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  • Highest Paying Jobs

    Highest Paying Jobs

    Job satisfaction, job security, a great boss, and a thriving workplace environment: what more could anyone ask for? A job that pays well, of course. Here are the highest paying jobs and their average salaries, according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics...

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  • Restaurant Industry Sees Huge Job Growth

    Restaurant Industry Sees Huge Job Growth

    According to a press release by the National Restaurant Association, more than 200,000 jobs have been created in the restaurant industry in the past six months. With this massive surge in employment, restaurants have become the country's second...

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  • How the Overcrowded Job Market Is Changing the Mindset of Universities and Students

    How the Overcrowded Job Market Is Changing the Mindset of Universities and Students

    In today's difficult economy, there are many qualified candidates coming out of top-flight graduate schools, but unfortunately there are not enough job opportunities waiting for them. The overall...

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  • Top 10 Best Business and Financial Jobs

    Top 10 Best Business and Financial Jobs

    Workers seeking careers in business and finance can expect job growth over the next decade to be about 13 percent, according to projections by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In 2012 there were about 7.1 million workers in these industries. About 900,000 more...

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  • Top Highest-Paying Fields You Can Enter with an Associate's Degree

    Top Highest-Paying Fields You Can Enter with an Associate's Degree

    While many assume high-paying jobs require a bachelor's or graduate degree, there are a number of excellent career options available to associate's degree holders.

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  • Explore Information Systems Security (ISS) Career Opportunities

    Explore Information Systems Security (ISS) Career Opportunities

    Computer hackers and cyber-terrorists can wreak havoc on information systems (IS). Because of this looming threat, the demand for cyber-security specialists - and information security...

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  • An Associate's Degree Can Lead to Administrative Assistant Positions

    An Associate's Degree Can Lead to Administrative Assistant Positions

    In an economically troubled time, many companies have scaled back on full-time hiring. However, a new survey by CareerBuilder shows that about 36% plan on hiring contract or temporary workers...

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  • Improve Career Opportunities Through Advanced Degree Programs

    Improve Career Opportunities Through Advanced Degree Programs

    Individuals who have already begun their careers and want to improve their professional value can benefit from master's degree programs.Those who wish to further their education without quitting their job should consider enrolling in online courses.

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  • Job Hunt Strategies for the New Year

    Job Hunt Strategies for the New Year

    As we look to the year ahead, this is a good time to review the job hunt strategies you employed last year. If you are still looking for a job, seeking a new opportunity, or want to make a career change, re-evaluating the strategies you used last year and how best to...

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  • Find Job Satisfaction With an IT Career

    Find Job Satisfaction With an IT Career

    Individuals who want to find a satisfying career in a troubled economy may want to consider pursuing a job in the information technology, or IT, industry. According to a recent survey by Modis, 89% of IT professionals are currently content with their...

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  • Study Shows Most Firefighters are Happy, Satisfied with Their Jobs

    Study Shows Most Firefighters are Happy, Satisfied with Their Jobs

    A new study by the University of Chicago shows that across all occupations, about 47% of people said they were very satisfied with their jobs, while 33% said they were, in general, very happy...

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  • Best Jobs for Geeks

    Best Jobs for Geeks

    Whether your vice is video games, Linux, or the signature hairstyle of Carrie Fisher as Princess Leah, there's a job for any geek. A geek can be defined as one who has an interest in anything technological, whether cell phones, computers, or hybrid cars. If you're looking to...

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  • Top 7 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

    Top 7 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

    Whether it’s making sure people get from Point A to Point B safely or overseeing the shipment of materials, transportation jobs offer potential for those with an interest in the field.

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  • Should You Change Jobs Now?

    Should You Change Jobs Now?

    Sometime during a job search, many people ask me whether they should consider a change of career. Before I answer, I always ask, "Why are you considering a change?" Their answer tends to be one of three: They can see that their old line of work is disappearing;

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  • What if You've Never Had a

    What if You've Never Had a "Real Job"?

    Maybe you're just about to graduate. Maybe you've been a parent and homemaker since you got married. Maybe you left school to care for a sick parent and now it's ten years later, and you're wondering how to start a career . Now you wonder, "How can I convince someone to hire me when I've never had a real job?"

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  • Get Your Time's Worth With Part Time Jobs

    Get Your Time's Worth With Part Time Jobs

    Time Is Money: It's an old adage that we all know and understand, but do we really apply it in our daily life? If you have a little extra time, there are several ways you can leverage it to bump up your savings. The most fun and rewarding of all ways is working part time.

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  • 5 Ways To Tap Into Career Intuition

    5 Ways To Tap Into Career Intuition

    Do you believe in intuition? Do you realize you can tap into your own future and "see" your next successful career step? Perhaps you're smart, successful, practical, realistic and don't believe in what you can't see. But then why are you in this mess? Why are you rethinking your life? Why are you afraid?

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  • I See Your Dream Job: Your New Year's Resolution

    I See Your Dream Job: Your New Year's Resolution

    Forget the "lose 5 pounds" and "stop drinking coffee" resolutions; this year, it's time to use the powerful energy of a new decade to finally do the work you came here to do. These six steps will help you launch your new-and-improved career, and move closer to your life's work.

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  • The Intuitive Job Search

    The Intuitive Job Search

    If you've been job hunting for awhile with few promising results, it's time to try something new. It's time to use the powerful energy inside of you - called intuition - to guide you to the work you came here to do. When you master the art of listening to your intuition, it's like revving up your job-search engine and giving it super-powers.

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  • The Next Possible Thing

    The Next Possible Thing

    You woke up this morning with a new idea. You marinated in it before getting out of bed. You asked yourself, is this the time to follow that dream? There has never been a greater time to follow that dream than now.When the conventional rules of career come crashing in around us, we emerge from the rubble holding onto our true selves - the divine potential we came to fulfill through our work. Nothing else remains.

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  • Business Professionals Have Numerous Online Degree Options

    Business Professionals Have Numerous Online Degree Options

    Those who have earned a master's degree and wish to boost their careers may benefit from enrolling in a doctoral degree program Professionals with advanced degrees and certifications have increased job prospects, lower rates of unemployment and higher salaries than those with less education, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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  • Top Paying Jobs for Women

    Top Paying Jobs for Women

    Women are using their skills and abilities in many industries to maximize their career and annual pay. They have to. The female presence in the workforce has grown to 47 percent, according to the Department of Labor Womens Bureau. In fact, the Bureau also...

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  • Tips and Tricks for a Successful Job Search

    Tips and Tricks for a Successful Job Search

    If you find that your job search has stalled or you aren't getting any responses from prospective employers, the recruiting specialists at America's Job Exchange offer some tips to consider that can kick-start your search again and provide some fresh perspective...

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  • The Job Seeker's Guide to Online Job Search

    The Job Seeker's Guide to Online Job Search

    Launching a job search can be a daunting task for anyone, whether you're a transitioning veteran job seeker, looking to change careers or a novice. The Web is peppered with scores of job sites, referral tools, networking sites, social media, and job search engines...

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  • Professionals Have Increased Opportunities To Obtain Project Management Training

    Professionals Have Increased Opportunities To Obtain Project Management Training

    Employers are increasingly seeking applicants who have completed training in project management . As a result, a growing number of online and campus-based postsecondary institutions are offering...

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  • Start a Career in the Fast-Growing Healthcare Field as an LPN

    Start a Career in the Fast-Growing Healthcare Field as an LPN

    New data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows that the unemployment rate changed very little during the month of October. Currently, about 13.9 million Americans do not have jobs...

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  • Redefining Your Career in the New Year

    Redefining Your Career in the New Year

    If you are like many people, you may be gearing up to make a New Year's resolution. This is a time of year when you, like countless others, are perhaps re-assessing some aspect of your life and setting goals for the year ahead. This may also be a time...

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  • Launching a Social Media Marketing Career

    Launching a Social Media Marketing Career

    Individuals who are interested in the marketing industry probably know that in recent years, social media has established a major presence in the field. According to a November 2011 survey by Wildfire, about 97% of marketing professionals believe social...

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  • Best Industries to Work In

    Best Industries to Work In

    Whether you are a recent college graduate or someone who's been in the workforce for several years, it's always a good practice to stay abreast of the top industries. Although there is no definitive way to know what industries and jobs will be most available and most...

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  • Your Career: What Do You Really Want?

    Your Career: What Do You Really Want?

    Regardless of what career path you choose, fundamentally most of us work because we need to earn a living. At some point in all of our careers, however, the inevitable question is posed "Is this what I want to be doing?" While this can seem like a daunting question...

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  • Put Your Values to Work in the Nonprofit Sector

    Put Your Values to Work in the Nonprofit Sector

    Many people have strong beliefs and a dedication to charitable causes, but may not know that it is possible for them to assist these groups in their professional lives. Nonprofit HR Solutions reports that about 10.7 million employees currently make up the nonprofit...

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  • Health Informatics Jobs Growing as Paperless Deadline Nears

    Health Informatics Jobs Growing as Paperless Deadline Nears

    Back in 2010, the United States government embraced health informatics and all the benefits that come with it by implementing a mandate for healthcare facilities to become paperless by 2015...

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  • Careers in Negotiations

    Careers in Negotiations

    As the global marketplace becomes increasingly diverse and people from all walks of life find themselves working together more closely than ever before, conflict may be inevitable. Business leaders who understand the positive aspects of conflict can leverage the...

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  • Starting Your Own Business – What You Need to Know

    Starting Your Own Business – What You Need to Know

    More than half of working Americans are employed in small businesses – those classified as having 500 employees or less As the unemployment rate continues to stagnate, current job seekers and others may be considering whether it makes sense to start...

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  • Top Twenty Occupations with the Highest Projected Job Growth

    Top Twenty Occupations with the Highest Projected Job Growth

    Job security has become a big priority for job seekers, especially after so many workers experienced layoffs during the recession. When searching for a new career, its important to know which jobs...

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  • Positive Trends for Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) Job Growth in 2014

    Positive Trends for Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) Job Growth in 2014

    Due to The Affordable Care Act, many employers are looking for professionals ready to take part in healthcare careers. Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) is particularly a thriving career choice, with HIT job growth expected to increase in 2014.

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  • Earn A Degree Before Working In Law Enforcement?

    Earn A Degree Before Working In Law Enforcement?

    Careers in law enforcement range from patrol officers and detectives to lawyers. If you’re considering a job in this field, becoming a police officer is a great option.

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  • Become a Private Detective

    Become a Private Detective

    While the hours are long and job duties can be complicated, a career as a private detective can be a good choice for those who want to work in law enforcement because of the projected job growth and decent salary.

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  • Desired Leadership Skills You Need to Advance Your Career

    Desired Leadership Skills You Need to Advance Your Career

    While becoming a successful leader requires many steps, having the right skills is crucial. You can set yourself apart by taking a leadership course that provides the necessary training and allows you to improve your skill set.

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  • How to Move From Sales to Sales Management

    How to Move From Sales to Sales Management

    A company’s sales team is at the heart of a business enterprise, the group that drives profits and ensures the company meets monetary goals. For every sales team, there is someone who leads them to...

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  • Leadership Skills are the Critical Link to Your Next Career Promotion

    Leadership Skills are the Critical Link to Your Next Career Promotion

    When searching through the resumes of potential candidates for promotion, many company executives will be looking for signs of leadership skills. That’s a separate issue than whether or not someone is...

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  • Job Prospects and Top 5 States With The Highest Salary for Medical Assistants

    Job Prospects and Top 5 States With The Highest Salary for Medical Assistants

    Job prospects for medical assistants are improving noticeably as the healthcare industry adjusts to new health care legislation and responds to increases in patient case loads. But medical assistants also may find they have additional responsibilities...

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