Why is military-experienced talent being recruited for green jobs
The reasons have to to with military candidates' related training, work ethic and sense of service
that all feed into the energy sector's job profiles. The New York Times
published a good article yesterday about how companies hire military for green jobs such as in the solar, wind and biomass industries.
Added by Bradley-Morris, Inc. - Delivering Military-Experienced Talent to America's Top Companies on May 15, 2009 at 11:41am —
Last week I asked this question on Twitter and LinkedIn, "What should job seekers leave OFF of their resume?" As of this writing, this question has generated 44 responses from recruiting, career, HR, and resume professionals and hiring managers. The… Continue
Added by Craig Fisher on April 29, 2009 at 8:18pm —
Ok, it's been awhile, I admit. A few years ago when all this hype started on social networking, I was slowly buying into it. Hardly anyone I knew was blogging or knew what it was and I believe it's landed. Yay! So send me your link and I'll add you. Here are my links...I think I got them all. Work in progress...
So here I… Continue
Added by Jennifer Loesch on April 28, 2009 at 2:30pm —
I am not sure how many articles I have read over the past months talking about the greed of the CEO and executive leadership even amongst the constant layoffs that our nation is experiencing. In my reading of some of the other blogs, there was a discussion surrounding if there was a suitable alternative to layoffs. I gave some thoughts however did not have a real practical or example of a company that has implemented cost cutting in the face of layoffs to reverse the trend. One has… Continue
Added by Jason Monastra on April 13, 2009 at 3:49pm —
Please check out my personal blog for the article and be sure to add your own comments (and tell others to do the same):
Added by Jeff Lipschultz on April 7, 2009 at 5:32pm —
As with negotiating salaries, negotiating a raise also requires preparation and organization of how you are going to go about it.
Find out about the company policy
Different companies have different policies regarding salary increments depending on the amount and the time of the year. Do your homework and be well prepared for the interview.
Read the Salary Survey Report
A Salary Survey Report will provide you the current value of your job which will help in the… Continue
Added by Faryal Humayun on March 28, 2009 at 2:20am —
People come to My Perfect Gig to look for their perfect engineering gig and in this economy you expect people to to be relentless. Some folks are unemployed and looking and other have a gig but are keeping their eyes open because many employers are making difficult choices and cutting to the bone (see WSJ article on severance pay). Despite all of the craziness and stress, we saw people pull away a little this week on the pursuit of career perfection.
We had St. Patricks Day and the… Continue
Added by Neil Costa on March 20, 2009 at 10:11am —
Whether you are actively looking for a job or just want to hear from recruiters from time to time, you have to get on the radar of executive search firm and staffing agency recruiters. Once you are found
and entered into the recruiter’s database, you will hear about all those unadvertised jobs everyone has been whispering about.
To understand how to be found
you have to think like a recruiter. Recruiters aren’t just looking for people that are looking for… Continue
Added by Cathy McCullough on March 18, 2009 at 10:30am —
My name is Simone, I am a former Recruiter, now I own and operate a Tech Community/Job Board called SmartTechPeople.com
. I want to invite all Tech Recruiters to my site to list yourself under my Recruiters directory, browse member profiles/resumes and post your Tech jobs for FREE.
Take a minute to log into SmartTechPeople.com
and list yourself please, it could prove to be a… Continue
Added by Simone Yard on March 6, 2009 at 11:40pm —
You can easily broadcast all your job openings via MultiPost, MBA Focus’s new job posting tool. MultiPost allows you to:
* Post MBA-qualified jobs across all industries, functions and locations.
* Reach 50,000+ candidates or a more specific selection of your choice (interns, graduating MBAs, alums from any or all our partner schools).
* Unlike ordinary job boards, ours are school-endorsed and used by students and alumni who are actively and passively searching for… Continue
Added by Ryan Pratt on February 26, 2009 at 11:08am —
Go to: www.ESandP.blogspot.com
It is updated every Friday.
Added by Jason Weaver on February 24, 2009 at 5:03pm —
“Over 80% of the people in Deloitte’s workforce are under 35, so we’ve got to get this right.” - W. Stanton Smith
Stan Smith is national director, Cross Generation Initiatives at Deloitte LLP and author of Decoding Generational Differences: Fact, Fiction…or Should We Just Get Back to Work? An expert in workforce attitude trends, Stan shared recent research findings with me in this recent podcast
“trends that are long term… Continue
Added by Peter Clayton on February 22, 2009 at 6:17pm —
Global Twitter Job Feed Directory
, our mission is to organize the world’s online recruitment data. We are tracking the pronounced shift towards social media. New platforms are emerging (e.g. facebook and twitter) and we’re building semantic tools to make sense of the data found on them. We have several new products that we will be introducing over the next 2 months to address this… Continue
Added by william fischer on February 20, 2009 at 8:58am —
Do not worry about an onslaught of unqualified candidates! With MultiPost
, only the world’s elite MBAs from the world’s elite MBA programs can see your job posting. MultiPost distributes your job opening to multiple MBA and alumni job boards at once. MultiPost is an exclusive service only available to a selection of top business schools, including: Chicago, Wharton, Kellogg, Stanford, Columbia, and 50+ other top schools.
You select which schools you want and the candidate… Continue
Added by Ryan Pratt on February 17, 2009 at 10:38am —
more-CAREERS (Members Of Real Estate - CAREERS) is the premier job site for professionals seeking to advance their career within the real estate, renewable energy and related industries. This site offers domestic and international job opportunities in commercial, multifamily, hospitality, construction, financial services, corporate real estate, residential and renewable energy industry segments (including: water, wind, solar and bio gas). more-CAREERS is widely used by human resource… Continue
Added by Mason Kemp on February 12, 2009 at 12:57pm —
I recently had a bit of a health emergency that had me experiencing severe abdominal pain. I’m fine now, but the pain was severe enough and lasted long enough that I ended up in an emergency room in southern California along with gun shot and stabbing victims, hit-upside-the-head-with-a-bat victims, and drunk/belligerent passed-out-on-the-street-and-hit-my-head victims. Then there was me. And the poor man next to me who'd had a heart attack. Oh and the girl who severely sprained her ankle on… Continue
Added by Nancy Ford on February 3, 2009 at 1:00pm —
This edition of Market Metrix
focuses on the perseverance of the information technology industry. It’s evident that technology is playing a large role in everything we do at work and at home. As corporations continue to embrace technology and utilize the endless advantages, its no wonder this industry possess a bright future for workers who enter this highly skilled career space. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics project that IT professionals will enjoy the best job prospects, reflecting… Continue
Added by Jeremy Hatfield on January 23, 2009 at 11:41am —
The Obama Biden administration has spoken a considerable amount about Green, Renewable, and Sustainable Development as a part of their economic stimulus plan. Has anyone heard of companies, or startups in the Sustainable Energy field that are looking to staff up in the near future or are currently hiring?
I'm curious to see what the buzz on the street is for the industry. I've heard lots of talk, but...
Added by Jay C. Langdon on January 22, 2009 at 4:04pm —
Doha, January 2008. Chronos Consulting engaged in massive construction recruitment project in Qatar ! Check our websites for roles. www.chronosconsulting.com
Added by Dr Simon Harding on January 20, 2009 at 8:37am —
MultiPost Your MBA Internship Openings!
MultiPost is a new service that allows companies to quickly and easily post job opportunities to the top graduate business school and alumni job boards. Use MultiPost to post open internships at your company’s office to MBA interns from more than 60 of the world’s top business schools.
Post your open internships to these schools and many more:… Continue
Added by Ryan Pratt on January 14, 2009 at 11:03am —