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Human Resources semi annual legal update

Post Date: June 14th, 2013

EAST COUNTY PERSONNEL ASSOCIATION PRESENTS A LEGAL UPDATE With Marissa L. Dragoo Associate with Littler Mendelson JOIN ECoPA ON THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 2013 FOR OUR SEMI-ANNUAL LEGAL UPDATE Come learn about some of the key changes impacting employers doing business in California today, and brush up on a few everyday items. How does 2013 shape up for […]

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Lunch and Employment Law H/R compliance legal update

Post Date: May 30th, 2013

East County Personnel Association (ECoPA) is a non profit professional group with meetings the 4th Thursday of every month at the Brigantine Restaurant in La Mesa.   The groups meets for networking, lunch at the Brigantine and a speaker presentation related to HR issues.     The June speaker is Attorney Marissa Dragoo with Littler […]

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New I-9 form required to be used from today forward

Post Date: May 7th, 2013

There is a new I-9 form to be completed for all new employees.  The new form is to be used from today forward for all new hires.    Here is a link to the new I-9 form ….  

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Military Spouse Employment Partnership

Post Date: March 12th, 2013

Here is a site offering help to military spouses seeking employment in a new city, such as San Diego, while their spouse is here with the Navy or Marines.   A good resource with job listings, resume templates and all kinds of helpful information and guidance   Military Spouse Employment Partnership      

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A holiday song from the CDC with advise on staying healthy through the winter holiday

Post Date: December 18th, 2012

  The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has published a holiday song with advise on what to do to stay healthy through the winter holiday season  …  follow this link to check it out  ….   This is a fun reminder of what to do to stay heatlhy 🙂 

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What Recruiters are looking for on your resume

Post Date: April 11th, 2012

  This is an interesting article to consider when putting together your resume.   According to this study Recruiters take just 6 seconds to look at your resume and decide if they should consider you for the position.  What should you do with your resume?  This article has some good advice.   Click on the link below […]

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Interviewing – how do you answer these questions?

Post Date: January 5th, 2012

  This article has some very good advice about how you answer questions asked during an interview …. check it out ….     Job interview? Avoid these 6 psychological "leaks" – CBS News

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Your resume of the future?

Post Date: February 21st, 2011

Your future resume?  This is an interesting article on  What do you think?  Do you think this will be your resume of the future?  5 Reasons Why Your Online Presence Will Replace Your Resume in 10 years via @forbes

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Advise from the Personnel Manager – How to get your application form selected for an interview

Post Date: February 2nd, 2011

As a Personnel Manager I see a lot of applications for every job opening. With so many applications to look at and pick from it is difficult to pick the top three or four applicants to bring in for an interview or to send to the hiring Manager. So how do I pick from the […]

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How to answer those difficult interview questions

Post Date: January 25th, 2011

Here is a good article on … advise on how to answer difficult interview questions.  You may find this helpful …

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50 Buzzwords You Shouldn’t Use on Your Resume – On Careers (

Post Date: November 29th, 2010

  This is a good article with advise for writting / updating your resume 50 Buzzwords You Shouldn’t Use on Your Resume – On Careers (

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Employment help for military veterans

Post Date: June 23rd, 2010 The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is holding their annual conference in San Diego June 27 – June 30, 2010.    The conference will include a free event for military veterans with advise and resources for transitioning to civilian employment.  Follow the link above for details.   This is a great free resource for our […]

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