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Lost Your Job? Don’t Freak Out: 3 Recovery Techniques
  • Lost Your Job? Don’t Freak Out: 3 Recovery Techniques

Lost Your Job? Don’t Freak Out: 3 Recovery Techniques

By |April 3rd, 2016|

There are few blows in life like getting fired, laid off, sacked, or otherwise let go. Divorce, death of a loved one, and forced immigration are just about the only things in life that stress us more than loss of a job. Losing a job can prompt depression and anxiety: two emotional sensations that […]

Economic Activity in The US Continues To Decline
  • Economic Activity in The US Continues To Decline

Economic Activity in The US Continues to Decline

By |October 27th, 2015|

As global economic conditions continue to decline, the United States is beginning to show some major concerns of its own. Recently, the new homes sales report for the month of September was released, ultimately validating concerns with regard to the strength and stability of the United States economy. Today, we’ll talk about the new […]

The United States Dollar Is Having a Hard Month
  • The United States Dollar Is Having a Hard Month

The United States Dollar Is Having a Hard Month

By |October 13th, 2015|

It seems like just yesterday when I was writing posts about how strong the United States dollar was. However, the month of October hasn’t been so kind to the currency. In fact, throughout the month so far, all we’ve seen from the USD has been declines. Today, we’ll talk about why the United States […]

US Jobs Growth Becomes a Major Cause for Concern
  • US Jobs Growth Becomes a Major Cause for Concern

US Jobs Growth Becomes a Major Cause for Concern

By |October 6th, 2015|

The United States economy has been booming for quite some time now. That’s thanks to the low, near zero, Federal Reserve interest rate. While the Federal Reserve planned to increase their rate by the end of the year, new economic data shows troubling signs for the US economy. This means that the Fed is […]

Degree in Hand: Strategies for Choosing Your Marketing Career Path
  • Degree in Hand: Strategies for Choosing Your Marketing Career Path

Degree in Hand: Strategies for Choosing Your Marketing Career Path

By |September 15th, 2015|

There are many types of marketing niches and, if you’re thinking of going into this lucrative industry, then you should understand your options.
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Promotional marketing uses incentives like contests or sweepstakes to engage the target audience with a brand or an organization. For example, one campaign – the ATOM Marketing campaign – focused on the […]

Who Benefits the Most from Increased Minimum Wage?
  • Who Benefits the Most from Increased Minimum Wage?

Who Benefits the Most from Increased Minimum Wage?

By |August 31st, 2015|

Minimum wage rates are rising around the country. Some regions are lifting it higher than the United States has ever seen ($15.37 in Los Angeles), while other regions have more…shall we say… modest plans (Georgia and Wyoming employers pay their lowest compensated workers $5.15/hr). Five US States, all located in the South, have no […]

Get Hired the Smarter Way With Hired.com!
  • Get Hired the Smarter Way With Hired.com!

Get Hired the Smarter Way With Hired.com!

By |April 21st, 2015|

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Getting Started With Your Career
  • Getting Started With Your Career

Getting Started With Your Career

By |April 1st, 2015|

So now is the time, you’ve graduated, you are more than happy with what you have achieved and want to start your career. Well entering the world of work isn’t as easy as it sounds and we’ll give you some ideas as to why. Firstly you want to make sure that you aim as […]

If You Lost Your Job Tomorrow, Would You Survive Financially?
  • If You Lost Your Job Tomorrow, Would You Survive Financially?

If You Lost Your Job Tomorrow, Would You Survive Financially?

By |December 10th, 2014|

Sometimes, months of layoff rumors precede a job loss. You hear whispers of cutbacks and people not getting their raises. Other offices start to close, and you’re pressured to work harder and cut costs.

At other times, a job loss happens with absolutely no warning. Your business closes, you get fired, or you become disabled […]

Why to Consider a Career in Accounting
  • Why to Consider a Career in Accounting

Why to Consider a Career in Accounting

By |November 27th, 2014|

A career in the accounting realm of finance is the perfect path for a certain kind of individual. Those who thrive with numbers, mathematical rigor, routine, and accuracy are the perfect fit for this varied role. There is always a demand for excellent accountants, because these characteristics aren’t found among just anybody. But those […]