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Essential Qualifications For Market Research Analyst

Wednesday, January 26, 2011, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

In this day and age, acquiring digital and almost instant information by companies is on the rise. For that they need Market Research Analysts (MRA) whose job is to do research on what types of products and services customers want. Research on what types of people would purchase them and at what price. Market oriented […]

Essential Qualifications For Website Developer

Sunday, January 23, 2011, 5:24 AM | Leave Comment

The online businesses need website and blog developers who not only have technical qualifications but some business background as well. I have come across many online sites that seem to be developed by high school kids with technical hooks and nooks here and there but with seemingly no business know-how and understanding. As far as […]

Unemployment Rate May Not Show True Picture

Saturday, January 8, 2011, 3:08 PM | Leave Comment

It seems that unemployment rate may not show true picture of how many folks do not have jobs. The government report can best show how many are looking for work. I don’t think it’s an oversight on the part of the government. Some people have just given up looking for a job. They have long […]

Federal Reserve Secrecy Causes Jobs Disappearance

Thursday, December 2, 2010, 5:48 AM | Leave Comment

The U.S. Congress requested the Federal Reserve Bank to quit working in secrecy and explain how much money the Feds had given to private companies such as Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch. The Feds got busy and started to look for secret documents that it had hidden from the public eyes [as if the American […]

Do Women Have Advantage To Land A Job?

Tuesday, October 5, 2010, 12:10 PM | Leave Comment

There are a variety of ways to secure a job. All must be honest and based on a candidate’s professional qualifications. Whether you are male or female candidate for a job, your qualifications – education and experience – matter or should matter the most to a potential employer. That’s the way it ought to be. […]

Tips To Perfect Your Online Profile

Friday, August 6, 2010, 10:06 AM | Leave Comment

If you have some presence online in the form of your profile, enhance it. A well filled-out profile will attract the attention of companies, potential business partners, bloggers and headhunters! Take 5 minutes to perfect your profile – for more business contacts, commissions and job offers! Here are some key things to bear in mind: […]

Interview Process – Seal Of Approval By U.S. DOL

Saturday, July 31, 2010, 4:27 PM | Leave Comment

Finally, a branch of the Government has spoken up, telling us what the job applicants should do and not do. With unemployment at its highest level in decades, the U.S. Department of Labor issued a report Tuesday suggesting the lack of success in securing jobs is primarily the result of millions of Americans just completely […]

House Extends Expanded Jobless Benefits By $93 Billion

Friday, May 28, 2010, 1:59 PM | 2 Comments

Washington Post reports today that the House passed a $93 billion package of jobless benefits and business tax breaks Friday after moderate Democrats fed up with deficit spending forced leaders to slice billions of additional dollars from the legislation. The vote was 215 to 204 to approve the measure which would extend the already expanded […]

Tips How To Avoid Hiring New Employees On Appearance Alone

Monday, April 19, 2010, 12:52 AM | Leave Comment

Some screen legends like Carry Grant, Tony Curtis, Gregory Peck, Clark Gable were at times as debonair and good and sweet talker as anybody could be. In comparison, Humphrey Bogart, Burt Lancaster, Robert Mitchum showed on screen that they were rough and tough as anybody could be. In both cases, they carried themselves (un)believably very […]

The Economy Is Rebounding But Employment Is Not

Sunday, March 14, 2010, 12:12 AM | Leave Comment

The experts tell us that, in retrospect, we had two recessions in the last 10 or 11 years. I may have said this before, I did not know there was a recession let alone two, one in 1999 and the second one in 2001. And the reason for my “no-feeling” about the two is that […]