The 10 fastest growing jobs for young professionals right now

Launching a career can be challenging at the best of times. You enter the job market without a great deal of work experience or even finely honed job searching skills. You get better at applying and interviewing the more you have to do it. Young people just starting out now are facing an even more…

New report reveals the highest paying jobs for technology grads

Young people can earn some enviable salaries very early in their careers, especially if they enter the lucrative tech sector. Comparably, an organization that monitors the job market for trends in careers and compensation, recently studied thousands of salary records for workers aged 18-24. Recent grads who studied computer science, business or design landed the…

Five essential career skills you gain from customer service training

If you can’t find that first job in your chosen profession, but there is a service industry position available, take it. People sometimes look down on customer service jobs as being beneath them, or dead-ends. In a hot job market, like we are currently experiencing, employers often have trouble filling these roles. So, if you’re…

Survey reveals the 10 key attributes employers look for in student resumes

College and university students who are looking for a job often struggle with deciding what to highlight in their resumes and applications. This might help you focus. The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) recently surveyed hundreds of employers about what they most value in resumes from student applicants. It turns out that for…