Archives for 2014

Jobs for Teenagers

Tips On Finding A Job As A Teenager So you’re saving up some money to buy a car in the near future. Your parents have decided to cut your allowance and are encouraging you to get a job. The problem is, you’re a teenager. And being a teenager, what kind of job can you really expect to find? Most of the time, jobs for teenagers will find you at your local fast food restaurants or bagging groceries for impatient shoppers at your grocery stores. Sure, it’ll bring you a paycheck but it also might make the start of your working life pretty miserable. Believe it or not, there are jobs for … [Read more...]

Video Gaming: A Career Opportunity

Getting Paid To Play Games? Video games have exploded into a multi-billion dollar a year business and have opened the doors for those exploring a video gaming career. Every year new video games are produced, and people of all ages flock to stores to pick up the latest titles. I have been playing video games since the very first year that the Atari game system came out. My generation was the first that embraced the idea of video games, but succeeding generations have turned the industry into what it is today. Playing video games is a blast, but the popularity of gaming has also turned into … [Read more...]

Must-know Tips on Executive Job Search

Need To Know Advice For Executive Job Search It is normal for every person to strive for career advancement and growth. It makes them feel that all of their hard work has paid off and that a promotion is, indeed, the best reward they can get. However, for some whose luck seems to be so illusive, they have to find their own growth somewhere else. That is why most of them opted for an executive job search, where they hope that someday they would be lucky enough to find the executive job that they have long been dreaming for. But is it really just luck? Or are there some factors that need … [Read more...]

Identify Your Skills To Help Getting That Job

When applying for a job, it is ideal that you identify your strengths and weaknesses and get prepared to address them because knowing your advantage, the chances of getting that job you want will surely get easier. But you should not get too confident since this is one of the common mistakes that plague job applicants. Appearing too confident or as somewhat of a know it all person will only get you labeled by your interviewer as unfit for the job. Identifying your skills First thing's first. You should identify your skills. This is your ticket to getting that job and you should be able to … [Read more...]

Criminal Record – Stigma For Life When Seeking Employment

A look at the difficult life an ex-convict or someone with a criminal record faces, from getting a job to just trying to fit into society. If you've ever been convicted of a crime, no matter how small, you know the stigma that you carry with you because of that conviction.  Unfortunately, even something as minor as a shoplifting charge or disorderly conduct conviction can make life difficult in so many areas. Probably the area where a criminal record has the most impact is in applying for and getting a job.  While there are laws against discrimination, and yes, not hiring somebody … [Read more...]

Medical Transcription – An Emerging Profession

Medical Transcription is the process of interpreting and transcribing the dictation made by doctors or other health care professionals regarding patient status, treatment procedures, diagnoses, prognoses, etc. With medical transcription of dictated data from physicians, the medical transcriptionist may also edit the text that is produced by voice recognition software. Medical Transcription is the translating of dictations made by a doctor. As a result, it requires an extensive knowledge of medical, pharmacological and anatomical terms. In the past medical transcriptionists would … [Read more...]

Bartending: Part Time Job, Full Time Income

Bartending is one of the few jobs that you can make a full time income from a part time job.  If you are an outgoing person that likes to be in a social environment, then bartending is worth a look. It is very easy to become a bartender.  There are many schools that teach bartending, and it only takes about two weeks to complete the course.  Most bartending schools charge less than $300 and help you find a job. Bartending is actually very easy. It does take some practice, but most bartenders don’t need to learn an enormous amount of drinks. In actuality, most bartenders make only a … [Read more...]

You Just Got Your CDL License – Now What?

Congratulations! You just completed and passed the instructional driving courses and earned your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). So now that you are licensed to drive a truck, what is your next step? Unless you have a thing about big trucks and just wanted the license to say you have it, chances are you went to school and got your CDL because you want to be a truck driver. Luckily for you, there are a number of opportunities just waiting to be found. It is up to you to find the trucking jobs that best fit your needs. Think about why you wanted to be a trucker in the first place. Was … [Read more...]

Choosing The Right Career

How to choose a career for yourself? It is important to go for a career that is your calling. There are numbers of options to choose from. You can make a career in medicine, law, architecture, finance, designing, media and many more fields. Your career will also decide what you do for the better part of your day/night and more importantly the course of your life. Therefore, it is advisable to choose a career that suits you and your expectations from life. Career help for Graduates! Choose A Job You'll Love Choose a job that you love and you will never have to work. This maxim holds true … [Read more...]