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Office Bullying Plagues Workers Across Races, Job Levels and Educational Attainment, According to CareerBuilder’s New Study
9/19/2014 11:08:49 AM
Is the office the new playground for bullies? Twenty-eight percent of workers reported they have felt bullied at work - nearly one in five (19 percent) of these workers left their jobs because of it. While the prevalence is higher among certain minorities and workers with lower incomes, the new CareerBuilder study found that workers in management roles, those with …
Lucas Group Commends Eight Promoted Associates
9/19/2014 8:58:54 AM
Lucas Group, the nation’s premier executive recruitment firm , today announced the recent promotions of eight top-performing Associates. Representing several practice groups and multiple branches, these demonstrated recruitment professionals are illustrative of the knowledgeable, consultative and results-oriented culture at Lucas Group. For more than forty years, clients and …
The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies slated to hire nearly 1,000 people by end of year
9/18/2014 10:01:36 AM
Progressive plans to fill nearly 1,000 jobs across the country by the end of 2014. Positions include IT, Analyst, Call Center, Claims and Corporate roles and span locations from Austin, Texas to its headquarters in Mayfield Village, Ohio. The news comes on the heels of Progressive’s ranking on Glassdoor’s List of Top Companies for Culture & Values , as well as its fifth …
GM to Add Third Shift, 750 Jobs at Wentzville Assembly
9/18/2014 9:46:32 AM
General Motors will add a third shift at its Wentzville Assembly plant, creating an estimated 750 new jobs, to build the all-new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickups and Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana full-size vans. Dealers have ordered nearly 30,000 Colorados, which is very high for early orders. With the midsize trucks, Chevrolet and GMC offer the broadest …
Leadership Safari, An Amazon Best-Selling Book Free For One More Day
9/18/2014 6:00:00 AM
Brian A. Iannucci, Ph.D., MBA, a business professor and leadership guru, brings you his first book, “ Leadership Safari: Discovering the Secret to Leadership Success ”. This book brings to life by analyzing the various inhabitants of the leadership jungle. This fun and educational trip looks at the different leadership styles of the animals that a business person encounters …
Team Up!, An Amazon Best-Selling Book Free For One More Day
9/18/2014 6:00:00 AM
Frode Svensen and Lori Shook bring you their first book called, “ Team Up!: Applying Lessons from Neuroscience to Improve Collaboration, Innovation and Results ”.  This book is about how to create more collaborative teams . Frode and Lori have applied lessons from neuroscience to typical leadership and team challenges. These lessons show us that our natural drive for survival …
Gartner names Atos a “Leader” in its Magic Quadrant for End User Outsourcing Services, North America 2014
9/17/2014 2:17:00 PM
Atos, an international IT services company, today announced that for the second year in a row it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders’ quadrant of the ″Magic Quadrant for End User Outsourcing Services, North America 2014” (1). The Atos visionary Workplace Services offering is a comprehensive portfolio of services providing end-to-end capabilities, …
RIDDOR - Are You Reporting Workplace Accidents the Right Way?
9/17/2014 10:36:58 AM
If you don’t know about RIDDOR, and don’t work with an accredited health and safety consultant, you could be failing to meet your reporting responsibilities. The first thing to understand is whether you are the person who is expected to file accident reports. These individuals are referred to by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) as ‘responsible persons’. Under RIDDOR …
Mars Australia is listed as a Great Place to Work
9/17/2014 9:56:21 AM
The BRW Best Places to Work study is widely acclaimed in Australia. Based on one of the world’s most comprehensive assessments of workplace culture by Great Place to Work Australia, the quality of this year’s study was higher than ever. The Great Place to Work® study invited more than 1,300 Mars Australia Associates to provide feedback in the Trust Index© Survey. Across the …
TimeSheet Reporter Gets AAA-Rating
9/17/2014 8:31:50 AM
Software company, TimeSheet Reporter, which delivers timesheet reporting solutions, has just received the prestigious AAA-rating from Bisnode. The Highest Rating a Company Can Get TimeSheet Reporter, which makes it possible to register time via your Microsoft Outlook calendar. According to Bisnode it’s only about 2% of all Danish companies that have received this rating, …
IntaPeople reveals £62.3 million economic contribution since 1994
IntaPeople reveals £62.3 million economic contribution since 1994
9/16/2014 10:50:24 AM
Recruitment consultancy IntaPeople is marking 20 years in business by showing its contribution to the economies of Wales, the UK and EU. Since being established in September 1994, IntaPeople has secured employment for over 5700 IT and Engineering professionals and served over 600 clients from its Cardiff headquarters. Over half of those 5700 people have been helped into …
UPS Begins Hiring for 2014 Holiday Season
9/16/2014 9:26:47 AM
UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced that it expects to hire between 90,000 - 95,000 seasonal employees to support the anticipated holiday surge in package deliveries that will begin in October and continue through January 2015. The company is gearing up for increased holiday delivery volume in 2014 as it prepares to play a pivotal role in helping retailers take advantage of the holiday …
Y&R Group Indonesia appoints Matthew Collier as Chief Executive Officer
Y&R Group Indonesia appoints Matthew Collier as Chief Executive Officer
9/16/2014 8:51:01 AM
Sanjay Bhasin, CEO Y&R Southeast Asia today announced the appointment of Matthew Collier as Chief Executive Officer, Y&R Group Indonesia, comprising Y&R, The Campaign Palace and VML Qais. He succeeds John Domas who has been named Client Services Director - Global for a division of Red Fuse, reporting to Adam Konowitz, Managing Director, Red Fuse Kansas …
Mondo gets Great Rated!
Mondo gets Great Rated!
9/15/2014 11:34:06 AM
Mondo today was Great Rated! by its employees. The Rating and Review highlights what makes its workplace culture great in areas like professional development and training, company atmosphere, benefits and rewards, among others, and can be seen here. “We are incredibly proud to be recognized by Great Rated!,” said Michael Kirven, founder and CEO of Mondo. “Companies must …
Businesses in Puerto Rico Take Action during National Preparedness Month to Make Emergency Contingency Plans
Businesses in Puerto Rico Take Action during National Preparedness Month to Make Emergency Contingency Plans
9/15/2014 9:12:09 AM
In 2004, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) designated September as National Preparedness Month.  The event encourages citizens across the United States to take steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, schools and communities.   Emergency preparedness requires attention to not just specific types of hazards, but also to steps that increase …
McAfee Appoints Scott Lovett as Head of Worldwide Sales
9/15/2014 8:57:29 AM
McAfee, part of Intel Security, today announced the appointment of Scott Lovett to the position of head of worldwide sales, signifying the company’s commitment to protecting customers’ critical business data and operations across all key enterprise attack vectors. Lovett will report directly to Michael DeCesare, president of McAfee, and lead the global sales team. “Security …
Why IT Contractors Need to Be Strategic When It Comes to Defence Jobs
Why IT Contractors Need to Be Strategic When It Comes to Defence Jobs
9/15/2014 7:39:39 AM
As a contractor, do you want to go through the “hassle” of being checked for clearance before you can start work on your next job? In short, is security clearance a good idea for you? As one might expect when it comes to anything to do with government organisations, there are various levels of complexity related to security clearance . At the minimum you will be …
Leadership Safari Is Now Free on Amazon for the Next 5 Days
9/15/2014 6:00:00 AM
Brian A. Iannucci, Ph.D., MBA, a business professor and leadership guru, brings you his first book, “ Leadership Safari: Discovering the Secret to Leadership Success ”.   This book brings to life by analyzing the various inhabitants of the leadership jungle. This fun and educational trip looks at the different leadership styles of the animals that a business person …
Team Up! Is Now Free on Amazon for the Next 5 Days
9/15/2014 6:00:00 AM
Frode Svensen and Lori Shook bring you their first book called, “ Team Up!: Applying Lessons from Neuroscience to Improve Collaboration, Innovation and Results ”.  This book is about how to create more collaborative teams . Frode and Lori have applied lessons from neuroscience to typical leadership and team challenges. These lessons show us that our natural drive for survival …
Team Up!: Applying Lessons from Neuroscience to Improve Collaboration, Innovation and Results, Will Be Free to Download Tomorrow (9/15/2014)
9/14/2014 6:00:00 AM
Frode Svensen and Lori Shook bring you their first book called, “ Team Up!: Applying Lessons from Neuroscience to Improve Collaboration, Innovation and Results ”.  T his book is about how to create more collaborative teams . Frode and Lori have applied lessons from neuroscience to typical leadership and team challenges. These lessons show us that our natural drive for …