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WATCH: Sites To Help Post 50 Job-Seekers

CNET | Posted 07.07.2012 | Fifty

The June employment report released July 6 showed dismal growth of just 80,000 jobs but contained a silver lining for older workers: Those 55+ who wer...

Don't Let Impostor Syndrome Sabotage Your Career

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 09.04.2012 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

Have you ever experienced a moment of panic before you got ready to pitch a proposal or convene a meeting? Completely stopped in your tracks from self-doubt? If so, you're in good company.

10 States Where Wages Are Falling

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 07.04.2012 | Business

If you were expecting a raise from your boss, think again. Sure, the job market sort of picked up at the end of last year, but Americans' wages ac...

To Be Nothing but Yourself

Michael Meade, D.H.L. | Posted 09.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Michael Meade, D.H.L.

Genuine vision reveals that beyond the issue of jobs there is also the deeper struggle for self-realization and the individual need to find a person's essential life-work.

Right-Wing Radio Host Slams ENDA As 'Insanity'

Posted 06.30.2012 | Gay Voices

"We had another word for something like this: it's called insanity." That's how Steve Crampton described the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (END...

Job Security or Job Insecurity? 10 Interview Secrets

Shaahin Cheyene | Posted 08.28.2012 | Business
Shaahin Cheyene

In this economy finding a job has gotten increasingly more difficult. Here are 10 powerful insider secrets that can help you master the interview and get the job you want.

Veterans Respected, But Misunderstood

J. J. Abrams | Posted 08.26.2012 | Impact
J. J. Abrams

Respected for their service and applauded for their sacrifice when they return home, today's veterans are also, in some important ways, deeply misunderstood by the people they fight for.

What Do You Do? Identity vs. Work, East vs. West

Andrew Lam | Posted 08.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Andrew Lam

A while back, when I was visiting my mother's ancestral village in Thai Binh province in northern Vietnam, it occurred to me that, after a barrage of questions from distant relatives, not once did anyone ask that common question in America: "So, what do you do?"

Bad News For Recent Grads

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.26.2012 | College

Recent college graduates are deeper in debt than people thought. It's been widely circulated that the average student graduates with $23,300 to $25...

Does Your Job Have Purpose?

Tracy H. Porter | Posted 08.21.2012 | Business
Tracy H. Porter

Workers are beginning to demand jobs that are in line with their values and are a reflection of who they are as an individual. One method to achieve such a lofty goal is to find an organization which is built upon workplace spirituality.

Stay Employable: Manage Your Knowledge Portfolios For A 21st-Century Career

Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti | Posted 08.21.2012 | Education
Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti

Like a high-performing stock portfolio, your educational investment needs managing. Just as you must continually adjust your portfolio to match personal goals and global changes, you must make a commitment to lifelong learning.

Can a Standardized Test Trump the High School Diploma at Predicting Job Readiness?

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 08.19.2012 | Business
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

17 year-old Ana Diaz got her first ever job after taking the WorkKeys Assessment. Photo:Brett Myers/Youth Radio By: Sayre Quevedo According the US ...

Is College Really Worth It?

Maura Kastberg | Posted 08.15.2012 | Education
Maura Kastberg

Getting into college is not the end game; what happens after graduation matters. As long as students select colleges and majors with long-term goals in mind, they'll end up with a college education they can afford.

Make It In America Once Again

Rep. Jackie Speier | Posted 06.14.2012 | San Francisco
Rep. Jackie Speier

How much of what we own was made in our country? Inventory your clothes, TV, kitchen appliances and cell phone: chances are most items were not made here. But if we make things in America once again, American families will make it, too.

Job Growth: A Study in Contrasts

Richard Barrington | Posted 08.06.2012 | Business
Richard Barrington

On a state-by-state basis, recent employment trends have been a study in contrast. The good news, though, is that there are still more states where jobs are growing rather than shrinking.

Are Employer Credit Checks Pushing Us Back into a Recession?

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 08.05.2012 | Business
Sanjay Sanghoee

A lot of those people are facing a grim Catch 22. Because of the recession, they lost their livelihood and good credit, and now that damaged credit is preventing them from a finding a job to fix the problem.

Hiring Agency Pairs Nonprofits With Retired Seniors At 'Discount' Rate

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 06.05.2012 | Fifty

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- As she got older, Gail McDaniel felt she should be doing more to make the world better. She'd been laid off after a long career...

Mark Gongloff

Recession Watch Begins | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.01.2012 | Business

Get ready: The ugly May jobs report will revive talk of another recession. Don't believe it. Yet. The "R" word got dropped all over Twitter within ...

Mark Gongloff

7 Reasons The Jobs Report Might Be Lousy Again | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.31.2012 | Business

It's almost that time again, America: We're less than 24 hours away from the latest jobs report, which could help decide the 2012 presidential electio...

Israeli Startup Helping Americans Find Jobs

Anav Silverman | Posted 07.31.2012 | Technology
Anav Silverman

Utilizing social networking as its base, is the only job search engine that aggregates jobs in real time from social networks including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus and more.

You Say Marriage, I Say Jobs

Jessica Arevalo | Posted 07.30.2012 | Latino Voices
Jessica Arevalo

Marriage equality is important, but I challenge the LGBTQ community to work together to prioritize legislation that encompasses a wider range of our community. Not everyone wants to get married. But everyone needs a job.

Lila Shapiro

ExxonMobil Shareholder Pushes Expanded Protections For LGBT Workers | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2012 | Gay Voices

Corporate America has taken bold strides over the past decade, with many companies expanding protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender em...

National Small Business Week: Main Street Means Business

Fred R. Becker, Jr. | Posted 07.22.2012 | Small Business
Fred R. Becker, Jr.

Even as recent headlines detail yet one more investment debacle at a behemoth Wall Street bank, small businesses and credit unions continue to carry the water for America's communities and ultimately, our entire nation's economic well-being.

Maker Lab Teaches Rockets, Circuits, and Soldering

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 07.21.2012 | Home
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Originally published on, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Youth Radio Bicycle pump-powered rock...

Doonesbury on Job Creation

Andrew Tobias | Posted 07.19.2012 | Comedy
Andrew Tobias

As noted in Friday's wonderful Doonesbury, job creators are very sensitive people. Circumstances have to be just right for them to unleash their magic powers.