Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint Posted to: Self-management May 30th, 2010 Del.icio.us Don’t underestimate my workplace trends genius. One more trend. So back to changes and trends.

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.

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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.

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Top 10 Cities of Geeks

Resume Bear

The tiny city was founded in 1651 and is located about 25 miles from Boston. Boston, MA : Whether you’re a history geek, food geek, arts geek or brainy, Ivy League geek, Boston is the city for you. Hidden Job Market Job Humor Work Humor comic Job Trends resumebear

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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?

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Entrepreneurs Who Changed the Market

Resume Bear

Facebook originally served as a directory-like website for Harvard students, but was later expanded to other colleges in Boston and in the Ivy League. Changing Careers Featured Articles Human Resource News Job Market Job Trends Research Success Stories Why ResumeBear?

Telepresence Robots Coming to an Office Near You

Water Cooler Wisdom

She lives in Boston, but most of her colleagues are in an office in San Francisco, and she was feeling left out. Culture Current Affairs Daily Life Employment Trends Flexible Work Handy Resources Life Balance Life in the 21st Century Office Politics People Skills Productivity Professionalism Technology Troubleshooting

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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. Top 10 Companies for Students and Graduates. Tech-savvy’ means something completely different today than it did 10 years ago.

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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.

Top 10 Rebounding USA Markets | 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 Top 10 Rebounding USA Markets 28. Boston 3.

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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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Networking means making real friends.

Penelope Trunk

I took my kids to a four-day music workshop in Boston. Now we are tourists in Boston. So I go through my list of people who I know who I would want to hang out with in Boston, and the list is really long. We have a bit of a cash problem here in Boston.

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. He tracks the trends from the employer side and hiring strategy. 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 Small Businesses Are Not Sustainable

Water Cooler Wisdom

As Kelly Spors wrote in a March article for Small Business Trends , environmental sustainability isn’t nearly as prevalent in small. by the Boston Consulting Group and MIT supported this point of view, finding that only nine percent of small companies (fewer than 1,000. businesses as it is in the corporate world. Sure, some small businesses have jumped on board and are leagues ahead when it comes to energy. efficiency and conservation,” she says. But plenty of them have done.

2013 HR and Recruiting Conference Preview

Workology

June 10 – 12, 2013 in Boston, MA. >> Recruiting Trends Conference. 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.

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Finding the Best Ways to Conduct a Job Search Online

Career Alley

If you live in Boston, for example, it’s worth visiting Boston.com as part of your job site explorations. When she’s not consumed with her writing, you can find her reviewing designer bedding and keeping up with the latest designer trends online.

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Top Internship Programs Announced

Ms. Career Girl

The Boston Consulting Group. Trends From Vault’s Internship Survey. The post Top Internship Programs Announced appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

HR MBA: At Groupon, You Have to be a Little Insensitive to do Market Share Hiring.

HR Capitalist

Vacanti took a look at the latest S1 numbers on Groupon's Boston business, which is its second oldest market. It's good to look at a mature market like Boston because it could be provide a window into what will happen elsewhere in the world when the competition catches up.

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

HR Capitalist

Here’s how that guy describes HubSpot in his jaded tome of life at corporate HQ in Boston: . The office-as-playground trend was made famous by Google and has spread like an infection across the tech industry. We all like to think our culture is special.

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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. I think the trend to thinking about how we use words that could be consider slurs is positive.

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Retail Fashion Careers

Corn on the Job

It goes without saying that a great fashion salesperson keeps up with current fashion trends and can coordinate apparel pieces with great ease. Energetic European fashion brand Primark is currently searching to fill retail assistant jobs in Boston, MA.

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. The Greater Boston Interfaith Organization , for example, has worked extensively with Occupy Boston. “I

The Future Of The Resume

Career Realism

Vala Afshar, the Chief Marketing Officer of Boston based Enterasys hired someone in marketing by making them apply via Twitter. Social is trending. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the future of the resume.

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10 Job Interview Regrets To Avoid | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Personally I had some interviews with potential peers and direct reports at one company, part of the new trend for ’360′ interviews. Personally I had some interviews with potential peers and direct reports at one company, part of the new trend for ’360′ interviews.

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Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador.

Telecommuting Journal

Here’s what I found to be available today: Atlanta, GA Austin, TX Boston, MA Chicago, IL Cincinnati, OH Cleveland, OH Columbus, OH Detroit, MI Houston, TX Indianapolis, IN Kansas City, KS Las Vegas, NV Los Angeles, CA Memphis, TN Miami, FL Milwaukee, WI Minneapolis, St.

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Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador.

Telecommuting Journal

Here’s what I found to be available today: Atlanta, GA Austin, TX Boston, MA Chicago, IL Cincinnati, OH Cleveland, OH Columbus, OH Detroit, MI Houston, TX Indianapolis, IN Kansas City, KS Las Vegas, NV Los Angeles, CA Memphis, TN Miami, FL Milwaukee, WI Minneapolis, St.

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

Career Rocketeer

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. This population makes it easy to organize a quick meetup to discuss emerging trends in NYC.

10 Things that Give Us a Headache (Vote to Win Prizes!)

Ms. Career Girl

Unfortunately we have several examples of this one…the most irritating to us was the way Epicurious tweeted after the Boston Marathon. Old trends that are coming back that really shouldn’t.

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4 Qualities Great Salespeople Avoid

Career Realism

Use the downtime to make a few new calls, check in with another client or read up on some of the latest trends and information on your products. If so, Fusion is looking to expand its sales team in their new Boston office.

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Taking Mom To A Job Interview: A Crutch Or Smart Move?

Career Realism

What’s driving this trend? In an interview with WBUR , NPR news station in Boston, Derek Thompson from The Atlantic believes that it’s both the parents and the companies.

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

Penelope Trunk

In a sense that’s what Brazen is, a focused look at Gen Y career and life trends where the top ideas are always bubbling to the surface, and where ideas about a possible future path for this cohort move from thought to practice – with the best ones, the optimal ideas, taking hold. 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 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 Cat in Boston on December 22, 2009 at 10:00 am | permalink | Reply What you do for BC is exactly what you did today. Is this your first time here?

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

Penelope Trunk

I have gotten companies funded when they were still just philosophies about how a market will move, what the trends are, and what ideas will work. Posted by Cat in Boston on November 19, 2009 at 3:09 pm | permalink | Reply Ha. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to know if you'll be good at sales Posted to: Finding a career | Knowing yourself | Recruiters November 19th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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Shifting the balance of power. (Mainstream media stinks.

Penelope Trunk

The old media is not doing enough to save themselves (or maybe accelerating the trend) On a different note the whole incident makes me scary, because after reading this article I would discount articles written in the aforementioned media, especially when the topic is related to twitter or miscarriage. 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.)

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

Penelope Trunk

They can't get enough of Vanderbilt, USC, Boston University, and Colby, but if you mention UVA, Washington University in St. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to manage a college education Posted to: College students January 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The idea of paying for a liberal arts education is over.

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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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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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