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Top 5 Immigration Apps

Immigration app

1. USCIS Case Status — (Free, iOS & Android) This app from the US Citizenship and Immigration Services allows users to check their status. When someone applies for an I-140 they get a 13-digit number. On this app they can download the case tracker and [Read More]

October 2nd, 2015|Job|

Tech & Immigration

business-english-worldWhether you’ve been hearing the different opinions during the presidential debates or reading them online, the one thing that everyone can agree on is that the current American immigration system is seriously flawed, and no industry is getting [Read More]

September 30th, 2015|Job|

Top 5 Job Apps

Job apps

1) SLACK (Free; iOS & Android) Slack is getting a lot of attention because it helps manage communication with your team or remotely. It is so easy to use you don’t need long email threads anymore.

2) ASANA(Free; iOS & Android) It’s name [Read More]

September 25th, 2015|Job|

Radio Recap: 2nd Chances

climbing-the-ladderOver 100 cities and countries from 18 states in the nation have already implemented fair-chance hiring reforms including the practice to  “ban the box” — a movement to remove the small box on job applications that asks whether or not an applicant has been convicted [Read More]

September 23rd, 2015|Job|

zTailors, the Uber of Tailors

tailor-w724These days, with hairstylists and manicurists who’ll show up on your doorstep at the push of a button and services such as same-day shipping for e-commerce purchases, there’s little need to leave your house. One less errand you’ll have to run now? Going to the tailor.

The New [Read More]

June 8th, 2015|Hot, Job, Life, You|

Amazon Promotes First Woman to Role of Adviser to the CEO

mariarenzLast Thursday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos promoted Maria Renz to the coveted role of technical adviser to the CEO. Renz was formerly CEO of Quidsi, the company that owned Diapers.com, which Amazon acquired in 2011.

The position, which Bezos created more than a decade ago, serves [Read More]

May 26th, 2015|Hot, Job, Life, You|

Radio Recap: The Business of Branding

download-sticker-packYou are your own business and like a business in order to complete your core mission to engage, nurture, and convert a potential customer, employee, or even a date nowadays you have to have a solid online reputation. As does any successful and engaging company brand.

But [Read More]

May 14th, 2015|Hot, Job, You|

nspHire, the Tinder for Job Searches

the officeTired of sifting through resumes and cover letters? We get it.

Avoid all the corporate back-and-forth and cut to the chase with nspHire (free for iOS and Android). The new job matching app for employers and job seekers makes it simple for employers to hire candidates [Read More]

April 29th, 2015|Hot, Job|

Rebecca Minkoff Supports Women In Tech

min-koffRebecca Minkoff is used to integrating fashion and technology—she introduced several pieces of wearable tech in her spring 2014 collection—but the designer is taking her business ethos to a whole new level. At the UN Women’s Planet 50-50 event (where Hillary Clinton spoke about the #NotThere campaign), [Read More]

April 8th, 2015|Hot, Job, You|

The Ellen Pao Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

Ellen-Pao_pan_20822The Silicon Valley sexism lawsuit brought by Ellen Pao against venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins has rocked the tech world for the last two weeks. Currently the interim CEO of Reddit, Pao says a male partner made her life at the firm difficult by retaliating against her after [Read More]

March 25th, 2015|Hot, Job|