The US Economy Added 156,000 Jobs in September

Workology

The US economy added 156,000 nonfarm payroll jobs in September. Adding fewer jobs month to month doesn’t mean the economy is shrinking, it merely means that growth is slowing, and unfortunately, slow growth is a global trend that goes beyond the job market to deeper economic and political forces. Wholesale trade, transportation and warehousing, information, financial activities, and government also changed so little as to not be worth talking about.

Green Career Tip: Growing Edge of Green Economy: Two Conferences You Need to Know about This Week

Green Career Central

This week there are two conference offered by two well-respected green economy organizations. Resource #1: VERGE Virtual Conference – by GreenBiz.com GreenBiz.com has identified a new megatrend that provides evidence that four green industries ( energy, information, building, and transportation) are converging in interesting, innovative, and game-changing ways.

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Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 12-20-10

reCareered

The hospitality, business service, retail, health care, transportation, telecommunications and banking verticals are the top industries. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment employment economy hiring Job Job board job market job search research unemployment who's hiringWho's Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 12/20/10.

Who’s Firing – Layoffs week ended 12-31-10

reCareered

For the past week retail, manufacturing, healthcare, technology and transportation employers announced the largest layoffs. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment hiring Job job search layoff Planning recession research unemployment who's firingWho’s Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 12-31-10.

Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 11-1-10

reCareered

The business service, hospitality, telecommunications, health care, transportation, banking and retail are the top industries currently. Tags: Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recruiter who's hiring Who’s Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 11/1/10.

Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 12-6-10

reCareered

The business service, hospitality, retail, transportation, health care, telecommunications and banking are the top industries currently hiring. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach employer Employment hiring Job job search research who's hiringWho's Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 12/6/10.

Who’s Firing – Layoffs week ended 1-7-11

reCareered

For the past week technology, manufacturing, retail, telecommunications, hospitality and transportation employers announced the largest. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recession research unemployment who's firingWho’s Firing summarizes weekly research of companies announcing and rumoring layoffs for the week ended 1-7-11.

Whos Hiring – Top employers week of 11-8-10

reCareered

The business service, hospitality, telecommunications, banking, health care, transportation, and retail are the top industries currently. Tags: Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recruiter who's hiring Who’s Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 11/8/10.

Whos Hiring – Top employers week of 12-27-10

reCareered

The hospitality, business service, retail, health care, transportation, telecommunications and banking verticals are the top industries. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment hiring Job Job board job search Planning research unemployment who's hiringWho's Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 12/27/10.

Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 12-13-10

reCareered

The hospitality, business service, retail, transportation, health care, telecommunications and banking. Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment hiring Job Job board job search Planning who's hiringWho's Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 12/13/10. Continued at [link].

Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 10-25-10

reCareered

The business service, telecommunications, health care, retail, transportation, banking and hospitality are the top industries currently. Tags: Employment Economy reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment Job job search layoff recruiter who's hiring Who’s Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 10/25/10.

The Value-Based Resume | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « Example of Errors in Writing Cover Letters How To Bridge The Gap In Your Resume » The Value-Based Resume Excerpts from Jay’s Block’s New Book: 101 Best Ways to Land a Job in Troubled Times (McGraw-Hill, December 2009) In a troubled economy plagued with high unemployment and employee dissatisfaction in the workplace, look-alike, assembly line résumés won’t get the attention of hiring authorities.

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The Complex Relationship of A.I. and Labor's Share of GDP in the USA.

The HR Capitalist

According to Fortune Magazine, that equates into about $11,000 less in annual income for the average US household when compared to an economy that provides a 65% percent share to the US workforce. When the manufacturing sector in the US took a hit in the 50’s, 60’s and 70s’, new jobs in services became a much larger part of the economy, and Labor Share remained steady between 62% and 64%. And here we are – at 56% - in a peak economy. Will A.I. take jobs away? .

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Who’s Hiring – Top employers week of 11-22-10

reCareered

The business service, retail, transportation, hospitality, banking, telecommunications and health care are the top industries currently. Tags: Employment Economy Featured reCareered Blog career career change career coach Employment hiring Job board job search research who's hiring Who’s Hiring is a weekly survey of companies showing the highest hiring activity for the week of 11/22/10.

Robots Taking Jobs – But it’s Going to Be Okay

Jobacle

The first jobs that robots will reportedly be taking over are customer service representative jobs and transportation jobs. We’ve already seen quite a bit of this popup, like hotel concierge robots, airport cleaning robots, and driverless and pilot-free transportation. If we replace 50 percent of workers with robots there would be a significant drop in the taxes that the economy relies on. Robots taking jobs is undoubtedly a growing trend.

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Turning An Interest in the Automotive Industry Into a Professional Driving Career

Jobacle

As a professional truck driver, you’ll be working to support America’s economy while also being responsible for connecting people all over the country to the products they need in their everyday life. As a truck driver, you can work to transport goods, mainly for logistics service providers, but you can also be employed by postal and courier services. The automotive industry employs roughly 4.2

5 Ways to Stay Safe During Your New York Business Trip

Ms. Career Girl

It’s good to support the taxi economy of New York City, given that it maintains more than 13,000 jobs for New York residents. But with ride sharing, gypsy taxis, and tourists opting for alternate forms of transportation, the economy for taxis is down. Your support for this staple of New York transportation will be much appreciated. If you’re headed to New York City on business, you’ll want to take time to see the sights and explore a little.

The Future Is Here and it Is in Florida

Jobacle

SpaceX: Founded by Tesla entrepreneur Elon Musk, and with the lofty goals of reducing space transportation costs and enabling the colonization of Mars, SpaceX is amidst a 20-year agreement to own the Kennedy Space Center’s historic 39A launch pad. What do these advanced rockets and spacecraft mean for Florida’s economy? This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Enterprise Florida. All opinions are 100% mine. Florida is hot.

5 Hot Cities for Recent College Graduates Entering the Workforce

Career Alley

But the economy is ever-so-slowly improving and jobs are out there. The laid-back city of Denver is well known for its allure to companies specializing in air transportation, telecommunications, and aerospace, but it’s also making waves with an increase in nursing, hedge fund and realty businesses. Graduating college used to nearly guarantee a key to the American middle class, and all of the bills and responsibilities that come with it.

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World’s Largest Strike Happened Last Week in India

Workology

The strike, which was centered in Karnataka and Kerala, included workers from several sectors, from manufacturing, to banking, to teachers, transportation workers and other government employees. Because of the scale of the strike, it naturally caused major disruptions in daily life and in the economy, and may have cost as much as 180bn rupees in lost productivity. An estimated 150 to 180 million workers went on strike in India on September 2 for 24 hours.

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Industry Evaluation: Banking and Finance Sector

Career Alley

In all seriousness, though, the financial industry remains one of the most promising, profitable sectors of the economy. For $45,260 annual pay, event planners select meeting locations, provide transportation, and arrange all other details. Amidst all the heated rhetoric of the 1% versus the 99, one thing has become increasingly apparent: bankers tend to be doing pretty darn well for themselves, heedless decision-making and risky betting be damned!

Women In Business History Who Should Never Be Forgotten

Ms. Career Girl

fought in raging wars, and the stock markets crashed, women saved the economy by going to work. When the transportation revolution hit in the early 1800’s, Lukens’ iron was at the top of the list for steamboats and railroads. Women have torn down borders and cracked glass ceilings throughout history. Historically speaking, legal hurdles, social norms, and financial barriers have all posed a formidable challenge for women in business.

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Emerging Computer Science Career Opportunities

Career Alley

This involves research into the application of computerized systems in areas such as business, science, medicine, entertainment, transport and other sectors of the economy. A major in computer science and IT is quite promising in terms of career opportunities and growth. Technological advances in cloud computing, portable devices, social networking, and mobile applications are creating massive opportunities for computer scientists globally.

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Why Expats Are Heading For The Tiger States

Ms. Career Girl

In addition, many expats are hired with an employment package that may help to reduce the financial burden of relocation, accommodation, health, transport, or education. Economy. The combined result is that Asia accounts for 40 percent of the global economy and by 2020 is projected to deliver almost two-thirds of the world’s financial growth.

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New Careers In the International Market

Career Alley

As the United States economy appears to slow down and as unemployment remains sluggish, more and more job seekers are turning to the international marketplace in order to pursue their career. Since the global economy is in many ways a zero-sum game, there are just as many opportunities as there are slowdowns, provided that you know where to look. Some of these teaching positions supply you with a salary, living quarters, and allowances for food and transportation.

Employers are filling more entry level Jobs with Educated Labor

Resume Bear

The recovering economy has left a high amount of recent college graduates looking for work in a competitive job market, which may in part have led to a number of college grads seeking jobs primarily held by high school grads. Pairing that with a large pool of college graduates looking for work in a recovering economy, specific qualifications for jobs are now becoming more demanding. Transportation and utilities – 37 percent.

A Look at Health Care Professions

Jobacle

One of the strongest areas of job growth in our economy is in health professions. Emergency medical technicians work primarily with ambulance providers, giving the initial prehospital care to the sick and injured during transport to the hospital. The many different careers associated with taking care of our sick and injured, as well as working in preventive care, present many opportunities to someone who is thinking about a new career.

Why Consider a Career as a Truck Driver?

Jobacle

economy, with almost 71% of freight tonnage moved in the U.S. being transported on trucks. Truck driving is a crucial part of the U.S. The industry employs around 3.5 million drivers, and as noted by the American Trucking Associations, “Without trucks, America stops.” If you have just graduated from high school or you have always been interested in a non-static job , truck driving could be an ideal option for a change of pace.

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5 Business Buzzwords to Leave Behind in 2016

Workology

Are we on the cusp of a total gig economy absent permanent employees? The Sharing Economy. The sharing economy is an invention of the tech industry and its adjuncts, businesses that are sort of tech companies and sort of something else. Uber is a ridesharing facilitator, not a transportation service. But where’s the sharing in the sharing economy? Gig Economy. Mike Haberman has written a lot about the gig economy on B4J.

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When One Job Is Not Enough…

Career Realism

Courtesy of unpredictability in the world’s economy, advances in modern technology and better education, many women now enjoy six-figure salaries in positions of corporate leadership, with their spouses left to care for the children back home. Public Transportation. If you have more than one vehicle, sell one of them off for a lump sum and use the proceeds for public transportation.

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UPDATED – Top 10 jobs that do not require a College Degree

Resume Bear

America Author bureau of labor statistics Business California career CEO comic Development Manager Don Economy Executive Director facebook Florida google Healthcare Hiring Manager jim stroud job job hunting job news jobs Job Search job search strategy job seekers Job Trends linkedin Michigan Microsoft Minnesota New York Online Resume President recruiter resume resumebear Siemens Social Media Texas twitter U.S.

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What are the Perks of Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

So basically an investment banker gives option, advising clients on investment opportunities such as Joint Ventures, Mergers and Acquisitions etc…, If you are a part of a developing economy like India, there lays yours. Investment bankers are pampered by the banks, meals, transport, incentives etc…, are some benefits which are synonymous with investment banking. If you are considering a career in finance , Investment banking definitely comes up as an option.

What is The Role Of Capital Market in Economic Development?

Imarticus Learning

An effective financial sector is vital for economic growth in a modern new-age digitized economy. The basic channels connecting the economy to the capital market discussed in any Capital market Course is thus also connected to the economic growth, growth, and development of industries or facilities and economy measures for funding such growth. It pools together the domestic savings to mobilize and provide capital for productive growth-related projects and industries.

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Five Things I’ve Learned in The Big City

Ms. Career Girl

Being in your 20s in a big city is exciting and fun and every day, some character on public transportation will likely make you smile. Having had the experience of not going to law school, job hunting, freelancing and working at a start-up, to say I haven’t felt the brunt of the economy, would be a huge lie. Five things I’ve learned in the big city? I know what you’re thinking, this list should be more like 100. Two days ago, I celebrated my first year anniversary in Chicago.

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#12 0f 50 Ways to Find a Job: Articulating your value is your key to successful job-hunting

Guerrilla Job Hunting

  The current “jobless” recovery is a result of our economy evolving from a resources and manufacturing based economy, to a knowledge based one. As demand increased, workers returned to pre-existing positions or found comparable jobs with another and the economy could snap back quickly.   We are now witnessing the first recovery in what has become a full information  economy. Instead of resources or land, "capital" today means human capital.

Trucking Industry Running Low on Long-Haul Drivers

Workology

A dramatic — and increasing — shortfall of drivers is also having an impact on the cost of consumer products, especially as the economy recovers and demand for goods goes up. Given the current economy and high unemployment rates, the difficulty of finding and hiring qualified drivers is surprising some hiring managers in the trucking industry. Recruiting new qualified drivers is a matter of survival for many businesses that rely on transporting goods and materials.

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Top Careers of the Future

Resume Bear

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook for 2010 – 2011, of the 20 fastest growing occupations in the economy, half are related to healthcare. economy. 35,720 Work experience in a related occupation Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 31 80.8 Network systems and data communications analysts are projected to be the second-fastest-growing occupation in the economy.

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Dr. Martin Luther King’s Economics: Through Jobs, Freedom

Resume Bear

In King’s vision of the campaign, thousands of Americans who had been abandoned by the economy would create a tent city on the National Mall, demand action from Congress, and engage in nonviolent civil disobedience until their voices were heard. economy offered in the Poor People’s Campaign is newly resonant. A Fair Tax on Millionaires ( Gap Between Wealth and Poverty , Economy ). Martin Luther King Jr. was working hard to get people to Washington, DC.

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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. The diffusion of information technology into the physical industries is poised to revive the economy, create jobs, and boost incomes,” they wrote.

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Promising 2011 Careers that Match Your Personality

Career Key

This practical, promising 2011 careers list from career guidance leader Career Key shows you how to match your personality to livingwage (or better) careers that make sense in today’s economy. Holland’s Theory of Career Choice is one of the most widely used and respected career choicetheories used by professional career counselors. This will be a 6-part series (all linked together at the end) - 1 post for each personality type.

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Future of Machine Learning in India

Imarticus Learning

ML has already been adopted by the Retail and Transportation (read Airline specifically) and Financial Services Industries. According to a recent report by Accenture, AI has the potential to add close to $957 Billion to the Indian economy by changing the nature of work, to create better outcomes for business and society. Machine Learning (ML) or Artificial Intelligence (AI), are almost used as synonyms for each other and are perhaps the most talked about topics in recent times.

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Future of Machine Learning in India

Imarticus Learning

ML has already been adopted by the Retail and Transportation (read Airline specifically) and Financial Services Industries. According to a recent report by Accenture, AI has the potential to add close to $957 Billion to the Indian economy by changing the nature of work, to create better outcomes for business and society. Machine Learning (ML) or Artificial Intelligence (AI), are almost used as synonyms for each other and are perhaps the most talked about topics in recent times.

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Dept. of Labor's 2010-2011 FREE Career Guide to Industries

Executive Career Brand

Check out the DOL Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Career Guide to Industries for a wealth of information about a wide range of industries: Finance Information Manufacturing Natural Resources, Construction, and Utilities Trade Transportation Professional and Business Services Education, Healthcare, and Social Services Leisure and Hospitality Government and advocacy, grantmaking, and civic organizations Each major industry category contains numerous subcategories.

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