On Tuesday, NPR's All Things Considered aired a commentary from author Firoozeh Dumas about the lost art of job rejection letters.‚ It was coincidentally the same day I sent out almost 1150 rejection emails.‚ I had to let candidates know they were no longer in the running for an A
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.
The founder of Teach for America, Wendy Kopp, recently chatted with New York Times reporter Adam Bryant about what she looks for in a job candidate. Some of her suggestions seem valuable for anyone searching for a job. Here's an excerpt from the interview:
Q. Talk about the art of goal setting.
After the jump I've posted info about: Chicago Park District jobs and loan processor jobs...
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES BULLETIN
May 4, 2009
Department of Human Resources
541 North Fairbanks Ct.
Chicago, Illinois 60611
24 Job Opportunity Hotline: 312-742-PLAY (7529)
If you're not enjoying your current job, you've recently lost your job or you're worried about future job security--you might feel it's time to change careers. But are these good reasons to find a new occupation? And if they are, how should you go about making the change?