Using “Retail Therapy” to Cope With Anxiety and Depression

Ms. Career Girl

Both young and older women tend to deal with stress via “retail therapy,” treating themselves to something that is unplanned because of a stressful, anxious or depressing situation in order to “take my mind off my problems.”.

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Gap rocks the runway with 1,200 jobs in Fishkill, New York : Clothing retailer kicks off expansion of Fishkill distribution center. Vicinitas Cancer Care expansion comes to Boca Raton, Florida : Location of headquarters will create 200 jobs.

2014 138

How to Survive in the New Job Market

Jobacle

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , the five top states for new job creation in 2017 were: California, Texas, Florida, New York and Georgia. Retail is dying a slow death, spiraling into irrelevancy caused by online retail powerhouses like Amazon, Alibris and eBay.

2018 151

This Week’s GOOD News in the Workplace

Workology

Cookeville, Tennessee lands Academy Sports distribution center : Sporting goods retailer to invest $100 million, fill 700 jobs. Med-Care growing in Boca Raton, Florida : Leading medical/pharmaceutical supply company adding almost 250 jobs. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about.

2014 102

Three Women Who Have Made Major Career Strides After 30

Ms. Career Girl

Lori went on to obtain a bachelor’s degree in advertising from the University of Florida and a law degree from the University of Miami. These three women have made major career strides after 30.

2018 211

Don't waste time talking to the wrong recruiter

Resume Bear

All you have to do is add in your key terms like, um… recruiter and retail (assuming of course that you are looking for work in the retail industry), then click the “Search Twitter Bios&# button.

2010 221

Tell me what you want, what you really, really want

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 Tell me what you want, what you really, really want 14.

2010 218

Job Creation Increased to its Highest Level Since April 2009

Resume Bear

Per capita retail spending was up slightly for July ($274), reflecting June activity, from the prior month ($234). Consumer Reports Retail Index : Past 30-Day – 10.4, Consumer Reports Past 30-Day Retail Index for July, reflective of June activity, is at 10.4,

2009 196

Companies hiring in August 2010

Resume Bear

FedEx offers careers in everything from retail locations and truck drivers to corporate assistants and management roles.

2010 223

“Am I all washed up?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

I had a stint in a retail job as a holiday seasonal employee, but even since then finding a job in retail has been difficult. I am desperate to the point that I started lying on retail job applications (I stopped as I did not feel right about doing this – and realized it is cause for termination if I am found out.). Orlando, Florida. Question: Alan, I have been out of work for 3 years. I am 44, and female.

2012 118

Companies Hiring Now July 2010

Resume Bear

As of September 2009, they operated 7,008 retail stores, 560 MinuteClinic locations, 69 retail specialty pharmacy stores, 20 specialty mail order pharmacies, six mail service pharmacies, and their CVS.com and Caremark.com Web sites.

2010 208

Companies hiring in August 2010 | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

FedEx offers careers in everything from retail locations and truck drivers to corporate assistants and management roles.

2010 130

our “unpaid intern” is paid $42,000/year, my clients can’t make up their minds, and more

Ask A Manager

I’ve been working, part-time, for a small retail business for the past three years. I have had full availability the past two holiday seasons, but this year, my in-laws decided to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary by flying the entire family to Florida at Christmas. Well … you can try, but if the policy is no time off around the holidays and it’s retail, it might not be that fruitful. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

2018 72

CIOs Treasure the Old While Bringing in the New

Water Cooler Wisdom

According to GCN’s Stephanie Kanowitz , Florida’s Miami-Dade County IT department faced a tough choice. For its part, retail giant Wal-Mart isn’t getting rid of its legacy systems anytime soon. IT leaders including Miami-Dade County database manager Sue Camner, Wal-Mart CIO Karenann Terrell, and NSM Insurance Group CIO Brendan O’Malley, share their views on effectively managing legacy IT. Miami-Dade County’s Sue Camner.

Miami 40

Top Careers of the Future

Resume Bear

46 19,180 Short-term on-the-job training Retail salespersons 374.7

2010 254

Employment Class Actions Survive Despite Wal-Mart Ruling

HireCentrix

Supreme Court decision last month siding with the world’s largest retailer was widely seen as a blow to many other would-be class-action plaintiffs. million current and former workers at the retailer, who contended they were paid less than men and denied promotions, was properly certified as a class. On June 29, a federal judge in Florida denied Starbucks Corp.’s Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise.

2011 46

Companies Hiring Now July 2010 | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

As of September 2009, they operated 7,008 retail stores, 560 MinuteClinic locations, 69 retail specialty pharmacy stores, 20 specialty mail order pharmacies, six mail service pharmacies, and their CVS.com and Caremark.com Web sites.

2010 130

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters

JobMob

Job Career HR human resources recruiters executives managers consultants US Europe UK United Kingdom India Canada Australia Netherlands France Italy Germany Belgium Spain Denmark New Zealand Asia Pacific California New York Texas Florida Illinois Massachusetts New Jersey Pennsylvania Ohio USA. More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn. Not sure how or why to use LinkedIn Groups on your job search?

2011 83

tiny answer Tuesday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

I have recently decided to take on a part-time retail position to fill a gap on my resume. I am an hourly employee in Florida, at a large company with 500-700 employees. This post was set to automatically publish since I may or may not have power right now, due to the storm. How’s that for preparation though?). It’s tiny answer Tuesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1.

terse answer Tuesday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

I work for Goodwill in Florida and they have now started searching purses when we leave. In retail environments, employers are allowed to ask to search your belongings (and you’re allowed to refuse, but they could fire you for refusing) because courts have ruled that there’s a legitimate business interest in preventing theft. First, some late-breaking news: Today, I walked.

2012 50