All articles tagged: “Jobs”

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Blog

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The COVID-19 Pandemic Presents Employment Challenges for Young Workers and Job Seekers

COVID-19 and Young Job Seekers

In a Nutshell: The COVID-19 pandemic has left the U.S. reeling in a number of ways, including some of the highest... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 9/15/20

Blog

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Climate Change and Social Equity: How the Green New Deal Could Both Protect the Environment and Benefit Low-Income Earners

The Green New Deal & Social Equity

In a Nutshell: While some still deny climate change, the consensus is in — the data shows that climate change is... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 8/11/20

Blog

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Parker Dewey Helps Students Test-Drive Careers and Gain Experience with Micro-Internships that Also Benefit Employers

Parker Dewey Facilitates Beneficial Micro Internships

In a Nutshell: Finding a good job after college can be extremely challenging. Lack of experience, middling GPAs,... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/18/20

Guide

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7 Ways to Manage Your Finances During Unemployment

How to Manage Finances While Unemployed

When you lose your job and the income that comes with it, the stress of meeting expenses can be intense. Your... read more »

Erica Sandberg

By: Erica Sandberg • 6/11/20

Blog

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With Creddle, Job Seekers Can Craft Customized, Eye-Catching Résumés that Showcase Professional Value

Creddle Allows Job Seekers to Craft Custom Résumés

In a Nutshell: A résumé is one of the most critical documents in your professional life, but creating and... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/20/19

Blog

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11 min read

Recognizing the Hartford Region for Its Diversity of Opportunities Across a Number of Industries, Including Insurance and Manufacturing

Metro Hartford: Diverse Opportunities in Numerous Sectors

In a Nutshell: Hartford, Connecticut’s history predates that of the United States, but the capital city is still... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 11/15/19

Blog

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Through Its Policy Work, the American Friends Service Committee is Working To Support Economic Justice in West Virginia and Beyond

American Friends Service Committee & Economic Justice

In a Nutshell: The struggle for economic justice is an ongoing challenge, and it’s just one of many causes taken up... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 11/6/19

Blog

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The Institute for Justice Study, “License to Work,” Challenges Unnecessary and Costly Licensing Requirements in the Workforce

The Institute for Justice Takes On Occupational Licensing

In a Nutshell: While it makes sense for certain occupations, such as medical professionals and attorneys, to... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 9/18/19

Blog

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VirtualAssistants.com: Connecting Remote Workers in the United States with High-Quality Job Opportunities

VirtualAssistants.com Connects Remote Workers with Jobs

In a Nutshell: When workers set out to find remote employment, but want to bypass the typical hassles of online job... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/25/19

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PowerToFly Gives Women the Resources, Knowledge, and Confidence to Challenge the Wage Gap and Pursue Successful, Rewarding Careers

PowerToFly Gives Women Tools to Pursue Successful Careers

In a Nutshell: Although some progress has been made in recent years, women still face significant challenges when... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 4/29/19

Blog

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Job.com is Disrupting the Employment Search Process Through AI, Blockchain Technology, and a 5% Salary Signing Bonus

Job.com Brings Advanced Tech and Bonuses to Job Seekers

In a Nutshell: Job.com is a mainstay of the online employment search industry but is taking a bold new approach to... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 4/3/19

Blog

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Jobscan Boosts Job Seekers’ Chances of Getting Their Resumés in Front of Hiring Managers Through ATS-Friendly Optimization

Jobscan: Optimizing Resumés for ATS and Hiring Managers

In a Nutshell: In today’s competitive job market, a single job posting may receive hundreds of applications.... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 1/14/19

Blog

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Committed to Community and Commerce — Quality of Life, Leisure, and Learning Drive Economic Growth in Overland Park, Kansas

Quality of Life and Learning Drive Economic Growth in Overland Park

In a Nutshell: When Overland Park, Kansas, was founded, the goal was to make it an attractive place to live and... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 4/30/18

Blog

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Insights for Your Future – kununu Uses Employee and Applicant Reviews to Provide Job Seekers with Clear Employment Expectations

kununu: Employee Reviews Make Job Searches More Transparent

In a Nutshell: When searching for a job, it’s tough to anticipate what a company’s hiring process and culture will... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 4/20/18

Blog

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Best Cities to Jump-Start Your Career: Mauldin, SC, Enjoys Strong Economic Growth Alongside Community-Focused Development

Best Cities to Jump-Start Your Career: Mauldin, South Carolina

In a Nutshell: Our financial futures are often tied to the communities in which we live and work. That’s why it’s... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 4/10/18

Blog

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FlexJobs Helps Job Seekers Find Flexible Employment that Fits Their Career Goals and Lifestyles

FlexJobs Helps Job Seekers Find Flexible Work Opportunities

In a Nutshell: Rather than trying to find employment with a flexible schedule, Sara Sutton Fell decided to create... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/17/18

Blog

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Craft a Mistake-Free Résumé for Any Position with Help from the Ginger Page Writing App

Build a Mistake-Free Résumé with the Ginger Page Writing App

In a Nutshell: Although many of today’s job-seekers rely on the internet and digital applications, the résumé still... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/3/17

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Learn Key Skills to Land Your Perfect Job with Expert Martin Yate & the Resources at the Workplace Fairness Career Center

Learn Key Career Skills with Workplace Fairness Career Center

In a Nutshell: From the résumé to the interview (and everything in between), finding a job can be a stressful... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 3/13/17

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Helping Fill 10M+ Jobs Around the World: Freelancer.com Provides a Safe, Easy Way to Connect with Employers

Freelancer.com: Helping Fill 10M+ Jobs Around the World

In a Nutshell: Finding yourself suddenly — or even not-so-suddenly — unemployed can be a huge blow to both your... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 11/4/16

Best Of

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10 Best Career Advice Sites | Land Your Dream Job!

10 Best Career Advice Sites | Land Your Dream Job!

Eat, sleep, work, repeat. Eat, sleep, work, repeat. Eat, sleep, work, repeat. Just reading it gets boring after a... read more »

Logan Ladnyk

By: Logan Ladnyk • 3/1/16

Study

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1 in 10 Americans Have Been Denied Jobs Based on Bad Credit Reports

1 in 10 Americans Have Been Denied Jobs Based on Bad Credit Reports

So you think the only thing that suffers when you have bad credit is your ability to take out a loan? Think again.... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 6/23/20

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Stay Out of Bad Credit After Losing a Job

Stay Out of Bad Credit After Losing a Job

If you lose your job suddenly, you may find yourself in a financial crisis, especially if you don’t have much... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 7/25/14

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Can Working More Than One Job Affect Your Credit?

Can Working More Than One Job Affect Your Credit?

These days having a job – any job – is something to be thankful for. But many of the jobs that are out there are... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/25/14

Blog

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Will Bad Credit Hurt Your Job Search?

Will Bad Credit Hurt Your Job Search?

With employment credit checks increasingly becoming the norm, having bad credit could mean you are no longer... read more »

Savvy Working Gal

By: Savvy Working Gal • 7/25/14

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What Jobs Matter the Most When it Comes to Having Bad Credit?

What Jobs Matter the Most When it Comes to Having Bad Credit?

Looking for a new job? You may be required to submit your credit history before you are hired or promoted. A recent... read more »

Laura Slawny

By: Laura Slawny • 7/25/14