I worked at Pizza Hut back in 1975, and I was told by my manager, that I was being let go, because I was to young to serve beer. I was 19 yrs 8 months old at the time, my manager failed to tell me this at time of job interview. I loved baking pizza for the company it was lots of fun. But being let go because my District Manager came into the manager's office and she told her I had to be let go, still haunts me to this day. I never did forgive... see more
Artificial Intelligence Changes Employment
We have been hearing a lot about Artificial Intelligence over the past several years. Some experts predict that AI will eliminate half of all jobs that require humans. Yet, others say that we have nothing to fear, because AI may rid many jobs, but it will also create new employment opportunities.
According to a new Brookings Institution report, robots aren’t replacing everyone, but a quarter of U.S... see more
The UnitedHealth Group 5th Annual Minnesota Military and Veteran Career Event is happening on Monday (Veterans Day!), November 11, from 6p - 8:30p, at the Optum Building 1, 11000 Optum Circle, Eden Prairie, MN 55344.
Military service members, veterans and spouses are all welcome to attend this FREE event for an opportunity to meet Managers and network with other veteran employees.
A panel discussion will take place covering a variety of topics... see more
Military service members, veterans and spouses are invited to attend this exciting employment networking event being hosted by UnitedHealth Group, (UHG) and WellMed next Thursday, November 14, in San Antonio, TX.
As an event participant you will have an opportunity to meet face to face with Managers and discover the vast career tracks available at UHG & WellMed.
I was active duty for 7 years and 8 months in the Air Force and was forced to leave due to downsizing/reshaping of the force and only had 4 months to find a job, so I sprung to action and attended all the job fairs I could find; fortunately, I was blessed to land a job at the Port Authority of NY & NJ and started working only a few months later and now I've been here for nearly two years. I know it's tough for military members to transition to... see more
Interested in a Federal job? Hire Heroes USA offers federal employment virtual workshops to prepare transitioning military members, *veterans, and military spouses for their federal job search.
Attendees receive federal resume guidance, application tips, and job search strategies from a live facilitator. Interested?
What I miss most about being active duty military is the brotherhood I had with so many that I served with.
I've been in the Merchant Marine all my working career, now I am at the age where I am having medical issues which prevent me from going to sea. So every time I have an interview and explain my shipboard duties and the responsibilities it seems as if they become intimidated, I also explain that my computer skills are Linux based, so what's the problem.
I went to work at the Shipyard shortly after graduating from Berwick Academy, which has always been a Prep School. in 1951. I worked as a GS 3 for 7 years before jobs were posted for advancement. Transferred go GS-4 Procurement Clerk and then to GS7 as a buyer in the Purchase Division , a GS9 Contract Specialist, a GS 11 Contracting Officer, and retired as a GS 13 Contracting Officer in 1987. All but one year was in the Supply Dept, Purchase... see more
The Owner is a stand up guy! A man of integrity.
Never got upset with the contractors I dealt with. One of my employees grabbed my phone when I started to dial and snatched it out of my hand. Told him to return to his desk and I would talk to him when I had finished.