The Top Four States to Start a Nursing Career

Ms. Career Girl

There are a variety of factors that go into making a move, but you want a job that pays well, is in demand, and is in a place that fits your lifestyle. Here are four states that have the best combination of wages, job growth, and overall appeal for nurses. Alaska.

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Should You Move for a Job?

Career Alley

The most important thing to consider is the job itself. Is this your dream job? It should be pretty compelling, for example: The job is in your dream location; the opportunity to grow your career is clear; the team dynamic is perfect. Good luck in your search.

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10 Disenchanted Grads We Can All Relate To

Resume Bear

With huge student loans to pay back, few job prospects, and many forced to move back in with their parents, adulthood just isn’t the same as it used to be. Eventually, he ended up in Alaska where he sequestered himself in the wilderness — a choice that would ultimately lead to his death.

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Job Seeker Desperately Seeks HR Feedback


He’s from Alaska and is desperate to find work. This is one of many emails I receive from job seekers every single week. And yet he reached out looking for some assistance into his job search and understanding the HR psyche. I also have a job seeker community.

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A Question You Probably Screw Up: What Do You Do?

Tim's Strategy

I wrote recently about the key question that job seekers always get from others. They usually botch this one too: The One Question Job Seekers Struggle To Answer. I Am President of Alaska Airlines. There are some pretty simple questions in this world.

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How Do Headhunters Work?

Blue Sky Resumes

Most job seekers fundamentally misunderstand the role of professional headhunters (also known as recruiters) and as a result, they miss out on countless job opportunities. The company HR person could fill this job herself but she has hired a headhunter because she doesn’t have time.

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International Relations Careers In Seattle-Portland

Career Realism

where flights routinely provide travelers nonstop flights throughout the continental United States, Hawaii, and Alaska. Job Search career

Seven Short Q & A’s on Sunday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Coffman Cove, Alaska. Unemployment benefits are available to those who lose their jobs “due to no fault of their own.” Good luck in your job search, Al Sklover. I offered to stay on through the busy season, and told them I haven’t as yet looked for or found another job.

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How to Fight Unemployment Insurance Benefit Hearings


By 1937, every state in the Union and the then-territories of Alaska and Hawaii had enacted their own unemployment insurance programs. Unemployment insurance benefits are weekly benefit compensation for individuals who have found themselves between jobs, whether voluntarily or involuntarily.

Job Change? Ten Tax Tips – Things to discuss with your tax advisor

Sklover Working Wisdom

“When the devil loses his job, he becomes a tax collector.”. ACTUAL CASE HISTORIES : It goes without saying: just as it is wise to look before you leap, when changing jobs, so too is it wise to consider the many steps you can legally take to minimize your future tax liabilities. To the contrary, you can take into account the tax issues of a job change when (i) planning for it, (ii) negotiating it, (iii) taking steps during it, and (iv) even when completing your tax return.

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Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters


More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn. Not sure how or why to use LinkedIn Groups on your job search? Then read this first: Everything You Need to Know About Finding Jobs with LinkedIn Groups ). 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Your Job Search. This is THE group where Engineers have the best chance of finding job opportunities on LinkedIn. Open access group for any member of CallCentre Search. JOBS 2.0

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I was hired as a change agent but my manager doesn’t support me, disclosing grad school plans, and more

Ask A Manager

This responsibility is half of my new job and I’m not sure how to proceed without any buy-in. I’ve also considered deferring if I can land a job in my field and get more experience before going to grad school. However, I feel that if I disclose that I might leave the job after 7 months or so, I’d rightfully be out of the running. You might, you might not, and it will depend heavily on how a number of factors go, including the job you’re interviewing for.

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If you've got it, flaunt it

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe If you’ve got it, flaunt it by Rich DeMatteo on January 7, 2010 Welcome to my post about resume length. Step away from your computer and give the job to a professional.

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