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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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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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Teens Losing Interest In STEM Careers

TweetNo huge surprise here as recent findings reveal what we likely already knew… STEM careers are booming and teens are losing interest in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) and medical-related fields.  Despite interest declining, the United States Department of Labor … Continue reading

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10 Ways Browsing PR Releases Can Land You a Job

TweetHow can a press release land you a sweet job or consulting gig? When you see a PR / press release you may simply be thinking to yourself, “oh, another news announcement”… whatever! But have you ever considered that a … Continue reading

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With Landsat 8 DOI / NASA Partnership to Strengthen STEM Careers

TweetThis news on the heel of the launch of the next generation of the LDCM and the continuation of the Landsat program – the satellite is expected to transmit images and data about the Earth within 100 days. Salazar today  … Continue reading

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Recent Graduates… TomTom Wants You!

TweetIndeed, graduation is n exciting time, however, its also a scary time when thousands of grads are pounding the streets and knocking on doors. TomTom has recently announced details of their recent graduate program (Global) and has some exciting opportunities. … Continue reading

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GIS Analyst – Laid Back Career #4 With An Average Salary of $79+K

TweetOk, let me just start by saying NO, I don’t normally read anything on Yahoo!, however, a link to this article made me click for more info! In a piece titled Laid Back Careers on a Yahoo! EDU web resource … Continue reading

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Salary Survey of GIS / Geo Tech Professionals

TweetI think we can all agree that we live in challenging economic times to say the least! As GIS professionals we are subject to the same budget cutbacks, restrictions, and decreased revenue sources as everyone else. Read on for a … Continue reading

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Looking For Work, Try Searching For A Hidden Job – Top 10 States With Hidden Jobs

TweetAn interesting web service accompanied by a mobile app lets users search for hidden jobs… these are positions that you likely won’t turn up any place else as they have yet to be posted. An interesting concept – here’s the … Continue reading

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GIS Career Opportunities – 2 options

TweetAnother Humpday here… so why not share a couple of great Geo career opportunities? Here’s 2 options, with a pay range swing of about $100K… The Office of the Chief Technology Officer, Government of the District of Columbia is on … Continue reading

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10 Great GIS / Geo Career Opportunities

TweetI wanted to share with you a number of interesting, new career opportunities that we’ve recently caught wind of at GISuser. Be sure to browse the Career Center for some great opportunities. Notable, these 10 awesome opportunities (and more) have … Continue reading

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GIS / Geo Tech Career Tips

TweetScoring the perfect career is a challenge indeed, and the current economic climate doesn’t make things any easier… however, the GIS/Geo tech sector is hot so don’t get discouraged (see our career board as an example). Along with this theme, … Continue reading

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