Landing an Entry Level Job Without a Degree

Ms. Career Girl

The post Landing an Entry Level Job Without a Degree appeared first on Ms. Individuals can obtain an entry level position that typically requires a college degree by pro-actively seeking out opportunities and activities that will build out their resume.

Employers are filling more entry level Jobs with Educated Labor

Resume Bear

Employers are filling more entry level functions with educated labor,” said Brent Rasmussen, president of CareerBuilder North America. Retail – 28 percent. The post Employers are filling more entry level Jobs with Educated Labor appeared first on Resumebear Online Resume.

How to Hire for the Retail Industry


The lovely world of retail. If your business is going to be a successful retail establishment, you need to make sure you hire some great people to show off the amazing products you have and provide your customers with a world renowned shopping experience. Retail HR.

entry-level interviewers, my employer is holding my first paycheck for “severance,” and more

Ask A Manager

Are entry-level interviewers a bad thing? I’m looking for an every-level position. I’ve been looking for mainly data entry/clerical, but I’ve also applied to retail, issue campaigning, whoever I think may hire me, as I don’t have much experience. No, people in entry-level positions should not be doing the hiring. It’s five short answers to five short questions. Here we go….

10 Things to Know About a Retail Management Career

Career Realism

If you are already on the path to becoming a retail manager or simply considering it, here are some important and interesting things to consider before embarking upon this career. You must have the right personality – Compare your traits to those commonly found in successful retail managers.

how can I move from retail into a professional career?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I currently work full-time at a large retail store as a department lead (no real management responsibilities). I’m in my late 20s, and my 10 years of work history consist of numerous child care jobs (many of them “off-the-books”) and two other retail jobs (a three-month seasonal position and a six-month stay at my very first job as a teenager). How can I make myself an appealing candidate for entry-level professional jobs?

Who's Hiring in Retail Vol 3

Career Alley

CareerAlley Career advice, job search advice and job search site reviews Comments By Email Posts Jobs powered by Simply Hired « Don’t Run with Sissors Four Ways To Re-Personalize Your Job Search And Get Noticed » Who’s Hiring in Retail Vol 3 “ There is only one boss. Well into the Holiday shopping season, and what better time to revisit Retail than now? Top of the site (when I checked) indicated that there were over 63,000 retail job opportunities.

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Get Your Money’s Worth

Career Alley

For example, you can find online certificates in retail store management or small business accounting. Career advice Careers Entry level jobs Advice Career AdvisorOnline education programs that lead to a certificate are rapidly gaining in popularity.

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Jobs from the Best, Biggest and Most Admired Companies – Vol I

Career Alley

When reality hit and I realized that I was not likely to make a living as an entertainer any time soon, I did the next best thing – I worked for an entertainment company doing an entry level accounting job. If retailing is your thing, this is the place to get started.

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College Grad Job Search – The Dog Days of Summer

Career Alley

Jobs like, working in the local movie theater, working in a liqueur store or working for a local retail store. Even in the most difficult of times, there are many more entry level jobs then there are experienced hire jobs. This is one of the best sites for entry level job search. Move further down the page an you will find a link to the 2011 Top Entry Level Employers Survey (a very powerful tool which lists top employers with links to their site).

Gen Y Employment Trends for 2013

Water Cooler Wisdom

Gen Y Goes Retail. part-time jobs as retail floor clerks and sales associates. Current Affairs Employment Trends Entry Level HR Issues Life in the 21st Century Millennials RecruitingMembers of Generation Y are desperate for jobs.   Born after 1979, most have come of age during the recession, and their. professional opportunities have been limited. Payscale,  Payscale, a provider of. compensation data and software, and Millennial Branding, a Gen-Y.

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Service Industry is Fastest Growing US Job Market


An increase in the service sector hiring also points to Americans spending more on retail, hospitality, and restaurant services. They are shopping, movie-watching, and eating out as we enter retail’s fall push and back to school. “Yawn,” you say.

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Dollar General’s Progressive Recruitment Policies – What You Need to Know

Corn on the Job

Unlike Walmart, which is present both in rural and urban United States, Dollar General stores serve smaller communities that do not have access to a wide range of general-merchandise retailers. Along with entry-level jobs, potential Dollar General employees can advance to management positions.

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The Top Cities for Marketing Jobs in the US

Ms. Career Girl

Denver has ranked 8 th on a list of most entry level jobs for graduates. Raleigh is a much smaller city, but its university network with surrounding cities has made it a growing hub for financial, retail and software industries.

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Rebuilding Your Career After Being Fired or Laid Off

Ms. Career Girl

It can happen anywhere: in an office setting, on a construction site, or in a retail store. The results are the same for every worker; a president, a retail clerk, an editor, a truck driver, a sales representative, or an IT director. It comes when you least expect it.

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Résumés for college students looking for part time work

Careers Done Write

In this scenario, the unemployment rate for teens and college students is even higher because established adults out of work are taking entry-level jobs often held by the less experienced.

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Résumé Help: Recent High School Graduate

Careers Done Write

He is interested in a career in technology sales, specifically an entry-level position at a local mobile phone retail outlet. Today we take another look at the résumé of a recent high school graduate, Henry. Henry has never had a “real” job.

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CHARTS FOR SMART HR PROS: Turnover Is Back to Pre-Recession Levels Across America.

HR Capitalist

As you might expect, the next chart that's important for you to know at a macro level is what those conditions does to macro employee turnover levels in the marketplace.

Evil Resume Templates


For example, an entry level candidate or recent graduate will structure their resume completely differently to a senior professional or executive. I hate resume templates … and here’s why!

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Killer Interview Secrets

Resume Help Blog

Best of all – the techniques disclosed in Killer Interview Secrets will work in any industry (medical, retail, commercial), at any level (beginning, management, executive) and in any state or country!

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Should You Encourage Your Teen to Take a Job at a Restaurant?

Evil HR Lady

As one of my favorite readers, Elizabeth West, says, Everybody should work in a service profession (either food or retail) at least once, so they understand how to be a good customer. If I’m hiring for an entry level job, I’m going to be a lot more likely to consider the person with experience in a restaurant than someone with perfect grades. This post brought to you by National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation.

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Get online Tips for choosing your career path

Ms. Career Girl

On the off chance that you need to possess a vacation home on every mainland and fly to these homes on your private stream, a profession as a retail agent will presumably not help you accomplish your objectives. The post Get online Tips for choosing your career path appeared first on Ms.

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Stuck in Your Job? Tips to Improve Your Finances So You Can Move On

Ms. Career Girl

If you’ll need experience, look at entry level positions or internships you could take. Find part-time opportunities in retail that interest you such as fashion, food, flowers, coffee, the list goes on and on! Are you dreaming of a new career?

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Students and Grads Top 10 Companies

Resume Bear

Students in the United States (US) are more likely to follow entertainment, media and social brands, while students in the United Kingdom are most interested in fashion and retail. Top 10 Companies for Students and Graduates.

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Why is There A Huge Demand For Data Science Jobs in India?

Imarticus Learning

Be it retail, manufacturing or healthcare, the demand for data analytics and scientists has never seen such a rise before in India. Even the smaller startups are open to hiring entry level data analysts and scientists for reorganising the data they started out with. Are numbers your game? Do you love coding and do algorithms excite you? If the answer to that was yes, you are in for a huge professional growth.

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25 companies who are hiring new graduates this year

Resume Bear

Industry: Grocery and retail. Open positions: Information systems, engineering and corporate audit retail, store management development program and career training program in manufacturing. Open positions: Entry-level sales recruiters. Industry: Retail pharmacy.

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Clothes Will Get (Or Not Get) You The Job

Resume Help Blog

At this job we are currently hiring for some entry level positions. But what about the person reading this that’s trying to get a job in retail? Don’t make the mistake of thinking that a retail job is not worth dressing up for.

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stop applying without your resume

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: Since I know you appreciate good examples of bad job applications… I’m currently recruiting for a full time, entry level, customer service position. ” The person then went on to list experience in design, medical work, retail, and as a fine art show juror. My HR department definitely pared down the job description more than I would have liked prior to posting, but it still conveys the basics of what we’re looking for, or so I thought.

Translating Skills For A Career Transition

Career Realism

I can easily identify several positions from entry level in multiple service industries to higher level supervisory, management, and professional positions where those traits and skills would be valued. Retail Sales Position.

Hire People Who Have a Chip On Their Shoulder.

HR Capitalist

Worked retail during school and after you got your degree because the market was tight? But I'm thinking whether your parents just dropped 200K on a school that I've rarely heard of or if you already have the equivalent of a big home mortgage for a degree that simply allows you to interview for entry-level, white-collar jobs. Short post today. . Hire people who have a chip on their shoulder.

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Why Holiday Job Searches Lead To The Best Presents


Unfortunately, many individuals in need of work figure that now is the time to take a break, no one is hiring with all the rush of the holiday season, and the only jobs that may be available are entry-level jobs such as low-paying retail gigs. Surprise!

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How To Find A Great Finance Job Right Out Of College

Career Realism

In addition to above-average grades and recognizable certifications, many higher-paying finance jobs require entry-level applicants to have practical experience in their chosen fields. Jobs in finance are among the world’s most sought-after positions.

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The Top 10 Low-stress Jobs

Career Alley

Level of education required: Doctoral degree. Level of education required: Bachelor’s degree. Level of education required: Master’s degree. Level of education required: Doctoral degree. Level of education required: High school diploma.

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The Circle of Life for Job Search

Career Alley

The site has entry level jobs and internships posted by employers. Retail Jobs Report – If you are looking for a retail or restaurant job, this is the site for you. There are tabs at the top for Search Retail Jobs, Retail Professionals, Restaurant Professionals, Part Time Jobs and more. Retail Jobs provides a drop down list by city. The Retail and Restaurant pages link to detailed pages for those careers.

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5 Top Blogs of the Week


Top Blogs of the Week: Daily Ways to be a Mannerly Manager: Manners should extend beyond the entry-level job. But, Maybe I Should Be Nicer to Them: If you’ve ever worked in retail you have at least ten thousand stories about the rude customer.

The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

The New Jersey-based company has 114 locations in this state, including 71 retail centers. Verizon Wireless, with more than 3,200 employees in North Carolina and 79,000 nationwide, is hiring in retail sales, customer service and support channels.

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The Hidden Job Report

Resume Bear

The New Jersey-based company has 114 locations in this state, including 71 retail centers. Verizon Wireless, with more than 3,200 employees in North Carolina and 79,000 nationwide, is hiring in retail sales, customer service and support channels.

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How to Improve Your Resume's Credibility and Gain Relevant Experience

Jennifer Anthony

Although many view volunteer work as something that experienced professionals do in their free time, there are also many entry-level tasks that allow anyone to gain valuable experience. Museums frequently seek volunteers for retail and event planning tasks.

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What Our Future College Grads Need to Know About Job Hunting


Even some entry-level jobs require one or two years of experience in the working field. These will come in handy in almost all lines of work, but particularly in the retail industry , where people skills are a must.

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It’s Tougher at the Bottom: Why All Students Should Work Minimum Wage (at Least Once)

Corn on the Job

Especially when we discovered that instead of faux interviewing for lofty future “career” type jobs, we’d be pretending to seek positions as Starbucks baristas and American Eagle retail jockeys.

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