Work/life balance – post recession career planning

Career Key

But for those of you choosing a long-term career path , what does the current economy mean for your future flex-time schedule? NYT reporter Lisa Belkin describes some of the preliminary impacts of the recession on flex-time policies, on site child care, and nursing mom benefits. If one of your primary career concerns is to have a family friendly workplace or flex-time for a favorite hobby, then you should include a strategy for achieving it in your decision-making.

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Skill Up To Step Up Your Career Future

Careers Done Write

As the baby boomer population ages, areas within the healthcare and social service arena that will grow include positions within doctor’s offices, home health care jobs, services for the elderly/disabled, and skilled nursing care. While working in the medical professions is not for everyone, it can be an excellent career path. Consider seeking the advice of a professional who can help you with your career transition.

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4 ways to include community service in choosing a career

Career Key

Combining your career and community service goals provides more options than you think. We hear a lot in the press about Generation Y opting for big money career goals instead of helping people. (I I think they said the same about my Generation X and every one after the 1960s) "Going Green" is a slogan now applied to careers, in addition to household cleaning products. Work/Life Balance Unusual Personality Combos Job Satisfaction Career Tips Career Change career exploration

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