Traditional Education is No Longer Enough for Successful Career

In the past, those who spent the time and money to earn a traditional college degrees enjoyed more earning power over their lifetimes than those who didn’t. According to the U.S. Bureau of Statistics, in 2015, men with high school diplomas earned an average of $751 per week, while men with a bachelor’s degree earned … Continue reading “Traditional Education is No Longer Enough for Successful Career”

9 Hiring Best Practices Recommended by Startup CEOs

Hiring top notch specialists for your startup can be the task easily performed by a company’s CEO. For example, every recent hiring decision made by Yahoo was carefully analyzed by Marissa Mayer. Such a situation is a common thing among many startups. Thus, Mark Zuckerberg allocated much time for recruiting employees. That is why Facebook … Continue reading “9 Hiring Best Practices Recommended by Startup CEOs”

Why You Should Constantly Develop Your Skills If You Work For The IT Industry

Information Technology (or IT as it’s widely known to date) may seem like an outdated hybrid industry, since most people actually talk about “information” and “technology” as sole elements in colloquialism; however, there’s still plenty growth for this industry to surprise ourselves and for this behalf it should not be weird the upcoming trend among … Continue reading “Why You Should Constantly Develop Your Skills If You Work For The IT Industry”

Most Promising Freelance Careers for Tech Lovers

Back in the old times of 9-5 jobs, with conventional schedules and even more common routines everything seemed to run smoothly; however, truth is that a good percentage of people sought their way out of the office for the most creative myriad of reasons: having children, comfort, avoiding public transport, feeling trapped at the office … Continue reading “Most Promising Freelance Careers for Tech Lovers”

6 Reasons Why You Should Consider A Career in Information Technology

Humans have been storing, retrieving, manipulating, and communicating information since the Sumerian era in Mesopotamia. Initially, people communicated with one another by writing on slates in 3,000 B.C. However, with the passage of time, the transfer of information has become more sophisticated, with a gradual digital trade of information known as Information Technology (IT) in … Continue reading “6 Reasons Why You Should Consider A Career in Information Technology”

Growth in the Healthcare Industry Providing Nurses More Options

The new year has dawned and you are looking ahead to the future. What does your career in healthcare hold? What room is there for advancement or change? Let’s take a look at nursing and career options. As early as 2012, a nurse shortage was predicted. About 1 million new nurse positions will be open … Continue reading “Growth in the Healthcare Industry Providing Nurses More Options”

This is How to Stand Out in Your Job Search

Right now there are a record number of job openings across the U.S. So getting hired should be easy, right? Well, not so fast. It appears that part of the reason for all these job opening is that employers aren’t finding the skilled employees they need to fill roles, so they’re choosing to leave the … Continue reading “This is How to Stand Out in Your Job Search”

How Learning a New Language Can Increase Your Chances of Job Promotion

If you are trying to get noticed at work, picking up a new language might just be the simplest way to stand out from the crowd. It’s no longer a secret that, as more and more companies expand internationally, the ability to communicate is crucial. As a result, people who can speak different languages are … Continue reading “How Learning a New Language Can Increase Your Chances of Job Promotion”

How The Traditional Resume is Evolving, And How to Adapt Your Own

The resume has been around for a long time, about 500 years actually. It stands to reason, then, that the concept has gone through its fair share of evolution over the years. As jobs, careers, and technology change, so too does the accepted format of this important document. In today’s world, the resume is changing … Continue reading “How The Traditional Resume is Evolving, And How to Adapt Your Own”

5 Social Networks to Disrupt the Job Application Process

Online job applications are yesterday’s tool. It’s like fax machines. We use them if there is no other way to send a message. Today’s modern job search is about standing out, and not complying with old processes where you appear as one of the crowd. To succeed, you have to disrupt the normal flow of … Continue reading “5 Social Networks to Disrupt the Job Application Process”