When Someone is Rude to You, Respond Like a Mormon
Evil HR Lady
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
Utah is a reliably red state–most presidential candidates ignore Utah because no matter who is running, they are going to vote Republican. This is angering some Trump supporters, who think that Utah should have guaranteed Republican electors. But this year, a presidential candidate called E van McMullin has thrown the state into the mix. The little-known candidates, who is not even on the ballot in all 50 states, is running neck and neck with Trump and Clinton.
Are You Treating Your Employees Worse Than Zoo Animals?
Evil HR Lady
DECEMBER 18, 2015
A few years ago, I visited an amusement park in Utah , and was horrified when I rode through their animal park and saw large animals in cages with no shade and cement floors.
What is your worst video conference story?
Evil HR Lady
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
I live in Europe, the rest of my family lives in Utah and California, so the time zone problem is real. I had a video conference this morning at 5:30 am. While I tend to be a morning person, I’m not a 5:30 am kind of a morning person.
How To Write A Cover Letter That Will Get You Hired
JANUARY 29, 2014
For example: … Being a Utah native and graduate of the University of Utah, I’m very excited about the Business Administrator position with the University and the possibility of returning to my home state. Can you write a cover letter that will actually land you the job?
Bad Decisions Make for Great Stories
AUGUST 21, 2012
HR facebook workplace Mitt Romney Morman Church polygamy polygamy story salt lake city airport delays social media workplace utah polygamyTwo weeks ago I flew home from San Francisco, and had the bad luck of missing my connecting flight home in Salt Lake City.
Aerial Arts Performing: When You Work In The Air
Ms. Career Girl
JULY 26, 2016
Recently, I was privileged to experience a live performance of “Diamonds” at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. I want to develop the first theatrical Circus Performing Arts Group in Utah.
Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide
MAY 15, 2015
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MAMBA OUT: When Leaving Your Company, You Should Go Out Doing What Made You Special.
APRIL 14, 2016
And nothing embodies that quite like as his final game against the Utah Jazz. In case you missed it, professional basketball's Kobe Bryant played his last game this week (April 13, 2016). Kobe's been in decline from a skill perspective for a couple of years - and it was time for him to go.
3 LinkedIn Tips For Career Changers
MAY 20, 2013
Let’s say you live in Utah, but want to move to Dallas because there is more telecom hiring. If you keep a Utah address, and you know Utah isn’t hiring for telecom, kiss your chances of getting discovered goodbye.
This Week???s Good News in the #Workplace
AUGUST 11, 2014
Zirtual to fill 300 virtual assistant jobs in Utah : Online service will be actively hiring in Salt Lake City, Utah. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ. Companies from across the world are doing amazing things that most people dont really know about. As a part of our new Job Seeker Sundays were bringing you major news stories each week that shine a good light on companies.
Get the VIP Treatment at #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas
OCTOBER 4, 2015
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. 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. Yes, three events which are the HR Tech Tank, IAEWS Fall Congress and the HR Technology Conference.
5 Tips for Thriving in a Job Transition
APRIL 28, 2013
Some of the states with the highest rates of job growth include Utah, Nevada, Hawaii, South Carolina, and Colorado. Job transitions , whether voluntary or involuntary, can add a lot of stress to your life if you aren’t prepared for what you’re going to face.
Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State
JULY 21, 2015
Utah – Utah Labor Commission. Workers Compensation Definition.
Download Your 2015 Guide Las Vegas for #HRTechConf & #IAEWSLasVegas
OCTOBER 2, 2015
It’s arrived. 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. It’s sponsored by our friends, Talent Objects. 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.
The Original Social Network was Usenet
FEBRUARY 13, 2011
Utah (ut.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).
Swiss Saturday: Handshakes, Swimming Pools, and Annoying Foreigners
Evil HR Lady
JANUARY 14, 2017
” And it reminded me of growing up in Mormon-heavy Utah and having Mormons saying they want a religious exemption for vaccination when the LDS church has a worldwide immunization program through its charitable arm. Swiss culture has hit the news in a couple of ways this week, so I thought I’d share my experiences. Keep in mind, I can’t possibly explain all Swiss culture because I don’t get all of it, but maybe a few of the things I say will make some sense.
Colleges Offering OpenCourseWare
Resume to Referral
DECEMBER 1, 2009
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Even Entry-Level Jobs Don’t Want Me, Advice?
DECEMBER 8, 2012
& Dale : I’m a recent graduate of the University of Utah. Dear J.T. & After graduation, I moved from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas.
Say What?: A Legal Terminology Guide
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
For example, if you have an office in Pennsylvania, you most likely can’t be sued in Utah, if you don’t do business in Utah. Discovery? Deposition? Jurisdiction?
Learn Everything You Need to Know about Las Vegas & #SHRM15
JUNE 23, 2015
SHRM15 is literally within a week and if you’ve never been you’re in for a treat! This year we’ve put together another one of our ultimate guides to the conference and Las Vegas. Whether you’re going to SHRM to network or you’re going because it’s a free trip to Vegas (let’s face it, some of you reading this are thinking just that!) we have you covered!
should companies let employees use e-cigarettes at their desks?
Ask A Manager
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
So far, three states (New Jersey, North Dakota, and Utah) include e-cigarettes in their overall workplace smoking bans, and a quickly growing list of cities are banning them in public spaces and offices. A reader writes: I work in a small office where our desks are stationed together, facing each other. One of my coworkers uses e-cigarettes at her desk and the menthol vapor is very strong.
What Zenefits Teaches Us About the Limits of Disruption
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
Because Zenefits’ reps make a much smaller commission than do other insurance sales people, lawyers for established Utah insurance firms argued that Zenefits’ business model – free software, competitive fees for purchasing services – fell under banned rebate behaviour.
This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace
MARCH 2, 2014
Jive Communications expands, adds jobs in Utah County : The business-level VoIP hosting company will add 570 new jobs. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGoodNews.biz.
To Make a World of Gold? Pay it Forward
MARCH 4, 2014
On Friday, I will drive with my children across California deserts, through Nevada and traipsing a small corner of Arizona, into Central Utah to meet and greet loved ones from near and far. Uncle Chuck – his daughter on his lap with nieces & nephews piled around him. “It’s
Lesson #1: Never Give Up
APRIL 4, 2013
She had been found as the result of calling every oncology department in Utah several times. My Yellow Brick Road: Recruiting. My first recruiting job was for a healthcare executive search firm that specialized in those “difficult-to-fill” Manager and Director level positions.
my mom says that using FMLA will prevent me from getting another job, requiring advance notice of requests to use time off, and more
Ask A Manager
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
Two years ago, my father ended a career that had us living in Hawaii and relocated for a new job in Utah. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My mom says that using FMLA will prevent me from getting another job. For financial reasons I had to tag along, and the short version is that I’m miserable.
Everyone Isn’t Doing It
AUGUST 16, 2012
He had recently moved to Las Vegas from Utah to be closer to family. There is this thing that starts to happen as you grow older. You begin to feel your own mortality, we can’t all be a Betty White , for God’s sake.
The Pressure of Being in Your Mid 20?s
Ms. Career Girl
NOVEMBER 20, 2011
Thank goodness I don’t live in Utah where the median age was 24, whew! I’m 24, living in New York City and refer to both my tiny apartment on the upper west side and my parent’s home in upstate New York as my “home.”
“After a Complaint, the Employer’s Legal Duties to Separate and Protect.”
Sklover Working Wisdom
JULY 9, 2014
Layton, Utah. Question: Dear Alan: I am a school central office administrator who wrote a formal bullying/harassment complaint to the School Board against our Superintendent. As a result, the School Board held a special meeting and unanimously decided to hire an Outside Investigator to investigate my complaint. I took sick leave for a week after filing the complaint due to stress, but now would like to return to work if possible.
The Benefits of Taking a Short Break Alone
Ms. Career Girl
MARCH 28, 2017
Utah is the perfect choice for a spring, summer, or fall short break, with guaranteed warm weather and little chance of rain. The post The Benefits of Taking a Short Break Alone appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.
My Vegas Weekend with the 8-Man Rotation (Featuring How Pro Hoops Misses On Talent - Just Like You).
JULY 21, 2014
Dante Exum was drafted 5th overall by the Utah Jazz. Went to Vegas last weekend with a few bloggers of note - Steve Boese , Lance Haun and Matt Stollak. Our destination had a nerd quality to it - The NBA Summer League, where professional basketball hopefuls convene to prove they have what it takes to be one of 450 players that play in the best hoops league in the world.
Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15
MAY 6, 2015
Over the past few weeks we’ve had numerous Facebook messages, emails, and texts into our secret club asking when we’d be launching our annual guide for the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition happening next month. If you’re headed to SHRM and you’d like all the resources necessary to make SHRM and your visit to Las Vegas a success, you’re in luck!
Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List
MAY 16, 2016
INSIDER’S GUIDE TO SHRM 2016 PARTIES & SPECIAL EVENTS. We are just 5 short weeks away from the 2016 SHRM Annual Conference in Washington DC. I’m currently working on blog content, selecting sessions and trying to develop a plan for all things #SHRM16.
A California Girl’s Courageous Solo Bike Journey
Ms. Career Girl
JUNE 11, 2016
McDonalds, I realized, would be the only option in the small mountain west town of Beaver, Utah. On my most recent road trip, I rode solo through the Four Corners, from San Francisco through Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona- a total of 2,800 miles.
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SEPTEMBER 14, 2010
She has also served as the Marketing and Public Relations Director for the 3rd largest city in Utah.
My Cousin Angela
MAY 11, 2012
It is 11:30pm and I am in a Marriott Hotel in open-sky confines of Utah. I just returned from my cousin Angela’s wedding reception. . Angela was my best friend growing up.
50 Shades of Ray (that’s me)
AUGUST 10, 2012
At 10, I rode on the back of a Harley Davidson with my father to Utah and back. I know, I know – I’m trying to gain readership because of a popular book, but sometimes you gotta go where the SEO is. I haven’t read that particular book.
50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever | JobMob
JANUARY 29, 2009
Pingback by Utah Tech Jobs : Funniest One-Line Job Descriptions — August 3, 2007 # 3 Introverted job hunting geeks best friend: IT Recruiter Comment by JR Fent — August 3, 2007 # 4 Thanks! Updates via RSS Follow on Twitter Like JobMob? 50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever Over on the Dilbert Blog, Scott Adams gave his readers an assignment : “describe your own job in one sentence, preferably in a humorously derogatory way.
Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters
MARCH 15, 2011
California Washington Nevada Utah Arizona Idaho Montana Wyoming Colorado New Mexico Oregon Alaska Hawaii Job Career HR human resources corporate recruiters executives managers management consultants headhunter staffing employers employment alumni education U.S. More popular spots where job seekers and recruiters are meeting up on LinkedIn. Not sure how or why to use LinkedIn Groups on your job search?
The Hidden Job Report
FEBRUARY 13, 2011
The hiring started on January 1 and will take place in New Mexico, Nevada, Texas, California, Utah, Colorado and Arizona.