Toast, Inc. Strives To Be The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Career Realism

headquartered in Boston, is a cloud-based restaurant software company that provides restaurants with a management and point of sale system. Smaller teams within Toast will also schedule gatherings to do fun activities outside of work, such as bowling or cooking classes.

2019 52

5 Public Speaking Myths You Need To Break

Ms. Career Girl

Amanda Hennessey is the founder of Boston Public Speaking and San Diego Public Speaking , where her innovative strategies give people confidence and charisma through finding their own unique voice. She is a co-founder of Boston Acting Classes, where she teaches with her husband, Art Hennessey.

2019 221

Top 10 Cities of Geeks

Resume Bear

San Diego, CA : Besides having world-class universities and research centers and loads of jobs for engineers and techies, this pretty, beach-side city boasts the zip code with the most museums in the United States. The tiny city was founded in 1651 and is located about 25 miles from Boston.

2011 259

Why Your Office Needs a Director of People

Workology

For instance, The Boston Consulting Group first exhibits dedication to their workforce far before they’re ever hired by devoting thousands of dollars and an average of 100 hours to recruiting each consultant in order to get the right people.

2013 142

Three Tips to Unleash the Creative Entrepreneurs in Your Community

Ms. Career Girl

From Boston to Bangladesh, creative entrepreneurs are building companies at the cutting edge of digital fabrication, augmented reality, design and entertainment. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is upon us.

Students and Grads Top 10 Companies

Resume Bear

Here are some additional tips for Students: Where did last year’s class find jobs? Includes students and recent graduates on LinkedIn as of the school year ending 2012. ** Class of 2012: Understanding the Needs of your Future Workforce; conducted by Achievers, Inc. &

2012 255

The Highest Paying Jobs for Non-College Grads

Career Alley

Pastry chefs are in high demand at first-class restaurants and bakeries. Byline: Lance Hines – Lance is a freelance writer and an artist who lives in Boston.

2013 198

Five Tips to Combating Ageism in Hiring, Part 2

Hiring Technical People

Once I hit 30 years of work, I referenced where I worked for the first ten years: “Worked as a software developer/project manager at these Boston-area companies.” However, they might hire me based on the classes and workshops I teach. It’s the same thing for classes and workshops you take. In Part 1 , I suggested five tips for the “older” job-seeker. In this part, I’ll talk about what you can do to craft your resume.

2016 113

Take Charge of Your Career as a Freshman

Workology

If you are an upper class student, make today the day you begin! Kellen Brink, a 2011 Boston University Grad, had an interest in law when she first started college. Welcome to college!

2014 158

Real Career Girls CEO Spotlight: Annbeth Eschbach, Exhale Spa

Ms. Career Girl

What's your favorite Exhale class? After opening our first 6 spa and fitness boutiques, in NYC, Boston, Dallas, and Chicago -the world changed and the winds shifted. The post Real Career Girls CEO Spotlight: Annbeth Eschbach, Exhale Spa appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 169

How to be a team player while Gen Z saves the planet

Penelope Trunk

To give you an idea of how much I did not flourish in college, I wrote every paper for every class on Lord of the Flies. I am the rebel, writing a blog post instead of dedicating my brainpower to reclaiming the East Boston shoreline: For the people!

2019 69

How Should You Acquire Domain Knowledge In Capital Market?

Imarticus Learning

Rather than ask an obvious question try asking questions like-Do all asset classes get mark-to-market action? Consulting firms – Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey and Company, PWC, Accenture, IBM GBS, etc.

2019 52

7 Ways To Meet New People (And Have Fun Doing It)

Career Realism

Instead, join a fitness class. It’s more of a social setting and the classes are usually pretty fun and diverse. Of course, there are a ton of other awesome classes out there, so check your local fitness clubs! Whether it’s on social media or pottery, try taking a class.

2016 96

How Should You Acquire Domain Knowledge In Capital Markets?

Imarticus Learning

Rather than ask an obvious question try asking questions like-Do all asset classes get mark-to-market action? Consulting firms – Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey and Company, PWC, Accenture, IBM GBS, etc.

2019 52

The College Student’s Guide to a Winning Resume

Resume Bear

Every time I teach my class on resume writing, I always start the lecture with the question, What is the goal of a resume? She had put her home address in New Jersey down while applying for full-time positions in Boston. Gone in sixty seconds.

5 Tips from a LinkedIn Jedi

Resume Bear

Gowel, a West Point graduate who served as a platoon leader in Iraq and has taught leadership classes at MIT, says CEOs and entrepreneurs are generally pretty bad at using LinkedIn. The man who wrote the book on LinkedIn shares his secrets to becoming an expert social networker.

2012 267

Top Internship Programs Announced

Ms. Career Girl

The Boston Consulting Group. The firm is wholly committed to advancing its intern class, and everyone in the entire firm made an effort to welcome us, include us, and ensure our questions were answered throughout the summer,” said one survey respondent. “On

Tweet Your Way to a Possible Job - Jobacle.com BLOG - Career.

Jobacle

Now I might embrace their stock if they go public… But I have to say, this article on WSJ.com caught my attention, “Here Tweeting is a Class Requirement.”

2011 201

7 Ways To Meet New People (And Have Fun Doing It)

Career Realism

Instead, join a fitness class. It’s more of a social setting and the classes are usually pretty fun and diverse. Of course, there are a ton of other awesome classes out there, so check your local fitness clubs! Whether it’s on social media or pottery, try taking a class.

2013 114

Jobs wanted, Harvard analysts suggest Rx for America’s unemployment doldrums

Resume Bear

Stronger union protections would help to reverse the trend of declining benefits and job security in working-class occupations in service and manufacturing, he added. An estimated 800 million people worldwide will join the ranks of the middle class by the year 2030.). “In

9 Famous Professors Who Rarely Teach

Resume Bear

And you plan to take a class with one of the university’s hot-shot, famous professors, a professor whose name even your buds who don’t know a G-string from string theory will recognize. You’re a good student.

2012 214

Men with families feel more trapped than ever. Here’s how to fix that.

Penelope Trunk

NYC, SF and LA require $150K/year in order to raise two kids in a middle-class life. This is true in the suburbs of places like Boston or Chicago as well. Here’s the problem men have today: They understand how bad it feels to be raised by a dad who is never around.

2014 114

Building Business Within a Community

Water Cooler Wisdom

I asked three local business owners how they reinforce the strong community ties that can ultimately lead to more sales: James DiSabatino, owner of  Roxy’s Grilled Cheese  in Boston; Cheryl Munoz, co-owner of  Sugar Beet Food Co-op  in Chicago; and Janet Schultz, owner of Blue-J Eco-Friendly Small Office Cleaning  in North Carolina.

7 Problems With Student Loan Forgiveness That Might Surprise You

Ms. Career Girl

In fact, the average class of 2016 graduate left school with $37,172 in student loans. When she’s not traveling, Rebecca’s writing from cafes all around Boston. The post 7 Problems With Student Loan Forgiveness That Might Surprise You appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 170

My Week at the NBA Summer League In Las Vegas, Part 1 (Featuring Lessons on Talent)

HR Capitalist

Sexton 7th in top 100 in class of 2017. Holiday 88th in class of 2015. Danny Ainge, GM and President of the Boston Celtics plopped down next to us during the game after the Celtics played on Monday like he was a tourist from Des Moines who decided to pop over to the gym after growing tired of the games on the strip. Went to Vegas this week with a few bloggers of note - Steve Boese, Tim Sackett and Matt Stollak.

Rajon Rondo, Slurs In The Workplace and "Maim Tom Brady".

HR Capitalist

Rondo, a four-time All-Star, was ejected after receiving consecutive technical fouls during a losing effort against the Boston Celtics in Mexico City on Dec. Ever stop and think about all the things you heard/said as a kid, and how the world has changed?

2015 56

The New Resume Rules of 2011

Career Rocketeer

Howard Seidel, a partner at Essex Partners in Boston who was interviewed by WSJ, explained that expanding the resume to two—or even three pages—is a good thing.

2011 90

The Power of Community Outreach

Water Cooler Wisdom

OPEN Forum asked three local business owners how they reinforce the strong community ties that can ultimately lead to more sales: James DiSabatino, owner of Roxy’s Grilled Cheese in Boston; Cheryl Munoz, co-owner of Sugar Beet Food Co-op in Chicago; and Janet Schultz, owner of Blue-J Eco-Friendly Small Office Cleaning in North Carolina.

Chat with Katherine Brooks, Author of “You Majored in What?!”

Ms. Career Girl

I started teaching my system in classes but couldn’t find a textbook that covered the material, so… I wrote the book! Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us!

2010 244

2014 was the end of the workplace revolution

Penelope Trunk

Like, I got a teaching position in Boston University’s writing program by submitting a story about being bulimic and using a blow job to make myself gag and then going to the bathroom for a quick, furtive throwing-up session before popping in my diaphragm to finish up.

2014 107

Online course: Write great blog posts that go viral

Penelope Trunk

One of my favorite jobs was giving lectures about writing at Brown, Harvard, Boston University, and University of Paris. For the most part, I loved it, except when I had students who’d confess that they wanted an A in my class only because they were applying to law school.

2016 80

Becoming a Shop Mechanic with NES Rentals

Career Realism

With the goal to promote from within and help its ambitious team members advance in their careers, NES Rentals offers tuition reimbursement toward classes or a degree in an employee’s field. Open Position: Shop Mechanic (Union) in Boston, MA.

2015 111

10 Job Interview Regrets To Avoid | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [07.12.10] View Comments 10 Job Interview Regrets To Avoid Stop kicking yourself. The interview is over and you’ve given it your best shot. Sure, you made a few mistakes. Few are perfect in the pressure cooker of a job interview.

2010 100

For Career Success In 2014, Think Like An Employer

Career Realism

Most of the Class of 2014 will cross the graduation stage without firm plans for the future. It’s up to you to determine whether you can imagine a life North Dakota—a fertile area for job growth–or if you must accede to your family’s demand that you stay in Boston.

2014 110

How to write about your life: Five-day seminar with Penelope Trunk. Plus special guest-appearance by The Farmer.

Penelope Trunk

I’ve lectured on writing at places like Boston University, Brown University, and the University of Paris. And, if any of you end up being ready for an agent, I’ll put you in touch with my agent, who has agreed to look at any proposals I send her way from this class.

2012 109

How to take ownership of what you really want

Penelope Trunk

The novel Fifty Shades of Grey is selling faster than a Harry Potter book right now. The book is about sexual domination in a contemporary setting, including the career woman who has everything, including a hot, successful boyfriend.

2012 113

Anti-Lebron: The Best Talent Culture In The NBA Is.

HR Capitalist

If you said the Los Angeles Lakers or Boston Celtics, congratulations. went through such a dry period between Bird/McHale and Garnett/Pierce/Allen that it's hard to say their talent culture is best in class.

2010 72

3 Common LinkedIn Mistakes Job Seekers Make

Career Realism

In 2006, I trained my MBA class on how to use LinkedIn. Hi Joshua, I obtained your name through the Boston University MBA LinkedIn Group. Back then virtually no one was on. And those that were on formed some kind of a tight-knit community.

2012 114

Business Strategies For Saving, Sharing, And Sustainability

Career Realism

However, you don’t have to settle for simple functionality because upgraded tools like AIM Pro and KonoLive now allow for desktop sharing, encrypted communication, and other business-class applications. It’s been said that you have to spend money to make money.

Explore the Career Path of an Architect

Career Realism

I work as an architect at a medium-sized firm in Boston, Massachusetts, and have worked here for five years if you include my internship and time spent as an entry-level drafter. I took an introductory architecture class and fell in love with it from there.

2012 77

Work for yourself without financial worries

Penelope Trunk

I am in Boston having post-traumatic stress syndrome from being too close to the town where I went to college. The kids are doing a music workshop and it’s in Newton, which is very close to Waltham, which is where I went to college.

2012 98

3 Rules high achievers never break

Penelope Trunk

I read about burgers in Boston and how to cook without recipes. I get an ultrasound of my arteries that is like an advanced biology class, if only I could stay awake. In case you were wondering what happened to the 20,000 bulbs I planted , here they are.

2013 114

update: giving thanks for a bonus when you hate your job

Ask A Manager

My office is located two blocks from where one of the bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon (I felt the blast from my desk) and while I had clients as far away as London calling me and other colleagues reaching out (I was the only one in the office that day – who would go into work on Marathon Monday if given a choice?!), I worked hard this summer for him, and spent a lot of time running, in yoga class, reading novels, watching movies, and needlepointing (my favorite things to do!)

2013 68