Pennsylvania Considers Banning Confidential Sexual Harassment Settlements

Evil HR Lady

Pennsylvania State Judy Schwank (D-Berks) introduced a bill that would prohibit non-disclosure clauses on sexual harassment settlements. To read the reasons, click here: Pennsylvania Considers Banning Confidential Sexual Harassment Settlements. The post Pennsylvania Considers Banning Confidential Sexual Harassment Settlements appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

6 Ways to Rock Your Fall Campus Recruiting


Recently, I traveled to the University of Pennsylvania (the “social Ivy” as I was told) in Philadelphia to represent my firm. I sat down and spoke with Patricia Rose , director of career services at the University of Pennsylvania and a 34 year veteran of the career services field.

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Top 20 Global MBA Courses 2011

Position Ignition

University of Pennsylvania: Wharton : Known as one of the finest in the world, this rigorous MBA programme has turned many aspiring students into business leaders of great standing.

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Resume to Referral

Of course, the terrorist attacks that killed so many employees in the World Trade Center, at the Pentagon and in a a field in Pennsylvania didn’t change the fact that by one means or another, every Succession happens. People retire, change jobs, and, sadly, like 172 corporate vice presidents on September 11, 2001, die unexpectedly.

The Curious Life of a Mobile Veterinarian

Ms. Career Girl

Veterinary house calls aren’t just convenient for pet owners; in fact, Dr. Lisa Aumiller of HousePaws Mobile Veterinary Service said traveling around New Jersey and Pennsylvania to her clients’ homes actually gives her valuable insight.

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How to Make Yourself More Marketable

Ms. Career Girl

There are tons of programs in Pennsylvania, New York and Massachusetts. Rumor has it that once upon a time finding a job was about picking the company for which you most wanted to work. That’s what my parents say, anyway. Today we job seekers are facing the exact opposite scenario.

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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!

3 Odd Ways To Find A Job

Resume to Referral

in Pennsylvania, who was hired by the same person who turned him In my never-ending quest to help you get hired fast, I uncovered three slightly offbeat ways to find a job this week. Let’s dive right in. 1) Turn Rejections Into Job Interviews Good old-fashioned persistence and quick thinking paid off big for one reader, Joe L.

Inviting Virtual Guests to the Classroom

Ms. Career Girl

For instance, Pennsylvanias Mr. Lebanon School District offered their middle school students the opportunity to observe the volcanic eruption on the Caribbean island of Montserrat while discussing the events with an expert on site, according to Digital Journal.

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my manager doesn’t want me to meet with clients unless I lose weight

Ask A Manager

But I don’t work for a New York modeling agency; I’m a management consultant in Pennsylvania.) Pennsylvania has not. A reader writes: I’m a 30-year-old woman, and I’m a size 10/12. I’m not obese by anyone’s standards – except for those of a New York modeling agency.

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.

Intern or Die: 3 Reasons Why College Students NEED Internships

Corn on the Job

Resunate recently acquired the Regional Internship Center , an internship job board connecting internship seekers and employers in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Mona Abdel-Halim is the co-founder of , the world’s only search engine optimizing resume builder.

Improve goal-setting by understanding how it fails

Penelope Trunk

In Pennsylvania the pharmacist at each location makes a judgment call about what risk they’ll take to fill a Schedule C prescription. I take anti-anxiety drugs. I say that so I can deny that they also function as anti-depressants.

Operations Manager

Job Shoe

Advanced knowledge of Pennsylvania’s environmental regulations -Professional Geologist (PG) or Professional Engineer (PE) certification is highly desirable. Pennsylvania) -Drug/Alcohol Screening and a Background Check required. Engineering Other education geology lock pennsylvania productivity professional profit screening yearsCompany. EEG Recruiting. Location. Lock Haven, PA 17745. Compensation. $0. Education. Bachelor of Science. FullTime. Experience. Manager.

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.

The New C-suite Jobs

Executive Career Brand

In the same article, Peter Cappelli, a University of Pennsylvania management professor, said: “Big companies are more likely to take these titles “seriously” with resources and infrastructure, but small businesses may have more leniency and ability to be creative.”

The Perils of Being Helpful

Evil HR Lady

6 years ago, we moved from Pennsylvania to Switzerland. I have worked in Human Resources for 5 years and I am really proud of the work that I do; however, I found myself recently lying about my title and job duties to acquaintances. I find myself constantly being asked to help find people a job. I started working at a world renowned organization about 18 months ago and these requests are coming up a lot. So much so that friends of friends are starting to contact me.

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Five Tips for Landing your Dream Job

Career Alley

Sarrah McGraw is a graduate of University of Pennsylvania with a Master of Science in Criminology. 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


PennsylvaniaPennsylvania Bureau of Workers Compensation. Workers Compensation Definition.

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.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


AmerisourceBergen creating 185 jobs in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area : Global pharmaceutical services company opening new facility. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ.

5 ways to be a team player

Cube Rules

Along with her passion for whipping up recipes that incorporate “superfoods”, she recently finished research on culinary schools in Pennsylvania and Connecticut. photo credit: lumaxart. Success in business requires that you understand how to be a leader and how to be a team player.

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when should I follow up after a job interview?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’m in education and transferring to a new state, Pennsylvania to Virginia. I’ve had five interviews that I have not heard any response from. One of the interviews was a dud and I knew I was not their candidate. However, the others were great from my view, and I felt like a legitimate candidate for the job. How long should I wait before reaching out to either HR or the interviewer? Is there a policy expectation I can refer to in future interviews?

“If I resign will I still get my retirement money I put in?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Question : If I resign will I still get my retirement money I put in? Terry. Answer : Dear Terry: . With very few exceptions, money you have contributed to your retirement remains yours, no matter what. An employee who contributes money to an employer-sponsored retirement plan should never lose those monies, due to resignation or any other reason.

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“Should I file a lawsuit in my city, or in the employer’s state of incorporation?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Question : My former employer claims I violated a non-compete agreement, and is therefore exercising a “clawback” provision to take back my vested stock shares, which are still held by the company. I want to stop them, and I may need to file a lawsuit for an injunction if they don’t correct this. They operate in Pittsburgh, where I work, but are a Delaware Corporation. Where should I file the lawsuit for the injunction? Any other guidance here? Thanks. Presley.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


First Quality brings 150 jobs to Lewistown, Pennsylvania : Baby products company will invest more than $25 million in Mifflin County plant expansion. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of

A Simple Tool To Compare Salaries by State

Professional Resume Services

Pennsylvania: $180,950 becomes $183,333 when adjusted for cost of living. When you are looking at a job change there are lots of variables complicating your task. One of the challenges is getting an idea of how far your current salary would stretch in another state.

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Evil HR Lady

No way could you take a quick trip from Pennsylvania to Oman. Azure! Azure was chosen by the random number generator on which generates random numbers, should you ever need one. Azure, send me your contact information ( and I'll connect you with the Shabby Apple People. Thank you everybody for entering. This generated a seriously awesome list of bad advice.

This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace


Pennsylvania’s PPG to hire 300 in 2014: Coating innovation company’s primary focus. 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.

ResumeBear: This is Why You Need a Pay Raise, Prove it

Resume Bear

When he was a teenager, Carnegie began working for the Pennsylvania Railroad Company. Getting a raise is one of the quickest ways to improve upon your financial picture. A few minutes of conversation can lead to a pay increase that you will enjoy year after year.

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Impact of NFL’s Potential New Policy on Tattoos

Careers Done Write

An annual survey from the Center for Professional Excellence at York College of Pennsylvania stated that 61% of HR managers responded that a tattoo would reduce a job applicant’s chances of hire.

How Leading Companies are Using Big Data to Navigate the Skills Gap

Resume Bear

Hitt is a professor of operations and information management at the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School.

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!

Say What?: A Legal Terminology Guide


For example, in Pennsylvania a Writ of Summons does nothing more than inform the defendant (or defendants) that the plaintiff intends to file a lawsuit against them and does not state the alleged wrongs committed. Discovery? Deposition? Jurisdiction?

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Resumebear Writing Tips for a School Administrator Position

Resume Bear

A checklist, such as the one provided by The University of Pennsylvania , can help ensure that you include all the relevant information needed on your resume – and delete anything irrelevant, such as personal information (i.e. School administrator jobs have always been competitive, but in this era of budget cuts and consolidation, many school districts have more applicants for open positions than they can handle.

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This Week’s GOOD News in the #Workplace


380 jobs coming to Bethel Township, Pennsylvania: Bell & Evans building poultry processing and packaging plant. 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


Fibria Celulose brings 380 jobs to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: The world’s largest producer of Bleached Eucalyptus Kraft Pulp moves distribution center to Port of Philadelphia. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Pennsylvania ( 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).

BLOG.COMPETITIVERESUMES.NET: Job Seekers Can Learn Resilience From.

Competitive Resumes

Denzel Washington recently gave a graduation speech to University of Pennsylvania students and said, "If you are going to fall, fall forward." The Voice Of Job Seekers.from the page of an empathetic resume writer. Feed List Posts RSS 2.0 Comments RSS 2.0 The Voice of The Job Seeker Blog.

Haters Gonna Hate??? And Perform Well


The research was conducted by Justin Hepler from the Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; and Dolores Albarracn, Annenberg School for Communication and Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania.