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  • Jobs Outlook for Veterans

    Jobs Outlook for Veterans

    While the national unemployment rate hovers at 9.1%, Iraq and Afghanistan veterans – or Gulf War-ear II veterans - face a higher rate of unemployment of 13.3 percent. Overall, more than one million veterans are currently unemployed, with an additional anticipated...

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  • Ford Collaborates with Universities on Sustainability Issues

    Ford Collaborates with Universities on Sustainability Issues

    Individuals who wish to launch careers as environmental scientists may have excellent job opportunities, as the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics expects employment of these professionals to increase by 18% over the next eight years.

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  • Keeping Up in a Down Economy

    Keeping Up in a Down Economy

    How do you get a job and keep a job in this tough economy? There is no magic formula that will guarantee success, but here is some straight-forward advice that will help you be a stand-out and improve your odds.

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  • Top Twenty Occupations with the Highest Projected Job Growth

    Top Twenty Occupations with the Highest Projected Job Growth

    Job security has become a big priority for job seekers, especially after so many workers experienced layoffs during the recession. When searching for a new career, its important to know which jobs...

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  • Highest Paying Jobs

    Highest Paying Jobs

    Job satisfaction, job security, a great boss, and a thriving workplace environment: what more could anyone ask for? A job that pays well, of course. Here are the highest paying jobs and their average salaries, according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics...

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  • History of Women and Equality

    History of Women and Equality

    Womens Equality Day, the 19th Amendment (which guaranteed a womans right to vote), and the Equal Pay Act are all early steps that have led to shaping gender equality in todays work force. In recognition of Womens Equality Day, the recruiting experts at...

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  • Job Outlook For 2012

    Job Outlook For 2012

    For job seekers looking for job opportunities in 2012, there are certain industries that will continue to dominate in terms of growth, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs in technology and computer-related fields and health care are just a few...

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  • Restaurant Industry Sees Huge Job Growth

    Restaurant Industry Sees Huge Job Growth

    According to a press release by the National Restaurant Association, more than 200,000 jobs have been created in the restaurant industry in the past six months. With this massive surge in employment, restaurants have become the country's second...

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  • How the Overcrowded Job Market Is Changing the Mindset of Universities and Students

    How the Overcrowded Job Market Is Changing the Mindset of Universities and Students

    In today's difficult economy, there are many qualified candidates coming out of top-flight graduate schools, but unfortunately there are not enough job opportunities waiting for them. The overall...

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  • The History of the Equal Pay Act and Its Impact on Women

    The History of the Equal Pay Act and Its Impact on Women

    Women have been facing pay discrimination for decades - and unfortunately, continue to do so today. In fact, women earn 79 cents for every dollar earned by men, even though they make up almost 50 percent of today's workforce...

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  • Gender Bias in Terms of Pay Continues - Women Still Earn Less than Men

    Gender Bias in Terms of Pay Continues - Women Still Earn Less than Men

    Each year March heralds the celebration of women with National Women's History month. This year, the National Women's History project picked, "Women Inspiring Innovation through...

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  • Women Unique Struggles on the Work Front

    Women Unique Struggles on the Work Front

    While those looking for work often struggle to find jobs, women, in particular, face numerous issues that compound the situation. From higher unemployment rates than their male counterparts, inequities in pay, and a higher reliance on minimum wage job, women...

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  • Leveraging Social Media for an Effective Job Search

    Leveraging Social Media for an Effective Job Search

    Women Unique Struggles on the Work Front

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