The Community Of Conferences

WorkEngagement

In April I’ve attended conferences in Zurich (European Association of Organizational Health Psychology) and San Diego California (Society of Industrial Organizational Psychology). An international conference brings together people with a shared … Continue reading → Both events were occasions for entering a temporary community.

Exclusive SHRM 2014 Conference Party Guide #SHRM14

Workology

During the Annual SHRM Conference, this party guide is the most popular blog on the site for 3 years running. You must be registered for the SHRM annual conference. SOCIETY OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ANNUAL CONFERENCE. For human resource managers, an HR conference is a must. The SHRM 2014 Annual Conference is right around the corner. A very important part of that are the conference parties. SHRM ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2014 PARTY GUIDE.

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Swiss Saturday: Parent Teacher Conferences

Evil HR Lady

This week I met with my son (grade 3) and his teachers for a parent-teacher-student conference. As a side note, I hate bringing my kids to these meetings (the international school does it this way as well) because I want to be able to hear about any real struggles he might be having rather than trying to remain positive about everything. The post Swiss Saturday: Parent Teacher Conferences appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

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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. Internal communication and employee collaboration methods such as thee are extremely effective and powerful. conference highlighted successful ways organizations are exchanging knowledge seamlessly and harnessing the cognitive surplus. When Geeks Go Corporate at Work. The Enterprise 2.0

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Highlights from the ISSP Conference

Green Career Central

Earlier this month I attended the International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) Conference in Chicago. Best Quote of the Conference. At first I was rather startled he said this at a sustainability conference! As I reviewed my notes from the conference, I realized this theme was evident throughout the conference as speaker after speaker commented on how the concept of sustainability is enhanced if explored in connection with other concepts.

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Three Ways to Leverage Your Internal Brand

Workology

Do your internal communications keep them energized and up-to-date on company strategic initiatives? Last week we attended the Internal Branding & Employee Engagement conference in Orlando. They used multiple mediums to share the results, including a powerful video, and ensured that internal and external messaging was in sync. It’s important for your internal communications to reinforce and explain the values and behaviors that reflect your brand promise.

5 Mistakes to AVOID when Implementing Internal Collaboration Tool

Workology

based employers by Gagen MacDonald revealed that companies are leveraging internal social media (ISM) to communicate and drive business. Companies realize that they need to provide tools that support internal collaboration and connect people across functions. Using internal social media and emerging technologies, combined with seasoned business experience, The Hartford gained a much needed boost in brand development. Pitfalls of An Employee Collaboration Tool.

Dr. Lawrence K. Jones to Present at International Counseling Conference

Career Key

Jones, will be presenting at the International Congress on Counseling in Istanbul, Turkey in April 2008. The conference is called "Counseling in International Perspective: Global demands and local needs." I know they are looking forward to this upcoming conference and being able to share the The Career Key's experience with many people in the Middle East and around the world. Author of The Career Key and The Self-Employment Key, Dr. Lawrence K.

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Back from a Successful Cannexus Conference

Career Key

Monday, February 1, 2010 Back from a Successful Cannexus Conference After a fantastic CANNEXUS conference last week in Ottawa, Canada (photo left), I am finally getting back online. But trust me, youd rather spend 3 twelve hour days at a conference with Social personality types from Canada than anywhere else in the world (no offense to my home country). Back from a Successful Cannexus Conference ► January (9) Practical Advice for Setting up an Information Int.

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Contact Conference

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Learn from speakers that are known provincially, nationally and internationally! Learn from speakers that are known provincially, nationally and internationally! Guerrilla Job Hunting Home Subscribe FREE-Guerrilla Job Search Tips! Audio CD Press & Media See how were connected Books Recent Comments Daniel on New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work. Daniel on Philanthrophy : Put America back to work.

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Join Us at the Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference in Los Angeles March 15-16

Green Career Central

Green Career Central is proud to be a co-convener of the Good Jobs, Green Jobs West conference on Thursday, March 15th and Friday, March 16. I've participated in two of these conferences on the East Coast.and am excited to be able to attend on the West Coast this month! Here is a list of some of the speakers that will be attending the conference. Green Conferences

NCDA Conference July 2007

Career Key

At the July '07 NCDA (National Career Development Association) Conference in Seattle, our Caribbean Career Key publisher, Ms. Angela deFreitas and I gave a presentation on how the Internet has facilitated international collaboration between the Career Key and other career guidance professionals, with a focus on the Caribbean. Raymond and I were also able to make contact with a number of Chinese career guidance professionals attending this conference.

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How Internal Social Media Platforms Drive Dolla Dolla Bills

Workology

This is a two part series on Internal Social Media. You might be surprised that 48 percent of our work week is spent managing email and searching for internal information and resources. ’s Spring Conference on Best Practices for Internal Communication. Our desire for increased organization and productivity when it comes to your work might be driving you down the road towards an internal social media technology (ISM).

internal visitors are booking up all our conference rooms

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: Our team just recently relocated to a new facility which is an open office environment, and I’m looking to get some advice on visitor space (all of the visitors are internal employees who still work at our old building). We don’t have very many visitor cube spaces, so I’m running into the issue of these visitors booking out our small conference rooms.

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Top 10 Sexiest Sessions to Attend at #SHRM12

Workology

Top 2012 SHRM Annual Conference Sessions. We’re cutting through the crap and getting to the meat of the matter when it comes to SHRM 2012 Annual Conference in Atlanta, GA next week. International man of mystery Mark Fogel of the Marcum Group helps navigate thru the crazy ride of a booming business that goes international. Your HR Conference Session Top Picks. Look for her live tweeting the Annual SHRM Conference from @bloggingforjobs. .

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SHRM Conference Recap: Solving the Applied Technology Skills Gap

Water Cooler Wisdom

Recently, DeVry University’s Career Advisory Board presented a session on the applied technology skills gap at the  Society for Human Resource Management’s  Annual Conference in Chicago. Fortunately, in our recent JPI study, we found that most hiring manager respondents are continuously training and retraining on ATS through internal courses and trainings (78 percent), tuition reimbursement (35 percent) and external courses and trainings (31 percent).

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International Relations Internships

Career Realism

Three premier organizations offering international relations internships in those fields are the World Bank, USAID, and the United Nations. With an official goal of reducing poverty, the World Bank describes itself as the “world’s leading international development organization.” The bank provides loans to developing countries for capital programs while promoting foreign investment and international trade. Interns are typically graduate level and are paid.

Separate Internal Job Titles from External Titles

Hiring Technical People

→ Separate Internal Job Titles from External Titles Posted on July 16, 2008 by johanna I recently met a lead whose business card read “Lead Phoenix Developer.&# I asked what that meant, and he explained that he was a technical lead for an project code-named Phoenix. I’m the conference chair (the program manager for the whole conference) for Agile 2009 (in Chicago, August 2009). I asked to be called the conference chair instead.

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Join Us at the TMA Employee Engagement & Retention Conference this July in Washington DC

David Zinger

The Talent Management Alliance is hosting a conference at The Venable on employee engagement and retention in Washington DC from July 21st to July 23rd 2014. Here is the direct link to the conference if you would like to go there now: the-tma.org/employee-engagement-retention. Here is a list of the other speakers at the conference: Christopher Henry Corporate Vice President, Talent & Organizational Effectiveness, MGM Resorts International.

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5 Most Interesting Notes From the 2010 Israeli Recruitment Conference

JobMob

the 3rd edition of the biggest recruiting conference in Israel. The Kenes Gius is the annual conference about recruitment in Israel put on by HRD, the company of Israeli super-recruiter Morit Rozen , one of my Top 9 Israeli Job Search Experts on Twitter at @moritrozen. One of the reasons I wanted to attend the conference was to hear about recruiting trends in Israel and other juicy pieces of information that would interest you.

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International Relations In New York City

Career Realism

Due to the city’s size as well as its cultural and economic influence, it’s not surprising that those with qualifications in International Relations would be interested in trying the “Big Apple” on for size. Objectively speaking, the steadiness of the Financial and Businesses Services industries in particular bode well for International Relations majors who are planning to settle down in New York City. Living In NYC As An International Relations Professional.

Employee Engagement, Recognition Professionals International and St. Louis

David Zinger

The Recognition Professionals International conference will begin in St. To attend the conference and join the revolution, click here. Louis April 27th. There is an eclectic and engaging agenda of speakers. I look forward to my half hour on Sunday evening updating the association on the Employee Engagement Network and inviting a revolution in employee engagement and recognition. Employee Engagement

International Partnerships in Career Guidance: Career Key Leads the Way

Career Key

We recently had that opportunity when in late April we attended and gave a presentation at the International Congress of Counseling , "Counseling in International Perspective: Global Demands and Local Needs," organized by Bahcesehir University in Istanbul, Turkey and NBCC International. In the photo are our Turkish colleagues from the conference as well as our Career Key presenters. At the ICC conference, Dr. Jones, Mr. Rageban and Ms.

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the intern who took over an office, the dragon pajamas, and other stories to cringe over/revel in

Ask a Manager

This post, the intern who took over an office, the dragon pajamas, and other stories to cringe over/revel in , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. The intern’s office takeover. “At

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am I the annoying intern?

Ask a Manager

This week on the Ask a Manager podcast, I talked to an intern who’s worried that she might be the annoying intern in her office. Here’s the letter: I have been an intern with a small government agency for a month. I want to make it clear to my coworkers that I know my place as an intern, and any ideas I have come from a place of curiosity and eagerness to learn, not because I think my way is the right way or that I should be in charge of any decision-making.

tell us your weird summer intern stories

Ask a Manager

There was the intern who gave another intern a tattoo in the office conference room; the intern who told a horribly offensive joke at an external meeting; the intern who set up a cot for himself , complete with pillow shams; the intern who was blown away by an electric stapler and thought dragons exist; the intern who desperately wanted to work from a patio , and the infamous interns fired for petitioning for a different dress code.

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How My Intern Got The Job And Created A Blueprint For All To Follow

Corn on the Job

I recently (this week) hired an intern for my new Social Media Company, Bad Rhino. Our hired intern, Jamie, has consistently impressed me since day 1, which was back in March of this year. Maybe it’s a networking event, or conference, or a job fair. I couldn’t reach out to him yet, but I knew I’d eventually need an intern. Job Search Bad Rhino Building Connections Cabrini College Facebook Jamie the Intern twitter

International Relations In New York City

Career Realism

Due to the city’s size as well as its cultural and economic influence, it’s not surprising that those with qualifications in International Relations would be interested in trying the “Big Apple” on for size. Objectively speaking, the steadiness of the Financial and Businesses Services industries in particular bode well for International Relations majors who are planning to settle down in New York City. The ICGN Annual Conference features discussion on these subjects and more.

intern signs emails with “stay gold,” can I wear black jeans to a job interview, and more

Ask a Manager

Intern uses “stay gold” as her email sign off. There’s an intern at my office who signs off all her emails with “Stay gold.” For example, an employee leaves at 8 am to drive five hours to conference destination, participates in an evening event ending at 10 pm.

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updates: the conference expenses, asking to move back to an old job, and more

Ask a Manager

Should we let an employee pay their own way to a conference in an exciting location? (#2 We also do not ask staff to use PTO when they’re attending professional training or conferences so this was still paid work time (this was something that was expected by everyone here, but since there were a few passionate comments about policing vacation time I wanted to address that). Here are three updates from people whose letters were answered here in the past.

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The #SHRM15 Unofficial Party Guide Has Arrived

Workology

During the Annual SHRM Conference, this party guide is the most popular blog on the site for 4 years running. You must be registered for the SHRM annual conference. SOCIETY OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ANNUAL CONFERENCE. For human resource managers, an HR conference is a must. The SHRM 2015 Annual Conference is right around the corner. A very important part of that are the conference parties. SHRM ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2015 PARTY GUIDE.

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SHRM 2016 Unofficial Party, Cocktail & Reception List #shrm16

Workology

During the Annual SHRM Conference, this party guide has been the most popular blog on the site for 5 years running. You must be registered for the SHRM annual conference. SOCIETY OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ANNUAL CONFERENCE. For human resource managers, an HR conference is a must. The SHRM 2016 Annual Conference is right around the corner. This year the national conference is being held from June 19-22nd in Washington D.C.

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using unlimited time off to work a second job, a sexist conference organizer, and more

Ask a Manager

Because I’m new, I’m still working out exactly what the norms are, but it seems like people regularly take large chunks of vacation (2-3 weeks to travel internationally, for example) and are very quick to take days here and there for errands, appointments, days off of school for their kids, etc. Speaking up about a sexist conference organizer. I recently attended a small conference for members of my field. It’s four answers to four questions. Here we go….

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Can HR Make Friends at Work?

Workology

This week I’m at the SHRM Talent and HRO Today Forum conferences in Washington, DC and next week I’m in New York City for the HRPS Global Conference. While HR professionals internally can make changes by inserting themselves into the culture at their organization and building relationships. Move beyond the comfort zone of the HR conference and attend your front line manager’s next happy hour. HR Are People Too. Cross My Heart.

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OMG, The Blogging4Jobs #SHRM14 Orlando Guide is Amazing!

Workology

I’m just finishing up building my presentation talking points and slide deck for my Mega Session at the 2014 SHRM Annual conference in Orlando, and it’s time for me to really begin focusing on planning, packing and shopping for my annual pilgrimage to the SHRM conference. This is my 6th annual conference, and while I love the conference I’m particularly excited about the conference because it’s happening in Orlando.

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my office is moving to my boss’s house, difficult interns, and more

Ask A Manager

Recently, he announced that he has decided to move our office from our (already small) space (no kitchen, no conference room and we all share 2 long desks) into his duplex apartment, which is supposed to be quite luxurious. Should I have dealt with this intern any differently? I had an intern in my department who was around my age. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My office is moving inside my boss’s house.

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Top 10 Must-Attend Sessions at #HRTechConf

Workology

This is my first year with a press badge for the HR Technology Conference and I will use it to attend sessions! Which sessions will you be attending during this year’s conference? To read more about these sessions visit the HR Technology Conference website. . As part of the HR Technology Conference Ideas & Innovators sessions, the panel will discuss the sad fact that one needn’t look much further than Gallup to find the dismal global employee engagement data.

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We Should Be HERE

Workology

The conference was more than nerd heaven. My fellow conference attendees felt the same. What did bother me was the lack of HR presence at this conference. That’s the exact reason why events like HR Evolution , TRU Conferences , and RecruitFest were created. Professional organizations like the Social Media Club and Digital Media Organizations hosted cocktail and breakfast events during the conference.

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10 Characteristics of a Social Leader

Workology

That could have been the tagline for the entire conference. In a white paper from IBM (a conference sponsor), they report that “There are leaders across specific industries who do understand that social business represents an enormous opportunity to … fuel substantial value creation.”. Interested in more insights from the conference?

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Be Respectful of Others' Time

Water Cooler Wisdom

Youre Not Alone | Main | PwC Hosts Personal Brand Week for Career-Minded Students » January 31, 2011 Be Respectful of Others’ Time Around the middle of last year, I attended an internationally recognized Internet business conference.  I set up the interviews way in advance, and before I knew it, between conference sessions, networking meetings, and interviews, my 2.5 days of conference time were completely booked up. 

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intern is wearing leggings as pants, is it okay not to correct some mistakes, and more

Ask a Manager

My intern is wearing leggings as pants. I have taken on a very capable, intelligent intern for the semester in an academic setting. I did mention before agreeing to take on this intern that she would need to dress business casual. Tight-fitting or revealing clothing is not considered appropriate in our organization, but apparently they are acceptable at my intern’s other employer in another field. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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Exhaustion Has No Prejudice

Workology

It wasn’t long before spontaneous, fast & furious, and twice daily Uno games were taking place in the break rooms and conference rooms among the non-smokers. The smokers went out for <ahem> fresh air and some 20 non-smokers were throwing cards at each other and laughing hysterically while jammed into a conference room meant to hold no more than six. Mainlining Sanity. I have advocated in the past about the importance of taking a vacation.

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Missed #SHRM13? Blogging4Job’s Official yet Unofficial Recap!

Workology

Another year has gone by where HR ladies (and gentlemen) have flocked to the annual conference for the Society of Human Resource Management. Everything was winding down, but before most jumped in a cab they stopped by to see Mark Kelly & Gabby Giffords for the last keynote of the conference. Soon after his session I left for Midway International Airport to make my way back home to Denver, CO. Events #SHRM13 conference Society of human resource management

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