Why Cities Like Austin Are Jumping on Mandated Paid Leave for Employees

Workology

HR Work atx AUSTIN austin texas austin tx mandated employee leave mandated paid leaveRecently, I rented a U-haul to pick up some furniture and the woman who checked me in to get my trailer confided in me that she was working three different jobs to make ends meet. She looked tired. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

List of Cities with Paid Leave Ordinances. Will Austin Be Next?

Workology

Now that I’m a resident of Austin, I’d like to talk about a proposed paid sick leave ordinance that is up for a vote by the Austin City Council on February 15, 2018. HR Work AUSTIN mandated sick leave paid leave sick leaveThe proposed ordinance mandating. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

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Getting Around Austin During #SXSW #SXSWi

Workology

From experience here are some methods that I have used in the past to get around Austin both quickly and safely. If you don’t check your email reguarly the producers of South by Southwest just put out the best guide to get around in Austin with promo codes and lots of information that will help maximize your visit to Austin. The Austin Convention Center is home base for most SXSW conference events, keynotes, and exhibitions.

#SOCIALSIESTA is Back at #SXSWi in Austin!

Workology

The event will take place Saturday, March 8th, 2014 from 1-3pm in Austin, Texas. Starting Monday we’ll be pushing out great content that include must-sees in Austin, how to recruit at conferences like SXSW, and 5 types of people you’ll meet at SXSW. We’re thrilled to announce the party to be at during SXSW Interactive! This meetup is in its fifth year and will be the best of its kind.

Join Us at Social Siesta in Austin During SXSW

Workology

So if you are in Austin March 10, 2012 sign up for our Social Siesta event during SXSW. Events social siesta SXSW SXSW 2012 SXSW 2012 events sxsw parties tnl austinThe past three years I have hosted a networking event for HR, Recruiters, human capital management folks, and interesting people I wanted to connect with at the interactive media conference SXSW. This year (2012) we decided to do something a little different.

Howdy From SXSW in Austin, Texas!

Sklover Working Wisdom

Currently, she is at the South by Southwest Conference in Austin, Texas, from where she is blogging. Howdy from SXSW in Austin, Texas! Austin has turned into a gift shop of talks, tradeshows, networking and so many free parties, concerts and BBQ’s that no living soul can RSVP to all of them! Tweet Guest blog written by Iben Larsen, who is a cultural anthropologist and MA in Media Science, based in Copenhagen.

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Join us for #SOCIALSIESTA During #SXSWi in Austin! #SXSW

Workology

The event will take place Saturday, March 14th, 2015 at Malverde from 12-3pm in Austin, Texas. Starting Monday we’ll be pushing out great content that include must-sees in Austin, how to recruit at conferences like SXSW, and 5 types of people you’ll meet at SXSW. We’re thrilled to announce the party to be at during SXSW Interactive! This meetup is in its sixth year and will be the best of its kind.

Guest Post: Kelly Austin

Job Stalker

Fortunately, I did have a piece in my inbox by Kelly Austin of HigherSalary.com, a site which provides info on various careers, with descriptions. I was planning on bringing you a book review today, but my weekend got backed up and I didn’t get a chance to write reviews. Oh, well … maybe next week. Read more »

Jane Austin Guide to Promoting Your Employer Brand

Workology

Let us pretend for a moment that our dear friend, Jane Austin, after successfully tackling the novel circuit, decided to approach a new challenge: writing employer brand guides for HR. Being of great understanding of the human condition, and a unique ability to convey her thoughts, it is without doubt she would be met with prodigious success. While this involved a serious amount of time travel our team managed to locate a mint condition DeLorean that did the job.).

Innovating to Attract the Best Talent

The Undercover Recruiter

Employer Austin Graff Employer Branding Podcast Link Humans Washington PostWhere do you get your news fix daily? Have you ever consider working for a news organization? In the world of fake news, the trusted brand of a news organization couldn’t be more important than it is today. Also with the emergence of smartphones and social media, it seems that anyone and everyone can claim. View Article.

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HRetreat Registration Is Now Open for SXSW 2018

Workology

HR AUSTIN HRetreat SXSWFor the last eight years, I’ve hosted the Siesta Siesta Happy Hour designed for a meeting place for HR and recruiting professionals to connect and network away from the crazy and crowds during. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

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Career Confessions of an HR Professional

Workology

In the Austin, Texas area? Check out Austin’s Career Connects event specifically for HR professionals who are interested in mapping out their human resources career strategy. HR Job Search Austin HR Austin Human Resources Bryan Chaney career changes career confessions HR Career Connects is human resources a good career what is human resourcesHi, I’m Bryan and I’m a recruitment marketer.

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What is an Unconference & 5 Reasons to Attend #TalentNet

Workology

Last March, I attended my first TalentNet event at SXSW in Austin, Texas. There is still space and if you can’t make the TalentNet event this year, I would strongly recommend you attending the next one in Austin, Texas at Whole Foods Corporate Headquarters on March 13, 2015. HR AUSTIN Dallas talentnet unconference Blogging4Jobs has been a long time supporter of TalentNet. Join the B4J Crew in Dallas 9/12/14 by clicking here. .

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The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down

Ms. Career Girl

Austin, TX. Austin, Texas is the capital of live music. Life After College Austin best cities Denver Las Vegas millennials Portland SeattleThe post The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Choosing a place to call home for the long-term is never easy, especially when you are just beginning to sink your teeth into your chosen career field.

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24 Hours & Counting Till UnSix

Workology

It’s called the UnSix Tweetup and is in Austin on March 11th starting at 7:30-11 PM. For our attendees at the tweetup is being held at the amazing Iron Cactus on 6th Street less than a 5 minute walk from the Austin Convention Center. See you in Austin Friday evening at UnSix! HR Social Media Austin tweetup HR Blogger hr blogging social media tweetup social recruiting TNL UnSix unsix tweetup

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Why SXSW? Innovation. Evolution. A Better Way.

Workology

This is the very reason I will be attending the SXSW Interactive Conference in Austin, TX this week. Bonus Track Business Social Media "Rayanne Thorn" @Ray_anne AUSTIN blogging4jobs Broadbean technology change conference evolution growth ideas interactive SXSW technologyInnovation. Evolution. A Better Way. And at SXSW 2012. It wasn’t too long ago that I sat in a meeting with two entrepreneurial men who understood the strength and necessity of social media.

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Announcing The Sexy Side of HR | Blogging4Jobs

Workology

Tags: sexy HR , SXSW , the sexy side of hr This past March I attended my first SXSW Interactive conference in Austin, TX.

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8 Ideas To Be More Efficient In Life

Tim's Strategy

And since I’m heading out of town (Austin) for SXSW (South by Southwest Interactive Conference) this week, I need to get a lot done before I go! If anyone is going to SXSW in Austin or lives in the area and would like to meet-up downtown, let me know. Work-Life Balance american idols austin combine efficient eight idea book ideas Life life lessons positive attitude task

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The Secrets to Relocation For Business and Work

Workology

Two weeks ago my family and I made the move to Austin, Texas. I purchased a coworking space in Austin we just launched called Duo Works. At present, I’m living in a sea of moving boxes. We have. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Life Duo Works life moving relocation

“I Live On My Own In a 26? Camper.”

Ms. Career Girl

I live on my own in a 26-foot long fifth-wheel RV in the far outer suburbs of Austin, Texas. The decision to live in an RV came about when I had to decide where to live when it came time to move to Austin for my freshman year of college. I wake up. Not because of an alarm.

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Next-Level Networking

Water Cooler Wisdom

« How to Neutralize an Angry Customer | Main | Leadership Lessons from James Cameron » March 11, 2010 Next-Level Networking I’mgoing to the SXSW Interactive Conference in Austin this week, and a lot of high-profilepeople whom I’ve wanted to meet for a long time will be there.

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#SXSW Coverage: 5 Ways Virtual Reality Finally Enters HR Space

Workology

This week I’m in attendance at the SXSW Conference in Austin, TX, and virtual reality is the belle of this ball. Experts estimate that the virtual reality and augmented reality market will be worth $120 billion by 2022. It is everywhere in expo halls, pitch sessions, parties and conversations by attendees at neighboring bars and […]. HR fourth transformation SXSW virtual reality vr

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Court: In-N-Out Doesn’t Have the Right to Control Employee Uniforms

Evil HR Lady

Employees at an Austin, Texas location wore “Fight for $15” campaign buttons, and management told them to remove them, citing their dress code which required nine different parts: “white pants, a white shirt, white socks, black shoes, a black belt, a red apron, a gold apron pin, a company-issued name tag, and a hat,” according to the Society for Human Resources.

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New Feedback

Sklover Working Wisdom

Austin, Texas. Lately we have received a lot of wonderful feedback. We hope you don’t mind our sharing one recent and heart-warming example with you: Mr. Sklover, I’m a long-time fan of your wonderfully helpful site and really appreciate your articles full of wit and wisdom.

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Why a Holistic Approach Can Help You Win the Best Talent

Undercover Recruiter

We speak to Will Staney who is the Founder and Principal Consultant of Proactive Talent, a modern talent strategy consulting company based in Austin, TX focused on recruiting optimization, employer branding, and on-demand recruiting as well as the Co-Founder of Talent Brand Alliance, a professional community for employer branding and recruitment marketing professionals.

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Announcing the Workplace Masters Institute

Workology

Workplace Masters Institute is a national center for Leadership, Recruiting, and HR Training Based in Austin, Texas Who I’m Partnering With The Workplace Masters Institute is a joint venture of Jessica […] Source. Workplace Masters Institute has just launched. It’s part of my larger mission on providing resources, community, and development for HR, recruiting and workplace leaders.

The Best Cities for Young Professionals to Move to For Jobs

Career Alley

3) Austin, Texas. Austin has always been one of the fastest growing cities in the US, and it still is. If you love barbecue and music, then you need to live in the cultural mecca of Austin City Limits. Careful though, many who move to Austin often end up staying much longer than they planned. There are so many great cities for young professionals to pursue their careers.

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4 Tips For Working With Your Other Half – And Making It Work

Ms. Career Girl

The duo, living and working in Austin, Texas, made the decision to form a partnership between their companies. She was selected as one of Graphic Design USA Magazine ‘s “2012 People to Watch” Maria is also a featured writer for elite publications such as Entrepreneur Magazine , Texas CEO Magazine and Austin Business Journal. She is a long time supporter of the National Children’s Alliance and Ballet Austin.

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Cost of Living Pay Cuts for Twitter Employees Moving from Bay Area: Valid or BS?

The HR Capitalist

Austin is another hot location, which begs the question of state taxes (0% in Texas) being included in the calculus.

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The Top Cities for Marketing Jobs in the US

Ms. Career Girl

Austin. Austin has become one of the top cities in the world for any tech jobs. The post The Top Cities for Marketing Jobs in the US appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. There has never been a better time to get into marketing. The industry is changing and adapting with the growth of the internet, blog marketing and social media. More people than ever are using marketing companies to help them promote their businesses or products. And more marketers are able to work remotely online.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

one of our original Blog Family Members, from Austin, Texas, whose support and encouragement have inspired so many of my blog posts. “People start to heal the moment they feel heard.” ” – Cheryl Richardson. It is so, so true. Whether at home, at work, or anywhere else, being “heard” – in the deepest sense – is a very powerful antidote to distrust, upset, imbalance, and other manifestations of bodily and emotional disease and distress.

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Get Away, Girls! 7 Perfect Places for Your Next Ladies’ Weekend

Ms. Career Girl

Austin, Texas. Let’s end on a musical note: Austin, Texas, has an incredible live music scene. Aside from its most iconic music festivals — hello, SXSW — Austin has a plethora of bars and music venues where up-and-coming and well-loved musicians rock out every night of the week. Austin’s close enough to Mexico that its culinary scene is very much south-of-the-border inspired. The post Get Away, Girls!

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Texas reaches into state fund to lasso more than 600 Austin jobs : Websense will move its corporate headquarters to Austin, while Dropbox expands jobs. 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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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of San Marcos, Texas, “just south of Austin.” “Never treat anything you do as a steppingstone. Do it fully, and follow it completely.” ” – Mira Nair. Sometimes clients mention to me that they are taking a certain job only as a steppingstone to another job, that is, building their resume so that they can eventually get the job they really want. I understand that approach to career planning, and I don’t think there is anything wrong with it.

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Why Women with Tribes Live Longer, Healthier Lives

Ms. Career Girl

According to a University of Austin study by Debra Umberson, PhD, professor of sociology, and Jennifer Karas Montez, professor of sociology, social relationships can have short-term and long-term effects on our health, for better and for worse.

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5 Hot Cities for Recent College Graduates Entering the Workforce

Career Alley

Austin. Austin is kind of a mix between D.C. Graduating college used to nearly guarantee a key to the American middle class, and all of the bills and responsibilities that come with it. But thanks to The Great Recession, that dream is no longer the reality. Millennials who have graduated from universities since 2012 are facing long-term unemployment, an average of $29,400 in student loan debt and stagnant wages. But the economy is ever-so-slowly improving and jobs are out there.

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Review of Your Illustrated Guide to Becoming One With the Universe by Yumi Sakugawa

Algrim.co

I was walking around downtown Austin, TX when I stumbled into this amazing little shop called "Take Heart". It was filled with cosmic gems of all kinds. And a few books covered the shelves. One of them was this book. I immediately picked it up to comb through it simply based on its title. To my surprise, I found a lot of illustrations that had vague but int

The 19 Parties & Events You Must Attend at #SXSWi in 2014

Workology

I guess that means I’m getting old or just getting smarter as I’m in Austin to make business contacts, relationships and further grow my business not just to get drunk and party. This year the national conference is being held from March 8-12th in Austin and if you haven’t registered yet, get over to SXSW.com and get on it! I’ve attended this one when I’ve been in Austin. Austin Convention Center starting Fri. Austin St.

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The SXSW’er: 5 Types of People You’ll Meet at #SXSW

Workology

With approximently 50,000 SXSW’ers attending the three week festival (with 30,000 of them being at SXSWi) there will be several strange characters floating around the City of Austin. Don’t ask them if they want to break and go explore Austin because they won’t, it’s sessions all day, everyday. Headed to SXSW this year? Blogging4Jobs is once again hosting the best party geared towards HR & Recruiting professionals, Social Siesta 2014. Sign up today!

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Lisa Williamson : Being an Entrepreneur and a Mom

Ms. Career Girl

UpSpring was founded by three female entrepreneurs in 2005 and based in Austin, Texas. My first job was delivering newspapers at age 11 in Indiana. This meant getting up every day at the crack of dawn and delivering papers in rain, snow, sleet and shine. I think I was the first female paper delivery and this experience fueled the fire for my future business endeavors. After at successful career at Pepsi-Co, I quickly realized that most CPG companies focus on baby, but not mom.

How to Start Your Career While Still in College

Career Alley

Jessica Socheski is a freelance writer currently reviewing online degrees from South University in Austin. When they do finally graduate, many college students will face the pressures of a depleted job market. This can prove stressful when trying to find the balance between pursuing your passions and just finding work. But for motivated students who are looking ahead to a successful job post graduation, the time to start a career is now.

The Messy Nature of Creativity

Ms. Career Girl

Jon Kolko is the author of Creative Clarity, Partner at Modernist Studio, and the Founder of Austin Center for Design. He has been a Professor of Interaction and Industrial Design at the Savannah College of Art and Design, and has taught at the University of Texas at Austin, the Center for Design Studies of Monterrey, Mexico, and Malmö University, Sweden.

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Social Siesta During SXSW 2012 Sponsors Announced

Workology

I’m proud to announce sponsors for my upcoming Social Siesta this Saturday, March 10th, 2012 from 12-2 PM in Austin, Texas, during SXSW. Dovetail Software is an HR software and service provider who happens to be headquartered in Austin, TX. Social Siesta Sponsors Announced During SXSW 2012. This meetup in its third year is the first of its kind at South by Southwest for the talent management industry.

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