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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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This proverb was contributed by Blog visitor Chris Anderson of Minneapolis, Minnesota. “Those who wish to sing, always find a song.’” ” – Swedish Proverb. Honeybees find flowers, no matter how rare or hidden.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was sent to us by Phil of Brainerd, Minnesota, a place where it gets gosh-awful cold. “If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.” ” – Lucy Larcom.

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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.

2018 130

Summer Stress is Real: 3 Tips to Center Yourself 

Ms. Career Girl

Small Business Administration Women in Business Champion of the Year award, the Exemplary Woman of the Community award, Women Venture’s Unsung Hero award, Women Who Lead from Minnesota Business Magazine, and NAWBO Minnesota’s Achieve!

2019 226

Chipotle Gives Us a Lesson in Rash Decision Making

Evil HR Lady

A Chipotle Manager in Minnesota lost her job after refusing to serve a group of black men. Clear cut firing, right? You don’t refuse any paying customer! And, if you’re Starbucks, you don’t refuse any non-paying people as well.) But, the problem was, Chipotle reacted to a viral video without understanding that there is, always, more to the story.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

Far too often, it seems, there are too few people around us who are “built out of good wood,” as they say in Minnesota, where I used to live. “There is no better test of a person’s integrity than how he or she behaves when proven to be wrong.” ” – Marvin Gay Williams, Jr.

2017 130

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This proverb was contributed by Blog visitor Chris Anderson of Minneapolis, Minnesota. “Those who wish to sing, always find a song.’” ’” – Swedish Proverb. Honeybees find flowers, no matter how rare or hidden. So, too, do those who seek the brighter side of life, manage to find the burning candle, no matter how dark the night. It is amazing how we all tend to find what we truly seek. How about you? © © 2014 Alan L. Sklover. All Rights Reserved.

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Unemployed? How To Survive and Thrive

Ms. Career Girl

Small Business Administration Women in Business Champion of the Year award, the Exemplary Woman of the Community award, Women Venture’s Unsung Hero award, Women Who Lead from Minnesota Business Magazine, and NAWBO Minnesota’s Achieve!

2019 240

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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weekend free-for-all – September 14-15, 2019

Ask A Manager

Book recommendation of the week: The Lager Queen of Minnesota , by J. This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. This one is truly no work and no school.).

2019 62

You Can Still Be Fired for Being LGBTQ in Some States, but Maybe the Supreme Court Will Fix That

Evil HR Lady

California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, and Washington all have statewide legislation protecting people against sexual orientation and gender identity. Discrimination against people for their sexual orientation is wrong, right?

2019 127

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

Pete vs. Amy: It's the Conference Room Dust Up That Becomes Legend at Your Company.

HR Capitalist

After the Minnesota senator defended her “momentary forgetfulness” when she failed to name the president of Mexico in a recent Telemundo interview, Buttigieg leaped in, surely thinking of the criticism he’s taken from Klobuchar in recent debates.

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Practitioner Spotlight: Josh Rock, @jrock96

Workology

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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exactly where to report employers for violating shelter-in-place orders, by state

Ask A Manager

In Minnesota , violations can be reported to local law enforcement through the non-emergency number. • When I wrote on Wednesday about what to do if your employer is violating shelter-in-place orders , commenters were a wealth of information for individual states.

2020 114

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

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.

2014 132

WHEN THE BOSS BULLIES THE TEAM: METH, I'M ON IT.

HR Capitalist

The state spent $450,000 for a Minnesota ad agency to come up with the slogan and campaign, reported the Argus Leader. By now, most of you have seen the anti-drug campaign coming out of South Dakota with ads that show regular people with one of two tag lines: "Meth, I'm On It".

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas

Workology

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.

2015 129

Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide

Workology

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!

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Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15

Workology

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!

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State

Workology

MinnesotaMinnesota Department of Labor and Industry. Workers Compensation Definition.

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.

2015 64

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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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.

2017 63

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

Workology

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.

Transactional to Transformational Leadership Focused Recruiting

Workology

In the 1991 World Series, the Minnesota Twins and Atlanta Braves proved to the world that a team can go from worst-to-first by practicing transformational leadership.

75 Things to do Online When Bored at Work

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Mayo Clinic – The Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit organization based in Rochester, Minnesota. 75 Things to do Online When Bored at Work. There’s nothing worse than being bored at work.

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Learn Everything You Need to Know about Las Vegas & #SHRM15

Workology

SHRM15 is literally within a week and if you’ve never been you’re in for a treat! This year we’ve put together another one of our ultimate guides to the conference and Las Vegas. Whether you’re going to SHRM to network or you’re going because it’s a free trip to Vegas (let’s face it, some of you reading this are thinking just that!) we have you covered!

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.

“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.

2010 141

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

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 UPDATED – Top 10 jobs that do not require a College Degree 21.

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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.

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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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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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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 ).

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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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.

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).