Why You Should Relocate To Portland, Oregon

Career Realism

Why You Should Relocate To Portland, Oregon Work It Daily. Here are a few reasons why you should relocate to Portland, Oregon. In fact, Beaverton, Oregon, right outside of Portland, is home to one of the most well-known athletic companies in the world, Nike. “My

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

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.

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.

Summertime at The Career Key

Career Key

Adams, 12,000 ft at left - seen across the apple orchards of Hood River, Oregon) And in accordance with Murphys Law, Ive been swamped with major Career Key projects - trumping my best blogging & tweeting intentions.

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“If my company is sold, can I collect unemployment insurance.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » “If my company is sold, can I collect unemployment insurance benefits?” “If If my company is sold, can I collect unemployment insurance benefits?” Published on October 6th, 2010 by Alan L Sklover Question: The company I work for is being sold to another company.

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.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This “autumnal” quote was sent to us by Meghan of Salem, Oregon. “It is only the farmer who faithfully plants seeds in the Spring who reaps a harvest in the Autumn.” ” – B. Forbes.

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You Can Still Be Fired for Being LGBTQ in Some States, but Maybe the Supreme Court Will Fix That

Evil HR Lady

California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, and Washington all have statewide legislation protecting people against sexual orientation and gender identity. Discrimination against people for their sexual orientation is wrong, right?

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Tips for Seeking Out a Mentor from Successful Women Who Have Done It

Ms. Career Girl

Now the two live in different states—Oregon and Illinois—but Pope says, ”It works!” Seeking out a mentor can be hard. Where do you look? How do you ask? However, mentorship can be a valuable tool in your career growth.

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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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Women CAN Excel in Traditionally Male-Dominated Roles

Ms. Career Girl

Martin contacted the Oregon Tradeswomen Inc. College is getting astronomically expensive and, after graduation, millennials are struggling under a mountain of school debt averaging $37,000 per person. In many cases, this puts college out of reach for some students.

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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.

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.

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CK Publishes Guide to Meeting ASCA Standards

Career Key

Dr. Jones also gave a powerpoint presentation on this same subject at the Washington and Oregon School Counselors Associations' annual conference last January. Jones recently made available for download his free " Guide to Using the Career Key to Meet ASCA National Model Competencies. " So far the feedback has been positive, but we'd like to hear from more people. This one-page guide helps school counselors use both our website and/or The Career Key test in creating their own curriculum.

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Girl Gets Date: Meet Real Career Girl Camille Virginia

Ms. Career Girl

We began with basic small talk, which quickly turned into a game of twenty questions as I pried her for information about which small town outside Portland, Oregon she was from. I’m from Portland, Oregon, but moved to Chicago when a company bought out the small company I worked for.

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.

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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.

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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!

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Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15


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!

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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Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


OregonOregon Workers Compensation. Workers Compensation Definition.

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.

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.

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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.

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.

For Writers: Old Homes With Secrets, Car Living, and Scottish Men in Kilts. How To Create Compelling Settings In Your Books.

Ms. Career Girl

In my latest book, What I Remember Most , the primary setting is a small, western style town in central Oregon surrounded by snow capped mountains. The post For Writers: Old Homes With Secrets, Car Living, and Scottish Men in Kilts. How To Create Compelling Settings In Your Books.

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The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down

Ms. Career Girl

Portland, Oregon snags the number four spot on this list, with exceptional ratings for the city’s culture and art scene, as well as food and entertainment. The post The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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.

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!

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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!

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.

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“Fired for false accusation. What can I do?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Cottage Grove, Oregon . Finally, Sally, you would be wise to consider consulting with a criminal defense attorney, as I cannot advise anyone on matters of criminal law, especially in Oregon, where I have no law license. Question: I was just fired. My boss has been making accusations that I somehow took $2,800 over the last three months, which I did not do. .

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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.

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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.

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Letting Your Imagination Go Crazy Or Outlining And Organizing

Ms. Career Girl

Setting: Sisters, Oregon (town will be re-named). The post Letting Your Imagination Go Crazy Or Outlining And Organizing appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Number four in a series of twelve. To outline, or not to outline, that is the question.

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Eat Like A Local: The Five Greatest Not-So-Famous Local Cuisine

Ms. Career Girl

Portland, Oregon, has the best craft beer in the country, period. Any traveller knows that the most important – and most conflicting – part of visiting any new city is savoring the local cuisine.

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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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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.

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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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Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List


INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SHRM 2016 PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS. We are just 5 short weeks away from the 2016 SHRM Annual Conference in Washington DC. I’m currently working on blog content, selecting sessions and trying to develop a plan for all things #SHRM16.

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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).

Travels Through Time: A Look at the Changing Face of Business Travel

Ms. Career Girl

For example, last time I was travelling through Portland, Oregon, I was approaching a deadline and facing an imminent deadline, while battling a dead laptop battery. There’s an inevitable moment which occurs every time I meet a new person and explain what I do for a living. “Oh,

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