Work With America’s Best Executive Recruiters

Executive Career Brand

The 250 Top-Ranked Executive Search Firms in America and 8 Tips To Work With Them. placing executive candidates in many sections including investment banking, industrial manufacturing and education. America’s Top 10 Executive Search Firms. #1 to land a great-fit new gig ?

MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

Let’s explore some of the challenges, and solutions, that new college grads will encounter making their first giant step into the world of work. A new college grad could pursue that sales job and make good money. Each large and medium size city has a convention center.

How Volunteering Can Help Your Career in Public Service

Career Realism

In homeless shelters like New York City’s Ali Forney Center, for example, volunteers cook meals for residents and interact with homeless teenagers by relating about the day’s events, playing games and providing an extra set of hands to the staff on duty.

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International Relations Internships

Career Realism

Three premier organizations offering international relations internships in those fields are the World Bank, USAID, and the United Nations. World Bank. The bank provides loans to developing countries for capital programs while promoting foreign investment and international trade.

Five things you can stop worrying about when you worry about getting a job

Penelope Trunk

The New York Times paints this picture of the candidates and companies automating the sending and reading of resumes as a pantomime of a real screening process, except the stakes are real for everyone involved. More and more employers don’t care about your education.

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Top 10 Reasons the Occupy Wall Street Protestors Can’t Find a Job: # 7 You Network Like a Girl!

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Have you got 10 months’ salary in the bank?    If the ‘average person’ finds a job networking… and  the average job search in America now takes 39 weeks… well, you get the picture.    Substitute your city for your search. 

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Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters

JobMob

LinkedIn Recruiters Linked:HR Jobs Career Networking HR Human Resources Recruiting Staffing Direct Hire Placement Splits Executive Consultant Manager Director VP Marketing Job Board Posting Sales SHRM USA US North America Job Search Seeker Open Networker Networking Careers Hiring Employment. New York Careers, Networking and Jobs – 1,741 members – a subgroup of Job Postings and Job Boards!

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Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Minus one You would have to earn $150,000 more from a job if you were doing it far away from family, according to economist Nattavudh Powdthavee of University of York. The ratio of therapists to citizens is lowest in populations that skew to maximizers (like New York City and San Francisco). People who are interested in new experiences are less likely to be happy, according to Psychology Today. Is this your first time here?

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Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

When it comes to self-reporting happiness, New Yorkers report being less happy than everyone else, and they don't care. New Yorkers love that they can get the best of everything - they want that more than they want to be happy. Here's what I have believed FOR A LONG TIME: You know that song "New York, New York"? I just spent all of 2008 and the majority of 2009 miserable and said that my new measure of success was a level of happiness.

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

Reply Sabrina March 14, 2011 at 8:14 pm The only time I’ve found job fairs not to be a total waste of time was the one time I applied at Six Flags Great America to be a ride operator when I was 16. I attended a well known, New York City area university.)

How to deal with doubt: Take a leap | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Check out my high school: New Trier. The Story of the Farmer – From the First Day We Met: June 2008 New Way to Measure Blog ROI June 2008 How I started taming my workaholic tendencies Oct. Robinson, III on October 22, 2009 at 8:05 am | permalink | Reply I grew up in a small town in New England. The opportunities are there, you just find them a bit differently than you do in the city. This could be the start of a whole new blog…life on the farm!

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How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

My new job isn't what I want to do forever, but it is putting money in the bank to fund my interests, and gaining me experience in communications. Imagine my shock 4 months into my new job when the hiring manager told me that she didn't give a fig about my degree. How about Career Centers bringing in new companies in order to focus more on the student? Is this your first time here?

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How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

If you don’t care, you can just type in a new URL. Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts I'm moving out of New York City None of us has especially unique career trouble – not even Emily Gould Do you need a career coach or a shrink? Beyond that, he has a responsibility to protect any new family that he was planning to create. When you are married, you create a new family and that must be his priority.

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