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Over 50? 12 Great Ways To Land A Job

Peter G. Miller | Posted 09.09.2014 | Fifty
Peter G. Miller

The job market is tough today, especially when you consider that the government's inflated and expansive definition of a 'job' includes part-time employment, temporary work and even unpaid work for the family. We hear a lot of tales about the inability of workers over 50 to get a job, perhaps in part because of their age.

Good News: Obamacare Clearly Isn't Stifling the Economy

Anthony W. Orlando | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics
Anthony W. Orlando

The more of the law that's implemented, the better the economy seems to perform. How can that be?

Why You Should Hire a Mom

CT Working Moms | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
CT Working Moms

While there are a growing number of full-time opportunities listed on job posting boards, relatively few organization are willing to hire people into part-time or flex-time options. Employers of America are missing out on perhaps our greatest resource.

Are employers fretting over overhead?

Mary Ellen Biery | Posted 11.11.2013 | Business
Mary Ellen Biery

If you're worried about losing your job, you're less likely to take on a new-car monthly payment if your old vehicle is meeting most of your needs, ri...

3 Tips on How to be an Effective Student Manager

Uloop | Posted 08.25.2013 | College
Uloop

Something important to keep in mind as you manage your fellow employees is that you are not more important than them. While you may have the title of manager, you need to be able to work as a member of your team in order to help your business run smoothly.

Alice Hines

No Way Up: Walmart’s Workers Decry Dead-End Poverty

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice Hines | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business

Two years ago, when she started working at the deli counter of a Walmart in Illinois, Lisa hoped that her job would amount to the beginning of a caree...

10 Part-Time Jobs For Retirees

www.bankrate.com | Posted 12.14.2011 | Fifty

If you're at or near retirement, you may find that a part-time or occasional job would make a big difference to your budget. Beyond paper routes an...

El-Erian: 'Sleepwalking On America's Unemployment Crisis'

Project Syndicate | Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 07.02.2011 | Business

The issue is the scope and composition of unemployment in America – a problem that is yet to be sufficiently recognized for its increasingly detrime...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Recent College Graduates Not Only Move Back Home, But Stay There

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 06.22.2011 | College

NEW YORK -- Ashley Moore never planned on moving back in with her parents. Nearly a year after graduating from college, Moore, 22, also never expe...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Newly Graduated and Scrambling For Full-Time Jobs

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 06.15.2011 | College

NEW YORK -- For David Cristello, the jobs are catch as catch can. Cristello, 23, currently holds down five part-time jobs. Come summer, when h...

Unemployment 'Math': Statistical Lies

Iris Mack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Iris Mack

Parents need to demand that their children learn math. Math literate citizens can will use analytical reasoning to see through the lies of government and the ridiculous insults from the mainstream media.

Workforce Flexibility Promotes Employment of People with Disabilities

Robin Shaffert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robin Shaffert

We need to explore more fully the importance of predictability in scheduling and the options for expanded paid and unpaid leave in order to address the needs for flexibility of an even broader group of workers.

Are You Keeping Pace With Change -- or Not?

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

Wayne Turmel is a unique voice in the leadership and communication field. Recently, I had the chance to ask him some questions about how the world of work has changed and how leaders haven't kept pace.

Recession Creating A Lost Generation; Young People Can't Find Jobs

BusinesWeek | Peter Coy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bright, eager -- and unwanted. While unemployment is ravaging just about every part of the global workforce, the most enduring harm is being done to y...

The Waffle Guy, or, Financial Independence in Uncertain Times

Ike Eze | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ike Eze

In times like these, we harbor this nagging fear of corporate layoffs, or worse -- the failure of the entire company. So how can we tackle this fear and come up with a solution?