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

It's nice to see your real sense of humor emerging…not all obsessed with the whackjob east coast definition of success (money, plastic surgery, mental illness…yikes, how they can get anyone to live in NY, Boston or DC is beyond me!) Is this your first time here?

2010 112

How to be more creative at work | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

I loved the pay-per-view art anecdote from that last link, the one written in 2002, but not everyone is going to click on it, nor does it cite how you or one of your colleagues has been creative at work, which I think would be more believable than Mr. Portnoy. I got introduced to it when I was studying abroad by a buddy of mine from Boston. I didnt realize that it had become anything of note outside of the boston area, however. Is this your first time here?

2010 63

Productivity is about finding space | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I remember when I taught creative writing to freshmen at Boston University. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Productivity is about finding space Posted to: Productivity April 12th, 2010 Del.icio.us

2010 100

How to know if you'll be good at sales | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Posted by Cat in Boston on November 19, 2009 at 3:09 pm | permalink | Reply Ha. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to know if you'll be good at sales Posted to: Finding a career | Knowing yourself | Recruiters November 19th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook It’s clear to me that emotional intelligence is the most important skill for success in adult life.

2009 83

Turning point | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Turning point Posted to: Starting a new job April 20th, 2010 Del.icio.us

2010 99

What makes a blog successful? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Posted by Cat in Boston on November 18, 2009 at 2:43 pm | permalink | Reply Making regular blog posts while keeping the content interest is a tough choir, especially when you have a fairly young blog like mine. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog What makes a blog successful? Posted to: Goal setting | How to blog November 17th, 2009 Del.icio.us

2009 73

Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I'm going to Seth Godin's Boston conference on the 17th. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint Posted to: Self-management May 30th, 2010 Del.icio.us

How to hit a wall at work, with grace | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

And then, after burning every bridge possible at Boston University, I left, one credit short of a graduate degree. I have played professional volleyball, I climbed the corporate ladder in Fortune 500 marketing, I was a journalist at the Boston Globe, and I’ve gotten three startups funded. Posted by Cat in Boston on December 22, 2009 at 10:00 am | permalink | Reply What you do for BC is exactly what you did today. Is this your first time here?

2009 73

You can be happier by reading this post | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I had a comfortable, relatively happy life in Boston but got antsy and moved to Budapest because I wanted to experience new things. Since then I have met many “interesting” people whom I never would have met had I stayed in Boston, seen places I never even knew existed, and get a kick out of the bizarre language, food, and customs. Is this your first time here?

2010 71

From $0-100million with no sales people. The Atlassian 10 commandments for startups.

reCareered

Business of Software 2011 takes place in Boston - 24-26th October.  When we started off last year in 2002, it was pretty much just the enterprise model was all that existed. Scott Farquhar is the Co-Founder and CEO of Atlassian , an innovative, award-winning enterprise software company. Atlassian produces tools that help technical and business teams collaborate, plan projects and build software.

2011 87

First, be honest about what you want | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I've since moved away and have lived and/or spend considerable time in the Pacific NW, Southern California, the Carolinas, Boston, and New York City. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog First, be honest about what you want Posted to: Goal setting | Knowing yourself November 2nd, 2009 Del.icio.us

2009 86

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Do you overemphasize happiness? Posted to: Fulfillment | Knowing yourself January 14th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I think I’m over the happiness thing. I think I am thinking that the pursuit of happiness is, well, vacuous. I don’t think people are happy or unhappy.

2010 87

Mindfulness makes you more productive | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

But if you're interested, you might check out this link: [link] Posted by Alex @ Happiness in this World on February 22, 2010 at 1:09 pm | permalink | Reply See also this recent Boston Globe column on Harvard social psychologist Ellen J. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Mindfulness makes you more productive Posted to: Productivity | Time management February 22nd, 2010 Del.icio.us

2010 76

Asperger's at work: Why I need a sick day to register my car.

Penelope Trunk

Posted by Cat in Boston on December 1, 2009 at 10:12 am | permalink | Reply Did you know that your car will have its VIN printed on it…either on a plate on the dash, or on the inside of the driver car door? Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger's at work: Why I need a sick day to register my car Posted to: Diversity | Self-management December 1st, 2009 Del.icio.us

2009 87

Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the.

Penelope Trunk

Six Sex Scenes ( my 1994 master's thesis, graduate program for english, Boston Univ. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the mix Posted to: Entrepreneurship | Money | Negotiating November 25th, 2009 Del.icio.us

2009 64

Shifting the balance of power. (Mainstream media stinks.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Shifting the balance of power. Mainstream media stinks.) Posted to: Journalism | Parenting November 6th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I wake up Wednesday at 4am to a phone call: The Guardian, in London, asking for an interview about my miscarriage twitter. Then a half-hour later, an Irish radio station. And then the phone kept ringing.

2009 70

How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to put blog comments to good use Posted to: Learn to take advice December 8th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I don’t usually write about my life in real time, because the difference between a blog post than reads like a diary entry and a blog post that someone would want to read is usually just time passing.

2009 62

How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

They can't get enough of Vanderbilt, USC, Boston University, and Colby, but if you mention UVA, Washington University in St. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to manage a college education Posted to: College students January 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The idea of paying for a liberal arts education is over.

2010 87

My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL Posted to: Women October 1st, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I don't usually post clips of myself when I go on TV. But I'm posting this one, where I talk about trying to get an abortion in Wisconsin and end up with a miscarriage at work instead.

2009 87

Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking. Hello, McDonald's) Posted to: Diversity | Leadership January 18th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The All-Star Rodeo Challenge came to Madison, WI last weekend, and the farmer took me and my kids.

2010 87