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Upper Midwest HERC

Welcome to the Upper Midwest Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (UMW HERC). Our institutions are committed to helping job seekers identify employment opportunities and cultural resources within the geographic region.  The Upper Midwest Higher Education Recruitment Consortium provides the largest higher education job board in Minnesota, eastern North Dakota and western Wisconsin, listing all open faculty, staff, and executive positions at over 50 colleges and universities.

As a non-profit consortium of higher education employers, our sole aim is to help the most diverse and qualified candidates find the right jobs at our institutions.

To learn more about living in the Upper Midwest, vist our regional information page.

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Listen to how HERC can help you find employment within higher education.

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Click below to hear what those who accepted positions at UMW HERC institutions have to say about living and working in the region.

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Did you or a colleague, friend, or family member find a job through HERC?  If so, let us know by sending an e-mail to umwherc@umn.edu

UMW Updates

Member Training.  HERC sponsored a search committee training event on April 22nd, 2015, at the University of Minnesota.  Staff from WISELI helped participants learn how to minimize bias in the search process.  

 

 

 

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  1. How being likable can hurt your career

    If you have trouble telling others no, your desire to be liked may be getting in the way of your career development, writes Katie Jansen. Stay focused on what matters and make unpopular decisions when necessary, she writes. Entrepreneur online (6/30)
    01 Jul 2015 12:06:48 CDThttp://www.entrepreneur.com/article/247853
  2. Clearing up confusion over the salary question

    Answering the interview question "What do you make now?" is like a poker game you could lose by betting too low or too high, says Donna Rosato. To win, arm yourself with information on the going rate for the position you're seeking, deflect with questions of your own about the job and include the value of benefits when you answer, she says. Money magazine (6/29)
    01 Jul 2015 12:06:48 CDThttp://time.com/money/3939744/salary-negotiation-annual/
  3. Watch for these tricky interview questions

    Business Insider (6/29)
    01 Jul 2015 12:06:48 CDThttp://www.businessinsider.com/trickiest-interview-questions-2015-6
  4. Obama unveils plan to raise overtime threshold

    President Barack Obama officially unveiled a proposal to raise the wage threshold for overtime exemption from $23,660 to $50,440 per year. Supporters call the measure a win for the middle class, but business groups say it will have unintended consequences, including lower productivity and less job creation. The New York Times (tiered subscription model) (6/29)
    01 Jul 2015 12:06:48 CDThttp://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/30/business/obama-plan-would-make-more-americans-eligible-for-overtime.html
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