From Los Angeles to Atlanta: a Culture Shock Indeed!

Ms. Career Girl

The post From Los Angeles to Atlanta: a Culture Shock Indeed! Los Angeles, otherwise known at the “City of Angels.” Angels! Angels in one hand, peaches in the other. Los Angeles. Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Rams Head Coach, Sean McVay, Has the Assistant You Need

Evil HR Lady

Sean McVay made history, snagging the job as Los Angeles Rams head coach at the ripe old age of 30, but he went viral with something different: an assistant that pulls him back. To keep reading, click here: Los Angeles Rams Head Coach, Sean McVay, Has the Assistant You Need. The post Los Angeles Rams Head Coach, Sean McVay, Has the Assistant You Need appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

Case Closed – A Former Los Angeles Superior Court Judge turns Author

Ms. Career Girl

The post Case Closed – A Former Los Angeles Superior Court Judge turns Author appeared first on Ms. I now live in Los Angeles with my amazing husband, David. The post Case Closed – A Former Los Angeles Superior Court Judge turns Author appeared first on Ms.

Join Us at the Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference in Los Angeles March 15-16

Green Career Central

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio R. Green Career Central is proud to be a co-convener of the Good Jobs, Green Jobs West conference on Thursday, March 15th and Friday, March 16.

PE Los Angeles Meet-Up (Jan 14, 2012) – Pictures and Afterthought!

Personal Excellence Blog

Our Los Angeles meet-up took place as planned on Jan 14, at Sage Organic Vegan Bistro. It was a HUGE BLAST – We had readers coming from LA itself, to Orange County, to Ventura County (both of which are counties in California), to all the way from Australia!!!!

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers

Resume Bear

Louis, MO Detroit, Michigan Miami, Florida Las Vegas, Nevada Riverside, California Los Angeles, California Sacramento, California Portland, Oregon Memphis, Tennessee Providence, Rhode Island Top 10 Cities for Job Seekers to Find a Job: Washington, D.C.

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Louis, MO Detroit, Michigan Miami, Florida Las Vegas, Nevada Riverside, California Los Angeles, California Sacramento, California Portland, Oregon Memphis, Tennessee Providence, Rhode Island Top 10 Cities for Job Seekers to Find a Job: Washington, D.C.

Mentoring Your Successor


The Los Angeles Lakers are off to a shaky start to their 2012-2013 NBA season. Only a few games into the season, the organization has decided to fire head coach, Mike Brown. As of Monday morning, they had hired Mike … Continue reading → Uncategorized Leadership Planning succession planning Teamwork Workgroup

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was shared with us by Deedee, of Los Angeles, California. “A nick here, a nick there. pretty soon you are bleeding to death.” ” – Arthur Ashe, Pro Tennis Player (describing the tennis style of John McEnroe). Everyone has their own way of “negotiating.”

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The surreal artwork of Juan Antonio Guirado is reborn in Virtual Reality

Evil HR Lady

Durning Miami Art Week, I took some time to get away from the main paths and visited the Juan Antonio Guiardo VR experience that was put together by cutting-edge Los Angeles based virtual reality studio FLOAT.

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Green Jobs Growing: Which CA City Leads the State in Green Jobs? Hint: It's Not San Francisco

Green Career Central

According to a new study released by the Californians for Clean Energy and Jobs Network , Los Angeles is the leader. Over the last decade the rate of green job creation has been three times as much as the rest of the Los Angeles basin economy.

Five Musts for Your SoCal Visit

Ms. Career Girl

The Runyon Canyon has amazing view of the Hollywood sign, Los Angeles and nearby snow-capped mountains. Los Angeles is the world’s capital of entertainment. Los Angeles is home to some of the best shopping centers worldwide.

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Back to Basics: Tech-Savvy Sourcing Tips

The Undercover Recruiter

It’s been sometime since I’ve shared my insights with Undercover Recruiter (my recent move to Los Angeles with Recruiting Social has been a busy but exciting time).

The Cost Of A Perfect Valentine’s Around The World

Ms. Career Girl

in Los Angeles, USA. Los Angeles ranks as most expensive city to celebrate love worldwide. For the cost of a day of romantic activities in Los Angeles, a couple could buy return flights to Prague and still have enough money to enjoy all the same activities in the Czech capital. Prague, Czech Republic at $458.28, is the most affordable city to celebrate Valentine’s Day, whilst Los Angeles, USA is the most expensive at $1316.26.

Is Your Company in a Hyper-Growth Stage or Just Hyper-Enthusiastic?

The Undercover Recruiter

Over the past year, I’ve met many ambitious tech companies in Los Angeles and Vancouver that tend to get lost over the hype, their “thing”, but it’s never as cool as it sounds.

Our Newest Approved Career Expert: Jenny Yerrick Martin

Career Realism

Jenny Yerrick Martin, founder of, is a Los Angeles-based entertainment career expert and strategist for people in all fields. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at Personal Branding Resume & Cover Letter Seasoned Professional Young Professional advice blog career coach entertainment expert

How to Enact Change in a Bureaucracy

Water Cooler Wisdom

Have you ever tried to drive in Los Angeles? Gayla Kraetsch Hartsough and her firm,  KH Consulting Group , recently worked with Los Angeles City Controller Wendy Greuel to review the city’s transportation structures and recommend reforms. For those of us who have, changes to the notoriously frustrating transportation infrastructure have been a long time coming, but how do you enact change in a government entity that seems like the very definition of bureaucracy?

The Non-Working, Non-Credible Executive at Your Company.

HR Capitalist

I was reminded of the four buckets of Executive perception when Magic Johnson resigned as the President of the Los Angeles Lakers (pro basketball). For the uninitiated, Magic is a top 5 player all time in pro basketball, and he's royalty when it comes to the Los Angeles Lakers.

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Bright Lights: Tips on Breaking into the Entertainment Industry

Ms. Career Girl

When you see the Hollywood sign on the hill overlooking Los Angeles, one glance and you are sucked into the energy, creativity, and history it represents. The allure of the entertainment industry is one-of-a-kind.

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The Soul of a Company

Learning Voyager

There is a small enterprise in west Los Angeles called Timothy J Candles. There are organizations out there that are doing much more than making a profit and giving a return to shareholders. Some realize that they are providing jobs. Some realize that they are part of a community. Some realize that they are giving hope to those who have lost much in life. They make specialty candles for special occasions and customers.

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Are Career Objectives on Résumés History?

Careers Done Write

Los Angeles, CA. Dear Deb, Q. I have been looking at résumé samples on the internet and many of them have Objectives. I was told that Objectives are no longer used on résumés. Now I am confused. Is it true that Career Objectives are history? -

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Great People to Follow on Twitter for Startups

Resume Bear

based Docstoc in 2007, Nazar was a partner in a venture consulting firm in Los Angeles where he worked with dozens of startups. He also founded Launchpad LA , a mentorship program designed to help the most promising Los Angeles-based companies get funding.

So You Wanna Be a Bartender?


Los Angeles and New York aren’t cheap, and like it or not, you’ll need something to pay for rent and food while you network. Congratulations! You’ve just graduated college.

Changing Careers After 10 Years? Consider Becoing a Chiropractor


We spoke about our profession for a few minutes, only to find out he was quitting his career as a chiropractor to become a children's book author in Los Angeles. Choosing the right career path can be one of the most difficult decisions a person can make in their lives.

5 Fitness Secrets from the Diaries of the Best Personality Trainers

Ms. Career Girl

Jillian Michaels is a celebrity personal trainer from Los Angeles, California – best known for her appearances on the popular NBC weight-loss show ‘The Biggest Loser’ She says that the fads are ‘fads’ They pass on.

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Career Done Write’s Favorite Summer Reads

Careers Done Write

As head coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, Phil Jackson won eleven NBA championships, more than any coach in the history of professional sports. Looking for a good read to kindle some career enthusiasm?

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Careers That Require The Highest Pain Threshold

Career Alley

Many stunt doubles live in Los Angeles because that is where most movies are filmed, doctors in Hollywood have seen their share of injured stunt doubles and for those who refuse to find a safer job, pain management Los Angeles might be the only option. If you love what you do, you never work a day in your life,” is a saying that tells career searchers to find something they have a passion for but jobs that people love are few and far between.

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Work With America’s Best Executive Recruiters

Executive Career Brand

The top firm on the executive search firms list is Korn Ferry, based in Los Angeles. 1 – Korn Ferry Executive Search ([link] Los Angeles, California. #2 The 250 Top-Ranked Executive Search Firms in America and 8 Tips To Work With Them.

Small Business Hiring in Retail and Wholesale up 27% for This Holiday Season Compared to 2012

Resume Bear

Silicon Valley outpaced the net job growth of Denver-Boulder (0.55%), Atlanta (1.36%), and Los Angeles (1.55%). The SMBeat report is a monthly analysis of small business employment and human capital economic indicators.

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Four Tips For Being Confident At Work — But Not Catty

Ms. Career Girl

She started her career as an accountant in Los Angeles but soon realized she couldn’t spend all day staring at a spreadsheet. Women in the workplace are sometimes thought of as a scary group of people.

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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

CUE has chosen four cities, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Houston to roll out it's service. The Departments of Energy and Agriculture has made awards totaling $12.2 million to 10 projects to research ways to lower the cost of growing biofuel crops.

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Social Media: When Sociology and Technology Collide


In 1991, a man was pulled from his car and beaten by several police officers in Los Angeles. One year later, three police officers charged in this incident were acquitted and trouble broke out; riots in the streets of Los Angeles ensued. What is Social Media?

Choosing A Professional Career Path As A Millennial

Ms. Career Girl

A graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, she practices law in Los Angeles. Wright has used her own advice on how to reach success by making her way to being a partner in the Los Angeles-based Millennial Government Affairs group.

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The Top Cities in America for Women in Business

Ms. Career Girl

Another significant city on this list is Los Angeles, CA, which reportedly has the smallest wage gap between men and women (6.6%), although the city’s buying power lowered its overall score (ranked 48 th ), as properties in LA and the cost of living are infamously among the country’s highest.

Compliance Officer: A Career in High Demand

Ms. Career Girl

area and the Los Angeles metropolitan area, followed by the Houston, Chicago and Atlanta areas. Compliance officer? What’s that? Well, it may be the most interesting job you never heard of.

9 Cheap Ways To Network In A New City

Career Realism

But how are you supposed to meet successful industry professionals when the average cost of a martini in Los Angeles is $18 bucks? Your alumni association, especially if you graduated from an entertainment-related program, probably has a presence in Los Angeles.

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#GIRLBOSS Inspiration For National Boss Day

Ms. Career Girl

As the owner of an award winning fashion PR agency with offices in New York, Miami and Los Angeles, people are often surprised to find out that Lori Riviere used to be a civil litigation attorney.

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How to Survive in the New Job Market


San Francisco and Los Angeles led the way for U.S. The job paradigm in the United States has always been constantly shifting.

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The Journey to Better Internships [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

New York City, San Francisco, and Los Angeles are the top cities for internship opportunities. The journey to a great internship program is never easy.

Real Career Girls: Betsy Rivera on Following Your Own Path

Ms. Career Girl

Now in my fourth year teaching and my third year at Environmental Charter High School in South Los Angeles,I couldn’t be happier with the choices I’ve made in my life and where I am now. The post Real Career Girls: Betsy Rivera on Following Your Own Path appeared first on Ms.

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Who are the 10 Most Connected People on LinkedIn?

Resume Bear

Greater Los Angeles Area. In honor of LinkedIn passing the 100 Million member mark this week, I thought I’d introduce you to the 10 most connected people on LinkedIn. Each of these members has at least 30,000 first-level connections. Ron’s got the most with more than 43K! Ron Bates. Managing Principal, Executive Advantage Group, Inc. San Francisco Bay Area. Staffing and Recruiting. Member #141450. Kenneth Warner Weinberg. Contract Sourcer / Recruiter.

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Shark Tank in Philadelphia with Miller Lite Tap the Future

Ms. Career Girl

Future Events: The final two semi finalist events will be held Los Angeles and Miami later in June and July.

Women Who Launch – For Whom Failure is Impossible

Ms. Career Girl

Their difficulty in leveling the playing-field can be illustrated a by quotation by Bob Thanes in his Los Angeles comic strip Frank and Ernest. Failure is Impossible. As a 1950s housewife my mother was “a woman who lunched.”

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