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Arizona Intern Fired for Racist Tweet: Social Media Matters


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.

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.

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“Can severance consist just of retirement monies?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Gilbert, Arizona. Question: I was recently laid off from my employer. My severance pay is being paid from our company retirement plan. This means if I don’t roll it over into an IRA I will incur a 10% penalty as though I am taking out an early withdrawal from a retirement account. Of course, if I roll it into an IRA, I will not have the money to live on. Is this legal? Answer: Dear Sue: . The answer to your question, in a nutshell, is “Yes.”. Severance is almost always discretionary.

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.

This Is What Companies Do When They Are Getting Kicked by Entry-Level Turnover.

HR Capitalist

Most of the employees who will benefit are in Texas, Arizona, California and elsewhere. Let''s say you''re an HR leader responsible for recruiting and retention in some entry-level parts of your company, and your turnover rate is the death of a thousand cuts. Sure, you have a great retention month every once in a while (lucky! probability!), but most months are grim when you look at turnover in those entry level positions. What do you do? Commission a study of turnover?

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


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!

The 9 Most Publicized Firings in Corporate History

Resume Bear

The board voted unanimously to fire him, and the Arizona attorney general is circling his carcass. Whose idea was it to associate something as sweet and nice as the color pink with something as nasty as firing people?

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NLRB Round-up: The Long Arm of Labor Law


The employee was an Arizona car salesman, but I’m not sure that makes any difference. NLRB Power Grab Continues. The ever growing reach of the NLRB over workplace matters continues unabated. NLRB and OSHA sign cooperation agreement.

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Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


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.

The Fiscal Impact of States' Anti-Immigrant Legislation


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.

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


Arizona – Industrial Commission of Arizona. Workers Compensation Definition.

“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.”

Download Your 2015 Guide Las Vegas for #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


It’s arrived. The most anticipated guide filled with nuggets of wisdom, insights, where to go and what to do in Las Vegas during the HR Technology Conference. It’s sponsored by our friends, Talent Objects. This guide is filled with information about cabbing it in Vegas, shows to see, restaurants to enjoy and what to do when you aren’t at the HR Technology Conference.

8 Ways Starting a Business Helps Your Job Search

Resume Bear

He is also a Callaman Ventures Board Member and Executive in Residence, an Advisory Board Member for multiple startups, on the Arizona Angels Selection Committee, and is an Entrepreneur in Residence at ASU and Thunderbird School of Global Management. If you are one of the many people who lost your job during the recent depression, you should be working on starting your own business, in parallel with looking for that ideal replacement job.

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3 Smart Employers That Invest In Your Education

Career Realism

To make their dream a reality, Starbucks is funding a four-year degree program for its part- and full-time benefits-eligible partners in collaboration with Arizona State University. Education is something that is uniquely human.

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


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.

This Week’s GOOD News in the Workplace


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.

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Arizona ( Once upon a time, before the days of Facebook, was a series of computer network systems called USENET. Usenet was (more or less) an online forum without frills as all you could do was post text and share files (mostly pictures).

How Can Older Workers Help Their Job Search? [Top 10 Tips]

The Undercover Recruiter

The day I was hired was incredible: I had just returned to the Midwest from Arizona, because the job market there was horrible. Before I retired, I had the best seven years of my career and was hired at the ripe old age of 57!

Everyday Heroes. Every Building with a Single-Bound.


Pat went on to care for other babies and last I heard she had relocated to a hospital in Arizona, of course working in an NICU (neonatal intensive care unit) where she patted countless other mom’s hands and rocked intubated babies to sleep. Important People In Our Lives.

ResumeBear: Politics and What College Graduates Should Care About

Resume Bear

If the rest of the United States follows the example of Arizona, which restricts abortions past 20 weeks and considers women pregnant before they even conceive, this means compromising their bodily autonomy and constructing their lives around the will of the government rather than personal choice.

If I Was Running a Service Business, I'd Follow Starbucks on Tuition Aid So Fast It Would Make Your Head Swim.

HR Capitalist

will now pay full tuition for its workers to get a degree from Arizona State University online, instead of just partially footing the bill, giving it another way to entice employees in a tightening labor market. What''s the value proposition when it comes to people working at your company?

8 Tips on Using Twitter for Job-Hunting College Students


Syracuse, NYU, Arizona, San Diego State and Indiana are schools that actively share jobs, tips and articles on Twitter. With a new spring semester starting, college students from across the U.S. are beginning the daunting tasks of job hunting.

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.

Learn Everything You Need to Know about Las Vegas & #SHRM15


SHRM15 is literally within a week and if you’ve never been you’re in for a treat! This year we’ve put together another one of our ultimate guides to the conference and Las Vegas. Whether you’re going to SHRM to network or you’re going because it’s a free trip to Vegas (let’s face it, some of you reading this are thinking just that!) we have you covered!

This Week???s Good News in the #Workplace


Insight Enterprises booming in Tempe, Arizona : Tech sales jobs: 100 last quarter, 120 more to come. 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.

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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.

you should read this book. or your manager should.

Ask A Manager

” – Serena Unrein, Executive Director, Arizona Students’ Association. I’m excited to announce that the second edition of my book, Managing to Change the World: The Nonprofit Manager’s Guide to Getting Results , has just been published by Jossey-Bass.

5 Hot Cities for Recent College Graduates Entering the Workforce

Career Alley

Travis McKnight is a recent college graduate from Arizona State University and writer for a nationally renowned local moving company You Move Me. Graduating college used to nearly guarantee a key to the American middle class, and all of the bills and responsibilities that come with it.

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.

Finding Internships that Lead to Permanent Placement

Career Alley

degree in Liberal Arts at the University of Arizona. By Richard Murray. Every year, fresh-faced college students venture out into the world of work, completing assignments as interns at major firms.

Click Here for Inspiration

Personal Excellence Blog

Not only that, Barbie has been competing as a body builder in Phoenix, Arizona, against able-bodied women, since 2003. Yesterday night I was just thinking how many “problems” we face today are first world problems , just that majority of us don’t know that.

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Top Five: Work Perk Watch


As with its existing tuition program, the offer is exclusive to the Arizona State University’s well-regarded online program. So you may have noticed that I have a fascination with startup work perks. I’ve written about good perks and bad perks , family-oriented perks and performance boosting perks. I’ve written a lot about perks.

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.

To Make a World of Gold? Pay it Forward


On Friday, I will drive with my children across California deserts, through Nevada and traipsing a small corner of Arizona, into Central Utah to meet and greet loved ones from near and far. Uncle Chuck – his daughter on his lap with nieces & nephews piled around him. “It’s

updates: how can I get my staff to sign up to work after-hours events, my mom wants to write to the newspaper about my “tragic story of shattered dreams,” and more

Ask A Manager

There is also poor upper management – one individual moved out to Arizona (we’re based on the east coast) without telling anyone, our customer was unhappy with the poor morale and performance, and one manager in particular liked telling us that we should be grateful to even have jobs. Continuing our annual December “where are they now” series, here are five more updates from people who had their questions answered here this year.

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.

Lesson #1: Never Give Up


And I had other states, Arizona, Florida, Nevada, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Idaho, and many, many more (all with similar housing proces and climate.) My Yellow Brick Road: Recruiting.