In this tough economy, a lot of people are looking for jobs, or for one reason or another have just quit their job. If you've spent some time and effort -- and money -- on your job search this year, … [Read more...] about Looking For A Job? Don’t Forget The Tax Deductions!
One of the realities afflicting many in the current job market is the fact that underemployment is a big issue. While it's true that unemployment is still something that weighs on many, there are … [Read more...] about What To Do If You’re Underemployed
Recently, Marissa Mayer, Yahoo's CEO, instituted a new plan to bring telecommuters back into the office. Following suit, Best Buy just announced that it, too, will rein in telecommuting. In recent … [Read more...] about What Do You Think About Telecommuting?
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A new year is coming, and with it a certain amount of hope. Many of us look forward to a new year as a fresh beginning. A way to make a new start that results in a better situation in life and in … [Read more...] about Boost Your Job Prospects For The New Year
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The past few years have been rough ones, and we have seen our unemployment rates go from 4-5% all the way up to 9.8% as of last month's unemployment report. As bad as 9.8% sounds, could the situation … [Read more...] about What Is The Real Unemployment Rate? Is It Really Only 9.8% Or Are Things Worse Than That?
It is often assumed that because the rich have amassed a fortune, that they really don't have to work very hard, and that in general that they work less than others who are less well off. They just h … [Read more...] about Do The Rich Work Harder? Is The Key To Wealth Hard Work?
In early June millions of people who were without a job ran out of jobless benefits as congress failed to push back the deadline for people to apply for unemployment. It is estimated that over 2 … [Read more...] about Unemployment Benefits Extended And Are Available Again For Up To 99 Weeks