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  • January 7 Startup Rewind
    January 7 Startup Rewind to feature entrepreneurs from Blooom and Panda Laundry
    Chris Costello of blooom, and Samson Yi of Panda Laundry will be the featured presenters at the Wednesday,January 7, 205Startup Rewindfrom 7:15 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Deer Creek Country Club in Overland Park, KS. Panda Laundry is the world&rsquo...
  • Kansas City's 2015 healthiest employers
    KCBJ announces 2015's healthiest employers in Kansas City
    Today, the Kansas City Business Journal (KCBJ) announced the 20 companies that are the 2015 winners of its annual Healthiest Employers in Kansas City competition. The winners will be honored at a luncheon on February 6, 2015 at the Sheraton...
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    Career goaling 2015, part I
    Another year is almost complete. What better time than now to talk about "Career Goaling?" In order to do this, we need to look at where you are now to get where you want to be. Pull out a notebook and get ready to write down your...
  • NG youth challenge website
    Grant money of $12M available to expand National Guard Youth ChalleNGE Program
    Earlier this month, the United States Department of Labor shared that there would be $12 million in grant money offered to create a program called Job ChalleNGe, which is an expansion on an existing program called the National Guard Youth...
  • 4 Ways for soldiers to get back to work for Christmas
    4 Ways for soldiers to get back to work for Christmas
    Join a professional associationthat links your military career to your ideal civilian career. Are you entering logistics, warehouse management, financial careers, human resources, or food services? See asaecenter slash org and search for related...
  • Reduction sign
    WA State unemployment increases again for November
    For the third straight month, Washington State saw an increase in the unemployment number. As reported yesterday by the Employment Security Department, our state’s November unemployment rate rose from 6.0% to 6.2%. This number is above the...
  • Questions to ask in an interview
    Best questions to ask in an interview
    Hiring managers expect you to have questions to ask at the close of the interview, so you need to come prepared. Just as you will be evaluated on the answers you provide to their questions, you will also be evaluated on the quality of the...
  • Christmas shopping
    Seasonal hiring numbers for WA State projected to be less than last year
    Curious about Washington State’s seasonal hiring status, given our state has seen an increase in its unemployment number for the last two months? If you were hoping that seasonal hiring would help combat the rash of layoffs that have been...
  • Hairstyle
    The Importance of Hairstyles in Fashion
    Hairstyles refer to the different ways that people style their hair. Hair is an important aspect of your aesthetic appeal and should be well taken care of. Unfortunately, many people neglect their hair and miss out on the chance to improve their...
  • JCCC Continuing Education
    JCCC offers three continuing education courses for leaders in January
    The Johnson County Community College Continuing Education program is offering three courses for leaders during January. Each four-hour course costs $149 to attend. Registration is required. All the courses will be taught at the Regnier Center on...
  •  Topics covered in Tracey's book: Employed for Life: 21st Century Career Trends
    Topics covered in Tracey's book: Employed for Life: 21st Century Career Trends
    Employed for Life Interview ExcerptDr. Tracey Wilen's 11th book, Employed for Life: 21st-Century Career Trends is the first book to explore career development from the viewpoints of firm managers, human resources professionals, recruiters, job...
  • Man with mask
    Four things you can do to be more of yourself at work: Part two
    In part one of this article, we discussed the first step of comparing you as a person to the chosen career and job you’re currently doing in that field. Once you’ve carefully considered your career and job and have decided you’re...
  • Are you seeking a family?
    Are you seeking a family?
    Are you in a place where you love God, and are seeking a deeper spiritual outlet in the noise of the world around us? However, have you just been hurt too many times by the church to ever really feel like stepping back inside of one?I'vebeen...
  • Top 5 health care jobs for 2015
    Top 5 health care jobs for 2015
    Good pay and high demand are the hallmarks of the healthcare industry. Career Builder found 28 healthcare career jobs growing at twice the rate of the rest of the economy. Furthermore, 17 of those career jobs pay more than $20 per hour.See the top...
  • How to be a better listener in the workplace.
    How to be a better listener in the workplace
    Listening effectively is one of the most important skills to master to ensure your success in the workplace. To be successful, you need to derive the fullest meaning from what is being communicated.And, if you are having a conversation with...