Who doesn’t like more vacation time? If you like hiking, traveling or just plain relaxing by the beach or on a sofa reading a book, you should know which careers offer the best benefits where vacations come in, or more specifically, the longest vacation times.
America’s first lady Michelle Obama and Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau, the wife of Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau both wore Canadian designers to the state dinner in honor of Canada on Thursday (10 March), said the Washington Post.
Sales is one of those careers where, says Monster, academic achievements and credentials have increasingly become less important than other personal qualities that recruiters look for, like savvy or persuasion for example.
Changing careers is something everyone hopes they will never have to do, but sometimes, you find yourself in a situation where the only way is out. Fortunately, not all careers require you to go back to school and get years of training. Following our last foray at the subject, here are a few more careers, courtesy of Monster, that are quick to change to and can pay well, too.
If you are the kind of person who would rather run his own show (and business!) rather than be somebody’s employee, then you might want to consider entrepreneurship. However, before you leap, it would be a good idea to know what the qualities of a successful entrepreneur are.
Three big sponsor names of Maria Sharapova's cut ties with the Russain tennis No. 1 after she announced that she had failed a drug test at the Australian Open at a news conference in Los Angeles on Monday (Mar 7).
When deciding what career you want to pursue, it is imperative that you know yourself, and what kind of job suits your personality. There are career assessment tests, says Monster, that will help you decide whether you are a "mediator," "defender" or an ISTJ.
While it is true that job interview ensembles are largely exaggerated, especially in this day and age, you should also not go to the other extreme. There are some things that you should definitely take care of when dressing for an interview.
There’s probably no one in the job industry who hasn’t gotten stuck once or twice (at least!) with a bad employer. However, there are ways to avoid this: you can keep an eye out for a bad boss and try to identify him/her before you accept the offer of working in their company.
When you’re looking for a new job, you may think you have to take a casual leave, or pretend to be sick. But you may not always have to. There are some instances when it is perfectly acceptable to tell your boss you’re job hunting.
Many people believe that an estate management degree only equips you with the skills needed to work in the property sector. But what it also does is gives you some highly desirable and transferable skills in commerce and business.
For those of you with a passion in preserving and serving nature and the environment so strong you went out and got an environmental studies degree, fret not. Prospects suggests a few careers you could pursue while still doing what you love.