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Indeed The Top Occupations for People Seeking Flexible Work
Part-time jobs are a vibrant part of the economy that offer flexibility to all types of job seekers. In March, the number of people working part time for economic reasons was 7.4 million, while 19.2 million chose to work part-time for noneconomic reasons. Part-time jobs can be a good option for students, caregivers and others who might not want or be able to work a full-time job. The reasons people work part time are diverse, and it’s clear that these types of jobs play a dynamic role in our...
 Indeed - Thu, 05/01/2014 - 11:19
Indeed Indeed Client Story: Equifax
As the Global Talent Acquisition Leader for Equifax, Penny Burnett is responsible for employment branding and building the talent pipeline in 18 countries throughout North America, Latin America and Europe. One of Penny’s key initiatives for Equifax is growth on a global scale. Equifax is faced with the challenge of driving brand awareness beyond Atlanta, where they’re headquartered. Being able to attract the right talent around the world required leveraging the relationship they built with...
 Indeed - Mon, 04/28/2014 - 14:54
Indeed The Greening Economy & Your Employer Brand
Earth Day serves as a reminder for us to consider both our individual and collective impact on the environment. It’s also important to note the role employers play in greening the economy, and how their efforts influence the perspectives of current employees and potential candidates. In a survey released last week, Harris Polls found that 44% of respondents said they’d rather be unemployed than work for a company that knowingly harms the environment – a sign that your company’s green...
 Indeed - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:58
Civil Engineering Central Winner of 5th Annual Best Civil Engineering Firm Logo Contest
We are pleased to announce the WINNER of the 5th annual “Best Civil Engineering Firm Logo” contest!  Every year we receive dozens of entries from firms big and small all across the country.  Each firm has their own meaningful story behind the development or evolution of their logo and they are always a pleasure for us to evaluate.   Beyond the visual elements of the logo, we also evaluate how well each logo is utilized in the overall branding of the company and how well it is incorporated...
 Civil Engineering Central - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:22
Indeed Engaging the Best Candidates: Sun Life Financial
Leading companies at the top of their game have a recruiting brand that’s built up from the firm’s general brand message. The HR leaders within these organizations recognize that the most effective hiring efforts are derived from that platform, and they tailor their recruiting messages to attract the right talent. Sun Life Financial, a global financial services firm, has embraced this approach by using emerging resources to better engage the people they’d like to hire. Sun Life sponsors...
 Indeed - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:59
EmploymentMetrix Always Tell Your Candidates Why They Didn’t Get Hired
The hardest thing for job seekers is waiting around for that email or phone call to see where they stand – that validation of knowing if they got the job or not. We as recruiters use these gut-wrenching phrases, such as “We have decided to pursue other candidates”. They are hard to deliver and hard to receive, but it’s part of our job. And as humans--not just recruiters--we're called to do more.
 EmploymentMetrix - Sun, 04/06/2014 - 19:28
EmploymentMetrix Which is Better? Obamacare or The Affordable Care Act?
Ok, so we’re a global superpower. We’re home to some of the biggest and brightest technical minds on the planet. And yet we can’t build a web site that allows people to sign up to a government-required program? Sorry, I digress.
 EmploymentMetrix - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 18:16
EmploymentMetrix Employment Data - how to make sense of it all?
With March's employment numbers right around the corner, and the snow, sleet, and rain storms pretty much behind us, we wait with bated breath to see what March can teach us about how employment is going to shape up for the rest of the year.
 EmploymentMetrix - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 12:39
Minnesota Jobs HIRED Recruiting Event April 2nd, 2014
Looking for skilled professionals? Join HIRED for a Recruiting Event 9 am – 12 pm noon Sabathani Community Center 310 East 38th Street Minneapolis, MN 55409 For more information and registration, please visit https://minnesotajobs.com/hiredrecruitingevent.pdf
 Minnesota Jobs - Wed, 03/12/2014 - 16:40
Minnesota Jobs Improved page translation
For quite some time we have offered a limited translation functionality. Today, we’ve partnered with Microsoft Bing to add a much more comprehensive page translation function. On the bottom of almost every page, you will see a translate button. Click on the button and select your preferred language. Once you select the button, you can [...]
 Minnesota Jobs - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 17:50
Minnesota Jobs The world of conference calling
We all have had conference calls like these before. http://conferencecall.biz/. Lots of interesting snippets.
 Minnesota Jobs - Thu, 02/20/2014 - 11:19
Simply Hired Simply Hired's Blog has Moved
Simply Hired has recently moved our blog. Check out all the exciting new content we have to offer at Simply Hired's blog destination. . 
 Simply Hired - Tue, 02/11/2014 - 16:02
Minnesota Jobs This guy could use some interviewing coaching
An example where interviewing training would be a good thing. mn-jobs.com/aps
 Minnesota Jobs - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 18:57
Minnesota Jobs Scholarship available – Deadline March 31st
Once again, MINNESOTAJOBS.COM is helping students pay for college. We are offering a $1000 scholarship to current or future students. To learn more about our scholarship and to apply, please visit http://MINNESOTAJOBS.COM/scholarship/
 Minnesota Jobs - Wed, 01/22/2014 - 11:21
Minnesota Jobs Twin Cities in top ten list of best metro areas to find a job
Check out the Nerd Wallet article at http://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/2014/best-cities-for-job-seekers/
 Minnesota Jobs - Thu, 01/09/2014 - 16:31
Minnesota Jobs Cleaver way to get that new highly competitive job
Check out this approach: http://mn-jobs.com/apb
 Minnesota Jobs - Wed, 01/08/2014 - 12:34
Minnesota Jobs According to MN DEED – Minnesota manufacturers are optimistic for 2014
In a recent survey 91% of manufacturers in MN expect production and employment levels to stay the same or increase. To view the complete survey, please visit this link.
 Minnesota Jobs - Mon, 01/06/2014 - 14:18
Simply Hired 10 Jobs of the Future
Children are often asked what they would like to be when they grow up. With the usual exclamations of ‘Astronaut! Doctor! Teacher! Engineer!’ topping the list and with most kids aspiring to pursue mainstream professions they see their parents or family members in, we barely question their choices. After all, these professions have their specific success stories. But will these mainstream careers be as popular as they are now or will others replace them? With new developments in science, technology...
 Simply Hired - Thu, 11/21/2013 - 21:59
Simply Hired Tips For Dealing with Manipulative Co-Workers
It's not if you run into manipulative co-workers in corporate America, rather it's a matter of when and how you deal with the situation. Regardless of industry, profession, experience level or company, they exist and, if given the right opportunity these individuals can prove to be a monumental obstacle to your ability to be successful. Roughly, 90% of people who read this piece will currently be working with at least one person who, psychologically can be described as a manipulator. Of that...
 Simply Hired - Tue, 11/19/2013 - 21:58
Simply Hired Recovery Tips: When a Job Interview Gets Awkward
We’ve all been there in life – an awkward moment that makes you want to turn and run for the hills. One place you wouldn’t want to experience this is an interview for your dream job. There are lots of things that can happen during an interview to make the situation uncomfortable. Here are a few situations that you might encounter and ways to turn the awkwardness into success. You Forget Their NameIt has been said that the sweetest sounds to a person’s ear is their own name. People love...
 Simply Hired - Mon, 11/18/2013 - 21:45

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