AGING 2.0 Hosts #30in30in30 in Philadelphia

Ms. Career Girl

Hosts #30in30in30 in Philadelphia appeared first on Ms. The tour kicked off on September 9, 2015 in Baltimore and arrived in Philadelphia on September 17th at the North Bowl, located in Northern Liberties. Philadelphia’s retro-style, 2-story event space, with its brightly lit bowling lanes, arcade games, spacious floor and bars, immediately pulled attendees into its relaxing embrace, as any social hangout would. Hosts #30in30in30 in Philadelphia appeared first on Ms.

Shark Tank in Philadelphia with Miller Lite Tap the Future

Ms. Career Girl

Five teams of entrepreneurs pitched their business to a panel of judges consisting of Philadelphia based entrepreneurs along with Daymond John, FUBU founder and judge on the ABC show Shark Tank on June 12th in front of a live audience at the Dave & Buster’s showroom. The judges of the Philaelphia event consisted of local entrepreneurs and community leaders Chris Cera of Arcweb, and Ben Lamson and Su Sanni of WeDidIt.


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Entrepreneurs: How Work/Life Balance and Growth Can Mix

Water Cooler Wisdom

Here are the insights William Bauer, managing director of Royce Leather Gifts in New Jersey, Rob Biederman, co-founder of Hourly Nerd in Boston, and Mike Mannon, president at WD Communications in Philadelphia, shared with us. Those who believe starting a business means fewer hours will probably find themselves mistaken. In reality, small-business owners may be some of the hardest working people in the world, regardless of industry or sector.

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Don’t Become the Next Starbucks or Nordstrom. Have this Simple Conversation with Your Managers Right Now.

Evil HR Lady

Notably, these two men, Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson settled with the City of Philadelphia for $1 each and $200,000 for a program for young entrepreneurs. “If the customer were white, would you be acting that way?” ” This is the simple conversation starter that can prevent racial problems in stores and restaurants. Nordstrom Rack president, Geevy Thomas, flew to St.

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Could Giving Your Employees WeWork Memberships Help Your Recruiting Efforts?

The HR Capitalist

The company also has 40 employees working in a private office in an Atlanta WeWork, and will have employees working out of WeWorks in Philadelphia and Portland as well. For the uninitiated, WeWork is an American company which provides shared workspace, community, and services for entrepreneurs, freelancers, startups and small businesses. All of us have recruiting challenges, often times centered around technology. .

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IN THE BLACK: Odyssey Media's 15-City Fall Tour

Ms. Career Girl

In The Black: Odyssey Media’s 15-City Fall Tour of networking arrived in high style at Philadelphia’s Ritz-Carlton on October 20, 2015. The small business and entrepreneur networking exchange for multicultural women made its seventh stop in the “City of Brotherly Love” for an evening of empowerment, social engagement and professional development. The post IN THE BLACK: Odyssey Media's 15-City Fall Tour appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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What Makes Works Great?

Career Makeover Coach

One of my all time favorite jobs was as an Americorps member with the National School and Community Corps (now EducationWorks) in Philadelphia. How to Get Motivated After a Setback How to Fight Boredom and Become More Motivated at Work 6 Causes of Stress at Work Going From Employee to Entrepreneur: 5 Proven Tips to Turn Your Plans Into Reality 9 Tips to Transition into the Technical Sales Arena Meet Tai Welcome!

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5 Types of Corporate Culture

Ms. Career Girl

Millennials, by contrast, grew up in a time of financial prosperity and rapid technological advancements,” according to Entrepreneur. Philadelphia University’s online human resources degree can give you the knowledge to build the right culture at your company. The post 5 Types of Corporate Culture appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. By Brian Engard. Millennials, according to Pew Research Center, make up more of the workforce than any other age group.

Failing On Purpose: How to Sabotage the Success You Really Want

Career Makeover Coach

After sending out her resume and getting a few call backs, she landed a second interview with a large museum in Philadelphia. How to Get Motivated After a Setback How to Fight Boredom and Become More Motivated at Work 6 Causes of Stress at Work Going From Employee to Entrepreneur: 5 Proven Tips to Turn Your Plans Into Reality 9 Tips to Transition into the Technical Sales Arena Meet Tai Welcome!

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The 5 Professional Development Pillars of Real-Life Career Girls

Ms. Career Girl

When I asked if reading has had an impact on her career, serial entrepreneur Alyssa Ripp replied, “Without question it has. As for executive coach and entrepreneur Adriane Wilson, when it comes to professional development, she is a firm believer that, “Except for the books that you read, the people you meet, and the places you go you could be in the same place next year.”. Just how important is writing to Alyssa and her creative process as an entrepreneur? “I

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Expect The Unexpected: Harrison Kratz shares details of his journey

Corn on the Job

Once I started this entrepreneur route, I thought that was the only route for me and that I would be doing Kratz PR for the rest of my life. It’s crazy to think that in those 20 months I’ve gone from a naïve student entrepreneur to the organizer of a global charity campaign, to as the Community Manager for the MBA@UNC, the online MBA program at the University of North Carolina. 2 years ago, I wasn’t even thinking of leaving Philadelphia.

Want To Buy A Franchise? Don’t Forget To Consult An Attorney!

Career Realism

I get phone calls daily from people who did not consult an attorney upfront,” said Nancy Lanard, a Philadelphia attorney who specializes in franchise law and works with clients across the country. “It’s Ready to make your dream of becoming an entrepreneur come true? Thinking about buying a new business or franchise? Then Caveat Emptor !

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Thank You to My Mom (and Moms everywhere) for Their Career Choices

Career Key

After getting married and returning to the United States, Mom worked as an elementary school teacher in Philadelphia where my father was in graduate school. skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Welcome to our career blog. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices.

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Define Exactly What Life and Career Success Means to You

Career Realism

I worked for a grass roots community group in North Philadelphia. Of course, they had to generate enough income to fund their lifestyle, but that appealed to the entrepreneur in me. I have a friend who is a serial entrepreneur. Her clarity of purpose and definition of success was different from mine and the serial entrepreneur’s, but she reached her goal. He is not interested in climbing the corporate ladder, or in being an entrepreneur.

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Elizabeth Warren Called Out the Gig Economy at the DNC


In her keynote address to the DNC last night in Philadelphia, Senator Elizabeth Warren took on the American economy and specifically called out the gig economy for creating opportunities for workers, but also making it harder for them to access the disability, unemployment and insurance benefits that come with full time work. As of 2015 there were 27 million self-reported entrepreneurs in the USA.

Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Test: Is your life happy or interesting? Posted to: Fulfillment February 16th, 2010 Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The culmination of my four-year obsession with happiness research is that I think people need to choose between an interesting life or happy life. Note: This does not mean you are interesting or not interesting.

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