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5 Best Cities For Those Thinking Of A Career In Finance

Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Congratulations! You’re about to graduate with a finance degree and must be searching for a suitable job. No worries there also. There are thousands of finance jobs one can find in nearly every city in the world. But everybody aspires to start their career with a great job. Most importantly they seek continuous growth in […]

Five Characteristics That Make a Great Finance Manager

Thursday, July 7, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

If you are finding it hard to find a job as a finance professional in the current job market, may be better showcasing of your knowledge and vital traits of the finance industry is all that is needed. This post is meant to act as a guide for carving a niche in the finance industry, […]

Background Screening – Your Company’s Last Line of Defense

Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Employee background checking is concerned with researching an individual’s financial records, commercial records and criminal records. It is typically sought by companies that advertise a position that needs a high level of security or trust. Governments, financial institutions and hospitals are examples of industries or sectors that require a background check. Why make a background […]

Background Checks- Why More Employers are Running Them

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

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 | Leave 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 […]