Arizona Intern Fired for Racist Tweet: Social Media Matters

Blogging4jobs

Earlier this week Arizona intern Erika Escalante was fired after publishing a racist tweet. After visiting a cotton farm with a friend, she posted pictures of them picking cotton with the caption “Our inner n *r came out today.”

“Is it a conflict of interest if I work in the same place as my.

Sklover Working Wisdom

We work in the same place and we are both hourly employees. Raynette Winslow, Arizona Answer: Raynette, yes, I would call what you describe to be a kind of a conflict of interest.

2010 130

The Fiscal Impact of States' Anti-Immigrant Legislation

HireCentrix

It has been just over a year since the passage of Arizona’s ill-fated anti-immigrant law, S.B. Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise. Contact Us. My Profile. Share Your Experience. Submit an Article. Login / Register. Support Us. HCX Jobs. Search. Explore Articles. Category Info. Business/Client Dev & Marketing. Career / Personal Dev. Compensaton and Benefits. Compliance / Legal. Consulting / Outsourcing.

2011 40

Google Lists America’s Most Misspelled Words: Wisconsin’s is Surprising

Evil HR Lady

Arizona: Tomorrow. Is there a word you just can’t remember how to spell? My word is “occasionally.” ” I can never remember if it’s one c and a double s or one s and a double c. Thank goodness for spell checkers.

9th Circuit Rules Salary History Isn’t A Legitimate Way to Determine Pay

Evil HR Lady

Last year, the 9th circuit ruled that it was okay to pay a teacher from Arizona who moved to California less than her co-workers because the formula was based strictly on the previous salary and had nothing to do with sex. If the teachers in question had all been male or all been female, the salary discrepancy would have been the same. This week, though, in an En Banc ruling, they flipped it around to say the previous salary is never a valid reason for a difference in pay.

2018 113

Give Me Back My America by Dick Dadamo

Resume Help Blog

I keep hoping the National press and television would wake up but look at what is happening: The government is suing Arizona over their new immigration law. Facts: The Arizona law actually states no racial profiling. Arizona’s law makes racial profiling illegal.

When To Channel Your Inner Entrepreneur

Ms. Career Girl

She’s a mover and a shaker who fast became one of the Southwest’s most successful public relations professionals, building a public relations firms recognized throughout Arizona for client work and workplace morale.

Unstable Employees at Work

Evil HR Lady

I've been reading about the Arizona shootings and was especially interested with the emails from one of the shooter's classmates--about how he was sure the guy was dangerous. And I thought, what could a company do in a situation where an employee was showing signs of instability? I didn't know, so I asked my favorite labor and employment lawer, Jon Hyman of the Ohio Employer's Law Blog. Jon answered my question regarding here: Unstable Employees at Work

When Goal Setting Goes Wrong

Ms. Career Girl

Arizona State University’s Assistant Professor of Management David Welsh and Lisa Ordonez of the University of Arizona reviewed 50 years of research showing that setting goals may have unintended negative results. The post When Goal Setting Goes Wrong appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Evaluating your task management system in a time of crisis

Cube Rules

When I went to visit my Mom in the hospital in Arizona in April, I flew in on Saturday and left on Tuesday morning at 4 AM to fly back to my home in Wisconsin. She was supposed to move from Arizona to Wisconsin (she is what we call a snow bird here in Wisconsin) and it quickly became clear that she would be fortunate to make it out of the hospital, much less back to Wisconsin. In a crisis, or in my case when I was in Arizona, I was reviewing all of my tasks every couple of hours.

Seven Top Destinations for a Ladies’ Only Golf Vacation

Ms. Career Girl

Arizona, USA: If you’re hoping to stay in the U.S. for your golf vacation, then Arizona may not seem like the most obvious choice. The post Seven Top Destinations for a Ladies’ Only Golf Vacation appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 141

Unstable Employees at Work

Evil HR Lady

I've been reading about the Arizona shootings and was especially interested with the emails from one of the shooter's classmates--about how he was sure the guy was dangerous. And I thought, what could a company do in a situation where an employee was showing signs of instability? I didn't know, so I asked my favorite labor and employment lawer, Jon Hyman of the Ohio Employer's Law Blog.

Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Ms. Career Girl

These states include Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

A California Girl’s Courageous Solo Bike Journey

Ms. Career Girl

On my most recent road trip, I rode solo through the Four Corners, from San Francisco through Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona- a total of 2,800 miles. The post A California Girl’s Courageous Solo Bike Journey appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

Massage Therapy as your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

For example, in Arizona that would be AZBMT, where the requirements for licensing is 700 hours of schooling from a NCBTMB approved school. Massage therapy is a very viable option as a side hustle.

2017 139

Friday Feedback

Sklover Working Wisdom

Arizona. Dear Arizona, Thanks so much for writing in, and sharing the news of your success.

2011 130

“How can I stop interference with my employment?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

We are currently pursuing a five million dollar contract with the State of Arizona. Saint David, Arizona. . Under Arizona law, you have every right to sue your former client for doing what he or she is doing. In most states, including Arizona, the law permits a person to sue another person who interferes in bad faith with either contractual relations or “business expectancy.”

2011 100

Friday Five: Ballot Initiatives, Talent Shortage and Bad Press for Female CEOs

Blogging4jobs

Arizona, Colorado, Maine, and Washington are voting on whether or not to increase the minimum wage to $12. Voters in Arizona and Washington, meanwhile, are considering the question of paid sick leave.

2016 82

Combating Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

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

2018 148

#FACT: Great Talent Runs Freaking Hot - Deal With It.

HR Capitalist

O'Neill and his wife were in a hotel lobby of the JW Marriott and visibly intoxicated when they exchanged words with a group of Arizona fans. O'Neill reportedly threatened the fan that USC was going to “beat the hell out of Arizona.”

Did You Know That. ?

Sklover Working Wisdom

In a recent New York Court case, an unpaid intern toiling for the New York office of an Arizona television company, who was repeatedly groped by her supervisor, was found to have no legal basis to sue because she was not, at least technically an “employee.”

2013 130

me, talking about how to manage

Ask A Manager

Also, as you can see by the photo on the left, I’ve been in Arizona. Holly Worton recently interviewed me for her Socially Holistic podcast.

Senior Level Job Search in 2011: Good Idea or Not?

Careers Done Write

JM, Arizona. Dear Deb, Q. I have been at the same job for the past six years; while I am comfortable, I would like to take my career to the next level. However, I am concerned that there are no jobs out there. The news reports are so dismal.

2011 155

The 48 Laws of Power and The Art of Happiness

Careers Done Write

Following a conference at the historic Arizona Biltmore, the chief marketing officer of an e-commerce company shared tidbits of advice with a few of us.

2012 148

Lesson #3 From #MarchMadness: Unique Talent Helps Cinderella Hang With The Big Boys.

HR Capitalist

Whether it's UMBC beating Virginia or Buffalo taking down Arizona, once you step onto the court, only five players can play. Capitalist Note: Throwing a couple of talent/business lessons I was reminded of as I watched the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament this year.

2018 42

DUI Arrests or Convictions: Are Work Prospects Doomed Forever?

Corn on the Job

For example, in Arizona, records can be sealed for first-time misdemeanor DUI offenders provided that the probation is fully completed. Each year, an estimated 1.5 million people in the US are arrested for drunk driving.

2018 56

Want to Land Your Dream Job? Tips for Recent College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

His insights have been featured by Fox Business, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Yahoo.com, ERE.net, The Arizona Republic, and many regional outlets. The post Want to Land Your Dream Job? Tips for Recent College Grads appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 148

Changes in Health Care: The Nurse Practitioners is the New Doctor

Ms. Career Girl

Other colleges like the University of Arizona only expect their students to have Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN). The post Changes in Health Care: The Nurse Practitioners is the New Doctor appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Doctors have long been the rock stars of the medical world.

Juggling an Online Master’s Program and Full-Time Job

Ms. Career Girl

Arizona State University (ASU) is currently tied at fourth on “U.S. The post Juggling an Online Master’s Program and Full-Time Job appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. According to a “Forbes” report , the reasons for going back to school after joining the work force run the gambit.

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

GM opens Innovation Center in Chandler, Arizona, adds 500 IT jobs : New facility seeking top talent to transform automaker’s IT operations. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ.

Ask Yahoo’s Ex CEO If it’s Ok to Lie on Your Resume

Resume Bear

Olympic Committee after admitting she lied about earning an undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado and a doctorate from Arizona State. John Feldmann. Many job seekers have thought about doing it.

2012 193

How Your Job Could Be Making You Sick

Ms. Career Girl

And yet what is even more of a concern according to Dr. Charles Gerba , a microbiologist from the University of Arizona in Tucson, is personal spaces used by employees like desks and cubicles. The post How Your Job Could Be Making You Sick appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 174

University Job Search Strategies

Careers Done Write

TC, Arizona. Deb, Q. I think the resume and cover look great. You did a marvelous job! G ive me some advice please.

Fight for $15 Protests Planned Nationwide Today

Blogging4jobs

On election night 4 states, Washington, Arizona, Main and Colorado, voted to incrementally increase their minimum wages to $15 over the course of several years. Today thousands of fast-food and airport workers are protesting in favour of a big minimum wage hike.

2016 75

PHOTO: Never Put Your CEO In Line to Be Embarrassed Publicly By a Wildcard.

HR Capitalist

The picture shows Jan Brewer, governor of Arizona, wagging the finger at President Obama. Brewer, who handed him a handwritten letter in an envelope that she later said was an invitation to discuss the “Arizona comeback.” Look at this photo.

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas

Blogging4jobs

GET THE INSIDE SCOOP AT THE 2015 HR TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE IN LAS VEGAS! I can’t believe are less than 2 weeks away from the 2015 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas. We’re knee deep in pre-conference content strategy for #HRTechConf where we’ll bring you the best insights into what you can expect at three different events in Vegas in one week. Yes, three events which are the HR Tech Tank, IAEWS Fall Congress and the HR Technology Conference.

Goodbye, Mom

Cube Rules

From December to April, Kate and I spent most of our non-working time figuring out how to get Mom, a “snow bird” who lives in Wisconsin in the summer and Arizona in the winter, into a facility that could provide her support while still not robbing her of independent living. Unfortunately, she didn’t make it out of Arizona. You probably didn’t notice, but things have been pretty quiet on Cube Rules this year. It’s because my Mom died.

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Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide

Blogging4jobs

Make sure to download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas and the SHRM Annual Conference Whitepaper while you’re waiting for the VIP Party Guide to launch! . Get the Inside Scoop at the SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas!

This Week’s GOOD News in the Workplace

Blogging4jobs

VA Medical Center hiring 1,000 in Phoenix, Arizona : New health care jobs to serve area veterans. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies. Whether this be that they’re hiring a large new workforce or doing good in the world.

Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15

Blogging4jobs

Over the past few weeks we’ve had numerous Facebook messages, emails, and texts into our secret club asking when we’d be launching our annual guide for the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition happening next month. If you’re headed to SHRM and you’d like all the resources necessary to make SHRM and your visit to Las Vegas a success, you’re in luck!