Top 15 Employers for Veterans

Veteran unemployment continues to be an issue in our country, especially for those who have served since 2001, known as Gulf War-era II veterans.  According to data released last month by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, while on its way Continue reading Top 15 Employers for Veterans

How Important Is That College Degree?

Author Thomas Friedman recently assessed the ramifications of the economic downturn and its affects on what he calls the education-to-work model in America.  What he discovered is that since jobs are evolving quickly, they require equally evolving new skill sets.  Continue reading How Important Is That College Degree?

Short-Term Employment: The Wave of the Future

There was a recent article in the Chicago Tribune that discussed a new phenomenon among employers.  They are looking to hire workers for short “tours of duty.”  Gone are the days of being a “lifer” at IBM.  Because of the Continue reading Short-Term Employment: The Wave of the Future

Defining Who You Are Marketing your Personal Brand to Enhance Your Professional Career

Author and motivational speaker Kaplan Mobray has a question for you, “What is your personal brand?” Mobray teaches professionals, with his new book entitled “The 10K’s of Personal Branding,” how to market themselves in a unique way in order to Continue reading Defining Who You Are Marketing your Personal Brand to Enhance Your Professional Career