Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Greensboro, Vermont. “These days everyone is taking data from the cloud. and putting it on their tablets. Isn’t that what Moses did?” ” – Unknown. Sure is, and he shared “the message” with all of us.

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Three Inspirational Women You Should Know About

Ms. Career Girl

She served 3 terms as Vermont’s first female governor, from 1985-1991. Throughout history, brave women broke with convention, taking on roles deemed ‘inappropriate’ for their time or culture. Many of their names have been lost.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

of Colchester, Vermont, who says that we are her favorite blogsite. “It is the heart that does the giving. The fingers only let go.” ” – African Proverb. Whether it is a check to a favored charity or a good deed for a child in need, it all comes from the heart.

2017 130

New Study On Automation: Is Your Job At Risk?

Ms. Career Girl

She’s based out of Raleigh, but was born in Southern California and raised in Vermont. There’s no doubt that technology is constantly becoming more advanced and more efficient — and most of the time this is welcomed. However, it does pose a risk for people in certain jobs.

2018 141

Face-to-Face Networking

Careers Done Write

” Did you enjoy your trip to Vermont?” Face-to-face networking may be one of the most detested phrases a career professional can hear. You mean I have to talk to strangers in person? Can’t I just email them? Isn’t it enough if I like their posts on LinkedIn ?

6 Reasons To Consider A Career In Financial Services

Career Realism

In New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont, a close-knit team of financial representatives and advisors have come together to create a work environment and professional opportunity that breaks the mold. 6 Reasons To Consider A Career In Financial Services. CAREEREALISM.

2016 82

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. 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.

Friday’s Feedback

Sklover Working Wisdom

Brattleboro, Vermont. Note : From Colorado comes this good news that, once again, the simple, positive, and mindful way of participating in the employment relation – what we call “working wisdom” – is the best, and good for all concerned: . Alan, Thank you for sharing your wisdom!

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Get the VIP Treatment at #SHRM15 with Our Conference Party Guide


Make sure to download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas and the SHRM Annual Conference Whitepaper while you’re waiting for the VIP Party Guide to launch! . Get the Inside Scoop at the SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas!

Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

These stares are: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Oregon, Washington, and Vermont. Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. While it might seem unfair, more employers are looking at their prospective employees’ credit history. Not only does this have the unfair feel to it, the practice creates a barrier to job seekers that have been unemployed during the economic downturn.

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2013 Holiday Season Pay Practices

Resume Bear

Prince received her law degree from Vermont Law School. The infographic below highlights survey findings for 2013 Holiday Season pay practices. Also listed below are the rules for bonuses and gift cards related to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), payroll taxes and withholding.

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Download our 2015 Guide to Las Vegas & the SHRM Annual Conf #SHRM15


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!

an employee punched a manager who didn’t approve her day off, getting out of a training session, and more

Ask A Manager

The move to the NYC office is not feasible: it would be multi-state (I live in Vermont), require selling my home, and I wouldn’t even receive retirement benefits because the employer says they can’t afford to pay the fees for an employee plan — they rely on the “we’re a small business” argument. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. An employee punched a manager who didn’t approve her day off. A incident of violence happened at my office.

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Workers Compensation Bureau and Resources by State


VermontVermont Department of Labor Workers Compensation . Workers Compensation Definition.

Get the VIP Treatment with our #SHRM16 Party List


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.

2016 63

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


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.

5 ‘Reality Check’ Questions To Ask Yourself About Your Dream Business

Career Realism

Maybe you’ve got the TV ideals in mind, like the bar in “Cheers” — “Where everybody knows your name” — or the little Vermont inn that Bob Newhart called home for years.

2014 81

Learn Everything You Need to Know about Las Vegas & #SHRM15


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!

Measuring Job Hunt Success: The Unsolicited Call

The Job Quest

Steve is a Tau Beta Pi engineer from the University of Vermont (there is no such thing as a former Engineer, Marine or Jesuit) with his graduate degree in Industrial/ Organizational Psychology from Hofstra University.

2012 154

“Bonus Disappointing? – Here’s How to Respond”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Then, in May, his territory was adjusted by taking away Connecticut and adding Vermont. Then, in May, his territory was adjusted by taking away Connecticut and adding Vermont. “When you permit disappointment to fester in your soul, it often leads to discouragement.”. Joyce Meyer. ACTUAL “CASE HISTORIES ” : Brandon, 42, was a Software Sales Manager for a large software firm headquartered in St. Louis.

2015 100

Poor Credit Can Stop Your Career Dead In Its Tracks

Corn on the Job

If you live in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont, or Washington, employers are limited or outright prohibited from using your credit report in a hiring decision.

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“Good Guidance for New Graduates”

Sklover Working Wisdom

As Emerson wrote, “A sturdy lad from New Hampshire or Vermont who in turn tries all the professions, who teams it, farms it, peddles, keeps a school, preaches, edits a newspaper, goes to Congress, buys a township, and so forth, in successive years, and always like a cat falls on his feet, is worth a hundred of these city dolls.” . Four Very Wise Thoughts. “It’s It’s hot. Good luck. Good bye.”. Graduation Speech by School Board President. at outdoor graduation on extremely hot day.

2014 100

“Recording Conversations with Your Boss or HR” What You Need to Know

Sklover Working Wisdom

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakato, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. .

2014 146

Losing a Loved One

Learning Voyager

But in her early twenties, she left New Jersey, first to Vermont, then to the Northwest, to find herself and create a new life. Here We Are. Now What? Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.

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