CAPITALIST MAILBAG: What's the Most HRish Thing to Come Out of Boston?

HR Capitalist

Hey Capitalist/KD: What''s the most HRish thing to come out of the Boston tragedy? You put a shame on our entire family -- the Tsarnaev family -- and you put a shame on the entire Chechen ethnicity," Tsarni said. I''m betting you''ve got something to say about the media coverage. Becka from Charlotte. Hey Becka - . Media coverage? Talking at length when you know nothing? Sounds like HR, right? Or maybe marketing. Hey now!

What justifies relocating a family?

Penelope Trunk

I taught creative writing at Boston University and I loved it. I knew the family had to make a choice. Just like there are no families where two people have high-powered careers, there are no families where two people are chasing unrelenting dreams. But I want a family where we help each other meet our goals. I am cooking but it’s in a slow cooker.

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People Are Supposed to Be Good

Workology

I woke up hearing everything that is going on in Boston and the manhunt being ensued. A couple months ago I had something happen that sent me and my family into a tailspin. They walked into the home we invited them in and violated me and my family. My family, my friends and those that I love are what keep me strong. Life bad people boston good people happiness life oklahoma city Excuse me if I get a little emotional this morning.

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

Penelope Trunk

This is true in the suburbs of places like Boston or Chicago as well. You earn enough to support a family in a metropolitan area. Here’s the problem men have today: They understand how bad it feels to be raised by a dad who is never around. There’s a generation of boys who didn’t eat dinner with their dad. Only saw their dad on the weekend. Changed schools five times so their dad could relocate to get the best job, over and over again.

2014 87

Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the mix Posted to: Entrepreneurship | Money | Negotiating November 25th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I think its safe to say that for the majority of people, Thanksgiving is not about goodness and gratitude, but rather, family drama. There are pieces of the family business I’m dying to tell you about.

2009 66

Envision. Create. Believe: Real Women Talk About Finding Your Work-Life Balance

Ms. Career Girl

We all want to find balance, that stable point between work and family, social and professional, private time and brand exposure. Women are breaking down walls, carrying successful careers and amazing families side by side while finding time to give back to our communities, see out friends, and fit in a #SideHustle for that fun money. Susan Harrison , a former teacher in Boston, MA who recently founded V?c Every aspect of my universe is this from career, to home, to family.

2015 179

Top 5 Ways Employers Can Help Women Advance

Resume Bear

Equal pay, more visible female leadership and more family-friendly work policies are among the most beneficial ways in which companies can help women advance, according to male and female respondents to the latest Randstad US Employee Engagement Index study. More family-friendly work policies was the third most cited overall, selected by 31 percent of women and 26 percent of men. Employer Tips equal pay family friendly workplace women in leadership

Women 168

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

Workology

I should be able to take a vacation with my family and not feel guilty because someone else made different choices and is not able to do so. Up until two years ago, I had never taken a trip other than camping at a beach or staying at a dive hotel on the Colorado River or road trips with family. We need time off to rejuvenate and learn how to connect again with our families, friends, and loved ones – other than rushing out the door to our different destinations.

15 Summer Releases for your TBR List

Ms. Career Girl

As her best friend Layla senses the urgent danger Ruby is in, she uncovers secrets about their families’ intertwined pasts, and realizes her bond to Ruby is more complicated than it seems. It’s finally summertime!

2020 282

What Are We Doing in the Azores?

WorkEngagement

It turned out that the only direct flight from Lisbon to Boston on Sata Air (a partner airline of TAP), made a stop here. We then continued to Boston. The plane, that was mostly full for the two-hour hop from Lisbon to the Azores was barely a quarter full for the flight to Boston, Ponta Delgada was the place to be. We were heading towards messy precipitation wandering across the freezing point in Boston.

2013 100

Leave Work at Work and Make the Most of July 4th

Career Realism

Take a trip over with your family or friends and make this July 4th one to remember. Go to Boston. Make your way to Boston! MORE: Balancing Family & Work: 5 Mini Vacation Ideas. Take the holiday to spend some quality time with your family. Family & Work Fourth of July hoilday July 4th vacation workEveryone needs a break from work once and awhile, even you!

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

Personal Excellence Blog

This may mean time spent with your family, time dedicated to grow spiritually or get into a better physical shape, to pursue a hobby and so on. For example, spending quality time with your family may be very important to you. For example, don’t lie to yourself that you are happy to work all day long and spend very little time with your family, if this is not true. Is it really feasible to achieve work-life balance nowadays? Or is it just a myth?

2013 86

Looking for proof? It is there!

Careers Done Write

That is how many of us felt over the hours and days following the terror attacks in Boston. In the case of the terror attack in Boston, many found that “proof through the night” on Thursday, April 19 th when the parade of law enforcement and ambulances drove through the streets of Watertown. I offer my deepest condolences to the victims and families. Finally, thank you to the Boston area residents, who remind us of the meaning of patriotism and courage.

2013 114

Leave Work at Work and Make the Most of July 4th

Career Realism

Take a trip over with your family or friends and make this July 4th one to remember. Go to Boston. Make your way to Boston! MORE: Balancing Family & Work: 5 Mini Vacation Ideas. Take the holiday to spend some quality time with your family. Family & Work Fourth of July hoilday July 4th vacation workEveryone needs a break from work once and awhile, even you!

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Education tech firm plans new campus, 300 jobs in Tennessee : Family Support campus to open for fall semester, company official says. Boston, Massachusett’s thoughtbot growing, adding jobs in 2014 : App design and development firm is Ruby on Rails expert. RapidMiner opens worldwide HQ in Cambridge, Massachusetts : Predictive analytics firm hiring for Boston-area office. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.

2014 110

“Why I Love My Father” (A Father’s Day Tribute: Happy Father’s Day To All Father Figures!)

Personal Excellence Blog

Tomorrow is Father’s Day, and today I’d like to dedicate this post to all the wonderful fathers, father figures, and male mentors out there who have touched the lives of people out there: be it your own kids, others’ kids, your family, people you’ve mentored, people you’ve coached, and the world at large. What I remember the most was that he was always there supporting our family and providing a pillar of strength.

2012 87

The Secret To Meaningful, Fulfilling Social Relationships (How To Remove Social Anxiety From Your Life)

Personal Excellence Blog

Note: by relationships, I’m referring to all kinds of relationships, including friendships, business relationships, romantic relationships, familial relationships, etc). During my travels however, I’ve had the great honor to meet with so many amazing, incredible people everywhere, from Holland, Germany, Paris, Spain, London, Philadelphia, Washington DC, New York, Boston, Los Angeles, and finally San Francisco. Hi Celes, I’m have social phobia/anxiety.

2012 78

Quarantine with my ex changes my opinion about good careers

Penelope Trunk

” I told myself it’s ridiculous that he can have a job that does not pay enough to support a family. I call Nino and he flies to Boston. The only family he has in the world are his parents and us and none of us are in Madison. We are being a family.

2020 93

Entrepreneurial Advice from One Fierce Mom to Another

Ms. Career Girl

Raising four kids, moving multiple times and working a day JOB all the while starting Kick Like A Girl, Inc, this phrase is a daily reminder to me to be patient and to focus on the “here and now” whether it be family or business it will work out if you stay focused and organized. As the 5th child in a large family, she earned a soccer scholarship at the University of Denver in 1989 and absolutely loved every minute of her time at DU.

2017 125

The Highest Paying Jobs for Non-College Grads

Career Alley

So unless you’re Mark Zuckerberg or some transplanted suburban kid that spawned from a rich family, the only way it doesn’t pay to have a four-year degree is to have a career in one of the following highest paying jobs available for non-college grads: Pastry Chef. Byline: Lance Hines – Lance is a freelance writer and an artist who lives in Boston.

2013 251

Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

CareerPro Inc CareerPro Inc has been in service for 28 years and is both veteran and family owned. Best Career Coach in Boston. Home to world renown colleges and universities, Boston is the 21 st most populous city in the United States. Best Career Coaches in Your City.

2020 52

We’re in New Hampshire campaigning for Bernie!

Penelope Trunk

Last night at midnight, our theoretical family bedtime, we were listening to the most recent episode of our favorite podcast, Chapo Traphouse. Boston is about an hour away from Durham.” I said, “We are here from Boston.

The benefits of transparency are bigger than you can imagine, which is why transparency feels so hard

Penelope Trunk

He’s in Boston now. ” I want to believe I picked Boston because there is a teacher there who is a good fit. But really I think I picked Boston because I never tell anyone how much I’m failing my kids, but Lauren visits me a lot , so maybe she sort of already knows, because she says things like, “There needs to be a lid on your trash can so the garbage doesn’t make the whole kitchen smell.” But the next day I sent my younger son to Boston.

2018 78

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

Ms. Career Girl

A personalized support team could be made up of all kinds of professionals—and, of course, a few trusted friends and family members. Job Market Solutions is based in Raleigh, NC and has offices in Seattle, Boston, Irvine, Austin, and Raleigh.

2020 214

What Being a Diverse, Female Entrepreneur Has Taught Me About Challenges and Uncertainty 

Ms. Career Girl

This is the time to lean on teammates, friends, family, and mentors. Prior to serving with Teach for America, DoAmaral attended Boston University and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Studies Education. .

2020 151

10 Books to Unwind with This Memorial Day

Ms. Career Girl

Intense female friendships, dysfunctional families and the drama-filled hills of Hollywood – yes, that’s the literary recipe for one of your favorite 2017 reads. A fiercely emotional story on family loyalty and giving in to the sweet desires of the heart (even when inconvenient), The Simplicity of Cider is soul-food for any sentimental girl boss this summer. The post 10 Books to Unwind with This Memorial Day appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 162

The three types of independence everybody needs

Penelope Trunk

You divorced your family. You literally threw your family out because it wasn’t good enough and you’re telling me I shouldn’t throw out food? ” I want to tell you this was shocking, but this is actually a common scene in our family: Nino is tone deaf.

2021 56

A Hiring Manager’s Starting Guide to Twitter

Hiring Technical People

It’s fine if you want to be SusiesDad when you want to tweet about Susie to your friends and family. Add your city or major metropolitan area, such as #Boston or #NYC for Boston or New York, especially if you are not going to pay for relocation. One of the things that’s so hard about hiring these days is that it’s so dependent on your personal network. LinkedIn is part of your network. Twitter has to be a part of your network.

Many Colleges and Universities have jumped on Pinterest

Resume Bear

We’re big fans of the way that Texas A&M makes being an Aggie a family affair. Historic Boston. As a women-centered university located in Boston, Simmons College has a lot to offer when it comes to the history of the city. Old photos, maps, and historic architectural projects can be found in the college’s Historic Boston pinboard. Newlyweds, families, and old married couples contribute to this pinboard’s warm and fuzzy feeling.

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. Pretty unheard of, but The Boston Consulting Group gets it. Law firm Alston & Bird LLP takes a whole-person approach as they see the value in encouraging employees to be well rounded, pursuing outside interests and focusing on family.

2013 109

Labor Disputes On the Rise in the US

Workology

Market Basket Employees Work Stoppage in Boston. In what is by far the most unusual labor relations story of the week, employees at a grocery chain in Boston are actively calling on customers to boycott stores in an effort to get their beloved CEO back after he was fired in a behind the scenes family business feud. Strikes, Lockouts and Boycotts, Oh my! . We’re going out on strike!

2014 96

3 Companies Hiring Remotely For Sports Lovers

Career Realism

Some of GumGum's sports clients include the Boston Bruins, Kansas City Chiefs, Toronto Raptors, and New York Mets, just to name a few. DraftKings is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, and has a total of 10 other U.S.

10 Tips To Achieve A Perfect Harmony In Your Career And Life

Ms. Career Girl

Have a word or two with your colleagues, superior, partner and family about these boundaries. Cherish your relationships and family. Your healthy relationships with family, friends and close ones are possibly the best source of inner peace and contentment. You may come across a system that enables you to function more productively while sparing enough for precious family time. She has pursued her PhD from Boston University.

2017 103

Gross Up – Key Words & Phrases

Sklover Working Wisdom

So, for example, if an employee is asked to move his or her residence for a year or two from Boston to Belgium, moving expenses (for themselves and their family) is considered non-deductible for them, and if the employer reimburses them for that expense, all of the reimbursement is considered income to the employee, who must pay tax on it. What is the meaning of. Gross Up”?

2019 100

Finding the Best Ways to Conduct a Job Search Online

Career Alley

Invest the time to set up your profile and make sure that you’re connected with family and friends, former bosses and co-workers, and colleagues you’ve met through professional events like conferences. If you live in Boston, for example, it’s worth visiting Boston.com as part of your job site explorations.

2013 231

A Great Gift for Granny: Being Connected

Workology

For my mom, we arranged for her to follow favorite schools, towns, local and national news organizations, a favorite store, and the Boston Red Sox. Your family is no different. It’s not always easy to think of the right gift for Grandma or Grandpa because they always seem to have everything they need. Consider giving them the gift of connectedness this holiday season. My 78 year old mother joined Facebook and got her first email account on the same day last month.

2013 101

Students and Grads Top 10 Companies

Resume Bear

They use social and professional networks to research companies, explore trends, and get the inside scoop on careers from classmates, friends and family. When we looked at Top 10 lists for mid-sized companies (1000 – 10,000 employees) across different countries, some interesting trends emerged: The Boston Consulting Group & Facebook have the most global appeal to students and recent graduates – either of them appear in every Top 10 country list except Brazil.

2012 196

Best Companies to Work for 2014

Resume Bear

The Boston Consulting Group. JM Family Enterprises. 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. 2,552. Edward Jones. 38,015. Quicken Loans. 8,386. Genentech. 11,998. salesforce.com. 6,739. Intuit. 7,728. Robert W. Baird & Co. 2,704. DPR Construction. 1,356. Camden Property Trust. 1,784. Wegmans Food Markets. 43,564. David Weekley Homes. 1,052.

2014 161

Dual Enrollment Students More Likely to Attend, Graduate From College

Resume Bear

High school students who take college courses are significantly more likely to attend and graduate from college than peers who do not, according to a study of more than 30,000 Texas high school graduates by Boston-based education nonprofit Jobs for the Future (JFF). These benefits held for all racial groups and for students from low-income families.

2012 184

LinkedIn’s Youthful Expansion

Workology

Do you have a teenager in your family? in Boston? LinkedIn also shows sensitivity to the younger user and their families. Well there is big news in the world of social media: LinkedIn is now available for high school users. Students as young as 14 in the US are welcome on LinkedIn’s social networking site as a result of their newly revised terms of service. The allowable ages vary depending on citizenship.

2013 117

Dispatches from Thanksgiving

Penelope Trunk

My other family members have information about Covid testing. When Nino arrived at the testing place in Boston the line was about five blocks long.

2020 56

“In-The-Meantime Clause” – This is One to Remember

Sklover Working Wisdom

TWO ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES”: Melinda was a 32-year-old family practice physician recruited to leave her home and practice in the suburbs of Boston to join a large family-medicine practice in southern Maine. And always do what you can to achieve for yourself, your family, and your career. You can’t do better than to expect the unexpected. Nothing is so certain as the unexpected.” . - English Proverb.

2013 122

Eggs, Milk and Discrimination: Parental Work Perks That Don’t Work

Workology

Does your manager understand and respect your basic human needs — for rest, leisure, time with family — and set boundaries between work and life? 33% of all moms working full-time said affordable health insurance (including dental) was the most helpful family-friendly benefit that their organization provided.

2015 108