CT, MA, NY & RI Tech Sales | CBS (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

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2018 59

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was sent to us by Kati of New London, Connecticut. “There is no burnt rice to a hungry person.” ” – Philippine Proverb. There is no job too boring to an unemployed worker. There is no visit too long to an elderly person.

2018 130

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Hartford, Connecticut. “People inspire you, or they drain you –. pick them wisely.” ” – Hans F. Hanson. This is not only true, but it seems to be getting truer each and every day.

2017 130

Wal-Mart and Guest Blogging

Evil HR Lady

I have a post up over at Connecticut Employment Law Blog and it's all about Wal-Mart and blogging. Go read it, and browse the rest of Daniel Schwartz's site. You'll like it

2008 100

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

a student at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut. “Anger is a universal, natural and acceptable emotion. It is harmful when it becomes a continuing state of mind.” ” – Unknown.

2017 130

Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Ms. Career Girl

These states include Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

A Simple Tool To Compare Salaries by State

Professional Resume Services

Here are the numbers for an executive in a random selection of states: Connecticut: $211,850 becomes $193,647 when adjusted for cost of living. When you are looking at a job change there are lots of variables complicating your task.

Salary 141

Brian Williams and Others Who Damage Their Careers by Lying

Career Solvers

Connecticut Attorney General, Richard Blumenthal. While campaigning for Connecticut’s U.S. NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams has been suspended without pay following news that he misrepresented his account of an Iraq War mission in 2003.

2015 60

Incriminating Background Check for Marketing Director

Careers Done Write

JD, Connecticut. Dear Deb, Q. I have been interviewing and have been preliminarily offered a role, but have been asked to provide authorization for a full background check including credit report and criminal history. I have a few blemishes on my credit and was arrested for DUI in 1994.

Follow Your Dream. But Don't Quit Your Day Job

Ms. Career Girl

She resides in Greenwich, Connecticut. The post Follow Your Dream. But Don't Quit Your Day Job appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Passion vs. paycheck? You don't necessarily have to pick one or the other, according to QuadJobs co-founder Andra Newman.

2015 173

Paid Sick Days Bill Gains Momentum


San Francisco and Washington, DC have already passed the laws and Connecticut appears to be next. The U.S. government is finally coming around to a simple concept: no employee should have to choose between their health and their income.

How to Address a Lengthy Unemployment

Careers Done Write

Connecticut. Dear Deb, Q. I haven’t worked since 2009 and I was wondering if there is anything I can do to downplay this gap? It seems like the longer I am unemployed the more this becomes a big issue for me. –T.J.,

2011 180

“Does a former employee have a legal right to see her former.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Bree Connecticut Answer: Bree, as a resident of Connecticut, it seems you may be in luck. While I am not licensed to practice law in Connecticut, I did a bit of research and found that Connecticut has a law that helps people in your circumstances.

2010 130

2010 Working Mother 100 Best Companies | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

New Jersey, Illinois, California, Connecticut, and Virginia-based companies were also well represented on the list.

2010 52

The Relationship Quiz

Ms. Career Girl

His column “Relationships” appears every week in The Denver Post, the Vail Daily, the Wellington (New Zealand) Dominion-Post, The Resident in Connecticut, the Daily Times-Call in Longmont, Colorado, as well as a variety of other newspapers around the world.

2016 158

The 8 Best Career Movies of All Time

Resume Bear

She’s based in Auckland, New Zealand, hails from Connecticut and blogs at marianlibrarian.com. Marian is a blogger, traveler (hails from Connecticut and based in New Zealand by way of London) and social media strategist for a rad agency in Auckland.

2012 192

Can You Get Fired Because of Facebook?

Resume Bear

Here are some examples: Connecticut superintendent out of job over Facebook comments – A Connecticut school superintendent is out of a six-figure job after getting into some Facebook trouble. Do you know anyone who has been fired because of what they posted on Facebook or Twitter?

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Connecticut (ct.jobs). Connecticut (conn.jobs.offered). Once upon a time, before the days of Facebook, was a series of computer network systems called USENET. Usenet was (more or less) an online forum without frills as all you could do was post text and share files (mostly pictures).

What Should We Do?

Ms. Career Girl

Last Friday, hearts across America and the whole world were heavy, as we learned of the events that had taken place in Newtown, Connecticut. Our thoughts and prayers were all most of us could offer.

2012 158

Bad Credit No Longer a Problem in Job Hunts

Resume Bear

California joins Connecticut, Illinois, Hawaii, Oregon, Maryland and Washington that have similar laws. Your credit history can keep you from getting a job. For years employers have been pulling credit reports as part of the background check of potential job applicants.

2011 150

7 Ways to Use Geography to Your Networking Advantage


I am fortunate to live 50 miles outside of New York City in a vibrant Connecticut town on Long Island Sound. I belong to the ASTD of Southern Connecticut. My commute to NYC is a Metro North train ride, so it’s relatively easy to get there.

2014 66

Ask MCG: Interviewing for a Different Career Path

Ms. Career Girl

Kristina currently works in Connecticut at GE Capital supporting a team of IT CIOs. The post Ask MCG: Interviewing for a Different Career Path appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Moving to an unrelated career track?

2015 151

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.

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


GET THE INSIDE SCOOP AT THE 2015 HR TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE IN LAS VEGAS! I can’t believe are less than 2 weeks away from the 2015 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas. We’re knee deep in pre-conference content strategy for #HRTechConf where we’ll bring you the best insights into what you can expect at three different events in Vegas in one week. Yes, three events which are the HR Tech Tank, IAEWS Fall Congress and the HR Technology Conference.

5 ways to be a team player

Cube Rules

Along with her passion for whipping up recipes that incorporate “superfoods”, she recently finished research on culinary schools in Pennsylvania and Connecticut. photo credit: lumaxart. Success in business requires that you understand how to be a leader and how to be a team player.

2012 164

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

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“Can an employer dictate who an employee can and can’t speak with?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Stamford, Connecticut. A few states, not including Connecticut, have laws that say employers cannot limit off-the-job employees’ social, religious or political activities. Question: I was recently laid off from an ad agency. I’ve tried to contact one of my direct reports whom I’d become friends with. No replies. I asked another friend there to inquire with the first friend, and she told him HR said she was forbidden from contacting me for “legal reasons.”.

2012 100

This Is What Companies Do When They Are Getting Kicked by Entry-Level Turnover.

HR Capitalist

It will be a pay boost for about 5,700 employees, of which 26 are in Connecticut. The vast majority of Aetna''s 6,121 employees in Connecticut earn more than $16 per hour already. Let''s say you''re an HR leader responsible for recruiting and retention in some entry-level parts of your company, and your turnover rate is the death of a thousand cuts. Sure, you have a great retention month every once in a while (lucky! probability!),

Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

These stares are: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Oregon, Washington, and Vermont. Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. While it might seem unfair, more employers are looking at their prospective employees’ credit history. Not only does this have the unfair feel to it, the practice creates a barrier to job seekers that have been unemployed during the economic downturn.

2013 146

Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide


Make sure to download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas and the SHRM Annual Conference Whitepaper while you’re waiting for the VIP Party Guide to launch! . Get the Inside Scoop at the SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas!

Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15


Over the past few weeks we’ve had numerous Facebook messages, emails, and texts into our secret club asking when we’d be launching our annual guide for the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition happening next month. If you’re headed to SHRM and you’d like all the resources necessary to make SHRM and your visit to Las Vegas a success, you’re in luck!

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


ConnecticutConnecticut Workers Compensation Commission. Workers Compensation Definition.

IoT Technology Revolutionizes the Office Grind

Water Cooler Wisdom

Connecticut-based document management company and new WCW partner Xerox is leveraging the IoT to develop mobile applications that interface with office printers, allowing users to scan, email, fax, and print documents directly from a smartphone or tablet. I recently attended a closing for our house just outside of Chicago. The event took place in a residential realty office and the amount of paperwork for our closing alone was staggering.

Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List


INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SHRM 2016 PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS. We are just 5 short weeks away from the 2016 SHRM Annual Conference in Washington DC. I’m currently working on blog content, selecting sessions and trying to develop a plan for all things #SHRM16.

2016 63

Download Your 2015 Guide Las Vegas for #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


It’s arrived. The most anticipated guide filled with nuggets of wisdom, insights, where to go and what to do in Las Vegas during the HR Technology Conference. It’s sponsored by our friends, Talent Objects. This guide is filled with information about cabbing it in Vegas, shows to see, restaurants to enjoy and what to do when you aren’t at the HR Technology Conference.

One Anecdote: Patience and Tenacity in Your Job Search in this Economy

Resume Boutique

A Connecticut-based lawyer, he moved to New York City and took a temporary position with the thought that soon he would land a full time job. One of our Resume Boutique clients just landed a job after a long search. But within eight months, the New York legal market began to take a nose dive. So he did what he had to do. He was fortunate enough to work for on very long term projects for two firms. He contacted us in the summer of 2010.

I was fired because of Facebook | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Check out these examples: Connecticut superintendent out of job over Facebook comments – A Connecticut school superintendent is out of a six-figure job after getting into some Facebook trouble.

2010 207

5 Success Secrets for Better Phone Interviews

Careers Done Write

I was actually working a few weeks ago with a client who was travelling up the Merritt Parkway in Connecticut and the call got dropped no fewer than three times. Nearly all senior- and executive-level jobs today require a phone interview as a preliminary step in the hiring process. Sometimes there may even be multiple telephone conversations before you ever set foot in the company’s office.

Why Six Sigma is So 20th Century

Water Cooler Wisdom

Xerox , the Connecticut-based printing and business process outsourcing giant, has  publicly acknowledged  that it is cutting back on efforts and jobs related to Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma.

2015 40

7 Ways to Boost Your Internal Networking Skills


During my 20 years with a large Connecticut company, I learned that internal and external networks are both worth your investment. Working at a large organization gives you twice the networking power.