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Posted March 23, 2015 by

Opportunity for Graduates – What Jobs are in Demand, and Where

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Image of happy young graduates throwing hats in the air. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

The economy is always changing to meet demand and circumstances. Whether it’s newly developed technology or shifting demographics, more plentiful and diverse opportunities are becoming available for college graduates. Not every part of the US is kind to graduates of any discipline, of course. This article should be able to provide insight on where demand is highest for particular fields of study: (more…)

Posted January 27, 2015 by

Why you should pursue a Career as a Dentist

Portrait of a dentist who treats teeth of young woman patient

Portrait of a dentist who treats teeth of young woman patient. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Do you want to pursue a career as a dentist? You most likely have already given dentistry some consideration. Whether you have decided or not if you want to become a dentist, here are some benefits that you are likely to enjoy if you choose to join this noble profession. (more…)

Posted October 20, 2014 by

The Rise of the Skilled Trades Career

Many are learning that having job-skills training is just as important as having a college degree. Employers look for those who can jump on board, hit the ground running, and do the job properly from day one. Successful employees may have training in necessary skills to perform job tasks, before they are hired. The U.S. economy now shows a recovery from the worst conditions of unemployment in decades. (more…)

Posted October 16, 2014 by

How to Find the Best Career Path

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Direction sign and board with career choice way. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Finding the dream job has never been easy. While some people strike it lucky from the very first try, others struggle for years to find the best career path that would suit both their interests and their financial expectations. If you want to belong to the first category, you should know there are several things you can do about it and a series of factors to consider. (more…)

Posted June 04, 2014 by

Making a career as Information Security Specialist

Saurabh Tyagi

Saurabh Tyagi

The Heart bleed bug that bit the entire web in April 2014 and the panic in the aftermath made it sure that there is actually a lot to cover when it comes to internet security.  The increasing number of hacker groups and critical data breaches bugging different companies are making a case for the governments to notice. This actually signals to a greater need to keep personal and top-secret information safe from cyber-attacks.  Therefore, making a career as information security specialists is probably the best choice you have right now. (more…)

Posted February 06, 2014 by

College Recruiting for a Digital Marketer? 10 Tips to Find the Right Person

If you are college recruiting for a digital marketer, the following post has 10 tips to find the right person for the job.

Are you considering hiring a digital marketer? Are you searching for someone to help make your business more successful and draw the right attention to your company? Hiring a digital marketer isn’t as easy as it sounds, which is why these 10 tips will help you pick the right person: 1. Don’t demand too much Many of the best digital marketers have

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Posted October 21, 2013 by

LinkedIn Reveals Top 100 Most InDemand Employers of 2013

LinkedIn logoEmployers, how much effort do you put into recruiting, hiring, and retaining top talent for your particular company?  While a strong personal brand can help sell a company’s products and/or services, it is the people behind the brand that will determine the success or failure of a business. So, which companies are at the top of their game when it comes to acquiring and keeping talent? (more…)

Posted October 09, 2013 by

Keeping Creative Could Mean Keeping A Job

A creative group of young business people looking at artwork

A creative group of young business people looking at artwork. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Thinking outside the box, having a fresh point of view, finding unorthodox solutions to problems–what do all of these highly valued traits have in common?  They’re all traits of creative people.  Even if you don’t work in a traditionally creative field, it’s becoming more and more important to bring your creative sensibilities out to work.  Why?  As the job market becomes increasingly competitive, creative thinking has become nearly vital.  According to a study done with Adobe, a whopping 71% of respondents think that creativity is so important that it should be taught as a course. (more…)

Posted August 15, 2013 by

Data Scientist Named “Sexiest Job of the 21st Century”; Important Characteristics for the Position

Current and future data scientists may be excited to know that their position has been named the “sexiest job of the 21st Century.”  The following post has more information and features an infographic, which includes important characteristics for being a data scientist.

FICO, a leading predictive analytics and decision management software company, recently released an infographic showing the characteristics of a good data scientist — what a Harvard Business Review article called the “sexiest job of the 21st century.”

The rise of Big Data has fueled demand for data scientists. Indeed.com reported that job postings for analytic scientists jumped 15,000 percent between the summer of 2011 and 2012. McKinsey & Company predicted the U.S. will see a 50- to 60-percent shortfall in analytic scientists by 2018. (more…)