Career Key Licensee, College Foundation of North Carolina, Highlighted in ASCA School Counselor Magazine

Career Key

In “ Career Exploration North Carolina Style ,” 6th grade Waynesville Middle School counselor Annette Husson, Ed.D., highlights the online career center of an organization that licenses The Career Key, the College Foundation of North Carolina (cfnc.org). CFNC is a nonprofit partnership between Pathways of North Carolina, College Foundation Inc., and the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority.

Pulling a “Heath Shuler:” The Right Way to Get Someone Else's Job

Water Cooler Wisdom

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First-In, First-Hired: Yay or Nay?

Evil HR Lady

Greystone Bakery started this practice in its distribution center in North Carolina by asking job candidates only three questions: “Are you authorized to work in the U.S.? Job interviews have been going on since, well, forever. I suppose when feudal lords ruled the lands, you got the job of being a peasant by not dying, but since then, it’s involved a job interview. And, it must be time for a change.

2020 155

Sklover’s Thoughts for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

Please Click Below: This thought shared with us by Stephanie, an Emergency Room Nurse – you know, a True Hero – from Knoxville, North Carolina. “If you find a face mask to be too uncomfortable, it is not likely you will find a ventilator any easier.” ” – Stephanie, an Emergency Room Nurse. What more is there to say? Some people don’t like wearing car seat belts, and feel it is an infringement on their freedom.

2020 122

Best Resume Services in Asheville, NC

The Corporate Con/noisseur

In addition, when it comes to creating a great resume, whether in Asheville, North Carolina or New York City, you will want to create one that mimics the resumes in your given industry. Why Hire a Resume Writer in Asheville, North Carolina?

2020 52

PRO(TECH)T Yourself: A New Wearable Tech to Combat Sexual Assault

Ms. Career Girl

It is this key piece of prevention University of North Carolina – Asheville juniors Madison Eddings and Ben Eisdorfer with their company PRO(TECH)T, LLC. With iuvo, Madison and Ben took first place in the North Carolina Social Entrepreneurship Competition. The post PRO(TECH)T Yourself: A New Wearable Tech to Combat Sexual Assault appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Sexual assault. It’s not a nice term. And I wish it wasn’t something we had to talk about.

2015 203

Team Building Activities in Asheville, NC

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Asheville, North Carolina is one of the most scenic and beautiful cities in the country. the Asheville metropolitan area holds a population of just under 425,000 and is currently the 12 th most populous city in North Carolina. The Biltmore Estate is a historic house museum located in Asheville, North Carolina. The North Carolina Arboretum. Asheville, North Carolina is one of the best cities in America for exploring the great outdoors.

2020 40

15 Summer Releases for your TBR List

Ms. Career Girl

But on a whim, Alex finally decides to accept an invite to help her family with their herbal apothecary business in Bellamy Bay, North Carolina. It’s finally summertime! And even though a lot of us are stuck at home, that doesn’t mean we can’t find some time in our busy schedules to take a break. Let these anticipated summer releases drift you away to a literary vacation full of adventure, heartbreak, and romance. We Came Here to Shine . by Susie Orman Schnall (June 16).

2020 217

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was sent to us by Christine of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, whose grandfather told her this many years ago. “A near neighbor is better than a distant cousin.” ” – Italian Proverb. We all – now and then – need a helping hand, a helpful hint, or even a needed explanation. At work, that is nearly every day, because none of us can get the job done entirely by ourselves.

2017 100

WRAL-TV Profiles The Career Key: Moving Forward Using a Career Assessment

Career Key

On January 19, as part of their " Here to Help: 5 on Your Side " series, WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina profiled The Career Key in an interview with Thu Washington, coordinator of counseling services at Wake Technical Community College. One of them, the State of North Carolina's College Foundation of North Carolina , was also profiled in the segment.

2009 100

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Chapel Hill, North Carolina. “Each time you say hello to a stranger your heart acknowledges that we are all family.” ” – Suzy Kassem. One of my most enduring, enjoyable – and financially rewarding – client relationships started with a simple, “Hi, I’m Al. what’s your name?” I was a speaker at a conference, and at lunch break I saw someone at a table, sitting by himself.

2018 100

How to Harness the Power of Positive Thinking During Your Job Search

Ms. Career Girl

I begin most resume writing projects with a get-to-know-you phone call with a prospective client. It is during this call that I always ask this question: “What are you doing now and what are you hoping to transition into?”.

2020 203

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

AIG will create 230 jobs at new Charlotte, North Carolina technology center: Technology center to provide application development and management services for the insurance company. Toray expected to invest $1 Billion and create 500 jobs in Moore, South Carolina: $1 billion investment represents one of the largest initial capital investments in state’s history. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.

2014 105

Three Ways Women Hold Themselves Back – And What To Do About It

Ms. Career Girl

Through her international speaking engagements, research, and consulting, she has guided leaders from more than sixty countries and transformed the internal workings of some of the world’s largest organizations, including Goldman Sachs, Eli Lilly and Company, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, and the New York Mets. Have you ever felt like you just weren’t good enough to apply for a position… despite meeting all the qualifications?

2019 184

Walking Taller at Work™

Sklover Working Wisdom

Mebane, North Carolina. Dear SkloverWorkingWisdom, No question at the moment. I just used some of Sklover’s thinking to back a request I made for severance and wanted to let Sklover know that his blog is most awesome!

2010 130

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

A Degree: Your First Big Career Decision (or How to Become a Doctor, Not Just Play One on TV)

Career Alley

I’ve been told that Georgia and North Carolina have some great schools. Byline: Richard Rossi is a guest blogger, humor writer and illustrator from North Carolina by way of Syracuse NY. “ A doctor gave a man six months to live. The man couldn’t pay his bill, so he gave him another six months. ” – Henny Youngman. There was a time when job opportunity existed for all who educated themselves, almost regardless of choice of study.

2012 207

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!

Experiencing Multiple Layoffs & Finding Help

Career Alley

Most of the websites below are for North Carolina. For example, North Carolina’s is: [link]. “ People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily. &# – Zig Ziglar. Author Byline: Matthew Warzel. Author Website: [link]. Unfortunately, consecutive recent layoffs or settling for a lower income is becoming more common nowadays. Many Americans have lost two jobs in the past two years.

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This Week???s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Apply at Publix in Huntersville, North Carolina : Grocer will fill 125 jobs. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people dont really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays were bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies. Whether this be that theyre hiring a large new workforce or doing good in the world.

2014 103

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

150 Jobs for South Carolina. Three companies said they will create nearly 150 new jobs and invest $56 million in facilities in South Carolina. Geocent LLC said it’s spending $2 million on a North Charleston facility that will create 100 jobs. 100 Jobs for North Carolina.

2011 174

Home Safety Tips for the Digital Age

Ms. Career Girl

A study by the University of North Carolina on 422 burglars found security cameras are the most effective way to scare burglars away. Once upon a time, home security focused more on community initiatives like a neighborhood watch team.

2020 192

This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace

Workology

SmartPost expanding in Concord, North Carolina : FedEx creates over 500 jobs with new distribution center. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies.

2014 102

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

4,000 Toyota jobs heading to Plano, Texas : Toyota moving North American headquarters to North Texas. Red Ventures will add 580 jobs in Charlotte, North Carolina : Online marketing company to have more than 700 employees at University City office. Medac brings 615 jobs to North Augusta, South Carolina : Company offers products and services to anesthesia-related healthcare providers.

2014 105

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

The Fresh Market creates 90 fresh jobs in North Carolina: Durham grocery will open by end of 2014. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies.

2014 95

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.

Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Career Coach in Raleigh, North Carolina. Raleigh is the capital of North Carolina and the second-largest city in the state. Raleigh has close proximity to some famed universities, including Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

2020 52

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! I can’t believe are 6 weeks away from the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas.

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!

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Spirit AeroSystems keeps growing in Kinston, North Carolina : Assembly plant expected to employ more than 1,000 once expansions are complete. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies.

2014 105

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State

Workology

North CarolinaNorth Carolina Industrial Commission. North Dakota – North Dakota Workforce Safety and Insurance. South Carolina – State of South Carolina Workers Compensation Commission. Workers Compensation Definition.

Are You Addicted To Selfies? Take The Quiz!

Ms. Career Girl

” Dr. John Zannis, a New Bern, North Carolina board certified plastic surgeon explains that the selfie craze can propel people toward plastic surgery because, “the nose looks bigger in close-ups. The post Are You Addicted To Selfies? Take The Quiz! appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. ‘Tis the season of the selfie. Now more than any other time during the year, there are endless irresistible selfie ops. But when is enough too much? Are you becoming addicted to selfies?

2016 161

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

APAC calling 500 for High Point center in North Carolina : Positions in customer service, sales support at the call center will be filled by July. Suminoe expands Gaffney, South Carolina plant, adds 100 jobs : Company has made automotive carpeting in Cherokee County for over a decade. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about.

2014 103

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Red Ventures will move 200 jobs to Charlotte, North Carolina area: Internet marketing company will consolidate sales operations in Indian Land and University City. We had so much good business to share, here’s more good news brought to you by JustGoodNews.biz. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about.

2014 104

Who are the 10 Most Connected People on LinkedIn?

Resume Bear

Greensboro/Winston-Salem, North Carolina 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.

2011 196

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Continental opens Sumter, South Carolina plant that will employ 1600 : Tire manufacturer has hired 390 and will add another 180 jobs by the end of 2014. Dude Solutions to add 440 jobs in Cary, North Carolina : SaaS provider will begin aggressive hiring this week. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about.

2014 104

Explore Career Options Using LinkedIn’s New Field of Study Explorer, Especially Liberal Arts Majors

Career Key

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington has a great one as does Kansas State University. The new LinkedIn Field of Study Explorer is most valuable to students and parents as a tool for exploring possible career options for a particular college major. It is particularly helpful for students considering liberal arts majors and the humanities because it shows their expansive use in the work world.

2014 123

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

Verizon hosts Wilmington job fair to fill 160 jobs in North Carolina : Additional staff for company’s call center will be recruited at March 19th event. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies.

2014 100

This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace

Workology

Dynamic leader brings Nephron Pharmaceuticals’ big new plant home to Columbia, South Carolina: South Carolina native brings thriving manufacturing company home. Advance Auto Parts drives 600 jobs to Raleigh, North Carolina: Corporate support center jobs will average $110,000. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people don’t really know about.

2014 96

Career Opportunities In The U.S. Military

Career Alley

According to College Foundation of North Carolina, fresh recruits earn a basic pay of $17,611 every year, but the basic pay for fresh recruits with higher education qualifications or advanced skills may be as high as $22,993 per year. According to a chart published on The Washington post on September 16, 2011, the Department of Defense is the largest employer in the world with over 2.13 million active duty soldiers, airmen, sailors, marine and civilian workers, and another 1.1

Building Business Within a Community

Water Cooler Wisdom

I asked three local business owners how they reinforce the strong community ties that can ultimately lead to more sales: James DiSabatino, owner of  Roxy’s Grilled Cheese  in Boston; Cheryl Munoz, co-owner of  Sugar Beet Food Co-op  in Chicago; and Janet Schultz, owner of Blue-J Eco-Friendly Small Office Cleaning  in North Carolina. I volunteered and participated in events with the Autism Society of North Carolina and Autism Speaks.

2015 55

Community Colleges' Growing Role in Helping People Get High Skilled Jobs

Career Key

economy, observed in a November 2007 speech in North Carolina: ".improving For example, in the 2004-05 school year, the North Carolina Community College System served nearly 780,000 students in fifty-eight institutions. The average community college student in the state is thirty years old and likely working while attending school (North Carolina Community College System, 2006).

2008 100

How To Find a Job Before The Job Description is Written

Resume Bear

Food for thought, check out the news stories below: 100+ Jobs pending in Cary, North Carolina To support its new $500 million, 5-year strategic engagement with Merck & Co.,

2010 266