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Your Recruiting Brand Could Use Some Oregon Funk.

HR Capitalist

I HATED the Oregon University football uniforms when they first started going funky. The football team at Oregon is sponsored by Nike, who provides a distinctly unique uniform for each game that Oregon plays in. I'll admit it.

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Louis, MO Detroit, Michigan Miami, Florida Las Vegas, Nevada Riverside, California Los Angeles, California Sacramento, California Portland, Oregon Memphis, Tennessee Providence, Rhode Island Top 10 Cities for Job Seekers to Find a Job: Washington, D.C.

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

HR Capitalist

Oregon has three freshmen on its entire roster, which is probably normal considering coaches bring in players every year to balance out rosters.

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Bad Credit No Longer a Problem in Job Hunts

Resume Bear

California joins Connecticut, Illinois, Hawaii, Oregon, Maryland and Washington that have similar laws. Your credit history can keep you from getting a job. For years employers have been pulling credit reports as part of the background check of potential job applicants.

ResumeBear: Kickstarter Funding Projects for College Students

Resume Bear

This group of Iraqi college students have formed a Shakespearean company, and as part of this project, are going to perform at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.

Did You Know That. ?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Several states, including Hawaii, Illinois, Washington and Oregon, have banned the practice or severely limited it. More and more states are making it illegal for employers to make hiring decisions based on a job applicant’s credit history.

7 Amazing Offices To Work In

Resume Bear

Parliament Design‘s office in Portland, Oregon is simply gorgeous, with elegant wood and custom furniture throughout the office. Google Zurich. Google’s Office in Zurich has a slide in their building. Yes, a slide!

How to Pick Yourself Up After Hitting Rock Bottom in a Job Search

Career Realism

Hood here in Oregon, the return trip wasn’t as lucky. Most of my friends and clients know that I love hiking. The reward involves beautiful mountain vistas and breathtaking wildflowers. But with anything worth doing, there’s always a downside. Mine happens to be falling. A lot.

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers

Resume Bear

Louis, MO Detroit, Michigan Miami, Florida Las Vegas, Nevada Riverside, California Los Angeles, California Sacramento, California Portland, Oregon Memphis, Tennessee Providence, Rhode Island Top 10 Cities for Job Seekers to Find a Job: Washington, D.C.

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


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!

EMPLOYMENT BRANDING MBA: Why Nobody Cares Whether YOU Like Your Alma Mater's Football Uniforms.

HR Capitalist

Listening alternately to the pregame shows on the Georgia and the LSU networks while leaving Auburn, there was much attention devoted to the uniforms Georgia and Oregon were wearing, as well as Boise's shoes. The University of Oregon started this trend with the help of Nike.

Single Most Important Career Question to Ask Yourself

Career Realism

CAREEREALISM Expert, Dawn Rasmussen is the president of Portland, Oregon-based Pathfinder Writing and Careers Services , which specializes in mid- to executive-level professional résumés.

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10 Big Businesses That Let Employees Nap on the Job

Resume Bear

The Oregon offices of this athletic apparel giant are home to some pretty great perks for employees. In times past, napping on the job would have gotten you fired, or at least seriously reprimanded, but that isn’t always the case in today’s workplace.

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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.

Careers In Diving: Working Underwater Has Big Rewards

Career Realism

He earned a bachelor’s degree at the University of Oregon and a PhD. Underwater diving is a tool many people use in their jobs. For some people, like divers who collect seafood, there is no other way to do the job.

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Great Place to Work Announces 2012 Best Small and Medium Workplaces List

Resume Bear

Ninth annual list recognizes 50 best small and medium workplaces in the U.S. Great Place to Work®, a global research and consulting firm, today revealed the 2012 Best Small & Medium Workplaces list, published by FORTUNE magazine.

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Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

These stares are: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Oregon, Washington, and Vermont. Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. While it might seem unfair, more employers are looking at their prospective employees’ credit history. Not only does this have the unfair feel to it, the practice creates a barrier to job seekers that have been unemployed during the economic downturn.

How To Find Out If Your Company Is About To Lay You Off

Resume Bear

WARN data for Oregon (OR). Kudos to my pal Karen Mattonen for not only being cited by Inc. Magazine , but also for letting me know about an AWESOME resource that I know will be of interest to employed workers everywhere. What is it? Its called WARN.

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Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


OregonOregon Workers Compensation. Workers Compensation Definition.

9 to 5

Evil HR Lady

I’ve only ever lived in Oklahoma and Oregon—perhaps all the east coasters are slacking off?) I thought maybe in your expertise you could answer a question that has bugged me for years. I hear the phrase “nine to five job” or “working nine to five” all the time. I see it on the internet and hear it in movies and on TV. Dolly Pardon even wrote a song about it. But I have never in my life known anyone to work those hours.

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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.

3 Questions To Ask Yourself After You’ve Been Laid Off

Career Realism

Oregon, for example , allows you to collect unemployment for six months and focus on getting your business off the ground instead of searching for a new job. When you first get laid off , your instinct is undoubtedly to dive right into the job search.

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Oregon ( 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).

10 Simply Awesome College & University Career Service Blogs


University of Oregon Career Services. The University of Oregon has killer resources for job seekers, employers and alumni. Check out our awesome free & on-demand webinar on College Recruiting Best Practices worth 1.0 General HRCI recertification credit.

What Not to Do When Networking on LinkedIn

Career Realism

Another helpful suggestion is to pay attention to where the contacts are located; I am in Oregon, so what would be the odds that I would have a lot of connections in (state)?

Is Yahoo Entering the HR Technology Industry?


Yahoo acquired Vizify, (read a review here ) a career mapping and infographic tool based in Portland, Oregon, but the real story is Yahoo’s two acquisitions combined what they plan on doing with these new HR technology.

7 Internship Search Tips for College Athletes


Interns work at their Oregon headquarters or in the Netherlands. Athletes often have a challenging time fitting in an internship along with college classes and daily sports practices. Many teams require attendance at practice for a majority of the school year. What’s a student athlete to do?

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!

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was contributed by blog-friend Mel Dorner of Portland, Oregon. “To succeed in life, you need a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.” ” – Reba McEntyre. A dream. A determination. A sense of humor.

6 Well Paying Jobs You Can Turn Into A Career

Career Alley

Byline: Brionna Kennedy is native to the Pacific Northwest, growing up in Washington, then moving down to Oregon for college. Oregon has been the perfect setting to indulge her love of kayaking, rock climbing, and hiking.

The Difference Between Nirvana and Pearl Jam Was The Teams They Hired To Support Them.

HR Capitalist

We took advantage of some work travel I had and took 6 days to drive from Napa to Seattle, moving from the Russian River valley in NoCal up Highway 1 in California, to the mountains of Oregon before finishing the trip in Seattle.

Prevent FMLA Tracking from Becoming a 4 Letter Word


Oregon updated their Domestic Violence leave law this year. Managing FMLA leave is difficult. There’s a lot to keep track of – determining eligibility, sending leave correspondence, coordinating with payroll, and return to work efforts.

How Real Is Reality?


Tags: big brother , Blake Mccammon , candid camera , Gen Y , millenials , nick and jessica , reality television , reality tv , survivor , the apprentice , the bachelor A study developed by Oregon State University reports that on average, 45 percent of Americans watch reality television.

Are Credit Checks an Effective Pre-Employment Screening Technique?


In 2010, a spokesman for TransUnion told a group of Oregon legislators “At this point we don’t have any research to show any statistical correlation between what’s in somebody’s credit report and their job performance or their likelihood to commit fraud.”.

So You Want To Write A Book in 2017?

Ms. Career Girl

I put her on a farm in Oregon with an Aunt Lydia who painted her house pink, “like a vagina,” and the front door black to “ward off seedy men.” The post So You Want To Write A Book in 2017? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Want to write a book this year? Don’t know where to start?

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Poor Credit Can Stop Your Career Dead In Its Tracks

Corn on the Job

If you live in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont, or Washington, employers are limited or outright prohibited from using your credit report in a hiring decision.

Why Salary and Job Negotiation is Like Buying a New Car

Career Realism

Dawn Rasmussen, CMP, is the president of Portland, Oregon-based Pathfinder Writing and Career Services. Two years ago, I bought a new car. I was pretty excited, because it was the first one I had purchased in about five years – we all know that giddy feeling!

Changes in Health Care: The Nurse Practitioners is the New Doctor

Ms. Career Girl

Hawaii, Maine, Oregon, and a dozen other states have passed laws to grant licensed nurse practitioners (NP) the ability to evaluate, diagnose, manage treatments, and prescribe medication without consulting or being supervised by a licensed physician.

Research Your Way to a Green Job

Career Solvers

5) State Report – Check out this list of green companies in Oregon. I recently read Green Career Central’s excellent recommendations for building a target list of green companies.

How To Find a Job Before The Job Description is Written

Resume Bear

350 Jobs pending in Oregon Solar-module manufacturer SolarWorld has announced that it is adding about 350 jobs at its factory buildings in Hillsboro, Ore.