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Resume Software - The Hidden Pitfalls
Disadvantages of Resume Software
Resume software can be very beneficial; however it can also be detrimental It is up to the job seeker to seriously weigh the advantages and disadvantages.
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LinkedIn TIAA partner on new job site Employee Benefit News
Some workers aren't happy unless their job is more than just a job — they want a career with purpose and passion. Financial services company TIAA — in ...
How to Heat Up an Ice-Cold Job Search The Motley Fool
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Brotherhood Crusade Employment and Paid Internship Opportunities for 16-24 Year Old Youth - Lasentinel
Brotherhood Crusade Employment and Paid Internship Opportunities for 16-24 Year Old Youth Lasentinel
Brotherhood Crusade – YouthSource Center has immediate employment and paid internship openings for 16-24 year old Los Angeles youth who desire to ...
Dumb job tips to unpaid federal workers could ruin careers and risk national security USA TODAY
Painting, garage sales, dog walking? Stop already. It's not only insulting, it opens the door to quitting, conflicts of interest and security threats.
5 Career Moves You'll (Probably) Make in 2019 Fortune
This year is likely to look a lot like last year, only more so. Demand for many of the most-wanted job skills of 2018 is still rising (and at an even faster clip than in ...
Jobs outlook 2019: Seattle, state can expect 'still-strong' growth | Produced by Advertising Publications - The Seattle Times
Jobs outlook 2019: Seattle, state can expect 'still-strong' growth | Produced by Advertising Publications The Seattle Times
This is a very innovative workforce, and no one wants to miss the party,” says regional labor economist Anneliese Vance-Sherman.
Career Ladder: Jonathan Schroden Chemical & Engineering News
Jonathan Schroden was raised in St. Cloud, Minnesota, with a teacher mother and a social worker father. “Growing up I was always interested in math, and I ...
My Search for Happier, Healthier Work Cystic Fibrosis News Today
Elly Aylwin-Foster welcomes you to her new column, "Work that Works," where she will share stories from her past career and the CF community at large.
Follow these 5 steps to future-proof your career Fast Company
The majority of Americans believe automation and AI will displace a significant number of jobs; just not their own.
These 5 hot industries are a safe bet for a career that's future-proof CNBC
According to a recent McKinsey Global Institute report, AI and automation will replace 375 million jobs by 2030. The good news: This transformation is expected ...
Inside the World of Personal Styling for Non-Celebrities Fashionista
When I used to think about what career I wanted as a grownup but had no idea what any career actually entailed, I thought it would be so cool to be a personal ...
Can this Indiana city re-invent job training? POLITICO
South Bend is launching a bold effort to rethink job training at the scale of a city.
How onboarding helps ease stress for young recruits Financial Times
Support schemes from employers result in happier staff and improved retention.
Humans wanted: why automation won't kill off your job World Economic Forum
The rise of robots and artificial intelligence might actually open up further job opportunities – if we learn how to effectively channel our talents for the coming age.
15 Most Meaningful Gestures from Bosses to Their Employees Thrive Global
Whether you're a manager yourself or reporting to one, these leadership lessons from real bosses can help boost your morale and success at work.
Reinventing America's P-16 Continuum: As Technology Surges, We Need to Reconfigure the Traditional High School-College-Career Pipeline - The 74
Reinventing America's P-16 Continuum: As Technology Surges, We Need to Reconfigure the Traditional High School-College-Career Pipeline The 74
This essay was originally published as part of CRPE's 25th anniversary collection, Thinking Forward: New Ideas for a New Era of Public Education In ...
Is our education system the right fit for American workers? Politico
Is it time to reimagine our education system around the real needs of the economy?
Expect to see higher payouts of reasonable notice for 'forced retirement' Financial Post
Howard Levitt: Increasingly common with ageing workforce, employee's age and likelihood of being re-employed are considered for damages.
How has talent acquisition changed in recent years? Siliconrepublic.com
Stephen Killilea is a senior talent acquisition specialist at Liberty IT. Here, he talks about changes he has noticed in the HR industry.
Four lessons about transitioning from academia to the 'real world' Science Magazine
When I left my tenured professorship for a nonacademic job, I thought I had already done the hard part: making the decision to leave the professional world that ...
10 employment law and HR changes to expect in 2019 Siliconrepublic.com
Peninsula Ireland's Alan Hickey looks at the year ahead to see what changes we can expect in employment law and HR.
The history and value of unpaid internships Fast Company
Internships are inexorably tied to the career landscape in the U.S. and across the globe, even though many of them don't pay.
Report: Zachary pipe company to close; 120 jobs impacted WAFB
ZACHARY, LA (WAFB) - Thompson Pipe Company will close its plant in Zachary later this year, The Advocate newspaper reports. The move will impact 120 ...
Once incarcerated for drug possession, NYU professor finds inspiration and hope for reform - USA TODAY
Once incarcerated for drug possession, NYU professor finds inspiration and hope for reform USA TODAY
FIRST STEP Act must be applauded, but next generation of advocates understand need for further community-based reforms like the ones that helped me.
This won’t hurt: the Syrian medics helped back to work by UK startups The Guardian
All too often, Britain fails to use the valuable professional skills that refugees bring to the country, says Ammar Kalia.
Mothers the ‘single biggest influence on student’ career choices The Irish Times
Work needs to be done in telling parents how workplace is changing, conference hears.
DHB caught up in global fake job scam Marlborough Express
Doctors in New Zealand and overseas have been targeted by a scam offering them fake jobs. Bosses at Nelson Marlborough Health have fallen foul of a ...
Employment opportunities: Best US cities for job seekers in 2018 USA TODAY
According to a recent study, there are particular U.S. cities that are most benefiting from the current unemployment low. Here are the 10 best cities for job seekers ...
What Job Hunters Should Expect in 2019 | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
If you're looking for a job in 2019, learn about applicant tracking systems, networking, LinkedIn best practices and how to figure out your market value.
Employment trends: 20 jobs that are now dominated by women USA TODAY
In 2000, women held approximately 40.5 percent of all jobs in the United States. That number increased to 43.1 percent in 2016.
Job growth in the U.S.: Cities adding the most jobs in every state USA TODAY
Changes in total employment in 381 metro areas were reviewed from August 2013 to August 2018 to identify cities adding the most jobs in every state.
For Veterans Seeking Jobs in North Carolina NC Dept of Commerce
Our team at the Division of Workforce Solutions provides experienced help to veterans, transitioning *service* members, and eligible spouses seeking a job.
Your College Major Does Not Define Your Career | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Wondering what you can do with a liberal arts major? There are no useless college majors. Find out how to make yours valuable by selling your skills.
These are the jobs with the best – and the worst – job security USA TODAY
While much of the U.S. workforce has an easier time finding a job than they did nine years ago, there are dozens of jobs with high unemployment rates.
Can People with Disabilities Use Your Careers Website? SHRM
Design barriers might be closing off your access to this talent pool and opening employers up to legal liability.
Game developers need to unionize Polygon
More game developers support a union than ever before, and 2018 was filled with scandals at companies like Telltale and Rockstar in which developers lost ...
How a Low Unemployment Rate May Affect your Job Search U.S. News & World Report
While a low unemployment rate is good news for job seekers, it can spell trouble for employers because the competition to hire and retain talent is fierce.
Not Ready to Retire? Find a Bridge Job or Second Career. U.S. News & World Report
Phyllis Matsuura needed a new purpose. She was offered an early retirement package after 34 years in the electronics industry, but at age 57, she was not ready ...
Human Resources JBU Athletics
Job Opportunities and Careers at JBU, Human Resources, Faculty, Staff, & Graduate Assistants, Careers.
Predictions for the US chemistry job market in 2019 Chemical & Engineering News
With 2019 just around the corner, you might be wondering what the chemistry job market in the US will look like next year. If I knew, I wouldn't be working in the ...
How to Land an Entry-Level Job | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Wondering what entry-level means when it comes to jobs? This article explains what level of experience you need for your first job.
How to Make the Most of a Seasonal Job | Careers U.S. News & World Report
Seasonal jobs employ temporary and gig workers in the retail, hospitality and logistics industries in time to meet high consumer demand during the holidays.
With 70% rise in workplace violence in past 10 years, new rules welcome, says WorkplaceNL CBC.ca
Over the last 10 years, workplace violence has increased by over 70 per cent in Newfoundland and Labrador, according to Dennis Hogan, CEO of WorkplaceNL ...
Careers Wake Forest University News Center
If you are currently employed at Wake Forest University please view and apply for open positions by accessing the Internal Career Portal via desktop computer ...
8 Careers for Creative People | Best Jobs U.S News & World Report Money
These are careers for creative people who want to find best jobs for writers, best jobs for artists and best jobs for actors.
Chemjobber's mailbag Chemical & Engineering News
For faculty hires, do departments typically send out rejection letters to all candidates or just those that received Skype/phone/in-person interviews? There isn't a ...
Outdoor Jobs: Careers That Take You Beyond the Cubicle | Best Jobs U.S. News & World Report
Cubicle life isn't for everyone. If the prospect of sitting at the same desk every day makes you squirm, you may be better suited to a job you can perform outside.
How to Benefit From the Blockchain Job Boom | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Career advice about how to find a job in the blockchain industry, how to find a job in the bitcoin industry and how to find a crypto job.
HELP WANTED: This is who's hiring in Houston KTRK-TV
Whether you're looking for full-time or part-time work, or you just want a career change, here's who is hiring in Houston.
Labor shortage: More businesses are mellowing out over hiring marijuana smokers USA TODAY
Marijuana testing — a fixture at large American employers for at least 30 years — excludes too many potential workers, experts say, at a time when filling jobs is ...
How Our Careers Affect Our Children HBR.org Daily
What working parent hasn't felt guilty about missing soccer games and piano recitals? When there are last-minute schedule changes at work or required travel to ...
Industry-led apprenticeship launched to meet growing skills gap Anglo Celt
The Minister for Education was at Combilift in Monaghan yesterday (Monday) to launch a new apprenticeship to fill the skills gap faced by Irish equipment ...
There are 77 US occupations that average six-figure salaries. Is yours one of them? USA TODAY
A new report from 24/7 Wall Street found 77 jobs that according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, pay in the six figures. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.
Dreaming of a career break? Here's why it might not be so bad for your resume CNBC
Some days, the thought of taking a career break can make you want to turn in your notice and dash out of the door. But then, just as quickly, the prospect of ...
Japan's chemical industry struggles to find people with science backgrounds, especially bilingual ones - Chemical & Engineering News
Japan's chemical industry struggles to find people with science backgrounds, especially bilingual ones Chemical & Engineering News
In September 2015, a few months after earning a bachelor's degree in business management from Tokyo's Hosei University, Miyako Nakayama began studying ...
Breaking Into the Weed Business: Everything You Need to Know U.S. News & World Report
How to get a job selling marijuana and how to work in the cannabis industry.
Stanford MBA Class of 2018 Chose Careers Where They Could Make a Difference Stanford Report
The MBA Class of 2018 broke records for salaries for the fourth consecutive year, yet their career choices were not about chasing the money.
This Veteran Seeks To Reinvent The Employment Ecosystem For Salaried Careers Forbes Now
This veteran is working to reinvent the hiring process for skilled labor, especially in the growing tech sector. Working with formerly incarcerated, he's finding ...
Wawa hiring 5,000 new employees this spring 6abc.com
Wawa is looking to hire 5000 new employees during the next three months.
How to Volunteer Yourself Into a New Job U.S. News & World Report
Volunteering can help you gain new skills, help the common good, show you have interests outside of work and fill space on a resume when not working full ...
How to Deal With Job Search Rejection | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
When you're rejected from a job, take time to analyze your professional strengths and weaknesses and practice your interview techniques.
Think You're Ready For A Change? The Right (And Wrong) Reasons To Leave A Job Forbes Now
Americans are more optimistic about the employment landscape than ever before, with 65% saying that now is a prime time to find a job. Before you decide to ...
How to Compete in the Job Market as an Older Worker | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Age discrimination in hiring is illegal. Nevertheless, it happens, and it's one of the reasons why workers over age 50 experience longer bouts of unemployment ...
16 Low-Stress Jobs | Best Jobs U.S. News & World Report
These low-stress jobs tend to offer a calm environment and lack urgency.
Hot Jobs for College Grads | Best Jobs U.S. News & World Report
Congratulations are in order for the class of 2018. Among the gifts arriving soon to graduating college seniors to acknowledge their accomplishments, perhaps ...
The Good News for Today's Job Seeker | On Careers | US News U.S. News & World Report
The tide is beginning to turn for job seekers and employees. Since the Great Recession, job seekers have had difficulty landing a good-paying job, but it seems ...
These Are 15 of the Fastest Growing Jobs Over the Next 5 Years. Is Yours on the List? - Money Magazine
These Are 15 of the Fastest Growing Jobs Over the Next 5 Years. Is Yours on the List? Money Magazine
No matter what kind of skills you have, now is a good time to be looking for a job. Still, some workers have it better than others. The unemployment rate is the ...
Choosing Between a Mentor and a Career Coach | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
Learn about mentors and career coaches and figure out which option is best for your career and budget.
Nearly Three-Quarters of Harvard Grads Pursued For-Profit Jobs in 2018 | News Harvard Crimson
Despite administrators' repeated entreaties, Harvard is still struggling to convince its graduates to go into public *service*. Seventy-two percent of Harvard ...
You Were Qualified for a Job But Not Hired. Why? | Interviewing U.S. News & World Report
Personality and culture fit are reasons qualified candidates don't get hired for jobs. Attitude, courtesy and interview mistakes also play into hiring managers' ...
The 12 Best Jobs That Help People | Best Jobs U.S. News & World Report
These are 12 jobs that help people and jobs that do good in the world.
The 25 highest-paying jobs in America CNBC
Each of these positions comes with a salary of $95000 or more.
MBA Career Paths Yale School of Management
MBA graduates of the Yale School of Management go on to succeed in top positions across countless industries. The varied arcs of their careers, shaped by our ...
Follow the dollar signs: 12 jobs with the highest starting salary USA TODAY
Want to start off making some serious bucks? Here are 12 positions with strong starting salaries that'll make your entry into the working world far more lucrative.
What The 4th Industrial Revolution Will Mean For Your Career Forbes
We are at the beginning of a 4th industrial revolution which is going to transform and augment most industries, businesses and careers. In this post we look at ...
What are the 20 worst paying jobs for women in the US? USA TODAY
Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 24/7 Wall Street reviewed female weekly earnings as a percentage of male weekly earnings in full-time wage and ...
4 Reasons To Consider A Temp Job Or Contract Job Forbes Now
If you're looking for work, this career expert says, it may pay to look into a temp job or a contract job. Here's why and how to find one.
How to Explain Your Unemployment in a Job Interview U.S. News & World Report
Being unemployed raises red flags with new employers, so think carefully about how to explain your work history during a job interview.
3 Secret LinkedIn Job Search Tips | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
Boost your insider knowledge, use the right keywords when searching for jobs and network with a specific purpose in mind to find the right roles.
Early years staff face financial pressure as wages drop Nursery World
Read Early years staff face financial pressure as wages drop childcare and the latest childcare & early years news & best practice on Nursery World.
14 Santa Clara city employees will be losing jobs KGO-TV
Fourteen people with 11 to 32 years of *service* will be losing their jobs next month. They say they're in the crossfire of a dispute between the Santa Clara City ...
5 Ways to Use Networking to Land Your Next Job U.S. News & World Report
The best way to tap into the hidden job market, reduce your perceived risk as a candidate and ultimately increase the chance of getting an interview is through ...
Wage potential: Highest paying jobs you can get without a college degree USA TODAY
Though a bachelor's degree greatly increases an individual's earnings potential, there are still many high-paying jobs that do not require higher education but ...
For new Ph.D. recipients, postgraduation employment numbers are on the rise Science Magazine
Last year saw an uptick in the percentage of U.S. doctorate recipients who had firm employment plans postgraduation. That's one of many takeaways from the ...
Suspect Your Job Is Pointless? You May Be Right. U.S. News & World Report
Advice about how to find a meaningful job that makes you happy instead of a pointless job that makes you bored at work.
Ask HR: What can a potential employer ask a former employer? How about a health condition? - USA TODAY
Ask HR: What can a potential employer ask a former employer? How about a health condition? USA TODAY
If a potential employer calls former employer for a reference, how much information is former employer allowed to share? HR expert offers an answer.
4 Ways to Jump-Start Your Job Search | On Careers U.S. News & World Report
The very thought of having to start a job search can leave many professionals overwhelmed and feeling stuck in a job they don't enjoy. With so much information ...
How to get a head start on the job market Chemical & Engineering News
As I was settling into my seat on a recent flight, I noticed a large group of young professionals boarding the plane. They were carrying poster tubes, and I ...
Rethinking retail: Once-maligned industry aims to lure career-minded workers Des Moines Register
Retail employment has grown 20 percent in the Des Moines metro since 2011 and accounts for nearly a quarter of all jobs.
Storyboarding Your Career: How to Get a Job in Animation | Applying for a Job - U.S. News & World Report
Storyboarding Your Career: How to Get a Job in Animation | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
Job: Lead 2-D Animator Salary Range: The minimum weekly wage set by the Animation Guild is $1,888.80, or roughly $98,000 per year. Supervisors command ...
26 Careers With the Most Job Security | Careers U.S. News & World Report
Talk about job security. Some fantastic careers offer rock-bottom unemployment rates and robust job growth. In fact, 26 jobs among U.S. News 2017 Best Jobs ...
Jobs & Training NC Dept of Commerce
Our mission is to help bring businesses and local talent together, so both can thrive. That's why we assist job seekers in finding employment and companies in ...
NCWorks Training Center NC Dept of Commerce
The NCWorks Training Center's mission is to create and sustain a high-impact culture throughout the North Carolina workforce system. A learning culture is a set ...
Underemployment Persists Throughout College Graduates' Careers Forbes Now
There's some truth to the jokes about English majors working as Starbucks baristas. Mounting evidence shows that a large minority of college graduates are ...
How To Fill An Employment Gap On Your Resume Forbes Now
While it may be tempting to fake things a bit to make it easier to close this gap, you'd be making a huge mistake.
5 College Seniors Share Their Job-Hunting Stories | Applying for a Job U.S. News & World Report
College seniors figure out how to get a first job after graduation.
Map: Fantastic Jobs and Where to Find Them U.S. News & World Report
The job market offers no guarantees. Changes in policy, economic forces and consumer behavior may turn today's good jobs into tomorrow's relics. Careers still ...
Passion, necessity drive career changes in Duluth and beyond Duluth News Tribune
After decades as a small business owner, Annette Beaufeaux had reached a pressure point. It was time for a change. "I don't want to look back and say I just did ...
8 Reasons Career Fairs Are Helpful for Older Job Seekers U.S. News & World Report
Job fairs are an important tool for older job seekers, who can take advantage of networking opportunities with hiring managers.
Mid-Life Crisis: Its Not Just for Men Anymore!
A recent story in Career Journal begins:"The "midlife crisis" has long been thought of as something that afflicts men and often involves expensive toys and second wives. But the Wall Street Journal's Work & Family columnist, Sue Shellenbarger, says that as gender roles change, women are increasingly experiencing their own version of these upheavals.
It is Still Possible to be Upwardly Mobile in America!
Yes, it's still possible to be upwardly mobile in America: it's called a career in sales.Sales jobs come in all shapes and sizes.
Sample Resume Objectives: Good, But Summaries Are Smokin!
Since college I've been told that a resume ought to have an "objective statement" at the top. Maybe you've been told the same.
Career Education Options For Working Adults
Ask yourself this question: "Do I like what I do for a living?" If you answered "no", what are you doing about it? Maybe you have a "good" job, but it's not very rewarding to you personally. Maybe you have job with good pay, but bad hours or worse - a job with good hours, but bad pay.
Listening for Interview Success
Yes I know that we usually think of interviews as us doing all the talking, but the reality is different. At least 40% of the time we should be listening, and what we hear will have an enormous effect on what we say.
Job or no Job: The Certainty of Uncertainty
Headline from AP via Yahoo News! January 11, 2005: "Chrysler Expects No Job Cuts in 2005, 2006." Headline from Detroit Free Press, January 12, 2005: "Chrysler Cuts 200 Hourly Workers.
A Career With The FBI
Do you have what it takes to become an FBI special agent? Do you have a sincere desire to enforce federal laws and investigate crimes?This job requires hard work and can often times be dangerous and stressful. You'll undoubtedly be in close contact with crimminals and victims of crime.
Create Your Plan B Before the Layoff Axe Falls
In one short week, the axe fell at a number of companies and thousands of employees were without jobs. Hewlett Packard, Kodak, Ford Motor Company of Canada, PNC Financial and Kimberley Clark each had to make critical business decisions and lay off large numbers of employees.
8 "Thurvival Skills" for 05
Just what is a "thurvival skill?" It's a skill that let's you thrive and survive at the same time. In today's economy it's not enough to just be good.
Age Discrimination is Alive and Unwelcome Here!
Common sense appears to be a rare commodity these days. Why is this so?In an era when the emphasis seems to be on all things young, beautiful and sometimes shallow its about time we took stock of ourselves and did our businesses a favor by employing older workers! Age discrimination is a terrible injustice that has far reaching effects on our economy where ever we are.
Overwhelmed and Overworked: The Myth of American Productivity
Employment finally seemed back on track during the first few months of 2004. Politicians crowed that "Our tax cuts are working.
Skilled Mechanic Wage Study Review
Well what is a good mechanic worth these days? You cannot place a value on them simply as labor units as they teach in management school, they are worth more than money. So why not treat them with respect and dignity and pay them what they are worth, we believe that the national averages are too low.
The 10-Step Resume Critique
Your resume will generally receive a 15- to 30-second scan upon first review by an employer. With that in mind, it is critical that your resume -- your "paper handshake" -- makes a positive first impression and compels the reader to put your resume in the "yes" pile and possibly call you in for an interview.
So You want to be a Bodyguard?
Then let me start by helping out. The politically correct phrase these days is not "bodyguard" but personal protection specialist, executive protection specialist or close protection operative, depending on your place of training and other preferences.
Self-Preservation Techniques For The Unemployed
Looking for work can be difficult, frustrating, anxiety-provoking, and demeaning.There are few situations we encounter in life where we feel so powerless.
The Six Figure Job Search
Before we start discussing how to search for a six figure salary job, let's set a goal. The goal I suggest is to double your income every five years.
Do You Have What it Takes to be a Successful Petite Model?
Want to break into the petite modeling industry but wondering if you have what it takes to succeed? There are lots of magazine and commercial modeling opportunities for good modeling jobs. Take this quiz to find out if you qualify to be the next top face in the petite modeling industry.
Job Search Lessons From The Super Bowl
The Super Bowl is a game but, like sports in general, it offers useful life lessons that we can take with us . .
Six Sure-Fire Ways to Get Yourself a Pay Rise
Many employees do not care too much for their bosses or supervisors. It is an all too common trait.
How to Know if You Are in the Right Career
Ever wonder if you are in the right career? If you are like most people you have. Did you know that 80% of people are currently misemployed? They are either underemployed, not happy with their current position or not fairly compensated for their skill and/or function set.
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