There's been all manner of hullaballoo the past week or so about reports that an increasing number of employers have been asking job applicants to hand over their social media log-in information as part of the job application process -- if you want the job, you have to show them what you're up to ... More >>
Harriet TubmanAs you may remember, Rep. Allen West -- the self-proclaimed "modern-day Harriet Tubman" -- said the other day that he was starting his own "underground railroad" to get black people away from the "21st-century plantation."Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters, whom West had identified as a ... More >>
Newspapers today are proudly touting Florida's new unemployment numbers, which have allegedly dropped to a two-year low of 11.5%. Jesus, when did "11.5" start sounding like good news?Well, it's not -- it's not even news at all, 'cuz our unemployment statistics are meaningless. Americans still gau ... More >>
flickr/kthreadHungry for a new job out of the office and in the food world?If you've been looking for a job related to food or sustainable agriculture, I've got just the site for you. Started by Taylor Cocalis and Dorothy Neagle (two Cornell grads, friends, and ice cream lovers), Good Food Jobs i ... More >>
A well-known figure in the Scott Rothstein saga has applied for a job with the Fort Lauderdale Police Department. Considering Rothstein's former sway with the FLPD, do you think he has a shot?
Inside we'll answer that question.
Here's what's news this morning in Broward and Palm Beach:Wellington polo mogul John Goodman is in a Palm Beach County jail this morning, charged with vehicular homicide and DUI manslaughter in connection with the February crash that killed 23-year-old Scott Wilson. [Palm Beach Post]Construction ... More >>
With Florida experiencing record unemployment rates, it's critical that the nonprofit agencies helping low-income people find jobs get along with one another. But the stress has begun to fray relations between at least two Broward County agencies with an important role in that mission.Positive Image ... More >>
This from Herald Publisher David "We Are Stable And Vital" Landsberg:
From: Landsberg, David - Miami Sent: Wednesday, April 01, 2009 3:49 PMTo: .MIA NewsroomCc: .MIA Executive CommitteeSubject: Job Posting for Herald Editorial Page EditorJob Posting for Herald Editorial Page EditorMarch 31, ... More >>
State inspectors use the newest techology to curb corruption.The state wants all six Palm Beach County commissioners to testify under oath about corruption in hopes that they might teach authorities how to catch corrupt politicians. The move comes after Mary McCarty resigned under corruption charges ... More >>
... I'm so desperate that I dream of working for some weird Internet start-up that wants to replace real journalism with blog posts.
Yes, and that's just one possible answer to the question being asked by an outfit called Publish2, the Web start-up in question. And if you are ju ... More >>