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.

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.

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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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: 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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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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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

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

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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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 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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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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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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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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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.

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.

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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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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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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How to Create a Living Resume

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re a freelance writer, for example, your resume might state that you wrote 10 press releases in a one-week period, working under daily deadlines for a past client. The post How to Create a Living Resume appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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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?

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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The Career Key Career Test Adds New Occupations

Career Key

Other related and helpful Career Key articles: Getting Started Choosing a Career Career Change, Changing Careers Identify Your Skills Military to a Civilian Career Choosing a College Major or Training Program How Parents Can Help Here is the full PRWeb press release announcing the new career options in our career test. We just updated the career options and occupations listed in The Career Key career test to keep pace with changes in our economy and the world of work.


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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New Work Skills List Helps with Job Search and Career Choices

Career Key

Finally, we intend to release a new, related eBook on job skills later this year - so stay tuned or leave a comment that you want to be emailed when it comes out. PRWeb has the latest press release about our new job and work skills article and My Work Skills List.

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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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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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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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6 Sources for Career Ideas

Position Ignition

Books and the press. As well as reading online sources, you can look towards physical books and the traditional press for information on a certain career. Libraries also have newspaper sections where you can read the daily local and national press as well as trade magazines.

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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InstantCommute.com – New Telecommuting Jobs Listings Resource

Telecommuting Journal

I ran across a press release from InstantCommute.com , a relatively new site promising to list telecommuting jobs only and update the list daily.

Change for the Better: The Leader's Guide to Change

Learning Voyager

Here is the press release now being sent to a wide audience of friends around the world: PRESS RELEASE: NEW BUSINESS BOOK BY LOCAL WRITER. My third book has finally arrived!

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