Friday, July 3, 2015

Be Happy!!

I recently come across some DVDs and books on the advances in positive psychology and how you can live "the good life", You can take a quiz to see how happy you are and then use happiness strategies to bring more joy and happiness into your life.
 
How Happy Are You?
Take The Oxford Happiness Questionnaire and your score will be emailed to you.
http://happiness-survey.com/survey/
 

Want to share your happiness stories? Want to join our happiness book club? Contact us for more information on how you can Be Happy!!


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Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Come join the Blacks Gone Geek Job Search Work Team (JSWT)

  Job Search Work Team

LOOKING FOR A JOB IN A HIGHLY COMPETITIVE JOB MARKET

If anyone needs help finding a job, please check out this link and read about the Pierson Method.

http://www.blacksgonegeek.org/careers-in-technology/job-search-work-team

This methodology is very effective and increases your chances of finding a job by 30%.

If you have been looking for a job over 30 days with no results it may be time to do something different! Effective networking is the key to finding and keeping work in this highly competitive job market. Everybody needs help! Join the Job Search Work Team (JSWT) to learn how to conduct a highly effective job search.

Date: Tuesdays, starting July 14, 2015

Time: 8:00 p.m. central, 9:00 eastern
Venue: Online Interactive Webinar

Cost: $100


What you get:


10 weeks of intensive group study to find a job, advance your career, develop new skills, and network with your peers.

Access to JSWT resource website on SharePoint


Required Reading:
  • The Unwritten Rules of the Highly Effective Job Search by Orville Pierson

Positions fill quickly. Seating is limited to the first 10 applicants who pass the entrance criteria. Apply now. Send your resume to milt@blacksgonegeek.org


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Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Job Posting: Senior Director, Data Governance - Reston, Virginia



Company Name: The College Board
Position Title: Senior Director, Data Governance
Location: Reston, Virginia, United States, 20190


The College Board is seeking a Senior Director for Data Governance to drive the organization’s data governance strategy, planning and execution. Data is a vital asset at the College Board that underpins all of the services that challenge all students to own their future. The Senior Director will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the College Board’s Data Governance Office (DGO), which has responsibility for data policy and standards, data quality, MDM standards and practices, and data stewardship across the organization.

The Senior Director will partner closely with the Executive Director of Data Management, providing leadership to the DGO, which consists of a 3-5 person team including data quality architecture, information analysts, and project management. The DGO manages all data governance functions and bodies for the College Board, including the Data Governance Council, the Data Stewardship Forum, and a Data Policy Committee. The incumbent will direct the day-to-day operations of the team, oversee the intake and prioritization of data governance issues, lead impact analyses for large data changes, set the proactive agenda for managing policy and quality initiatives, work across teams to support MDM strategy, and lead a number of more specific hands-on activities.

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Thursday, May 28, 2015

What is Office 365? The best way to get things done!

Join us live on June 3, 2015 at 8pm CST for a free Office 365 knowledge sharing webinar. SignUpButton3.jpg

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Microsoft Office 365 is a cloud-based service hosted by Microsoft that brings together familiar Microsoft Office desktop applications with business-class email, shared calendars, instant messaging (IM), video conferencing, and file sharing. I like it because you can build a company website with easy-to-use templates. You can manage your website without IT staff because of the easy-to-use web-based content management system.

Office 365 comes in many shapes and sizes which can be very confusing when you're trying to decide which product works best for you. So we’re hosting a webinar to explain how you can use Office 365 to promote you and your business.




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Saturday, May 2, 2015

Job Posting: IT Operations and Support Technician

Company Name/Institution: Tradebe Treatment and Recycling, LLC


Location: Merriville, IN 46410

Tradebe Treatment and Recycling
At Tradebe, we create cost-effective ways for our clients to recycle hazardous waste. Our priority is recycling industrial waste into beneficial products and substitute fuels. To further our vision for the future, we created Tradebe Environmental Services through the acquisition of several well-established environmental services companies in North America. Tradebe sets the industry standard by recycling approximately 60% of the waste we process. We accomplish this through the use of "Green" Technology. Tradebe is a growing worldwide environmental services company with U.S. operations based in the Chicago area with processing plants in the Midwest and Northeast.

We are seeking an individual who will be responsible for the support, evaluation, implementation, security, and on-going management of all information technology infrastructure assets and services which support Tradebe Environmental Services. Some of the responsibilities will include working with folks with their desktops and laptops, and mobile devices; working on issues with our servers (physical and virtual), storage and backup devices, multifunction printers, and voice and data communications services.

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