Careers 2009

15 Stories • Available July 2009
Back To School

Back To School

fit from going into the classroom again Lauren Baumbauer Creators News Syndicate Are you interested in new opportunities, skills, personal growth and networking? Believe it or not, returning to the

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Moving On -- Quietly

Moving On -- Quietly

or new work takes discretion with a current employer Lauren Baumbauer Creators News Service Some individuals may consider themselves lucky just to have a stable source of income, even if it's from

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Get Noticed

Get Noticed

resume stands above the rest Chandra Orr Creators News Service Want to stand out in a sea of applicants? You're going to need a powerful resume -- one that sets you apart from other candidates in

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It's Who You Know

It's Who You Know

r networking skills to get the best advantages Sharon Naylor Creators News Service If you're looking for a new job, networking is vital to the success of your search. You could have the perfect ref

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Winds Of Change

Winds Of Change

e a dog? A job switch might be in order Diane Schlindwein Creators News Service Everyone has difficult days on the job. Yet if you find yourself constantly miserable at work, it might be time to co

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Work Daze

Work Daze

and-new "brand you" Bob Goldman Creators News Service Life is so unfair. In today's economy you actually have work to look for work, taking valuable couch time to counterfeit diplomas, or invent ac

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At Work

At Work

hort-term job with great experience on your resume Lindsey Novak Creators News Service Q: I was laid off from my past two jobs -- the first because of an acquisition and the second because of a dow

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Open Doors

Open Doors

health care and government offer opportunities Valerie Lemke Creators News Service When one door closes, another opens -- it is an adage worth remembering in stressful economic times. As unemploym

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Right Fit

Right Fit

factors into workplace satisfaction Chelle Cordero Creators News Service Monday morning comes and you find you just can't face the work week. So instead you hit snooze -- again -- and pull the cov

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What's That?

What's That?

careers that you may have never heard of Linda Pescatore Creators News Service Despite childhood aspirations, most of us didn't grow up to become astronauts and ballerinas. And that's actually a w

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The Savage Truth

The Savage Truth

iring squad and keep your job Terry Savage Creators News Service The employment news is grim. Companies are announcing mass layoffs. Your job could be next. It's a scary way to live for millions of

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Dress The Part

Dress The Part

e the man (or woman) leave a lasting impression Vicky Katz Whitaker Creators News Service Skip the clunky jewelry, flip flops, nose rings, heavy perfume and strong aftershave lotion -- if you want

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Etiquette Matters

Etiquette Matters

anners before, during and after an interview Sharon Naylor Creators News Service You're under the microscope while you're on a job interview. Recruiters and interviewers are reading you every secon

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Got Issues?

Got Issues?

off makes it difficult to get back up Chandra Orr Creators News Service Don't let downsizing get you down. It's natural to feel depressed, angry, confused and even embarrassed. But the sooner you

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Down, Not Out

Down, Not Out

work time to increase your employability Sharon Naylor Creators News Service If you're out of a job, you have two choices: Lie on the couch and watch television or turn your free time into a campa

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Career Facts 1

Career Facts 1

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Career Facts 2

Career Facts 2

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Career Facts 3

Career Facts 3

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