Five tips for asking better questions | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Now that I am committed to living on a farm which is sort of the anti-New York City, visiting New York City no longer brings up flashbacks to a really, really difficult lifestyle. Is this your first time here?

SeatGeek Is In The Front Row Of The Ticket-Selling Business

Career Realism

Having such a unique and diverse workforce under one roof is something that SeatGeek takes pride in. In order to encourage collaboration, networking, and foster an environment of diversity and inclusion, the company has both Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) and affinity groups.

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Living My Happily Ever After: Reinventing Life At 50

Ms. Career Girl

You feel like an alien when your peers discuss the introduction of new emoticons on Whatsapp. Hailing from a small town near Lake Geneva called Lausanne in Switzerland, I too, like many others, dreamt of living in the concrete jungle of New York. Samira Buchi New York.

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Employer Networking Through Your College

Workology

For example, some professors have developed relationships with local industry experts who are also classroom speakers. Michigan State and some other schools sponsor Diversity Career Fairs. Diversity Fair or program. Industry specific Fairs or programs.

19 Female Founders & CEOs Working in HR Technology #HRTech

Workology

Conversely, the startup and technology industry is filled with males under age 30. In the last six months half a dozen Silicon Valley companies have released their staffing and diversity data further exposing the hiring and industry gaps when it comes to tech. Being a woman working in the HR industry, I have experienced a similar type of discrimination as outlined in the Wired article.

On #EqualPayDay Dig Deeper into the Pay Gap’s Complexities

Workology

There’s good reason for Facebook and Microsoft to make preemptive announcements, as the tech industry has been in the news too much lately for being too white, too male and too willing to gentrify residents out of their homes.

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

March 14, 2011 In response to the previous post on job fairs , a commenter asked: I have attended my alma mater’s industry-specific career fair the past few years. I’ve applied for countless positions on those sites and never heard a word (industry specific, HUGE conglomerates).

“Marijuana Legalization: Does it bring new issues into the Workplace?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

I work in Colorado in the education industry, so my question is how will this law affect drug tests required by such community workers where sobriety is of utmost importance in keeping people safe? And, too, legalizing recreational use of marijuana also presents the opportunity for new jobs in a new industry, new sources of taxes for local and state governments, and the diversion of monies away from organized criminal groups.

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How to Make Your Resume Stand Out in a Crowded Job Market – Part 1.

Jennifer Anthony

Nor will they try to piece things together and figure out how your interesting and diverse background might fit with their organization. Or: Global Marketing Specialist with 15 years’ experience in consumer industries.

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Illegal Workplace Discrimination? Here’s How to Tell

Sklover Working Wisdom

A new Museum Director was appointed and publicly mandated to “Bring in Fresh Air” to the museum. Shortly after the new Museum Director started, Janine made sure to introduce herself, and soon invited the new Museum Director to lunch. Though the new Museum Director never responded to Janine’s invitation, Janine simply dismissed the lack of response to the new Director’s undoubtedly busy schedule. “Discrimination is a disease.” . . Roger Staubach.

Illegal Workplace Discrimination? Here’s How to Tell

Sklover Working Wisdom

A new Museum Director was appointed and publicly mandated to “Bring in Fresh Air” to the museum. Shortly after the new Museum Director started, Janine made sure to introduce herself, and soon invited the new Museum Director to lunch. Though the new Museum Director never responded to Janine’s invitation, Janine simply dismissed the lack of response to the new Director’s undoubtedly busy schedule. “Discrimination is a disease.” . . Roger Staubach.

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters

JobMob

A Subgroup specialized for Israeli 40+ (Over 40) “Old and Wise&# jobs seekers that wants to enlarge the diverse of employment opportunities, Employees who knows of a position and for recruiters that knows the benefits of hiring 40+ employees. The Subgroup is specialized for Israeli Software/ Algorithm Development jobs seekers that wants to enlarge the diverse of employment opportunities, Employees who knows of a position and for recruiters in Israel.

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Webinar on Friday, Wedding on Saturday | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Here’s what I’m wearing: I am obsessed with boots, and I buy a new pair of boots at Target every month. These are the last pair of boots I bought when I lived in New York City. Also, I've lost 23 lbs so must buy new stuff. Is this your first time here?

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Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

There is a bead store near the farm, but they are not interesting beads, and I knew I was going to New York City, which must be home to many amazing beads. BTW, I have a favorite needlepoint shop in almost every city. Is this your first time here?

How to make business travel manageable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Some weeks I traveled to three different cities. When people travel to another city, why do they throw out their to do list for sightseeing in random museums? If sightseeing is on your priority list, then get a new job, because you have no control over where you sightsee if you have a job with a lot of travel. I am new to your blog and am thoroughly enjoying your work and writing style. There is a dojo in every major city in the world.

2009 84

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

When it comes to self-reporting happiness, New Yorkers report being less happy than everyone else, and they don't care. New Yorkers love that they can get the best of everything - they want that more than they want to be happy. Here's what I have believed FOR A LONG TIME: You know that song "New York, New York"? I just spent all of 2008 and the majority of 2009 miserable and said that my new measure of success was a level of happiness.

2010 87

How to deal with doubt: Take a leap | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Check out my high school: New Trier. The Story of the Farmer – From the First Day We Met: June 2008 New Way to Measure Blog ROI June 2008 How I started taming my workaholic tendencies Oct. Robinson, III on October 22, 2009 at 8:05 am | permalink | Reply I grew up in a small town in New England. The opportunities are there, you just find them a bit differently than you do in the city. This could be the start of a whole new blog…life on the farm!

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How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

My new job isn't what I want to do forever, but it is putting money in the bank to fund my interests, and gaining me experience in communications. Imagine my shock 4 months into my new job when the hiring manager told me that she didn't give a fig about my degree. Indeed, the employers who are brought to our campus have said they like the diversity of skills and experiences that our liberal arts and sciences grads have to offer. Is this your first time here?

2010 87

Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

Hello, McDonald's) Posted to: Diversity | Leadership January 18th, 2010 Del.icio.us I was not thrilled about going, but I try to be open-minded when it comes to stuff that is new to me that I am not ever wishing I will get a chance to experience. He said, “City people probably think so. I have heard the doctor/gun owner argument before, but not in a stadium, in Madison, WI, which is one of the most left-leaning cities in the country. Is this your first time here?

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