Seven Tips to a Job-Winning Interview

These days, interviews don't come easily. When you get The Call, make the most of your time -- and go for it!1. Investigate the company's culture, markets, and finances. But resist the temptation to show off what you've researched: "I just read that you're about to embark on a new... Read More

10 Steps to Getting the Most Out of Job Fairs

Many job seekers tend to overlook job fairs. They can be crowded, busy, competitive and confusing events. But they offer you the opportunity to contact many potential employers all within one place, and they can help you land a job. Here's what you need to do to get the... Read More

Hot Business Trends for 2004? And Beyond: Maybe One Will Turn Into a Creative Business Idea for You

I always look forward to the December issue of Entrepreneur magazine. That's the issue that features the publisher's annual pick of hot businesses, markets, and trends for smart entrepreneurs ? or those who aspire to be. Some of the high tech businesses cited like mobile gaming or... Read More

10 Steps to Escape the Job World and Create the Life You Really Want

1. GET THE POINT ? OF LIFE, THAT IS. How many of us will look back in our old age and wish we'd gone to more meetings or put in more overtime. The point? Despite pressure to "play it safe" by sticking with your day job ("...but dear, you... Read More

Stacking The Deck In Your Favor

Many people do not bother to look at their own magnificence and without that view it is not likely that we will recognize the need for strategies to maximize our strengths. When we buy an outfit for a special affair, we automatically try to coordinate each piece so that they... Read More

Your Goals Must Be Within Your Reach

FIRST STEP -- Set short-term, incremental goals. Work up to larger plans later. Never put yourself under the gun right from the get-go. If you do... discouragement will be right at your doorstep. You'll quit! Remember your New Year's resolutions? Set incremental time frames. Short-range goals are... Read More

Defining Success Your Way!

In my career advising practice, I often find that my clients are not clear about what success means for them. Our society defines success primarily around three elements: power, money and fame. Many of you reading this may be saying, "wait a minute ?those elements are not the most important... Read More

What Turns Potential Employers ON; What Turns Them OFF?

According to an annual survey conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, these are the most important qualities that employers are looking for in a job candidate, in priority order: (1) Communication skills; (2) Honesty/integrity; (3) Teamwork skills; (4) Interpersonal skills; (5) A... Read More

Six Factors That Can Cost You the Interview/Job

Most job seekers know that an unprofessional appearance will count against them at an interview. Here are six MORE factors that can help you remain in the unemployment line: (1) Being unprepared for the interview. Prepare, plan, and practice! In today's tough job market, you MUST do everything... Read More

Job Interviews & the Magic of Music

Can music help you with your next job interview? It just might! Here's how. First, it can help you during your research, preparation and practice. While it doesn't appear to work for everyone, some studies suggest that having classical music playing softly in the background as you study... Read More

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Fortune

These are the top 10 in-demand jobs of 2015
Fortune
In fact, they're the most in-demand jobs, according to a report released earlier this month by the job bulletin board Indeed.com. And as the economy recovers and with U.S. employment at a nearly six-year high, the report paints a clear picture of what ...


U.S. News Announces Best Jobs of 2015
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Washington, D.C. – Jan. 13, 2015 – To help the millions of Americans who hope to change jobs or advance in their careers in the new year, U.S. News & World Report today released the Best Jobs of 2015. Health care and technology jobs dominate the Best ...
Best jobs of 2015CBS News

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The Orion (blog)

On-campus jobs can bolster student income
The Orion (blog)
Leah Railey, human resources director of Associated Students, reflects on how the organization helps prepare students for future jobs with part-time employment. Photo credit: Alisa Thorsen. Wallets feel thinner, accounts are appearing emptier and the ...


The Bentley University Newsroom

2015 Best Jobs for Women
The Bentley University Newsroom
If 2014 was all about data-driven jobs (top jobs for women reported by Forbes included actuary, computer systems analyst and market research), a roundup of 2015 reports highlights growth in business careers, health-care careers, and part-time and flex ...


If you're in a career rut, take action
Lowell Sun
We are called on to be responsible for our own jobs and careers and lives in ways different from the past, but for some who want to grow professionally and are happy with the company or industry, job stability and career growth may be incompatible.


TIME

The 5 Best Jobs You've Never Heard Of
TIME
“As we shift away from conventional jobs and move forward into the information economy, there are a growing number of opportunities for workers to transfer skills in seemingly unrelated fields,” says Stephanie Thomas, researcher and program director at ...


AirForceTimes.com

2014: A banner year for post-9/11 vet employment
AirForceTimes.com
The rate took dramatic turns up and down in 2014, with every monthly jobs report except for one either jumping or falling at least 1 full point compared with the previous month. That held true for December's 6.9 percent rate, a climb from the 5.7 ...

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Columbus Dispatch

Job training for poor gets priority
Columbus Dispatch
Honeck said a hands-on approach would provide a better understanding of the employment struggles of the poor, many of whom are struggling to get by on low-paying and part-time jobs. “A lot of our county Job and Family Service departments have been ...
Job education for poor gets priorityWPX News

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Wall Street Journal

Solving the Puzzle of Stagnant Wages
Wall Street Journal
There might be a shift in employment away from high-paying to lower-paying industries; in other words, the economy is producing more “bad jobs.” The other way is that the overall composition of work might be the same, but wages for the typical job in ...


The Journal News | LoHud.com

Oversupply of teacher candidates means tough job market
The Journal News | LoHud.com
"Wake up, class of 2014! Look at the number of teachers who were certified in the last 10 years, and can't get jobs," Kulpa wrote. "They can't even get enough time as substitute teachers to maintain the required state certification. And they continue ...

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