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Planet Money: The Planet Money Indicator: NPR

SYLVIE DOUGLIS, BYLINE: NPR. (SOUND EXTRACTION OF “WAKING UP TO THE FIRE” BY DROP ELECTRIC) STACEY VANEK SMITH, HOST: This is THE PLANET MONEY INDICATOR. I am Stacey Vanek Smith. ADRIEN MA, HOST: I am Adrian Ma. DARIAN WOODS, HOST: And I’m Darian Woods. And it’s time for another set of weekday indicators. SMITH: Woo-hoo. […]

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Can an employer summarily dismiss an employee for violation of his employment contract, while the employee is denouncing?

Uday Mehra v L Capital Asia Advisors, L Capital (HK) Limited, Ravi Thakran and Nauman Hasan [2022] SGHC 23* 1. Introduction The High Court of Singapore recently delivered judgment in Uday Mehra v L Capital Asia Advisors, L Capital (HK) Limited, Ravi Thakran and Nauman Hasan (“Uday Mehra vs. L Capital Asia Advisors and we”). […]

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Methodology, trends and what makes a better employer

Getty JTwo years into a pandemic that has forever changed the workplace, what makes a good employer? Whether working from home or in the office, Americans’ priorities have changed, and with 10.9 million job vacancies and an unemployment rate of 4%what makes a top employer has also changed. “Employees are in control at this point […]

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Temple Students, Use Career Resources for a Brighter Future – The Temple News

KRISTINE CHIN / TEMPLE NEWS With the anxiety I feel during job interviews and the uncertainty about my professional future, I worry that I am not prepared for the career I am heading into or that I do not know what profession to pursue. According to The Atlantic, less than 20% of students turn to […]

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Gen Z vs Boomer Job Seekers: What Each Generation Really Wants

fizkes/Getty Images/iStockphoto Attracting and retaining talent is one of the biggest challenges for employers, especially in the midst of the Great Resignation. And what complicates things further is that not all workers are looking for the same thing. When comparing what Gen Z job seekers want and what baby boomer job seekers want, there are […]

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Karen Telleen-Lawton: A good economy for job seekers | Homes and lifestyle

The New Year is usually a time to look forward to the year ahead, but we struggle for something to celebrate. Employers despair of not being able to keep their workforce. Nevertheless, there is a cause to celebrate: the flip side of the job coin. It’s a hot job market. Voluntary workers who usually struggle […]

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These are the skills most sought after by Canadian job seekers

By Brooklyn Neustaeter, CTVNews.ca Editor Click here for updates on this story Toronto, Ontario (TVC network) — As the job market continues to shift amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report suggests employers are looking for candidates with skills that weren’t as relevant before 2020, including work experience. virtual customer service and safety compliance. According […]

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What is your salary requirement? Job seekers and recruiters are rethinking pay talk

When she began her tech career over a decade ago, Shanae Chapman quickly felt comfortable answering traditional interview questions: core strengths (time management, attention to detail), weaknesses (prioritization). “Tell me about yourself” was tricky at first. No one in his family had ever held a job in a company before. What exactly did the interviewer […]

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Sunny days await job seekers as hopes of economic recovery energize cos

Despite fears over the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus, companies believe the rebound in the job market could be the harbinger of good times unless an intense third wave derails the economic recovery. The pandemic, which hit the country hard at the beginning of 2020, had a negative impact on the labor market, both […]

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Job seekers speak loudly about their availability

Looking for a job. Should you advertise your availability on LinkedIn and other social networks? During the pandemic, hashtags such as #opentowork, #hireme and #ono – open to new opportunities – lit up social media and networking platforms, as unemployed professionals announced they were in the labor market. job. This is a marked departure from […]

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42% of employees say their employer is not dedicated to closing pay gaps

The 2021 Viewpoint: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion report found that nearly half of employees don’t think their employer prioritizes closing the pay gap. The report also found that while HR professionals report pay equity issues more often, employees are more likely to suffer consequences when they report these issues. Fair compensation practices are not only […]

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Job offers abroad: an enticing mirage?

Over the years, seeking job opportunities abroad has become the aspiration of young Nigerians, but getting legitimate job offers abroad in Nigeria is difficult. When available, most jobs are for highly skilled workers such as: doctors, nurses, engineers, researchers, teachers, computer experts and others. If you are not yet a graduate, you are unlikely to […]

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Redlands Library Gets New Electronic Resources For Job Seekers And Others – Redlands Daily Facts

By Jennifer Downey AK Smiley Public Library Obtains Six New Electronic Resources To Help With Job Searching And Skills Building, Thanks To California State Library And COVID-19 State Funding. These new electronic resources will be available until September 30, 2022 and can be viewed at the library or at home. Coursera partners with colleges and […]

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South Ohio Program Launches Training, Workplace Resources and Employment Relations Offer to Boost Local Labor Market

CINCINNATI, November 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The SkillUp Coalition, a national collaboration between nonprofits, training providers and employers, today announced the launch of LevelUp GRIT Ohio, a partnership to educate the local community about growing industries and directly connect workers to training and career resources available in the region. In partnership with The […]

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New York City program launched providing training and career resources to boost local job market

NEW YORK, November 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The SkillUp Coalition, a national collaboration between nonprofits, training providers and employers, today announced the launch of the LevelUp NYC partnership to educate the local community about growing industries and directly connect workers to training and career resources available in their area amid continuing reports of […]

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Why are women not returning to work in a market of job seekers?

Nearly two million women have left the labor market since the start of the pandemic. #newdaynw By now you may have heard the term “she-cession”. The pandemic has forced many women to give up their jobs to care for children and family members. We spoke with business expert and journalist Shibani Joshi about how women […]

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Career Resources for Graduate Students

This story originally appeared on the Career & Professional Development Center blog, Peaks and valleys. the Career and Professional Development Center accompanies students at all stages of their studies, from the first year of college to the end of a doctoral program. Dan Moseson, Ph.D.is a graduate career coach who specializes in helping University of […]

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Cuyahoga County hiring event generates 126 job openings for correctional officers

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Ebony Tipton was ready to trade her scrubs for a badge four years ago when she first applied to be a correctional officer with the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Department, but the price was not not correct. At the time, she recalls the pay hovering around $16 an hour, which wasn’t enough for […]

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Job openings for college graduates in 2021 drop 15.1% due to pandemic

Job offers to students due to graduate from universities and colleges next March fell 15.1% from a year earlier to 683,000 amid the coronavirus pandemic, recording the biggest drop in a decade, a research institute said on Thursday. The estimated drop in job openings from private companies reflects decisions by major companies like ANA Holdings […]

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Virtual Career Resources and Job Fair at Newburgh Library

NEWBURGH – On June 17, the Newburgh Free Library will host a Virtual Career and Job Resources Fair, where you’ll take a brief tour of their Career Smart @ the Library resources and share videos or contact details of local employers looking to hire now. Library resources available online at newburghlibrary.org include a guide to […]

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North Texas college graduates consider alternatives as job offers, internships disappear

Maha Razi, a senior at Southern Methodist University, received word in an email that her summer internship at Seacrest Studios has been pushed back to the fall. For the journalism major, her internship at the broadcast arm of the Ryan Seacrest Foundation that helps pediatric patients recover was going to be a career milestone before […]

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Cengage offers students free access to career resources with the Cengage Unlimited Membership

In the same survey, employers said that “unique people” or soft skills – listening, attention to detail, effective communication, critical thinking and interpersonal skills – are among the top skills they are looking for, but they have a hard time finding the right candidates. Recognizing the need for more career support and soft skills development […]

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Career resources put the class of 2016 on the path to success

The preparation paid off for members of UChicago’s Class of 2016, who worked diligently to secure strong post-graduation opportunities in a wide range of professional fields as well as competitive graduate programs. Ninety-three percent of the Class of 2016 graduated with career plans in place, and many alumni see early engagement with the UChicago Office […]