AGING 2.0 Hosts #30in30in30 in Philadelphia

Ms. Career Girl

Hosts #30in30in30 in Philadelphia appeared first on Ms. The tour kicked off on September 9, 2015 in Baltimore and arrived in Philadelphia on September 17th at the North Bowl, located in Northern Liberties. Hosts #30in30in30 in Philadelphia appeared first on Ms. The post AGING 2.0

Philadelphia Joins Massachusetts in Making Salary History Questions Illegal

Evil HR Lady

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney signed a bill on Monday that prohibits employers from asking candidates about their salary history. To keep reading, click here: Philadelphia Joins Massachusetts in Making Salary History Questions Illegal. The post Philadelphia Joins Massachusetts in Making Salary History Questions Illegal appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

Shark Tank in Philadelphia with Miller Lite Tap the Future

Ms. Career Girl

Five teams of entrepreneurs pitched their business to a panel of judges consisting of Philadelphia based entrepreneurs along with Daymond John, FUBU founder and judge on the ABC show Shark Tank on June 12th in front of a live audience at the Dave & Buster’s showroom.

Philadelphia Meet-Up?

Personal Excellence Blog

In the meantime, I’m attending the classes at Wharton to reminisce the good o’ days as a university student, immersing myself in the Philadelphia way of life, and quite simply, living in the moment.

Does Your LinkedIn Network Make You Feel Limitless? Mine Does

Corn on the Job

Social Media Bradley Cooper Limitless Linkedin Network Connections PhiladelphiaI love LinkedIn. But I also love putting work into LinkedIn. The bold should tell you that the second sentence is far more important.

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Art Education Investing Pays Dividends for Cities and CEOs

Ms. Career Girl

This past Thursday, I got the opportunity to sit down with Dick Blick CEO Robert Buchsbaum at Philadelphia City Hall for the A+ Art City Hall’s Annual Student Exhibit. ” Philadelphia City Hall.

2014 130

Don’t Become the Next Starbucks or Nordstrom. Have this Simple Conversation with Your Managers Right Now.

Evil HR Lady

Notably, these two men, Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson settled with the City of Philadelphia for $1 each and $200,000 for a program for young entrepreneurs. “If the customer were white, would you be acting that way?” ” This is the simple conversation starter that can prevent racial problems in stores and restaurants. Nordstrom Rack president, Geevy Thomas, flew to St.

2018 107

Starbucks Just Learned that Virtue Signaling Isn’t Enough, You’ve Got to Be Virtuous

Evil HR Lady

I’m sure that’s what the two black men who were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks thought. Remember when then Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz declared that his baristas were now going to spend there time serving coffee and lecturing–oh, oops– discussing race with their customers ? Because who better to discuss race relations than a Starbucks employee?

2018 107

Space And The Single Lady – Women Homeowners On The Rise!

Ms. Career Girl

In Philadelphia, the majority of single women favor small, three-bedroom homes in more residential areas just outside of Center City. Boyer says her Philadelphia clientele may like time on their own, but they also do a substantial amount of entertaining.

Women 158

The Top Cities in America for Women in Business

Ms. Career Girl

and Philadelphia. The number of women in executive roles and women-owned businesses has steadily risen over the last decade, with more than 9.4 million firms owned by females, generating over $1.5 trillion in sales.

3 Art Exhibits Perfect For a Fall or Winter Getaway

Ms. Career Girl

Philadelphia: Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism. Where: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Dorrance Special Exhibition Galleries. The post 3 Art Exhibits Perfect For a Fall or Winter Getaway appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2016 130

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

Ms. Career Girl

This means that you should seek out not only the obvious choices, like cheesesteaks in Philadelphia or chowder in San Francisco, but also find the fare which the locals love and appreciate. Philadelphia.

2014 141

Top 10 Things to Do Before and After a Job Interview


Whether applying for a marketing position in Spokane, WA or IT jobs in Philadelphia, PA , you will want to give yourself the best possible chances.

2012 200

Conducting Company Research

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: Several articles have said that need to research a company prior to an interview. I also would like to conduct general research to find companies that are expanding and hiring. What is the best way to do the research without spending money? Any tips? Etienne, St. Paul, MN.

2012 139

5 Easy Steps Toward a More Creative Workplace


Here at we reside in an old hat factory that is also home to a recording studio and a group of Philadelphia Mummers. Is the cubicle lifestyle not something you envisioned entering daily? Is the generic office building not your style?

You have no idea what you are doing…and that’s good.

Blue Sky Resumes

Author Neil Gaiman’ s brilliant commencement speech at Philadelphia’s University of the Arts. I think this statement is true for many professions: When you start out on a career in the arts you have no idea what you are doing. This is great.

My Starbucks and Homeless People.

HR Capitalist

In April, a video showing two black men being arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks, when they had done nothing but sit inside one of the coffee shops without buying anything, triggered outrage and boycotts across the country. By now, you know the Starbucks story, right? .

2018 70

Five Steps to Create a Super Bowl Winning Team

Ms. Career Girl

Just like the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles, great teams do not happen by accident. There has to be deliberate intention in investing in the team and a shared goal that is bigger than any one team member.

2018 141

Spit That Out: Going Green and Staying Sane

Ms. Career Girl

She lives in Philadelphia with her husband, two children, and American Hairless Terrier. The post Spit That Out: Going Green and Staying Sane appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Paige Wolf. Her bio follows.

2016 216

How To Dress For Business Casual

Professional Resume Services

Cowboy boots in Fort Worth, Texas are part of a formal outfit, but not in Philadelphia. One of the more flexible definitions in office wear is “business casual” This is because there are so many variables in acceptable clothing for an office environment.

2013 151

American Jobs: An Oxymoron

Resume Bear

Phyllis Mufson , a Philadelphia career consultant, and one of my favorite Twitter pals, shared the following info-graphic from on Twitter this morning.

2011 165

5 Types of Corporate Culture

Ms. Career Girl

Philadelphia University’s online human resources degree can give you the knowledge to build the right culture at your company. The post 5 Types of Corporate Culture appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. By Brian Engard.

Five Steps to Create a Super Bowl Winning Team

Ms. Career Girl

Just like the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles, great teams do not happen by accident. There has to be deliberate intention in investing in the team and a shared goal that is bigger than any one team member.

2018 130

My Takeaways from the ATD Tech Skills Gap Panel

Water Cooler Wisdom

At the annual  Association for Training and Development (ATD) conference 3  in San Diego, I moderated an applied technology skills gap panel with John Aquilino, Manager, Skills Gap Training and Services, DeVryWORKS; Jessica DiCicco, VP, Learning & Development, Randstad; Jackie Linton, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, City of Philadelphia; Kristen Switzer, Sr. The technology skills gap is a well-known issue in American employment circles.

2018 40

Paid Sick Days Bill Gains Momentum


Steam is picking up for paid sick days in Philadelphia, Seattle, Denver and Georgia. The U.S. government is finally coming around to a simple concept: no employee should have to choose between their health and their income.

Workbook: Wearing a Crop Top to Work

Ms. Career Girl

With the recent cold front that has hit Philadelphia, I’ve been incorporating layers into my daily work outfits to stay warm. I often find myself staring at my closet with nothing to wear, which is ridiculous because I’m staring at a full closet.

2014 141

How to Make Yourself More Marketable

Ms. Career Girl

Cities like Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are havens for grad students and people working with limited budgets. 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.

2014 151

Summertime Beauty Challenge! How to Achieve the Best Bikini Skin Zone.

Ms. Career Girl

She graduated with Alpha Eta and Summa Cum Laude Honors, in the top three percent of her class from Drexel University in Philadelphia. The post Summertime Beauty Challenge! How to Achieve the Best Bikini Skin Zone. appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 151

Top 10 Cities For New Grads

Resume Bear

Philadelphia, PA – Though closest to NYC, the cost of living is a little lower ($895 per month). However, Philadelphia is an active hub for jobs in healthcare, science, and tech. For those ready to graduate this spring, have you decided where you’re going to live?

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Work With America’s Best Executive Recruiters

Executive Career Brand

9 – Management Recruiters International ([link] Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. #10 The 250 Top-Ranked Executive Search Firms in America and 8 Tips To Work With Them. When you’re proactively job-hunting, you need to take advantage of every opportunity to advance your job search.

Could Giving Your Employees WeWork Memberships Help Your Recruiting Efforts?

HR Capitalist

The company also has 40 employees working in a private office in an Atlanta WeWork, and will have employees working out of WeWorks in Philadelphia and Portland as well. All of us have recruiting challenges, often times centered around technology. .

2016 102

What Makes Works Great?

Career Makeover Coach

One of my all time favorite jobs was as an Americorps member with the National School and Community Corps (now EducationWorks) in Philadelphia.

2010 180

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

My 12-year-old son just told me he’s gay. How can I help him?

Penelope Trunk

Then I found a place in Philadelphia that had stuff every day of the week after school for LGBTQ kids: The Attic Youth Center. That’s the phrase I searched last December. All the time. A month earlier he said to me and my older son, “I have an announcement to make to the family.

2018 91

Career Advice From the Class of 2015

Career Solvers

My dad was one of the least pretentious people I have ever met, but when we brought my brother to school, dad decided to hire a limo service (we didn’t own a car) to transport us from New York to Philadelphia. This week my first child began her college career.

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MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

Some of them are: the Mascone Center in San Francisco; McCormick Place in Chicago; The Washington DC Convention Center in Washington; the Philadelphia Convention Center in Philly; and the Javits Center in New York City. SUBJECT: Work responsibly.

2018 164

IN THE BLACK: Odyssey Media's 15-City Fall Tour

Ms. Career Girl

In The Black: Odyssey Media’s 15-City Fall Tour of networking arrived in high style at Philadelphia’s Ritz-Carlton on October 20, 2015. The post IN THE BLACK: Odyssey Media's 15-City Fall Tour appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The small business and entrepreneur networking exchange for multicultural women made its seventh stop in the “City of Brotherly Love” for an evening of empowerment, social engagement and professional development.

2015 100

How Career Girls Save Their Money

Ms. Career Girl

Have you ever done a spazzy fist-pump dance in front of a sidewalk ATM in downtown Philadelphia? I remember how it felt to deposit my first paycheck from my first full-time, salaried job. I have. Cool, I thought.

2013 130

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.

Interview Questions - Interview Tips

Careers Done Write

Philadelphia, PA. Dear Deb, Q. I was wondering what I can do to improve my performance during interviews. It seems like I am making a lot of headway now that the economy is picking up and I have revised my résumé, but it is still quite competitive out there.