Greater Washington State HERC
Welcome to the Greater Washington State HERC!
Our job board lists the faculty, staff and executive positions at distinguished colleges and universities, non-profit organizations, and research institutes in our region. GWS HERC is a non-profit consortium of higher education and affiliated employers. We are part of the 17-region HERC network.
Use our website to have access to:
• Simplified Job Searching - improved search filters, e-alerts, and simplified user interface
• Enhanced Dual-Career Options - easier process for linking your search and your partner's
• CV/Resume Builder - convenient uploading, formatting, and saving options
• Searchable Portfolio - ability to upload more materials/file formats for better exposure to
• Google Maps - quick assessment of potential commutes from our job detail screen
• Mobile Access - better access your account and jobs while you're on the go
Our mission is to advance the efforts of our member organizations to recruit and retain outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and to assist dual-career couples. Our organizations are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the recruitment process and in providing an environment sensitive to work/life balance. We understand that employment decisions often involve two careers and offer state of the art dual career technology.
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Job seekers should treat an informational interview like a traditional interview by dressing professionally and crafting good questions to spark a deeper conversation, some experts suggest. After the interview, they should ask for other references to build a network and keep up a relationship with the current contact, they advise. Cheat Sheet (6/21)24 Jun 2016 12:35:39 CDThttp://www.cheatsheet.com/money-career/need-to-get-a-job-6-tips-for-great-informational-interviews.html/
Status updates and long-form posts on LinkedIn can be useful brand-building tools if you stay active and relevant in your industry, writes Cheryl Lynch Simpson. Your personal brand will also benefit when you write informative guest posts and articles for industry blogs. Forbes (6/23)24 Jun 2016 12:35:39 CDThttp://www.forbes.com/sites/forbescoachescouncil/2016/06/23/how-to-position-your-personal-brand-for-next-stage-career-growth/
U.S. News & World Report (6/23)24 Jun 2016 12:35:39 CDThttp://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/outside-voices-careers/articles/2016-06-23/new-graduates-answers-to-your-burning-job-search-questions
IT skill sets that remain strong include big data, development and operations, and security, while pay for cloud skills is less popular, according to Foote Partners' IT Skills and Certifications Pay Index. The report found that 76 certifications in the security field have risen steadily for two years, with IT security management and architecture, penetration testing, forensics and cybersecurity as the top jobs in the first quarter. InfoWorld (6/22)24 Jun 2016 12:35:39 CDThttp://www.infoworld.com/article/3086835/it-jobs/tech-jobs-report-security-devops-and-big-data-stay-hot.html
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