Fast Company recently published an article about America’s new thriving class of employees, Generation Fluxpioneers in the new way business is being conducted. The intriguing report not only explains why these mavens are who they are, it also breaks down the systematic changes occurring in the outdated workforce by describing ideas like: which competitive advantages have staying power, what skills matter most, and how can you weigh risk and opportunity when the fundamentals of your business may change overnight? Check out the entire piece here and arm yourself. Knowledge is more than power in this volatile frontier. It’s essential!
Nearing the two year anniversary mark of Haiti’s devastating earthquake, a recent article in the New York Times reports of dwindling patience and sympathy for the impoverished country by its bordering neighbor, the Dominican Republic. The piece highlights how conditions in Haiti have deteriorated from bad to worse as health issues like cholera and a government stalemate have added to the country’s cocktail of setbacks. Add that to the fact that the general Dominican consensus blames Haitians for driving up crime and taking jobs, and sentiments appear to be bleaker than ever.
Usablenet Inc. (www.usablenet.com) is looking for a testing Intern to work with the inhouse QA team for Mobile websites. The right candidates will receive training and experience in the growth market of Mobile along with an hourly rate that reflects the intern position. The position will be approximately 20 hours per week. The time slot can be flexible.
Limité Magazine is an academic journal dedicated to capturing the echelon of modern world culture elevating the unique and inspiring in fashion, design, travel, the arts, and pure expression. Fueled by a desire to serve as the voice uniting cultures from around the globe, Limité celebrates diversity, creativity, and the modern lifestyle of today’s man and woman.
Matt Taibbi has a very interesting take on the economic crisis in the current issue of Rolling Stone magazine entitled “The Big Takeover where he goes on to say that the global economic crisis isn’t about money it’s about power. And how Wall Street insiders are using the bailout to stage a revolution.”
NOW THRU 03.24.09 | APPLY FOR THE TRAIN OPERATOR EXAM. NO. 8098 WITH THE NEW YORK CITY TRANSIT AUTHORITYMarch 16 | republica
The City Of New York and the New York City Transit Authority are looking to hire train operators.
The Fresh Air Fund is now accepting applications for counselors for this coming summer of ’09. They hire staff members with a wide range of interests and experience in some pretty diverse fields including but not limited to environmental science, culinary arts, fashiondesign, orienteering, leadership, video editing, digital and dark room photography, ropes course, nutrition and agriculture.