The Economy Stinks But I Am Going On Vacation – So There!

Workology

Two divorces and a dreadful economy have taken their toll. Time off – time away from work – is important. ”Only in America have working hours increased,” states Bill Beuttler in his post, We Work Too Hard in Boston Magazine. Trial and Hardship.

Three Tips to Unleash the Creative Entrepreneurs in Your Community

Ms. Career Girl

If you are wondering how to take on the challenges of a shifting global economy, investing in creative industries entrepreneurs tackles economic, civic, and social challenges and is found in every community in every corner of the globe. The creative economy is huge.

Non-Competes Can Hurt Your Hiring

Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. FYI: Scott Kirsner, the columnist, has a blog, Innovation Economy, and several other articles about non-competes.

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Using Your Network

Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

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Top 10 Rebounding USA Markets | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Oct, 2010 0 Comments According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , these are the top markets rebounding from a sucky economy (as best they can). Boston 3. foreclosures Economy still hobbling along The absurdity of campaign finance reform (Tea) Partying for Halloween?

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

400 high-tech jobs coming to Chicago, Illinois : Small businesses bring big results to the next generation of city’s economy. Boston, Massachusett’s thoughtbot growing, adding jobs in 2014 : App design and development firm is Ruby on Rails expert.

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Top 10 Cities For New Grads

Resume Bear

Boston, MA – Boston has the lowest unemployment rate of the top east coast cities (7.1%), yet the cost living is higher than NYC ($1,112). Still, Boston hones many educated citizens and large companies. But, the economy has not recovered fully, as unemployment is 9.2%.

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Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers

Resume Bear

For all I know, Washington has a growing, diversified economy with an increasing percentage of professional and business service jobs. foreclosures Economy still hobbling along The absurdity of campaign finance reform (Tea) Partying for Halloween?

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Carbonite’s new Boston, Massachusetts HQ has space for 400 : Online backup firm will have space to add 150 new employees. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ.

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Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

For all I know, Washington has a growing, diversified economy with an increasing percentage of professional and business service jobs. foreclosures Economy still hobbling along The absurdity of campaign finance reform (Tea) Partying for Halloween?

The Road to the CBAP is Not Paved by Applied Knowledge

Hiring Technical People

I have changed industries when the economy went downhill; moving into e-commerce and the wonderful world of websites and mobile applications, becoming very successful. Joined the Greater Boston IIBA – early bird special $28. I have the pleasure of introducing a guest writer for today’s post, Tina Underhill. Take it away, Tina! The Road to the CBAP is Not Paved by Applied Knowledge. The glorified CBAP credentials have been a desire of mine since their inception.

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What Businesses Hire a Corporate Financial Analyst?

Imarticus Learning

Companies like Boston Consulting Group, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Citi, Fidelity Investments are some established players in the financial domain and they have a plethora of opportunities for those who want to pursue a career as a financial analyst.

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Top 5 Ways Employers Can Help Women Advance

Resume Bear

The company regularly creates and curates content on its Women Powering Business blog and convenes live conversations about women in leadership through its Women Powering Business initiative, including upcoming events in San Francisco (November 12) and Boston (November 14).

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What Businesses Hire a Corporate Financial Analyst?

Imarticus Learning

Companies like Boston Consulting Group, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Citi, Fidelity Investments are some established players in the financial domain and they have a plethora of opportunities for those who want to pursue a career as a financial analyst.

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The Top Four States to Start a Nursing Career

Ms. Career Girl

Why you should move there: A quarter of a million young people live in the Boston Cambridge area, making it the youngest metropolitan area in the nation. Alaska has a stable economy, and in many places is not nearly as cold as you think.

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How to Use a Recruiter in Your Job Search

Hiring Technical People

Some recruiters have entry-level jobs, but that’s rare in this economy. I now have a short list of six trusted Boston-area recruiters, whom I refer and recommend. Do not use more than two recruiters at a time–they will be showing you the same jobs, especially in a down economy. If you’re looking for a job, and you have more than two years of experience, you can consider using a recruiter.

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

Resume Bear

economy have recovered from the recession, American jobs haven’t returned with them. But a key to replacing them lies in understanding where the American economy is most competitive and where it can become more so. The economy retains enormous strength,” Rivkin said.

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.

A New Book About HubSpot Reinforces The Truth About Your Culture.

HR Capitalist

Hubspot, a beacon for company culture in the new economy, recently got reminded of this as Dan Lyons (a former Hubspot employee) released a new book called Disrupted. Here’s how that guy describes HubSpot in his jaded tome of life at corporate HQ in Boston: .

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

Ms. Career Girl

Same thing with careers– they, too, can be influenced by unexpected intervening variables (a bad economy for instance) that can throw off any “predicted&# plans. In a tough economy, how should students change their job search strategy? Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.

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How SMBs Set Financial Direction

Water Cooler Wisdom

Almost half are optimistic about the 2016 economy—and with good reason. I asked three small-business owners—Sarah Jacoby, owner of dance center Studio 9 in Poughkeepsie, New York; Jenne Myers, CEO of nonprofit Chicago Cares in Chicago; and Vick Vaishnavi, CEO of software firm Yottaa in Boston—about their financial preparation for this year, as well as their anticipated results.

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Common Sense Social Media Job Search Etiquette | Career Rocketeer

Career Rocketeer

In a tough economy, many employers don’t want to take chances. Guest Expert: Scott Foley is a Principal of Winter, Wyman’s Boston Accounting & Finance Contract Jobs division.

The Job Market for Tech is Moving Forward. You Should Too.

Career Rocketeer

Despite a negative perception of the economy, the challenge isn’t finding jobs, it’s finding enough talented technologists to meet the demand. billion for 341 deals, while Boston raised $2.2 This is the first time NYC has ever passed Boston in total number of VC deals.

Balancing Business Realities with Employee Well-Being

Water Cooler Wisdom

According to a 2015  Ernst & Young  study, a third of full-time employees in some of the world’s largest economies say maintaining good work-life balance has become more difficult in the last five years. 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.

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5 Tips For Dating While You’re Unemployed

Career Realism

Discover What You’re Passionate About Being single during a career transition can be an exciting experience, according to Adam LoDolce, a Boston-based dating coach for both men and women. When you’re unemployed , one of your biggest fears is being judged by others.

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40 Best Career Counselor Blogs for the Brand New Graduate

Resume Bear

Boston Career Counselor Blog : Get some free career counseling that will help you whip your resume into shape, ace an interview and network your way into a new job. Recommended Post: “ Finding Jobs in a Down Economy.&#.

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10 Law Careers Worth Considering

Career Realism

population growing and the economy beginning to recover from its recession, a greater number of individual and corporate tax returns are filed each year. As the economy swings upward again, it brings greater opportunities in the vast field of business law.

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10 Law Careers Worth Considering

Career Realism

population growing and the economy beginning to recover from its recession, a greater number of individual and corporate tax returns are filed each year. Business Law As the economy swings upward again, it brings greater opportunities in the vast field of business law.

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3 Common LinkedIn Mistakes Job Seekers Make

Career Realism

And no, it’s not the economy either. Hi Joshua, I obtained your name through the Boston University MBA LinkedIn Group. In 2006, I trained my MBA class on how to use LinkedIn. Back then virtually no one was on. And those that were on formed some kind of a tight-knit community.

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6 Tips For Dating While You’re Unemployed

Career Realism

Being single during a career transition can be an exciting experience, according to Adam LoDolce, a Boston-based dating coach for both men and women. For instance, rather than talking about how the economy is killing your industry, or how hiring folks just don’t “get you,” focus on what’s working. When you’re unemployed, one of your biggest fears is being judged by others. When it comes to dating, that fear can be amplified.

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5 Nonprofits Changing The World

Career Realism

economy. Founded in Boston in 1987 by Dr. Paul Farmer, Thomas J. In recent years, the nonprofit sector has been one of the few highlights in the U.S. Between 2001 and 2011, the number of nonprofits increased 25 percent; from 1.2 million to 1.5 million, according to the Urban Institute.

2013 92

10 Twitter Profiles Of Public Health Advocates

Career Realism

Maggie Mahar is the creator of Health Beat, a blog covering health care, the economy, politics and public health. David Harlow is a health care lawyer, consultant, speaker and blogger from Boston.

Resume Keywords - The What, Why, and How

Resume Boutique

► February (1) Video Resumes in a Down Economy - Risks vs. Reward. ► August (1) How and When to Accept a Job Offer in this Economi. Resume Boutique Blog Look your best on paper. Show your best in person.™

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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.

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

Penelope Trunk

Heinlein Posted by Jens Fiederer on August 30, 2010 at 10:44 pm | permalink | Reply There goes the economy… Eclecticism may nurture our souls, but specialization earns our bread. " An angle for past paychecks from Yahoo and the Boston Globe. Is this your first time here?

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

Penelope Trunk

His book, Create Your Own Economy , is about how the information flow of the Internet allows us to manage our careers differently than before. For example, people who are focused on information (infovores, as Tyler calls them) but not on face-to-face social interaction can flourish in an information economy. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Do you overemphasize happiness?

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How to know if you'll be good at sales | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Posted by Cat in Boston on November 19, 2009 at 3:09 pm | permalink | Reply Ha. Posted by Christien on November 20, 2009 at 2:48 pm | permalink | Reply In today's economy, it seems the most valuable positions are either creating something or selling something someone has created. Is this your first time here?

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First, be honest about what you want | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Due to the economy at the time, his family quit their dairy business and eventually sold the farm. I've since moved away and have lived and/or spend considerable time in the Pacific NW, Southern California, the Carolinas, Boston, and New York City. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog First, be honest about what you want Posted to: Goal setting | Knowing yourself November 2nd, 2009 Del.icio.us

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How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

In an increasingly dynamic world, quick, good training capabilities are critical to our country and economy. I know there are a lot of people who just enroll because they don't know what else to do (just look at this years application and enrollment figures – the highest ever because of the economy and high unemployment). They can't get enough of Vanderbilt, USC, Boston University, and Colby, but if you mention UVA, Washington University in St.

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Shifting the balance of power. (Mainstream media stinks.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Shifting the balance of power. Mainstream media stinks.) Posted to: Journalism | Parenting November 6th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I wake up Wednesday at 4am to a phone call: The Guardian, in London, asking for an interview about my miscarriage twitter. Then a half-hour later, an Irish radio station. And then the phone kept ringing.

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My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog My miscarriage — on CNN, ABC and AOL Posted to: Women October 1st, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I don't usually post clips of myself when I go on TV. But I'm posting this one, where I talk about trying to get an abortion in Wisconsin and end up with a miscarriage at work instead.

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bad recruiter behavior: deceptive sales tactics

Ask A Manager

Anyway, before I get too into my diatribe about the suckocity (yeah, I had to make up a word) of looking for a job in this economy, I’ll get to the point.

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coworkers can't see past my Russian accent — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

This isn’t just non-american accents, I recently read an article that a lot of people go to speech therapy to lose brooklyn or boston accents because they feel like there are certain stereotypes or stigmas attached to them.

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