Employers: Ignoring Job Candidates Impacts Your Brand

Resume Bear

Katie Lewis is currently a senior at Florida State University and will graduate in May 2012 with a B.A. Minoring in Communications and attending her first meeting of the Florida Public Relations Association Student Chapter inspired her to pursue a career in public relations.

2012 270

Bloggers Beware–Liabilities, Licensing, & Legalese

Workology

A number of Florida residents, posted blog comments on the article discussing the accusations. Essentially anyone who posts allegedly defamatory statements about a Florida resident to a website can be hauled into court in Florida possibility resulting in a hefty fine.

2010 120

“If my employer pays my attorney fees, am I taxed on the amount they pay?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Pensacola, Florida. There does exist one broad exception to this “rebuttable presumption” in the employment relation: your employer’s payment of the cost of certain benefits, such as health insurance, life insurance and disability insurance premiums. Attorneys and Recruiters Benefits, Pensions and Perq''s Miscellaneous Perq''s Negotiating ? Question: Last year, I hired an attorney to help me negotiate my severance package.

2015 109

How to Make Money While You're Out of Work

Resume Bear

As you get anxious for the next interview and as you try to stretch your unemployment benefits, you need some income and you need it NOW!

2010 230

How to Make Money While You're Out of Work

Resume Bear

As you get anxious for the next interview and as you try to stretch your unemployment benefits, you need some income and you need it NOW!

2010 223

Economy Drives Happiness, Jobs, & Divorce

Workology

My daughter and I are hopping a flight to accompany my husband who has been in Florida for the last couple weeks working on a project. HR Job Search disengaged workforce employee benefits employee divorce employee satisfaction employee turnover happiness at work leadership life change

Straight Talk About Writing Your Resume

Resume Help Blog

You’re getting the benefit of an expert who writes resumes every day and who knows how to present a client’s background and credentials to best advantage. Petersburg, Florida.

2010 130

Using “Retail Therapy” to Cope With Anxiety and Depression

Ms. Career Girl

In a study conducted by the University of North Florida, Dr. Tracy Alloway and several colleagues studied a group of millennials to learn about impulsive buying behaviors and how that behavior relates to impulsive personality traits and working memory.

Retail 188

Former Home Depot Employee Says He Was Fired Because He Needed Surgery

Evil HR Lady

Petersburg, Florida, Home Depot, he had plenty of vacation and sick days saved up, as well as short-term and long-term disability plans, and he intended to have hip surgery. ” Hall doesn’t elaborate on what that exactly means, and he states clearly that he believes he was fired to prevent him from using his benefits.

2018 126

Building The Best Place To Work – Strong, Employee-Centric Core Values

Ms. Career Girl

However, as a business owner, you might feel the extra profit could be better used to build a new facility to support growth or to expand employee benefits. Building a best place to work is easier than you think.

2019 217

The Importance of the Inclusion Discussion to Free Everyone

Competitive Resumes

The University of South Florida was not the melting pot of people I was hoping for, but I did have friends of many races and backgrounds. I also had given them the benefit of the doubt because of my friendship with each. Uncomfortable talking about “Diversity and Inclusion?”

2016 130

Top 10 Cities For New Grads

Resume Bear

Though staying in your hometown or college town does have its benefits – relocating can open you up to much more career opportunities. Katie Lewis is currently a senior at Florida State University and will graduate in May 2012 with a B.A.

2012 247

Are You Really A Social Drinker. or Could it Be Much Worse?

Ms. Career Girl

We turned to Carrie Carlton, Clinical Director (LCSW) of Beachway Therapy Center in Boynton Beach, Florida to outline the differences between social, problem and alcoholic drinking. COULD YOU BE AN ALCOHOLIC?

2018 170

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State

Workology

Workers compensation is defined as a form of insurance providing wage replacement and medical benefits to employees injured in the course of employment in exchange for mandatory relinquishment of the employee’s right to sue his or her employer for the tort of negligence.

New Civilian Internships Available for Military Service Personnel at the End of Military Service

Workology

US Special Operations Command (“USSOCOM”) (headquartered in Tampa, Florida) has created the “Care Coalition,” a program dedicated to transitioning wounded or medically eligible veterans to civilian jobs under recent amendments to the Wounded Warrior Assistance Act.

How to Survive in the New Job Market

Jobacle

To give you some idea of the size of the shift in worker’s rights; the nation’s largest confederation of union workers, i.e. workers with at least some guaranteed benefits and a decent pension plan, the AFL-CIO , had 20-million members in 1979 when the U.S.

2018 151

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Key West, Florida. Florida employers are permitted to use data obtained from personal credit history reports in their employment decisions. Florida is one of those states considering new laws banning the use of credit history reports in making hiring decisions.

2011 153

Best Companies to Work for 2014

Resume Bear

Baptist Health South Florida. Fortune’s Top 100 Companies to Work for 2014 List is out and Google tops the list again this year! List Rank. Company Name. of US Employees. Google. 42,162. 6,588. The Boston Consulting Group. 2,552. Edward Jones. 38,015. Quicken Loans. 8,386. Genentech.

2014 210

Why Podcasting Might Be Your Best Employee Communication Secret – Part 2

Workology

Companies like All Children’s Hospital in Florida are taking a different approach using the Blog Talk Radio platform. They currently have 29 episodes available to the public sharing company resources and information that benefits both the employee and the prospective candidate.

2015 143

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

Workology

Here’s a list of some of the popular sections: 8 Benefits of Being an Attendee at SHRM Annual. 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!)

Seven Short Q&A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

” As a general rule, Everett, most states’ laws say that you can collect both severance and unemployment benefits, and your being laid off would qualify you for these benefits. Palm Harbor, Florida. Florida City, Florida.

2012 141

Summertime Beauty Challenge! How to Achieve the Best Bikini Skin Zone.

Ms. Career Girl

There is also sugar wax, and many other varieties that boast different benefits. Shaving in between sessions ruins the benefits of waxing. The post Summertime Beauty Challenge! How to Achieve the Best Bikini Skin Zone. appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 151

“Can I be fired for having a sick child?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Racquel Orlando, Florida Answer: Dear Racquel: First, I would like to express my hope that your son is doing better, and that his illness will go into remission soon, if it has not already done so. Benefits, Pensions and Perq’s H. Unemployment Benefits AA.

2010 141

Should You Move for a Job?

Career Alley

Are there tax benefits or disincentives? The states with no state income tax are: Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington and Wyoming. By Leah O’Flynn, Executive Recruiter , IT Division. Moving is a big undertaking for most folks.

2013 190

50 Best Workplaces & Employers for Boomer & Traditional Generations

Workology

While the Millennial workforce is now the majority age demographic and candidate pool at your workplace, all employees bring different skills, experiences and benefits with them to the table as employees especially the older and more experience group of your employee population.

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question 1: I was fired in my last job in Florida. Ormond, Florida. If I involuntarily resign, do I have a shot at unemployment benefits? . As a general rule, if you resign from your job you do not get unemployment benefits.

2011 151

Creativity is Key to Saving Jobs From Becoming “Robotized”

Workology

Professor Richard Florida, in his article Robots Aren’t the Problem: It’s Us , says “Technology does not force us into a preordained path but enables us, or, more to the point, forces us to make choices about what we want our future to be like.” Florida says it is time to tap into “workers’ intelligence and capabilities as a source of innovation and productivity improvements.”

2014 101

Transgendered Employees in The Workplace

Competitive Resumes

Alice would have benefitted from a more personal session that would address how her change would impact the organization and the individuals in it. Guest post today is from Donn LeVie, Jr. He is an author, keynote speaker, and a former fortune 500 hiring manager for 25-years.

2016 136

How to Launch an Employee Wellness Contest at Your Company

Resume Bear

Some were doing their own thing and not all were at the same level,” said Theresa Monti, the company’s vice president of corporate benefits. For example, one division offered a week-long stay at a health camp in Florida to the winner of its contests.

2012 271

What Industry and Where You Live Helps in Finding a Job!

Resume Bear

In Florida, for example, a surprise rebound from a deep housing slump has helped pare the state’s jobless rate to 7.7 The state is also benefiting from a pickup in tourist and industries unrelated to housing. Much like the uneven recovery that is slowly pulling the U.S.

2013 197

Disaster & Your Employee Volunteerism Policy

Workology

A University of Florida study found companies benefit by allowing their employees to volunteer during work hours occasionally since they come back happier, more productive employees. In times of disaster, we tend to see the best in human behavior.

2011 131

Baby Boomers Unprepared For The Costs Of Long Term Care Coverage

Career Realism

Several employee benefit websites and benefit news sites have decided that by and large only 25% of baby boomers were prepared for any type of long-term care. A recent study appearing on Benefit News showed that an average age for long-term care policy issues was 43 in 2006.

COMIC – The Resume Bear looks for a better tomorrow

Resume Bear

Unemployment, Greedy employers, Benefits and and different points of view related to “Ethics!&#

2010 168

Five Myths and Realities Behind Temporary Work

Resume Bear

Reality: The fastest growth in the temporary industry is in professional and technical occupations, as both businesses and professionals have realized the benefits of greater flexibility. Businesses are using more and more temps to save money on benefits and insurance.

2010 243

Comic – The Resume Bear Visits the DOL

Resume Bear

Aug, 2010 4 Comments Freshly laid-off, Julian – The Resume Bear visits the local branch of the Department of Labor to apply for benefits.

2010 167

COMIC – The Resume Bear Gets a Job Lead

Resume Bear

Aug, 2010 at 12:36 pm With the unemployment benefits seemingly unlimited in time you can get them why would someone take a job for low pay. Aug, 2010 at 12:40 pm With the unempolment benefits seemingly endless who would take a low paying job now days.

2010 166

How to make sure you are prepared for a job interview

Resume Bear

Earnest job seekers will surely benefit from this advice.

2010 232

COMIC – The Resume Bear looks for a better tomorrow

Resume Bear

Unemployment, Greedy employers, Benefits and and different points of view related to “Ethics!&#

2010 159

???? 50 Career Coaches Who Give Free Consults On Every Topic You Need

JobMob

Similarly, in 6 Reasons You Might Need a Job Search Coach Now , job seeker coach Rita Ashley said that having a coach helps in “securing a better job, reaching it faster and gaining the intangible benefit of control over” your job search. Based in: Florida, USA.

2017 79

Five Myths and Realities Behind Temporary Work | Resumebear Online.

Resume Bear

Reality: The fastest growth in the temporary industry is in professional and technical occupations, as both businesses and professionals have realized the benefits of greater flexibility. Businesses are using more and more temps to save money on benefits and insurance.

2010 225

Top Tips for quickly improving your CV

Mildred Talabi

The type of job you are applying for will likely dictate which of these options you will proceed with, and some will benefit from multiple angles. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Simon Cruz is a former marketer and full-time recruitment agent, based in Tampa, Florida.

CV 101

Working and Living in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Workology

Richard Florida’s “creative class,” those engaged in innovation, design, and creative production, whether it be in the arts or sciences, are the least likely to be affected by the Fourth Industrial Revolution – because their jobs can’t be automated.

2016 102

DIY work experience: How to create your own internship

Career Alley

Be sure to always weigh the benefits of your internship against your duties, and put your foot down when things start to get bad. Currently, Karl has begun his search for computer schools in Florida to further his interests and career in the booming tech industry. “ The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. ” – Confucius.