College Classes for the Rest of Us
MAY 6, 2011
Career Advice College Classes Online Classes online mbaWhen you think of college students, you may imagine a group of high school graduates fresh out of school who spend their nights partying and their days sleeping through professorial lectures.
Seventh Circuit Court Says Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Class
Evil HR Lady
APRIL 6, 2017
To keep reading, click here: Seventh Circuit Court Says Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Class. The post Seventh Circuit Court Says Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Class appeared first on Evil HR Lady. The Seventh Circuit court issued a landmark ruling that stated that sexual orientation falls under “race, color, religion, sex, or national origin” in Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
How to Make Sure Your Child Doesn’t Need Adulting Classes
Evil HR Lady
MARCH 6, 2017
It’s a great niche market and I’m glad someone is making money off people who need these skills, but frankly, I’d prefer that my children don’t end up needing an adulting class when they are 25. To keep reading, click here: How to Make Sure Your Child Doesn’t Need Adulting Classes. The post How to Make Sure Your Child Doesn’t Need Adulting Classes appeared first on Evil HR Lady. Keeping your brain young sounds fabulous.
5 Online Classes That Every Service Leader Should Take: A Cheat Sheet
Evil HR Lady
OCTOBER 12, 2015
The explosion of MOOCs , or massive online open classes, have opened up endless adult educational opportunities. Below is a cheat sheet for five Coursera classes that field service leaders should consider enrolling in to enhance their careers. To keep reading, click here: 5 Online Classes That Every Service Leader Should Take: A Cheat Sheet Does the thought of going back to school make you cringe?
Leaving a Job: 5 Tips for Doing it With Class
MARCH 5, 2014
5 Tips for Leaving With Class. Leave a job with the same class you rode in on. Bonus Track Work "Rayanne Thorn" @Ray_anne blogging4jobs career leaving a job letter of recommendation mentor quitting quitting with class RayanneThorn resignation
Hidden Talent: The Classes of 2008-2012
AUGUST 13, 2013
Job offers were rescinded to many grads in these classes. They don’t get the same attention as the very newest college grads. Many of the young people who graduated from college between 2008-2012 are still looking to land somewhere befitting of their education. And, yes, they are talented!
Knowledge Class Rules War for Talent
AUGUST 23, 2011
Unions entered to provide the working class with the opportunity to negotiate rights like workplace safety, benefits, and income. Acting as a form of a balance for the working class. The Knowledge Class are in high demand even in our most recent recession.
Employment Class Actions Survive Despite Wal-Mart Ruling
JULY 14, 2011
Employment Class Actions Survive Despite Wal-Mart Ruling. The end of the road for a class-action discrimination lawsuit brought by female employees of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Supreme Court decision last month siding with the world’s largest retailer was widely seen as a blow to many other would-be class-action plaintiffs. million current and former workers at the retailer, who contended they were paid less than men and denied promotions, was properly certified as a class.
Technical Degrees Lead List of Top Paid Majors for Class of 2013 Grads
SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
Technical majors-especially those in engineering-head the list of top-paid majors for the Class of 2013, according to NACE’s September 2013 Salary Survey. Figure 1: Top-Paid Majors for Class of 2013 Bachelor’s Degree Graduates*.
Does Taking Online Classes Save You Money? - Jobacle.com BLOG.
FEBRUARY 1, 2011
Many people are attracted to the flexibility these options offer and wonder about the economics of taking classes online. Does taking classes online really save you money? This is to encourage students to opt for online classes. by taking online classes.
Youth unemployment – many problems, few solutions (Channel 4 ‘Class of 2012? debate)
SEPTEMBER 20, 2012
The debate was centred around the ‘ Class of 2012 ‘ with the event asking, “Is this the worst year to leave education and look for employment?”
Friday Five: What’s a World Class Workforce Anyway?
MAY 13, 2016
Here are your Friday Five: 5 Attributes Of A World-Class Workforce. Friday again? Now that the weather’s warmed up the weeks seem to be going faster. While we here at B4J spent a lot of time talking about employer branding and the changing makeup of the workforce, a lot of other HR blogs and other outlets talked about just what makes a great workforce. So let’s look at some good takes on this.
Best in Class Companies Offer Flexible Work Arrangements
APRIL 23, 2012
Best-in-class companies say – make it work based on YOUR dreams. . Defining Flexible Work Schedules. According to the 2011 Work+Life Fit Reality Check , eight out of 10 full-time employees currently use some type of day-to-day, work-life flexibility.
Working and Living in the Fourth Industrial Revolution
JANUARY 25, 2016
Richard Florida’s “creative class,” those engaged in innovation, design, and creative production, whether it be in the arts or sciences, are the least likely to be affected by the Fourth Industrial Revolution – because their jobs can’t be automated.
what if my coworker fails a class I teach, hiring the long-term unemployed, and more
Ask A Manager
MAY 8, 2014
What if my coworker fails a class I teach? My classes are technically an upper undergraduate level, but are a mix of graduate students, current professionals, and researchers at the university. If a coworker does well in our classes, we generally both know about it and it definitely helps them in the workplace. What if a coworker fails my class or one of her subordinates fails her class because they simply failed to do the work?
Career Advice From the Class of 2015
SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
So I was initially turned off by the fact that my daughter’s school has a tradition that the entire Freshman class marches through the school gates to signify the beginning of their college career. This week my first child began her college career.
5 Awesome Advantages Of Studying Online
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
Although this doesn’t mean that your coursework will be any less rigorous, you won’t have to commit to going to classes on certain days at fixed times. Education classes online school studying
10 middle-class jobs that are rapidly vanishing
JULY 12, 2011
10 middle-class jobs that are rapidly vanishing. Travel agents, proofreaders, transit security all are seeing big declines “The American dream is dead for the majority of America,” financial guru Suze Orman told Forbes last year, speaking about her upcoming book "The Money Class.". The middle class has disappeared,” she said. Are stable, well-paying middle-class jobs an endangered species? Forbes.com slideshow: 10 disappearing middle-class jobs. Be our Friend.
A Snapshot Of The College Class Of 2013 [Infographic]
JUNE 9, 2013
Fortunately for the college Class of 2013 , scoring a good job right out of college is likely. According to this recent infographic from SpareFoot , the job market looks favorable for the Class of 2013.
Personality type master class: Four-day webinar with Penelope
AUGUST 27, 2014
This webinar will show you how to leverage your strengths by understanding personality type. The course is 8pm EST from Mon. 13 – Thurs. It includes four days of live video sessions, live chat and email-based course materials. If you purchase this course in the next week, the cost is $145.
Age Discrimination — When Everyone is a Protected Class
MAY 16, 2011
Meaning that since we are getting older, the age considered a protected class must also increase in number. In the next 10-15 years, if the age of this protected class isn’t increased, nearly 40% of your workforce will be squarely placed in this protected category.
angry rejected candidates: “I never had a class in college teaching me the etiquette of prostituting myself on paper”
Ask A Manager
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
I’m skilled in writing, that is what I know, I never had a class in college teaching me the etiquette of prostituting myself on paper. A reader sent me an exchange that she had with a recent graduate who applied for a job with her company. The applicant had submitted a three-page resume with short essays about her experience on it.
HR as Big Data Marketers: "The Top Half of Our College Recruiting Class of 2009 Now Earns an Average of $109K Per Year".
AUGUST 5, 2013
Want to get the attention of someone in your next College Recruiting class? Take the title of this blog post: "The Top Half of Our College Recruiting Class of 2009 Now Earns an Average of $109K Per Year". Start thinking like a marketer and find stats that wow them.
the yoga teacher fired for asking her class to put cell phones away
Ask A Manager
JULY 11, 2012
Have you seen this story about the yoga instructor who was fired from teaching yoga classes at the Facebook headquarters because she glared at a participant who wouldn’t put away her cell phone during class? I understand the world still happens and there might be emergencies, but it’s like, can we have some sort of boundary, a line of what we’re not going to accept bringing into this class.”
An Employee Engagement Journey Lesson from Dubai and the UAE
DECEMBER 16, 2014
Employee Engagement Conference and Master Class Reflections. I offered the opening keynote and provided a five hour master class after the conference. I recently travelled to Dubai for an employee engagement conference.
can I ask my staff to be nicer, beauty routines during class, and more
Ask A Manager
MAY 11, 2014
Beauty routines during class. They will repeatedly put on makeup in the middle of the class late in the morning (one and a half hours after the day has started), and one of my female students even brings a curling iron and tries to do her hair during group-time. It’s my opinion that beauty routines should be done either before school or during our short lunch, and this is because I believe it’s unprofessional (and rude) to do it during class.
Building a Powerful Professional Network: Tele-class
Career Makeover Coach
JANUARY 4, 2010
series offers four no fee tele-classes that will give you the insight and answers you need to take then next steps in building a successful career.
How to Convince Your Employer to Pay for School - Jobacle.com BLOG.
MARCH 2, 2011
Taking classes while working full time can be a tall order, but the best companies want their workers to thrive, grow, and feel challenged.
Feed Your Mind: Are Online Classes Worth Taking?
Ms. Career Girl
OCTOBER 22, 2014
The post Feed Your Mind: Are Online Classes Worth Taking? Whether you are a stay at home mom trying to make good use of your free time, a job hunter looking to improve your resume, or simply want to learn new skills – taking an online class is a convenient way to do it.
3 Reasons to Take Online Classes
Corn on the Job
JUNE 17, 2016
There are a variety of ways a person can get their education and one of the most popular is by using online classes. Below are some of the reasons why taking online classes is so beneficial. One of the best reasons to take online classes is it allows you to go at your own pace.
3 Fun Group Exercise Classes You Should Try This Summer
Ms. Career Girl
JULY 10, 2013
The best way to do so is to try out different group exercise classes at your local gym or rec center. I have always been a fan of group exercise classes. Here are 3 fun and trendy group exercises classes to try!
a round-up: social class at work, instant reactions, and more on overtime pay
Ask A Manager
APRIL 22, 2016
Someone shared this article in the comments recently — it’s a pretty great look at how social class plays out at work, and specifically about the ways that it can be tough to adjust to white collar environments when you grew up in a blue collar family. • a round-up: social class at work, instant reactions, and more on overtime pay was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager Three interesting things that have come across my radar recently —.
Hopes and Dreams for the Class of 2026
JUNE 10, 2013
This class of chubby-cheeked, bright-eyed and energetic five-years-olds are our future. Life Work Class of 2026 Future work generations Generation Y grads graduation parenting parents Shannon Smedstad
How to Resign With Class
Blue Sky Resumes
JANUARY 12, 2010
Twitter Facebook LinkedIn RSS How to Resign With Class 01 / 12 / 10 Written by Louise Fletcher Comments 7 Tweet it! And yet the statement he issued today is a textbook example of grace and class.
An Unemployment Sabbatical: Need One?
FEBRUARY 27, 2013
There may even be monies available for you through the Workforce Investment Act to pick up a class or two toward an improved educational foundation. Career And Life Development Choice classes courses exercise free harvard iTunes learn MIT read sabbatical unemployment
Email a Professor Today
Ms. Career Girl
SEPTEMBER 13, 2010
Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Email a Professor Today by Nicole Crimaldi on September 13, 2010 I’m made the 5 hour trek back to my Alma mater, Miami University, Thursday after work to lead a few Entrepreneurial Marketing classes taught by my favorite college professor.
Please Stop Punishing Your Employees For Being Introverted
Evil HR Lady
OCTOBER 23, 2016
Remember back in school when class participation made up 10 percent of your grader? Getting up the nerve to say something took half the class period, and sometimes the whole class period, and then it was too late. Introvert Shona Maher described her experiences with class participation requirements like this: In high school and college, the pressure to participate intensified. Now my GPA depended on it, because in many classes, there was a participation grade.
Friday Five: The Poor Get Poorer
JULY 15, 2016
“Those who make very little money in their first jobs will probably still be making very little decades later, and those who start off making middle-class wages have similarly limited paths. A theme emerged for the Friday Five this week, purely by accident.
Is Being Muslim Keeping Me From Getting a Job?
AUGUST 1, 2011
HR Job Search cover letter template job search and religion muslim job seeker muslim resume protected class job search resume templateSometimes readers send me questions looking for career advice or thoughts on a particular topic.
are there legal issues with volunteering at my yoga studio in exchange for free classes?
Ask A Manager
JANUARY 26, 2015
I realize, though, that it’s pretty common for yoga studios to let people volunteer a few hours a month in exchange for discounts on classes, and if that’s a trade you’re happy to make, I tend to think that’s your call. are there legal issues with volunteering at my yoga studio in exchange for free classes?