Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work Posted to: Job Hunt December 16th, 2009 Del.icio.us Anyone can go to a place like Payscale and find out what other people in a similar geographic location are getting paid for a similar job. Posted by Tyler on December 16, 2009 at 12:22 pm | permalink | Reply Only one Science/Bio-Tech company on that list and it's Merck?

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Four Laws All Employees Should Know

Career Alley

These include dangerous chemicals, high noise levels, extreme temperatures, unsanitary conditions, or mechanical dangers. A job must not be a risk to a person’s life. This law also states that minors under eighteen years of age cannot participate in dangerous jobs. As of 2009, the federal minimum wage holds steady at $7.25 Good luck in your search. Employee Law Employee Rights Employees Job Search Jobs Self Improvement

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25 companies who are hiring new graduates this year

Resume Bear

Candidate qualities: Must have good grades; leadership potential; strong communication and computer skills; analytical and problem-solving skills; customer focus; looking for a career, not just a job. Open positions: Finance, risk, treasury, audit and IT jobs.

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I hate my promotion and want my old job back, horrid interviewers, and more

Ask A Manager

I hate my promotion — can I ask to have my old job back? After telling and getting the blessing from my boss, I applied for and got the job. The job is considered a promotion, and it came with a rather large pay increase. Flash forward six months into the new job, and I hate it! I did not evaluate the job offer well enough at all, I just saw the money and the promotion and went for it. In January 2009, I was hired by Company X. 2009 – Nov.

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Career Catalyst - The Fitness Factor Behind Success in Business and Life

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Harvard psychiatry professor Dr. John Ratey , reports that physical activity boosts Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF), a chemical associated with brain growth. Exercise boosts the pleasure chemicals serotonin and dopamine, credited for making us euphoric, happy, and calm. As the economy worsens and the job market becomes more volatile, warding off stress is more important than ever. It's common knowledge, but so few people act on it.

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair? March 14, 2011 In response to the previous post on job fairs , a commenter asked: I have attended my alma mater’s industry-specific career fair the past few years.

office security guard won't leave me alone — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

I like to maintain a friendly demeanor (it’s part of my job) and I don’t mind the occasional chat. It’s uncomfortable but it gets the job done. 3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise?

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