Archive for October, 2007

Many Red Flags Preceded a Recall of Hamburger

October 23rd, 2007 No comments

nytimesOver the summer, as Americans fired up their grills, the Topps Meat factory here scrambled to produce thousands of frozen hamburger patties for Wal-Mart and other customers, putting intense pressure on workers.

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How Faith-Based Networking Can Aid Job Searches

October 2nd, 2007 No comments

wsjWhen Amber Edwina Hampton began searching for her first post-college job last spring, in addition to praying, the recent convert to Islam took advantage of her new religious connections to network.

As a result, a classmate at an Islamic school told Ms. Hampton about a job opening at the NYU School of Medicine. The classmate, already an employee at the medical school, also agreed to hand Ms. Hampton’s résumé to the hiring manager. Three weeks later, the 24-year-old was hired as a program associate.

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Hamburger Recall

October 1st, 2007 No comments

cnn_video_logoHamburger Recall

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