Google Lists America’s Most Misspelled Words: Wisconsin’s is Surprising

Evil HR Lady

To read the entire list, click here: Google Lists America’s Most Misspelled Words: Wisconsin’s is Surprising. The post Google Lists America’s Most Misspelled Words: Wisconsin’s is Surprising appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

What the Wisconsin protests mean for your career

Cube Rules

Wisconsin has seen protests over a so-called budget repair bill from the Governor that have not happened since the Vietnam war. Cube Rules Commentary business network employment security job performance Job Search job security Wisconsin Wisconsin protestsphoto credit: BlueRobot.

FOXCONN & APPLE - Will The Suicide Nets Be Shipped to Wisconsin?

HR Capitalist

For politics in Wisconsin, it's going to be a visible reminder that pays dividends in 2020 - Trump won Wisconsin by a narrow margin of 47.2% You think commercials with a new Apple factory as the reminder aren't going to run on the hour in Wisconsin in 2020? Did you hear the news?

Flipside Crypto’s Balter Talks Uber, #MeToo, Cryptocurrencies

Imarticus Learning

The past year was a turbulent one for the tech industry. There was a new controversy seemingly every week, whether it was Uber’s myriad scandals ; more personal data breaches ; Russia’s use of social media and other online platforms to try and influence U.S.

The HR Capitalist: Wisconsin SHRM Presentation: They're Ignoring.

HR Capitalist

Jobacle Radio Interview: Quitting Your Job


Last week I was invited to be a guest on At Issue with Ben Merens which is heard in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Iowa on Wisconsin Public Radio. The topic was 16 signs it's time to quit your job. The show featured an in-depth chat about how to know it's time to go and tips to set up a plan to leave a job. I had a blast fielding questions from listeners and hope to do it again in the future. I hope you'll take a listen below. Career Advice quitting your job

Seventh Circuit Court Says Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Class

Evil HR Lady

The Supreme Court has not yet ruled on this, so the ruling only technically applies to people within the states of Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin, but you should pay attention regardless of where you live. The Seventh Circuit court issued a landmark ruling that stated that sexual orientation falls under “race, color, religion, sex, or national origin” in Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.

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InfoGraphic: Portrait of a Linkedin User

Resume Bear

Wayne is a Certified Public Accountant and received a BBA from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and an MBA from Marquette University. He is an owner of M&M Office Interiors in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, and resides in suburban Milwaukee.

Evaluating your task management system in a time of crisis

Cube Rules

When I went to visit my Mom in the hospital in Arizona in April, I flew in on Saturday and left on Tuesday morning at 4 AM to fly back to my home in Wisconsin. She was supposed to move from Arizona to Wisconsin (she is what we call a snow bird here in Wisconsin) and it quickly became clear that she would be fortunate to make it out of the hospital, much less back to Wisconsin. photo: dennisreimann.

Your Leadership Team Wants Hires Only From Elite Schools - They're Wrong.

HR Capitalist

As it turns out, a lot of gold comes from schools like Kennesaw State or Wisconsin-Milwaukee. . . It's a dance as old as time itself. Your leadership team has opinions on talent - which is good. They're interested. That's a positive.

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Four of America’s Favorite Organic Restaurants

Ms. Career Girl

Urban Beets Cafe & Juicery : Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This article was originally published on WakingUpWild. T raveling doesn’t mean you have to take a break from your healthy lifestyle.

Recruiters: I am not responsible for your tracking database

Cube Rules

Long story short, we moved from Seattle, WA, to Wisconsin in December, 2009, and she is happily employed here and I’ve got a consulting gig as well. About a contract position in — you guessed it — Seattle, WA, while we’re now living in Wisconsin.

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Should the Work Tools We Use (Like LinkedIn) Be Clean of Politics?

HR Capitalist

Notification to my smart phone hits at that exact time - Clinton team agrees to participate in Wisconsin recount. There I was. Just working a little bit on a Saturday over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Family is in bed. I'm up, no harm, no foul. I click over to LinkedIn for some research.

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Serendipity Saturday, November 23, 2013

Cube Rules

It’s the first weekend of REALLY cold weather here in Wisconsin. Here’s that chilly fall look. And for what I’ve been reading on careers and jobs this week, take a look below the picture. photo: Richard Hurd. And here’s what I’ve saved to share with you this week: 3 Ways Stacked Ranking in Performance Management Screws Your Company. How to cope with noisy distractions in the office. Yeah, headphones help, but it’s not the answer.

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Moving doesn’t solve all your problems but I moved anyway

Penelope Trunk

And anyway we have to maintain Wisconsin citizenship because the homeschooling laws in Pennsylvania fixate on curriculum which would probably put my kids back in kindergarten. In Wisconsin we live among the Amish.

2016 93

7 Ways To Get Back On Track

Ms. Career Girl

Gently wiggling my toes, I let the cool Wisconsin grass massage my swollen feet. The post 7 Ways To Get Back On Track appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I wrote this post on the flight home from WI to FL, two days after finishing the Chicago half marathon.

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“Directed by my employer to discriminate; what can I do?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Milwaukee, Wisconsin . The Wisconsin Equal Rights Division (part of the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development) is the state agency that can help you. They have a Milwaukee office at 819 North Sixth Street, Room 723, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203. The Milwaukee District Office of the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) has an office at 310 West Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 800, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203-2292.

Wanted: 8,400+ Job Seekers For Positions Across The United States

Resume Bear

Approximately 3,600 customer service positions will be based out of Melbourne, Florida, Eau Claire, Wisconsin and Brunswick, Georgia.

2010 Working Mother 100 Best Companies | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 2010 Working Mother 100 Best Companies This year marks the 25th anniversary of Working Mother Magazine’s Best Companies List. Here are this year’s top 10.

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Goodbye, Mom

Cube Rules

From December to April, Kate and I spent most of our non-working time figuring out how to get Mom, a “snow bird” who lives in Wisconsin in the summer and Arizona in the winter, into a facility that could provide her support while still not robbing her of independent living. Kate, my stepson, brother-in-law and I — my immediate family — then headed out on vacation to a house on a lake with no one else except the 40-million mosquitoes that inhabit Wisconsin this year.

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A Story of Inspiration and Hope

The Job Quest

That class led to more classes , with Bill completing a Human Services Certificate program from Louisiana State University and earning 12 business administration credits from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

2011 165

How To Dig Out Of Credit Card Debt

Ms. Career Girl

The post How To Dig Out Of Credit Card Debt appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Ten years ago I was thousands of dollars in credit card debt and it was getting worse by the month. Spoiler alert: I not only got out from under it, I started building my savings. Here’s how.

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This Week’s Good News in the #Workplace


Unico adding up to 175 jobs in Caledonia, Wisconsin : Company designs and makes innovative motion control solutions for variety of industries. Each week Blogging4Jobs is bringing you good news courtesy of JustGOODNews.BIZ.

2014 91

How Not To Talk About Diversity/Inclusion - If you Want to Actually Recruit Diverse Candidates

HR Capitalist

We know we can't cure the world," Feigin told the Rotary Club of Madison, according to the Wisconsin State Journal on Sept. Most of us have work to do related to optimizing the diversity/inclusion that exists in our organization.

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.

2015 93

“How can I prevent being blamed for misconduct by former colleagues?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Milwaukee, Wisconsin. What you describe is punishable in Wisconsin by imprisonment for up to 3 years and 6 months, plus a fine of $10,000. This is what Wisconsin State Laws Chapter 943.205 says: “Whoever with intent to deprive or withhold from the owner thereof the control of a trade secret, or with intent to appropriate a trade secret to his or her own use or the use of another not the owner, and without authority of the owner. Wisconsin State Laws Chapter 939.50

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Why Stellar Employees Sell Themselves Short in the Job Search

The Job Quest

I realize that other parts of the country (including Wisconsin, where I live) were hit harder than the southern states, but consider: This is Alabama.

2014 161

World’s Largest Strike Happened Last Week in India


Movements like Fight for Fifteen , which fights to raise the minimum wage to $15/hour and has organized multiple strikes, and ongoing battles between government and unions in Wisconsin and elsewhere, have become increasingly common in the last few years. An estimated 150 to 180 million workers went on strike in India on September 2 for 24 hours.

2016 106

My son was accepted to Juilliard!

Penelope Trunk

” When he was eleven, and I told people we were moving from Wisconsin to Pennsylvania to take lessons with Amy Barston, nearly everyone in the cello community said, “That’s a great idea.” This is my son on registration day at Juilliard. We are so excited.

2017 110

My 12-year-old son just told me he’s gay. How can I help him?

Penelope Trunk

Outside of where we used to live, in very rural Wisconsin, I didn’t think I knew anyone who would care one way or the other if someone is gay. That’s the phrase I searched last December. All the time.

2018 92

It only takes 15 minutes to do 99% of the things you want to accomplish

Penelope Trunk

So I am posting all the pictures of our move from Wisconsin to Pennsylvania. To figure out whether or not you really want to meet a goal you’re not meeting, clear fifteen minutes a day in your calendar.

2018 73

The ultimate answer to balancing your work and life

Cube Rules

All because my niece can come to Wisconsin from Texas and Kate and I could see her and her husband. Then take that opportunity and extend our stay in northeastern Wisconsin to spend some time in Door County for a gorgeously long weekend. photo credit: liber.

2011 130

Hiring our Veterans, An Update on Armed Forces Week!


In January I partnered with Staff Sergeant, Jeffrey Baldovin form WERC (Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection) to bring you 7 reasons why you should hire a veteran. Jen Ray Fun Fact: My 2014 personal goal was to meet the Governor of Wisconsin.

“If an agency introduces me to an employer, can I take a different job directly with the employer?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Green Bay, Wisconsin. Though I’m not licensed to practice law in Wisconsin, these are my thoughts: . Question : I accepted a position through a temp agency and the same employer the temp agency is working for wants to hire me directly for a different position. I have not been given a start date by the temp agency.

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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!

15 Best Inpsirational Tweets From @coachkwisdom #SHRM15 Keynote


Coach K talking about beating Wisconsin. The SHRM 2015 Conference officially kicked off a few moments ago with Coach Mike Krzyzewski discussing leading others, inspiration and developing talent to create a winning team.

2015 115

Is the Season of Your Career Reflected in Your Resume?

The Job Quest

But it’s not exactly normal to have such warm weather this early in the year (not in Wisconsin, anyway). We are only in March, and already we have busted out the shorts and sandals in the Cooley household.

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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!

Staples Says Telecommuters are Happier and Healthier

Telecommuting Journal

Fonner (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) and Michael E. I know, personally, that I’m happier as a telecommuter than I ever was working in the traditional, commuting work force. But it’s nice to see another survey confirming what I already know. Staples, one of my favorite stores since they cater to home office customers like me, notes that 86% of telecommuters say they’re more productive in their home office.

Looking for a Job While Needing a Work Visa

The Job Quest

In 2005 she was given the state of Wisconsin Bar Association Gordon Synikin Award for Excellence in Service and the Dane County Bar Association Individual Pro Bono Award. A reader asks: “I am presently in the process of obtaining a spousal immigrant visa from Canada to the U.S.

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