JPMorgan Chase Buys Washington Mutual | Cube Rules

Cube Rules

JPMorgan Chase Buys Washington Mutual Written by Scot Herrick on September 26, 2008 in Cube Rules Commentary 3 Comments - Leave a comment! Could I do an interview on JPMorgan’s purchase of Washington Mutual ([link] NULL.kirotv NULL.html) ? All technology systems will get converted to Chase’s systems.

Baby Boomers and Digital Technology

Boomers Next Step

This informative Powerpoint was presented by Lee Rainie at the Boomers Business Summit in Washington DC, March 28 2012. Baby Boomers and Digital Technology from Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project. Featured Technology


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Choosing the right career? You'll need technology skills.

Career Key

I was honored to be invited to last week's Workforce Readiness Forum at Microsoft in Redmond, Washington. The forum focused on the shortage of technology skilled workers in the next ten to twenty years and the partnerships needed to address it. Among the forum's discussion topics: We have a serious problem in a shortage of technology skilled workers for not just employers like Microsoft, but those in manufacturing and services.

2007 100

9 Tips to Transition into the Technical Sales Arena

Career Makeover Coach

If you can’t connect with a real decision-maker to whom you would personally present your value, then you’re not ready for a technology sales career transition. Bell III, Senior Partner of ChrisBell3rd & Company LLC, is highly sought after as a technology sales hunter, business development specialist, and high-octane professional speaker. Your advice is soundgiven the world of sales in the technological and business development fields.

2010 149

Five reasons why China will rule tech - Computerworld

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Blog powered by TypePad Member since 06/2005 « Temp to Perm | Main | Start your own Temporary help firm, » Friday, July 09, 2010 Five reasons why China will rule tech - Computerworld Computerworld - WASHINGTON -- China's focus on science and technology is relentless, and it's occurring at all levels of its society. firms to transfer their technology. firms to transfer their technology.

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Are You Managing Data Responsibly?

Water Cooler Wisdom

New AI-driven health tracking technologies are being used by organizations to curtail the spread of the coronavirus by monitoring and recording patrons’ and employees’ temperatures and locations to determine whether they may be a high-risk of spreading the disease. Technology. Companies, like real estate management or security firms, can use this technology to streamline safety enforcement in an effort to keep transmission rates low.

2020 40

Download Your 2015 Guide Las Vegas for #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


The most anticipated guide filled with nuggets of wisdom, insights, where to go and what to do in Las Vegas during the HR Technology Conference. This guide is filled with information about cabbing it in Vegas, shows to see, restaurants to enjoy and what to do when you aren’t at the HR Technology Conference. A daily guide during the HR Technology Conference, learning the who, what, when, where, and parties happening each day right before your day starts.

Career Advice For Surviving Automation In The Workplace

Career Realism

A report earlier this year by Washington-based think tank Brookings Institution indicates that roughly 36 million Americans hold jobs with "high exposure" to automation — meaning at least 70 percent of their tasks could soon be performed by machines using current technology. Take Advantage Of All Relevant Upskill Opportunities via GIPHY No matter what advancements are made in robot technology there are certain human skills that can never be replaced.

2019 61

Justice Department Sues Nation's Largest Mortgage Insurance.


WASHINGTON – The Justice Department announced today that it has sued the Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation (MGIC), the nation’s largest mortgage insurance company, and two of its underwriters, Elgina Cunningham and Kelly Kane, for violating the Fair Housing Act by discriminating against women on paid maternity leave. » DOL Recovers back wages from two Technology companies for their Information Technology H-1B workers MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- SVK Systems Inc.

Brazen Careerist opens an office in DC | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Brazen Careerist is opening offices in Washington, DC. Here is a fun video my company made regarding HR Technology. Posted by ann hooker on October 10, 2010 at 5:23 pm | permalink | Reply >Brazen Careerist is opening offices in Washington, DC. Is this your first time here?

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Who's Hiring in the Top IT Companies – Vol 1

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « While I’m on Vacation College Grad, Job Bound, Late Summer Job Search Vol 1 » Who’s Hiring in the Top IT Companies – Vol 1 “ There are only two industries that refer to their customers as ‘users’. ” – Edward Tufte I’ve worked in partnership with a number of the larger technology companies.

2010 207

Talent Assembly as Recruitment 2.0

Water Cooler Wisdom

But due to a combination of demographic shifts and technology advances, the recruitment role has become exponentially more complicated. The Washington Post Talent Network, which is part social network and part job board, was designed to give Post editors an easy way to solicit and hire external writers for blogs, breaking news, and long features across a variety of departments. For most of recruiting’s history, in some ways all jobs were created equal.

2019 40

Bill Humbert – [Video Interview]

Boomers Next Step

Bill Humbert of, a Washington, DC native, is a graduate of Assumption College in Worcester, MA. Over the years other former clients have included The Washington Post, Comsat Labs, USF&G Insurance, Geico Insurance, CSX Technology, Telegroup, LeFebure, Intermec [.]. He has been a professional recruiter since 1981. In 1981, MCI Telecommunications was his first client.

Why the World's Productivity is Slowing Down

Water Cooler Wisdom

While skimming the paper of my youth, the  Washington Post , I came across the intriguing headline: Productivity mysteriously goes bust. Finally, there is globalization, which means that more companies and laboratories — in China, India, Brazil and other “emerging markets” — are adding to scientific and technological knowledge. In other words, the pace of technological progress has decelerated.

2015 54

Quantum Computing Takes Center Stage

Water Cooler Wisdom

The Washington Post nicely summed up the reaction to his unexpected explanation of quantum computing: “A bit of genius,” rhapsodized New York  magazine , while Gizmodo’s  headline said , “Everyone Should Be Able to Explain Quantum Computing Like Justin Trudeau.” Life in the 21st Century TechnologyNew Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made headlines recently when he explained quantum computing during a press event.

2016 40

Covid-19 Pandemic Anxiety – Time For Some Inspiring Reading!

Ms. Career Girl

From Brooklyn to Washington D.C., Girl Decoded: A Scientist’s Quest to Reclaim Our Humanity by Bringing Emotional Intelligence to Technology. Just a few months ago, who would have imagined being asked, or required, to embrace social distancing, or shelter at home.

2020 236

Home Safety Tips for the Digital Age

Ms. Career Girl

Now, technology has completely transformed how home security is viewed and has made it more digital. These technological advancements can give you more confidence in your ability to keep your home safe.

2020 202

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., With a population of over 620,000, Baltimore is the largest city in Maryland, and benefits from being centrally located around other thriving metropolitan areas, such as New York City, Washington D.C., Almost a quarter of all jobs in the city are in Science, Technology, Maths, and Engineering sectors.

5 Hot Cities for Recent College Graduates Entering the Workforce

Career Alley

Washington D.C. Washington D.C. It also has an impressive budding technology sector. Graduating college used to nearly guarantee a key to the American middle class, and all of the bills and responsibilities that come with it. But thanks to The Great Recession, that dream is no longer the reality. Millennials who have graduated from universities since 2012 are facing long-term unemployment, an average of $29,400 in student loan debt and stagnant wages.

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Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas


GET THE INSIDE SCOOP AT THE 2015 HR TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE IN LAS VEGAS! I can’t believe are less than 2 weeks away from the 2015 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas. Yes, three events which are the HR Tech Tank, IAEWS Fall Congress and the HR Technology Conference. We’re knee deep in pre-conference content strategy for #HRTechConf where we’ll bring you the best insights into what you can expect at three different events in Vegas in one week.

2015 129

MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

We spend “left-over money” on technology gadgets, killer apps, insurance, transportation and recreation. Alternatively, how about industries producing products that have social value, like educational publishing companies such as McGraw-Hill, or food distributors like Whole Foods, or home builders like Ryan Homes, or technology companies like which has been ranked recently as one of the best places to work? SUBJECT: Work responsibly.

Top 10 Cities For New Grads

Resume Bear

Washington, DC – Public and government sector jobs are abundance in Washington, DC, yet unemployment is a little high (9.5%). As for jobs, Seattle has space for clean technology and life sciences, and is the hub for Amazon, which posted over 1,900 job ads. Home to 4,133 information technology firms, 50 digital media companies and 30 clean tech firms, low skilled workers need no apply. For those ready to graduate this spring, have you decided where you’re going to live?

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Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Career Coach in Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. Washington D.C. Blueprintgreen Career Coaching & Consulting Blueprintgreen Career Coaching & Consulting, with their slick looking website, is based in the heart of Washington, DC.

2020 52

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. In 2016, she was chosen as a top 4 finalist in the Design Entrepreneur Program at Fashion Institute of Technology. Her expertise lies in Fashion Design, Product Development, Creative Direction, Communication Design, Brand Building and Technology. .

2017 168

Green Career Tip: Growing Edge of Green Economy: Two Conferences You Need to Know about This Week

Green Career Central

They are sponsoring a conference in Washington, D.C. Here’s their description of the event: “VERGE DC brings together corporate leaders focusing on a new wave of technological change revolutionizing sustainability. A convergence of technologies for energy, buildings, information, and vehicles, which GreenBiz calls VERGE, is enabling companies to break down organizational silos, and accelerate innovation.”

2012 116

75 Things to do Online When Bored at Work

The Corporate Con/noisseur

The Washington Post – The Washington Post is one of the foremost publications in the United States. Known for their in-depth research and coverage, The Washington Post has won over 47 Pulitzer Prizes. Technology and Electronics. 75 Things to do Online When Bored at Work.

2020 52

Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List


We are just 5 short weeks away from the 2016 SHRM Annual Conference in Washington DC. I’m sure you are too which is why I’m working to bring you the best insights into what you can expect at the 2016 Annual Conference in Washington DC this year. . SHRM 2016 in Washington DC is Going to Be Legendary! INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SHRM 2016 PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS.

2016 55

New Jobs in the Social Media Industry

Resume Bear

However with the emergence of the new social media websites and ground breaking technology such as the smart phone, many different news corporations have found ways to tap into this social media gold mine. News corporations such as The Guardian and The Washington Post are creating many new jobs for online journalists. They have created applications for social media sites and smart phones and are now known as “The Guardian Online” and “The Washington Post social reader.”

Should You Move for a Job?

Career Alley

The states with no state income tax are: Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington and Wyoming. About Redfish Technology : Founded in Silicon Valley in 1996, Redfish Technology is an award-winning talent acquisition firm specializing in high tech and clean tech sectors. By Leah O’Flynn, Executive Recruiter , IT Division. Moving is a big undertaking for most folks. There are a lot of things hanging in the balance when you get an offer that requires relocation.

2013 245

Is Computer Science a Good Major?

The Corporate Con/noisseur

These companies are competing for talent against some of the biggest technology firms and are willing to match high salaries for the right individual. Is Computer Science a Good Major?

2020 52

Recruiting and Social Media for the Veteran Job Search

Competitive Resumes

She is a military spouse, educator, technology consultant, and author of Social Media and Your Job Search: Maximizing Your Network for a Successful Transition, an ebook for members of Corporate Gray. Karin presents social media workshops to transitioning military members on installations in the Washington, D.C. Karin presents social media workshops to transitioning military members on installations in the Washington, D.C. Welcome to the 2nd annual Veteran’s Day edition.

Compliance Officer: A Career in High Demand

Ms. Career Girl

As an interdisciplinary specialty, compliance calls into play skills in the areas of business, technology, law and ethics, both of individuals and of a corporate culture. Department of Labor , locations with the highest number of compliance positions are in the New York metropolitan area, the Washington, D.C. Compliance officer? What’s that? Well, it may be the most interesting job you never heard of.

20 Years Later, Much Career Advice Still Applies

Water Cooler Wisdom

In the summer of 1996 after my sophomore year of college, I started an internship at a nonprofit technology association in downtown Washington, D.C. Until that point, I’d only worked in retail and had no idea what to expect. I asked my father and a professor for advice. Remarkably, 20 years later much of that guidance still resonates. Doors open based on who you know. In the late 90s, these were physical doors rather than virtual ones, but the concept is the same.

2017 52

Telework Week & Telework Exchange Changes

Telecommuting Journal

“At USDA, we’ve made it possible for our employees to effectively perform their duties from anywhere using web-enabled technologies and mobile applications. These technologies and applications, coupled with effective telework policies and guidance, have all played a vital role in allowing USDA to increase employee satisfaction and productivity as well as securely and efficiently work with our customers outside the traditional brick and mortar office environment.

Manner Monday: What Would George Say?


I’ve always been intrigued with the fact that George Washington, at the age of 16, penned 110 Rules of Civility and Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation. Today: Take the same phrase and insert “technology device”, aka “cell phone”…wow. Every Monday Blogging4Jobs invites our resident Etiquette Expert, CareySue Vega ( @Etiquette101 ), to share tips when it comes to etiquette in the workplace during our own Manner Monday segment.

2015 105

6 Well Paying Jobs You Can Turn Into A Career

Career Alley

Careers in Mobile Technology. Byline: Brionna Kennedy is native to the Pacific Northwest, growing up in Washington, then moving down to Oregon for college. You don’t have to have a college degree to secure a job that is rewarding and profitable. But no worries, a college degree is necessity in many fields, but there are many occupations that can be turned into productive careers without schooling. If you don’t have a degree, you may want to look into these career opportunities.

2014 220

Careers Done Write and Exec Digital Announce Cross-Promotional Campaign

Careers Done Write

CareersDoneWrite offers a wide range of executive career services spanning the financial services, banking, insurance, technology, management consulting, legal, biotechnology, and academic industries. She has been featured on Fox Business News, WNYW with Brian Lehrer, and quoted in leading online, print, and trade publications, including , The Washington Post , The New York Times , The Wall Street Journal , and CNBC.

2012 119

Microsoft Announces Plan to Train Veterans for Tech Jobs

Resume Bear

The Microsoft Software & Systems Academy aims to offer America’s veterans the opportunity for new careers in the growing technology field. “American service members possess the drive, self-discipline and problem-solving skills that are essential for the technology industry,” said Microsoft Executive Vice President and General Counsel Brad Smith. military — and another, creating technologies that improve lives.”

Get Results Now Using LinkedIn [FREE Webinar]

Career Realism

Presenter: Crystal Washington, author of The Social Media Why: A Busy Professional’s Practical Guide to Using Social Media Including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+ and Blogs for Business. Companies in the USA, Africa, and Europe book Crystal Washington when they want their teams to take action online, including Hired companies including Google, Microsoft, and GE.

The Decline of Social Snooping On Candidates and the Rise of the High School LinkedIn Profile.

The HR Capitalist

Last year, for instance, Mr. Katzman’s company advised a high school senior in the Washington area to create a detailed LinkedIn profile and include a link on his application to Harvard. At one point, my advice for HR pros who were wondering about the ethics and legal exposure of digging around on candidate's social profiles was simple. Just ask what your CEO wants you to do in order to have the best line of sight on a candidate.

2016 136

Five Fulfilling Careers you can Pursue by Going to School Online

Ms. Career Girl

Learn to determine a target demographic’s preferences and shopping habits to better design and sell products, all by attending college online at a school like Daytona State College or Washington State University. It’s easy to see how studying Information Technology and taking online courses could easily go hand-in-hand. Maybe you’re a recent high-school graduate who has no interest in the traditional college experience.

2015 157

Circling Back on Corporate Speak: The History and Impact of Business Jargon

Ms. Career Girl

Technology developed “bandwidth” and “disrupt.” The Washington Post adds that business jargon can veil what speakers really mean. Degree tracks are available in management, information technology management and marketing. The post Circling Back on Corporate Speak: The History and Impact of Business Jargon appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. By Brian Neese. Transformation,” “disruption” and “millennials” topped a 2015 survey of business jargon terms workers are sick of hearing.

2017 125

Can Remote Control Robots Be an ADA Accommodation?


In an article in Geekwire, writer Alan Boyle tells us about an office in Bellevue, Washington that is experimenting with remote control robots to allow employees to telecommute but still have a presence in the office. Technology As an Accommodation. If this technology allows able bodied executives to telecommute via robot wouldn’t this work for workers that are not so able-bodied? These robots, made by Suitable Technologies , come at different price points.

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