Florida: Not Business As Usual For Millennials!

Ms. Career Girl

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. For those who have little or no first-hand experiences, the mention of Florida might conjure up images of Spring Break or retirement. But for that vast time between college and the Golden Years, Florida has boundless opportunities to grow and innovate. And Florida colleges have strong strategic partnerships with major businesses. The Florida Talent Pool.

Looking for Direction? Perhaps Florida is the Key

Ms. Career Girl

. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. Florida – Where it’s at! Florida – The Sunshine State – is home to more beaches and coastline than any other continental state. Most people think of Florida as a vacation spot; really it should be spotlighted for innovation and forward thinking. Florida businesses have invested a lot of time and effort to create partnerships to build a thriving manufacturing hub.

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Florida’s Unique Approach to Talent Development

Jobacle

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. Well in the state of Florida CAPE isn’t exactly a superhero, but it is a program that has the ability to grow Florida Talent ! The Career and Professional Education Act (CAPE) was created in Florida to form a partnership between businesses and the education community, with the goal of sustaining a vibrant state economy. It’s a program that helps Florida Business thrive.

Over One Thousand Jobs Available In Florida

Resume Bear

The post Over One Thousand Jobs Available In Florida appeared first on Resumebear Online Resume. Job Search Available Jobs florida jobs hiring now Job Opening job posting jobs jobs in floridaLocal Talent Needed for Customer Service Positions at Industry Leading Organization.

The Future Is Here and it Is in Florida

Jobacle

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida. Florida is hot. The more my business travels send me south, the more impressed I become with the evident technological renaissance the state of Florida is experiencing. Florida Business is booming. Florida is also rife with manufacturing, financial and government-related work opportunities. What do these advanced rockets and spacecraft mean for Florida’s economy? Florida!

Making Fun of Disney at HR Florida (#HRFL11)

HR Capitalist

Here’s the scene on Sunday from HR Florida in Orlando – I’m presenting as part of a workshop along with the talented Michael VanDervort , Ben Eubanks , Bryan Wempen and Victorio Milian. Chill out Disney social media monitoring team. There’s a backstory here. The following question comes from the gallery: Sharp lady from the Hospitality Industry in Orlando : "Kris, I get what you’re saying. We need to post jobs via social, got it.

the state of Florida thinks unemployed people need capes

Ask A Manager

Florida, what’s wrong with you? Workforce Central Florida, a federally-funded jobs agency, was just forced to kill an insulting $73,000 PR campaign that included $14,000 for 6,000 superhero capes, which they planned to give away to unemployed residents. By friending the agency on Facebook, taking a “What kind of Superhero Are You?” quiz, or posing for a photo with a cutout of “Dr.

Change is good for the soul

Ms. Career Girl

Featured Home Interviews Job Search Life After College Travel career change contribute fate fitness florida follow up journal moving networking positive impact Relocating running sarasota self thank yous workshops yoga . If you have ever sautéed vegetables, you know that if you fail to give the pan enough “umph!” the veggies will not jump and flip. You have to get the wrist involved and even use a little arm muscle to toss them and get them to land back in the pan.

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Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers

Resume Bear

Louis, MO Detroit, Michigan Miami, Florida Las Vegas, Nevada Riverside, California Los Angeles, California Sacramento, California Portland, Oregon Memphis, Tennessee Providence, Rhode Island Top 10 Cities for Job Seekers to Find a Job: Washington, D.C.

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Louis, MO Detroit, Michigan Miami, Florida Las Vegas, Nevada Riverside, California Los Angeles, California Sacramento, California Portland, Oregon Memphis, Tennessee Providence, Rhode Island Top 10 Cities for Job Seekers to Find a Job: Washington, D.C.

How Your Social Media Obsession Can Become A Career

Career Alley

University of Florida Online Masters in Social Media. This is a Guest post. If you would like to submit a guest post to CareerAlley , please follow these guest post guidelines. Good luck in your search. Joey Trebif. Related posts: 10 Quick and Easy Ways to Use Social Media to find a Job. 5 Tips for Finding a Job Using Social Media. The Evolution of Social Media. Career advice Careers Job Search Jobs self help Self Improvement Social Media Jobs

On 9/11.

Learning Voyager

Like many, I am following the news stories every day, such as the Florida pastor who intends to burn the Koran, the release of the American hikers in Iran, and the controversial Islamic center near Ground Zero. Here We Are. Now What? Sail away from the safe harbor.

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A Judge’s Request Highlights Why You Need a Telecommuting Dress Code

Evil HR Lady

We’re all a bit more relaxed when we work from home. Understood.

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The Phone Interview

WorkAlpha

Or, you are in Florida and planning to relocate to California. What It Is and Why It’s Used A phone interview is primarily used as a screening tool when either party is not local. For example, perhaps a company based in Ohio is looking for a sales representative in Texas. The majority of the time, […] The post The Phone Interview appeared first on WorkAlpha. Interview Interview Tips Phone Interview

I Quit My Job: Can I Get Unemployment?

Evil HR Lady

If your wife is in the military and is transferred from Florida to Idaho, and you quit your job to follow her, you’ll be eligible for unemployment payments from Florida. If you live in California and quit your job to follow your spouse for any job, you can be eligible there–but in Florida, it has to be a military job that triggered the relocation.

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6.8 Million People Got a Raise Yesterday. Were You One?

Evil HR Lady

an hour (Florida) to $1.50 Twenty-one states had minimum wage increases go into effect yesterday –and Delaware had one go into effect in October. Overall, an estimated 6.8 million people will see their paychecks increase anywhere from $0.10 an hour (New Mexico and Washington). The federal minimum wage stays put at $7.25, but states are free to create their own minimum wage–whichever is higher (federal or state) is the legal lower limit for salaries.

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Breaking into Brewing: Tips for Women Looking to Enter the World of Craft Beer

Ms. Career Girl

Empowered Women Empower Women : Throughout the surrounding breweries in Southern Florida, and furthermore the nation, we see more women coming into the industry in brewing, marketing, sales and management – it’s awesome to see strong female leaders supporting other women in the field! My goal in life is to “live big” which for me, means doing things despite obstacles and fears, which is how I ended up working in the beer industry.

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New Jersey Makes It Illegal To Require Victims in Discrimination or Harassment Cases to Remain Silent

Evil HR Lady

For example, a Florida man had to give back an $80,000 settlement for discrimination after his daughter blabbed. When companies settle harassment, discrimination, or retaliation cases, it’s pretty standard that all parties sign non-disclosure agreements. But, New Jersey has decided enough is enough , and from now on, if the victim wants to keep everything quiet, they can, but if they want to speak up, there’s nothing to stop them.

The Sunshine State is Shining In More Than One Way!

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. They don’t call Florida the “sunshine state” for no reason. But there’s been another kind of sun shining down on Florida. Oz Ozkaya of Florida’s Infinium Medical has called Florida a virtual “Silicon Valley for medical manufacturing.” Business in general in Florida has grown by leaps and bounds over the past two decades, and in Florida “innovation” has become the norm.

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was submitted by our BlogFriend Cary of West Tampa, Florida. “Don’t give up before the magic happens.”. Fannie Flagg. Recently a friend told me that his daughter was “thisclose” to quitting her job. It seemed to be overwhelming, futile, and beyond exhausting. He urged her to simply hang in there, even if it was just by her fingertips, and even if it meant just going through the motions on a day-by-day basis.

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Pure Talent Doesn???t Equal Social Media Gold

Workology

Most of you are aware that I live in Florida. In In the state of Florida, there are only a couple of important things. On Sunday, a few of those things came together in a way that could only happen in Florida. The The story starts in earlier this year when Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston get busted for stealing crab legs from a local grocer. That list is not very long: Quirky individuals who do inexplicable things. Sunshine. Beaches. College football.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Florida State College launches $10,000 degrees in dynamic, growing industries: Florida Gov. Rick Scott challenged Florida’s universities last year to find an innovative way to offer a meaningful degree at a low cost. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtsey of JustGoodNews.biz. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about.

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5 Career Options for those Interested in Criminology

Career Alley

Author Bio: Kandace Heller is a freelance writer in Orlando, Florida. She studied Communications at the University of Florida and loves to read and write. If you want to work in a field related to criminology , you have quite a few options. There will always be laws, as well as people who break them. That creates many different job opportunities, some requiring more training and education than others.

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Who Knew Diana Nyad Gave Such Good Career Advice?

Career Solvers

By now you’ve heard about Diana Nyad’s historic swim from Cuba to Florida and no doubt been impressed by the physical and emotional stamina she displayed swimming 103 miles, dodging sharks and jellyfish, and battling sea sickness. Swimming was the first individual sport I truly loved, so the story initially peaked my interest because I appreciated the magnitude of the training involved.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

Joe, Florida, who found our site just a few short weeks ago. “How do kids spell ‘love’? – Unknown. In this hectic, demanding, time-squeezed life we live, it is increasingly the case that we give to those at work, and shortchange those in our personal lives, especially the little ones, who need our time and attention. It’s tough to choose, but it’s also important to pause and think about how we can accomplish both.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was shared with me by an old friend, Angie, from Naples, Florida, who is widely known to regularly accomplish the impossible before lunchtime. “Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” ” – St. Francis of Assisi. Boy, oh boy, do I love this quote.

2019 100

Using “Retail Therapy” to Cope With Anxiety and Depression

Ms. Career Girl

In a study conducted by the University of North Florida, Dr. Tracy Alloway and several colleagues studied a group of millennials to learn about impulsive buying behaviors and how that behavior relates to impulsive personality traits and working memory. May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and it’s important to note that women are twice as likely to be diagnosed with anxiety and depression.

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Perspectives on Failure: Your Role as a Manager

Ms. Career Girl

All it takes is a natural disaster or environmental issue in the state of Florida – such as a hurricane, tropical storm, or freeze – and orange juice can be seriously affected. orange crop comes from Florida and damage to trees (which take 15 years to reach maturity) can have a massive impact on prices and production. Failure is inevitable in the business world. No matter what, you’re going to encounter both isolated and widespread failure regularly throughout your career.

2017 100

Fast, Fancy, and Fresh. Barrett Jackson Auto Auction has something for everyone.

Ms. Career Girl

Here’s the auction calendar for 2019: Palm Beach, Florida – April 11 – 13. Love them or hate them, cars define us. From the mother of 4 who drives a trendy SUV to soccer practice, to the eccentric bachelor millionaire that drives a Bugatti to social parties. We show off who we are, what we believe, and what we care about with our choice of car. And what better place to see it all than the Barrett Jackson auto auction. Auction Exhibits.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This week’s quote was sent to us by Brad of Miami, Florida. “When driving, did you ever notice that you think all drivers going slower are idiots, and all drivers going faster are maniacs?” ” – George Carlin. It’s universal: we all tend to define “normal” as “me,” whether it’s politically, morally, socially, or. driving.

2017 100

Have A Blog? 3 Ways to Get It Noticed

Resume Bear

Katie Lewis is currently a senior at Florida State University and will graduate in May 2012 with a B.A. Minoring in Communications and attending her first meeting of the Florida Public Relations Association Student Chapter inspired her to pursue a career in public relations. You may have read here that having a blog can be beneficial factor in your job search (or career). In addition, you have been told here the reasons blogging are numerous and here on how to get started.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was shared with us by Maxine of Dothan, Alabama, “just a few miles from the Florida borderline.” “Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent people ignore.” ” – Albert Einstein. In an age in which feeling offended seems so common a feeling, sometimes by accident, sometimes it even seems intentionally, how should you respond?

2019 100

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Tampa, Florida. “A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kickboxing.” ” – Emo Philips. At first thought, this seems a comical comment on the limits of computers. But the joke is no longer funny. Today, computers are not only designing and building cars, but combined with robotics and artificial intelligence, they are also beginning to drive those cars. Add to that list picking crops, cleaning homes, and serving as companions.

2017 100

Former Home Depot Employee Says He Was Fired Because He Needed Surgery

Evil HR Lady

Petersburg, Florida, Home Depot, he had plenty of vacation and sick days saved up, as well as short-term and long-term disability plans, and he intended to have hip surgery. Roy Hall claims, in his viral Facebook video, that after notifying The Home Depot that he would be having surgery, they fired him to avoid paying out short and long-term disability claims. Hall says that after five years at the St.

2018 114

51 Company Career Sites for Direct Links to Jobs

Career Alley

Baptist Health South Florida. Job search is a classic example of being in the right place at the right time. You don’t stand much of a chance if 100 resumes were submitted to a job opportunity before yours was submitted. While you might be the perfect person for the job, “getting there first” is (unfortunately) often more important than any other factor. So, what can you do?

2013 264

Revealed: The Effects of Long-Term Unemployment

Resume Bear

Katie Lewis is currently a senior at Florida State University and will graduate in May 2012 with a B.A. Minoring in Communications and attending her first meeting of the Florida Public Relations Association Student Chapter inspired her to pursue a career in public relations. Though modest gains have been made for job creation coupled with the slight decrease in the unemployment rate, the job search is still brutal.

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Bear in Mind The Difference in State Laws If You Drive For Work

Jobacle

Other ‘no fault’ states include Florida, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania – to name just a few. Around 115 million vehicles hit the road every day in the U.S, and the vast majority of these do so for work-related reasons. You don’t necessarily have to be a truck driver to rack up a few miles every day.

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Employers: Ignoring Job Candidates Impacts Your Brand

Resume Bear

Katie Lewis is currently a senior at Florida State University and will graduate in May 2012 with a B.A. Minoring in Communications and attending her first meeting of the Florida Public Relations Association Student Chapter inspired her to pursue a career in public relations. Job candidates already know the importance of following up in the hiring process – but how often to do companies take out the time to do the same to their job applicants?

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How Managers React When They Discover They Don't Need A * Employees

The HR Capitalist

In perhaps the most unsurprising news of the last centruy, Jameis Winston (former Heisman Trophy winner and Florida State QB) is turning pro. The reality is that Jimbo Fisher, coach at Florida State, has known this for a long time. I''m breaking off some James Ingram (really Quincy Jones) to start off this post.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was sent to us by Benyamin of Tallahassee, Florida. “What is true by lamplight is not always true by sunlight.” ” – French Proverb. At night, things can seem one way; in the morning, quite another. So, too, at work can context make a supreme difference in the perception, meaning and effect of what you say and do. The casual words you commonly use with your friends may not be appropriate at work.

2017 100

Is There A Dr. in Your House?

Ms. Career Girl

Moore grew up in Miami, Florida. I recently read an article in the New York Times about a woman who was trolled on Twitter for making reference to her PhD. ( “Women, Own Your Dr. Titles” by Julia Baird.) The comments were so hostile she decided to add “Dr.” to her handle.

2018 237

Are You Really A Social Drinker. or Could it Be Much Worse?

Ms. Career Girl

We turned to Carrie Carlton, Clinical Director (LCSW) of Beachway Therapy Center in Boynton Beach, Florida to outline the differences between social, problem and alcoholic drinking. COULD YOU BE AN ALCOHOLIC?

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Serendipity Saturday, February 23, 2013

Cube Rules

The goofy guy with the weird cow hat is holding Windy, who just moved in from Florida that very day and was pretty out of it. Kate and I are adopting a racing Greyhound dog. Her name is Flying Fastener — and she is very fast. That’s not why we are adopting her, though. She’s lovable, goofy and we can’t wait to have her here. Right now she is in a foster home learning how retirement as a pet works versus how racing works.

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