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Best Cities Where to Search for Jobs in IT

April 8, 2013

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Tweet If you are in IT and looking for a new position, you may wonder where to search for jobs. There are several cities or metro areas where you may have more luck than in others. Some of the areas on the list may surprise you. St. Louis, MO St. Louis is the home for […]

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Knowing Where to Search for Jobs: Look for the Hot Industries

April 5, 2013

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Tweet Looking for a job can be a frustrating experience. Using some strategy can help you make your search more fruitful and successful. One strategy is to try to figure out where to search for jobs – this does not always mean specific cities or states. Instead, it means figuring out which industries are hiring […]

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Where to Search for Jobs: The Best Cities for Jobs This Spring

April 4, 2013

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Tweet Spring is coming and it feels like there may be some reason for optimism on the jobs front. In February, the US economy added over 200,000 jobs leading to an unemployment rate of 7.7%. The Manpower Employment Outlook Survey confirms the optimism. With all of the potential positions out there, if you want to […]

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Help Me Find a Job: 4 Questions to Ask About a New Career before Making the Jump

March 26, 2013

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Tweet Most people at some point consider leaving their current jobs; some of these people decide to embark on a new career altogether. While the prospect of changing careers can be exciting, it should not be a quick decision. There are several questions that you should ask yourself about a new career if you want […]

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Job Search Advice for Veterans: Best Job Options

March 18, 2013

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Tweet Finding a job after completing military service can be challenging. The government and a number of companies are working together to help vets find employment but vets may have a difficult time determining the best way to utilize the skills they learned in the military. CareerCast has listed the best career paths for military […]

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Job Search Strategies: The Best Jobs for Women

March 11, 2013

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Tweet With the New Year, many people are looking for new jobs. A survey by Right Management in November 2012 found that 86% of people polled planned to look for a new job in 2013. A significant number of those people want to change career paths altogether. Women are leading the charge for new positions. […]

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Where to Search for Jobs: New Careers After 50

March 8, 2013

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Tweet Looking for a job after the age of 50 means that you might be different than it was when you were younger. This might be a second career or you might want to work fewer hours or at a career that is less stressful than your previous one. But while age discrimination may be […]

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Job Search Advice: Best Cities for Young Professionals

February 25, 2013

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Tweet When looking for a new job, young people often look for cities that have activities that cater to them as young single people as well as plenty of other single young people to socialize with.  Important job search advice for these seekers is to look for positions in places that are good for young […]

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How to Job Search for a Government Position

February 21, 2013

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Tweet Although the federal government has been trimming some of its job positions to cope with the recession, there still may be opportunities to find a cool and interesting job with the government. The government still has to function and every year a significant number of employees become eligible for retirement. Since there are positions […]

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How Labor Market Information Can Help Me Find a Job

February 18, 2013

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Tweet The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) can be very helpful in your job search – especially if you are looking for a new career or new cities.  Every month, BLS releases information about job openings and hires; for example, there were 3.7 million job openings and 4.3 million hires in November 2012. This and […]

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