A Guide To User Experience Careers

Resume Bear

This guide provides essential information on the different career opportunities within UX, national benchmarks for UX salaries, the hottest metro areas for UX jobs, and tools of the trade for UX professionals. User Experience is one of the fastest growing and most exciting segments in the interactive industry.

2011 161

Leveraging Your Recruiter and Headhunter Network

Career Alley

Some Recruiters : Stephen James Associates – This firm specializes in recruiting for Accounting and Finance professionals in in major US Metro markets. You can see the job description, salary, location and can apply directly for the job. As with most things in life, job search is a “two way street” The concept of networking lives by this and Recruiters and Headhunters are no exception. This process works in different ways.

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Job Hunting – It's a Jungle Out There

Career Alley

At the top of the page are links for Salary Calculator, Salary Tools and Salary Advice, so take a look at these while you are on the site. Salary Tools: Salary.com – This is a good site to start in your quest for your worth. Right below this is a salary wizard. Their tag line of “Get a Free Salary Report based on your job title, location, education, skills and experience&# sounds good (again, free is good).

2010 197

Looking For Job in 2017? Find Companies With These Hot Employee Perks

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you’re in a rut with your current job or just starting out, look for companies that offer a few perks in addition to a great salary and traditional benefits such as health insurance, dental care and a 401(k) match. Previously I was a reporter in the New York Metro area. The post Looking For Job in 2017? Find Companies With These Hot Employee Perks appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by NerdWallet writer Anna Helhoski. Her bio follows.

2017 138

ask all your questions about the new overtime law here

Ask a Manager

To be exempt, you must meet two tests: a salary test and a duties test. The duties portion of the law isn’t changing, only the salary level. When is a reasonable time to ask how the new rules for exempt employees will affect my current position (currently exempt, with salary less than $5,000 below the new $47,476 threshold)? And should I ask my manager who does little with salary, or HR? law + order salary

2016 31

The SPHR and Money - Chicken or the Egg?

HR Capitalist

Holding either a PHR or SPHR will boost salaries for HR professionals by more than $20,000, across various metro markets in the US. HR certification has a greater positive impact on salary for HR professionals in cities located on the East Coast than it does for West Coast cities. We''ve talked a lot in this space about value of the SPHR and PHR for today''s HR professional. Is it worth doing?

2013 63

7 Factors To Consider While Switching Jobs

Imarticus Learning

Always think long-term; while the salary holds importance, it is also essential to judge personal development and potential for paving an advanced career path in the future. Imagine taking a crowded metro ride first thing in the morning and then changing two other modes of commute to get to your destination. The comparison between your current salary and the pay you are being offered at your new job is perhaps the most important thing to consider before you make up your mind.

2019 40

in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? The problem is, of course, no salary range was listed on the job description. And in my field, titles don’t necessarily translate into salary. Of course, be prepared for the typical silliness that often occurs (on both sides) when salary comes up — the awkward pauses and the coy “well, what are you looking for?&#

2011 52

9 to 5

Evil HR Lady

Salaried or non-salaried, government or private, I honestly have never met a soul that worked a 35-hour week doing 9:00 to 5:00. I think this is largely a NYC metro thing, but I could be wrong. I thought maybe in your expertise you could answer a question that has bugged me for years. I hear the phrase “nine to five job” or “working nine to five” all the time. I see it on the internet and hear it in movies and on TV. Dolly Pardon even wrote a song about it.

2011 106

NASHVILLE - What Happens When An Employment Market Becomes Too Cool For School.

The HR Capitalist

Many would tell you that the growth is a function of multiple factors - including a centralized metropolitan government that generally allows the metro to work together ( see more about the government setup here ), a unique cultural pull with origins in country music (expanding beyond that taste, but still the flagship) and an emerging hipster dufus vibe ITP (inside the perimeter). For instance, it takes a salary of $70,150 to live comfortably in Nashville today, according to the study.

The Hidden Jobs Report

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips The Hidden Jobs Report 21.

2010 143

The Hidden Jobs Report | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips The Hidden Jobs Report 21.

2010 134

NYC, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island Tech Sales | CARR (A Xerox Company)

Career Realism

Gas Card for Sales Reps who drive or Metro Card for Sales Reps working in NYC. for every $1 contributed, up to 6% of your salary. NYC, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island Tech Sales | CARR (A Xerox Company) Work It Daily. CARR is a subsidiary of Global Imaging Systems – a Xerox company. At CARR, we do not fill empty seats… We hire and develop future leaders! Looking for a professional job in tech sales?

2018 51

What Industry and Where You Live Helps in Finding a Job!

Resume Bear

Other metro areas showing strong job demand include Dallas and Houston, thanks in large part to the strong growth in U.S. Employers say, ‘I can find a higher-skilled individual for the same salary or same wage who didn’t have the same qualifications two or three years ago,’” said Brent Rasmussen, president of job site CareerBuilder’s North American unit. Much like the uneven recovery that is slowly pulling the U.S.

2013 152

my employer revoked everyone’s telecommuting status, my coworker copied my LinkedIn profile, and more

Ask A Manager

Can I lie about my hours to get a better salary at a new job? I’ve started lying to agencies about my salary with the intention of suggesting that would be my salary if I worked full-time. Employers that base salary offers on what you’ve been earning are often employers who ask for verification of that information, either as part of the reference-checking stage or by requesting tax forms, pay stubs, or other documentation. It’s five answers to five questions.

it’s your Friday good news

Ask a Manager

My responsibilities had definitely expanded in the past few months and I have been absolutely swamped with work lately, but I didn’t really think about it potentially affecting my salary at all, especially since I hadn’t asked or discussed compensation with my boss. (I

2021 30

A Message to Job Seekers–We're Recruiters Not Agents

Workology

When the agency finds the match, the corporation pays the agency a percentage of that candidate’s base salary, often between 15-25%. Jenny runs Ladder Recruiting Group, LLC ( www.ladderrecruiting.com ), a boutique style independent recruiting firm with offices in Portland and Metro Detroit. Home ToolBox HR About Advertising Consulting Services Speaking Press Webshow Tweet This!

2010 100

Effective Research For an Effective Job Search

Jennifer Anthony

Second, research will help you expand your job possibilities and industry knowledge, as well as help you focus your search on the best opportunities, careers, salaries and geographic regions. 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 ← 5 Steps to an Executive Cover Letter That Opens Doors What does chocolate have to do with resumes?

2009 122

we have to live within 100 miles of our director, company said paying me more would be “unfair,” and more

Ask a Manager

We are based in an expensive metro area, and I was hoping to benefit from remote work by moving somewhere more affordable. In the verbal offer, they dropped the listed job ad salary (full-time equivalent for a contract gig) due to my lack of direct experience.

2020 36

4 Best States For Attorneys To Work

Career Realism

Thanks to LLM Info, we have an infographic that not only compares the cost of living in all 50 states, but that also incorporates the variances in attorney salaries. Average attorney salary: Over $91,000. Combined with its relatively high attorney salaries that are almost 20 percent higher than the nationwide average , from a purely financial perspective, Mississippi may be the best state in which an attorney can practice. Average attorney salary: Over $91,000.

Walgreens Offering Free Healthcare to Unemployed/Uninsured.

Resume to Referral

For those without access to a major metro area, you might find yourself out of luck for locating a clinic.

2009 45

will my mental health get in the way of a promotion, bad resume advice, and more

Ask a Manager

My company adjusts salaries for cost of living downward but never upward. When I originally moved, I let them know that I would temporarily be in San Diego, and they ran numbers and reduced my salary based on OPM’s pay tables. After three months, I relocated again to Los Angeles, a considerably more expensive metro area (more expensive than even D.C.!). It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Will my mental health get in the way of a promotion?

2017 25

how to convince an interviewer I’m okay with admin work, even with a master’s degree

Ask a Manager

Some background: I’m in my mid-twenties and have done a lot of internships, part-time jobs, and AmeriCorps, and am looking for my first full-time salaried position in the nonprofit world. I graduated with my master’s last June and moved to a very progressive metro area with an extremely tight nonprofit job market.

Metro 22

updates: the self-deprecating employee, the car-borrowing boss, and more

Ask a Manager

One of my biggest fears was ending up in a city with minimal to no job prospects for me, and wouldn’t you know, things took a turn at the last minute* and we’re in a big metro area with a lot of options I can explore. It’s the last week of “where are you now?” time at Ask a Manager, where I run updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past. Here are five updates from past letter-writers. My employee constantly apologizes and calls herself stupid.

2020 25

short answer Sunday: 10 short answers to 10 short questions

Ask A Manager

I’m concerned that it gives interviewers a negative image of me, even though I did get a BA from a very academically rigorous university, also located in the same metro area. Listing my previous salary. A lot of jobs I have been applying for have asked for my previous salary. If you’re not listing your last job, you can’t list the salary associated with it. Yes, 10. But the answers are extra short. Here we go… Embarrassed by my high school.

2011 57

coworkers are reacting badly to my wardrobe upgrade, unpaid days off, and more

Ask a Manager

I work for a large company in research in the Detroit metro area that will remain nameless. However, I’ve since graduated and I need a salaried position. We were salaried until about two months ago, but were changed to hourly. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. How can I tell my boss to stop commenting on my food and my weight? I recently got a new job, in a new city (many many thanks to your blog!). I work for a small non-profit and I love what I do.

2015 31

my boss is super peppy, HR told me to do less for our charity event, and more

Ask a Manager

Now I’m am at a more ““traditional” company where pay ranges for workers range from minimum hourly wage to six figure salaries. We partnered with a local nonprofit to be a collection site, the food goes to hungry kids in the metro area this summer. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. HR told me to scale back my participation in our company charity event. I’m in my second job post graduate school.

2018 32

should I tell my boss I’ve had a crush on him, I got in trouble for a private conversation, and more

Ask a Manager

That would be like them demoting you and asking you to pay back some of the salary they’d already paid you because now they’ve decided that your work is worth less to them. I interviewed for a job, and literally on my way between their building and the Metro stop, I was called to be verbally offered the job. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Should I tell my boss I’ve had a crush on him?

2017 24

tiny answer Tuesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

metro Area) and the pay would is not quite enough to justify a move. I have two questions for you — for the future, is it acceptable to ask what the dental/health premiums are before accepting a job and negotiating salary based on how much it might be? It’s tiny answer Tuesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Boss wants me to take a pay cut. I work for a company with less than 10 employees and no HR department.

2013 56

Frugality is a career tool | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

The metro and public buses are so convenient (plus medical bills are cheap) so it might work to be both frugal and be accessible. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Frugality is a career tool Posted to: Money February 1st, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I have earned a lot of money in my life. But I have never had an extravagant life. I don’t own a house.

2010 79

Do you overemphasize happiness? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Do you overemphasize happiness? Posted to: Fulfillment | Knowing yourself January 14th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I think I’m over the happiness thing. I think I am thinking that the pursuit of happiness is, well, vacuous. I don’t think people are happy or unhappy.

2010 86

Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

But anything sponsored by a large metro area’s newspaper and/or hosted at a hotel is basically a cattle call. We were definitely looking to attract applicants and needed to work at it to overcome the salary advantages of the private sector firms in our industry. in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? how do I state my desired salary range in a cover letter? About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?