Category Archives: business

10 Difficult Coworkers and How to Cope With Them

TweetHere’s an interesting, humorous, and realistic look at some of the coworkers (like the parasite, the frenemy, and the  Volcano) you may encounter on the job and how to deal with them. Getting along with coworkers mostly means minding your … Continue reading

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White House Report – Big Data: Seizing Opportunities, Preserving Values

TweetA report from the White House… “In January, you asked us to conduct a 90 – day study to examine how big data will transform the way we live and work and alter the relationships between government, citizens, businesses, and … Continue reading

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U.S. Post Celebrates Earth Day With Sea Surface Temperatures Forever Stamp

TweetOn April 22, the U.S. Postal Service will issue the Global: Sea Surface Temperatures Forever international price stamp. The $1.15 stamp can be used to mail a one-ounce letter to any country to which First-Class Mail International service is available. … Continue reading

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Provo, Boulder, Fort Collins Top the Ranks in Community Well-Being Index

TweetFor the sixth consecutive year, global well-being improvement leader Healthways and world-leading management consulting firm Gallup have released their analysis of the state of well-being for communities, states and congressional districts in the United States. Americans’ perceptions on topics such as … Continue reading

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Recent GIS, GeoTech and GeoJob Opportunities

TweetRecent opportunities of interest for GeoTech professionals from GeoJobs.BIZ .NET Developer, UK -  A global company offering a diverse, performance-driven culture and an innovative and engaging environment. They are launching a new initiative and are in need of 2-3 software … Continue reading

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The World’s Most Ethical Companies Are Ranked for 2014

TweetWhat do Dell, Intel, Microsoft, and Google have in common? Yes indeed, they all made the list of the most ethical companies! The World’s Most Ethical (WME) Companies designation recognizes companies that truly go beyond making statements about doing business … Continue reading

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The Best and Worst terms to Use on your Resume

TweetA new Study Ranks Best and Worst Words to Use in a Resume. So if you happen to consider yourself as a dynamic go-to person who’s results driven and a team player then you better think again because you sound … Continue reading

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My Secret For Press Release Writing and Distribution Made Easy

TweetHere’s your dilemma, the boss has asked you to create a nice PR release to share an announcement with the World. You spend hours crafting a nicely worded release, double check the spelling, the grammar, and you fact check everything … Continue reading

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From the Whitehouse – Government “Big Data”; Request for Information #RFI

TweetThe Whitehouse has issued an RFI on the topic of Big Data. Details are as follows – On January 17, 2014, President Obama called for senior government officials to lead a comprehensive review of the ways in which “big data” … Continue reading

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10 GIS / GeoTech Career Opportunities

TweetPlenty of activity and career opportunities recently for the geoGeek thanks to the GeoJobs.Biz resource! The following are just 10 of the most recent opportunities – good luck! Senior Product Manager, INRIX – INRIX seeks a Senior Product Manager to … Continue reading

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YouthfulCi​ties: NEW Urban Decoder Internship Applicants Wanted

TweetHere’s an interesting opportunity from the Youthful Cities program – YouthfulCities is recruiting our next batch of Urban Decoders from around the world.The program will be kicking off in Canada over the coming months. As an Urban Decoder you will … Continue reading

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It’s Official, Employees Are Wasting Time Meeting, Socializing and Surfing

TweetIndeed this is a very common topic that often comes up, particularly when you ask someone about how their company uses social media or if they encourage it. Well now, a Canadian research firm has churned out some numbers that … Continue reading

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