I’m worried I’m in the wrong career, boss posted Hawaii vacation photos right after layoffs, and more

Ask A Manager

Boss posted Hawaii vacation photos right after layoffs. We are all friends on Facebook and less than a week after he laid us off, my ex-boss went on vacation to Hawaii and was posting all these dreamy photos of his vacation to Hawaii. ” I’m worried I’m in the wrong career, boss posted Hawaii vacation photos right after layoffs, and more was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

Green Career Tip: GBO Hawai'i Board Game - Like Monopoly with a Sustainability Twist

Green Career Central

How the Game Works Think of yourself as an impact investor looking for the best sustainable businesses to invest in to help Hawaii make the transition from a carbon-based economy to one that is sustainable, clean, and self-sufficient.

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Is it Fair to Check a Job Applicant's Credit Rating?

Career Solvers

Hawaii and Washington already ban credit checks on most job applicants. Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010 Is it Fair to Check a Job Applicant’s Credit Rating?

2010 69

Dealing With Being Unemployed | Boomers Next Step

Boomers Next Step

When I mean by that is, he was tan (hey, we live in Hawaii!) Contact Podcast Release Submit Article Resources Site Map Home Careers Cover Letters Interviewing Resume Help Age Bias Lifestyle Networking Entrepreneurs Franchising Retirement Start Ups Videos Related Posts Similar Posts No Related Post Finding Work Today Boomer Fitness Walk, Then Run Beginning Triathlete – Important Triathlon Training Tips Why Do You Need a Heart Rate Monitor?

2010 53

The Top Four States to Start a Nursing Career

Ms. Career Girl

Hawaii. Hawaii has sandy beaches, beautiful weather, and is consistently ranked in the number 1 or 2 spots as the happiest state in the Union. As one of the number one vacation destinations in the world, the real question is, who wouldn’t want to move to Hawaii?

2014 149

What Does ‘Dress For Success’ Look Like Today?

Professional Resume Services

CEOs in the Silicon Valley are going to look different than a similar executive level in New York City, while the boardroom in Hong Kong has way more suits in it than the same company’s boardroom in Hawaii.

2014 186

What a One-Lane Bridge Teaches about Civility


The road into the town of Hanalei, Kauai, Hawaii takes a couple of hairpin turns winding down towards the river with signs warning of falling rocks along the way.

2014 130

Did You Know That. ?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Several states, including Hawaii, Illinois, Washington and Oregon, have banned the practice or severely limited it. More and more states are making it illegal for employers to make hiring decisions based on a job applicant’s credit history.

2011 170

The Best Vacation Packing Tip Ever

Ms. Career Girl

A few days later, we’ll be in Hawaii on our honeymoon. Tomorrow I walk down the aisle and get married! I’ll be sure to write some blog posts about the wedding and post lots of pics too! My cousins will have admin access to the Ms.

2012 225

Is Romance Geographical?

Ms. Career Girl

When I think of romantic locations, I think of Paris, Venice, Hawaii, far-off dreamy destinations. So you can imagine my shock when my hometown of Knoxville, Tennessee , home to Dolly Parton and funnel cakes, was named the most romantic city in America for the 2nd year in a row.

2013 141

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


GET THE INSIDE SCOOP AT THE 2015 HR TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE IN LAS VEGAS! I can’t believe are less than 2 weeks away from the 2015 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas. We’re knee deep in pre-conference content strategy for #HRTechConf where we’ll bring you the best insights into what you can expect at three different events in Vegas in one week. Yes, three events which are the HR Tech Tank, IAEWS Fall Congress and the HR Technology Conference.

2015 129

Resume Help: Three Steps to a Better Profile

Careers Done Write

Ben is a real estate construction executive who has led numerous high-profile projects, many valued more than $340 million, and includes shopping centers and resorts in California and Hawaii. Unfortunately, the beginning of his resume does not adequately present his value and the prestige of his accomplishments. Ben needs a resume profile makeover. Ben decided to get professional help to complete his new resume.

2013 146

Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide


Make sure to download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas and the SHRM Annual Conference Whitepaper while you’re waiting for the VIP Party Guide to launch! . Get the Inside Scoop at the SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas!

2015 133

Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15


Over the past few weeks we’ve had numerous Facebook messages, emails, and texts into our secret club asking when we’d be launching our annual guide for the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition happening next month. If you’re headed to SHRM and you’d like all the resources necessary to make SHRM and your visit to Las Vegas a success, you’re in luck!

My Co-Worker Gave me a $1000 Present

Evil HR Lady

The following: I just got back from Hawaii and I brought everyone in the department a lei! I need some advice on the topics of work appropriate gifts. I work in a large international company, and recently became friends with a male coworker. I am married, and so is he. What is considered an appropriate gift for a coworker?

“Does an independent contractor have a duty of loyalty?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Honolulu, Hawaii. . Answer : Dear Dawn: As you may know, I am not licensed to practice law in Hawaii, and am not familiar with its laws. Question : If an independent contractor is a subcontractor to a business, can the independent contractor bid against that business on a totally unrelated project? That is, does an independent contractor have a duty of loyalty, like an employee has?

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


Hawaii – State of Hawaii Disability Compensation Division. Workers Compensation Definition.

Bad Credit No Longer a Problem in Job Hunts

Resume Bear

California joins Connecticut, Illinois, Hawaii, Oregon, Maryland and Washington that have similar laws. Your credit history can keep you from getting a job. For years employers have been pulling credit reports as part of the background check of potential job applicants.

2011 226

Career Confessions: Love, Marriage and Your Career

Ms. Career Girl

This February my husband and I traveled to Hawaii for 10 days and last month we checked out early on Friday and roadtripped to Steamboat Springs. The post Career Confessions: Love, Marriage and Your Career appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2014 259

Download Your 2015 Guide Las Vegas for #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


It’s arrived. The most anticipated guide filled with nuggets of wisdom, insights, where to go and what to do in Las Vegas during the HR Technology Conference. It’s sponsored by our friends, Talent Objects. This guide is filled with information about cabbing it in Vegas, shows to see, restaurants to enjoy and what to do when you aren’t at the HR Technology Conference.

Balancing Family & Work During the Holidays: A Real Woman’s Guide with 4 Tips

Ms. Career Girl

Even if you can’t go all out for a two-week family stay in Hawaii this year, block out the first and last several days of their break for some good quality family time. The post Balancing Family & Work During the Holidays: A Real Woman’s Guide with 4 Tips appeared first on Ms.

2015 208

Changes in Health Care: The Nurse Practitioners is the New Doctor

Ms. Career Girl

Hawaii, Maine, Oregon, and a dozen other states have passed laws to grant licensed nurse practitioners (NP) the ability to evaluate, diagnose, manage treatments, and prescribe medication without consulting or being supervised by a licensed physician.

Lessons Learned From the Girl Who Never Backed Up Her Computer

Ms. Career Girl

Every photo we take, whether it’s on a trip to Hawaii or a family reunion, ends up stored on our computer. The post Lessons Learned From the Girl Who Never Backed Up Her Computer appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 203

Learn Everything You Need to Know about Las Vegas & #SHRM15


SHRM15 is literally within a week and if you’ve never been you’re in for a treat! This year we’ve put together another one of our ultimate guides to the conference and Las Vegas. Whether you’re going to SHRM to network or you’re going because it’s a free trip to Vegas (let’s face it, some of you reading this are thinking just that!) we have you covered!

5 Tips for Thriving in a Job Transition


Some of the states with the highest rates of job growth include Utah, Nevada, Hawaii, South Carolina, and Colorado. Job transitions , whether voluntary or involuntary, can add a lot of stress to your life if you aren’t prepared for what you’re going to face.

2013 169

What are You Wearing this Fall? Meet the Transitional Dress

Ms. Career Girl

As I’ve attempted to pick up some list minute things for my trip to Hawaii on Monday, it’s become strikingly obvious that summer fashion is on its way out of stores and the season is changing.

2012 173

Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

These stares are: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Oregon, Washington, and Vermont. Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. While it might seem unfair, more employers are looking at their prospective employees’ credit history. Not only does this have the unfair feel to it, the practice creates a barrier to job seekers that have been unemployed during the economic downturn.

2013 188

Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List


INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SHRM 2016 PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS. We are just 5 short weeks away from the 2016 SHRM Annual Conference in Washington DC. I’m currently working on blog content, selecting sessions and trying to develop a plan for all things #SHRM16.

2016 89

Should Your Credit Score Be Fair Game for Potential Employers?

Ms. Career Girl

To date, just Washington State and Hawaii have put in place law to protect job applicants, while Oregon approved anti-credit-check legislation earlier this year, with an exception for positions where fiscal matureness is tied to a certain job. A note from Nicole.

2011 232

About That Training Budget

Evil HR Lady

The employee, Charles Daniels, 45, said he was called derogatory names and threatened by four co-workers and a supervisor from 1999 to 2001, when he worked as an aviation electrician for the company in Florida, Hawaii and Washington. The next time your management complains that your management training budget is too high, perhaps you can show them this New York Times article : The Lockheed Martin Corporation, the military contractor, has agreed to pay a former employee $2.5

2008 100

MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

Representative from Hawaii and Army veteran who went on several deployments to the Mideast. SUBJECT: Work responsibly. It’s that time of year when college seniors are looking forward to receiving their diplomas after four or more years of time consuming and costly schooling.

Tales of FAILS

Ms. Career Girl

In September, I talked a police officer out of giving me a ticket two days before my wedding: “I really, really needed my ID to go on my honeymoon to Hawaii. This post was inspired and sponsored by InsureUonline.org , a site that strives to educate twentysomethings about insurance.

2012 215

Goodbye Stress, Hello Success: 5 Company Culture Fixes


One of the ways these companies achieved such a distinction (other than being located in Hawaii) is by focusing on the work-life balance of employees. Did you know April is National Stress Awareness month?

Poor Credit Can Stop Your Career Dead In Its Tracks

Corn on the Job

If you live in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont, or Washington, employers are limited or outright prohibited from using your credit report in a hiring decision.

2015 92

Why SMART Goals Are Sometimes Dumb


Now you feel as if you’ve successfully achieved your SMART goal — that is, if Hawaii is the destination or outcome. If you’ve ever been to a leadership workshop or time-management seminar, chances are you’ve heard all about goal setting.

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Is Your Head Spinning From All the Career Advice You've Been Reading?


Although I wouldn't turn down a trip to Hawaii right now, Eve's post articulated exactly what has been bugging me - the over-reliance people are placing onfollowing advice at the expense of creating their own game plan.

2009 130

How 20 Seconds Of Insane Courage Got Me My Dream Job

Career Realism

I was at a conference in Hawaii, and one of the speakers on stage was a millionaire CEO of a rapidly growing online education company. Here’s a bit of inside information on me… I like animals. Related: 3-Step ‘Big-Fish’ Approach Practically Guarantees Career Success.

2014 114

5 Things you have to unlearn to succeed at work

Penelope Trunk

Sometimes adult life gives promotions or if you’re good at sales you might win a trip to Hawaii for your family, but in general, the reward of adult life is being able to find a path that’s good for you and put yourself on it.

2013 114

How I Got An Internship With A Millionaire

Career Realism

But then, months later, I was sitting in a hotel room in Hawaii for an event, listening to a speaker who moved me so much that I knew I absolutely HAD to work for him. Everyone will admit that working for money is better than working for free.

Why Minimum Wage Is A Women’s Issue

Career Realism

In addition to these states, Vogtman noted that California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, among several others, have proposals to raise the minimum wage as well.

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Edward Snowden: No Degree, Lied on His Resume, Promptly Hired for 122K a year.

HR Capitalist

Despite that, Booz Allen Hamilton hired him at an annual salary of US$122,000 as a contractor for the NSA in Hawaii.

2013 99

The Examined Life of a Recruiter


It could be called The Trenches or maybe TopRecruiter with a Hawaii 5-O type theme… Every conversation held, every interview completed should be an opportunity to further understand the minds of clients, job seekers, colleagues, partners.

2011 140

A Get Over It Guide to Transgender in the Workplace


Also earlier this year (April 2011) the state of Hawaii signed a transgender workplace protection act into law. Male to Female Transgender in the Workplace. Self expression and being authentic in life and at work are trends that are only likely to continue.

2011 133