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

Career Realism

Illinois & Iowa Tech Sales | RK Dixon (A Xerox Company) Work It Daily. *RK CLICK HERE to Apply>> The post Illinois & Iowa Tech Sales | RK Dixon (A Xerox Company) appeared first on Work It Daily.

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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.

“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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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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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 119

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 127

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

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 113

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

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 140

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.

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 146

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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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 161

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.

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.

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

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

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

Recruit Your Friends to Help With Your Job Search

Career Alley

The Illinois News Broadcasters Association, Illinois Broadcasters Association, and College Broadcasters Inc. If you on the verge of graduation or have just recently graduated, then a job search is on the horizon.

2013 194

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 148

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

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

Barack Obama: Living Proof that Good Career Guidance Works

Position Ignition

Whilst not a professional career guide in the way that our Guides are, Valerie has guided and mentored Barack so successfully that many political commentators conclude she played a significant part in the 1996 election victory that saw him sworn in as an Illinois state senator in 1997.

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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?

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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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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 188

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 125

“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

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.

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4 Best States For Attorneys To Work

Career Realism

Illinois. In the legal field and wondering where you should work ? Attorneys are generally among the highest-paid professionals in any given market, but not all markets are the same. Earning $160,000 in New York City is vastly different than earning $160,000 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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

10 Reasons to Take a Summer Trip to the Windy City

Ms. Career Girl

Another reason many people visit Chicago, Illinois is to take in the varied and unique architecture. The post 10 Reasons to Take a Summer Trip to the Windy City appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2015 223

Is a Career in Family Medicine Still worth the Investment?

Ms. Career Girl

States who reported a higher employment of family and general practitioners include California, Florida, Missouri, Texas and Illinois. The post Is a Career in Family Medicine Still worth the Investment? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Government Help

Evil HR Lady

I have called the state of Illinois on this and they read the information to me which is as clear as mud. On an Illinois side, I have no idea either. Here is what I (a non Illinois resident, non attorney) would do. I am a manager of a very small, service oriented company(20 employees). I was promoted 3 years ago to my current position from the bookkeeper's position. I came with no previous HR experience, training or college degree.

2008 100

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

What’s your “Note to Self”?

Ms. Career Girl

from Chicago, Illinois, says : Never be afraid of success. Looking for some work advice? Maybe some words of wisdom or motivation to get you through the day? Well, I found the perfect website for you!

2013 139

“How to File a Federal Lawsuit without an Attorney”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Rantoul, Illinois. To contact the Pro Se Law Clerk for the Northern District of Illinois, which is your Federal District, you can call (312) 435-5691. . I would suggest you consider this way of moving forward, and contacting the Illinois State Bar Association at (217) 525-1760, or visit their “LawyerFinder” website at . Question: Hi, Alan.

Many Colleges and Universities have jumped on Pinterest

Resume Bear

This is evident at Illinois College, and they’ve dedicated an entire pinboard to highlighting Illinois College sweethearts, married couples who met and developed their relationships at the college.

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

Helping Veterans Land Employment

Corn on the Job

LaSalle is the only Illinois-based staffing firm named on the Inc. Tom Gimbel is the President and CEO of LaSalle Network , a Chicago-based staffing firm.

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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