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Workology

Book Connect Blogging4Jobs HR + Social Media + Job Search = Blogging4Jobs Business Events OKC Featured Networking Gen Y Guest HR Job Search Social Media Categorized | HR , Job Search Diversity in DC Posted on 01 August 2010. felt that she needed to attend since “DC is where everything was going on” and allowed her an opportunity to meet face to face with the recruiters that knew her only via e-mail.

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DC Urged to Telecommute on the 20th

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal DC Urged to Telecommute on the 20th January 7, 2009 · 1 comment The Telework Exchange released a press release yesterday urging all D.C. Telework to Relieve D.C. January 6, 2009 – Telework Exchange SM , a public-private partnership focused on expanding telework, today calls for Washington, D.C. With up to 4 million people expected in the Washington, D.C. Telework to Relieve D.C.

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Brazen Careerist opens an office in DC | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Brazen Careerist opens an office in DC Posted to: Entrepreneurship October 6th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Brazen Careerist is opening offices in Washington, DC. You’d think I'd be panicking that the center of the company is shifting to DC. So I’m sad to see the company shifting to DC. It's good that Brazen Careerist is moving to DC.

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

David Zinger

Join myself and other employee engagement experts in Washington DC this July. 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. I am presenting a keynote on Tuesday July 22nd.,

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SHRM 2016 Unofficial Party, Cocktail & Reception List #shrm16

Workology

Let’s get this party started in Washington, D.C.! This year the national conference is being held from June 19-22nd in Washington D.C. HOW TO NAVIGATE THE HUMAN RESOURCE CONFERENCE AND PARTIES IN DC. 6th Street Lobby Bar at 2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC. DNV Rooftop – 1155 14th Street Northwest, Washington, DC. NW, Ste 501, Washington, DC. Pinstripes at 1064 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC. NW Washington DC.

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9 Tips to Transition into the Technical Sales Arena

Career Makeover Coach

2010 149

Did You Know That. ?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Published on September 11th, 2010 by Alan L Sklover Fourteen states and Washington D.C. Blog » Did You Know That. ? Did You Know That. ? have given their residents the right to use medically-prescribed marijuana to relieve severe pain and neurological problems. But only one state – Rhode Island – protects its citizens from being fired for doing so in the privacy of their own homes.

US Appeals Court Upholds Stiffer Silica Dust Rule

Ask a Manager

Circuit turns down challenges from construction, other industry organizations

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I’ll Get Back to You on Monday: Saying No to After-Hours Email

WorkEngagement

A few days ago, the Washington Post ran a story about a D.C. consulting firm that is asking employees to resist reading and responding to email during off-hours. The firm is attempting to help employees create a divide between work … Continue reading →

2012 158

Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” – J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

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Colloquium, Anyone?

Learning Voyager

My wife had a church music colloquium to attend in Washington D.C. Here We Are. Now What? Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." ~ Mark Twain About Me Terrence Seamon Facilitator, blogger, and transitionist, Terry is engaged, learning, and changing. Interested in reaching me, use my email, thseamon at yahoo dot com. View my complete profile My Blog List Aa.ha! Thinking Inside The Blog!]

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Don’t Let it Get Personal!

WorkEngagement

Watching the fights going on in Washington D.C.

2013 118

Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” – J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

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5 Hot Cities for Recent College Graduates Entering the Workforce

Career Alley

Washington D.C. Washington D.C. Thanks to the government’s fairly recession proof jobs, these factors have given D.C. At $1,850 per month, D.C. Austin is kind of a mix between D.C. Graduating college used to nearly guarantee a key to the American middle class, and all of the bills and responsibilities that come with it. But thanks to The Great Recession, that dream is no longer the reality.

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Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” – J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

2017 133

Keep Health Care Costs Down Regardless of Looming Legislation

Evil HR Lady

Is there anything you can do to help keep health care costs under control, regardless of what goes down in Washington, D.C.? More than half of small business owners identified health care costs as a “critical issue,” according to a report from the NFIB Research Foundation. And business owners are in an uneasy state because health laws could change at any time.

Protecting Yourself: Safety Tips For Uber Drivers

Jobacle

The button’s currently available in 250 select cities and counties in the US, including Los Angeles, Washington DC, Seattle, Phoenix, and San Diego. Roughly 3 million people drive for ride-sharing company Uber, and make an average of $364 a month , Market Watch reports.

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Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” – J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

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Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice: Ingredients to a Balanced Life

Ms. Career Girl

Living in Washington D.C., In DC, beer festivals are pretty big (especially around this time), but even if you live somewhere else, why not check out the town calendar? I once met a girl who was part of a paddle boarding team here in DC. In DC, many of the museums recruit volunteers to help out with year-round events and activities. Again, this may be more of a city thing (and specifically a DC thing), but networking events are a very smart use of your time.

2014 138

Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” – J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

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Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” - J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

2014 139

Baby Boomers and Digital Technology

Boomers Next Step

This informative Powerpoint was presented by Lee Rainie at the Boomers Business Summit in Washington DC, March 28 2012. Baby Boomers and Digital Technology from Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project. Featured Technology

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“The Supreme Court has ruled that they cannot have a nativity scene in Washington, D.C. This wasn’t for any religious reason. They just couldn’t find three wise men and a virgin.” ” – Jay Leno. In this “holiday season,” let’s remember that “holiday” is derived from “holy day.” Whether at work or elsewhere, and regardless of your faith or your having no faith, keep “the spirit” in mind and heart.

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Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” – J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

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35 Ideas to Jazz Up Your Candidate Experience

The Undercover Recruiter

John’s flight arrives on-time at Regan National Airport in Washington, D.C. The only problem is, his luggage doesn’t. Ordinarily, this would be a hassle, yes, but today this could be a life-changing concern since John has a job interview tomorrow at Capital One’s headquarters and he can’t very well show up in his ripped jeans. View Article. 35 Ideas to Jazz Up Your Candidate Experience. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

2017 64

Think Calls are Better than Emails? Think Again

Undercover Recruiter

The article was written by a former member of the Washington, DC political workforce who recounted the advice given to him by a veteran lobbyist. I recently read an article entitled, “Don’t Send an Email if You Can Pick Up the Phone.” The lesson he took from the conversation was simply not to put anything. View Article. Think Calls are Better than Emails? Think Again. Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog. Recruiting Advantages call Email

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Get Away, Girls! 7 Perfect Places for Your Next Ladies’ Weekend

Ms. Career Girl

Washington, D.C. Still, you’ll want to infuse your girls’ weekend with a bit more excitement than that, but don’t worry: D.C. A safe and seriously fun option would be to rent a party bus to take you around D.C. or, better yet, from D.C. Some companies even operate wine tours, which take participants from D.C. The post Get Away, Girls! 7 Perfect Places for Your Next Ladies’ Weekend appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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The Top Cities in America for Women in Business

Ms. Career Girl

In second place came Tampa, FL, and our nation’s capital, Washington, D.C., With a population of over 620,000, Baltimore is the largest city in Maryland, and benefits from being centrally located around other thriving metropolitan areas, such as New York City, Washington D.C., The number of women in executive roles and women-owned businesses has steadily risen over the last decade, with more than 9.4 million firms owned by females, generating over $1.5 trillion in sales.

You Can Still Be Fired for Being LGBTQ in Some States, but Maybe the Supreme Court Will Fix That

Evil HR Lady

21 states (and Washington, DC) have put their own protections into place, leaving the majority of states on their own. Discrimination against people for their sexual orientation is wrong, right? We should hire, promote, and pay people based on what they contribute to the business not on who they date (or don’t date). But, federal law isn’t clear and right now, LGBTQ people only have clear protections in place in some states.

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Bill Humbert – RecruiterGuy.com [Video Interview]

Boomers Next Step

Bill Humbert of RecruiterGuy.com, a Washington, DC native, is a graduate of Assumption College in Worcester, MA. He has been a professional recruiter since 1981. In 1981, MCI Telecommunications was his first client. Over the years other former clients have included The Washington Post, Comsat Labs, USF&G Insurance, Geico Insurance, CSX Technology, Telegroup, LeFebure, Intermec [.]. Featured Video author bill humbert professional recruiter

Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” - J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

2013 109

Recruiters: Don’t Assume Candidates Are Drinking Your Kool-Aid

Workology

That was a question that I posed to several recruiting heavy-hitters last week during a D.C. Not everyone is on social media … you have to know your audience and how to reach them,” advised Kathleen Smith , CMO of ClearedJobs.net, and the driving force behind D.C.’s You have to tell people about your role, the company, and sell them on why they would want to work for you,” added Derek Zeller , IT sourcer and a two-time “Best Recruiter” in D.C. “What do the best recruiters do?”

2014 127

Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” - J. Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

2012 118

The Best Cities for Young Professionals to Move to For Jobs

Career Alley

1) Washington D.C. Washington D.C. If you’re into politics, policy or simply making a difference, there’s no better location to get a return on your investment than Washington DC. There are so many great cities for young professionals to pursue their careers. Instead of naming the obvious choices like Los Angeles or New York, this list will point out other great options as well.

2012 227

Great Example of How to Send a Networking Email

Workology

Subject: Networking help for HR in Washington DC area? << Compelling subject line with context is important! Today I’m writing to you because I’m working on expanding my network in the Washington DC region, and I was wondering if you may be willing to help me? Perhaps your team is looking for key roles in the DC market where my own network may be of assistance (for free of course – to be clear…I’m not pitching recruitment services)? <<

2013 107

How Did You Grow Up? I See My Parents In Things I Do at Work Every Day (The Best Hire Ever Podcast)

The HR Capitalist

JLee agrees and talks about going on a date in DC with a guy who wanted to know her 5-year plan. At my desk in my home office, I have two things to remind me where I came from: --A weathered work thermos that was used by my dad in his career as a Telecom Lineman, and . --A

2020 111

Yes, a Reporter Got Kicked Out of Congress for a Sleeveless Shirt. Can We Stop the Whining?

Evil HR Lady

It’s hot in DC).” CBS News reports that a “young female reporter” was not allowed into the speaker’s lobby, which is outside the House Chamber in the Capitol because her shirt was sleeveless. “Apparently, the coverage of women’s toes and shoulders is important business for the current House leader,” whined Jezebel writer Stassa Edwards. Reporter K Tully McManus , confirmed this event on Twitter : “This is real.

2017 116

Covid-19 Pandemic Anxiety – Time For Some Inspiring Reading!

Ms. Career Girl

From Brooklyn to Washington D.C., Just a few months ago, who would have imagined being asked, or required, to embrace social distancing, or shelter at home. The Covid-19 pandemic has changed all of our lives drastically. For some, it’s frustrating. For most of us, it’s brought anxiety and worry. We don’t know what tomorrow holds, and that’s unsettling at best. Anxiety about Covid-19 is becoming a problem by itself.

2020 182

How Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Affected My Self Esteem

Ms. Career Girl

Esme eventually left DC for her native Midwest, where she now writes grants (for money) and stories (for fun). When people think of sexual harassment, they think about egregious behavior (I mean it has to be egregious to be valid, right?) exhibited by men at work. Then they often wonder if the woman is lying or exaggerating and nowadays, we hear a lot about the lack of due process for the accused.

2020 153

The Best and Worst Markets For HR Managers.

The HR Capitalist

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC . Had a client at Kinetix ask me last week where in the US I would build out a presence if my goal was to hire capable software developers with limited competition. Made me think that would be an interesting question for HR positions as well. With that in mind, here's the best and worst markets to be an HR Manager in America, with data pulled from Wanted Analytics.

2017 81

Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.&#. - Rubin Clark. please consider doing so. It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. It is not anonymous, but highly personal, containing the names of over 52,000 people killed in service. It can be touched, and powerfully touches back.

2011 109

Green Career Tip: Growing Edge of Green Economy: Two Conferences You Need to Know about This Week

Green Career Central

They are sponsoring a conference in Washington, D.C. Here’s their description of the event: “VERGE DC brings together corporate leaders focusing on a new wave of technological change revolutionizing sustainability. This week there are two conference offered by two well-respected green economy organizations.

2012 116

How Creative Can A Work Wardrobe Be?

Professional Resume Services

Cowboy boots communicate one thing in Dallas and a different thing in D.C., It was interesting to see the comments on Anna Akbari’s DailyWorth post. “ Don’t Dress for the Job You Want ” is a statement that seems to fly in the face of the general consensus on working wardrobes. But she does make some good points to consider when dressing to express yourself instead of your position: demonstrate that you get it. connect with your audience. exude confidence.

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