Archive for December, 2016

Why New Year’s Resolutions Do Not Work & What To Do Instead

Why New Year’s Resolutions Do Not Work & What To Do Instead

New Year’s Resolutions are notoriously hard to keep. Why? Cause we create them as a way to keep ourselves in-line, without much thought or planning as to why or how we’ll succeed. New Year’s resolutions often take the place of our nagging inner voices, telling us we need to be better. Forbes’ Liz Ryan suggests […]

December 30, 2016 | By More
November Employment Up 25 Percent Over October

November Employment Up 25 Percent Over October

Leading Employment and Career Site JobsWeb.com Comments on Employment Trends From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report Total nonfarm payroll employment for the month of November reached 178,000 jobs, a 25 percent increase over October, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report released on Friday, December 2, 2016. […]

December 30, 2016 | By More
Hot Jobs: December 29, 2016

Hot Jobs: December 29, 2016

Looking for a new career opportunity? Browse thousands of open positions on JobsWeb.com. Take a look at this week’s top job postings!

December 29, 2016 | By More
Why Hiring Managers Don’t Care About Your Degree

Why Hiring Managers Don’t Care About Your Degree

You’ve got a Masters Degree from a great university, and not much else! How can you make hiring managers see the value in your degree? A reader asks Alison Green on Ask A Manager, “I know it sounds whiny, but why does no one care about my degree? ”   Green wastes no time getting […]

December 23, 2016 | By More
Hot Jobs: December 22, 2016

Hot Jobs: December 22, 2016

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December 22, 2016 | By More
What’s the Policy on Office Holiday Parties?

What’s the Policy on Office Holiday Parties?

Are you dreading your office holiday party and already thinking of excuses to bow out? If your boss expects you to attend or you feel pressure to make an appearance, Ask A Manager’s Alison Green suggests you suck it up and get into the Holiday spirit. She says: “…There are other companies where you’re really expected […]

December 16, 2016 | By More
Hot Jobs: December 15, 2016

Hot Jobs: December 15, 2016

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December 15, 2016 | By More
This Week In Careers: How To Update Your LinkedIn Profile

This Week In Careers: How To Update Your LinkedIn Profile

With 2016 coming to an end, now is the perfect time to review and update your LinkedIn profile to prepare for the coming year. Much like your resume, your LinkedIn profile should reflect the most up-to-date information, including any recent accomplishments or new responsibilities. Stuck on what to write? This could be a sign that […]

December 9, 2016 | By More
Hot Jobs: December 8, 2016

Hot Jobs: December 8, 2016

Looking for a new career opportunity? Browse thousands of open positions on JobsWeb.com. Sign-up for a free job-seeker account to access the newest and freshest opportunities available, or create a job alert and never let a matching opportunity pass you by!

December 8, 2016 | By More
This Week in Career Advice: Improve Your LinkedIn Headline

This Week in Career Advice: Improve Your LinkedIn Headline

While we all know LinkedIn profile headlines are important — and that a boring headline can be just as deadly as a bad one — few of us actually know how to write a perfect headline that’ll make us stand-out among a sea of unremarkable candidates.

December 2, 2016 | By More