Could a Computer Do Your Job?

Computers have caused significant changes in the labor market, and some jobs have been replaced by technology. Continue reading “Could a Computer Do Your Job?”…

Applying Yourself

Many jobseekers are impatient with the application process – especially established workers with a resume in hand. “Why even bother?” they’ll ask. “Can’t I just write in ‘See resume?’”? The answer is no, for a couple of good reasons. Continue reading “Applying Yourself”…

Three Avoidable Mistakes for Young Jobseekers

If you’re a young jobseeker who's having trouble getting interviews, check to see if you’re making any of these common mistakes. Continue reading “Three Avoidable Mistakes for Young Jobseekers”…

Making Good Choices

We meet too many jobseekers who simply let days slip away without meaningful activity that advances their job search. Making good choices means that you get a sense of satisfaction at the end of the day and that you’ve taken a step (or two) toward getting your next job. Continue reading “Making Good Choices”…

The Best Paying College Degrees

Training and education are the best ways to increase your value as a worker; everyone should consider adding education to his career plan. But before you lock yourself into a 4-year degree, think about your return on investment. Payscale.com has listed the best-paying college degrees, and it’s no surprise that engineering degrees top the list. Economics, physics and computer science complete the roster of degrees that really pay off. Continue reading “The Best Paying College Degrees”…

Your Personal Brand

To be in business today, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called You. It's that simple -- and that hard.” Your career path is more than a series of jobs – it’s about who you are and where you’re going. The problem is, most of us aren’t sure of who we are and where we’re going. Continue reading “Your Personal Brand”…