How Is 2018 Shaping Up for Job Seekers?

Jobacle

Is 2018 going to be one of those years where jobs are hard to come by? The United States’ economy has been doing a good job of creating new jobs this year. For someone looking for a job in 2018, however, a percent up from the current wages would only be the icing on the cake.

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Four Tips For Being Confident At Work — But Not Catty

Ms. Career Girl

Right now, the average CEO is a 57-year-old white man from the United States who went to Harvard. Women in the workplace are sometimes thought of as a scary group of people.

2018 235

This Woman is Serving 10 Years in Prison for Lying to Get a Job

Evil HR Lady

You should never lie on your resume , but if you do, the punishment in the United States tends to be super mild. If you get caught (and there’s always a chance you won’t), you may not get the job, get fired, or be publicly humiliated. But you’re very unlikely to serve time in jail. The rest of the world doesn’t operate in the same way. An unidentified Greek woman is currently serving prison time because she lied on her resume.

2018 168

Three Women Who Have Made Successful Career Changes

Ms. Career Girl

Prior to becoming a FIT4MOM owner in Charleston, SC, Erin was a United States diplomat serving our country overseas in Vietnam and Afghanistan. She served in many posts for the Department of State, including Acting Spokesperson for the Africa Bureau. Department of State.

2018 235

Amazon Does the Right Thing for Muslim Workers During Ramadan

Evil HR Lady

Have you ever wondered why more businesses in the United States close on Christmas than on any other holiday? But, the religious makeup of the United States is changing and Amazon is doing the right thing when it comes to dealing with that change. Sure, some of it is tradition–we’ve always been closed. But, some of it is simply practical: 90 percent of Americans celebrate Christmas , including the bosses. So, companies close.

2018 140

How Employers Should Support Women Who Breastfeed

Workology

Today, over 75 percent of women in the United States begin. Women with children are the fastest-growing segment of the workforce. Balancing work and family is an important priority for them. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

2018 123

Swiss Saturday: Checking Out of Your Apartment

Evil HR Lady

Every time I moved in the United States, the requirement was that you left the place “broom clean.” My new garden. I mentioned earlier that we moved to a neighboring town.

2018 182

Six Persuasion Techniques Explained with Propaganda Posters

Ms. Career Girl

The poster used to visualize this principle comes from the World War I era, when the United States government began looking to immigrants to help invest in the war effort. Every aspiring leader hopes to wield influence over their followers.

2018 164

How Life Unfolds – Paper vs Tech

Ms. Career Girl

Since 2004, missing productivity costs in the United States alone tops almost $3 Trillion Dollars. This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of the Paper + Packaging Board #ad. The New Normal. T echnology has been a great marvel over the past 200 plus years.

2018 172

UK Expert: Fat People Should Receive Privileges at Work

Evil HR Lady

In the United States, protected characteristics are almost all “immutable” characteristics as well–that is things you can’t change. Some local and state laws declare obesity a protected class.) Fat people should be allowed to come to work an hour late, in order to miss rush hour, as well as other protections, according to Prof Stephen Bevan a member of Public Health England’s advisory board , The Mirror.

2018 127

Talent Shortage? Try a Teenager.

Evil HR Lady

Unemployment in the United States is at 4.1 percent. That, in case you don’t follow, labor statistics is really low. And jobless claims–that is people who have (generally) been laid off is hovering a little over 200,000. Compare that to 2009 where we had a spike of over 600,000 claims. In other words, if you want a job, now is a great time to get one. But, if you need to hire someone, you might run into difficulty finding someone to do the job.

2018 130

Controlling Costs: Pregnancy and Childbirth

Evil HR Lady

Do you know the cost of childbirth in the United States? is $3,035 — and that number can sail up toward and over the $10,000 mark, depending on your state. Time’s Money magazine reports that the average hospital cost of having a baby in the U.S. Add on complications, tests and related expenses like epidurals, and the total cost can start to look daunting.

2018 116

Combating Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

Pregnancy discrimination is a real threat, even in first world countries such as the United States. According to Arizona State University , “Today, women make up nearly 50 percent of the U.S.

What to Do If You Have Been Unlawfully Fired

Workology

If you think you have been fired unlawfully from your job anywhere in United States, you should enlist the help of National Labor Relations Board, or NLRB, which is a federal agency vested with the. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR legal legal advice nlra NLRB unlawful termination

2018 83

Swiss Saturday: Fines for Taking Your Kid on Vacation a Day Early

Evil HR Lady

We took my son out for two days (a Thursday and Friday) to go to his Aunt’s wedding in Turkey And a couple of years ago, he missed the last two days of school to travel to a family reunion in the United States. Last week the New York Times ran an article, Skipping School for Cheap Flights? You Could be Fined In Germany.

2018 147

Rent the Runway Stopped Two-Tiered Benefits. Why You Should Too.

Evil HR Lady

The corporate office was 50 miles away from our office, and we had sites all over the United States. I argued for removing it because the corporate office only had 500 employees and the company, itself, employed over 30,000 people in the United States. Years ago, as part of my job, I helped fill out an application to be considered for some list of great places to work. I noticed that my coworker had written a section praising our onsite daycare.

2018 109

MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

Federal government jobs are located in all fifty states, not just Washington DC. Some of these companies are: Home Depot, Johnson & Johnson, Microsoft, United Healthcare, Facebook, Apple and J.P Nikki Haley , Ambassador to the United Nations and former Governor of South Carolina.

5 Steps to Take in the Wake of a Data Security Breach

Evil HR Lady

According to CNBC, hackers have already breached 14 million small businesses in the United States. You may want to keep it quiet, but that’s considered illegal in most states. United ConcordiaEquifax, Target and Yahoo each suffered a massive data security breach that made their customers vulnerable. While you may think you are safe because your customer data isn’t nearly as interesting as these giant corporations, nothing could be farther from the truth.

2018 122

Are You Stressed Out? Why Stress is a Beauty Buster

Ms. Career Girl

If you look at any recent United States President from their first day in office until their last, you will see that all aged appreciably in only four years. Stress- We all have it but some of us deal with it better than others.

2018 136

Rebuilding Your Career After Being Fired or Laid Off

Ms. Career Girl

Some workers enter a state of despondency after suffering a serious misfortune that has multiple ramifications, like losing a job along with a paycheck and benefits. Remember, 50,000 workers are laid off or fired each day in the United States. It comes when you least expect it.

2018 161

So You Want to Start Your Own Business?

Ms. Career Girl

In the United States, not only do women own 11.3 Historically, rates of female entrepreneurship have always lagged behind those of men. As society develops, a long overdue mindset of openness has gained popularity.

2018 136

How to Survive in the New Job Market

Jobacle

The job paradigm in the United States has always been constantly shifting. But the number of union workers has fallen by more than two-thirds, over 66%, to less than 12-million union workers in 2018.

2018 151

Women Entrepreneurs Who Made Their Own Rules

Ms. Career Girl

That’s especially true after the presidential election of 2016, when many citizens across the United States felt a direct impact on their safety. For centuries, women were considered homemakers. Now, they are taking over the business world.

Ep 148 – No Bull Recruiting Strategies from @timsackett

Workology

In the United States, there are now more job openings than there are candidates to fill them. In the United States, there are now more job openings than there are candidates to fill them. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the U.S. unemployment rate has dropped to below 4 percent for the first time in more than 15 years.

2018 69

Glossophobia: What It Is and How to Beat It

Jobacle

Unless you’re the President of the United States reading from a teleprompter, you can expect a few missteps during any public speaking engagement. The dreaded day has finally arrived.

2018 151

How Does A Bad Credit History Stunt Your Career Growth?

Jobacle

In the United States, credit report checks are often a part of the job application process but before a potential employer can take a look at your credit history, a written authorization from you would be needed. Bad credit can hurt your recruitment prospects.

2018 151

3 Psychology Specializations With Growing Demand

Corn on the Job

The following 3 psychology specializations are ones that are currently increasing in demand as of 2018: 1. In the United States, career experts at the Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipate that 21,000 new psychologist positions will become available by 2026.

2018 58

Dollar General’s Progressive Recruitment Policies – What You Need to Know

Corn on the Job

Founded in 1939 as a family business, it has since expanded to cover most of the United States, with over 13,000 stores. It is one of the most profitable stores in rural United States, with a reported revenue of over $21 billion in 2017.

2018 67

How to See the World as a Teacher

Corn on the Job

Even if leaving home is the farthest thing from your mind, there are many options to teach English as a second language in the United States to children and adults alike in both public and private settings.

2018 56

Age Bias and the PricewaterhouseCoopers Case.

HR Capitalist

3:16-cv-02276, pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Please check back in April of 2018 for updates. Hey companies filling your employment coffers with low priced talent! You might want to take a look at the numbers.

2018 81

APPLE: The Real 2nd (or 3rd) Headquarters Your City Wants.

HR Capitalist

Apple announced on Wednesday, among other initiatives, that it plans to build a new campus in the United States, as part of an effort to hire 20,000 new Apple employees over the next five years. As you all know, first prize is a Cadillac Eldorado. Anybody wanna see second prize?

2018 81

"No Poach" Recruiting Agreements Continue to Fall Across Corporate America.

HR Capitalist

The move will mean fairer hiring practices for "tens of thousands of low-wage" workers in the United States, Ferguson's office said.

"I Am Not Uncertain" - Why Some Hidden Phrases Illustrate Your Culture To Perfection.

HR Capitalist

“I am not uncertain.”. The phrase is a workplace culture feature from the Showtime series Billions. "I

2018 64

Are HR Pros A Good Fit to Start an Amazon Partner Delivery Business?

HR Capitalist

The online force that's eating everything launched a new program last week that helps people in the United States start their own businesses delivering Amazon packages.

2018 58

"No Poach" Recruiting Agreements Continue to Fall Across Corporate America.

HR Capitalist

The move will mean fairer hiring practices for "tens of thousands of low-wage" workers in the United States, Ferguson's office said.

Are You Strategic About Military Hiring?

Water Cooler Wisdom

The Talent Activation, the Employee Experience, and Skill Development survey, conducted online within the United States by DeVry University on behalf of the Career Advisory Board in August 2018 examined how organizations are currently designing and executing specific employee experiences at the recruitment, onboarding, learning and development, and performance evaluation stages. Many organizations have prioritized the hiring of military veterans in recent years.

my boss discourages us from using our health insurance

Ask A Manager

We have about 80 employees in the United States who are all fairly young and healthy. A reader writes: I work for a small tech startup in a large city. Recently, our CEO has started using our weekly company-wide meetings to direct people how and how not to use our company’s health insurance policy. His argument is that we are lucky because individual premiums are low and therefore employees shouldn’t be utilizing insurance in a frivolous ways that will drive up cost.

HR CAPITALIST DEFINITIONS: "Edge City" (with notes on Amazon Moving to ATL).

HR Capitalist

They are numerous—almost 200 in the United States, compared to 45 downtowns of comparable size—and are large geographically because they are built at automobile scale.

2018 54

What is The Best Way To Start A Career in Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

While the most popular investment banking jobs are found at Bulge Bracket Investment Banks like JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley, they can also be found in the Investment Banking units of commercial banks like ICICI Bank and Citibank. Many of these companies have in-house Investment Banking units.

2018 50

Swiss Saturday, err Friday: Garbage Tourism

Evil HR Lady

In the United States, we had a huge garbage can and the garbage truck came around twice a week. They would take anything we put in that can, and if we had more than would fit (like when we put in new carpet and had the old carpet piled up on the curb), they would take that too. Super big objects, like a couch, would go if you called and told the garbage company you were putting it out. We threw away a lot of garbage. The Swiss? Well, they don’t do that.

Relocation May Soon Be a Thing of the Past

Water Cooler Wisdom

In a research paper,  Understanding the Long-Run Decline in Interstate Migration , Greg Kaplan and Sam Schulhofer-Wohl of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis analyzed the secular decline in interstate migration in the United States between the early 90s and the early aughts. They found that while gross flows of people across states are about 10 times larger than net flows, they declined by around 50 percent over the study’s 20 year period.

2018 40

What is Quantitative Easing?

Imarticus Learning

In the United States, this interest rate is the fund’s rate; in the United Kingdom, it is the official bank rate. Quantitative easing is an innovative and a non-conventional tool adopted by central banks to increase the money supply in the economy when traditional monetary policies fail to stimulate growth.

2018 40

The future of the Global Fermentation Machine Industry

Imarticus Learning

It’s segmentation, growth, shares and future predictions in the forecast period 2018 to 2025 have been analyzed and reported. million in 2018 and is widely expected to generate a revenue of around USD 2,244.20 Countries such as the United States, China, India etc.

2019 52