Employee Engagement, Recognition Professionals International and St. Louis

David Zinger

The Recognition Professionals International conference will begin in St. Louis April 27th. There is an eclectic and engaging agenda of speakers. I look forward to my half hour on Sunday evening updating the association on the Employee Engagement Network and inviting a revolution in employee engagement and recognition. To attend the conference and join the revolution, click here. Employee Engagement

Why Software Developers Appreciate Working At Asynchrony Labs

Career Realism

It’s in a historic district in Downtown St. Louis and has taken up two and a half floors of a very cool building and turned it into a developers paradise. Louis will love the company – especially, it’s office space. Louis. louis

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers

Resume Bear

Jul, 2010 3 Comments 10 Worst Cities For Job Seekers to Find a Job St.

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Jul, 2010 3 Comments 10 Worst Cities For Job Seekers to Find a Job St.

Best and Worst US Cities for Finding Employment-Should We Care?

Career Solvers

Louis, Detroit, and Miami top the list for worst cities for finding employment and Washington, D.C, Is it really that unrealistic to live in St. Louis but work for a company in Newton, MA?

2010 88

The Employee Engagement Revolution

David Zinger

Sowing revolutionary seeds in St. Louis. I am heading to St. Louis for the Recognition Professionals International conference. RPI revolution St. LouisWork is now revolving around employee engagement and recognition. The engagement revolution. I believe we are witnessing and participating in the advent of a revolution in work and how we organize for work.

HR AND CATHOLIC (or not): "You've Got a Little Smudge Up There".

HR Capitalist

He's attending national HR meetings in St. Louis ( shout out to Nelly - maybe NSFW or NSF-HR, but it's St. Louis-themed for sure ). A VP of HR who lived in St Louis grabbed a lunchtime Ash Wednesday service.

Employee Engagement: Fly with Spirit – Be the Gateway – Never Quit

David Zinger

3 “Show-Me” state lessons from St. Louis. Here are 3 lessons for employee engagement I derived from a recent visit to St. Louis. Thanks to Recognition Professionals International for inviting me to their annual conference and offering me the opportunity to visit St. Louis and derive 3 lessons from the geography and history of this fine city. Charles Lindbergh flew the Spirit of St. Louis overseas. The St. Leaving St.

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

World Wide Technology adds a world of jobs in St. Louis, Missouri : The systems integration company is hiring in St. Louis, worldwide. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.

2014 143

HR AND CATHOLIC (or not): "You've Got a Little Smudge Up There".

HR Capitalist

He's attending national HR meetings in St. Louis ( shout out to Nelly - maybe NSFW or NSF-HR, but it's St. Louis-themed for sure ). A VP of HR who lived in St Louis grabbed a lunchtime Ash Wednesday service.

Network by Joining LinkedIn Groups

Hiring Technical People

For example, if you’re a Ruby on Rails developer in St. Louis, and you find a Ruby on Rails group in St. Louis, that seems like a group you might want to join. Maybe you don’t want Ruby on Rails in St. Louis. I’ve met a few people recently who wanted positions as agile project managers or Scrum Masters. I asked them if they belonged to any Agile LinkedIn groups. No, they didn’t know those groups existed.

Exceptions to Resume Rules

Careers Done Write

Another example is: “Sold products to middle market companies in New York, Kansas City, St. Louis, and the Southeast.” You know the rules, let’s discuss the exceptions. Resume standards are based on what has proven to be effective in the job market over recent years.

2014 259

What Can Mad Men’s Joan and Peggy Teach Women About Their Career?

The Undercover Recruiter

I had already moved from St. Louis to San Francisco to Boston to Chicago for the company. When I was assistant regional manager at The Gillette Company in the early ’80s, I tried explaining to the president why I was not going to relocate across the country again when the step up position was available in my region. View Article What Can Mad Men’s Joan and Peggy Teach Women About Their Career? Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog.

Albert Pujols and the Art of the Counter-Offer: It All Comes Down to Replacement Cost for the Same Performance.

HR Capitalist

I'm from Missouri and a St. Louis pro sports fan. The reaction out of St. Louis is disappointment, but with a hat tip toward the realization that matching that offer would have been a suckers play.

In Business With a Friend? Yes, It CAN Work!

Ms. Career Girl

She has a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Design from the Sam Fox School of Design at Washington University in St. Louis.

2017 217

FALLING INTO HR WEEK: One Kid's Path Into the Rock and Roll Lifestyle of HR.

HR Capitalist

5-- After getting my MBA, my wife and I relocated back home to Missouri (St. Louis area) where she became a staff prosecutor and I went to work doing market research for IBM Global. Note from KD - It's “Falling Into HR” series this week at The HR Capitalist.

2018 79

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 plant is to be built in Hugoton, KS; the US corporate headquarters of Abengoa is St. Louis, MO. The Department of Energy has made a conditional loan guarantee of $133.9

ECONOMIC MOBLITY CHART: The Older I Get, The Less I Judge People.

HR Capitalist

Check out this great chart (enable images or click through if reading via email) based on a study from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Now, a study published by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis has found a way to measure that decay.

2017 61

This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Blogging4jobs

Proctor & Gamble producing new jobs in St. Louis, Missouri : Looking for a new job? 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.

2014 134

Dad, This One’s For YOU!

Ms. Career Girl

Well, this past trip to St. Louis, he SHOCKED me. My Dad, he’s a business dude. Salesman through and through. We can talk for hours about strategies for building relationships, earning trust, sales ups and downs. It’s been so cool teaching him how to use technology to make sales more efficient. I’m like, “Dad, your customers are sick of going to lunch with you! Take them to a wine bar or to a shooting range – something they dig!”

2013 137

Ash Wednesday: Terrible Moments in HR Relationships.

HR Capitalist

We had a great peer group of HR leaders nationally and we were in St. Louis for a quarterly meeting. Ash Wednesday, people. Time to give something up for Lent. Or the heart of Mardi Gras season - I guess it depends on your disposition.

2015 83

In Defense of Downtime

Blogging4jobs

In about two weeks I’ll be headed to backwoods Illinois by way of St. Louis to spend 7 glorious days with friends and family. Ahhh, vacation. I know it still several days away, but I’m already calling friends and family for weather updates and planning my wardrobe.

2014 128

“How do I negotiate an equity position in a new company that will be meaningful and secure?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Krissy, I see that Pacific is near St. Louis. If you would like to obtain a list of experienced employment attorneys in St. Louis, simply [ click here ]. Question : I am currently working as a Regional Director for a company and have brought a potential partnership to the table to my CEO based on my personal relationships with the other business owner.

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

150 Jobs for St. Louis. Louis-based Fortune 100 company is expanding again. Six months after opening a new technology center in north St. Louis County, Express Scripts is investing $73 million on a fourth building for its corporate headquarters.

2011 174

The Last Jobs Friday of 2015 Is a Good One – Mostly

Blogging4jobs

According to the New York Times , An analysis of long-term changes affecting the labor market released this week by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis focused on how automation and offshoring were continuing to reduce the number of middle-skill jobs, like those in manufacturing and production. The American economy added 292,000 non-farm payroll jobs in December, but wages fell by one cent. That’s still better than projections, which had put job growth closer to 211,000.

2016 64

What Was the First Day of the Rest of Your Professional Life?

HR Capitalist

I was living in St. Louis as a 29-year old and trying to get back to the Southeast and in networking with some BellSouth Executives they said the following: "Kris, we don't have anything we can put you in within Marketing, but we've got this HR Manager spot.

2018 52

The Original Social Network was Usenet

Resume Bear

Louis, MO (stl.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 WORLD: This Sales Training Program Looks a Lot Like the Jehovah's Witnesses.

HR Capitalist

Check out how the Edward Jones sales function rolls : "Then there’s Edward Jones, a 91-year-old brokerage based in St. Louis that’s thriving by sticking to its old ways. You think your Sales Training Class is tough? Child, please.

Women Over 50: Consider Starting A Business To Jump Start Your Career

Career Realism

Women over 50 have been disproportionately left behind by today’s economy, according to a recent report from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Women Over 50: Consider Starting A Business To Jump Start Your Career. CAREEREALISM.

How to Get Past the Screening Interview

Career Alley

Melissa Woodson is the community manager for @WashULaw, an online llm program in US law offered through Washington University in St. Louis. “ Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. ” – Thomas Stearns Eliot.

2012 179

Counter-Offers: 5 Times Not To Counter a Top Performer.

HR Capitalist

If you follow baseball, then you''ve heard of the St. Louis Cardinals. Second only to the Yankees in world series championships.The Cardinals had a decision to make with mega-star Albert Pujols two years ago. Should they give him a contract worth 300M over 10 years? The answer for the Cardinals was "no". They let him walk to the Angels, and there was a lot of hand-wringing in the city about what it meant for the franchise.

Do Cover Letters Matter?

Career Realism

This article was written by Melissa Woodson, the community manager for @WashULaw on behalf of CAREEREALISM-Approved Partner, 2U – an education technology company that partners with Washington University in St. Louis to offer a premier LLM degree.

How Speaking a Second Language Can Help Your Career

Career Realism

This article was written by Social Media Outreach Coordinator, Melissa Woodson, on behalf of CAREEREALISM-Approved Partner, 2tor — an education technology partner that partners with institutions of higher education such as Washington University in St.

2012 114

5 Apps That Increase Your Productivity

Career Realism

Melissa Woodson is the community manager for @WashULaw, one of the premier LLM degree programs offered through Washington University in St. Louis.

2012 113

How to Stay Focused in a Distracting Workplace

Career Realism

Melissa Woodson is the community manager for @WashULaw, a Master of Laws offered through Washington University in St. Louis. If you’re struggling to concentrate in a crowded office , there are a few simple things you can do to weed out distractions and get back to your work.

2012 114

Quick Breakfast Ideas for Your Workday – To Go!

Career Realism

Melissa Woodson is the community manager for @WashULaw, one of the premier LLM degree programs offered through Washington University in St. Louis.

2012 111

Quick Breakfast Ideas for Your Workday – To Go!

Career Realism

Melissa Woodson is the community manager for @WashULaw, one of the premier LLM degree programs offered through Washington University in St. Louis.

2012 112

What Was the First Day of the Rest of Your Professional Life?

HR Capitalist

I was living in St. Louis as a 29-year old and trying to get back to the Southeast and in networking with some BellSouth Executives they said the following: "Kris, we don't have anything we can put you in within Marketing, but we've got this HR Manager spot.

2016 59

Key Signs You're About to Hire the Wrong Person

Water Cooler Wisdom

Bishop says that one of his clients, a St. Louis-based photocopier company, figured its first-year cost to train a new copier repair person is in excess of $63,000. Turnover costs are steep. Just ask John Bishop, founder of employee assessment company Accent on Success. That figure includes advertising for the position, overtime for other repair people to cover the area until a new person can be hired, then salary, training costs, travel, and road time with a supervisor.

05/14/2010 #FF — More Good Folks

The Job Quest

Alicia Otero ( @StLNetworkGuru ) As her Twitter handle indicates, Alicia is the go-to gal for career networking in St. Louis. If you happen to be in the St. Louis area, you also get the benefit of her tweets that give information about the happenings in the community.

2010 138

5 Tips for Applying for a Job Outside Your Field

Career Realism

This article was written by Melissa Woodson, the community manager for @WashULaw on behalf of CAREEREALISM-Approved Partner, 2tor – an education-technology company that partners with Washington University in St. Louis to offer a premier LLM degree.

2012 102

What Was the First Day of the Rest of Your Professional Life?

HR Capitalist

I was living in St. Louis as a 29-year old and trying to get back to the Southeast and in networking with some BellSouth Executives they said the following: "Kris, we don't have anything we can put you in within Marketing, but we've got this HR Manager spot.

2013 89

Why Intern Benefits that Are Better than Real Money

Blogging4jobs

Nestle Purina has a massive internship program that seeks out top students, but being based in St. Louis provides a challenge for them to be as attractive as possible to students. Download InternMatch’s free e-book on everything internships. Do it! .