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Top 150 Workplaces in the DC area

The Washington Post Magazine released its annual list of Top Workplaces for 2015, and Applied Predictive Technologies became the first company to make the list for a second consecutive year. The magazine interviewed Chief People Officer and Senior Vice President

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Energy Rules: The Fastest Growing Companies 2014

Fortune Magazine just released its annual list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies, and the results show a major trend toward those providing an energy benefit: a quarter of the companies make their profits drilling, pumping, transporting, servicing, refining, or selling

Posted in Career Resources

The Top Workplaces of 2014

This summer The Washington Post printed the first of what it is calling its “inaugural” special report on Top Workplaces. Being a regional newspaper, its focus is on employers in the greater Washington metropolitan area, and it is the result

Posted in Blog, Career Resources, Getting Hired

Making Liberal Arts Graduates More Employable

David DeLong wrote an interesting article in the Harvard Business Review a couple of months ago, suggesting ways that liberal arts colleges can help their graduates overcome the “skills gap” and make themselves more employable. His basic premise is this: 

Posted in Blog, Career Resources, Certifications, Current Jobs for Graduates, Entry level jobs, Getting Hired, Higher Education, Interviewing, Job Matching, Liberal Arts, Pre-Employment Testing, Resumes, Skills Assessment