Why You Should Relocate To Portland, Oregon

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Why You Should Relocate To Portland, Oregon Work It Daily. Here are a few reasons why you should relocate to Portland, Oregon. Well, you won’t have to leave that behind if you move to Portland. Portland’s perfect location offers something for everyone.

International Relations Careers In Seattle-Portland

Career Realism

Portland and Seattle, two of the most culturally and economically-diverse cities in the world, offer fantastic opportunities for professionals interested in the field of International Relations. We can’t stress enough how strong the local economies are in Portland and Seattle.

The Best Cities for Millennials to Settle Down

Ms. Career Girl

Portland, OR. 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. Life After College Austin best cities Denver Las Vegas millennials Portland Seattle

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

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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.

2 Strategies for Combating Ageism on Your LinkedIn Profile Photo

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

Ms. Career Girl

Portland, Oregon. You’ve probably heard that Portland is a haven for hipsters, but it’s also a destination for those who aren’t rocking waxed moustaches, extra-large glasses or ironic tattoos. The post Get Away, Girls! 7 Perfect Places for Your Next Ladies’ Weekend appeared first on Ms.

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Friday Five: Power, Responsibility and Real Leadership

Workology

Here is your Friday Five: Portland To Tax Companies […] Source. This week we’re talking CEOs, Senators and other assorted leader-types. From CEO pay, to building better teams, to living up to the image you project, I’ve collected five articles for you on the importance of leading responsibly, thoughtfully and with more than just you in mind. HR CEO pay diversity leadership pay gap

You WILL Get Googled… Are You Afraid?

Career Rocketeer

I tell my clients that they will be Googled as surely as it will rain in Portland. The latest survey said that 81% of employers WILL Google candidates. Online reputation management is a critical piece of your online job search. There is just no getting around it. Quick story, when I Googled my name 1 year ago, [.]. Personal Branding Joshua Waldman SEO1

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

Ms. Career Girl

Portland. Portland, Oregon, has the best craft beer in the country, period. Add in a variety of sauces and fire-baked crispy crusts, and a Portland visitor could eat nothing but pizza and beer for weeks, and never experience the same flavor combination twice.

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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.

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.

2017 142

The Oxford Comma Case Proves We Need New Employment Laws, Not Better Grammar

Evil HR Lady

What ensued in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, and in a 29-page court decision handed down on Monday, was an exercise in high-stakes grammar pedantry that could cost a dairy company in Portland, Me., You’ve probably heard about the company in Maine that will end up shelling out around $10 million due to the lack of an Oxford comma.

Friday Five: Power, Responsibility and Real Leadership

Workology

Here is your Friday Five: Portland To Tax Companies That Have Outrageous CEO-Worker Pay Gaps. Portland has decided to take a different tactic to narrowing the gap between worker and CEO pay: taxation. This week we’re talking CEOs, Senators and other assorted leader-types.

Where Your Online Presence Really Comes From

Career Rocketeer

A gentleman came up to me after a talk I gave at Portland Community College last month. He told me that he’d Googled himself and wasn’t happy with what he found. I get this question all the time, so I wasn’t prepared for what he told me next. After he saw his search results, he called Google [.]. Social Media Joshua Waldman SEO1

You WILL Get Googled…Are You Afraid?

Career Realism

I like to tell my clients they will be Googled just as surely as it will rain in Portland tonight. The latest survey revealed that 81% of employers WILL Google candidates. Do you know what they will see when they find you? Online reputation management is a critical piece of your job search. There. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com.

Two Strategies for Combating Ageism on Your LinkedIn Profile Photo

Career Rocketeer

Speaking at the Engineering Symposium in Portland a few years ago, I had two conversations back to back that were exactly the same. Now, I wasn’t surprised, when speaking to a group of 100 engineers, that ALL of them were much smarter than I am. I also wasn’t surprised to see many baby-boomers in the audience. [.]. Personal Branding Joshua Waldman SEO1 Social Media

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

HR Capitalist

Here you go: Portland, Ore., 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.

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How Do I Compare Two Job Offers?

Evil HR Lady

Good article - for reference Portland costs less than San Francisco but its culturally a bit different and homes in the nice parts and close to the city center are still not CHEAP - a very nice place can be had for around 450 (or last time I was looking there thats waht they went for, anyhow).

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Follow the Clean Tech Money: DOE Makes Conditional Loan Guarantees of $139.9 Million and $197 Million, Mission Motors Receives $9 Million

Green Career Central

The DOE has also made a loan guarantee of $197 million to SoloPower for the construction of two thin film solar module manufacturing plants located in Portland, OR and San Jose, CA. The Department of Energy has made a conditional loan guarantee of $133.9

How to Design a Creative Infographic Resume

Workology

Vizify, a Portland-based startup, launched their much anticipated platform last week. Even Sam Adams, Portland’s mayor , has his Vizify account set up. Over the last few years, many tech companies have popped up to help the average, everyday person get a nice-looking online presence.

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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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Your LinkedIn Profile Picture Maybe Killing Your Job Prospects

Resume Bear

Portland, OR. I don’t really consider myself an HR person. I like to think I’m a practical technologist. However, I do occasionally attend HR related training. Yesterday was one such occasion and inevitably, I had a shock. The discussion moved from hiring techniques, to LinkedIn photos.

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How To Turn Football Party Leftovers Into DIY Beauty Recipes

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve demonstrated these recipes nationwide on morning news shows in Las Vegas, Green Bay, San Diego and Portland and today I’m excited to share them with you. Hi guys!

2017 152

Green Career Tip: Sustainability Greenprint: A Indispensible Handbook for Those Interested n Sustainability

Green Career Central

While on an ISSP-sponsored tour of Portland, I met David Hendrickson, a professional planner with a PhD in sustainability and a 25 year background in sustainable community development.

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A Networking Secret Successful People Don’t Share

Ms. Career Girl

Portland Connect: LinkedIn calendar; usually meets for happy hour. Ever wonder how some people just get to know everyone in town? Or how no matter what networking event you attend the same power networker somehow shows up working the room like a Jedi?

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Fight for $15 Protests Planned Nationwide Today

Workology

Portland has raised its minimum wage to $15, with other cities following its lead. Today thousands of fast-food and airport workers are protesting in favour of a big minimum wage hike.

2016 112

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!

2013 217

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.

2017 165

Three Critical Things To Know Before Jumping Ship In A Bad Economy

Jennifer Anthony

From the gentleman in Los Angeles who lost his job (and his wife lost hers in a similar layoff at the same time), then moved to Portland, OR, found work, but then was laid off 8 weeks later… to the general manager of a high-end Florida restaurant who was lured away from a stable, good-paying job to open a new place in the mid-Atlantic region only to be handed a pink slip two months later from an unstable business partner (who became erratic just shortly after my client’s arrival).

Know Thy Characters

Ms. Career Girl

Isabelle Bommarito in Henry’s Sisters, is on the edge emotionally, which is why she sits naked on her patio in the middle of downtown Portland on a rainy day and then burns her bra and her thong. The post Know Thy Characters appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. (ed’s

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The Relationship Quiz

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Relationship Quiz appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Relationships don’t seem to be my strong suit. But that doesn’t mean I’ve given up on them. I’m totally open to the possibility that there will yet be someone who will share my heart, life, and bed.

2016 147

Great People to Follow on Twitter for Startups

Resume Bear

Steve Strauss is a Portland-based lawyer, USA Today columnist and author of The Small Business Bible. Jason Nazar has made serving small businesses his business. He’s the founder and CEO of Docstoc , an online community for small-business owners to find and share professional documents.

Danger, Workplace Danger. What Now?

Ms. Career Girl

In a Portland State University interview white collar crime expert Mike Benson, explains that under OSHA “woeful [safety] violation that resulted in a death” when negligence is proven is treated as a federal misdemeanor. The post Danger, Workplace Danger. What Now? appeared first on Ms.

2016 142

InstantCommute.com – New Telecommuting Jobs Listings Resource

Telecommuting Journal

I did see one posting that included the job applicant “must be local to the Portland area,&# so be sure to read the short job listing description thoroughly.

4 Signs You Should Bail From Your Job While You Can

Ms. Career Girl

According to a lecture given by John Eck at Portland State University , managers who make it harder for individuals to commit crimes tend to have less crime. The post 4 Signs You Should Bail From Your Job While You Can appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The daily trudge.

2016 142

Three Critical Things To Know Before Jumping Ship In A Bad Economy

Jennifer Anthony

From the gentleman in Los Angeles who lost his job (and his wife lost hers in a similar layoff at the same time), then moved to Portland, OR, found work, but then was laid off 8 weeks later… to the general manager of a high-end Florida restaurant who was lured away from a stable, good-paying job to open a new place in the mid-Atlantic region only to be handed a pink slip two months later from an unstable business partner (who became erratic just shortly after my client’s arrival).

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Portland, OR (portland.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).

Real Career Girls: Meet Director of Sales Recruiting, Maggie Hughes

Ms. Career Girl

He worked his way up from being an intern at an ad agency in Portland to now being the Creative Director at one of the largest retail manufacturers in the US. There comes a time in one’s life when you need a serious recruiter. You don’t want just anyone. You want the BEST!

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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. .

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A Dozen Mistakes to Avoid as a Supervisor and What to Do Instead

Ms. Career Girl

Sever lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Portland, OR. The post A Dozen Mistakes to Avoid as a Supervisor and What to Do Instead appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Rita Sever. Her bio follows.

2016 169

Building Your Network: 5 Tips For Shy Networkers

Career Realism

A week ago, I attended a business mixer sponsored by the Portland Business Journal , and was immediately reminded about something. Building Your Network: 5 Tips For Shy Networkers. Work It Daily. For shy networkers, building your network can be a challenge.