Hot Careers in Transportation

Career Alley

Careers in the transportation industry can be as exciting or diverse as those in the other industries. From commercial driving for trucks that carry automobiles to working as an expedited freight transporter, job prospects are often plentiful and varied.

10 Tax-Free Fringe Benefits (i.e., “Perks”)

Sklover Working Wisdom

Instead, many employers are offering tax-free fringe benefits (“perquisites,” or more commonly, “perks,” for short.), instead, either by offering them to certain individuals who are deemed particularly deserving of them, or to all employees in a structured fringe benefit plan. Indeed, the amount of tax-free benefit under several of these benefits changes from year to year.) At $365 a month, that comes to a potential tax-free benefit of $4,380 a year.

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10 Benefits of Temping

Career Alley

One of the biggest benefits of temporary jobs is flexibility. For example, IT jobs have hundreds of different computer programmes to contend with, sales jobs utilise different databases and even catering and hospitality jobs and retail jobs have different ways of dealing with customers. And this was closely followed by secretarial jobs, retail jobs, transport jobs and catering jobs. “ I had temping jobs also. I liked the flexibility.

How Can Business Benefit From Blockchain Tech?

Imarticus Learning

Bitcoin is the best example of blockchains succeeding and the beginning of the use of blockchains in all technologies to improve efficiency, accountability, transparency, and productivity at reduced costs for a wide variety of businesses. The post How Can Business Benefit From Blockchain Tech?

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our employee runs an adult website on the side, manager is pushing me to use public transportation, and more

Ask A Manager

My manager is pushing me to use public transportation. Public transport during weekends and early mornings is not an option. When I announced to my employer that I got the transport sorted, he for some reason asked me if I could try to commute anyway?! Regardless, though, you don’t need to loop your manager into your transportation plans at all. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Our employee runs an adult website on the side.

Ways HR Can Benefit from Video Conferencing

Corn on the Job

Here are a few ways that HR professionals can benefit from the latest strides in video conferencing technology.

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Job Hunting After Age 50: Help For A Stalled Job Search! | Boomers.

Boomers Next Step

The roads are different, the transportation and communication system seems to have a language all their own. Sell the prospective employer on how you saved money, made money, improved something, did something faster and less expensive or otherwise created a benefit for your previous employer. Be positive and sell benefits and age will fade into the background.

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Tips to Make Your Business More Diverse and Inclusive

Ms. Career Girl

Here’s how to create an inclusive, cooperative workforce, provide for your team’s needs, and benefit from their skills and input. It involves a direct question — for example: “Would you like to join the team for new product development as a project manager in your area of expertise?”

Five Simple Steps for a Stronger Body

Ms. Career Girl

This has been shown to have a lot of health benefits and as an extra bonus, it’s easy to do! Maybe on the Friday, for example. Find out what part of your route is easy to do with public transport and then bike the rest.

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The Financial Independence Movement: Right For You?

Ms. Career Girl

They live frugally (biking more than driving, for example) but not ridiculously so. For example, in the US, the national ‘norm’ is that everyone owns a house. The best news about Financial Independence is that you can start at any age and see a benefit.

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Highest Paying Jobs for Felons | Get a Second Chance


Swift Transportation, Shaffer Trucking, CR England, etc. For example, if you are convicted of domestic violence then you won’t be able to apply for jobs that require you to transport, possess or ship ammunition. Benefits for Employers.

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5 Job Options For Military Veterans

Career Realism

This means that a veteran who left the military after 10 years–and is ineligible for military retirement benefits–could become a police officer and apply his military time toward his retirement. Transportation.

College Grad Financial Advice: Personality Traits of the Debt-Free Graduate

Career Alley

With these grim numbers, it’s difficult to weigh the benefits of a higher education against the freedom of living debt-free. We’ve outlined three common types of debt-free grads and how their example can keep you from years of frustration.

2013 170

6 Reasons Why Your Company Should Make the Switch to Virtual Conferences

Ms. Career Girl

A virtual conference saves you money on materials, refreshments, and the costs of providing transportation for employees who work off-site, or who cannot attend otherwise. Finally, less of a need for transportation cuts down on pollution.

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The Military to the Civilian Job Market Transition

Competitive Resumes

Here are five questions to ask yourself to get started: · Which industries could best benefit from my training and experience? Example: Laborer who distributes stacks of sheetrock into different areas at a building site. Two Examples from Military Résumés. Example 1 : U.S.

9 Interview Traps to Avoid

Career Alley

Once you know how long it takes, add 20 minutes to that so that you have extra time in case of some unknown delay (like slow public transportation) – you never know when might need the extra time. Don’t ask about benefits during your first few rounds of interviews.

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How Is Blockchain Technology Helpful In A Banking Career?

Imarticus Learning

What benefits does blockchain technology bring? A Blockchain career is today popular across verticals and industries like banking, agriculture, healthcare, e-commerce, education, mining, property recording, retail, entertainment, media, automobiles, logistics, transport and many more. .

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What is Machine Learning and Does It Matter?

Imarticus Learning

For example, there is great excitement over Google’s Self Drive Car , a product of ML. Due to these paybacks, application of Machine Learning can be seen in Financial services, Healthcare, Marketing and Sales, Transportation and logistics, Government agencies like Utilities and Public Safety.

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How is The Ethereum Blockchain Different From The Bitcoin Blockchain?

Imarticus Learning

The basics of blockchains: Blockchains are today popular across verticals and industries like banking, agriculture, healthcare, e-commerce, education, mining, property recording, retail, entertainment, media, automobiles, logistics, transport and many more. The benefits offered by Blockchain technology are. Some of the examples are Airbnb, eBay, OYO, Upwork, and Uber.

2019 72

5 Keys to Building a Rockstar College Internship Program


College Internship Program Benefits. According to the National Society for Experiential Education, internship programs benefit employers in multiple ways, including: Raising visibility of your company on campuses. I could go for some internship benefits and perks like this.

5 Must-Know Tax Deductions if You’re Self-Employed

Ms. Career Girl

The self-employed lifestyle has many benefits. For example, your office can’t double as playroom for your children after 5 p.m. For example, you can deduct one third of your utility bill if one third of your home is used for your office.

2016 169

6 Profitable Jobs in the Public Sector

Career Alley

While public jobs normally offer certain advantages such as job security, benefits, and opportunities for pay hikes and career advancement, certain public service jobs are quite lucrative in terms salary. Yet, some public service workers earn relatively higher pay than this including benefits. The following are six examples of such careers. Fire chiefs, sergeants, and superintendents earn even more with added benefits and bonuses from state coffers.

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These Life Skills Can Help You Find a Job

Corn on the Job

There are some skills in life that you might learn for your own personal benefit. For example, there are many jobs that you won’t be able to do if you can’t drive. For example, you could be handling money at a bank or working in a store. Pic by geralt.

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4 Things to Know Before Taking on a Non-Traditional Career

Corn on the Job

Women make up only a quarter of computer and mathematical occupations and only 18% of transportation and material movers. Truckers, for example, live with the knowledge that their lives (or someone else’s) could be on the line every time they get in their truck.

2019 65

Should You Move for a Job?

Career Alley

It should be pretty compelling, for example: The job is in your dream location; the opportunity to grow your career is clear; the team dynamic is perfect. Basic relocation includes a moving allowance for packing and transportation of belongings. Are there tax benefits or disincentives?

2013 190

Why Being The Best On Paper Does Not Always Mean You Will Get The Job…

Career Alley

Natural ability – if you are able to pick things up quickly this will lessen the amount of hand-holding needed in training – a huge benefit for companies. For example, someone with 3 or 4 internships might, on paper, look better than someone with only 1 or 2.

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Inviting Virtual Guests to the Classroom

Ms. Career Girl

For example, in 2012, sixth grade Taunton Catholic Middle School students, in Taunton, Mass., Another huge benefit to education from video conferencing is the ability to connect classrooms from around the world. The post Inviting Virtual Guests to the Classroom appeared first on Ms.

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What is The Role Of Capital Market in Economic Development?

Imarticus Learning

The privatization of banks, insurance companies, real-estate sector, etc is a good example of this strategy. An effective financial sector is vital for economic growth in a modern new-age digitized economy.

2019 52

Global Productivity Drought: When Will It End?

Water Cooler Wisdom

This category includes construction, mining, healthcare, most of manufacturing, retailing, food services, education, transportation, and hotels. In any case, Swanson and Mandel cited this “information gap” in the physical industries as a key source of recent economic stagnation,  productivity drag , and the fact that many workers have not personally benefited from technological advances.

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Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice: Ingredients to a Balanced Life

Ms. Career Girl

But even if you live in a suburb and have access to a car or to public transportation, there’s always something you can do. For example, I went to a really fun Beer Festival yesterday. Volunteering often provides the same benefits as #2 , but without pulling funds from your wallet.

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Occupational Health Concerns: Realistic Work Safety Career Advice

Career Key

Trying to fix the unsafe situation yourself, if possible (and safe); Example: You work for a supervisor whose management style and actions are causing you a lot of stress, impacting your physical and mental health. Do you have occupational health or work safety concerns?

2013 167

MEMO TO: New College Grads

Ms. Career Girl

We spend “left-over money” on technology gadgets, killer apps, insurance, transportation and recreation. For example, there is the Food industry with Kroger being a company within; in fact Kroger is the largest company in the Food Industry. SUBJECT: Work responsibly.

Top 13 Advantages of Online Learning

Corn on the Job

One of the main benefits of online learning is that it can provide you with the freedom you need to study at your own pace. For example, online courses don’t need to cover the costs of hand outs, desks, writing utensils and other overheads.

2019 52

Become Agile to Land on Your Feet in Business

Career Alley

All but a few of these individuals also cite examples of people whose lives have been even more difficult than their own. Let me share a few of my own examples. If someone did not have that benefit at an early age, such skills can be formed now. Author: Donald Mitchell.

Job Change? Ten Tax Tips – Things to discuss with your tax advisor

Sklover Working Wisdom

Deductible moving expenses include the cost of moving household and personal effects, as well as transportation and hotels – not including meals – incurred in getting to your new home. For those relocating for job changes the IRS rules permit a partial exclusion of this profit; for example, if you lived in the residence for one year – not two – then you can exclude one half of the $250,000 profit (or one half of the $500,000 profit.).

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Military? – Special Civilian Job Rights are Yours

Sklover Working Wisdom

USERRA seeks to minimize disruption to the lives of service members by ensuring that they are able to retain civilian employment and benefits while serving their country. does for its military service members that many are not aware of is that it gives them legal rights to (a) continued benefits during their military service, (b) re-employment in their civilian jobs after their service, and (c) no loss of accrued pension time, tenure and the like after their military service.

UP YOURS: Zeneifits CEO Says "Move Along" to Candidate Who Dares Compare Zenefits and Uber Job Offers.

HR Capitalist

Uber is the ride sharing service that's red hot, Zenefits offers small businesses a free HRMS and makes money off of selling you benefits off that backbone. Of course, if you're the *biggest* transportation / taxi company in the world, suddenly these challenges reveal themselves.).

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What are Schemas?

Ask A Manager

Example of a rather simple schema: Cars are a mode of transportation. Example of a more complex schema: Driving a car involves unlocking the car, starting the car, checking the mirrors and lights, shifting, pushing on the gas, braking, and much more. For example, in the beginning even a train might be considered a car, maybe until a train schema is formed that contains tracks as a unit (and a defining feature of trains).

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#AffirmationChallenge Day 5 [Gratitude]: “I’m grateful for everything in my life.”

Personal Excellence Blog

The bus/train is taking so long to arrive… why is the public transport here so bad?? I often grumble (to myself) about the public transport being late, even though I’ve traveled widely and I know that the public transport system in Singapore is easily one of the best in the world.

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7 Things You MUST Consider Before Accepting A Job

Career Realism

For example, if you don’t work well under pressure, you probably don’t want to work in an environment that’s face-paced and stressful. Does this company offer the salary and benefits I need? Finally, you need to judge whether or not the salary and benefits are going to meet your needs.

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Overtime Pay: 80% of American Employees are Entitled. Are you?

Sklover Working Wisdom

Many states have state overtime laws that give employees even greater overtime benefits, as well as broader eligibility to overtime pay. So, as an example, if your weekly salary is $800, dividing 800 by 40 gives you an “hourly rate” of $20, and an hourly “overtime rate” that is 1-1/2 times that, that is, $30 per hour. . “I’ve got all the money I’ll ever need. if I die by four o’clock.”. Henny Youngman .

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8 Essential Interview Tips by a Recruiter

The Undercover Recruiter

If you are able to pick things up quickly this will lessen the amount of hand-holding needed in training – a huge benefit for companies. For example, someone with 3 or 4 internships might, on paper, look better than someone with only 1 or 2.

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8 Essential Interview Tips by a Recruiter

The Undercover Recruiter

If you are able to pick things up quickly this will lessen the amount of hand-holding needed in training – a huge benefit for companies. For example, someone with 3 or 4 internships might, on paper, look better than someone with only 1 or 2.

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