Archive for the ‘Career’ Category

Getting your resume to stand out is half the battle. But if you’re selected to interview for the position, you want to focus on making a memorable and good impression, and the kind that sets you apart from the other applicants. If you’re getting ready for an upcoming job interview, the following tips can help:  […]

Getting your resume to stand out is half the battle. But if you’re selected to interview for the position, you want to focus on making a memorable and good impression, and the kind that sets you apart from the other applicants. If you’re getting ready for an upcoming job interview, the following tips can help: […]

If you’re unhappy with your current line of work, you may be seriously contemplating a career field switch. If you don’t know how to begin or what steps to take, consider the following:  Have enough saved up Ideally, you’ll want to transition to a new job right after leaving your current job. A gap between […]

Being terminated from your job can be stressful and traumatic, especially if you’ve worked at the same place for years or if you’re the main breadwinner in your household. To help minimize the repercussions, it’s crucial to take the following steps after you’ve lost your job:  File for unemployment Even if you are receiving a […]

  Depending on your skills, training, interests and talents, you may find success in one of the following fast-growing freelance career choices: Web designing Typical duties: Because just about all businesses have a need for a visually stunning website these days, web designers are in high demand. Duties include everything from creating brand new websites […]

  If you’ve always wanted to be your own boss, now may be the best time. With telecommuting positions and freelance jobs becoming more common, more and more individuals are ditching traditional 9-to-5 office jobs and embarking on freelance career ventures. Freelancers might work temporarily at different office sites, whereas others might work solely from […]

Whether there is a lack of jobs in your career field in your current area or you just want a fresh start, expanding your job search to a new state can sometimes prove to be a great decision. It does, however, come with some challenges. Unless you’re applying for a neighboring state that is still […]

A new year brings changes, which can also mean changes to your career. If you’ve been thinking about entering a new career field, but don’t know where to start, here are some careers that are projected to be among the top paying for 2013. Veterinarians Veterinarians provide medical care to animals, including pets, laboratory animals, […]

Technology is advancing every day, and there are so many things that are possible today that weren’t many years ago. As such, many jobs that were once filled by people, are now being replaced by technology. For instance, agriculture employed approximately 60 percent of the working population back in 1850, and now that percentage is less than […]