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should I take the University of Phoenix off my resume?

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A reader writes: I’ve got an MBA from University of Phoenix and at first I was really proud of it. Now University of Phoenix has a lot of bad press and it’s not going away. (I University of Phoenix has such a terrible reputation with most people that its presence on your resume can do more harm than good. should I take the University of Phoenix off my resume?

New University of Phoenix Commercial Reminds Me Why Career Bootstrappers Rock.

HR Capitalist

I just saw the new University of Phoenix commercial, and it motivated me to remember. Click through if you don't see the new University of Phoenix commercial below) . Nobody cares what school you went to after you're on your second job. IF YOU'RE A PERFORMER. That's true, my friends.

The Rising – The Phoenix Infection, part 2

Blogging4jobs

It is the idea of The Phoenix Infection. The active sharing of knowledge and the Phoenix Infection they gladly pass along define the line between leader and manager. The mythical phoenix has long held a magical place in my thinking.

The Phoenix Infection – Why We Follow Leaders, part 1

Blogging4jobs

The Phoenix Infection is a ten-part series written by Rayanne on leaders and why we follow them… Rayanne Thorn, @ray_anne is the Marketing Director for the online recruiting software company, Broadbean Technology.

The Leader Within – The Phoenix Infection, part 3

Blogging4jobs

Growing in greatness, the strengthening of a team, and the Phoenix Infection: all endowments to a department or organization led with openness and a natural order. The Phoenix Infection is a ten-part series written by Rayanne on leaders and why we follow them….

Your One Thing – The Phoenix Infection, part 5

Blogging4jobs

The Phoenix Infection is a ten-part series written by Rayanne on leaders and why we follow them…. We spend our days working toward something, trying to be successful, trying to make a difference, achieving something bigger, greater than ourselves. Maybe that is too great of an assumption.

Thought Leadership – The Phoenix Infection, part 8

Blogging4jobs

And the Phoenix still flies. “Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education alone will not; the world is full of educated derelicts.

The Virtues of Change

Blogging4jobs

is my Phoenix – my time. Bonus Track Life "Rayanne Thorn" @Ray_anne blogging4jobs challenge change foreclosure intentional life life loss Minimalism perception phoenix poverty RayanneThorn reality virtues of change Inevitable Change. I am so excited to be alive right now.

Recruitment Leadership – The Phoenix Infection, part 10

Blogging4jobs

This is my last (Part 10) in The Phoenix Infection series on Leadership. The Phoenix Infection is a ten-part series written by Rayanne on leaders and why we follow them…. Does a recruiter need to be a leader? There will be differing responses to this question, I am sure.

Into the Fray- The Phoenix Infection, part 7

Blogging4jobs

It’s kind of like that whole steel sharpens steel concept in that struggle or friction forces the emergence of a Phoenix. Sometimes the fray comes before the leader is ready. It isn’t always an easy thing to step up and be the leader everyone needs.

my company pretends that former employees still work here, should I go back to school to replace my University of Phoenix degree, and more

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Should I go back to school to replace my University of Phoenix degree? I recently saw the question about taking off University of Phoenix off your resume. Two years ago, I received a master’s degree in marketing from the University of Phoenix. Either way, yes, I’d seriously consider taking the University of Phoenix off your resume for all the reasons I talk about here. You may also like: should I take the University of Phoenix off my resume?

What can Joaquin Phoenix teach us about switching careers? Do you.

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe What can Joaquin Phoenix teach us about switching careers? Phoenix declared that his accomplished acting career was over, and immediately focused on pursuing a hip-hop music career.

What can Joaquin Phoenix teach us about switching careers? Do you.

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe What can Joaquin Phoenix teach us about switching careers? Phoenix declared that his accomplished acting career was over, and immediately focused on pursuing a hip-hop music career.

Phoenix Man Gets Multiple Job Offers, Agrees to Share Story | Job.

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Guerrilla Job Hunting Home Subscribe FREE-Guerrilla Job Search Tips! Audio CD Press & Media See how were connected Books Recent Comments Daniel on New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work. Daniel on Philanthrophy : Put America back to work.

Is it okay to note that you're a contractor on your linked in profile?

Careers Done Write

For example, if you are a contract project manager working through an agency for a company, you would write it like this: Green Engineering (via Henderson, Clark, and Associates), Phoenix, AZ Project Manager/Contractor (2012 - Present).

Divorce: Rising From The Ashes

Ms. Career Girl

From the ashes, I still fancy myself as having risen like the Phoenix. . Images: Phoenix Prairie Kittin. The post Divorce: Rising From The Ashes appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I’ve always said that I’d much rather have physical pain than emotional pain.

Here's Your New Motivational Script to Use When Firing Someone - Or to Those Who Dare Fire You.

HR Capitalist

That clip and quote are from the Joaquin Phoenix mockumentary "I'm still here". I can't believe I missed this a few years ago. First, watch the video for the spoken script (email subscribers click through for the video): "That's you. Drops of water. and you're on top of the mountain - a success.

Separate Internal Job Titles from External Titles

Hiring Technical People

→ Separate Internal Job Titles from External Titles Posted on July 16, 2008 by johanna I recently met a lead whose business card read “Lead Phoenix Developer.&# I asked what that meant, and he explained that he was a technical lead for an project code-named Phoenix.

How to Prevent Business Tech Overload

Water Cooler Wisdom

I discussed this issue with Amber Anderson, CEO of organizational advisory firm Kayson  in Phoenix; Rebecca Devaney, CEO of Hunter Creative Labs , a pro-social product development lab in Boston; and Thomas Smale, co-founder of online business brokerage FE International  in London. Technology for technology's sake can hurt. We are so inundated with new solutions that it's difficult to assess what's truly important.

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Here's Your New Motivational Script to Use When Firing Someone - Or to Those Who Dare Fire You.

HR Capitalist

That clip and quote are from the Joaquin Phoenix mockumentary "I'm still here". I can't believe I missed this a few years ago. First, watch the video for the spoken script (email subscribers click through for the video): "That's you. Drops of water.

ASK THE CAPITALIST: Are HR Pros with MBAs Special Anymore?

HR Capitalist

That being said, there's a lot of online MBA programs that work the hell out of people, with University of Phoenix coming to mind. Kris- Would love to know your opinion on a trend I am seeing as I'm screening HR Director candidates.

How To Use Google Alerts In Your Job Search

Career Realism

Chief Nursing Officer” jobs (Phoenix OR Tucson) will bring up CNO jobs in both cities. When it comes to your job search , Google Alerts can be a useful ally. What are Google Alerts?

The 9 Most Publicized Firings in Corporate History

Resume Bear

Fiesta Bowl CEO John Junker claimed that the $1,241 he’d dropped while at skin-bar Bourbon Street in Phoenix was more about rainmaking than making it rain. Whose idea was it to associate something as sweet and nice as the color pink with something as nasty as firing people?

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How To Answer “What’s Your Greatest Weakness?”

Career Realism

question you demonstrate your integrity as a candidate and prove your ability to rise like a phoenix from the ashes of negative experiences. “What’s your greatest weakness?” ” This is one question most job search candidates hate. But if you happen to be a lifelong learner, or someone who embraces personal and professional development, it can be a decidedly easy question to answer. Watch: How To Handle Tough Interview Questions.

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Steve Nash: More Evidence That Mobile and Social Make Your Company's Brand More Accessible/Attractive.

HR Capitalist

Nash is an employee of the Los Angeles Lakers, recently traded from the Phoenix Suns. Of course, to be accessible you have to give up a bit of control, right? Case in point. Steve Nash. My sons are big Suns fans as a direct result of Nash being with that franchise for years. Traded to the Lakers? I'm not sure if we can be Lakers fans in my house. We'd be kind to Nash, but fans of the Lakers? I don't know.

I feel weird about turning down jobs and interviews, telling an interviewer I want to open my own business, and more

Ask A Manager

I’ve read your advice that people are better off leaving a University of Phoenix degree off their resume because of its reputation. The reputation problem that schools like University of Phoenix have is linked to their being for-profit schools (well, and also scamming their students and charging way more than higher-quality schools do). You may also like: should I take the University of Phoenix off my resume? It’s four answers to four questions. Here we go….

Need to change? Get FRED

Learning Voyager

Suffice to say, they were angered enough by what happened, that they decided to rise like a phoenix from the ashes of the debacle they experienced. As an OD and career transition consultant, I work with organizations and individuals who are surfing the transitions of change. Because of this, and because I have had a life-long obsession with the nature of change, I am attuned to change stories. Luckily such stories abound if you are ready for them.

my boss made me leave a work note at a grave, company won’t tell us when someone is fired, and more

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Jane Warbleworth suggested that I get in touch with you because I’m about to move to Phoenix. Jane and I currently work together, and when she heard I was moving, she told me that you’re incredibly knowledgable about the teapot industry in Phoenix. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss made me leave a work-related note related at the grave of my bereaved coworker’s relative. Three weeks ago one of my coworkers lost a relative.

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Relocating for a Spouse

Careers Done Write

You can include a very simple one-line statement for your last position, such as: “Resigned position due to a family relocation from Seattle to Phoenix.” Dear Deb: I am leaving a job and relocating to a new state because my husband has a new job.

Work That Shapes Who You Become

Blogging4jobs

The front line, the trenches, the ditches are where heroes are made, where champions emerge, and where the phoenix rises. It is not in my nature. I have said this before – others say it to.

This Week’s GOOD News in the Workplace

Blogging4jobs

VA Medical Center hiring 1,000 in Phoenix, Arizona : New health care jobs to serve area veterans. 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.

Cat Chow Contest: This Dream Job Is the Cats Meow - Jobacle.com.

Jobacle

Several PetSmart stores will be holding casting calls, including locations in Phoenix, Boston, Tampa, Minneapolis and San Francisco.

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Phoenix, AZ (phx.jobs.wanted). 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).

Don’t Tell Me I Can Come Back & Then Leave Me Out in the Cold

JT & Dale Talk Jobs

& Dale: I was working at a company in Illinois when my brother got sick and I moved to Phoenix to help out. Tags: General Interest Job Search brother career advice career expert career question e-mail family home hr human resources Illinois Phoenix sick Dear J.T. &

ASK THE CAPITALIST: Are HR Pros with MBAs Special Anymore?

HR Capitalist

That being said, there''s a lot of online MBA programs that work the hell out of people, with University of Phoenix coming to mind. Kris- Clicked your new profile photo to check it out - I like it!

Top 10 Cities of Geeks

Resume Bear

Samuel Clemens once had a house here, which is now a museum, and the Phoenix Mutual Life Insurance Building is actually on the city’s list of tourist attractions. Remember when geeks started having a comeback? Are they cool yet?

The “gradpreneurs” are coming…

Mildred Talabi

Richard Sant, Enterprise Director at the University of Portsmouth, writes in a Phoenix article that an interesting phenomenon is emerging whereby “the harder a student or graduate tries to start their own business, the more likely they are to be headhunted or offered a job”.

PHOTO: Never Put Your CEO In Line to Be Embarrassed Publicly By a Wildcard.

HR Capitalist

Here's the details from the New York Times : "President Obama’s visit to Phoenix got off to a rough start on Wednesday afternoon when Air Force One was met by Gov. Look at this photo.

Was Online Education Made for GenY Students?

Blogging4jobs

The University of Phoenix has estimated admission numbers at over 400,000 students. He is currently the co-moderator for the Twitter chat, #genychat which takes place every Wednesday at 9pm EST. Gen Y Job Search #genychat Blake Mccammon blogging Boomers degree education Generational X genx Geny millenials online online education stigma university of phoenixLast week #genychat discussed the differences between for-profit and non-profit educational systems.

How to Make Your Brand Unforgettable

Water Cooler Wisdom

Bulbstorm is a marketing startup based in Phoenix with 25 employees that offers a social engagement platform that allows users to create interactive Web experiences. The company’s employees are always looking for creative ways to get people to engage online, ideally for six-plus minutes at a time. Bulbstorm  also likes to engage people offline, and that’s where the three-piece orange suit and alligator shoes come in.