Florida’s Unique Approach to Talent Development


SAFT in Jacksonville + UNF College of Engineering. Whether it’s military vehicles or spaceships, SAFT is powering industry all around the world, and Jacksonville residents are proud to have a SAFT America manufacturing facility in the region. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When you hear the word “cape” you probably automatically think of a superhero.

Step Into a CEO’s Shoes: Adecco CEO for One Month Challenge

Ms. Career Girl

Before this, five final applicants will be selected to join a Boot Camp in Jacksonville, Florida. Available to live in Jacksonville, FL and travel nationally from July 20 – Aug 14 (housing will be provided). The post Step Into a CEO’s Shoes: Adecco CEO for One Month Challenge appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Adecco Group NA. All opinions are 100% mine. Everyone wants to step into their boss’ shoes.

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Looking for Direction? Perhaps Florida is the Key

Ms. Career Girl

Some of these partnerships include GE Wind Energy in Pensacola and UWF College of Engineering; SAFT in Jacksonville and UNF College of Engineering. . This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Florida – Where it’s at! Florida – The Sunshine State – is home to more beaches and coastline than any other continental state.

Florida: Not Business As Usual For Millennials!

Ms. Career Girl

Jacksonville has clocked a 72.4% This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. For those who have little or no first-hand experiences, the mention of Florida might conjure up images of Spring Break or retirement. But for that vast time between college and the Golden Years, Florida has boundless opportunities to grow and innovate. There’s a massive talent pipeline and workforce.

MORE PLEASE: On Making Your Job Postings Suck Less

HR Capitalist

Here's a great example from MEC Labs in Jacksonville (which brought us legends like Limp Bizcut and Tim Tebow Jacksonville, not MEC): "Quick quiz: Why do you think most people buy a ticket to a Van Halen concert? The bar is so low people. I know, I know. You have legal requirements. You're an EEO/AA employer. You've got standards. All those are reasons you won't get outside the box. .

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


GE Oil & Gas announces 500 jobs in Jacksonville, Florida: Fortune 500 company to open advanced manufacturing facility. 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.

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3 Easy Ways to Prepare Your Social Media for a Job Interview

Career Alley

Brittney Sheffield is a freelance writer for Incepture , a Florida-based staffing agency serving Tampa, Orlando, Miami and Jacksonville. When I started to job search in college I knew I needed to have my resume and portfolio in perfect condition. What I didn’t realize is that it’s not uncommon for an employer to do a Google search of a candidate before they even look at the applicant’s resume.

This Is What Companies Do When They Are Getting Kicked by Entry-Level Turnover.

The HR Capitalist

The wage increase is partly to retain staff as the economy improves, and the cost of increasing wages is offset to some degree in other ways, Bertolini said during a companywide meeting that was video-streamed Monday from Jacksonville, Fla. Let''s say you''re an HR leader responsible for recruiting and retention in some entry-level parts of your company, and your turnover rate is the death of a thousand cuts. Sure, you have a great retention month every once in a while (lucky!

Adecco’s CEO for a Month Internship

Competitive Resumes

Five finalists will be flown to Adecco Group North America office in Jacksonville, Florida for a boot camp for three days. I am proud to help Adecco Group North America to promote their annual “CEO for a month” internship program in North America.

5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media Positive

Ms. Career Girl

Alexandra & Daniella Pierson are identical twins from Jacksonville, Florida. The post 5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media Positive appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Alexandra & Daniella Pierson. Their bio follows. Noticing the negativity that often overwhelms the digital space, Alexandra and Daniella Pierson set out to create platforms for discovering clean and happy content on-the-go.

What Are Your Business Goals?

Water Cooler Wisdom

Jeffrey Bowman, founder of business accelerator  REFRAME:  in New York; Shirish Phatak, CEO of Talon Software in Mount Laurel, New Jersey; Alejandra Pikulski, president of accessories company Allie & Orietta in Jacksonville, Florida; and Andrew Vines, co-founder of the law firm Johnson Vines in Little Rock, Arkansas, let us in on their plans.

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Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Explore Two Roads Explore Two Roads has offices in both Atlanta, Georgia and Jacksonville, Florida. Best Career Coaches in Your City. Career coaches have become more and more common in recent years. Career coaches are professionals whom have direct industry related experience in your field.

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“Are Performance Improvement Plans enforceable as contracts?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Jacksonville, Florida. Question : I worked as a Manager with four other Managers. I was hired when I was 63, and fired when I was 67. While employed, one of the Managers I worked with was promoted to Director, and proceeded to make life difficult for me. For over two years, I was deliberately left out of Managers’ meetings. Then I was put on a 60-day PIP. Even though the PIP required that “All parties agree to help the employee (me) succeed,” they did nothing to help me.

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Seven Short Q & A’s on Sunday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Jacksonville, Florida. Since so many blog visitors submit Questions, we’ve decided to devote some of our weekend blogposts to answering several Questions at once, and have chosen those that call for “shorter&# Answers. . We hope and expect this will serve our blog visitors to our very best ability, which is our Guiding Purpose. . We invite and request your Feedback and Support. .

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Shirt Wearers Wanted

Telecommuting Journal

The 4 shirt wearers that get chosen will all be called during Jason’s live video show on December 7 between 3-4pm EST. If you’re chosen to be a shirt wearer for 2012, you will be flown to Jacksonville, Florida for the weekend of Dec 16-19 to meet the rest of the team, the IWYS family and get a crash course in shirt wearing. Okay, shirt-wearing isn’t exactly a highly trained skill.

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

With headquarters in both Atlanta and Jacksonville, Foundation Financial Group is a financial services company specializing in mortgage lending. In this report: 1,766 Hidden Jobs revealed ( 1,506 Hidden Jobs in U.S.A. / 270 Hidden 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? Why not network with people in the company that are hiring enmasse now.

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(Frustrated About) Indecision In The Hiring Process

Tim's Strategy

Blog Free Downloads Sponsor Resources FAQ [08.05.10] View Comments (Frustrated About) Indecision In The Hiring Process This might just be the most frustrating part of job search. It was for me back in 2007. Everything’s going great and then. Inexplicably. It isn’t. How about a quick story to illustrate? You are riding a big stallion across a beautiful meadow heading for the stable. The wind is in your hair and you are starving after a long day out in the back forty.

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Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the.

Penelope Trunk

Posted by Maureen Sharib on November 30, 2009 at 9:42 am | permalink | Reply Ironically my boyfriend's grandparents (he has no parents) are "farmers" of a sort (lazy Jacksonville, Florida style, no real incorporated business or anything) and they openly accept me, the grandma even gives me gifts occasionally. Is this your first time here?

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The Internet has created a generation of great writers | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

Welcome to Jacksonville, FL – It's actually southern GA, but just happens to be over the border. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog The Internet has created a generation of great writers Posted to: College students | Diversity | Journalism October 19th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

But when I visit other places, (Salt Lake City and Jacksonville & Tampa Bay areas of FL), I think the places are dull and full of uninteresting people. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Test: Is your life happy or interesting? Posted to: Fulfillment February 16th, 2010 Del.icio.us

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