I'm subletting this summer and the girls who live with me love rice -- a lot. When I moved in they showed me the rice cooker (a contraption I never thought useful) and said I could help myself to their rice -- bags and bags of rice.
Wait, what? How can I do that? Larry Stybel at the Harvard Business Review tells us it's possible. You could be fresh out of college or newly unemployed, but Stybel tells us we can beat that old Catch-22: "You can't get a job without experience, and you can't get experience without a job."
This is a reminder Ricoh Americas Corporation is hosting an open house 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at 2250 W. Pinehurst Boulevard in Addison, Ill. The open house features positions for accounting executives and outside sales representatives.
With no job and no income, it can be hard to maintain that "clean cut" look while navigating the maze of unemployment. That's why Charles Martin at Salon 64, 1064 W. Bryn Mawr, is now offering free hair services for the unemployed.
Recently laid-off Chicagoans, this is for you: Julie Sullivan at the Chicago Work-Life Balance Examiner writes about what to do as soon as lose your job. The article is hyper local so you can find all the resources right here in Chicago.