Udemy Appoints Human Resources Leader Natalie Rothman to Board of Directors | News

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SAN FRANCISCO, May 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Udemy (Nasdaq: UDMY), a leading destination for learning and teaching online, today announced the appointment of Natalie Rothman to its board of directors effective immediately. “Natalie is an accomplished executive and leader, and I’m proud to welcome her to our board of directors,” said Gregg Coccari, Chairman … Read more

February jobs report expected to show strong labor market continuing with solid wage gains

February jobs report expected to show strong labor market continuing with solid wage gains

A worker drills plywood on a single family home under construction in Lehi, Utah, on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022. George Frey | Bloomberg | Getty Images The economy was likely to have added jobs at a healthy pace in February and wages gains were strong. The February employment report, released at 8:30 am Friday, is … Read more

There’s an ‘un-retirement’ trend amid hot job market, analyzes find

There's an 'un-retirement' trend amid hot job market, analyzes find

Thomas Barwick | digitalvision | Getty Images Retirees have joined the labor force at a steady clip in recent months, attracted by a hot job market and reduced Covid health risks. This “un-retirement” trend could help increase the available pool of workers and ease the hiring challenges businesses have reported. As of April, 3.3% of … Read more

UB-led team advances cyber-manufacturing systems with $2.3 million NSF grant – UB Now: News and views for UB faculty and staff

UB-led team advances cyber-manufacturing systems with $2.3 million NSF grant - UB Now: News and views for UB faculty and staff

A UB-led research team is working to modernize manufacturing systems, bringing the complex web of steps and processes involved in creating commercial products under the watchful eyes of computer systems that promise increased efficiencies. The work, which is funded by a $2.3 million National Science Foundation grant, aims to help an array of industries — … Read more

The Great Resignation shows no sign of slowing down

The Great Resignation shows no sign of slowing down

A “now hiring” sign is posted in the window of a restaurant in Los Angeles on Jan. 28, 2022. Frederic J. Brown | AFP | Getty Images The pandemic-era phenomenon known as the Great Resignation remained a hallmark of the labor market in early 2022, according to federal data issued Wednesday. Nearly 4.3 million people … Read more

Ram Ramblings: Tonia Walker, former WSSU AD, heading back to work for the CIAA as a senior associate commissioner | WSSU

Ram Ramblings: Tonia Walker, former WSSU AD, heading back to work for the CIAA as a senior associate commissioner |  WSSU

Tonia Walker, a former athletics director at Winston-Salem State, has been hired as a senior associate commissioner in the CIAA. Walker was the athletics director at Bluefield College for the last three years. She will begin her new role on July 1. Before coming to WSSU she worked for the CIAA from 1993 through 2000. … Read more

5 strategies to make your resume stand out amid the Great Resignation

5 strategies to make your resume stand out amid the Great Resignation

stunted | E+ | Getty Images If you hope to land a new job, you’ll want to make sure your resume catches the eyes of recruiters. The first thing you should do is shift your mindset, said certified professional career coach Matt Glodz, founder of Chicago-based executive resume writing firm Resume Pilots. “Stop thinking so … Read more

Strong job market is causing more students to drop out of college.

Strong job market is causing more students to drop out of college.

Carol Yepes | Time | Getty Images A college education is considered the ticket to a better career and higher pay. And yet, these days there are plenty of good opportunities for job seekers, with or without a degree. In April, employers added 428,000 jobs and wages grew by a solid 5.5% year-over-year. For some … Read more

What hiring managers think of job-hopping

What hiring managers think of job-hopping

At the age of 25, Hannah Williams has an extensive resume, even though she started working full time only less than three years ago. Since 2019, she has held a total of five jobs — with the longest tenure being a full year. A number of reasons made her leave those jobs. Once, she discovered … Read more

Infosys, New Apprenticeship Launch AWS Cloud Apprenticeship | News

Infosys, New Apprenticeship Launch AWS Cloud Apprenticeship |  News

San Antonio, Texas, May 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Last night, more than ten dedicated individuals from cities including Dallas, TX and Indianapolis, IN officially started their careers in tech through the New Apprenticeship (NEW) Amazon Web Services ( AWS) Cloud Apprenticeship program. After completing an eight-week pre-employment bootcamp led by NEW’s AWS-certified instructors and … Read more