THE TOP 20 BRANDED HR PROS: Meet Mary Faulkner, Head of Talent at Denver Water.

HR Capitalist

As an OD and Talent pro in Denver, Mary's done that in multiple companies including Dish Network, ClearChoice and Denver Water. .

HR CAPITALIST JOB OF THE MONTH: VP of Talent Acquisition (Denver)

HR Capitalist

Position Must Reside In: Denver, Colorado. Kinetix and Kris Dunn ( HR Capitalist , Fistful of Talent ) are working exclusively a key client to fill the executive role of VP of Talent Acquisition. This role will be key in our client's future focus on talent and will report directly to the company's SVP of Human Capital. Compensation and rewards? Inspiring for the right candidate.

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Countering the Offer :: Vivalta Inc – Denver-San Francisco-Finance-Accounting Recruiters-Recruiting Firm

Guerrilla Job Hunting

“Employment negotiations are relationship driven and can last a lifetime.”. + -Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0. Sweet success. It’s Friday and you just received that long awaited job offer you’ve been waiting for. You give it a weekend of painstaking contemplation, and decide that although it is a solid offer, the salary just isn’t in line with what the market says you are worth. Come Monday, you are ready to call and counter.

ResumeBear: The Missing Manual on LinkedIn Discovered

Resume Bear

Then, in March 2006, Mike and another well-connected friend sat in a Starbucks in Denver CO deciding what to offer to an influential group of association executives. Their solution: A LinkedIn Training Program to be held at the University of Denver sponsored by LinkedIn.

The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down

Ms. Career Girl

Denver, CO. With a reputation for its laid-back environment and a low unemployment rate , Denver also has great access to entertainment and a rich variety of food choices that won’t break the bank. Life After College Austin best cities Denver Las Vegas millennials Portland Seattle

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The Best and Worst Markets For HR Managers.

HR Capitalist

Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO . 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.

QUOTES FOR HR PLAYERS: "Lazy and Crazy Isn't Going to Work"

HR Capitalist

He's a Denver Nugget, which puts him in the purview of George Karl, and he's making the nightly sports roundups for both admirable and boneheaded reasons.

How To Ace A Phone Interview

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. What’s the biggest obstacle to getting a job interview? The phone interview. Related: How To Answer 5 Important Phone Interview Questions.

Paid Sick Days Bill Gains Momentum

Jobacle

Steam is picking up for paid sick days in Philadelphia, Seattle, Denver and Georgia. The U.S. government is finally coming around to a simple concept: no employee should have to choose between their health and their income.

Boost Your Resume With A Great Cover Letter

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Picture this: Someone hands you a resume without saying anything, and a few seconds later, someone else hands you a resume, saying, “This person seems like just what we’re looking for and he is really interested in the job!”

How To Answer ‘Why Should We Hire You?’

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Every time you interview, your main purpose is to convince them to hire you. The job search is a sales process. The hiring manager (your future boss) is the ‘customer,’ and you are both the sales rep and the product.

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30-60-90-Day Plan: Your Key To Getting The Job Offer

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Are you getting interviews but not job offers? As a career coach, every week I speak to job seekers like you…they are amazing, talented people with resumes good enough to secure interviews—but they don’t stand out enough in the interview to get the offer.

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How To Answer The Interview Question ‘Where Do You See Yourself In 5 Years?’

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. ‘ Where do you see yourself in five years? ’ is a popular job interview question, and a tough one. Who can predict the future? What do they want you to say? RELATED : Need some job interview advice? Watch these tutorials!

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Supercharge Your Job Interview With A 30-60-90-Day Plan

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Who can use a 30-60-90-Day Plan for a stronger, more successful job interview? Everyone. Related: 30-60-90-Day Plan: Your Key To Getting The Job Offer.

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Payton Manning Will Awkwardly Promote Your HR Department for $10,000.

HR Capitalist

But all those commercials pale in comparison to what happened after Manning and the Denver Broncos won the 2016 Super Bowl. That's right - I said it. Payton Manning will pimp promote your HR Department for $10,000.

Thank You For Not Hiring Me, Chipotle

Corn on the Job

Bianca Cadloni is a social media specialist at Cactus (full service advertising agency), in Denver. If you had asked me in college if I would be working at the advertising agency in Denver I admired most after I graduated, I wouldn’t have believed you.

How To Answer Interview Questions About Your Pet Peeves

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Answer Interview Questions About Your Pet Peeves. CAREEREALISM. In any job interview, you will be asked about your weaknesses, your failures, and in some cases, your pet peeves. Why pet peeves?

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Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

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.

Using LinkedIn During Your Job Search: 5 Things You Need To Know

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Using LinkedIn During Your Job Search: 5 Things You Need To Know. CAREEREALISM. You may be well-educated, incredibly talented and imminently qualified for the job, but you aren’t getting the interviews you want. What’s the problem?

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Phone Interviews: Best Answers To 4 Common Questions

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Phone Interviews: Best Answers To 4 Common Questions. CAREEREALISM. The phone interview is a gating process that attempts to weed out as many job seekers as possible so that the company only needs to spend time and effort interviewing the best of the best.

How To Answer The Interview Question ‘Are You Overqualified?’

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Answer The Interview Question ‘Are You Overqualified?’. CAREEREALISM. If you make it to the interview, you may be surprised to hear them tell you that they think you are overqualified for this job.

Who Should Really Be Part Of Your Career Network?

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Who Should Really Be Part Of Your Career Network? CAREEREALISM. Do you know who would be a valuable part of your career network? Are you comfortable tapping that network when you are in a job search? Do you know what to say?

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How To Utilize Social Media For Your Job Search

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Utilize Social Media For Your Job Search. CAREEREALISM. For the job search, social media (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and more) has become almost as common and expected as the resume.

How To Talk About Your Past Bosses In A Job Interview

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Talk About Your Past Bosses In A Job Interview. CAREEREALISM. Talking about your previous boss to your potential new boss in a job interview can be tricky. Related: 5 Things Every Employer Wants To Hear In An Interview.

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How To Answer, ‘Why Do You Want To Work Here?’ In An Interview

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Answer, ‘Why Do You Want To Work Here?’ In An Interview. CAREEREALISM. If you’re ever asked in a job interview, ‘Why do you want to work here?’ or ‘Why do you want to join our company?’

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Job Boards: Job Search Do Or Don’t?

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Job Boards: Job Search Do Or Don’t? CAREEREALISM. Job boards like Monster, CareerBuilder, Simply Hired, and Indeed, are immensely popular. Many job seekers use these as a primary search tool to find jobs to apply for.

How To Answer Interview Questions About Why You Left Your Last Job

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Answer Interview Questions About Why You Left Your Last Job. CAREEREALISM. Because people typically don’t leave jobs they are happy with, potential employers want to know what your reason was for leaving your last (or current) job.

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3 Painless Networking Tips For People Who Hate To Network

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. 3 Painless Networking Tips For People Who Hate To Network. CAREEREALISM. Do you see networking as too complicated, too time-consuming, and too fake? That’s understandable.

5 Networking Tips Every Job Seeker Needs

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. 5 Networking Tips Every Job Seeker Needs. CAREEREALISM. Whether you love networking or hate it, it’s still the #1 way to find a job.

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How To Answer 3 Interview Questions About Your Personality

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Answer 3 Interview Questions About Your Personality. CAREEREALISM. When interviewers ask you about your personality or personal preferences, it can be hard to know what the “right” answer is.

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7 Unexpected Sources For Job Leads

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. 7 Unexpected Sources For Job Leads. CAREEREALISM. If you’ve been job hunting for long, you’ve probably hit the online listings and maybe asked around your network.

How To Answer Interview Questions About A Gap In Your Work History

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Answer Interview Questions About A Gap In Your Work History. CAREEREALISM. Do you have a gap in your employment history? It will leave potential employers wondering what happened.

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7 Interview Mistakes That Will Keep You From Getting The Offer

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. 7 Interview Mistakes That Will Keep You From Getting The Offer. CAREEREALISM. Big interview mistakes are obvious—being late, dressing inappropriately, bad language, and so on.

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2 Questions You Probably Don’t Ask In Job Interviews – But Definitely Should

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. 2 Questions You Probably Don’t Ask In Job Interviews – But Definitely Should. CAREEREALISM. Asking questions in the interview shows your interest in the job, as well as your intelligence and enthusiasm.

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How To Answer The Interview Question, ‘What Is Your Proudest Accomplishment?’

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Answer The Interview Question, ‘What Is Your Proudest Accomplishment?’. CAREEREALISM. What is your proudest accomplishment?’ is an often misunderstood job interview question (‘ Tell me about yourself’ ’ is another one).

2 Questions You NEED To Ask During Job Interviews

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Asking questions in job interviews is always a good idea…it shows that you’ve done your homework, that you are interested and enthusiastic about the job, and it gives you a better interview overall. Related: 5 Things To Ask In A Job Interview.

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Should You Attend A Job Fair To Find A Job?

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. Should You Attend A Job Fair To Find A Job? CAREEREALISM. If you’re in a job search, you may be wondering if attending a career fair or job fair is a good move, or a waste of time. The answer is: “it depends.”.

7 Essential Questions To Ask In Your Job Interview

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. 7 Essential Questions To Ask In Your Job Interview. CAREEREALISM. Asking questions in your job interview not only makes you stand out in positive ways, it also helps you find out things you need to know (during the interview and before you take the job).

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The Top 3 Resume Improvements Everyone Needs Now

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. If you are sending your resume out but not getting multiple invitations to interview, your resume needs some improvement.

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How To Answer Behavioral Interview Questions With The STAR Technique

Career Realism

HotJobs, and the Denver Examiner. How To Answer Behavioral Interview Questions With The STAR Technique. CAREEREALISM. Prospective employers love to ask you behavioral interview questions (or situational interview questions).