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: I am presenting a keynote on Tuesday July 22nd.,

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SHRM 2016 Unofficial Party, Cocktail & Reception List #shrm16


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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Trending Sources

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.

9 Tips to Transition into the Technical Sales Arena

Career Makeover Coach

Diversity in DC | Blogging4Jobs


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.

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.

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Don’t Let it Get Personal!


Watching the fights going on in Washington D.C.

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


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, and the driving force behind D.C.’s

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20 Years Later, Much Career Advice Still Applies

Water Cooler Wisdom

In the summer of 1996 after my sophomore year of college, I started an internship at a nonprofit technology association in downtown Washington, D.C. Until that point, I’d only worked in retail and had no idea what to expect. I asked my father and a professor for advice. Remarkably, 20 years later much of that guidance still resonates. Doors open based on who you know. In the late 90s, these were physical doors rather than virtual ones, but the concept is the same.

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Success Wall: Shoshana Saw Problem And Created A Solution

Career Realism

“I realized that people new to D.C. We connect Republicans in D.C. Land your dream job? Get a promotion? Make a successful career change? Congratulations!

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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.

Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

Rubin Clark If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., Blog » Memorial Day Memorial Day Published on May 31st, 2010 by Alan Sklover “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.&# - J.

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Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Karin presents social media workshops to transitioning military members on installations in the Washington, D.C. Karin presents social media workshops to transitioning military members on installations in the Washington, D.C. Welcome to the 2nd annual Veteran’s Day edition.

The Best and Worst Markets For HR Managers.

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.

Bill Humbert – [Video Interview]

Boomers Next Step

Bill Humbert of, 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

Answering the Interview Question that is REALLY Being Asked

The Job Quest

One recent morning, one of my children had this conversation with me: Dear Child (DC): “Mom, what is the temperature and what’s the high for the day?” ” DC: “So should I wear a winter coat or a spring jacket?”

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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.

Employee Engagement Gratitude From David Zinger

David Zinger

John’s Newfoundland, Washington DC, and so many other locations. Thank you and all the best in employee engagement in 2015. This is a picture taken from my office window yesterday.

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The Best Ways to Contact Recruiters on Social Media

The Undercover Recruiter

I have my heart set on a marketing job at XYZ Company in Washington D.C. I just searched my network and I have 956 total connections currently working at XYZ Company in the DC area. Look for Meetup marketing groups in DC and network with their members.

THE TOP 20 BRANDED HR PROS: Meet Pete Radloff, Technical Recruiter at comScore.

HR Capitalist

DC's own Pete Radloff surely knows this, because he's been giving gifts to the recruiting community for 5+ years. Let's face it - Fearful of the spotlight and conservative to a fault, HR pros generally aren't the best examples to look towards when it comes to professional branding.

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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.

Great Example of How to Send a Networking Email


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?

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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, such events are abundant.

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What Jerry Maguire Can Teach You About Job Search

Career Realism

He was concerned that by naming the job title (PR Mgr/Director), companies (Discovery Communications/Disney) and geographic region (DC-Metro Area only) to his network, he might feel as if he was pigeonholing himself and missing an opportunity that might show itself among his connections.

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weekend free-for-all – July 25-26, 2015

Ask A Manager

This is a collection of essays by one of my favorite Washington Post writers, including one about the time he had virtuoso violinist Joshua Bell play in the D.C. This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand.

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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.

Top 10 Cities For New Grads

Resume Bear

Washington, DC – Public and government sector jobs are abundance in Washington, DC, yet unemployment is a little high (9.5%). For those ready to graduate this spring, have you decided where you’re going to live?

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5 Things Leaders Can Learn From Olivia Pope, Scandal’s Fixer

Career Realism

While DC’s most powerful fixer does make the occasional slipup, she’s an expert at inspiring trust and getting the job done right, no matter what. 5 Things Leaders Can Learn From Olivia Pope, Scandal’s Fixer. Work It Daily. What do you and Olivia Pope have in common?

Side Hustle Gold: 4 Inspiring Women's Stories

Ms. Career Girl

She founded Bumkins Finer Baby Products to do so, and has since partnered with Disney, DC Comics, and Dr. Seuss for designer prints. The post Side Hustle Gold: 4 Inspiring Women's Stories appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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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.

Do we still have to lean in if Dave Goldberg is dead?

Penelope Trunk

Why was Sheryl in DC instead of going to get the body? Why was Sheryl in DC instead of home with her kids?

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This New Mom Put Her Lawyer Clothes Back On and Learned A Lot

Ms. Career Girl

Department of Labor, in Washington, D.C., The post This New Mom Put Her Lawyer Clothes Back On and Learned A Lot appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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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.

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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.

How To Take Advantage Of LinkedIn College Alumni Pages

Career Realism

Consider finding classmates with your major (“ I see we’re both Accounting grads from the University of Wyoming ”) and add a note offering to assist with their aspirations (“ If you’re ever in the DC area, let me know. Want to network, but don’t know where to start?

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Dr. Martin Luther King’s Economics: Through Jobs, Freedom

Resume Bear

was working hard to get people to Washington, DC. On May 12, in the wake of rioting in more than 100 cities, the Reverend Ralph Abernathy led a group of several thousand to Washington, DC, and set up a shantytown called “Resurrection City” on the mall. Martin Luther King Jr.

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5 Easy Ways To Stand Out To Employers

Career Realism

As we noted earlier, many industries have associated sports- Silicon Valley and biking or Washington, D.C. When you’re presenting yourself to employers, you want to stand out from the crowd. Some people try to use gimmicks, like pink resume paper or a quirky cover letter.

Why Every Jobseeker and New Grad Should Volunteer [6 Reasons]

The Undercover Recruiter

Oh, and if anyone in the Baltimore / Washington DC area needs a dedicated, passionate (albeit inexperienced) RN to join their team, hit me up!

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!]

Ep 65 – How to Get Started Recruiting Veterans & Military


Also great news for those attending the Annual SHRM Conference in D.C. Also great news for those attending the Annual SHRM Conference in D.C. Seventy-two percent of hiring managers admit it is difficult to ascertain the skill sets by evaluating a resume of a job candidate who is prior military. In my experience this talent pool are one of the most loyal and hardest working if given the right opportunity, environment and circumstance in which to thrive.