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Posted August 19, 2015 by

Entry Level Jobs: The Best and Worst of 2015

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Young web designers looking at a laptop and discussing. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Following graduation, many college graduates are out searching for entry level jobs.  As a recent grad, have you thought about what kind of position you would like to have?  Before accepting a job, do your research so that you understand all of the expectations for it.  To help with your job search, WalletHub has shared a list of the best and worst entry level jobs of 2015. (more…)

Posted June 17, 2015 by

Data Scientist, Social Media Manager, Civil Engineer, Computer Systems Analyst and Physical Therapist Among Most Promising Careers for Millennials

The Millennial generation – the largest generation in the workforce — has been tagged with negative workplace stereotypes that they’re narcissistic, obstinate and lacking initiative. Yet smart companies know that unless they start hiring these young employees soon, their future is bleak.

Steven-Rothberg-high-res-close-08-13-2013That realization shows in suddenly robust hiring of Millennials. “This is the strongest year of employment growth for this generation since 2007,” says Steven Rothberg, president and founder of College Recruiter.

“We’re getting close to where we’re seeing equilibrium,” Rothberg adds. “Where just about every college educated young adult that wants to be employed, can easily be employed.” (more…)

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Posted November 18, 2013 by

Looking for Nonprofit Work as Recent Graduate Jobs? 7 Jobs with Good Pay

If you are looking for nonprofit work as recent graduate jobs, the following post has seven jobs that offer good pay.

A large paycheck isn’t usually a reason to work for a nonprofit. Meaningful work, engaging community and diverse projects, yes. But the paycheck? No. “Generally, the jobs with the highest meaning offer low pay. People who want to make the world a better place are not driven by money. They’re driven by a desire

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Posted October 12, 2012 by

8 Jobs You’ll Love That Pay $50,000 a Year

Dawn Dugan

Dawn Dugan, Salary.com contributing writer

How do you define success? Do you want a job that you love, or a paycheck that satisfies you? In a tough economy where jobs are scarce, many of us believe that we must, to some degree, choose between one and the other.

The reality is, lack of money is one of the top causes of stress in the United States. According to the American Psychological Association’s most recent annual Stress in America survey, 75 percent of those surveyed said money was a significant source of stress in their lives, while another 70 percent cited that work caused major stress. It’s only natural that in these circumstances, when we feel forced to choose between love and money, we panic and choose the latter. (more…)

Posted February 09, 2012 by

Interview with a Software Engineer

I am a senior software engineer at a large software company. This job is my second in the industry and I have 24 years experience as a computer programmer and software engineer. (more…)