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.

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Is a Portfolio Career a Good Choice for You with Mac Pritchard

Competitive Resumes

Mac’s List has a job board, career advice blog, podcast (in Apple Podcasts), books, and hosts local job events for local Portland Oregon job seekers. Perhaps by the end of this show, you’ll consider creating a portfolio career.

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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.

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.

A Comprehensive List of Work Roles White People Should Never Be Selected For.

HR Capitalist

Of course, I'm kidding with that title. I'm not the authority on the PC-ness of white people in roles that are typically exclusively held by non-whites. . But I gotta tell you, I have some opinions. First, I think there's a lot of roles that white people don't belong in.

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.

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.

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.

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!

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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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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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.

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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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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Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State

Blogging4jobs

OregonOregon Workers Compensation. Workers Compensation Definition.

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

Blogging4jobs

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.

More Than A Mom: How We Made Being Partners Work

Ms. Career Girl

McKenzie lives in Portland, Oregon. The post More Than A Mom: How We Made Being Partners Work appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Paige McKenzie. Her bio follows.

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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 (or.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).

10 Simply Awesome College & University Career Service Blogs

Blogging4jobs

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.

Is Yahoo Entering the HR Technology Industry?

Blogging4jobs

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.

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)?

7 Internship Search Tips for College Athletes

Blogging4jobs

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?

my coworker wants to pull me into her counteroffer, boss is going to trash-talk me when I leave, and more

Ask A Manager

I work for a company in Oregon that specifically states in the employee handbook that no one is allowed to be under the influence of anything, including alcohol, at the workplace, yet the entire group except me all have a cocktail or two at lunch. Even though Oregon and Colorado (where this company has offices) have legal medical and recreational cannabis, I was told I could be fired if there were ever a reason to test me for it. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

???? 50 Career Coaches Who Give Free Consults On Every Topic You Need

JobMob

Based in: Portland, Oregon, USA. A handy directory of top career coaches who let you try before you buy. Photo by Austin Neill. Why do top athletes have coaches? Simple: to get better results, faster.

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

Blogging4jobs

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.

How Real Is Reality?

Blogging4jobs

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.

Prevent FMLA Tracking from Becoming a 4 Letter Word

Blogging4jobs

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.

Are Credit Checks an Effective Pre-Employment Screening Technique?

Blogging4jobs

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.”.

Get Away, Girls! 7 Perfect Places for Your Next Ladies’ Weekend

Ms. Career Girl

Portland, Oregon. The post Get Away, Girls! 7 Perfect Places for Your Next Ladies’ Weekend appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Everyone needs a vacation now and then — and the only thing better than going on vacation is taking off with your best girlfriends.

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.

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.