Tech Bootcamps Better at Recruiting Diverse Students than Higher Ed

Workology

For-profit coding bootcamps have a more diverse student population than traditional colleges and they produce better career outcomes for these diverse students. Even more importantly, they’re better at graduating diverse students and getting them jobs.

My Job as a Sports Coach

Career Realism

With 95 of the Fortune 100 companies using its service, LatPro is the largest diversity employment site in the U.S. First I teach kids to love the sport, then I take kids who are below average students and require them to better themselves academically to play the sport.

More Interview Questions Not to Ask, Part 1

Hiring Technical People

It could be sports. Maybe the passion is for a sport. interview behavior description question diversity extrovert hiring decision interview question introvert irrelevant questions I was reading Interview Questions: Hiring Experts Reveal Their Favorites. Some of them are quite good. But some of them? Not so much. Here are the ones you should avoid, and why: Who do you most admire and why? What is your passion? If you could do anything, what would be your ideal job?

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Careers for People with Disabilities

Competitive Resumes

Maybe there are sports organizations in your area that may have job openings. differently abled disabilities Diversity and Inclusion DisabilitiesFinding a job for those with disabilities is difficult.

2016 142

Why Jason Collins matters for your career

Penelope Trunk

Collins is a 12-year NBA veteran who has played for the Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards and chose to come out in the new edition of Sports Illustrated . I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. Diversity

2013 114

How to be more creative at work | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook My current favorite blogger is Dave Portnoy at Barstool Sports. ( It’s why I love Barstool Sports. After all, Barstool Sports is making hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. Penelope Posted by Penelope Trunk on February 19, 2010 at 12:30 pm | permalink | KSK is a good sports+smut blog. morality isn't a competitive sport, unless you really do feel you have jesus' private line on speed dial.

2010 62

Build Your Team

Learning Voyager

In fact, I have started to tell my clients " Job search is a team sport." Highly effective teams produce results because they are: Results driven Goal focused Diverse Collaborative Energized Why not harness the power of teamwork to reach your career goal?

2019 70

Why It’s Important To Your Career To Read Foreign Based Media

Ms. Career Girl

Hate sports? Reading across foreign based media gives you the edge in a job market that values the ability to think different and relate to diverse audiences. Dorothy said it first. This isn’t Kansas, Toto.

2018 175

How to Stay Positive in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Spend the day reading a light novel, playing your favorite sport, tooling around with a hobby, or learning something new. Cooking is a satisfying and positive diversion from negative thinking. 10 tips to conquer negative thoughts and keep moving forward.

2016 268

Race Matters in Hiring, No Matter How Nice The Cheshire Cat Grins

Competitive Resumes

I have a diverse set of clients in the past three years who came to me because their strategies were not working. Any identifiable cultural associations with sports (once remove a client’s college tournament “Sweet 16” appearance). Race matters in hiring.

2017 130

STUART SCOTT: The Real Innovators Are Always Hated Before Being Understood.

HR Capitalist

If you''re even a casual observer of sports, you recognize those catchphrases and many more as belonging to Scott. While many would say "not me", the reality is that his new style of sports reporting was devisive. While that might have been true in some cases, even the good, non-racist people of the world couldn''t stand it because he blew up the model of how sports highlights got presented. This post is about hating change. This post is about growing up.

2015 68

5 Tips From Nike Recruiters On How To Ace Your Tech Interview

Career Realism

Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. Technology is responsible for making the world’s largest sport brand run faster, smarter and more securely. Winning teams recruit players who push each other forward.

2019 83

What is The Difference Between Data Analysis and Data Science?

Imarticus Learning

Skills: The individuals misinterpret Data Analysis with Data Science, but the methodologies for both are diverse. The methods used in the two are diverse. It is soon taking over the industries like – Sports, Medicine, Hospitality, etc. Following the current technological transformations within the economy, there has been an emergence of enormous career options, wherein, Data Science is the hottest. According to the Glassdoor , Data Science arose as the highest paid area.

2018 54

Best Face Forward: 9 Tips for the In-Person Interview

Jobacle

If you have holes in your resume or have jumped around from employer to employer, highlight the positives of your diverse background. So don’t be afraid to remark on a shared favorite sports team or vacation spot. Contributed by LiveCareer.

2017 169

Career Lessons from 2016’s Most Inspiring Women

Ms. Career Girl

We had Olympic sports commentators forgetting that women are people and a judge so worried about the “ severe impact ” jail would have on rapist Brock Turner that he barely sentenced him. The post Career Lessons from 2016’s Most Inspiring Women appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2016 195

Employer Networking Through Your College

Workology

Michigan State and some other schools sponsor Diversity Career Fairs. Diversity Fair or program. Campus volunteer or sporting events.

How to Set Big Goals And Break Through The Glass Ceiling

Ms. Career Girl

It’s not a secret I am a women; It’s not a secret I am pregnant; It’s not a secret that very few women sit at the table in the sports industry; It’s not a secret that my business partner is also my husband. The post How to Set Big Goals And Break Through The Glass Ceiling appeared first on Ms.

2016 207

7 Ways To Meet New People (And Have Fun Doing It)

Career Realism

The group brings together a diverse group of individuals with the same goal: to improve their speaking skills. If you love competition, join a sports club or league! This is a fun way to meet new people, play new sports, and learn how to work on a team. Recreational sports.

2016 96

Forcing Managers to Interview Minority Candidates - Necessary or Pure Bureaucracy?

HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note - If you follow sports, you may have heard that the Oakland Raiders (soon to be the Las Vegas Raiders) are set to hire Jon Gruden , current ABC/ESPN commentator, past head coach in the NFL and yes, a white guy.

2018 74

16 Ways to Stay Motivated in Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

Spend the day reading a light novel, playing your favorite sport, tooling around with a hobby, or learning something new. Cooking itself is also a satisfying and positive diversion from negative thinking.

2011 207

How to “Come Out” in the Workplace

Careers Done Write

On Monday, Sports Illustrated posted an article on its website in which Jason Collins shares, "I''m a 34-year-old NBA center. For others, it is about being accepting of others and valuing diversity. I''m black. And I''m gay." I thought, really? It is difficult to believe this is a milestone just achieved in 2013. Some say that America and many parts of the world have made significant progress in accepting LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) individuals.

2013 124

5 Tips From Nike Recruiters On How To Ace Your Tech Interview

Career Realism

Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. Technology is responsible for making the world’s largest sport brand run faster, smarter and more securely. 5 Tips From Nike Recruiters On How To Ace Your Tech Interview Work It Daily.

2019 83

7 Ways To Meet New People (And Have Fun Doing It)

Career Realism

The group brings together a diverse group of individuals with the same goal: to improve their speaking skills. If you love competition, join a sports club or league! This is a fun way to meet new people, play new sports, and learn how to work on a team. Recreational sports.

2013 114

How to Network Your Way Into a Great-Fit Executive Job

Executive Career Brand

Tap into your areas of expertise and personal passions to lead and/or participate in community events, PTA efforts, organization Boards of Directors, fundraising efforts, sports activities, etc. It’s time you faced it, if you haven’t already.

2014 174

CAPITALIST MAILBAG: What's the Most HRish Thing to Come Out of Boston?

HR Capitalist

Want people to understand we''re all more alike than different in your next diversity training module? Hey Capitalist/KD: What''s the most HRish thing to come out of the Boston tragedy? I''m betting you''ve got something to say about the media coverage. Becka from Charlotte. Hey Becka - .

7 Ways To Meet New People (And Have FUN Doing It!)

Career Realism

Toastmasters is a popular public speaking club that brings together a diverse group of individuals with a common goal: improving their speaking skills. If you LOVE competition, consider joining a sports club or league! 7 Ways To Meet New People (And Have FUN Doing It!). Work It Daily.

2017 70

4 Ways to Attract Millennial Talent

Workology

In fact, most Millennials want to work for employers who value diversity, are socially responsible, and show respect for each individual working for that company. You can also give them perks such as unlimited vacation or exclusive opportunities for entertainment or sporting events.

Talent 135

The Best Companies to Work for – Vol 13

Career Alley

From our first sporting event (did you win or lose?) to your grades in school, to trying out for plays, sports, you name it -taking the SATs and getting into the best college (can you spell scholarship?). Their career site has a few links on the left for View Opportunities, Benefits and Diversity. Their career site provides links to Jobs, Benefits, Diversity and Campus Recruiting at the top of the page.

2010 118

Mizzou Football: Leaders Need To Make Sure Urgency Is Obvious to All.

HR Capitalist

He agreed in a statement Sunday that "change is needed" and said the university was working to draw up a plan by April to promote diversity and tolerance. Money and viral pressure from social media, the kind that maybe only sports can deliver in our country, reigns supreme.

2015 82

Practitioner Spotlight: Jennifer Payne, @JennyJensHR

Workology

Convention says that you need to bounce around to many jobs and companies to gain diverse experiences, but I feel fortunate that I’ve been able to do just that within the same company. My degree is in Marketing, and there was a time that I was hoping to go into sports marketing (my internship was with the Buffalo Sabres hockey team). Each week Blogging4Jobs will start highlighting current, former, or retired practitioners who are shaking things up in the HR space.

2015 122

7 Ways College Students Can Manage Stress Effectively

Career Realism

This includes lack of funds, poor time management, and even the interaction with diverse personalities. Engaging with group activities such as dance classes and sports will assist in building relationships that could possibly last a lifetime.

2014 114

Please Remind Job Seekers What “Professional Attire” Means

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

When I questioned his faux-diversity, the owner insisted that he wasn’t trying to deceive, but rather, he truly wanted diversity. Men also need to consider buttoning up the shirt and avoiding tight T-shirts and sports gear. Dear J.T. &

2010 76

Don't Assess Cultural Fit with Personal Questions

Hiring Technical People

But it’s perfectly legal to not hire someone because you don’t like his taste in books or sports, or anything else unrelated to the work. Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing.

2008 130

How to Build an Edge: Develop Your Talent Stack

Personal Excellence Blog

In sports, you train to become best in your field, like Tiger Woods (golf) and Michael Jordan (basketball). With such a diverse mix, I’m able to stay ahead despite constant market changes. (Image: Beatriz Pérez Moya ).

2017 92

How to Build a Powerful Executive Network

Executive Career Brand

Tap into your areas of expertise to lead and/or participate in community events, PTA efforts, organization Boards of Directors, fundraising efforts, sports activities, etc.

2010 212

A look behind the lines. - Job Stalker

Job Stalker

Arts & Entertainment Life & Style News & Opinion Sports Find a blog Login or Sign Up Featured: No waiting: Become a ChicagoNow blogger now , Pitch us your blog idea Job Stalker Home Archive About A look behind the lines.

2011 82

6 Things I Learned To Do Before Graduating

Career Realism

It can be something as simple as a recreational sports league, or something more complex and time consuming like student government. If you are really ambitious, try to get involved in a diverse range of activities and clubs.

2013 83

Imagine getting FIFTY jobs. - Job Stalker

Job Stalker

Arts & Entertainment Life & Style News & Opinion Sports Find a blog Login or Sign Up Featured: No waiting: Become a ChicagoNow blogger now , Pitch us your blog idea Job Stalker Home Archive About Imagine getting FIFTY jobs.

2011 78

Create A Content Universe To Attract Great Employees

Career Realism

You don’t need a piece of content for every single one, but a diversity of articles, photos, videos and other content will certainly help. To earn their attention and respect of the great employees you haven’t hired yet, you need as many ways as possible to engage them.

2014 104

Let Your Hobbies Lead You to a Fulfilling Career

Career Realism

Whether it’s electric cars, the newest mobile applications, sports, or even Poker – consider the industry as a working profession. The diamond industry is incredibly diverse and there is no end to the type of people who work in the field. Identify Who You Are.

2012 100

Match Your Car Passion With Your Career

Career Realism

While this daring, edgy sport was done simply for fun in the past, it is quite lucrative nowadays and there’s billions of dollars involved and whole company reputations at stake. For instance, a company that has global operations certainly needs a strong and diverse human resources team.

Representative Weiner's online conduct: a reminder to employers.

HireCentrix

Renee is also a member of the Sports and Entertainment Practice Group. She provides employment-related legal services to various clients in the sports industry. » Handling Cultural Diversity at workplace Lets kick off this week with the part IV of Brain Drain Series – Handling Cultural Diversity at workplace. Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise. Contact Us. My Profile.

2012 40

6 Intangible Skills That Can Get You Hired Today

Career Realism

Team Player The most successful sports franchises all have a balance of veteran, experienced and rookies playing together. Want to get hired ? Of course you do! Employers are and will be looking for a more holistic group of skill sets in hiring people.

2013 83