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


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?


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


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.

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! Tweet Guest blog written by Iben Larsen, who is a cultural anthropologist and MA in Media Science, based in Copenhagen.

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#SOCIALSIESTA is Back at #SXSWi in Austin!


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


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.

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


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


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


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


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


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


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!

2011 107

Announcing The Sexy Side of HR | Blogging4Jobs


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

2010 142

Why SXSW? Innovation. Evolution. A Better Way.


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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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.

2011 98

“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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The Secrets to Relocation For Business and Work


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

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


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

2017 85

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.

2020 130

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.

2018 142

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.

2020 126

Why a Holistic Approach Can Help You Win the Best Talent

Undercover Recruiter

2018 67

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


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

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.

2018 130

Announcing the Workplace Masters Institute


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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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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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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How to Harness the Power of Positive Thinking During Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

Job Market Solutions is based in Raleigh, NC and has offices in Seattle, Boston, Irvine, Austin, and Raleigh. I begin most resume writing projects with a get-to-know-you phone call with a prospective client.

2020 203

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


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.

2014 109

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!

2017 124

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.

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


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


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!

2014 102

Does Drama at Work Cost the Average Worker 2.5 Hours Per Day? #workhuman

The HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note : I'm spending the first couple of days of this week at WorkHuman in Austin. I had the chance to listen to Cy Wakeman talk Monday afternoon at WorkHuman in Austin. Put on by Globoforce, WorkHuman is the most progressive HR Conference available, with past shows focused on emerging trends like mindfulness, meditation and more - the leading edge of people practices and how HR can build them.

2018 118

APPLE: The Real 2nd (or 3rd) Headquarters Your City Wants.

The HR Capitalist

Much of that work is currently done in Austin, Texas, as reported by the New York Times in late 2016.". Glassdoor estimates a $38,000 annual salary for technical support agents at Apple in Austin." . As you all know, first prize is a Cadillac Eldorado. Anybody wanna see second prize? Second prize's a set of steak knives. Third prize is you're fired. Blake (played by Alec Baldwin) in Glengarry Glen Ross .

2018 117

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.

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.