#CAHR18 Wrap Up: Why HR is Out of this World


This week I attended the California HR Conference in Long Beach. This was a chance for me to reflect on how much the profession has changed since I started in HR back in 2003. Of course, we are still talking about compliance issues like meal breaks and exempt classification, but the conversation is shifting more […] Source. Conferences HR CHRO harassment training me too workplace culture

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New Job for Career Growth?

Careers Done Write

Long Beach, CA. Dear Deb, Since you revised my résumé, I have been at the same job for 3 ½ years. While I like the boss and the company, I feel there is no more room for advancement based on the company size. I was promoted once, but that is about as far as I can go.

Headline Bloopers That Probably Got Someone Fired

Resume Bear

The Union Weekly, a student newspaper at California State University, Long Beach, ran this headline on top of a review of a campus event involving American Indians. One of the most important skills a copy editor can have is a dirty, skeptical mind.

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3 Presentation Mistakes You Should Avoid | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

But when an hour-long webinar starts with 20 minutes of “friendly chit chat&# about Twitter and other unrelated topics, I get upset. One at an otherwise excellent Entrepreneur Magazine “Winning Strategies&# event in Long Beach.

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Personal Branding: Finding Your Inner Dirtbag | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

She lives in Long Beach, Calif. Dirtbag lore goes like this: It was 1989 and Coach Dave Snow hired on as head baseball coach at Long Beach State.

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The Job Interview And RedBull: A Bad Idea? | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Some of you may have tried to employ my advice on staying “up&# during a long interview day and found it lacking. Mitch Rider and the Detroit Wheels with “Devil in the Blue Dress”, any Classic Beach Boys, “Scheherazade” by Rimsky-Korsakov is one of those songs that just makes me happy.

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