5 Benefits of Working for the Federal Government

Career Realism

By way of an answer, here are five benefits employees get for working in the federal government. Federal employees receive competitive salaries with the added benefit of high compensation increases. Generous Health Benefits. Generous Retirement Benefits.

25 Companies Who Hire Adults With Autism #AutismAwarenessMonth


Technology Startup ULTRA Sees Success Hiring Employees with Autism. Technology startup, ULTRA a technology company in New York focuses on hiring people with autism to conduct high quality software testing services. North Carolina Non-Profit Puts Autistic Workers to Work.

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How To Find a Job Before The Job Description is Written

Resume Bear

Food for thought, check out the news stories below: 100+ Jobs pending in Cary, North Carolina To support its new $500 million, 5-year strategic engagement with Merck & Co., 200 Jobs pending in Michigan Diversified technology giant General Electric Co. (GE)

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Tips to Manage Boomer Retirement


The government is proposing new rules for a new phased retirement option in government, under which an employee could choose to work part time while receiving a partial retirement benefit. The shift in workplace demographics is finally upon us.

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50 Best Workplaces & Employers for Boomer & Traditional Generations


While the Millennial workforce is now the majority age demographic and candidate pool at your workplace, all employees bring different skills, experiences and benefits with them to the table as employees especially the older and more experience group of your employee population.

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

Verizon Wireless, the giant mobile carrier, is planning to hire 100 people in North Carolina as part of a broader plan to hire 900 people nationally. In this report: 129,556 Hidden Jobs revealed ( 7,736 Hidden Jobs in U.S.A. 121,820 Hidden International Jobs ).

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Should Your Consider A Career In Parks And Recreation?

Career Realism

Those who are considering a career in parks and recreation can benefit from learning about what types of jobs that are available, how to qualify for those jobs, and what the benefits are. What Are The Benefits Of These Jobs?

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5 Reasons Why You Should Go To Grad School

Career Realism

If you’re able to start there and see a graduate degree program through, you and your personal brand will undoubtedly benefit from the trove of new knowledge, skills, and experiences. People of all ages choose to return to grad school.

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5 Reasons Why Every Office Needs Nap Time

Career Realism

Many studies concerning sleep research and office productivity have found convincing evidence of the benefits of worker nap time. Here are five of those benefits: 1. Working long, tiring hours with little rest and relaxation almost seems like an American pastime.

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5 Tips To Boost Your Career In Local Government

Career Realism

In addition to competitive salaries, local government jobs offer job security, health insurance and retirement benefits that are as good as or better than those in the private sector.

2013 97

Men’s Fashion: Tips on Staying Cool in the Workplace

Career Realism

Dressing in professional clothes offers many benefits; not only is it a likely requirement of your workplace, but such clothing is designed to make you appear confident, clean, and polished.

5 Must-Read Marketing Books

Career Realism

Every professional can benefit from a professional network. Summer is known as the season for indulging in lightweight reading for entertainment.

2012 108

MPA vs. MPP: Which Is Right For Your Career?

Career Realism

Coursework usually includes research methods, statistics, cost-benefit analysis, and economics. Having that option available is a benefit if you aren’t sure if government or nonprofit agencies are your true calling.

How To Advance Your Law Enforcement Career

Career Realism

Law enforcement professionals who are ambitious and want to be seen as viable candidates for management positions can benefit from a graduate-level professional degree. Want to advance your law enforcement career ?

5 Tips For An Admissions Interview

Career Realism

It’s essential to prepare ahead of time and know the ins and outs of the program as well as how it will benefit your career goals. Applying to business schools takes significant time and effort; be sure that you are allocating your energies appropriately.

Is A Career In Public Service Law Right For You?

Career Realism

While most lawyers work with individuals and companies for billable hours, a public service lawyer handles cases that are brought by an individual or a group for the benefit of the public or the community as a whole.

How Volunteering Can Help Your Career in Public Service

Career Realism

Whether you choose to volunteer at a nonprofit, charity or government body, the benefits you’ll reap from doing so could have many positive effects on your future. Here are five major benefits to volunteering that you should consider when planning for a career in public service: 1.

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How To Pursue A Career In Nonprofit Management

Career Realism

If you haven’t already, research an MPA degree and talk to MPA graduates to get an inside look at how this program can benefit your career. The key to finding happiness in the nonprofit sector is approaching it with the right attitude.

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

Consumer electronics insurer Asurion on Thursday announced plans to keep its headquarters in Nashville and add more than 500 jobs over the next five years…The company employs about 2,400 people in Nashville and two technology and logistics centers in neighboring Rutherford County.

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Top 5 U.S. Cities for Museum Careers

Career Realism

The care and maintenance of precious paintings, sculptures, and artifacts is very important, and benefits the collective curiosity and understanding of our society.

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5 Tips For Writing A Nonprofit Resume

Career Realism

Spend the extra time fine-tuning your resume and you will reap the benefits in interviews and offers. In the nonprofit world, your resume is what can make the difference between getting an interview and getting thrown into file 13.

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

The Kansas City Assembly Plant is the fourth North American facility Ford is retooling for production of new vehicles that are at the heart of an increasingly balanced lineup of cars, trucks and utilities.

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Being an expert takes time, not talent | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Being an expert takes time, not talent Posted to: Fulfillment | Goal setting | How to blog January 28th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I've been walking around with the July/August 2007 issue of the Harvard Business Review constantly, for close to three years.

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