5 Wild St. Patrick's Day Cities From Coast to Coast

Ms. Career Girl

Boston, Massachusetts. Boston is the home of the leprechaun. The city has the biggest event anyone can think of especially in South Boston. Home Travel & Leisure Boston Celebration Green Beer Luck of the Irish San Francisco St. The post 5 Wild St.

Top Internship Programs Announced

Ms. Career Girl

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5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media Positive

Ms. Career Girl

After almost two years spent gathering data, conducting focus groups, and working with a team to develop the app, Alexandra launched Springpop in June 2016. The post 5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media Positive appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

My 2016 Vegas Weekend at The NBA Summer League (Featuring As Many Misses on Talent as Your Company).

HR Capitalist

Welcome to my coverage of the 2016 NBA Summer League in Vegas, where I'll be snapping photos and making observations worth more than you're paying. A photo posted by krisdunn183 (@krisdunn183) on Jul 15, 2016 at 2:03pm PDT. . A photo posted by krisdunn183 (@krisdunn183) on Jul 15, 2016 at 2:54pm PDT. . A photo posted by krisdunn183 (@krisdunn183) on Jul 16, 2016 at 11:28am PDT. . A photo posted by krisdunn183 (@krisdunn183) on Jul 16, 2016 at 3:11pm PDT. .

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Effective Onboarding: How to Introduce New Leadership to a Team


Here are a few key steps: The Boston Consulting Group asked 20 CEOs for their tips on how to best tackle the first 100 days. Depending on the circumstances, introducing new leadership to your team is both exciting and challenging.

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3 Art Exhibits Perfect For a Fall or Winter Getaway

Ms. Career Girl

Available for your pleasure only until February 20, 2017, and organized in partnership with the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, this exhibition brings together European and American paintings that showcase how images of urban and rural life changed in relation to the Industrial Revolution.

2016 130

Five Tips to Combating Ageism in Hiring, Part 2

Hiring Technical People

Once I hit 30 years of work, I referenced where I worked for the first ten years: “Worked as a software developer/project manager at these Boston-area companies.” In Part 1 , I suggested five tips for the “older” job-seeker. In this part, I’ll talk about what you can do to craft your resume. The problem is this: you don’t have to be too old to have ageism happen to you. The older people perceive you to be, the more ageism you will encounter.

2016 132

Why Women Only Chariot Could Crash

Evil HR Lady

You may have heard of Chariot –a new female-only taxi service–is set to launch soon in Boston.

2016 159

How a Nursing Degree Changes the Face of Medicine


However, as the Boston Globe points out, attending physicians and residents in training are on rotation, so with each new cycle comes a new group of physicians that patients haven’t yet met with.

2016 98

Feminism fails because women lie to each other about work. Oh, and go Cubs!

Penelope Trunk

He won the World Series twice with the beleaguered Boston Red Sox, and now he’s in Chicago trying to do the same thing. I’m in the Houston airport waiting to fly home and I am sad that I’m not with my kids.

2016 114

Avoid these 5 InMail “Turn Offs” to Build a Valuable Talent Pipeline


Try: “I am working on filling a new position that may be a good match for your experience in digital marketing and it’s right near you in Boston.”. Some candidates complain that recruiters InMail messages can be an automatic “turn off” on LinkedIn. Today’s recruiters have to be more skilled and socially savvy than ever before, especially to connect with passive talent. Recruiter success often starts with a quality LinkedIn InMail.

2016 82

7 Ways To Meet New People (And Have Fun Doing It)

Career Realism

Last summer, I got coupons for a parasailing trip, a Boston harbor cruise, and tons of local restaurants!). 7 Ways To Meet New People (And Have Fun Doing It). Work It Daily. It can be hard to meet new people.

2016 89

4 Tips For Reimagining Your Career From Top CEOs

Career Realism

It was part of Boston’s Outside the Box , a massive performing arts festival designed to engage, educate and entertain the citizens of Boston. 4 Tips For Reimagining Your Career From Top CEOs. CAREEREALISM.

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How SMBs Set Financial Direction

Water Cooler Wisdom

Almost half are optimistic about the 2016 economy—and with good reason. I asked three small-business owners—Sarah Jacoby, owner of dance center Studio 9 in Poughkeepsie, New York; Jenne Myers, CEO of nonprofit Chicago Cares in Chicago; and Vick Vaishnavi, CEO of software firm Yottaa in Boston—about their financial preparation for this year, as well as their anticipated results.

2016 43

Should Your Business Have a Physical Location?

Water Cooler Wisdom

And although it seems like digital shopping has reached a new high and e-commerce is king, data  from the Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce reveals that in Q1 2016, about 93 percent of all U.S. We chose Boston primarily for its business-friendly laws, nationally ranked colleges, thriving entrepreneurial tech community and, importantly, the convenient time zone that allows our team to service both European and West Coast clients.

2016 40

A New Book About HubSpot Reinforces The Truth About Your Culture.

HR Capitalist

Here’s how that guy describes HubSpot in his jaded tome of life at corporate HQ in Boston: . HubSpot is divided into “neighborhoods,” each named after a section of Boston: North End, South End, Charlestown. . We all like to think our culture is special.

2016 52

What justifies relocating a family?

Penelope Trunk

I taught creative writing at Boston University and I loved it. I am cooking but it’s in a slow cooker.

Online course: Write great blog posts that go viral

Penelope Trunk

One of my favorite jobs was giving lectures about writing at Brown, Harvard, Boston University, and University of Paris. This is really the course I’d like to teach every day of my life.

2016 69

Telepresence Robots Coming to an Office Near You

Water Cooler Wisdom

She lives in Boston, but most of her colleagues are in an office in San Francisco, and she was feeling left out. Using telepresence robotics technology by Double Robotics and others, organizations are virtually sending their employees on client meetings and speaking engagements every day. But it’s not all sunshine and rainbows. Telepresence is one of the few commercial applications of robotics technology that I’ve been genuinely excited about.

2016 40

Are You Ready for Industry 4.0?

Water Cooler Wisdom

I came across a great primer from Boston Consulting Group that neatly describes the nine pillars of technological advancement that underpin Industry 4.0, Industry 4.0 is the brainchild of the German government and describes the next phase in manufacturing, known as the post information revolution. all of which IT professionals must understand in order to effectively compete in the next 10-20 years. Big Data and Analytics.

2016 40

How to Remove Lies From Your Resume (and LinkedIn) Without Getting Fired.

HR Capitalist

Thompson, who took over as head of the struggling company less than six months ago, claimed he received degrees in accounting and computer science from Stonehill College near Boston, but Yahoo's largest outside investor revealed earlier this month that the accounting degree was the only one he earned. Capitalist Note - Reposting this one as I got two emails asking for help on taking lies off thier resume in the last week - get 'em off there people. .

2016 40

is this company’s high-pressure hiring process normal?

Ask A Manager

The interview process was a face-to-face with the hiring manager, phone interviews with two other managers separately, a field ride with a rep in Boston that they would fly me in for, an interview with their VP in Ohio that they would fly me in for, and a final interview on the phone with HR. The following week, I flew to Boston for a field ride with a rep. A reader writes: I was laid off from my job last month, so I’ve been actively looking for a new job.

2016 41

The Top Four States to Start a Nursing Career

Ms. Career Girl

With a projected need of 1,001,000 nurses in the United States between now and 2016, it has never been a better time to get a nursing degree. A degree from an accredited university allows you to write your own ticket anywhere in the country, all you need to decide is where.

2014 151

Physical Therapy Jobs, Training and Career Options

Corn on the Job

According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, as of May 2016, physical therapists make an average yearly income of $87,220 or $41.93 There are physical therapy jobs in Boston, MA available at this top ranked orthopedic hospital. Physical Therapist Job Description.

2017 52

A Guide to Truck Driving and Delivery Jobs

Corn on the Job

The median pay for truck drivers in 2016 was $13.65 Overall, employment growth is expected to increase 4 percent from 2016 to 2026. . From food delivery to CDL tractor-trailer driving, truck-driving jobs are available for different kinds of drivers and cargo in every state.

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Retail Fashion Careers

Corn on the Job

As of 2016, retail fashion assistants or a fashion salesperson averages up to $10.90 Energetic European fashion brand Primark is currently searching to fill retail assistant jobs in Boston, MA. Are you the type of person who enjoys keeping up with the latest fashion styles?

My Week at the NBA Summer League In Las Vegas, Part 1 (Featuring Lessons on Talent)

HR Capitalist

Danny Ainge, GM and President of the Boston Celtics plopped down next to us during the game after the Celtics played on Monday like he was a tourist from Des Moines who decided to pop over to the gym after growing tired of the games on the strip. I first saw Ainge at the Summer League two summers ago in 2016, when he was courtside in the small gym checking out that years 3rd overall pick - Jaylen Brown play in the Summer League.

3 Easy Tips for Using Job Outlook in Choosing a Career

Career Key

The first sentence under “Employment change” reads: " Employment of school teachers is expected to grow by 12 percent between 2006 and 2016, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Additional positions are how many total new jobs are projected for creation (in the time period 2006 to 2016). The number of job openings for software engineers in metropolitan Boston will be very different from those in Tuscon, Arizona.

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7 Problems With Student Loan Forgiveness That Might Surprise You

Ms. Career Girl

In fact, the average class of 2016 graduate left school with $37,172 in student loans. When she’s not traveling, Rebecca’s writing from cafes all around Boston. The post 7 Problems With Student Loan Forgiveness That Might Surprise You appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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