By the time you read this, Frank Rubio, who was chosen as one of 12 astronaut candidates from NASA’s largest pool of applicants in history, will already be starting his two-year basic training. Continue reading #NBCLatino20: The Astronaut, Frank Rubio
Springfield, Mass.—Middle-income Latinos in the workforce say they feel less financially secure and worry more about money than other Americans, posing higher hurdles to planning for retirement and building wealth, according to new research commissioned by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual).
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A job interview can be the most challenging part of an employment search. While you can do almost everything else — writing up a resume, crafting a cover letter, and looking at job postings — from the safety and security of your home, actually putting yourself together and meeting with a potential employer is tough. It’s stressful, unpredictable, and there are all kinds of things that can go wrong.
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Recently, I was sitting in a conference room full of people, and the presenter started talking about Millennials and how they don’t work hard, they feel entitled, and don’t understand how to be professional (I’m paraphrasing). Most of the heads began to nod, and there were audible affirmations and body shifts. As I looked around the room, I realized I was one of about five millennials in the room. So I sat back in my chair and thought, aren’t some of the millennials your children?
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Forty-four major law firms and 55 corporate legal departments are teaming up to boost diversity in the legal profession by drawing on two inspirational figures: the late Dan Rooney, beloved owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers, and Arabella Mansfield, a 19th century women’s rights activist who became the first American woman admitted into the legal profession in 1869. Continue reading How Lawyers Are Working to Change Their Industry’s Diversity Problem
Becoming a leader at work can be a challenge. You want to be a leader but you do not carry the title. So, how do you go about positioning yourself as a leader at work?
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Downers Grove, Illinois — Rebecca Martinez O’Mara recently joined Grundfos Pumps Corporation as Vice President of Service for the Americas region.
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Whether you’ve recently graduated or left a job you hated, you are desperate to find a new career opportunity. So, what’s next? You create a LinkedIn account and submit your resume to as many job postings as you can, if their job title or description includes some of what you’re looking for.
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Micromanufacturing. As soon as I finish typing the word, my Grammarly spell checker promptly underscores it in red and suggests a replacement: “micro-manufacturing.” But this new spelling is about to go mainstream.
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