Have a Great Startup Idea? Don’t Move to Idaho. Here’s Why.

Evil HR Lady

Idaho just made it one of the hardest places to attract new talent. Idaho, which has a strong tech industry, made enforcing non-competes easier, which means bad news for employees. Don’t Move to Idaho. Don’t Move to Idaho. In a free market, the company with the most to offer an employee gets the best employees. That’s fair. Non-compete agreements. A non-compete agreement limits what someone can do after they leave a job.

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Boise Tech Sales | BOE (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

Job Search Recruiting BOE boise boise idaho boise tech sales career advice idaho job search tech sales xeroxBoise Tech Sales | BOE (A Xerox Company) Work It Daily. BOE is a subsidiary of Global Imaging Systems – a Xerox company. Boise Office Equipment (BOE) revolutionizes the way companies work. We help our customers and our employees find better ways to do great work. Looking for a professional job in tech sales?

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“Can a wife resign her husband out of his job?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Is that possible? Shirley Irwin, Idaho Answer: Shirley, I must admit that this is a question I have never been asked before. Blog » “Can a wife resign her husband out of his job?&# “Can a wife resign her husband out of his job?&# Published on July 27th, 2010 by Alan Sklover Question: I have been accused of “tendering” my husband’s resignation from his job, even though he did not know anything about it.

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The Four F’s of Moving Forward in Challenging Times

Ms. Career Girl

The author of numerous books including Wise Beyond Your Field: How Creative Leaders Out Innovate to Out Perform , Dr. Napier also blogs for PsychologyToday.com and writes a frequent column for the Idaho Statesman.

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Why You Should Follow Facebook and Pay Remote Workers Less

Evil HR Lady

Most of us can agree that jobs in New York City generally pay more than jobs in rural Idaho. Like most tech companies, Facebook sent a lot of their employees to work from home when the Coronavirus struck.

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Cost of Living Pay Cuts for Twitter Employees Moving from Bay Area: Valid or BS?

The HR Capitalist

Denver and Idaho are red hot, but 18% still seems in range if you're trying to escape San Francisco.

2020 123

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. Unemployment insurance is designed to provide you money between jobs when you lose your job through no fault of your own, but is there ever a case where you can receive unemployment payments even when you resigned ? Yes there are.

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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.

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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!

Entrepreneurship: 3 Key Strategic Moments for Entrepreneurs

Ms. Career Girl

Daniel Matthews is a writer from Boise, Idaho. Entrepreneurship can be simultaneously satisfying and terrifying. While you’re making an effort to reach out and achieve the classic American Dream, in doing so, you often put yourself at a great deal of risk.

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.

Real Stories About Real Women to Motivate You

Ms. Career Girl

For Tara Westover, childhood in the remote mountains of Idaho was a constant routine of chores, mastering survival skills and physical abuse. Women’s voices are important now, more than ever, and these new books shine a light on some of the most influential female writers of the century.

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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! I can’t believe are 6 weeks away from the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas.

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!

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


IdahoIdaho Industrial Commission. Workers Compensation Definition. Workers compensation is defined as a form of insurance providing wage replacement and medical benefits to employees injured in the course of employment in exchange for mandatory relinquishment of the employee’s right to sue his or her employer for the tort of negligence.

Rachel Dolezal (Spokane NAACP) and the Deep Circle of Self-ID in the Workplace.

The HR Capitalist

Consider these quotes from Dolezal on GMA ( from the New York Times ): "When she moved into her uncle’s basement in the largely white town of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, in 2004, Rachel A. By now, you've probably heard about Rachel Dolezal, former head of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP. Turns out, it looks like she's not black. Which would seem to be an issue.

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weekend free-for-all – January 19-20, 2019

Ask a Manager

It’s a memoir about being raised in a isolated, survivalist home in rural Idaho, being allowed neither school nor doctors, with a family in denial about her violent brother, and eventually choosing a different life, including earning a doctorate from Cambridge. This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. This one is truly no work and no school.).

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Solar-Paneled Highways You Can Drive On?

Green Career Central

recently announced that the company will be upgrading their parking lot in Sandpoint, Idaho. Solar Roadways Inc. Not newsworthy? According to company founder Scott Brusaw, this ain’t no ordinary upgrade. Your parking lot could power your building,” Brusaw said. Solar Roadways Inc.

2011 173

Start like an Immigrant: Ways to Get a Job Even If Your Diploma Is Fresh Off the Press

Resume Bear

Maureen Francisco is an executive producer of NW Productions, LLC, a media and production company that produces the Miss WA USA, Miss WA Teen USA, Miss Idaho USA, Miss Idaho Teen USA, Miss Montana USA and Miss Montana Teen USA pageants. Fiscal cliff. Debt ceiling. In my opinion, these words mean more taxes, less disposable income and an uncertain economic future. They mean retirement may come later rather than sooner.

2013 165

The Great Job Search: Three Key Tips to Get an Advantage

Ms. Career Girl

A technical writing major graduated from the University of Idaho. The post The Great Job Search: Three Key Tips to Get an Advantage appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. December 2012. As she walked to receive her diploma, she felt two overlapping emotions: relief and panic. Relief that tests and grades were a thing of the past; panic that she now had the overwhelming task of finding a job with a liberal arts degree. That technical writer was me. Don’t worry. This story has a happy ending.

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ResumeBear Picks The 20 Most Legendary College Bars

Resume Bear

The Corner Club in Moscow, Idaho, a small chapel in its former life, is famous for its stories of amazing feats performed at the bar. The most well-known of these involves Gus Johnson, an Idaho Vandals basketball star. Just about every school has one: a long-standing college bar steeped in history and, most often, cheap beer. It is in these bars that traditions are made, legendary stories are created and shared, and good times are remembered.

Conquering That Horrible Commute

Ms. Career Girl

I would do this, but Idaho’s public transportation system is woefully inadequate. The post Conquering That Horrible Commute appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I am one of the 151.3 million Americans who commute to work. Every day I wake up at 5:45, hit the road at 6:10, and clock in at 6:55. My ten hour shift ends at 4:30 and I arrive home at 5:15. Some days traffic congestion, traffic accidents, or bad weather extends the commute time from forty-five minutes to an hour and a half.

2015 132

“If my employer aborts my relocation, do I still have to reimburse it if I leave?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

I moved to New York and was there for several weeks, living in a hotel, which cost almost $15,000, when the bank decided that it would rather have me relocate to Idaho. So, in November, 2011 for the move from New York to Idaho I was required to sign a second Relocation Expense Reimbursement Agreement, this one lasting to November, 2013. Question: I have worked for a bank in Austin, Texas (my hometown) for five years.

2011 116

What the Wisconsin protests mean for your career

Cube Rules

Others in Indiana, Ohio — even Idaho — have done the same against bills in their own states. photo credit: BlueRobot. Wisconsin has seen protests over a so-called budget repair bill from the Governor that have not happened since the Vietnam war. Tens of thousands of protesters have descended on the capital in Madison, WI (where I live) to protest the bill and to protest its signing after having passed the Republican Senate and Assembly.

YOU MAKE THE CALL: Are You Responsible For Knowing That This Executive Hire Was About to File Bankruptcy?

HR Capitalist

He has just $300 in cash on hand and $500 in his checking account, the bankruptcy documents show. __ estimates the only real property he owns as worth $2,000 from a "1/4 interest in deceased parents real estate — 8 acres in Iona, Idaho worth $8,000.00 (total). Let's say you're leading a CEO Search for a company that does $48 Million in Revenue and prints $24 Million in Net Income annually. Are you responsible for knowing the hire you made was in financial trouble?

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Sun Valley, Idaho. In Idaho, like in every other state, after you submit an unemployment application, the state unemployment authorities will decide if you are eligible; you should not presume you are ineligible. Idaho law, like the law in every other state, says that people are eligible for unemployment even if they have resigned, so long as they left their job for “good cause,” which usually includes harassment and hostility.

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Slay Your Life Like The Warrior Queen You Are: Tips and Tricks to Win at Life

Ms. Career Girl

My state, Idaho, has a ton of hot springs [link] AND the largest canyon in America. The post Slay Your Life Like The Warrior Queen You Are: Tips and Tricks to Win at Life appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Slay, kill it, make your life worth living. You deserve the best in the world, you just haven’t gotten far enough to know what that is.

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Can a Layoff Be a Blessing in Disguise?

Career Realism

Judy Madden, a laid off employee from Micron, was interviewed by the Idaho Statesman newspaper recently. What do you think of when you hear the term layoff? Most people think of a situation that is less than desirable. Loss of income, loss of security, and sometimes loss of identity are primary things that enter the mind of a person who has just heard the dreaded message, “You no longer will have a job here.”. How can you consider a layoff to be a good thing?

How to Troubleshoot a Lateral Move

Water Cooler Wisdom

  — Amelia, Idaho    Here was my answer: It sounds as if you are doing all of the right things to jostle your way into a new role that interests you. I recently contributed to the wonderful site, DailyWorth.com.  A reader there asked me this question: I’ve been working at my current job for a year, am actively taking on extra projects and have put myself forward for consideration for two separate research positions, only to not be considered for either.

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ResumeBear: Politics and What College Graduates Should Care About

Resume Bear

Idaho requires all full-time college students to carry a health insurance policy, tacking even more costs onto their already burdened bank accounts — to the tune of $2,124 at Boise State, or an increase of 20.9%. 2008 proved a landmark election year for the 18-to-29-year-old demographic, with 51% of qualified Americans within this age range showing up at the polls.

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. I’m sure you are too which is why I’m working to bring you the best insights into what you can expect at the 2016 Annual Conference in Washington DC this year. . WHAT IS THE 2016 #SHRMVIP PARTY & EVENT GUIDE?

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Lesson #1: Never Give Up


And I had other states, Arizona, Florida, Nevada, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Idaho, and many, many more (all with similar housing proces and climate.) My Yellow Brick Road: Recruiting. My first recruiting job was for a healthcare executive search firm that specialized in those “difficult-to-fill” Manager and Director level positions.

2013 95

Jobseekers: How are you making connections?

Write Solution

My name is John Doe and I am looking for a Sales Manager/Director position in “Some” County, Idaho. I found this email in my inbox this morning * : Subject: Please contact me if you would like to be my Job Recruiter. Greetings Recruiters, Sextant by stebulus via flickr. Please email me at johndoe4hire@geemail.com or call me at 555-555-5555. Thank you and I look forward to hearing from you. John Doe. 555-555-5555. Information fictionalized to protect identity.).

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Where is your Suggestion Box?

Ms. Career Girl

As my husband drove back to Denver from Idaho Springs, I began to wonder how many opportunities for improvements small companies miss out on because they do not offer their guests, clients, or customers to provide feedback. By, Gabriela Vega. This week, my husband, stepson and I took a small vacation to Colorado where we took my stepson on his first whitewater rafting adventure.

2011 117

Building a Bionic Female Role Model


On trusting your team and making quick decisions, read, “Businesses Can Learn from Quick Gridiron Decision-Making” by Nancy Napier at The Idaho Statesman. “Ladies, we can rebuild her. We have the technology. We have the capability to build the world’s first bionic female role model. Jane Doe will be that woman. Better than she was before. Better, stronger, faster.”. — With no apologies to the $6M Man.

2013 122

10 middle-class jobs that are rapidly vanishing


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2011 54

“Recording Conversations with Your Boss or HR” What You Need to Know

Sklover Working Wisdom

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakato, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. .

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new job while going through a break-up, thanking husband’s boss for a bonus, and more

Ask a Manager

formerly Soups of Idaho), Aug. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I’m grieving a break-up and just started a new job. I ended a long-term relationship last week, and I’m feeling all the things you would expect: grief, stress, distraction, and more.

2020 34

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

The pilot program will launch today in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Virginia and Georgia. The Hidden Job Report. Total jobs in the report: 12,729 Jobs revealed ( 7,740 Jobs in U.S.A. 4,989 International Jobs ). If a company announces that they are planning to hire hundreds of people, why wait for the roles to hit the want-ads?

2010 122

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters


California Washington Nevada Utah Arizona Idaho Montana Wyoming Colorado New Mexico Oregon Alaska Hawaii Job Career HR human resources corporate recruiters executives managers management consultants headhunter staffing employers employment alumni education U.S. 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?

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all of my 2019 book recommendations

Ask a Manager

It’s a memoir about being raised in a isolated, survivalist home in rural Idaho, being allowed neither school nor doctors, with a family in denial about her violent brother, and eventually choosing a different life, including earning a doctorate from Cambridge. All year long, I’ve made a weekly book recommendation when kicking off the weekend open thread. These aren’t work-related books; they’re just books I love and think everyone else should read.

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How to write about your life | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to write about your life Posted to: How to blog | My book February 11th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Agents contact me on a regular basis to ask me if I want to do a book about my life. I say no. I say no because I have no idea how to do a book about my life.

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Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

"If I can make it there I'll make it anywhere…" BULLSHIT There's so much OPPORTUNITY in New York that it's really not such a trick to make it there – the trick is in making it in conservative environs like Wisconsin…or Ohio…or Bumbf*ck, Idaho… If you can make it IN THOSE PLACES you can surely make it in NY. Is this your first time here?

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