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How Not To Behave At The Office Party

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 00:24
Outlet: Forbes - Online

...way. That means listening as much as talking, keeping your conversation on safe subjects like hobbies, movies or family and deferring to superiors. “Don't outshine people who need the spotlight, or hold some aspect of job security in your hands

Great news! Free new job book and phone help

Sat, 11/30/2013 - 23:23
Outlet: Chicago Tribune - Online

...by Career Directors International (CDI), a global association of career and resume professionals. -- The second is an offer of two days set aside for free advice from professional job-search coaches who normally work for global outplacement con

For nurses, hospital jobs harder to come by

Sat, 11/30/2013 - 09:49
Outlet: Indianapolis Star - Online, The

...programs and slash jobs. They say the pace of change is greater than at any time in recent history. So far this year, the health-care sector has announced 41,085 layoffs, the third most behind financial and industrial companies, according to ou

Holiday spending forecast murky locally, nationally

Thu, 11/28/2013 - 22:00
Outlet: Herald-Times

Nov. 29--There's no Farmers' Almanac-style way to tell if area stores are going to have a good holiday season. The beards on the clerks at the local Best Buy don't get thicker when customers are about to turn a cold shoulder toward expensive TVs.

Free job advice nationwide December 26-27

Wed, 11/27/2013 - 07:11
Outlet: Central Valley Business Times

...of Americans still struggling to find work and millions more who have simply given up on the job search altogether, a company that knows something about exiting employees says it will offer help to those trying to get into companies. Outplaceme

CEO departures fall in October; only one Houston company on the list

Tue, 11/12/2013 - 10:16
Outlet: Houston Business Journal - Online

...will take the CEO role after David McClanahan steps down on Dec. 31. Olivia Pulsinelli Web producer- Houston Business Journal | | Google+ CEO turnover was down slightly in October nationwide, in Texas and in Houston, a report from outplaceme

October Was an Excellent Month for Seasonal Hires

Tue, 11/12/2013 - 05:56
Outlet: ABC News Radio - Online

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Holiday hiring by retailers has gotten off to its best start since 1999. John Challenger, president of outplacement consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas, said on Monday that the 159,500 hires made by retailer

Ho-Ho-Oh-No: Holiday Hiring May Not Be So Jolly This Year

Sat, 11/09/2013 - 18:54
Outlet: Workforce Management - Online

...ultimate total — the highest in 12 years. Industry experts predict this year's hiring will at best match last year's. Between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, 2012, retail employment increased by a nonseasonally adjusted 751,800 jobs, according to a survey

Where are all the Middle-Wage Jobs?

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 17:26
Outlet: Fox Business Network - Online

...market, you will be in low-wage jobs,” he says. “People who move up will be those who continue to train themselves, have college or advanced degrees. Those in middle-wage jobs will have to re-skill, retrain or they will be stuck in those middle ar

WPDE NewsChannel 15 the News at 7

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 17:05
Outlet: News Channel 15 at 7 PM - WPDE-TV

>>> This will not to be best year for seasonal hiring according to some job surveys. The outplacement firm challenger, gray and christmas says hire hiring will struggle to match last year when 750,000 temporary workers were hired but officials at the

WPDE NewsChannel 15 the News at 6

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 16:00
Outlet: News Channel 15 at 6 PM - WPDE-TV

>> Temperatures are falling into the 40's in some locations. On our way to hoes in the 30's. Heats look at the current temperatures. We are at 3 in myrtle beach. 45 in conway. Many areas reporting low to mid 50's. They haven't updated so later on I'm

CEO departures dip in October; Scott & White makes C-suite change

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 12:18
Outlet: Austin Business Journal - Online

...ago, including one Austin-area C-suite leader who made a move. Last month, 104 CEOs departed nationwide, down 2.8 percent from 107 in September and 3.7 from October of last year according to a report released Thursday by global outplacement con

Lean times: Shoppers tapped out as holidays approach

Fri, 11/08/2013 - 09:37
Outlet: MSNBC.com

...includes the health-care sector, which produced a steady stream of new jobs even through the depths of the Great Recession. The widespread efforts to control health-care spending are beginning to show up in the jobs data, according to employmen

US consumers tapped out as holidays approach

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 23:57
Outlet: CNBC - Online

...includes the health-care sector, which produced a steady stream of new jobs even through the depths of the Great Recession. The widespread efforts to control health-care spending are beginning to show up in the jobs data, according to employme

into industries the monthly Challenger Gray and Christmas survey

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 00:00
Outlet: NPR

Jalal lead other officers of the Valley and the other people better off with what you want after you left the time - long now this means from NPR news in Shenton she Stevens President Obama traveled to Dallas for a couple of Democratic fund raisers a

U.S. planned layoffs rise in October: Challenger

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 22:59
Outlet: Reuters - Online

...planned layoffs at U.S. firms rose 13.5 percent in October on cuts in the pharmaceutical and financial sectors, a report on Wednesday showed. Employers announced 45,730 layoffs last month, up from 40,289 in September, according to the report fr

Not Great Cereal Sales Lead to Kellogg Job Cuts

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 08:01
Outlet: Good Morning America - Yahoo!

...anchorman Ron Burgundy, created by actor/comedian Will Ferrell. Edmunds analyst Michelle Krebs tells AdAge that shopping for the Durango "soared on Edmunds.com after the ads launched" on October 5. and look for new opportunities elsewhere. Empl

Fayetteville, region employers adding jobs in advance of holiday shopping season [The Fayetteville Observer, N.C.]

Mon, 11/04/2013 - 08:46
Outlet: Bloomberg Businessweek - Online

...them on permanently. Monster.com, another job-listing site, said it expects a large swell in seasonal jobs handling shipping tasks and only a modest increase in jobs in physical retail stores. It said that likely reflects the growth of online s

Financial firms slash jobs

Sun, 11/03/2013 - 22:00
Outlet: USA Today

Financial firms are cutting tens of thousands of jobs because of a slowdown in the mortgage business, the sluggish economy, the growth of online banking and new regulations. The sector announced 49,000 layoffs in the first nine months of 2013, the

Why It's a Good Thing More People Are Quitting Their Jobs

Thu, 10/31/2013 - 12:02
Outlet: Time - Business & Money

Getty Images Go ahead, tell the boss where to put it. That's what more Americans are doing, according to an analysis of employment data by the outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc.—and it's a good thing. Why? Labor mobility is one i

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