Illinois & Iowa Tech Sales | RK Dixon (A Xerox Company)

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Illinois AG Sends Age Discrimination Letters to Job Boards, Protects Rights of 81 Year Olds To Apply For Jobs They Don't Want.

HR Capitalist

In case you missed it, the State of Illinois Attorney General is in the news for some premium PR/saber-rattling, centered around the fact that job boards like CareerBuilder and Indeed are trying to exclude older workers from applying for jobs they don't want.

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“How long is an offer of severance good for?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

If I ask for more and the company rejects my offer, does it negate the original offer? Ernie Chicago, Illinois Answer: Dear Ernie, How long the offer is valid depends on the words of the agreement, which must be read carefully.

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Artist Spotlight: Colt Seager from Wheaton, IL

I discovered him from the commission he's been producing for Wheaton Illinois new restaurant Moveable Feast. Originally started in Geneva Illinois, a place right I don't know Colt Seager but I'm becoming a huge fan of his work.

Don’t Tell Me I Can Come Back & Then Leave Me Out in the Cold

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

& Dale: I was working at a company in Illinois when my brother got sick and I moved to Phoenix to help out. Tags: General Interest Job Search brother career advice career expert career question e-mail family home hr human resources Illinois Phoenix sick Dear J.T. &

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How to Help Your Laid-Off or Furloughed Employees Manage Unemployment

Evil HR Lady

Unfortunately in some states, the weekly payments –ranging from $235 in Mississipi up to $1,495 in Illinois–may be barely enough to buy groceries, As an employer, you can’t directly increase the amount of income a former or furloughed employee receives when they apply for unemployment benefits. As state after state closes all but essential businesses, many companies are laying off and furloughing employees.

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The State of the Unions in the United States


Since 2003, family members who care for their own family members at home and receive financial aid from the State of Illinois have been required to join the SEIU and pay monthly dues out the benefits they receive, up to $750 annually. Series Explores How Unions Lost Their Way.

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

a blog reader from Peoria, Illinois. “Move like you are going somewhere.” ” – Unknown. It’s true. studies have shown that people who walk in a certain manner – brisk pace, forward-looking, with an apparent destination in mind – portray confidence and instill respect in others.

2016 141

3 Steps to Finding Bliss in the Workplace


in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Slaving away day after day, anxiously waiting for happy hour and the weekend, and feeling unchallenged and limited?

2011 236

Randomized-Controlled Study: Wellness Programs Don’t Work

Evil HR Lady

Here’s what researcher Damon Jones and his team found at the University of Illinois did and what they found. Eating better and exercising more are common sense things that most of us should do. And so it makes sense that a program at work that encourages these things will help us be healthier, which will, in turn, mean we’ll show up to work and not need quite so much health care. That’s a common thought and that’s what previous studies have shown.

2018 130

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Chicago, Illinois. “If we don’t transform our pain, we are certain to transmit our pain.” ” – Unknown Author.

2017 130

Should You Accept That Promotion?

Ms. Career Girl

She resides in Chicago, Illinois. Tempting as it may be, just because you are offered a promotion doesn’t necessarily mean you have to accept it.

2019 224

You Can Still Be Fired for Being LGBTQ in Some States, but Maybe the Supreme Court Will Fix That

Evil HR Lady

California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, and Washington all have statewide legislation protecting people against sexual orientation and gender identity. Discrimination against people for their sexual orientation is wrong, right?

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A Stop at Staytion: An Interview with Chef Daniel Perez

Ms. Career Girl

Chef Perez hails from Moline, Illinois and completed the Culinary Arts program at Joliet Junior College. The post A Stop at Staytion: An Interview with Chef Daniel Perez appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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How Does Unconscious Bias Affect Older Job Seekers at Work or the Job Search?

Competitive Resumes

The Illinois State Attorney sent a notice to major job boards regarding ageism on their online forms. The Illinois State Attorney sent a notice to major job boards regarding ageism on their online forms.

2017 154

Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Ms. Career Girl

These states include Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Work With America’s Best Executive Recruiters

Executive Career Brand

2 – Heidrick & Struggles ([link] Chicago, Illinois. #3 3 – Spencer Stuart ([link] Chicago, Illinois. #4 7 – DHR International ([link] Chicago, Illinois. #8 The 250 Top-Ranked Executive Search Firms in America and 8 Tips To Work With Them.

Non-Traditional Healthcare Careers

Ms. Career Girl

Washington, California, Massachusetts, Illinois and Texas are all states where nursing is currently thriving. The healthcare industry is a consistently growing field for more than just medical professionals.

2018 196

The Glory of the Plain Text Resume

Career Alley

The Illinois News Broadcasters Association, Illinois Broadcasters Association, and College Broadcasters Inc. Working from home often means hunting online job boards for new gigs and clients. You might work for an online client for years and never meet her face-to-face. Even so, first impressions still count. How you present your resume can make or break an application for online work. Plain Text or Word Document?

2013 213

Jobacle Radio Interview: Quitting Your Job


Last week I was invited to be a guest on At Issue with Ben Merens which is heard in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Iowa on Wisconsin Public Radio. The topic was 16 signs it's time to quit your job. The show featured an in-depth chat about how to know it's time to go and tips to set up a plan to leave a job. I had a blast fielding questions from listeners and hope to do it again in the future. I hope you'll take a listen below. Career Advice quitting your job

Spring Cleaning: Challenge Extended

Ms. Career Girl

The warmer weather has been a welcomed change here in Illinois. Anyone else LOVING the fresh, spring air?! I try to open my classroom and home windows ALL-YEAR-LONG, no matter what the weather. It is the best way to get fresh air IN and yucky, germ-filled, stale air OUT.

2013 169

How an Attempt to Save $150 Cost This Employer $354,070

Evil HR Lady

That may not be as cut and dried as you might think, as the City of Evanston, Illinois, found out. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires that you not discriminate against people with disabilities and that you make reasonable accommodations for a disabled employee. However, the employee has to be capable of doing the “core functions” of a job.

2017 130

Tips for Seeking Out a Mentor from Successful Women Who Have Done It

Ms. Career Girl

Now the two live in different states—Oregon and Illinois—but Pope says, ”It works!” Seeking out a mentor can be hard. Where do you look? How do you ask? However, mentorship can be a valuable tool in your career growth.

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Does Your Home Have a “Booth of Truth”?

Ms. Career Girl

After moving to Illinois, we spent many relaxed nights at the homes of great friends. Hi, friends. You look pretty today! I wanted to talk with you about a special place in your home. A gathering place, a cozy place. A place that opens up conversations between family and friends.

2013 151

Seven Short Q & A’s on Sunday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question 2: In Illinois, can employees make a copy of their Human Resources file? I work for a big telecommunications company in Illinois. Aurora, Illinois. I suggest you send an email to your Human Resources Representative, and tell her to review the law on the Illinois Dept.

2011 151

Seventh Circuit Court Says Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Class

Evil HR Lady

The Supreme Court has not yet ruled on this, so the ruling only technically applies to people within the states of Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin, but you should pay attention regardless of where you live. The Seventh Circuit court issued a landmark ruling that stated that sexual orientation falls under “race, color, religion, sex, or national origin” in Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.

2017 116

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

Can’t Remember Anything? Blame Your Shared Office Space

Evil HR Lady

We retain more information when we sit in one spot, says Sally Augustin, an environmental and design psychologist in La Grange Park, Illinois. We are all about collaboration and teamwork (and let’s be honest) saving money, so open office plans are extremely popular. Your coworkers are always available to share ideas, and in the case of a hotdesking environment, you can easily move to sit next to someone who can help you with your current project. And yet, lots of us hate it.

2017 145

Job Search News – November 17, 2017

Competitive Resumes

Cook County in Illinois may face layoffs because people are complaining the soda tax is silly, ridiculous, and downright repugnant. This is your job search news – THE PRE THANKSGIVING EDITION- with articles and resources so enjoy!

2017 130

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


400 high-tech jobs coming to Chicago, Illinois : Small businesses bring big results to the next generation of city’s economy. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of

2014 143

2010 Working Mother 100 Best Companies | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

New Jersey, Illinois, California, Connecticut, and Virginia-based companies were also well represented on the list.

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Is it the story or the way the story is told?

Career Brander

1831 – Lost his job 1832 – Defeated in run for Illinois State Legislature 1833 – Failed in business 1834 – Elected to Illinois State Legislature 1835 - Girlfriend died 1836 – Had nervous breakdown 1838 – Defeated in run for Illinois House Speaker 1843 – Defeated in run for nomination for U.S. Career Brander Blog About Career Brander « Finding Jobs Online Resume review » Is it the story or the way the story is told?

2009 109

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


Uber expands regional HQ in Chicago, Illinois, creates 420 jobs: Ridesharing company shares Chicago building with Twitter and Gogo Wireless. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ.

2014 123

Follow the Clean Tech Money: DOE and USDA Award $12.2 for Biofuel Research, Clean Urban Energy Receives $7 Million, Nuventix Receives $10 Million

Green Career Central

States where the awards were made include: California, Colorado, Illinois, Florida, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Virginia. The Departments of Energy and Agriculture has made awards totaling $12.2

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Enhance Your Family Life with Your Corporate Career

Ms. Career Girl

After growing up in California, Oregon, and Washington, she received her PhD in science in Illinois and continued speaking and serving on boards of academic, nonprofit, and industry organizations worldwide.

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Business Development Résumé Ideas

Careers Done Write

JL, Illinois. Dear Deb, Q. I recently spoke to a recruiter who suggested that I contact you for résumé help. I am a business development executive with over 20 years of experience. The recruiter said my résumé lacked details regarding tangible results.

2011 192

“After severance, can I sue my employer for workplace stress?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question: I was employed for five years as a Vice President at a company in Illinois. It is possible – depending on the laws in Illinois – that you can still file such a claim. . . I strongly suggest you contact an attorney who practices Workers’ Compensation law in the state of Illinois to determine if he or she believes you may have a potential claim. The job entailed extraordinary stress, including working for five managers who were overseas during a five-year timeframe.

2011 109

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

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

Is Computer Science a Good Major?

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Is Computer Science a Good Major? At The Corporate Con/noisseur, we often get asked whether or not majoring in a certain specialty is a good idea. In particular, we are often asked is computer science a good major and should I major in computer science or IT?

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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!

15 Ways Your Job Search Will Self-Destruct in No Time

Competitive Resumes

If you’re trying to pass the bar exam in Illinois, you should be studying. Your job search shouldn’t look anything like the movie, “Mission Impossible.” ” Although it is full of strategies, pivots, and disappointment, it requires focus.

2016 188

This Week’s GOOD News in the Workplace


AAR creates 500 jobs in Rockford, Illinois : Company building maintenance, repair hangar. 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. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies. Whether this be that they’re hiring a large new workforce or doing good in the world.

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