When Your “Day Without Women” Press Release Announces You Are Violating Federal Law

Evil HR Lady

My friend and fellow writer, Amy Alkon (author of Good Manners for Nice People Who Sometimes Say F*ck ) received a press release announcing a certain company’s celebration of International Women’s Day. The press release stated: [Company] CEO, [Man], is joining the nation in solidarity of women’s rights and values by giving his female employees paid time off March 8th.

Press Release: Baby Boomers Solve Common Traveling Problems

Boomers Next Step

In keeping with our BoomersNextStep belief that baby boomers can thrive on making career changes and should not let age stop them from following their lifestyle dreams, I am proudly announcing that I've been practicing what I preach.

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Press Release: Baby Boomers Solve Common Traveling Problems

Boomers Next Step

In keeping with our BoomersNextStep belief that baby boomers can thrive on making career changes and should not let age stop them from following their lifestyle dreams, I am proudly announcing that I've been practicing what I preach.

Press Release: Baby Boomers Solve Common Traveling Problems

Boomers Next Step

In keeping with our BoomersNextStep belief that baby boomers can thrive on making career changes and should not let age stop them from following their lifestyle dreams, I am proudly announcing that I've been practicing what I preach.

WHAT HE SAID: Celebrating Apple While We Draft Negative Press Releases About Great American Companies.

HR Capitalist

But - I'm more than a little jaded with an EEOC process that's now drafting press releases celebrating their victories over corporate American, and what this reader says is absolutely correct. Yet we get a press release that celebrates none of that, inviting us to wag the finger at a great American company why we use technology that's built on the back of a society that's nowhere near as enlightened as our own related to building a progressive workplace.

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How to Produce a Quality Brag Book (Press Release)

Resume to Referral

Get your copy of “How to Design, Write, and Compile a Brag Book” (2nd edition) now. “It’s It’s No Brag If It’s True.” Springfield Author and Career Specialist Publishes Sixth Book Springfield, Ohio – November 18, 2011 – Well-known Springfield author and career specialist, Teena Rose, says, “It’s no brag if it’s true. That’s why I

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Gaining the Edge in a Tight Job Market (Press Release)

Resume to Referral

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Teena Rose Resume to Referral 937.325.2149 phone Executive Resume Writing Services Gaining the Edge in a Tight Job Market Springfield, Ohio, Company Blends Personal Service and Internet Solutions Springfield, Ohio – November 17, 2011 – “With the Fed tightening the money supply, the outsourcing of high-end jobs and general belt tightening

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DC Urged to Telecommute on the 20th

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal DC Urged to Telecommute on the 20th January 7, 2009 · 1 comment The Telework Exchange released a press release yesterday urging all D.C. Here’s the Telework Exchange’s news release. area organizations to allow employees to telecommute on the 20th!

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What a Cover Letter Hook Might Encompass

Career Realism

writers for press releases and sales letters) will be the first to tell you your material needs a hook. Press releases and articles are continuously written on company happenings; and without knowing this information, you’re somewhat being left in the dark.

We’ve Taken Part in the Global Startups Conference


TIP: Visit Resumesimo Press page ! Press releasesOn Wednesday, June 22, a historical first took place in the form of the Global Startups Conference. This was the first event of its type, featuring startups and internet projects with Czech roots. The conference took place in the historical area in the center of Prague, with participation from more than 30 projects. The original plan for the event called for determining how many global internet projects are located in the CR.

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Resumesimo Celebrates Success in the U.S. and raises $500K


Press releasesAn ambitious project called Resumesimo.com. is taking America by storm. What is it? It’s a website that allows anyone to create a graphically handsome resume with just the right content in ten minutes – a resume potential employers will find it tough to overlook. Resumesimo.com is pumping new life into notions of what a good resume should be. “We know there are HR departments that take in dozens of resumes every day.

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Resumesimo: Creating a Professional Resume Completely Free-of-charge


TIP: Visit Resumesimo Press page for more information or contact us ! Press releasesPrague, June, 2011 – Completely new functions have been added to the popular Resumesimo site to help job seekers. Resumesimo will help you create a professional resume and much more in just a few minutes. And it’s all completely free-of-charge. “Resumesimo is totally free of charge.

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What Indeed Buying Workopolis Means for Recruiting Data


The press release, dated April 4th, was followed by a notice to Workopolis users that they […] Source. Recruiting Holdings Ltd, Indeed’s parent company, announced last week its acquisition of Workopolis.com, a leading Canadian job board founded in 2000 and was even named the Official Supplier of Online Recruitment for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver. HR Recruiting GDPR Indeed recruiting Workopolis

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Facebook and the Law: The NLRB Got It Right

Evil HR Lady

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued a press release about the much talked about Facebook Case. Here are my thoughts at Facebook and the Law: The NLRB Got It Right

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Are Graduates *Really* Not Skilled Enough?

The Undercover Recruiter

You probably saw many articles circulating, quoting a press release from the Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) reporting that half of graduate employers believe graduates are not skilled enough.

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Facebook and the Law: The NLRB Got It Right

Evil HR Lady

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued a press release about the much talked about Facebook Case. Here are my thoughts at Facebook and the Law: The NLRB Got It Right

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No, Bumble, It’s Not Okay to Discriminate Against Men

Evil HR Lady

Imagine a company sending out a press release to announce that they have a new networking tool that only allows men. Bumble has just done that–except it only allows women. Is there a difference? When we want to check our biases we can do a simple test created by Kristen Pressner, in her viral TedX talk: Flip it to test it. Is it okay to have a men-only business networking app? Of course not.

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The Best Way To Reveal Your “Lightbulb Moment”

Ms. Career Girl

Press Release: New survey reveals the best situation for finding your “lightbulb moment.”. My Own Stationery has conducted a study into the situations in which people feel their most. inspired in the pursuit of better creative thought. Surveying over 100 creative professionals.

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This Movie Theater Wants to Celebrate Women by Violating State and Federal Law.

Evil HR Lady

It seems to be somewhat of an epidemic: Companies issuing press releases to celebrate their defiance of federal civil rights laws. The latest is the Alamo Drafthouse, which announced Wonder Woman screenings for women only. Let’s celebrate womanhood! Or, Girl Power!

The EEOC: Now Marketing Lawsuits against a Company Near You.

HR Capitalist

Press release distributed to bloggers - check! Why I hate it: The press releases are written in a way where guilt is assumed. The press release pretty much assumes guilt, and most people who receive it are going to make the same correlation. . Of course, a broadcast press release by the EEOC assuming guilt could be viewed as a bully tactic as well. . You ever get added to a mailing list and wonder how you got on it?

9 Ways to Keep Up Your Holiday Job Search

Competitive Resumes

Your favorite company probably has a press release of where they are handing out toys. This season is no time to slow down your holiday job search. Employers have to fill positions and some more urgently than others.

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How To Get Media Coverage for Your Business, Blog, or Startup—Constantly (Secrets Behind My Frequent Media Coverage, Revealed)

Personal Excellence Blog

The standard protocol to do this is to write a press release and send it to the media outlet. Step 2: Write Your Press Release. Journalists, editors, and producers will use your release to determine if they want to feature you. Sample Press Release Template.

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4 Ways Veterans Can Successfully Make the Military to Civilian Transition

Career Key

To see the full details, see press release, " 4 Success Strategies for Veterans Making the Military to Civilian Transition " dated October 31, 2014. To celebrate Veterans Day on November 11, Career Key recommends four strategies veterans can use to make a successful military to civilian transition.

New College Major-Personality List Promises Better Grades & College Retention

Career Key

To learn more, please read the latest Press Release at PRWeb. Career Key is the first to classify all current college majors in the U.S. and Canada according to Holland's six personality types. Because research ( PDF ) shows that choosing a college major matching your personality predicts grades earned, persistence, and graduation rate, creation of this list of college majors is an important advance for students and college retention in general.

How Can Shared Core Values With a Company Get You Hired?

Competitive Resumes

Press releases are a good way to find out if the company practices what they preach. How about the press? Find Shared Core Values. Pointing out the generational differences in the workplace is now a stale conversation and no longer makes us the shining star.

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BOOM: Amazon Announces Intent to Build Second HQ in a City Outside of Seattle.

HR Capitalist

Amazon HQ2 will cost $5 billion and eventually house up to 50,000 Amazon staff, Amazon said in a press release. . Damn! Amazon announced on Thursday that it is planning to open another headquarters called Amazon HQ2 in US city TBD.

Inside Jobs: Interview With a Web Marketing Assistant


I am in charge of writing Press Releases, posting articles and posting information on relevant forums and directories. Ever wonder what it's like to work online from home full-time?

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Five Things You Must Do Before a Networking Event

Careers Done Write

A great way to find new is to type the company name, the current year, and the words, “press release” in your search engine search bar. Often you just get one opportunity to make a favorable connection with a new contact. You don’t want to fall short.

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Handling Change: the CIO Model

Ms. Career Girl

Just look at the headlines of your company’s recent press releases. Change is the Only Constant. I once read an editorial called ‘Everything Has A Shelf Life.’ The author’s premise was that nothing lasts forever; change happens every day.

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Keep Up The Job Search Wherever You Are

Career Alley

The app searches press releases, online media, magazines, newspapers and blogs to find information about the companies you’re following. A dedicated job search takes eight hours a day , writes Career Cast.

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What You Need To Know About Getting Your Business on Wikipedia (And Keeping It There)

Ms. Career Girl

If your entry is essentially a press release disguised as an unbiased primer, it’s likely to be flagged for review and edited—or possibly deleted.

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Outshine the Competition with a little Job Interview Preparation

Resume Bear

What recent news (such as a new product, a press release, an interview with the CEO) can you discuss? If the company is public, the boilerplate at the bottom of its press releases will tell you a lot. Even if you have less than a day before your job interview, you can outshine the competition with a little interview preparation.

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Top 5 #Workplace Blogs of the Week


Read about the press release that was sent out to employees stating their rights in either joining or not-joining a union. Each week Blogging4Jobs brings you the Top Workplace Blogs of the Week.

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Revealed: The Effects of Long-Term Unemployment

Resume Bear

Citing data from a May 2010 research from the Pew Research Center (see press release here ), McArdle reveals just how much unemployment impacts the psyche of a job seeker.

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4 Unique Ways to Sneak In Your Executive Brand

Career Rocketeer

Press Releases There’s no doubt that you have made some great accomplishments as an executive—and will continue to do so. So why not use those accomplishments as an excuse to send out a press release? The work of an executive is never done.

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Caffeine Nazi Says: Roast National Coffee Day 2011


Ahead of the highly-anticipated day, CareerBuilder and Dunkin’ Donuts have released their second annual list of professions that "rely" on coffee the most to get through the work day. But wait, the word caffeine is conveniently absent from the press release.

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ResumeBear Launches New Resources, Surpasses 100,000 Daily Visitors to Premier Job Site

Resume Bear

To See Original Press Release: [link]. ResumeBear launches new job board features, new College & University Program, and new Success Center, attracting over 100,000 daily visitors. Solana Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2012.

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Getting Back On Track: Rebuilding A Career After An Injury


A cursory glance at OSHA’s press release archive clearly demonstrates how much occupational injury litigation proceedings result in two outcomes: a settlement for the employee, and wholesale changes to safety procedures to prevent the issue reoccurring.

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Tips On Pursuing A Career As An Artist

Ms. Career Girl

Send a press release to the paper about your show and it’s likely they’ll want to do a story on it. There are many artistic careers, from singers to sculptors. Some of them are far easier to get into.

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Challenger Sale meets Challenger Interview

Career Brander

You can do this by studying CEO statements in press releases, listening to recruiters describe the job goals or great discovery questions. My luck is so bad that if I bought a cemetery, people would stop dying. Rodney Dangerfield. Finding your next job is not about luck.

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“Tinder for Jobs” Sexualizes the HR Industry #HRTech


Please stop sending me press releases saying you are the next “<insert trendy tech app name> in Jobs, Hiring or for Work.” The PR person went so far as to follow up several times since sending me their exciting press release. Want to learn more about the HR technology industry? Check out my new book, The HR Technology Field Guide. .

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5 Ways to Show Job Interview Mastery to Employers

Competitive Resumes

” You’re not mastering the interview process if you don’t check the company’s website, look at press releases, or know the company’s brand. More than ever, job seekers must be proficient at interviewing.

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ResumeBear Launches Employer Job Posting Competition to Help Get America Back to Work

Resume Bear

They will also be featured on the nationally recognized ResumeBear blog, cited in a national press release, promoted on all of ResumeBear’s social media channels, and announced on the new Chelsea Krost TV Show website. Employers post jobs for free during this month long competition that begins April 11th. ResumeBear announced today that it is sponsoring an Employer Job Posting Competition designed to help Americans get back to work.