Posts Tagged“careers”

Did you know that a recent survey found that nearly 67% of college graduates don’t have a job lined up? The reality is that many students either do not think about employment after graduation or have been unable to secure full-time employment. It can be stressful to find a job that’s right for you, especially if you are also attempting to relocate cities or states in the process as many grads do. Moreover, with 70 percent of college students in owing loans that average to $37,172, it’s no wonder employment is urgently on many of their minds. That considered, finding…

Social Workers are very much in demand across the UK. Vacancies stand at around 11%, and these social work jobs need filling, so if you’re looking for a career in which you’re valued and necessary, as well as making meaningful contribution to society, this is a great choice. There are downsides, of course: you’ll be facing some stressful circumstances; and as with much of the public sector resources are at a premium. If you can balance that with valuable work and a team who all equally committed, social work could be a good job for you. Today we’re taking a…

When you’re looking for a job, you need to take a lot into account. Your skills and qualifications – whether they’re skills you have now and need to show off to your best advantage in CVs, application forms and interview, or skills you need to acquire before you can go after the job of your dreams. You also need to think about the relevant experience you have, and that’s not necessarily related to your education or professional work. If you’re trying to transition to a career that’s previously been a passion for you, whether that’s a creative job or work…

In every profession there are those who do exceedingly well. If you follow sports you know that some teams and some players year in and year out always lead the stats, make it to the finals, and take home the trophies. If it is a charity in Osceola County or somewhere else in Iowa that does great things for the community, you know that some always seem to be able to excel, while others never seem to be able to get it together. If it’s in the business world, the same business leaders seem to always be ahead of the…

One thing that I hear most whenever I ask my students what they most look for in a career choice, is a huge salary. They say that money does not make you happy, and it probably doesn’t , but it is always nice to dream isn’t it? Whilst there are some jobs out there that may bring you a great deal of joy and personal satisfaction, there are others which will allow you to command an enormous salary, especially if you are good at it! If you are looking for a new career, or to embark on your very first…