10,000 Hours To Develop Talent

Personal Excellence Blog

Today’s post is an update of an article I wrote in 2009 on “10,000 hours to talent.” ” It’s a crucial concept in skill development and I share examples of how world class talents like Beatles and Bill Gates built their talents. Note : Hey everyone!

3 Steps to Finding a Promising Career in High-Tech or Any Growth Industry

Career Key

In choosing a career or changing careers , consider all the career options and choices in a growing, promising industry. Don’t assume you know all an industry’s possible careers. To show you the wide variety of careers available, I’m using the High-Tech industry and employer Amazon.com as an example. I’ll focus on three steps to exploring a growth industry that interests you to find the right career path. Department of Labor’s Career Guide to Industries.

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The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl. Choosing a place to call home for the long-term is never easy, especially when you are just beginning to sink your teeth into your chosen career field. Seattle, WA. Career Girl. The post The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down appeared first on Ms.

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Need a job? Mind your manners!

Resume Bear

This week, I had the opportunity to attend one of the largest Job Fairs here in the Seattle area. My business partner is in the “business” of providing career development services to individuals and organizations.

4 Career Lessons From the Chinese Takeout - Jobacle.com BLOG.

Jobacle

Shop Online Today All About Bosses (10) Career 2.0 The Chinese takeout has indeed spread its proverbial wings, and appear as often in Seattle and Savannah as in NYC and San Francisco. This career advice blog post is by Jobacle.com team member Victor Kipling.

Practitioner Spotlight: Joel Peterson, @joelyoh

Blogging4jobs

I obtained my undergraduate degree in theater and worked in the Seattle area as an actor while simultaneously working office jobs in industries ranging from international education to bio-pharm, digital media and television.

How To Turn Your Great $$ Ideas Into Reality

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl. It takes a lot of time, skill, and talent to take what you have up in your head and to be able to confidently communicate that vision and/or product to another person – from engineering to a business plan and strategy. Career Girl.

Need a Job? 7 Places That Are Hiring Right Now | Resume Help Blog

Resume Help Blog

Managing Your Personal Brand with LinkedIn Categories Advertise With Us Advice and Articles Affordable Resume Software Affordable Resume Templates Auto Insurance Career Coaching Changing Careers Computer Training / Certificates Cover Letters Five Star Resume Writers Going Back To School How To Interview Help Interview Tips Job Search Tips Our Partners Resume Examples Thank You Letters Write A Resume Need a Job? But many companies are stable and still looking for talent.

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters

JobMob

Engineer Career Network – 1,230 members – a subgroup of Star:Performer Career Network. Star:Engineer has been designed to assist these recruiters in finding talent in specific fields. Raleigh – Durham Job & Career Network – 1,395 members – a subgroup of Job & Career Network USA. San Diego Job & Career Network – 1,417 members – a subgroup of USA Job & Career Network.

There's More To Your Career Than Passion

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe There’s More To Your Career Than Passion by Rich DeMatteo on March 18, 2010 I read Gary Vaynerchuk’s book, Crush It! , Don’t let them get stressed out over their career.

S.F. weighs protecting ex-cons seeking homes, jobs

HireCentrix

Career / Personal Dev. In what has to be , a woman (lets call her "Gladys") was hired as a temp for a tech company in Seattle (lets call it ). workplace recruiting employers recruiters candidates employees people labor human court health federal workers company employment social companies department media process hiring talent information business discrimination. Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise.

Tough Interview Questions

Jennifer Anthony

As Seattle Interview Coach Lewis Lin explains, you should use the moments directly following this question to summarize your career track, your previous experience, and your goals for the future.

How Not to Be a Cookie-Cutter Job Seeker

Life@work

A Few Career Blogs Worth Your Time Bailey Work Play Career Hub CareerDiva Dan Erwin Blog Escape from Cubicle Nation Pongo Resume Susan Strayer The M.A.P. Have talents and skills that are in demand and sell them well. Apply for jobs that are a close match to your career history.

How to Know Whether Entrepreneurship Is Right for You

Life@work

A Few Career Blogs Worth Your Time Bailey Work Play Career Hub CareerDiva Dan Erwin Blog Escape from Cubicle Nation Pongo Resume Susan Strayer The M.A.P. I have had positive experiences selling and/or I believe I have some talent in sales.

Green Bay Packers are 3-0

Cube Rules

Home Blog Cube Rules Products Dream Job Coaching Media Contact Scot Cube Rules provides job advice and support for career-minded individuals working in corporate cubicles. assetId=900044) just so I can watch their games every week even though I am in the Seattle Seahawk coverage area.

What Season of Transition Are You In?

Life@work

A Few Career Blogs Worth Your Time Bailey Work Play Career Hub CareerDiva Dan Erwin Blog Escape from Cubicle Nation Pongo Resume Susan Strayer The M.A.P. Because you spent time during Winter identifying your talents, younegotiate a package that is right for you.

How to Network for Senior Job | Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People

For example in Seattle, there is a startup directory (www.seattle20.com) and mailing lists with like-minded 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.

This is what it looks like to have a hard time making a change.

Penelope Trunk

For eyebrows, for a blog, for a career. There are plenty of talented people in Madison, WI. "A I know I'm supposed to comment about the subject of your post, and add value to discussions of career, but what if the answer just turns out to be that you succeed when people find you endearing? Now, about to turn 23 and forced to face the reality of joining the career world, I just relocated to a city I'll probably be for at least a few years.