Dia Simms, longtime executive at Sean “P.Diddy” Combs’ Blue Flame
Agency, was recently promoted to President, Combs Wine & Spirits. A
2010 Network Journal 40 Under Forty honoree, Simms began working with
Combs nine years ago and rose up through the ranks. Here, we caught up with Simms to talk about her new role as a key player in Combs’ multi-million dollar empire.
Just three months into the New Year, award-winning advertising veteran
Valerie Graves is off to a great start. In February, she, along with her
fellow board members at the Advertising Club of New York, rang the
opening NASDAQ bell! The former chief creative executive at UniWorld Group is even writing a memoir due out later this year. Here, we caught up with Graves to talk about her experiences in a career that spans 30 years.
Your resume may be the key to landing your dream job, but it can only
serve its purpose if you optimize it properly. Unknown to many, 72% of resumes are never seen by the hiring manager
since 75% large companies use an automated software
app known as 'ATS' to handle
their recruitment needs. Learn the tricks to optimizing your resume to land that job.
workers encounter more difficulty finding work after being laid off as
compared to their younger counterparts. According to the data of the US
Dept of Labor, the re-employment rate in '06 for workers aged 25-54 was 75%. On the other hand, only 61% of older workers (ages 55-64) managed to get another job within a one year. Check out our tips to staying ahead of the curve.