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.

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.

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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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.

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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.

2018 139

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.

2017 206

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.

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

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.

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.

2017 170

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.

2017 191

#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.

2017 161

New Study On Automation: Is Your Job At Risk?

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. There’s no doubt that technology is constantly becoming more advanced and more efficient — and most of the time this is welcomed.

2018 155

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.”

2018 218

Books for the Feminist in Your Life

Ms. Career Girl

Escaping a life of strict rules and religious sacrifice to become a high-profile attorney in Los Angeles, Peggy knew she was destined for something greater. There’s never a bad time to pick up a good book about fearless women trying to take on the world.

2017 206

Balancing Being a Career Girl With Being a Dog Mom?

Ms. Career Girl

Maltipoo, Baby Rose, in Los Angeles. The post Balancing Being a Career Girl With Being a Dog Mom? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Chelsea Rivera. Her bio follows. Adopting a pet is one of the most emotionally fulfilling things a person can do.

2017 228

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.

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.

2016 86

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?

Forget Fad Diets! Listen To Your Body!

Ms. Career Girl

The company of Wicked (while in residency at Los Angeles’ Pantages Theatre). With all the focus on weight in our society, the growing number of trendy fad diets is not surprising.

2017 166

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.

2018 142

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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How To Manage A Relationship When You Make More Money

Ms. Career Girl

Jasmine resides in Los Angeles with husband Eddie and son Gray. The post How To Manage A Relationship When You Make More Money appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Maintaining a healthy relationship requires an equal amount of skill and experience.

2017 177

5 Reasons I Left My Corporate Job to Build My Career as a Writer

Ms. Career Girl

These days you’ll find her dodging traffic in Los Angeles with her husband and two kids. The post 5 Reasons I Left My Corporate Job to Build My Career as a Writer appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post By Jaime Boust. Her bio follows.

2016 207

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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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?

2013 139

my boss is having sex in the office

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: My first job out of college started as a dream: a hip tech startup in Los Angeles with a majority female team and an express mission of empowering women on social media. Now that I’ve been here almost a year, the cracks are starting to show, specifically with my boss. She’s C-level, and the “female face” of our company to investors, clients, etc.,

2018 58

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.

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.

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.

HEY HR FOODIES: Stop Dreaming About Opening a Restaurant - Here's Why.

HR Capitalist

Wages were lower in Los Angeles: $40,740 for a head chef, $25,300 for a cook and $27,570 for a server. San Francisco will increase its minimum wage from the current $13 in July 2018, but Los Angeles will not reach $15 an hour until 2020 or 2021, depending on staff size.

2016 89

Going Green in Education: Inspiration You Can Use

Ms. Career Girl

Shaya also received the County of Los Angeles Green Leadership Award for recognition in commemoration of environmental public service. The post Going Green in Education: Inspiration You Can Use appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Shaya Kirkpatrick.

2016 219

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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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.

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.