Getting a job is not as easy as it was 20 years ago. Especially for minors. Walk with me through my personal experience in helping teens find employment and my research into the laws affecting the potential employment of minors.
Moving to a new country and working with children is a big decision. This guide is to help you decide if it is the right choice for you.
Is your job search starting to stall out? Are you losing faith in finding a new career? These four books will keep you on course while you look for new employment.
Finding internships related to a degree in the literary field is hard work for college students in today's online society. It's time to examine the affect online communication is having on internship opportunities for young adults in the literary field.
The main reason teachers are quitting their jobs in the U.S. is because of the poor working conditions they face every day. Collectively, these poor working conditions make the teaching profession unbearable for even the best educators.
You have finally nailed that big raise. The things you do right after will determine how successful you are in your new position. Here are some quick tips to avoid new pitfalls after your promotion!
If you’re not particularly passionate about a particular type of law, then you may end up stuck with a degree that you don’t enjoy and doesn’t even pay very well. Examine your interests, strengths, and career options closely to see if heading to law school is right for you.
If you're feeling stuck in your current job situation, this article outlines some of the options available to you for breaking free and continuing your ascent up the corporate ladder.
Whether you’ve recently lost your job, or just in the market for something new, job hunting can be a time consuming, unsure and painful undertaking. Take the time to prepare and you'll have much higher chances of landing that next great job you're looking for.
Many people don't realize that what they can do on the day to day is actually a very valuable skill, so they often ignore it when being interviewed.
Both solid and insubstantial reasons exist for seeking and accepting employment with a new employer. Some of the very best reasons are included here.
Most of us fantasize about quitting our jobs but few of us ever really do it. I'm here to tell you that you need to quit that boring job you hate and start earning a living on your own terms.
Although Texas slower than some other US States to accept ARRA Stimulus Funding, Tyler and the East Texas region were allocated funding with excellent results. Jobs have been increasing since 2005.
Use of standard cover letters may not disqualify you from being considered for job, but it is a missed opportunity to stand out as an applicant. Here are tips on how to personalize cover letters.
With 3 out of 5 PhD graduates seeking employment outside of academia, why aren’t graduate programs doing more to prepare their students for non-academic careers?
A recent study released by Ladders.com, an online job matching service, showed that Recruiters only spend an average of 6 seconds reviewing each resume in a job search. Here's how to make sure yours stands out in 6 seconds, so that you make it to the next step.
At some point, virtually everyone loses their job for one reason or another. The initial setback is hard, but taking the right measures in the beginning can help in the long run!
Do you hop from one job to the next? Do you feel unfulfilled in every job you get? Are you applying to the same types of jobs? In this article we will explore the regurgitation of employment.
After all the demanding work of resumes, cover letters, applications, researching the company thoroughly and completing a good interview, don't just leave and hope they call you! There are a few more great steps you can take to stand out from other job candidates in a professional way.
Have you ever lost your job suddenly? How can you remain patient when rent is due next week? I have a few tips that might help.
Starting a new job can be scary. By doing some preparation beforehand you can hit the ground running on your first day.
Do you have a job which which will not be replaced by a robot within the next five years? If you don't, perhaps you might like to retrain for one of these robot-proof jobs!
Why do employers conduct phone or video interviews? What should you know to perform well when they occur? This article provides you with tips on how to be successful when you have such interviews.
Got an interview coming up? Below I have gone into some of the things that, from personal experience, I know to be important when going for an interview.
Thai contracts can vary by the type of school or company that you are planning to work for and there are some key points you want to clarify before signing a contract. Don't worry. I'm here to help!
Coming to an interview prepared with questions is a chance to display what a great candidate you are, along with getting to know more about the position and company you are considering for employment.
You might have a fine-looking resume, but a messy online digital profile could completely sabotage all your efforts.
What to look out for, what structure to use, and what common mistakes to avoid when writing a professional resume.
The story of how I went from The Coupon Lady to becoming a Consumer Advocate for Shop Rite. Includes why I loved being an entrepreneurial mom.
Landing a career in film requires knowledge and perseverance. My article explains how the more you know about the business the more successful you will be in the business.
Advice from the voice of experience on keeping your sanity during the long job hunt. If you're asking, "Will I ever have another job?" then this article was made for you.
Everyone talks about what should be on a resume, but never about what shouldn't be there. Here's a list of common "innocent" mistakes to avoid. Does your resume have any of these?
This page is for you if you're looking to ask absolutely unique questions which will inform, interest and impress your Interviewer to your advantage.
Life is too short to hate what you do for a living. Rather than spending eight hours a day feeling miserable, here are some things you can do to get back on track.
Are you submitting your resume to the right places? This article helps you decide where you should submit your resume online.
Rejection, fears, stress... It all adds up. What if you never get the job of your dreams? What if you do? When is it going to happen?
Employers want more than a letter that reiterates your resume. Let your cover letter reveal your personality and why they can't do without you!
You want to work in film, but haven't a clue where to begin? Production companies are looking for people with experience, and you don't have any? There still is a way to get your first job in the film industry.
Think an art degree is useless? Think again! Here are six awesome jobs you can get with the skills you gain studying art.
The Interview is the second most essential element in securing a job. If you're not ready for it then you should not be there. The impression left during an interview is the conversion factor.
You know you want to do it. You're itching to make that big career change. So what's holding you back?
Life throws us the unexpected sometimes. Sometimes you find yourself living an event or situation from the past, but as a different person.
I, like many Americans, am currently considering a career change. I also like words that start with the letter "c."
Significantly increasing your interview confidence is no mean feat - but if you're up for the challenge, this page is for you.
A discussion of 5 key points to consider when making the change from a standard 9-5 to a freelance career. It will go into some detail about reporting freelance income to Health and Human Services.
A successful transition from a job loss requires extreme focus on your environment, branding, and the next 15 days.
Losing your job can mean a number of bad things from financial insecurity to loss of insurance. Yet, in the midst of everything bad, are there benefits to being laid off?
By the end of 2014, over 943,000 openings for Truck Drivers were advertised across all internet sources in the USA. Other openings were posted with Truck Driving Schools. It's a big opportunity.
Is work the same as employment? Is someone who is unemployed not working? Is someone's career the same as their purpose? These are important questions to ask in the 21st century.
What is your personal SEO? How is it different from your digital reputation? And how do both affect your job hunt?
These tips can help you let go of anger, grief, and fear when you're fired from your job so that you can get back on your feet and start moving forward again in positive ways.
Ever feel like you can't manage your career and your home life? Like you are on the brink of a meltdown because you keep getting pulled in every direction? This is our story of finding balance and manageability when we didn't think it was possible!
Whether you're looking for a writing job or thinking of switching careers to become a freelance writer, these tips on coping with writer's block can help you stay motivated while looking for new gigs.