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In 2003, he was convicted and sentenced to six years in prison. Almost immediately after he started serving his prison term, Bill participated in a class that introduced college to inmates.

How to Enter in Recertification Credits in HRCI

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Having taken my PHR exam in written form in 2003 and in 2007 I took my SPHR exam on a computer in a learning center, I’ve watched their technology change and evolve, but sometimes new can be confusing. For this one, it was a webinar/webcast class.

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Brian Williams and Others Who Damage Their Careers by Lying

Career Solvers

NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams has been suspended without pay following news that he misrepresented his account of an Iraq War mission in 2003. Biden claimed he attended Syracuse University College of Law on a full academic scholarship and graduated in the top half of the class.

30+ #SHRM & #HRCI Recertification Credits Available on Demand

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I am always learning, reading, taking classes and doing new things. I took the PHR with HRCI as soon as I was eligible in 2003. The holidays are a great time to take your recertification classes. I’d rather enjoy a webinar, webcast and online learning class instead. Access my free on-demand webinars for HRCI and SHRM recertification credits by clicking here. .

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20 Amazing Commercials That Will Inspire the Greatness in You

Personal Excellence Blog

Released in 2003, the ad went on to receive more awards than any commercial in history; so many that it was the most awarded commercial in 2004 and the third-most-awarded commercial in 2003. [ Many commercials today are flashy sales pitches that over-glamorize their products/services.

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Gates, Buffett, Kevin Rose and Pete Cashmore: Entrepreneurs Speak

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18, 2003: Sheila Johnson earned billions as the co-founder of BET and Salamander Hospitalities (for which she also serves as CEO) and owner and partner of the sports teams Washington Mystics, Washington Wizards, and Washington Capitals.

‘I’ve Many Passions and Interests But I Don’t Know What to Pursue. What Should I Do?’

Personal Excellence Blog

When it came to university in 2003, it was time to choose my course of study. I soaked myself in everything the school had to offer , from the coursework, to classes, to case studies, to project work. “Hi Celes! I’m a student in high school.

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Gratitude Despite Adversity

The Job Quest

Al had been with the Green Bay Packers since 2003, but was released earlier this month because of an injury he sustained last season that hasn’t allow him to play since that time. Just an abundance of class. It’s the evening before Thanksgiving here in the U.S., so this seems like an especially appropriate topic to cover. Even in the best of times, gratitude for one’s circumstances can be overlooked. But when the going gets rough?

In Remembrance of Steve Jobs: 11 Life Lessons We Can Learn From Him

Personal Excellence Blog

He was adopted and raised in a working class family. In 2003, he discovered he had cancerous tumor in his pancreas. Yesterday morning, I was busy writing the preparation post for upcoming 21-Day Meditation Challenge (Which is now up: 21DMC, Day 0 – Preparation.

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Don't Assess Cultural Fit with Personal Questions

Hiring Technical People

You are correct; unless you hit on a protected class, the questions aren’t actually illegal. to discriminate for non-job-related reasons, as long as those reasons aren’t about race, gender, religion, or other protected classes.

Interviewing Ability May Help Your Career

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Your writing and work is definitely influential and not having your influence, costs I hope your trip to India materializes or I get an opportunity to sit through your class. Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing.

What Are Your Expectations for New Grads? | Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People

Bob Kerns says: June 8, 2008 at 12:43 pm The number one thing to look for in a new grad is: “What have you done besides go to class?&# (That’s not the question to ask, of course — you get at it through a series of questions).

Hire for Intangibles; You Can Teach Technical Skills

Hiring Technical People

You can send someone to a class and they can learn a particular tool. Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

Asperger syndrome in the office: How I deal with sensory.

Penelope Trunk

People said if I’d just do the homework then I’d be able to follow in class. I was in a very tight knit college group with a lot of members, and we often walked together on campus to classes. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger syndrome in the office: How I deal with sensory integration dysfunction Posted to: Diversity | Knowing yourself | Office Politics September 30th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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How to make business travel manageable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

When you are waiting on the tarmac for an hour at LaGuardia because air traffic control cannot remember how many planes are in the air (which, really, is like, every day ) if you get upgraded to first class, you’re drinking free wine and eating firm grapes while you are a prisoner of the airport. I'm a dancer, and I when I'm traveling in the US I will often look online in advance to find classes in my discipline. Is this your first time here?

Asperger's at work: Why I'm difficult in meetings | Penelope.

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I forget to listen to her talking because I’m stuck on if I’m late or not, but I perk up when she says that my son’s cursive writing is too slow and he needs to print like the rest of the class. I tell her that I will explain to my son that cursive writing is for at home until the rest of the class is doing it. I look at the teacher to focus on what she is saying and she is saying my son is delightful to have in class. Is this your first time here?

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When to Ask About Salary

Hiring Technical People

Maybe they get to fly business class for flights of a certain duration. (I Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

The Beauty of Self – How I Used To Feel Inferior about My Looks and Why I No Longer Feel That Way Today

Personal Excellence Blog

Since 2003—that’s 10 years ago—till a couple of months ago, I had been donning a fringe. While we’re on the topic of looks and mockery, one guy from my junior college class once (actually, twice, I think) mocked me before others, saying I had alien ears.

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What Do Agile Testers Look Like?

Hiring Technical People

They are not second class citizens , but are valuable members of the product development team. Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

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

Penelope Trunk

I have yet to take a creative writing class, for fear of peer feedback, but I imagine that is probably what it's like universally. Is this your first time here?

Where Have all of the Jobs Gone?

Career Alley

In 2003 ASTD issued a white paper titled “The Human Capital Challenge.” The only way we can compete globally is to provide our young people with a world class education,” he said. CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « It’s a Small World – Networking Is Your Resume Over-Bold? » Where Have all of the Jobs Gone?

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Why men should give women flowers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Posted by Kim on October 29, 2009 at 12:38 am | permalink | Reply this is an ethnic and class thing rather than a gender thing. certain ethnicities of whitegirl from certain class tiers like flowers. Of course, he returned the favor, ensuring, for example, that I'd have to carry a ridiculously cute basket of spring flowers from my office to home–knowing full well that I'd be stopping to teach a class of college students on the way. ("Teacher has a boyfriend!")

How to write about your life | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Posted by theWiz on February 11, 2010 at 10:03 am | permalink | Reply In an early creative writing class, I wrote a story that showed my mother in what I thought was a particular unflattering light – drunk, maudlin, with exceedingly poor judgment about what was good for her then-fifteen year old daughter (me). I felt guilty for that portrait of my mostly sweet mother, but the class loved that character more than anything else in the story. Is this your first time here?

Blog News: Ms. Career Girl is Getting a Makeover!

Ms. Career Girl

Ten years ago, in January of 2003, I met Katie at our Kappa Alpha Theta sorority bid day. She announced to our pledge class (in what I now call her happy teacher voice) that she was from Nashville, was one of 5 kids and she wanted to be a teacher.

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Ms. Career Girl

Ten years ago, in January of 2003, I met Katie at our Kappa Alpha Theta sorority bid day. She announced to our pledge class (in what I now call her happy teacher voice) that she was from Nashville, was one of 5 kids and she wanted to be a teacher. Hello lovely ladies!

Leverage the advantages of being an introvert at work | Penelope.

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Posted by Lora on December 1, 2009 at 6:17 am | permalink | Reply I had to drop a note with these links because you can't write about introverts without referencing this really popular Atlantic article from 2003, and its follow-up from 2006: [link] [link] Posted by Kathy on November 30, 2009 at 11:01 am | permalink | Reply Oh. These studies would be worth looking at to see what the distribution of introversion by geography; gender; economic class; profession, etc.

College Students: Why Skipping Some Zs Doesn’t Pay Off

Career Alley

Researches from UCLA’s Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior found that students who lost sleep every night comprehended less during class and did worse on tests, according to their report published online in the journal Child Development.

The Internet has created a generation of great writers | Penelope.

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Posted by Shawn on October 19, 2009 at 2:20 pm | permalink | At Nathan Bedford Forrest High School I helped my journalism teacher (also the 11th grade English teacher) make a power point presentations on "Things Fall Apart" we had to make for her "Standard" 11th grade reading class. These were 11th grade students that were not beyond picture-book reading level (and the ones that turned in A/S/L internet text speak essays…the entire class.)

4 Twitter tips no one will give you | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Penelope in her past writing on this very blog has talked about how class is the new race–and yet she groups all blacks of all socioeconomic classes into this one monolithic "tight knit group." Is this your first time here?

Being an expert takes time, not talent | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Most notably, the violinists, who all seemed to share 10,000 hours of experience before they were considered world-class. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Being an expert takes time, not talent Posted to: Fulfillment | Goal setting | How to blog January 28th, 2010 Del.icio.us

Interview: Citrusox – Trendy Legwear that’s Fashionable, Comfortable and Affordable

Personal Excellence Blog

Carol knew Lena in secondary 3, where they were in the same class. In 2003, the mall management at Bishan Junction 8 invited her to take up an official retail store, seeing the strong performance of her pushcart business.

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

Penelope Trunk

I remember the year I read the Iliad in college, and the class complained about it. He missed whole semesters of university because he could not navigate the bureaucracy involved in registering for class. 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

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Underrated career skill: Asking questions | Penelope Trunk's.

Penelope Trunk

Of course, the higher education market is a relatively small one compared to some industries, and the work (other than actual class presence) does not require you to be on-site 8-5, so we may not have some of the same concerns employing women as other industries do. That means what's nuetral in our society – male, white, middle class, straight. Is this your first time here?

Don't Ask About Physics

Hiring Technical People

gregbo says: October 5, 2007 at 9:22 pm Colin, In this case, what class of physics questions are context-free, and do not introduce bias? Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing.

Privacy is the new celebrity | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Posted by Ellen on June 28, 2010 at 10:17 am | permalink | Reply Kate is a commoner from the upper middle class. My Protestant mother-in-law told me that speaking of lunch as dinner was a Catholic thing ie lower class thing to do. Is this your first time here?

How to find the most fulfilling careers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Even if you start a blog, a part-time business, a sewing circle or take an art class. Is this your first time here?

How to keep a New Year's resolution | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

This could be tough… Posted by econopete on December 29, 2009 at 11:34 am | permalink | Reply I was going to say that cable becomes overrated when you start taking writing classes, because you start poking holes in all the stories. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to keep a New Year's resolution Posted to: Goal setting December 29th, 2009 Del.icio.us

How to make yourself more likable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

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Posted by D on January 7, 2010 at 6:37 pm | permalink | Is there a principles of cooking class where I can send my fiancee? I am queen of the receipe, which is why I would even inquire about a principles of cooking class. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to make yourself more likable Posted to: How to blog | Knowing yourself | Negotiating January 6th, 2010 Del.icio.us

Seth Godin talking with Penelope, live this Thursday | Penelope.

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For years I worked in school administration (not as a teacher) and now I continuously take classes to keep up with my skills. Is this your first time here?

Welcome, San Francisco Chronicle Readers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

There may be, in this paradigm, a certain psychological insight regarding a particular class of people who exhibit certain behaviors, but to actually assume that there is any (or much) validity to their conception of "optimization" is to engage is precariously unsound reasoning. Is this your first time here?