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The recession workplace is "broken" and needs some fixing, post-haste.
Networking is the buzz word for the 21st Century yet few do it properly. Networking isn’t about asking for something. Instead, networking is about establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial relationship of give and take with the emphasis on the give!
“Conduct may be founded on the hard rock or the wet marshes” - The Great Gatsby. Conduct may be founded in the course of a massive corporate restructuring. The conduct of the CEO of one of my clients was founded in the Bronx, where he grew up one of 10 brothers and sisters, with strong family values taught to him by the words and actions of this mother and father - Irish immigrants - and a desire to achieve while always focusing on what’s important — people.
I’ve run staffing groups at Fortune 500 firms for almost 25 years and now I’m a career coach and train individuals on how to have the best job search process possible. Often times, I help them map out what their top strengths are, and what areas they are looking to develop, because this is a top question that is often asked in an interview.
The class of 2009 is bracing for a tough job market that’s forcing them to consider positions in sectors they hadn't thought of, such as government and health care.
In a special OTM Job Center, we show you who's hiring and where the jobs still are.
Click to see the jobs that pulled the highest pay last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Sure, the economy is in recession and people are losing their jobs, but companies and the government are still hiring—big time, in some cases.
Take a look at the top 10 employers with the most entry level openings and how many new grads they expect to hire this year, as surveyed by CollegeGrad.com.
I think it's a given that most people don't even glance at spam before deleting it. But are there times when this accepted practice can come back to bite us?
When asked this question, I decided this was the most provocative insight I’d heard in a very long time.
According to a recent study from Careerbuilder.com, there are some glimmers of hope for people struggling to find work.
A touching story about one man who went from executive, to janitor and back again.
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The cameras kept rolling after Wednesday’s town hall, where our expert panel took even more questions related to the jobs crisis.
With the nation in the throes of the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression and an unemployment rate at its highest level in a quarter century, fear has become palpable. Even for the 90-plus percent of us still employed, job safety is now a relative term.
Here is a breakdown of where the jobs are right now by sector. See what companies are hiring what types of jobs and in which states. Click through to see all major sectors.
The earthquake that crushed Wall Street has now torn apart Main Street. American jobs are disappearing at an unprecedented pace. Nearly everyone has been touched by this crisis – and it’s no wonder everyone is asking: where are the jobs?
Believe it not, high-paying jobs are out there in droves if you know where to look.
NEW YORK/ LONDON, Dec 6- Gold trimmed gains to end slightly higher on Friday, as better-than-expected U.S. jobs data reinforced fears that the U.S. "Now definitely a lot of people are thinking... more aggressive tapering could be on the table," said Frank McGhee, head precious metals dealer at Chicago commodities brokerage Alliance Financial LLC.
NEW YORK, Dec 6- U.S. stocks jumped on Friday, with the Dow and the S&P 500 snapping a five-day losing streak after a strong jobs report gave traders confidence that the economy was improving. Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average shot up 198.69 points, or 1.26 percent, to close unofficially at 16,020.20.
CNBC's Bill Griffeth and Warren Meyers, Illustro Trading managing director, discuss the market rally and the taper. "The economy was a little better than we thought it was," Meyers says.