Career Success Strategy For Professionals Over 40

Career Realism

A study released by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College indicated many companies have reservations about hiring older workers because of these preconceived notions. Strategy: Develop An “Age Friendly” Resume.

Enterprise 2.0 Conference — Geeks at Work

Workology

conference in Boston brought together thought leaders focused on applying social software strategies to improve business performance. boston enterprise 2.0 When Geeks Go Corporate at Work. The Enterprise 2.0

2012 131

Business Strategies For Saving, Sharing, And Sustainability

Career Realism

But no one ever said that you had to spend unnecessarily when alternative strategies are available. Here are some business strategies to think about: Business Travel. Sustainable Business Strategies. It’s been said that you have to spend money to make money.

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

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. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

2009 130

Using Your Network

Hiring Technical People

Q&A with the Recruiting Animal → Using Your Network Posted on May 13, 2008 by johanna I found my first job with the help of an on-campus recruiter, and with a local Boston-area recruiter.

2008 130

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. career job Job Search job search strategy job seekers resumebear

2012 247

Employee Engagement and Storytelling for Business Leaders

David Zinger

I am looking very forward to going to Boston next week and taking a storytelling and leadership course. I will be looking for lessons, tips, strategies, and tactics for employee engagement. Employee Engagement Anecdote Boston David Zinger Kevin Bishop storytelling

2012 76

60 Percent of Jobs are Filled through Referrals

Resume Bear

The employee referral and a direct connection are among the strongest screening tools available, said Lisa Rowan, program director of HR, Learning and Talent Strategies for Framingham, Mass.-based

2011 256

The College Student’s Guide to a Winning Resume

Resume Bear

She had put her home address in New Jersey down while applying for full-time positions in Boston. Deborah Federico is an Assistant Director of Undergraduate Career Services in the School of Management at Boston University. Gone in sixty seconds.

Ask Deb – 5 Steps to Step Up Your Job Search

Careers Done Write

JG, Chief Information Officer, Boston, MA. The other thing that you may want to consider is getting a coaching session or two on job search strategies and/or interview skills. Ask Deb Job Search Strategies career advice networking

2010 229

Many Colleges and Universities have jumped on Pinterest

Resume Bear

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.

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

Resume Bear

companies could adopt those strategies at home, he added, by investing in solutions that target education deficits, environmental damage, and rising health care costs in the communities where they operate. While parts of the U.S.

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. Transitioning from college into full-time work is rarely an easy journey.

2011 263

50 Happiest Companies for 2012

Resume Bear

Boston Scientific. Career Advice College Graduates College Students Featured Articles For Recruiters Government Jobs Green Jobs Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Job Openings Job Trends Jobs News Why ResumeBear?

2012 256

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. Does public speaking need to fill us with dread?

2019 221

A Hiring Manager’s Starting Guide to Twitter

Hiring Technical People

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. You cannot afford to leave Twitter out of your sourcing strategy as a hiring manager. He tracks the trends from the employer side and hiring strategy. Hiring the Best Knowledge Workers agile hiring hiring strategy network recruiting social media Twitter

ResumeBear Tips For “2012? New Grads on Linkedin

Resume Bear

Some of the best of these include the Boston College Alumni Group and The Penn State Alumni Association.

2012 283

How Searching for an IT Job is Different than Searching for Any Other Job - Guest Post

Careers Done Write

AVID Technical Resources has offices in NY, Boston, CA, and RI and is ready to help you find your dream IT job. Job Search Strategies job search Careers Done Write is pleased to have a partnership with a well respected IT recruitment firm. As part of this partnership, AVID has written a blog post for us to share with the CDW readers. I hope you find their post informative.

2013 100

Making New Year’s Resolutions:  Start with a Vision of Your “Future Me”

Ms. Career Girl

A former senior middle manager at IBM, she has a DBA in strategy from the Questrom School, Boston University. She is also a graduate of Columbia University in New York City and Simmons College in Boston.

2018 221

Six Tips For Uncovering Salary Information About a Job

Career Solvers

Here are six strategies you can use to gather important salary information. Knowing your market value before you start interviewing will help you craft a sound negotiation strategy later on if you are selected for the position.

9 Famous Professors Who Rarely Teach

Resume Bear

Parliament-Funkadelic held a teaching residency at Boston College prior to Clinton receiving the degree. Career Book Authors College Graduates Human Resource News Job Hunting Strategies Job Market Why ResumeBear? You’re a good student.

2012 214

10 Story Tidbits for Employee Engagement

David Zinger

10 Tidbits – Kevin Bishop – Anecdote – Employee Engagement – Boston Story Course. David Zinger picture of swans at Boston Commons (June 2012). Kevin Bishop from Anecdote in Australia conducted a one day workshop on story and leadership in Boston this June. It was an honor to attend Kevin’s session in Boston. Think of narrative strategy: 1.

Moving? 3 Helpful Tips For Your Relocation Job Search

Career Realism

For example, if you’re heading to Boston, not every job that comes up will make it to the big aggregation engines that can be viewed from New York to L.A. Strategy relocating Finding work in a new town, city, or state can be the ideal solution to a lack of fulfillment.

2013 113

This Week On Twitter: Inbound Recruiting With Ed Nathanson

Career Realism

The goal of the weekly Twitter chat is to raise awareness about inbound recruiting strategies that help employers attract the right job candidates to their current job openings.

2015 107

Should You Launch in Emerging Markets First?

Hiring Technical People

Consider Diagnostics for All , a Boston-area startup developing paper-based diagnostic tests the size of a postage stamp. Can readers think of other types of startups an emerging-market-first strategy might be applicable to? Note: This blog post was co-authored with Justin Chakma, an undergraduate student at the University of Toronto. Startups usually launch their products first in wealthy countries.

2011 212

Race Matters in Hiring, No Matter How Nice The Cheshire Cat Grins

Competitive Resumes

And, a 2002 study in Boston and Chicago found that résumés of persons with names common among whites were 50 percent more likely to generate a request for an interview than equally impressive résumés of persons with names common among blacks. Race matters in hiring.

2017 130

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).

2012 239

What Businesses Hire a Corporate Financial Analyst?

Imarticus Learning

The role of financial analysts working for a buy-side firm includes making investment strategies for their employer with the help of data insights and suggesting different avenues for investment that will help maximize the ROI.

2019 71

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. The younger generation typically shares communication strategies including perspectives on social media usage.

2013 132

Feminism fails because women lie to each other about work. Oh, and go Cubs!

Penelope Trunk

He won the World Series twice with the beleaguered Boston Red Sox, and now he’s in Chicago trying to do the same thing. Like, oh, I’ve seen lots of women do this, surely you just need a new strategy.

2016 114

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.

Who are the 10 Most Connected People on LinkedIn?

Resume Bear

Greater Boston Area. Senior Vice President, Strategy, Sales and Marketing at Meggitt Control Systems. In honor of LinkedIn passing the 100 Million member mark this week, I thought I’d introduce you to the 10 most connected people on LinkedIn. Each of these members has at least 30,000 first-level connections. Ron’s got the most with more than 43K! Ron Bates. Managing Principal, Executive Advantage Group, Inc. San Francisco Bay Area. Staffing and Recruiting.

2011 196

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers 01.

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers 01.

What Businesses Hire a Corporate Financial Analyst?

Imarticus Learning

The role of financial analysts working for a buy-side firm includes making investment strategies for their employer with the help of data insights and suggesting different avenues for investment that will help maximize the ROI.

2019 52

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. . Retail banks should necessarily explore and act on these domains effectively by using smaller discrete programs to take their strategy to execution.

2013 HR and Recruiting Conference Preview

Workology

Social Recruiting Strategies Conference. June 10 – 12, 2013 in Boston, MA. >> Blogging4Jobs has a discount for the attendees of the upcoming SourceCon Feb. Use code SC13B4J to get 10% off your ticket price. Click here. HR and Recruiting Conferences in 2013.

2013 142

Top 10 Rebounding USA Markets | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Boston 3. ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Top 10 Rebounding USA Markets 28.

2010 221

5 Tips from a LinkedIn Jedi

Resume Bear

” In January 2010, Gowel and his co-founder Mark Rockefeller started RockTech , a Boston-based software company that has built online tools for CEOs, entrepreneurs, sales professionals and job seekers to help leverage their LinkedIn accounts.

2012 267

Finding the Best Ways to Conduct a Job Search Online

Career Alley

Maybe you’re on the job market for the first time or you’ve been on the job hunt for awhile but are looking for strategies to shake up your approach. If you live in Boston, for example, it’s worth visiting Boston.com as part of your job site explorations.

2013 176

How To Bridge The Gap In Your Resume | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Here’s an example of how to build that bridge on your resume: 1993-2001 Assistant Director of Marketing, Ace Manufacturing, Boston, MA 2001-2002 Boston University, Earned an M.A.

2010 64

5 Things You Should Do To Revive a Toxic Work Culture

Ms. Career Girl

Plan Your Repair Strategy. – A study by the Boston Consulting Group reports “appreciation for your work” as the most important factor to job happiness. Are your employees tired? Discouraged? Burnt out? If the answer is yes, you may have a toxic culture at work.

2017 141