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Background Checks- Why More Employers are Running Them

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 6:00 PM | 2 Comments

While some employers and entrepreneurs may still be skeptical about the importance of running background checks on job applicants, many more rely on them during their recruitment processes. Employers invest their resources in pre-employment background checks to ensure that they hire the right candidates. Background checks are also useful for limiting liability and reducing employee […]

Different Jobs for Making Big Cash in 2016

Thursday, March 3, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

No matter what industry they are in – from humanities and agriculture to engineering and IT – it is everyone’s imperative to have the best position possible and make the most money they can. That is why people change careers often, transfer to a new field of work and always learn something new. But, what […]

Hourly Job Versus Salary Job: Which Pays Better?

Saturday, February 20, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

If you’ve ever been on the hunt for a job, you’ve probably encountered this dilemma: will you be paid better for an hourly job or a salary job? At first glance, a salary job may sound like the better deal. After all, you will get the same amount of money even if you finish your […]

You Need Wider Range Of Skills To Land Your Next Job

Monday, April 27, 2015, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

In any industry these days, you need wider and broader range of skills to land your next job. I can never understand the industry, any industry as far as employment is concerned. There was a time when you had to know one trade and one trade only. That was right after the second World War. […]

Many Employers Use 3rd Party Recruiting Businesses

Friday, January 2, 2015, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Many employers use 3rd party recruiting businesses directly linked to their Human Resources (HR). There may not be anything wrong with it. However, it can potentially create privacy problems. The employer itself may not ask you personal questions like race, age, color, ethnic background, religion, etc. But the recruiting business under contract with the employer […]

Four Reasons Why No One Is Reading Your Job Application

Friday, November 14, 2014, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

According to a news release by the US Department of Labor, by October 2014, there are 9 million people without a job. The unemployment rate has gone down in recent months, showing optimistic economic recovery. If you are one of those 9 million unemployed Americans, however, the reality might not be as bright and optimistic. […]

Six Jobs that Guarantee Good Pay Right Out of College

Thursday, April 10, 2014, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

If you are going to put money into an education, and even risk racking up student loans in the process, then it only makes sense that you’d want to get a high paying job right out of college. And while not every degree is guaranteed to get you on that path, there are some desirable […]

5 Tools to Help You Land a Higher Paying Job in 2014

Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

Finding a higher paying job requires following a few simple tips like staying focused and persistent. The search for employment is in itself a job. It involves research to understand the job market and doing the research to know what opportunities are available. Many jobs that pay more money want you to have a lot […]

Get Paid to Learn with an Apprenticeship

Friday, September 6, 2013, 1:00 AM | 3 Comments

It’s worth considering the many benefits of an apprenticeship, which offers you the chance to get paid while you’re learning. Apprenticeships offer work based learning courses where you combine a weekly set of hours with a business and a training course, with the goal of building towards a full qualification. Doing so can represent an […]

An Overview of Gas Pipeline Jobs

Tuesday, May 7, 2013, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

In spite of the advancements in technology, gas pipeline jobs are still available. The fact is that for all the technology today, pipelines remain the most convenient and safest method for carrying gas over large distances. Pipelines are also inexpensive so it’s no wonder that they are still needed. Jobs Related to Pipeline Work You […]