The Gig Economy: Stop Looking For Kansas!

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Gig Economy: Stop Looking For Kansas! As Dorothy said in The Wizard of Oz, “I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.” So, since Kansas is off the map, where are we going? The post The Gig Economy: Stop Looking For Kansas!

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Job Search – We’re Not in Kansas Anymore

Career Alley

Okay, why Kansas? “ You, my friend, are a victim of disorganized thinking. You are under the unfortunate impression that just because you run away you have no courage; you’re confusing courage with wisdom.

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Don’t Let the Man Bring You Down

Blogging4jobs

We lived in Kansas, a very conservative and Republican state. We were at my family home in Kansas kicking back beers spending time catching up with one another. How Does Your Childhood Define You? My childhood was unique. It was unusual, and I was blessed.

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March Madness, Bracketology, & Blogging4Jobs

Blogging4jobs

Yes, my friends I’m a University of Kansas basketball fan! (Go Brian is a graduate of Syracuse and although I’m a graduate of Kansas State, I’m actually a die hard University of Kansas fan (Don’t be a hater and yes, it’s true!).

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Four of America’s Favorite Organic Restaurants

Ms. Career Girl

Cafe Gratitude: Kansas City, Missouri. Cafe Gratitude is Kansas City’s finest organic restaurant and offers a completely organic, plant-based menu. This article was originally published on WakingUpWild. T raveling doesn’t mean you have to take a break from your healthy lifestyle.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Toto, I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.”. – Frank Baum. At work, the challenges you will face in the upcoming year will not be the same as those you faced last year. Many will seem more daunting. Some will even seem insurmountable.

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Cities With the Easiest Commutes

Ms. Career Girl

Kansas City, MI. Next up, we’re looking at Kansas City. Kansas City is currently looking at $1.91 Keep in mind that the Kansas City in Missouri is basically the same Kansas City in Kansas. The post Cities With the Easiest Commutes appeared first on Ms.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was sent to us by Dan of Manhattan, Kansas, who recently became a Member of the SkloverWorking Wisdom “family.” “You may not be interested in war, but war may be interested in you.” ” – Leon Trotsky.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was sent to us by Marisa of Lawrence, Kansas. “The mountains that you are carrying, you were only supposed to climb.” ” – Najwa Zebian. At work, and in business affairs generally, the biggest “buzzword” these days is “productivity.”

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Reinvention – The New Normal

Ms. Career Girl

Back in Kansas, it meant that things were normal, and you knew what to expect from day to day, month to month, and year to year. But you’re not in Kansas anymore, Toto. The post Reinvention – The New Normal appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Wednesday’s Walking Taller at Work™

Sklover Working Wisdom

Wichita, Kansas. Dear Alan: I sent you a question in January, that you kindly answered, about my concern that I was being retaliated against for complaining about my boss’s harassing me.

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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.

Male HR Manager Takes Down Female Congressional Candidate with Harassment Claim. #metoo

HR Capitalist

More from the Washington Post : A Democratic candidate hoping to flip a hotly contested congressional seat in Kansas has dropped out of the race after allegations that she sexually harassed a male subordinate resurfaced during her campaign.

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All Economic Development Related to Jobs Is Not Created Equal.

HR Capitalist

the nation’s largest meat processor, traveled to the east Kansas town of Tonganoxie with what they figured would be welcome news for the locals. That standard of living comes from the aforementioned proximity to Lawerence (rock chalk), Kansas City and Topeka.

Riding Out the Storms to Get Underway in Your New Career

Career Trend

Following our move from rain-drenched Kansas City to stormy and windy Lake Texoma in May 2011, our initial concern was that we’d moved to a too-gusty location. By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter This year’s Texas drought has been an interesting contrast to last year’s Missouri floods. Yes, you can have ‘too much’ wind for sailing – at [.] Related posts: Mid-Year Job-Search Checkup: Get Your Juices Flowing!

How to Complain About Your Boss and Not Get Fired

Career Rocketeer

Consider two scenarios: A truck driver who is stuck on a dangerous road between Kansas and Wyoming and can’t get in touch with dispatch posts a help message on Facebook and is promptly fired; meanwhile, an EMT calls her boss a “dick” on the social network and is protected by law against retaliation.

GREAT LEADERSHIP MESSAGES: That Guy In Our Company Is A *

HR Capitalist

Example last night from the world of sports - Bill Self, head basketball coach at Kansas University, had a player do something not consistent with the values of his organization, and he went above and beyond to tell people inside and outside the organization what he thought about it. As a general rule, the communications coming from our leaders is sanitized. Big messages, little risk. But every once in awhile, a leader has to make an example of someone.

The Case for an Employee Rehire Policy: Coach Synder Effect

Blogging4jobs

Take head football Coach Bill Snyder of the Kansas State Wildcats. Snider took the head football coaching job at Kansas State in 1989. In 2005, he retired and Kansas State moved on.Then, the worst happened. As of today, Kansas State football has made a quick returned to glory.

How Would You Get an Elephant Into a Refrigerator and Other Off the Wall Interview Questions

Career Solvers

How many planes are currently flying over Kansas? Planes can’t fly below or through Kansas. I’m really enjoying Glassdoor’s Top 25 Oddball Interview Questions of 2011 , complete with suggested responses from Glassdoor readers. Here are some of my favorites: Q.

Will cloud computing eliminate system administrator jobs?

Careers Done Write

Will, Kansas City, MO. Dear Deb: I am a 54 year old systems administrator and I see the writing on the wall. Will cloud computing eliminate my job? What can I do about it? My kids are in college and I can’t afford to retire for at least 12 more years!

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Exceptions to Resume Rules

Careers Done Write

Another example is: “Sold products to middle market companies in New York, Kansas City, St. You know the rules, let’s discuss the exceptions. Resume standards are based on what has proven to be effective in the job market over recent years.

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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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Explore Career Options Using LinkedIn’s New Field of Study Explorer, Especially Liberal Arts Majors

Career Key

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington has a great one as does Kansas State University. The new LinkedIn Field of Study Explorer is most valuable to students and parents as a tool for exploring possible career options for a particular college major. It is particularly helpful for students considering liberal arts majors and the humanities because it shows their expansive use in the work world.

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Cerner creating 15,000 new jobs in Kansas City: The estimated $4.3 Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtsey of JustGoodNews.biz. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about.

Edward Jones Hires 336 Military Veterans as Financial Advisors

Resume Bear

Financial services firm Edward Jones announced that, so far in 2013, it has hired 336 military veterans as financial advisors, adding to the roughly 1,500 veterans already employed in this role.

How to Start Enjoying Hard Work And Accomplishing Your Goals

Ms. Career Girl

About the Author: Janet Anthony is a blogger from Kansas City and content writer at All Top Reviews who has been writing professionally for five years now. The post How to Start Enjoying Hard Work And Accomplishing Your Goals appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

“How can I get more time to file a discrimination lawsuit?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Lenexa, Kansas. Although I am not licensed to practice law in Kansas, I can share with you insights and information I have from my many years of helping people in your situation: . If you’d like to obtain a list of experienced employment law attorneys in Overland Park, Kansas, which is close to where you live, simply [ click here ].

Excessive Sick Time

Evil HR Lady

So, I'm going to pretend you live in Kansas instead. (I I have NO experience with any special laws Kansas may have, but I did drive through Kansas once and saw Bob Dole's home town, so that makes me feel more confident about Kansas law.) I have worked for a company in Northern California for over 5 years. We have a small inside sales force that is extremely busy and we are all exempt employees. We are paid on commission (after our salary is covered).

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Excessive Sick Time

Evil HR Lady

So, I'm going to pretend you live in Kansas instead. (I I have NO experience with any special laws Kansas may have, but I did drive through Kansas once and saw Bob Dole's home town, so that makes me feel more confident about Kansas law.) I have worked for a company in Northern California for over 5 years. We have a small inside sales force that is extremely busy and we are all exempt employees. We are paid on commission (after our salary is covered).

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Poll: Would You Fire A Co-Worker To Save Your Job?

Career Realism

Due to budget cuts, positions were eliminated at the Kansas City Star - leaving one job open between the two reporters, Karen Dillon and Dawn Bormann. You think you’ve had co-worker troubles? Well, listen to this one.

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas

Blogging4jobs

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.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Dillons nationwide expansion brings jobs to Topeka, Kansas: 100 job openings at area stores. 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.

Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide

Blogging4jobs

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!

The Rehire: How To Win Back Good Employees

Blogging4jobs

Take head football Coach Bill Snider of the Kansas State Wildcats. Snider took the head football coaching job at Kansas State in 1989. In 2005, he retired and Kansas State moved on and the tradition amazing football KSU fans had grown to expect took an immediate nosedive.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Burns & McDonnell expansion creating 300 new jobs in Kansas City : The company also announced plans for 2,100 new jobs in the next 10 years. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.

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Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15

Blogging4jobs

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!

4 Best Cities In The U.S. To Focus Your Job Search

Career Realism

Kansas City. What’s not to love about Kansas City? That being said, both Kansas and Missouri added nearly 5,000 jobs in 2013, amounting to a.4% Whether you’re ready to make a move for personal reasons, or you’re simply on the lookout for a new opportunity, moving for a job can be overwhelming, to say the least. It can be particularly difficult if you haven’t definitively decided on a region to focus on.

This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Kansas’ American International Group expansion creates 300 jobs: Olathe business climate attracts families, jobs. 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.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Cox Communications call center creating 300 new jobs in Wichita, Kansas : The majority of the new jobs will be customer care positions. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.

61% of HR Professionals Will Divorce in Next 18 Months

Blogging4jobs

Seamless, it’s more like a bumpy dirt road you’re driving down in rural Kansas. . It’s great being in love except when it’s not what I signed up for it to be. That’s exactly how I feel about HR technology and human resources.

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