Our Job is to Help Find Your Job
Use HERC’s jobseeker tools to help find your ideal job.
- Create a jobseeker account to save your job searches, sign-up for e-job alerts, and upload your CV/resume.
- Sign-up for HERC’s Jobseeker SmartBrief for the latest career news and trends.
- HERC’s blog for jobseekers, Job Talk, offers tips from experts in the field that will help you with your search and provide the best ways promote yourself to prospective employers.
- HERC’s free jobseeker webinars give you access to leading career development experts.
- If you’re part of a dual-career couple, read up on the topic and see which campuses have dual-career programs and policies and use HERC’s dual-career job search function.
- HERC partners with other organizations that share a commitment to diversity and also maintains diversity resources list for jobseekers.
- Could your job search involve relocating to a new region? The regional HERC offices provide relocation resources to help make your transition a little easier.
HERC has partnered with LifeMart to provide offers and discounts on everything you need during the job search, from apparel and office supplies to computers and travel.
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A recent CareerBuilder survey indicates that about half of US employees check or respond to work-related e-mail outside of work hours, indicating that technology is making it harder to gain work-life balance. The same survey showed that 24% of workers check work e-mail when they're supposed to be involved in activities with family and friends. TheStreet.com (8/27)28 Aug 2015 11:57:13 CDThttp://www.thestreet.com/story/13268729/1/americans-struggle-to-unplug-and-find-work-life-balance.html
New college teaching assistants need to show enthusiasm for the classes they are teaching and find ways to connect with students in a professional manner, University of Florida professor Julie Dodd suggests in this commentary. Teaching assistants also should limit personal information shared on their social media profiles and set guidelines on how and when they can be contacted by students. InsideHigherEd.com (8/28)28 Aug 2015 11:57:13 CDThttps://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2015/08/28/experienced-professors-advice-new-teaching-assistants-essay
U.S. News & World Report (8/27)28 Aug 2015 11:57:13 CDThttp://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/outside-voices-careers/2015/08/27/5-steps-to-turn-that-interview-into-a-job-offer
Women who work in male-dominated occupations have dysregulated cortisol profiles throughout the day, potentially increasing vulnerability to disease, according to a study by Indiana University Bloomington doctoral student Bianca Manago and assistant professor Cate Taylor. Other studies have shown that women working in male-dominated professions are likely to be socially isolated and sexually harassed. MedCityNews.com (8/25)28 Aug 2015 11:57:13 CDThttp://medcitynews.com/2015/08/stress-women-workplace-male-dominated-professions-diversity/