Job Hunting? Experts Suggest Keeping Your Resume 'Drop Dead Simple,' Highlighting Numbers & Making An Effort To Reach OutAs for the job "search," experts say it usually takes more than just hitting "apply here."
STEM Skills Are In Demand Across The Labor MarketIn a first-of-its-kind study, the Brookings Institute analyzed millions of advertisements for job vacancies and compared the length of time jobs requiring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills and non-STEM related jobs remained open.
Take The Job Market ChallengeSteven Greenberg, CBS Radio Host of "Your Next Job" put Carolina, John and Lisa to the test with a fun, six question quiz about the job market.
Rutgers Poll: Recent Graduates Having Trouble Finding WorkThe poll of 571 graduates of public and private four-year schools found just over half have full-time jobs. They were graduates from 2006 to 2010.
Unemployment Drops To 8.9 Percent, Lowest In Almost 2 YearsNew evidence on Friday morning revealed that the economy added 192,000 jobs in February, and the unemployment rate dropped to 8.9 percent—the lowest in almost two years.
Westchester Workshop Gives Unemployed Hope For FutureThe job market is really tough right now, and it’s expected to stay that way for a long time. In Westchester, though, a workshop was held to give those who lost their job in the recession some hope of reinvention.
'Purple Squirrels' Now In DemandBusinesses are looking to do more with fewer workers, so they want people who are able to take on a wide range of duties.