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Posted March 26, 2015 by

How to Stop Technology From Robbing You of a Job

Adrian Cruce

Adrian Cruce

A 2014 Harris Poll of hiring managers and human resources professionals revealed that 20 percent of those surveyed had replaced employees with automated technology. For companies with more than 500 employees, the number jumped to nearly one-third. Similarly, Gartner predicts that one in three jobs will be replaced by robots or software by 2025. Numbers like these could make anyone nervous about job security. However, you are far from defenseless against technology’s mass usurpation of the workforce. Read on to find out how to protect your career from a robotic hijacking. (more…)

Posted September 19, 2013 by

Finding That Special, Specialized Job

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Job searching online. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

We all have our unique interests. Whether they’re longtime hobbies, family enterprises, or new ventures that have lured us in, many of these interests end up becoming our careers. After all, as the saying goes, if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life.

The only problem with this perspective is the complexity of finding the work once you get the skills. Education is relatively easy to nail down; if you’re into journalism, try Northwestern. If your interest is the law, take Georgetown. And even the more esoteric majors are still relatively easy to locate. (more…)