Career Advice

Blue-Collar Jobs that Pay Well

Job Upon October 12, 2020

While many people are pushing for costly college degrees there has been a recent groundswell of interest in blue-collar jobs. The reason is simple, many people are finding employments without college degrees with starting salaries in excess of what you can reasonably expect as a starting salary with a four-year degree. These are a few high-paying blue-collar jobs to consider.

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Should You Accept a Free Internship?

Job Upon September 11, 2020

Internships are a great way to get your foot in the door of a company, to demonstrate your skills, and to experience a real working environment in your area of study. The flip side is that a lot of internships are unpaid positions. Some nefarious companies even use unpaid internships as a way to get free help. The question is, should you accept a free internship?

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Skills to Master in a Social Distancing (Working from Home) World

Job Upon August 18, 2020

As social distancing and working from home becomes the new normal, it is time for job seekers and employees to embrace the mastering of a few new skills. In fact, employers have changed the skills they’re looking for in employees. While team players are still essential, the focus is gradually shifting to skills that are necessary to succeed when working outside the office rather than in. These are a few high-demand skills essential in a social distancing work environment.

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3 Tips for Finding Work During a Recession

Job Upon July 17, 2020

2020 has been a tough year for a lot of people. From Brexit to COVID-19, there have been several major events that have impacted the economy. Unfortunately, the result has been a recession.

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Five Items You Need Navigate Your Job During a Pandemic

Job Upon June 16, 2020

No matter what type of job you work, it's likely that the pandemic has affected you. Not only do you have to try to stay safe on the job, but also you have to continually make sure that you stay relevant enough to keep your job when massive layoffs occur. These are five items that you will need to bring with you to navigate your job during the pandemic. 

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