| Aug 1, 2011
| 11:04 AM
The Harford County Commission on Disabilities' Employment Committee is accepting nominations for awards to be presented at its annual awards luncheon marking Disability Employment Awareness Month in October.
The luncheon will be Oct. 20 at noon at the...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:35 PM
(Evanston, Ill.) The Youth Job Center of Evanston is hosting its annual Spring Job Fair on Wednesday, April 4th, 2012, from 1:00-4:00 PM at the …...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:19 AM
Books by Maribeth:
...And the Clients Went Wild!: How Savvy Professionals Win All the Business They Want
The Connectors: How the World's Most Successful Businesspeople Build Relationships and Win Clients for Life
| May 28, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Five Things Hiring Managers Won't Tell You in an Interview:
I haven't prepared in advance
You may have spent hours creating your resume, but there's a good chance the hiring manager doesn't remember exactly what's on it. Advice: Always have an...
| Nov 13, 2012
On behalf of the Tribune, WorkplaceDynamics LLP of Exton, Pa., a workplace survey specialist, conducted an engagement survey of Chicago-area employers with at least 100 employees. The Tribune did not pay WorkplaceDynamics; the firm undertook the...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Learn new skills
It's easy to become a creature of habit and follow the industry skills you learned 15 years ago. The problem with this mindset is that new information is constantly being published. If you've been unemployed for over...
| May 6, 2011
Traditionally, spring is when prospective homebuyers come out of hibernation and begin the hunt for their next residence. But with the economy still in flux, budget battles raging in Washington and a housing market on shaky ground, many house hunters...
| Feb 17, 2011
When Amanda Glenn returned to work after having her first baby, she knew she wanted to continue to breastfeed. But she was nervous about having the pump-at-work conversation with her male boss.
"I was honestly pretty apprehensive," says Glenn, who...
| Jul 19, 2010
Having a family and enjoying a successful career are often seen as two incompatible goals for working moms and dads. Here's some advice from several fathers who don't put work above raising their kids.
I always try to do the right thing and make as...
| Jun 7, 2011
"Now, my administration has a job to do as well, and that job is to get this economy back on its feet," President Obama declared on July 14, 2009, in Warren, Mich. "That's my job, and it's a job I gladly accept. I love these folks who helped get us in...
| Aug 7, 2011
The central question facing Barack Obama's 2012 reelection campaign is this: Can the president persuade voters to let him keep his job when so many of them have lost theirs?
Last week, after another run of bad economic news, the president and his staff...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 4:33 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Florida's unemployment rate in August remained stuck at 10.7 percent, well above the national average of 9.1 percent, as employers added a paltry 9,900 new jobs. Some 987,000 would-be employees remained jobless out of a workforce of...