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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Latin Post

Wal-Mart Careers, Employment & Stores: Employees Strike Outside Black Friday ...
Latin Post
However, the company's employees cost the U.S. around $6 billion in public assistance like Medicaid, food stamps and subsidized housing, according to a report cited by Forbes. One Wal-Mart Supercenter in Wisconsin can cost almost $1 million in public ...

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The EU's Recipe to Create Jobs: Innovate
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Implicit in funding such large research consortia are the job opportunities they create for early-career scientists. Large consortia connect researchers around the globe with each other and also with industry, creating a path through which young ...


Deseret News

Employment Resource Services on the LDS Business College campus
Deseret News
But these services reach far beyond the Salt Lake campus — the skills students learn will help them in their job searches throughout their entire careers. They will be in the system of Employment Resource Services centers, and no matter where the ...

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Part-time jobs put millions in poverty or close to it
CNNMoney
Dead-end jobs: Paige Stevenson is caught in the part-time job trap. She started working six months ago as a legal assistant for 30 hours a week in Annapolis, Maryland, a state where involuntary part-time has doubled since the recession began. She keeps ...

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Q&A: Some advice for middle, high school students
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Amy Myska, an employment and training counselor with the state of Wisconsin Job Service, is answering questions throughout the State of Opportunity series. Q. What is one important piece of advice you would give to middle school and high school ...

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When Is It OK to Quit Your Job Without Another Lined Up?
U.S. News & World Report (blog)
You're miserable in your job and want to quit, but there's no other job waiting in the wings. Whether you want to move on because your boss is driving you crazy, because your position is a poor fit or because you just feel like doing something ...

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As Coal Jobs Vanish, Miners Search for New Careers
ABC News
When 61-year-old Glen Turley lost his job as a coal company truck driver, he did what many people his age shudder to consider: He went back to school to find a new career. Turley took advantage of free classes offered to laid off miners and got ...

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Takeaways from the Careers in Finance Forum 2014
CFA Institute Enterprising Investor (blog)
One of the HR panelists pointed out that when they interview applicants, the prospective employees focus a lot on the realities of the first few months of the job, but the company is often considering a longer time frame in terms of the applicant's ...

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6 Career Insights for 2015
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When unemployment was high and quality job seekers were plentiful, employers had the luxury of defining very narrow targets that a candidate had to hit in order to be hired. Now that the economy is recovering and the rates of unemployment have ...


TIME

Millennials, the Best Time to Quit Your Terrible Job is Now
TIME
I was lucky: The reason I disliked my job wasn't an unsafe workplace, unkind boss, or unfair pay. I was simply bored by a position that turned out to be less interesting and meaningful than advertised. But the thing about boredom is it can really eat ...

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