Tag: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Good money without a degree

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Good money without a degree

“Get an education so you can get a decent job,” said your parents, and they’re right — but lucrative careers aren’t limited to people with four-year degrees or post-graduate education. Many high paying careers only require an associate’s degree. Please note: Median earnings listed below come from 2012 Bureau of Labor Statistics data.
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4 Effective ways to prepare for a telephone interview

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Before we get to the root of this article, you will need to understand the reason for the telephone interview. Most people think that the phone interview is what is going to get them the job. This is a common misunderstanding. When a company is considering taking on a new person, they will have many candidates who have applied for the job, so they conduct a phone interview first to weed out any candidates that are obviously not fit for the job. This is actually a good thing, as the odds are greater that you can get the job — if you make it through this interview.<!–more–>

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Advance your engineering career while working

Advance your engineering career while working

A career in engineering requires a high level of education, dedication and knowledge. While for most graduates it’s always very exciting to gain a position with an engineering firm, eventually they reach a point where they wish to advance in their career. For those seeking career advancement, there are many ways to move forward on their career path.
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3 tips for preparing your clinical exam

3 tips for preparing your clinical exam

Your nerves are likely going to be taught when you walk in to take your clinical exam. It is the culmination of years of work and study. Preparing well ahead of time is the key to moving through your exam smoothly and with as few negative incidents as possible.
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Benefit from commercial driver’s license

Benefit from commercial driver's license

 

Many people have trouble deciding which career path is right for them, especially nowadays, as the economy is not in a particularly good shape, and wage levels in many sectors are not as high as they used to be a few years ago, but there are a couple of careers that have pretty good prospects even in these tough economic times. For example, choosing to work as a professional commercial driver can be a very good decision, considering that it brings many benefits, such as a good salary, flexible hours, and job security. This makes driving a commercial vehicle pretty appealing, even though becoming a commercial driver can be a bit difficult and you need to put a lot of time, effort and money in order to obtain a commercial driver’s license.
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Do you want to be an Insurance Agent?

Do you want to be an Insurance Agent?

Job in the insurance sector may be an enticing piece of cake, but many remain completely oblivious about what all does this profile includes. Though the industry of insurers reflects a rising curve, the hardships are no less. What all it comprises, let’s take an elaborative look.
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