Job Seekers and Conversations About Diversity Issues in the Workplace

Competitive Resumes

This article was picked up by College Recruiters, who decided to host the webinar, “ Honest Diversity Conversations: Race Relations & HR.” The conversation about diversity issues in the workplace is needed. The conversation about diversity issues in the workplace is needed.

Tech Bootcamps Better at Recruiting Diverse Students than Higher Ed

Workology

For-profit coding bootcamps have a more diverse student population than traditional colleges and they produce better career outcomes for these diverse students. of college computer science grads are black, 5% of bootcamp graduates are black. Business HR diversity in tech

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Why Affirmative Action is Not a Synonym for Diversity

Workology

A suggestion and encourages you to reach, engage, cultivate relationships and encourage diverse candidates to apply at your company. The use of Affirmative Action in the college admission process has been a hot-button topic for decades. Diversity is not affirmative action.

Why Building Diversity Into Your Intern Program Matters

Workology

Creating a diverse and inclusive work place is one of the most critical and challenging issues faced by HR professionals today. That said whether you are a Fortune 500 or a small business, building the right foundations for diversity within your team is important.

How Not To Talk About Diversity/Inclusion - If you Want to Actually Recruit Diverse Candidates

HR Capitalist

Most of us have work to do related to optimizing the diversity/inclusion that exists in our organization. For some HR and recruiting pros, you may have the added challenge of recruiting diverse candidates to areas of the country that are.

Employer Networking Through Your College

Workology

Don’t be surprised but your college or university Career Services Department is very likely to have some of the best opportunities for you to meet and impress employers. Most colleges will publish events and opportunities online or via an email newsletter. Diversity Fair or program.

Asains FTW: The 2018 Google Diversity Report.

HR Capitalist

The latest Google Diversity report is out. My kid was on the college bowl team for the stuff that didn't involve Math. I'm looking at the Google diversity numbers and resisting the urge to wag the finger.

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Say Yes to College and Goodbye to Unemployment

Career Alley

Earning a college degree increases the chance of employment tremendously. There are also things that having a college education will help with in the work environment other than just attaining the job in the first place. More diversity comics here: learn.latpro.com/cartoon-contest.

THANK GOD FOR ASIANS: Google Releases Diversity Numbers.

HR Capitalist

college grads and each collect fewer than 10 percent of degrees in CS majors. And we’ve been working with historically black colleges and universities to elevate coursework and attendance in computer science. My kid was on the college bowl team for the stuff that didn''t involve Math.

Here’s the high-priced advice college applicants buy that doesn’t trigger the FBI

Penelope Trunk

The FBI just announced a sting operation that caught 50 rich and famous parents paying millions of dollars to bribe and cheat to get their under-qualified kids into top colleges (and, mysteriously, some not-top colleges). Colleges work hard to get students from each state.

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Dazed and Confused – College Job Search

Career Alley

In college on your “own”, trying to figure out midterms, finals, spring break, dealing with roommates, meal plans, rushes, finding time to party, etc. College grads are finding it more difficult than ever to find jobs in their chosen field, and many have to resort to jobs that were traditionally filed by those without a college degree. Most colleges offer an exchange program. Related posts: 5 Great College Career Sites for Summer Interns.

5 Hot Careers for Technology College Grads

Career Alley

Whether you’ve just graduated from college, graduated 10 years ago or have just started your college career, it’s never too early (or late) to find a hot career that will fit your needs and (hopefully) experience.

College Degrees that Offer the Best Chance for Employment after Graduation

Career Alley

There are numerous sectors that come under the heading of an engineering degree and you can study in Biomedical, Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, so there is a large amount of diversity when it comes to the work that you could be doing.

Managing the Downside of Diversity: When Employees Clash

Evil HR Lady

Monday, November 15, 2010 Managing the Downside of Diversity: When Employees Clash Dear Evil HR Lady, If problems keep occurring among team members, (whether it is personalities, ages, nationalities, communication or work styles), who is best able to identify, address, and formulate solutions?

2010 141

Is a College Education Still Worth the Time and Financial Investment? Part Two

Careers Done Write

We reviewed the pros and cons of attending a traditional college, including the financial challenges many face. Despite the downside and challenges, college is the right choice for many. If you decide that college is right for you, here are suggestions to optimize the experience.

2012 172

No Degree? No Problem!

The Undercover Recruiter

Most of us know the drill – you finish school, you stay out of trouble, you get a college degree and you land that top job – because none of the world’s biggest firms will ever consider a candidate without a degree, right?

2018 114

Students Choosing a College Major: What Employers Want from Colleges

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices. That doesnt mean you have to decide on day 1 of your college education what your graduation job will be. Which Engineering Career or College Major Matches.

The Best Companies for College Grads and Entry Level Jobs

Career Alley

“ Now I’m not sure that is a perfect definition, because not all entry level jobs are for college grads. There are many entry level jobs for people who have not attended college or are college students. Monster College – This is Monster.com’s recent college grad and entry level job site. 50 Top Employers for College Grads – This article is from Business Week and provides a robust list of companies that are great for college grads.

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

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 PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

2010 208

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? | Resumebear.

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 PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

2010 208

How Students, Grads, and Young Careerists Can Mitigate Bias

Competitive Resumes

is the Advisor to the President on Diversity at the University of North Georgia. She is the eyes and ears for the University on all things for diversity and inclusion and reports directly to the President of the University. Diversity and Inclusion unconscious bias Bias Unconscious Bia

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7 Ways College Students Can Manage Stress Effectively

Career Realism

Almost every student in college will attest to the fact that they have to deal with stress management. This includes lack of funds, poor time management, and even the interaction with diverse personalities. Luckily, there are some ways college students can manage stress effectively.

2014 114

College Grad – Will Work for Food

Career Alley

Some of our friends’ kids have just graduated college and are “in the job market&#. From “The Highest Paying Work from Home Jobs&# (how I wish) to “The Most Dangerous Jobs in America&# (who knows, maybe you like adventure), the links in this article are diverse enough to give you some information and (hopefully) get you focused in a direction. Other College Grad Resources : A few more resources to get you headed in the right direction.

The Epilog of My Talk at UNG on Unconscious Bias

Competitive Resumes

I was asked to come to the University of North Georgia to talk about “Unconscious Bias” due to my Facebook postings on diversity and inclusion. If you would like for me to present at your organization or college, email me at mark@thevoiceofjobseekers.com.

2017 130

How to cope with diversity | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to cope with diversity Posted to: Diversity June 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us I used to think diversity was my best friend marrying a black guy. Real diversity requires real patience.

2010 108

How To Increase Your Skill Set Without Going Back To College

Career Realism

The old school approach of getting a college degree in a specific field and throwing new skills out the window after graduation is over. There is hope for you and it doesn’t require you to go back to college. We are living through one of the largest skills gaps in human history.

2014 111

College Career Centers Are Challenged in Preparing Students for Work

Water Cooler Wisdom

  This summer, we worked with the National Association of Colleges and Employers , an organization that connects career services professionals with HR professionals, to conduct a series of phone interviews and a formal survey with college career center directors.   These obstacles include working with administrations that don’t understand the value of the career center, being understaffed, and assisting diverse students.  The skills gap is getting wider.

2012 57

12 Things No One Told Me Before I Tossed My Cap

Ms. Career Girl

Investing in the diverse wit & wisdom (and availability) of a trusted tribe will pay dividends. Featured Life After College News graduation life after college Sheryl TullisIt’s Graduation Season, when mortarboards soar and new professionals take wing into the workforce.

2018 221

7 College Majors That Will Help Prepare You For A Career In Data Science

Career Realism

This field is not yet clearly defined, however, and it requires a diverse skill set. A variety of college majors can help prepare you to take part in this dynamic industry. The post 7 College Majors That Will Help Prepare You For A Career In Data Science appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

2013 106

Hire Junior Employees; Think Harder About Contractors | Hiring.

Hiring Technical People

I believe in hiring a diverse team, especially in diversity of experience, and diversity of personality type. I encourage you to make that kind of diversity part of your hiring strategy.

2008 130

The Best Paid Engineering Degrees

Career Alley

The role is very diverse, it may involve researching, manufacturing, modifying and designing a diverse range of chemical concepts and principles. College Grad College college degrees Job Search Jobs

can I compare attending college to working a full-time job in my cover letter?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I have recently graduated from college. I feel that if I can write a really good cover letter it will give me that extra boost, as I did not work very much during college due to having scholarships. I have been trying to spin my college years as actually working a full-time job in my cover letter. What I mean is comparing attending college full-time to having a full-time job. I view my college years as my main job for the last four years.

Before You Apply to that Job, Do This!!

Resume Bear

If you’ve recently graduated from college and are preparing to search for your first entry-level position, then you likely know the importance of producing a strong cover letter , resume, educational transcript, professional and character references and portfolio pieces.

2012 254

Closing the Gender Pay Gap

Competitive Resumes

Career centers in high school and college focus more on resumes and cover letters. Diversity and Inclusion Employment Negotiations Salary Negotiation Gender pay gapI invite you to learn and participate in today’s show today.

2016 165

Careers for People with Disabilities

Competitive Resumes

Education is important, whether it’s college level, continuing education, or earning a certificate. differently abled disabilities Diversity and Inclusion DisabilitiesFinding a job for those with disabilities is difficult.

2016 144

Manufacturing Jobs Key in Economic Recovery

Workology

I strongly believe that diversity in the economy is critical and a strong manufacturing sector is vital. I had the pleasure of meeting Lynn at the National Diversity Woman Business Leadership Conference in December where she was awarded the Mosaic Woman Legend Award.

2013 136

Job Seekers Getting Googled, Volume and Relevance

Resume Bear

Those factors are purity and diversity. Diversity: The diversity measure acknowledges the evolution from text-only searches to blended search. Today, you need to ensure that that your Web content is diverse — that it includes multimedia items and your recent Twitter posts.

2011 269

Closing the Gender Pay Gap

Competitive Resumes

Career centers in high school and college focus more on resumes and cover letters. Have the HR person walk you through their compensation package Diversity and Inclusion Employment Negotiations Salary Negotiation Gender pay gapI invite you to learn and participate in today’s show today.

2016 165

The Importance of the Inclusion Discussion to Free Everyone

Competitive Resumes

Uncomfortable talking about “Diversity and Inclusion?” Years later in college, I hear FREE-ALL-THE-NEGROES instead of “Frijoles Negros.” Diversity and Inclusion” I might be able to ease the pain just a little.

2016 130

The is a test to see if a girl or woman has Asperger Syndrome

Penelope Trunk

Or having a mother who is white, college educated and raising children alone – that is, did not remarry after the loss of a partner. Only 2% of white, college educated women get divorced, but pretty much all moms except those with Aspergers find a new partner after a divorce.).

2018 98

5 Ways to Show “Works Well with Others” on Your Resume

Resume Bear

Demographic: Across diverse groups (gender, ethnicity, nationality, etc.). Recruiters and hiring managers warm to applicants who show they can work effectively with a diverse array of people.

2011 258

6 Ways to Advance Gender Equality in the C-Suite

Workology

HR Leadership c suite diversity gender pay gap gender wage gap leadership lists STEM women in STEM women leadersThis blog first appeared on The Economist’s Executive Education blog here.

2016 101

Top 10 Cities For New Grads

Resume Bear

Though staying in your hometown or college town does have its benefits – relocating can open you up to much more career opportunities. New York City, NY – The city that never sleeps is high energy and culturally diverse.

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