5 Wild St. Patrick's Day Cities From Coast to Coast

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re looking for such cities, here are five that will definitely not disappoint. Boston, Massachusetts. Boston is the home of the leprechaun. The city has the biggest event anyone can think of especially in South Boston. The post 5 Wild St.

Top 10 Cities of Geeks

Resume Bear

The capital of Connecticut is definitely built on the insurance industry, but it’s also dependent on the many engineering and science jobs located there. The tiny city was founded in 1651 and is located about 25 miles from Boston. Remember when geeks started having a comeback?

2011 259

9 Traits Of A Professional Resume

Tim's Strategy

My wife and I recently ate at an Italian restaurant in the North End of Boston, where I had Linguine Alla Pescatore and Caprese Salad (with fried tomato). Shorter is definitely better when it comes to writing paragraphs and sentences. University of Boston, Boston, MA.

2013 107

Hire for Cultural Fit: It’s Time to Add Other People, Pt 2

Hiring Technical People

Surely, in the Boston area, there must be non-white, young and older people looking for jobs. You will definitely have a particular corporate culture. In Hire for Cultural Fit: It’s Time to Add Women, Pt 1 , I wrote about the need to add women to your team, and what you could do. But just hiring women isn’t enough. You need race and age diversity, along with personality diversity to get the best products out of your teams.

2014 175

April Roundup

Ms. Career Girl

Coordinating a slew of editorial changes and new technology among a team of 12 busy girls from cities across the US was definitely a challenge but also a lot of fun. A Boston Marathon Story. This month the MCG team is proud to say we survived the launch of the New & Improved Ms.

2013 151

How To Get Jobs At Startups

JobMob

Okay, so everyone knows that Silicon Valley, Boston and New York are the major hubs in the US for start-up companies. As we mentioned earlier, you do not have to be in New York, Silicon Valley or Boston to get a job with a start-up company.

2013 111

How A Big Data Can Be Used In Retail Banking?

Imarticus Learning

There are many areas where banks are yet to ramp up their use of big data to reap benefits according to the Boston Consulting Group’s reports. . Data: Multi-source multi-system huge volumes of data petabytes being available which include high definitions of detail and features.

Innovation - Are There Any Original Ideas Left Anymore?

HR Capitalist

Case in point - would you believe Kurt Cobain lifted a riff from the classic rock band Boston to create "Smells Like Teen Spirit ", the groups breakout hit and perhaps the start of the floodgates for a musical movement called "Grunge"?". That's Boston's 'More Than a Feeling.'"

2011 79

Release Your Brilliance, Vuja De

Workology

Definition of Vuja De and Dja Vu. in Boston on “Organizational and Operational Readiness” and “Reverse Mentoring.” This One Time at BrandCamp. Last week, I took a few days off and went to camp – People’s Report Summer Brand Camp and Conference, in Dallas, TX.

2012 128

I’m insulted by a junior hire with the same title as me, thank-you notes after terrible interviews, and more

Ask A Manager

But it’s really up to you (and if you walk away thinking, “Ugh, I’d never work for them in any capacity,” then definitely no note is needed). If you can leave those fields blank, definitely do. But once you find a way to do it that won’t increase their costs, you can say something like, “Since I have a meeting in San Diego right after that, I’d like to book my second flight to San Diego rather than back to Boston. It’s five answers to five questions.

2019 63

Job Search – Soft Landing or Hard?

Career Alley

Early in my career I went on a business trip to Boston with our company’s head of Operations. I was in my early thirties and he was in his fifties and was a former US Air force pilot.

2012 158

Cat Chow Contest: This Dream Job Is the Cats Meow - Jobacle.com.

Jobacle

Several PetSmart stores will be holding casting calls, including locations in Phoenix, Boston, Tampa, Minneapolis and San Francisco. I definitely would love this position.

2011 234

How To Get Jobs At Startups

JobMob

Okay, so everyone knows that Silicon Valley, Boston and New York are the major hubs in the US for start-up companies. As we mentioned earlier, you do not have to be in New York, Silicon Valley or Boston to get a job with a start-up company.

2013 78

How To Deal With The First Career Transition

Career Realism

HR has been the constant through-out my career in various forms, but early on, I bounced around to various jobs within HR around the Boston area. I picked my top companies for the two locations I wanted to check out, Boston and New York City. I opted to stay in the Boston area.

Share Your Passion – Be an About.com Guide

Telecommuting Journal

Then in 2005 the NY Times Company acquired About.com for $410 Million, the largest acquisition for the Times since it purchased The Boston Globe for $1.1 I definitely don’t have the knack. If you’re looking for legitimate work at home jobs you might keep running across writing gigs that note “$675/mo base” as the compensation. Ever wonder what those job listings are referring to?

2011 100

Two (or More) Job Opportunities? – 18 Elements of Comparison – [Part 1 of 2]

Sklover Working Wisdom

The degrees and quality of Health Insurance coverage offered by prospective employers is one element of job offer comparison that my clients definitely do NOT pay enough attention to. “It’s not hard to make decisions. when you know what your values are.”. – Roy E. Disney.

2018 130

Reality and the City

Ms. Career Girl

Definitely do it. At this point I knew I had to get a parking spot which I definitely couldn’t afford. Zip cars are definitely plentiful around here- they even had a few in the parking garage of my old building. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.

2010 179

Balancing Business Realities with Employee Well-Being

Water Cooler Wisdom

Here are the insights William Bauer, managing director of  Royce Leather Gifts  in New Jersey, Rob Biederman, co-founder of  Hourly Nerd  in Boston, and Mike Mannon, president at  WD Communications  in Philadelphia, shared with us. Mike Mannon:  In times of intense growth, work-life balance is a priority, but home life definitely takes a hit.

2015 50

Entrepreneurs: How Work/Life Balance and Growth Can Mix

Water Cooler Wisdom

Here are the insights William Bauer, managing director of Royce Leather Gifts in New Jersey, Rob Biederman, co-founder of Hourly Nerd in Boston, and Mike Mannon, president at WD Communications in Philadelphia, shared with us. Mike Mannon:  In times of intense growth, work-life balance is a priority, but home life definitely takes a hit. Those who believe starting a business means fewer hours will probably find themselves mistaken.

Bobby Valentine’s Big Career Mistake: 9/11 Blame Game

Career Realism

Thanks to the way he handled the Boston Red Sox in 2012, Bobby V won’t be getting a managerial or coaching job anytime soon, but he may have officially destroyed his career with comments like those.

2013 103

10 Law Careers Worth Considering

Career Realism

The lack of definitive legislation in this area has created an increasing number of opportunities for lawyers who understand both the technology in question and its legal context – which you can learn by earning an LLM.

2012 109

Work-Life Balance: Your Guide to Achieving that Elusive Balance Between Work and Life

Personal Excellence Blog

For example, it is definitely not possible to set as your objectives to develop a successful management consultant career, spend a lot of time with your family, become a great tango dancer and read ten books a week. . Is it really feasible to achieve work-life balance nowadays?

2013 111

10 Law Careers Worth Considering

Career Realism

The lack of definitive legislation in this area has created an increasing number of opportunities for lawyers who understand both the technology in question and its legal context – which you can learn by earning an LLM.

2013 85

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. Well, the first time I was there was definitely not a good scene , but this time was not either.

2012 98

The Resume Box

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe The Resume Box by Rich DeMatteo on April 2, 2010 This is a guest post from Eric Leist , a Public Relations major in Boston University’s class of 2010.

2010 97

who pays for coffee, combining an interview and a trip, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s a business meeting, plus he’s inviting you, plus he’s your boss — each of those factors on their own point to you not paying , and taken all together, you definitely don’t need to pay. With your coworker, you definitely shouldn’t expect to reimburse her if she’s surprising you with coffee that you otherwise wouldn’t have requested. I’d ideally like to work in California, which is tough because I currently live and go to school in Boston.

2018 70

TPEB UK Meet-Up (Aug 21, 2011) – Pictures and Afterthought!

Personal Excellence Blog

We most definitely helped to boost their sales for that day. I told her that she should definitely go for it! Bubbly Adrienne (from US, Boston, and now staying in London) and her boyfriend, Robert. Hi everyone!

2011 69

employees aren’t covering their tabs when we go out for meals, my office is freezing, and more

Ask A Manager

The rest of the office isn’t exactly tropical and everyone makes comments on how cold it is on our floor but I definitely feel like an exception because, again, my office is six degrees colder than my coworkers. Now I’m having second thoughts, as I know I definitely don’t want to work with him. The last two years, my Boston-based employer has changed its wording for when the office is closed due to inclement weather. It’s five answers to five questions.

2017 57

wee answer Wednesday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

I work at Boston Market. Now, I can understand that he personally might not like the phrase, but 90% percent of the time, the customer replies to “Welcome to Boston Market” with “thanks, how are you?” She’s not very tactful and I can definitely see where she needs to improve (in the way she actually does business-it’s inefficient). I see a lot of potential in her ideas and think we can definitely do very well.

2012 52

my boss’s family comes to work with her, will employers care that I drop my G’s, and more

Ask A Manager

The office environment is definitely casual, and I have socialized with Boss on occasion outside of work, (we are close in age) but having her mom in meetings with outside consultants cheerfully introducing herself as “[Boss]’s mom and secretary” is a little embarrassing. I would never tell a person with a Boston or New York accent to change their voice. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss’s family members are volunteering in our department.

2017 61

5 Stupid Interview Questions (And How To Answer Them)

Corn on the Job

It’s my specialty, after training in Boston for it, and then training my entire company on it I’ve realized that I <3 Behavioral Interviewing. I definitely preferred the behaviorally-based questions, and completely loathed the traditional ones.

2009 107

How To Handle Bullying: An Important 6,600+ Word Guide

Personal Excellence Blog

It was definitely not a pleasant situation to be in. I’ll be going to Boston while I’m in NYC. Have you ever been bullied before, whether as a kid, teenager, or adult? What did you do about the bullying situation? Did you let it go? Did you stand up for yourself?

2011 109

My Review of 2011 (and Moving On To 2012!)

Personal Excellence Blog

Nov – Traveled around US East Coast, including Philadelphia, Washington DC, New York City and Boston (Dec). Making 2012 my year of intuition is definitely going to help in that. I’m excited, guys.

2011 60

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Perhaps there's a problem with our definition of happiness. Maybe you should revisit the official definition of "poverty"… Posted by Anna on January 14, 2010 at 1:47 pm | permalink | Reply Break it down for Anna, Penelope. Yes, I know Asperger's puts a different cast on that issue; I don't know that I have it, but I definitely identify with its traits.) I can't discuss something unless I know we agree on a definition.

2010 87

How to be lost with panache | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

It's definitely something we thought we would never do, but a lot of "jump in" talk convinced me to just get out there and do it instead of think about it. Is this your first time here?

2010 109

How to express your true self at work | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

' I'm definitely one of those people who would benefit from having edit functions on my actual speech and behavior. " An angle for past paychecks from Yahoo and the Boston Globe. Is this your first time here?

2010 106

How To Be More Likeable At Work: 10 Things To Do Today

Career Realism

Speaking well was a definite strength, he could literally mesmerize an audience. Watch The Office, Boston Legal, and Jon Stewart. People with good manners are most definitely likeable, if nothing else, most of us like being around people who have good manners.

2013 83

Productivity is about finding space | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I remember when I taught creative writing to freshmen at Boston University. Posted by LPC on April 12, 2010 at 11:34 am | permalink | Reply As someone of generation Y, I definitely fall victim to overstimulation and trying to do too much at once. Definitely a good space to think in.

2010 100

The worst thing they could've said was, “Nein”

Corn on the Job

I am trying to break out of that mold and this is definitely an inspirational post. In the history of Boston University’s Paris Study Abroad Internship Program, I was the first to land an interview with L’Oréal. There is an expression in French, “qui ne tente rien n’a rien&# – he who tries nothing gets nothing (more or less) and I think that’s definitely at play here.

2009 52

How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

It's nice to see your real sense of humor emerging…not all obsessed with the whackjob east coast definition of success (money, plastic surgery, mental illness…yikes, how they can get anyone to live in NY, Boston or DC is beyond me!) Is this your first time here?

2010 112

reputation repair at work, someone keeps stealing my jobs, and more

Ask A Manager

I am a patent secretary in the Boston area. I am struggling to determine who I should contact for a professional reference, as I definitely do not want to list my current employer. It’s fast answer Friday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Can I save my reputation at my summer job?

2013 55

How to hit a wall at work, with grace | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

And then, after burning every bridge possible at Boston University, I left, one credit short of a graduate degree. I have played professional volleyball, I climbed the corporate ladder in Fortune 500 marketing, I was a journalist at the Boston Globe, and I’ve gotten three startups funded. Posted by Marshall Wayne on December 29, 2009 at 4:35 am | permalink | Reply I thought your comment to the article was brilliant- definitely not overboard. Is this your first time here?

2009 73

Why do long interview processes fail?

Corn on the Job

Resume screening needs to be quick, and the company must only communicate with those that are definitely qualified for the position. Not only did I fly to Boston for Behavioral Interview training to become an expert, I also learned how to train managers to accept the process.

2009 87