listen to me on Minnesota Public Radio — Ask a Manager

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager listen to me on Minnesota Public Radio January 7, 2011 The wonderful Alexandra Levit and I were guests on Minnesota Public Radio this morning, talking about job search strategies in a tight job market. Posted in me The wonderful Alexandra Levit and I were guests on Minnesota Public Radio this morning, talking about job search strategies in a tight job market.

Practicing What I Preach: Creating a Lifestyle I Can Love and Live.

Career Makeover Coach

What in the heck is in Minnesota? After some careful research, a few visits and just being willing to try something different, I settled on Minnesota. Paul Career Coach Examiner and on the Minnesota Jobs Network job board.

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Outside Territory Manager

Job Shoe

This is an Outside Sales Position: Territory: Upper Midwest (Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Indiana, Ohio, Iowa, MO, KY) Travel: 50 – 60% Salary $50,000 – $60,000, plus bonus based on company performance. Other Sales allowance atmosphere insurance manufacturing minnesota performance sales success wisconsinCompany. Sales Recruiters Chicago, Inc. Location. Chicago, IL 60607. Compensation. 50000. Education. Bachelor of Science. FullTime. Experience. Entry Level.

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Amazon Does the Right Thing for Muslim Workers During Ramadan

Evil HR Lady

In Amazon’s Minnesota warehouses, over 1,000 East African Muslim immigrants are working and observing Ramadan , Bloomberg reports. Have you ever wondered why more businesses in the United States close on Christmas than on any other holiday? Sure, some of it is tradition–we’ve always been closed. But, some of it is simply practical: 90 percent of Americans celebrate Christmas , including the bosses. So, companies close.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was sent to us by Chavonne of Minneapolis, Minnesota. “The words of the tongue should have three gatekeepers: Is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary?” ” – Arab Proverb.

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A Simple Tool To Compare Salaries by State

Professional Resume Services

Minnesota: $160,750 becomes $164,872 when adjusted for cost of living. When you are looking at a job change there are lots of variables complicating your task. One of the challenges is getting an idea of how far your current salary would stretch in another state.

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Don’t Be THAT Guy in Your Job Interviews!

Career Rocketeer

” Then recently, I went to a Minnesota Wild NHL game where, whenever a player was sent to the penalty box, [.]. A national outdoor equipment retailer has an ad campaign for hunters and fishermen, telling them to be prepared with proper equipment, showing funny examples of people that are not prepared. Their tagline is: “Don’t be THAT guy!” Interviews SEO1

Jobacle Radio Interview: Quitting Your Job

Jobacle

Last week I was invited to be a guest on At Issue with Ben Merens which is heard in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Iowa on Wisconsin Public Radio. The topic was 16 signs it's time to quit your job. The show featured an in-depth chat about how to know it's time to go and tips to set up a plan to leave a job. I had a blast fielding questions from listeners and hope to do it again in the future. I hope you'll take a listen below. Career Advice quitting your job

Ask a Manager in the media

Ask A Manager

I was on Minnesota Public Radio (radio) talking about workplace conflict. * Here’s a round-up of Ask a Manager in the media recently, in case you’re interested in checking any of this out: * I talked to the New York Times about why office friendships can feel so awkward (this piece was written by Melissa Dahl, author of the wonderful Cringeworthy ).

LISA ROSENDAHL IS NEXT UP ON TIM SACKETT DAY! #TIMSACKETTDAY

HR Capitalist

Lisa is an active advocate for HR in Minnesota and beyond. Today is Tim Sackett Day. It’s the day when HR bloggers honor someone who works in human resources and doesn’t get a ton of press.

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The Curious Life of a Mobile Veterinarian

Ms. Career Girl

But Dr. Rebecca McComas of MN Pets in Minnesota said being out of the traditional office setting is not only better for the patient and owner, ultimately it makes it more fulfilling for her, too. “As The post The Curious Life of a Mobile Veterinarian appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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are unnatural hair colors getting more acceptable in professional jobs?

Ask A Manager

In this Minnesota Star-Tribune article , I say yes. With caveats. Lots of caveats. If you don’t feel like clicking through, the gist is this: The world is changing. But different parts of the world and different industries change at different paces. There are still plenty of places where green or blue hair isn’t going to fly, but there are increasing numbers of companies and jobs where it does.

ABOUT KEVIN LOVE: When You Recruit A Star, It Makes Sense to Maximize Their Chances For Success.

HR Capitalist

Consider these brief notes from Fansided on the on-boarding of Kevin Love , an all-star in professional basketball and recent underperforming, high-paid member of that NBA Franchise: "In Love’s final season with the Minnesota Timberwolves , he posted an incredible 26.1

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Practitioner Spotlight: Josh Rock, @jrock96

Blogging4jobs

Josh Rock, Recruiter with Fairview Health Services in Minneapolis and Communications & Technology Director for Minnesota SHRM. Each week Blogging4Jobs will start highlighting current, former, or retired practitioners who are shaking things up in the HR space.

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Building Your Own “You Know Everybody” Network [FREE Webinar]

Career Realism

Joseph, Minnesota, and a native of rural North Dakota. When we think about networking, we often think about mixers, events, conferences, and coffee meetings.

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

Kwik Trip kickstarts Minnesota expansion with new stores, 500 new jobs: Kwik Trip is building new shops in Duluth, Superior, Hermantown and Scanlon. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtsey of JustGoodNews.biz.

COMIC-Julian cheers up his pal Pinky

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 COMIC-Julian cheers up his pal Pinky 08.

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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!

UPDATED – Top 10 jobs that do not require a College Degree

Resume Bear

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COMIC – The Resume Bear is Homeless

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 COMIC – The Resume Bear is Homeless 30.

2010 132

COMIC – Joe The Unscrupulous Recruiter

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 COMIC – Joe The Unscrupulous Recruiter 15.

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COMIC – Twitter Madness | 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 COMIC – Twitter Madness 29.

Entry-level options for a career in sport

Corn on the Job

The odds are probably greater for the Minnesota Timberwolves to become NBA Champions than for the average guy or girl being able to take their sport to pro level.

COMIC – The Resume Bear Wants a Makeover

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 COMIC – The Resume Bear Wants a Makeover 23.

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VIDEO – How to use Google to find a job | 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 VIDEO – How to use Google to find a job 20.

2010 170

Network Backwards

Guerrilla Job Hunting

from Prior Lake, Minnesota, hit pay dirt in February by networking among contacts most people would never consider calling. One client, Jeff R. He contacted potential employers from his LAST job search – companies he had interviewed with but not accepted job offers from.   "I emailed a manager I had interviewed with two years ago, before my latest job. He had moved to a different part of the company, but he referred me to the right decision maker.

“Is a 17-year-old protected by the age discrimination laws, or a.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Paul, Minnesota Answer: Hello, Mee! Also unfortunately, the Minnesota Human Rights Act, or “MHRA,” only protects people from age discrimination at work who are 18 years of age or more, while you are 17.

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Search In Niches

Guerrilla Job Hunting

from Marshall, Minnesota. Everyone advises you to post your resume on leading sites like Monster.com and HotJobs.com. And there's nothing wrong with that -- my clients have been hired using both.   But don't forget the growing number of job postings found on niche Web sites that cater to specific industries, associations and other affinity groups.   This tactic worked for one of my clients Carla S.,

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!

VIDEO – What every jobseeker should do right now | Resumebear.

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 VIDEO – What every jobseeker should do right now 26.

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Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State

Blogging4jobs

MinnesotaMinnesota Department of Labor and Industry. Workers Compensation Definition.

Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List

Blogging4jobs

INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SHRM 2016 PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS. We are just 5 short weeks away from the 2016 SHRM Annual Conference in Washington DC. I’m currently working on blog content, selecting sessions and trying to develop a plan for all things #SHRM16.

2016 63

Meet 5 Real People who LOVE their Toyota Prius!

Ms. Career Girl

My worst car memory was driving my Jetta to Minnesota and my cerpentean belt ripped through completely. After driving the Prius for a few days, I wondered who in my network drives a Prius. I put out a Facebook/Twitter status to find out.

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Download Your 2015 Guide Las Vegas for #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas

Blogging4jobs

It’s arrived. The most anticipated guide filled with nuggets of wisdom, insights, where to go and what to do in Las Vegas during the HR Technology Conference. It’s sponsored by our friends, Talent Objects. This guide is filled with information about cabbing it in Vegas, shows to see, restaurants to enjoy and what to do when you aren’t at the HR Technology Conference.

Where Do You Learn Business Acumen?

Water Cooler Wisdom

I recently asked three successful small-business owners how they acquired the right mix of entrepreneurial skills to guide their companies effectively: Michael Bremmer, CEO of Telecomquotes.com in California; Clarence Bethea, CEO of Upsie.com in Minnesota; and Holly Epstein Ojalvo, founder of Kicker in New York. You’ve probably heard that most businesses fail, but the reasons why are not always clear. Lack of managerial expertise may be one factor.

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Network Backwards

Guerrilla Job Hunting

from Prior Lake, Minnesota, hit pay dirt in February by networking among contacts most people would never consider calling. One client, Jeff R. He contacted potential employers from his LAST job search – companies he had interviewed with but not accepted job offers from.   "I emailed a manager I had interviewed with two years ago, before my latest job. He had moved to a different part of the company, but he referred me to the right decision maker.

Search In Niches

Guerrilla Job Hunting

from Marshall, Minnesota. Everyone advises you to post your resume on leading sites like Monster.com and HotJobs.com. And there's nothing wrong with that -- my clients have been hired using both.   But don't forget the growing number of job postings found on niche Web sites that cater to specific industries, associations and other affinity groups.   This tactic worked for one of my clients Carla S.,

Wordle Your Resume!

Career Rocketeer

Author: Harry Urschel has over 20 years experience as a technology recruiter in Minnesota. Most people, at some point, have seen a word cloud. It’s a combination of words, randomly arranged, that are meant to represent an idea or some piece of writing.

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The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Minnesota (mn.jobs). Once upon a time, before the days of Facebook, was a series of computer network systems called USENET. Usenet was (more or less) an online forum without frills as all you could do was post text and share files (mostly pictures).