Why focus on talent in the hiring process

Cube Rules

From Ohio University: This infographic covers the […]. This infographic covers the opposite side of the hiring process and points out many methods that employers use during the hiring process to weed out applicants.

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Monday Must-Reads: Live in the Moment, Live a Happier Life

Ms. Career Girl

Katie and I spent the weekend in Oxford, Ohio visiting our Alma mater Miami University for the first time since we graduated 4 years ago. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us!

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Volunteering: The Secret to Career Growth

Ms. Career Girl

Ohio University weighs in on the importance of targeted volunteer experiences when trying to utilize them to enhance applications and resumes in one of their articles. The post Volunteering: The Secret to Career Growth appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Effective Immediately: Meet Emily Bennington!

Ms. Career Girl

Emily and I met in person for the first time in Columbus, Ohio about 2 weeks ago. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us! Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Effective Immediately: Meet Emily Bennington!

Maybe Major College Athletes Do Need a Union.

HR Capitalist

Ohio State just pulled the scholarship of a wayward son who has done a lot to help the football program get paid in the last year. More from ESPN : "In addition to a one-game suspension, Ohio State quarterback J.T.

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Supreme Court Grants Review for Same-Sex Marriage Issue


On January 16th, the United States Supreme Court agreed to hear appeals from Ohio, Tennessee, Kentucky and Michigan on the issue of same-sex marriage.

Social Media Job Consequences Get College Students’ Attention


My presentation a few days later to some 150 students at The Ohio State University went very well. In a recent post here at Blogging4Jobs , I asked for your best advice to college students on managing their social media.

The Phone Interview


For example, perhaps a company based in Ohio is looking for a sales representative in Texas. What It Is and Why It’s Used A phone interview is primarily used as a screening tool when either party is not local. Or, you are in Florida and planning to relocate to California. The majority of the time, […] The post The Phone Interview appeared first on WorkAlpha. Interview Interview Tips Phone Interview

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


Zulily to offer 900 jobs in Ohio: Online retailer is opening a call center in central Ohio. 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.

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How To Find a Job Before The Job Description is Written

Resume Bear

600 Jobs pending in Ohio When fully staffed, the Clayton Distribution Center could employ up to 600 people, depending on market demand. 100 Jobs pending in Ohio Silver Line Windows, an Andersen Company, is hiring at its Marion plant, a company spokeswoman said.

COMPETITION IS NOT A DIRTY WORD: You Want Employees Who Want to Stick It to the Other Guy/Gal.

HR Capitalist

With that in mind, I give you this picture of Mark Dantonio, who in this picture had just been informed that his team, Michigan State, is a 16-point underdog on the road at Ohio State. Yesterday I pinged you about the change in corporate values at Uber.

Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


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.

“Can employers require medical information from job applicants?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Question : I work as an Employment Specialist in Ohio coaching a wide range of job seekers on their job search strategies. Cleveland Heights, Ohio. More and more people are asking me about being asked by prospective employers to provide them with a release to obtain medical histories and files on the actual job application. Is this legal? If so, how do these applicants protect their medical information? . Answer : Great question, Dave, but one that is not easy to answer.

FOXCONN & APPLE - Will The Suicide Nets Be Shipped to Wisconsin?

HR Capitalist

Next stop with visible manufacturing jobs - at any incentive cost - Ohio, followed by Pennsylvania. Did you hear the news? Apple, through it's partner FoxConn, is bringing some of it's manufacturing to the US. Click here to get the whole story. Is that a good thing? Of course it is.

Smoking in the Boys’ Room: You’re Fired!


ProMedica , which owns several hospitals in Michigan and Ohio, only hires employees who pass a pre-employment nicotine screen since it implemented the policy in January 2011. No employee immune to nicotine standards in Ohio Clinic. CAN SMOKING AFFECT MY EMPLOYMENT?

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Five Tips for Landing your Dream Job

Career Alley

She currently resides in Dayton, Ohio and she regularly contributes to LearningLaw.com. You graduated from college thinking you’ll immediately land on your feet? You didn’t? Well don’t be surprised; you’re not the only one.

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Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


OhioOhio Division of Workers Compensation. Workers Compensation Definition.

You Had Me … and Then You Totally Lost Me

Blue Sky Resumes

Blue Sky Resumes Samples Our Process Our Services Free Resume Help About Blog Blue Sky Blog Blue Sky is social! Twitter Facebook LinkedIn RSS You Had Me … and Then You Totally Lost Me 12 / 21 / 09 Written by Louise Fletcher Comments 2 Tweet it!

Employer Networking Through Your College


Participating schools include; Case Western Reserve, Colgate, Cornell, Ohio Wesleyan, Smith, University of Chicago and Yale. Don’t be surprised but your college or university Career Services Department is very likely to have some of the best opportunities for you to meet and impress employers.

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


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.

Jim Harbaugh Upgrades His Professional White Guy Slacks in 2016

HR Capitalist

AFTER (from 2016 Ohio State Game). I'm the Marlon Perkins of how white guys dress. Look it up Millennials. In August 2016, I followed up my classic take on the use of the Blue Blazer by white guys everywhere with a tome on the professional slacks choices of the male caucasian in the field.

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5 Job Search Tips For Engineers

Career Realism

In this article, he offers advice to job searching engineers and aims to encourage further study with an Ohio University Civil Engineering Masters. If you have just graduated from college with engineering as your major and are looking for a job, don’t get desperate.

How talent and using employee strengths improves work

Cube Rules

From the nice folks at Ohio University. This infographic takes a good look about hiring employees for talent and then finding out their job skill strengths to allow better engagement — and performance — at work.

The Basics of Labor Relations #hrbasics


Blogging4Jobs is bringing you a special two-week series on basics in the workplace. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or new practitioner, learn about the basics of your job. It’s information we all need to know. . Labor Relations 101.

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Social Business: Developing Your Company to Better Interface with Consumers

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re not familiar with this reference, on May 4, 1970, several students on the Kent State campus were killed by members of the Ohio National Guard during a Vietnam War protest. The post Social Business: Developing Your Company to Better Interface with Consumers appeared first on Ms.

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Balance on the Football Field


A few weeks ago the New York Times ran a profile on the new football coach at Ohio State, Urban Meyer. For those not familiar with American college football, the Ohio State program is among the elite college football programs … Continue reading → Psychological Resilience Worklife boundaries goals Organizational resilience Resilience Values Worklife balance

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


Ohio Valley poised for power plants : Clean Energy Future set to build an 800-megawatt plant in Lordstown, create 1,000 jobs. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ.

Six Tips For Uncovering Salary Information About a Job

Career Solvers

If you were working as an analyst in Columbus, Ohio, and you are now seeking a similar position in Boston, Mass., Trying to gather some competitive data on salaries for a particular job function? Here are six strategies you can use to gather important salary information.

What’s Your Best Advice to College Students on Managing Their Social Media?


These two facts were running through my mind as I stood on the auditorium stage in front of more than 200 students at The Ohio State University. More and more, I’m speaking to college and high school students about managing their reputations.

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


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!

12 Great Free HR & Recruiting Webinars with #HRCI Credits


This webinar series is hosted by the Miller Law Group out of Ohio but is open to anyone. Register for our Triple Threat webinar getting you up to speed on FMLA, Disability and Worker’s Comp on 2/26 at 1 PM EST. Eligible for 1.0 HRCI revert credits. Click here to register. . HR & Recruiting Webinars. If there is one thing about me that you must know about me is that I’m committed to lifetime learning.

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5 Hot Careers in Engineering

Career Alley

What They Do – Ohio University has the following regarding Computer Engineers – “Computer Engineering (CpE) – a combination of electrical engineering and computer science – deals with the study of computing ranging from microprocessors to supercomputers.

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Ohio (oh.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).

Best Companies to Work for 2014

Resume Bear

Southern Ohio Medical Center. Fortune’s Top 100 Companies to Work for 2014 List is out and Google tops the list again this year! List Rank. Company Name. of US Employees. Google. 42,162. 6,588. The Boston Consulting Group. 2,552. Edward Jones. 38,015. Quicken Loans. 8,386. Genentech.

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You have the Right to Work – and not pay union dues in Michigan


With Michigan following on the heels of Indiana in passing Right to Work laws in traditionally labor friendly northern states, it’s likely that labor leaders fear a domino effect in surrounding states like Ohio and Pennsylvania. Michigan Right to Work law creates controversy.

“If my boss approves a payment to me in error, am I entitled to receive it?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Columbus, Ohio. Question : Dear Alan: I have an issue with my employer over a lack of payment. Here’s the situation: I was a salaried employee with my company for the first four months of the year, after which I took a different position as a part-time manager. I noticed in our login system that I had 40 hours of personal time I could use, which I requested to use a couple of weeks ago as a week off. It was approved by my District Manager, and I took the week off.

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From Los Angeles to Atlanta: a Culture Shock Indeed!

Ms. Career Girl

You’ll find New Yorkers, Californians, Chicagoans, and for some odd reason a slew of imports from Ohio (still can’t figure that one out). The post From Los Angeles to Atlanta: a Culture Shock Indeed! appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Nicole Grays Owens.

3 easy ways to tell a recruiter does not have a clue

Cube Rules

In this case, the call came from a recruiter with an Ohio area code and I didn’t answer it. When I do consulting, I get contacted by a lot of recruiters looking to fill contract positions.

6 Hot Careers in Engineering

Career Alley

Computer Engineering – What They Do – Ohio University has the following regarding Computer Engineers – “Computer Engineering (CpE) – a combination of electrical engineering and computer science – deals with the study of computing ranging from microprocessors to supercomputers.

Horror Stories From the Workplace Christmas & Holiday Party


Jon Hyman, of the Ohio Employer’s Law Blog, wrote a post called 7 Tips for a safe workplace holiday party. There is no shortage of blog posts and news stories about what companies should do about company holiday parties tips, stories, and suggestions.

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