01.09.12 The Morning Buzz

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RSVP for ELGL Meeting with Patrick Quinton, PDC Executive Director

Please RSVP to this luncheon as soon as possible to oregonelgl@gmail.com. Space will be somewhat limited so please be in contact soon. Ingallina’s Box Lunch will be catering. Please submit your lunch order with your RSVP.

The Social Media Minute

I couldn't get through Mondays without knowing you're equally miserable.

Stay connected with the profession by following the Twitter feed or Facebook page of the these organizations.


In the Spotlight

Who Should You Be Thanking?

What’s the best way to express your thanks? The classiest and most meaningful is a handwritten note, explaining — in specific, concrete detail — how that person made a difference to you (here’s a good “thank you” how-to).

5 Ways to Tweet Yourself to a New Job

More than 40 percent of employers check out candidates on Twitter, a recent Society for Human Resource Management survey found. In light of that number, Twitter just can’t be ignored by jobseekers.

Around the Northwest

The recession gives an unintended boost to conservation

Bend Releases Details on Junket Investigation

Lots of statewide seats up for grabs this election year

Council resolutions take on money in politics, Afghanistan war

Bottle bill passed last year sought to replace retailers with redemption centers

Legislature’s short session is jampacked

Malheur County targeted for gold, uranium mines

Transportation projects may stall after 2013

University Place slices budget for off-site retreat