Posts Tagged with "Economic Outlook"

How is the Economy and Recession Affecting *YOU*?

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

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Utah’s economy continues to outpace the United States, though we’re losing ground on key economic indicators, we’re losing that ground more slowly than the nation as a whole and many states around the country. September 2008 Unemployment Rate Utah VS. USA Click for latest employment situation report Utah: 3.5% U.S.: 6.1% Year-Over Nonfarm Growth Utah: [...]

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What Are The Best Companies to Work For in America?

Monday, November 10, 2008

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Annually, Fortune Magazine highlights the 100 best companies to work for in the US. Thanks to the economic downturn, many people are looking to recession-proof their jobs, and part of that includes changing jobs. Here’s the latest list (below), from the February 4, 2008 edition.  Find the full Fortune 100 list online. It’s worth noting [...]

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Utah Unemployment Death-Grip Loosening?

Thursday, October 11, 2007

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Wow, what an amazing year this has been. The very tight unemployment rate seems to finally be seeing a little light with some well-known Utah companies laying off employees, other movement of employees from company to company still strong, and the relative salaries being paid seeming to stabilize instead of the spiraling out-of-control, even excessive [...]

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How to Use LinkedIN

Friday, September 14, 2007

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Jason Alba, who created the Jibber Jobber Career Toolset, recently wrote a book, “I’m on LinkedIN –Now What??“. Well, I just bought my copy and noticed you can get yours on Amazon… if you want. Review pending… as soon as I consume and digest all of Jason’s delectable networking knowledge. Related Posts:Calendar: Personal Branding Summit [...]

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Revenue Growth Per Capita High in UT County

Monday, August 27, 2007

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Connect Magazine reports that Provo, Orem Lead Nation in Revenue Growth Per Capita On Thursday, Aug 23, Inc Magazine released its 2007 Inc. 500 list of the fastest-growing companies in the Unites States based on 2003 to 2006 calendar year revenue growth. Of the nine Utah companies on this year’s Inc. 500, six are in [...]

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What Must I Change?

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

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This is an intentionally OPEN question, and I am seeking brutally-honest feedback. I am reading Ram Charan’s Know-How: The 8 Skills That Separate People Who Perform from Those Who Don’t, and I admit it’s got me thinking.  … really thinking. Just getting into it now, but I am deeply curious about exactly what’s going on [...]

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How to get hired… in Second Life

Saturday, July 7, 2007

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Cory Edo of Electric Sheep company tells us how an artist should go about getting hired (if they wish) full-time in Second Life, the raging virtual world becoming quickly part of our own world. “You’re ready to make the jump. You want to work in SL full time doing what you love – building, texturing, [...]

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Entrepreneur’s Quote

Thursday, May 3, 2007

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Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage. Niccolo Machiavelli Related Posts:Utah Unemployment Death-Grip Loosening?How to Use LinkedINComcast Is Starting The Tiered Internet.. Whether We Like It or NotHow to get hired… in Second LifeFinalizing Edits to Word Documents

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Now Hiring… Right Now!… Now! Now!

Thursday, April 19, 2007

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Had your “Now Hiring” sign up for a while? You’re not the only one… Utah‘s job growth rate stays ahead of nation State is pulling in workers from around the country By Lesley Mitchell The Salt Lake Tribune Article Last Updated: 04/17/2007 11:35:32 PM MDT Utah‘s economy clearly was supposed to be slowing down in [...]

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Calendar: David Ulrich to Present UTC Educational Seminar Apr. 20

Monday, April 9, 2007

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The Utah Technology Council constantly has great events like this on deck: Management Guru David Ulrich to conduct UTC Educational Seminar on April 20 A top ten global thought leader, David Ulrich, will address The new competitive realities for growth and leadership responses at an exclusive 90-minute breakfast presentation. Dr. Ulrich has consulted and done [...]

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