Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia HERC
Welcome to the Ohio, Western PA, West Virginia HERC
Our job board lists the faculty, staff and executive positions at more than 30 distinguished colleges and universities, non-profit organizations, and research institutes in the OH/Western PA/WV region. We are part of the 17-region nationwide HERC network.
Use our job listings and other resources to find positions. View our jobseeker resources to learn about CV and resume writing, changing careers, networking, cover letters and other topics. Our services are without cost to jobseekers.
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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It's important to make note of transferable skills that work in multiple industries when writing your resume, especially if you're looking for work in a new field, Dana Plowman writes. Communication, interpersonal skills and management know-how are among the top five skills Plowman says job seekers should notate on their resumes. St. Joseph News-Press (Mo.) (7/24)27 Jul 2016 12:28:41 CDThttp://www.newspressnow.com/jobs/article_ed8e7c67-4a46-5604-b980-104a4258d87a.html
You can offer more value to your networking partners by knowing your specialty and sharing your knowledge freely, writes Hallie Crawford. Focus on helping others to make it more likely you will get assistance from them, Crawford writes. U.S. News & World Report (7/26)27 Jul 2016 12:28:41 CDThttp://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/outside-voices-careers/articles/2016-07-26/3-ways-to-be-helpful-to-your-network
Forbes (7/26)27 Jul 2016 12:28:41 CDThttp://www.forbes.com/sites/kathryndill/2016/07/26/5-tips-for-getting-back-to-work-after-a-vacation-3/#9a119bb2b9b8
Workplace diversity often suffers when companies lay off employees, writes Alexandra Kalev of Tel Aviv University. Companies tend to base downsizing decisions on tenure and job position, and this often decreases minority and female representation, Kalev writes. Harvard Business Review online (tiered subscription model) (7/26)27 Jul 2016 12:28:41 CDThttps://hbr.org/2016/07/how-neutral-layoffs-disproportionately-affect-women-and-minorities
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