Who’s Firing – Layoffs week ended 12-31-10

reCareered

Who’s Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 12-31-10. For the past week retail, manufacturing, healthcare, technology and transportation employers announced the largest layoffs. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment hiring Job job search layoff Planning recession research unemployment who's firing

Who’s Firing – Layoffs week ended 1-7-11

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Who’s Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 1-7-11. For the past week technology, manufacturing, retail, telecommunications, hospitality and transportation employers announced the largest. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recession research unemployment who's firing

Who’s Firing - Layoffs week ended 10-29-10

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Who's Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 10-29-10. For the past week manufacturing, government, health care, aerospace, retail and financial service employers announced the largest. Tags: employment unemployment career coach career change layoff job recruiter job search career who's firing

Who’s Firing – Layoffs week ended 2-18-11

reCareered

Who’s Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 2-18-11. For the past week retail, health care, aerospace, agriculture and engineering employers. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Job job search layoff unemployment who's firingContinued at [link].

Why Holiday Job Searches Lead To The Best Presents

JobMob

While the holidays are a very busy time of year for most people, the time period can also be great for landing a job. 7 Reasons To Job Search This Holiday Season. All of us at one time or another has found ourselves on the job prowl. Surprise!

2011 113

Who’s Firing – Layoffs week ended 10-29-10

reCareered

Who’s Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 10-29-10. For the past week manufacturing, government, health care, aerospace, retail and financial service employers announced the largest. Tags: Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recruiter unemployment who's firing

Who’s Firing – Layoffs week ended 2-11-11

reCareered

Who’s Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 2-11-11. For the past week government, banking, energy, retail, entertainment and airline employers announced. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search recession unemployment who's firingContinued at [link].

will looking like a teenager harm my job search?

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager will looking like a teenager harm my job search? Posted in job searching A reader writes: Okay, I know looks matter, but how much does it really matter? It didn’t stop me from getting hired or from doing my job well.

2011 90

coworkers are insensitive after a layoff, trimming down internship experience on a resume, and more

Ask A Manager

When I do talk/email with former colleagues, I ask how they are and talk about the steps I’m taking in my job search. Now, I’ve developed a good enough relationship with these people to know their intent is good, but I’m so tempted to say, “Well, how do you think it feels to be unemployed for the first time when you’re middle aged and the job market is bad?” Would I be a horrible person if I kept looking after accepting this job?

2014 65

short answer Saturday: job search edition — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager short answer Saturday: job search edition January 22, 2011 It’s short answer Saturday: six short answers to six short questions. Is it better to respond to a job ad immediately or wait a few days? which job should I take?

2011 72

Can You Work Your Passion in a Lousy Executive Job Market?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 146

Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 11-1-10

reCareered

The business service, hospitality, telecommunications, health care, transportation, banking and retail are the top industries currently. Tags: Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recruiter who's hiring Who’s Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 11/1/10.

Who’s Hiring - Top employers week of 10-25-10

reCareered

The business service, telecommunications, health care, retail, transportation, banking and hospitality are the top industries currently. Tags: employment career coach career change layoff job recruiter job search career who's hiring Who's Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 10/25/10.

Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 11-16-10

reCareered

The business service, retail, telecommunications, hospitality, transportation, banking and health care are the top industries currently. Tags: Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recruiter who’s hiring Who’s Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 11/16/10.

Whos Hiring – Top employers week of 11-8-10

reCareered

The business service, hospitality, telecommunications, banking, health care, transportation, and retail are the top industries currently. Tags: Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recruiter who's hiring Who’s Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 11/8/10.

7 Steps to a Kick Ass Job in the New Year

Workology

Kick Ass Job Search Tips. The New Year is about renewal, rejuvenation, possibilities and jump starting your job search. Often times managers delay involuntary terminations and layoffs until after the holiday season. Up to 80% of jobs go unadvertised.

2013 159

Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 10-25-10

reCareered

The business service, telecommunications, health care, retail, transportation, banking and hospitality are the top industries currently. Tags: Employment Economy reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recruiter who's hiring Who’s Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 10/25/10.

5 Careers You Should Be Avoiding Now

Career Alley

Certain career fields are dying and the last thing you want is to be working a dead-end job. While it’s true that mail carriers don’t do too poorly in the salary department, the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that this job will decline 26% over the next few years.

2013 170

Does Your Twitter Bio Pack an Executive Brand Punch?

Executive Career Brand

Meg Guiseppi, C-level Executive Job Search Coach — Resume, Biography, Branding, Online Identity & ROI Value Communications Blog Home Intro Personal Branding 360 Reach Personal Brand Assessment Why hire a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist?

2010 178

How to Keep Your Age a Secret in an Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Job Interview Mistakes to Avoid How Many Pages Should My Resume Be?

2010 184

How to Improve Your Resume's Credibility and Gain Relevant Experience

Jennifer Anthony

In today’s market, with so many educated workers seeking employment or currently underemployed, job seekers can no longer rely on impressive degrees to land their dream jobs. Museums frequently seek volunteers for retail and event planning tasks.

2010 158

Words That Should Not Appear on Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

of new office space for a leading retail client; maintained project schedules, led meetings, and addressed outstanding issues, resulting in timely project completion two months ahead of schedule. Recent Posts Does Your Cover Letter Match the Job You Are Applying For?

2010 151

I will totally get you a job. — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager I will totally get you a job. I hope so, because I really liked this letter: I was laid off in June and have floundered job search-wise since. I have no doubt that applying your advice is what got me the job. job searching?

2011 74

Job Creation Increased to its Highest Level Since April 2009

Resume Bear

The Consumer Reports Employment Index numbers show job creation increased to 51.1, of Americans started a new job versus 5.7% that lost their job. Per capita retail spending was up slightly for July ($274), reflecting June activity, from the prior month ($234).

2009 196

Types of Resume Writing Service Providers — Choose Carefully

Jennifer Anthony

This is not a part-time, side job to these professionals — this is their livelihood. How to Spot Them If you use a typical search engine, you will literally find more than a million links. This type of service is often provided at your typical, retail copy shop.

2010 141

referring a friend for a job? not so fast… — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager referring a friend for a job? not so fast… January 3, 2011 A job opens up at your company. You have a friend who’s job-searching. Yay, get your friend a job and get to work with someone you like! Referring a friend for a job can have consequences that people often don’t take the time to think about, whether they ultimately get an offer or not. You have a friend who’s job-searching.

2011 61

8 things you should know about job references

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager 8 things you should know about job references February 14, 2011 If you’re job-searching, at some point you’re going to be asked for references … and if you’re like a lot of people, you’re going to hand them over without giving much thought to what will happen next. 3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise? Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

2011 50

listen to me on Minnesota Public Radio — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager listen to me on Minnesota Public Radio January 7, 2011 The wonderful Alexandra Levit and I were guests on Minnesota Public Radio this morning, talking about job search strategies in a tight job market. Posted in me The wonderful Alexandra Levit and I were guests on Minnesota Public Radio this morning, talking about job search strategies in a tight job market. Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Why Work Sucks – The interview, part 2

Cube Rules

Home Blog Cube Rules Products Dream Job Coaching Media Contact Scot Cube Rules provides job advice and support for career-minded individuals working in corporate cubicles. Do you have any suggestions for how these sorts of jobs could be incorporated into ROWE?

2008 130

coworkers are having an affair and one might get promoted to manage the other, boss wants me to help his friends, and more

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The search chair? If so, it’s really something that the search chair needs to know. I’d probably go to HR rather than the search chair, simply because HR tends to be trained to understand why this would be a huge problem if it’s true. The search chair may or may not handle it appropriately … although if you know that person well enough and trust their judgment on this kind of thing, then they could be an alternative. I am currently in the process of leaving my job.

2016 63

Employment Class Actions Survive Despite Wal-Mart Ruling

HireCentrix

Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. HCX Jobs. Search. Supreme Court decision last month siding with the world’s largest retailer was widely seen as a blow to many other would-be class-action plaintiffs. million current and former workers at the retailer, who contended they were paid less than men and denied promotions, was properly certified as a class. » Drive Your Own Bus Nailing the job is just the beginning. Search Jobs.

2011 46

praying in interviews, retaliation for asking for a raise, and more

Ask A Manager

So after I met the chaplain, I seriously considered walking out and just stating that this job isn’t the right fit for me. It should be noted that in their job advertisement they did not mention that they were a faith-based law firm and they did not advertise a starting salary range, but their offered salary at the interview was insultingly low and not negotiable. How can I stay motivated at my boring retail job? You are being paid to do a job.

2013 71

50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever | JobMob

JobMob

50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever Over on the Dilbert Blog, Scott Adams gave his readers an assignment : “describe your own job in one sentence, preferably in a humorously derogatory way.&# Try to describe your current job or one of your past career choices in the comments. A 30-60-90-Day Sales Plan for Your Job Interview 21 Things Never to Assume About Your Interview Comments 1 [.] you see that Scott Adams asked his blog readers to mock their jobs?

2009 87

do what you say you're going to do

Ask A Manager

3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise? things that arent good ideas #78 my company does secret performance reviews that were not allowed to see should you include a short-term job on your resume? is this job going to be a nightmare?

2011 103

I will review your resume this week

Ask A Manager

For those of you who’d rather not spend the cash, a lower-price alternative is to buy my ebook, How to Get a Job: Secrets of a Hiring Manager , where you’ll find lots of resume advice — just not customized to your particular resume. Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

2011 94

book review, other people's families, and mango sticky - — Ask a.

Ask A Manager

3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise? things that arent good ideas #78 my company does secret performance reviews that were not allowed to see should you include a short-term job on your resume? is this job going to be a nightmare?

things that aren't good ideas #78

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But, I just put up a new job posting last night, and I underlined twice that I wouldn’t consider any resume without a cover letter. I’m just surprised they saw the job on a web site in the first place. It’s amazing how much bad advice is out there for job seekers.

2011 109

something cool and free for you

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Going through the sign-up form it asks for ‘Company Name’ & ‘Job Title’… ugh Any ideas? :) Reply Ask a Manager February 15, 2011 at 9:05 pm Absolutely it applies to you as well! Job title is not a required field. do I have to be perfect to get a job?

2011 83

how to fire an employee with a bad attitude — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager how to fire an employee with a bad attitude January 3, 2011 A reader writes: I have an employee who has been doing her job OK but has a bad attitude and is dragging everyone down. But you really have to — it’s part of the job.

2011 109

does company's silence mean I didn't get the job? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager does company’s silence mean I didn’t get the job? January 6, 2011 A reader writes: I recently interviewed for a job, and didn’t get it. The fact that the job was posted after your interview may or may not mean anything.

2011 78

the 10 interview questions you're most likely to be asked — Ask a.

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager the 10 interview questions you’re most likely to be asked January 24, 2011 The absolute best way to kick ass in a job interview is to practice the hell out of the questions you’re likely to be asked. Posted in interviewing The absolute best way to kick ass in a job interview is to practice the hell out of the questions you’re likely to be asked. Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair? job searching?

2011 74

how to tackle your budget process when you're “not a math person”

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–OP Reply scott m April 1, 2011 at 4:02 pm This is why I will NEVER take a job in management. 3 things I learned by quitting my job in a recession whens the right time to ask for a raise? Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair? which job should I take?

2011 72

yes, you really should write a better cover letter

Ask A Manager

That’s because for most jobs, picking the best candidate is rarely solely about skills and experience. But in the real world, other factors matter too—people skills, intellect, communication abilities, enthusiasm for the job, and simply what kind of person you are. So far my job search has been using generic resumes and generic cover letters with lack-luster results. When I was job hunting, I thought if I sent out 8 letters a day, I was doing well.