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Former Government Employees Discuss Job Losses

Former Government Employees Discuss Job Losses

There were several individuals who worked as state employees for the government but were laid off during the month of September in 2011. These four former employees stated…

Japan and Australia Clinched Trade Deal

Australia has beaten the U.S. to the punch in inking a new preliminary trade deal with Japan. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe,…

Job Trends

Update Your Resume Even if Not Searching for a Job

Update Your Resume Even if Not Searching for a Job

Even though you might be working an excellent job with great benefits and wonderful co-workers,…

Create a Resume Specifically for Job Relocation

Create a Resume Specifically for Job Relocation

Finding a job can be difficult to begin with. Add in the fact that you…

State Report Shows Some Positivity For Oregon

State Report Shows Some Positivity For Oregon

An Oregon Employment Department report shows that several counties, including Lincoln, Linn, and Benton, will…

Entry Level

Laurens County Chamber of Commerce Helping Residents with Entry Level Job Skills

Laurens County Chamber of Commerce Helping Residents with Entry Level Job Skills

Members of the Workforce Development Committee of the Laurens County Chamber of Commerce are working hard to improve the education levels…

Labor Laws

Death Of a Child Reminds Workers of Poor Labor Laws

Death Of a Child Reminds Workers of Poor Labor Laws

It was many, many decades ago when a statement was issued by the New England Association of Farmers, Mechanics and Other Workingmen about the workplace and children, according…

President Obama Extends Overtime Pay

President Obama Extends Overtime Pay

It is not uncommon for American workers to work more than the typical 40-hour work week, but many of them are not receiving compensation for the extra time…

Dominos Workers Win Against Labor Law Settlement

Dominos Workers Win Against Labor Law Settlement

Following a labor laws lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza Corporation, 61 employees win their settlement and $1.3 million to go along with it. The employees brought up a trial…

Career Resources

Top 10 Most Common Interview Questions and Advice

Whether you are going in for an entry level position or you are an Executive, be prepared for the 10 interview questions most commonly asked. Here is advice on how to best answer to impress the interviewer. How would you describe yourself?Do not tell personal stories, focus on what will interest the interviewer. Begin with your recent employment, listing out your characteristics and qualifications for the position. Have a story ready illustrating your best professional accomplishments. Memorizing a 60 second story will get you remembered and show why you are the best candidate. How long were you at your former (or current) place of employment?Three to five years in generally viewed as appropriate for excellent performers. If your history has positions that were moved, downsized, acquired, or closed; you may […]

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New Jobs

Authorities Find Out About Double Dipping Retired Cops

The Port Authority has recently become aware of a group of retired police officers from New Jersey and the New York Police Department (NYPD) who have been…

Unemployment

Long Term Unemployed Residents of Illinois Get Recognition

In December, Congress put an end to long-term unemployment insurance, but a state workforce agency in Illinois is standing up for them and their rights. The agency…

Job Loss

The Murphy’s Market Store at the Taunton Forge Announces Their Closing

Murphy’s Market recently announced that they will be closing one of their stores located at Taunton Forge in Medford, New Jersey. The owners of the supermarket made…

Employment Crime

Baggage Theft Case Looks at More Arrests

This is likely not the first time you have heard about this property theft issue at the Los Angeles International Airport, and it won’t be the last.…

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