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

Alexandra Levits Water Cooler Wisdom About Subscribe in a reader Subscribe to Water Cooler Wisdom by Email CareerChat eNewsletter Subscribe Find Alexandra Archives April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 More.

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.

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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.

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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.

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Infographic: Defining the Social Worker Profession

Career Realism

This article was written by Community Manager, Jenn Pedde, on behalf of CAREEREALISM-Approved Partner, 2tor — an education technology company that partners with institutions of higher education such as University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to deliver their online MSW degree.

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.

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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

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).

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9 Career Articles You Will Want to Read

Career Alley

Photo courtesy of MF. Occasionally I get emails from my readers suggesting career or job search related articles and sometimes I find some really helpful career related articles. Following is a short list of some helpful career articles (including some from yours truly).

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

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. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.

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.

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Using LinkedIn Alumni to Explore Careers and Majors

Career Key

So although I didn’t graduate from North Carolina State University, I can still see what their graduates studied or majored in, their skills, the types of work they do, and where they work.

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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.

Consistent With Your Gender Identity: Dept of Labour Rule on Bathroom Use

Blogging4jobs

So what happens when the Department of Labour’s final rule comes into conflict with North Carolina’s bathroom bill?

25 Companies Who Hire Adults With Autism #AutismAwarenessMonth

Blogging4jobs

North Carolina Coffee Shop Creates Opportunity for Those with A Disability. Wilmington, North Carolina, coffee shop Beau’s Coffee opened in 2016. North Carolina Non-Profit Puts Autistic Workers to Work. April is Autism Awareness Month.

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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.

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The 5 Largest Banks in the United States

Corn on the Job

With their headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina, Bank of America comes in second only to JPMorgan Chase (Chase Bank). When choosing a bank, it isn’t always in your best interest to choose from the largest banks in the United States for a number of reasons.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

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.

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.

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This Year's Final Four Proves The Value of "Well Placed" over "Top" Talent.

HR Capitalist

North Carolina is a program one would think would be able to roll with the one-and-done model, but head coach Roy Williams has built this current roster differently. South Carolina has the youngest team of any Final Four teams.

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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

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.

Seven Short Q & A’s on Saturday

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question 1: What can an independent contractor in North Carolina do to collect commissions he is owed? Charlotte, North Carolina. Doug, an independent contractor in North Carolina, as in almost all states, is considered an independent business-person.

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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.

The Power of Community Outreach

Water Cooler Wisdom

OPEN Forum 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.

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.

“Is it true church employees don’t get unemployment benefits?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Charlotte, North Carolina. Question: I have just been “let go” from my position at a church where I worked for five years. I know that my former employer did not pay into unemployment and I have read that church employees cannot collect unemployment. Is this true? . Thanks so much.

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!

Judgment Should Always Factor Into Decisions Related to Direct Reports (Anthony Weiner Edition).

HR Capitalist

Mr. Weiner, who lost his seat in Congress and his mayoral hopes after repeated episodes in which he sent lewd messages to women, is now under federal investigation for allegedly sending sexual messages to a 15-year-old girl in North Carolina. I haven't written a lot about the election.

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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.,

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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!

“Can I be forced to take a flu shot or lose my hospital job?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Wilmington, North Carolina. Question: Can I be forced to take the flu shot as an employee of a hospital? It has been made mandatory, or you lose your job. Thelma. Answer: Dear Thelma, your question is an important one, and one that many people all over are struggling with: how much do employers have a right to require of employees as a condition of employment?

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

Blogging4jobs

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.

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8 Career Related Articles You Will Want to Read

Career Alley

Women @ Work – Sound Bites, Statistics of Women Who Lead – While we are on the topic of infographics (and in the spirit of Careers), this infographic is posted on the University of North Carolina’s MBA site ( [link] ) and provides some really interesting information on Women in the Workplace. “ Wise men don’t need advice. Fools won’t take it.” ” – Benjamin Franklin.

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This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

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.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

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.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

HCL expanding, adding 1,237 jobs in Cary, North Carolina : Global IT services provider hiring computer professionals through 2018. 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.

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.

Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State

Blogging4jobs

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.