Do Your Company Values Match What Employees Want? Or How They Perform?

HR Capitalist

In Tampa today speaking to HR Tampa (aptly named!). Holla if you're in Tampa today Topic is company values. Questions are the following: Are the company values you put on the wall and in the brochure believable to your employees given their experience with your company? Do they match what truly drives improved results in your business? Here's what we'll be talking about. Below is a dual list of 10 common values found in a meta-analysis of company value statements.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

This quote was submitted by our BlogFriend Cary of West Tampa, Florida. “Don’t give up before the magic happens.”. Fannie Flagg. Recently a friend told me that his daughter was “thisclose” to quitting her job. It seemed to be overwhelming, futile, and beyond exhausting. He urged her to simply hang in there, even if it was just by her fingertips, and even if it meant just going through the motions on a day-by-day basis.

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The Worst Thing That Can Happen to Your Job Search?

Competitive Resumes

When I lived in Tampa, I watched the Buccaneers go 0-14 in a season. That’s okay: When you talk to Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans, they remember winning the Super Bowl, not the winless season. When I lived in Tampa, I watched the Buccaneers go 0-14 in a season. That’s okay: When you talk to Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans, they remember winning the Super Bowl, not the winless season.

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The Top Cities in America for Women in Business

Ms. Career Girl

In second place came Tampa, FL, and our nation’s capital, Washington, D.C., Tampa, one of the largest cities in the Sunshine State, managed to bag second place by having a combination of a high percentage of women-owned businesses (22%) and women business executives (31%), followed by a small wage gap between women and men (13%). The number of women in executive roles and women-owned businesses has steadily risen over the last decade, with more than 9.4

Résumé Help - Technical Operations Professional

Careers Done Write

One of the worst mistakes that Joanna has made is listing her college experience at the University of South Florida as being located in Tampa, LA. Tampa is in FL, not LA. Today’s résumé is that of an IT Operations professional with mixed experience doing a combination of project management, program management, and engineering. The first challenge this résumé has is the poor use of space.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Tampa, Florida. “A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kickboxing.” ” – Emo Philips. At first thought, this seems a comical comment on the limits of computers. But the joke is no longer funny. Today, computers are not only designing and building cars, but combined with robotics and artificial intelligence, they are also beginning to drive those cars. Add to that list picking crops, cleaning homes, and serving as companions.

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4 Essential Steps To Take When An Injury Happens In The Workplace

Jobacle

For example, you can hire a Tampa injury lawyer that will provide your employee with guidance and discuss their rights based on the incident. An estimated 2.3 million workers succumb to work-related injuries each year, according to the International Labour Organization. This equates to an average of over 6,000 casualties a day. Whether you’re a manager or an employee, you will want to know what to do when an incident happens in the workplace.

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4 Ways to Find Passionate Talent

Career Alley

Rich resides in Tampa, FL, where he enjoys all that the area has to offer, including rooting on the Bucs, Bolts and Rays. In the movie Serendipity , Dean says to Jonathan: “You know the Greeks didn’t write obituaries. They only asked one question after a man dies: ‘Did he have passion?’”. In my experience as a hiring manager, I look for individuals who possess passion for their work.

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When Should You Use a Hybrid Résumé Format?

Careers Done Write

JH, Tampa, FL. Dear Deb, Q. You mentioned at one of your recent webinars that there is a hybrid résumé format that can be very effective. I was wondering if you can further explain the benefits of a hybrid résumé and provide a more detailed explanation of when and how to use one. - A hybrid résumé is a great way to highlight some of your functional experience and achievements while still providing a detailed chronological history.

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3 Easy Ways to Prepare Your Social Media for a Job Interview

Career Alley

Brittney Sheffield is a freelance writer for Incepture , a Florida-based staffing agency serving Tampa, Orlando, Miami and Jacksonville. When I started to job search in college I knew I needed to have my resume and portfolio in perfect condition. What I didn’t realize is that it’s not uncommon for an employer to do a Google search of a candidate before they even look at the applicant’s resume.

The Importance of the Inclusion Discussion to Free Everyone

Competitive Resumes

The four of us drove on Sunday from Tampa to Miami. But my struggle wouldn’t be one that has a story behind it: •I came to Tampa, Florida in 1973 in the middle of desegregation. Uncomfortable talking about “Diversity and Inclusion?” ” I might be able to ease the pain just a little. The University of South Florida was not the melting pot of people I was hoping for, but I did have friends of many races and backgrounds.

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace

Workology

New Bristol-Myers Squibb facility brings 579 jobs to Tampa, Florida : Gov. 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. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays we’re bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies. Whether this be that they’re hiring a large new workforce or doing good in the world.

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New Civilian Internships Available for Military Service Personnel at the End of Military Service

Workology

US Special Operations Command (“USSOCOM”) (headquartered in Tampa, Florida) has created the “Care Coalition,” a program dedicated to transitioning wounded or medically eligible veterans to civilian jobs under recent amendments to the Wounded Warrior Assistance Act.

Ask Deb - Should I Send a Thank You Note to the Person Who Interviewed Me?

Careers Done Write

PZ, Tampa, FL. Dear Deb, Q. I am in the IT space and just came back from a job interview that I was sent on by a recruiter. What is the proper etiquette with regards to sending thank you notes in a 3 month contract situation? I didn’t think to get the interviewer’s business card, so I don’t even have his information. I would be interested in hearing your thoughts on this. Should you send a cover letter? I would say unequivocally YES.

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Why Is This Manager Riding Your ### In The (NFL) Workplace?

The HR Capitalist

note - Williams is in Cleveland this year and Hard Knocks is in Tampa, where I just saw them cut a kicker they wasted a draft pick on two years ago.). Capitalist Note: Please make it stop. This slow season on the sports front is killing me. Can football go ahead and get here so we have some meaningful programming? No, baseball doesn't count - sorry - at either the pro level or the Little League World Series level.

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Ask Deb - Should I Send a Thank You Note?

Careers Done Write

PZ, Tampa, FL. Dear Deb, Q. I am in the IT space and just came back from a job interview that I was sent on by a recruiter. What is the proper etiquette with regards to sending thank you notes in a 3 month contract situation? I didn’t think to get the interviewer’s business card, so I don’t even have his information. I would be interested in hearing your thoughts on this. Should you send a cover letter? I would say unequivocally YES.

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Freelancer.com Has Acquired vWorker

Telecommuting Journal

Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, vWorker has over 2.5 I received an email yesterday me know that Freelancer.com has been acquired by vWorker. I’d never even heard of vWorker, though I have heard of RentACoder. Here’s what the letter from Matt Barrie, Freelancer’s CEO, said: Freelancer.com is proud to announce that we have just acquired vWorker! million enterprise and professional users from around the world, who have been paid over US$139 million through the site from 1.3

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Evan Longoria Reminds Us To Finish The Job Hunt Strong

Competitive Resumes

I am a Yankee and Met fan first, but I like the Tampa Bay Ray too. Tweet It doesn’t matter if you barely make it, as long as you win, you’ve made it. No one barely gets the job. Your pay will reflect that you did the job. Evan Longoria’s home run went over the shortest part of the field last night. The left field fence is 315 feet, and Evan’s home run was probably 317 feet. Despite the length of the home run, it was worth one run.

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

HR Capitalist

Here's what the header of the email looks like: - Message - From: __ Brown Date: Thu, Oct 6, 2011 at 4:25 PM Subject: EEOC sues AT&T in Puerto Rico and Capri Home Care in Tampa To: hrcapitalist@gmail.com. You ever get added to a mailing list and wonder how you got on it? Of course you have. . Here's an interesting one - I've been added to the EEOC's marketing list, which I suppose shouldn't suprise me since I'm an HR Blogger.

I don’t like the restrictions on my severance, employer is changing pay rate every week, and more

Ask A Manager

My partner was approached about a job in Tampa (we currently live in Atlanta). Also, we both have family in Tampa, so the plan was to relocate there, eventually. I don’t want to make her nervous and make her feel that I am a flight risk, but I also don’t want it to seem like I just want to move to Tampa for no significant reason. Don’t mention Tampa. It’s five short answers to five short questions. Here we go….

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Cat Chow Contest: This Dream Job Is the Cats Meow - Jobacle.com.

Jobacle

Several PetSmart stores will be holding casting calls, including locations in Phoenix, Boston, Tampa, Minneapolis and San Francisco.

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“What’s better – asking for more severance without an attorney, or with one?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

If you’re in that category of people who would rather use an attorney for severance negotiating, and wish to obtain the names and contact information for five or more experienced employment attorneys in the Tampa – St. Question : Before signing the severance agreement, will an employer be more likely to give additional severance requests if the employee tried to negotiate on their own, or through an attorney? Petersburg, Florida. Answer : Dear N.W.:

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How to Find Or Be Passionate Talent [4 Ways]

The Undercover Recruiter

Rich resides in Tampa, FL, where he enjoys all that the area has to offer, including rooting on the Bucs, Bolts and Rays. In the movie Serendipity , Dean says to Jonathan: “You know the Greeks didn’t write obituaries. They only asked one question after a man dies: ‘Did he have passion?’”. In my experience as a hiring manager, I look for individuals who possess passion for their work.

Hard Work And Ambition Are Rewarded At Drift

Career Realism

Drift has offices in Boston, San Francisco, Seattle, and will soon open an office in Tampa. Drift is the fastest-growing technology company in Boston, but it remains committed to fostering a company culture of openness and teamwork. On the surface, that may not seem like an easy task for the conversational marketing platform that has gone from 82 employees to 300 in 18 months, and could be up to 475 employees by the end of 2020.

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What Industry and Where You Live Helps in Finding a Job!

Resume Bear

Whereas we’re seeing growth in Tampa in Web developer and more technical IT positions like network and system administrators.”. Much like the uneven recovery that is slowly pulling the U.S. economy out of a deep recession, your chances of finding job depend a lot on where you live and what industry you’re hoping to work for. The patchy pace of job creation is reflected in the latest jobs data.

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Top Tips for quickly improving your CV

Mildred Talabi

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Simon Cruz is a former marketer and full-time recruitment agent, based in Tampa, Florida. Your CV is one document you’re going to need to pay special attention to throughout your working life and there’s always something new to learn about improving it. In this sponsored guest post, recruitment agent, Simon Cruz, offers his top tips for quickly improving your CV. GUEST POST BY SIMON CRUZ.

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“What is a change of control for vesting purposes?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Tampa, Florida. Question: There is a clause in my employment contract that says “Upon any ‘significant’ change of control event, all awarded share options will vest at that time.” I was hired in April, in September the Founders were ousted in a coup by investors, new management came in, and the new management wanted me out. . I was laid off in January, after I helped who turned out to be my replacement get up to speed. .

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Business on the Fly With Mobile Tech

Workology

It was just last week that I was traveling near Tampa, Florida, and posted to my social networks (Twitter and Facebook) asking my friends and followers for recommendations or suggestions for dinner in the area. Mobile not social media in my opinion is the biggest shift since the Industrial Revolution. With mobile technologies (including social media) you are truly never alone. And since 63.2

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Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador.

Telecommuting Journal

Louis, MO Tampa, St. Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador. December 22, 2008 · 1 comment I took my kids to the Aspen Art Museum on Mill Street today. We entered through the main entrance, saw the reception area (the receptionist was on the phone), viewed a Doug Aitken exhibit on the 1st floor, and viewed a Karen Kilmnik exhibit on the 2nd floor.

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Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador.

Telecommuting Journal

Louis, MO Tampa, St. Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Like to Take Pics? Become an EveryScape Ambassador. December 22, 2008 · 1 comment I took my kids to the Aspen Art Museum on Mill Street today. We entered through the main entrance, saw the reception area (the receptionist was on the phone), viewed a Doug Aitken exhibit on the 1st floor, and viewed a Karen Kilmnik exhibit on the 2nd floor.

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Job Search strategies that result in connections, not attempts

Competitive Resumes

From 1976-77, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost 26 regular games in a row before winning a regular season game. The Voice Of Job Seekers.from the page of an empathetic resume writer. Feed List Posts RSS 2.0 Comments RSS 2.0 The Voice of The Job Seeker Blog. Today’s job seeker must manage more than his or her résumé, cover letter, references on web job boards.

2010 100

Tired Of The Same Old Same Old? Try A Franchise!

Career Realism

That’s what happened to Dennis Clouser, of Tampa, Fla., Are you cruising along in a job that you can do with your eyes closed, maybe even with your hands tied behind your back? Everything is humming, and your industry seems solid. RELATED : Need some career advice? Watch these tutorials! Then, bam! Something happens that shatters all your old assumptions and you start to wonder, what are my options? who, as a mechanical engineer, had spent 30 years in the electrical connector industry.

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FTC Cracks Down on Con Artists Who Target Jobless Americans

Telecommuting Journal

District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division. link] The FTC would like to acknowledge the assistance of: AARP’s Legal Counsel for the Elderly; United States Postal Inspection Service, Tampa Field Office; Better Business Bureaus of Southern Arizona, West Florida, New Jersey, the Southland (Southern California), and Coastal, Central, & Southwest Texas; U.S.

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Introducing the TruFocus Cover Letter Template | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

Still looking hard for Suncoast of FL, Tampa, Sarasota area positions, accounting, consulting, Loss Ascertainment, Prevention, Employee and facility saftey, security and work place violence prevention and resolution. Still looking hard for Suncoast of FL, Tampa, Sarasota area positions, accounting, consulting, Loss Ascertainment, Prevention, Employee and facility saftey, security and work place violence prevention and resolution.

Why Your Network Isn’t Going To Help You

Career Realism

When I met my new race car driver acquaintance, two weeks after our first meeting I drove all four hours from Tampa to Miami, and told him I just happened to be in town for work; I asked if he’d like to go have lunch.

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HRC JOB OF THE MONTH: Sr. Director of HR (North America) - MASONITE INTERNATIONAL

HR Capitalist

This role will be a member of the Masonite HR leadership team, located in balmy Tampa (stay warm, my friends) and reporting directly to Masonite’s SVP of Human Resources, with close interaction with multiple line of business owners within the company. Some of you probably know that my role at Kinetix is primarily focused on recruiting, and at times I help recruit great HR leaders and professionals for Kinetix clients. I love that part of my job.

Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

But when I visit other places, (Salt Lake City and Jacksonville & Tampa Bay areas of FL), I think the places are dull and full of uninteresting people. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Test: Is your life happy or interesting? Posted to: Fulfillment February 16th, 2010 Del.icio.us

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