The fastest-growing job in each U.S. state

This article is originally published by Yahoo! Finance. The unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.0% in January 2019, while the labor force participation rate hit its highest mark since 2013. Overall, the report indicated that the U.S. labor market is still chugging along. And some jobs are growing faster than others. Construction and extraction jobs are in high demand … Continue reading The fastest-growing job in each U.S. state

Are older workers being edged out of job opportunities?

This article is originally published by HRD. Age discrimination is the main reason nearly a quarter of workers in the UK find it difficult to land a new job, a new study showed. Job search engine Jobrapido interviewed 2,027 Britons to ask what they believed prevented them from getting the job that they wanted. As … Continue reading Are older workers being edged out of job opportunities?

Living in the age of redundancy

This article is authored by Benjamin Hurley and is originally published by HRM. Over the course of a seven-year career in eCommerce, I have been made redundantthree times. Maybe it shocks you to hear that. It shocks me to write it out. But we shouldn’t be shocked. The fact is, redundancies are becoming more frequent. It … Continue reading Living in the age of redundancy

What Most People Learn Too Late about Happiness!

This article is authored by Kathy Donaldson, Career Consultant & Life Coach, Educator and Trainer, a Career Money Life Certified Supplier. You can view the original article on Kathy's website. When we think of happiness and success, we tend to believe that is waiting for a time or condition when we can be happier or … Continue reading What Most People Learn Too Late about Happiness!

Top tips for a flexible workplace

The following article is authored by Diversity Council Australia CEO, Lisa Annese.  This article was first published in The third Sector. Flexibility is key. No successful sporting coach has ever suggested that only one or two members of a team need to be flexible. While it can be advantageous for certain positions on the field … Continue reading Top tips for a flexible workplace