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Elaine Varelas offers advice on what to do when you're willing to expand your geographic search to land a job.
Google is still the best company to work for, according to Fortune. The Mountain View-based tech giant earned the top spot for the sixth year in a row on the business magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list. The report noted Google’s parental benefits, which include $500 in “Baby Bonding Bucks” and 12 weeks
No one thought Leeza Gibbons would win “Celebrity Apprentice.” “She’s too nice to succeed in business, she’s too nice to be here,” Gibbons heard during her time on the TV show. Of course, the Emmy Award-winning journalist would prove them wrong, winning the show’s 7th celebrity season. Gibbons discussed her time on “Celebrity Apprentice” during
Men hold the reins at most of America’s big businesses. About 95 percent of the country’s largest public companies, by market cap, are led by men, according to a recent report by PassFail. The largest company with a female chief executive is Oracle, which has a $188.2 billion market cap. The company is led by Safra
It’s a question we’ve all heard in the Bay Area: Should I make big bucks working for X company or join a startup? A two-year-old post on this topic is still sparking discussion on online question forum Quora. A user writes, “I’m 28 and making $450,000 a year at Google. I love my job and
When you are considering an offer, look beyond the compensation and vacation to the perks employers are using in a competitive job market aimed at wooing top talent. Employers are now faced with four generations at work with each one being attracted to different perks. In order to meet the needs of a diverse workforce, […]
Are you motivated by money? Look for your job on Glassdoor’s recent list of 25 highest paying jobs in demand. Physician is the No. 1 position on the list, with an average base salary of $212,270 and 7,984 job openings on Glassdoor. Pharmacy manager and software architect round out the top three. Software engineer has the
Pattie consults Laurie Halloran, President and CEO of Halloran Consulting Group, on the best career path for a recent nursing grad.
People often confuse networking as a one-time activity that starts when you need something and ends when the goal is reached. Granted, that’s the stereotypical form of networking that might last for a brief moment but leaves no room for a long-term relationship built on exchanging support. When networking is viewed as sudden spurts of […]
Everyone makes mistakes at the office. Not everyone drives an excavator into a portable toilet — when there’s a person inside. When workplace health and safety law consultancy Protecting.co.uk asked British workers about the worst things they’ve done at work, they heard tales of destruction, theft and physical distress. One worker accidentally sent an inappropriate
The three best companies for internships are located in the Bay Area, according to a recent report from Glassdoor. Facebook took the top spot on the list of “25 Highest Rated Companies for Internships” for the second year in a row. The list is based on feedback from interns. Facebook received an overall company rating
Getting everyone to agree on one conclusion can be a daunting task. But when it comes to meetings most everyone readily agrees that meetings can take productive time away from work. Meetings tend to get a bad rap and rightly so if the same topic is discussed with no resolution in sight. An operations manager once […]
The support staff keeps your office running. In doing so, they sometimes come across information and objects that are best kept confidential. Fifty-three percent of respondents said they have overheard confidential conversations at work, according to a recent report from CareerBuilder, while 11 percent have come across information that could get a person fired. Support
If you have about three to six months of money set aside for emergencies, then losing your job would be uncomfortable, but not as traumatic as being in debt and living paycheck to paycheck. Trying to predict the marketplace and how long your job will last is beyond your control; however, what you can forecast […]
When learning a new skill, says Paul Hellman, get comfortable with uncomfortable.
Peter Post tackles the questions of who orders wine and why at a business meal as well as what wine to order with which food and the importance of tipping on the wine.
Elaine Varelas consults with Kathleen Greer, Chairman of KGA, on what to do when office gossip gets personal.
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Spritz is a tool that focuses you and makes it difficult to look away from the words in a text.