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3 Feasible Career Options That Are Straight From Your Childhood

When considering career options, individuals generally spend a great deal of time and research exploring the requirements, salaries and benefits of a particular position. The search can be a long and exhausting task, but some of the most satisfying career paths may be right under your nose. ...




Create A New Path to A Successful Career

Career planning is a concern that may be of paramount importance to both students and established professionals alike. Key concerns, such as choosing to pursue a career within the right industry, making an effort to network and build a more robust list of personal and professional contacts as well as seeking out the skills and qualifications that employers are more likely to value can go a long way towards ensuring long-term success. ...




Charitable Mind? How to Start a Successful Non-Profit

Running a nonprofit organization is a wonderful way to make a positive impact on the world around you. Many people feel frustrated by events and situations that are seemingly beyond their control, and it can feel empowering to finally step up and take action in different ways. ...




Six Jobs That Can Take You Overseas

For recent college graduates with a sense of adventure and a desire to see more of the world, a standard office job just doesn't fit the bill. For ambitious young professionals who want to see and do more, these six jobs offer a chance to start a long and successful career without giving up on your dreams. ...




Been Demoted at Work? What You Can Do to Boost Your Career

You may feel as though you work hard in your position on a consistent basis, so it can be stressful and even heartbreaking when you learn that you are being demoted. In many cases, a demotion comes with a decrease in compensation and benefits, and this can create unexpected financial stress for you to contend with. ...




Becoming a Tradesman: 4 Essential Skills to Excel in the Field

Tradesman come in all shapes and sizes and from all walks of life. Hard trades include electrical work, welders, auto mechanics, builders, and more. It doesn't matter which trade one specializes in. Customers are always looking for some key traits to be found in their hired tradesmen, in all areas of hiring. ...




Textbook Trauma? 3 Enjoyable Hands-on Careers To Consider

The academic grind isn't for everyone. Wanting to find a way through life that doesn't require a graduate degree doesn't mean you can't cut it in the real world - it means that you understand that some of the most lucrative job opportunities out there involve trades. ...




Fortune 500: Diversity by the Numbers

It’s well-documented that the C-suites and boardrooms of Fortune 500 companies are overwhelmingly white and male. What’s less clear is the makeup of the 28 million employees who work for them.
 
It's worth pointing out that the case has already been made for diversity improving the bottom line. ...




5 Tips to Enhance Your Resume

Your resume is the most powerful tool you have when it comes to landing the job you're seeking. To keep your resume out of the dreaded pile of rejects and boost your chances of employment, implement these five tips. 
 
1. Tailor Your Resume to Each Job
 
To make the hiring process more efficient and weed out unlikely candidates, companies use a keyword search. ...




Driving for a Living: Best Tips to Stay Safe

Driving down life’s highways can be dangerous for anyone. However, when you drive for a living, you are more prone to have incidents than someone who is a casual driver, if only for the fact that you drive more often. Drivers do a tough, and often onerous job. ...