The White House Teams Up with Will it Help Job Seekers?

Starting today through November 14, 2010, job seekers can visit the Facebook page and post questions to the Obama Administration regarding America's employment climate. The intention is that questions that garner a lot of comments or rack up the "Likes" will be answered by the White House via video responses posted online. Mashable announced this news recently and the comments are already flowing. As with any high-profile partnership between the White House and say, anybody, questions abound. Most important among them, will this sort of forum truly benefit most out of work Americans ...more

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Tech Took the Human out of Human Resources

Human Resources is a lovely discipline occupied by thousands of wonderfully insightful intelligent people. Formally, the field is referred to as Industrial/Organizational Psychology (or the name on your degree). The science behind Human Resources aims to make organizations more productive while ensuring productive and healthy lives for its workers. Translation: workers happy, company thrives. They even used to call it PERSONnel! ...more

Soon, I will be graduating with my master's degree. Knowing that many people will be searching ...more

What's happening elsewhere

The web and social media have turned many of us who never dreamed we'd be speaking in public into public speakers. It's turned us into online job seekers and buyers. It's taught us how to take a computer to a public coffee house or bookstore to do our day's work in a crowded place. This week's look at the blog world offers up some ideas on those topics. ...more