Using iPads in Your Industry

Career Realism

Here are just a few examples of how particular industries are using the iPad: Transportation. Recently, Square proposed a pilot program in New York City that would put iPads in the back seats of 50 of the city’s yellow cabs.

City Planning: 4 Career Opportunities with a Master’s in Civil Engineering

Career Alley

Transportation Planning and Infrastructure. Large cities function as a transportation hub that must work smoothly to coordinate a tremendous volume of goods and people flowing in an out every day.

Hiring is on the Rise in Ten Major Industries

Career Solvers

Other sectors trending upward are accounting, education, financial services and banking, information technology, manufacturing, media/newspapers and transportation.

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Read the Inspiring Story of Real Career Girl, Danielle Wilson, CEO of Aero Jet Medical & United Medivac Solutions

Ms. Career Girl

million in revenue in our first year and sustained steady growth, United Medevac Solutions acquired its own aviation company and aircraft assets to add long-distance air ambulance transportation to their portfolio.

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Books to Unwind with this Weekend

Ms. Career Girl

Then, a mysterious stranger shows up on her homestead with a proposal that could permanently restore their society. A dangerous narrative of dark secrets and chilling revelations, The Wolves of Winter will transport you to an entirely new world this weekend.

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Resume Writing Tips for Susan Lucci and Others Who Haven't Looked.

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Thursday, April 14th, 2011 Resume Writing Tips for Susan Lucci and Others Who Haven’t Looked for a Job in 40 Years The soap opera All My Children has been cancelled and the show’s run will end this September.

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What Companies Can Learn From the College Admissions Process

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Monday, April 12th, 2010 What Companies Can Learn From the College Admissions Process I recently spent two weeks touring college campuses with my daughter.

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Dr. Martin Luther King’s Economics: Through Jobs, Freedom

Resume Bear

” Precedents for such a proposal could be found in the writings of canonical American thinkers such as Thomas Paine and Henry George. Martin Luther King Jr. was working hard to get people to Washington, DC.

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“Telecommuting and Flex-Time – 15 Steps for Your Request and Success”

Sklover Working Wisdom

noxious odors, eye-straining lights, or lack of facilities for the disabled), (vii) to address a temporary transportation difficulty; or (viii) to permit quiet concentration needed to complete a difficult project, just to name a few. Make your request in the form of a proposal transmitted by means of a respectful email memo. Build into your proposal a degree of flexibility in the event that flexibility is called for by circumstances that cannot now be anticipated.

my employer moved our office to an inconvenient location

Ask A Manager

The new location, while only a mile and a half away from the old location, is much less convenient because public transportation in the area is very limited. However, now that I’ve begun my winter commute, it takes up to an hour and 15 minutes each way to get to work using public transportation (it used to take 30-40 minutes). As for what to ask for, I don’t think any of your three options are crazy to propose, but the parking subsidy is the most reasonable.

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my coworker is a terrible driver — and I have to ride with him on work trips

Ask A Manager

If you have to drive to the out-of-town city itself, this is harder, but you might look into how much it would cost to take the train (or some other form of transportation) and propose doing that instead. A reader writes: I am a young professional working with a small company on a part-time/as-needed basis as a social media and public relations pro. This is not my primary job.

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8 Mistakes You’re Making At Work That Will Hurt Your Career

Career Realism

Would you be able to quickly and easily transport all your talents to a new environment? Research programs and put together a proposal to pitch it to your boss and HR. Not so many years ago, it was a safe bet that if you showed up, worked hard, and were willing to learn, you could expect a long and fruitful career. All bets are off now. Going to work, keeping your head down, and “just doing your job” guarantees that you’re backing yourself into a professional corner.

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

The proposed “patent box&# slashes the rate of corporation tax on profits generated from UK-owned intellectual property, such as patents. In this report: 4,996 Hidden Jobs revealed ( 2,176 Hidden Jobs in U.S.A. / 2,820 Hidden International Jobs ).

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can I protest our new office location, my boss’s badly-behaved dog comes to work every day, and more

Ask A Manager

This new location would add close to 30 minutes on top of my 60-minute commute (via public transport) and would cost me close to 20% more. For example, being allowed to work from home a few days a week and/or transportation subsidies would make a huge difference for me for the months that we’re there.”. The same is true of people who ask how committed you’d be before explaining what they’re proposing you commit to. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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my boss doesn’t focus during our meetings, I matched with my interviewer on a dating app, and more

Ask A Manager

Every time I want to bring up payment or at least to get recognized for transportation I remember she doesn’t have money. Why not propose a specific solution (a locked safe or locked filing cabinet, neither of which costs a lot) and ask your boss to approve the cost? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss doesn’t focus during our meetings. My boss considers himself a master multitasker. In reality, he’s pretty terrible at it.

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How I Found My Soulmate in Life, Part 4: How I Realized Ken is The One for Me Forever

Personal Excellence Blog

For those of you not in Singapore, that’s quite far apart: one and a-half hours by public transport and 35 minutes by cab. More on his proposal, where he set 555 heart-shaped balloons into the sky after I said “yes”: The Day I Was Proposed To (Thank You Ken Soh ).).

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How to Launch Your Own Business

Water Cooler Wisdom

  The bottom line, says Gold, is to confirm with some degree of certainty that your proposed new venture can deliver the goods, effectively compete for new customers, and make a profit. 

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my boss told me “sorry isn’t good enough anymore,” wearing see-through blouses to work, and more

Ask A Manager

” She went on to explain that some of the activities involve evening entertainment away from our hotel, with no access to transport for me to return to the hotel early. You asked for feedback so you could do better in the future, but your proposed response treats it as an opportunity to push back on their decision and get them to reconsider. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

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can my wife and I apply to do a job jointly, what “thanks for coming in” means, and more

Ask A Manager

I’d go ahead and propose it and see what they think. However, I would take a job in the other city if the company subsidized public transportation passes and especially if they allowed me to work from home 1-2 days per week. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Will I be rejected for not uploading a video interview? I tried to apply to a position this afternoon, and part of the online application is a “video interview.”

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interviewers who show up late, can’t find parking at my job, and more

Ask A Manager

My house is about 10 miles from the university – close but not connected via public transport. But since it sounds like there are a lot of people in this situation, why not band together, point out the problem, and propose some solutions, like a shuttle? It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Interviewers who start the interview late. What’s the best way to handle the situation when the interviewer is late?

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mini answer Monday — 6 short answers to 6 short questions

Ask A Manager

What you’re proposing is incredibly unfair, as well as poorly thought-out. For example, they want me to use my car to transport supplies to another center. It’s mini answer Monday — six short answers to six short questions. Here we go… 1. Organization where I volunteer won’t bother to reject me for a job I interviewed for. I was rejected, apparently, for a job for a nonprofit I’m actively volunteering for.

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tiny answer Tuesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

The second position is at the organization that I just submitted a grant proposal to (for projects at the nonprofit I work at). The problem is the commute into the city would be long, costly and might require him to move closer to public transportation. It’s tiny answer Tuesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Asking about start time at a new job.

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions

Ask A Manager

We’re planning to get married and he is planning to propose in the very near future. At the same time, they started requiring supervisors to pick up supplies each day and transport them to various locations for the organization. It’s short answer Saturday — six short answers to six short questions. We’ve got a bad manager issuing bad instructions in a bad manner, revoked mileage reimbursements, and more. Here we go… 1.

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Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

Finally, since it’s Martin Luther King Day, and since Psychology Today just published a study that says people feel better if they do an act of activism, I have a proposal: We should each twitter today: @McDonalds Racism is not okay and neither is hate. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

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recruiter says: half my candidates are no-shows for interviews.

Ask A Manager

I’m used to hiring techie developer types for swanky tech companies, not sales folk for transportation sales companies… Regardless, when you have an engaging phone screen with a candidate that pushes for the close asking, “What the next steps are?&#

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at an interview in a coffee shop, who pays for the coffee?

Ask A Manager

Ground transportation even within the city where your job is located? was boss wrong to share restructuring proposal with me? About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager at an interview in a coffee shop, who pays for the coffee?

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short answer Sunday: seven short answers to seven short questions

Ask A Manager

Imagine if the employee is partnered with someone on a night shift, and has children, and needs to transport the kids to daycare.

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