Archive for the ‘Career’ Category

  Four years of college isn’t for everyone, and many people find that training at a technical or vocational school is the perfect fit for their career goals. If you’re thinking about furthering your education by going to vocational school, but not sure what career path you want to take, the following high-paying vocational careers […]

  The following are some high-paying* jobs that don’t require a college degree: Electricians Similar to plumbers, electricians receive training through technical school and/or an apprenticeship. A high school diploma and electrical license is also required, but a college degree is not. Average yearly salary: $48,250 Elevator repair and installation Usually, a high school diploma […]

Although a college degree can be a great way to expand your education and possibly increase your earning potential, there is no guarantee that a college degree will automatically land you a high-paying job. At the same time, it also doesn’t mean that you can’t land a fantastic job with a great salary, even if […]

Getting a job directly after graduation can be a bit challenging, especially with a lack of experience. In fact, statistics reveal that approximately 53 percent of recent college graduates are either unemployed or underemployed, the highest percentage in at least 11 years. However, there are ways to stand out and increase your chances of landing […]

Did you lose your job due to termination or a layoff? Here are some things you should do as quickly as possible: Update your resume If you’ve been at the same job for a while now and unexpectedly lost your job, your resume might be out of date. Polish it up and include your most […]

You’ve recently polished up your cover letter and your list of qualifications and experience shines—so why haven’t you been getting any phone calls for interviews? Even though you may be a great candidate for the positions you’re applying for, it’s possible that some of the following common resume mistakes might be stopping you from getting […]

Are you looking for a career change this year? The following are some jobs that not only come with a high salary, but also show tremendous growth. Software developer, applications and systems software Average hourly wages: $45.06 Job growth in last four years: 11 percent increase Physical therapist Average hourly wages: $37.93 Job growth in […]

Whether you’re seeking job opportunities that allow you to work from home or you just need to make some extra cash, there are plenty of legitimate ways to make money online. Blogging Create a blog and focus on a subject that not only interests you, but that can also have the potential to draw in […]

Here are some tips for turning a hobby into a moneymaker: Be willing to sell Unless you plan on hiring salespeople, you will need to sell your own product or service. This doesn’t necessarily mean cold calling or going from door to door, but you must somehow make yourself known to your target audience. A […]

It may just be something you enjoy doing in your spare time, but you may be able to turn that hobby of yours into a career. Whether you’re hoping to turn a hobby into a full-time business or just something on the side that can make you some extra cash, here are some tips for […]